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Businessman bags 14 years for N6.6m fraud

 The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Enugu Zonal Office has secured the conviction of one Walford Ezemalu, chairman and managing director of Anomak Hope Ventures Limited, before Justice O.A. Adegbehingbe of Ondo State High Court. The convict faced a two-count charge, bordering on stealing to the tune of N6,630,000.00 (Six Million, Six Hundred and…

Gov Sanwo-Olu swears in new Lagos CJ

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, congratulates Hon. Justice KazeemAlogba as the new Chief Judge of the State during the swearing-in ceremony atLagos House, Alausa, Ikeja, on Wednesday, August 21, 2019.

Police arrest two in Ogun over killing of Okada rider

Men of Ogun State Police Command on Tuesday 20th of August, 2019 arrested the duo of Lekan Odusote a 27-year old man who resides at Sango area Ijebu-Ode and Monday John ,22,of Molipa Estate Ijebu-Ode over the killing of yet to be identified okada rider before snatching his motorcycle. The two suspects lured the bike…

At inauguration, Buhari charges new ministers on service

President Muhammadu Buhari has inaugurated his cabinet today, Wednesday, August 21, 2019, charging them to improve on his administration’s achievements in his first term. He challenged to improve on what the administration had achieved in the first four years. Buhari told the ministers to avoid their differences hinder the performance, directing them to cooperate and…

Army Dismisses Soldier Ajayi Johnson for Killing in Abia

The Nigerian Army has dismissed a soldier, Lance Corporal Ajayi Johnson who allegedly killed an okada rider Mr Chimaobi Nwaogwu at Umoukereke Ngwa Community of Abia State on 7 August, 2019. In its press release Headquarters 82 Division had assured the general public that the arrested soldier would be tried according to extant rules and…

Joint Security Panel Worried over Wadume Video

…As DDI Summons Emergency Meeting of FOSSRA The panel set up by the military high command to look into strained inter-agency relations between the Nigerian Army and the Nigeria Police is worried over a trending video of the purported confession of the re-arrested notorious Kidnap kingpin Hamisu Wadume in police custody. The panel was constituted…

Gunmen ambush deputy governor’s convoy, kill 5 policemen

Suspected armed robbers on Tuesday attacked the convoy of the Deputy Governor of Nasarawa State, Emmanuel Agbadu Akabe, killing five policemen. The attack occurred around 4pm when the deputy governor was returning from Abuja to to the state capital, Lafia. The robbers were said to have laid ambush on the convoy, killimg the policemen and…

Repentant bandits now help us fight banditry — Zamfara Gov

Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara State has said repentant bandits are now helping the security operatives in the state to fight banditry. The Governor stated this on Tuesday while presenting a goodwill message during a three-day workshop organised for the Nigerian Army which held in Gusau, Zamfara State. Governor Matawalle said, following the peace initiatives…

Military invasion: Court orders CBN to pay Benue communities N8bn

The Federal High Court, on Monday, ordered the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to immediately pay the sum of N8 billion to Tiv communities in Benue State invaded by soldiers sometime in year 2001. The money was awarded in favour of the communities in Logo, Ukum, Kwande and Katsina-Ala Local Government Areas of the state…

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