• IGP Idris presents N40m to families of officers who died on duty

    IGP Idris presents N40m to families of officers who died on duty

    It was gathered that the Inspector General of Police, ‎Ibrahim Idris, has presented a cheque of over N40 million to 36 families of police officers who sustained permanent disability and those who died on active service in Bauchi.

    While presenting the amount yesterday on behalf of the IG, Assistant Inspector General of Police Zone 12 Bauchi State, Yakubu Jibrin, said the money was to relieve the hardship faced by the families of the dead officers.

    “We don’t want to make life hard […]

  • EFCC is demanding N40m for my freedom – Detained ex-NAF chief tells court

    EFCC is demanding N40m for my freedom – Detained ex-NAF chief tells court

    A detained former Nigerian Air Force (NAF) officer in charge of the Tactical Air Command, Makurdi, Air Vice Marshal Rufus Ojuawo, has told a Federal High Court in Abuja that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) forced him to pay the sum of N40 million as a condition for his release.

    Ojuawo is currently in confinement at House 27, Niger Barracks, Asokoro, Abuja, under the directive of the EFCC. He further alleged that contrary to the position of the anti-graft agency, […]