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Nigeria Customs recover smuggled items worth over N7billion

The Nigeria customs says, it has made a total of 28 seizures ranging from, used tyres, vehicles, and bags of smuggled foreign rice, all at the tone of over N7bn from Cross River and Akwa Ibom states within January to October 2017. This, according to customs, is in its bid ...

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Breaking: NJC Replaces Justice Salami As Chairman, Financial Crimes Monitoring Committee

The National Judicial Council (NJC) has replaced a former President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Ayo Salami, as the head of the Corruption and Financial Crime Cases Trial Monitoring Committee (COTRIMCO). The Director of Information of the NJC, Mr Soji Oye, said on Tuesday that Salami was replaced by ...

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“Interim order to forfeit deposits to FG is Illegal”

    Lagos based human right lawyer, Ebun-olu Adegboruwa, has condemned the position of the Federal High Court in Abuja that all depositors in Nigerian banks without the Biometric Verification Number should forfeit their deposits to the Federal Government. Adegboruwa in the statement said, he is concerned about how Court ...

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Man Jumps Into Lagos Lagoon

  An unidentified man has reportedly jumped into the Lagoon in Lagos from the Lekki-Ikoyi Link Bridge. The man reportedly jumped into the lagoon on Friday morning, October 20. Rescue officials combed the water in search of the unidentified man but are yet to find the body.  

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EFCC Arraigns Former Bank Manager, Others For N72m Fraud

  The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission today September 27, 2017 arraigned four suspected fraudsters Sani Abubakar, Abubakar Abdullahi, Mainasara Kallamu and Abdulrazaq Abdullahi before Justice Ibrahim Kangiwa of the Kebbi State High Court on eight count charge of conspiracy , forgery obtaining by false pretence and issuance of dud ...

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KIDNAP KINGPIN, EVANS PLEADS GUILTY AS LAGOS ARRAIGNS HIM, OTHERS IN COURT

Kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike popularly known as Evans (left) and others during their arraignment before an Ikeja High Court for masterminding series of high profile kidnapping in the State, on Wednesday, August 30, 2017.     …Suspects Remanded In Prison Pending Trial The Lagos State Government on Wednesday arraigned kidnap ...

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Gunmen attacks EFCC office in Abuja

A major security breach was recorded at the headquarters of the EFCC in the early hours of Wednesday, August 16, 2017 as unknown gunmen attacked the office located at Wuse Zone 7, Abuja. The group of heavily armed bandits invaded the office at about 05.00 hours and began shooting into ...

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Charles Taylor’s ex-wife refused bail over torture charges

Charles Taylor is serving a 50-year jail sentence for his part in fuelling Liberia’s civil war           A British court on Friday denied bail to an ex-wife of jailed former Liberian president Charles Taylor, ahead of her trial on charges of torture during his rebellion. Agnes ...

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WE SPENT N15BN TO BEEF UP SECURITY IN 2016- AMBODE

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode (2nd left), with Inspector General of Police, Mr. Idris Ibrahim (middle); Speaker, Lagos State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Mudashiru Obasa (2nd right); Etsu Nupe & Chairman, Niger State Council of Traditional Rulers, Alhaji Yahaya Abubakar (right) and Oba of Lagos, Oba RIlwan Akiolu ...

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Nestle Nigeria – In Line to Deliver Strong Earnings Growth In 2017

    Neutral rating maintained Nestle Nigeria (Nestle) posted earnings of N8.2bn compared with a loss of –N6.2bn in Q2 2016. We draw many positives from these results such as gross margin expansion and a strong interest income line, which was up by more than 600% y/y to N2.5bn during ...

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