Crime & Punishment

Two Suspected POS Robbers Lynched To Death In Lago

Sunday, October 2, 2022
Irate Lagos residents have reportedly killed two suspected Point of Sale (POS) robbers on Saturday in the Igando, Alimosho area of the state. In a statement by the state Police Command 39;s spokesperson, SP Benjamin Hundeyin, he said that the suspects had robbed a POS attendant in the Igando are ...

In Anambra, INEC Staff Murdered, Dumped in a Bush by Unknown Hoodlums

Saturday, October 1, 2022
It was a rueful scene as the dead body of a vibrant young staff of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Anambra State, Duruocha Osita Joel was found dumped in a bush in the state. Mr. Duruocha, who was a Principal Executive Officer II on Grade Level 10, working at INEC headquar ...

Customs Intercepts 594 Bags Of Rice, Other Items worth N79 million in Katsina

Thursday, September 29, 2022
Contraband goods worth more than N79 million, including 594 bags of foreign rice (50kg) worth N17.6 million; and 56 bags (25kg) worth N831,600 have been seized by the State Katsina Customs Area Command. The comptroller of the command, Wada Chedi, who made this known while addressing newsmen in Ka ...

Hoodlums Unleash Attack On Police Station, Gun Down Police DCO, Suspect

Thursday, September 29, 2022
Some armed men suspected to be hoodlums have unleashed attack on a police station in Iganna, a town in the Iwajowa Local Government Area of Oyo State. It was learnt that residents in the community were in perpetual fear following the attack which led to the death of a Divisional Crime Officer and ...

Lagos Monarch Bags 15 Years In Prison  For Fake Kidnapping

Wednesday, September 28, 2022
The dethroned Baale of Shangisha in the Magodo area of Lagos, Mutiu Ogundare, has bagged a fifteen year imprisonment over fake kidnapping. It would be recalled that the former Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode, on July 13, 2017, had suspended the Baale over a kidnap incident. Meanwhile ...

Enugu.: Unknown gunmenAttack A military checkpoint. Two Feared Dead

Tuesday, September 27, 2022
Enugu State today witnessed another militia attack from unknown gunmen against a military checkpoint. Two people are feared dead following the attack. The unknown gunmen attacked an Army checkpoint at Obeagu-Amodu road in Enugu South Local Government Area of Enugu State. This is not the first ...

AIT Executive Director Attacked, Robbed In Abuja By Miscreants

Tuesday, September 27, 2022
The Executive Director of a private owned broadcasting company, DAAR Communications Plc, Mac Imoni Amarere, has reportedly been attacked by some miscreants in Asokoro area of Abuja on Monday evening. Amarere, DAAR Media Academy and Anchor of Peoples-Politics-Power on Africa Independent Television ...

Kidnap Boss, John Ewa, aka ‘John Lion’ And Gang Members Paraded In Bayelsa (Phot

Tuesday, September 27, 2022
A kidnap kingpin and the brain behind high-profile kidnap cases in Bayelsa State, John Ikechukwu Ewa, aka lsquo;John Lion rsquo;, who was arrested in Abuja, was yesterday, paraded alongside three members of his gang, at the Police Officers rsquo; Mess, Yenagoa, Bayelsa State. Ewa was arrested by ...

NDLEA Arrests 75-Year-Old Grandpa, 21 Others, Recovers 10 Hectares Of Illicit Dr

Sunday, September 25, 2022
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has arrested a 75-year-old grandpa, Usman Bokina Bajama (alias Clemen) and 22 other suspects in different operations in seven states of the federation. The anti-drug agency also disclosed that it seized One Million One Thousand Three Hundred and Ei ...

Lagos Police Intercepts Large Cache Of Live Cartridges, Arrest Suspects

Sunday, September 25, 2022
The Lagos Police Command has intercepted a large cache of live cartridges, three dismantled motorcyles and other personal belongings heading to Katsina State. In a statement issued by Police Public Relations Officer, Lagos State Command, Ikeja-Lagos, Superintendent Benjamin Hundeyin and monitored ...
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