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Man allegedly Robs and Kills Married Woman in Benue after Rape Attempt, Dumps body in well
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Man allegedly Robs and Kills Married Woman in Benue after Rape Attempt, Dumps body in well

The Benue State Police Command has arrested a man who allegedly robbed and strangled a businesswoman to death after alleged rape attempt. It was gathered that the suspect identified as Benjamin Terungwa Agura, had on April 7, 2021, allegedly murdered Ruth Mbachilin, a yam trader, and dumped her body in a well near Uchi Mbakor in Tarka ocal Government Area of Benue State According to reports, the suspect called the deceased on pretext of selling yam to her. When she arrived, he took her to Wanune and from there to to his compound in Uchi Mbakor, where he allegedly killed her. Police operatives arrested Terungwa and after days of interrogation he confessed to the murder and on Friday, April 16,  led the police to the well where the corpse was exhumed. Facebook user, Garshagu Atovig...
Married Kenyan man arrested for allegedly killing his side chick
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Married Kenyan man arrested for allegedly killing his side chick

Detectives from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) Kenya, have arrested a 38-year-old married man over the brutal murder of his girlfriend. The suspect, Evans Karani is accused of murdering 25-year-old Catherine Nyokabi in Witeithie area, Juja in Kiambu County. Juja Sub-County Directorate of Criminal Investigations Officer (DCIO), Richard Mwaura, who confirmed the incident on Friday, April 16, said the suspect attempted to discard Nyokabi’s body on Wednesday but his efforts were thwarted by mud. While transporting Nyokabi’s body in his car, Karani’s vehicle got stuck in mud on Bob Harris road in Juja, forcing him to flee, leaving the body and car behind, the DCI said. Police, who arrived at the scene following a report by locals, verified the car owner...
“I drowned them, I did it as softly as I could”- Mom admits to killing her three young children in chilling jail interview
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“I drowned them, I did it as softly as I could”- Mom admits to killing her three young children in chilling jail interview

A California mom suspected of murdering her three young children before going on a carjacking spree, has confessed to drowning them "as softly as she could" in a chilling jailhouse interview. Liliana Carrillo, 30, claimed she wanted to protect her son and two daughters from their father, who she believes is a human trafficker and would have 'abused them'. Carrillo's kids, Joanna Denton Carrillo, 3, Terry, 2, and 6-month-old Sierra were found dead on Saturday, April 10, by their grandma in her apartment in Reseda, Los Angeles. Their mother had vanished. She was later arrested on suspicion of carjacking, having stolen a truck. She said in her interview that she wanted to drive off of a cliff and kill herself. 'I drowned them. I did it as softly, I don't know how to explain it...
Woman Arrested for allegedly Murdering her Three year old Stepson in Enugu
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Woman Arrested for allegedly Murdering her Three year old Stepson in Enugu

Police Operatives attached to 9th Mile Police Division in the Enugu state police command have arrested 29-year-old Nnenna Egwuagu of Umulumgbe in Udi L.G.A., pictured above, for allegedly administering a noxious substance to her three (3) years old stepson, one Wisdom Egwuagu, thereby causing his sudden death. A statement released by the spokesperson of the state police command, ASP Daniel Ndukwe, states that her husband and father of the deceased child, one Justine Egwuagu, who reported the incident to the Police, alleged that the unusual actions of the suspect towards the child caused his death. ''Preliminary investigation shows that the suspect confessed to having administered the noxious substance to the child. She claimed that her action was due to her husband's inability to t...
Two Men Arrested for allegedly Diverting a Company’s N4.5 Million goods
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Two Men Arrested for allegedly Diverting a Company’s N4.5 Million goods

Men of the Ogun state police command have arrested a 32-year-old man, Mutiu Olaonipekun, a driver at Parkway Investment, a subsidiary of C_WAY Foods and Beverages Company Ota, for allegedly diverting goods worth #4.5 million belonging to the company. The suspect was arrested following a complaint lodged at the Onipanu divisional headquarters by the company that the driver was given a truck loaded with the company's goods on March 15 to deliver somewhere in Isolo Lagos. It was alleged that the driver absconded with the truck as well as the goods and his whereabouts was unknown. A statement released by DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, spokesperson of the state police command, states that upon the report, the DPO Onipanu division, CSP Bamidele Job, detailed his detectives to unravel the myster...
Wanted Drug Baron Nabbed in Nasarawa as NDLEA Intercepts 1,330kg skunk in Edo
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Wanted Drug Baron Nabbed in Nasarawa as NDLEA Intercepts 1,330kg skunk in Edo

Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency NDLEA, have intercepted the most wanted drug baron in Nasarawa state, Sami Ashoko. A statement released by the spokesperson of NDLEA, Femi Babafemi, states that Ashoko, 39, who hails from Ibilo in Akoko Edo area of Edo state, was arrested in Shinge, Lafia based on actionable intelligence. A team of operatives had stormed his warehouse in Lafia and recovered 100 bags of cannabis weighing about 1.1 tons or 1095.3 kg. Babafemi said according to the Commander, Nasarawa State Command of the NDLEA, Justice Arinze, Ashoko is the most wanted drug baron who has been on the watch list in Nasarawa state. Arinze said this seizure has beaten the previous record of 45 bags weighing about half ton recovered in January 2021 as the hi...
Man who once forgave his girlfriend for allegedly getting pregnant for her ex-boyfriend while they were still dating, calls off their 5-yr-old relationship over allegations of cheating
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Man who once forgave his girlfriend for allegedly getting pregnant for her ex-boyfriend while they were still dating, calls off their 5-yr-old relationship over allegations of cheating

A Nigerian man, Dayo Ayoola, has taken to his Twitter handle to call off his five-year relationship with his girlfriend, Omoyele, over allegations of cheating. Dayo in a now-deleted Twitter thread said he met Omoyele while they were in their final year and began a relationship with her that he believed would lead to marriage. He said in the course of their relationship, she confessed to him that she got raped and impregnated by her ex-boyfriend and that she had gotten an abortion done. He said because she was remorseful, he forgave her and continued with their relationship. Dayo in his thread said she left for her Masters abroad in February and only recently discovered that she was seeing someone else. He shared photos of them together on his handle as he called off their relatio...
49-year-old man arrested for allegedly defiling his 12-year-old biological daughter in Ogun; says his wife was becoming old and unattractive
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49-year-old man arrested for allegedly defiling his 12-year-old biological daughter in Ogun; says his wife was becoming old and unattractive

Forty-nine-year-old Ubong Williams Akpan, pictured above, has been arrested by men of Ogun state police command, for unlawfully having carnal knowledge of his 12 years old daughter (name withheld). Akpan was arrested following a report lodged at Itele Ota divisional headquarters by the victim, who reported that her father has been abusing her sexually since when she was seven years old. She stated further that this has being going on for the past five years, and when she realized she could no longer bear it, she decided to report to the police. Confirming the incident, the spokesperson of the state police command, Oyeyemi Abimbola, stated that upon receiving the report, the DPO of Itele ota division, CSP Monday Unoegbe detailed his detectives to the scene where the ...
Police Arrest Four Suspected Kidnappers in Delta, Rescue victim
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Police Arrest Four Suspected Kidnappers in Delta, Rescue victim

The Delta State Police Command has arrested four suspected kidnappers involved in the abduction of one Mr William Aduwoma. The victim was rescued from the kidnappers in a bush at Arhade community, Isoko North Local Government Area of the state by the Divisional police officer Ozoro, CSP Ogedengbe Areguamen and his men. Acting spokesperson of the command, DSP Bright Edafe, who confirmed the latest development in a statement on Friday, April 2, said the suspects abandoned the victim and ran away due to the pressure from the police. "The Commissioner of police Delta state ordered that those suspect must be arrested, so they can be made to face the law, the Divisional police officer Ozoro Division also did not relent," Edafe stated. "After tireless effort by the police, and swi...
Chelsea vs West Brom: I Feel Very Bad Benching you – Tuchel tells Mount
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Chelsea vs West Brom: I Feel Very Bad Benching you – Tuchel tells Mount

  Chelsea coach, Thomas Tuchel has confessed he felt bad keeping Mason Mount on the bench for his team’s clash against West Brom on Saturday and has told him so. Mount was benched on Saturday as his team welcomed relegation battling West Brom at Stamford Bridge on Saturday. However, the Englishman came in the second half with the Blues already 2-1 down and with the veteran defender, Thiago Silva sent off in the 28th minute. Tuchel told BT Sport that he was left with a “very bad feeling” at having to bench the midfielder. Asked specifically about Mount and how important it is he is fresh to take on Porto, Tuchel said, “It’s very important that he’s with us. “I told him, ‘It’s a very bad feeling for me to leave you out, already I want you always on the pitch.’ “...
Kidnappers Abduct, Kill 36-year-old China-based Businessman in Akwa Ibom after Collecting N2m Ransom
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Kidnappers Abduct, Kill 36-year-old China-based Businessman in Akwa Ibom after Collecting N2m Ransom

The Akwa Ibom State Police Command has exhumed the body of a 36-year-old China-based businessman, Onyeka Oliver Ezewulu, who was abducted by kidnappers, killed, and buried in a shallow grave after collecting N2m ransom from his family. Operatives of the Force Intelligence Bureau (FIB) Special Tactical Squad of the Command had stormed the kidnappers den in Mbiaso community in Nsit Ibom Local Government Area of the state on Monday, March 29, and killed three of the hoodlums during a gun battle. It was gathered that the deceased businessman was shot on the leg while attempting to flee when the heavilly armed kidnappers laid ambush close to his house located along Idoro road, in Uyo on March 5, 2021. The gang thereafter bundled their bleeding victim into a White coloured Toyota Camry...
50-year-old Fake Lawyer Arrested in Ogun
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50-year-old Fake Lawyer Arrested in Ogun

A 50 year old man, Azeez Agboola, was on Wednesday, March 31, arrested by men of Ogun state police command, for unlawfully parading himself as a legal practitioner. The suspect, a resident of Oko Afor area of Badagry Lagos state, was arrested while appearing as a counsel before Chief Magistrate B.I Ilo, at the chief magistrate court Agbara. A statement released by the command's spokesperson, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, states that his presentation in court aroused the suspicion of the chief magistrate who invited the police to arrest him for proper interrogation in order to authenticate his claim of being a lawyer. ''Upon his arrest, the suspect was personally interrogated by the Dpo Agbara division SP Dahiru Saleh, and he confessed that though he read law in the university, he has no...
Man Beats his Son to Death Over alleged Theft in Kano
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Man Beats his Son to Death Over alleged Theft in Kano

The police in Kano state has arrested a 40-year-old man, Awaisu Auwalu, for beating his 19-year-old son, Auwalu Awaisu, to death over alleged theft. The spokesperson of the state police command, DSP Abdullahi Haruna, who confirmed this to newsmen, said the father accused his son of stealing from his provision store and used a stick to beat him up mercilessly. Auwalu was later rushed to the hospital where he died while receiving treatment. "On March 27 2021, at about 1700hrs, information received revealed that one Awaisu Auwalu, 'm' 40 years old, of Samegu Quarters Kano, used a stick to beat his son, one Auwalu Awaisu, 'm' 19 years old. Upon receipt, the victim was removed from the scene and rushed to Murtala Mohammed Specialist Hospital Kano. He died on March 29 2021, at about 0...
Police Arrest Suspected Killer of Anti-cult Leader in Delta State
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Police Arrest Suspected Killer of Anti-cult Leader in Delta State

Operatives of the Delta State Police Command have arrested one of the suspected killers of Anti-Cult Volunteer Corps leader in Ndokwa West Local Government of the state, Austine Chinua-Amu. LIB reported that the 38-year-old father of three was shot on Saturday December 3, while returning from a meeting in Kwale. Acting spokesperson of the command, DSP Edafe Bright, who disclosed this in a statement on Tuesday, said the suspect Odili Opochi, was arrested by detectives from Kwale division on Sunday, March 28. "The command has been on the constant trail of those suspected to have murdered one Austin Emu in Kwale on 5/12/2020, and ever since the incidence, constant investigation has been ongoing, series of intelligence gathering with a view to arrest those responsible for the ...
Woman Arrested for Killing her one Month Baby; Blames her Baby Daddy
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Woman Arrested for Killing her one Month Baby; Blames her Baby Daddy

A 35yrs old woman, Sukurat Olajoke has been arrested by men of Ogun state police command after she killed her one month old baby, and dumped the corpse in Ogun river. A statement released by the spokesperson of the state police command, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, says the suspect was arrested, when policemen attached to Enugada divisional headquarters Abeokuta who were on routine patrol with the Dpo SP Baba Hamzat saw the woman throwing something suspicious into the river. The suspicious behavior of the woman, after throwing the object into the river attracted the policemen who quickly apprehended her for questioning. "It was on interrogation that the suspect, who lives at Agboole Alakoye area of Igbo Ora in Oyo state, confessed that what she threw into the river was the...
65-year-old Man Arrested for allegedly Defiling 10-year-old girl in Kwara
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65-year-old Man Arrested for allegedly Defiling 10-year-old girl in Kwara

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) Kwara State Command, has arrested a 65-year-old widower, Samuel Darisa, for allegedly defiling a 10-year-old girl. Spokesperson of the command, Babawale Afolabi, who disclosed this while briefing newsmen at the NSCDC headquarters in Ilorin on Friday, March 26, said the suspect perpetrated the act at Agba dam area, GRA, of the capital where he worked as a security guard. Babawale said that the suspect was arrested after a tip-off by a concerned neighbour who allegedly caught them in the act. He stated that the suspect confessed to have committed the crime, claiming that the minor consented to the act. “He however stated that the minor consented to the affair since it was not only one time he had carnal knowledge of the min...
Grammy Award-winning singer, Grey DeLisle reveals how she mistakenly confessed to her husband that she cheated on him
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Grammy Award-winning singer, Grey DeLisle reveals how she mistakenly confessed to her husband that she cheated on him

Grey DeLisle, a Grammy Award-winning singer, songwriter, and actress, has revealed how her first marriage ended. She said she got married at 19 and was playing Scrabble with her husband when he asked if she had cheated. She immediately started crying and confessed to cheating on him. It was too late by the time she realised he was asking if she had cheated at the game they were playing. She wrote: "I got married at 19 and things ended when we were playing Scrabble. He asked me if I was cheating and I immediately broke down crying and tearfully confessed everything...because I didn’t realize he was talking about the game."
Woman and her four accomplices arrested for brutal murder of her 19-year-old stepson in Akwa Ibom
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Woman and her four accomplices arrested for brutal murder of her 19-year-old stepson in Akwa Ibom

The Akwa Ibom State Police Command has arrested a woman, Christiana Wilson from Eket local government area, who allegedly conspired with four others to murder her 19-year-old stepson identified as Edidiong Wilson. The Commissioner of Police, Andrew Amiengheme, who paraded the suspects before newsmen at the Police Headquarters, Ikot Akpan Abia, Uyo, on Friday, March 26, said the principal suspect, Christiana confessed to the crime. According to Christiana, her stepson failed to return the sum of one hundred thousand naira (N100,000) she gave him to keep for her so she contacted her son-in-law, Saviour Peter who came with other suspects to abduct him. They took him to a bush where they beat him to death and buried the body. "Investigation revealed that the Principal suspect,...
21 Suspects Arrested for Railway Vandalism in Niger State
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21 Suspects Arrested for Railway Vandalism in Niger State

The Niger State Police Command has arrested twenty-one suspects over railway vandalism. Spokesperson of the command, DSP Wasiu Abiodun, who disclosed this in a statement on Wednesday, March 24, said the suspects were arrested at Esheti-Elegi community of Kataeregi, in  Katcha Local Government Area. DSP Abiodun said two suspects, Yusuf Ibrahim,35, of Sabo-Kasuwa Zungeru and Abubakar Makeri, 25, of Kpakungu Minna, were arrested on March 17, by police operatives attached to Kataeregi division. The suspects were arrested with a canter truck with Reg. No. AGR 34 XA loaded with 80 pieces of rail slippers along Kataeregi-Minna road. During interrogation, Abubakar Makeri confessed to have vandalized and stolen the rail tracks at Kataeregi, while he contracted Yusuf Ibrahim who ...
Wanted Serial Killer Apprehended in Ogun
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Wanted Serial Killer Apprehended in Ogun

Men of the Ogun State police command have arrested Suleiman Ganiyu, pictured above, an alleged serial killer and member of Eiye cult group who had been on the wanted list of the Command for a while. Abimbola Oyeyemi, the spokesperson of the state police command said the suspect was arrested following a distress call from Itamerin Comprehensive High School Ago-Iwoye on March 14, that the suspect came to the school premises and started shooting sporadically simply because his younger brother who is a student of the school was beaten. ''Upon the distress call, the DPO Ago-Iwoye, CSP Paul Omiwole led his patrol team to the school but before their arrival, the suspect had ran away. He was subsequently traced to his hideout at Imosan Street Oru-Ijebu where he was eventually apprehended...
11 uspected ritual killers arrested with the skull and other body parts of a woman reportedly abducted in Delta state
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11 uspected ritual killers arrested with the skull and other body parts of a woman reportedly abducted in Delta state

S The Delta State Police Command has paraded 11 suspected ritual killers and members of a kidnapping syndicate with a human skull and other body parts. The State Commissioner of Police, CP Ari Muhammed Ali, paraded the suspects on Wednesday, March 10, at the Police Headquarters in Asaba. Briefing journalists, the CP said the body parts are believed to be that of a 39-year-old woman identified as Joy Osameze, who was reportedly abducted while on her way back from the farm at Abraka Farm Reserve in Obiaruku, Ukwuani Local Government Area of Delta, on February 5, 2021. The incident was reported to the police and five male suspects, namely: Emmanuel Ojibe,18, Osam Ogolime, 21, Ossai Reuben, 22, Odigili Chukwutem, 33, and Ukpaka Confidence, 20, were arrested and transferred to t...
Police Arrest Suspected Member of Notorious Bandit Syndicate that Kidnapped Katsina Village Head and Killed his Brother
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Police Arrest Suspected Member of Notorious Bandit Syndicate that Kidnapped Katsina Village Head and Killed his Brother

The Katsina State Police Command has arrested a member of notorious bandit and kidnap for ransom syndicate, Lawal Umar alias “Bammi”. Spokesperson of the command, SP Gambo Isah, who disclosed this in a statement on Tuesday, March 9, said the suspect confessed to have participated in the kidnapping of village head of Radda, Charanchi LGA in which they shot and killed Radda's younger brother, Alhaji Aminu Umar. "On 25/02/2021 based on a tip off, the Command succeeded in arresting one Lawal Umar, 'M', alias "Bammi", aged 35years of Tsaskiya Village Safana LGA, a notorious bandit and a member of kidnap for ransom syndicate. In the course of investigation the suspect confessed to have participated in several attacks on villages in Safana, Dutsinma and Charanchi LGA of Katsina State," ...
Woman Kills her ex-boyfriend Because he Refused to pay for her Boob job Costing $1,800
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Woman Kills her ex-boyfriend Because he Refused to pay for her Boob job Costing $1,800

A woman shot dead her ex-boyfriend because he refused to pay for her boob job. Cristina D'Avila Teixeira Rodrigues, aged 24, was arrested in Brazil for allegedly executing businessman Paulo Roberto Moraes Teixeira Junior with a gunshot to the back of the head. She reportedly handed herself to police in the city of Manaus on March 8, three days after commiting the alleged crime. The victim, Paulo Roberto Moraes Teixeira Junior, 29, owned an internet installation company, where he met Christina. Police report say he was fatally shot on Friday afternoon, March 5 with a .380 calibre pistol. He was then rushed to hospital, but died on Sunday, March 7. According to Rodrigo, the victim's brother, Rodrigues killed her ex because he refused to pay for her silicone breast impla...
South African Man Confesses to Killing his Girlfriend 20 Years ago, Says her Spirit has been Haunting him
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South African Man Confesses to Killing his Girlfriend 20 Years ago, Says her Spirit has been Haunting him

A South African man who claimed to have been haunted by the spirit of his girlfriend he murdered more than 20 years ago has been sentenced to life imprisonment. Collins Lucky Maduane, now aged 52, was sentenced at the high court in Pretoria this week. He was 31 years old when he strangled Florah Mahlo to death at his Soshanguve home. She was 25. On the night of September 3 1999, neighbours had heard Mahlo’s screams coming from Maduane’s home. The next morning when they asked about Mahlo’s whereabouts, he claimed she was away, visiting relatives in Johannesburg. In the year 2000, while Maduane was detained in Bavianspoort Maximum Prison serving a 12-year sentence for attempted murder in another case, he was haunted by Mahlo’s spirit. He then called his sister and confessed, ...
Notorious Car Snatcher Nabbed in Nasarawa
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Notorious Car Snatcher Nabbed in Nasarawa

The Nasarawa State Police Command has arrested a notorious car snatcher, Faisal Salihu, at New Nyanya, Karu Local Government Area of the state. Spokesperson of the command, ASP Rahman Nansel, who disclosed this in a statement on Thursday, March 4, said the suspect snatched a Toyota Highlander from the owner at gunpoint. "On 03/03/2021 at about 2300hrs, information was received that one Toyota Highlander, Sky blue in colour with registration number: LSD 225 FD was snatched at gunpoint at Zuba in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja," the statement says. Upon receipt of the information, the Commissioner of Police, CP Bola Longe directed Police operatives of the Command to be on the lookout for the stolen vehicle and arrest the perpetrator of the act. "In compliance with t...
Driver Arrested While allegedly Fleeing With his Boss’s Car in Ogun
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Driver Arrested While allegedly Fleeing With his Boss’s Car in Ogun

Men of Ogun State police command have arrested Eyo Eta, pictured above, for allegedly running away with the car of his boss, a Toyota highlander with registration number APP 467 GS. Abimbola Oyeyemi, the spokesperson of the state police command, says the suspect was accosted by men of Federal highway patrol at about 9:30pm at Imeri juncture Ijebu Mushin heading to Benin. ''When he was stopped by the policemen, he was unable to give satisfactory answers to all the questions posed to him and he was subsequently taken to the station for more questioning. It was at the station that he confessed to taking the car away to Benin City unknown to the owner of the car. The DPO Ijebu Mushin, CSP Hillary Simire there and then placed a call to the owner of the car who identified himself simp...
Kidnappers Kill Kaduna Businessman after Collecting N5m Ransom
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Kidnappers Kill Kaduna Businessman after Collecting N5m Ransom

The Kaduna State Police Command has arrested five members of a kidnap syndicate, who allegedly killed their victim after collecting N5m ransom from his family. Spokesperson of the command, ASP Mohammed Jalige, who disclosed this in a statement on Wednesday, February 24, said the kidnap syndicate had abducted one Alhaji Ahmadu, a Kaduna resident last December. The suspects were said to have contacted the victim's brother, who subsequently paid a total of N5 million to secure the release of Ahmadu. However, they went ahead and killed the victim after collecting ransom. "On 30th December, 2020 the Kaduna Police Command was in receipt of a complaint through DPO Panbeguwa from one Abdullahi Salihu 'M' a resident of Panbeguwa village alleging that on the 9th December, 2020 his elder...
Native Doctor who Allegedly Kills Little Children for Ritual Purposes Arrested in Bauchi
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Native Doctor who Allegedly Kills Little Children for Ritual Purposes Arrested in Bauchi

The Bauchi State Police Command has arrested a 28 year old suspected ritualist named Rufa’I Yunusa of Rumbu Village, Ningi Local Government for allegedly killing four little children between the ages of 2 - 4yrs for ritual purposes. According to a statement released by the spokesperson of the state police command, Mohammed Wakil, Yunusa was arrested after a complaint lodged at the Ganjuwa Division of the State Command by one Isyaku Ahmed who reported that on Tuesday February 16, he took his daughter, one Maimuna Isyaku to a Native Doctor (Rufa'i Yunusa) for traditional treatment where the said Rufa'i told him that his daughter (Maimuna) is suffering from a spiritual ailment and assured him that his daughter will be cured. ''He then solicited for, and got the sum of N10,000 from the...
Fake Soldier and Police Officer Arrested in Lagos
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Fake Soldier and Police Officer Arrested in Lagos

The Lagos state police command has arrested 45-year-old Anya Okorie of Anya Okorie and Usman Ali for parading themselves as serving police inspector and military man respectively. A statement released by the spokesperson of the state police command, Ademuyiwa Adejobi, states that the fake Inspector, Anya Okorie, was arrested in a complete police uniform with the rank of Inspector of Police at Ketu while parading himself in a suspicious manner. Adejobi added that Usman was arrested within the premises of Surulere Division when he and his accomplice, now at large, chased and attacked one Onyema, with a jackknife in the Division, putting on camouflage vests. The police spokesperson said the two suspects have since confessed to being a fake police officer and Army personnel respectiv...
Man Arrested for Raping 90-year-old Woman in Yobe
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Man Arrested for Raping 90-year-old Woman in Yobe

The Yobe state police command has arrested one Mohammed Faruk for allegedly raping a nonagenarian  woman on Monday, February 8. A statement released by the spokesperson of the state police command, Dungus Abdulkarim, said the incident happened in Gadaka town where both suspect and victim reside. “On 8/2/2021 about 1400hrs police in Fika Divisional police Headquarters apprehended one Mohammed Faruk of Gadaka town, 35, who intruded into a 90-year-old woman’s room in same area of Gadaka, thereby molesting, assaulting and raping her. On preliminary investigation the culprit confessed to the commission of the said alleged rape. Medical examination confirmed penetration and identified drips of semen. The case is currently under investigation. In view of the recent rape cases report...
Two Suspects Arrested for Killing a Vigilante in Kano
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Two Suspects Arrested for Killing a Vigilante in Kano

The Kano State Police Command has arrested two suspects in connection with the brutal murder of a vigilante in Bebeji Local Government Area of the State. Spokesperson of the command, DSP Abdullahi Haruna Kiyawa, who disclosed this in a statement on Friday, February 5, said the culprits killed Ibrahim Shuaib and made away with his motorcycles, phones, and money. "On the 29/01/2021 at about 0250hrs, unknown gunmen went to Gidan Diraman Village, Kwanar Dangora, Bebeji LGA, Kano State and killed a Vigilante, one Ibrahim Shuaib, ‘m’, of same address and took away two (2) Unregistered Boxer Motorcycles, two (2) Handsets and unspecified amount of money," DSP Kiyawa said.   On receipt of this complaint, the outgoing Commissioner of Police Kano State Command, AIG Habu A...
I Killed my Wife and Child after I Found out that She’s been Cheating on me for long – Evangelist Chukwuemeka Obijofa
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I Killed my Wife and Child after I Found out that She’s been Cheating on me for long – Evangelist Chukwuemeka Obijofa

Chukwuemeka Obijofa, a 28-year-old man who claimed to be an ordained evangelist has explained why he killed his wife and 4-year- old son with a shovel in Ofufe Nza village in Ekwusigo Local Government Area of Anambra State. Upon being paraded before newsmen on Saturday February 6 at the Police headquarters in Amawbia, together with other suspects, the suspect confessed to killing his wife and son after he found out that she’s been cheating on him for long. Obijofa said; “I opened my eyes in the police station and found out that I’m responsible for killing my wife and my son. I killed her out of anger after I found out that she’s been cheating on me for long. I didn’t believe it because of the level of love and trust I have for her. “I came back from work and found out that th...
Kano Police Bust Notorious Criminal Syndicate Led by a Female ex-convict
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Kano Police Bust Notorious Criminal Syndicate Led by a Female ex-convict

The Kano State Police Command said it has smashed a notorious criminal syndicate led by a 47-year-old old woman, Hauwa Mustapha, an ex-convict. Spokesperson of the command, DSP Abdullahi Haruna, who disclosed this in a statement on Friday, February 5, said the suspects specializes in car snatching and shop breaking. "On the 19/01/2021 at about 0330hrs, team of Operation Puff Adder led CSP Alabi Lateef while on intelligence-led patrol along Zaria Road Kano arrested one Hauwa Mustapha, ‘f’, 47 years old, of Naibawa Quarters, Kano and one Auwalu Ibrahim, ‘m’, 28 years, of Brigade Quarters Kano, while driving a Motor Vehicle Honda Accord, Ash in colour, moving in a suspicious manner," said Haruna. "Upon search, breaking implements were found concealed inside the vehicle. The s...
68-year-old Man Arrested for allegedly Raping a 7-year-old Girl in Anambra
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68-year-old Man Arrested for allegedly Raping a 7-year-old Girl in Anambra

68-year-old Linus Onuzulike has been arrested by men of the Anambra State Police Command for allegedly defiling a 7-year-old girl in Abagana in Njikoka Local Government. The suspect was paraded alongside fifteen others for different offenses at the Police Command’s headquarters over the weekend. Police spokesperson, Haruna Mohammed, also confirmed the arrest of a 24-year-old man over the rape of a 16-year old girl. He explained that the suspect had voluntarily confessed to the crime, adding that the suspects  would be charged after investigations. Speaking to newsmen, Mr. Onuzulike, denied the rape allegations, saying he was accused by the victim’s mother, who happened to be his sister after they had a misunderstanding. He said: “Benedict said I raped her 7-year old girl, b...
Thomas Partey Rates his Performance against Man Utd as not Good Enough
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Thomas Partey Rates his Performance against Man Utd as not Good Enough

Arsenal midfielder, Thomas Partey, has admitted he did not have his “best game” against Manchester United on Saturday. Partey played the 90 minutes for the first time since November, as they held United to a 0-0 draw at the Emirates. The Ghana international made several sloppy passes during the match and has now confessed he was not satisfied with his performance. “Not my best game. But I’m happy to make 90 minutes and also continue with our Premier League unbeaten run,” Partey posted on Instagram. Arsenal are unbeaten in their last seven Premier League fixtures and have climbed back into the top half of the table. They travel to Wolverhampton Wanderers in their next game on Tuesday night.
NOUN Staff Arrested for Allegedly Killing his Colleague Over N70000 in Benue
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NOUN Staff Arrested for Allegedly Killing his Colleague Over N70000 in Benue

The Nigeria Police Force has arrested a 31-year-old staff of the National Open University of Nigeria NOUN in Benue state, Ikon Danasabe, for allegedly employing the services of his fellow cult members to kill his colleague, Francis Atache, over N70, 000. Vanguard reports that an investigation into the case commenced shortly after Francis was gruesomely murdered and his body dumped in a bush in August 2020. The Benue state police command in the course of its investigation got information that Ikon and late Francis had a faceoff over a certain N70, 000. Ikon was arrested by the police but was however placed on holding charge at the Makurdi Correctional Center since he denied any involvement and there wasn't any evidence to prove the claim that he indeed killed late Francis.   ...
Ogun Police Arrests Three Brothers for allegedly Killing a Security Guard on Christmas Eve
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Ogun Police Arrests Three Brothers for allegedly Killing a Security Guard on Christmas Eve

Men of Ogun Police Command have arrested three brothers identified as Okiki Mulero (23), Micheal Mulero (21), and Joseph Mulero (17) for beating a So-Safe corps officer who was on guard duty at OGD Estate Asero to death on the eve of Christmas. A statement released by the spokesperson of the state police command, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, states that trouble started when one of the suspects Okiki Mulero, who is a commercial cyclist was denied entrance into the estate for carrying more than one passenger contrary to the rule of the estate. Oyeyemi said this infuriated him and he called his two brothers, Micheal and Joseph Mulero who came to the scene and they jointly attacked the two security guards with planks. “In the process, one of the security men by the name Segun Godfrey Bar...
Two Arrested for Alleged Dollar Fraud in Ogun
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Two Arrested for Alleged Dollar Fraud in Ogun

The Ogun state police command has arrested two suspects in connection to an alleged fake dollar fraud in Ota area of the state. The suspects identified as Chika Kasarachi and Ifeanyi Okechuckwu, were arrested following a complaint lodged by one Omeh Chidebere Ishoke at Sango police station. Recalling how he was lured to the suspect's hideout at Koleosho Street Anisere Sango-Ota, Ishoke said they collected the sum of N148,000 from him under the pretence of changing the money to dollar, for him to make a huge profit.  Ogun Police spokesman, Abimbola Oyeyemi said;  "The duo are members of a syndicate who specialized in duping unsuspecting members of the public of their hard-earned money under the pretence of ‘washing’ dollars for them.“H...
Why I Raped and Killed my Sister-in-law – Suspect
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Why I Raped and Killed my Sister-in-law – Suspect

A suspect identified as Aminu Bala who allegedly raped and killed his sister-in-law, has confessed on the reason why he committed the heinous crime. The incident according to reports happened at Maradun Local Government Area of Zamfara State. Bala confessed, in an interview with The Punch, to the crime stating that he did it because of his brother’s perceived hatred towards him. Read excerpts from the interview below: Where are you from?I am from Damaga village, Maradun Local Government Area in Zamfara State. I am a labourer. I did not attend any school. You have been arrested for allegedly raping and killing your elder brother’s wife. Is it true? Yes, I committed the offence. Why did you rape and kill your sister-in-law?I did it because I was not on good terms with m...
Two men arrested for filming a teenage girl while raping her in Anambra
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Two men arrested for filming a teenage girl while raping her in Anambra

The police in Anambra state have arrested two men for allegedly filming a 12-year old girl while one of them raped her in Ozubulu, Ekwusigo Local Government Area of the State. The spokesperson of the state police command, Haruna Mohammed, who disclosed this in a statement released on Friday June 19, said one of the suspects, Sunday Akanigbo (30) reportedly raped the victim, while his accomplice, Ikemefuna Muoma (28), was said to be filming the dastardly act. Haruna said both men have confessed to the crime and would be charged to court soon. “On the 18/6/2020 at about 1:45pm, Police operatives attached to Ozubulu Division arrested one Sunday Akanigbo ‘m’ aged 30 years of Amakwa Ozubulu in Ekwusigo LGA of Anambra State. Suspect had in the month of April this year allegedly d...
Florida man Arrested for the Death of Black Lives Matter activist, Toyin Salau, Confesses and Reveals how he Killed her
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Florida man Arrested for the Death of Black Lives Matter activist, Toyin Salau, Confesses and Reveals how he Killed her

The Florida man accused of killing Black Lives Matter activist Oluwatoyin Salau has reportedly admitted to killing her and another woman. He made this admission to his mother during a phone call. He also revealed how he killed Toyin. 49-year-old Aaron Glee Jr. was arrested after the bodies of Toyin and another woman, identified as 75-year-old Victoria Sims, were found in a home he rented in Tallahassee. Aaron tried to flee after the murders, but police were able to capture him on a bus in Orlando by Sunday, June 14th. Aaron’s mother, Sandra Cutliff, revealed to the Daily Mail her son called her Sunday and confessed to the killings. She told the publication that her son said he met Toyin on a bus and invited her to his house so she could shower. He told his mother Toyin aske...
32-year-old Man Arrested for allegedly Defiling 7-year-old Girl in Anambra
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32-year-old Man Arrested for allegedly Defiling 7-year-old Girl in Anambra

A 32- year -old man has been arrested by men of the Anambra state police command for allegedly defiling a seven-year-old girl at Okpoko near Onitsha. Spokesperson of the state police command, Haruna Mohammed, in a statement released, gave the identity of the suspect as Chigbo Akpoluobi, a resident of Obodoukwu Road, Nkitaku, Okpoko, Anambra. According to Mohammed, the suspect allegedly lured the victim to his apartment on June 14, to defile her. “On June 16, at about 12: 30p.m., following a tip off, police operatives attached to the Okpoko Division, arrested one Chigbo Akpoluobi for defiling a seven-year -old girl. The scene was visited by police detectives and the victim was taken to the hospital for medical examination. Meanwhile, the suspect has voluntarily confessed to ...
80-year-old Man Defiles Orphan in Yobe
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80-year-old Man Defiles Orphan in Yobe

An 80-year old man, Mohammed Bara’u of Lawan Fannami ward in Gashu’a community of Yobe State has been arrested for allegedly defiling a 10-year-old girl. It was gathered that the suspect who is a wood seller had been trying to lure the girl with chocolate and finally succeeded last Sunday after asking her to pick something from his room. He reportedly followed and forcefully had carnal knowledge of her. He was arrested after the case was reported to the police by Bade Local Govt Shari’a Committee and some local NGOs. Medical examination conducted on the girl who lost her parents few years ago, confirmed the she was defiled. The old man who confessed to raping the little girl once, will be transferred to CID office in Damaturu on Friday June 19.
25-year-old man arrested for Raping and Murdering his Brother’s Wife in Zamfara
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25-year-old man arrested for Raping and Murdering his Brother’s Wife in Zamfara

The police in Zamfara state have arrested a 25-year-old man, Aminu Bala, who allegedly raped and murdered his elder brother’s wife, Hauwau Iliyasu. The state police command spokesperson, SP Mohammed Shehu, who confirmed his arrest to newsmen, said the suspect who is a native of Maradun Local Government Area in the state, confessed to raping the woman and then killed her. “On June 15, 2020, a report was received by the police that a housewife, Hauwau Iliyasu, 25, a resident of the Damba area, was raped and killed. The police, upon the receipt of the information, rushed to the scene and met a woman lying in a pool of her own blood. The whole body was butchered with a machete and she was evacuated to the Yariman Bakura Specialist Hospital, Gusau, where she was confirmed dead.”...
40-year-old Man Arrested for Physically Abusing 9-year-old Niece in Anambra
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40-year-old Man Arrested for Physically Abusing 9-year-old Niece in Anambra

The Anambra state police command has arrested a 40-year-old man identified as Hillary Apeh for reportedly abusing his niece at his residence in Maryland Estates, 3-3 Onitsha. The little girl whose name was given as Chioma Ogbu had wounds and scars all over her body, reportedly inflicted by the suspect. Anambra state police spokesperson, Haruna Mohammed said the suspect confessed to inflicting injuries on his 9 year old niece over repeated delay when sent on an errand. The victim has been taken to the hospital for treatment. Haruna said; “On the 14/6/2020 at about 10:am, police operatives attached to 3-3 Police Station Onitsha arrested one Hillary Apeh ‘m’ aged 40 years of Maryland Estates 3-3 Onitsha. “Suspect brutally assaulted his niece one Chioma Ogbu ‘f’ aged 9 years...
Teenager Sent to Prison for Stealing Television from Church
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Teenager Sent to Prison for Stealing Television from Church

A Dutse Grade I Area Court, Abuja on Monday sentenced Nazifi Usman, an 18-year-old trader, to six months imprisonment for stealing a television set belonging to a church. The Presiding Officer, Mr Suleiman Mohammed, who tried and found the defendant guilty, however, gave him an option to pay a fine of N10, 000. Mohammed held that the convict had failed to give the court a reasonable explanation why he committed the crime. The Judge also ordered that the item, which was found in possession of the convict and was in police custody, be returned to the church immediately. The convict, a resident of Tudun Wada in Bwari, was convicted of criminal trespass, housebreaking, causing mischief and theft. He pleaded guilty to the offence. Earlier, the prosecution counsel, Mr Tunde Ar...
20-year-old Man Sentenced to 2 Years Imprisonment for Raping Eight-year-old Girl in Ogun
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20-year-old Man Sentenced to 2 Years Imprisonment for Raping Eight-year-old Girl in Ogun

A twenty-year-old man Musa Anifowose, has been sentenced to two years imprisonment by an Ogun State Magistrate for raping an eight-year-old girl. According to the prosecutor, Bukola Abolade, Musa committed the crime on May 1, 2020, around 9am at Number 6 Agbaje street in Sabo, Ijebu Ode in the state. The prosecutor told the court that Musa raped the minor when her mother sent her on an errand. The victim's mother observed bloodstains on her daughter's legs, cloth and private parts when she returned. On inquiry, the victim said it was Musa who violated her. She said he took her to an abandoned building close to an Abattoir where he violated her. “When the victim got home, her mother noticed blood stains on her clothe. Upon enquiry, she told her mother what happened between her ...
Dismissed Police Officer Arrested after he Mounted a Checkpoint to extort the Public in Niger State
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Dismissed Police Officer Arrested after he Mounted a Checkpoint to extort the Public in Niger State

Men of the Niger state police command have arrested a dismissed police officer, Usman Yohanna, in the state. A statement released by the command's spokesperson, Wasiu Abiodun, said on June 6, police detectives led by DPO Gawu Babangida Division while on patrol along Boyi-Sarkin Daku road, Gurara LGA, discovered an illegal checkpoint mounted by Yohanna who posed as an Inspector of Police and others currently at large. When interrogated, the suspect claimed that he is a Police officer attached to Federal SARS Abuja. An investigation by the police revealed that the said inspector was dismissed from service as sergeant since February 2019 at Sabon Tasha Division Kaduna State Command. He arranged for the checkpoint to extort unsuspecting members of the public. Items recovered from ...
Father Arrested for Allegedly Defiling his Two Daughters
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Father Arrested for Allegedly Defiling his Two Daughters

A man has been arrested by the Police Command in Niger State for allegedly defiling his two daughters. Peter Ayemoba, of Rafin Sanyi area in Suleja, allegedly sexually assaulted his daughters, now aged 20 and 23, between 2013 and 2019. The Spokesperson of the command, ASP Wasiu Abiodun, disclosed this while addressing newsmen in Minna on Thursday, June 4. Abiodun said that investigation revealed that the suspect usually threatened to kill his daughters and commit suicide if they said no. The culprit has reportedly confessed to the crime.

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