• Customs arrests notorious fraudster for obtaining N20m from job seekers

    Customs arrests notorious fraudster for obtaining N20m from job seekers

    The Nigerian Customs Service has arrested one of most notorious fraudsters involved in online advertising scams on non-existing vacancies in government agencies.

    The suspected kingpin, whose real name was given as Abubakar Rilwan, had been declared wanted by some security agencies in the country before his arrest.

    A top customs officer stated: “Abubakar Rilwan, who is evidently disabled is one of the principal actors and suspect in a job/auction scam syndicate.

    Whatever he lacks in physical ability, he makes up for in his […]

  • Why Driver, Jeremiah kidnapped his employer’s son, demanded N20m ransom

    Why Driver, Jeremiah kidnapped his employer’s son, demanded N20m ransom

    The Rivers State Police Command on Tuesday paraded a 26-year-old driver, Jeremiah Igiri, who was alleged to have kidnapped his employer’s 4-year-old son and demanded a ransom of N20 million.

    Igiri, said to have been searching for the missing boy with his mother, confessed that he arranged with a lady and two other men to abduct his employer’s son.

    He said, “This is my first abduction. I invited a lady and a boy to handle the operation.

    “When the little boy returned from […]