Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Ambode recommends 25-year jail term for rapists

Ambode recommends 25-year jail term for rapists

Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State on Monday recommended minimum sentence of 25 years for rapists, saying rape should not be met with light...
16 Ukrainians arrested in Nigeria over illegal oil trade

16 Ukrainians arrested in Nigeria over illegal oil trade

The Nigerian Navy Forward Operating Base (FOB) in Bonny, Rivers State has confirmed the arrest of a ship for suspected illegal oil trade by...

IG orders investigation into alleged extortion against Kwara PPRO

The Inspector General of Police has ordered an investigation into an allegation of extortion against the public relations officer of the Kwara State Police...
S/Court fixes March 2, 2018 to rule on Dasuki's continued detention

S/Court fixes March 2, 2018 to rule on Dasuki’s continued detention

The Supreme Court on Monday fixed March 2 for judgment on an appeal by former National Security Adviser (NSA), Col. Sambo Dasuki, challenging his...
I need medical treatment abroad, Metuh insists

Metuh to appeal court’s refusal to adjourn fraud case

A former National Publicity Secretary of the PDP, Olisah Metuh, says he will appeal the decision of the Federal High Court that denied his...
Court adjourns final written addresses in Nyame’s alleged N1.64bn fraud case

Court adjourns final written addresses in Nyame’s alleged N1.64bn fraud case

An FCT High Court in Gudu on Tuesday adjourned final written addresses in former Taraba governor, Jolly Nyame’s alleged N1.64 billion fraud case until...
N4.5b money laundering: Court issues bench warrant on Nnamani

N4.5b money laundering: Court issues bench warrant on Nnamani

A Federal High Court in Lagos on Monday issued a bench warrant for the arrest and production in court of a former Governor of...
NSCDC nabs graduate over alleged burglary in Lafia

NSCDC destroys 28 illegal refineries in Edo in eleven months

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Edo Command, says it has destroyed 28 illegal refineries in the state in the last eleven...
NDLEA seizes 3,892kg of hard drugs in Oyo

NDLEA intercepts 200kg of suspected Cannabis in Edo

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) in Edo says it has intercepted a shipment of dried weeds suspected to be Cannabis Sativa at...
Police in Niger rescue village head, 3 others from abductors

Police in Niger rescue village head, 3 others from abductors

The police in Niger on Saturday said they rescued Malam Haruna Gizo, the village head of Unguwan Gizo of Kagara Local Government Area of...