Category: Crime

Man, 39, sentence to death by hanging for killing lover
Crime

Man, 39, sentence to death by hanging for killing lover

A 39-year-old man has been sentenced to death by hanging for killing his lover in Abeokuta. Musiliu Owolabi, was on Wednesday convicted by a high court sitting in Abeokuta, Ogun State capital on a one count charge of murder of Afusat Idowu who was his lover. The Chief Judge of Ogun State, Justice Mosunmola Dipeolu, […]

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Just in: Man, 31 Arraigned for Killing Girlfriend in Ogun State
Crime

Just in: Man, 31 Arraigned for Killing Girlfriend in Ogun State

The operatives of Nigerian Police Force, Ogun State command has arraigned a 31-year-old man for alleged murder of his girlfriend. The 31-year-old Rexlawson Johnson, an indigent of Ebonyi state was paraded on 30th of October, 2020 for gruesome murder of his 26-year old girlfriend, Patricia John. According to a statement by the Ogun State Police […]

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JUST IN: ‘Stubborn’ IGP Succumbs to pressure, dissolves SARS
Crime, News

JUST IN: ‘Stubborn’ IGP Succumbs to pressure, dissolves SARS

The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Mohammed Adam, on Sunday, announced the dissolution of the police formation, Special Anti-Robbery Squad, SARS. The Police Boss made this known while addressing Pressmen at the Police Force Headquarters in Abuja. The dissolution of SARS is coming after the nationwide protests against the formation’s atrocities. Some of these atrocities include, […]

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El-Rufai Signs Castration of Rape Offenders to Law Governor Nasir El-Rufai
Crime, News

El-Rufai Signs Castration of Rape Offenders to Law

Another dimension of punishment on rape offenders in Kaduna has been confirmed by the state government as the governor signed into law, the bill that award castration as punishment for rape offenders in the state. The bill which prescribes full surgical castration to all convicted rape offenders in the state has officially become law upon […]

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COVID-19: Police Arrest 2 Suspects for Defrauding German Company €14.7 Million Babatunde Adesanya and Akinpelu Hassan Abass. Photo Credit: Twitter @PoliceNG
COVID-19, Crime

COVID-19: Police Arrest 2 Suspects for Defrauding German Company €14.7 Million

The Nigeria Police Cybercrime Unit, INTERPOL, National Central Bereau, Abuja has arrested 2 suspects of defrauding a German company of 14.7 million Euros (€14.7m) over procurement of COVID-19 Personal Protective Equipment, PPE. The two suspects, a 50-year-old Babatunde Adesanya a.k.a Teddy, who happens to be a Master degree holder in Cell Biology and 41-year-old Akinpelu […]

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Police Apprehend Auto Theft that Stole FRSC Patrol Vehicle Photo Credit: Vanguard
Crime

Police Apprehend Auto Theft that Stole FRSC Patrol Vehicle

The operatives of the Nigerian Police, FCT Command, on Saturday apprehended an auto theft who stole the patrol of the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC). The thief who stole the patrol vehicle of the FRSC headquarters in Abuja was arrested at Bwari area which is a border community between FCT and Kaduna state. Confirming the […]

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Tragedy as woman beheaded in her home in Okuku
Crime

Tragedy as woman beheaded in her home in Okuku

A tragedic news broke in Okuku on Wednesday when the body of an old woman was found beheaded in her home in Okuku. The Okuku Police command on Wednesday discovered the body of the 65-year old woman who was beheaded by an unknown people in her home in Okuku. MORE NEWS: Two soldiers, nursing mother […]

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6 Nabbed for Allegedly Kidnapped Judge’s Wife in Cross River
Crime, Security

6 Nabbed for Allegedly Kidnapped Judge’s Wife in Cross River

The strong arm of law has nabbed 6 suspected criminals allegedly connected to the kidnapping of judge’s wife in Cross River State. The Nigeria Police Intelligence Response Team (IRT), Cross River command has announced the arrest of six(6) kidnappers involved in kidnapping Mrs. Ekwele Ignatius Agube, who is the wife of Justice Ignatius Agube of […]

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Dynamite Explosion Injured Policeman, Civilian in Oyo
Crime, Security

Dynamite Explosion Injured Policeman, Civilian in Oyo

Explosion of Dynamite left by robbers at a bank in Oyo on Wednesday injured a policeman and a Civilian.  Following the robbery operation which took place in a bank in Okeho, Oyo State on Wednesday which led to looting away of some amount of money, the fragment of weapon left has resulted in another casualty. […]

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