Monthly Archives: May 2018

N240m Fraud: Bizman Narrates How Ex-Lagos Rep, Others Defrauded Him

A businessman, Austin Albert Ugochukwu , on Thursday,  narrated before a Federal High Court, Lagos, how a former member of the  House of Representative representing Eti-Osa Federal Constituency, Lagos State, Honourable Anthony Akala, and other members of his group defrauded him of the sum of N240 million, under the pretence of helping him to convert  the money in Naira denomination ...

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Alleged N4.7bn Fraud: I’ve No Case To Answer -Kalu

A former Abia State Governor, Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu, has told Justice Mohammed Idris of a Federal High Court in Lagos that he has no case to answer with regard to the alleged N4.7 billion fraud charge slammed on him and two others by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). At the resumed hearing of the matter today, Kalu’s ...

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Former Taraba Gov. Jolly Nyame Jailed 28 yrs Over N1.4bn Fraud

  A Federal High Court, Abuja, today, convicted and sentenced former governor of Taraba state, Revered Jolly Nyame, to 28 Yeats imprisonment, for N1.4 billion fraud. Nyame, was Taraba State governor from May 29, 2007 to May 29, 1999. He also served as the state governor between January 1992 to November 1993. Nyame, who has been standing trial for 11 ...

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N131.2m Fraud: Court Summons UBA, FCMB to Explain Roles

  A Federal High Court, in Lagos, today, ordered United Bank for Africa (UBA), First City Monument Bank and FCMB, to appear before it to explain their roles in  an alleged N131.2 million fraud charge. Justice Hadiza Rabiu-Shagari, gave the order during the trial of four accused persons, who were arraigned before her court by the  Force Criminal Intelligence and ...

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Democracy Day: Coalition Eulogies Gov. Ugwuanyi as Demorat

Enugu Youths Coalition has congratulated the Executive Governor of Enugu State, Rt. Hon. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi on the occasion of Nigeria’s Democracy Day celebration as well as the third anniversary of his administration in the State. In a statement signed by the National Coordinator of the coalition, Dr. Edwin Obune, the group noted that apart from the massive infrastructural & human developments in the state which ...

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DG NiMet Signs MoU with ABU Zaria, Commissions Weather Station

Since the inception of his administration, the Director General/CEO of the Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet), Professor Sani Abubakar Mashi has been on a drive to improve the working conditions of staff, develop infrastructure and establish collaboration with universities in the country to develop and upgrade their existing meteorological stations based on the needs assessment of that University. In keeping to ...

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