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Three Nigerians jailed for transporting firearms, drugs into UK

Three Nigerians have been jailed by the Woolwich Crown Court for their roles in transporting firearms and drugs into the United Kingdom (UK) via Euro tunnel. The names of the convicted persons published on the website of the Metropolitan Police Service showed that the three have names that of Nigerian origin

Four Nigerians arrested in India for drug trafficking

Four Nigerians residing in India have been arrested by the Indian police after illicit drugs were allegedly found on them in Mumbai Suburban district. According to a report published by The Times of India on Monday, The Anti Narcotics Cell (ANC) of the Mumbai police arrested the Nigerians with cocaine worth

Two Nigerians arrested in India for allegedly robbing ATMs

Godsgift Onyedinefu Two Nigerians have been arrested in India for allegedly stealing money from Automated Teller Machines (ATMs). According to Indian website, Mid-Day, Isaiah Ogunleye, 34, and Colin Mawagi, 37, were arrested by the Samata Nagar police. The accused used a skimmer machine and micro camera to steal data from the ATM cards

‘What Nigerians Expect From President Buhari’s Second Term’

By Peter Claver Oparah The government should, in the second term, show clear decisiveness and intolerance to both the perpetrators and sponsors of insecurity in the country to send clear messages to all that life would not be allowed to be cheapened for the ulterior interests of a few selfish Barring any

Nine Nigerians arrested in US for $3.5m fraud

Godsgift Onyedinefu Nine Nigerians have been arrested in the United States for defrauding individuals and businesses of more than $3.5 million. Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States attorney for the southern district of New York, and James C. Spero, special agent in charge of the Tampa, Florida, field office of U.S.

Eight Nigerians accused of robbery in UAE sentenced to death

Jude Johnson Eight Nigerians, all men, have been sentenced to death in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates(UAE) for a string of robberies at money exchanges and cash machines(ATMs) across the emirate in December 2016. The ninth Nigerian, found guilty for possession of stolen money was sentenced to six months imprisonment. He will be

Again, NEMA receives 136 Nigerians from Libya

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has received another batch of 136 stranded Nigerians from Libya. Alhaji Idris Muhammed, Coordinator, Lagos Territorial Office of NEMA, confirmed the development to newsmen on Tuesday in Lagos. Muhammed said the Nigerians arrived at the Cargo Wing of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos, at 11.50