Buhari, furious, speaks on Kano school girl murdered by school owner!

It was a furious President Muhammadu Buhari that ordered the police and ministry of justice to ensure that everyone culpable in the murder of five-year-old Hanifa Abubakar is brought to book. Hanifa was allegedly kidnapped for ransom in December 2021 by the proprietor of her school, Abdulmalik Tanko, who eventually killed...... read more

How school proprietor who killed Hanifa, visited parents, wept profusely during her captivity

Apparently to deceive the family, Abdulmalik Mohammed Tanko, the proprietor of Noble Kids Nursery and Primary School, Kwana, Kano, was said to have cried uncontrollably when he visited the the parents of Hanifa Abubakar, the five-year-old pupil of the school.   The riddle surrounding the five-year-old, who went missing in December,...... read more

Married lesbian couple butchered, body-parts left in trashcan

A married lesbian couple, Nohemí Medina Martínez and Yulizsa Ramírez from Texas, United States were tortured and shot dead before their bodies were dismembered and left in two garbage bags after visiting their families in Mexico. According to the Chihuahua State Office of the Attorney General, the bags containing bodies of both women,...... read more

Female virgin commits suicide after she was raped by NGO worker at IDP's camp

Hussarf Abdurauf, a staff of INTERSOS, an international humanitarian organization, has been taken in by Operatives of the Borno State Police Command, for allegedly raping a teenage girl in an Internally Displaced Person (IDP’s) camp. The victim named as Aishatu Muhammed Adamu, was forced into having sex by the suspect, who lured her into his apartment at 303 Housing...... read more

Two dismissed police officers named in busted seven-man armed robbery gang

Two dismissed police officers have been fingered in a seven-members gang of armed robbers, who specialise in hijacking trucks loaded with companies’ goods along the Sagamu-Ijebu-Ode expressway. The syndicate was busted by men of the Ogun State Police Command and seven of them arrested, according to spokesman, Abimbola Oyeyemi, a Deputy Superintendent...... read more

Kanu: Trial stalled as defence team complain of ambush *Case adjourned to Wednesday

Proceedings were again deferred to Wednesday in the trial of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu at the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja. Justice Binta Murtala Nyako, handling the matter, adjourned further proceedings in the case after Kanu complained that the Federal Government failed to promptly serve him the...... read more

TRAGEDY: Father stabbed to death by daughters boyfriend

An angry man who met his daughter and her supposed lover in in a compromising manner has paid with his life in the process of trying to put things right. He was said to have engaged the said man in fisticuffs during the incident at Otu-Jeremi, headquarters of Ughelli South Local...... read more

Obi Cubana in trouble *Real reason NDLEA picked him

Things are not at ease around Obi Iyiegbu, popularly known as Obi Cubana, who was a guest of the  National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) on Thursday, to answer questions linking him with dealing in illicit drugs. The Punch reports that the popular Iyiegbu, who is the Chairman, Cubana group of companies, was grilled for...... read more

Local Government council boss, slumps on his seat, dies

Tragedy struck on Monday, in Akwanga Local Government Council in Nasarawa State as the Chairman, Emmanuel Leweh slumped and died right inside his office, reports say.   It was gathered that the deceased who was rushed to the hospital could not make it, after slumping shortly after addressing senior staff of the council...... read more

Police arrests man for engaging salesgirl in marathon forced sex at gunpoint

Patrick Odey, alleged to have raped a 21-year-old salesgirl, is currently speaking with operatives of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Police Command in Abuja, where he is currently being detained. The victim, it was gathered, recently started working at a garden in Orozo in the Angwansarki area of Abuja and lives in one of...... read more

Fleeing armed robber shoots colleague dead *Amotekun arrests ringleader

In a strange turn of events, a member of a three-man gang has reportedly shot his colleague dead while fleeing from operatives of the Ondo State Security Network codenamed Amotekun Corps. The robbers had successfully robbed passengers travelling from Lagos to Abuja at Ifira-Akoko axis of Akoko South East Local Government...... read more

BREAKING: Ebonyi PDP spokesman arrested by Ebubeagu for cybercrime, slumps in court

There is a growing concern over the fate of the spokesman for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ebonyi State, Nwoba Chika Nwoba after he slumped in the premises of the state Magistrate Court, on the heels of his arraignment. Nwoba, who had been in police detention since Sunday when members of...... read more

TRAGEDY: How kidnappers killed Shell staff after collecting N5million ransom

The family of Ojonimi Ossai, an official of Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC), has been thrown into deep grief after the oil worker was killed by kidnappers after collecting N5million ransom. It was learnt that late Ojonimi Ossai was on his way the burial ceremony of his father in-law at Igala Mela/Odolu local government of...... read more

Kaduna shuts two Islamic schools over rape of girl, six, impregnating of another, 12

The Kaduna State Schools Quality Assurance Authority (KSSQA) on Friday, shut down two Islamiyah schools indefinitely over alleged rape of a six-year-old girl and impregnating of another. While one of the schools, Madrasatul Ulumul Deeniya wa Tahfizul Qur’an, located in Rigasa, was closed over the alleged rape in the school premises,...... read more

Be careful! New Nigerian law reveals how men can rape their wives

A former Publicity Secretary of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Benin branch, Mr Douglas Ogbankwa, yesterday said a husband can be held liable for the rape of his wife, if he touches her inappropriately. Ogbankwa stated this in a chat with reporters, following arguments as to whether it is possible for...... read more

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