Offa robbery: Absence of defence counsel stalls continuation of the ​trial

Presiding judge of the Ilorin High Court, Justice Halima Saleeman, has adjourned hearing in the trial of five accused persons in the April 5, 2018, Offa bank robbery case till March 14 and 15, 2019. The hearing, which was slated to hold between February 19 and 20, 2019, was...

Offa bank robbery case stalled

The continued hearing of the case of five accused persons arrested in connection with the Offa bank robbery was yesterday stalled at a Kwara State High Court, Ilorin, following the inability of the police to produce witnesses and exhibits before the court. Justice Halima Salman...

Offa robbery: lai Mohammahed is author of doctored tape

Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, has debunked allegations by the Minister of Information, Alhaji Lai Mohammahed, that he, (Saraki), lied in his Christmas Day radio interview about donating N10 million to victims of the robbery which took place in Offa, Kwara State, last year....

Offa bank robbery – Death of principal suspect will not free Saraky, Police

The Police have said that the death of a principal suspect in the celebrated Offa robbery Michael Adikwu would not affect the trial of the Senate President Federal Republic of Nigeria, Bukola Saraki indicated in the saga.   Force Public Relations Officer, Mr. Jimoh Moshood...

Offa robbery suspected leader dies in custody

The principal suspect in the deadly April 5 bank robbery attack in Offa, Kwara State, Michael Adikwu, is dead. Force headquarters of the Nigeria Police passed the information about the death of Adikwu to the office of the Kwara State Attorney General and Commissioner for justice,...

Offa robbery: Police allegation cheap blackmail – Kwara Attorney General

The Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice in Kwara State, Alhaji Kamaldeen Ajibade, SAN, has described allegations by the Nigeria Police that the state was deliberately stalling the prosecution of suspects arrested over the April 5, 2018, deadly robbery in Offa,...

Offa robbery: Police operatives grill Saraki

  Keeps appointment at National Assembly Investigators from the office of the Inspector-General of Police (IGP), yesterday in Abuja, grilled the President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, over his alleged role in the Offa robbery attack.     The interrogation came 48...

Offa bank robbery: Police threaten to arrest Saraki

We didn’t lay siege to home, Ekweremadu’s The Nigeria Police Force headquarters in Abuja has threatened to arrest Senate President Bukola Saraki if he fails to honor the invitation to him to report to the head of the investigation team at the Intelligence Response Team...

Offa robbery : Buhari says Saraki must not step down

The Spokesman of the  People Democratic Party (PDP) Sulieman Buhari has cautioned that Senate President, Bukola Saraki should not step down till investigation in the Offa Bank robbery is concluded.  Also in agreement with Buhari is the All  Progressives Congress, APC spokesman in...

Offa bank robbery: Saraki must face panel – Police 

The Police Force Headquarters in Abuja has said that the President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, is still under investigation in connection with the Offa bank robbery. The police said this after a recent disclosure and confessional statement by some of the suspects arrested for...
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