Category: Crime

Lagos Prohibits Open Cattle Grazing, as Sanwo – Olu Signs Bill into Law.

•Governor Okays Bill To End ‘Cycle Of Gender-Based Violence’, Appoints Exec. Sec Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Monday, assented to the bill prohibiting Open Cattle Grazing and Trespass of Cattle on Land, signing the legislation into law 11 days after it was unanimously passed by the State House of Assembly and transmitted to the… Read More »

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EFCC Advises Nugerian Youth to Shun Corruption.

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Saturday, September 18, 2021 called on Nigerian youths to shun all forms of corrupt practices and align themselves with the campaign against the malaise. The call was made by the Head, Special Control Unit against Money Laundering, SCUML, Kaduna Zonal Command of the EFCC, Ayodepo Kazeem, during… Read More »

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Nigerian Law Enforcement System, Aiding Impunity of Human Traffickers – House of Rep Committee Chair, Akande -Shadipe.

The Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Diaspora, Hon. Tolulope Akande-Sadipe has berated the Nigerian law enforcement agencies, the Police Force and the weak Judicial system, which in turn has indirectly aided the high level of impunity by human trafficking and forced labour offenders in Nigeria. The Oluyole Federal Constituency representative said this in her… Read More »

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Abdulrasaq Seeks Improved Security Presence As IGP Visits Kwara

• Says state recording visible population, economic growth Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq on Wednesday called for increased presence of policemen and other security officials in the state to fortify the state and enhance its socio-economic development. “Our challenges are enormous. Being a relatively safe state, security agencies tend to be comfortable with Kwara and… Read More »

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EFCC Docks Two Fraudsters in Makurdi.

The Makurdi Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), on Tuesday, September 14, 2021 arraigned the duo of Okwuchukwu Charles and Saamuman Caleb Terungwa before Justice Moris Ikpambese of the Benue State High Court, Makurdi for alleged conspiracy and obtaining money by false pretence to the tune of N5 million. Count one… Read More »

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EFCC Arraigns Siblings for 55m Medical Charity Scam

The Kaduna Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has arraigned the duo of Michael Yusuf Michael and Martha Daniel Yusuf, both siblings, before Justice Hannnatu A.L Balogun on an eight count charge bordering on obtaining by false pretence.  The defendants allegedly floated an unregistered medical and empowerment Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) through… Read More »

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Bawa Charges Youth yo be Change Agents, Stay Away from Crime.

The Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Abdulrasheed Bawa, has enjoined corps members to make integrity and dedication to work their watchword, saying that the harsh economic situation in the country is not a license for anyone to engage in crime. Bawa stated this on Wednesday, September 8, 2021 in an Orientation message to… Read More »

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Two Convicted of Internet Fraud in Makurdi.

The Makurdi Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Thursday September 2, 2021 secured the conviction of the duo of  Damisa Gideon (aka Captain Kim Lee), and Deborah Okiemute for offences bordering on personation and internet fraud. Justice Obiora Atuegwu Egwuatu of the Federal High Court, sitting in Abuja convicted and… Read More »