Crime & Punishment

In Anambra, Police Arrest 3 Suspected Cultists A D

Monday, March 1, 2021
Anambra State Police Command has recorded another breakthrough in its fight against cultism, armed robbery and other criminal activities in the state, as it recently arrested three more suspected cultists. The state 39;s Police Public Relation Officer, CSP Haruna Mohammed made this known in a st ...

Over 300 Students Of A Zamfara Girls School Abducted By Gunmen

Friday, February 26, 2021
Over 300 students of a Zamfara State girls secondary school have been abducted by unknown gunmen. According to information obtained by The Nigerian Voice, the abduction took place in the early hours of Friday. The BBC Hausa Service is reporting that the school, Government Girls Secondary Schoo ...

Container-load Of Tramadol Intercepted In Apapa Port By Ndlea

Thursday, February 25, 2021
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) said it has intercepted a container-load of tramadol at the Apapa port in Lagos, just as its operatives have arrested 90 persons, including an Indian during raids of some drug cartels in parts of Lagos. A total of 614.396 kilograms of various hard ...

Cocaine Worth $258m Concealed In Banana Shipment Seized By British Police

Monday, February 22, 2021
British police have seized 2.3 tonnes of cocaine in one of the country rsquo;s largest ever drug busts after they discovered 184 million pounds ($258 million) worth of the illegal drug packed into banana crates which had been shipped from Colombia. Police arrested ten men in North London after th ...

Adamawa United FC Attacked By Gunmen Along Benin - Ore Road. Driver Abducted For

Saturday, February 20, 2021
Gunmen have attacked the Adamawa United FC, dispossessed players of valuables and kidnapped the team driver. The gunmen are said to have demanded N50 million ransom for the driver. It was gathered from sources in Adamawa State on Saturday that the incident occurred earlier in the day, at about ...

Gov. Umahi’s Brother-in-law Arrested And Paraded In Abuja For Kidnapping

Tuesday, February 9, 2021
A brother-in-law of the Governor of Ebonyi State Governor, Mr David Umahi and a younger brother of his wife, Mrs. Rachel Umahi has been arrested and paraded by the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) police command in Abuja for kidnapping. The arrest of the young man, identified as Chukwu Betherand, als ...

Attack On Imo Police Division Leaves Two Police Officers Dead, Others Injured

Sunday, February 7, 2021
Two policemen have been confirmed killed in an attack of the Divisional Police Office of Obowo in Imo State. The development was confirmed by the spokesman of the Imo State Police Command, Ikeokwu Orlando, on Saturday. Orlando said the attack was carried out on Friday at about 6:30pm. He sa ...

Alleged $213m Fraud: Abuja Court orders EFCC to arrest Mobil Nigeria MD, Laing

Wednesday, February 3, 2021
A Federal High Court, Abuja has given the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, the nod to arrest Mr. Richard Laing, Managing Director, ExxonMobil Nigeria. Justice Okon Abang on Friday January 29, 2021 granted the Commission rsquo;s application for a Bench Warrant to arrest the managing ...

Ndlea Seizes Cocaine Worth Over N30 Billion At Lagos Airport In 3 Days

Wednesday, February 3, 2021
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has made huge seizures of cocaine and heroin with street value of over N30 billion in Lagos State. The drugs were intercepted in three major busts carried out at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport between January 24 and January 27, 2021. ...

Gunmen hijack Abuja-bound bus in Edo

Thursday, December 24, 2020
Kidnappers in Edo struck again Tuesday when they hijacked a commercial bus with passengers. The lrm;gunmen were said to have attacked the Abuja-bound commercial bus owned by Big Joe Transport Line, traveling from Benin between Ehor and Iruekpen. Several of the passengers, according to eyewitn ...
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