CRIME

39-Year-Old Man Commits Suicide In Bayelsa By Drinking A Poisonous Substance

39-Year-Old Man Commits Suicide In Bayelsa By Drinking A Poisonous Substance

Tragedy struck in Edepie community in Yenagoa the Bayelsa state capital today Wednesday, December 19th, after a 39-year-old father of four, Femi Otura, committed suicide by drinking a poisonous substance. According to reports, Otura who is a truck driver and hails from Kogi state lived with his wife, Oviezibe, an indigene of Bayelsa state who […]

Fake AIG Nabbed In Abuja With 11 ATM Cards And 10 Chequebooks

Fake AIG Nabbed In Abuja With 11 ATM Cards And 10 Chequebooks

A 59-year-old man parading himself as a retired Assistant Inspector-General of Police at a bank in Kubwa area of Abuja has been arrested. The suspect, who was identified as Olawale Olatunji was arrested with 11 ATM cards and 10 cheque books of different banks, which he claimed belonged to him. Parading the suspect in Abuja […]

Man Arrested With 25kg Of Dried Indian Hemp And Other Hard Drugs In Katsina

Man Arrested With 25kg Of Dried Indian Hemp And Other Hard Drugs In Katsina

In its continuous fight against the menace of drug trafficking and abuse in Katsina state, the Police Command had arrested a notorious Indian hemp dealer, Rabi’u Suleiman. The spokesperson for the command, SP Isah Gambo, who confirmed the arrest on Tuesday, said the suspect was nabbed on December 15, based on a tip-off. Suleiman, 37, […]

Woman Docked For Biting Sergent’s Ear

Woman Docked For Biting Sergent’s Ear

A twenty-five years old woman, Lydia Uwadiegwu, was today arraigned before a Lagos Chief Magistrate’s Court, Ogba, for allegedly bitting-off the ear of a female Sergeant, Blessing A. O. Umongu. The accused is the wife of an Inspector of Police attached to Olosan Police Division, Lagos. Lydia was arraigned before the court presided over by […]

N1.4bn Fraud: NBA President Usoro Docked, Gets N250m Bail

N1.4bn Fraud: NBA President Usoro Docked, Gets N250m Bail

The President of the Nigerian Bar Association, (NBA) Paul Usoro, on Tuesday, pleaded not guilty before a Federal High Court Lagps, to charges bordering on N1.4billion fraud, preferred against him by the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC). EFCC preferred a10 count charge against the accused, which is pending before Justice Muslim Hassan. Also named […]

4 Suspected Fake Drug Dealer Arrested After Police Raid Drug Factory In Lagos

4 Suspected Fake Drug Dealer Arrested After Police Raid Drug Factory In Lagos

The IGP Intelligence Response Team working on credible intelligence stormed and raided a secret suspected fake drug Factory hidden in the residential Area of Ikotun in Lagos State where substantial production, packaging and distribution of the suspected fake drug to different parts of the country is being carried out. These dastard acts may have resulted […]

Banker Connived With Yahoo Boy To Scam Chinese National Of £79,000

Banker Connived With Yahoo Boy To Scam Chinese National Of £79,000

A banker and Account Officer with Access Bank, Ojo Adefemi Adedoyin, who allegedly connived with one Favour Oriafoh, 30, to defraud a Hong Kong national, Xu Yue of £79,000 (Seventy-Nine Thousand Pounds) has been arrested by EFCC. They were arrested by operatives of the Uyo Zonal Office of the Commission, following an investigation into a […]

Police Arrest Fake Blind Beggar After Been Threatened With Tear Gas

Police Arrest Fake Blind Beggar After Been Threatened With Tear Gas

Threats by Police officers in Delta State to unleash teargas has led a woman who feigns blindness and begs for alms to experience a rare miracle. The suspect, who goes about begging with her child, was nabbed at Jakpa junction. On getting to the police station, the officers threatened to put tear gas in her […]

EFCC Raids Atiku’s Sons’ Residence In Abuja

EFCC Raids Atiku’s Sons’ Residence In Abuja

Chris Steven, Abuja  A building housing an apartment occupied by two sons of Atiku Abubakar was searched by anti-graft operatives in Abuja over the weekend. According to Premium Times, the building also houses an apartment occupied by Chiemeka Orji, son of ex-Abia State Governor, Theodore Orji. That apartment was also reportedly searched by anti-graft operatives. […]