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I’m Worried About Incessant Kidnappings, Killings – Buhari
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I’m Worried About Incessant Kidnappings, Killings – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that his administration is worried about the incessant killings and kidnapping of men, women, and children all over the country. Speaking on Saturday morning during his June 12 Democracy Day Broadcast, Buhari noted that he has ordered security agencies to swiftly but safely rescue victims and bring perpetrators to justice. He said: “In the last two years, we have witnessed and overcome a good number of testy challenges that would have destroyed other nations especially relating to our collective security. “The indefatigable can-d0 Spirit of the Nigerian has sustained us and would keep pushing us to put these challenges behind us. “Unfortunately some of these challenges came in the shape of violent outrages leading to the loss of lives of many...
3-month-old baby and 5 women kidnapped in Abuja
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3-month-old baby and 5 women kidnapped in Abuja

Some gunmen have reportedly kidnapped a three-month-old baby and five women at Anguwar Epe, behind Government Science Secondary School (GSSS), Tungan-Maje, Abuja.   An eyewitness identified as Ishaku told Daily Trust that the incident occurred by 10:23 on Tuesday June 8. He said some of the kidnappers who took strategic positions in the community, shot sporadically into the air to scare neighbours and security agents from coming after them.   Ishaku also said that the kidnappers had already left with their victims before policemen arrived.   He said;   “They came through the big mountain behind the Epe and positioned themselves before some other gangs and invaded two houses and whisked away a three-month-old child alongside five women."
Gunmen abduct Female Teacher in Abuja
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Gunmen abduct Female Teacher in Abuja

A Special Education Teacher with Government Secondary School, Kuje, Abuja, Mrs Daramola Onyeka Martina has been abducted by kidnappers. The victim was said to have been kidnapped inside her residence at Shadadi community, along Lanto road in Kuje Local Council on Tuesday, June 8. A family member, who preferred anonymity, said the heavilly armed kidnappers broke into her residence around 12:34am. "They gained access into her residence through the back door. They used a sledge harmer and axe to destroy the door, while others stood outside and surrounded the house. She was whisked away at gunpoint,” he told Daily Trust. He said the family has been able to establish contact with her abductors who are demanding N10 million ransom. "Actually, a contact was established with her a...
Toddler’s hand Chopped Off by Albino Hunters Pretending to be Police officers
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Toddler’s hand Chopped Off by Albino Hunters Pretending to be Police officers

Zambians are demanding justice for a 2-year-old girl living with albinism whose hand was chopped off by unknown men for the spiritual power people with albino are believed to possess. In certain African countries, people living with albinism are forced to tread carefully as they are regularly hunted and killed while their body parts are used for rituals. Unfortunately, 2-year-old Jamimah from Zambia became a victim of these albino hunters. Her mother narrated to Albinism Foundation of Zambia how her daughter was attacked at their home in the middle of the night by 3 men claiming to be police officers. She said of the attack that happened on May 19: "It was just a normal day. At night we went to sleep after having our dinner. Around 21hrs I heard a knock on the door and ...
Commercial Sex Worker Stabbed to Death in Yobe state
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Commercial Sex Worker Stabbed to Death in Yobe state

A commercial sex worker identified as Stella aka Ritachi, has been killed by unidentified persons in Potiskum Local Government Area of Yobe state. Spokesman of the State Police Command, ASP Dungus Abdulkarim, who confirmed the incident in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Damaturu, said the victim was stabbed to death in her room, at Dorowa joint located in Yindiski Ward on Saturday, June 5. "The incident was believed to have occurred at about 6:40 pm on Saturday, and the splattered blood all over the room indicated that the assailants might had struggled with the victim,” Abdulkarim stated. The spokesperson said five other commercial sex workers in the compound were arrested for interrogation. "They should have some information for us because the deceas...
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...
Policeman rapes breastfeeding domestic violence victim who came to police station to report a case even after she shouted she “had HIV”
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Policeman rapes breastfeeding domestic violence victim who came to police station to report a case even after she shouted she “had HIV”

A 50-year-old police constable identified as Shakemore Muzanechita was on Saturday May 29, arraigned before Karoi magistrate Godwills Mavenge for allegedly raping a 30-year-old breastfeeding woman. The junior Zimbabwean police officer stationed at ZRP Karoi Urban, was charged with rape as defined in Section 65 of the Criminal Law (Codification and Reform) Act Chapter 9:23 after he sexually assaulted the victim who had gone to the police station to report a gender-based violence (GBV) case. It was gathered that on Thursday, May 27 at around 8 pm, the woman went to ZRP Karoi Urban charge office to file a report of physical abuse against her husband and found Muzanechita on duty. After listening to the complaint, the policeman never recorded the matter in police books. He instead...
Suspected Kidnappers abduct U.S. returnee in Kwara, Demand N100m Ransom
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Suspected Kidnappers abduct U.S. returnee in Kwara, Demand N100m Ransom

Gunmen suspected to be kidnappers have abducted a United States of America returnee in Kwara state. The victim identified as Muritala Adebayo, was said to have been kidnapped on his farm located at Pampo, Asa Local Government Area of the state, on Thursday, May 27. "We were all at the farm when suddenly we started hearing sporadic gunshots and we all scampered for safety. Some few minutes later, we learnt the owner of a neighbouring farm had been kidnapped.” an eyewitness told journalists. A family source also said the kidnappers had contacted them and demanded a ransom of N100m to secure his release. "They have called us more than four times, asking us to ensure we get the money or he will not be returned alive. We are doing everything humanly possible to secure his releas...
Voice Over artist Attacked by one-chance Operators in Ikeja Share Photos of Injuries Inflicted on her
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Voice Over artist Attacked by one-chance Operators in Ikeja Share Photos of Injuries Inflicted on her

A voice-over artist was battered by one-chance operators and she shared photos of her bruises. She explained that she was attacked on Airport Road, Ikeja, Lagos, and was beaten mercilessly. Photos of the victim show her with eyes swollen shut from the attack. When her eyes were finally able to open, her eyeballs had turned red. She called on the government to do something about one-chance menace in the country.
Serial Rapist Sentenced to 1,088 years in Prison
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Serial Rapist Sentenced to 1,088 years in Prison

A Pretoria high court on Thursday May 27, sentenced a convicted serial rapist who raped and robbed 56 women across Pretoria suburbs for five years, to 1,088 years in prison. 33-year-old Sello Abram Mapunya was convicted on Wednesday May 26, for 41 rapes and 40 separate house breakings and house robberies, as well as assault with the intent to commit grievous bodily harm, robbery and theft. Mapunya who committed the crime while he lived with his girlfriend, eight-year-old son and four-year-old daughter in Pretoria, attacked women in Tshwane’s suburbs of Nellmapius, Mamelodi, Silverton, Olievenhoutbosch and Atteridgeville. His youngest victim was 14. She was attacked while walking home with a friend in Olievenhoutbosch. His eldest victim was 55. Mapunya who was initially char...
Woman Fighting for her life after she was Beaten, Gang Raped and Left hanging naked from an electricity pole in India
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Woman Fighting for her life after she was Beaten, Gang Raped and Left hanging naked from an electricity pole in India

A woman is reportedly fighting for her life after she was beaten, gang raped and left hanging naked from an electricity pole in India. The victim was left for dead after she was reportedly ambushed by a group of men as she went to an open toilet during a wedding celebration at her home. She was later found hanging from the pole in the village of Chakhabib Rudhiya in the northern state of Bihar on Tuesday, May 25. Villagers rushed her to hospital after she was discovered unconscious and in a critical state. It has been reported that the woman was targeted after she used an open toilet. Acccording to India Today, she was allegedly dragged away by the men who took her to a deserted area where she was raped and beaten. The men allegedly threatened to kill her if she resis...
Pastor Arrested for allegedly Raping his Friend’s 10-year-old Daughter in Delta
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Pastor Arrested for allegedly Raping his Friend’s 10-year-old Daughter in Delta

A 49-year-old pastor with the Deeper Life Bible Church, Jonah Agbenor, has been arrested for allegedly raping a 10-year-old girl in Delta state. It was gathered that the incident happened at Ekrokpe community in Ughelli South Local Government Area of the state. Human Rights activist, Israel Joe, who disclosed this on Tuesday, May 25, said the suspect is currently being detained at Otu-Jeremi Police Station. He further disclosed that the incident has left members of the community in shock as the accused happens to be a close friend to the father of the victim. Israel Joe wrote; "A 49 Years Old Deeper life Pastor Jonah Agbenor have allegedly defiled a 10 years old girl repeatedly. We have been on his trail since Thursday last week and he was finally arrested and he is curren...
Gunmen Abduct Wife of Oyo APC Youth Leader
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Gunmen Abduct Wife of Oyo APC Youth Leader

  Gunmen suspected to be kidnappers have abducted a medical doctor, Mrs Arikeade Oni-Salawu, in Oyo state. Arikeade, the wife of the youth leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Oyo, Areokuta Salawu, was kidnapped at the entrance gate of her residence in Aromolaran area of Ibadan at about 10pm on Sunday, May 23. It was gathered that the medical doctor, who was returning from clinic, had alighted from her workplace ambulance to open the gate when armed men suddenly emerged and kidnapped her right in front of her husband who drove behind her. It was further learnt that the gunmen seized phones of the APC youth leader while they left behind the phone of their victim. Confirming the incident to Nigerian Tribune, Areokuta Salawu’s associate, said; “The APC y...
Foreign Countries Should Refund Stolen Funds with Interest – ICPC
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Foreign Countries Should Refund Stolen Funds with Interest – ICPC

Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), Bolaji Owasanoye has said foreign countries should refund stolen funds with interest. Owasanoye who said this at the International Conference on IFFs and Asset Recovery held at the ICPC Headquarters in Abuja, further revealed that the Federal Government of Nigeria is currently reviewing legacy transactions in oil and gas, tax investments and the use of waivers in Nigeria in order to curb Illicit Financial Flows (IFFs). The ICPC boss also told foreign beneficiaries of IFFs to deduct loans to African countries from the illegal funds in their possessions, and return the outstanding amount with interests to the continent. He said;   “Africa is the biggest victim of IFFs. If you eva...
Three year old Dies after Falling into Well in Kano
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Three year old Dies after Falling into Well in Kano

A three-year-old boy has died after he fell into a well in  Gaida, Kumbotso Local Government Area of Kano state on Wednesday, May 19. Confirming the incident to newsmen, the Public Relations Officer of the Kano Fire Service, Saminu Abdullahi, said the service received a distress call and acted promptly. However, on getting to the scene of the incident, the victim had died and his body was recovered from the well. “We received a distress call on Wednesday from one Auwalu Muhammad at about 4 p.m. On receiving the information, we quickly sent a rescue team to the scene at about 4. 42p.m and the corpse was brought out of the well. The corpse was handed over to the father, Musa Isa, for burial” he said. He said the service was investigating the cause of the incident.
”Please Forgive Baba Ijesha. Temper Justice with Mercy”- Actor Adewale Elesho Begs Princess
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”Please Forgive Baba Ijesha. Temper Justice with Mercy”- Actor Adewale Elesho Begs Princess

Veteran actor, Adewale Elesho, has come out publicly to appeal to comedian, Princess, to forgive Baba Ijesha who was arrested in April for allegedly defiling her foster daughter. Princess in a video she posted last month, alleged that Baba Ijesha had defiled her foster daughter when she was seven years old and that seven years later, the daughter opened up to her about the act. She arranged with some persons and planted a CCTV in her house that captured the actor molesting the teenage victim. Baba Ijesha was on Tuesday, May 18, granted bail by a Magistrate who visited Panti to decongest the police facility. It is however not certain whether he has met his bail conditions or not. In a video posted by Yomi Fabiyi, actor Elesho appealed to Princess to forgive Baba Ijesha and temp...
Woman testifies that she woke up to find actor Danny Masterson raping her
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Woman testifies that she woke up to find actor Danny Masterson raping her

A woman told a judge Tuesday, May 18, that she was slipping in and out of consciousness on a night 18 years ago when she said she found actor Danny Masterson raping her. The woman testified at a preliminary hearing in Los Angeles Superior Court, where a judge is deciding whether there is probable cause to order a trial for the "That '70s Show" actor, who is accused of raping three women. The alleged victim, who identified herself on the witness stand only as Jen B, said: "When I came to, he was on top of me. The first thing I recall is grabbing his hair to pull him off." Masterson has pleaded not guilty, and his lawyer, Thomas Mesereau, has said he would prove his client's innocence. Jen B. testified that she and Masterson were part of the same group of friends who were...
Man Shot as Gunmen Abduct Hotelier in Delta
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Man Shot as Gunmen Abduct Hotelier in Delta

Unknown gunmen suspected to be kidnappers have abducted a hotel owner, Desmond Omamofe, in Sapele Local Government Area of Delta State. It was gathered that the incident occurred about 8 pm Sunday, May 16, at the hotel’s premises along Omiemiedi Road. The Nations reported that an unidentified man was shot while trying to stop the gunmen from whisking the hotelier away. "They (kidnappers) were reported to have made away with their target in a vehicle, while the gunshot victim was later rushed to a hospital." a source said. Reports claim that the victim was in one of the hotel’s rooms upstairs when the gunmen broke in shooting sporadically.
60-year-old man Arrested for allegedly Raping Mentally Challenged Woman
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60-year-old man Arrested for allegedly Raping Mentally Challenged Woman

A 60-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly raping a 20-year-old mentally challenged woman in Gituntu, Tharaka Nithi County, Kenya on Monday, May 17. Witnesses said the victim was seen walking out of the suspect’s homestead crying and when asked what had happened, she said that the old man had tricked her into his house and raped her. Area Chief Edward Gitonga, who confirmed the incident said the suspect, who lives alone, was found naked and the innerwear of the girl on his bed. “We have found the man wearing only a shirt and an innerwear believed to belong to the mentally challenged girl on his bed,” said Mr Gitonga. The administrator said the victim said that the man called her from the road and asked her to help him look for some missing keys inside his house. But ...
Girl, 12, raped and stabbed to death by paedophile, 49, after he spotted her as she walked home from school
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Girl, 12, raped and stabbed to death by paedophile, 49, after he spotted her as she walked home from school

A man has been arrested for allegedly raping and stabbing a 12-year-old girl. Sergey Matyushin, 49, is said to have followed Anastasia Guzhvina, 12, for several days before attacking her in the village of Bolshoe Kozino in Russia’s Nizhny Novgorod region. Reports say Matyushin spotted the girl when he was cycling around the village while searching for a victim. The next few days he followed Anastasia, studying the path she was taking home from school. On May 13, the man allegedly attacked the child in the woods, raped her and stabbed her to death with a knife. The victims’ body was discovered several hours later after she was reported missing. Forensics said she died from multiple knife wounds inflicted on her neck. Police interviewed villagers and learned about a...
Policeman Returns N1.2m Recovered at Accident Scene to Family of Deceased victim in Kano
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Policeman Returns N1.2m Recovered at Accident Scene to Family of Deceased victim in Kano

A police Sergeant attached to the Kano State Police Command, Kabiru Isah, has returned N1.2 million recovered from an accident scene to the family of the deceased victim. Spokesperson of the command, ASP Abdullahi Haruna, who disclosed this in a statement on Saturday, May 15, in Kano, said the officer found the huge sum while conducting analysis at an accident scene along Kano-Zaria-Road. The spokesman said that the victim died on the spot after he was knocked down by a trailer while riding on his motorcycle with the money packed in a shoe box. "On the 10/05/2021, a police officer by name, Seageant Kabiru Isah, attached to the Command's Motor Traffic Division (MTD) returned the sum of one million, two hundred and ninety four thousand, two hundred Naira (N1,294,200.00) foun...
Former Ebonyi Lawmaker Denies Involvement in Abduction and Torture of Community Leader
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Former Ebonyi Lawmaker Denies Involvement in Abduction and Torture of Community Leader

Linus Abba Okorie, a former member of the House of Representatives, who represented Ohaozara, Onicha and Ivo Federal Constituency, has denied involvement in the abduction and torture of Barr. Amos Ogbonnaya. It was gathered that Ogbonna, a former Coordinator of Anuagata Development Centre in Ohaozara Local Government Area of Ebonyi State, was abducted by unknown hoodlums on Thursday evening, May 13, on his way back from a Parents Teachers Association meeting. The victim, a key leader of G13 group, had appeared on a television programme last week and kicked against the policies of Governor Umahi. He was released on Friday morning with severe injuries all over his body and is currently lying critically ill in a hospital. The G13 group alleged that due to the media appear...
Principal Suspect in Murder of Akwa Ibom Jobseeker, Ini Umoren, Claims she Agreed to have Sex with him and he Killed her in Self-defence
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Principal Suspect in Murder of Akwa Ibom Jobseeker, Ini Umoren, Claims she Agreed to have Sex with him and he Killed her in Self-defence

The Akwa Ibom State Police Command paraded Uduak Frank Akpan, the man accused of raping and killing Akwa Ibom job seeker, Iniubong Umoren, today May 14. He was paraded to dispel rumours he committed suicide in police custody. While being paraded alongside his father, Uduak Frank Akpan said he killed Ini Umoren in self defense and not intentionally. Recall that Inubong Umoren had gone for a job interview after she posted on Twitter that she needed a job and Frank Akpan invited her to come for an interview. She told her best friend about this and the friend raised alarm when she received an audio message from Ini screaming after which Ini's number was no longer reachable. Narrating the incident while being paraded,  Frank Akpan s...
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. ...
Man allegedly Runs his Friend Over with a Car to avoid Paying 30k debt
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Man allegedly Runs his Friend Over with a Car to avoid Paying 30k debt

A young man has been accused of running his friend over with a car to avoid paying a debt of 30,000 Naira. Essien Akpoiko James, the son of Late Rev. OJ Essien of 32, Gibbs street, Uyo, allegedly ran Ephraim Edet Okon George over with a Lexus car on May 12, in Uyo, Akwa Ibom state. According to eyewitnesses who took to social media to call out the suspect, the victim was immediately rushed to Life Care hospital and the suspect was said to have sped off to the nearest police patrol team and complained that he was attacked by kidnappers. The police, according to report, was said to have followed him back to Gibbs street where he had knocked down his friend and fired several gun shots which scared the gathering crowd. Akpaniko was also allegedly escorted by the armed men t...
Three Students Receive 27 and 3 Year Jail Terms for Killing Nigerian in Cyprus
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Three Students Receive 27 and 3 Year Jail Terms for Killing Nigerian in Cyprus

A court in Cyprus has sentenced threepeople linked to the murder of a Nigerian student, Walshak Augustine Ngok to jail. Court president Nüvit Gazi, Senior Judge ?erife Kâtip and Judge Umut ?nan of Lefkosa High Criminal Court, delivered judgement on the murder incident which occurred in Northern Cyprus in 2019 on Monday May 10, 2021. The main suspect, Chrstopher Ezeh, a Nigerian was sentenced to 27 years, while Nana Nkansah, a Ghanaian and Wayne Moyo, a Zimbabwean who helped transport the body were sentenced to three years each. 11 males and 1 female were initially arrested after 25-year-old Walshak Ngok's corpse was found in a forest area in Haspolat - Tashkent highway on Friday, April 19. Christopher Ezeh later confessed to killing Augustine who...
Police rescue kidnap victim, arrest suspected illicit drug dealer in Delta
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Police rescue kidnap victim, arrest suspected illicit drug dealer in Delta

Operatives of the Delta State Police Command have rescued a 27-year-old kidnap victim, Jeffrey Emekume and arrested a suspected illicit drug dealer, Aliyu Adamu. Acting spokesperson of the command, DSP Bright Edafe, in a statement on Wednesday, May 12, said the Divisional Police Officer of Sapele Division got information that Emekume was kidnapped on the Eku-Abraka Road. "On the 8/5/2021 at about 2000hrs, information got to the divisional police officer Sapele Division CSP Harrison Nwabuisi that one Jeffrey Emekume ‘m’ 27yrs was kidnapped along Eku Abraka road Eku with his Lexus Jeep sky blue with Reg. No. RSH 716 AX on  Sapele road," Edafe stated. The DPO Sapele swiftly mobilized and led Crack Teams into the bush and the hoodlum who, could not withstand ...
Iyabo Ojo Releases her Full Chat with Yomi Fabiyi to Show the Real Picture of their Conversation
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Iyabo Ojo Releases her Full Chat with Yomi Fabiyi to Show the Real Picture of their Conversation

Iyabo Ojo has released her full chat with Yomi Fabiyi to show her followers that the part he shared, where she was apologizing to him, doesn't show the full picture. In the chats shared by Yomi, Iyabo apologized for exposing him to cyberbullies. Yomi said it's his proof that she admitted to cyberbullying and he threatened her . But in the full chat released by Iyabo, it shows Yomi telling her about the "kind regard" he has for her and said he will be the last one to "come for your words or post". He told her he was hurt that she called him out for his words in a video where his utterances gave the impression that he was leaning towards supporting Baba Ijesha. "When you see the video, knowing how much I value you, you should call me before attacking my stance," Yomi told Iya...
Kidnapped Adamawa journalist regains freedom
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Kidnapped Adamawa journalist regains freedom

A journalist who was kidnapped in Adamawa state has been released by her abductors.   Mrs Amrah Ahmed, who is an Editor with the Adamawa Broadcasting Corporation (ABC), was kidnapped on Tuesday May 2, 2021, the same week she resumed work after her maternity leave.   Her husband, Alhaji Ahmad Isa Mbamba, confirmed her release around 1:32am on Wednesday, May 12.   “Alhamdulillah, Amra regained her freedom and reunited with her family. Worthy to note, she returned safely. Our sincere thanks to all colleagues,” Mbamba said.   The gunmen, numbering about 15, were said to have stormed the house of the victim in Yola South last week with the intention to kidnap her husband.   The kidnappers upon their arrival in the residence, broke the sitti...
Serial rapist arrested for defiling minor in Sokoto
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Serial rapist arrested for defiling minor in Sokoto

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Sokoto State has arrested a 30-year-old alleged serial rapist suspect.   The state Commandant of the NSCDC in Sokoto, Umar Musa-Bala, told newsmen on Monday, May 10, that the alleged suspect, Hamza Yusuf, defiled three minors.   “We received a distress call that, a serial rapist was arrested and was about to be lynched in Mabera area. We swiftly swung into action and rescued him from a mob who wanted to kill him and brought him to our office. We were able to identify three of his victims who are all below the age of 10 and medical investigation proved defilement beyond the reasonable doubt,” Musa-Bala said   The NSCDC boss added that the suspect would be released on bail because of the ongoing strike by...
Derek Chauvin’s Inmate says the ex-cop is ‘not Safe’ and Warns that he’s Going to get Beat up a lot’
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Derek Chauvin’s Inmate says the ex-cop is ‘not Safe’ and Warns that he’s Going to get Beat up a lot’

An inmate at the jail where Derek Chauvin is being held has warned that the convicted former Minneapolis cop is not safe in prison. Hannabal Shaddai, who is serving a life sentence at Minnesota Correctional Facility, doesn’t believe George Floyd’s killer is safe among the prison population because of his former profession and the nature of the crime. Shaddai, 45, claims he doesn't seek revenge but believes Chauvin wouldn't be safe as violence occurs regularly at the maximum-security prison in Oak Park Heights. He told Paradox: “First of all, he’s a cop. Then he did what he did. So it’s not safe for him to be here. Best case scenario for him is he’s going to get beat up a lot. I don’t think he’s safe in any prison population." The prison...
Must read! 15 ways not to fall victim of kidnapping
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Must read! 15 ways not to fall victim of kidnapping

I got this from a platform and i think it's really on point. KIDNAPPERS ARE ON RAMPAGE NOW PLEASE TAKE NOTE! The only way to be your brother’s keeper in Nigeria today, is by sharing any security tips that can be of help. We wish to share with you, some few security tips to guard your daily activities henceforth because the current state of insecurity in the country is really alarming. The only person to trust now in this country is yourself and your God! Therefore, to avoid being a victim of kidnapping, please read the following tips and share with your loved ones now to save them from harm. Tip 1. Never use car stickers that say where you work, especially if you have a prestigious job. Tip 2. Never share pictures of your kids in their school uniforms or badges. Pr...
Baba Ijesha: ”Can you allow your child be terribly abused and dehumanized in the name of obtaining evidence?- Actor Yomi Fabiyi asks parents
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Baba Ijesha: ”Can you allow your child be terribly abused and dehumanized in the name of obtaining evidence?- Actor Yomi Fabiyi asks parents

Actor Yomi Fabiyi is still kicking against the decision of comedian, Princess, and others to re-enact the molestation actor Baba Ijesha meted on a minor seven years ago. Recall that the actor has been in police custody for over a week now for molesting the foster daughter of comedian, Princess. The comedian had in a video posted, said the actor who she was rendering help to seven years ago, raped her foster daughter and things began to degenerate for the girl as she began to do bad academically. Princess said the victim couldn't open up about the abuse until this year, seven years after when she revealed that it was Baba Ijesha who abused her. To get evidence that will be used to prosecute him, she and some others decided to carry out a sting operation where he was invited...
Iniobong Umoren: Police arrest one over rape, murder of job seeker in Akwa Ibom
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Iniobong Umoren: Police arrest one over rape, murder of job seeker in Akwa Ibom

The Akwa Ibom State Police Command said it has arrested one Uduak Frank Akpan, 20, over the murder of one Miss Iniobong Umoren, who was declared missing a few days ago. The Police Public Relations Officer in the State, SP Odiko Macdon, who disclosed this in a statement on Sunday, said the suspect lured the victim to his house in the guise of offering her job. He said the suspect raped the victim in his house and killed her adding that in order to cover his tracks, he dug a shallow grave and buried her in his father’s compound. The statement also said that the suspect claimed to have reported his atrocity to his Local Government Chairman before he fled to Calabar for fear of apprehension. The statement in part, “The Akwa Ibom State Police Command has arrested one Uduak Frank Akp...
It is Criminal to Molest a Minor or use a Minor as Trap to Gather Evidence – Yomi Fabiyi Reacts to CCTV Footage of Baba Ijesha Molesting Comedian Princess’ Foster Daughter; Calls for arrest of all those Connected to the video
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It is Criminal to Molest a Minor or use a Minor as Trap to Gather Evidence – Yomi Fabiyi Reacts to CCTV Footage of Baba Ijesha Molesting Comedian Princess’ Foster Daughter; Calls for arrest of all those Connected to the video

Actor, Yomi Fabiyi has reacted to the CCTV footage which showed actor, Baba Ijesha molesting comedian Princess' 14-year-old daughter in her home in Lagos. CCTV footage which was released on Sunday May 2, showed the actor touching the teenager after Princess and others involved left the sitting room for Baba Ijesha and the victim. Fabiyi has now condemned the act of recording the minor being molested. According to him, "if the girl was your child, can you make her go through such trauma again in the name of gathering evidence." The actor while condemning the act of molestation, also called for the arrest and prosecution of all those connected to video except the victim. He said the arrest should be done for "humanity and for every innocent child" Baba Ijesha James...
REVEALED: WATCH AS BABA IJESHA SEXUALLY ASSAULTED A 14-YEAR-OLD GIRL (VIDEO)
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REVEALED: WATCH AS BABA IJESHA SEXUALLY ASSAULTED A 14-YEAR-OLD GIRL (VIDEO)

The CCTV footage showing how actor, Baba Ijesha, molested his victim, has been released online. Baba Ijesha has been in police custody after he was arrested for defiling the minor who is the foster daughter of comedienne, Princess. Watch the CCTV footage as obtained by Punch below... https://www.instagram.com/tv/COXR6C1n4Ha/?igshid=1c7esbl9te81s
CCTV Evidence Reportedly Shows Baba Ijesha Seen Kissing, Fondling Female Minor, raising her Skirt and Caressing her
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CCTV Evidence Reportedly Shows Baba Ijesha Seen Kissing, Fondling Female Minor, raising her Skirt and Caressing her

Punch has received the CCTV footage of actor Baba Ijesha allegedly assaulting his 14-year-old victim. Below is how Punch reports its analysis from the video ''A close-circuit Television footage watched by Saturday PUNCH has revealed that Nollywood actor, Olanrewaju Omiyinka, aka Baba Ijesha, kissed and fondled sensitive parts of the body of the 14-year-old girl in the care of popular comedienne, Adekola Adekanya, otherwise called Princess. Not done, Omiyinka, while engaging in the act, was also seen licking the fingers on the left hand of the victim and caressing the minor’s legs and thighs with his left hand. In an apparent effort to sexually arouse the minor, Omiyinka was seen lifting the victim’s dress as he caressed the minor’s body. Our correspondent who obtained the ...
Two Women, one Other Arrested for Allegedly Robbing 15-year-old Girl in Bayelsa
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Two Women, one Other Arrested for Allegedly Robbing 15-year-old Girl in Bayelsa

The Bayelsa State Vigilante Service has arrested three suspected criminals for allegedly robbing a 15-year-old girl, Boma Sunday. The three suspects, Godwin Sunday, 28, and two females, Anna Samuel, 21, and Better Okorie, 23, were nabbed on Wednesday, April 28, after they allegedly stole N5000 from the victim at the ever busy Tombia Market in Yenagoa Local Government Council. According to the teenage girl, she was standing by roadside close to the market, waiting to board a tricycle that would take her home after buying all she needed when the three member gang accosted her and collected her money on a broad day light. "After they collected the money I raised alarm that drew the attention of the vigilante. I didn't even know that they were around. It was at that point I sa...
I knew this would happen, hence I have been pushing for this case to be brought to Abuja – Actress Tonto Dikeh reacts to report that Baba Ijesha could be released
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I knew this would happen, hence I have been pushing for this case to be brought to Abuja – Actress Tonto Dikeh reacts to report that Baba Ijesha could be released

Actress Tonto Dikeh has reacted to report of actor Baba Ijesha possibly being released on Friday April 30, by the police who have said that investigation into the case shows the actor did not defile the victim. LIB reported earlier that a police source who spoke to Punch said the ongoing strike action by members of the Judicial Staff Union of Nigeria has prevented courts in the state from sitting and in turn prevented the police from arraigning the suspect. The police source said Baba Ijesha could not be detained indefinitely without trial. The police source had also told the publication; The CCTV footage has been assessed and nowhere was it captured that Baba Ijesha defiled her. The footage only showed him touching the victim’s body but it never showed him having any sexual int...
Video of Baba Ijesha begging and confessing to the crime released
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Video of Baba Ijesha begging and confessing to the crime released

A video of Nollywood actor, Baba Ijesha begging and confessing to the crime of molesting a minor has been released. In the video the actor admitted he molested the child and begged for forgiveness. Comedienne Princess, the foster parent of the victim was heard in the video repeatedly saying, ''why did you do this to me''. He also said instead of them taking him to the police station, they should allow him kill himself. Watch it below...   View this post on Instagram   A post shared by Mci (@mycelebrityandi)
Iyabo Ojo Vows to Resist any Attempt to Release Actor Baba Ijesha
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Iyabo Ojo Vows to Resist any Attempt to Release Actor Baba Ijesha

Actress Iyabo Ojo has vowed to resist any attempt to release actor Baba Ijesha. The actor was recently arrested for allegedly molesting the foster daughter of comedienne, Princess, seven years ago. In a video posted on Wednesday, April 28, Princess recounted how the actor allegedly molested the victim. According to her, Baba Ijesha was "caught on CCTV attempting to molest her again." Actress Iyabo Ojo who has been very vocal about the case has vowed to resist any attempt to release the accused actor. A police source in an interview with Punch said there is an order to release the actor as the courts are currently on strike and it would be against his fundamental human rights to continue keeping him in custody without trial. The police source also added that the CCTV showed tha...
Comedian Princess Says Baba Ijesha’s Victim Is Her Foster Child
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Comedian Princess Says Baba Ijesha’s Victim Is Her Foster Child

Comedian, Princess, says her foster child is the victim actor Baba Ijesha allegedly defiled 7 years ago  Comedian, Princess, says her foster child is the 14-year-old girl Yoruba actor, Olarenwaju James, aka Baba Ijesha, defiled 7 years ago when she was only seven. In an emotion-ladden video, Princess said after the crash of her marriage, some parents allowed their children, six in number, to come and live with her so she wouldn't be lonely. She said while she was harbouring the six children, she was also rendering help to Baba Ijesha. Princess alleged it was during one of his visits that he molested one of three girls living with her. She said the defilement had an adverse effect on the child as she began to decline academically and otherwise. Princess said after seven y...
Gunmen kidnap Hotelier and 8 others in Oyo, demand N15m as ransom
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Gunmen kidnap Hotelier and 8 others in Oyo, demand N15m as ransom

Unknown gunmen over the weekend stormed Agbo Hotel at Ajaawa community, Ogo Oluwa Local Government Area of Oyo State, kidnapping the owner of the hotel, Olukunle Oyedokun, his younger wife with the child she is nursing, two daughters, granddaughter, sister-in-law, her son and a guest at the hotel. Daily Independent reports that the wife of the hotelier, Busayo Oyedokun, and the baby she’s nursing; his first child, Omoriyeba, and her six-year-old daughter, Adesewa; his brother’s wife, Julianah Oyedokun, and her 10-year-old son, John; and another child belonging to Oyedokun, Oluwajuwonlo alongside a guest in his hotel were whisked away by the abductors. The gunmen were said to have stormed the hotel at about 10pm, shooting sporadically into the air before abducting their victims. ...
Update: Human Trafficking Victim Reunites with her mother in Akwa Ibom after 20 Years (Photos)
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Update: Human Trafficking Victim Reunites with her mother in Akwa Ibom after 20 Years (Photos)

Tears of joy rolled down the cheeks of Idu Uruan people in Akwa Ibom State as their daughter, who was trafficked twenty years ago was rescued, rehabilitated, empowered and reunited with her family by NAPTIP in collaboration with IOM. LIB reported that the victim, who was reunited with her mother at the palace of Idu Uruan Village Head in Uruan Local Government Area of the state on Saturday April 24, was taken away at the age of six from Idu Uruan to Benin City by a woman who gave her out to another woman. After a thorough search of the victim for twenty years to no avail, the family and community mourned and forgot all about her. During the reunion, the Director General of NAPTIP Imaan Suleiman-Ibrahim represented by the Zonal Commander NAPTIP Benin Zonal Command, Mrs Ijeo...
NAPTIP Reunites Human Trafficking Victim with her Family after 20 Years
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NAPTIP Reunites Human Trafficking Victim with her Family after 20 Years

A human trafficking victim has been reunited with her family after 20 years by the National Agency for the Prohibition of Traffic in Persons and Other Related Offences (NAPTIP). The victim who was reunited with her mother (name withheld) at the palace of Idu Uruan Village Head in Uruan Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom on Saturday April 24, was taken away at the age of six from Idu Uruan to Benin City by a woman who gave her out to another woman. Ijeoma Uduak, Commander of NAPTIP, Benin Zone said the two women had been arrested by the agency. Uduak said; “Prosecution is ongoing to ensure that justice prevails. “Our task here is to fulfil part of our mandate as an agency that is against human trafficking, and one that rescues and reunites victims with their families. “T...
14 year Old boy Arrested after 14 Year old Girl was Dragged into Bushes and Raped in Broad Daylight
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14 year Old boy Arrested after 14 Year old Girl was Dragged into Bushes and Raped in Broad Daylight

A 14 year old teenage boy has been arrested after a 14-year-old girl was dragged into a bush and raped in broad daylight. Police say the victim was targeted as she walked on open land to the south of Westleigh Park in Leigh, Wigan, UK on Thursday afternoon, April 22. The incident took place between 4pm and 5.30pm as the girl was approached by a male and pulled into bushes. Following an appeal for information, police arrested a 14-year-old boy today, Saturday and are currently questioning him. The girl is also currently being cared for by child services. The identities of both teenages have not been disclosed... Superintendent Mark Kenny said: ‘This has been a fast-paced investigation and as a result of our enquiries we have now made an arrest. ‘While people in the ...
Another Unarmed Black Man Killed by Police in North Carolina
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Another Unarmed Black Man Killed by Police in North Carolina

A police officer in North Carolina shot and killed an unarmed Black man while serving a search warrant Wednesday, April 21, sparking outcry from community members demanding law enforcement accountability and the immediate release of body camera footage. The shooting unfolded in Elizabeth City, a riverfront town of about 18,000 residents in Pasquotank County near North Carolina's coastal border with Virginia. Authorities identified the victim as Andrew Brown Jr, a resident of Elizabeth City, and said he was shot when sheriff's deputies tried to serve him with a search warrant at about 8.40am. Relatives described him as a 40-year-old African American, who was a father of 10 children. Authorities are yet to provide details of the shooting but eyewitnesses said Andrew Brown...
Seven Policemen Arrested over N500k Extortion in Anambra
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Seven Policemen Arrested over N500k Extortion in Anambra

The Anambra state police command has arrested seven policemen over an alleged N500,000 extortion. The victim is said to be an Onitsha based businessman and it was also learnt that the incident occurred in Onitsha. Police spokesman Ikenga Tochukwu confirmed that the arrest followed a petition by a citizen against some men of the Command. “The sum of N500,000 extorted from the victim was also recovered intact and returned to him and the officers charged with misconduct in line with extant disciplinary procedure of the Force." he said Police Commissioner Monday Kuryas who also confirmed that the money has been returned to its owner, pledged to prosecute the culprits after investigations.
Update: Three Women Abducted on Ibadan/Ijebu Ode Road Regain Freedom
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Update: Three Women Abducted on Ibadan/Ijebu Ode Road Regain Freedom

The three women who were kidnapped on Ibadan-Ijebu Ode Road, Oluyole Local Government Area of Oyo State, have regained their freedom. LIB reported that the women, Mrs Okeowo, Mrs Abosede Adebayo and Mrs Bola Ogunrinde., were abducted by gunmen around Onipe community on Monday, April 12. It was gathered that the victims were rescued by the police at Ogunmakin community at about 9 am on Friday, April 16. Spokesperson of the Oyo State Police Command, DSP Adewale Osifeso, who confirmed the development to Tribune, said the kidnappers released the victims due to pressure mounted by police operatives who invaded their hideout. "As a result of ceaseless, strategic and systematic utilisation of intelligence and operational assets, the tactical sweep embarked upon, as coordinated by ...

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