Customs gun down two smugglers in Ogun

Following the clash between men of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) and some suspected smugglers at the Kobape axis of the Abeokuta-Sagamu highway, Ogun State, no fewer than two persons have been... Read more »

4 nabbed in Adamawa for extorting victims with kidnap threat

Four persons in Adamawa State have been arrested for extorting people by threatening to kidnap them. The four are said to specialise in calling people and asking them to pay certain amounts... Read more »

Blind woman arrested in Akwa Ibom over possession of human skull

The Akwa Ibom State Police Command on Friday paraded one Eseme James, a native of Nnung Oku Ibiet village in Oruk Anam Local Government Area of the state, for being in possession... Read more »

Teenager gets 12 strokes of the cane for stealing two iPhones

A Kaduna Chief Magistrate Court on Friday ordered that Nurudeen Kasim, 19, be given 12 strokes of the cane in open court for allegedly stealing two iPhones. The police charged Kasim, who... Read more »

71-year-old man dies during sex romp with prostitute in Ogun

Tragedy struck in Sagamu when a 71-year-old man, identified as Ajibola Olufemi Adeniyi, reportedly died during a sex romp with a commercial sex worker inside a hotel in Ogun State. Our correspondent... Read more »

Anger as police officer ‘kills’ mourner in A’Ibom

Tempers are high in the oil city of Eket in Akwa Ibom State following the killing of one Emmanuel Dickson by a policeman identified as Awana Jacob. The deceased was said to... Read more »

EFCC arraigns lady for N2.5m Canadian visa fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) arraigned Jessica Roselyn Edoleyi, Charles Endurance and Ayase Destiny before Justice S. M. Shuaibu of the Federal High Court in Benin, Edo State. The trio... Read more »

Man arrested in Enugu for killing 32-year-old son

The police in Enugu have arrested one Mr. Ikechukwu Nwobodo for the murder of his son, 32-year-old Chika Nwobodo. Also arrested are two members of a local vigilante in the area Mr... Read more »

Man’s headless body uncovered in Rivers truck

The headless body of a man found around the Interwoba canal by Cherubim Road, in the Mike Three area of Port Harcourt, Rivers State, has left many residents in shock. A witness,... Read more »

3 killed as cultists hold Lagos communities hostage for one month

Three persons have been reportedly killed in the ongoing supremacy clashes involving members of the Eiye and Aiye cults in Owode and Ibeshe communities, in the Igbogbo Bayeku Local Council Development Area... Read more »