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‘Suspected ritualist attempted to lure three minors’

It was gathered that the BSVS operatives, stationed at the roundabout, noticed that at about 5pm on Monday, the suspect was engaging the minors in a suspicious conversation while making several phone calls

NDLEA arrests Indian with 134,700 bottles of smuggled codeine

The suspect had loaded the consignment into trucks in Cotonou, Benin Republic, and drove through the land borders via Niger Republic before entering Sokoto state at the Illela border

‘No criminal case has been established against Kyari’

By Our Correspondent Contrary to some reports in some section of the media, no criminal case has been...

Police arrest three suspects for allegedly, stealing, vandalising MTN mast in Ogun

Recovered from the suspects are seven backup batteries valued at N3 million, rectifier module and their operational vehicle with registration number AAA 779 XL,”

Guest, 52, left horrified after finding ‘soiled knickers’ behind bed in room of popular hotel

The 52-year-old, who slammed the hotel's hygiene standards, also reported finding a "disgusting amount" of dust and old bits of food.

Police arrest father who allegedly raped 3-yr-old daughter in Bauchi

The suspect was arrested and investigation is ongoing. which the suspect will be charged to court,”

Primary school teacher gets life imprisonment for defiling five-year-old pupil

She sentenced the defendant to life imprisonment for the offence of rape as prescribed by Section 3 of the Jigawa State Penal Code Miscellaneous Amendment, 2014

Gunmen kidnap DPO, demand N50m ransom in Edo

The incident occured on Friday night when the DPO was ambushed by armed men while he was driving in his private vehicle along the old Auchi-Ekperi- Agenebode road.

Zamfara: Police arrest woman with 991 ammunition for bandits

Fatima, an indigene of Kaura Namuda, is said to specialise in supplying arms and ammunition to hoodlums operating within the northwestern states.

INTERPOL declares 24-year-old Nigerian woman wanted over ₦5.3 billion scam

A warrant of arrest issued for Ms Onyia by the Lagos Division of the Federal High Court and seen by newsmen said she is wanted for obtaining money under false pretence and pretending to be a staff of the Central Bank of Nigeria

Mother of three almost lynched for stealing goat in Osun

“I have a peculiar way of catching the animals. I usually carry some dried peel of cassava in a plastic basket so when I look round and find no one in sight, I put down the basket. Goats find it attractive and while feeding on it I catch and tie them. Anyone I meet on the way would think I bought it from the owner,"

Police arrest eleven suspected drugs dealers in Jigawa

a Team of Policemen while on surveillance after intelligence report led patrol, raided criminals hideouts and succeeded in arresting the suspects.

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Emefiele must quit, INEC materials are kept in CBN gov’s custody – Lawyer

“According to Section 9 of the CBN Act, 2007, the apex bank governor must not venture into any other vocation while in office and must resign in writing to the President if he nursed such intention. There are more than enough reasons Emefiele must go now for the credibility of the bye-elections, the Ekiti and Osun governorship elections as well as the 2023 elections.”

Legal tussle as APC orders aspirants to sign ‘WITHDRAWAL LETTER’ along with nomination forms

Explaining why the ruling party inserted a withdrawal sheet for aspirants that procured nomination and expression of interest forms, APC’s National Publicity Secretary, Mr Felix Morka, in a chat with newsmen argued that the measure was in tandem with the party’s constitution and the Electoral Amendment Act 2022.

NDLEA uncovers N22Billion worth of Tramadol imported by Ukatu

Ukatu through his Mallinson Group of companies imported into the country two-conatiner loads of five different brands of Tramadol in October 2019 through the Apapa ports in Lagos. All the evidences so far gathered show that the imported Tramadol brands were far above the threshold permitted to be imported into Nigeria.

Why EFCC must investigate all public officers that procured APC presidential form with 100M

It is on this note that I call on the EFCC and all other concerned government agencies in Nigeria to do the needful and investigate the Ministers and others who subsequently purchase the APC Presidential nomination and interest form for ₦100 million because it raises a clear suspicion as to the sources of their wealth especially considering the office being aspired to pays less salary cumulatively in a single tenure than the actual cost of declaration. Failure of the EFCC to investigate the source of their respective N100M will set a dangerous precedent and only send a message to the world that the agency’s is weak and has compromised on its primary mandate. The agency must fine-comb through the candidacy and campaign of all of the presidential aspirants notably those in the APC who have not batted an eyelid in paying the ransom called the nomination fee of their party.