Tag: Crime News

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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

Federal Government Chases Civil Servants Living Above Their Means

FEDERAL Government’s anti-corruption operatives have been sent after ‘super rich’ public officers who have multiple properties and other assets suspected to have been the rewards ... 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 ...

Man Poisons His Baby Just To Get Divorce From Wife (Photo)

A man in Ijoko-Abule, in the Lemode area of Ogun State, has killed his baby through poisoning in a desperate attempt to divorce his wife.  A ... Full story

Gaddafi Son Sentenced To Death Over War Crimes

A court in Libya has sentenced Col Muammar Gaddafi's son, Saif al-Islam, and eight others to death over war crimes linked to the 2011 revolution. More ... Full story

Toddler,18 Months, Disappears During Naming Ceremony

There is tension in Inuosegba community off Akorede Estate in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital, following the discovery of items-severed human wrist, pupils’ bags, uniforms ...

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 ...

Teenager Arrested For Allegedly Murdering 4 Year Old Boy (Graphic Image)

A 16-year-old boy, Tajudeen Azeez, has been arrested by the Lagos state police command for allegedly killing a four-year-old boy in Ijaniki area of the ...

Ezeoma Obioha Arrested On Suspicion Over Carrie Jean Melvin's Murder

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder in the death of a Hollywood production assistant and police say the killing had to do ... 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

3 Arrested For Diverting N40m USAID Drugs

The police in Lagos State have arrested three suspected thieves, who allegedly diverted a container loaded with pharmaceutical drugs, valued at N40m, to the Igando ... Full story

We Go Into Churches Pretending To Be Members And Kidnap Children - Gabriel Ogunsawe

For Gabriel Ogunsawe, engaging in crime seemed the easiest way to come out of his unpleasant situations as he joined a notorious kidnap gang that ... Full story

Policeman Shoots Dead A Taxi Driver Transporting A Sick Passenger To The Hospital

A police corporal, attached to Yankaba Division, Kano, yesterday, shot and killed a taxi driver who was transporting a sick female passenger to the hospital. ... Full story

3 Men Arrested In Connection With Michael Adegbite’s Murder

The Metropolitan Police, Enfield, United Kingdom has arrested three men in connection with the murder of 28 year old Nigerian. Michael Adegbite. The trio of Montel ... Full story

Sambo Dasuki Denies Maltreating Buhari After 1985 Coup

Says he knelt to beg Akande for Buhari as ACN/CPC flagbearer in 2011 Immediate past National Security Adviser, Colonel Sambo Dasuki (retd), has sworn that ... Full story

Michael Adegbite, Nigerian UK-based teaching assistant, stabbed to death over laptop

Nigerian UK-based teaching assistant who campaigned against knife crime is stabbed to death after going to sell laptop to a man he met on Gumtree.  28-year ... Full story

Gospel Musician Dupes London-Based Nigerian Pensioner

A 35-year-old gospel musician, Olalekan Opaleye, has been arrested by policemen attached to the X-Squad of the Lagos State Police Command for allegedly obtaining the ... Full story

Sad As 3 Lagos Policemen Brutalize Pregnant Woman - Photos

Three police officers attached to the Satellite police division in Lagos allegedly brutalized an eight-months pregnant woman, Chika Elekwachi. Daily Sun reports that the policemen allegedly ... Full story

Lesbians Cult: Police Arrests 12 Girls In Lagos - Photos

When a 16-year-old member of the famous Abogun family confessed that she was initiated into cultism and lesbianism by the younger sister of her uncle’s ... Full story

Alhaji Gay, Popular Yahoo Boys Bounty Hunter Murdered - [Graphic Photo]

Razak Adeniyi, known popularly as Alhaji Gay, was known for using the cover of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), to extort money from ...

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

EFCC Loses N860m Theft Case Against Stockbrokerage Firm

A Lagos State High Court in Ikaja has discharged and acquitted one Mr. Ebi Odeigah, who was accused of stealing N860m belonging to the Union ... Full story

Old Soldier Sentenced To Life For Raping, Infecting Stepdaughter With HIV

An Ogun State High Court, sitting in Isabo, Abeokuta, on Thursday sentenced a retired soldier, Alabi Ibrahim, to life imprisonment for raping his 10-year-old stepdaughter ... Full story

APC Leader Shot Dead By Assasins

Suspected assassins yesterday murdered a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Shalewa Daramola, in Amuwo Odofin local government area of Lagos state. The deceased was ...

David Idah Sentenced To Death For Killing Ogun Magistrate

An Ogun State High Court in Abeokuta has sentenced a 26-year-old houseboy, David Idah, to death for the murder of a retired Senior Magistrate, Mrs ... Full story

Nigerian Police To Pay ₦100m Compensation To Family Of Lawyer Who Died In Police Custody

A federal High Court sitting in Lagos, southwest Nigeria, Monday ordered the Nigerian Police to pay the family of a woman lawyer, Patricia Onyeabo, who ... Full story

Woman Slashes Neighbour’s Throat During Feud

The Lagos State Police Command has arrested a woman, Helen Okeke, who allegedly killed her neighbour, identified only as Rose, in the Ikota, Ajah area ... Full story

Boko Haram Releases Gruesome Beheading Video

Boko Haram has set a terrifying new precedent by releasing its first gruesome video of a beheading since it pledged allegiance to ISIS. The video adopts ... 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

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Timaya's Accuser Sheila B Exposed By Fellow Woman

Will the crisis trailing Nigerian singer, Timaya, ever stop? Recently, the lady accusing the singer of rape, Sheila B and a fellow American base lady, ...

No One Can Steal My Joy Timaya's Babymama

Barbara, the babymama of controversial singer, Timaya, seems not to be bothered with the controversies trailing the father of her two children. It is no longer ...

I Can't Attempt To Rape Anyone - Timi Dakolo

Nigerian singer, Timi Dakolo, has joined his voice with others who have kicked against sexual molestation of women in the society. Timi Dakolo, who has thrown ...

Freeze Replies Davido On Celebrities With Fake Wristwatches

An African adage says, ‘a clear conscience fears no accusation’, but this may not have been the case with controversial radio presenter in Lagos, Ifedayo ...

Why Suya Is Sold At Night - Basketmouth

Ace Nigerian comedian, Bright Okpocha better known as Basketmouth, was recently deep in thought and after a while, he bore his mind to his fans. An ...

Department Of Petroleum Resources Closes 22 Fuel Stations For Excessive Profiteering

The Abuja office of the Department of Petroleum Resources has closed 22 filling stations in the Federal Capital Territory and its environs as a result ...

Be Ready For Vincent Enyeama's Exit - Peter Rufai

The newly appointed Super Eagles Coach, Sunday Oliseh, has been advised to find a standby goal keeper that will take over from Vincent Enyeama.  Former Super ... Full story

Cash For Roles Scandal Hits Nollywood

The hitherto lucrative business that was thriving for Nollywood stars in Nigeria is now being threatened by some upcoming actors and actresses, that are desirous ...

Why We Arrested Hanks Anuku, Others - Ghana Police

Last week, news went viral online that Nigerian actor, Hanks Anuku, who now lives in Ghana, was arrested in the neighbouring West African country. They were ...

I Hardly Have Time To Enjoy Luxuries Of Life - Wizkid

Multiple award-winning singer, Wizkid, has stated that he used to dream of having luxuries of life while growing up. He however disclosed that now that ...