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Police Nabs Herbalist For Fraud

The Ondo State Police Command has arrested an herbalist, Lanre Ologunagba, for allegedly defrauding two of his customers of N1.2m in Akure, the state capital. Parading ... Full story

Former NIMASA DG, Akpobolokemi Probed By EFCC

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Thursday quizzed a former Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, Patrick Akpobolokemi, for some alleged ...

APC Not Behind EFCC Investigating Of Toyin Saraki - John Odigie-Oyegun

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, on Wednesday distanced the party from Mrs Toyin Saraki’s travails. Odigie-Oyegun told newsmen in ... Full story

Revealed How 16 Year Old Killed My Son - Jamiu Hassan

According to the father of the poor boy, Jamiu, who looked sorrowful, he went to work on Sunday and had not come back home when ...

$13.7b Billion Worth Of Oil Stolen Under NNPC

The Executive Secretary of the Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative, Hajiya Zainab Shamsuna-Ahmed, on Wednesday said between 2009 and 2012, about 160 million barrels of ...

Lamido Sanusi II Worried GEJ's Minister Allegedly Stole $6 Billlion

Worried by the recent Edo State Governor, Adams Oshiomhole’s revelation that an ex-minister, who served under former President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan’s administration allegedly stole a ...

List Of Officials Who Allegedly Connived With Toyin Saraki To Defraud Kwara State

Despite the heavy pressure being mounted by powerful Nigerians, the EFCC went ahead to interrogate Toyin Saraki on Tuesday,28th July, 2015.  Mrs. Toyin Saraki, wife to ... Full story

EFCC Grills Toyin Saraki For 6 Hours

Wife of the Senate President, Mrs. Toyin Saraki, visited the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission’s office in Abuja on Tuesday with a plethora of supporters ...

Muhammadu Buhari Plans To Name Oil Thieves

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has assured Nigerians that his administration is close to ending the sharp practices in the oil and gas sector. The perpetrators will ...

Senators Nervous Over Police Probing

Senators were yesterday jittery over the backlash of the ongoing police probe of the forgery of the Senate Standing Orders 2015. There were fears that the ...

Passenger Arrested For Stealing $1,400 At Airport

The police at the Murtala Muhammed Airport, Lagos, yesterday, arrested a man for stealing $1,400 from a female passenger on an Air France flight. The airport ... Full story

EFCC Suspect Slump Dies During Eid Prayers In Kirikiri Prison

A businessman and foreign exchange dealer, Suleiman Yerima, remanded in Kirikiri prison custody following an on-going trial by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has ...

Police Nabs Mechanic For Selling Customer’s Vehicle

The police have arrested a 30-year-old mechanic, Tunde Yahaya, for allegedly selling a car given to him for repairs by a customer, Adeniyi Adeosun. PUNCH Metro ... Full story

Police Stray Bullet Kills Innocent Man, 33

Policemen who trailed some suspected robbers to their alleged hideout in Ilaje community, in the Ilaje-Ajah area of Lagos State on Monday caused confusion after ... Full story

Emmanuel Abimbola Cole, Others Defraud Newly Married Couple Of Rent

The police in Lagos have arrested a security guard of a building on Emmanuel Abimbola Cole, in the Lekki Phase 1 area of Lagos, Sunday ... Full story

My Wife Sleeps With My Brother - Ojo Owoeye

A middle-aged timber contractor, Ojo Owoeye, who is a defendant in a divorce suit filed by his wife, Mrs. Bola Owoeye, at the Akoko Customary ... Full story

I Drug, Rape, Rob S3x Workers - Ifeanyi Chizoba

Lagos State Police Command has arrested a suspected member of a two-man robbery gang, who specialise in drugging victims before dispossessing them of cash and ... Full story

Driver, Dominic Akpan Knocks Out Babymama's Teeth

A Lagos driver, Dominic Akpan, has knocked out two teeth from his ‘babymama‘s mouth during a violent attack. According to Nigerian actress, Tana Adelana who shared ... Full story

Boy, 19, Murdered In Kaduna Boarding School Hostel

A nineteen year-old student of Government Technical College Malali, Kaduna State, Mohammed Sani, has been stabbed to death in the school hostel. According to father of ... Full story

Kidnappers Abduct Civil Servant, Ebenezer Oluwadamilare

Some suspected kidnappers have abducted a Lagos State civil servant, Ebenezer Oluwadamilare, in his house in Ogun State. PUNCH Metro learnt from family sources that the ... Full story

Teacher Disfigures Pupil’s Bum With 100 Lashes Of Cane (Graphic Image)

A man named Bassey James, shared this disheartening photo of a pupil, Ebikabowei Daniel, brutally beaten by his teacher in school. His crime? He reportedly fought with ... Full story

Area Boys In Court For Fighting Government Officials

Five hoodlums, popularly called area boys, who confronted security personnel working with the Lagos State Government during a raid of roadside traders in Ajah, have ... Full story

Nigerian Defence Academy Forcifully Drowned And Killed My Son - Hon. Danladi Angulu Kwasu

Hon. Danladi Angulu Kwasu, a retired Wing Commander, with the Nigeria Air Force, at a Press Conference in Kaduna yesterday accused the Nigerian Defence Academy, ... Full story

7 Year Old Girl Narrates How Her Mum Was Kidnapped In Lagos

Seven years old Olumide Basorun has cried out to Lagos, Ogun and federal governments to assist her locate her mother, who was kidnapped last Tuesday ... Full story

My Father Defiled Me And My Mother - Blessing Yahaya

Blessing Yahaya is a young girl who is gradually becoming a strong voice for the female gender despite the events that defined her birth and ... Full story

5 To Appear In Court For Killing DPO

The Oyo State Ministry of Justice has recommended that five of the 32 suspects arrested in the killing of Ike Nwogu should be tried by ... Full story

Indian Sentenced To 20 Months For S3x With Minor

An Indian national in Singapore was on Tuesday sentenced to 20 months' imprisonment for having sex with a minor, a media report said. Dere Sachin Pravin, ... Full story

Police Arrest 30 Suspected Cultists, 20 Kidnappers In Edo

The Edo State Police Command said it had arrested about 30 suspected cultists and 20 kidnappers engaged in cult activities and the abduction of prominent ... Full story

Gunmen Attack Expatriate, Injure 5 Construction Workers

There was confusion in the Banku area of Ogun State, at the Warewa end of the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway when gunmen attacked an expatriate and some ... Full story

NDLEA Destroys 116 Million Hectares Of Cannabis Farms

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency has said that at least, 20 persons have been convicted for trafficking illicit drugs in the last one year. The ... Full story

Man Cuts Off Daughter’s Finger For Stealing His Money

Men of the Plateau State Police Command have arrested a 40-year-old man for cutting off his daughter’s finger on allegation that she stole his money. The ... Full story

Lance Corporal Adegoke: I Deserted From The Army To Become An Armed Robber

Lance Corporal Adegoke, an army deserter, has been arrested in Benin, the Edo state capital, for armed robbery. According to PM News, the man used to ... Full story

Ibrahim Idris, 40, To Die By Hanging For Killing 6 Year Old Girl

Bauchi State High Court yesterday sentenced to death by hanging Ibrahim Idris, 40, for killing a six-year-old girl after failing in his attempt to rape ... Full story

Chef, John Akpan, Arraigned For Removing Policeman’s Tooth

The police have arraigned a 36-year-old chef, John Akpan, for allegedly removing a policeman’s upper tooth with a headbutt. The incident occured during an argument between ... Full story

Court Sentences Man To Jail For 3 Years For Duping 81 Year Old Woman

Justice Lateef Lawal-Akapo of the Lagos State High Court in Ikeja yesterday convicted and sentenced one Emmanuel Osita (a.k.a Chuks) to three years imprisonment for ... Full story

Gospel Artist, 2 Others Murders Customs Officer’s Son

Operatives of the Homicide sections of Force Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department, FCIID, Alagbon, Lagos, is currently investigating the alleged kidnap and murder of the ... Full story

Graduate Found Dead After Recovering From Mental Illness

The corpse of a 28-year-old graduate, known as, who lived with his father on Omosebi Olugbo Street was found in an abandoned well in their ... Full story

We Have Well Trained Officers On Child Welfare - Emmanuel Ojukwu

Saturday PUNCH took up the Force Public Relations Officer, Mr. Emmanuel Ojukwu, on the different allegations against men of the force, and he said many ... Full story

Solomon Arase Sets Up Committee On Police Promotion

The Inspector-General of Police, Solomon Arase, has constituted a high-powered committee to screen all junior police officers who have obtained higher educational qualifications for promotion ... Full story

Corps Member Raped To Death By 51 Year Old

A prosecutor of the Kwara State Police Command, Mr. Matthew Ologbon, has informed an Ilorin Magistrate’s Court, presided over by Mr. K.A.Yahyah, that a female ... Full story

School Proprietor, 70, Allegedly Rapes 8 Year Old Pupil

A 70-year-old school proprietor has been arrested for allegedly raping an eight-year-old pupil in Lagos. The Primary 4 pupil of Brighter Glory School (names withheld) disclosed ... Full story

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