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Court in Kano State orders arrest of chief of staff of Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, two others over N4bn fraud

The Kano State Public Complainant and Anti-corruption Commission’s Investigation into the alleged N4billion fraud against the Emir of Kano took on a legal coloration on Tuesday May 28th when the commission wrote to the court for an order of arrest of three palace officials.   A Chief Magistrates’ court in Kano …

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Man kills wife and son then hangs himself in Ikorodu

A commercial motorcyclist identified as Enife Omomo has allegedly killed his wife, Faith Omomo and their last child (name withheld) before hanging himself at No.12, Obafemi Eruja Street, off Mustapha Asha Street in the Aga area of Ikorodu, Lagos. According to Taiwo Salami, a neighbour of the deceased, Charles Omomo, …

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Photo: Edo Police parade seven women for stealing and selling two children; recover 4-year old sold at N850,000

Suspects The Edo State Police Command on Wednesday, paraded seven women for alleged theft and sale  of two children. It was gathered that the children, aged two and four, were stolen in Utese Community by one Mary Paul in June, 2018. Mary reportedly sold them to one Rita Eze in …

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Photo: Man declared wanted by ICPC for swindling intending pilgrims of N11,550,000 in Nasarawa

One Mr. Muhammadu Sagiru Umar has been declared wanted by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) in connection with swindling of intending Pilgrims in Nasarawa State to the sum of N11,550,000:00 in 2015. Read the ICPC statement below. Mr. Umar is an indegene of Azara Village …

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24-year old man bags eight months jail-term for for hiding vital information from EFCC

A 24-year-old man identified as Akeredolu Oluwafemi Temidayo, has been sentenced to eight months in prison for hiding vital information from operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibadan zonal office, when under interrogation. Akeredolu (aka Susan Henderson) had received a landed property from one Rose Kirkley, an …

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EFCC is investigating Okorocha, others – Acting chairman, Ibrahim Magu, reveals

The acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, has confirmed that it is investigating Imo state governor Rochas Okorocha, and some other Nigerians.  Magu disclosed this in an interview with Channels TV. Okorocha is currently having a faceoff with his party, APC, after INEC refused giving …

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EFCC releases full statement on Naira Marley’s arraignment as he’s remanded in prison custody

Embattled rapper, Azeez Fashola, aka Naira Marley, was arraigned at the Federal High Court in Ikoyi, Lagos this morning to face 11 charges bordering on fraud against him for alleged credit card fraud. He was remanded in EFCC custody till May 30th pending his bail application. 0Shares

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Man arrested over attempt to dupe Ogun Commissioner of Police

The Ogun state police command have arrested a 52-year old man, Tayo Ogunmola, over an attempt to defraud the state’s Commissioner of Police Bashir Makama. A statement released by the command’s public relations officer, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, says that the arrest of the suspect followed a phone call he made to the police …

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Photo: Ogun police arrest man for allegedly killing his father

The Ogun state police command have arrested Babatunde Olagesin pictured above for allegedly killing his father, Taiwo Olagesin, with a cutlass following a disgreement at their residence in the Ijoko area of Ogun state on Monday May 6th. According to reports, trouble started when Babatunde told his father that he …

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EFCC drags Gbenga Daniel over alleged N200m fraud

Justice Olarenwaju Mabekoje of the Ogun State High Court sitting in Abeokuta, Ogun State, on Friday, May 17, 2019, dismissed the no- case submission filed by a former governor of Ogun State, Otunba Gbenga Daniel, who is being prosecuted for an alleged N200m (Two Hundred Million Naira) fraud. Gbenga Daniel …

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