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Ensure speedy trial of cases, Nasarawa CJ tells lawyers

The Nigeria Bar Association, Nasarawa State chapter has been charged to cooperate with the bench so as to ensure speedy trial of cases in the state. The state ...

Nollywood actor killed by stray bullets in Delta

Clems Onyeka, a Nollywood actor was killed in Asaba, the Delta State capital, on Tuesday when policemen engaged some robbers in a shootout in the ...

Gay man rapes 13-yr-old boy in Ondo

A 'gay' 35-year-old man, Ilesanmi Omojuyigbe, has been arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a 13-year-old boy, Babatunde Adebayo, at Iju area of Ondo State.It was ...

Gunmen kill 27 in Plateau community

The Chairman of Riyom Local Government in Plateau, Mrs Josephine Piyo, has said that 27 people died in an attack by gunmen on Bachi District ...

Gunmen kill 27 in Plateau community

The Chairman of Riyom Local Government in Plateau, Mrs Josephine Piyo, has said that 27 people died in an attack by gunmen on Bachi District ...

Police officer, 4 others gang-rape 17-year-old girl in Kano

A police officer attached to the Executive Chairman of Kabo Local Government Council of Kano State and four others have been arrested for allegedly gang-raping ...

Man rapes 9-yr-old in Jigawa

The operatives of Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps, NSCDC, have arrested one Zakari Imam, 41, for allegedly defiling a nine-year-old girl (names withheld) at ...

NYSC boss’ son allegedly shot by hired SSS operatives

Preye, who is said to be the son of the Chairman of the Governing Board, National Youth Service Corps, Chief Gordon Bozimo, has been allegedly ...

Man stabs mother to death in Enugu

Enugu State police command has arrested a middle-aged man for allegedly stabbing his mother to death.The incident took place while the woman was sleeping in ...

Ondo Monarch Arrested For Second Time Over Alleged Fraud

A traditional ruler in Odigbo Local Government Area of Ondo State was arrested by detectives from State Police Commant over an alleged N16 million fraud ... Full story

Three Women Arrested For Fighting Over A Man In Broad Daylight

Three women were arrested for allegedly fighting over a man in broad daylight Lagos, western Nigeria.Joy Morkoha, 37, Blessing Ugboh, 26 and Tina Osakwe, 25 ... Full story

Eight Policemen Killed in Jigawa; Sharia Court, Bank Razed Down

It was horror in Jigawa state yesterday when over 200 Terrorists invaded Gwaram local government area of the state, killing about eight 8 policemen, destroying ... Full story

Talal Ahmed Roda, Lebanese in Nigeria gets life sentence

Talal Ahmed Roda, one of the three Lebanese prosecuted by the Federal Government in connection with the armoury discovered in Kano, was on Friday jailed ... Full story

Suspected Islamist extremists dressed as soldiers kill 4 in Nigeria

Suspected Islamist extremists dressed as soldiers opened fire on residents of a town in northeastern Nigeria on Wednesday after luring them out of their homes, ... Full story

Director of Camp David Schools Arrested Over Dud Cheque

The Director of Camp David Schools, Ogba, Lagos, southwest Nigeria, has been charged before an Ikeja Magistrate’s Court for allegedly issuing a N.9 million dud ... Full story

55 Year Old Headmaster Arraigned For Inserting Finger In 8-Yr-Old Pupil’s Private Parts

The Bayelsa State Police Command has arraigned a 55-year-old headmaster of a private nursery and primary school in Akaba community, Yenagoa Local Government, Bayelsa State, ... Full story

Masquerade shoots Alfa dead during festival at Abeokuta

An “egungun’’ festival in Ijaiye-Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital ended on a tragic note as a masquerade allegedly shot and killed a Muslim cleric. A ... Full story

UNILAG student jailed for defrauding an American lady

For allegedly defrauding an American lady, Kathy Lunsford through the internet under the pretext of marriage, a University of Lagos student, Michael Opaleye has been ... Full story

Husband sets wife on fire for accepting wine from another man at party

  Love is said to be the fire of life that neither consumes nor purifies; but for 35-year-old Janeth Odehgbe, hers was a different case as ... Full story

Suspected Cultists Kill Uniben Final Year Student

  This is so pathetic, to send a child to school and for him to be shot dead 20 days before graduation. May God help parents ... Full story

SSS makes arrests, hunts masterminds behind the leakage of the data of its personnel

The State Security Service has begun hunting for those behind the leakage of the data of its personnel on the Internet. Investigations on Tuesday showed that ... Full story

Police officer arrested for killing driver in Bayelsa State

The Bayelsa State Police Command on Monday evening confirmed the arrest of a police officer attached to MOPOL 30 Squadron in connection with the killing ... Full story

Chinedu Ezeona, Fake US Embassy worker arrested for defrauding people

A suspected fake United States of America (USA) Embassy worker who has been allegedly defrauding people through visa racketeering is now in police net. Chinedu Ezeona ... Full story

Man surrenders to police 8 months after kidnapping, burying prophetess alive

A 27-year-old man, who allegedly took part in the kidnap of a prophetess after which the woman was buried alive in his compound, has surrendered ... Full story

Lagos State Female teacher accused of defiling three-year-old pupil

Detectives attached to the State Criminal Investigation Department, Yaba, Lagos, are currently investigating a teacher, Patience Orunma, for allegedly defiling a three-year-old pupil at a ... Full story

Two Islamic Clerics Arrested Over Alleged Money rituals

The Special Fraud Unit of the Nigeria Police has arrested two Islamic clerics, Fatai Bamidele and Lateef Ahmed, for allegedly obtaining N30m from Lawal Sulaiman, ... Full story

Nigerian facing death sentence in Malaysia for drug trafficking

An Australian nurse and a Nigerian man face the possibility of death by hanging after a Malaysian court in Kuala Lumpur on Tuesday charged them ... Full story

Nigerian Army Provides Churches And Mosques Anti-Bombing Devices

Nigerian Army, Thursday, unveiled and presented vehicle stoppers to some Churches and Mosques, as part of its corporate social responsibility in curtailing the spate of ... Full story

President Goodluck Jonathan vows to clamp down on oil thieves

President Goodluck Jonathan on Monday said that his administration would do everything legally possible to clamp down on crude oil thieves, pirates and other criminals ... Full story

Samuel Owoyele, Ex-bank manager jailed for fraud

Justice Dije Aboki of Kano High Court, has sentenced Mr. Samuel Owoyele, a former manager with the United Bank of Africa Plc, who was prosecuted ... Full story

70-year-old man and son charged with killing 68-year-old professor

A 70-year-old man, Jimoh Ayeni, on Thursday appeared before an Ado-Ekiti Chief Magistrate’s Court for the alleged murder of a professor.   Ayeni of Ose-Egbeda Camp in ... Full story

Two Sisters Arraigned For Beating Up Father Over N45K Debt

Two sisters, Halisa Junaidu, 28, and Aina’u Junaidu, 26, of Tudun-Wada quarters, Katsina, were on Friday arraigned before a Shari’ah Court in the state for ... Full story

Mastermind In Police HQ Bombing Arrested; US Tags Boko Haram Leaders “Terrorists”!

Reports reaching us confirm that the United States has finally put a tag of “Foreign Terrosists” on three Boko Haram leaders. These are Abubakar Shekau, ... Full story

Nathaniel Udama Adu, 26 Yr Old Nigerian Kills 19 Year Old Ghanaian Lover

A TWENTY-six-year-old unemployed Nigerian, Nathaniel Udama Adu, is in the grips of the Mile 7 Police in connection with the murder of a 19-year-old SHS ... Full story

Fake Lawyer Who Buys Snatched Vehicles From Robbers Arrested

Oh, so this man is not lawyer? You that appeared with me at the High Court taking pleas and repeatedly asking for adjournment for your ... Full story

Deji Oloyede, Osun State Middle Aged Man Machetes Two Brothers To Death

A middle-age man, Deji Oloyede, yesterday, in Ipetumodu, headquarters of Ife North Local Government Area of Osun State, allegedly went berserk and macheted two brothers ... Full story

$3m bribery: Femi Otedola submits video, audio evidence to IGP

Oil magnate, Femi Otedola, yesterday, stoked his charge against embattled Rep. Farouk Lawan, by handing over to the police, audio and video evidence of how ... Full story

$3m Bribery Scandal: Femi Otedola Confirms Bribe Given To Lawmakers

The full details of the $3 million bribery scandal involving members of the House of Representatives Ad-hoc Committee on the Fuel Subsidy probe were revealed ... Full story

Calabar High Court sentences 17 year told to death by hanging

Justice Tambe Ebuta of the Calabar High Court on Friday, sentenced a 17-year-old boy to death by hanging.Justice Ebuta found the accused, Solomon Ezukwa, guilty ... Full story

Peter Ogar, 26 yr old Cook Steals Employer’s $50,000

The police at Ikoyi Police Division, Eti-Osa, Lagos, Southwest Nigeria, have arraigned a steward, Peter Ogar, 26, and his younger sister, Angela Ogar, ... Full story

Attempted Murder Of Alex Ibru: Al-Mustapha, Others Cleared

After  about  12  years  of  incarceration  and  legal  tussle, Justice Muftau Olokoba of  Lagos High Court, Tafawa Balewa Square (TBS), yesterday acquitted and discharged  Major ...

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