Court sentences man to 2 years imprisonment for smuggling hard drugs to prison inmate

As court orders arrest of fleeing drug dealer A middle aged man, Adamu Muhammed, has been convicted and sentenced to two years imprisonment, by a Federal High Court, Lagos, for smuggling Indian hemps and Tramadol to an inmate of the Ikoyi Facility of Nigerian Correctional services (NCS). The convict was arrested by the men of NCS on June 10, 2019, by the men of Correctional Services with 450 grams of Indian hemps also called marijuana and 5 grams of Tramadol, while attempting to deliver them to an inmate of the…

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£2.6bn Fraud: Court remands Petro Union Oil & Gas’ directors

Justice Mohammed Liman of the Federal High Court in Lagos yesterday ordered the remand of four directors of Petro Union Oil and Gas Limited in the custody of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) over an alleged £2. 550 billion fraud. The order was sequel to the arraignment of the directors alongside the firm, Petro Union Oil and Gas Limited on a 7-count charge bordering on the alleged offence by the anti-graft agency. Upon their arraignment, the four Directors; Abayomi Kukoyi, Trading under the name and style of Gladstone…

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NASS lauds IGP, Runsewe for Protecting government property

The National Assembly has commended the concerted efforts of the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu and Otunba Runsewe (Director-General) National Council for Arts and Culture for ensuring the protection of public utilities. Members of the House Committee on Culture and Tourism led by the chairman, Hon. Ogbeide Ihama denounced a situation where private individuals convert government property for personal use extolling the IGP and Runsewe for securing the permanent site of NCAC located in Abuja. Hon. Ihama said both men have remained unwavering in their commitment to protecting government…

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