• How Atiku Abubakar’s Wife, Titi Was Defrauded of N918m by a Former Guber Aspirant

    How Atiku Abubakar’s Wife, Titi Was Defrauded of N918m by a Former Guber Aspirant

    Wife of former Nigeria’s Vice-President, Atiku Abubakar, Mrs. Aminat Titi Abubakar on Friday told a Lagos State High Court in Ikeja how former governorship aspirant in Akwa Ibom State identified as Nsikakabasi Akpan defrauded her of the sum of N918 million.

    Giving evidence before Justice Oluwatoyin Ipaye, Mrs Abubakar said: “I have never been inside a court before. Not even a police station in all my life. I am here because I want Justice.

    “All my investment and even profit is gone. […]

  • How banks, oil importers defrauded government – Buhari explains

    How banks, oil importers defrauded government – Buhari explains

    President Muhammadu Buhari has said that Nigerians’ understanding of his anti-corruption fight was why the removal of oil subsidy did not prompt public disturbance. Speaking for the first time since after the development five months ago, Buhari said his administration had been greatly encouraged by the uncommon support from Nigerians in the fight against corruption, as well as initiatives aimed at stimulating the economy.

    The President, who spoke during an interactive session in Berlin with representatives of the Nigerian Community in […]

  • 419 in Lagos Accommodation seeker loses N175, 000 to estate agent

    419 in Lagos Accommodation seeker loses N175, 000 to estate agent

    Sanni Arewa, who is an agent allegedly defrauded an accommodation seeker of N175,000, was on Wednesday brought before an Apapa Magistrates’ Court, Lagos. Arewa, 54, a resident of Ajegunle area of Lagos, is facing a charge of obtaining money under false pretences.
    The prosecutor, Cpl. Friday Inedu said, the accused committed the offence sometime in March at Ladiga Street, Ajegunle, Lagos. Inedu said Arewa collected N175,000 from the complainant, Livinus Anyadioha,with a promise to rent a self-contained apartment to him.
    He said […]