Police arrest 3 brothers for killing suspected motorcycle thief

Kebbi State Police Command has arrested three biological brothers for killing one Abbas Abubakar aka Zabi, who they suspected to have stolen their motorcycle Haojue known as Roba-Roba. The Command’s spokesperson, Abubakar Nafi’u, who confirmed this, in a statement, yesterday said the suspects were of the same father in the Badariya area of Birnin Kebbi […]

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Married man allegedly kills Abuja girlfriend over abortion

A 29-year-old married man is standing trial before Justice C.O Agbaza at the High Court, Federal Capital Territory, Maitama, Abuja, for allegedly killing his girlfriend, Udo Abigail, for committing an abortion without his consent. Itwas gathered that the deceased was in a romantic relationship with Tamunokopo when she got pregnant. Abigail later found out that […]

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Ondo Amotekun arrests 45 robbery, other suspects

No fewer than 45 persons were arrested by men of the Ondo State Security Network Agency, also known as Amotekun, for allegedly involving in various criminal activities in the state recently. Specifically, the corps mentioned that the suspects were involved in offences which include kidnapping, armed robbery, stealing, snatching of motorbikes, rape among others, and […]

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Abducted 24-yr-old law student rescued; kidnappers arrested in Calabar

Police Inspector General Alkali Baba Usman A combined team of security operatives including the Police, Army and Air-force, have secured the release of the abducted 24-year-old law student in Calabar, Cross Rivers state. Confirming the development on Monday in Calabar, Police Public Relations Officer, PPRO, SP Irene Ugbo disclosed that two out of the five […]

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‘How teenagers kidnapped me on Lagos-Ibadan Long Bridge’

A 24-year-old photographer, Olabode Adekunle, shares with Godfrey George his experience in the hands of kidnappers who abducted him along the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway after his vehicle had a flat tyre. Excerpts: What is your name? My name is Olabode Adekunle. I live in Magboro, Ogun State. I am 24 years old. I am a photographer. […]

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Lagos brothers, accomplice jailed for life over robbery

An Ikeja Special Offences Court has sentenced a domestic worker, Genesis Ezebong, his brother, Micheal and one Ikade Moses, to life imprisonment for armed robbery in the Palm Groove area of Lagos State. Justice Oluwatoyin Taiwo who handed down the verdict, found the trio guilty of the offence of conspiracy and armed robbery preferred against […]

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Ondo police command arrests 4 murder suspects, 6 others

Ondo Police Commissioner, Oyeyemi Oyediran Ondo State Police Command has arrested the suspected killers of a security guard at a petrol filling at Osi and three other murder suspects. A statement by the police spokeswoman in the state, SP Funmilayo Odunlami said they were among ten crime suspects arrested in the state between July and […]

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