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Crime

Shock, disbelief as bloodthirsty 23-year-old man knifes parents to death

  Residents of No. 6, Akeem Gbadamosi Street in Ejigbo area of Lagos, woke up to grieve over the coldblooded murder of a father and mother by their son, 23-year-old Micheal Okhide. Michael also launched a kinife attack on his sister, Mercy, a...

How BVN exposes Petroleum Equalisation Fund GM’s multi-billion naira graft

  ...arrested by ICPC Mr Goddy Nnadi, the General Manager (Corporate Services), Petroleum Equalisation Fund (PEF) has been nabbed by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) for multi-billion corruption cases.  Among others, he is being investigated for building...

UPDATED: Policeman commits suicide in Lagos cell

  Confusion, fright and grief has enveloped the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department, Yaba, Lagos, following the discovery of a policeman, simply identified as Eze, who launched a fatal attack on himself right in the police cell. He terminated own life by...

In self-defence, woman severes attempted rapist’s penis 

Apparently in self-defence, a woman in Pakistan has cut off the penis of a 28-year-old man trying to rape her. The brave 25-year-old had used a knife to defend herself from the assault of a man who stormed her house...

$82,570 internet fraud: Mother, son jailed 3 years each

      Trapped in the quicksand of internet fraud, a mother and son are to spend 12 years in jail each for duping an American of $82,570. The partners in crime -- Mrs Damilola Ahmed Adeyeri and her son, Alaba Kareem Adeyeri...

VIDEO: Maryam Sanda sentenced to death for killing husband

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GvuTiVfQxWc

Ex-Kogi Commissioner bags 19 years in jail for N20m fraud

   For stealing about N20 million naira while in office, a former Kogi State Commissioner for Agriculture, Zachaeus Atte, has been jailed for 19 years. A Kogi State High Court sitting in Okene, gave the judgment after Atte was convicted of...

Man, 37, faces trial in court for noise-making at police station

A 37-year-old businessman, Lawrence Atikekeresola, got more than what he bargained for allegedly making a noise at a police station in Lagos. He is facing a three-count charge bordering on breach of peace and misdemeanor at an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’...

Corruption: Transparency International ranks Nigeria 146 out of 180

No Evidence to Back up claim, FG Reacts   Nigeria has been ranked the 146th most corrupt country out of 180 countries on the 2019 corruption perception index, published by transparency international. According to the report released on Thursday, Nigeria dropped two...

Altar-ready FRCN journalist abducted, hacked to death in Adamawa

    A renewed wave of armed banditry and kidnappings in Adamawa, Northeastern Nigeria has claimed the life of a journalist, Mr Maxwell Nashan, who was preparing for his wedding.   Nashan, who was abducted from his home in Yola, the state capital...
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COVID-19 Lockdown/Restrictions: FG warns violators

      … plans to reach 11m people nationwide for palliatives       Violators of the Federal Government’s restrictions following a lockdown of some...
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COVID-19 Lockdown : Winners’ Chapel donates ambulances, safety kits, food to Lagos, Ogun States

    Living Faith Church Worldwide  a.k.a Winners’ Chapel International has donated ambulances, test kits, personal protective device (PPE) to the Lagos and Ogun State governments...

COVID-19 Social Distancing : Police Nab Deviant Masquerader In Ogun

  For violating the federal and state governments’ directives on social distancing and public gatherings, a masquerader who came out in the intense heat of...

Lockdown: President Buhari signs COVID-19 Regulations 2020

  President Muhammadu Buhari has signed the COVID-19 Regulations, 2020, which declared coronavirus a dangerous infectious disease. President Buhari Monday signed the regulations in exercise of...

COVID-19 Lockdown: NNPC says its loading depots ‘ll remain operational

  …assures of nationwide product availability, seamless supply In line with the Presidential directive. the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has announced measures to guarantee seamless...