Wednesday, February 8, 2023

Crime

January 19, 2023

Policeman fighting soldier viral video under investigation: Army

“We are looking into the matter to fully ascertain what transpired and will get those involved and investigate the matter.”

Screenshot of policeman fighting a soldier
December 26, 2022

Centre seeks support of traditional rulers to mop up small arms in Borno

The Centre said that it has recovered more than 3,000 illegal arms in the last 18 months since its take-off in May 2021.

Fire arms used to illustrate the story
December 7, 2022

Police arraign three over abduction of four-year-old from school

Chiahemba Sende, Shiekuma Akaajime and Msonter Kpakpa are facing charges for alleged criminal conspiracy, trespass and abduction at the Makurdi Chief Magistrates’ Court.

Court Gavel
December 2, 2022

10-year-old kills mother for refusing to buy him headset

After killing his mother, the child proceeded to log into her amazon account the next day and bought an Oculus Virtual Reality headset for himself.

Photo of Quiana Mann shot by her 10-year-old
October 18, 2022

U.S. slams $778 million fine on Lafarge for providing support to terrorist groups

Lafarge admitted to paying ISIS and other terrorist organisations to keep a cement plant running in Syria during the civil war.

Lafarge
October 10, 2022

Insecurity: Amotekun tells Ondo residents to be vigilant of lawless Okada riders

The security outfit alleged that commercial motorcyclists, following their ban in Ondo, were now “constituting nuisance in the state”.

Commander of the Ondo Amotekun Corps, Adetunji Adeleye
October 10, 2022

Delta police nab armed robber, recover weapons

The police said they found one locally-made, cut-to-size gun loaded with one live cartridge on the 35-year-old suspect during a stop-and-search operation.

Bright Edafe
October 5, 2022

Customs intercepts cartridges, locally made guns in Ogun

The acting comptroller, FOU, Zone A, Hussein Ejibunu, said this at a press conference to showcase the unit’s activities in September on Wednesday in Lagos.

Customs
August 31, 2022

Thirteen illegal miners nabbed in Kwara

The NSCDC and EFCC commands in Kwara have intensified joint efforts to tackle illegal mining activities in the state.

August 25, 2022

Gunmen shot dead police officer in Lagos

“He was attacked, shot, and his service pistol taken away,” the Lagos police command stated.

Lagos CP Abiodun Alabi