July 13, 2024

July 13, 2024

Alleged Leader Of Nigerian Email Fraud Group Has Been Captured, Interpol Says

Interpol said Wednesday that it struck a major blow against a cybercrime group known for business email compromise (BEC) scams aimed at stealing money from companies around the world.   The international law enforcement agency announced that the cybercrime unit of Nigeria’s national police arrested a 37-year-old Nigerian man suspected to be the leader of […]

Two Killed As Rival Cults Clash In Ogun

Three persons were reportedly killed in Ogun State on Tuesday as some suspected cultists engaged one another in Abeokuta, the State capital.   The clash was as a result of the gruesome killing of a suspected Aiye cult member on Sunday.   It was learnt that the victim’s colleagues went on rampage in an attempt […]

Two Suspected Criminals Nabbed By Police In Bayelsa

Operatives of the Bayelsa State Police Command have arrested two suspected armed robbers and recovered a Barretta pistol in their possession.   It was learnt that the arrested suspects are part of a notorious gang that has been terrorising Yenagoa, the state capital.   A statement signed by the state’s Police Public Relations Officer, SP […]

Buhari Condemns Killing Of Innocent Nigerians In South-East

…Vows To Take Tough Response   President Muhammadu Buhari has warned those killing innocent people in the southeast to expect a tough response from security forces.   He condemned the viral videos circulating of innocent people being killed describing it as wild and barbarous.   “In the issuance of his very strong condemnation of these […]

Train Attack: Relatives Cry Out As Terrorists Threaten To Kill Victims In Seven Days

Family members of the Kaduna train attack have raised concern over threats by the terrorists to kill the victims if the Federal Government fails to yield to their demands after seven days.   The devastated relatives of the abductees said the terrorists have spoken to them directly, and are demanding the release of their eight […]

Gunmen Storm Catholic Church In Katsina, Kidnap Two Priests, Others

Four persons, including two Catholic priests, have been abducted by gunmen in Kafur Local Government Area of Katsina State, Northwest Nigeria.   The clergymen are the Mai Kanbu Parish Priest, Father Stephen Ojapah, and Father Oliver along with two of their visitors.   Sources said that the terrorists invaded St. Patrick Catholic Church at Gidan […]

Plane Seen On Lagos Road Didn’t Crash-Land – FAAN

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has reacted to the plane found in Lagos.   There were speculations that it crash-landed Tuesday evening.   The aircraft, which had missing wings, caused a gridlock on the Ikeja-Agege road.   In a terse statement posted on its social media handles, FAAN told Nigerians to disregard the […]