It was gathered that the Faggae Outpost of the Kano State Hisbah Board (Sharia Police) on Monday said it had commenced the prosecution of 11 women for allegedly engaging in social vices.
Salisu Umar, the Commander, Special Services of the board, told the News Agency of Nigeria in Kano that the suspects were apprehended around the Sabongari area in the metropolis.
He said they were arrested during a special patrol conducted by the Fagge local government office of the Board.
Mr. Umar said […]
According to reports, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has commenced the prosecution of an Abuja-based businesswoman, Mrs Joy Folake Yobah for allegedly issuing dud cheques valued at N50million to a business partner.
It will be recalled that Mrs Yobah, Managing Director of Skyhigh Ventures Ltd, was earlier this year arraigned before Justice Sylvanus Oriji of the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory in Apo, Abuja on a 5-count charge, to which she pleaded not guilty.
The court, on September […]
The Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps in Abia on Saturday said 33 suspected pipeline vandals and oil bunkerers were facing prosecution at the Federal High Court in Umuahia.
Dr Benito Eze, the NSCDC Commander in Abia, said this while presenting two suspected oil bunkerers before newsmen at the command’s headquarters in Umuahia.
He added that the suspects, Charles Nwachukwu (45) and Ayo Banjo (32), were arrested on Friday at the Aba end of the Enugu-Port Harcourt Expressway, following a tip off.