Crimes

Gov Matawalle Invites EFCC To Search Zamfara Houses For Hidden Cash

Zamafara State Gov Bello Mohammed Matawallen Maradun has offered to allow access to EFCC to ransack the property it alleged to have found stashed with humongous amount of money for laundering through cash payment of salaries. This was contained in a statement issued by the honorable commissioner of information, Alhaji Ibrahim Magaji Dosara, a copy […]

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NSCDC Arrests Father, Agent In Jigawa For Making 12yr Old To Serve As House Help

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Jigawa have arrested a 65-year-old father who lodged a complaint that his 12-year-old daughter was missing after he gave her out as house help. He had been earning a N5,000 monthly stipends for the two years that the daughter was away from home. Arrested alongside the […]

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EFCC Chair, Bawa Reacts After Court’s Contempt Verdict

The chairman of the EFCC, Abdulrasheed Bawa, has said he has appealed against the court verdict which ordered his remand in Kuje prison. Speaking with Journalists in Abuja, Bawa said he would allow the natural course of the law to take its effect, having filed an appeal against the remand verdict.We have appealed against it […]

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Ganduje Not Fingered In EFCC Report, Kano Govt Demands Apology From SR

Kano state government has condemned in strongest terms insinuation by an online publication, Sahara Reporters that Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje is one the three governors fingered by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) as having stashed away funds in their houses. A statement by the commissioner for information, Malam Muhammad Garba indicated that while […]

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Naira Redesign: EFCC Arrests Kogi Assembly Candidate With N326m, $610,500 Cash

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has arrested the Kogi State House of Assembly candidate of the New Nigeria Peoples Party, NNPP, Ismaila Yusuf Atumeyi with N326million and $ 140,500 cash. Atumeyi who is seeking to represent Ankpa 11 Constituency in the Kogi State House of Assembly was arrested on Sunday, October 30, 2022 […]

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FG, Security Agencies Knocked Over Attack On Zamfara NUJ Chairman

A non governmental organisation in Zamfara State has challenged the federal government over its silence on the attack on the Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ) and its members in the state. The group known as Peace for All in a statement signed and issued to newsmen in Gusau, by its secretary, Emmanuel Nwachukwu said it […]

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Police Arrests APC Chairman In Possession Of Over 300 PVCs

The New Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP) and Civil Society organisations under the auspices Alliance for Good Governance have demand for immediate prosecution of the APC chairman arrested in possession of over three hundred (300) permanent voter’s card PVCs in Kano. The suspect simply identified as Aminu Ali Shana who is the APC chairman in Yautan […]

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Terrorists Threaten To Force Kidnapped Daughters Of Former Zamfara AG Into Crime

The terrorists holding two daughters and one domestic staff of the immediate former Accountant General of Zamfara State, Abubakar Bala – Furfuri have threatened to turn them into criminals, who will be used to attract other targets of their criminal activities if their parent fails to pay the ransom they demanded. This was contained in […]

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BREAKING: Court Sentences Abdulmalik Hashim To Death By Hanging

The Kano State High Court presided over by Justice Usman Naabba has sentenced proprietor of Noble kids college, Abdulmalik Muhammmad Tanko,38 two other Hashimu Isyaku, 38 and to death by hanging for , kidnapping, and killing Hanifa Abubakar, a five year old pupil. The convicts were convicted to 5 years each for conspiracy. They conspired […]

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Chieftaincy Scandal: Ado Aleru Is Still On Our Wanted List – Police

The Katsina State Police Command on Monday said Ado Aleru, a notorious bandit leader, is still on its wanted list. Gambo Isah, the spokesman for the command, disclosed this to Channels Television in a telephone conversation while reacting to the chieftaincy title recently conferred on Aleru in Zamfara State. The Emir of Yandoto Daji one […]