Tag: Illegal

Fake Doctor With Illegal Hospital, Arrested in Adamawa

Henry Solomon- October 31, 2019

(Photo: George Kushi) A fake medical doctor identified as Gambo has been arrested for operating an illegal hospital in Adamawa state. Located in Modire, a ... Read More

Agency Threatens Removal of Illegal Political Billboards in Kwara

Henry Solomon- September 17, 2018

The Kwara Signage and Advertisement Agency has threatened to remove billboards of any political office seekers erected in various parts of the state without payment ... Read More

Customs Set to Investigate Illegal Importation of Military Wears

Henry Solomon- August 30, 2018

The Comptroller-General of Customs (CGC), retired Col. Hameed Ali, has inaugurated a six-member investigative Committee to find out all those connected to the illegal importations ... Read More

CBN Fines 4 Banks Over Foreign Exchange illegality

Henry Solomon- August 30, 2018

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Wednesday imposed an N5.87 billion fine on Standard Chartered Bank, Stanbic-IBTC, Citibank, and Diamond Bank over alleged irregularities ... Read More

Police Recovers Illegal Firearms in Gombe

Henry Solomon- March 29, 2018

The Police Command in Gombe State on Thursday said it had recovered 25 firearms from individuals in the state. According to Mr Shina Olukolu, the ... Read More

NAFDAC Discovers Bakeries Using Banned Substances in Sokoto State

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 14, 2018

The Sokoto State Command of the National Agency for Food, Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has discovered some bakeries using prohibited Potassium Bromide and Saccharine ... Read More

United Nation to Repatriate 180 Nigerians from Libya

Arowobusoye Samuel- January 4, 2018

The International Organisation for Migration (IOM) would on Monday (Jan. 8) repatriate 180 Nigerians stranded in Libya back to their home country. The UN migration ... Read More

Nigeria Gets 249 More Returnees From Libya

Henry Solomon- December 15, 2017

The International Organisation for Migration (IOM) and the European Union (EU) on Thursday facilitated the return of 249 more Nigerians from Libya. The returnees arrived ... Read More

Senate Expedite Measures To Stop Illegal Recruitment

AMT Tanimu- August 24, 2017

President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has said that the Senate will accelerate the passage of the Existing Vacancies (recruitment process) in the ... Read More

Rivers State Government Shuts 1,886 Illegal Schools

Henry Solomon- August 9, 2017

The Rivers Government has closed no fewer than 1,886 schools operating without government’s approval,  Gov. Nyesom Wike said in Port Harcourt on Tuesday. Wike made ... Read More

Army Discovers Reactivated Illegal Oil Dump In Rivers

Henry Solomon- June 29, 2017

Troops of 146 Battalion, 16 Brigade Nigerian Army while on routine patrol on Wednesday 28th June 2017, along Sucrucho-Kalarogbana Fishing Ports general area, discovered and ... Read More

Unlawful $50bn Leaves Africa Every Year – UNECA

Henry Solomon- June 1, 2017

The UN Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) says an estimated 50 billion dollars leaves the shore of the continent illicitly mostly to the Western countries, ... Read More

80 Illegal Refineries Destroyed By Operation Delta Safe

AMT Tanimu- March 7, 2017

Abubakar Abdullahi, Abuja: Troops of joint operation DELTA SAFE have intensified raids operation against crude oil theft with destruction of 80 illegal refineries across Bayelsa, ... Read More

NNPC Refinery Loses 2billion Naira to Illegal Tappers

AMT Tanimu- February 10, 2017

Ndu Ughamadu, Abuja: The Kaduna Refining and Petrochemical Company Limited (KRPC), a subsidiary of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), loses an average of 2.2 ... Read More

Illegal Speed Bumps To Be Removed – FRSC

Henry Solomon- September 30, 2016

The National Council on Works has approved the removal of all illegal and inappropriate speed breakers on the nation’s highways. Mr Bisi Kazeem, the Head, ... Read More

Two bag 20 years Jail Term for Illegal Oil Bunkering

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 17, 2016

Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu of the Federal High Court Uyo, Akwa Ibom State on May 17, 2016 convicted and sentenced the duo of Wisdom Afangideh and ... Read More

16 Herbal Medicine Facilities In Onitsha Under Lock And Key – NAFDAC

Henry Solomon- April 12, 2016

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has shut 16 herbal medicine facilities and seized products over illegal operations in Onitsha, ... Read More

Army Bans Use of Military Uniforms By (NMS) Ex-Boys

Henry Solomon- October 3, 2015

The Nigerian Army has banned the wearing of unauthorized Army uniforms, accoutrement and kits by Ex-Students of Nigerian Military School Zaria (aka Ex-Boys) in civil ... Read More