Lady And Her Husband Kidnap, Killed Her Boss After Collecting N15m Ransom In Ogun

A woman, Okereke Olufunmilayo, who was the Manager at a building materials store, has been arrested for allegedly kidnapping and killing his employer, Otunba Abayomi Ajayi Smith, the Director of Rolak Hotel Ijebu-Ode, Ogun State. Olufunmilayo was said to have perpetrated the act with the aid of her husband, Larry Adebayo Adewumi and one Adebowale […]

SSS Withdraws Suit Against Sheikh Gumi’s Aide Tukur Mamu

The State Security Services (SSS), on Thursday, withdrew a suit filed at the Abuja Division of the Federal High Court to detain the former terrorists’ negotiator, Tukur Mamu, for 60 more days after his arrest. SSS’ counsel, A.M. Danlami, told Justice Nkeonye Maha shortly after the matter was called for hearing. The suit, marked: FHC/ABJ/CS/1619/2022 […]

JTF Nabs Two Suspected Kidnappers In Ekiti, Ransom Recovered

A Joint Task Force, JTF, established to protect Kogi/Ekiti border area arrested two suspected kidnappers that held four victims hostage for days. The JTF, made of combined forces of the military, police, Amotekun corps and local hunters, under operation Eradicate Bandit at the Borders of Rural Ajoni Communities (EBBORAC), also recovered part of the N3 […]

Police Arraign Sales Rep For Stealing Beverages

A 24-year-old man, David Clement, was on Thursday arraigned before a Kaduna chief magistrates’ court for allegedly stealing beverages worth N1 million from a supermarket. The police charged Mr Clement, who lives in Barnawa, Kaduna, with theft. The prosecution counsel, Insp Chidi Leo, told the court that the defendant committed the offence on November 14 […]

Police Nab 61- Years-Old Fake AIG In FCT

The Federal Capital Territory Police Command says it has arrested an alleged serial fraudster who specialized in impersonating legal practitioners and senior law enforcement officers to defraud unsuspecting members of the public. A statement titled “FCT police arrest 61 years old fake assistant Inspector General of Police” issued on Wednesday by the command’s spokesman, DSP […]

Police Deny Shooting Ikirun Residents Over Osun Kingship Crisis

The Osun State Police Command has denied allegations that its personnel shot at members of the public during Wednesday’s resurgence of the kingship crisis in Ikirun town. The ongoing kingship tussle in the ancient town took a turn for the worse on Wednesday as one Lukuman Omoola, who was said to be a prince from […]

Bandits Storm Zamfara, Kill 19

No fewer than 19 villagers have been killed by armed bandits in Riyoji village of Birnin Tsaba District of Zurmi Local Government Area in Zamfara State. A resident of the community, Muhammad Hassan, said that the terrorists stormed the community at the wee hours of Wednesday and started shooting sporadically. Speaking further, Hassan explained that […]