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January 4, 2019 7:12 AM Court orders ‘Yahoo boy’ to forfeit IPhone X, car to FG

A Federal Capital Territory High Court sitting in Apo has ordered a Yahoo boy, Edwin Ogbomwan (aka Thomas Jerry Stars), to forfeit iPhone X and a car, Toyota Camry 2006 model to the Federal Government. Justice D. Senchi also sentenced the convict to two months in prison with the option of paying N1m fine. The suspect, who was arraigned by the Economic 33

January 2, 2019 3:05 PM Group decries dumping of prison inmates’ children in orphanages

A non governmental organisation (NGO), Greater Awka Allies has condemned the rampant dumping of children in orphanages by prison inmates. The group said visits to orphanages around Anambra and persistent enquiries about children in the homes have shown that they are usually children of convicts who are serving terms in prison. Mr Chinemerem Oguegbe 17

December 30, 2018 11:33 AM 1966 coup: Why Buhari should be jailed – Fani-Kayode

Femi Fani-Kayode, former Aviation Minister, on Saturday highlighted reasons President Muhammadu Buhari should be jailed. Fani-Kayode said Buhari played a key role in the Northern officers revenge coup, which led to the death of Southern officers in 1966, hence, he should be jailed. In a statement on his Facebook page, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, chieftain 20

December 29, 2018 7:03 PM Shehu Shagari: How Buhari exposed himself as shameless, hypocritical leader – Junaid Mohammed

A Second Republic lawmaker, Junaid Mohammed, has lambasted President Muhammadu Buhari over his remark, following the death of former President, late Shehu Shagari. In an interview with DAILY POST, Mohammed said the statement by the President has shown how reckless, shameless and hypocritical he is. Reacting to Shagari’s death, Buhari in a statement issued 30

December 17, 2018 1:40 PM Woman in court for allegedly stabbing boyfriend with knife in Lagos

The police on Monday arraigned a woman, Kehinde Ajimosu, before an Apapa Chief Magistrates’ Court, for allegedly stabbing her boyfriend with a knife on the stomach, hand and buttocks. Ajimosu, 24, a resident of Akindele Street, Olodi-Apapa, Lagos, is facing a two-count charge of assault and breach of peace, to which she pleaded not guilty. The Prosecutor 24

December 13, 2018 2:48 PM Kaduna contractors give El-Rufai ultimatum, threaten to occupy govt house with wives, children

Some contractors under the umbrella of Kaduna Drainage Contractors have given Governor Nasiru Ahmed El-Rufai of Kaduna State a five-day ultimatum to invite them for a round-table meeting for the payment of the amount owed them or face a sit-down protest at the entrance of the government house. The contractors decried the refusal of the Kaduna state government 42

December 5, 2018 3:23 PM Man gets seven-year jail term for impersonating Superintendent of Police

A Yaba Magistrates’ Court in Lagos has sentenced a 47-year-old man, identified as Augustine Opone, to seven years imprisonment for impersonating a Superintendent of Police (SP) at Federal SARS Force. The Chief Magistrate, Peter Ojo, sentenced Opone to three years imprisonment on counts one to three, and seven years imprisonment on count five, with no option 38

November 29, 2018 1:47 PM BREAKING: Court sends SUBEB Chairman to 41 years imprisonment

A Federal High Court sitting in Gusau, Zamfara State, has sentenced the Chairman of the state Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB), Murtala Adamu Jengebe to 41-year in imprisonment. Nigerian leading anti-corruption agency, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) disclosed this via its official Twitter handle, @officialEFCC on Thursday 29

November 25, 2018 5:41 PM Anambra lawmakers drag Gov. Obiano, police commissioner, others to court for sealing Assembly complex

A faction of the Anambra State House of Assembly has dragged the state Commissioner of Police, Garba Umar, Gov. Willie Obiano-led executive arm of government and others to court over the sealing of the Assembly complex. The faction led by the new Speaker of the Assembly, Ikem Uzoezie disclosed this to DAILY POST on Sunday in Awka, the Anambra state capital 31

November 16, 2018 12:06 PM Court reduces ex-Gov, Senator Dariye’s jail term

The Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja has reduced the 14-year sentence against Senator Joshua Dariye, a former governor of Plateau State, to 10 years. The presiding judge of the court, Justice Stephen Adah, gave the ruling on Friday. He reduced the charges in the counts to 10 years, while the terms with two years are reduced to one year each. The sentences 34