AGF Freezes CJN’s accounts

The Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami has requested the Director, Nigerian Financial Intelligent Unit (NFIU) to freeze five bank accounts linked to the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen. The Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB), in the charge it filed against the CJN before the Code of Conduct tribunal (CCT) for which he was to be arraigned on January 14, accused Justice Onnoghen of failing to declare the accounts. In a letter, written on the official letterhead paper of the AGF, but…

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Mba returns as Force PRO, replaces Jimoh

The acting Inspector General of Police, Adamu Mohammed, has appointed a new spokesman for the Nigeria Police Force. He is Frank Mba, an Assistant Commissioner of Police. He takes over from Moshood Jimoh, an acting Deputy Commissioner of Police who has been redeployed to ‘other national assignment’. Until his appointment, Mr Mba was working at the Special Fraud Unit (SFU), Ikoyi- Lagos. The posting is with immediate effect. Mr Mba, a lawyer, is an alumnus of the University of Lagos where he studied Law. He also has a Masters Degree…

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Police parades gospel singer for defiling 9-yr old girl

An Edo State based gospel artist, Mr. Anthony Okhoria, aged 49, has been arrested for allegedly defiling a nine-year-old girl. The Ekpoma based gospel musician committed the crime with the kid said to be a daughter of one of his tenants at his house at Ekpoma, headquarters of Esan West local government area. Anthony who was paraded at the Edo Police headquarters denied having carnal knowledge of the girl and said it was the victim’s mother and sisters that attempted to seduce him. He said the woman and her children…

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Nigerian Army declares Perry Brimah’s fund raiser a fraud

The attention of the Nigerian Army has been drawn to fraudulent and criminal fundraising by one Doctor Perry Brimah, a Nigerian in the diaspora, tagged “Global Campaign To Provide Food For Nigerian Soldiers Fighting Boko Haram”. The criminal embarked on this fundraising venture ostensibly to defraud unsuspecting members of the public especially the international community to fund subversive activities and personal lifestyle. The criminal is using the following contact points for the fundraising; https://www.gofundme.com/feed-nigerian-soldiers/ info @ ENDS.ng Tel: +1-929-427-5305; Whatsapp: +234-903-420-3031. In a statement made available to newsmen by  Sani Kukasheka…

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Pics: How Ex CDS, Badeh was assassinated

The Nigerian Air Force has confirmed the murder of ex-chief of Defense Staff, Alex Badeh. A statement issued by the Air Force Director of Public Relations and Information, Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola, said that the ex-service chief who was attacked while returning from his farm along Abuja-Keffi Road died from gunshot wounds. ‪It is with a heavy heart that I regretfully announce the unfortunate demise of former Chief of Defence Staff, Air Chief Marshal Alex Sabundu Badeh, who died today, 18 Dec 18, from gunshot wounds sustained when his vehicle…

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Aggrieved customer sues Ecobank N1bn for fraud and forgery

Ecobank Nigeria Plc is in hot soup as a businessman, Mr. Linus Ukachukwu has accused the bank of forging documents to open an account for his company, Lingo Nigeria Limited, without his consent. The businessman lamented that “we bought N50 million shares from Diamond Bank in 2004 and since then we had not collected any dividends. “Last year, we went for the dividends, only to discover that the dividends were being collected by Ecobank. Upon further inquiry, we discovered that the payments had not been made into our accounts, we…

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Ex- Skye Bank boss in court for N4.75bn fraud, gets N50m bail

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Monday has arraigned the former Managing Director/CEO of the defunct Skye Bank Plc (now Polaris Bank) Mr. Timothy Oguntayo before Justice Nnamdi Dimgba of the Federal High Court in Abuja, on money laundering charges involving amounting to the sums of N4.75bn and $5m. The former bank boss was arraigned alongside a former chairman of the bank, Mr. Olatunde Ayeni. The duo were accused in the eight counts preferred against them of illegally financial transactions to the sums of the bank’s N4.75bn and $5m…

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Sex For Mark: OAU’s Prof. Akindele jailed 2yrs

A former lecturer in Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Prof. Richard Iyiola Akindele, who was dragged to court for demanding sex to pass one of his students, Monica Osagie, on Monday was sentenced to two years in prison. Akindele had earlier changed his plea from ‘not guilty’ to ‘guilty.’ The prosecutor, Mr. Shogunle Adenekan said all parties in the matter have reached a plea bargain and pleaded for a suspended sentence for the accused.

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Looters Haven! How Heritage Bank forfeited ‘mysterious’ N157bn to FG

Things are definitely not the same anymore at Heritage Bank as the deposit bank is reeling under the effect of a Federal High Court order mandating it to forfeit a ‘mysterious’ N157bn traced to the bank and with no owners, to the Federal Government. The EFCC had discovered the mystery money following an intelligence report received by the anti-graft agency. The bank, a transformation from the defunct Societe Generale Bank owned by the Saraki family was ordered by the court to forfeit the money suspected to have been proceed of…

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Meet Nigeria’s richest prisoner! The Senate just paid him N85.5m as allowance

Six months after his conviction by a Federal Capital Territory High Court, Senator Joshua Dariye is still receiving the N750, 000 salary and N13.5m monthly running cost from the National Assembly, The PUNCHcan report. Investigations by The PUNCHrevealed that Dariye, who represents Plateau-Central Senatorial District, was still receiving the allowances because his seat had yet to be declared vacant by the leadership of the National Assembly. Dariye, who was governor of Plateau State from 1999 to 2007, was prosecuted by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission and convicted by Justice…

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How this man killed his girlfriend and buried her corpse in his room

The police in Rivers State have arrested a middle-aged man, identified as Prince Owabie (aka J-boy), for allegedly killing and burying his girlfriend in his room. The victim, Betha Ogbede, was reportedly murdered and buried by the accused on Sunday. Owabie was arrested at his home at Rumuepirikom in Obio/Akpor Local Government, where he allegedly committed the crime. Residents alleged that Owabie always beat up the deceased, who lived with him. A neighbour, who preferred anonymity, said the suspect was fond of beating up the deceased, adding that he challenged…

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EFCC moves to confiscate Bola Shagaya’s N1.9bn

These are not the best of times for embattled businesswoman and alleged ex-first lady, Patience Jonathan’s front Bola Shagaya, as the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has filed an application before a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos seeking the permanent forfeiture of N1.9bn allegedly seized from her. The matter is coming up almost two years after the EFCC had frozen the bank accounts of Shagaya due to fraudulent activities she allegedly perpetrated in conjunction with Dame Patience Jonathan, the wife of the immediate past President. According to an EFCC…

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Police comb Owo notorious forests dismantle kidnappers’ hideouts

Men of the Ondo State Police Command on Saturday embarked on a massive raid of suspected criminal hideouts especially kidnappers within the state. The development was in an attempt to take the battle of crime detection and prevention to doorsteps of hoodlums. The operation was led by the State Commissioner of Police, Olugbenga Adeyanju also involved the Deputy Commissioner of Police(DCP) Operations, Abdullahi Mudashiru, Mobile men, Anti-cultism squad, and men of Federal Anti Robbery Squad among others. According to the Police Spokesman in the state, Femi Joseph, the thick forest…

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How security details foil Evans’ attempt to kidnap ‘Young Shall Grow’ boss

An Ikeja Special Offences Court in Lagos State has heard why an attempt made by suspected billionaire kidnapper, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike aka Evans, on Chief Obianuju Vincent, the chairman of ‘Young Shall Grow Motors’, failed. The narration of the botched kidnap attempt was made before Justice Oluwatoyin Taiwo by Inspector Idowu Haruna, a member of the Special Intelligence Response Unit of the Inspector General of Police (IGP), who told the court that it failed because the defendants were not expecting their victim to go out that night with escorts. It was…

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Lagos Police Commissioner, Edgar promises NURTW fire for fire

Lagos Police Commissioner Imohimi Edgal Wednesday warned members of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) that the police was ready to battle any group that was out to disrupt electioneering processes. Edgal gave the warning following allegations that some politicians were arming NURTW members to cause chaos should their candidates not emerge victorious in next year’s election. He spoke at a meeting with chairmen of 64 political parties and their candidates as well as other security agencies held at the Police Officers’ Mess Ikeja. He said: “There is…

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NBA President listed in N1.4bn money laundering case

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has filed a N1.4billion fraud charge against the President of the Nigerian Bar Association, Mr. Paul Usoro (SAN), at the Federal High Court in Lagos. Justice Muslim Hassan fixed December 10, 2018 for the EFCC to arraign Usoro. The anti-graft agency, in a charge marked FHC/418c/18, alleged that Usoro, from Akwa Ibom, converted and laundered the money in connivance with the Akwa Ibom State Governor, Udom Emmanuel. The charge sheet, signed by EFCC Counsel, Mr. Rotimi Oyedepo, did not list Emmanuel as a…

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Woman sells eight-month-old baby for N283,242

Joyce Wairimu Wahome, a Kenyan has been arraigned in court for allegedly stealing and selling her eight-month-old baby, Consolata Wambui, for the sum of Sh80,000 (N283, 242). According to SDE, Wahome sold her baby to Margaret Wairimu Kihiko and then reported to the police that her baby had disappeared. Police charged the two women alongside Kihiko’s mother, Susan Nyambura Gihumbi. The court was told that on November 10, Wahome announced that her baby had been stolen, only for police to trace the baby to Molo, where they (police) said they…

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Police arraign ‘Small Doctor’ for unlawful gun possession

The Police have arraigned musician Adekunle Temitope, aka Small Doctor, for unlawful possession of firearms. A credible source at the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department, Yaba, said the popular artiste was arraigned before an Ebute Meta Magistrate’s court on Tuesday. Another source at the court confirmed the development. The suspect was paraded at the Police command headquarters at Ikeja after he was arrested around Oshodi on Monday. -The Punch

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“How we killed Elozino, 300 level DELSU student” -Yahoo Boys confess

For quite some time now, stories about the gruesome murder of a female 300 level first class DELSU student identified as Elozino Joshualia Ogege have been making the headlines on different media platforms as friends and family are still in tears over her death. The 4-man gang believed to be internet fraudsters, Yahoo boys, who were paraded at the Delta State Police Command have however confessed on how they carried out the operation. The suspects revealed on Wednesday, 28 November, how they killed the student with the help of a…

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Police Recover N7.9m From Abia Wonder Bank Operators

The investigation panel set up by the Abia State Police Command to investigate cases of fraud, illegal cooperative societies and financial institutions in the state has arrested 18 suspects and recovered about N7.9m. The state Commissioner of Police, Mr Chris Ezike, noted that the panel was inaugurated following complaints from Abia residents at police stations in the state about activities of the suspected fraudsters. He stated in a statement sent to our correspondent on Saturday that the command would write the Central Bank of Nigeria to ascertain whether the institutions…

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Court jail 3 Men for selling neighbour’s son

A Federal High Court in Makurdi, Benue State, has sent three men to jail for abducting and selling a neighbour’s four-year-old son in the Otukpo area of the state. The three convicts; Adejo Ogiri, Ndukwe Henry and Obuito Onyema, were arrested by operatives of the Department of State Services in connection with the abduction. They were thereafter handed over to the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons, which charged them to court. Our correspondent learnt that the first convict, Ogiri, abducted the four-year-old boy from Otukpo and…

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Two married men rape 5yr old girl, remanded in Prison

A Lagos magistrate court has ordered that two middle-aged men; Felix Omenihu, 46 and Rotimi Amodu, 39, be remanded in prison custody for raping a 5-year old girl on the same day. The incident happened at No. 3 Vincent Street in Shomolu area of Lagos where they reside with the victim’s parents. The defendants were arrested and charged before the court for defilement and were remanded in prison pending an advice on the case from the office of the state DPP. It was gathered that Felix on his return from…

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Police nab grave diggers for dismembering corpse

The Lagos State Police Command has arrested Razaki Abesopiti, 50; Okeowo Kazeem, 46; Babatunde Giwa, 50; Ade Aliu, 43; and Musiliu Yakubu, 56, for allegedly conspiring to dismember the corpse of one Mary Ehinlaiye at Sabo Cemetery in the Ikorodu area of the state. The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Edgal Imohimi, during a press briefing on Friday, said the brother of the deceased alerted the Command to the incident, adding that investigation into the matter revealed that the corpse, which was deposited at St. Raphael Divine Mercy Specialist Hospital’s…

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Yahoo ritualists arrested for killing 300 level female student

The Delta State Commissioner of Police, Muhammad Mustafa, has disclosed that the Command has arrested two Yahoo boys and a private security man over the murder of a female student of Delta State University, Abraka, Miss Ogege Elozino. Elozino, a 22-year-old 300 level student in the Department of Mass Communication, was found dead in a bush on the outskirts of Abraka, Delta State, on November 18, after she was declared missing on November 15. The police commissioner informed journalists in Asaba on Friday that the student was murdered by persons…

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Randy Pastor Abducts, Rapes female choir member

A 34-year-old pastor has been arraigned before an Oredo Magistrates’ Court in Benin, Edo State, for allegedly abducting and having carnal knowledge of one of his church members. The accused, Joseph Igwemon, who is the pastor of the Global Influence Ministry, was said to have committed the offence on October 15, 2018, in the Mission Road area of Benin metropolis. The victim was said to be a chorister in Igwemon’s church and was wedded to her husband by the accused. The pastor, who was arraigned on two counts of abduction…

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‘I leaked subsidy scam to ex-Prez. Jonathan’ +How we set up Farouk Lawan’s bribe scandal -Femi Otedola

True words are not defined by the volume of a man’s voice, but by the consequence of his choices. Ask Femi Otedola. The billionaire magnate would never use gilded words to masque deceit neither does he brandish fickle principles and statistics to conclude with a false truth. Unlike many a rabble-rouser, who flashes documents to lock down evidence but never real facts to back their proof, Otedola has revealed the depth of decadence and negligence that aided and abetted corruption in the oil sector during ex-President, Goodluck Jonathan’s regime. But…

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Appeal Court upholds Nyame’s conviction, Adds N525m fine

The Court of Appeal has held that the May 30 conviction of ex-Taraba State Governor, Reverend Jolly Nyame was justified in view of the gravity of the offence he committed. The court, in a unanimous judgment of three-man panel, reduced his 14 years sentence to 12 years and proceeded to impose fines estimated at about N600 million. Nyame was convicted and sentenced in a judgment given on May 30 this year by Justice Adebukola Banjoko of the High Court of the FCT, Abuja. He was convicted on offences of criminal…

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How Togolese Cook Killed Ondo High Chief -Lagos Police

The Lagos State Police Command has revealed how a Togolese cook, Sunday Adefonou, allegedly stabbed his boss to death at his Parkview Estate, Ikoyi, Lagos residence. The suspect, who reportedly stabbed Mr. Opeyemi Bademosi on the chest thrice on October 31 and escaped with valuables, was tracked to Ondo where he was arrested on November 2. The Lagos State Police Command’s spokesman, CSP Chike Oti, said the suspect has availed the services of a French-speaking lawyer from the Office of the Public Defender in the course of the investigation. He…

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Ganduje Speaks On Bribe Videos: Its all lies, it never happened

Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, on Friday, denied before the House of Assembly that he collected bribe from any contractor. An online newspaper, Daily Nigerian, had published an investigative report supported with two videos showing Mr. Ganduje allegedly receiving the bribe in dollars. The state House of Assembly, under the leadership of Alhaji Kabiru Alhassan Rurum, later constituted a committee to establish the authenticity of the videos. Consequently, the Assembly summoned the publisher/editor-in-chief of the online newspaper, Jaafar Jaafar, to testify before the committee. While appearing before the committee,…

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New Video emerges as Kano Assembly summons Gov. Ganduje

More evidence of Ganduje's Greed aka dollar collection operations. EFCC is in a coma till 2019 on this issue. But were quick to freeze Fayose's account while he was governor. Just imagine this was Wike..Would the EFCC be this quiet on such an issue? This is why Buhari has to go pic.twitter.com/1R1DAQvQ45 — Babasola Kuti (@SKSolaKuti) October 31, 2018 Another shocking video has emerged showing the Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, in black Kaftan, collecting bribe in wads of dollars from a contractor. The Vanguard reported that video has sparked…

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(Watch Video) Popular Lagos Pastor in sex video scandal

Apostle Chris Omatsola is the senior pastor of Zionwealth Of Life Assembly and also a real estate business tycon in Lekki, Lagos Nigeria while Ms. Princess (Toks David) Tokoni Okpewho is a Lekki big girl street hustler. Shame to the both of them. pic.twitter.com/9YQI8N3EBN — Asam Boitumelo 🇿🇦 (@Asamboitumelo) October 17, 2018 The Presiding Pastor of Zionwealth of Life Assembly in the Lekki area of Lagos State, Apostle Chris Omatsola, and his former lover, Tamaratokoni Okpe, have clashed over a sex video that was leaked on the Internet. While Okpe,…

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Exam Malpractices: Police arraign Adeleke, others, granted bail

The police on Wednesday arraigned the Peoples Democratic Party’s governorship candidate in the September 22, 2018 election in Osun State, Senator Ademola Adeleke, and four others, on charges of examination malpractices. According to The Punch, the defendants were arraigned before Justice I.E Ekwo of the Federal High Court in Abuja, where they all pleaded not guilty to the four counts preferred against them. The rest of the defendants alongside whom Adeleke was arraigned were, Sikiru Adeleke; the principal of Ojo-Aro Community Grammar School, Alhaji Aregbesola Muftau; the registrar of the…

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N30.8bn Fraud: Fayose pleads not guilty, remanded in EFCC custody

The immediate past Governor of Ekiti, State, Ayodele Fayose, on Monday, appeared before a Federal High Court in Lagos, where he pleaded not guilty to the allegation that he misappropriated N30.8 billion. The embattled former governor was charged to court by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. A large number of his supporters were present in court, the News Agency of Nigeria reports. He pleaded not guilty to the 11 charges. EFCC is prosecuting Fayose alongside his company — Spotless Investment Ltd — on 11 charges of N30.8 billion fraud.…

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Fayose’s trial begins as EFCC arraign him for N2.2bn Fraud (Photos)

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has arraigned the immediate-past Governor of Ekiti State, Mr Ayodele Fayose, for an alleged fraud of N2.2bn. The anti-graft agency conveyed the ex-governor to the Federal High Court in Ikoyi, Lagos, in a white bus manned by heavy security Monday morning. Fayose was brought to court straight from the EFCC custody, where he had been detained since last week when he submitted himself to the anti-graft agency, immediately after the expiration of his immunity from prosecution. The charges were read to him before Justice…

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Forgery And Impersonation: EFCC Vows to Arrest, Produce Innoson Motors Boss, Innocent Chukwuma in court

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has vowed to ensure that the Chairman, Innoson Motors Nigeria Limited, Innocent Chukwuma is arrested to face fraud charges in court. The Commission gave the assurance, after Justice Olusola Williams of the Special Offences Court sitting in Ikeja, Lagos, struck out the case of fraud it instituted against Chukwuma because the EFCC failed to produce Chukwuma in court to face trial. Chukwuma and his company, Innoson Motors Nigeria Limited, were to be arraigned on a four-count charge of conspiracy to obtain by false…

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Akure ‘madman’ kidnapper arrested by NSCDC destroys phone after getting N1.5m alert

There was drama at the Ondo State chapter of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, headquarters, when a suspected kidnapper identified as Dele, who feigned insanity, reportedly snatched his phone from an operative, when a credit alert of N1.5 million was received and destroyed it. Parading the suspect alongside seven others, the state Commandant of NSCDC, Mr. Pedro Awili, said: “The arrest was made possible through the corps’ surveillance team while on duty within the Akure metropolis. “Our team, on October 15, arrested one Dele, who is pretending to…

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‘Stand up and collect, it will be safer in your pocket’ -Bribery Giver commands Ganduje as another video hits the waves

Another video capturing the Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, has been released by the online media organization, the Daily Nigerian showing the governor collecting part of a $5million bribe from a contractor. This is the second of the 15-series trove of video clips said to be in the archives of the Daily Nigerian. The first video was released on Sunday which shows the governor soliciting for kickbacks to the tune of $5million. According to contractors in the state, Ganduje allegedly collects between 15 to 25 per cent bribe on every…

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Boko Haram kills ICRC’s Hauwa Liman

Boko Haram has killed another worker of the International Committee of the Red Cross, ICRC. PREMIUM TIMES reported how the ICRC on Sunday raised alarm that the Boko Haram threatened to kill Hauwa Liman within the next 24 hours. Ms Liman was kidnapped alongside others in March in Rann, Borno State, when the insurgents attacked a camp for displaced persons. One of the kidnapped aid workers, Saifura Khorsa, had been killed in September. Reacting to the murder of Ms Liman, the Nigerian government said it is shocked and saddened at…

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Kano State Governor, Ganduje Allegedly Caught On Video Receiving $5m Bribe, says its a cloned video

The Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, has appeared in a video clip where it was alleged that he collected up to $5 million bribe from contractors in the state. According to the contractors, Ganduje collects between 15 to 25 per cent bribe on every project executed in the state. The sting operation to capture the governor on camera was said to have begun two years ago when one of the contractors agreed to plant spy camera on his kaftan lapel while offering the bribe. One of the contractors who spoke to the media…

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Kidnapped! Africa’s Richest Big Boy

Africa’s youngest billionaire was kidnapped on Thursday morning by gunmen in Tanzania’s economic capital Dar es Salaam, officials said. Mohammed Dewji, 40, who heads the MeTL Group which operates in about 10 countries with interests in agriculture to insurance, transport, logistics and the food industry, was snatched as he entered the gym of a hotel in the city. “Initial information indicates he was kidnapped by whites travelling in two vehicles,” regional governor Paul Makonda told journalists, adding that “this kind of incident is new here”. Dar es Salaam police chief…

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EFCC ready for Fayose, sets up crack team

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has set up a special team to interrogate Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State next week, The PUNCH can confirm. Fayose, who has been governor since October 16, 2014, will lose his immunity at exactly 11.59pm on October 15, 2018, thereby giving the EFCC the constitutional right to arrest, detain and prosecute him. The governor is expected to report at the EFCC head office in Abuja to meet with the commission’s Director of Operations, Umar Mohammed, after which he will be grilled by a…

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Osun rerun: Police arrest PDP House of Reps aspirant, 15 others for malpractices

The police in Osun State said  they have arrested Moshood Adejare, a People’s Democratic Party House of Representatives’ aspirant in Orolu Federal constituency, Osun State,  and 15 others for allegedly being in possession of customised Independent National Electoral Commission tags. They were also allegedly found with face caps and jackets with the inscription, ‘INEC Osun 2018 Election Observer’ and PDP membership cards. The Police Public Relations Officer, Department of Operations, force headquarters, Abuja, SP Folasade Odoro, said in a statement on Thursday that the suspects were using the items to gain…

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13,000 depositors lose N27bn to Wonder Bank

A wonder bank, operating under the name,  Micheno Multipurpose Cooperative Society, MMCS, has defrauded over 13,000 people to the tune of N27 billion in Cross River State. The scheme owned and operated by one Michael Eke, had promised depositors of N100,000 and additional N50,000 at the end of 40  days, and those who deposit N150,000 would get N300,000 at the same period A deposit of  N1 million would earn a N500,000 profit at the end of the same period while deposits above N1 million  would be calculated in N1 million …

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N1.6bn Fraud: How Heritage Bank Manager Used Son’s Account To Launder Funds

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has told Justice Muhammad Idris of the Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos how a suspended Branch Manager of Heritage Bank Plc in Yenogoa, Iwejuo Nna Joseph, allegedly concealed funds through his son’s account. The defendant was arraigned alongside Dudafa Waripamo-Owei, a former Senior Special Adviser on Domestic Matters to former President Goodluck Jonathan, on June 11, 2016, on a 23-count charge of conspiracy to conceal proceeds of crime to the tune of N1.6 billion. While cross-examining Joseph who gave evidence in…

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“We established prima facie and culpability facts against Adeleke and others” -Police

Below is the statement of a Press briefing by the Nigerian Police on Sen, Ademola Adeleke’s exam fraud case.   Date: 19th September, 2018 PRESS BRIEFING ON EXAMINATION MALPRACTICE CASE AGAINST SENATOR ADEMOLA ADELEKE Examination Malpractice, Criminal Conspiracy, Personation, Breach of Duty, Aiding and Abetting against Senator Ademola Adeleke (PDP Governorship Aspirant in the 22nd September, 2018 Gubernatorial Election in Osun State) and four (4) others namely; MR Sikiru Adeleke, Alhaji Aregbesola Mufutau (Principal of Ojo-Aro Community Grammar School, Egbedore LGA, Osun State), Mr Gbadamosi Thomas Ojo (School Staff responsible…

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Breaking: Police to arraign Osun PDP guber candidate, Adeleke, others for exam malpractices

The Nigeria Police Force has directed the People’s Democratic Party’s candidate in next Saturday’s Osun governorship election, Senator Ademola Adeleke, to report to the Force Headquarters, Abuja, immediately for arraignment for examination malpractice, criminal conspiracy, and impersonation. The force in a statement on Wednesday by the force spokesman, Jimoh Moshood said it had filed charges of examination malpractice, criminal conspiracy, impersonation, breach of duty and aiding and abetting against the aspirant and his four co-accused. Adeleke was asked to report to the Special Investigation Panel alongside one Sikiru Adeleke, the…

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Lagos Command arrests Ifako Ijaye’s deadly cult leader who allegedly killed police sergeant

The Lagos State Police Command says it has arrested a suspected cult member, Malik Onebiri, who allegedly killed a police sergeant while protesting against the death of his colleague. PUNCH Metro had reported that some youths on Oshunkeye Street in Ifako-Ijaiye had protested against the death of one Shina, aka Ishan, who was reportedly injured during a police raid on the street. The youths were said to have taken the corpse to the Area G Police Command headquarters in Ogba and reportedly chartered a bus to Haruna bus stop on College Road,…

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Depositors’ money endangered as 9 FCMB staff elope with customers’ N.5bn

For customers and depositors of First City Monument Bank, its panicky mode activated as members of staff of the new generation bank have allegedly bolted with depositors’ money runing into hundreds of millions. In what industry watchers have termed the biggest theft of customers’ deposit, nine members of the bank staff have made away with a total sum of N500 million, and their whereabouts remain unknown, though the Nigeria Police have secured an arrest warrant from a magistrate court in Lagos to effect the arrest of the suspected fraudulent staff…

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Leah Sharibu cries from Boko Haram enclave: Help my family, get me out of here

Like the voice of the one ‘wailing in the wilderness’, kidnapped Dapchi Christian schoolgirl Leah Sharibu has cried out to the world for help to assist her family to get her out of captivity debunking earlier report in some news medium that she was dead. According to a  statement issued yesterday evening in Washington, USA, by US NIGERIA LAW GROUP, which has been working closely with her family in Northern Nigeria, the family is in possession of a recent audio recording confirmed to be Leah’s voice. The statement, made available…

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