• Why we are detaining Tunde Ayeni — EFCC shares reasons

    Why we are detaining Tunde Ayeni — EFCC shares reasons

    Billionaire businessman and lawyer, Tunde Ayeni, is in detention at the headquarters of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission in Abuja in relation with the ongoing investigation of former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Bala Mohammed, for alleged fraud, according to report.

    Mr. Ayeni was arrested Thursday and has remained in detention ever since, with investigators asking him to refund one billion Naira he allegedly received from Mr. Mohammed in questionable circumstances.

    “We will release him once he pays back the […]

  • Man arraigned in court for allegedly detaining housemaid for sexual exploit

    Man arraigned in court for allegedly detaining housemaid for sexual exploit

    The police on Friday arraigned a middle-aged man, Dominic Abutu, in a Wuse Zone 2 Chief Magistrates’ Court in Abuja for unlawfully detaining a 20-year-old girl for sexual purpose.

    Abutu of Karimo, Abuja, was arraigned on a two-count charge of unlawful detention and rape, which he pleaded not guilty.

    The Prosecutor, John Simon, said that the matter was reported by Jennifer Buba at the Wuse Police Station on Oct. 20.

    Simon said that the complainant received a call from her niece stating that […]

  • Police arraign man for detaining girl for sexual purpose

    Police arraign man for detaining girl for sexual purpose

    According to reports, the police on Friday arraigned a middle-aged man, Dominic Abutu, in a Wuse Zone 2 Chief Magistrates’ Court in Abuja for unlawfully detaining a 20-year-old girl for sexual purpose.

    Abutu of Karimo, Abuja, was arraigned on two charges of unlawful detention and rape, which he pleaded not guilty.

    The Prosecutor, John Simon, said the matter was reported by Jennifer Buba at the Wuse Police Station on Oct. 20.

    Simon said the complainant received a call from her niece stating that […]

  • Why we are still detaining Shiite leader, El-Zakzaky – Nigerian Government explains

    Why we are still detaining Shiite leader, El-Zakzaky – Nigerian Government explains

    The Nigerian Government on Friday gave a reason for the continued detention of Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, the leader of the Shiite Islamic Movement of Nigeria, IMN.

    Speaking during a press briefing at the UN secretariat in New York, the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, said the Muhammadu Buhari administration is not willing to disrupt the process of inquiry initiated by the Kaduna State government and has decided to allow the full process of the law prevail in the case.

    The Kaduna State […]

  • Why we are “detaining” 7-year-old boy – Enugu Police Commissioner shares reasons

    Why we are “detaining” 7-year-old boy – Enugu Police Commissioner shares reasons

    The Enugu State Commissioner of Police, Emmanuel Ojukwu, Tuesday gave reasons why a 7-year-old boy has remained in police custody for over six weeks now.

    It was gathered that Chibuike Miracle Oramalu was arrested on the 30th of May, 2016, after he mistakenly fired a shot from a gun, killing another teenager in a neighbouring compound.

    His detention has since been attracting protests from civil society organizations.

    The primary 2 pupil, had on Sunday, the 29th day of May 2016, at their residence […]

  • The only business booming in Nigeria today is the business of arresting and detaining’- Ben Murray-Bruce

    The only business booming in Nigeria today is the business of arresting and detaining’- Ben Murray-Bruce

    Senator Murray Bruce who is known to be outspoken is at it again, this time firing shots at the Federal Government, this comes in the back of recent reports of his business being taken over by AMCON over refusal to pay a fine.

    Senator Murray Bruce who is known to be outspoken is at it again, this time firing shots at the Federal Government, this comes in the back of recent reports of his business being taken over by AMCON over […]