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31 Aug 2018
An Ikeja High Court in Lagos yesterday remanded in prison three businessmen, Anietei Obong, Akaninyene Okpoho and James Dottie, following their arraignment for alleged theft of helicopter spare parts worth $46,940 (about N16,898,400). The Police Special Fraud Unit (SFU), Ikoyi docked the trio before Justice Oyindamola Ogala on a five-count charge of stealing, conspiracy to…
17 Aug 2018
A driver attached to Ramlac company in Lekki area of Lagos State, who absconded with the company’s truck three months ago, has been arrested by men of the Federal Anti Robbery Squad, Lagos police command, in his home town in Ikot-Ekpene, Akwa-Ibom State. The suspect, Isaiah Ezekiel, who was employed barely a month before he committed…
3 Aug 2018
Three suspected vandals, Kabiru Musa, 20; Abubakar Mohammed Umar, 25 and Rayyali Ibrahim 23, have been remanded in Kirikiri Prisons Lagos for damaging and stealing armored cables from a transformer belonging to Ikeja Electric Plc (IE), at NEPA Coop Estate in Ijede area of Ikorodu.   The trio were arraigned at Agbowa Magistrate Court, Ikorodu…
22 Jun 2018
A 20-year-old sales assistant, Nnamdi Mbanefo, was on Friday brought before an Ebute Meta Chief Magistrates’ Court for allegedly stealing his employer’s jerseys valued at N3 million. Mbanefo, resident of No. 11, Kadiri St., Surulere, is standing trial on a charge of theft. He, however, denied the charge. But Police Prosecutor Cousin Adams told the…
19 May 2018
An auto mechanic, Wale Ojo, 42, who allegedly damaged and stole some parts from his customer’s car, yesterday, appeared before an Epe Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State. Ojo, who resides at Ibeju-Lekki area of Lagos, is facing a two-count charge of stealing and criminal damage to property. He was accused of stealing and destroying some…
18 Dec 2017
The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has begun investigations into the case of a burgled taxing aircraft in Lagos. A gang of thieves allegedly burgled an aircraft on the runway of Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos on Tuesday, carting away belongings of its crew.   The private jet with registration number 9H-VFA, owned by…
13 Dec 2017
A 38-year-old man, Samuel Urhuogo, on Wednesday appeared before an Apapa Magistrates’ Court, Lagos, for alleged theft of five laptops worth N505,000. Urhuogo, who resides at Festac Town area of Lagos, is facing a three-count charge bordering on conspiracy and stealing. The Prosecutor, Sgt. Olusegun Kokoye, told the court that the accused committed the offences…
8 May 2015
A shopkeeper attempted to withdraw N300,000 from a customer's account was on Friday arraigned for fraud and theft.
4 Apr 2015
FOUR Emirates Airlines members of staff have been arraigned before Justice Mohammed Idris of the Federal High Court, Lagos.

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