Tag: Crime

Comedian in Court Over Alleged Rape

Henry Solomon- July 16, 2019

A 24-year-old comedian, Iyanuloluwa Adejumobi, on Tuesday appeared in an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court in Lagos for allegedly raping a woman. However, when the case was ... Read More

Nigeria, Russia Sign Treaty on Criminal Matters

Henry Solomon- December 4, 2018

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs says Nigeria and Federation of Russia have signed a treaty on Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters. The Ministry’s Spokesperson ... Read More

Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), EFFC Join Force

Tanimu- June 25, 2018

"Trends in global security denote that cyber crimes is the latest form of terrorism and corruption and this is a growing concern affecting all nations ... Read More

Police arrest 5 persons for diverting truck with USAID mosquito nets in Kebbi

Arowobusoye Samuel- June 1, 2018

The Police Command in Kebbi has arrested five persons for alleged diversion of a truck loaded with 132 veils of USAID mosquito nets meant for ... Read More

EFCC Recorded Over 647 Convictions From 2015 to Date

Henry Solomon- May 31, 2018

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Thursday disclosed that it had recorded over 647 financial crimes convictions from November 2015 till date. Mr ... Read More

Police Warns Saraki Not to Interfere with Police Investigation, Debunks Statement as Untrue, Misleading and Obstruction of Justice

Tanimu- May 16, 2018

Jimoh Moshood, Abuja: The attention of the Nigeria Police Force has been drawn to Press Statement credited to the Senate President, Federal Republic of Nigeria, ... Read More

Former South Africa President, Zuma Appears in Court

Henry Solomon- April 6, 2018

Former South African president Jacob Zuma appeared in court on Friday to face corruption charges relating to a 2.5 billion dollars arms deal. The 75-year-old, ... Read More

Bukola Saraki Decries Perpetrators of Offa Robbery

Henry Solomon- April 6, 2018

The Senate President, Bukola Saraki has condemned in strong terms the robbery that left many dead in Offa Kwara state. Yesterday armed robbers stormed Zenith ... Read More

Police Arraigns Sen. Dino Melaye and Suspects in Court 10th May

Tanimu- April 4, 2018

Jimoh Moshood, Abuja: On the 28th March, 2018, the Kogi State Command announced the escape from lawful custody of six (6) suspects including the two ... Read More

WHO Raises Alarm on Alleged Sale of Free Tuberculosis Drugs

Henry Solomon- March 29, 2018

Dr Michael Jose, the National Professional Officer of World Health Organisation (WHO) in  Nigeria,  has decried the alleged sale of free Tuberculosis (TB) drugs to ... Read More

President Buhari Tasks Security Agency on Criminality

Tanimu- March 23, 2018

Femi Adesina, Abuja: President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday in Gusau, Zamfara state, directed security agencies to improve their strategies of intelligence gathering, surveillance and accuracy in ... Read More

EFCC Arrests Own Staff

Tanimu- January 25, 2018

EFCC, Abuja: The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has reiterated its zero tolerance for corruption and continual drive to fight the malaise within and ... Read More

Henry Specializes in VIP Impersonation on Social Media, Abba Kyari Happens to Be His Latest Victim

Tanimu- November 4, 2017

Recall Last week Abba Kyari alerted friends on Facebook about Someone who had opened a Facebook Page with his Picture and name to defraud innocent ... Read More

Police Operation “ Absolute Sanity” Dislodge Armed Gang in Abuja

Henry Solomon- October 27, 2017

Nigerian Police force through its operation absolute sanity has apprehended some armed gang terrorizing Abuja to Kaduna highway. Force public relations officer Jimoh Moshood says ... Read More

Two Suspects Arrested At Zuba On Their Way To Operation

Tanimu- September 14, 2017

Sadiq Bello, Abuja: Gentlemen of the press, I want to welcome you to my maiden press briefing as the new Commissioner of Police FCT, it ... Read More

Police Arrest Two Brothers Specialised In Car Snatching

Henry Solomon- August 28, 2017

The FCT Polce Command said it has arrested two brothers who specialise in snatching cars from cab (taxi) operators. Commissioner of Police FCT, CP Musa ... Read More

Human Rights Groups Raise Alarm Over Child Defilement In Edo

Henry Solomon- August 16, 2017

Some human rights groups in Edo on Wednesday, expressed worry over increasing cases of child defilement in the state and across the country. They are: ... Read More

Senate Passes The Whistleblower Protection Bill

Henry Solomon- July 19, 2017

The 8th Senate has passed the Whistleblower Protection Bill at today's senate plenary. The Bill, which seeks to encourage and facilitate the disclosures of improper ... Read More

Man in Jos, Kills Pregnant Wife Impregnates Maid

Arowobusoye Samuel- July 8, 2017

Martha Nuhu: The Plateau Police Command on Thursday confirmed the arrest of a 40-year-old man, Victor Dashit, who allegedly strangled his eight months pregnant wife, ... Read More

Company Secures Release of 150 Prisoners In 2 months

Henry Solomon- July 6, 2017

A Kano based firm, Jaffatu General Enterprises Company said it secured the release of 150 inmates from various prisons in the last two months. The ... Read More