The Ogun state police command arrested two suspects in connection to an alleged fake dollar fraud in Ota area of the state. The suspects identified as Chika Kasarachi and Ifeanyi Okechuckwu, were arrested following a complaint lodged by one Omeh...
A Chief Magistrates’ Court in Gwagwalada, Abuja, Wednesday, ordered that one Adeoye Olayemi, 38, who pleaded guilty to stealing a car, be remanded in the Gwagwalada police Area Command custody, pending sentencing. Olayemi who is from Kabba Odolu village, Kogi, pleaded...
An Osun State Magistrates’ Court sitting in Osogbo on Tuesday went ahead to sentence an expatriate Elisan Mohammed and 53 residents of the state to two hours community service without an option of fine for not wearing a facemask in a public place.
An applicant, Okorafor Uzechukwu, on Monday appeared in a Grade I Area Court Nyanya, Abuja, for allegedly stealing half a bag of rice, 10 measures ‘mudu’ of cassava flakes and electronics worth N146,700 from his ‘baby mama’. The police charged...
A 28-year-old man called Akintunde Segun, was sentenced on Monday by a Magistrates’ Court in Ota, Ogun, to one year imprisonment for stealing a water tank belonging to the Nigeria Bar Association (NBA). He was sentenced by Magistrate Sam Obaleye...
The Nigeria Police Force have arrested seven dare devil robbers terrorising the south east and south south regions of Nigeria. The seven robbers who confessed to being responsible for the Ebonyi Bank Bullion van robbery include a serving military sergeant and a dismissed...
A 24-year-old woman was arrested by the Lagos state police for allegedly stabbing her boyfriend to death over alleged cheating. According to information gathered, the woman named Nkechi, aka Omalicha, apparently attacked Auwal Suleiman, 26,...
Police in Adamawa has arrested two suspects for alleged raping of two minors in Jambutu, Yola North Local Government Area of the state. DSP Sulaiman Nguroje disclosed this to newsmen on Sunday in Yola. Nguroje said that...
A woman called Torkwase Queen Ayakpa, was arrested by men of the FCT Abuja police command for staging her own kidnap. The 37-year-old woman said she did it to find out if her sister loves her. It...
Police on Wednesday arraigned a middle-aged man, Oluwaseun Olabode at the Akure Magistrate Court in Ondo State for allegedly beating his pregnant wife to death. The defendant allegedly committed the crime on April 3 at Oke-Agba area of Akure, Akure...
The Police Command in Ogun has arrested three of the five men who allegedly gang raped a lady (name withheld) on Thursday at Ogijo area of Sagamu council area. An announcement discharged by the representative of the state police order,...
The Imo state police command Tuesday paraded at the command headquarters in Owerri, two suspected cultists Chijioke Onyeahialam, 25-year-old man and Johnbosco Ihekoronye, male, 27-year-old, said to be planning a revenge attack on their rivals. The police through the State...
A Rivers State High Court sitting in Port Harcourt has sentenced one Telema Amaso to death by hanging for the murder of late Helen Ibiba Bobmauel, who was strangled to death in 2013, at her residence in Woji axis of the State.
An Enugu High Court on Monday found two suspects, Mr Dennis Ozonwgu, former President General of Okwojo Ngwo, in Udi Local Government Area, and Mr Kelvin Oyibe guilty in the murder of Chief Theophilus Ozongwu. The suspects who were among...
The Ebonyi State Police Command Anti kidnapping squad yesterday shot dead 2 kidnap suspect during a gun battle and arrested three others in two separate kidnap cases. The State Police Public Relations Officer, PPRO, DSP Loveth Odah who paraded the...
Two teenagers by name Michael Onuoha and Chukwudi Obasi, are currently struggling for their lives at Merit hospital, Odume Obosi layout, Idemili North Local Government Area, Anambra after a severe bodily harm inflicted on them by vigilante operatives which occurred at a Pentecostal...
A total of 103 suspected cultists have bee arrested the Anambra State Police command in its avowed fight against Cultists in the state. Parading the suspects in Awka, spokesman of the Command, Haruna Mohammed said the command also recovered fireams and other incriminating...
A major tragedy was prevented in Onitsha, Anambra State, recently as an apprentice trader identified as Ndubuisi Nwaefuru (20), who hails from Ogboje, Ezza North Local Government Area, Ebonyi State, attempted to set his master, Mmaduabuchi Ejimora and his entire family ablaze in...
Omotola Ayokanmi, a 47-year-old man who unlawfully presented himself as a legal practitioner at a federal high court in Abeokuta on July 16, has been sentenced to three years in prison for impersonation.Ayokanmi was accused of appearing before the federal high court as...
Gunmen numbering about 20 people on Thursday ambushed a Black Maria (vehicle conveying suspected criminals) billed to appear before a Plateau High Court in Barkin-Ladi Local Government Area of Plateau State, and freed six of the 10 suspects conveyed in the vehicle and...
Unknown armed men have reportedly killed a traditional ruler and District Head of Kundav in Ukum Local Government Area of Benue State, Chief Awua Alabar.The Daily Vendor gathered that Chief Alabar was Tuesday afternoon shot dead in his residence while his younger brother,...
The Legislative Assembly of Ogba/Egbema/Ndoni Local Government Area of Rivers State has impeached the Executive Chairman of the Council, Hon Victor Odili, over alleged embezzlement of N150 million project fund.The Assembly which effected the impeachment process during its setting on Tuesday said the...
Three robbers , who dispossessed an Anambra State - based businessman of undisclosed amounts of dollar and euro , have been arrested .The hoodlums were said to have bought two tricycles and a shuttle bus with the stolen money.It was gathered that the...
The Delta State Police Command has confirmed the arrest of a contender for the throne of Idumuje- Ugboko in the Aniocha North Local Government Area of the state , Prince Chukwunonso Nwoko.The police said Nwoko was incriminated in an alleged murder case .The...
The Rivers state police command has arrested two suspected cultists and oil thieves for allegedly killing and burying alive three persons they accused of feeding the police with information about their illegal bunkering activities in the state.The kidnap victims, Baridomale Sunday Tor, Baridon...
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Friday, presented another witness against Ismaila Mustapha, aka Mompha, before Justice A. M. Liman of the Federal High Court in Ikoyi, Lagos. EFCC is prosecuting Mompha alongside his company, Ismalob Global Investment...
A 27-year old man, Friday Asuquo has been arrested for allegedly attempting to kill his brother over N1,000 debt in Enu-orji village, Amawbia in Anambra State. The Police Public Relations Officer Haruna Mohammed confirmed the incident in a statement. He...
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in Benin, Edo state, says it has arrested one Kenneth Gift, a student of the University of Port Harcourt, for allegedly engaging in internet fraud. In a statement on Thursday, Dele Oyewale, the commission’s spokesperson, said the...
Four men alleged to have raped a 15-year-old girl and, who also attempted to rape her mother, were on Thursday arraigned before a magistrate court sitting in Akure, Ondo State. The accused are Ojo Damilola, Babalola Bodunde, Jimoh Fatai and Saliu Abdul.
Spokesperson for the command, DSP Suleiman Nguroje, on Thursday disclosed that 15 others were apprehended along with Halilu while two guns were recovered. The Adamawa State Police Command has announced the arrest of one Halilu Lafiya for allegedly masterminding tribal conflicts between Lunguda and...