• Police officer, 5 others sent to prison over N6m robbery

    Police officer, 5 others sent to prison over N6m robbery

    For allegedly robbing some Chinese of N6 million worth of goods and cash, six people, including a police officer, were on Thursday remanded at Kirikiri prison by an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court.

    The Magistrate, Mrs O. A. Akokhia, refused to hear the accused plea and remanded them in prison.

    Akokhia adjourned the case to Dec. 22 for mention.

    The accused are Sunday Onuh, 32, driver; Peter Owoicho, 30, house keeper; James Momoh, 20, driver; Emmanuel Audu, 32, unemployed; Francis Onuh, 32, and Gabriel Ochigbo, […]

  • DSS arrest two Supreme Court judges, 5 others over alleged corruption

    DSS arrest two Supreme Court judges, 5 others over alleged corruption

    In a nationwide crackdown, the Federal Government last night began rounding up judges suspected to have aided and abetted corruption in over the years.

    But, the arrest of the judges, which was carried out by operatives from the Department of Security Services DSS, was in relation to those who allegedly took huge cash to pervert the cause of Justice before, during and after the 2015 general elections.

    It was gathered that among those taken into custody last night were two Supreme Court […]

  • Police inspector, 5 others shot as militants storm Lagos community

    Police inspector, 5 others shot as militants storm Lagos community

    There was tension in Fatoki community in the Igando area of Lagos as suspected militants stormed the area.

    The hoodlums stormed the community in the wee hours of yesterday and unleashed terror on the residents. The mili­tants were said to have attempted to abduct a wealthy man in the area but the man fortuitously escaped.

    The militants were said to have started shooting sporadically at anyone they saw, and in the pro­cess shot a Police Inspec­tor and other people.

    It was gathered that […]