• Firm launches Hawk Eye application as a new strategy to curb crime

    Firm launches Hawk Eye application as a new strategy to curb crime

    A new crime reporting and security management system aimed at ensuring that criminal activities were promptly reported to security agencies and other relevant government agencies, has been launched in Abuja.

    The initiative, which involves sending security reports and complaints through Hawk Eye Application, was also intended to reduce the high-level of vandalism of power as well as oil and gas facilities which had negatively impacted the power sector.

    Speaking at the launch on Monday, the Chief Executive Officer of Hawk Eye, Kayode […]

  • Seun Egbegbe Scandal: Shop Owners Finally Speak Out about the Crime

    Seun Egbegbe Scandal: Shop Owners Finally Speak Out about the Crime

    The woes of the ex of Nollywood actress, Toyin Aimakhu has been compounded by implicating statements made by shop owners of the popular Computer Village market.

    So many people would have thought that filmmaker, Seun Egbegbe, was perhaps, directing a movie when the news and pictures hit the internet that he was beaten for absconding with nine iphones at Computer Village, Ikeja, Lagos.

    Even as Egbegbe has denied the story describing it as “laughable and better left in the court of public […]

  • No evidence of crime in Clinton emails – FBI

    No evidence of crime in Clinton emails – FBI

    The latest review of Hillary Clinton’s emails by the FBI has found no evidence of criminal wrongdoing, says FBI director James Comey.

    Mr Comey told Congress on Sunday that, having completed the review, the bureau had not changed the conclusion it came to in July.

    The FBI had concluded then that Mrs Clinton was “extremely careless” in handling classified information while Secretary of State, with scores of emails on her private server containing highly classified information.

    But the bureau did not recommend criminal […]

  • Corruption not necessarily crime against humanity – Giwa Victor replies EFCC boss, Magu

    Corruption not necessarily crime against humanity – Giwa Victor replies EFCC boss, Magu

    National Coordinator and Advocate for People’s Justice, Giwa Victor, has maintained that corruption is not necessarily a crime against humanity.

    Featuring on Channel’s Television programme, he explained that for corruption to be described as a crime against humanity, there must be a specific identified crime.

    Giwa also berated the Department of State Services, DSS, over the recent raid of some judges’ homes across the country as part of its ongoing corrupt investigation.

    He said, “In some quarters, because of the effect on the […]

  • Recession led me to crime – Fake Customs official

    Recession led me to crime – Fake Customs official

    The Police in Ogun State on Monday nabbed a self-professed Assistant Comptroller of the Nigerian Customs Service, NCS.

    The 55-year-old man, Mr. Ariyo Wasiu, who was arrested in the Agbara area of the state, has duped many unsuspecting Nigerians.

    The state police spokesman, Abimbola Oyeyemi, who confirmed the arrest, said the suspect, a resident of Lagos Island, was dismissed six years ago from the Mechanic Department of the customs for an act of indiscipline.

    “The dismissed officer was arrested while perfecting his act […]

  • DSS lies, blackmail will not lessen their crime against Judiciary, says Wike

    DSS lies, blackmail will not lessen their crime against Judiciary, says Wike

    Rivers State Governor Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has berated the Department of State Services (DSS ) for resorting to deliberate misinformation and concocted stories to justify their unconstitutional assault on the nation’s judiciary.

    The governor stressed that the DSS lacks the constitutional powers to be involved in the legal process to discipline a serving judicial official, pointing out that there is a legal process that must be followed.

    Addressing the people of Rivers State on Saturday night during a special dinner for the […]

  • Residents lament congestion, crime at Ajah Roundabout in Lagos

    Residents lament congestion, crime at Ajah Roundabout in Lagos

    It was with relief Lagos residents greeted the news of the construction of two critical flyovers at Ajah Roundabout and Abule Egba Junction in Lagos State, two areas prone to high-density traffic, in the bid to address the congestion in major parts of the state.

    Early in the year, HITECH Construction Company moved to site and residents looked forward to a speedy execution of the project.

    Ajah, Eti-Osa and environs are the new Lagos, now site of massive infrastructural reengineering of Lagos […]

  • Kogi government launches ‘Operation Total Freedom’ on crime

    Kogi government launches ‘Operation Total Freedom’ on crime

    A combined team of security personnel trained for a special assignment has been established by the Kogi State government.

    The operation tagged ‘Operation Total Freedom’ is an effort introduced by Governor Yahaya Bello’s administration, to ensure a secured environment for the people and investors willing to do business in the state.

    The security personnel have been dispatched to their various location in the 21 local government areas of Kogi State in north-central Nigeria.

    The Special Adviser to the Governor on Security, Navy Commander […]

  • Mechanic Village Where Crime and Commercial Prostitution Hold Sway in Abuja

    Mechanic Village Where Crime and Commercial Prostitution Hold Sway in Abuja

    An properly investigative report has revealed how a place which was made for commercial activities and residency, now prides itself as the headquarters of commercial prostitution and high-profile crimes in the federal capital territory, Abuja.

    The Mechanic Village at Apo in Abuja’s has dramatically transformed into a hideout of some sort for different kinds of illegitimate businesses, ranging from belligerency, thuggery, prostitution and smoking.

    A place, which was hitherto made for commercial activities and residency, now prides itself as the headquarters of […]

  • Budget padding: Dogara committed no crime – Eseme Eyibo

    Budget padding: Dogara committed no crime – Eseme Eyibo

    To many Nigerians, the present House of Representatives is having so many distractions that impact negatively on its responsibility. Those in this school of thought believe that the trending allegation over padding of the 2016 budget by key officers of the lower chamber should not be politicised. A group, The Initiatives, an intellectual resource base for the Green Chamber believes that the current leadership of the House led by Yakubu Dogara is on course and should be supported for the […]

  • Budget padding: Dogara committed no crime – Eseme Eyibo

    Budget padding: Dogara committed no crime – Eseme Eyibo

    To many Nigerians, the present House of Representatives is having so many distractions that impact negatively on the responsibility of the Green chamber. Those in this school of thought believe that the trending allegation over padding of the 2016 budget by key officers of the lower chamber should not be politicised. A group, The Initiatives, an intellectual resource base for the House believes that the current leadership of the House led by Yakubu Dogara is on course and should be […]