Interpol arrested a 28-year-old Nigerian national who is believed to be part of a cybercrime ring involved in phishing scams, internet scams and money laundering to the tune of R192 million (about ₦4,782,378,061). The man is accused of swindling dozens of US citizens out of millions of dollars from South Africa, via email and text…
The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, has commended the cooperation and synergy between the 194 member countries of the International Criminal Police Organization (INTERPOL), which has facilitated worldwide police cooperation for enhanced crime control.
An International Criminal Police Organisation (INTERPOL)-led operation targeting malware cyber fraud across Southeast Asia, has led to the arrest of three suspected Nigerian global scammers.
INTERPOL, in collaboration with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, has arrested three Nigerians in connection to cyber fraud. The operation targeting malware cyber fraud across Southeast Asia led to the arrest of the three suspected scammers. In a sting operation conducted by the EFCC, the suspects were arrested in the Ajegunle area of Lagos…
The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP), in a joint operation with the International Police, (INTERPOL), of India and a Delhi anti-human trafficking organisation...
26 Nov 2021
The Head of INTERPOL National Central Bureau, Assistant Inspector General of Police (AIG), Garba Umar, has been elected Vice President (Africa) and Executive Committee Member of the International Criminal
24 Oct 2021
Police officers and other international bodies have arrested eight suspects for alleged Internet scams, money laundering and trans-national financial fraud in South Africa.
14 Sep 2021
An Interpol operation targeting illegal gambling during Euro 2020 led to 1,400 arrests and the seizure of $7.9 million (6.7 million euros) in cash, the Lyon-based global crime agency reported on Tuesday.
7 Jul 2021
Continued from yesterday Nigerians further argue that if the country’s security agencies can synergize so efficiently with sister international bodies such as INTERPOL, then they should have been able to make some reasonable headway in exposing and prosecuting those Nigerians said to be funding Boko Haram from the United Arab Emirates. Unfortunately, this highly sensitive…
5 Jul 2021
South African prosecutors on Monday announced a key step in their bid to extradite Indian-born brothers who were allegedly at the centre of a massive web of corruption.
18 Apr 2021
Iran has asked Interpol to help arrest a suspect in a sabotage attack on itsIran has asked Interpol to help arrest a suspect in a sabotage attack on its Natanz nuclear facility which it blames on Israel, a local newspaper reported Sunday. which it blames on Israel, a local newspaper reported Sunday.
12 Jan 2021
Comptroller General of Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Muhammad Babandede, has assured Nigerians that the recent fire outbreak in the agency would not affect delivery of its services to the public.