Tag: Crime News

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 next last total: 359 | displaying: 1 - 30

Ghana Opposition Leader’s Brother Charged Over Acid Attack

The younger brother of a leading figure in Ghana’s main opposition party appeared in court on Tuesday charged with the murder of a politician who ... Full story

Yayale Ahmed: Don't Let Any Former Govt Official Leave Nigeria After May 29

Yayale Ahmed, Former Secretary to the Government of the Federation has adviced President-elect, Muhammadu Buhari to stop all former government officials from leaving the country ... Full story

Nollywood Actor Arrested For Selling His Son For N350k

Nemesis has finally caught up with an upcoming Nollywood actor and his wife as they are currently in police custody for selling their two-year-old son, ... Full story

Angry Youth Set Court On Fire In Kano

Aggrieved youth burnt down the Upper Sharia court, Rijiyar Lemo following the appearance of an Islamic cleric, Abdul Inyas accused of blasphemy.  Thousands of youths had ... Full story

Muhammadu Buhari May Discard AGF’s Guidelines For EFCC

There are indications that the incoming Muhammadu Buhari presidency may discard the regulations drawn for the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission by the Attorney General ... Full story

Obiejogo Raymond Azuka: HND Holder Allegedly Forges Okonjo-Iweala’s Letter To Get TETFUND Job

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, yesterday, arraigned one Obiejogo Raymond Azuka before Justice Muawiyah Baba Idris of the High Court of the Federal ... Full story

Benue Police Arrest Suspected Killers Of ASP

Benue State Police Command has arrested Terrungwa Gbermke, alias Vision 2020, the suspected killer of Assistant Superintendent of Police, Baba Ibrahim, member of the Task ... Full story

One Dead As Policemen Clash With OPC In Ogun

It was a bloody Sunday in Sagamu area of Ogun State as an operative of Global Concept Limited, one of the companies licensed by the ... Full story

I Was Forced To Lie With A Corpse, Drink Water Used To Wash It - Bode David

A 29-year-old mechanic, Bode David, is yet to recover from being made to spend a night with the corpse of his friend, late Ganiyu, and ... Full story

Insecurity worsens in Ekiti as gunmen kidnap three more women

The security situation in Ekiti State took a turn for the worse yesterday with the abduction of three women by unknown gunmen. The abductions took place ...

Anambra Restaurant Closed For Serving Human Meat

A restaurant in Anambra, Nigeria has been closed down after its activities of selling human flesh came to the knowledge of local leaders. Police were informed ... Full story

Patrick Amam, 56, Docked For Allegedly Hitting Hammer On Neighbour’s Forehead

A 56-year-old man, Patrick Amam, who allegedly hit one Nanya Dutse with a hammer on her forehead, on Thursday appeared before an Apapa Magistrates’ Court, ... Full story

Man Arrested For Killing His Four Months Old Son For Ritual

We will like to warn our viewers that some images in this report are quite disturbing, so viewers' discretion is advised. The police command in Kogi ... Full story

4 Pipeline Vandals Sentenced To 24 Years In Jail

A Lagos court has sentenced four Nigerians to 24 years in prison for vandalizing NNPC's oil pipelines and stealing petroleum products worth N3.2m, Punch reports. The ... Full story

ASP Guns Down Tricycle Driver During Roadside Scuffle

An assistant superintendent of Police 'Mohammed', obviously intoxicated with power, has shot dead Akeem Aranse, a tricycle driver in Akowonjo area of Lagos, following a ... Full story

American, Megan Chapman Jailed For Pinging In Nigerian Court

Megan Chapman, Co -Executive Director, Community Legal Support Initiative got jailed by an angry Justice Ofili-Ajumogobia who saw her pinging in court. Justice Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia of ... Full story

Doctor and his nurse wife keep Nigerian man as slave for 24 YEARS in their London home

Nigerian Ofonime Sunday Inuk was allegedly kept as a slave for 24 years NHS doctor Emmanuel Edet and his wife Antan hired him at the age ... Full story

Man Beats Wife To Death In Katsina

A 42-year-old man in Katsina State, Musa Mustapha, has been arrested and charged before a Senior Magistrate's Court for allegedly beating is wife to death ... Full story

Akinwumi Adeshina Answers Critics On N35bn Rice Import Duty Fraud

Nigeria's Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Akinwumi Adeshina, according to PUNCH has responded to allegations of waiving rice import duty for some businessmen, saying ... Full story

Ejigbo Pepper Sodomy Suspects Remanded In Prison

Ten persons involved in the Ejigbo pepper sodomy have been remanded in prison.   The Ejigbo pepper sodomy has been a burning issue since the incident in ... Full story

University Of Nigeria To Punish Truthful Lecturer

Sources at the University of Nigeria (Nsukka), Nigeria’s first indigenous university, have disclosed to SaharaReporters that some members of the university’s governing council have resumed ... Full story

Goodluck Jonathan Killed My Pregnant Daughter - Babafemi Ojo

The father of a 26-year-old pregnant woman, who was murdered in the Arepo area of Ogun State last week, has blamed President Goodluck Jonathan for ... Full story

Oil Blocks Sale: U.S Court Orders Chevron, BNP Paribas To Produce Documents

A District Court sitting in Harris County in Texas, United States of America, has ordered Chevron Group and BNP Paribas Securities Corporation to produce vital ... Full story

Oluyemisi Adebayo, New York Nurse Arrested For Murdering Baby

A nurse accused of murdering the developmentally disabled toddler in her care was arrested Wednesday just as she was about to board a flight to ... Full story

EFCC To Probe Bala Ngilari For His Alleged Procurement Of Cars Worth N580 Million

Adamawa House of Assembly yesterday passed a resolution calling on the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC to probe alleged procurement of 50 Toyota Hilux ... Full story

Sylvester Obiekwe Nwolise, Nigerian Drug Trafficker Killed By Firing Squad On Death Island In Indonesia

The eight were Indonesian Zainal Abidin, Australians Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran, Brazilian Rodrigo Gularte, Nigerians Sylvester Obiekwe Nwolise, Raheem Agbaje Salami and Okwudili Oyatanze, Ghanaian Martin ... Full story

Ex-Akwa Ibom NDDC Commissioner Jailed For Stealing

An Akwa Ibom State High Court has sentenced a former commissioner representing Akwa Ibom State on the board of Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Mr.Godwin ... Full story

Federal Court Freezes Doris Uboh Ogunkoya Accounts In 11 Banks

Justice Mohammed Yunusa of the Federal High Court in Lagos has restrained eleven commercial banks in Nigeria from honouring any transaction on the accounts of ... Full story

Temitope Adebamiro, 35 Year Old Nigerian In The US, Stabs Cheating Husband To Death

A 35-year-old Nigerian woman has been charged with killing her husband, who she claimed abused and cheated on her with several women including her sister ... Full story

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 next last total: 359 | displaying: 1 - 30

Breaking News

14 FIFA Officials Arrested By US Justice Department For Corruption Charges

American authorities in New York are issuing corruption charges against as many as 14 members of the world's football-governing body FIFA after a series of ...

Babangida Aliyu Wants Federal Government To Remove Fuel Subsidy

Niger State governor, Dr. Babangida Aliyu has asked the Federal Government to deregulate the oil sector by removing subsidy on petroleum products. Aliyu  spoke while commissioning ... Full story

Grace Egbagbe In Search Of Husband

For many years, Grace Egbagbe was a top staff of the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA). At a point, she was the Marketing Director of the ...

Nothing Can Make Me Fight John Dumelo - Yvonne Nelson

Over the past days, two Ghanaian movie stars, John Dumelo and Yvonne Nelson have been in the news over a reported animosity between the two ...

DROK ENERGY JOURNAL: SEPLAT First Quarter Pre-tax Profit by Dr Wole Kupolokun

It seems the low crude oil prices and pipeline persistent pipeline vandalism in Nigeria have had a tremendous effect on SEPLAT. Reuters notes that the ...

DROK ENERGY JOURNAL: OTC 2015 By Dr Wole Kupolokun

The collapse of the job market for the oil industry as-well as currently low oil prices led to low attendance numbers for the 2015 OTC ...

Sira Kante Snubs Davido In Atlanta

She has 99 problems but Davido is not one of them apologies to Jay Z. That is the current disposition of Guinean model and ex-girlfriend ... Full story

BBC Women's Footballer Of The Year Award: Asisat Oshoala Wins

Nigeria and Liverpool forward Asisat Oshoala has been named as the BBC Women's Footballer of the Year. The 20-year-old forward is the first player to win ... Full story

Tchidi Chikere Unites Sophia's Son And Nuella Njubigbo Daughter

When ace Nollywood producer-cum-director, Tchidi Chikere, reportedly abandoned his former wife, Sophia and proposed to fast-rising actress, Nuella Njubigbo, many tongues wagged and even some ...

Toolz Finally Engaged By Boyfriend, Tunde Demuren

On Air Personality (OAP), Tolu Oniru, better known as Toolz, has been proposed marriage to by the man she has been dating for a while ...