How local entrepreneurial ingenuity revolutionized Tile manufacturing in Nigeria

The demands for tiles are increasing by the day to the extent that it has become an integral part of the real estate sector in the country. The much welcomed part of the development is that the country is no longer 100 percent dependent on its tile consumption on imports and the product is currently manufactured locally. Equally heartwarming is the fact that the sectorial growth is brought about by the entrepreneurial ingenuity and boldness of some Nigerians to go into local production of tiles irrespective of the influx of…

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Ukatu Afamefuna Mallinson Sues NDLEA, Demands ₦200m

A businessman, Ukatu Afamefuna  Mallinson, has filed a fundamental rights suit asking the Federal High Court sitting in Lagos to order the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) to release him “forthwith” and “unconditionally” or upon such terms as the court may deem fit. Ukatu is the Managing Director of Mallinson & Partners Ltd, whom the NDLEA alleged imported two containers containing 1,284 cartons of Tramadol worth N22billion in 2019 and also claimed was behind a N3 billion shipment of Tramadol linked to the disgraced police chief, Abba Kyari. But Ukatu,…

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More Trouble For Abba Kyari As NDLEA Marks His Borno Property

NDLEA has marked DCP Abba Kyari mansions and shopping plazas for seizure. This is coming after they caught Ukatu Emmanuel a billionaire drug was arrested linked with Abba kyari… Kyari, who hails from Borno, has been in detention since February when he was arrested alongside six others over alleged drug trafficking. On Monday, NDLEA announced the arrest of a suspected billionaire drug baron, Chief Afam Mallinson Emmanuel Ukatu, allegedly behind the N3bn tramadol deal involving Kyari. According to spokesman for the agency, Femi Babafemi, Ukatu was nabbed in Abuja that after months…

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NDLEA arrests drug baron behind N3billion Tramadol linked to Abba Kyari’s team

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency has arrested a suspected drug baron, Afam Emmanuel Ukatu, said to be behind the N3billion Tramadol deal involving the embattled suspended Deputy Commissioner of Police, Abba Kyari-led Intelligence Response Team. Aside from the N3 billion tramadol deal, the suspect is said to be operating 103 bank accounts, most of which are used to launder money. The NDLEA spokesperson, Femi Babafemi, disclosed this in a statement on Monday, titled, ‘NDLEA arrests drug baron behind N3billion Tramadol linked to Abba Kyaris team’. Babafemi said the suspect…

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Abba Kyari’s wife slumps in court (video)

The wife of the suspended Deputy Commissioner of Police, Abba Kyari, on Monday, slumped at the Federal High Court in Abuja. Ramatu Yakubu Kyari slumped and fell on the floor while men of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency were leading Kyari and others away from the court premises. After she slumped, she was quickly carried and rushed inside one of the offices of the court by NDLEA officials and lawyers for medical attention. The development followed the deferment of ruling on Kyari’s bail application by the presiding judge, Justice Emeka…

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#AbbaKyari :25kg Cocaine Prob, We’ve No Reason To Shield Anyone – NDLEA

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, has said that it has no reason to shield anyone who may be indicted in the course of the ongoing investigation of a 25kg cocaine deal involving a gang headed by DCP Abba Kyari. The Agency in a statement on Wednesday 16th February 2022 said it remains committed to evidence based investigation and its resolve cannot be weakened by any misrepresentation of facts. To correct some inaccuracies in the information in the public space that NDLEA officers at the Enugu airport were the…

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