By News Investigators On Sunday, August 27th, 2017
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Bribe For Promotion: Police Declare Sen. Misau Wanted, Accuse Him Of Desertion

By Sadiq Umar – The Nigerian Police on Sunday took a swoop on Senator Isah Hamman Misau, declaring him wanted over allegations of forge retirement letter and desertion. The Police, in a curious twist accused More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017
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Again, Court Orders Forfeiture Of 56 Houses Allegedly Owned By Ex-Petroleum Minister, Diezani Alsison-Madueke

By Sadiq Umar – A Federal High Court in Lagos on Tuesday ordered the interim forfeiture of 56 houses believed to be owned by former Nigeria’s Minister of Petroleum, Diezani Alison-Madueke. The forfeited More...

By News Investigators On Monday, July 31st, 2017
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Police Parade 32 Kaduna Highway Kidnappers

By Imam Ibrahim – The Police has paraded 32 suspects in connection with the Kaduna highway kidnappings, even as it said the arrested suspects have confessed to the crime. Force Public Relations Officer, Jimoh More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, July 25th, 2017
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Police Commence Operation Absolute Sanity, Deploy Special On Abuja-Kaduna Highways

By Sadiq Umar – The Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris has ordered the immediate deployment of a Joint Police Team to combat incidences of kidnappings on the Abuja-Kaduna highways. The Abuja-Kaduna More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, June 21st, 2017
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Goje Didn’t Benefit From Gombe’s N5Billion Loan, Witness Tells Court

By Nuel Suji – A witness in Senator Danjuma Goje’s alleged N25 billion fraud case on Tuesday told a Federal High Court that no kobo of the N5 billion loan facility from Access Bank Plc entered the former More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, April 23rd, 2017
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NDLEA Arrests Notorious Cocaine Dealer In Adamawa

ADAMAWA/By Tom Garba, Yola – The Adamawa Command of the National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency ( NDLEA ) has confirmed the arrest and prosecution of notorious Cocaine dealer, Ahmed Buba  a.k.a “Ajebo” More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, April 11th, 2017
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Whistle Blower: EFCC Intercepts N250Million From Unknown Source In Lagos

By Sadiq Umar – The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Monday intercepted the sum of N250 Million from yet to be identified person in Lagos. EFCC said it intercepted huge sums of money in various More...

By News Investigators On Monday, April 10th, 2017
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Olu Falae’s Abductors Bag Life Sentence

By Sadiq Umar – An High Court Akure on Monday sentenced to life imprisonment the abductors of Afenifere chieftain and former Secretary to the Federal Government Olu Falae. The Court sitting in Akure, Ondo More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, March 21st, 2017
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Accused Ex-NNPC GMD, Andrew Yakubu, Gets N300Million Bail

By Sadiq Umar – A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, on Tuesday granted bail to the former Group Managing Director (GMD) of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Engr. Andrew Yakubu in the More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, March 14th, 2017
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ICPC Arraigns Ex-Skye Bank Official Over N78.5Million Fraud

By Sadiq Umar – The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has charged a former staff of Skye Bank, Yemi-Aris Olaniran, to court for allegedly defrauding the Federal Government More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, February 21st, 2017
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Employment Racket : Police Nabbed Two In Adamawa

ADAMAWA/By Tom Garba, Yola – Two fraudsters issuing fake appointment letters to those seeking teaching appointments in public schools in Adamawa state have been arrested. The Executive Secretary Post Primary More...

By News Investigators On Sunday, February 12th, 2017
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Whistle-Blower Policy Is Yielding, Says F.G. As Another $151million, N8billion ‘Loots’ Discovered

By Sadiq Umar – The recent Federal Government’s Whistle-blower policy has started yielding fruit with the recovery of the sum of US$151 million and N8 billion looted funds, Information and Culture Minister, More...

By News Investigators On Monday, December 19th, 2016
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Buhari Orders Probe Of SGF, Babachir Lawal

By Sadiq Umar – President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered investigation into accusations of wrongdoing leveled against the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir Lawal. Secretary to the More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, December 14th, 2016
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EFCC To Appeal Court Judgment On Fayose’s Accounts

By Dipo Awojobi – The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), on Tuesday faulted an order by a Federal High Court asking it to defreeze the bank accounts of Gov. Ayo Fayose of Ekiti. The court sitting More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, December 6th, 2016
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Police Arrest Suspected Kidnappers Who Murdered Dangote Employee

By Dipo Awojobi – The Nigerian police said they have arrested three of the kidnappers who murdered one of the employees of Dangote Group and kidnapped five other expatiates of the conglomerate. The police More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, December 6th, 2016
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Dangote’s Liaison With Kidnappers Murdered, Body Dumped In Gutter

By Dipo Awojobi – Istifanus Bello Gurama, a senior strategist with Dangote Industries Limited, who was reportedly kidnapped three weeks ago, has been murdered. Security sources said Gurama’s body was found More...

By News Investigators On Monday, November 21st, 2016
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Accused Supreme Court Justice Granted Bail

By Sadiq Umar – A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has granted bail to the Justice of the Supreme Court, Sylvester Ngwuta who is standing trial on corruption charges. “It is my view that it will defeat More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, November 15th, 2016
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How First Bank Helped Ex- Defence Chief To Lodge $752, 000 Alleged Corruption Money

By Sadiq Umar – A Relationship Manager of First Bank, Fatima Dauda, on Monday told a Federal High Court how she assisted former Chief of Defence Staff, Air Marshal Alex Badeh, opened and lodged the sum of More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, November 1st, 2016
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EFCC Re-Arraigns Ex-Abia Governor, Orji Uzor Kalu Over Money Laundering

By Dipo Awojobi – The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Monday charged former Gov. Orji Uzor Kalu of Abia with money laundering before a Federal High Court in Lagos. The former governor is More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, October 29th, 2016
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Why Obanikoro Is Still In EFCC Detention

By Dipo Awojobi – There are strong indications that a former Minister of State (Defence) Musiliu Obanikoro is yet to refund the N785million allegedly collected from the Office of National Security Adviser More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, October 27th, 2016
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Banker Arrested Over Attempt To Assassinate Husband

By Dipo Awojobi – A banker and wife, Oluchi Tochukwu, was arrested Wednesday with two others by the Ogun State Police command over a failed attempt to kill her husband Onyebuchi Tochukwu in Lagos. She and More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, October 25th, 2016
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Iba Monarch: Four Persons Remanded In Prison Custody For Alleged Murder

LAGOS/By Dipo Awojobi – A High Court of Lagos State, Igbosere, Monday remanded in prison custody four men accused of kidnapping the traditional ruler of Iba Town, Oba Goriola Oseni. Police Commissioner in More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, September 8th, 2016
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American Businessman Commits Suicide In Lagos Over Economic Crunch

By Dipo Awojobi – A 57 year old American businessman identified as, Charles Carlson, allegedly hung himself on the ceiling in his hotel room in Lekki, Lagos after losing a huge contract, according to The Herald. Mr. More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, September 1st, 2016
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Governor’s Brother Arrested By EFCC Over N400m Campaign Funds

By Dipo Awojobi – The National Vice Chairman (South East) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Austin Umahi, and two others have been arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, August 17th, 2016
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EFCC Arrest Ex-Governor Achike Udenwa, For Flouting Administrative Bail

By Nuel Suji – The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Wednesday arrested the former governor of Imo State Achike Udenwa in connection with alleged campaign scandal at the last presidential election. Udenwa More...

By News Investigators On Monday, June 27th, 2016
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Forgery Trial: Court Grants Saraki, Ekweremadu Bail

By Dipo Awojobi – Senate President Bukola Saraki and his deputy, Ike Ekweremadu were Monday granted bail in the commencement of trial in the matter involving the alleged forgery of Senate Standing Rules. The More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, June 23rd, 2016
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Alleged Husband Killer: Court Adjourns Case Till Next Monday

By Dipo Awojobi – A High Court sitting in Ibadan, Oyo State has adjourned till Monday the suit filed against Yewande Oyediran who allegedly killed her husband, Lowo. This followed the application filed by More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, June 14th, 2016
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Ecobank Arrests Manager Who Allegedly Stole N14m From Customers Account

By Dipo Awojobi – The management of Ecobank Nigeria has facilitated the arrest of the operational manager of its Ejigbo branch, Akhanenu Ikechukwu, 41, for allegedly withdrawing N14,014.157 from the account More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, April 28th, 2016
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Fidelity Bank MD, Others In EFCC Net Over $115m Cash From Alison-Madueke

By Dipo Awojobi – The Managing Director of Fidelity Bank Plc, Nnamdi Okonkwo, has been arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. Okonkwo, according to sources, was arrested for allegedly receiving More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, April 26th, 2016
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Man Who Accused Former EFCC Boss Of Corruption Bags Four Years Jail

By Sadiq Umar – The man who once accused former chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Lamorde, of diverting proceeds of recovered assets, has been sentenced to three years More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, April 20th, 2016
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DSS Arraigns Two Artisans For Cloning Gov. Ambode’s Phone Number

By Dipo Awojobi – The Department of State Security (DSS) on Wednesday arraigned two artisans before an Isolo Magistrate Court for allegedly cloning the mobile line of Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, April 5th, 2016
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3 Kitchen Staff Of FGGC, Akure In Police Net Over Use Of Sanitary Pad For Rituals

By Dipo Awojobi – Three non-academic staff of the Federal Government Girls College (FGGC) Akure, Ondo State have been arrested by men of the state police command for allegedly using the sanitary pads of the More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016
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EFCC Releases Amosu, Others On Bail, Seizes Passports

By Dipo Awojobi – The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has released the immediate past Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Adesola Amosu (retd.), and other senior officers arrested over the $2.1bn arms More...

By News Investigators On Monday, March 21st, 2016
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Cults Clash: Assembly Urges Police To Beef Up Security In Ikorodu

By Dipo Awojobi – The Lagos State House of Assembly has called on the state Commissioner of Police, Fatai Owoseni to beef up security in Ikorodu area of the state to stem the tide of insecurity, especially More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, March 19th, 2016
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Police Admits N5.6m Ransom Payment In Lagos Kidnapping

By Dipo Awojobi – The police in Lagos has discredited their earlier claim that they secured the release of three students of the Babington Macaulay Junior Seminary School, Ikorodu, abducted from their school More...

By News Investigators On Friday, March 18th, 2016
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Ibinabo Fiberesima to Remain in Prison, Court Rules

By Dipo Awojobi – Embattled ex-beauty queen, and President of the Actors Guild of Nigeria, AGN, Ibinabo Fiberesima, who is currently serving a 5-year jail term for manslaughter, has been denied bail by the More...

By News Investigators On Friday, March 11th, 2016
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Manslaughter: Appeal Court Affirms Five Years Jail Term For Actress, Fiberesima

By Dipo Awojobi – The Lagos Division of the Court of Appeal has upheld the judgment of a Lagos State High Court sentencing an ex-beauty queen, Ibinabo Fiberesima, to five years imprisonment for manslaughter. The More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, March 9th, 2016
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Ese Oruru: Yunusa Dahiru Faces Five Count Charge

Yunusa Dahiru, the alleged abductor of Ese Rita Oruru, was on Tuesday, dragged before a Federal High Court in Yenegoa, the capital of Bayelsa State. The accused is facing a five count charge, according to charge More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, March 1st, 2016
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153 Nigerians Awaiting Execution In China, Malaysia

By Dipo Awojobi – Not less than 153 Nigerians are presently awaiting execution for their involvement in illicit drug trade in Malaysia and China. This was revealed on Tuesday during the plenary session of More...

By News Investigators On Friday, February 5th, 2016
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Supreme Court To Deliver Judgement February 26 On Rev. King Death Sentence

By Dipo Awojobi – The Supreme Court yesterday in Abuja said it would on February 26, 2016, pronounce judgment in the appeal filed by Rev. King, the General Overseer of the Christian Praying Assembly a.k.a More...

By News Investigators On Friday, January 29th, 2016
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Anti-Graft War: EFCC Arrests Former Airforce Chief, AVM. Amosu

By Nuel Suji – Former Chief of Air Staff, Air Vice Marshall Adesola Amosu(rtd) has been arrested by the officials of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) over an alleged financial misconduct More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, January 26th, 2016
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Deeper Life Pastor Kidnapped In Kogi -Abductors Demand N50m Ransom

By Dipo Awojobi – A senior pastor of one of the leading churches in the country, Deeper Life Christian Ministry has been kidnapped in Okene, Kogi State. The incident was said to have happened on Monday night, More...

By News Investigators On Friday, January 22nd, 2016
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Ex- “Sharia Governor” Ahmed Yerima Arraigned Over N1bn Fraud

By Sadiq Umar – The Independent Corrupt Practices Commission (ICPC) on Thursday arraigned former Ahmed Yerima in Gusau High Court for alleged misappropriation of over N1 billion while he served as governor More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, January 19th, 2016
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BREAKING: Olisa Metuh Gets Bail

…With N400Million Bail Bond By Dipo Awojobi – The federal high court sitting in Abuja has granted bail to the embattled National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, Olisa Metuh. Brought More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, January 14th, 2016
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Metuh’s Trial: Court Adjourns Case Till January 19

By Dipo Awojobi – The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has adjourned the case involving the National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Olisa Metuh, till Tuesday, January 19. Recall More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, January 13th, 2016
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EFCC Set To Arraign Tompolo, Akpobolokemi, Others

By Dipo Awojobi – The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) will on Thursday January 14, arraign Government Ekpemupolo (aka Tompolo), and Patrick Akpobolokemi, former director general of Nigeria More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, January 13th, 2016
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APC Alleges Plot By Rivers Govt To Release 3 Notorious Armed Robbers

By Jackson Udeani – The All Progressive Congress (APC) in Rivers State has raised an alarm on alleged plot by the Rivers State Government to release three notorious armed robbery suspects that are standing More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, January 5th, 2016
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Bail Application: Ex PDP Chairman To Know Fate On Thursday

By Nuel Suji – A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has adjourned hearing till Thursday, January 7, 2016, bail application by the former National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Haliru Bello More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, December 10th, 2015
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EFCC Arraigns Dokpesi On Six Count Charge

By Sadiq Umar, Abuja- The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Wednesday arraigned the Chairman of DAAR Communications, Raymond Dokpesi, on a six count charge bothering on money laundering. The anti-graft More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, December 8th, 2015
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‎‎Security Robbers: Saraki Says Stolen N310million‎ By Aides Not His

By Nuel Suji, Abuja – Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki on Tuesday dismissed claims that he was the owner of the N310million said to have been stolen during a robbery operation involving some military and More...

By News Investigators On Monday, October 12th, 2015
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EFCC Grills Former Benue Governor, Gabriel Suswan

By Sadiq Umar, Abuja – The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), on Monday, arrested a former Benue state governor, Gabriel Suswan, over allegations of corruption perpetrated during his tenure as More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015
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Stanbic IBTC In Trouble Over Questionable Transactions

By Nuel Suji, Abuja. The Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria (FRCN) has commenced investigation into an alleged illegal transactions undertaken by the Stanbic IBTC Bank Plc with its foreign technical partners More...

By News Investigators On Saturday, August 29th, 2015
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Police Deploy 19 AIGs, 49 CPs, Mbu, Ogunsakin, Others Affected

By Nuel Suji, Abuja. The Police authorities have announced the redeployment of 19 Assistant Inspectors General of Police (AIGs) and 49 Commissioners of Police (CPs). The announcement was made in a statement issued More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, August 26th, 2015
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FOR THE RECORD: Issues In Petition Against EFCC Chairman, Ibrahim Lamorde

Hunter becomes hunted SENATE HEARING ON WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 26, 2015 AGAINST EFCC PREMISED BY PETITION FILED BY GEORGE UBOH Law: Contrary to the provisions of Section 36 of EFCC (Establishment) Act of 2004, EFCC failed More...

By News Investigators On Friday, August 7th, 2015
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DSS Coercing INEC Officials To Recant Signature -PDP Senators Allege

Former governor of Akwa Ibom State and senate minority leader By Nuel Suji Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) Senators yesterday accused the Department of States Security Services(DSS) of forcing official Independent More...

By News Investigator On Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015
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Crackdown On Looters: EFCC, ICPC Turn Searchlight On GTB, Others

Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria President Muhammadu Buhari’s avowed determination to crackdown on corrupt officials is expected to provoke chain of reactions including a searchlight on banks that acted as More...

By News Investigator On Wednesday, July 15th, 2015
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N1.35 Billion Money Laundry: Court Grants Lamido, Sons Bail

By Sadiq Umar, Abuja. A Federal High Court in Abuja on Tuesday granted former Jigawa state governor, Sule Lamido and his two sons, bail. Senior Lamido, Aminu and Mustapha, his sons were remanded in prison on July More...

By News Investigator On Thursday, June 25th, 2015
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Former Bayelsa Gov. Sylva Faces Fresh Corruption Charges

By Alaba Ajibade The case involving a former governor of Bayelsa State, Mr. Timipre Sylva, came up for mentioning Thursday at the Federal High Court in Abuja. Sylva, who is being prosecuted by the Economic and More...

By News Investigator On Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015
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Contempt: Court Rules On Kashamu Vs NDLEA Today

Faces extradition A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos will today rule on contempt trial slammed against the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) and the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) and More...

By News Investigator On Tuesday, June 16th, 2015
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BREAKING: Court Uphold Death Sentence Against Ex-Egyptian President

Faces death An Egyptian court has upheld the death sentence imposed on ousted ex-President Mohammed Morsi over a mass jailbreak. BBC report that the sentence was initially passed in May, but was confirmed after More...

By News Investigator On Tuesday, June 16th, 2015
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Gwoza Attack: Police May Soon Declare 27 Missing Officers Dead

By Sadiq Umar, Abuja. Twenty seven police officers who went missing after Boko Haram insurgents took control of Gwoza in Borno State in August, 2014, may soon be declared missing. The officers disappeared 10 months More...

By News Investigator On Thursday, June 4th, 2015
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EFCC Detains Sen. Modu Sheriff On Corruption Charges

By Nuel Suji The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has detained a former governor of Borno state, Modu Sheriff, over allegations of corruption. Sheriff is said to have voluntarily handed himself in More...

By News Investigator On Tuesday, May 26th, 2015
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Kidnapping: NIMCC Advocates Use Of Personal Locator Beacons As Security Measure

By Sadiq Umar As the incidence of kidnapping increases in the country, Nigerians have been advised to get personal locator beacons as part of safety precautions. Head of the Nigerian Mission Control Center (NIMCC), More...

By News Investigator On Friday, May 22nd, 2015
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Police I.G Directs Measure To Forestall Possible Boko Haram Attack

Inspecto General of Police By Nuel Suji, Abuja. The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mr. Solomon Arase, has directed the Zonal Assistant Inspectors-General and Commissioners in various Police formation to beef More...

By News Investigator On Thursday, May 14th, 2015
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 PRESS RELEASE: Police Arrest Cult Leaders In Edo Over Violence

Ref No: CZ:5300/FPRD/FHQ/ABJ/VOL.2/                 Date: 14th May, 2015. The Editor/News Manager …………………………………………… PRESS RELEASE IGP’s INTERVENTION IN More...

By News Investigator On Wednesday, May 6th, 2015
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IGP Orders Payment Of Salaries Of Sick Cop, After Intervention By “Brekete Family”

By Sadiq Umar, Abuja. The Acting Inspector-General of Police, Mr. Solomon Arase, on Wednesday directed the immediate payment of salaries due to a sick police sergeant attached to Lagos State Command, including More...

By News Investigator On Monday, April 20th, 2015
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Igbinedion’s N25 Billion Scam: Judgement Expected Today

By Nuel Suji, Abuja. The Federal High Court sitting in Benin City, Edo state, is expected to deliver judgement in the case of N25 billion financial misappropriation and abuse of office trial of Micheal Igbinedion More...

By News Investigator On Thursday, March 19th, 2015
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Judge’s Illness Stalls Arraignment Of Kwara Commissioner, Saraki

Olatunji Moronfoye By Sadiq Umar, Abuja. The planned arraignment of Kwara State Commissioner for Information, Mr. Olatunji Oyeyemi Moronfoye, and Mr. Ope Saraki, Senior Special Adviser on Millennium Development More...

By News Investigator On Monday, March 16th, 2015
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N1.145Million Scam: Former Presidential Aspirant’s Trial Adjourned Till May 4

By Nuel Suji, Abuja. Accused of scamming A Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court has adjourned till May 4, a case of job scam involving former presidential aspirant, Mr Emmanuel Osita Okereke and Ishmeal Chinyere More...

By News Investigator On Wednesday, February 4th, 2015
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EFCC To Arraign Emmanuel Owoicho, Five Others Over N115Million Oil Deal

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), is set to arraign Emmanuel Owoicho, Managing Director, Owoema Resources Limited and five others over an alleged N115m. (One Hundred and Fifteen Million Naira) More...

By News Investigator On Thursday, January 15th, 2015
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Police is like a ‘Ministry of Trouble’, That’s what keeps the working going,’ says FCT Police Commissioner

Mr. Wilson Inalegwu is the Police Commissioner in charge of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). He is a former deputy commissioner with versed experience in VIP protection. In this interview with News Investigators, More...

By News Investigator On Thursday, November 27th, 2014
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Wasila Tasi’u, 14year-Old Alleged Husband Killer Arraign In Court

Nigerian prosecutors have opened their case against a 14-year-old girl accused of murdering her 35-year-old husband, with testimony from a child allegedly sent to buy the murder weapon: rat poison. Wasila Tasi’u, More...

By News Investigator On Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014
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IGP Orders Audit Of Police Armouries Nationwide

By Emmanuel Adesuji, Abuja. The Inspector-General of Police, Ag. IGP Suleiman Abba,  has ordered a thorough audit of Police armouries nationwide. In a statement Wednesday by the Force Public Relations Officer, More...

By News Investigator On Tuesday, September 16th, 2014
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EFCC Arrests Two  Suspects For $7.9m Scam

Two suspected fraudsters who allegedly defrauded a foreign investor of the sum of $7.9 ( Seven Million, Nine Hundred Thousand United States Dollars) have been arrested by  the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, More...

By News Investigator On Sunday, September 7th, 2014
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Bloody Weekend In Enugu: Bride, Groom Shot Dead On Wedding Eve

No fewer than 5 persons including a bride and groom billed to wed on Saturday 5th September 2014 in Enugu were Friday night shot dead by rampaging heavily armed gunmen. The late intending couple, our Correspondent More...

By News Investigator On Friday, August 15th, 2014
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Again, Boko Haram Abducts Scores In Borno, Boys, Men Taken Away

Suspected members of the Islamist insurgents, Boko Haram have abducted dozens of boys and men in a raid on a remote village in Borno, northeast Nigeria, loading them onto trucks and driving them off, witnesses who More...

By News Investigator On Saturday, August 9th, 2014
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Press Release: EFCC Partners NCC On Corruption

Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Lamorde has commended the partnership between the EFCC and the Nigerian Communication Commission, NCC, in the fight against corruption in Nigeria More...

By News Investigator On Monday, August 4th, 2014
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Bayelsa Speaker’s Brother Kidnapped

Unknown gunmen in Bayelsa Monday abducted Iniokpoemi Benson, younger brother of the Speaker of the Bayelsa House of Assembly, Mr. Kombowei Benson, early today. The abduction added to the worsening climate of insecurity More...

By News Investigator On Friday, August 1st, 2014
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Abba Takes Over As IGP

By Olusegun Emmanuel, Abuja.The acting Inspector-General of Police, Mr. Suleiman Abba, formally took over on Friday from former Police boss, IGP Mohammed Abubakar (Rtd), following his appointment as the 17th Indigenous More...

By News Investigator On Wednesday, July 30th, 2014
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Again, Female Bomber Hits Kano Poly, 3 Dead, 7 Injured, 3 Insurgents Nabbed In Katsina

By Olusegun Emmanuel, Abuja. Another female suicide bomber Wednesday detonated an explosive in a school compound, killing herself  and three students of Kano State Polytechnic, in Kano. It is the sixth time in More...

By News Investigator On Monday, July 28th, 2014
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Another Female Bomber Hits Kano

Less than 24-hours into the last Sunday attack by a suspected Boko Haram insurgent in Kano, another female suicide bomber in Nigeria’s Kano city killed three people and injured seven others on Monday in an attack More...

By News Investigator On Friday, July 25th, 2014
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Troops Arrest Suspect Of Kaduna Bombing

Troops are holding a man suspected to be connected with the explosion believed to have been targeted at General Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday in which scores of people died.   The young man who was apprehended More...

By News Investigator On Wednesday, April 16th, 2014
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EFCC Recovers N4.3Billion Subsidy Fund

  The Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr. Ibrahim Larmorde has said the commission has recovered N4.3 billion from Oil subsidy suspects. The EFCC made the revelation Wednesday More...

By News Investigator On Sunday, March 2nd, 2014
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Senate President Canvasses Stringent Measures Against Kidnappers

  …wants Nigerians to enlist in the battle against terrorists By Olusegun Emmanuel, Abuja President of the Senate  Senator David Mark has renewed his call for tough measures against kidnappers, saying More...

By News Investigator On Friday, February 28th, 2014
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We Are Not Competent To Probe NNPC – Says EFCC, ICPC

By Olusegun Emmanuel, Abuja The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC and the Independent Corrupt Practices Commission, ICPC, have said that the anti-corruption agencies lack the competence to probe allegation More...

By News Investigator On Wednesday, February 26th, 2014
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How Police Commander Conspired With Criminals to Siphon Crude Oil – EFCC Witness

A witness in the on-going trial of Dodo Chilla Bulus, an Assistant Superintendent of Police, has told the court how the commander of Task Force on Pipeline Vandalism conspired with criminals to break crude oil More...

By News Investigator On Friday, February 14th, 2014
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EFCC Vows To Secure More Convictions This Year

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has said expressed its readiness to improve on its scorecard of 177 convictions it recorded last year, saying directive for court to expedite action on all corruption More...

By News Investigator On Thursday, December 19th, 2013
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Apo Shooting: Eye Witness Recounts How Bullet Hits Neighbour’s Stomach

  An eye-witness Mr. Gambo Idris on Thursday gave a horrific picture of the controversial shooting by security operatives in Apo area Abuja in which 8 persons lost their lives. Idris, a tricycle rider who narrated More...

By News Investigator On Monday, December 9th, 2013
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N1.8b Subsidy Scam: EFCC Re-arraigns Tukur, Alao, Others

 The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Monday re-arraigned two oil marketers, Mahmud Tukur and Abdullahi Alao, who are standing over an alleged N1.8 billion fuel subsidy fraud. The defendants More...

By News Investigator On Monday, October 28th, 2013
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Insurgent Attacks: Borno To Rebuild 200 Houses

Borno state government has assured residents of Kawuri village  of its decision to re-build about 200 houses destroyed last week by suspected insurgents in the state. The Deputy Governor, Alhaji Zannah Mustapha, More...