Monday, October 19, 2020

Woman Arrested For Allegedly Stabbing Husband To Death

Officials of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) have arrested a woman, Veronica Mohammed, for allegedly stabbing her husband to death in Nasarawa State. Veronica, who hails from Keana Local Government Area of the state, was paraded on Thursday at the NSCDC Command Headquarters in Lafia, the state capital. The 20-year-old woman was apprehended...

Why we killed three Rivers undergraduates, by suspects

Leader of the gang that allegedly killed three university students in Rivers State, Bright Iheachi, aka Nelly, on Wednesday said he ordered their killing because one of them ran away with his N4 million. At the parade of the five-man gang in Port Harcourt, the state capital, on Wednesday, Iheachi said their target was Nelson...

Keep my son in prison, man begs Osun police

A nonagenarian simply identified as Pa Olasupo has begged the police to keep his son in a correctional centre as long as necessary after allegedly stabbing a neighbour with a knife. Oladimeji Supo, 37, was ordered to be remanded following his arraignment on Wednesday for assault and theft before a Magistrates’ Court sitting in Osogbo,...

Man stabbed to death over face mask in Onitsha

A 22-year old man, Cletus Chisom was on Monday stabbed to death by a security guard at a market in Onitsha, Anambra State. The suspect, Ibuchi Nwoju allegedly stabbed the deceased in the chest with a knife following an altercation. We gathered that the deceased came to the market to fight the suspect who had confonted...

Cultists On The Rampage In Cross River, Delta

The battle for supremacy between rival cult groups, Black Axe and KKK, in Calabar, Cross River State, escalated, weekend, as one of the cult leaders was reportedly butchered, just as Sapele residents, Delta State, are living in fear over activities of cultists in the town. It was gathered that the cult leader, popularly known as...

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...

Police confirm kidnap of Edo commissioner

The Edo Police Command on Saturday confirmed the abduction of Mr Emmanuel Agbale, the Commissioner for Science and Technology in the state. DSP Chidi Nwabuzor, the command’s Public Relations Officer, confirmed the development in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Benin. Nwabuzor said that information available to the command indicates that Agbale...

‘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...

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...

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...

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