‘How NIMASA used my document to secure fake contract’
A bureau de Change operator, Mohammed Yahaya, yesterday told a Federal High Court in Lagos State how the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) under the leadership of Dr. Patrick Akpolobokemi used his letterhead to secure fake contracts.
How NIMASA ex-DG Akpobolokemi laundered N138 million, by witness
A prosecution witness, Fredrick Ugo, has told a Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos and presided over by Justice A. O. Faji, how one-time Director General of the Nigerian...
EFCC files fresh charges against ex-DG NIMASA and six others
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Friday filed fresh charges against Patrick Akpobolokemi, former Director-General (DG), Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) and six others before an Ikeja High Court, Lagos. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Akpobolokemi is charged alongside Ezekiel Agaba, Ekene Nwakuche, Governor Juan, Vincent Udoye, Adegboyega…
N2.6bn fraud: Appeal court discharges ex-NIMASA DG
The Court of Appeal, sitting in Lagos, yesterday, discharged and acquitted a former director general of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Patrick Akpobolokemi, who was charged with alleged N2.6 billion fraud.
Court revokes bail of NIMASA ex-staff
A Federal High Court in Lagos yesterday revoked the bail of an accused, Alu Dismas, for coming late to the court.
I didn’t loot NIMASA’s N2.6b, Akpobolokemi tells court
A former Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Patrick Akpobolokemi, has denied looting the agency’s fund. He told a Federal High court in Lagos, presided over by Justice Ibrahim Buba, that he did not steal the N2.6billion that the EFCC alleged against him while in office. Akpobolokemi is being prosecuted…
Court asks NIMASA ex-DG, others to defend selves
Justice Ibrahim Buba of the Federal High Court, Lagos has dismissed the ‘no case’ submission filed by a former director general of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Patrick Akpobolokemi and others.
Akpobolokemi has case to answer over alleged N2.6bn fraud, court rules
A Federal High Court Lagos, on Monday, overruled a no case submission by former Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Patrick Akpobolokemi, charged with N2.6 billion fraud.
EFCC arraigns judge over corruption charges
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arraigned Justice James Agbadu Fishim of the National Industrial Court (NIC) before an Ikeja High Court over allegation of corruption.
EFCC investigator explains how ex-NIMASA DG allegedly stole N754m
Mr Chukwudi Orji, an EFCC investigator, on Monday at an Ikeja High Court revealed in graphic details how a former Director-General of NIMASA and five other staff members stole N754 million belonging to the agency.