Police arrest two masquerades for stealing N57,000
The Police in Nsukka on Saturday arrested two men in masquerade costume in Ovoko Community, Nsukka LGA, Enugu State, for allegedly beating up a passenger on a commercial motorcycle and robbing him of N57,000. The incident happened on the Nsukka/Oballo-Afor highway. A police source said policemen moved to the scene.....
Tragedy as Cultists kill Owerri night club staff
Some suspected Cultists, Monday night, struck Owerri Capital city as they shot a Bouncer in a popular night club in World Bank Housing Estate, New Owerri According to a Source who never wanted his name Print states that the hoodlums who came into the Night Club as Customers, served but,.....
Looted crude oil funds: We ‘ve identified accomplice countries, banks – Buhari
Nigeria has made a headway in her efforts to recover looted funds stashed in different banks abroad by officials of past administrations. This was the disclosure by President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday in Abuja. The president said that his administration has taken its efforts to recover looted Nigerian funds a.....
$182m Halliburton Scandal: Buhari orders preparation of case-file
As President Muhammadu Buhari travels to  the United States (US) today to engage President Barack Obama  in talks  on  economic, security, financial and anti-graft issues, it has emerged that he has ordered the preparation of the case-file that would lead to the prosecution of the indicted persons  in the $182.....
Six Nigerians extradited to US for alleged Internet scams
Six Nigerian nationals have been extradited from South Africa for their alleged role in Internet scams involving dating websites and work-at-home schemes, the US Department of Justice said Monday. A total of 20 defendants are charged in the case, for their alleged involvement in a variety of schemes such as.....
Police uncover MASSOB bomb factory in Imo
The Imo State Police Command on Thursday said it had uncovered a bomb factory at Umuokirika village in Aboh-Mbaise Local Government Area of the state. The Police Public Relations Officer, Andrew Enwerem, said this in a meeting with journalists in Owerri, the state capital. Enwerem said acting on a tip-off,.....
Girl, 11, gang-raped in Imo
Uneasy calm has enveloped the sleepy, rural Ehume autonomous community in Obowo local council area of Imo State, following what the villagers termed “the mindless gang-raping of an innocent 11-year old in the area”. Vanguard gathered that the hapless girl, Ngozi (surname withheld), hails from Amaiyi, Ihitte Uboma local government.....
South Africa seizes another $5.7m Nigeria’s arms deal
South African authorities have seized another US$5.7 million arms money from Nigeria, just three weeks after the $9.3 million cash transported by two Nigerians and an Israeli for arms purchase, South Africa-based City Express reported Monday. As with the first deal, South Africa’s Asset Forfeiture Unit of the National Prosecuting Authority seized the.....
Eni paid $533m bribe to Nigerian politicians – Prosecutors
Italian oil and gas major, Eni, the parent company of Nigeria Agip Oil Company, has been alleged to have used at least half of the $1.1bn paid to purchase a Nigerian oil field in 2011 to bribe local politicians, intermediaries and others, according to official documents and a person close.....
N199m cocaine concealed in perfumes, capacitors
Two traders, who allegedly concealed drugs suspected to be cocaine worth 119 million naira inside capacitors and perfumes, have been arrested by officials of National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA.  The duo of Daniel Marvin and Akubuo Victor, said to have succeeded in beating security checks in Brazil , were.....
Oduah, Soludo still under probe –EFCC
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has said that it is still investigating a former Minister of Aviation, Stella Oduah, and a former Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Prof. Charles Soludo. The Head of Media and Publicity of the EFCC, Mr. Wilson Uwujaren, said during a press conference.....

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