Friday, January 21, 2022

Crime

EFCC arraigns 3 AIICO Capital personnel for alleged N1.4bn fraud

 Three staff members of AIICO Capital Ltd were on Thursday arraigned before an Ikeja Special Offences Court by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for allegedly defrauding their employer, an investment company, of N1.4 billion.Our correspondent...

Suspected motorcycle thief in NSCDC net in Kwara

By Steve Oni, Ilorin A middle aged man, Saliu Raofeek, declared wanted by the Kwara State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, (NSCDC) over alleged motorcycle theft, has been nabbed at...

Kwara: Woman, 30 nabbed, arraigned for alleged theft by NSCDC

By Steve Oni, Ilorin Operatives of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Kwara State Command have arrested a 30-year-old woman, Ganiyat AbdulRaheem, for allegedly stealing a bundle of cloths valued at N500,000.

Nnamdi Kanu: Igbo Group Presses For Mass Murder Charges

As reactions continue to trail the rearrest of the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), the Igbo Peace Forum (IPF) has commended security agencies for their dexterity in recent security operations in the country.

Scavenger bags 3 months imprisonment for stealing aluminium window

A Zuba Upper Area Court, Abuja, on Tuesday sentenced a scavenger, Masaud Mohammed, to three months imprisonment for stealing an aluminium window. Mohammed, 25, who resides in Dutse Alhaji, Abuja, pleaded guilty to theft...

Labourer gets 12 months imprisonment for stealing bags of clothes, shoes

An Abuja Upper Area Court in Zuba, on Tuesday sentenced a 21-year-old labourer, Okolowa Segun to 12 months imprisonment for stealing bags of clothes and shoes. Segun who resides at 3rdAvanuel Gwarimpa, Abuja,was charged...

NRC arrests 2 rail track vandals in Zaria

The Nigeria Railway Corporation (NRC), has announced the arrest of two persons suspected of vandalising rail tracks along Kaduna-Zaria rail line. Haruna Sabo, the NRC Northern District Engineer, made the disclosure in an interview...

Sen Ndume Assures Adequate funding for Army

By: Isaac Thlama- Abuja Chairman Senate committee on Army, Senator Mohammed Ali Ndume led other members of the committee to the Army Headquarters on oversight visit, where he promised to intercede for the Armed...

Banditry, Criminality in Nigeria, a result of leadership failure – 2019 Kwara governorship candidate

By Steve Oni, Ilorin A Governorship Candidate in the 2019 general elections in Kwara State, Dr. Abdulmumin Yinka Ajia, has said that the report that bandits laid siege to the...

IPOB: Greed, High-handedness, curruption Responsible for Nnamdi Kanus’ Fall

The President of West and East Africa Students Federation(WEASD) has taken a swipe at the former leader of Biafra movement, Nnamdi Kanu for his failed attempt to destabilize the unity of the country for selfish personal enrichment.
- Advertisement -

Latest News

There Was An Attempt To Bomb Me Near Kawo Bridge In Kaduna – President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday inaugurated the 800-metre long flyover in Kawo, Kaduna State, recounting how he narrowly escaped...
- Advertisement -

Court Remands Man for Killing His 75-year-old Mother in Ekiti

For allegedly killing his septuagenarian mother, an Ekiti State Chief Magistrate Court in Ado Ekiti has ordered the detention of a 35-year-old man, Abiola...

2023: Tinubu Visits Minna, Says IBB ‘Gave Me His Prayers’

A presidential aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the 2023 general elections, Bola Tinubu has visited Minna, the Niger State capital. Addressing journalists...

Soludo rejects ‘His Excellency’ title, opts for ‘Mr Governor’, ‘Charlie Nwangbafor’

Anambra State Governor-elect, Prof Chukwuma Soludo has rejected the title ‘His Excellency’, opting to be addressed as Prof Chukwuma Soludo. The governor-elect, however, directed that...

Kwara bans street begging, signs MoU with Hausa community

By Stephen Olufemi Oni, Ilorin Kwara State government has banned street begging in Ilorin, the state capital. The Commissioner for Social Development, Hon. Abosede Aremu, announced...