Bamidele Muraina, a Nigerian national who hacked into tax preparation firms and filed fraudulent unemployment benefit claims and tax returns using stolen personally identifiable information, and Gabriel Kalembo, a previously convicted fraudster who laundered the fraudulent assets, have been sentenced to federal prison. “These defendants stole funds from programs meant […]

Chief Magistrate Tanko Muhammed delivered the judgement on Thursday, August 12, and also ordered immediate reconnection of electricity supply to Osanwuta’s premises. Mr James Olayemi, a staff of the Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC), has been sentenced to six months in jail for unlawful disconnection of electricity supply to the […]

A 40-year-old man, Rabi’u Mamman has been sentenced to death by hanging for killing his wife by a Jigawa State High Court. Presiding Judge, Justice Abubakar Sambo Muhammad said the convict was sentenced to death by hanging after finding him guilty of the offence. Mamman of Medinlaban village in Gagarawa […]

The court sentenced the three undergraduates to various jail terms after the court found them guilty of various offences preferred against them by the EFCC. A final year student of the University of Ilorin, Abubakar Abdulbashit Opeyemi, alongside two other undergraduate students who plead guilty for cybercrime have been arraigned […]

Michael Gargiulo A 45-year-old man nicknamed the “Hollywood Ripper” was sentenced to death on Friday for the murders of two women in the early 2000s. Stabbed several times, the victims suffered chest mutilations and one of them was found nearly decapitated. Michael Gargiulo, known as the “Hollywood Ripper,” will, however, […]