POLICE ARRESTS MOTHER OF 2 WITH 187 BAGS OF INDIAN HEMP IN NASARAWA

The Police operatives attached to the Inspector General of Police, IGP,Tactical Squad, have arrested a mother of two kids with 187 bags of weeds suspected be Indian- hemps in Masaka, Nasarawa State Parading the Suspects before news men in Abuja yesterday, the Force Public  ‎Relations Officer, FPRO, CSP. Jimoh Moshood. Said that woman identified as “Doris Osai from Delta State was nabbed on Tuesday by the Operatives following a tip off. The FPRO stated that the suspect had already made useful ‎ statement to the Police while efforts were in…

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APGA FLOUTS COURT ORDER, BEGINS CAMPAIGN FOR ANAMBRA CENTRAL SENATORIAL SEAT

THE All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), on Thursday in Awka, the Anambra State Capital, ignored the Federal High Court, Abuja which ordered the Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, to immediately swear-in the candidate of Peoples Democratic Party PDP, Dr Obiorah Okonkwo. This is as it had kicked off its campaigns for the rerun election of Anambra Central Senatorial district, slated for 13th January 2018. The crowded rally was also themed victory rally to celebrate the recent victory of the governor of the state, Chief Willie Obiano in the just concluded governorship…

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EFCC, ICPC COLLABORATING WITH ME SAYS AGF

Ade Adesomoju, Abuja The Attorney-General of the Federation of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami, has said the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission and Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission, have been collaborating with him in the Federal Government’s anti-corruption campaign. This is contrary to the public perception that there is frosty relationship between him and the anti-corruption agencies, particularly the EFCC. A statement by the AGF’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr. Salihu Isah, said the minister spoke during the oversight visit by…

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POLICE GRILL BURNA BOY, TO CHARGE HIM TO COURT ON MONDAY

Nigerian artiste, Damini Ogulu popularly known as ‘Burna Boy’, on Friday submitted himself to the Lagos State Police Command over his alleged role in a robbery attack on a fellow artiste, Mr. 2kay. The Command’s spokesperson, SP Chike Oti, in a statement said the ‘Soke’ crooner was “subsequently arrested, interrogated and detained and is expected to be charged to court on Monday alongside four of members of the gang earlier arrested”. Burna Boy Commissioner of Police, Mr. Imohimi Edgal, after the interrogation, said the State Police Command has zero tolerance…

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WOMAN JAILED FOR ORDERING BOYFRIEND’S MURDER

An Italian woman who ordered her boyfriend’s murder in March through a website and paid a hitman in bitcoin digital currency has been sentenced to six years imprisonment. The 58-year-old woman was jailed on Friday by a Copenhagen court. She had ordered the murder, which was never carried out in March, transferring 4.1 bitcoin, then worth about 4,000 dollars, to the hitman’s virtual wallet, the court found. Bitcoin can be transferred electronically between users without an intermediary such as a bank, making it potentially attractive for buying illegal goods or…

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ARMY SENTENCES MAN TO DEATH FOR MANSLAUGHTER, OTHERS LIFE SENTENCE

The Nigerian army, on Friday, announced that a court-martial has handed down death and life imprisonment sentences to some soldiers for Manslaughter. Below is a press release obtained by PoliticsNGR signed by the Deputy Director 7 Division Army Public Relations, Kingsley Mfon Samuel; “The General Court Martial (GCM) sitting in Maiduguri, Borno State has sentenced a soldier serving in Operation LAFIYA DOLE to death for murder. Other soldiers also bagged jail sentences for various offences ranging from manslaughter to illegal possession of firearms and ammunition. The soldier, Lance Corporal John Godwin, was…

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MAN BEGS TO BE LEFT IN PRISON AFTER HE QAS GRANTED BAIL BY THE STATE CHIEF JUDGE ON HEALTH GROUNDS

There was a mild drama at the Aguata prisons in Anambra State when a defendant, Tobias Mbaekwe who was granted bail on health condition, declined to leave the prison environment despite family’s readiness to meets the bail conditions. Mbaekwe, who hailed from Ozubulu in Ekwusigo local government area of the state, was among the three juveniles who were incarcerated at medium security prisons, Aguata and ten others freed by the State Chief Judge, Justice Peter Umeadi on health ground and delay in prosecution. The defendant collapsed on the floor shortly…

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CAROLINE DANJUMA CELEBRATES HER EX-HUSBAND MUSA DANJUMA

It appears Caroline and her billionaire ex-husband, Musa Danjuma are friendly exes. Caroline and Musa went their separate ways in February 2016 after 10 years of marriage. In a post she shared on her IG page this morning, Caroline, serenaded Musa with much praises. She appreciated him for being the best father to their children. Posting the photo above, she wrote ‘Today I will take out time to celebrate this man right here .. I choose to see the beautiful in everything , the positive in negative . To the best…

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LANDMARK UNIVERSITY BEHIND RICE PRODUCTION, SEE PICS

The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Adeniyi Olayanju has reiterated the commitment of the University to becoming an incubation centre for Agripreneurs and agricultural practitioners as catalysts for national economic development. Speaking during the launch of Landmark University Rice on the 23rd November, 2017 at the Landmark Commercial Farm Sales Centre, the Vice-Chancellor said the University’s blueprint for the agro-enterprise accommodates a full-fledged rice processing mill for a large-scale rice production. “Production of rice is a value addition to our context. We did not stop at just planting and harvesting but have gone…

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EFCC QUIZZES DAVID MARK OVER FINANCES OF NASS WHEN HE WAS SENATE PRESIDENT

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) detectives are probing former Senate President David Mark over allegedly billions stolen by him and other leaders of the National Assembly during his tenure. EFCC sources said Mr. Mark, a former military general was invited yesterday to make statements to the commission on how several billions meant for projects at the national assembly were shared between him and a few others. He was released to go home after the interrogation, expected to return after the holidays. http://saharareporters.com/2017/12/15/efcc-quiz-former-senate-president-david-mark-

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