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I’m Concerned No One Is Willing To Be Sowore’s Surety, Says Judge

Ijeoma Ojukwu, the judge presiding over the case of Omoyele Sowore,convener of #RevolutionNow Movement, says she is concerned that the activist has not meet the bail conditions granted to him. While ruling on the application for variation of the bail conditions on Monday, Ojukwu said: “Considering the pedigree of the first defendant as observed in his application, it is rather ...

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$9.6bn P&ID Judgement Debt: EFCC Arraigns Two British Nationals

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Monday arraigned two British nationals, James Richard Nolan and Adam Quinn (at large), before Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court, Abuja, for their alleged complicity in the controversial $9.6bn arbitral award to Process and Industrial Development Limited by a United Kingdom commercial court. The defendants, both directors of Goidel Resources ...

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UK Receives £90bn Stolen Funds Yearly From Nigeria, Others – Experts

The United Kingdom receives not less than £90bn shady funds from Nigeria and other countries across the world every year, a team of foreign experts said in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, on Monday. The experts said 87,000 illicit assets in UK are owned by anonymous companies in tax havens, while the values of secretly owned properties in the UK are ...

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Court Orders Temporary Forfeiture Of Saraki’s Properties To Nigerian Government

The Federal High Court in Ikoyi, Lagos, has ordered the temporary forfeiture of properties belonging to Bukola Saraki, former Senate President of Nigeria. The two properties located at the Ikoyi area of the state were forfeited to the Nigerian Government following an ex-parte order by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. Counsel to the EFCC, Nnaemeka Omewa, had sought an ...

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Assistant Commissioner Of Police Kidnapped In Kaduna, N50m Ransom Demanded

Assistant Commissioner of Police, ACP Musa Rambo has been kidnapped along Kaduna -Jos road. It was learnt that ACP Rambo, serving in Niger State as the incumbent Area Commander of Suleja, was abducted on Saturday. Kaduna state police command has confirmed the incident, saying it was working round the clock to secure his relaese and arrest the culprits. Though, it ...

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147 Rescued As Police Raid Yet Another ‘Torture Centre’ In Kaduna

The police have raided another religious rehabilitation centre in Kaduna state, setting 147 inmates free. The police stormed the centre located at Kwanar Gurguwa in Igabi local government area of the state on Saturday. Nasir el-Rufai, governor of the state, was on the ground when security operatives raided the place  yj ghnbv  c. Some of the rescued victims were reportedly ...

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Army, Group Fault Ndume’s Claim That Boko Haram Killed 847 Soldiers In Borno Alone

The National Democratic Front (NDF) has faulted a claim by the former leader of the Nigerian Senate, Ali Ndume that the Boko Haram terrorist group killed 847 soldiers in Borno State alone, between 2003 till date. The group said that the claim by Ndume, who currently is the chairman, Senate Committee on Army, was not just mischievous but also diversionary. ...

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Ambode Ignored Due Process On Purchase Of 820 Buses, Says Ex-commissioner

Olusegun Banjo, a former commissioner for economic planning and budget in Lagos, says Akinwunmi Ambode, former governor of the state, did not involve members of his cabinet in the purchase of 820 buses. Banjo made the allegation during his appearance before the committee set up by the state house of assembly to probe Ambode and four ex-commissioners. The state assembly ...

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‘Drugs, Guns Stockpiled Ahead Of Guber Poll’, Bayelsa Traditional Ruler Cries Out

Ibenanaowei Dakolo, traditional ruler of Ekpetiama kingdom in Bayelsa, has alleged that weapons are being stockpiled in the state ahead of the governorship election. Dakolo raised the alarm on Tuesday when the traditional rulers in the state met with officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Yenagoa. Proliferation of arms has remained a major concern during elections in ...

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10-year Old Girl Dies After Anal Sex With Teenager In Aba

A 16 years old boy identified as Paul Ikwecheghi, has allegedly killed a 10-year-old girl after having anal sex with her. Vanguard gathered that the deceased who hailed from Nkporo, in Ohafia council area, was said to have been taken away from her residence at No. 51 Emeonye Street by the suspect who defiled her. She was paralyzed after the ...

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