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Nigeria’s ‘Yahoo Boys’ Relocating To Ghana — Magu

Nigeria’s ‘Yahoo Boys’ Relocating To Ghana — Magu

Crime August 24, 2019 at 1:03 pm 0 comments

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission in collaboration with the United States’ Federal Bureau of Investigation has arrested 16 cybercrime suspects since the joint operation code-named, Operation Wire Wire, was launched.
Ibrahim Magu, the acting Chairman of the EFCC, said this on

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Kidnappers ambush police to free colleagues, but they pay for it

Kidnappers ambush police to free colleagues, but they pay for it

Crime August 23, 2019 at 11:30 am 0 comments

Kidnappers operating in Ogun staged a daring rescue bid for their arrested colleagues on Wednesday, but they paid for it, police said.
Two of the arrested kidnappers and one of their ‘colleagues’ were killed in the shooting showdown with a police team of Special Anti-robbery Squad(SARS).
The suspects, who were

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Another Nigerian Disgrace: One Arrested in India, One Escapes

Another Nigerian Disgrace: One Arrested in India, One Escapes

Crime August 23, 2019 at 11:02 am 0 comments

India’s Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) in Palghar and Tulinj Police have arrested a Nigerian and recovered cocaine costing over one crore($140,000) from his possession.
The arrested accused has been identified as 31 year-old Diyata Jerome.
During the raid, ATS squad recovered 496 grams of cocaine and more drugs were recovered from

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Crime: ‘Thank You Jesus’ — the 77 Nigerians on FBI list over cyber fraud

Crime: ‘Thank You Jesus’ — the 77 Nigerians on FBI list over cyber fraud

Crime August 23, 2019 at 8:57 am 0 comments

On Thursday, the United States Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) announced a massive bust of online fraudsters who are mostly Nigerians.
At a press conference, Nick Hanna, US attorney, said federal authorities apprehended a total of 80 suspects for cyber crime and money laundering, with 57 more being hunted globally.
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Crime: Nine oil thieves sent to jail in Rivers

Crime: Nine oil thieves sent to jail in Rivers

Crime August 15, 2019 at 10:03 pm 0 comments

Justice A.T. Mohammed of the Federal High Court, in Port Harcourt, Rivers State has convicted and sentenced nine oil thieves to two years imprisonment for illegal dealing in petroleum products.
The convicts are: Ndubisi Ebezim; Eze Igwe Charlse; Kingsley Nwosu; Chukwuman Odum; Sunday Josiah; Mohammed Yahaya; Najib Abubaka, Abubaka Idi

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BREAKING: Police Arraign Soldier Who Allegedly Raped Ondo University Student

BREAKING: Police Arraign Soldier Who Allegedly Raped Ondo University Student

BREAKING NEWS, Crime, Security August 14, 2019 at 10:47 am 0 comments

Lance Corporal Sunday Awolola, the soldier who allegedly raped a female student of Adekunle Ajasin University Akungba Akoko (AAUA) in Ondo state has been arraigned at a Magistrate’s court sitting in Akure.
Awolola is charged with an offence contrary to section 357 and punishable under section 358 of the criminal

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