CRIME

6 Arrested Over Abule-Egba Pipeline Vandalism Including Lagos State House Of Assembly Aspirant

6 Arrested Over Abule-Egba Pipeline Vandalism Including Lagos State House Of Assembly Aspirant

Lagos State police command have arrested six persons who allegedly vandalised the NNPC pipelines at Abule Egba, Lagos, that destroyed 100 houses and 77 vehicles worth millions of naira. The suspects are PDP House of Assembly aspirant Hon.(Amb) Adedipe Dauda Ewenla, 40, Rasak Oyakunle aka Akeregun; Abdulazeez Agboola aka Boggy, 29; Akin Ayansola alias Babalati, […]

ICPC Arraigns Federal College Of Agriculture Staff Over N738, 200 Fraud

ICPC Arraigns Federal College Of Agriculture Staff Over N738, 200 Fraud

Chris Steven, Abuja The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has charged an Executive Officer of the Federal College of Agriculture, Ibadan, Mr. Kabiru Oladele, to court for allegedly defrauding the college of N738, 200.00. The Commission in a suit filed before Justice A.L Akintola, of the Oyo State High Court, Ibadan, […]

One Police Officer And Two Others Killed In Osun Bank Robbery

One Police Officer And Two Others Killed In Osun Bank Robbery

Daredevil armed robbers yesterday attacked a new generation commercial bank in Ila-Orangun, Osun state killing three persons, including police security. The suspected armed robbers, numbering about eight, were said to have stormed the bank at about 2pm and operated for one- and- a half hours after blasting the bank’s security door with an explosive substance. […]

Akwa Ibom State Police Command Arrested And Paraded A Fake ACP

Akwa Ibom State Police Command Arrested And Paraded A Fake ACP

The state police commissioner, Musa Kimo who paraded the suspect alongside 213 other criminals, said the fake police officer identified as Kingsley Udoyen of No.3 stadium road, in Abak council area of the state, had defrauded and threatened unsuspecting members of the public. The CP mentioned that one English pistol without magazine and ammunition, portraits […]

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 […]