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Nigerians convicted of drugs crimes have not been executed in Saudi, says FG 

Nigerians convicted of drugs crimes have not been executed in Saudi, says FG 

  The Federal Government has dismissed reports that 23 Nigerians convicted for drug offences in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia had been executed. The Ministry of...

52 vessels, 40 persons in navy custody over piracy

Maritime crimes: Nigerian Navy seizes 130 vessels in one year

By Omotilewa Quadri The Nigerian Navy has intercepted 130 vessels for crimes perpetrated in the maritime sector and other activities from January 2018 to February 2019....

UN: Nigeria lost $2.8bn to oil-related crimes in 2018 

UN: Nigeria lost $2.8bn to oil-related crimes in 2018 

The United Nations says Nigeria lost an estimated $2.8 billion in revenue in 2018, mainly due to oil-related crimes. This is according to a new report by the...

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Police prosecute 235, convict 89 for airport crimes

The Lagos Airport Police Command said on Wednesday that 235 persons were prosecuted for committing various offences at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos...

Touts behind common crimes committed at port, says Police

Touts behind common crimes committed at port, says Police 

The Maritime Command of Nigeria Police Force says touts are behind most of the common crimes committed at the nation’s seaports. Spokesman of the Police Maritime...

ICC may investigate migrant crimes in Libya

ICC may investigate migrant crimes in Libya

Fatou Bensouda, prosecutor, International Criminal Court (ICC), says there is a possibility of opening an investigation into migrant-related crimes in Libya. Bensouda,...

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Infographic: Asian maritime crimes down 65%

The number of piracy and armed robbery incidents in Asia from January to September 2016 decreased by 65%, compared to the same period in 2015, according to The Regional...