China, Turkey, Saudi Arabia, Egypt are world’s worst jailers of journalists. The post 250 journalists jailed worldwide in 2019 appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
<p class="">The South African Police Constable, Austin Reynold, who robbed and killed a Nigerian, Emeka Okoli, was on Monday, December 2, 2019 sentenced to 32 years in prison by a Durban High Court.</p> <h1>The court sentenced the policeman three days after he was found guilty of robbing and killing the late Okoli during an illegal […]
The rapist denied the charges but was found guilty by the court. The post Man jailed 20 years for raping 12-year-old appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
The brothers were arraigned by the Port Harcourt Zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). The post Two brothers jailed five years for fraud appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
The Makurdi Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), on Monday, secured the conviction of a man, Orhena Bartholomew for refusing to return N99,000 transferred to him in error. Mr Bartholomew was sentenced by Justice Mobolaji Olajuwon of the Federal High Court, Makurdi, Benue State. The EFCC said trouble started for Mr […]
The man will is given an option of N50,000 fine in addition to forfeiting the motorcycle he bought with the money. He also paid back the complainant. The post Man jailed for refusing to return N99,000 transferred in error appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
Hundreds of thousands of Catalans have marched peacefully through Barcelona in support of calls to free jailed separatist leaders after the region’s mayors demanded it be allowed to map out its own political future. The Catalan capital has been convulsed by almost two weeks of daily demonstrations since nine politicians and activists were jailed for […]
An Ikeja domestic violence and sexual offences court have sentenced Adegboyega Adenekan, a school supervisor, to 60 years imprisonment for child defilement. Sybil Nwaka, the presiding judge, handed down the sentence after convicting Adenekan of a lone-count charge of defiling a two-year-and-11-month-old pupil. Adenekan had pleaded not guilty to the charge the Lagos state government […]
Juju charms are now part of the tools cybercriminals now use to target their preys as the operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission have found in their latest raid.
US Federal prosecutors said an Atlanta, Georgia-based Nigerian, Olufolajimi Abegunde has been sentenced to more than six years in prison for his role in an internet fraud scheme that stole an estimated $15m through computer and wire fraud.
In the first of this three-part series, reporter Fisayo Soyombo uncovers how the Police pervert the course of justice in their quest for ill-gotten money. The post INVESTIGATION (1): Bribery, Bail For Sale… Lagos Police Station Where Innocent Civilians Are Jailed And Criminals Are Recycled appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
…Found guilty of offering $10,000 bribe Elias Antonio Saca, the former president of El Salvador serving a 10-year prison term for corruption, has been sentenced to another two years for bribery. Saca was found guilty of having offered $10,000 to a court employee to obtain information about a case against him, the attorney general’s office […]