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Ex-Skye bank chairman Tunde Ayeni arrested by EFCC, to be arraigned for fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission have arrested and detained a former Chairman of Skye Bank Plc (now Polaris Bank), Tunde Ayeni, for fraud, Punch reports. Ayeni was chairman of the bank before it’s license was revoked by the CBN in September this year. The former bank boss is alleged to …

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Photo: 58-year-old man arrested for allegedly defiling his 14-year-old daughter in Lagos

The Lagos state police comand have arrested a 58-year-old commercial motorcyclist, Johnson Okon, for allegedly defiling his 14-year-old daughter in the Ikorodu area of the state. Parading the suspect before newsmen, the state commissioner of police, Edgal Imohimi, said  the victim had informed her mother about her father’s action. Her mother …

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‘I only robbed Yahoo boys, not innocent people” Suspect arrested in Lagos tells police

A suspected armed robber, Sunkanmi Emmanuel aka Federal, has told the police that he and his team members only steal from internet fraudsters aka Yahoo Yahoo boys. Federal and his gang members were arrested by operatives of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad, Adeniji-Adele Annex, sometime last week. According to the …

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Photo: Nigerian national arrested in India for matrimonial fraud

The accused, Abel Odara a resident of Greater Noida came to India on a Tourist Visa in 2014, later procured a business visa. Odara who intoduced himself as Dr Ayush Tyagi, came in contact with the victim through a matrimonial site and told her that he lost his wife in …

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Photo: Ex-convict rearrested for stealing in Osun

The police in Osun state have rearrested an ex-convict, Olaluwoye Akintayo, for stealing. A statement from the police command says 37-year-old Akintayo, on November 26th at about 7:30am, snuck into a Hotel named 5 stars which is under construction inside Ayegbaju International Market, Ogo-Oluwa Osogbo in order to commit felony. …

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F-SARS arrests robbery and kidnap suspects in Imo State

Operatives of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad of the Imo State Police Command have arrested alleged notorious armed robbery and kidnap suspects said to be terrorising the Ndiuche/Arondizuogu axis of the state.   The state Commissioner of Police, Dasuki Galadanchi the suspects, Chikwendu Udeoye, 4; Agafechukwu Ojukwu, 34; and Maxwell Odenigbo, …

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4 tenants arraigned in Lagos for exhuming landlord’s corpse and selling his property

Four persons, who allegedly exhumed the corpse of their landlord before selling his property today appeared before a Yaba Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos.   The three accused men and a woman are Silifatu Abisile, 60; Jimoh Abisile, 52; Gbade Bakare, 56; and Isaiah Bakare, 45. They are facing a-five-count …

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Train runs over a middle aged man in Abuja and a suicide note was found on him

A middle aged man, who is yet to be identified, was on Monday Dec. 3rd run over by a train at the Phikwore Area of Kubwa, a suburb of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).   According to reports, the victim, who left a suicide note, was earlier sighted lying down …

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Photo: 80-year-old American woman arrested for allegedly conspiring with her Nigerian lover to scam a company

A Florida woman is facing fraud and conspiracy charges after allegedly getting caught in a scam connected to a Michigan business and a Nigerian man. WPBN reports Sylvia Williams, 80, was arrested after scamming a Grand Traverse County business out of more than $4,000. Investigators said a scammer called an …

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Photo: ICPC docks ex-National Assembly member over N68.7m contract fraud

A former Member of the House of Representatives, Hon. Onadeko Onamusi, has been charged to court by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) over his alleged involvement in the award and execution of a N68.7 million contract. Onamusi who was arraigned before Justice C. N. Oji …

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