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EFCC busts 12 suspected ‘Yahoo boys’ in Ibadan
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EFCC busts 12 suspected ‘Yahoo boys’ in Ibadan

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested 12 suspected internet fraudsters in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital. EFCC spokesman, Wilson Uwujaren announced the operation in a statement on Friday. The alleged scammers were apprehended at Alapata and Awotan areas of Ibadan. The suspects, mostly undergraduates, were nabbed following intelligence on their alleged involvement in internet-related crimes. Fraudulent documents and other instruments allegedly used in committing the crimes were recovered. Uwujaren said a Toyota Corolla, sophisticated phones and laptops were also seized by operatives. The suspects will be charged to court at the completion of investigations.
Nasarawa police parades alleged fake military officer, 60 suspected criminalsxz
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Nasarawa police parades alleged fake military officer, 60 suspected criminalsxz

The Nasarawa Police Command has arrested one Timothy Emmanuel, an alleged fake military officer for intimidating and oppressing residents of Karu and Lafia local government areas of the state. Parading the alleged fake military Officer and 60 other suspected criminals in Lafia on Friday, the Commissioner of Police, CP Adesina Soyemi, explained that the suspects were arrested for various crimes in the state. The alleged fake military officer, according to the Commissioner of Police was arrested along B.A.D Road in Lafia while trying to escape in a black Toyota Corolla vehicle with Abuja number plate BWA 973 CD suspected to have been stolen. He explained, “One Timothy Emmanuel of Bakin Chiyawa village, Quanpan LGA of Plateau State, a fake military officer who has been on our watch l...
Oh No! One Dies As Gas Tanker Crushes Cars In Ogun
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Oh No! One Dies As Gas Tanker Crushes Cars In Ogun

According to a report by Daily Post, a man who was driving his family has been confirmed dead in Ogun State after a gas-laden tanker fell on his car and another along the Lagos-Ibadan expressway on Saturday. His wife and children escaped unhurt. The accident occurred around 7am at Orimerumu axis of the highway, outbound Lagos. The accident involved an unregistered Volvo gas truck, a Toyota Corolla with registration number, EQ 165 LSR, and a Toyota Sienna marked FKJ 341 GC. The Ogun State Traffic Compliance and Enforcement and Enforcement (TRACE) corps confirmed the incident to DAILY POST on Saturday. TRACE spokesman, Babatunde Akinbiyi, said “the gas-laden truck lost control and fell on both the Sienna and Corolla car.” Akinbiyi added that the driver of the truck fled the...
Lagos Auctions Forfeited Vehicles, Sells Toyota Corolla For ₦6.5 Million
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Lagos Auctions Forfeited Vehicles, Sells Toyota Corolla For ₦6.5 Million

Describing it as corrective, the Lagos State government, last week, auctioned vehicles impounded by the state’s task force for flouting traffic regulations, especially driving against traffic. The offenders were earlier charged to a mobile court and their vehicles forfeited to the government. On Wednesday, the state’s Ministry of Justice and the Lagos State Task Force offered the over 100 vehicles to highest bidders. One of the exotic cars up for auction, a red Toyota Corolla car, went for N6.5 million as the stake kept rising against the determined car owner’s decision to have his prized vehicle back, which The Guardian learnt belonged to a company. From an opening bid of N750,000, the bid kept jerking up as the crowd of auctioneers, agents, buyers and the car owner tried to ...
Viral Gokada Girl & Yabatech Student, Sandra Is Gifted A Toyota Corolla For Uber By Kokun
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Viral Gokada Girl & Yabatech Student, Sandra Is Gifted A Toyota Corolla For Uber By Kokun

Following the proscription of motorcycles and tricycles movement in some parts of Lagos state, video of a female rider who works with Gokada bitterly appealing to the state government to reverse her decision has surfaced on internet. The female rider simply identified as Sandra, a National Diploma graduate of accounting, Yaba College of Technology, Lagos State who works with Gokada as an IT staff appealed that the state government should regulate the riders and how they move around with their motorcycles and Tricycle rather than proscription. The video went viral and appealed to the founders of Kokun Foundation, so they gave her a Toyota Camry 2004 model  
Toyota Corolla Emerges Nigeria’s Car Of The Year
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Toyota Corolla Emerges Nigeria’s Car Of The Year

It was a celebration galore by leading auto brands, lubricants brands in the country as the Nigeria Auto Journalists Association (NAJA) recently presented different categories of awards to deserving winners at the Eko Hotels, Victoria Island, Lagos. The award night which had the representatives of the Director-General of the National Automotive Design and Development Council (NADDC), Aliyu Jelani and the representative of the Corp Marshal of the Federal Roads Safety Corps (FRSC) as special guests was well attended by many Chief Executive Officers and other stakeholders in the nation’s automotive sector. In the award categories for 2019, Toyota Corolla won the Car of The Year (COTY) Award beating Hyundai Tucson and GAC GS4, a Chinese brand. In the Luxury Car of The Year, Mercedes Be...
What Is Left Of A Toyota Corolla Vandalized By Car Thieves In Broad Daylight .
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What Is Left Of A Toyota Corolla Vandalized By Car Thieves In Broad Daylight .

According to @autojosh on IG. This car was vandalized by car thieves today at Egbeda, Lagos. The surprising thing is that the theft was carried out in broad daylight and nobody caught them in the act. The security man around that vicinity was fast asleep and didn’t notice a thing. As you can see in the video, they made away with the brain box, taillights, side mirrors, stereo, door control units etc. https://www.instagram.com/p/BvzhV84F6Xc/?utm_source=ig_share_sheet&igshid=8dtu15mjb1at
Police arrest 113 for cultism, recover eight cars from snatchers in Anambra
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Police arrest 113 for cultism, recover eight cars from snatchers in Anambra

The police in Anambra State have arrested 113 suspected members of different secret cults. The state Commissioner of Police, Rabiu Ladodo, who paraded the suspects before journalists, said they were arrested in different locations in the state. Ladodo said the arrests were carried out by the Command Special Anti-Cult unit within two weeks of operations. He said that while 45 of the suspects have been charged to court, 35 were screened out and let off the hook, while 33 others were still being investigated. A text presented by the police commissioner read in part, “Exhibits recovered from the suspects include one browning and locally made single barrel pistol, 7 live ammunition, axes, daggers, machetes and some quantities of dry leaves suspected to be Indian hemp.” The commis...
Man Attempting To Steal Uber Car Arrested in Lagos
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Man Attempting To Steal Uber Car Arrested in Lagos

A man who was attempting to steal the car of an Uber driver, has been arrested by the police in the Maroko axis of Lagos state. The robber was identified as Ogundoju Olalekan.   A statement from the state police command’s spokesperson, Chike Oti, says the Anti crime patrol team of Maroko Police Station in Lagos state led by the Divisional Police Officer, CSP Isah Abdulmajid, were on crime prevention patrol when they came across one Ogadinma Ikeagu, crying for help. He narrated that his Toyota Corolla saloon car, had just been snatched by two passengers he picked at the African Shrine. The DPO took the driver in his patrol vehicle and they drove in the same direction taken by the thieves while escaping with the car. Fortunately for the distressed Uber Driver, the Police tea...
Actor Femi Adebayo Escapes Gunmen Attack in Lagos
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Actor Femi Adebayo Escapes Gunmen Attack in Lagos

Popular Nollywood actor, Femi Adebayo Salami is thankful after he escaped gunmen attack around Ojota, Lagos state. Femi Adebayo narrated that two gunmen wielding AK47s, attacked his vehicle in broad day light, around 7UP heading towards Ojota, Lagos state. He wasn’t in the vehicle at that time and his driver was able to escape from the scene. He wrote; ?? I thank God for his protection over me and mine. I know my job comes with its risk. Working as an Actor and Politician requires my regular movement. . . Today, Just at the U turn coming from CMD Magodo around 7UP heading towards Ojota, my vehicle was accosted by men in a Toyota Corolla. They crossed my vehicle at the U Turn. 2 men alighted from the vehicle bearing AK47s. They tried to force the doors open. They kept hitting my c...
Auto Crash In Niger State Kills 11 People And Leaves 16 Injured
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Auto Crash In Niger State Kills 11 People And Leaves 16 Injured

At least 11 people were feared dead in an auto crash involving a bus, Toyota Corolla and a Hilux van on Ibeto/Kontagora Road in Kontagora Local Government Area of Niger on Tuesday.   According to Abdullahi Ibrahim, Federal Road Safety Corps Unit Commander in Charge of Kontagora who spoke with the News Agency of Nigeria, 27 people were involved in the accident, 11 died on the spot while 16 others sustained various degrees of injuries.   He said the bus was heading toward Kebbi, while the Toyota Corolla and Hilux were going to Kontagora. He added that the accident was caused by wrong overtaking and speeding.   He said bodies of the deceased were deposited at the morgue in Kontagora General Hospital, while the injured were receiving treatment in the same hospi...
21-Yrs-Old ATM Card Thief Beaten Mercilessly After He Was Caught Robbing A Woman In South Africa
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21-Yrs-Old ATM Card Thief Beaten Mercilessly After He Was Caught Robbing A Woman In South Africa

A thief has been dealt with severely after being caught red-handed snatching a woman's ATM card.  A 21-year-old man has been taught a bitter lesson after he was apprehended robbing a woman of her ATM Card on Moss Street in the Verulam CBD area of South Africa. While three of his accomplices escaped, the angry mob of approximately 50 descended on him and left him in tatters. If not for the intervention of the members of Reaction Unit of the South Africa's police force, the man would have been lynched. Revealing how the incident happened, the female victim explained that while using the ATM at a service station she was distracted by the suspect while his accomplice stole her bank card. As the suspects ran towards a brown Toyota Corolla she screamed for assistance. Onlookers managed ...
Armed Robbers Kill Taxify Driver, Sell His Car For N350,000
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Armed Robbers Kill Taxify Driver, Sell His Car For N350,000

Operatives of Rapid Response Squad (RRS) of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested two robbery suspects for killing a Taxify driver and snatching his vehicle. The suspects, Simon Tyozemda (27) from Benue State and Lucky Friday (24) from Delta State were arrested on Wednesday, 14th March, 2018 with two long knives inside a UBER operated cab, a Toyota Camry Saloon with the registration number APP 145 EE, which they had planned to kill its driver and steal. The gang leader, Simon had through his girlfriend’s UBER app ordered a Taxi at past 11:00 p.m. last week. The suspects plan was to lure the driver of the Toyota Camry to a desolate location, kill the driver and take away his vehicle. The suspects were taking the driver to a lonely place on Lekki – Epe Expressway, Lagos, w...
Police Arrest Thirteen Suspected Armed Robbers, Kidnappers In Niger
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Police Arrest Thirteen Suspected Armed Robbers, Kidnappers In Niger

Men of the Nigeria police force have arrested thirteen suspects for alleged kidnapping, armed robbery and unlawful possession of firearms in Gawu Babangida, Niger. The suspects are: Ibrahim Isah, 24; Ashafa Aliyu, 39; Abdullahi Ibrahim, 35; Garba Haruna, 40; Shehu Abdullahi,18; Hudu Yahaya, 35; Mohammed Tanimu, 42; Mohammed Bashar; Umar Isiaku, 32; Zayyanu Sani 35; Dalha Ali, 35; Shehu Malam, 20, and Babangida Hassan, 27. The Force spokesman, CSP Jimoh Moshood, disclosed this in Gawu Babangida on Wednesday while addressing journalists. Moshood said that the suspects were arrested by the Special Tactical Squad (STS) in collaboration with men of the Operation Absolute Sanity after a sustained surveillance and raid on the criminals’ hideouts. He said that items recovered from the ...
Ikuku Regrets Making Ikpeazu Governor
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Ikuku Regrets Making Ikpeazu Governor

IKUKU BRAWL INSIDE, AS HE REGRETS MAKING IKPEAZU GOVERNOR ------------------------------- Since after our report yesterday of the grand plan by Gov. Okezie Ikpeazu to abandon PDP and cross carpet to APC, a move which is still on going, more revelation has come pointing to the fact that Hon. Engr. Chinedum Orji alias Ikuku is deeply regretting making Gov. Ikpeazu governor. It is no longer news that Ikuku was the one that pressured his father Senator T.A Orji to accept the then Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu as the gubernatorial candidate of PDP in 2014, but it seems the relationship has turned bitter/sweet and may finally explode soon. Abia Facts Newspaper learnt that despite the face value smiles, deep down Ikuku is brawling and regretting his actions in 2014. The deep down anger of Ikuku i...
“I Make N50,000 Daily From Breaking Pipelines” – Welder
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“I Make N50,000 Daily From Breaking Pipelines” – Welder

A suspected pipeline vandal , Fatai Karounwi , has said he makes N 50, 000 every day in the illegal act, adding that he had vandalised over 40 pipes before he was arrested by the police. Karounwi, aka Kokoro , who said he had been into the illegal act for the past three years, added that he was introduced to the crime by a friend , Oyebanji Agboola , aka Fish. Karounwi and Agboola were among 10 suspected militants and vandals paraded by the Zone 2 Police Command, Onikan , Lagos State on Tuesday. Others are Tochukwu Ohanexim, 38; Oluwadamilare Ojo , 32; Akeju Adeniyi, 38; Musbau Afolabi , 29; Musa Akanbi, 32; Yusuf Ajiboye , 26; Ojo Ige, 28; and Innocent Ikechukwu , 42. Karounwi, in his confessional statement , said they always moved in large numbers whenever they were going for a...
Kidnappers Arrested In Isiala Mbano In Imo State
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Kidnappers Arrested In Isiala Mbano In Imo State

ARREST OF SUSPECTS / RESCUE OF KIDNAPPED VICTIM / RECOVERY OF FIREARMS / AMMUNITION : SUSPECTS : (1) Chinedu Imo 'M' of Ndiawa Arondizuogu (Ring Leader of the gang-now deceased ) (2) Uche Obioha 'M' 57yrs of Nde -Anichi Ikpeanyi Aro -Ndizuogu Onuimo L. G. A, Imo state. (3) Anayo Oti Kalu Musa aka General. (4) Okpara Ugonma 'F' 24yrs of Akoeme Ohiauchu Arondizuogu (5) Emmanuel Chika Ihemena 'M' of Aro -Ndizuogu EXHIBITS RECOVERED : (1) Three (3) Ak 47 Rifles (2) Fifteen (15) Ak 47 Magazines Loaded with Ammunition (3) One short Locally made / Double Barrel Pistol (4) One black Toyota Corolla with Reg. No. AAA-308-Bp belonging to the victim On the 03/04/2017, one mr. Ben Kpaduwa of Umudo Anara, Isiala Mbano local government area, Imo state. Was kidnapped at his country h...
Armed Robbery Suspects Arrested By Abia Police Including A Lady
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Armed Robbery Suspects Arrested By Abia Police Including A Lady

The operatives of the Anti-Robbery section of the State Criminal and Intelligence Department Umuahia, acting on intelligence received, on 3/02/2017 arrested one CHIJIOKE EMEKA ‘m’ of Amuri Umuaka in Njaba LGA of Imo State. The suspect had on 9th December 2016, with others at large robbed one George Agu ‘m’ of Agbama Housing Estate Umuahia, of his  Toyota High Lander Jeep with registration No. JJJ 71 DQ. The stolen Jeep was recovered from the suspect. _ The Operatives of the Central Police Station Aba, on 07/02/2017 arrested one PRINCE EZE ‘m’ aged 29 years and JONAH IKECHUKWU ‘m’ aged 23years. Suspects are notorious criminals that have been robbing and engaging in house and store breaking within St. Michael Street Aba, and its environs. Items recovered from them include; One Samsung ta...
“Iyabo Ojo Sleeping With Pastor David Ibiyiomie” – Kemi Olunloyo’s Source
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“Iyabo Ojo Sleeping With Pastor David Ibiyiomie” – Kemi Olunloyo’s Source

According to Kemi Olunloyo, Nollywood actress, Iyabo Ojo, uses assorted charms to sleep with popular Port Harcourt pastor. Read what she posed on IG below #Nollywood ACTRESS IYABO OJO IS A PROSTITUTE THAT USES JUJU ON PASTORS TO BED HER AND LAVISH HER WITH GIFTS churchmember tells @HNNAfrica #HNNInvestigates #AccessNollywood Good morning Madam KOO. My name is Ebiye Patience and I'm a dedicated member of Salvation Ministries, Port Harcourt. Our Pastor, David Ibiyiomie is shamelessy frolicking with yoruba prostitute Iyabo Ojo. All these prostitutes in the name of actresses. We learnt that he has been spending the church's money on this girl and some other nollywood actresses to the point that Iyabo and Vivian Metchie had a nasty fight on him. After catching her in bed with a boy she pi...
Lagos Couple Beat Accountant To Death Over Chicken Roost
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Lagos Couple Beat Accountant To Death Over Chicken Roost

A chicken roost built by a Lagos resident, Segun Irein , has put his family into trouble. Segun and his wife , Sola, allegedly beat their neighbour , Idowu Solaja, to death over the roost at their house on Babs Lawal Street in the Ikorodu area. PUNCH Metro learnt that Idowu , a chartered accountant , whose house backed the roost , had complained to the couple that he was being disturbed by the chickens. However, the Ireins allegedly attacked him . The victim was said to have been later taken to a hospital by residents. He , however , died shortly after. His corpse was deposited in a morgue while the couple were arrested by the police. PUNCH Metro learnt that the 51-year - old was responsible for the welfare of his wife and four children. When our correspondent visited the co...
Customs Intercepts Car Smuggled Within Bundles Of Firewood
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Customs Intercepts Car Smuggled Within Bundles Of Firewood

Officers of the Nigerian customs service intercepted a truck attempting to smuggle a Toyota Saloon car within bundles of firewood. The location of the seizure is currently unknown but it believed to be in the northern part of Nigeria. More photos below;    

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