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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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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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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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Suspected thief breaks into Lawmaker’s office inside National Assembly complex and steals US dollars and Office equipment

A young Nigerian simply identified as Kabiru was arrested at the National Assembly complex after he allegedly snuck his way into the office of a member of the House of Representatives and carted away dollars and other valuable items in the process. According to SaharaReporters, the incident happened yesterday October 9 at 2:30pm when the […]

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Young man escapes death after being attacked by suspected ritual killer in Ibadan

A 27-year-old man is lucky to be alive after he was attacked by a suspected ritual killer in Ibadan, the Oyo state capital. It was gathered that the incident happened in the early hours of Tuesday, Septemeber 29, around Obafemi Awolowo stadium. According to an eye witness, Wole Williams, the victim suddenly ran out of […]

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Suspected car thief paraded after being nabbed with stolen Toyota Hilux in Nasarawa

A 38 year old Solomon Onyino has been arrested by the Police in Nasarawa for allegedly stealing a Toyota Hilux vehicle at Kurudu, Abuja. Spokesperson of the command, ASP Ramhan Nansel, who disclosed this in a statement on Sunday, September 27, said the suspect was arrested by police personnel attached to Akwanga Division, who were […]

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Suspected thief nearly lynched for allegedly stealing Plasma TV in Abuja

A 23-year-old man identified as Ejiofor was nearly killed by a mob after he was allegedly caught stealing a Plasma TV in Wumba village, Abuja. It was gathered that on Thursday, September 24, the suspect sneaked into the home of one Mrs Comfort when she went to buy something by the roadside. When the woman’s […]

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Protest in Osogbo as SARS officers allegedly chase three suspected internet fraudsters to their death (photos)

Young men in Osogbo, Osun state took to the streets to protest after three suspected internet fraudsters were allegedly chased to their death by SARS officers today September 15. According to eyewitnesses, the young men were riding in their car when the SARS officers attempted to stop them. They refused to stop and the SARS officers […]

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Police arrest suspected child traffickers in Anambra and rescue eight stolen children (photos)

The police in Anambra state have arrested five members of a child stealing/trafficking syndicate operating in the state and rescued eight stolen children suspected to have been stolen from different states including a fifteen-year-old pregnant girl. In a statement released today September 15, Haruna Mohammed, the spokesperson of the state police command, said on Sunday, September […]

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Suspected Fulani militia hacks final year Poly student to death in Kaduna

A final year student of Nuhu Bamali Polytechnic, Zaria, Isaac Thomas, 24, was brutally murdered by supected Fulani militia in Atakmawei, Zamandabo ward, in Atyap Chiefdom, Zangon Kataf Local Government Area (LGA) in Southern Kaduna. National Public Relations Officer of the Southern Kaduna People’s Union (SOKAPU), Mr. Luka Binniyat, who confirmed the incident in a […]

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Police arrest suspected child trafficker in Anambra, rescue 12 children (photos)

Nkechi Odinye, 55, pictured above, have been arrested by the police in Anambra state for allegedly running a syndicate that traffics children in the state. A statement released by the spokesperson of the state police command, Haruna Mohammed, said Nkechi was arrested following the confessional statement made by three other child traffickers that were arrested in October […]

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Lady killed, her baby injured as police chase suspected ‘Yahoo Boy’ in Benin .

A 29 year old mother, has lost her life in an auto crash that occurred along Airport Road, Benin City, Edo State, while her one-year and five months old baby is in critical condition at a private hospital, Vanguard News is reporting. The younger mother identified as Mrs Grace Obajay  who would have been celebrating […]

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Suspected serial killer in Ibadan escapes from police custody

The Oyo State Police Command has announced the escape of the prime suspect in connection with the serial ritual killings of over five persons in Akinyele, Moniya in Ibadan. Recall that the prime suspect, 19-year-old Sunday Shodipe, was paraded before newsmen on July 17. The State Commissioner of Police, CP Joe Nwachukwu Enwonwu, disclosed this […]

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Suspected killers of village head, kidnappers of CAN chairman and others arrested in Nasarawa

27 suspected kidnappers and robbers have been arrested by the Nasarawa State Police command. Among the suspects arrested in different locations in the state are suspected killers of the village head of Odu community in Nasarawa Local Government Area, Amos Obere. The suspects who were arrested at a drinking joint in Nasarawa town where they […]

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Police parades 19-year-old Sunday Shodipe, suspected serial killer of Barakat Bello, others in Oyo (photos)

The Oyo state police command today paraded a 19-year-old man, Sunday Shodipe, suspected spearhead the killing of Barakat Bello and four others in Akinyele Local Government, Ibadan, Oyo State capital. Recall that there have been lots of killings within the local government in recent times. Notable among them is the rape and murder of Bello […]

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EFCC arrests UNIPORT undergraduate and his girlfriend for suspected internet fraud following FBI’s petition (photos)

Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Benin Zonal Office on Thursday, July 16, 2020, arrested a 22-year old Computer Science Undergraduate of the University of Port Harcourt, Kenneth Gift, his girlfriend, Dandy Spice and mother, Dorah Aninah for suspected internet fraud in Agbor, Delta State. A statement released by the agency says […]

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Suspected cultists allegedly abduct 20 year old girl in Bauchi; tell her father they only need her virginity and not his money

A 20-year-old Pharmacology student at the Bauchi State University, Patience Emmanuel have been abducted by suspected cultist  and informed her father that all they need is her “virginity” and not his money. Narrating his ordeal to newsmen, Mr. Emmanuel Kushi, who is a civil servant, said his daughter whom he described as a well-behaved girl, […]

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Two men arrested with 36 ATM cards suspected to have been stolen in Niger(photo)

Men of the Niger state police command have arrested two men, Victor Okebugwu, 32, and James Amaonye, 33, for being in possession of 36 ATM cards suspected to have been stolen from members of the public. A statement from the police command spokesperson, ASP Wasiu Abiodun, says on June 5, police Intelligence Operatives on Bank […]

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Civil Engineer shot dead by suspected assassins in Enugu

A Civil Engineer identified as Okwudili Kingsley Ugah has been shot and killed by suspected assassins in Enugu. Spokesperson for the Enugu State Police Command, Daniel Ndukwe, who confirmed the incident said the police have commenced investigation in order to arrest the perpetrators of the crime. Ugah who hailed from Imezi-Owa in Ezeagu local government […]