Maritime

Alleged N19.7 bn Fraud: Former JTF Commander, Akpolobokemi, 2 others’ Arraignment Adjourned Till June 3

The arraignment of Former Commander of Joint Task Force (JTF), Major General, Emmanuel Atewe and a former Director-General of Nigerian Maritime and Administration Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Patrick Ziadeke Akpolobokemi, over alleged N19. 7 billion fraud before a Lagos Federal High Court, has been adjourned till June 3. The Street Reporters Newspaper is your BREAKING NEWS platform. Do you have ...

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Army General, Akpolobokemi, 2 others for Arraignment Tomorrow over Alleged N19.7 bn Fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) will tomorrow, Friday, arraign an army Major General, Emmanuel Atewe and a former Director-General of Nigerian Maritime and Administration Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Patrick Ziadeke Akpolobokemi, over alleged N19. 7 billion fraud before a Lagos Federal High Court. Those to be arraigned alongside the two accused persons are:Kime Engozu and Josephine Otuaga. The ...

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N1.5 billion Contract Scam; Omatseye Ex-NIMASA DG, Bags 5 yrs Jail Term

A Lagos Federal High Court, today, convicted and sentenced a former Director-General of Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Raymond Omatseye to a term of five years imprisonment over N1.5 billion contract scam. Omatseye is charged by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), on a 27 count charge bordering on bid rigging and contract splitting. Delivering judgment in ...

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NIMASA Fraud:Akpolobokemi’s Aides Changed N111m To Dollar Through Unlicensed Bureau De Change Operator

An unlicensed Bureau De Change operator, Mallam Sulaiman Oseni, on today, Monday, narrated before a Lagos Federal High Court, how he changed the sum of N111 million to United State of America Dollar for an official of Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA. Oseni, who was a witness to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in the ongoing ...

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Nigerian Army captures Niger Delta’s Avenger leader

Fierce looking members of the Nigerian Army invaded Oporoza, the traditional headquarters of Gbaramatu Kingdom again in wee hours of today (Sunday) in search of Niger Delta Avengers’ members. After members of Niger Delta Avengers bombed another oil facility belonging to Chevron Nigeria Limited, President Muhammadu Buhari ordered the Nigerian Military to capture the culprits by all means. Following this ...

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4-Storey Building Collapses In Abeokuta

Part of the ultra-modern shopping complex being built by the Ogun State government at the popular Itoku market in Abeokuta, the state capital has collapsed. Unconfirmed reports have it that about ten people suspected to be workers in the building under construction are trapped in the rubble. Men and equipment of the Ogun State Fire Service have been mobilized to ...

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NIMASA Fraud: Akpolobokemi’s Aide Paid Me N342.5m For Job I Didn’t Do -Bureau de Change Operator Tells Court

A witness, One Chima Anyasor, today informed an Igbosere High Court of Lagos, that between February 2015 and June 2015, a total sum of N342. 5 million was transferred into two of his companies accounts from National Maritime Authority. Anyasor, a Bureau de Change operator and an oil and gas operator, stated this while being led in evidence by the ...

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Alleged N1.5 bn Contract Scam:Court Decides Ex-NIMASA DG; Omatseye’s fate On May 20

A Lagos Federal High Court, today, adjourned till May 20, for judgment in a criminal case against a former Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Mr. Raymond Omatseye, who was charged with N1.5 billion contract scam before the court by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Omatseye was charged before the court by the EFCC ...

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NIMASA Fraud: Akpolobokemi Approved ‘Looted’ Funds, Says EFCC Witness

A witness of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in the ongoing trial of the immediate past Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Patrick Ziadeke Akpobolokemi, and six others, Mrs. Olamide Odusanya, today, insisted that the former D-G approved the payment of N498,200,000 million and N318,000,000 million which were parts alleged looted at the agency. Odusanya, ...

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NIMASA Fraud: Akpolobokemi Approves All Transaction -EFCC Witness

A witness of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in the ongoing trial of the former Director-General Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Patrick Ziadeke Akpobolokemi, and six others, Mrs. Olamide Odusanya, today, testified before an Igbosere High Court of Lagos State how the former NIMASA’s Director-General authorised the withdrawal of N498, 200, 000, million and disbursed ...

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