Billionaire Kidnapper: Why police could not arrest me for many years – Evans

Kidnap kingpin, Chukwudemeje George Onwuamadike alias Evans, has disclosed why men of the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) were unable to arrest him over the years. In an interview with Saturday Vanguard, Evans revealed how he maintained multiple identities and ensured that his pictures were not in circulation. He said: “I beat security operatives over More...

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By Bar and Bench On Saturday, June 24th, 2017
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Eviction Threat: Don’t panic—DHQ

The Defence Headquarters on Friday assured Nigerians of maximum security wherever they reside in the country, advising that they should not panic over the threat of eviction issued by some Arewa youths and its More...

By Bar and Bench On Saturday, June 24th, 2017
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Kidnapping: VIPs now scared to use official number plates—Lawmakers

Indications emerged on Friday that Very Important Personalities (VIPs) across the country are now scared to use official number plates on their vehicles over fear of kidnapping and murder. Members of the National More...

By Bar and Bench On Friday, June 23rd, 2017
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$565,000 Fraud: Lagos court sends American to jail pending trial

A Lagos high court sitting in Ikeja on Thursday remanded an American national, Marco Antonio Ramirez, in prisons for allegedly defrauding three Nigerians of $565,000. That was after the defendant who presented More...

By Bar and Bench On Friday, June 23rd, 2017
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Drug Trafficking: Court convicts two Brazilians for importing cocaine into Nigeria

By Temitope Stephen A Federal High Court, Lagos, on Thursday, convicted two  Brazilians, Lima Pereira Diego, and Dias DOS Santos Marcia Cristina, for  bringing into Nigeria 23.895 kilograms of Cocaine. The court More...

By Bar and Bench On Thursday, June 22nd, 2017
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Diezani’s $115m Bribe: Ex-minister, Jumoke Akinjide, submits self to EFCC

As court releases Rep who stands surety. By Temitope Stephen Former Minister of  State for Defence and  one time Minister of State for Federal Capital Territory, Oloye Jumoke Akinjide accused of collecting More...

By Bar and Bench On Thursday, June 22nd, 2017
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How I caught my 50-yr old lover defiling my 15-month-old baby in Bayelsa—Ms Blessing

Men of Bayelsa State Police Command have arrested a 50-year-old man, Oku Ekanem after he was caught defiling his lover’s 15-month-old baby in Swali, Yenagoa, the state capital. Oku was allegedly caught in the More...

By Bar and Bench On Tuesday, June 20th, 2017
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How former JTF Commander, Gen Atewe laundered N6bn with my bank accounts—Witness

  By Temitope Stephen There was a pin drop silence on Monday at the Federal high court, Lagos when a star prosecution witness of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr Nkem Ahidjo, mounted More...

By Bar and Bench On Tuesday, June 20th, 2017
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DSS re-arraigns Boko Haram suspects for 2011 murder of foreigners

By Toyin Akinfolajimi The Department of State Service (DSS) on Monday re-arraigned eight Boko Haram suspects for the killing of five foreigners who were abducted from a construction site in Kebbi state in 2011. The More...

By Bar and Bench On Monday, June 19th, 2017
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50 Nigerians use fake documents to secure Italian visa monthly – Police

The Police Special Fraud Unit, SFU, Lagos, on Sunday expressed concern over increasing number of Nigerians allegedly involved in using fake documents to seek Italian visa. The spokesperson of the unit, Lawal Audu, More...