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The world of suspected female robbers in Lagos

The world of suspected female robbers in Lagos

By Emmanuel Udom   –   Special Correspondent, Lagos In many places, the crime world was dominated by men. Such crimes like armed robbery, assassination, murder, fraud, theft, kidnapping, and other…

Confessions of Iju-Ishaga robbery gang

Confessions of Iju-Ishaga robbery gang

By Andrew Utulu  -  Lagos. For sometime now, the gang had been terrorising the residents of Iju-Ishaga and environs in Ifaka Ijaiye Local Government Area of Lagos State. Their criminal acts…

How we kidnapped Okonjo-Iweala’s mother – Suspects

How we kidnapped Okonjo-Iweala’s mother – Suspects

When in the afternoon of Sunday, December 11, 2013, kidnappers struck in the ancient town of Ogwashi-Uku, the headquarters of Aniocha South Local Government area of Delta State, taking away…

What is SON doing on substandard goods in our markets?

I would be grateful if the Independent Advocate could please prevail once more on the Standard Organizations of Nigeria (SON) on why it has kept mum all these while thereby…

Towards tackling pipeline vandalism

By Blessing Adewole/Abuja Since the discovery in commercial quantity in 1956, petroleum products have played vital role in Nigeria’s economy, supplying up to 90 per cent of the country’s gross…

Sustaining Customs anti-smuggling agenda

 By Andrew Utulu, CORREPONDENT, Lagos Not much had been heard lately on the activities at the Tincan Island Port of the Nigeria Customs Service since Comptroller Tunji Aremu took over as…

SFU: Enhancing war against fraud

By Andrew Utulu, Correspondent, Lagos The Police Special Fraud Unit, located at Sunday Adewusi House, Milverton Street, Ikoyi, Lagos has been known to be full of activities. This has been the…

Employment scammers on the prowl

Employment scammers on the prowl

By Wisdom Patrick, Senior Correspondent, Lagos Cashing in on the crippling unemployment in the land, job scammers have been on the prowl, making job offers to desperate applicants at varying sums.…

Day of reckoning for Black Sunday Lagos robbers

Day of reckoning for Black Sunday Lagos robbers

It was celebration galore for officers and men of the Lagos State Police Command made a major breakthrough with the arrest of three member s of the armed gang which…

Boki communities: Nigeria’s tourist haven devoured by mudslide

The people of Boki Local Government Area of Cross River State are believed to inhabit a landmass whose topography could aptly be described as the most difficult in country.…