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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 ...

Ibru has right to challenge removal –Court

A Federal High Court in Lagos on Tuesday dismissed the preliminary objection by the Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, Mr. Lamido Sanusi and ...

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