POLICEMEN ABDUCTED ME, DEMANDED 500,000 NAIRA RANSOM, I PAID 185,000 TO REGAIN FREEDOM SAYS LAGOS FASHION DESIGNER, SEE PIX

Oluwatosin Omojuyigbe A fashion designer, Joseph Ejiro, has narrated how he was allegedly abducted by some policemen from the Festac Town Police Post and made to pay a ransom before he was released. It was gathered that Ejiro, who had gone to make a delivery to his client in Festac, was accosted around the Second Rainbow junction on November 21 by one of the cops, who said his boss was waiting in a vehicle to see the fashion designer. In a series of tweets on Tuesday, Ejiro alleged that he…

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ANOTHER 26 FRSC OFFICIALS ARRESTED FOR EXTORTION

[FILES] ICPC Chairman, Prof Bolaji Owasanoye. Photo; TWITTER/ICPCPE Another set of 26 officials of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has been arrested for alleged extortion of motorists in different parts of the country. The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) disclosed this in a statement signed by its spokesperson, Mrs Rasheedat Okoduwa, in Abuja on Wednesday. Okoduwa said the culprits were nabbed in a joint operation codenamed “Operation Tranquility”, involving operatives of the ICPC, FRSC and the Department of State Services (DSS). According to her, a…

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ANOTHER 26 FRSC OFFICIALS ARRESTED FOR EXTORTION -ICPC

[FILES] ICPC Chairman, Prof Bolaji Owasanoye. Photo; TWITTER/ICPCPE Another set of 26 officials of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has been arrested for alleged extortion of motorists in different parts of the country. The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) disclosed this in a statement signed by its spokesperson, Mrs Rasheedat Okoduwa, in Abuja on Wednesday. Okoduwa said the culprits were nabbed in a joint operation codenamed “Operation Tranquility”, involving operatives of the ICPC, FRSC and the Department of State Services (DSS). According to her, a…

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ICPC, FRSC, DSS JOINT OPERATION ARREST 37 FRSC MEN FOR EXTORTION

[FILE PHOTO] ICPC Spokesperson and Director, Public Enlightenment, Mrs. Rasheedat Okoduwa A joint inter-agency team led by the Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission (ICPC) has arrested 37 officials of the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) for allegedly extorting motorists on Nigerian highways.ICPC Spokesperson, Rasheedat Okoduwa in a statement yesterday in Abuja, said the team, comprising officials of ICPC, FRSC and the Department of State Services (DSS), also arrested five persons said to be agents of the corps’ officials in a sting operation carried out simultaneously in the…

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