A Chinese court sentenced a second Canadian man to death for drug trafficking on Tuesday, eliciting a rebuke from Canada’s foreign minister, amid diplomatic tensions between Ottawa and Beijing. The court in southern Guangdong province said the Canadian, Fan Wei, and 10 others — including an American and four Mexicans — were part of an […]
The Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) has confirmed the arrest of controversial Senator Dino Melaye at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, on Monday morning. Spokesman of the Service, Mr Sunday James, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that Melaye was arrested by Immigration officials “based on instruction”. The confirmation came hours after the senator, […]
Troops on patrol have arrested a herdsman with a locally made bullet proof and cutlass at Chegba village in Logo Local Government Area of Benue. A statement signed by Col. Aliyu Yusuf on Sunday said the suspect had been handed over to the police. Yusuf also said that troops during the patrol intervened in a […]
By Philips Sunday Ekiti, (AN24) – Nigerians have taken to micro blogging site, Twitter to air their opinions on a failed attempt by operatives of the Department of State Services (DSS) to arrest Apostle Johnson Suleiman of Omega Fire Ministries Worldwide in Ado Ekiti, the Ekiti state capital on Wednesday, January 25.
By Philips Sunday The Senate today, Thursday, February 25, 2016, directed its Committee on Ethics, Privileges and Public Relations, to issue a warrant of arrest on former Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commision, Ibrahim Lamorde.
By Philips Sunday The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), today, Wednesday, February 24, 2016, revealed that the arrest and detention of its Deputy National Chairman, Prince Uche Secondus by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) is part of the perfected plans by the All Progressives Congress (APC) led Federal Government to wreck the opposition party.
Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have arrested the National Publicity Secretary of the People’s Democratic Party Olisa Metuh, today in Abuja.
The Nigerian Army on Saturday said it has arrested the chief cameraman of the Boko Haram sect with two other wanted terrorists, who were also nabbed by the troops. The Acting Director, Army Public Relations, Sani Usman, announced the arrest in a press statement made available to AN24. Colonel Usman stated in the press statement […]
Out spoken governor, Ayodele Fayose, of Ekiti State has described the arrest of former National Security Adviser to Goodluck Jonathan, Colonel Sambo Dasuki (Rtd), by the Department of State Services (DSS), as the continuation of President Muhammadu Buhari’s regime of vengeance.
The arrest of Dasuki is no longer news as many people had wondered why the National Security Adviser could have been arrested and his arrest warranted by the Grand Commander of the Federal Republic himself. Sambo Dasuki has been under house arrest ever since his investigation was announced. Dasuki was alleged to have diverted or […]