Crime

Abaribe seeks probe into Imo violent attacks

The Senate Minority Leader, Enyinnaya Abaribe on Wednesday, demanded a thorough investigation into the rising wave of attack on police formations across the country, especially the ones that happened recently in Imo State. Abaribe condemned the frightening surge of violence in the South-East, particularly the attack on the Correctional Centre …

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Man arraigned over N53m fertiliser scam

A man, Ibrahim Daneji, has been arraigned before Justice Mohammed Tukur of the Kaduna State High Court over an N53m fertiliser scam. Daneji was arraigned by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on 15 counts bordering on criminal breach of trust to the tune of N53m. The EFCC in a …

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EFCC arrests seven over Internet fraud in Oyo, Osun

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Ibadan zonal office, on Wednesday, arrested six suspected fraudsters in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital. The suspected fraudsters were arrested at the Main Stay Hotel, Akala Express area of Ibadan. They are Saheed Olatunji, Bandele Olarewaju John, Yusuf Akinkunmi Azeez, Fuja Quoreeb Oluwadamilare, Odueso …

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NDLEA arrests wanted drug baron in Nasarawa

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency has arrested a man it described as “the most wanted drug baron in Nasarawa state, Sami Ashoko,” who spent the Easter season in custody. The agency said the warehouse of the suspect, which was allegedly filled with skunk, was also raided and 100 bags …

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