Chairman of the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association Of Nigeria, MACBAN, Adamu Aliyu, has been reportedly killed by bandits. The Association's Secretary, Mohammed Usman, who confirmed the incident, said the late MACBAN Chairman, along with six others were returning from Izom market in Niger State, when he was attacked by...
The Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (FCCPC) has said that it welcomes any information or evidence of any activities or actions that can assist in ensuring obedience of the law with respect in this regard, or retribution for disobedience in the case between FGN v. Dr. Anu Adepoju...
The Chairman of the Natural Oil and Gas Suppliers Association of Nigeria, NOGASA, has been arraigned by the Lagos Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, for fraud amounting to N43,502,000. The NOGASA Chair, Fatuyi Yemi Philips, was asrraiged on Thursday, 8 April, 2022, on a two-count...
The Comptroller of the Kirikiri Female Prisons, Lagos, Mrs. Lizzie Ekpendu, has been redeployed following the uproar generated over the beauty pageant conducted in the facility where murder suspect, Chidinma Ojukwu, emerged as Miss Cell 2022. This was confirmed earlier today by a source within the facility who pleaded anonymity...
The National Welfare Secretary of the Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, Mr Kunle Edun Esq, has said that former Commander of the Police Force Intelligence Response Team, DCP Abba Kyari, was not the only criminal in the Police Force. Edun, said this Thursday, while reacting to the Federal Government's approval of...
A former Local Government Area (LGA) chairman in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital, has been sentenced to one year imprisonment for making false claims to an investigator. Alhassan Yahaya Bagudu, who was the former chairman of Kaiama Local Government Area in Kwara State, was sentenced by Justice M. AbdulGarfa of...
Justice N.E. Maha of the Federal High Court has ordered the final forfeiture of 24 properties held by fronts and proxies to a top military officer, to the Federal Government of Nigeria. According to a statement issued Tuesday, 15 February, 2022, by the spokesperson of the Economic and Financial Crimes...
The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) has called for an end to the recruitment and use of children by armed groups in Nigeria, and the release of those in the custody of such groups. UNICEF made the call on Monday, February 14, 2022 in commemoration of this year's International Day...
Human Rights activist and author, Senator Shehu Sanni has asked the Kano State Governor, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje to Immortalize five-year old Hanifa Abubakar, who was kidnapped and later killed by her school teacher. Sanni made the request to the governor today via his Twitter handle, which reads, "Dear @GovUmarGanduje,...
A Federal High Court in Abuja, has ordered the interim forfeiture of N110.4 million traced to the bank accounts of one Mr. James Erebuoye and seven other suspects by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission, ICPC. A press statement by the ICPC Spokesperson, Mrs Azuka Ogugua, Thursday,...