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Jail Department Of State Services, DG - Abdul-Ganiy Ibrahim

A human rights lawyer, Ahmed Adetola-Kazeem, said he has commenced contempt proceedings against the Director General of the Department of State Services, Lawal Daura, over ... Full story

Horrific! Teenager Gang Raped, Eyes Gouged Out By Own Sister In A Ritual (Photos)

A 16 year old girl was raped by a group of men and then had her eyes gouged out, all as part of a terrifying ... Full story

Albino Foundation Requests Immediate Probe Into Death Of Member

The Albino Foundation in Lagos has demanded that an Immediate Investigator be launched into the suspicious death of a Member, 23-year-old albino, Ugochukwu Ugogbua. Ugochukwu Ugogbua, ... Full story

Student, 23, Dies After Visiting Sister’s Husband

A 23-year-old lady, identified only as Oluwakemi, was found on Sunday foaming in the mouth, after which she died in a hospital. PUNCH Metro learnt that ... Full story

Muhammdu Buhari Seeks Fearless And Courageous Judges To Prosecute Looters

President Muhammadu Buhari has commenced the process of identifying a few fearless and courageous judges who will be saddled with the responsibility of prosecuting persons ... Full story

Notorious One Chance Robbery Gang Paraded By Police

The Nigerian Police Force in Abuja has arrested and paraded a notorious 'one-chance' robbery gang. Below is an official press release by the Nigerian Police Force ... Full story

Man In Court For Sucking Private Part Of 9 Year Old Boy In Lagos

A 30-year-old man identified as Emeji Christopher who allegedly sucked the private part of a 9-year-old boy was on Wednesday arraigned before a Lagos Chief ... Full story

Nigerian Car Dealer Based In Dubai Stranded In Prison

An accused person, standing trial before a court of law, enjoys the privilege of being assumed innocent until the prosecution is able to prove that ... Full story

Nigerian Customs Impound N31m Smuggled Poultry

The Western Marine Command of the Nigeria Customs Service has announced its latest seizure of 3,221 cartons of smuggled poultry worth N19.326m. This brings the total ... Full story

Banks Chronic Debtors Properties To Be Sold

Some of the Money Deposit Banks in the country have compiled for sale the lists of houses, hotels, filling stations, schools, among other property used ... Full story

Police Arraign Lecturer, Afeez Baruwa, For Raping Admission Seeker

The police on Thursday arraigned a part-time lecturer, Afeez Baruwa, for allegedly raping an 18-year-old admission seeker. PUNCH Metro had reported on Thursday that Baruwa took ... Full story

Nigerian Customs Destroy 20 Cartons Of Imported Frozen Poultry Products

The Nigeria Customs Service in Oyo and Osun state has generated a whooping sum of N5, 898,773,058.56 within the last four months, the Customs Area ... Full story

Private Contractor Drags Federal Government To Court Over Cooking Stoves

A company contracted to supply almost a million units of cooking stoves has dragged the FG to court to obtain it's payment.  Reports reaching us say ... Full story

Oil Theft Was A Major Blow During My Tenure - Olusegun Obasanjo

Obasanjo stated that in his bid to effectively tackle vandalism, he ensured that he institutionalized the NSCDC through an Act of Parliament.  Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo ... Full story

Paul Orhii: I Was Not Arrested By EFCC

Contrary to reports, the DG of NAFDAC has said that he was never arrested by the ani-graft agency, EFCC The Benue State born Director-General of the ... Full story

GEJ Fought Me Over N1.9tn Subsidy Funds - Rotimi Amaechi

Former Governor of Rivers State, Rotimi Amaechi, has said his refusal to support ex-President Goodluck Jonathan’s bid to secure the support of governors for an ... Full story

Turai Yar’adua Begs Obasanjo For Help

Following the moves of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) against daughter of ex-president Umaru Yar’Adua, former First Lady, Turai, visited ex-president Olusegun Obasanjo. Businessman ... Full story

EFCC Invites Judge, Folahanmi Oloyede Who Accused Rauf Aregbesola Of Fraud

THERE were indications in Osogbo on Sunday that Justice Folahanmi Oloyede, who recently accused Governor Rauf Aregbesola of graft, had been invited to the Abuja ... Full story

Ex Minister For Niger Delta, 2 Accountants Interrogated Over Missing N1.5bn

There is a serious investigation currently being held on how N1.5 billion was withdrawn from the account of the Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs.  Reliable reports ... Full story

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

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

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

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

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

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