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EFCC arrests Ibadan socialite for N25m fraud

The Ibadan Zonal Command of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, have arrested one Ajayi Oluwabukola Temitope, for fraud by allegedly obtaining money to...

Nigeria’s tax-to-GDP ratio accurate when all revenue is added – FIRS

The executive chairman of the FIRS, Muhammad Nami has highlighted the need to include all revenue generated at the national and sub-national levels in...

“Director” bags 20 years for N10.1m scam in Sokoto

Justice Mohammad Saidu Sifawa of the Sokoto State High Court has convicted and sentenced a fraudster, Bashir Muazu, to 20 years in prison on...

Infamous bandits’ leader killed by rival gang in Zamfara

An ill-famed bandits' leader identified as Dogo Gide has been killed by a rival bandit group in Zamfara state. Gide was said to be recuperating...

Bandits kidnap 30 passengers in Niger state

30 passengers have been reportedly abducted by bandits at Garin Gabas in Rafi Local Government Area of Niger State on Wednesday. It was gathered that the victims...

Banditry: Security operatives rescue nearly 200 victims in Zamfara

Nigerian security operatives have rescued nearly 200 kidnap victims during raids on camps of criminal gangs in dense forests in Zamfara state. The latest development...

Two killed, four abducted as bandits storm Sokoto community

Armed bandits have killed four persons and abducted four others in Tangaza town, the northern district of Sokoto State. It was gathered that the assailants stormed...

How banditry started in Zamfara – Study

A reseacher at the Usman Danfodiyo University, Sokoto, Dr Murtala A. Rufa’I, has outlined the history of banditry in Zamfara state. According to the lecturer,...

Nigerian Army sending bandits to God – Femi Adesina

The Nigerian Army, according to Femi Adesina, has neutralised scores of bandits ravaging northwestern states in Nigeria. According to the Special Adviser to the President on...

Banditry: We buried 76 people in one day – Sultan of...

The Sultan of Sokoto, Sa’ad Abubakar has revealed that the rate of killings perpetrated by bandits has been highly underreported. According to the Sultan, in...

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