EFCC recovered N152b, $386m last year

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) yesterday continued the review of its operational activities for last year. It announced the recovery of N152, 088,698,751.64,...

Wike declares 19 illegal refinery kinpins wanted

With the declaration of 19 suspected kingpins wanted for operating illegal refineries, Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike at the weekend stepped up the war...

Gunmen kill POS operator in Ibadan, rob wife

Gunmen have killed Saheed Lawal, a point of sales (POS) operator in the Bako area of Ibadan, the Oyo State capital. Lawal was killed on...

Police arrest another hotelier in Osun

The police in Osun have arrested the General Manager of Western Sun Hotels, Ede, Mr Samuel Owolawi, over alleged attempted land grabbing, assault and...

Soot: Arrest, prosecute illegal refiners, Wike tells Rivers CP, others

RIVERS State State Governor, Nyesom Wike has charged the state Commissioner of Police to collaborate with other security agencies, council chairmen and traditional rulers...

Police arrest man for allegedly killing wife in Nasarawa

The Police in Nasarawa State has arrested one, Ovye Yakubu, over alleged murder of his wife, Esther Aya, in their residence at Sabonpegi-Shabu community...

Katsina Police arrest suspected supplier of weapons to bandits

Katsina Police Command says it has arrested a 45-year-old man, Sani Mamuda, for allegedly supplying arms and ammunition to bandits in Katsina and Zamfara...

OAU student: Family demands probe of hotel chairman’s video

The autopsy procedure on the body of Timothy Adegoke, a Master of Business Administration (MBA) student of the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, who died...

Ex-governorship aspirant killed, many abducted on Abuja-Kaduna Road

Gunmen have killed a former governorship aspirant in Zamfara, and abducted an unspecified number of passengers on Kaduna-Abuja Highway. The incident happened on Sunday. Commissioner for...

Driver arrested with military items headed for Anambra

A driver has been taken into police custody in Ondo State after being intercepted with sundry military items on his way to Anambra State. Tochukwu...

Doctor held over sexual harassment of minor

A medical doctor has been arrested in Calabar, Cross River State, for alleged sexual harassment of a 15-year-old girl who was on admission in...

Fake soldier tries to free detained suspect

A man dressed up as a soldier and went to secure the release of a detained suspect has been arrested in Niger State. Emmanuel Dominic,...

Beninese, Togolese arrested with woman’s head

Two foreigners have been arrested in Ogun allegedly with the head of a woman who reportedly died during childbirth recently. Monday Karezu, 32, a Beninese,...

Suspected assassins kill husband, wife in Jigawa

The Police in Jigawa has confirmed the murder of the husband and wife in Malammadori Local Government Area of the state by suspected assassins. ASP...

JUST IN: 3,906 escaped prisoners still on the run – Aregbesola

A total of 3,906 prisoners, who fled some of the nation’s custodial centres during various incidences of prison breaks, are still at large. The Minister...

Father arrested for allegedly killing seven-year-old son in Enugu

The police in Enugu State have arrested 36-year-old Chidi Onyishi for allegedly killing his seven-year-old son, Chimdalu Chidi for a money ritual. They also arrested...

Police raid Merchant Navy camp, arrest 108 suspects

The Lagos State Police Command has arrested a Commanding Officer, Sunday Dakare, 47, and 107 other members of the Nigerian Merchant Navy/ Coastal Defence...

Nigerian Army hands over 20 ‘Yahoo Boys’ to EFCC

The Nigerian military has turned over 20 suspected internet fraudsters to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC. Officers of the 12 Field Engineering Regiment...

Nigeria’s Anti-graft Agency, ICPC Recovers 301 Houses From Two Civil Servants In Abuja

The Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission (ICPC), Prof Bolaji Owasanoye, has revealed that the anti-graft agency recovered 301...

Anti-graft Agency, EFCC Displays 51,933 Pages Of Suspicious Contents On Singer, Naira Marley’s iPhone

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Wednesday, displayed before a Federal High Court in Lagos, a virtual projection of a Compact Disc with...
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