Ogun Police parade killer of DPO, 69 other suspects

By Daud Olatunji ABEOKUTA—No fewer than 70 suspected kidnappers, robbers, murderers and cultists have been arrested by men of Ogun State Police within one month. Parading...

Lagos housewife bathes hubby’s sexual organs with pepperish hot water

A 31-year-old housewife, Ngozi Obasi, who allegedly poured a pot of hot water mixed with pepper on her husband’s private part, on Thursday appeared...

5 remanded in prison over Ugborodo killings

By Egufe Yafugborhi A Warri magistrate’s court, Delta State, has remanded five suspects arraigned on a 10- count charge of kidnap, robbery and murder. The suspects allegedly...

Businessman docked for allegedly fondling lady’s breast

A businessman, Shehu Mohammadu, was on Thursday docked at a Jos Upper Area Court in Plateau for allegedly fondling a lady’s breast in public....

Gunmen kill UNIBEN professor; Osayomore’s whereabouts unknown

By Simon Ebegbulem & Gabriel Enogholase BENIN—BARELY 24 hours after a popular Benin musician, Osayomore Joseph, was abducted by suspected kidnappers, a senior lecturer at...

PARADE OF SUSPECTED VICIOUS AND NOTORIOUS KIDNAPPING/ARMED ROBBERY GANGS, TERRORIZING BIRNIN...

PRESS BRIEFING PARADE OF SUSPECTED VICIOUS AND NOTORIOUS KIDNAPPING/ARMED ROBBERY GANGS, TERRORIZING BIRNIN GWARI – FUNTUA, BIRNIN GWARI – KADUNA, ABUJA- KADUNA AND KADUNA –...

Assault: Court orders Army to pay N85.5m for death of flour...

Eight years after a flour merchant, Olajide Enilari, lost his life following a brutal assault he suffered in the hands of some soldiers, Justice...

Edo APC Woman Leader, Others Land In Jail Over N1.5bn SUBEB...

The Edo State High Court has remanded the state’s Woman Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Esosa Amadasun, former chairman of the Edo...

Trouble in NNPC over non-remittance of $629m to TSA

By Udeme Akpan THE Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, has been accused of failing to remit $629 million, being proceeds from its operations and the...

Nigerian man reveals the face of smuggler who hid hard substance...

- A Nigerian man recently found hard substance inside yam tubers he was supposed to take abroad with him - The man has now revealed...

20-year-old man gets N200,000 bail for defiling 9-year-old girl

Twenty-year-old Peter Adeyemi, who allegedly defiled a nine-year-old girl, was on Thursday granted reprieve by a Surulere Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos. He was released...

Man Arrested For Failing To Pay For Beer And Peppersoup

A 23-year-old man, Daniel Isong, who allegedly escaped from a hotel without paying for beer and pepper soup he consumed, on Thursday appeared before...

Lagos: Customs seizes three trucks of fake drugs

The Nigeria Customs Service ( NCS) has intercepted three container loads of fake drugs in  Lagos. The drugs, which included Acipep, Lemdafil and Ciprogyl were...

N664m SURE-P fraud: EFCC re-arrests permanent secretary in court

Oladimeji Ramon Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Wednesday re-arrested the serving Permanent Secretary in the Federal Ministry of Labour and Employment, Clement...

Nasarawa polytechnic student ‘attempts suicide by drinking insecticide’

The Nasarawa state police command says it will investigate the attempt by a student of the state polytechnic to commit suicide. Idrisu Kennedy, spokesman of...

Police nab suspects who invaded university, attacked and robbed lecturers

Three notorious gang members who specialise in dispossessing residents of their goods and valuables at night, in Adamawa, Kaduna and Taraba states have been...

Nurse docked for allegedly stealing phone

A nurse, Tinanja Inyang, 46, was on Wednesday brought before an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court in Lagos for allegedly stealing a telephone, valued at N17,000. Inyang,...

50-year-old applicant impersonates policeman

By Deborah Akpede An Ikeja Magistrates’ Court in Lagos on Wednesday remanded a 50-year-old applicant, Rotimi Ajakaye, at Kirikiri Prisons after he pleaded guilty to...

“We got only boxers after killing Hector” – Suspected killer of...

A robbery suspect, Mr. Ismail Adeyemi, yesterday confessed that late Gulder Ultimate Search 3, (GUS3) winner in 2006, Hector Jobarteh, was shot and killed...

Gunmen kidnap Kogi magistrate

A Magistrate with Kogi judiciary, Mr Sam Unwuchola, has been kidnapped on Ajaokuta-Lokoja road. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) gathered that the magistrate was...