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THE Federal High Court, Abuja, has adjourned the trial of former Head of Service of the Federation, Stephen Oronsaye over alleged pension fraud until October 5, 2022. At the resumed hearing in the case on Thursday,...
AN Area Court in Jos on Wednesday sentenced a 17-year-old tailor, David Ayuba, to one month in prison for forcibly collecting a phone from a boy. A panel of two magistrates, Ghazali Adam and Hyacinth Dolnaan,...
THE Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has explained that its operatives invaded the residence of Rochas Okorocha because he jumped bail and refused to accept court processes from the commission, Wilson Uwujaren, EFCC’s spokesperson...
JUSTICE Yusuf Halilu of an FCT High Court on Monday convicted a former lawmaker Chuma Nzeribe of forgery. The Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC) arraigned Nzeribe on four counts of false pretence, impersonation, forgery and...
Benue Police Nab 20 Suspected Cultists By Amos Aar, Makurdi THE Benue State Police Command said it has arrested twenty (20) persons suspected to be cultists in the last three weeks in Makurdi, the Benue State capital. This...
Police Arrest Man Over Alleged Trafficking of Wife, Sale of Son THE police in Ogun State on Thursday confirmed the arrest of a 36-year-old man, one Kingsley Essien, for allegedly trafficking his wife to Mali and...
THE Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs Zainab Ahmed, has suspended the embattled Accountant General of the Federation, Ahmed Idris over the alleged N80 billion fraud alleged to have been committed by him. The...
The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) has annulled its conference slated to hold in Sokoto State as a result of last Thursday’s lynching of Deborah Yakubu, a year-two student of the Shehu Shagari College of Education,...
AN Ikeja Domestic Violence and Sexual Offences Court on Monday sentenced a school bus driver, Tony Akpan, to life imprisonment for sexually assaulting a five-year-old pupil. Justice Abiola Soladoye in her judgment, held that the prosecution...
THE Government of the United Kingdom has made a U-turn and branded the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) as a terrorist organisation. The UK government, had five years ago when the Nigerian government declared IPOB a...