Nigeria news today headlines update Tuesday 25th June 2019
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India has reportedly discarded a $500 million deal to purchase Israeli-made anti-tank missile systems, local media reported Monday. Government officials associated with the deal told the Indian Express that the decision was taken after indigenous developer Defence Research & Development Organisation (DRDO) convinced New Delhi that it can develop similar missile systems at a lower […]
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Calling on Europe to be more influential in preserving Iran’s nuclear deal, known as JCPOA, the German Parliament Member Omid Nouripour underlined the significance of protecting JCPOA on the way to maintain security in Iran, Europe, the Middle East and in general international security. In his recent one-day visit to Tehran and in an interview […]
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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commis s i o n , EFCC, on June 24, 2019, arraigned Senator, Albert Bassey, popularly known as OBA, before Justice A. A. Okeke of the Federal High Court, sitting in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, on a six-count charge bordering on money laundering. The Senator appeared in court yesterday, following […]
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LAGOS – The Comptroller General of the Nigeria Immigration Service (CGI) Mr. Muhammad Babandede has declared that he does not support any illicit act from foreigners who abuse any Nigerian or commit crime. The CGI said legal action should be taken against any Lebanese, China or other Nationals that mistreats Nigerian in their companies because no […]
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Six members of a cybercrime syndicate have been arrested by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) for impersonating the Primate of the Anglican Communion, Reverend Nicholas Okoh. The syndicate, allegedly led by Jehu Kwasu, was arrested in Kaduna, for using a fake Facebook account of the Reverend to defraud unsuspecting members […]
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Operatives of the Benin Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, in an early morning raid on Saturday, June 22, 2019 arrested 16 suspected internet fraudsters at their hideout in Ughoton and Udu communities, Warri, Delta State. Tony Orilade, Acting Head, Media and Publicity, EFCC who disclosed their arrest said the suspects […]
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ABUJA – The Joint Admission and Matriculations Board (JAMB) has apprehended one Adah Eche for allegedly upgrading his scores in the recent Unified Tertiary Matriculations Examination from 153 to 290. The 19- year- old candidate was alleged to have engaged the services of some fraudsters through facebook and whatsapp platforms, having come across an advertisement which […]
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The city of Amritsar in northwestern India has held its first-ever Pride parade, with around 75 people joining the march. A group of LGBT+ activists marched through Amritsar on June 23, wearing facepaint and carrying rainbow pride flags to celebrate LGBT Pride month. The Pride parade was the first in Punjab outside of the capital, […]
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The Lagos Zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, yesterday Monday, June 24, 2019, arraigned one Owolo Onorouioghene Dan, a mobile application developer, before Justice Saliu Saidu of the Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos. He was arraigned on a three-count charge bordering on stealing and money laundering to the tune […]
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LAGOS – Mufutau Timileyin Sulaimon a notorious kidnap kingpin popularly known as ‘Pencil’ who led the kidnap and murder of two bureau de change operators at Ikorodu recently has been killed by the police. Bala Ekana, Deputy Superintendent of Police, DSP, who is the Police Public Relations Officer, Lagos Police Command said the suspect whose reign […]
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