Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Court jails Orji Kalu 12 years for fraud, money laundering

A Federal High Court in Lagos on Thursday sentenced a former Governor of Abia, Orji Kalu, to 12 years imprisonment for N7.2 billion fraud...

47 Nigerians plead innocent to homosexuality charge in 2018 case

Forty-seven Nigerian men pleaded innocent on Wednesday to a charge of public displays of affection with members of the same sex, an offence that...

Air Peace CEO, Allen Onyema Charged with bank fraud and money laundering

The Chairman of Air Peace, Allen Ifechukwu Athan Onyema has been indicted by the United States Department of Justice for bank fraud and money...
Nigerian ex-attorney general arrested in Dubai

Nigerian ex-attorney general arrested in Dubai over $1.3 bn oil deal

Nigeria’s ex-attorney general Mohammed Adoke was on Monday arrested in Dubai, over his involvement in one of the oil industry’s biggest corruption scandals. Adoke’s lawyer,...
Americans killed in Mexican ambush

Nine Americans killed in Mexican ambush, Trump urges joint war on drug cartels

Gunmen killed nine women and children in the bloodiest attack on Americans in Mexico for years, prompting U.S. President Donald Trump to offer to...
Zimbabwe minister charged with corruption

Zimbabwe minister charged with corruption costing $3.7 million

The Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission (ZACC) on Monday detained and charged a cabinet minister and long-time ally of President Emmerson Mnangagwa for abuse of office...

Benin authorities open investigation after nine people abducted by pirates

Benin authorities have opened an investigation after pirates abducted nine people from a Norwegian-flagged boat off the coast of the West African nation, the...

Malaysian lady scams U.S athlete of $1.2m, using fake investments in Nigerian Oil

A 59 year old Malaysian-born con-artist has been sentenced to 51 months in an American prison after pleading guilty to identity theft and fraud. Washington...

23-yr-old girl arrested for stealing a Jeep, phones worth N1m

A team of detectives, led by the Divisional Police Officer, Ikeja Police Station, CSP Gbenga Ogunsaki, has arrested one Miss Deborah Nwachukwu, 23, for...

Court sends ex-Pension Chairman, Maina to prison

The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja on Friday ordered the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to remand former Chairman, Pension Reform Task...

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