Woman Sells Stolen Baby To Pastor For N900k In Edo State

The woman after her arrest The owner of an illegal orphanage, Godswill Ophanage, at Ekpan, Warri, Delta State identified as Juliet Phillips, has been arrested for allegedly stealing and selling a 2-year-old boy to a pastor in Edo State. According to a report by Dailypost, Juliet was arrested alongside her mother and one Collins Ogbor … Continue reading Woman Sells Stolen Baby To Pastor For N900k In Edo State

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Sisters Caught Attempting To Smuggle Drugs Into Kuje Prison

Officers of the Kuje Medium Security Prison in the Federal Capital Territory have arrested two sisters for attempting to smuggle substances suspected to be cannabis and Tramadol into the prison premises. The prime suspect, identified as Miss Blessing Chinwuba, allegedly concealed the prohibited items in a carton of neatly packed noodles, which she wanted to … Continue reading Sisters Caught Attempting To Smuggle Drugs Into Kuje Prison

Florida Man Arrested For Assaulting McDonald’s Employee Over Not Getting A Straw

A Florida man spent New Year’s day in a jail cell after police say he attacked a McDonald’s employee for not giving him a straw. Yasmine James was behind the counter of the McDonald’s on 34th Street South, when 41-year-old Daniel Taylor forcefully grabbed her and pulled her up onto the counter and James defended … Continue reading Florida Man Arrested For Assaulting McDonald’s Employee Over Not Getting A Straw

EFCC Secures The Conviction Of Three Yahoo Boys

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, arraigned and secured the convictions of three Internet fraudsters, fondly referred to as “yahoo-yahoo boys”, on December 18, 2018. The boys; Emeka Anyanechi Ekene, 27; Anthony Oghuma, 26, and Onokebhagbe Okouromi Franklin, 25 were brought before Justice D.Z. Senchi of a Federal Capital Territory, FCT High Court, Jabi, … Continue reading EFCC Secures The Conviction Of Three Yahoo Boys

Man Defiles His 14-Year-Old Daughter In Lagos

A man known as Johnson Okon, aged 58, has been accused of defiling his 14-year-old daughter. Edgal Imohimi, Lagos State Commissioner of Police, stated this on Tuesday, at a press conference highlighting the activities of the command. According to Imohimi, aside the father, a security guard and commercial motorcyclist, also defiled the minor. She reported … Continue reading Man Defiles His 14-Year-Old Daughter In Lagos

Man bags eight months in prison for stealing cellphones

An Upper Area Court I, sitting in Kasuwan Nama in Jos on Wednesday, sentenced a 20-year-old businessman, Mohammed Sagir to eight months in prison for stealing two Techno phones, valued at N65, 000. The police charged Sagir with three counts of trespass, shop breaking, mischief and theft The judge, Lawal Suleiman who sentenced Sagir, gave … Continue reading Man bags eight months in prison for stealing cellphones

Christmas market Shooting in Strasbourg leaves 2 dead and 11 critically injured

At least 2 people have died and 11 people are critically injured after shots were fired close to a Christmas market in Strasbourg, France. The shooting incident happened close to a Christmas market in the central square of Strasbourg, Place Kleber. It is not yet clear if there was any link to a terrorist group. … Continue reading Christmas market Shooting in Strasbourg leaves 2 dead and 11 critically injured

233 policemen arrested over corruption charges

Two hundred and thirty-three policemen have been arrested for corruption related offences in the past one year, Commissioner Imohimi Edgal said yesterday. Of the total arrests made, Edgal said 16 were dismissed, 26 demoted, one charged to court and 190 served severe punishments with the offences documented in their service files. He spoke at the … Continue reading 233 policemen arrested over corruption charges

500 policemen deployed to Lagos Island for Crime and Traffic Control

The Lagos State Police Command has deployed additional five hundred policemen to various routes on the Lagos Island with special focus on Apogbon, TBS, Eko Hotels and environs. This was done to boost the number of personnel already at various points in the area. The deployment was necessitated by the following events coming up on … Continue reading 500 policemen deployed to Lagos Island for Crime and Traffic Control

Popular OAP Hanged Herself After Walking Out Of Studio During Her Show

A BBC radio presenter hanged herself at home just hours after she unexpectedly walked out of a studio midway through her drivetime show, an inquest heard. Vicki Archer, 41, had told colleagues at BBC Radio Shropshire that she needed “a break” and was feeling “upset”. The hearing was told that the divorced mum-of-three suffered from … Continue reading Popular OAP Hanged Herself After Walking Out Of Studio During Her Show

Cemetery Attendant Caught With Human Parts In Lagos

The Lagos State Police Command has arrested a cemetery attendant and four others over possession of human skull. Mr Lawal Shehu, Assistant Inspector-General of Police ( (AIG) in charge of Lagos and Ogun states, told NAN that the suspects were arrested with dried human jaw and dried human scalp on Monday. “On Dec. 3, 2018, … Continue reading Cemetery Attendant Caught With Human Parts In Lagos

Fake First Lady Arrested in presidential villa

A woman who used various false identities to gain access to Nigeria's presidential complex to allegedly run business scams has been arrested. The secret service said Amina Mohammed initially posed as Kogi state's first lady to gain entry to the presidential villa in the capital, Abuja. She then allegedly invited people to the villa making … Continue reading Fake First Lady Arrested in presidential villa

I wanted to become a billionaire via money ritual

A 20-year-old 300-level Political Science student of the Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Anambra State, has revealed that went to a herbalist because he wanted charms which would make him become a billionaire. Nnachata was arrested alongside 4 others suspects in Ogun State. They are: Kabiru Badmos, Nurudeen Shodaolu, Olarewaju Jimoh (a cemetery guard) and Mayewunmi … Continue reading I wanted to become a billionaire via money ritual

3 brothers arrested for kidnapping their church member’s daughter in Ondo State

Three brothers Joy Ramond, 19, Peace Ramond, 24, and Ayomide Ramond, 16, as well as their suspected accomplice, Akinseye Oluwayomi, 18, have been arrested for kidnaping the 6-year-old daughter of their Church member. The members of Jehovah Witness Church, Oba-Ile in Akure, Ondo State, were arrested after one Afolabi Oladapo reported the matter on Nov. … Continue reading 3 brothers arrested for kidnapping their church member’s daughter in Ondo State

Court Remands Herdsman For Allegedly Killing His Brother

An Ilorin Magistrates’ Court, on Friday ordered that a herdsman, Sule Sheu, be remanded in Federal Medium Security Prison, for allegedly killing his brother, Sule Mohammed. Magistrate Folake Olokoyo, gave the order as the accused’s plea could not be taken after he was charged with culpable homicide. Olokoyo adjourned the case until December 3, for … Continue reading Court Remands Herdsman For Allegedly Killing His Brother

Ex President Goodluck Jonathan’s book pirated 48 hours after launch

former President Goodluck's book, ''My Transition Hours'' In less than 48 hours after launch, has been hijacked by pirates who are currently circulating its Portable Document Format (PDF) copies on social media. The soft copies of the book personally advertised by Jonathan on his Twitter handle with two different cover prices, N10,500 (hardback) and N5,000 … Continue reading Ex President Goodluck Jonathan’s book pirated 48 hours after launch

police officer injured as an active shooter opened fire inside a Chicago hospital

An undisclosed number of people have been wounded, including a police officer, after an 'active shooter' attack at a Chicago hospital. Reports says, the Chicago police officer was critically injured after gunfire broke out at Mercy Hospital, located in the city's South Side, around 3.20pm on Monday. Police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi said the officer is … Continue reading police officer injured as an active shooter opened fire inside a Chicago hospital

Three died, 8 injured, 75 arrested as birthday bash turns bloody

Three persons were killed and eight injured following the violence that erupted at a birthday party in Lushi, an area near Yelwa, Bauchi State, on Sunday night. Seventy-five persons were also arrested in connection with the incident. The Police Public Relations Officer, Kamal Datti Abubakar, confirmed this to newsmen. Abubakar said problem started after a … Continue reading Three died, 8 injured, 75 arrested as birthday bash turns bloody

Woman Busted After Faking Deaths Of Family Members To Claim Money From Group.

Members of the Kutlwano Youth Club, South Africa, claimed the member had even been faking death certificates. Each members is allowed cover for 10 family members and pays R200 (over N5,000) a month for this. When a family member dies the society pays out R7 000 (over N180,000) for the burial. Members are also allowed … Continue reading Woman Busted After Faking Deaths Of Family Members To Claim Money From Group.

Lady Appreciates God After Escaping From Ritualist In Delta (Photos)

A young lady named Sophia Emmanuel, has taken to her Facebook page to testify of God’s mercies after she escaped from a ritualist den yesterday November 13th. Read what she wrote below ”You won’t believe what happened to me today God had saved me from the hands of rituals in Otokutu town I went for … Continue reading Lady Appreciates God After Escaping From Ritualist In Delta (Photos)

Federal high court orders Interim forfeiture of N397m over Pension Fraud

Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu of a Federal High Court, Abuja, has ordered the interim forfeiture to the Federal Government the sum of N357,206,311.15, $91,955.38 (N33,411, 987.32) and £15,050 (N7,040,841.5) stashed in two commercial banks, and which are believed to be proceeds of pension fraud. The judge had on October 26, 2018 issued the order of interim … Continue reading Federal high court orders Interim forfeiture of N397m over Pension Fraud

Vandal Found Dead Inside NNPC Pipeline In Ogun state.

A 45-year-old suspected vandal identified as Musa Oladipupo, was, on Sunday, 11th November, 2018, found dead inside an NNPC’s Petroleum Motor Spirit, PMS, pipeline at Ghana Axis, Ogijo, Ogun State. According to a statement issued by the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, P.R.O, Dyke Ogbonnnaya, the command had made immediate report to the … Continue reading Vandal Found Dead Inside NNPC Pipeline In Ogun state.

Tension As Suspected Herdsmen Kidnap Four Reverend Fathers In Delta

Some suspected herdsmen have reportedly attacked four reverend fathers, whisking them away to the unknown in Delta state. According to a report by Vanguard, suspected herdsmen have kidnapped four Reverend Fathers in Abraka axis, Ethiope East local government area. One of those whisked away by the kidnappers is Reverend Father Emmanuel Obadjere. It was gathered … Continue reading Tension As Suspected Herdsmen Kidnap Four Reverend Fathers In Delta

Man Parks His Car On Third Mainland Bridge In Lagos, Jumps Into Lagoon (Photos)

An incident occurred this morning in Lagos after a man parked his vehicle on third mainland bridge and jumped into the water. According to reports, local divers are currently searching for the body of the jumper in the lagoon. It was gathered that the unidentified man parked the vehicle which he was driving, and which … Continue reading Man Parks His Car On Third Mainland Bridge In Lagos, Jumps Into Lagoon (Photos)

Shiite Muslims Arrested With Petrol Bombs, Hard Drugs (Photos)

The police has reportedly arrested hundreds of members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) otherwise known as Shiite Muslims who clashed with security operatives in Abuja earlier today. According to reports, the suspects were arrested with petrol bombs and illicit drugs after the heated clash in Wuse district in the Federal Capital Territory. The … Continue reading Shiite Muslims Arrested With Petrol Bombs, Hard Drugs (Photos)

Former Lagos speaker, 49 others arrested for allegedly killing policeman

The police have arrested a former Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Mr Joko Pelumi, and 49 others over alleged attack and killing of a police officer attached to the anti-cultism unit. Commissioner of Police in Lagos State, Imohimi Edgal, told newsmen in Ikeja that the former speaker, along with others, attacked and … Continue reading Former Lagos speaker, 49 others arrested for allegedly killing policeman

32 suspects arrested in renewed riots in Kaduna State – Police

The Nigeria Police have announced the arrest of 32 suspects believed to be involved in the ongoing violence in parts of the state. Senior Special Assistant to the Governor on Media and Publicity, Mr. Samuel Aruwan, said in a statement in Kaduna that the number of arrested persons over the renewed disturbances was given by … Continue reading 32 suspects arrested in renewed riots in Kaduna State – Police

Police declare 8 people wanted in connection with the disappearance of Major General Idris Alkali

The Plateau state police command has declared eight people wanted in connection with the missing Major General Idris Alkali - a retired former Chief of Administration at Army headquarters. These suspects are said to be the masterminds of the disappearance and its execution. A statement released by the police PRO, DSP Tyopev Tarneer, individually described … Continue reading Police declare 8 people wanted in connection with the disappearance of Major General Idris Alkali

Xenophobia: Nigerian-owned Shops Set Ablaze In Renewed Xenophobia Attack in South Africa

Nigerians have lost more than nine shops in new xenophobia attack to arsonists in Hillbrow, central Johannesburg. The Publicity Secretary of the Nigerian Union in South Africa, Mr Habib Miller, told the News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, on the telephone from Pretoria on Monday that South Africans allegedly committed the act. Miller said that the … Continue reading Xenophobia: Nigerian-owned Shops Set Ablaze In Renewed Xenophobia Attack in South Africa