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December 12, 2018 3:18 PM Police arrest LAUTECH final year student for allegedly stabbing boyfriend to death

Men of the Oyo State Police Command on Wednesday, said they have arrested a 23-year-old final year female student of the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomoso, Abiodun Olabisi, for allegedly stabbing a fresh graduate of the university, Adegun Lekan, to death. Olabisi was among suspects who were paraded by the Commissioner of Police 29

December 12, 2018 9:02 AM Okada rider arrested for raping teenage daughter in Lagos

A 58-year-old commercial motorcyclist, identified as Johnson Okon, has been arrested for allegedly defiling his 14-year-old daughter in Ikorodu, Lagos State. The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Edagal Imohimi, who paraded the suspect before newsmen, said that the 14-year-old girl fled their home after she reported the incident to her mother who did not believe 27

December 11, 2018 5:08 PM Nigerian arrested with 218kg of Indian Hemp

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) said it had arrested a man with fake military uniform and 218 kilogramme of substance suspected to be Indian Hemp in Niger. The agency’s Commander in the state, Mrs Sylvia Egwunwoke, told News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Minna on Tuesday that the suspected was nabbed in Makwa, Makwa Local Government Area of the state 30

December 10, 2018 5:06 PM Man nabbed for attempting to burgle Ex-SGF, Babachir’s office

Adamawa Police Command, on Monday, confirmed the arrest of a burglary suspect at former Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr Babachir Lawal’s office, in Yola. Spokesman of the command, Mr Othman Abubakar, a Superintendent of Police, confirmed the arrest to newsmen in Yola, NAN reports. Abubakar said that the suspect who attempted to burgle 36

December 9, 2018 6:42 AM 2019: Ben Bruce reacts as Peter Obi’s account gets frozen, attacks EFCC

Ben Bruce, the Senator representing Bayelsa East has condemned the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for freezing the account belonging to Atiku Abubakar’s running mate, Peter Obi. The Presidential Campaign Organization (PPCO) had on Saturday in a statement cried out over the stoppage of transactions on all accounts belonging to its Vice presidential 25

November 30, 2018 4:03 PM EFCC arrests Lebanese with $2m cash at Abuja airport

Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC has arrested one Abbas Lakis, a Lebanese for money laundering offence. Lakis was picked up at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, following intelligence report that he had on him, undeclared huge sums of monies aboard the Egypt Airline bringing him from the Kano Airport en route 29

November 30, 2018 2:48 PM Police go though on Yahoo boys in Delta, arrest suspected ritualists with fetish items

Determined to put an end to the activities of ‘Yahoo, Yahoo boys’ and ritualists in Delta State, the Delta State Police Command has launched a special squad of detectives to arrest anyone suspected to be a member of any of the groups of fraudsters and ritualists operating across the state. The Commissioner of Police in the state, Mustafa Muhammad, who confirmed 28

November 22, 2018 2:01 PM Police arrest 30-year-old man who specialises in duping bank customers at ATM

The police in Anambra State has arrested Mr Obinna Okafor, a 30-year-old man who specialises in robbing bank customers at Automated Teller Machine, ATM, points, while making withdrawals. The state command’s police public relations officer, SP Haruna Mohammed said Okafor was arrested in Nnewi at an Access Bank branch by men of the force while on patrol 27

November 20, 2018 11:46 AM 26-year-old prophetess’ son remanded in prison for raping 9-year-old girl in Ondo

A 26-year-old man, Friday Akinlaja who was reported to have allegedly raped a nine-year-old girl (name withheld) in Akure, the Ondo state capital has been remanded at the Olokuta Medium Prison. Akinlaja, who is the son of a popular Prophetess of a Pentecostal Church in Akure, committed the offence in Oda area of the state capital. He was said to have been nabbed 34

November 16, 2018 6:01 AM Shittes: Why El-Zakzaky can’t be released – Gov. El-Rufai

The Governor of Kaduna State, Mallam Nasir El- Rufai has provided reasons detained leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, IMN, also known as Shittes, Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky, cannot be set free. El-Rufai said that El-Zakzaky was not being held illegally as widely reported. Recall that the Shittes leader was arrested in 2015, after a confrontation 31