July 23, 2024

July 23, 2024

Breaking: EFCC Arrests Ex-Anambra Gov. Obiano At Lagos Airport

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested immediate past Governor of Anambra State, Willie Obiano at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, MMIA, Lagos.   Obiano had been on the watchlist of the EFCC and the commission was only waiting for him to vacate office and lose his immunity before arresting him.   Channels […]

Joint Task Force Neutralise Over 100 Bandits In Niger, Recover Motorcycles

The Joint Security Task Force in Niger, has neutralised over 100 suspected bandits in an operation at Bangi village in Mariga Local Government Area of the state.   The Commissioner of Police in the state, Bala Kuryas, who confirmed the Development on Thursday, said the Task Force recovered 61 motorcycles from the bandits during the […]

Fraud: EFCC Apprehends Nigerian Church Founder Wanted By FBI

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested Kelechi Vitalis Anozie.   Anozie is the Founder of Praying City Church located in Owerri, the capital of Imo.   The suspect is on the watch list of the United States Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI).   In a statement on Thursday by EFCC spokesman, Wilson […]

Embattled DCP Abba Kyari Marks 47th Birthday In NDLEA custody

  The former head of the Inspector-General of Police Intelligence Response Team, Abba Kyari, who is currently in the custody of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) is marking his 47th birthday today.   The suspended Deputy Commissioner of Police, according to his Facebook profile, was born on “March 17, 1975.”   Kyari was […]

Seven Members Of ATM Robbery Syndicate Arrested By Police In Borno

The Police in Borno has arrested seven members of an ATM robbery syndicate in Maiduguri.   The Commissioner of Police in the state, Mr Abdu Umar, said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Thursday.   Umar said two of the suspects were arrested on February 22, after they swindled […]

Ukraine Mayor Abducted By Russian Troops Finally Regains Freedom

A Ukrainian mayor who was abducted by Russian forces last week has been released from captivity, officials said Wednesday.   The news that Melitopol Mayor Ivan Fedorov was no longer in Russian hands was announced by Andriy Yermak, the head of the Office of the President of Ukraine.   “Mayor of Melitopol Ivan Fedorov has […]

Gunmen Invade Taraba, Kill Four, Abduct Community Head, Others

Gunmen have kidnapped the village head of Maigemu and three other persons, after killing four people at Kwatan Nanido and Maigemu villages, in Gassol Local Government Area of Taraba State.   Dr. Bulus Yari, a commercial bus driver in Kaduna said that the bandits stormed the Local Government Area around 1.00am on Tuesday.   He […]

Police Nab Eight Burglary Syndicates In Ekiti

Eight members of burglary syndicates alleged to be behind the breaking of homes, schools, shops, and boutiques in Ado-Ekiti, have been arrested by the police.   Spokesperson of the State Police Command, ASP Abutu, in a statement on Wednesday, said that a complainant came to the station and reported that his house around Omolayo Ajilosun, […]