• FG to confiscate Patience Jonathan’s N10bn hotel in Bayelsa

    FG to confiscate Patience Jonathan’s N10bn hotel in Bayelsa

    Unless she is able to explain how she came about the fund allegedly traced to her accounts, the Federal Government may confiscate the N10bn hotel allegedly owned by Dame Patience Jonathan, the wife of former President Goodluck Jonathan.

    The former first lady in currently under the investigation of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission following the discovery of $20m found in her four accounts with Skye Bank.

    The four of the accounts belonged to Pluto Property and Investment Company Limited, Seagate Property […]

  • Lagos vows to confiscate buildings and hotels used for kidnapping

    Lagos vows to confiscate buildings and hotels used for kidnapping

    Determined to tackle increasing crime rate in the state, Lagos State Government on Tuesday said it would henceforth confiscate houses and hotels used as hideouts for kidnapping and other criminal activities in the state.

    The Lagos State Commissioner for Police, Mr Fatai Owoseni, who dangled the axe while briefing journalists after the State Security Council meeting presided over by Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode said the government is poised to eradicate the menace of kidnapping and militancy in the state.

    He […]

  • Any vehicles driven by under-aged drivers will be confiscated – FRSC

    Any vehicles driven by under-aged drivers will be confiscated – FRSC

    Borno Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), said it would confiscate any vehicle or tricycle driven by under-aged drivers.

    The State Commandant, Mr Shehu Illiyasu, who gave the warning in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), on Sunday in Maiduguri, said every motorist must respect traffic regulations.

    Illiyasu said that the command had recorded high rate of accident among under-aged tricycle operators that were not given any licence to operate.

    “It is very challenging, the state capital is […]