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Looters’ List: Court Dismisses Contempt Suit Against Lai Mohammed

    By Gbenga Ogunbufunmi   A Federal High Court, Lagos presided over by Justice Rilwan Aikawa, today dismisses a contempt application filed by a former Minister of State for Finance, Mrs. Esther Nenadi Usman, seeking to commit the Minister of Information, Alhaji Lai Mohammed to prison for the inclusion of her name in the […]

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NASENI Seeks NCAA Support To Build Made-In-Nigeria Helicopters

  The National Agency for Science and Engineering Infrastructure (NASENI) has solicited the support of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) to develop made-in-Nigeria helicopters. Chief Executive Officer, NASENI, Prof. Muhammed Haruna made the  appeal in Lagos, during a courtesy visit to the Director General of the NCAA, Capt. Muhtar Usman at the Aviation House […]


EFCC Seizes N21M Worth Of Gold At Lagos Airport

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has seized gold worth N211 million at the international wing of the Murtala Muhammed Airport (MMA), Lagos. EFCC said that the gold was in the verge of being illegally transported through the Murtala international terminal of MMA, Lagos en route Dubai, United Arab Emirate (UAE). A […]


N4.7B Fraud: Court Dismisses Ladoja, Akanbi ‘s No-Case Submission

  By Gbenga Ogunbufunmi   A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos today dismissed the no-case submission filed by former Oyo State Governor, Senator Rashidi Ladoja and one of his aides, Waheed Akanbi. Justice Mohammed Idris after dismissing the no-case submission ordered them to open their defence by Tuesday week. Ladoja and Akanbi are currently […]


N3.2B Fraud: Court Revokes Orji Kalu’s Bail

Story by Gbenga  Ogunbufunmi    A Federal High Court, Lagos, today, revoked the bail earlier granted to former Governor of Abia State, Orji Uzor Kalu for breaching the terms of the bail by traveling out of the country without the permission of the court. Justice Mohammed Idris, who presided over the court also ordered the […]


Lagos Police CP Dismisses Drunken Policeman, Kadima Useni

    The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Imohimi Edgal has dismissed Policeman, Inspector Kadima Useni with appointment number 176219 for drunkenness. An online statement issued by the Police Public Relations Office(PPRO) Lagos Command, Chief Superintendent of Police(CSP),Chike Oti stated that his dismissal followed a directive by the Inspector General of Police, IGP Ibrahim K. […]


N2.2B Fraud: Court Fixes Nov. 12 For Hearing Of Forfeiture Suit Against Amosu

    A Federal High Court, Lagos, today fixed November 12, to hear a motion, seeking the final forfeiture to the Federal Government, the sum of N2.2 billion recovered from a former Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Adesola Amosu. Justice Mojisola Olatoregun had issued an interim order of forfeiture of the sum, on June […]


Businessman Arraigns For Attempting To Export 340grams Of Hard Drug

  A businessman in one of the popular market in Lagos State, Ibe Augustine Udegbunam, was yesterday, arraigned before a Federal High Court, Lagos, for attempted to export 340 grams of a banned substance, Methamphetamine, a hard drug similar to Cocaine and Heroin. The businessman was arraigned before Justice Mojisola Olatoregun on one count charge […]


Only 11 People Died In Benue Boat Mishap–NIWA

  … Boat Was Overloaded …Says All 30 Passengers Did Not Wear Life Jackets. … Ferry Was Designed To Carry Only Vehicles But Converted To Passenger Vessel,   The National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) has confirmed that 11 people died while 12 were rescued and 18 motorcycles that were on the boat recovered in River […]


FG Fines Foreigners $200, $4000 For Overstaying In Nigeria

  The Federal Government has introduced a new sanction regime against visitors who ‘overstay’ in the country without the necessary approval. The sanction, which depends on the number of days a foreigner overstayed in the country, ranges from $200 (about N72,000) to $4000 (about N.18 million), depending on the number of days the foreigner stayed […]