• Senate to pay fines imposed on stranded Kuje, Suleja inmates

    Senate to pay fines imposed on stranded Kuje, Suleja inmates

    According to reports, the Senate has offered to come to the rescue of inmates in the Kuje and Suleja prisons who are unable to pay the fines imposed on them by the courts as part of its intervention in the decongestion of the facilities.

    The Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu, who presided over the plenary on Tuesday, therefore, mandated its Committee on Interior to visit the Kuje and Suleja prisons to determine “those fined but unable to pay, for […]

  • Court fines Airtel N5m for unsolicited messages

    Court fines Airtel N5m for unsolicited messages

    Justice Jude Okeke of an FCT high court Maitama on Wednesday slammed a fine of N5m Airtel Nig. Ltd for violation of customer’s right to privacy.

    The plaintiff, Mr. Emmanuel Anene, on December 21 filed a suit against Airtel for continues disturbances through unsolicited messages to his line.

    The judge held that the crucial issue that calls for determination here was whether or not that the plaintiff evidence made out a case to justify the claims in the reliefs he sought.

    He said, […]

  • Shocker! Fetty Wap pays $360 in traffic violation fines then flaunts $165K cash outside court (photos)

    Shocker! Fetty Wap pays $360 in traffic violation fines then flaunts $165K cash outside court (photos)

    Rapper Fetty Wap was in court in New Jersey to pay up fines he racked up for a variety of traffic offences including driving with tinted glasses.

     

    According to reports, he pleaded guilty to driving with a suspended license, overly tinted windows and failure to replace lost or defaced license plates.

    As if to show everyone the measly $360 fine didn’t take anything off him, the 25yr old rapper happily played up for the cameras while posing with $165K in wads […]

  • UEFA fines Portugal €5,000 for fan running on pitch

    UEFA fines Portugal €5,000 for fan running on pitch

    UEFA has fined Portugal €5,000 after one of their fans ran onto the pitch towards Cristiano Ronaldo during the Euro 2016 quarterfinal against Poland on Thursday.

    The man, wearing a shirt in Portugal colors, evaded security to get close to Ronaldo during extra time of the match in Marseille.

    UEFA says its disciplinary panel imposed the standard fine for a “field invasion,” plus a warning over fans encroaching onto the playing area after Portugal won in a penalty shootout.

    A similar case was […]

  • NCC extends MTN $5.2 Billion fine till Friday … See their full explanations on the fine

    NCC extends MTN $5.2 Billion fine till Friday … See their full explanations on the fine

    According to The Nation Newspaper, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) yesterday extended to Friday the deadline given to MTN to pay a $5.2 billion fine.

    NCC also said it sanctioned the telecommunications giant based on security reasons following its failure to deactivate 5.2 million unregistered SIM cards.

    “Although the deadline expired on Monday, we have extended it to Friday to enable all parties to conclude ongoing talks,” a source told The Nation

    “Definitely by the end of the week (Friday), we will issue […]

  • Why NAFDAC Fines Guinness N1 Billion……

    Why NAFDAC Fines Guinness N1 Billion……

    According to The Vanguard, National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has hit Guinness with a fine of N1 billion for “its failure to adhere to the recommended good manufacturing practice procedures”.

    A source from the Enforcement Department of the agency, who pleaded anonymity, is said to have told the publication that the agency conducted a routine check on the company’s factory in Ikeja, Lagos on November 5, 2015, and “shocking” revelations were made.

    The NAFDAC team came reportedly […]