Category: Crime

Sanwo-Olu Commends Police Officer Assaulted In Viral Video

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has commended ASP Sunday Erhabor, a Police officer attached to the Rapid Response Squad (RRS) of the State Command, who was assaulted by one Victor Ebhomenyen at Four Point by Sheraton Hotel, Oniru last the weekend. Governor Sanwo-Olu hailed ASP Erhabor for displaying high level of professionalism and calmness… Read More »

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NAPTIP Hands Over Trafficked Children to parents

… ARRAINGS SUSPECT IN COURT The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) on Monday reunited 5 rescued children with their parents. The children under the age range of 4-7 were abducted at various times by one 32 year old Musa Abdulrahman and sold to unsuspecting women in different parts of the… Read More »

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Court Convicts 11 Internet Fraudsters in Port Harcourt

Justice Adamu Turaki Mohammed of the Federal High Court sitting in Port Harcourt on Friday April 9, 2021 convicted and sentenced 11 internet fraudsters to various prison terms, for fraud. The convicts were prosecuted by the Benin Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, for offences bordering on impersonation and obtaining by… Read More »

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Bawa Charges Staff To Maintain Core Values In Tackling Graft

Executive Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Mr. Abdulrasheed Bawa has charged staff of the Commission to adhere to the virtues of courage, integrity and professionalism, which are the core values of the Commission, in tackling economic and financial crimes. He stated this on Thursday, April 8, 2021 in Port Harcourt, Rivers… Read More »

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EFCC, Military Police to Strengthen Partnership.

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC and the Nigerian Army Corps of Military Police have pledged to strengthen the cooperation between the two institutions. This understanding was the highpoint of the visit by the Provost Marshal of the Army, Brigadier-General OL Olayinka to the headquarters of the EFCC on Wednesday April 7, 2021.  General… Read More »

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EFCC, UniAbuja to Enhance Training In Forensic Science.

The Executive Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Abdulrasheed Bawa today April 1, 2021 pledged to enhance the collaboration between the Commission and the University of Abuja in developing postgraduate programnmes in Forensic. He made the pledge in his office while receiving a delegation from the University of Abuja led by the Vice Chancellor,… Read More »

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I’ll Work With Traditional Rulers to Tackle Insecurity in Oyo- Makinde.

Makinde…mandates LGs to hold security meetings*Makinde, other govs can’t be blamed for insecurity in their states- AlaafinGovernor of Oyo State, ‘Seyi Makinde, on Wednesday, declared that his administration will continue to work with traditional rulers in all the nooks and crannies of the state to tackle insecurity, adding that his government would equally continue to… Read More »

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N2bn Trial: No Trace of Contractors that Received N1.7bn Under Babangida Aliyu – Witness

The money laundering trial of a former governor of Niger State, Muazu Babangida Aliyu, and two others: Tanko Beji and Umar Muhammad Nasko continued on Tuesday March 30, 2021 with the first prosecution witness, PW1, Muhammad Ndawuye Nmadu, telling the Court that auditors could not trace the address of contractors that received about N1.7bn from… Read More »