Category: Crime

ExxonMobil, Instituto de Tecnologia Quimica Discover New Material Affects Reduction of Energy and Emissions Associated with Ethylene Production

  …Collaboration leads to discovery of a new material able to separate ethylene from ethane ..Targeting up to a 25 percent reduction in both process energy needs and carbon dioxide emissions …Research published in nation’s leading peer-reviewed journal Science ….The Egina field was discovered by Total Upstream Nigeria Limited (TUPNI) in 2003 and the field…

BUA Trespass Against Dangote’s mine site – Perm Sec

 The Ministry of Mines and Steel Development has alleged that the management of BUA Group has been using armed militia, soldiers and policemen to mine marble and limestone in mining sites allocated to the Dangote Group. In a statement signed by the ministry’s Permanent Secretary, Mohammed Abass, and made available to our correspondent, the ministry…

State your role in Mainagate, ex-NBA president, CSOs tell President

Some Civil Society Organisations, as well as a former President of the Nigerian Bar Association, Mr. Olisa Agbakoba (SAN), on Wednesday asked President Muhammadu Buhari to state his role in the controversy surrounding the reinstatement  of the Chairman of the defunct Presidential Task Force on Pension Reforms, Mr. Abdulrasheed Maina. They added that the revelations…

Banks, Financial Institutions remain the unabated targets of cyber criminals in the last decade

Cybercrime simply stated is an economic offence committed using the computer and internet as a medium, source, instrument, target, or place of a crime. “Today’s incidents, yesterday’s strategies – As the digital channel in financial services continues to evolve, cyber security has become a business risk, rather than simply a technical risk” -Anonymous Pattison Boleigha…

NCC Organises National Workshop On Electronic Fraud

Following the dynamics in both the sophistication of production and tempo of usage of digital products and the attendant susceptibility of consumers to fraud in electronic transactions, the Nigerian Communications Commission organised a workshop at the Digital Bridge Institute, Kano Campus to address the challenges of electronic fraud such as hacking and associated intrusions in…