Monthly Archives: January 2017

Foreign Paper Talk: Chelsea And Arsenal Linked With Alvaro Morata

The action out on the pitch will be taking precedent this weekend, but clubs all over Europe are scrambling behind the scenes to get their last-minute deals done ahead of the transfer window closing in four days’ time. Our friends at Football Whispers have trawled the Continent’s media to pick out the biggest transfer stories. Italy CALCIOMERCATO Highly-rated Juventus striker ...

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West Ham Complete Robert Snodgrass Signing From Hull

West Ham have completed the signing of Robert Snodgrass from Hull City on a three-and-a-half-year contract. Snodgrass, who will wear the No11 shirt, has arrived at the London Stadium for an initial £7m fee, potentially rising to £10.2m with add-ons, and is set to be make his debut against Manchester City on Wednesday. The Scotland international passed a medical and ...

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UNILAG Finalist Arraigned Over Alleged N2.6 fraud

UN Police from State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department (SCIID), of Lagos State Police Command, on Friday, arraigned a final year student University of Lagos (UNILAG), Adewunmi Johnson, before a n Ebute-metta Chief Magistate’s Court, Lagos, on five counts charge bordering on conspiracy, obtaining under false pretence, stealing, issuing of dud cheques, and conduct likely to cause breach of peace. ...

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First Bank, FCMB Named in N22.8bn NIMASA Fraud

Mr. Tosin Owobo, a detective with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), on Thursday, narrated how United Bank for Africa (UBA) and First City Monument Bank (FCMB), were used by Air Commodore Gbadebo Olugbenga, a former Director of Finance and Budget of Nigerian Air Force (NAF), to siphoned Nigeria Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Emergency funds to NAF, ...

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N9.3m Theft: 1st Bank Cashier Jailed 4 Years

Chief Magistrate A. O. Awogboro of an Igbosere Chief Magistrate’s Court, Lagos, on Thursday, sentenced a bank cashier, David Anibolu, to four years’ imprisonment for stealing N9,308,000 from a customer’s First Bank of Nigeria (FBN) Plc account. The court found him not guilty of a count of conspiracy but convicted him of stealing. Anibolu, 26, was arraigned before the court ...

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2,452 INEC Staff for Etsako federal Constituency Election

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Edo said the commission had deployed 2,452 ad-hoc and INEC staff for the Etsako federal constituency election into the House of Representatives. The election is scheduled to hold on Saturday, Jan. 28. Mr Oscar-Lee Amaechi, the Administrative Secretary of the commission in the state, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Benin ...

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