Crime & Punishment

Gunmen Kill New Groom, Kidnapp Pregnant wife, Four

Saturday, May 28, 2022
Some gunmen who attacked Jere town in Kagarko Local Government Area of Kaduna State, have killed a newly married groom and abducted his pregnant wife on Saturday. The suspected terrorists also abducted four family members of a former commissioner of Poverty Alleviation in Kaduna State, Abdulrahma ...

Police Arraign Eight Fake Soldiers In Lagos

Wednesday, May 25, 2022
Lagos State Police Command, on Wednesday, arraigned eight persons before a Yaba Magistrates Court for allegedly impersonating military officers. The suspects who are Akpan Joel, 31; John Johnson, 31; Busayo Akinola, 33; Simeon Anthony, 43, Adamu Sani, 30; Cyril Ogbe, 27; Godfrey Agba, 36; and Ben ...

BREAKING: Gunmen Invade Bishop Kukah’s Church, Abduct Priests

Wednesday, May 25, 2022
Suspected gunmen invaded one of the parishes overseen by the Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Sokoto, Matthew Hassan-Kukah In early hours of Wednesday, The parish, St. Patrick rsquo;s Catholic Church, Gidan Maikambo, in the Kafur Local Government Area of Katsina State, was invaded and two priest ...

Police Arrest 16-Year-Old Boy Caught Attempting To Exhume Dead Body In Minna

Monday, May 23, 2022
Niger State Police Command has arrested A 16 year ndash;old boy identified as Lawal Abubakar for attempting to exhume a corpse buried in Chanchaga cemetery in the State. The State Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Wasiu Abiodun, disclosed this on Monday while speaking to journalist in Minna, t ...

Amotekun Arrests 4,000 Suspected Criminals In five Months In Ondo

Sunday, May 22, 2022
No fewer than 4,000 suspected criminals have been arrested by Ondo State Security Network, codenamed 39;Amotekun 39; in not less than five months. The suspects who were nabbed across the 18 local government areas of the State, were allegedly involved in various criminal activities, ranging fro ...

Gunmen Behead Kidnapped Anambra Lawmaker, Drop Written Notes

Sunday, May 22, 2022
Barely one week after he was kidnapped, yet-to-be-confirmed reports have it that the recently-abducted member of the Anambra State House of Assembly, Hon. Dr. Okechukwu Okoye, has been allegedly beheaded by his abductors. It would be recalled that the lawmaker, popularly known as Okey Di Okay was ...

Just In: Two Killed As Violence Erupts Lagos, Ogun Communities

Friday, May 20, 2022
No fewer than two persons have been confirmed dead in a crisis that erupted in the Mowe-Ofada area of Ogun State. Also, it was learnt that violence was instigated in the Iyana Ipaja area of Lagos State on Friday. As at the time of filing this report, details of the incident at Iyana Ipaja are ...

Nigerian Army Recovers 17 Rifles, 80 Live Cartridges From ESN Members In Imo Sta

Thursday, May 19, 2022
Operatives of 34 Brigade of the Nigerian Army have dislodged a criminal hideout allegedly used by the Eastern Security Network (ESN) and recovered 17 rifles and 80 live cartridges from the fleeing suspects. This was disclosed in a statement by the Nigerian Army rsquo;s spokesman, Brig. Gen. Onyem ...

Residents Jump into Rivers As Gunmen Attack Anambra LG Hdqrs Again, Burn Vigilan

Wednesday, May 18, 2022
Hoodlums suspected to be gunmen have allegedly revisited the local government headquarters of Nnewi South Council Area of Anambra State and burnt some more buildings and offices therein. Recall that gunmen had earlier, in March this year, visited the local government headquarters, situated in Ukp ...

Again, Bandits Kidnap Several Passengers On Abuja- Kaduna Highway

Wednesday, May 18, 2022
Criminal bandits on Tuesday evening abducted scores of passengers on Abuja-Kaduna highway in an operation that lasted almost an hour. It was gathered that the bandits blocked the highway between Kurnmin Kare and Katari in Kachia Local Government Area of Kaduna State and abducted passengers from c ...
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