Mohammed-Abubakar

Police IG in Trouble: N10billion Forced Extortion of Junior Officers, Illegal Transfers of Igbo Officers to North

Information available to 247ureports.com obtained through competent sources within the police force headquarters in Abuja indicate that all may not be well with the Inspector General of Police [IGP], M. D. Abubakar. This is as some of the aggrieved police officers sought out our correspondent to share the rot ongoing within the Nigeria Police Force…

Ade-Ipaye

Anambra deportees sue LASG for N1bn

THE 76 destitute persons, who were deported by the Lagos State Government and dumped on the Upper Iweka Bridge, Onitsha, Anambra State on July 24, 2013, have dragged the Lagos State Government to a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos. The suit was filed by seven of the deportees: Nnenna Ogbonna, Joseph Aniebonam, Osondu Mbuto,…

David-Cameron

UK to repatriate 267 Nigerian prisoners

Hundreds of Nigerian criminals will be sent home to serve out prison sentences under a deal set to be struck by ministers within weeks. Talks are continuing into reaching a compulsory prisoner transfer agreement, which could see more than half of the 534 criminals from Nigeria currently in UK jails repatriated. UK Prisons Minister, Jeremy…

chief-godwin-okeke

GUO escapes assassination in Onitsha

Barely 48 hours after operatives of the Special Anti Robbery Squad (SARS) killed six suspected kidnappers in Ihiala Council Area of Anambra State, a business magnate and transporter, Chief Godwin Okeke (GUO motors) escaped death by the whiskers yesterday when gunmen suspected to be hired assassins attacked his car. The attack occurred barely one month…