Tag archive for ‘prison’
By admin On Friday, May 26th, 2017

Three Nigerian ‘Yahoo Boys’ To Serve 235 Years In America

Nigeria Yahoo Boys LAGOS MAY 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Three Nigerian scammers who befriended many of their victims on dating sites have been slammed huge prison sentences by a Mississippi court after making tens of millions More...

By admin On Monday, February 13th, 2017

Ibori: I’m Innocent Of Charges Brought Against Me In United Kingdom

Chief James Ibori and his daughter Erhiatake Ibori, a member of Delta State House of Assembly during the thaksgiving service for at Ooghara, Delta LAGOS FEBRUARY 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Former Delta State, Chief James More...

By admin On Saturday, December 24th, 2016

EFCC Sets To Ambush James Ibori, Lists Ribadu as Key Witness in $15m Bribe Allegation

Chief James Ibori LAGOS DECEMBER 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The pioneer Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has been listed as a key witness against a former Governor of Delta State, Mr. James Ibori, More...

By admin On Saturday, May 21st, 2016

N1.5bn Fraud: Court Slams Five Years Jail Term on Former NIMASA DG, Omatseye

Raymond Omatseye LAGOS MAY 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)- – Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has slammed five years jail term against a former Director-General (DG) of the Nigerian Maritime Administration Safety Agency More...

By admin On Friday, February 19th, 2016

Man Kills Mum Two Days After Finishing 30-Year Murder Sentence

Steven Pratt LAGOS FEBRUARY 19TH (URHOBOTODAY) — A man pleaded guilty on Wednesday to killing his mother two days after he completed a 30-year prison sentence for killing a neighbor. Steven Pratt pleaded guilty More...

By admin On Friday, February 5th, 2016

James Ibori Neither Released from UK Prison Nor Re-Arrested – Aide

Chief James Ibori LAGOS FEBRUARY 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The embattled former governor of Delta State, James Ibori, who is currently serving a jail term in a UK prison, is neither released nor rearrested, a statement More...

By admin On Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016

James Ibori Released from UK Prison, Re-Arrested

James Ibori LAGOS FEBRUARY 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Former governor of Delta State, James Onanefe Ibori has completed his prison terms in the United Kingdom. But he is yet to be a free man, as he was immediately re-arrested. He More...

By admin On Thursday, December 3rd, 2015

Oscar Pistorius Convicted of Murder, Risks 15yrs Imprisonment

Oscar Pistorius LAGOS DECEMBER 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)- Oscar Pistorius was found guilty of murder on Thursday after South Africa’s Supreme Court of Appeal threw out a manslaughter conviction for killing his girlfriend, More...

By admin On Wednesday, August 19th, 2015

Oscar Pistorius’ Freedom Suspended

Oscar Pistorius LAGOS AUGUST 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-South African Paralympian Oscar Pistorius, serving a five-year prison term for killing his girlfriend, may not walk free as expected this week because the decision More...

By admin On Saturday, July 18th, 2015
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N’Delta Activists Raise Alarm, Say Buhari Wants to Send Jonathan to Prison

Buhari and Jonathan LAGOS JULY 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A coalition of Niger-Delta activists under the aegis of Vanguards of Nigeria’s Democracy on Saturday said it has uncovered clandestine moves by President Muhammadu More...

By admin On Sunday, July 12th, 2015

Boko Haram Fighters, Soldier Killed in Failed Prison Attack in Niger

LAGOS JULY 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Suspected Boko Haram militants launched an attack on the prison in the southern Niger town of Diffa late on Saturday, military sources said, in an apparent bid to free fellow members More...

By admin On Sunday, July 12th, 2015

Mexico Drug Lord Escape from Prison through 1km Tunnel

A Federal police inspects a drainage pipe outside the Altiplano maximum security prison in Almoloya, west of Mexico City, Sunday, July 12, 2015. Mexico’s most powerful drug lord, Joaquin “El Chapo” More...

By admin On Sunday, March 8th, 2015

MEND Leader, Okah Attacks Jonathan, Edwin Clark, Asari Dokubo from Prison

Okah LAGOS MARCH 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Nigerian-militant-leader-Henry-Okah Leader of the Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta (MEND), Henry Okah, is hitting hard at President Goodluck Jonathan from his prison More...

By admin On Friday, June 6th, 2014

Magistrate Dies in Prison Custody

LAGOS JUNE 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A magistrate in Oji River, Enugu State, Ifeoma Nnaji, died in the early hours of Wednesday while in prison custody in Enugu, prison sources said. Nnaji and her husband, Ifeanyichukwu, More...

By admin On Saturday, May 3rd, 2014

Caterer in Trouble for Smuggling Cannabis in Noodles to Kirikiri Inmates

Oyinyechi Ezirim LAGOS MAY 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-A 35-year-old caterer in Lagos will soon be remanded in prison custody for attempting to smuggle cannabis hidden inside noodles to her boyfriend in prison. Officials More...

By admin On Saturday, April 12th, 2014

Okah’s Family Threatens to Sue Edwin Clark over Kidnap Allegation

Chief Edwin Clark LAGOS APRIL 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The family of Henry and Charles Okah has replied Chief Edwin Clark over his comment that their sons were culpable in the recent kidnap of his son, Ebikeme and threatened More...

By admin On Saturday, January 25th, 2014

Ibori Ruled Out of UK Prison Exchange Programme with Nigeria

Chief James Ibori to serve full jail term in UK prison LAGOS JANUARY 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The British authorities have refuted Nigeria press reports that ex-Governor James Ibori of Delta State will be returned to More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 20th, 2013

Delta: Two Escapee Ugwashi-Uku Prison Inmates Recaptured

LAGOS AUGUST 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Two inmates who escaped from the Ogwashi-Uku Prison at different dates have been recaptured after massive man haunt and intelligence gathering by officers and men of the Delta State More...

By admin On Thursday, May 9th, 2013

Edo State Lawmaker in Robbery Scandal, Remanded in Prison

Inspector General of Police, Mr Mohammed Abubakar Members of the Edo State House of Assembly experienced serious embarrassment on Tuesday when one of their colleagues, Rasaq Momoh was ordered by a Magistrate Court More...