Monday, October 19, 2020

20-year old man nabbed for raping neighbour’s 6-year old daughter

A 20-year old man, Chikwado Anijiofor has been arrested for allegedly raping his neighbour’s daughter in Ogbudike Okpoko in Anambra state. The Police spokesperson, Haruna Mohammed disclosed this in a statement, saying the suspect had confessed to the crime. He said the Commissioner of Police, John Abang has directed the case be transferred to the State...

Another First Bank Staff Arrested Over Alleged N18m Fraud

The Benin Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has arrested a staff of First Bank of Nigeria Plc, Philips Orumade, for allegedly stealing N18 million from the bank. Orumade, who was said to be in charge of ATM gallery keys at Aduwawa branch of the bank, on November 3 , 2019 allegedly...

US Charges Six Nigerians Over $6m Internet Scam

The United States of America on Tuesday indicted six Nigerians over alleged internet fraud worth more than six million dollars. In a statement on its webpage, the US Department of State said the six persons “manipulated their victims to gain access to their sensitive information and financial resources”. US Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo, also warned, “The U.S....

EFCC Busts Famous Skit Maker, Four Others Over Internet Fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Lagos Zonal Office, has arrested five persons for their alleged involvement in internet-related fraud, including a famous skit maker and self-acclaimed social media influencer, identified by the name Adedamola Adewale a.k.a @adeherself. The five suspects were apprehended in different areas of Lagos during a raid by operatives. According to...

BREAKING: ICPC seizes multi-million property linked to Bauchi Gov

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) said it has seized a multi-million naira property belonging to the Bauchi Governor, Senator Bala Mohammed. It said the seizure was pursuant to its powers contained in Section 45 (4) (a-c) of the Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Act, 2000. But Mohammed cannot face trial...

Court Martial Orders Dismissal of Major General Otiki

The General Court Martial constituted to try the former General Officer Commanding (GOC) 8 Division of the Nigerian Army, Sokoto, Major General Hakeem Oladapo Otiki, has found him guilty on all five counts. The Court headed by the Army Chief of Policy and Plans, Lt. Gen Lamidi Adeosun, found Major General Otiki guilty of disobedience...

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...

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...

Bishop Allegedly Rapes 19-year-Old Girl During Deliverance In Delta

Detectives from the Nigeria Police Force, NPF, Area Command in Warri, Delta State have arrested the Founder and General Overseer of the Victory Revival Fasting & Prayer Ministry, Bishop Elijah Orhonigbe for allegedly raping a nineteen-year-old girl (names withheld). The popular cleric was arrested on Friday, June 5, DAILY POST reports. The suspect is now cooling...

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:...

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