Category: Crime

Seven petrols stations seals for under dispensing of products

The Department of Weights and Measures, Federal Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment, has sealed seven petrol stations in Warri and Asaba in Delta, for...

Jim Iyke arrest at Lagos airport

The Police on Monday arrested popular Nollywood actor, Mr Jim Iyke, at the Murtala Muhammed Airport Terminal 2 (MMA2) Lagos for assaulting a male security staff of Dana...

Nine years detention without trial Court case adjourns

An Igbosere High Court, Lagos, has fixed September 4 for ruling on an application seeking release of a 34-year-old man, Segun Odumeru, who has been in Kirikiri Prison...

Nigeria-bound ship with weapons detained in South Africa

South Africa yesterday detained a Russian ship laden with weapons and allegedly bound for Lagos, Nigeria. The vessel said to have left Madagascar was stopped near Port...

Police capture 20 suspected bandits, recover arms in Zamfara

The Zamfara State Police Command has captured 20 suspected bandits and recovered seven AK 47 rifles. The Commissioner of Police in the state, Mr Kenneth Ebrimson, made...

US Jury: Nigerian finds guilty of hacking

A jury in Atlanta, Georgia, United States, has found a Nigerian guilty on federal charges related to hacking universities. Prosecutors said in a news release Monday that...

Acting President Prof. Osinbajo orders probe of the former DSS DG

THE anti-corruption war being waged by the President Muhammadu Buhari administration got a big boost on Tuesday after the removal from office of the former Director...

Gunmen allegedly attack Tse Ujoh

Suspected gunmen early hours of Friday attacked Tse Ujoh community in Ikyurav-Tiev in Katsina Alla local government area of Benue State and killed several people. While...

Suspected cultists kill 5 people in Jos

No fewer than five persons were attacked and killed by suspected cultists at Rafiki village, off Rukuba Road in Jos North Local Government Area of Plateau State. It was...

Senate President Bukola Saraki accuse Inspector General of Police Ibrahim Idris of plot to harass him

Senate president Bukola Saraki has accused the Nigerian Police of politicizing the investigation into Offa bank robbery incidents – Saraki claims the invitation...