Category: Crime

Smugglers Plays Back On Custom Officers, Injure Four Over Used Vehicles

Daredevil smugglers operating along Idiroko axis of the country’s international borders, Wednesday launched an attack on officers of Ogun Command of Nigeria Customs Service, who were on anti-smuggling operations. Four operatives of the service were injured as the command seized eight second-hand vehicles and a new Toyota Hilux in communities in Idiroko border axis. The…

How shipping companies import illicit firearms into Nigeria – Customs boss

The Comptroller-General of the Nigerian Customs Service, Hameed Ali, has lashed out at shipping companies in Nigeria for their roles in the importation of illicit firearms into the country. Speaking at a meeting with the Nigeria Shippers Council and other stakeholders in the sector, Mr. Ali said it would be difficult for his agency to…

Governor Bello Rigs Bell ‘We remain committed to peace, security’

  As Kogi State will soon be centre of media and many news readers over planned  to sack workers by  Kogi state governor, Yahaya Bello. The Governor to pre-empty any unforeseen troubles has reiterated the commitment of his administration to the maintenance of peace and security of the people of the state. Bello made the…

Capital Market scam: Okumagba absent as Case adjourned to January 25

  Chief Magistrate Chinyere  Elewe Nwecheonwu of Chief Magistrate Court Zone 6, Abuja on Monday adjourned till January 25, 2018, further hearing on the matter between the Federal Government and the BGL Group and its officials, this is even as Managing Director of the Company, Albert Okumagba was again absent in court.   The adjournment became…

EMEFIELE TO SETS THE DIRECTION OF THE ECONOMY FOR YEAR 2018-CIBN

In a bid to further educate and enlighten the members of the banking community and other stakeholders in the economy on the current banking reforms, Mr. Godwin Emefiele, CON, FCIB, Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria will deliver a Keynote Address on the state of the Banking Industry and the economy. The Address is expected to…