Category: Crime

FG, states agree on special courts for hate speech, terrorism

The Federal and state governments have agreed to designate special courts for the purposes of prosecuting purveyors of hate speeches as well as suspected terrorists and kidnappers.According to a statement made available to journalists in Abuja on Sunday by the…
We are not corrupt’ – Nigerian Police cry out

A report by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) in conjunction with National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) and others had released a report titled “Corruption in Nigeria: Bribery: Public experience and response” Which has described police officers…
Diezani loses $37.5m Banana Island mansion to FG

A Federal High Court in Lagos has ordered the permanent forfeiture to the Federal Government of a $37.5million Banana Island property bought in 2013 by former Minister of Petroleum Resources Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke.A vacation judge, Justice Chuka Obiozor, made the…

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Friday evening said the State Government spent over N15billion last year to beef up security and ensure the safety of lives and property.Governor Ambode, who spoke at a dinner held at the Lagos…
Former ICPC chairman, Akanbi kicks against immunity for president, others

A former Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission, Justice Mustapha Akanbi (retd.), has kicked against immunity for the president, vice-president, governors, deputy governors and other political office holders. Akanbi also opposed immunity in whatever form…
Police arrest 42 gays in Lagos hotel

About 42 men allegedly involved in homosexual acts have been arrested by the police.It was learnt that the suspects were rounded up at a hotel at Weigh Bridge in Owode Onirin area of Lagos State on Saturday.It was learnt that…
8 Killed As Suicide Bombers Hit IDPs Camp

No fewer than eight persons were killed and 14 others sustained in Friday night suicide bomb attack in Dikwa Local Government Area of Borno.The incident occurred on Friday when two female suicide bombers hit an Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camp…