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Nigeria Police Arrests 400 Suspected Fraudulent Visa Applicants At Foreign Embassies

Nigeria Police Arrests 400 Suspected Fraudulent Visa Applicants At Foreign Embassies

The Police Special Fraud Unit (PSFU) on Monday in Lagos, Nigeria said it has arrested 400 visa applicants with fake documents at British High Commission, America, Italian and the French Embassies between January and March. The unit’s Public Relations Officer, Lawal Audu, disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in […]

Pipeline Vandalism : Nigeria Police Parades 13 Principal Suspects

By Amos Tauna : The Nigeria Police Force has paraded 13 suspects arrested for criminal conspiracy, crude oil pipeline vandalism and theft of product of premium motor spirit. In a statement by the Force Public Relations Officer, ACP Jimoh Moshood, said the suspects were arrested in Kaduna, Niger and Delta States. The statement explained that […]

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Rape Cases : Nigeria Police Accuses Judiciary Of Inaction

By Ahmad Umar : Nigeria Police Gombe State Command Northeast of the country has  accused the judiciary of paying less attention to cases of rape brought before the court. Gombe State recorded 29 rape cases, 5 cases of homosexual, 4 cases of incense rape as well as 4 cases of Act of gross indecency from […]

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Nigeria : Former Plateau Governor To Remain In Prison Pending Bail Ruling

Plateau State High Court sitting in Jos, North Central Nigeria on Wednesday remanded former state Governor, Jonah Jang in prison, pending ruling in the bail application over alleged corruption and misappropriation. The Judge, Justice D.D Longji, gave the order after listening to the arguments and submissions of both defense and prosecution counsels. The News Agency […]

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Germany To Repatriate Over 30,000 Illegal Nigerian Migrants

  Germany has proposed a new process that will facilitate the smooth repatriation of over 30,000 illegal Nigerian migrants back to the country.   Minister of Foreign Affairs Geoffrey Onyeama said this when he received the Security Adviser to the President of Germany, Dr Jan Hecker, and his team in Abuja.   The new proposal, […]

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Nigeria Police Parades 3 Armed Robbery Suspects In Gombe

By Auwal Umar : Nigeria-Police Command Gombe state northeast of the country has paraded three members of a notorious armed robbery gang  terrorizing Gombe –Yola road Also arrested were other two Suspects. The state Commissioner of Police, Shina Tairu Olukolu, who addressed newsmen at the command, said the suspects who belong to syndicates, have been […]

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Nigeria: EFCC Gets Fresh Order to Seize N7.4 bn, $8.4m Linked to Patience Jonathan

A Federal High Court in Lagos has granted fresh interim orders to the EFCC to seize 8.4 million dollars (N3.02 billion) and about N7.4 billion found in bank accounts linked to a former First Lady, Patience Jonathan. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission secured the order by Justice Mojisola Olatoregun through an ex parte application […]

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Nigeria: NGO Wants More Awareness on Rape, Women’s Rights

A Non Governmental Organization (NGO), Babbar Mace Counselling Services, on Monday called for more awareness campaigns to sensitise the general public on the ills of sexual abuse including rape now prevalent in the society. Founder of the organisation, Khadija Sa’ad made the call in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Kaduna. […]

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