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#EndSARS anniversary: They killed innocent souls and a year later, no one has been punished for those heinous crimes – Falz
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#EndSARS anniversary: They killed innocent souls and a year later, no one has been punished for those heinous crimes – Falz

Ahead of the anniversary of the October 20 2020 #EndSARS protest in Lagos where gunshots were fired at protesters at the Lekki tollgate, singer Falz has said Nigerian youths will not be silenced by anyone. In a post shared on his Instagram page this evening, the singer reacted to the decision of the state Commissioner of Police barring interested persons from staging any EndSARS remembrance protest. Falz in his post said innocent people were killed just because they were asking not to be killed or brutalized''. He said it has been over a year since the unfortunate incident and no one has been punished for the crime. ''20:10:20 [update] They killed innocent souls that were simply asking not to be killed or brutalized. A year later, no one has been punished yet for those hei...
Indian man gets double life term for killing his wife using cobra
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Indian man gets double life term for killing his wife using cobra

The Kollam Additional Sessions Court in Kerala, India on Wednesday, imposed a double life sentence on Sooraj S Kumar for killing his wife using a cobra. Sooraj had killed his 25-year-old wife, Uthra on May 7, 2020, by letting a cobra bite her in her sleep. The crime became known widely known as the 'Uthra murder case' and garnered international attention. In a case described by the prosecution as ‘rarest of the rare’, the convict was awarded life sentences on charges of Sections 302 (murder) and 307 (attempt to murder) as well as 10 years rigorous imprisonment under Section 328 (causing harm using poison) and seven years imprisonment under Section 201 (causing disappearance of evidence) of the IPC along with a fine of Rs 5 lakh. The trial court stopped short of awarding...
Ex adult film star, Katalin Erzsebet Bradacs charged with murdering her two-year-old son
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Ex adult film star, Katalin Erzsebet Bradacs charged with murdering her two-year-old son

A former porn actress has been arrested on suspicion of murder after she allegedly stabbed her two-year-old son to death and dumped his corpse onto a checkout counter in a Lidl supermarket in Italy. 44-year-old Katalin Erzsebet Bradacs was taken into preventive custody after being charged with murdering her son Alex Juhasz. The former porn actress and nightclub dancer entered a Lidl supermarket in the small town of Citta della Pieve in the central Italian region of Umbria on Friday afternoon. Bradacs, from Hungary, reportedly entered the supermarket shouting for help as she placed her son's bloodied body on top of a checkout counter. The child was pronounced dead at the scene after being found with nine stab wounds to his chest and neck. According to reports in the local me...
Gunmen kill 30 in fresh attack in Niger state
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Gunmen kill 30 in fresh attack in Niger state

No fewer than 30 persons have been reported dead after gunmen again invaded Sarkin Pawa, headquarters of Munyan local government area of Niger state. According to reports, the gunmen attacked Kachiwe village and spread to other adjourning villages in the area. The fully armed bandits who rode on motorcycles started shooting sporadically to scare the villagers during which many people were killed. Confirming the incident, the Secretary to the Niger State Government, Ahmed Ibrahim Matane, said the State Government is not leaving any stone unturned in its efforts at ridding the state of crime and appealed to residents of the state to provide security agencies with credible information to succeed. “What is happening to us in Niger State in terms of insecurity is beyond our power and...
Man sentenced to 28 years imprisonment for killing female lawyer in Lagos hotel room
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Man sentenced to 28 years imprisonment for killing female lawyer in Lagos hotel room

An Ikeja Special Offences Court on Tuesday, September 21, sentenced a 23-year-old chef, Joshua Usulor, to 28 years imprisonment for killing a lawyer, Mrs Feyisayo Obot. Usulor brutally murdered the 34-year-old mother of two on January 26, 2019, at the Citiheights Hotel, Opebi, Lagos State, where both of them lodged in different rooms. Obot, an employee of an Abuja-based non-governmental organisation, Save the Children, was in Lagos to write a project management examination. The prosecution, led by Mrs O.A. Bajulaiye-Bishi, had said that Usulor, a resident of Number 30, Fadiya Street, Ketu, Lagos, sneaked into the deceased's hotel room to steal her money and her phones in order to offset his outstanding hotel bill. The deceased struggled with him but was overpowered. He then...
NSCDC reacts to video of ‘officer’ confessing to being bandit
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NSCDC reacts to video of ‘officer’ confessing to being bandit

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has dismissed a viral video purporting that a member of the corps confessed to being a bandit. In the viral video, the suspected bandit, Mr Abdullah Saidu, called himself personnel of the corps. This is contained in a statement issued by the NSCDC spokesperson, Mr Olusola Odumosu, in Abuja. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Saidu was arrested in connection to a group of armed bandits terrorising some parts of Koton Karfe Local Government Area of Kogi. The spokesperson said that the NSCDC has set up a team to investigate the available records to confirm the authenticity of Saidu’s claims that he was the corps personnel. “The general public shall be adequately briefed on subsequent findings. “Based on the afor...
A sister set me up with her boyfriend to confirm my virginity – Nkechi Blessing
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A sister set me up with her boyfriend to confirm my virginity – Nkechi Blessing

Nollywood actress, Nkechi Blessing, has revealed how a sister set her up with her boyfriend to confirm if she was a virgin. The thespian said the incident was why she felt strongly about the Baba Ijesha (real name James Omiyinka) rape saga. She recalled how at age 16 or 17, the older sibling didn’t believe she was a virgin “because I was weird”. Blessing made the revelation in an interview with #WithChude hosted by Chude Jideonwo, The film producer said though her mother had a beer parlour then, she was so strict that her kids dare not mess around. “She (sister) invited me out with her boyfriend. I was cool with it but then it started to seem as though she wanted to set me up with her boyfriend to confirm if I was still a virgin or not. They brought drinks and I drank th...
Footballer Charlie Adam’s brother facing prison time after admitting to stealing £15,000 from his elderly grandfather
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Footballer Charlie Adam’s brother facing prison time after admitting to stealing £15,000 from his elderly grandfather

The brother of former Liverpool and Stoke midfielder Charlie Adam is facing jail time after admitting to stealing £15,000 from his elderly grandfather. Grant Adam, 30, who is also a professional footballer who played for Rangers and Scotland Under 21s, embezzled thousands of pounds from Charles Adam while he had Power of attorney over his finances. Adam, who now plays football for Lochee United in the sixth tier of Scottish football, admitted to the crime on Monday and now faces being sent to prison when his punishment is decided next month. The goalkeeper was in charge of his grandfather's affairs from October 2019 to January 2020, and has admitted to helping himself to money from the 78-year-old's Post Office account. He was originally charged with embezzling funds to the t...
Freed Child killer Colin Pitchfork goes into Hiding over Fears of Vigilante Attacks
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Freed Child killer Colin Pitchfork goes into Hiding over Fears of Vigilante Attacks

Colin Pitchfork, the child killer who was freed after 33 years in prison, has gone straight into hiding over fears of vigilante attacks. He was given a life sentence in 1988 with a minimum of 30 years after strangling two 15-year-olds, Lynda Mann and Dawn Ashworth, in Leicestershire in 1983 and 1986 respectively. At the time he committed his first crime, Pitchfork was a 22-year-old married father-of-two. Pitchfork, who is now in his early 60s, pleaded guilty to two murders, two rapes, two indecent assaults, and conspiracy to pervert the course of justice and became the first person in the UK to be convicted on the basis of DNA evidence. He was freed on Wednesday, September 2, and went straight into hiding over fears of vigilante a...
Britney Spears won’t be Charged with Battery after Dispute with her Housekeeper
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Britney Spears won’t be Charged with Battery after Dispute with her Housekeeper

Singer Britney Spears won't face charges after her housekeeper accused her of a physical altercation that involved slapping a phone out of her (housekeeper) hand. A complaint was filed against 39-year-old Spears by her housekeeper, who alleged that the singer slapped her cellphone out of her hands. There was no injury to the housekeeper or significant damage to the phone, a review by the sheriff’s office concluded. Ventura County District Attorney Erik Nasarenko said on Wednesday September 1, that the investigation found “insufficient evidence that a crime had occurred".  According to the district attorney's office, the housekeeper had told deputies the phone's screen protector had been damaged, however this was not the case after an investigation was carried out. Spears' lawy...
Release Igboho To Continue His Journey, Soyinka Tells Benin Republic
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Release Igboho To Continue His Journey, Soyinka Tells Benin Republic

Professor Wole Soyinka, the popular Nigerian Playwright, has called on the government of the Republic of Benin to release Yoruba Nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo, popularly known as Sunday Igboho, to continue his journey. Speaking with journalists in Lagos on Friday during an interactive session titled, “Sanctions on the loose: Chasing the gnat with a sledgehammer,” the elder statesman said the secessionist didn’t commit any crime against Nigeria. Men of the Department of State Services on July 1, 2021, raided the Ibadan, Oyo State, home of the activist, killed two and arrested 12 of his aides. Igboho later fled to the Republic of Benin where he was arrested alongside his wife on July 19, 2021, by the International Criminal Police Organisation at the Cadjehoun Airport in Cotonou on...
Nigerian Politicians Order Release Of Crime Suspects Through Phone Calls – Former DSS Director Reveals
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Nigerian Politicians Order Release Of Crime Suspects Through Phone Calls – Former DSS Director Reveals

Dennis Amachree, a former Assistant Director at the Department Of State Services, on Friday, said that some Nigerian politicians create problems for the country, according to SaharaReporters. He lamented that politicians often order the release of any arrested suspects of national crime. Speaking at the 'Sunrise Daily' morning programme by Channels Television, Dennis said the political class limits the operations of intelligence operations by making orders for the release of crime suspects via phone calls. According to him, the independence of intelligence agencies including the DSS, could make security outfits more effective while discharging their constitutional roles. "The thing I know is that the intelligence community is solid in this country but what impedes them in carry...
You have to step up the fight against IPOB – IGP charges Delta state police officers
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You have to step up the fight against IPOB – IGP charges Delta state police officers

The Inspector-General of Police,  Usman Alkali, has urged police officers in Delta state to step up the fight against the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). Alkali, speaking on Monday, August 23, in Asaba during his visit to the state police, said the socio-cultural complexity of Delta made it prone to crime. "In fighting crime, you may be trying your best, but your best is not good enough because anything that happens in Anambra will affect Delta, especially Asaba. "You have to step up the fight, that is why you must prepare to deal with any criminality, especially the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). "Brace up to the challenge posed by IPOB because it is a proscribed organisation and you have to treat them as such," he said. The IGP assured the state com...
NSCDC nabs 29-year-old for defiling four-year-old in Ondo
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NSCDC nabs 29-year-old for defiling four-year-old in Ondo

A 29-year-old suspect, Oke Adebomi,was on Monday, August 16, 2021, arrested by operatives of the Ondo State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, for allegedly raping a minor. The suspect was alleged to have molested a four-year-old victim at his residence on Adegoroye Street, Oshinle, Akure, the state capital, shortly after she returned from school. According to the Command’s Public Relations Officer, DSC Olufemi Omole, the arrest of the suspect was carried out by the Anti-human Trafficking, Illegal Migration and Gender Based Unit of the Command. Confessing to the crime, the suspect said that he sexually abused the minor by only kissing and using his manhood to caress her private part. Following the medical examination, it was, however, revealed t...
Six suspects arrested as police raid hideout of internet fraudsters in Nasarawa
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Six suspects arrested as police raid hideout of internet fraudsters in Nasarawa

Operatives of the Nasarawa State Police Command have arrested six suspected internet fraudsters and recovered 22 Laptops. Spokesperson of the command, ASP Rahman Nansel, who disclosed this in a statement on Sunday, August 8, said the suspects were arrested during a raid at a hideout in Keffi area of the state. "Sequel to the sustained effort and unwavering commitment of the Nasarawa State Police Command towards actualising a crime free state, on 6/8/2021 at about 1130hrs, based on credible and duly processed intelligence, Police personnel attached to Keffi Area Command raided the hide out of suspected internet fraudsters," he stated. The following suspects were arrested: Vincent Damisa,23, of Auchi, Edo State, Monday Desmond, 18, of Edo State, Donald Godwin, 20, of Benin city,...
Angry Prisoner Goes Wild, Kills His Sister’s Rapist After Meeting Him In Jail
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Angry Prisoner Goes Wild, Kills His Sister’s Rapist After Meeting Him In Jail

An American man from Washington who is serving time for a wild police chase has committed another crime in prison. The man found himself sharing a cell with the convicted child rapist who had once victimized his sister – so he killed him. Shane Goldsby, 26, was sentenced to more than 24 years in prison Tuesday for the murder of Robert Munger, a 70-year-old who was serving a 43-year sentence for his child sex crimes, according to local reports, Fox News says. In a statement to the court, Goldsby apologised to Munger’s family, the Spokane-based KHQ-TV reported. “I cannot imagine what it would be like to lose a loved one in this kind of way,” his statement read. “To his wife and his whole family I apologize. I am so sorry and I hope you are able to heal from what I caused.” He ...
‘We Call on God to deal with Buhari’- Afenifere chieftain Ayo Adebanjo kicks over Igboho’s arrest
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‘We Call on God to deal with Buhari’- Afenifere chieftain Ayo Adebanjo kicks over Igboho’s arrest

Leader of Afenifere, the Yoruba socio-political group, Ayo Adebanjo, has said God will "deal with" President Buhari even as he kicked against plans by the Federal government to seek for the extradition of Yoruba nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo aka Sunday Igboho. Igboho was arrested in the Benin Republic on Monday, July 19, while attempting to fly to Germany with his wife, Ropu. He was arrested and arraigned before a Beninoiese court on Thursday for being in possession of a fake Benin passport. The Federal government has reportedly been making moves to extradite him to Nigeria to face more charges. Speaking on Arise TV, 93-year-old Adebanjo said Igboho is a “political prisoner”, and that the federal government has “no right” to seek his extradition. ''The-power-that-be wants t...
Don’t believe everything you read on social media, no be juju or crime – Obi Cubana’s wife, Ebele Iyiegbu reacts to negative comment on show of wealth at mother-in-law’s burial
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Don’t believe everything you read on social media, no be juju or crime – Obi Cubana’s wife, Ebele Iyiegbu reacts to negative comment on show of wealth at mother-in-law’s burial

Ebele Iyiegbu, wife of nightlife King Obi Cubana has reacted to negative comment that the trailed the show of wealth at mother-in-law's burial. Ebele described her husband as "a person with grace" in an Instagram post she shared, and also added that those hating should imbibe Obi Cubana's culture of working hard. Insisting that the resources used in the organize the burial ceremony didn't come from crime or fetish means, she urged Nigerians not to believe everything they read on social media. Ebele wrote;   If GRACE is a person, it is Obinna Iyiegbu Am still trying to figure out what happened last weekend…but all I can see is GRACE!!! My brother, no be juju.no be crime. It’s just GRACE! The man is grace personified. Don’t get it twisted, Stop the hate & cele...
People are sending me Messages begging me to show them where they can do Money Rituals- Yul Edochie
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People are sending me Messages begging me to show them where they can do Money Rituals- Yul Edochie

Actor, Yul Edochie, says people have been sending him messages begging him to show them where they can do ''money rituals''. This comes days after socialite, Obi Cubana, staged an impressive funeral for his late mum. The funeral saw many businessmen of Igbo extraction spraying money in bundles. Yul in a post shared on his page averred that the fact he acts scenes of money rituals in Nollywood movies so well does not mean he is involved in such. His post reads ''Some people are sending me messages begging me to show them where they can do money rituals. Come on now guys, come on. Na film I dey act. Just like American action films where one man will defeat a whole city of bad guys. Na storyline be that, e no dey happen. . Is it now a crime to be a good actor? Make I no chop???...
Police arrest member of notorious robbery gang that specializes in robbing bank customers in Edo
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Police arrest member of notorious robbery gang that specializes in robbing bank customers in Edo

Operatives of the Edo State Police Command has arrested a suspected notorious robber, who specializes in trailing and robbing bank customers. The suspect, John Ayenu, 42, was arrested at the scene of the crime in Uromi, Esan North-East Local Government Area of the State. Ayenu is said to belong to a three-man gang terrorizing Irrua, Uromi, Ubiaja and other communities in Edo Central. It was gathered that the suspect and two others now at large, always stationed themselves in the premises of banks, with one of them stationed inside the banking hall, pretending to be a genuine customer carrying out transaction. Nemesis however caught up with the suspect, when they met their match in a serving policeman in mufti, who withdrew a large sum of money. Upon coming out of the banki...
Nigeria to Deploy Robots and artificial intelligence to Fight Insecurity – Senate
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Nigeria to Deploy Robots and artificial intelligence to Fight Insecurity – Senate

The senate has announced that the Ministry of Communications and Digital Economy has established a centre where artificial intelligence and robots would be deployed to fight crime and criminality in Nigeria. The disclosure was made during the consideration of a report titled: “The spate of growing insecurity in Nigeria,” presented by the Chairman of its Joint Committee on Legislative Compliance and Communications, Adelere Oriolowo at plenary on Wednesday July 14. Oriowo said the Subscriber Identification Module (SIM) registration exercise initiated by the Ministry of Communications and Digital Economy which makes the provision of the National Identity Number (NIN) compulsory has reduced tremendously the use of phones by kidnappers for negotiations. He also claimed that the ear...
DSS’ night raids are dangerous legacies of military dictatorship in our country – Falana
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DSS’ night raids are dangerous legacies of military dictatorship in our country – Falana

Human rights activist, Femi Falana has spoken up against night raids reportedly carried out by operatives of the Department of State Services (DSS).   Speaking in an interview on Channels Television, Falana stated that there is no law that supports night raids on residences of citizens.   In the case of Igboho, the senior lawyer said the DSS should have gone to his residence with a warrant of arrest and proceeded to take inventory of the items recovered from the residence.   According to him, night raids are dangerous legacies of military dictatorship in Nigeria. Falana said;   “There is no law in Nigeria that allows you to arrest anybody in the dead of the night. I mean, you are not planning a coup. We aren’t armed robbers. “I did say this wh...
Yoruba Nation Lagos rally: HURIWA reacts to girl’s death, demands arrest, jailing of CP
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Yoruba Nation Lagos rally: HURIWA reacts to girl’s death, demands arrest, jailing of CP

The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has reacted to the death of a teenage girl simply identified as Jumoke, during the Yoruba Nation rally in Ojota, Lagos, on Saturday. The association, in a statement issued on Saturday by the group’s National Coordinator, Comrade Emmanuel Onwubiko, and Media Affairs Director, Zainab Yusuf, demanded the arrest, prosecution and jailing of the Lagos State police Commissioner. HURIWA also condemned the bellicose and anti Democratic tendencies of the Lagos State police commissioner who consistently issued threats of violence against the participants at the Lagos rally coordinated by agitators for the self determination of the Yoruba nationality of Nigeria. The statement read in part: “The killing of this little girl whose only cri...
Bill Cosby denies ‘non-consensual sexual contact’ and drugging women after prison release
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Bill Cosby denies ‘non-consensual sexual contact’ and drugging women after prison release

Bill Cosby has issued another statement since his release from prison. The comedian, 83, took to his Twitter page to deny both "non-consensual" sex and "drugging" women in a series of tweets and accused the news media of taking his words out of context. He made the remarks days after the Pennsylvania Supreme Court overturned his sexual assault conviction, setting him free less than three years into his sentence and ruling that he could not be prosecuted for the same crime again. "In response to the rhetoric that the media keeps pushing, Bill Cosby never admitted in his deposition testimony, or anywhere else, to non-consensual sexual contact with any woman and/or the drugging of anyone — he has never admitted to spiking drinks, as the media would like you," the statement began. ...
Son kills dad and sells his body parts to ritualists in Kwara
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Son kills dad and sells his body parts to ritualists in Kwara

The police in Kwara state have arrested a man for allegedly killing his father, Michael Olagunju, and selling his body parts to some ritualists in Kajola, Odo-Owa in the Oke-Ero Local Government Area of the state. Late Olagunju was allegedly murdered on his farm at Kajola last Thursday by his son who connived with some ritualists to remove Olagunju’s body parts, including his two hands and his heart. Confirming the incident to newsmen, the spokesperson of the state police command, Ajayi Okasanmi, said; “A farmer was killed on his farm at Kajola in Odo-Owa last week. One suspect has been arrested in connection with the crime. The Commissioner of Police, CP Mohammed Bagega, has ordered discreet Investigation into the matter.”
22-year-old Wanted Kidnap Kingpin Apprehended in Edo
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22-year-old Wanted Kidnap Kingpin Apprehended in Edo

The police in Edo state have arrested a 22-year-old wanted kidnap kingpin, Yusuf Aliu. Confirming his arrest, the spokesperson of the state police command, SP Bello Kotongs, said the suspect was alleged to have terrorized the Benin-Auchi road and its environs and had been on the Police wanted list for armed robbery and kidnapping. “On July 1, 2021, at about 1630hrs (4:30 p.m.), operatives of the Anti-Kidnapping and Cyber-Crime Unit of Edo State Police Command arrested a kidnap Kingpin, one Yusuf Aliu ‘M’ 22 years. The suspect (Aliu) is the leader of a gang of four kidnappers that kidnapped one Lucky Ojezele at Idumwengie Community along Benin-Auchi Road on January 5, 2021 and fled. The operatives of anti-kidnapping and cyber-crime unit of the Command, through hi-tech tracking...
Housewife allegedly uses hot iron on 5yr old stepdaughter’s private part over bedwetting
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Housewife allegedly uses hot iron on 5yr old stepdaughter’s private part over bedwetting

The Adamawa State Police Command has nabbed an 18-year-old housewife for allegedly pressing a hot iron around the private part of her five-year-old step-daughter. The police said the housewife did this because the stepdaughter urinated in her bed. The police said the suspect, Aisha Muhammed, a resident of Wuro Patuji village in Mubi South Local Government Area, committed the crime on Thursday. The child has reportedly been under the care of the suspect after the baby’s mother was divorced by her father. “Investigation revealed that the suspect, who is the second wife to the victim’s father, committed the offence by using a hot iron on the girls’ privates, tortured and inflicted injury on the baby,” the state Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Suleiman Ngutoje, said in a state...
LASU Student Jailed for 21 years for Raping Fellow Students
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LASU Student Jailed for 21 years for Raping Fellow Students

A student of Lagos State University (LASU), Afeez Ogunbowale has been jailed for 21 years for being involved in armed robbery and rape of two fellow LASU students. Ogunbowale who has been suspended by LASU over the case, reportedly committed the offence alongside others who are at large, on April 18, 2018, at Okokomaiko area of Lagos. Testifying in court on November 4, 2019, the two rape victims revealed that they lost their virginities to the attack. The victims who disclosed they were robbed of their phones, power bank, earpiece, gold chain and N1, 200 by five men but raped by two members of the gang, Ogunbowale and another who is at large, said they were able to identify the convict who is in same faculty with them through Facebook. Though it was alleged that the suspect co...
Man Beats His Own Wife To Death In Edo Over N2,000
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Man Beats His Own Wife To Death In Edo Over N2,000

A man simply identified as Christopher said to be 45 years has reportedly beaten his wife, 39 years old Isoken and mother of three to death over her refusal to give him a N2,000 loan, Vanguard reports. The incident happened on Saturday night at No 1, Agbontaen Street, beside Ebvareke Secondary School, off Agboniro street, Uselu, Benin City. The couple’s 13-years old boy Augustine Christopher explained that his father who is a menial worker with a waste manager in Benin, always beat his mother at the slightest provocation. According to him, the event that led to his mother’s death started with a phone call from his father to his mother where he requested for N2,000 the “my father came home at about 9pm and started beating her and accused her of always embarrassing him each time...
Man Kidnaps and Kills his ex-girlfriend’s 7-year-old Daughter in South Africa
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Man Kidnaps and Kills his ex-girlfriend’s 7-year-old Daughter in South Africa

Police in South Africa have arrested a 51-year-old man, Ben Mokoni, in connection with the kidnapping and murder of his ex-girlfriend’s 7-year-old daughter, Keitumetse Tumelo. The suspect’s apprehension came after the seven-year-old girl's half-naked body was found with visible head injuries in the bushes at Letlhabile, Potchestroom, on Thursday, 24 June 2021. Police spokesperson, Lieutenant Colonel Amanda Funan, said Tumelo was last seen alighting from a taxi on Tuesday, 22 June 2021. However, she did not arrive home and her mother, with the assistance of neighbours, searched everywhere, but the search did not yield results. Consequently, the young girl's mother reported the matter to the police who registered a missing person enquiry on Tuesday night. Thorough police inv...
Update: Lagos Police Release father of Chidinma Ojukwu, the alleged Killer of Super TV CEO
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Update: Lagos Police Release father of Chidinma Ojukwu, the alleged Killer of Super TV CEO

The Lagos State Police Command has released the father of 21-year-old Mass Communication student of the University of Lagos, Chidinma Adaora Ojukwu, who allegedly stabbed the Chief Executive Officer of Super TV, Usifo Ataga, to death. Chidinma's father was arrested alongside her on Wednesday, June 23 for resisting her arrest. The police had arrived at their Alagomeji apartment on Wednesday night to pick Chidinma up. However, her father who was convinced his daughter could not have committed such a crime, violently resisted her arrest. The police then picked him up. Following Chidinma's public confession to committing the murder, the police have now released Chidinma's father on bail. Also released on bail is one Nkechi Mogbo, the lady who operated the service apartment where the Un...
If a Man talked about Having Sex the Internet will Forget but Won’t Because a woman said it – Blessing Okoro faults Orezi’s comment about BBNaija Housemates
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If a Man talked about Having Sex the Internet will Forget but Won’t Because a woman said it – Blessing Okoro faults Orezi’s comment about BBNaija Housemates

Relationship expert, Blessing Okoro has faulted singer Orezi's comment of Naija housemate being careful about some of the things they say because the internet never forgets. Blessing who noted that such comments make her laugh, wondered why Nigerians recycle same bad leaders and forget, but won't when it comes to sex. She added that the comment was made because a woman talked about having sex on the reality show. She wrote; When I hear internet never forget I laugh . We that recycle same bad leaders and we forget , buy e reach sex u no go forget You will be the jobless and stagnant one to keep digging up people’s past work no pay . A lot of BBN house mates 4cked in the house and them don marry so calm down . It’s a reality show . Many men are just shocked that women now hav...
US Arrests Nigerian man Accused of Stealing Rolls Royce Cullinan
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US Arrests Nigerian man Accused of Stealing Rolls Royce Cullinan

A Nigerian man named Echezonachukwu O. Obianefo, 23, has been arrested by the Harris County Sheriff’s Office for allegedly stealing a Rolls-Royce Cullinan, which is valued at around $300,000. Obianefo, of Houston, Texas, United States, is being held in the Harris County Jail in Houston and his bail was set at $50,000. Obianefo is the manager of Osita Links and Logistics Group LLC, which provides transportation services. The freight shipping trucking company, owned by Mary Obianefo,  was incorporated on April 8, 2021, and is based in Houston. The owner of the vehicle allegedly stolen, Echezonachukwu, is a resident of Florida, USA, according to the Harris County District Attorney’s office. It is not clear whether the vehicle was stolen in Houston or in Florida. The date when ...
Man Arrested for Having Sex with Neighbor’s Sheep
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Man Arrested for Having Sex with Neighbor’s Sheep

A man has been arrested in Siaya community in Kenya for having sex with his neighbor's sheep. 20-year-old John Omondi was caught in the act with a sheep that belongs to Richard Odhiambo. The sheep was found missing after Odhiambo had gone to check for it at a place he tied it at to graze. The statement added; “He started searching for the sheep and that is when he cornered the suspect on the act." With the assistance of members of the public, they arrested the suspect and escorted him to the police station. Omondi was then immediately placed in custody and he is to be charged on Monday June 14. Under Kenyan Penal Code Chapter 63, Section 162, bestiality is a serious crime.
19-year-old, other youths arrested in FCT for kidnapping
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19-year-old, other youths arrested in FCT for kidnapping

The Federal Capital Territory Police Command has arrested 19-year-old Abdul Alhassan and four other suspected kidnappers. Alhassan and Lawal Abdullahi, 25, were arrested in connection with kidnappings in the Tunga-Maje area of the FCT, while Usman Musa, 20; Bello Musa, 21; and Haruna Alhassan, 22, were said to be members of a notorious syndicate of kidnappers abducting people in the Tungan-Maje, Bwari and Kwali-Kuje areas of Abuja. The command’s spokesperson, Mariam Yusuf, confirmed their arrest, noting that they confessed to the crime. She added that N1,275,000 paid as ransom and three wristwatches and mobile phones were recovered from Musa, Bello and Haruna, while a mobile phone was recovered from Abdullahi and Alhassan.
Man Hangs Himself after Villagers Caught him Sleeping with his Daughter in Imo
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Man Hangs Himself after Villagers Caught him Sleeping with his Daughter in Imo

A man who has been reportedly having an incestous affair with his 17-year-old daughter, has hanged himself after the burble burst on him. The incident occurred at Amaigbo in Nwangele Local Government Area of Imo State on Thursday June 10. A source in the community told The Sun that villagers who had been suspicious of him, had approached him to question him about the affair but he denied it blatantly. Not satisfied with his denial, some of their kinsmen decided to keep their eyes on the father and daughter. Fortunately, they were not disappointed by their suspicion as both were caught on the act. Upon being caught in the act, the man reportedly attempted to jump out from the window of his building. He was later dragged to the palace of the traditional ruler of the area wher...
Attacks on Muslims in Canada on the rise
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Attacks on Muslims in Canada on the rise

The unprovoked attack on a five-member Muslim family in London, Ontario has led to calls for the crime to be designated an act of terror. Four members of the same family were run over by an attacker while strolling on a busy street in London, Ontario about 580 kilometers from the Canadian capital, Ottawa. The attack, the latest in a series of crimes targeting Muslims, has left the usually peaceful Canadian nation in shock. It resulted in the death of a man, his wife and at least one of their children. A fourth child is in hospital recuperating and doctors believe he would make it. Salman, Madiha and their 16-year-old daughter Yumna of the Afzaal family were on a pedestrian walkway on Sunday when they were ran over by a 20-year-old man driving a pick-up truck. Fayez the youngest of...
NSCDC Arrests two Men for allegedly Buying Goods with Fake Naira notes in Kwara
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NSCDC Arrests two Men for allegedly Buying Goods with Fake Naira notes in Kwara

Operatives of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) Kwara State Command, has arrested two men for allegedly purchasing goods with fake N1,000 currency notes. The suspects, Nicholas Kelechi, 25, and Benjamin Moore, 42, were arrested on Friday June 4, by NSCDC operatives at Yagba market in Patigi, headquarters of Patigi local government area of Kwara State on Friday, June 4. It was also gathered that the suspects purchased the fake N1,000 notes at a temple in Ibadan, Oyo state, with payment of a real N200 note for one fake N1,000 notes. Spokesman of the NSCDC in the state, Babawale Afolabi, who confirmed the arrest said the principal suspect, Benjamin confessed to the crime, claiming that he introduced him to the business by someone he met in Lokoja. "Benjamin ...
Final year student on the run after r3ping job seeking minor
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Final year student on the run after r3ping job seeking minor

A final year Law student of the University of Calabar has been on the run for the r3pe of a minor who unsuspectingly went to seek for a job in a hotel where a vacancy was advertised in Calabar. The alleged r3pist, Mr Emmanuel Friday Udofah committed the crime in a hotel he manages, Specs Investment Limited located in State Housing Estate, Calabar Municipality. Mr Udofah had placed a notice of vacancy in front of the hotel where the victim whose name is withheld, unsuspectingly applied. According to an eyewitness who pleaded to speak in anonymity, “What was supposed to be an interview turned out to be r3pe as she was pushed into one of the rooms and was repeatedly r3ped.” The State Chairperson of Child Protection Network, (CPN), Barrister James Ibor disclosed that, “the vict...
UNICAL Final year Law Student on the run after allegedly Raping Job Seeking minor
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UNICAL Final year Law Student on the run after allegedly Raping Job Seeking minor

A final year Law student of the University of Calabar (UNICAL) has been declared wanted for allegedly raping a minor. The suspect identified as Emmanuel Friday Udofah allegedly committed the crime in a hotel he manages in State Housing Estate, Calabar Municipality. According to Cross River Watch, the suspect had placed a vacancy notice in front of the hotel and the victim applied. When she arrived for what was supposed to be an interview, the suspect allegedly dragged her into one of the rooms and repeatedly raped her. The Cross River State Commissioner of Police, CP Sikiru Akande, who confirmed the incident, warned residents and job seeker to be aware of fraudulent job advertisement. Confirming the incident to CRW, the State Chairperson of Child Protection Network, CPN,...
26-year-old Serial Burglar Arrested for Stealing 26 Generators in Ondo
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26-year-old Serial Burglar Arrested for Stealing 26 Generators in Ondo

A 26-year-old serial burglar identified as Opeyemi Tosin has been arrested for reportedly stealing no fewer than 26 generators in Akure, the Ondo State capital. He was arrested alongside two, ThankGod James, 22 and Sodiq Segun, 23 who were accused of allegedly helping him sell the stolen generators. Tosin who confessed to the crime at the state police headquarters, said he got into it 5 months ago. Narrating how he carries out the act, the drycleaner said he first surveys the environment before going back to carry out the crime. He further revealed that his two accomplices were generator repairers who look for buyers for the stolen generators. The Commissioner of Police in the state, Bolaji Salami who also commented on the arrest of the suspect he described as a serial burg...
50-year-old man arrested in Katsina for allegedly defiling two minors aged 3 and 5
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50-year-old man arrested in Katsina for allegedly defiling two minors aged 3 and 5

The Katsina State Police Command has arrested a 50-year-old man, Abdulkadir Abdulkarim, for allegedly defiling two girls, aged 3 and 5 years. Spokesperson of the State Police Command, SP Gambo Isah, who disclosed this in a statement on Monday, May 31, said the suspect has confessed to the crime. "On 28/05/2021 the Command succeeded in arresting one Abdulkadir Abdulkarim, m, aged 50yrs of Dauki village, Batsari but now residing at Modoji Quarters, Katsina, who raped two minor girls of the ages of 3 and 5yrs. In the course of investigation, suspect confessed to have used his fingers in raping them. Investigation is ongoing." Gambo stated.
Pastor arrested for allegedly sodomizing pupils in Uganda
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Pastor arrested for allegedly sodomizing pupils in Uganda

A pastor and headteacher of Real Infant Primary School at Wakiso district in Kampala, Uganda, has been accused of sodomising six pupils between 2016 and 2019. The suspect, Mpagi Didas alias Bakulu, appeared before the International Crimes Division Judge, Justice David Wangutusi, Thursday, May 27, on charges of aggravated defilement. According to the prosecution, the victims were required to sleep naked and Mpagi would allegedly then fondle the genitals of the victims with his fingers and thereafter he practiced oral and penetrative anal sex on them. The children who were aged between 10 and 16 years when the alleged crime was committed, told the court that Mpagi who was also a Pastor admitted them on a bursary scheme and threatened to withdraw it if they refuse to sleep wi...
“What is the crime in desiring to sleep with mother and daughter?” Comedian Baba De Baba defends Naira Marley
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“What is the crime in desiring to sleep with mother and daughter?” Comedian Baba De Baba defends Naira Marley

Comedian Baba De Baba has defended Naira Marley after the singer said he wants to have a threesome with a mother and her daughter. While a lot of people condemned Naira Marley for his statement, he stood his ground, saying threesome is not a crime. The heat intensified as more celebrities weighed in, condemning him. Now, some people are speaking up to defend him One of those who defended Naira Marley's sexual fantasy is Baba De Baba. He took to Instagram to write: WHAT IS THE CRIME IN DESIRING TO SLEEP WITH MOTHER AND DAUGHTER? Girls have been sleeping with father and sons and they won't complain when they notice it.. They will just be playing along. I know a woman who was dating a married man and upon realizing that he spends more on younger girls, she arranged h...
Nigerian Woman and her 16-year-old Daughter allegedly Murdered by Male Flatmate after Botched Rape Attempt
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Nigerian Woman and her 16-year-old Daughter allegedly Murdered by Male Flatmate after Botched Rape Attempt

A Nigerian woman Nkechinyere Nnaama,49, and her 16-year-old daughter Ifunanya, were allegedly murdered in a suspected botched rape attempt on March 30th, 2021 According to Facebook user, Amaka Okeagu, the mother came back home from school and found the young man she shared her flat with, attempting to rape her daughter. When the Nkechi raised an alarm, the suspect grabbed a hammer and hit her on the head before turning to Ifunanya. He ran away after the incident. It was gathered that the suspect was later arrested and allegedly confessed to the crime. Nkechinyere died on the way to the hospital while her daughter passed away a day later, March 31. Mother and daughter will be laid to rest on Friday, June 4, 2021, in their hometown, Umuonaga village Awka South Local Govern...
Police mock gangster twins with billboard mugshots showing how old they’ll look when they finish their jail sentences for running a cocaine gang
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Police mock gangster twins with billboard mugshots showing how old they’ll look when they finish their jail sentences for running a cocaine gang

In a bid to warn others against crimes, Cheshire Police displayed digitally aged images of gangster twins to show the public how old they'll look when they finish their jail sentences. Authorities toured the giant billboard around Warrington over the weekend showing the pictures of siblings Leon and Anthony Cullen, 33, in a bid to show the risks of crime. They hope the digitally aged images of the gang bosses, who have been jailed for a combined total of 50 years, will serve as a warning to others. Leon and Anthony are behind bars serving 22 years and 27 years respectively after leading notorious firearms and cocaine gang, which was the biggest ever uncovered in Cheshire. Cheshire Police's Det Chief Insp Mike Evans said they hope the 'aged' images will make others ask i...
29 Men are Charged with Sexual Exploitation and Rape of a 13-year-old Girl over 7 year Period
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29 Men are Charged with Sexual Exploitation and Rape of a 13-year-old Girl over 7 year Period

Police have charged a group of 29 men in connection with child sexual exploitation of a girl over a seven-year period in West Yorkshire, UK According to the charge sheet released Thursday, May 13, majority of the alleged crime is said to have taken place in Calderdale, with some said to have occurred in the Bradford District. The crime was allegedly perpetrated on a female victim between 2003 and 2010, while she was aged between 13 and 20, it is claimed. The men have been charged with a variety of sexual offences following an investigation into non-recent child sexual exploitation. Eight suspects who were arrested over the course of the investigation have been released without charge. While the group of 29 men will appear at Bradford Magistrates Court on 7 and 9 July. ...
French Champion Jockey, Pierre-Charles Boudot Charged with Rape and Intimidating a Witness
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French Champion Jockey, Pierre-Charles Boudot Charged with Rape and Intimidating a Witness

France’s reigning champion jockey, Pierre-Charles Boudot has been charged with rape and intimidating a witness by French prosecutors. The charges relate to an incident at a party at Cagnes-sur-Mer in the south of France, on February 17. The three-time French champion jockey who won the 2019 Prix de L’Arc de Triomphe on Waldgeist, faces a charge of failing to report a crime in connection with the same allegations, while an unnamed individual was also listed, along with Bazire, as a “witness to intimidation of a witness”. “On February 19 a young female work-rider reported to police in Cagnes-sur-Mer evidence that suggested she had been raped during the night of February 17 and 18 by a jockey whose identity was subsequently revealed by the press to be Pierre-Charles Boudot," ...
Elderly Asian man, 80, cries for Help as he’s Attacked by Teenagers in San Francisco
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Elderly Asian man, 80, cries for Help as he’s Attacked by Teenagers in San Francisco

An elderly Asian man was screaming out for help while at least 2 teenagers attackers him but no one came to his aid, instead, someone was heard laughing at his plight. The horrifying incident took place in the San Francisco Bay Area, where an 80-year-old man appeared to be randomly attacked by the 2 suspects, who cops say are in their teens. In a surveillance video shared online, you can hear the victim calling out for help but no one responds. Another person enters the frame but does nothing. It's unclear if that person was with the suspects. Cops say the suspected attackers are as young as 16 and their getaway car was seen a couple hours later. They are still on the loose. Police aren't labeling it a racially motivated crime yet, but the victim has said he believes th...
You Don’t Paint an Image of a Saint before Nigerians and act like a Beast Behind Closed Doors – Lady who Tattooed Bobrisky’s Face on her body Calls him out again
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You Don’t Paint an Image of a Saint before Nigerians and act like a Beast Behind Closed Doors – Lady who Tattooed Bobrisky’s Face on her body Calls him out again

The lady who tattooed Bobrisky's face on her body, has directly called him out after initial threats of going public with her experience with him. Anumba Gift noted in her Instagram post that "celebrating someone you admire his or her personality isn't a crime, but it becomes a crime if we consistently celebrate his or her stupidity or hidden waywardness because of what we feel we could gain from them." She wrote; As human, there are times in life when we make mistakes ,that's why we are called "HUMAN" ,celebrating someone you admire his or her personality isn't a crime but it becomes a crime if we consistently celebrate his or her stupidity or hidden waywardness because of what we feel we could gain from them. If at a point bob felt helping people was cool for him and he goe...

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