The Rivers State Police Command says it has arrested two notorious armed
robbers who confessed to have been involved in series of armed
robberies and kidnappings in Port Harcourt and environs. The Police
also said the suspected notorious robbers also confessed to the recent
gruesome murder of...
LAGOSState Government has approved the
construction of flyover bridges for two of the state’s high-density
traffic zones – Ajah roundabout and Abule Egba junction. The two major
projects were approved by the.....
There was drama at Ejigbo Magistrates’ court in Lagos State western
Nigeria, on Tuesday after a 22-year-old man who was arrested and charged
before the court did the unthinkable by jumping off the court’s storey
building to evade trial. The suspect, Tomiwa Bolaji, had already beat the
court security guards and was attempting to escape through the
adjoining street close to the court premises.
Both the court registrar,
security guards and police officers present pursued him and later.....
Photo: Left - Babatunde Omoyeni | Right - Samson Eletu
Babatunde Omoyeni, a web designer who planned to spend his Christmas and New Year celebrations in the United States of America, has been killed in Lagos over N50.
He was to travel on December 10.
After obtaining all travel documents, the 38-year-old decided to go clubbing with his friends on Saturday. He was returning when he had a disagreement with a bus conductor over the N50 fare and was stabbed to death.
According to Punch Metro, a police source revealed that angry residents almost lynched the conductor, who was identified as Samson Eletu.
He was reportedly saved by a community leader, who took him to the Aguda Police Division.
The source said, “The victim was returning home after a party when he entered the bus.
“He gave the conductor N500, but the conductor told him he didn’t have N450 change, because the fare was N50.
“When they got to the bus stop, the man demanded his change and that started a fight.
“An Alfa in the bus intervened and separated them. But the conductor, who was still.......
The viral photo posted on the social media captured who a foreigner or a white man seen urinating in public without any fear of being arrested. The most worrisome part of it is that the man was comfortably urinating near a police sign post in Lagos. By the way someone said the photographer would have confronted the law breaker instead, maybe hand him over to the law. SHAME!
Students of the Adekunle Ajasin University Akungba Akoko (AAUA) have
asked the institution’s authorities to investigate the circumstances
that led to the untimely death of their colleague, Ewaworin Oluwamuyiwa,
or face a student uprising.
The students allege that a university paramilitary organization,
known as the Cadet Corps, beat Mr. Oluwamuyiwa, a 400 level final year
student of the Psychology Department, to death on campus.
On Monday, several students close to the deceased informed
SaharaReporters that a leader of the Cadet Corps, Adeola Adedoyin (AKA
“Iron Body”), commaned the squad responsible for torturing Mr.
Oluwamuyiwa to death.
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Former Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF),
Anyim Pius Anyim, has raised the alarm over a perceived threat to his
life and property. He has asked President Muhammadu Buhari for extra
In a petition over a publication by Sahara Reporters, in which the
online medium on December 2, stated that Anyim was under......
Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, paid a visit to Bama and Konduga in Borno state, over the weekend.
The Minister, who visited war-torn areas of the towns, also paid a visit to an Internally Displaced Persons camp. After getting ‘humbled‘ by the visit, Lai Mohammed partook in a few push-ups with Army officers.
Ex-Kano Pillars player, Abdul Haruna (Chacha), died yesterday evening after slumping during a football match in Kano. The 27-year-old forward was playing for Kano Professionals against a selected amateur team in a.......
The Department of State Services (DSS) on Sunday said it has arrested two of its five officers who participated in armed robbery attack on a Bureau de Change in Abuja on November 20 and made away with N310 million naira.
A statement by the agency’s spokesperson, Tony Opuiyo said, while three of the DSS staff are now at....
Brigadier General Cecilia U. Akagu and Brigadier General Clifford B.
Wanda are Nigeria’s first married army officers to attain the same rank
of Brigadier General.
Brigadier General Akagu is from Ankpa in Kogi State while her husband is from Enugu Ngwo in Enugu State.
Brigadier General Wanda joined the Nigerian Army in the mid-1980s, and he......
Nigeria's secret police said it had detected cells of Boko Haram
militants planning major attacks on the nation's capital, Abuja. A press
statement by the Department of State Security signed by Tony Opuiyo
listed several arrests of suspicious activities of persons with links to
the terrorist group.
See full details below:
This is to inform the general public that the Boko Haram terrorist
group has continued to establish and operate sleeper cells whose (sole)
mandates are to conduct surveillance and carry out subsequent attacks in
the FCT. This disclosure has become necessary following the arrests of
the sect’s members who migrated from various conflict theaters in the
North East to the FCT in order to enable them to capitalize on the
excitement of the yuletide season to launch attacks in the city.
The police in Ekiti State have arrested three persons in connection with a robbery attack on a retired United States Naval officer, Mrs. Titilope Ayeni-Are.
The woman had just arrived Nigeria from the US after being away for over 12 years. She was due to resume her new role as a lecturer in one of the tertiary institutions in the state when the incident occurred.
The first robbery attack occurred on Sunday, August 9 when......
"This is such a big disgrace. How can one who claims to be working for God be caught in such a shameless and disgusting act", according to the publisher of the video.
To cut the long story short, a Congolese UK-based Pastor as seen in the video has been caught on top the matrimonial bed of
one of his member’s house. The pastor was reported to had been
pestering a member's wife for sex, whilst at the same time spreading malicious and false statements, prophecies against the woman's husband.
It was reported that the
woman pretended to have taken the bait for the sex but instead she and her husband set a trap for the promiscuous and randy pastor inside their house where he was caught pants down getting ready for sex.The woman's husband and family after dealing physically with the pastor, reported him to the church and the church has subsequently kicked him out of the church.
A French TV show has stunningly claimed that Portuguese star Cristiano Ronaldo is in a gay relationship with Moroccan kickboxer Badr Hari.
Members of Touche pas à mon, including French journalist Daniel Riolo, spoke at length about Ronaldo’s personal life, stating that the Real Madrid forward “takes three or four jet trips a week to see a friend in Morocco to cuddle”, that friend allegedly being Hari. The audience of this show, hosted by Estelle Denis, is rumoured to be around 400,000.
The two have been pictured on holiday together multiple times, with reports coming out of Spain that his club Madrid are becoming concerned at his regular trips to Morocco as his form in La Liga has suffered.
Ronaldo has not exactly hidden away his involvement with Hari. He uploaded a picture of him being lifted by the kickboxer with the caption, “Just married. Always there to pick you up, bro”.
The claims come after Cristiano recently split up with model girlfriend Irina Shayk, and has been linked with a number of new women in his life since the break-up.
There’s heightened apprehension in Jos, Plateau state, as a lion
managed to escaped from the Jos Wild Life Park on Wednesday morning Dec, 02, 2015.
John Doy, the Acting General Manager, Plateau Toursim Corporation,
said he’s alerted all security agencies to assist in the lion’s
Doy revealed that the lion which had been caged since 1972, escaped “at about 8 a.m. while it was being fed”.
However, according to the news making the rounds, the lion that escaped from the Jos, wildlife has been captured, killed and eaten by the locals in Jos, Plateau state Nigeria. The photo of the dead Lion has been circulating on the social media since it was first reported to have been captured and killed by the locals.
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