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MUST READ: Why I Had Sex With My Four Daughters – Father

Forty-seven-year-old Rashidi, living in Sango-Ota, Ogun State has been arrested for sleeping with his four daughters. The incestuous affairs were blown open after a crack team of police detectives from Sango-Ota Area Command, Ogun State, went undercover to investigate the crime. Although the illegal affairs had been going on for years, daughters, father and mother had preferred to let it ... Read More »

Alleged €250m Fraud: Malaysian Docked, Remanded in Ikoyi Prison

Alleged €250m Fraud: Malaysian Docked, Remanded in Ikoyi Prison

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Lagos Zonal office, on May 22, 2019, arraigned a suspected fraudster, Tan Ah Chai Richard, alongside his company, Coastal Asia Investments Limited, before Justice Mojisola Dada of the Special Offences Court sitting in lkeja, Lagos on a five-count charge bordering on forgery, use of false document, conspiracy to forge and an attempt to ... Read More »

EFCC Disclaims Lagos Roadblocks, Online Invitations

EFCC Disclaims Lagos Roadblocks, Online Invitations

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has decried the activities of some unscrupulous elements, who mount road blocks on some highbrow areas of Lagos, such as Victoria Island, Lekki and Festac Town, parading themselves as operatives of the Commission and extorting money from unsuspecting members on the allegation that they are suspected internet fraudsters, popularly known as “Yahoo-Yahoo boys.” ... Read More »

Magu Rallies Artistes, Comedians Against Internet Fraud, Calls for Collaboration

Magu Rallies Artistes, Comedians Against Internet Fraud, Calls for Collaboration

Ibrahim Magu, the acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has charged Nigerian artistes and comedians to join the anti-graft agency in the fight against corruption, particularly internet fraud, and to lend their voices to the Commission’s anti-corruption fight. “You have a very wide reach, so lend us your voices, please let your works propagate and promote ... Read More »

Court Convicts Former DG For Converting NIMASA’s  N139m To Personal Use

Court Convicts Former DG For Converting NIMASA’s N139m To Personal Use

A former acting Director General of Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, Mr Calistus Obi and Alu Dismas, who was a personal assistant to Obi’s predecessor, Patrick Akpobolokemi have been convicted by Justice Mojisola Olatoregun of a Federal High Court in Lagos on Thursday. They were convicted for converting N139million belonging to NIMASA. The court remanded the convicts in ... Read More »

Breaking: Police Kill Suspected Kidnapper of UBEC Chairman, Arrest  Others

Breaking: Police Kill Suspected Kidnapper of UBEC Chairman, Arrest Others

The Police high command on Sunday announced the killing of a suspected mastermind of the recent kidnap of the Board Chairman, Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC ) and his daughter and confirmed the arrest of seven suspected kidnappers UBEC Chairman, Muhammed Mahmood and his daughter were kidnapped on April 29 around Katari Village, along the Kaduna-Abuja Highway and later released. ... Read More »

Man arrested while attempting to swindle Police Commissioner

Man arrested while attempting to swindle Police Commissioner

By Owolola Adebola A 52-yr old suspected fraudster, Tayo Ogunmola is presently cooling his heels in the detention cell of Ogun state police command for allegedly making an attempt to swindle the command’s commissioner of police CP Bashir Makama. The arrest of the suspect followed a phone call he made to the CP pretending to be an old herbalist who ... Read More »

Herdsmen occupy Odu’a tomato factory, plotting attack – Ogun monarch

Herdsmen occupy Odu’a tomato factory, plotting attack – Ogun monarch

The Onimeko of Imeko, Oba Oyeditan Olanite, has raised the alarm over a plot by Fulani herdsmen to attack his domain, Sunday Punch reports. Oba Olanite said many Fulani herdsmen had already arrived in the town, adding that they took over about 4,000 hectares of land belonging to the Odu’a Investment Company and chased away indigenes of the town close ... Read More »

‘Why we specialised in robbing only women’

‘Why we specialised in robbing only women’

It was the end of road for three suspected members of a robbery gang, which specialised in snatching exotic vehicles from women in the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Abuja. The suspected robbers were arrested by operatives of the Inspector General of Police Special Intelligence Response Team(IRT). The trio , identified as Ego Ike, Obinna Igwe and Adamu Nuhu, were arrested ... Read More »

EFCC Secures Conviction of Gombe Internal Revenue Chair, Three Others for N25m Fraud

EFCC Secures Conviction of Gombe Internal Revenue Chair, Three Others for N25m Fraud

By Adebola Owolola The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC Gombe Zonal office on May 16, 2019 secured the conviction of Atiku Mu’azu Bayum, Mohammed Adi, Ibrahim Abubakar and Abubakar Usman on a two-count charge bordering on conspiracy and theft before Justice Beatrice Iliya of the Gombe State High Court, sitting in Gombe. They were alleged to have as Chairman, ... Read More »

AIG Oyebade poised to combat heinous crimes through waterways, visits Marine Police Operation Base

AIG Oyebade poised to combat heinous crimes through waterways, visits Marine Police Operation Base

    As part of proactive approach to combat heinous crimes through the waterways, the Assistant Inspector-General of Police in charge of Zone XI, Osogbo, Adeleye Oyebade, mni, visited the Marine Police, Operation Base, Igbokoda in Ilaje Local Government Area of Ondo State on Thursday. The visit was in continuation of his familiarisation tour of Ondo State Police Command. The ... Read More »

Alleged N450m Fraud: EFCC Names Recipients Of N126.5m Disbursed By Belgore

Alleged N450m Fraud: EFCC Names Recipients Of N126.5m Disbursed By Belgore

By Adebola Owolola The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, on Wednesday, May 15, 2019, told Justice Rilwan Aikwa of the Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos how Muhammed Belgore, a governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the 2011 Kwara State gubernatorial election, disbursed a sum of N126,500,000 (One Hundred and Twenty- six Million, Five Hundred Thousand ... Read More »

NDLEA Lagos State Command Intercepts Cannabis Worth Over N20m

By Bola Owolola The operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) Lagos State Command on Friday 3rdMay, 2019 at about 13:30 hours intercepted a 20 foot truck MAN Diesel with Registration No. JJJ 959 XN laden with 150 bags of Cannabis Sativa with the street value worth N20 million weighing 2.139 tons concealed in fake compartment of the ... Read More »

Two Illegal Gold Dealers Forfeit N39m, Property

Two Illegal Gold Dealers Forfeit N39m, Property

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Tuesday, May 14, 2019, secured the conviction of two illegal gold dealers, Bukar Mandara Zarami, Managing Director, Bukar Mandara Zarami Limited, and Kar Nap Fenan Wuyep before Justice Muslim S. Hassan of the Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos. The convicts alongside a company, Bukar Mandara Zarami Limited, were re-arraigned today ... Read More »

EFCC Docks Two for Cybercrime

EFCC Docks Two for Cybercrime

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibadan Zonal Office, on Monday, May 13, 2019 arraigned the duo of Osho Olalekan Michael and Azeez Toba before Justice Joyce Abdulmalik of the Federal High Court 2, sitting in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital. The defendants were arraigned separately on different charges. While Michael was docked on a two-count charge of possession ... Read More »

Operation Puff Adder Strikes Harder On Criminals Along Abuja-Kaduna Expressway

Operation Puff Adder Strikes Harder On Criminals Along Abuja-Kaduna Expressway

By Bola Owolola The unwavering determination of the Acting Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, to rid the country of kidnapping and other heinous crimes has continued to record tremendous successes. In the latest development, a combined team of police operatives attached to Operation Puff Adder on May 11, 2019 arrested nine (9) kidnap suspects and recovered of two (2) ... Read More »

Criminologist Jailed for Internet Fraud

Criminologist Jailed for Internet Fraud

By Bola owolola A graduate of Criminology and Security Services, Adeusi Demola Olatunji, was on Monday, May 13, 2019 sentenced to four months in prison after being found guilty of internet-related offence filed against him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC Ibadan zonal office. Justice P.I. Ajoku of the Federal High Court, Ibadan, pronounced him guilty of a ... Read More »

N450m Fraud: EFCC Presents More Witnesses Against Bulama, Four Others

N450m Fraud: EFCC Presents More Witnesses Against Bulama, Four Others

By Bola Owolola The trial of former Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Abdu Bulama, continued yesterday before Justice Hammada Dashen of the Federal High Court, Damaturu, Yobe State, with the testimony of two prosecution witnesses, who shed light into how money was shared among politicians in Yobe state. Bulama is being prosecuted by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, ... Read More »

Tackling Transnational Crimes: IGP Hosts ECOWAS Police Chiefs

Tackling Transnational Crimes: IGP Hosts ECOWAS Police Chiefs

By Adebola Owolola As part of ongoing efforts at galvanizing multinational efforts towards finding a lasting solution to transnational crimes, especially terrorism, violent extremism, kidnapping, illicit circulation of small arms and light weapons, human trafficking, maritime security, herders and farmers’ conflict amongst others, the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, would be hosting West African Police and Security Chiefs between ... Read More »

Internet Fraudster Bags Six Months Jail Term

Internet Fraudster Bags Six Months Jail Term

By Adebola Owolola Justice I. M Sani of the Federal High Court, Port Harcourt, Rivers State, has convicted and sentenced Uchenna Samuel Nwosu (a.ka. Jackson Mendez) to six months imprisonment for internet fraud, impersonation and obtaining $500 from an American, Carmen Alvarez, under false pretence. Nwosu was arraigned by the Economic And Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Port Harcourt Zonal Office ... Read More »