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Mama Boko Haram jailed for five years over fraud

THE Maiduguri Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has secured the conviction and sentencing of Aisha Alkali Wakil, popularly known...

UK govt extradites Nigerian to US over alleged email compromise scams

A 39-year-old Nigerian, Chibundu Joseph Anuebunwa, has been extradited from the United Kingdom (UK) to the United States (US) for allegedly participating in business...

EFCC arrests former Speaker Patricia Etteh over alleged fraud

THE Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested a former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Patricia Etteh, over allegations of fraud involving...
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UK-based Nigerian extradited to US on multiple fraud charges

A Nigerian, Kolawole Bamidele Akande, has been extradited from the United Kingdom (UK) and arraigned before a United States (US) federal court on multiple...

US sentences Nigerian prince for fraud

A PRINCE from South-West Nigeria Sobanke Idris Sunday Adereti has been sentenced to federal prison for fraud violations in the Eastern District of Texas,...

Nigerian man awaiting sentence dies in London cell

A NIGERIAN man Isaiah Olugosi, 38, was on Monday, March 28 discovered dead in his cell at HMP Wormwood Scrubs in West London, where...
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Former Kaduna council aide bags 12 years imprisonment over N6.3m Hajj fraud

A FORMER Special Assistant to the Chairman of Giwa Local Government Area of Kaduna State, Hassan Dauda, has been sentenced to 12 years imprisonment...

Twelve different online scams you should know

SCAMMERS have taken advantage of the internet and social media to defraud people of their hard-earned money using various tricks.  This article highlights various scamming...

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Shell suspends sale of Nigerian oil assets

SHELL has suspended its decision to divest its Nigerian onshore oil assets, choosing instead to comply with the outcome...

Insecurity: 289 killed in worship centres within 18 months across Nigeria

THE rate of attack on worship centres leading to death has again been brought to the fore with the...

Owo massacre: Report accuses FG of shielding herdsmen by blaming terrorists

THE Nigerian government deliberately blamed the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) for last month's terror attack on St....

Coda Story accepts candidates for Bruno reporting fellowships

CODA Story is accepting candidates for the Bruno Reporting Fellowships, sponsored by Martin Walker's Bruno Foundation.  The fellowship will provide US$5,000...

Buhari makes 12 foreign trips in six months, might exceed N1. 5bn budget

Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari recently went to Lisbon, Portugal for a state visit, this has clocked his twelfth international trip...
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