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More trouble lay in the wait for Instagram celebrity and alleged cyber scammer Ramon Abbas a.k.a Hushpuppi after new evidence was submitted against him in the US city of California. In the new evidence submitted against him on Wednesday, Hushpuppi...
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Tuesday said it had concluded arrangements to arraign in court, some University lecturers involved in electoral malpractices in Akwa Ibom State, during the 2019 general election. This was disclosed by the Akwa Ibom...
Men of the Ebonyi state Police Command yesterday arrested a 40 years old man for allegedly defiling an 11 year old girl, (names withheld). The incident according to Police Public Relations Officer, PPRO Police, Loveth Odah...
Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission have arrested two lecturers of the Kwara State College of Health Technology , Offa and 28 others over their alleged involvement in offences bordering on internet fraud. The two lecturers , according...
Chidimma Ezeokoli (aged 23) and his 11-year-old teenage brother (name withheld) have been accused of repeatedly having unlawful carnal knowledge of a seven-year-old girl in Oko, in the Aguata Council of Anambra. The mother of the victim, Miss Chinenyenwa Ozulumba,...
The Defence Headquarters on Thursday, said it would not react to criticism from some Nigerians over the killing of Benue’s most wanted criminal, Terwase Akwaza, alias Gana, by soldiers in the state. This was disclosed during the weekly press briefing on military operations in...
The police in Rivers State arrested two persons for alleged involvement in Sunday’s attack on a particular Hausa community that resides in Oyigbo Local Government Area of the state . It could be Recalled that, there was a clash between...
The Nigeria Police Force in Imo State has dismissed eleven police officers for professional misconduct, while 19 are undergoing trial. This was disclosed yesterday by the Commissioner of Police, Isaac Akinmoyede, while fielding questions in the interactive programme ‘We the...
Minister of Justice and Attorney-General of the Federation, Mr. Abubakar Malami (SAN), has said that he will not hesitate to testify before the Justice Ayo Salami-led Presidential Investigative Panel if he is summoned. He disclosed this in an interview with Arise TV on Wednesday.
The Kano State Police Command said on Wednesday at least 259 suspected criminals had been arrested in various parts of the state in the last six weeks. The state’s Commissioner of Police, Habu Ahmad, who disclosed this at a press...
ABDULMUMUNI Danga, Commissioner for Water Resources in Kogi State has been charged to court by the Nigerian Police over allegations of rape and battering of one Elizabeth Oyeniyi. Danga is being arraigned on a seven-count charge including rape, brutality, coercion...
The Ebonyi State Police Command on Friday said it arrested 23 suspected criminals terrorising the state, involvement in armed robbery and illegal possession of firearms. The Commissioner of Police Ebonyi State, CP Philip Sule Maku, while parading the suspects at...
Mr. Uchenna Chukwuma, aged 21, who claims to be a pastor, has macheted to death, a native doctor in Umusiome, Nkpor, in Idemili North Local Government Area of Anambra State. Uchenna claimed he was assigned by God to kill the 60 year old victim,...
The family of late Moshood Komolafe Olawale Abiola has narrated their ordeal in the hands of gunmen who invaded their residence in Ikeja on Wednesday. In a statement on behalf of the family, Tundun Abiola said members of the family were harassed and tortured by...
The Department of State Security (DSS) has invited and quizzed Chairman, Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) COVID-19 Palliative Distribution Committee, High Chief Sobomabo Jackrich. It was gathered Jackrich’s invitation was following a petition he sent to the National Assembly accusing...
Two women were among 41 crime suspects paraded yesterday by the Abia State police command. The women were held for armed robbery.Another woman was arrested for child trafficking, it was said. Commissioner of Police Janet Agbede said...
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Kogi Command, has destroyed a 10-hectare Cannabis Sativa (Indian hemp) plantation in Okula community, Ofu Local Government Area of the state. Mr Alfred Adewumi, NDLEA Commander in the state, made the disclosure while...
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Wednesday re-arraigned the Chief Executive Officer of Complete Care and Aid Foundation, Aisha Alkali Wakil, aka ‘Mama Boko Haram’, at the Borno State High Court, Maiduguri, for alleged fraud. Wakil was arraigned...
Ebonyi State House of Assembly has set up a 7-man Committee to investigate the gruesome murder of one Monday Nwali Otubo (Male, 21 years) and Emeka Paul Nwali (Male, 17), all from Ezzagu in Ishielu Local Government Area. The setting...
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Enugu Zonal office, has apprehended about 14 suspected internet fraudsters in Awka, Anambra State. In a statement on Monday, Spokesperson of the EFCC, Dele Oyewale, disclosed that they were arrested based on intelligence, on Monday.
The Governor of Edo State, Godwin Obaseki, has commended the police for arresting suspects involved in the rape and killing of Vera Uwaila Omozuwa, a 100 level student of University of Benin. The governor expressed pleasure at the level of investigation on the late Microbiology undergraduate's...
A suspect involved in the death of Vera Uwaila Omozuwa, murdered while studying inside a Redeem Christian Church of God (RCCG), church in Edo State, has admitted that he received 1 million Naira to kill the student. Omozuwa, an undergraduate student of UNIBEN,...
There are strong indications that the suspended Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, might be sacked anytime soon. The revelation came as the presidential panel probing him has recommended his replacement. The panel made...
A 16 year-old girl has allegedly been gang-raped by 30 men in the coastal resort of Eilat in Israel. According to the Times of Israel, the teenager reported the case to Police that she was repeatedly assaulted while she was drunk in a hotel...
The initial 45-day mandate of the Justice Ayo Salami-led panel investigating the Suspended Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr. Ibrahim Magu, will elapse tomorrow without Magu responding to the allegations leveled against him by interested parties that appeared...
Justice Hakeem Oshodi of Lagos High Court sitting in Ikeja will today rule on the no-case submissions made by co-defandants of Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, also known as Evans, in their ongoing kidnap and murder trial. At the last sitting, Justice Oshodi...
The Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC), Prof. Itse Sagay, has stated that the charges levelled against the suspended Acting Chairman of the EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, are still "allegations in petition" and cannot be used against him until flawless evidences are established.
The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.) has given the Judicial Commission of Inquiry set up to investigate the suspended acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Ibrahim Magu, latest next week going by the terms of reference to submit its...
The Imo State Council of Traditional Rulers have stated that the suspected kidnapper from Obor Awarra in Ohaji/Egbema local government area of Imo state, Andrew Okuegbunuwa, is not a traditional ruler in the state. The council made the disclaimer through a radio broadcast signed...
Eze Andrew Okuegbunuwa, the traditional ruler of Obor Community in Awara, Oguta Local Government Area of Imo State, and one Pastor Caleb Agu, have been arrested by operatives of the Anti-Kidnapping Unit and the Special Anti-Robbery Squad of the Imo State Police Command for alleged kidnapping.