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Man in prison, 2 others docked for assaulting EEDC staff

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Three other persons have been arraigned for assaulting officials of the Enugu Electricity Distribution PLC (EEDC). This was confirmed in a statement issued by the Head of Communications, EEDC, Mr. Emeka Ezeh. One of the suspects, 37-year-old man identified as Chibuzor Obidinma, an indigene of Ezinifite, Okpuno in Awka South Local Government Area of Anambra State was arraigned before the ...

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Court sentences developer to 2,670years imprisonment for defrauding 133 tenants

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An Ebute-Meta Chief Magistrates’ Court, Lagos, has sentenced a property developer, Alhaji Ayobami Oseni, to 2,670 years imprisonment for duping 133 accommodation seekers of N25 million. Chief Magistrate O. O. Olatunji convicted Oseni following his plea of guilty to 267 counts of conspiracy, obtaining under false pretenses and stealing. He sentenced Oseni to 10 years imprisonment with no option of ...

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Teenager jailed 39 months for stealing church’s property

Court remands land agent for alleged land fraud

“An Iyaganku Magistrates’ Court, Ibadan, on Wednesday, sentenced a teenager, Muyideen Nasiru, to 39 months imprisonment for stealing church’s property– aluminum frames and other items worth N500,000 from a church.” – The Nation The magistrate, Mrs. O.K. Omotosho, sentenced Nasiru after he pleaded guilty to a three-count charge of conspiracy, break-in and stealing. Omotosho said the convict should spend his ...

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EFCC proposes prison in Sambisa forest for corrupt people

EFCC proposes prison in Sambisa forest for corrupt people

“Ibrahim Magu, acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC), says a prison prison in Sambisa forest, a stronghold of the Boko Haram sect in Borno state for corrupt persons should be established .”- PM News Magu made this known while speaking at the commissioning of the agency’s zonal office in Kaduna on Thursday. He also appealed to ...

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Imo community jubilates as work begins on Nigeria Prison site

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“A cross section of elders and youths of Okwu, Umuoma in Nekede Autonomous community of Owerri west Local Government Area in Imo state, have expressed joy that after years of abandonment,  the Nigeria Prison Service, NPS, has commenced work on their site.” – Vanguard Vanguard visited the area yesterday and discovered that clearing and carting away of unwanted trees in ...

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