Crime & Punishment

Greece Discover Cocaine Worth 3.2m Euros In Banana

Monday, June 5, 2023
The Police in northern Greece have seized dozens of packages of cocaine stashed in containers laden with bananas that had been shipped from Latin America. Police seized two suspect containers at the port of Piraeus and, after taking them to the port of Thessaloniki, found 100 ldquo;bricks rdquo; ...

Again, Gunmen Kidnap UNIZIK Student

Sunday, June 4, 2023
Yet-to-be-identified gunmen have abducted a student of Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Anambra State. The student, who was abducted over the weekend, was said to be returning home from school before the gunmen ambushed and whisked him away to an unknown destination. It was also gathered that ...

30 Girls Abducted As Terrorists Kill Scores in Zamfara

Sunday, June 4, 2023
Unknown gunmen have reportedly rampaged two communities in Maradun Local Government Area of Zamfara State, killing many locals and abducting no fewer than 30 girls. According to reports, the terrorists attacked Sakkida and Jambako communities on Saturday afternoon and killed over 20 villagers at ...

WAEC Accuses Supervisors Of Aiding Exam Malpractice, Nabs 15 Suspects

Friday, June 2, 2023
The West African Examination Council has accused supervisors in charge of taking questions to examination centres of aiding and abetting malpractices across the country The Head of National Office, Nigeria, Mr Patrick Areghan, remarked this on Thursday in Abuja while monitoring the examination in ...

Adegoke Murder: Court Sentences Hotel Owner, Adedoyin To Death By Hanging

Tuesday, May 30, 2023
Osun State High Court has sentenced Dr Rahman Adedoyin, owner of Hilton Hotel, Ile-Ife to death by hanging. Justice Oyebola Ojo of the Court, while ruling on Tuesday, declared that Adedoyin, owner of Hilton Hotel, Ile-Ife, where Timothy Adegoke, an OAU postgraduate student was allegedly killed wa ...

NDLEA Nabs  Drug Baron, Intercept N5Billion Worth Of Illicit Drug

Sunday, May 21, 2023
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, has stated that its operatives intercepted a large consignment of methamphetamine concealed in powdered custard containers as part of a consolidated cargo going to London, United Kingdom at the SAHCO export shed of the Murtala Muhammed International A ...

Four Feared Dead As Gunmen Attack Another Anambra Community

Friday, May 19, 2023
No fewer than four persons reportedly died, while goods worth millions of naira were destroyed, as unidentified gunmen launched an attack on another community in Anambra State, barely two days after a deadly attack that led to the death of seven persons in another community in the state. The late ...

Troops Destroy 38 Refineries, Arrest Suspected Oil Thieves

Friday, May 19, 2023
The Defence Headquarters says troops of Operation Delta Safe (OPDS) have destroyed 38 illegal refining sites and apprehended 29 suspected oil thieves in the last two weeks. The Director, Defence Media Operation, Maj.-Gen. Musa Danmadami, said this on Thursday in Abuja at the bi-weekly news confer ...

Police Launch Manhunt As Gunmen Kidnap Corps Members In Rivers

Friday, May 19, 2023
Police in Rivers State deployed tactical search and rescue team over abduction of National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, members in the state. It was learnt gunmen kidnapped unspecific number of corps members in Emohua Local Government Area of Rivers State around 9 p.m. on Tuesday. According to r ...

Why Gunmen Attacked US Consulate Officials in Anambra — Police

Friday, May 19, 2023
The Anambra State Commissioner of Police, CP Echeng Echeng, has revealed what he believed was the reason why Unknown Gunmen attacked a team of officials from the Lagos Consulate of the United States of America and their police escorts (USA) in Anambra State. CP Echeng disclosed this while fieldin ...
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