Category Archives: Crime

Ekiti judicial commission begins sitting on Monday, summons Fayemi, others

The judicial commission of inquiry set up by the Ekiti State government to investigate allegations of fraud against the former governor, now Minister for Steel and Minerals Resources Development, Kayode Fayemi and others will begin proceedings next week Monday at the State High Court premises, Ado Ekiti. Full story


Posted by Hussaini Ali August 23, 2017


Nigeria: Alleged Zinox Contract Fraud – Law Firm Removes Probed Justice Ministry Official’s Profile From Website

Hours after PREMIUM TIMES report revealed that the Federal Ministry of Justice had launched a probe of its senior staff accused of working to stop the prosecution of Zinox Computers’ top officials, the law firm at the centre of the scandal has moved to destroy evidence. Full story


Posted by Hussaini Ali May 2, 2017

Legal implications of certificate forgery, perjury in Nigeria

The rampant allegations of forgery, perjury and personation in Nigeria’s public service have attracted a lot of uproar in recent weeks. Full story


Posted by Amaka, 5 April 2017

$1.1bn Malabu Oil Scandal: FG Seeks Arrest Warrant Against Adoke

The Federal Government yesterday approached the Abuja Division of the   Federal High Court to seek guidance on whether to issue an arrest   warrant against a former minister of Justice and Attorney General of  the Federation, Mohammed Bello Adoke. Full story


Posted by Amaka, 4 April 2017

N1.4bn Fraud: FG Slams 90-count Charge On Peace Corps, Commandant

The federal government has  filed a 90-count criminal charge against the commandant of the Peace Corps of Nigeria, Mr. Dickson Akor and the Incorporated Trustees of the Corps. Full story


Posted by Amaka, 16 March 2017

Lagos Taskforce Arrests 87 Miscreants, 35 Cultists

The Lagos State Taskforce,  at the weekend arrested 87 miscreants and 35 cult members during an over-night operation carried out by its operatives around Idi-Oro, Akala and Mushin areas of Lagos.  Full story


Posted by Amaka, 13 March 2017

Oil bloc fraud: Malabu deal began under Obasanjo’s administration, says Adoke

The immediate past Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Mohammed Adoke, SAN, has fingered former President Olusegun Obasanjo in the alleged $1.2billion Malabu Oil bloc fraud.  Full story


Posted by Amaka, 13 March 2017