…as lawyers hail EFCC; suggest stripping of SANship By Ekanem Iniko Some legal practitioners and concerned Nigerians have expressed disappointment over what they term ‘scandalous revelation’ of alleged involvement in embezzlement of public funds by Mr. Uwemedimo Nwoko, SAN, saying it’s not a good example of a Senior Advocate ofContinue Reading

A Chief Magistrate Court sitting in Minna, Niger State has remanded a housewife, Amina Aliyu along with three other accused persons over allegations of conspiracy and culpable homicide. According to the report the newly wed, Fatima Aliyu,19, was allegedly beaten to death with a pestle and her body set onContinue Reading

A Kogi State high Court sitting in Idah Tuesday sentenced the killer of the PDP women leader, Mrs Salome Abuh to 12 years six months imprisonment. Mrs Abuh was killed in her residence where she was set ablaze shortly after the governorship election on Nov 18, 2019 . The convictContinue Reading

A press release today, signed by Dr. Ikenna k. Obi, Publicity Secretary of the Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, Mbano/Etiti Branch, Imo state, has confirmed that one of their members has been kidnapped. The release, states: “the Information officially reaching the Mbano /Branch of the NBA is that Chief Barr. ChimaContinue Reading

…if NSCDC takes bribe to release, we will follow up – NUPENG Task Force Unit The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Akwa Ibom State Command on Monday, February 22, 2021, arrested one Julius Berger truck driver with a truckload of suspected adulterated diesel in Uyo. The Mercedes truckContinue Reading

PRESS RELEASE PLOTS TO INCITE RELIGIOUS VIOLENCE IN NIGERIA The Department of State Services (DSS) wishes to alert the public about plans by some elements working with external forces to incite religious violence across the country. Targeted States include Sokoto, Kano, Kaduna, Plateau, Rivers, Oyo, Lagos and those in theContinue Reading

By Charles Raphael A woman has reportedly died after drinking a poisonous substance discovered to be sniper. She was alleged to have taken her life by using the poison after quarreling with her husband. The late woman, Mrs. Clara Vincent, was aged 28 as at the time of the incidentContinue Reading

This year’s anti corruption day, usually celebrated on the 3rd of June of every year, since the passage of the United Nation’s Convention against corruption; has come with much drama and all kinds of topsy-turvy with regards to Nigeria’s agency for the fight against corruption, EFCC, and its Chairman, IbrahimContinue Reading