Category: Crime

Does The Senate Have Powers to Investigate Edward Onoja?

By Section 88(1)(a) of the 1999 Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria (as amended) the Senate/HOR has power to direct or cause to be directed investigation...

I Didn’t Send Anybody to Attack Melaye, Taufiq Isa Tells Court

The administrator of Ijumu local government area of Kogi state, Alhaji Taufiq Isa, on Thursday told a Kogi state high court, sitting in Lokoja that he never sent anybody...

How 3 University Officials Allegedly Defrauded Kogi Govt of Over N100m

The Kogi State government has revealed how two lecturers and another official belonging to the Kogi State University allegedly embezzled the institution’s funds to the...

$1.6 billion Fraud: Court Adjourns Omokore’s Trial

The Federal High Court in Abuja has adjourned the trial of Jide Omokore, the embattled chairman of Atlantic Energy Brass Development and Atlantic Energy Drilling Concept...

Senate Investigates Kogi Chief of Staff, Edward Onoja Over Alleged N53m Bank Fraud

The Senate on Tuesday received a petition against Kogi state Chief of Staff, Mr. Edward Onoja involving a fraud of N53 million when he worked with Guarantee Trust Bank...

Final Year Idah Poly Student Stabbed to Death, School Shut

Unknown hoodlums have killed a final year student of the Federal Polytechnic, Idah, Kogi State, Gabriel Adikwu. The development made tension to envelope the school and...