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Gombe records 40 rape cases in 6 months

Gombe State Police command recorded 40 cases of rape between January and July 2017, the Commissioner of Police, Mr Austine Iwar, has disclosed. Iwar made the disclosure on Thursday in Gombe in his address at the 2017 Law week lecture organised by the state branch of the Nigeria Bar Association …

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Fake Police Inspector arrested in Lagos

The operatives of the Lagos State Task Force have arrested commercial bus driver that has been parading himself as an Inspector attached to the Lagos State Police Command, Ikeja, Lagos. Chairman of the Lagos State Task Force, Olayinka Egbeyemi who paraded the suspect said that he was arrested on Wednesday …

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Gunmen kill police inspector in ogidi

Two armed men on a motorcycle on Saturday killed a police inspector in Ogidi, near Onitsha in Anambra, police authorities have confirmed. The Divisional Police Officer (DPO), Ogidi Police Station, Mr Hassan Musa, who confirmed the incident, that the hoodlums also collected the AK47 riffle the deceased was carrying. He …

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indicted INEC staff refund Diezani’s bribe

  The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Thursday said some of its staff accused of benefitting from a N3.4 billion bribe money in the 2015 general elections have refunded their share. The INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmud Yakubu, disclosed this when he visited the Acting Chairman of the Economic and …

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Lagos court orders forfeiture of $43.4m

A Federal High Court in Lagos on Thursday ordered the temporary forfeiture of the sum of 43million dollars, 27,800 pounds and N23 million to the Federal Government. The money was recovered by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) from an apartment in the Ikoyi area of Lagos on Wednesday. …

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