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Nigerian Army Sustains Victory Against Boko Haram Terrorists, Kills 27, Recovers Arms & Ammunition

Troops of Sector 1 Operation LAFIA DOLE, in a joint clearance operations with Chadian Defence Forces, on the 13th of April 2019 had a fierce encounter with Boko Haram terrorists at the Northern part of Wulgo, Tumbuma, Chikun Gudu and Bukar Maryam villages. During the operations, 27 terrorists were sent to permanent discomforting sleep. The following items were recovered: a. 5...

Fake Loverboy Bags One Year for $15,000 Online Fraud

Abuja Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Friday, April 12, 2019 secured the conviction of Ohiaeri Stanley Chukwudi for love scam. Chukwudi while posing as William Robert, residing in Texas, United States of America, lured Olivia, Jesse Marie and Kristiana into a romantic relationship. He conned them of a total sum of $15,000 (Fifteen Thousand...

Servicom Tasks EFCC Staff on Service Delivery

The Servicom Unit of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC has charged staff of its Gombe Zonal Office to be tireless in their duties. Giving the charge during a capacity building lecture, on April 12, 2019, Auwal Bello from Servicom, EFCC Headquarters, Abuja enjoined them to be dutiful. Bello stated that for effective service delivery, Servicom was created for strict...

Governor Ugwuanyi to reconstruct over 200 classrooms and several roads

The Enugu state Governor Hon Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi has approved reconstruction of 263 classrooms as well as rural and urban roads in the state. According to a statement by Louis Amoke the Senior Special Assistant to the Governor on Media and Publicity, and made available to NGHUBS, the approval of the project was due to the governors strive for development in...

Alleged N12.2bn Fraud: Patience Jonathan Knows Fate May 9

Justice Mojisola Olatoregun of the Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos, on Friday, April 12, 2019, fixed May 9, 2019 to deliver judgment in an application for final forfeiture filed by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, of the sums of $8,435,788.84 (about N3 billion) and N9.2 billion (totalling about N12.2 billion), linked to Patience Jonathan, wife...

N3.6bn Fraud: How Omatsuli, Co-Defendant Moved Over N1bn NDDC Funds To Private Accounts-Witness

A prosecution witness, Soridei Akene, in the ongoing trial of Tuoyo Omatsuli, a former Executive Director on Projects, Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, and Francis Momoh, on Friday, April 12, 2019, told Justice Saliu Seidu of the Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos how over N1bn was moved from the Commission to some private companies belonging to the...

Liverpool To Replace Mane With Depay?

Liverpool have reportedly identified a possible replacement for Sadio Mane if the Senegal International were to leave Anfield at the end of the season. The 26-year-old has been heavily linked with a move to Real Madrid ahead of the 2019-20 campaign. The Spanish giants are set to undergo a major overhaul in the European summer, following what has been a hugely...

Court orders Evans, others to get counsel before June 14

A Lagos State High Court in Ikeja on Thursday ordered alleged kidnap kingpin, Chukwudimeme Onwuamadike alias Evans and three other defendants to ensure they have legal representation before June 14 as prosecution counsel, Y. G. Oshoala, accused Evans of playing games. Evans is standing trial alongside Uche Amadi, Ogechi Uchechukwu, Chilaka Ifeanyi, Okwuchukwu Nwachukwu and Victor Aduba on two counts...

Fresh 15 bodies recovered as Tiv, Jukun clashes continue

As communal clashes between Jukun and Tiv communities in Taraba and Benue states continue, no fewer than 15 dead bodies of Tiv victims were again recovered yesterday at Vaase settlement in Ukum Local Government Area of Benue State. This followed the razing of over 100 houses in the clashes in both sides of the divide. Confirming the incidence, Special Adviser to...

Okocha clashes with Puyol as Unmissable Match holds in Uyo

It promises a thrill of epic proportion when two globally iconic footballers featuring in contrasting positions clash. This is the setting at the “Unmissable Match” holding in Uyo on April 16. Austin Jay Jay Okocha, a master dribbler, will be leading an array of stars, who will attempt to break a defensive wall marshalled by former FC Barcelona central defender,...