Category: Crime

Trailer hijackers nabbed with N40million goods

The Oyo Police Command on Monday said it has arrested 29 criminal suspects terrorising the residents of the city of Ibadan and other parts of the state. Among the...

FBI indicts 78 Nigerians in ‘massive’ $3bn fraud

The United States Department of Justice has indicted 80 individuals, 78 of whom are Nigerians, accused of involvement in a massive business email scam and money...

Unknown Gunmen attack convoy of Nasarawa deputy gov

The incident happened around Gako hill in Nasarawa, Eggon local government when the deputy governor was said to be heading to Abuja for the inauguration of ministers...

Court Remands Soldier over Rape Allegation

An Ondo State Magistrate Court sitting in Akure yesterday ordered that a Lance Corporal Sunday Awolola, be remanded in police custody for allegedly raped a 300-level...

COZA RAPE: Police wedge for investigation

THE Inspector General of Police Mohammed Adamu has ordered the Deputy Inspector General of Police in charge of Force Criminal Investigation Department, Michael Ogbizi,...

Kenya: Finance Minister denies corruption charges

Kenya’s Finance Minister Henry Rotich has denied the corruption allegations being made against him in court. He was arrested yesterday after the director of public...

IG brief President over IMN

The Inspector-General of Police, Mr Mohammed Adamu, has briefed President Muhammadu Buhari on the activities of members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN). A...

South Africa: Ex-president Zuma corruption case, lawyer rebut

The lawyer for former South African President Jacob Zuma has said that he will “take no further part” in the inquiry that is investigating allegations of...

Ekiti pastor kidnaps self, demands N3m ransom

A pastor at Methodist Church, Ado-Ekiti, Ekiti State capital, has been arrested by the Police for allegedly organising his own kidnap and asking one Oluwadare Sunday to...

Suspected robbers kill Anglican bursar

Some men suspected to be armed robbers have killed the bursar of the Akure Diocese of the Church of Nigeria, Anglican Communion, Mr Gabriel Abiodun. It was gathered that...