NDLEA arraigns suspected Tramadol merchant

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has arraigned a suspected tramadol merchant, Omonijo Temitayo, before a Lagos Federal High Court, for unlawful importation and possession of high quality of Tramadol tablets. Omonijo, a resident of 12, Idera Street, Oworonshoki, Lagos, was arraigned before the court presided over by Justice Lewis Allagoa, on a six-count of the offences. The prosecutor, Mr. Abu Ibrahim, while arraigning the defendant in a charge marked FHC/L/191c/2022, said he was arrested on March 24, 2022, at Import Shed of Skyway Aviation Handling Company Limited (SAHCOL),…

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Zenith Bank records 22% Gross Earnings rise in Q1 2022

Zenith Bank Plc has announced its unaudited results for the first quarter ended 31st March 2022, with an impeccable growth of 22 percent in Gross Earnings from N157.3 billion reported in Q1 2021 to N191.5 billion in Q1 2022. From the unaudited statement of account presented to the Nigerian Exchange (NGX) on Thursday, 28th April 2022, the strong double-digit growth in the topline culminated in an increase in the bottom line, as the Group recorded an 11% Year-on-Year (YoY) increase in profit before tax, growing from N61.02 billion in Q1…

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P+ Measurement Services becomes First Nigerian Media Monitoring agency to Win Industry Award

P+ Measurement Services, Nigeria’s foremost Independent Public Relations measurement and evaluation agency have attained double laurels at this year’s Industry Awards where it clinched the Leader in PR Measurement & Industry Influencer Awards (Public Relations), for its quality offerings that surpass clients’ expectations and leading position in the sector. The awards come on the heels of the company’s rebranding business strategy with a new logo, website, and office to deepen penetration and maintain its dominant position in the industry it operates, with over 47 brands and 17 Public Relations agencies…

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FTAN inaugurates TRIAC Mandate to reposition tourism in Nigeria

In its vision to grow domestic tourism market to position Nigeria as a leading business tourist destination in Africa, the Federation of Tourism Association of Nigeria (FTAN) has launched a TRIAC Mandate (Tourism Marketing, Research and Development, Insurance policy, Advocacy and Capacity Building) to strategically position the federation for a sustainable goal. The National President of the federation, Mr Nkereuwem Onung who disclosed this at the sideline of the 5th edition of the National Tourism Transortation Summit and Expo held at the Abuja International Convention Centre said it is time…

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NCAC partners FRSC to promote culture of safety on Nigeria roads

Photo Caption: ‎The management team of FRSC and NCAC in a group photograph during the courtesy visit to FRSC headquarters in Abuja The National Council for Arts and Culture and the Federal Road Safety Corps have cemented plans to kickstart a massive campaign of Culture of Safety on Nigerian roads for all road users. This decision was the outcome of a meeting between the Director General, National Council for Arts and Culture, Otunba Segun Runsewe and the Corp Marshal of the Federal Road Safety Corp, Boboye Oyeyemi at the Corp…

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Group disagrees With Falana on Jonathan’s eligibility for 2023 Presidential Election

A socio-political group under the platform of the Law & Order Group, has faulted the submissions of senior lawyer, Mr. Femi Falana (SAN), on the eligibility of former President Goodluck Jonathan for the 2023 presidential election. Falana, had on a national television submitted that Jonathan cannot contest the 2023 presidency because of a new constitutional provisions that foreclosed him from participating. According to Falana, Section 137 (3) of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, 1999 (as amended) forbids a person who completed the tenure of another from serving…

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3 ex-company directors arraigned, remanded in prison for N138m fraud

Three ex-directors of a company, Integrated Intelligence Imaging West Africa Limited, Oluwole Tella, Leke Abajingin and Babatunji Olaosun, were on Wednesday, arraigned before a Lagos Federal High Court, over alleged conspiracy, unlawful conversion and fraud of N138 million. The three men, were arraigned alongside a company, Flinkteshnik Concept Limited, before Justice Peter Lifu by the Police Special Fraud Unit (PSFU) Ikoyi, Lagos. They were arraigned on the alleged crimes on a charge marked FHC/L/341c/2021, after the court dismissed their application challenging the competency of the charges. The prosecutor, Mr. Henry…

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Lawyer re-arraigned over alleged N266.5m fraud

A lawyer, Ismaila Ahmed Olokun, who became elusive after he was arraigned on alleged criminal charges of N88, 912, 939 million fraud, issuance of dud Cheques and fraudulent conversation, and admitted to bail, has been rearraigned before a Lagos Federal High Court, by the men of Police Special Fraud Unit (PSFU). Olokun was first arraigned before Justice Sule Muslim Hassan, who has been elevated to Court of Appeal, sometimes in March, 2020, on the alleged offences. The lawyer was alleged to have fraudulently obtained the said sum from a contracting…

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