A woman, Mrs. Chika Orji, who was arrested in Lagos State for allegedly hiring assassins to eliminate her husband, has confessed to the crime.
The 41-year-old was arrested by detectives attached to Area ‘J’ Command, Ajah, on October 6, after one of the hired assassins, Bright Ikechukwu, was apprehended and he named her as the person who contracted him to kill her husband.
Ikechukwu was arrested while attempting to break into Mr. Orji’s apartment at Jakande Estate, Ajah.
Meanwhile, during preliminary investigation, it […]
It was gathered that the Lagos State Police Command has arrested a 24-year-old suspect, Tayo Adeyemi, who confessed to have been hired to kill a female hotel lodger in the Alakija, Satellite Town area of the state.
Adeyemi, an indigene of Kwara State, said that he was arrested by the police after he sneaked into the hotel, White House, and demanded that his target, simply known as Rosemary, had sex with him so he would spare her life.
Adeyemi, who dropped out […]
Dame Patience Jonathan, the wife of former President Goodluck Jonathan, has accused the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission of hiring mercenaries to testify in the case of a controversial $31.4 million traced to an account, which she claimed was her own.
So also did Dame Jonathan say on Thursday that the EFCC was yet to invite her for questioning despite her claim that the money in the account belonged to her.
The EFCC, sequel to the discovery of the money, had charged […]
Estranged wife of a Kenyan Airports Authority (KAA) employee and her relatives have been arrested over a plot to assassinate him.
Buburu Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) boss Jeremiah Ikiao on Thursday, June 23, said Bilha Njoki had hired hitmen to kill her husband but police got wind of the plot and laid a trap to catch her.
Detectives, a day earlier had tricked her that he had been killed and his body dumped in Dandora. After she received the ‘good news’, […]