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Anglican bishop suspended for allegedly having sex with wife of another priest

Rufus Adepoju, the Diocesan Bishop of the Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion) of Ekiti West has been suspended over an alleged sexual misconduct.   Announcement of his suspension was conveyed in a letter dated December 11, 2020 and signed by the Primate of the Church of Nigeria, Most Rev Henry Ndukuba.   It was learnt that Adepoju who was allegedly […]

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Graphic: Bandits kill three Zamfara traders, release 9 others after collecting N6m and brand new motorbikes as ransom

Bandits have killed three Zamfara traders and released nine others after payment of N6m and three brand new motorbikes as ransom payment. The 13 traders from the Dansadau community were kidnapped three weeks ago while travelling in an 18-seater bus at Mashayar Zaki along Gusau-Dansadau road, 82 km north of Gusau, the state capital. It was gathered that […]

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55-year-old man arrested with 4 human skulls, hands and jaws in Ogun

A 55-year-old man identified as Yesiru Salisu, has been arrested for being in possession of four human skulls, two dry human hands and three jaws. Ogun police spokesperson, Abimobola Oyeyemi said the suspect who is a resident of 7, Odunsi Street, Ijebu Igbo area was arrested on Monday November 23 after being seen with a bag suspected to […]

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Gunmen kidnap and kill Nasarawa APC chairman

The chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Nasarawa state, Philip Tatari Shekwo, who was kidnapped last night has been murdered. His body was found dumped few meters away from his private residence at Anguwar Bukan -Sidi in Lafia metropolis on Sunday morning. It was gathered that the gunmen armed with sophisticated weapons invaded the chairman’s […]

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19-year-old suspected robber arrested with dummy gun in Lagos

A suspected armed robber identified as Ajayi Lateef has been arrested by the Lagos state police command. The 19 year old was nabbed with a dummy gun, after his gang had allegedly robbed a tricycle at Victoria Island around 1am. Lagos police spokesperson, SP Olumuyiwa Adejobi said the state’s Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu has ordered that the […]

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Man kidnaps and kill his neighbour’s 8-year-old niece in Kano after collecting N500,000 ransom

The Kano State Police Command has arrested a suspected kidnapper, who allegedly killed an 8-year-old girl after collecting N500,000 ransom from her family. Spokesperson of the command, DSP Abdullahi Haruna Kiyawa, who confirmed the arrest on Tuesday, November 17, said the 24-year old suspect, Habibu Sale kidnapped Asiya Tasiu in Chikawa village, Gabasawa Local Government […]

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Lady accused of witchcraft and allegedly caged for three years by her husband and his people rescued in Delta (photos)

A Nigerian mum of eight simply identified as Gladys who was accused of witchcraft and allegedly caged in her home in Orerokpe in Delta state, has been rescued and taken to the hospital. Human rights activist, Harrison Gwamnishu, who shared the story, told LIB that the woman is originally from Ozoro in Delta state but got […]

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Armed bandits reportedly abduct 12 police officers, demand ransom

Gunmen have reportedly abducted 12 Assistant Superintendents of Police (ASPs) who were on their way from Borno state to Zamfara state. Kano-based lawyer, Bulama Bukarti, who shared the story on his Twitter, stated that it was reported on BBC Hausa. The police officers were said to be on their way to Zamfara to conduct a special […]

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40 years old man arrested for allegedly defiling a 13-year-old girl in Kaduna

The Ministry of Human Services and Social Development in Kaduna, has announced the arrest of a 40-year old man for allegedly defiling a 13-year-old girl in the state. The suspect, Musa Hassan was arrested by the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Kaduna State Command. The Ministry said in a statement that the suspect […]

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Police Inspector rapes 13-year-old student in Benue

A Mobile Police Inspector identified simply as John has been arrested and detained at Ugba Police Station over the rape of a 13-year-old female student in Ayilamo, Tombo ward of Logo Local Government Area in Benue State. The community leader in Ayilamo, Hon Wuam Hilega while confirming the incident said the incident occurred at about 5pm on Thursday […]

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Married man sets himself and side chic ablaze in Benue (video)

A tragic incident occurred in Inikpi community of Benue state as a married man set himself and his side chic ablaze in Inikpi community of Benue state. The incident occurred around 6:30pm on Saturday November 14 and the reason is yet to be uncovered at the time of filing this report. While the man died […]

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Man caught making incantations and invocations with fetish items at a cemetery in Rivers state

A man from Akwa Ibom State was caught making incantations and invocations with some fetish items at a cemetery in Rivers State. According to an Adolf Ramsom Pepple who posted the photos and video, the incident happened at Bonny Cemetery in Bonny Local Government Area of the State on Tuesday, November 10. Upon interrogation, the […]

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Teacher arrested for allegedly kidnapping his former pupil in Ogun (photo)

Operatives of the Ogun Police Command have arrested a 29- year- old teacher, Odugbesan Samson, for allegedly kidnapping his eight-year-old pupil identified as Rasaq Akeem. The spokesperson of the state police command, Abimbola Oyeyemi, said Odugbesan, who was a former teacher of the boy, allegedly kidnapped him when the boy went to school in Arifanla […]

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Corpse of female CRUTECH staff found dumped on road in Calabar

The lifeless body of a middle aged woman was found dumped along Musaha lane, off Ekpo Abasi junction in Calabar, the Cross River state capital on Friday morning, November 6. According to CrossRiverWatch, the woman has been identified as Mrs Nkoyo, said to be a staff of the Cross River University of Technology (CRUTECH) while […]

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Businessman strangled to death by househelps in Lagos

Two househelps identified as Biodun and Joseph have been declared  wanted by the Lagos state police command in connection to the death of their boss, Alhaji Rabin Owolabi Oyenuga. It was alleged that the late Alhaji Rabin , a house developer was strangled to death in his home in Ikorodu in the early hours of […]

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Nigerian man narrates how he stopped the police from freeing a suspected pedophile because the mother of the child was unable to ‘pay money to register the case’

A Nigerian man has narrated how he stopped the police from freeing a suspected pedophile because the mother of the child was unable to ‘pay money to register the case’. According to @Deleconcept, the man was apprehended after he allegedly fingered a 5-year-old girl in Festac town, Lagos. He also revealed that the mother of child […]

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Mob sets two suspected robbers ablaze in Edo (graphic photos)

Two men suspected to be armed robbers were beaten and set ablaze by angry residents in Benin City, Edo state. The incident happened in the early hours of Tuesday morning, November 3, near Okah Market, by the Ighodefeyi Road along Sokponba Road, Benin City. It was gathered that the suspected robbers were beaten with clubs […]

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Police parade hoodlum who participated in attacking a police station and went away with the DPO’s uniform

One of the hoodlums who participated in attacking and setting a police station ablaze in Lagos state has been arrested. He was arrested while rocking the uniform of a DPO. He was paraded before newsmen by the Lagos state police command today October 27.

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Soldiers arrest suspected hoodlums for looting NYSC camp in Abuja

Men of The Nigeria Police Force and Nigerian Army  have arrested a number of people for vandalising and attempting to loot properties of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC). Some of the items that were carted away included mattresses, stationeries, boots and uniforms of potential corps members. Speaking at the NYSC Camp, Kubwa in the […]

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18-year-old student of AAU allegedly kidnapped on her way to Kogi

A 200 level student of Ambrose Alli University (AAU) Miss Adebayo Oluwatomiyin Oyiza  was allegedly kidnapped on her way to Kogi state on Monday, October 26, and her kidnappers are demanding for 100 million Naira. The 18 years old , is a Human Nutrition and Dietetic Student of the institution . According to friends of Oyiza, […]