Crime

Court convicts fraudster who runs yahoo academy

Justice Peter Kekemeke of the Federal Capital Territory High Court, Nyanya Abuja on Wednesday, March 31, 2021 convicted and sentenced one internet fraudster, Farouk Olamilekan to three months in prison. The defendant who was prosecuted by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, was convicted after he pleaded guilty to …

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Gunmen kill 2, injure 2 in Rivers rival cult clash

Suspected cultists have killed two persons and wounded at least three others in rival cult clash in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. The incidents occurred at two different locations around Victoria, Bende Streets and Lagos Bus Stop, all situated in the Town axis of Port Harcourt. It was learnt that the …

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Gunmen attack Mbieri Police Division in Imo

Unknown gunmen at the early hours of Thursday attacked the Mbieri Police Division in Imo State. The command’s spokesman, SP Orlando Ikeokwu confirmed the attack to newsmen in Owerri on Thursday. He said officers of the Division repelled the bandits after a gun battle, preventing them from carrying out their …

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50 arms-bearing herdsmen arrested by NSCDC in 3 states

Operatives of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), have arrested 50 arms-bearing herdsmen. “We arrested 50 illegally armed herdsmen and realised that some of them are into cattle rustling and kidnapping,’’ Commandant-General of the NSCDC, Dr Ahmed Audi, said on Wednesday in Abuja He made the declaration while …

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Gunmen storm Ibadan quarry site again, abduct three workers

Gunmen suspected to be kidnappers have abducted three people in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital. It gathered that the gunmen kidnapped the three workers at Megabolex Quarry site, Idi Ayunre area of Ibadan. The quarry site located along the Ibadan-Ijebu Ode Road is in Oluyole local government area. It was …

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Anambra Police arrests 6 suspects, recover guns, car, tricycle

Anambra Police Command said it has arrested six suspected criminals involved in unlawful possession of fire arms, stealing and cultism. It recovered a locally made pistol, two live cartridges, one Lexus 330 SUV car and two tricycles. The Police Public Relation Officer DSP Tochukwu Ikenga said the arrests and recoveries, …

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2 robbery suspects lynched in Aba

Two armed robbery suspects said to have been terrorising the Ngwa road axis of Aba, Abia State were lynched by mob. It was gathered that the two robbers were among a three-member armed robbery gang killed during a failed robbery operation at the Obohia area of Aba. According to sources, …

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MASSOB accuses FG of sponsoring terrorist attacks In Igbo Land

Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) has condemned the incessant criminal terrorism and security detoriation in Igbo land. A statement by MASSOB leader, Uchenna Madu alleged that “acts of criminal terrorism by the so called unknown gunmen being perpetrated in our land against government facilities, …

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