Tag: prosecution

Alleged N3.4bn NIMASA fraud: Prosecution Witness Cross Examined

Henry Solomon- February 19, 2019

A witness, Mr Fredrick Ugor, Tuesday, told a Federal High Court in Lagos that monies paid into the account of a company, Penniel Engineering Ltd, ... Read More

Receptionist goes to jail for stealing employer’s cell phone

admin- May 25, 2018

  A Minna Magistrates’ Court on Friday sentenced a 22-year-old receptionist, Mustapha Husseini, to six months in prison for stealing his employer’s cell phone. Husseini ... Read More

Police Arrest Two Brothers Specialised In Car Snatching

Henry Solomon- August 28, 2017

The FCT Polce Command said it has arrested two brothers who specialise in snatching cars from cab (taxi) operators. Commissioner of Police FCT, CP Musa ... Read More

Court Throws Out Suit By Police Against Journalist

Henry Solomon- July 31, 2017

A Kaduna Chief Magistrates’ Court on Monday struck out a suit instituted by the police against a journalist in Kaduna accused of incitement. The police ... Read More

Be on Site Within 30 Days or Face Prosecution – FG

Tanimu- March 22, 2017

Laolu Akande, Abuja: The Federal Government (FG) has issued a new set of directives in its bid to accelerate the implementation of the Buhari administration’s ... Read More

Independent National Electoral Commission Director Faces Prosecution

Tanimu- March 1, 2017

Wilson Uwujaren, Abuja: The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has concluded arrangements to prosecute a Deputy Director of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC ... Read More

Group Demands Prosecution of Ekiti Governor Fayose Over Arms Money

Tanimu- January 20, 2017

Wilson Uwujaren, Abuja: Some protesters under the aegis of “Patriotic Mothers Without Borders”, on Friday, January 20, 2017 stormed the EFCC Abuja headquarters calling for ... Read More

Fraudsters Get Jail Term for Employment Scam

Henry Solomon- November 24, 2016

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has secured the conviction of two fraudsters for Employment Scam. Justice J. K. Omotosho of Federal High Court Kano, ... Read More

List of 13 FCTA Officers Suspended Over EFCC Prosecution

Tanimu- October 15, 2016

FCTA Suspends 13 Officers Muhammad Hazat Sule, Abuja: The FCTA Administration has approved the suspension of 13 officers undergoing prosecution by the Economic and Financial ... Read More

EFCC Docks Ex-Naval Chief Jibrin and 2 Others for N600m Fraud

Streaming Admin- September 27, 2016

Wilson Uwujaren, Abuja: The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Tuesday, September 27, 2016, arraigned a former Chief of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Usman ... Read More

Forgery Trial: Dr. Saraki, Ekweremadu and The Law

Tanimu- June 21, 2016

Saraki, Ekweremadu and Maikasuwa Okoi Obono Obla, Abuja: Special Adviser to the President on Prosecution wrote, It is laughable and ridiculous for the Senate to ... Read More

Court Okays Trial of Accused Bank staff In-absentia

Arowobusoye Samuel- June 17, 2016

Justice Fatun Riman of a Federal High Court, Kano, on June 9, 2016 granted the application of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, to ... Read More

NSCDC arrests 30-year-old IDP for allegedly killing her newborn baby

Abdul Jimoh- June 13, 2016

The Nigerian Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC) and other security agencies have arrested a woman at the Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camp in Dikwa ... Read More

Court To Pass Judgement Against Omatseye On The 20th Of May

Henry Solomon- May 9, 2016

A Federal High Court in Lagos on Monday fixed May 20 for judgment against Raymond Omatseye, a former Director-General, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency ... Read More

Nigerian Army Clears Terrorists In 7 More Villages

Henry Solomon- May 7, 2016

As the ongoing clearance and rescue operations gained momentum, troops of 28 Task Force Brigade have successfully cleared enclaves of Boko Haram terrorists along Galtha ... Read More

Indian Businessman Charged With 56-Count Fraud Worth N32bn

Henry Solomon- April 26, 2016

  A Nigerian-based Indian businessman, Patrick Fernandez, was re-appered before a Federal High Court in Lagos, over alleged N32 billion fraud. The defendant was re-arraigned ... Read More

EFCC’s Fresh Proof-of-Evidence Stalls Trial Of Former Defence Chief Badeh

Henry Solomon- March 14, 2016

The EFCC has included additional proof-of-evidence in the trial of the former Chief of Defence Staff, Alex Badeh, which stalled the trial at the Federal ... Read More

Special Report On Peace Accords , Electoral Violence and Prosecutions In Nigeria

inno.korie- March 6, 2015

Violence and thuggery have always been part of our electoral system even when everyone agrees that it only ends up in tenting the whole process. ... Read More