• Man, 27, gets N500, 000 bail for attempted murder

    Man, 27, gets N500, 000 bail for attempted murder

    A Surulere Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos, on Friday granted N500, 000 bail to a 27 year-old-man, Ayomide Ilesanmi, who allegedly attempted to kill one Okwudili Obiora by pushing him down from a storey building.

    The Court’s Magistrate, Mrs Ipaye Nwachukwu, granted the accused bail with two sureties in like sum after he pleaded not guilty to a four-count charge of conspiracy, attempted killing, breach of peace and assault.

    Nwachukwu said one of the sureties must be a property owner in Lagos […]

  • How gunmen attempted to assassinate me on Lokoja-Abuja highway – Faleke

    How gunmen attempted to assassinate me on Lokoja-Abuja highway – Faleke

    Former running mate to the deceased All Progressives Congress, APC, governorship candidate in Kogi State, Prince Abubakar Audu, James Faleke has claimed that some gunmen attempted to assassinate him.

    Faleke, currently a member of the House of Representatives alleged that the assassination attempt occurred along the Lokoja-Abuja highway at about 7 p.m on November 6.

    A statement by the Director of Media and Publicity of the Audu/Faleke Political Organisation, Duro Meseko on Friday, said the gunmen shot severally at Faleke’s vehicle but […]

  • Court dissolves 12-year-old marriage over attempted child sacrifice

    Court dissolves 12-year-old marriage over attempted child sacrifice

    A Customary Court in Mapo, Ibadan on Friday dissolved a 12-year-old marriage between an Ibadan-based businesswoman, Sekinat and her husband Raufu Abdulakeem, over attempted child sacrifice.

    The President of the court, Mr Ademola Odunade, held that there was nothing the court could do since Sekinat and Raufu had both concluded to part ways.

    Odunade, however, awarded custody of the two children produced by the union to Sekinat for proper motherly care.

    He directed Raufu to pay a monthly feeding allowance of N3,000 for […]

  • Police and DSS attempted to shoot me – Governor Wike cries out

    Police and DSS attempted to shoot me – Governor Wike cries out

    Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State yesterday said that the police and operatives of the Department of State Services attempted to shoot him during Saturday attempt to arrest a Federal High Court judge in Port Harcourt, the state capital.

    Wike said he was roughhandled by the security agents in the failed arrest led by the Rivers State Director of the DSS, Mr. Tosin Ajayi, and Rivers State Police Commissioner, Mr. Francis Odesanya, assisted by over 100 operatives.

    A statement issued by Wike’s […]

  • See the Moment a Horse Attempted to R*pe a Police Officer in Broad Daylight (Photo)

    See the Moment a Horse Attempted to R*pe a Police Officer in Broad Daylight (Photo)

    An odd photo of a white horse trying to s*xually molest a male police officer has been trending online with mixed reactions from social media users.

    According to reports, a policeman bent over in front of a horny horse that misinterpreted the action and immediately attempted to hump the man with an erect reproductive organ.

    It took the intervention of another police officer to restratin the obviously aroused and desperate animal. Rumours have it that the awful incident took place in the […]

  • Man on trial for attempted N7.1m ATM fraud in Ibadan

    Man on trial for attempted N7.1m ATM fraud in Ibadan

    Fifty-four-year-old Emmanuel Oti, who allegedly attempted to defraud a first generation bank in Ibadan of N7.1 million with an ATM card, is standing trial before an Iyaganku Chief Magistrates’ Court.

    Oti, a resident of Gbwom, Jos, was arraigned for attempt to commit fraud.

    The accused and a man still at large allegedly conspired to commit the offence on August 15 at 4.00 p.m. at a branch of Union Bank at the University College Hospital, Ibadan.

    Prosecutor Sunday Ojeleye told the court that the […]

  • To Commit Suicide is not Easy – Man Who Attempted to Jump Into Lagos Lagoon Recounts Experience

    To Commit Suicide is not Easy – Man Who Attempted to Jump Into Lagos Lagoon Recounts Experience

    A frustrated Lagos resident who had been ill for over 36 years, has revealed his decision to end his life by attempting to jump into the lagoon from the 3rd Mainland Bridge.

    A 58-year-old man, Joseph Onweji, who recently attempted to commit suicide, has finally broken his silence over his decision to end it all by attempting to jump into the lagoon from the popular 3rd Mainland Bridge at Oworonshoki area of Lagos State.

    While speaking in an exclusive interview with New […]

  • My husband is a staunch womanizer, attempted to rape my sister – Woman tells court

    My husband is a staunch womanizer, attempted to rape my sister – Woman tells court

    One Ajayi Cecilia, on Thursday, dragged her husband, John Ajayi, before an Igando Customary Court sitting in Lagos State over claims that he is a staunch womanizer.

    The 42-year-old woman told the court that her husband of 20 years had up to four girl friends in their street.

    Cecilia, speaking before the President of the court, Mr. Adegboyega Omilola, sought for the dissolution of her marriage to 46-year-old husband.

    She said, “My husband is a womanizer; he is dating four girls in our […]

  • My husband is a womanizer, attempted to rape my sister – 45-year-old Woman tells court

    My husband is a womanizer, attempted to rape my sister – 45-year-old Woman tells court

    One Cecilia Ayayi on Thursday sought for the dissolution of her 20-year-old marriage at an Igando Customary Court in Lagos state over claims that her husband, John Ajayi, had on many occasions attempted to rape her younger sister.

    The 45-year-old trader also accused her husband of infidelity.

    She said her husband is a womanizer as he brought girls, nursing mothers and divorcees into their matrimonial home.

    Cecilia said, “My sister left our house without any notice, when I called her to know why […]