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‘Every police officer Involved In the Makoko church raid must be arrested’ – Lagos lawyer

Ayo Ademiluyi, a lawyer and activist has demanded that all police officers involved in the May 11th raid of the Acts of the Apostles Church also known as Ori Oke, in Makoko community of Lagos State be arrested.   In a chat with SaharaReporters at the church premise, the lawyer said …

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SARS operative arrested for extortion in Lagos; IGP orders immediate commencement of disciplinary action

A Police inspector attached to the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS) in Ikorodu, Lagos has been arrested for extorting N5,000 from a lady. A statement issued on Friday, the Assistant Commissioner of Police, Public Complaint Rapid Response Unit, Abayomi Sogunle, said the suspect identified as Inspector Charles Omotosho, was arrested following …

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Photo: EFCC arraigns suspected serial fraudster for land scam

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Thursday, May 17, 2018, arraigned one Yohana Margif, a suspected serial fraudster, before Justice C. O. Agbaza of the Federal Capital Territory High Court, sitting in Jabi, Abuja, on a 7-count charge of conspiracy, forgery and fraud.   His journey to the dock followed …

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The police says officers can’t search your phone without a warrant

In response to a question from a Twitter user, the Nigerian police says its officers have been lectured against searching people’s phones. 0Shares

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EFCC’s Ibrahim Magu appointed to lead Heads of Anti-Corruption Agencies in 19 Commonwealth Africa countries

Nigeria, represented by Ibrahim Magu, the acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has been appointed to lead Heads of Anti-Corruption Agencies in Commonwealth Africa, comprising 19 countries.   The appointment was announced at the 8th Regional Conference of the body which ended in Abuja on Friday. The group …

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Benue State Govt declares May 22, work free day to honour Catholic priests and worshippers killed by Fulani herdsmen

The Benue state government has declared Tuesday 22nd May, 2018 as work free day to honour the departed souls  of two Catholic priests and 17 congregants that lost their lives in Mbalom, Gwer Local Government Area of the State. Recall that Fulani herdsmen last month, attacked Saint Ignatius Quasi Parish Ukpor-Mbalom community …

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“We give ladies free ride with my company’s car, just to rob them” Driver says

A 42-year-old driver, who gives stranded women free rides using his boss’ car only to rob the women, has been arrested with his accomplices and they confessed to the crimes. John Ololo said he and his partners drive along the streets of Lagos in search of stranded ladies. When they find such …

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Man rapes corp member for refusing his love advances

A man has been arrested for the rape of a 22-year-old corp member in Niger state, Nigeria. Ogochukwu Namanene, 25, had a crush on the 22-year-old corp member, so he pretended to be a commercial motorcycle rider (okada man) and while taking the corp member to her lodge, he stopped …

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Nigerian man arrested in India for duping businessman on matrimonial site by posing as US-based female doctor seeking for husband

A Special team of Cyber Cell, Rachakonda, India on Monday, May, 14, arrested a 35-year-old Nigerian national identified as Osazee Russ Ediagbonya alias George Purnell in New Delhi for duping a businessman on a matrimonial site. Ediagbonya, from Edo State, made the victim to credit funds into some bank account …

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EFCC secures conviction of internet fraudster Micheal Ebade

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, today May 16, 2018 arraigned and secured the conviction of one Michael Ebade, a student of Delta State University, Abraka. He was convicted by Justice E.A Okorodas at State High Court, Sapele, Delta State, after being arraigned on a one count charge bordering …

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