Monday, October 19, 2020

Drunken Policeman Kills 20-year-old In Anambra For Exchanging Words With Concubine, Family Demands Justice As Police Attempt To Cover Up Crime

Ikechukwu, brother to Ebuka Chukwu Nwoye, the 20-year-old man that was shot dead by a policeman last Wednesday in Nkpor, a town near Onitsha, Anambra State, has shed more into how the young man was brutally murdered by the law enforcement officer. While the police in the state had claimed that the victim and others...

Another Female Student Raped and Murdered Inside a Church House In Ibadan

A 21-year-old female student of Oke-Ogun Polytechnic, Saki, Oyo State, Grace Oshiagwu, has been macheted to death by unknown assailants in Akinyele Local Government Area of the state.  Barely few weeks after a UNIBEN student, Uwaila Omozuwa, was raped and murdered inside a church in Edo state, another student, Grace Oshiagwu, was allegedly raped...

Man Arrested For Stealing New Born Baby’s Placenta In Ogun

Joshua Abraham has been arrested by operatives of Ogun State police Command for stealing a new born baby placenta. The 43-year-old suspect was arrested following a report made by one Raliha Zakara the grandmother of the baby at Ibafo police station. According to Mrs Zakara, the suspect who is her close neighbor came to the hospital...

BREAKING: Court sentences Ese Oruru’s abductor to 26 years

The Federal High Court sitting in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, has delivered the long-awaited judgement on Ese Oruru, a teenager reportedly abducted, taken to Kano State and forced into marriage by one Yinusa Dahiru. The court presided over by Justice Jane Inyang sentenced Dahiru to 26 years in prison. ane acquitted Dahiru on Count one but jailed...

I Was Defiled By My Father, His Three Friends For Two Years – Teenager

A teenage girl has narrated how her father and his three friends defiled her at Orji community in Owerri North Local Government Area of Imo State. The victim, 15, said her 44-year-old father, Chinomso Okonkwo, has been committing the crime since she was 13 years old while he invited his friends at some point. She narrated...

Two robbers to die by hanging

AN Osun State High Court sitting in Ila-Orangun presided over by Justice Jide Falola has sentenced two persons to death by hanging for armed robbery. The convicts, Ayodeji Adeleke and Abiodun Oyedunmola, were first arraigned on May 24, 2019 for conspiracy and armed robbery. Prosecution Counsel from the Ministry of Justice, Muyiwa Ogunleye, said, “the convicts...

Police arraign ‘fake’ army officer over alleged N2.3m job scam

The police on Thursday arraigned a 36-year-old man, Suleiman Dukku in a Wuse Zone Six Chief Magistrates’ Court, Abuja, for allegedly defrauding job seekers of N2.3 million. Dukku, who resides at Sanka, Kuje, Abuja is charged with two counts of impersonation and cheating. Earlier, the prosecution counsel, Sanda Jibril told the court that the complainant, Gambo...

BREAKING: Six sentenced for murder of former CDS Badeh

Six Nigerian Air Force (NAF) personnel, who were aides to the former Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), Late Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh, have been awarded various sentences by the General Court Martial (GCM) sitting at the NAF Base, Bill Clinton Drive, Abuja.The six NAF personnel, who were standing trial for various offences are:...

‘Yahoo Boy’ bags nine months for N2m scam

An Ikeja Special Offences Court has sentenced one Babatunde Rufai, also known as Richard Abben, to nine months imprisonment for internet fraud. Justice Oluwatoyin Taiwo convicted Rufai following his plea of guilty to a three-count charge bordering on stealing and obtaining money by false pretence to the tune of $5,000 (about N2million). The Judge also ordered...

Four People Shot, As Police Engage Robber Who Stole N3.5m In gun Battle

The Anambra State police have shot a man, who reportedly stole a bag containing N3.5 million from a victim, close to a new generation bank in Awka. The suspect, Chukwuemeka Afor, was said to have engaged the police in a shooting spree for hours as he made to escape on Monday night. “He was shooting indiscriminately. Four persons...

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