Crime News

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 […]


Armed robbers attack bank in Ekiti and cart away millions of Naira

A six-man robbery gang attacked a bank in Iyin-Ekiti in Irepodun/Ifelodun local government area of Ekiti state today Friday, October 2, carting away millions of Naira. According to reports, the robbers who were armed with sophisticated weapons stormed the bank around 3.30pm and blasted the security doors with an explosive device suspected to be dynamite. The robbers reportedly operated for […]


Man killed as armed robbers open fire on travellers along Okene-Lokoja highway

Friends and family has been thrown into  mourning after a traveler identified as Muhammed Jamiu, was killed when armed robbers opened fire on commuters along the Okene-Lokoja-Abuja highway.   It was gathered that the incident which happened on Sunday, September 13, around 6pm, resulted in drivers abandoning their vehicles. A policeman at the nearby checkpoint was […]