N6B FRAUD: MOMPHA FLOUTED COURT ORDER, TRAVELLED TO DUBAI – EFCC – THE NATION PG.2
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has told an Ikeja Special Offences Court that social media celebrity, Ismaila Mustapha a.k.a. Mompha flouted the court’s order and travelled to Dubai with a new international passport. This, the anti-graft agency said, was despite that his traveling documents had been submitted to the court. Justice Mojisola Dada had on March 28 ordered Mompha to submit his international passport to the chief registrar of the high court as one of his bail conditions varied from N200 million to N25 million.
UK PROMISES £1M SUPPORT TO NDLEA, MARWA SEEKS MORE HELP – THE NATION PG.7, THISDAY PG.6
The United Kingdom has said it will provide one million Pounds worth of support to enhance the operations of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) in 2022 and additional provision over a period of three years. This was disclosed by the Director, Home Office International Operations, Nick Fowler, when he led a team comprising Julie Hartfree, Africa Regional Director and Kris Hawksfield, West Africa Regional Manager, both of Home Office International Operations on a courtesy visit to the Chairman/Chief Executive of NDLEA, Brig. Gen. Mohamed Buba Marwa (Rtd) on Thursday 9th June.
AFENIFERE HAILS DEATH SENTENCE FOR FASORANTI DAUGHTER’S KILLERS – PUNCH PG.7, DAILYTRUST PG.7, SATURDAY SUN PG.25
An Ondo State High Court sitting in Akure, on Friday, sentenced three persons to death for killing Mrs Funke Olakuori, the daughter of the Afenifere leader, Chief Reuben Fasoranti. Olakuori was killed by the convicts on the Benin-Ore-Sagamu Expressway in the Ore Odigbo Local Government Area of the state in June 2019, while she was on her way to Lagos State. Apart from Olakuori, the convicts were also found guilty of killing one Matthew Ogunbiyi in the bush. Initially, four persons, Muhammed Shehu Usman, Mazaje Lawal, Adamu Adamu and Awalu Abubakar, were arrested by the men of the Nigeria Police Force and charged with the offence.