BREAKING: Lagos police boss storms home of 18-year-old admission seeker killed by officer

The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu, on Monday, paid a condolence visit to the bereaved family of the late Monsurat Ojuade who was shot dead at Ijeshatedo, Surulere, by a police sergeant attached to the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department, Yaba. The CP also assured the family that...... read more


BREAKING: NDLEA in another major haul *Intercepts multi-million naira heroin, codeine

A major haul by the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has led to the seizure of over 24, 311 kilograms of heroin and codeine as well as the Arizona and Colorado variants of cannabis at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, (MMIA), Ikeja and the Tincan Seaport, Apapa, Lagos state. One...... read more


Nigerian fraudster to spend four years in prison for duping old women with love promises

Afeez Adebara, a Nigerian fraudster is to spend the next four years in US prison over false romance promises to old women, after pleading guilty before a court in the Northern District of Oklahoma on Friday. The court sentenced Adebara for managing a group of money launderers in an online romance scam that...... read more


We’re shocked! Police move after officer beating up lady in viral video

The unidentified mobile police officer, seen pummeling a lady in a video that went viral some few hours ago, is currently in deep soup from his superiors, completely scandalised by his unprofessional behaviour. Daniel Ndukwe, Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP), spokesman for the Enugu State Command, where the incident took place,...... read more


30-year-old man sent to prison for inserting iron rod inside victim after rape attack

For allegedly inserting an iron rod in the private part of a victim he reportedly raped, one Gboyega Ogunlola is to remain in the custody of the prison walls for now on the orders of an Ado Ekiti Chief Magistrate’s Court. The court, had on Friday slammed the order on the...... read more


BREAKING: Nnamdi Kanu's Lawyer slams suit on SSS DG over 'human rights violation'

The Director General of the State Security Services (SSS) and the agency have been sued by an Abuja based lawyer, Maxwell Opara, over alleged violation of the fundamental human rights. Consequently, Opara, a lawyer to the detained leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, had in a suit...... read more


Notorious ex-militant, 'general iron' gunned down in Cross River

Notorious ex-militant, Mr Thomas Obi Tawo, also known as ‘general’ Iron, who was given amnesty by the Cross River state government and appointed special adviser to Governor Ben Ayade on forest security, alias ‘general Iron,’ has been butchered in his country home, Oku-Bushuyu, in Boki local government area. According to Blueprint, Tawo...... read more


BREAKING: 3 Americans arrested for 'smuggling weapons' into Nigeria

A federal grand jury has returned an indictment charging three Maryland men for the federal charges of conspiracy, violation of the Arms Export Control Act and the Export Reform Control Act, related to the export of firearms and ammunition from the United States to Nigeria, Peoples Gazette is reporting.   Charged...... read more


BREAKING: EFCC arrests ex-Abia gov, Theodore Orji

Former governor of Abia State, Senator Theodore Orji, has been arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja. The ex- governor, who has been on the commission’s watch list, was intercepted at about 10 am this morning and brought to the headquarters of the...... read more


Teenager, 14, found dead in Delta hotel

A 14-year-girl identified simply as Favour has reportedly drowned and died at Manuex Place Hotel swimming pool along Jakpa road in Effurun, Uvwie local government area of Delta state. It was gathered that the incident occurred on Sunday afternoon. Sources at the sene of the incident said, "the teenager, (Favour Appiah)...... read more


BREAKING: Fate of detained Igboho's men uncertain, as judge travels abroad

The 12 detained aides of Yoruba Nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo, popularly known as Sunday Igboho, may have to remain behind bars in spite of meeting all their bail conditions, as Justice Obiora Egwuatu of the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, who is currently hearing their matter, has reportedly travelled out...... read more


Policemen extort feeding money from two students *RULAAC demands return of N186,400

Rule of Law and Accountability Advocacy Centre (RULAAC), is demanding that the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosun order the return of N186,400 extorted by policemen under the command from two students on Sunday afternoon. The two students of Alex Ekwueme Federal University, Ikwo (FUNAI), Ebonyi State, were heading to...... read more


TRAGEDY: More than 80 hit in another mass shooting in the US

America has endured yet another bloody weekend of gun violence, with at least 82 people shot and  13 killed across Chicago, Philadelphia and NYC alone.   Chicago was the worst hit, with at least 52 shootings recorded, and five killed - including a 7-year-old girl - from Friday afternoon to Sunday evening....... read more


Coalition of 52 Northern group points out flaws in Kyari’s indictment, writes US

A coalition of 52 different groups in northern Nigeria, have joined in the effort to save Abba Kyari, Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) and former Head of the Intelligence Response Team (IRT), of the Nigerian Police Force, from the impending hammer of the US, currently hanging on above his head. The...... read more


'Rape': Again, Judge's absence stalls Baba Ijesha's trial

The trial of Nollywood actor, Olanrewaju James, alias Baba Ijesha in the alleged rape scandal could not hold on Wednesday due to the absence of the presiding judge, Justice Oluwatoyin Taiwo. Whirlwindnews.com.ng recalls that after granting him bail at the last sitting, the Ikeja Special Offences Court Wednesday adjourned his trial till September 27, 2021. ...... read more


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