The Senior Special Assistant on Development Control was suspended over alleged forgery. Nasarawa State governor, Abdullahi Sule has given his approval to suspend Architect Stanley Buba, his Senior Special Assistant on Development Control, after he was...
The Osun State Police Command has dismissed one of its officers, Olayiwola Felix, for allegedly stealing the belonging of an applicant during a recruitment exercise into the force recently. Felix, aged 24, was said to have stolen a bag of...
Police in Anambra State have arrested a three-man robbery syndicate over alleged burglary in Amorji village Agulu in Anaocha LGA of Anambra State. The Police Public Relations Officer, Haruna Mohammed said the suspects broke into the residence of one Okafor Fidelis and stole...
A yet-to-be identified man has been arrested for allegedly killing his parents in Enugu State during an arguement. It was gathered that the tragic incident happened on Sunday, October 11, at Mkporogwu Iheakpu-Awka community in Igbo-eze South Local Government Area...
A suspected armed robber was killed during a gun battle between the Police and a robbery syndicate in Isiagu Ring road in Awka South Local Government Area of Anambra state. The suspect, a member of a gang was said to be robbing three...
The Cross River State Police Command on Friday paraded a gun running syndicate including a gunsmith who specialises in making automatic weapons for commercial distribution with network in Cameroon and other parts in the gulf of Guinea. It was learned...
A Rivers State High Court presided over by Hon. Justice Adolphus Enebeli, has sentenced a suspected serial killer, Gracious David-West to death by hanging. The Court however discharged and acquitted the second defendant, Nimi ThankGod, for was facing one-count charge...
The FBI has charged six men over an alleged plot to kidnap Michigan Democratic Gov. Gretchen Whitmer. According to an FBI complaint Thursday, the alleged plot included plans to overthrow several state governments that the suspects "believe are violating the...
A 21-year old man, Onyeamachi Mmaju has been arrested for allegedly stabbing his landlord in Ogidi, Ani-Etiti in Idemili North Local Government Area of Anambra State. The suspect was said to have stabbed the deceased, Nonso Umeadi Oyiboko with a knife following an...
A 33-year old man, Ejike Kanu has been arrested for allegedly raping a 7-year old girl in Umuobom street Okpoko, Anambra State. The suspect, allegedly lured the victim, said to be his neighbours daughterinside his wife's shop where had unlawful carnal knowledge with...
After 11 months of trial, an Ondo court has sentenced founder of Sotitobire Praising Chapel, Prophet Babatunde Alfa to life imprisonment over the disappearance of a 13-month-old boy Gold Kolawole. The boy was last seen in Alfa’s church.Members of the...
Gunmen suspected to be Fulani militia have reportedly killed one Rev. Yohanna Abashiya in Kaduna and kidnapped his daughter.The incident took place on October 1, in Agui, Maraban Rido in Chikun Local Government Area. The deceased was the resident pastor of Baptist Church...
Three men identified as Kola Fatoye, 40, Abimbola Fatoye, 35, and Ahmed Ojo, 56 have been arrested and arraigned for exhuming 10 corpses and beheading them for ritual.Police prosecutor, Monica Ikebuilo said the defendants committed the offence between March and September 2020 in...
A Policeman has been arrested for killing a 19-year old, Jonah Samson, in Abuja Jonah was allegedly shot and killed by the unidentified policeman on Saturday in the Apo area of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). Police...
A 46-year year old man, Michael Nwoha has been arrested for allegedly defiling three underaged boys in Nkwelle Ezunaka in Oyi Local Government Area of Anambra State. The suspect, a native of Uzuakoli in Bende Local Government Area of Abia State but resides...
A Senior Magistrates’ Court in Lokoja on Friday ordered that a 69-year-old traditional ruler in Adavi Local Government, Asema Uka (Otumi-Ajoko) Momoh Nasir and 10 others be remanded in a correctional centre for alleged homicide. The police charged the traditional...
The Cross River State Police Command on Friday disclosed that it has apprehended 13 suspects in the last few weeks including three different groups that specialize in Car snatching in the state and Its environs as well as 300 level Physiology UNICAL undergraduate...
The Rivers State Police Command on Friday said it has arrested 22 persons in connection with the killing of a policeman in Oyigbo Local Government Area of the state attached to the Special Anti -Robbery Squad in Port Harcourt .
A Special Court Martial sitting in Maiduguri, Borno State, on Wednesday sentenced a soldier, Cpl. Aliyu Yakubu, to five years imprisonment for defiling a 13-year-old girl in the state. The President of the court, Brig. Gen. Arikpo Ekubi, who delivered...
The Chairman of Kumbotso Local Government Council of Kano State Alhaji Kabiru Ado Panshekara has been suspended for 14 months over alleged embezzlement of the council’s fund to the tune of N177 million. Seven out of eight council members of...
The Office of the Inspector-General of Police has charged the Deputy Chief of Staff to the Governor of Osun State, Abdullahi Binuyo, with fraud involving $120,000. The case marked CR/975/2020 was filed before the High Court of the Federal Capital...
Oreoluwa Adesakin, a former staff of First Bank, has been handed 98 years jail term by Justice Muniru Olagunju of the Oyo State High Court. Adesakin was found to have committed fraud against her employers to the tune of N49,320,652,...
A kindergarten teacher in China has been sentenced to death for poisoning dozens of children in an act of revenge against a colleague that left one toddler dead . A court in the central Chinese province of Henan said Wang...
The Ogun State Police Command has arrested four persons for unlawfully being in possession of a human skull. The suspects will be charged to court on completion of investigation. The Command Public Relations Officer, Abimbola...
The Bauchi State Police Command said on Saturday five persons had been arrested for allegedly gang-raping a 14-year-old girl in the state. The command’s spokesman, Ahmed Wakil, who disclosed this in a statement in Bauchi, said the suspects would be...
The management of Ignatius Ajuru University of Education, Rivers State, has suspended a lecturer in the Department of Sociology, Dr. Rowland Igwe, indefinitely for allegedly impregnating a student of the institution. The Vice-Chancellor of the institution, Prof. Ozo-Mekuri Ndimele, who...
Umuomaku in the Orumba South Local Government Area of Anambra state was on Saturday thrown into mourning following alleged murder of a 70-year old man by his son, Chisom Ogum. The suspect, 26, reportedly ran amok in a yet to be ascertained circumstance...
A 46years man, Ifeanyi Atogu has been arrested for allegedly raping a deaf and dumb 7-year old girl in Ofenta Nsugbe in Anambra East Local Government Area of Anambra State. The suspect reportedly lured the victim said to be the friend's daughter to...
The Police at Force headquarters on Friday paraded 17 suspects including School Principals, Teachers and Supervisors who were caught engaging in examination malpractices during the last West Africa Examination Council (WAEC) in the country. The 17 suspects were arrested from...
A 26-year old man, Stanley Okpara has been arrested for allegedly raping a 10-year old girl in Okpoko, near Anambra State. The suspect, a native of Umueze Isuoffia in Aguata LGA of the State but resident at No.14 Edeh road Okpoko, allegedly lured...