Crime & Punishment

Customs Intercepts 594 Bags Of Rice, Other Items

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 ...

Smugglers Shoot Custom Officers As 81,425 Liters Of Petrol Was Seized By Operati

Saturday, September 24, 2022
The Federal Operations Unit, Zone A, of the Nigeria Customs Service has disclosed how its operatives seized 81,425 liters of Petroleum Motor Spirit at Badagry area of Lagos State in the early hours of Thursday. The unit also said its officers were shot several times by the suspected smugglers in ...

84 Years Old Man Arrested For Defiling 8 Years Old Girl In Ogun

Saturday, September 24, 2022
An 84 years old man Stephen Jack has been arrested by police operatives in Ogun state for having unlawful carnal knowledge of an eight year old girl (name withheld). The suspect who reside in okun owa area of Ijebu Ode was arrested following a report lodged at Obalende divisional headquarters by ...
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