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Seven suspects arrested over kidnap of Plateau ex-Governor Dariye’s father

“The 26-member criminal gang to which the suspects allegedly belong, had reportedly been carrying out armed robbery and kidnapping in Bokkos LGA.

Notorious ‘one chance’ robbers arrested in Abuja

Exhibits recovered include one green colour Golf 3 and two mobile phones.

N525m fraud: EFCC arrests man for duping Yoruba monarch

Gora, through one of his front companies, Gracious Environ Workers and Planners Nigeria Limited, allegedly obtained N525million from the Onijimo of Ijumo-Jesa, Kabiyesi Jacob Esan.

20-year-old boy jailed 30days in Ilorin for alleged internet fraud

” That you Oke Gideon, (Jenna Cherry) between August 2020 and September 2020, in Ilorin within the jurisdiction of this honourable court, with intent to defraud, did obtain 150 US dollars, with a gift from one Bradley Miller under the false pretence that you are Jerry Cherry, a white female from Las Vegas, United States of America, which you knew to be false and thereby committed an offence punishable under Section 1(3) of Advance Free Fraud and other fraud-related offences Act 2006.”

Nurse allegedly pierces newborn’s eye to avenge mother’s deeds in Sokoto

“The hospital received a complaint letter from the mother of a newborn baby girl delivered at the hospital, alleging that a nursing officer caused injury to the eyes of her baby.

We buy human parts from cemetery attendants for N5,000 ― suspects confess

” I later received a call from Opeyemi that his brother said he should collect the human parts from me, which I delivered to him and he gave me five thousand naira.”

Man, 45, beats wife to death over N2,000 in Benin

“My father locked us (children) inside the room and went out to pounce on my mother where she was lying down outside, already weak from the previous beating.

29 year old cobbler sentenced to life imprisonment for raping minor

Dr. Femi Ala a medical expert, consultant Gynecologist from the LAUTECH Teaching Hospital, now UNIOSUN Teaching Hospital Osogbo told the court that there was a prolapse and the protrusion of the urethra wall a content of the body which was supposed to be within.

Scam: South African brothers vanish with $3.6 billion in Bitcoin

This is not the first time cryptocurrency scams are happening in South Africa. This comes just after last year’s collapse of another South African Bitcoin trader, Mirror Trading International.

Scam: N220,000 lands estate agent in Magistrate Court

The Prosecutor, ASP Sunday Fatola alleged that the defendant obtained the money from one Adenike Akinkuade on May 27, 2021 about 12 noon at Awoyemi area of Ibadan,

Refrigerator theft: Three men remanded by court for stealing 7 refrigerator

Magistrate S.K. Ariyo, who did not take the plea of the suspects, ordered that they should be kept in Kirikiri Correctional Centre, Lagos.

Man shoots 19-yr-old mentally deranged to death in Enugu

the deceased who was a commercial motorcyclist before he was struck with madness, strayed into Ezeoha’s compound Wednesday morning and accused him of being responsible for his mental illness.

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Nasarawa Police arrest man over powerline vandalisation, recover cables

“The suspect, Haruna Muhammed, 29 years old and a resident of Angwan Kara, Mubi South LGA, was apprehended in his hideout along Mugulvu behind cemetery while waiting for his accomplices,”

30 of 65 private jets in Nigeria owe duties – Customs

The owners of private jets are highly placed Nigerians who should be respected and approached in a manner that provides convenience. That is what these extensions stand for,”

COVID:19: 25 corps members test positive in Gombe

The Commissioner also revealed that all the victims have been quarantined at the Isolation Centre of Infectious Diseases Hospital, Kwadon, Yamaltu/Deba LGA of the State.

Breaking: Nigeria Police IG suspends Abba Kyari, panel begins probe

The SIP will undertake a detailed review of all the allegations against Kyari by the United States Government as contained in relevant documents that have been availed the NPF by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI).