The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested one Iwuchukwu Martin Uche for obtaining money under false pretence to the tune of $145, 000 (N58.290m).
According to a statement issued by the EFCC Head of Media and Publicity, Wilson Uwujaren, the suspect swindled a Vietnamese woman.
The statement said: “Uche, who claimed to be a military officer working for the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) in Kabul, Afghanistan, allegedly, collected the money from his victim, H. Uyen, a Vietnamese woman, after […]
The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Borno on Thursday said that it had arrested a 40-year-old man for allegedly raping an Internally Displaced Person (IDP).
Alhaji Abdullahi Ibrahim, NSCDC Commandant in the state, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Maiduguri that the 13-year-old victim from Chibok, was staying with her aunt at the Colori Camp.
Ibrahim said that the suspect was arrested in Dala area of the state capital.
He said that the suspect lured the victim with […]
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, has arrested one Chike Nnaemeka, for allegedly tricking an official of the Federal Road Safety Corps into marrying him and paying for the wedding.
Nnaemeka, aka Dr. Justified, was said to have duped his victim, Nkechi Ani, of N6.7m.
The EFCC, in a statement by its spokesman, Mr. Wilson Uwujaren, said Nnaemeka, who claimed to be a gynaecologist, allegedly collected the sum under different requests.
The victim was reportedly introduced to him by one of her classmates […]
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, Anambra State Command, has arrested a 31-year-old man, Vincent Chidiebere, who was allegedly in possession of 25.2 kilogrammes of Methamphetamine estimated at N1.8 billion.
Chidiebere hails from Udi Local Government Area of Enugu State.
Parading the suspect at the NDLEA office in Onitsha, the State Commander of the agency, Mr. Sule Momodu, described the substance as the most dangerous hard drug.
The suspect, it was gathered, was arrested at Ugwuoba, Enugu State, a border town with Anambra […]