Court Dismisses, Discharge and Acquits Former NIMASA DG, Akpobolokemi Of N8.5bn Fraud Case

Briga News Nigeria Justice Ayokunle Faji of the Federal High Court in Lagos, on Monday, discharged and acquitted the former Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Patrick Akpobolokemi, from alleged N8,537,586, 798.58 billion fraud case. Justice Faji cleared Akpobolokemi and an employee of NIMASA, Josphine Otuaga, of the 22-count charge of…

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Okuama: Douye Diri Urges Igbomotoru People To Return Home, Provide Foods, Cash To The Community

Briga News Nigeria •••Commends Military On Professionalism Governor of Bayelsa State, Senator Douye Diri, has urged the people of Igbomotoru 1 and 2 communities in Southern Ijaw Local Government Area to return home, saying the Nigerian Army has assured the state government of their safety. Senator Diri stated this on Tuesday when he visited the…

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OKYC National Secretary, Alaye, Write Open Letter To DESOPADEC Chairman, Ijaw Commissioner Over Abandoned Projects In Obotobo Community

By Keneware Emmanuel National Secretary of the revered Ogulagha Kingdom Youth Council, OKYC, Comr. Efe Alaye has lamented over the series of abandoned projects by the Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission, DESOPADEC, in Obotobo 2 Community. Alaye, who lament over the series of abandoned projects in the community, states that it is heartbreaking,…

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Lagos Police Arrest Man For Stealing Transformers

Briga News Nigeria Policemen attached to the Onikan Division of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested one Abubakar Haruna, 27, for stealing transformer cables. The state Police Public Relations Officer, SP Benjamin Hundeyin, made this known in a message shared on his ‘X account on Saturday. He wrote, ” Following a distress call, officers…

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Okuama Killings: Human Right Lawyer, Falana Writes Army, Demand To Meet With Detained Ewu Monarch

Briga News Nigeria Human rights lawyer and activist, Femi Falana has written to the Chief of Defense Staff (CDS), Gen. Christopher Musa to meet with HRM Clement Oghenerukevwe Ikolo, the traditional ruler of Ewu kingdom, Ughelli South Local Government Area, Delta State. Recall that Falana had earlier faulted the Defence Headquarters (DHQ) for declaring HRM…

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Palliatives Not Solution To Hardship – Diri

Briga News Nigeria … as he celebrates Easter in Sampou Governor of Bayelsa State, Senator Douye Diri, has said offering palliatives was not the lasting solution to the economic hardship in the country. Senator Diri made the remark when he spoke during the Easter Sunday service at the St. Peter’s Anglican Church in his community,…

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