NECO dismisses 70 staff over certificate forgery
The National Examinations Council (NECO) has approved the dismissal of 70 of its workers over certificate forgery, asking them to immediately quit work.
Edo lawmaker-elect arraigned over alleged forgery
The lawmaker-elect for Ovia North East Constituency 1 in the Edo State House of Assembly, Mr. Ugiagbe Dumez, has been arraigned in absentia at the State Criminal Court for alleged forgery and impersonation.
Algeria prosecutor requests 18 months jail for Bouteflika-era tycoon
An Algerian prosecutor requested Monday that a business tycoon linked to ousted leader Abdelaziz Bouteflika be sentenced to 18 months in prison for "forgery", according to an AFP correspondent. Ali Haddad, who owns Algeria's largest private construction company, has been detained since his arrest on March 31 while trying to cross into Tunisia, days before…
Birth certificate forgery: Court dismisses suit against Wike
Justice Inyang Ekwo of the Federal High Court, Abuja yesterday dismissed the suit seeking to disqualify Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State from contesting today’s governorship election. The suit filed by one Elvis Chinda had accused Wike of alleged birth certificate forgery. The Court however dismissed the suit while ruling on the preliminary objection filed…
Two bankers, three others arrested over national ID card forgery
The Public Relations Officer of the Sokoto State Police Command, ASP Cordelia Nwawe, yesterday paraded five persons, including two employees of a bank for their alleged involvement in the procurement of forged National identity cards for new customers to open accounts. She gave the names of the two bankers as Mudassiru Taofeeq and Perez Percy…
Court jails varsity’s senior official for forgery
The High Court of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja has sentenced a senior official of the University of Ibadan, Mr. Adedeji Taiwo, to three and half years imprisonment for forging the signature of the former executive secretary of the National Universities Commission (NUC), Prof. Julius Okojie. Taiwo was araigned in July 2016 before Justice…
Discordant tunes over withdrawal of charges against Saraki, Ekweremadu
Nigerians lawyers have expressed divergent views about the withdrawal of the forgery and conspiracy suit filed against the senate president, Bukola Saraki, his deputy, Ike Ekweremadu and two others.
Forgery: Court to invite Unijos registrar for oral evidence
A Federal High Court sitting in Jos has invited, for oral evidence, the Registrar of the University of Jos, Jilli Dandam, over a certificate forgery suit filed by an APC aspirant ...
Forgery trial: Senators strategise on looming face-off
Supporters of both Saraki and Ekweremadu called the Like Minds, have resolved to break the harmonious working relationship that had existed between the two arms of government.