• EFCC seeks stiffer penalties for money launderers

    EFCC seeks stiffer penalties for money launderers

    According to reports, the Chairman, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr Ibrahim Magu, on Wednesday called for severe punishment for money launderers and other financial crime offenders to

    Magu made the call in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on the sidelines of a seminar organised by the Faculty of Management Science, Lagos State University (LASU), Ojo, in Lagos.

    The seminar is entitled: “Money Laundering and its Impact on the Nigerian Economy: The Way Forward.’’

    He said that though […]

  • Reps seek severe penalties for baby factory operators

    Reps seek severe penalties for baby factory operators

    It was gathered that the house of representatives has read for a second time a bill for an act to amend Trafficking in Persons (prohibition) law enforcement and administration act of 2005 seeking severe penalties against baby factory operators.

    Sponsor of the bill, Hon. Enitan Dolapo Badru in his lead debate said the bill intended to prescribe punishment for those involved in the obnoxious act of racketeering with human pregnancy, operation of baby production factory, persons harbouring pregnant persons under the […]

  • Real Madrid beat Atletico on penalties to win Champions Leaguea

    Real Madrid beat Atletico on penalties to win Champions Leaguea

    Real Madrid earned Europe’s biggest club trophy for a record 11th time after defeating Atletico Madrid 5-3 on penalties after the Champions League final finished 1-1 after extra-time on Saturday.

    Sergio Ramos’ first-half goal was cancelled out by Yannick Carrasco in the 79th minute, but neither team could find a winner in 120 minutes.

    In the shootout, Atletico’s Juanfran missed and Cristiano Ronaldo delivered the clinching penalty for Real to secure their second Champions League title in three years, and their fifth […]