It was gathered that the Edo State Police Command has arrested three suspects in the alleged robbery attack and murder of the late Mrs. Grace Omoigui, mother of a former Chairman of the Federal Inland Revenue Service, Ifueko Omoigui-Okauru.
It was gathered that the late Omoigui, a retired magistrate was shot in the thigh during a robbery attack on Liberty Avenue, GRA, Benin, on October 24, 2016.
It was learnt that the 82-year-old victim had been trailed from a new generation bank […]
According to reports, the Attorney-General of Rivers State has been directed to prosecute the 2015 All Progressives Congress (APC) deputy governorship candidate, Asita Okorie, for the murder of a National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) member during the March 19, 2016 rerun legislative election.
It was learnt that the corps member was killed at Akinima community in Ahoada West Local Government.
The decision to prosecute the APC chieftain was reached during the Rivers State Executive Council meeting presided over by Governor Nyesom Wike […]
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 […]
Two prosecution witnesses in a case of murder against a female lawyer, Yewande Oyediran, have demanded N500,000 as transport cost to attend the court session
Oyediran, a staff of the Directorate of Public Prosecution in the Oyo State of Ministry of Justice, allegedly murdered her husband, Lowo, by stabbing him with a knife on February 2 at Akobo area of Ibadan.
The private prosecutor, Sanya Akinyele, informed an Oyo State High Court in Ibadan at Wednesday’s hearing that the case could not […]
It was gathered that the Ebonyi State Police Command has arrested seven persons in connection with the murder of a 25 year old man, Ndubisi Nwali.
According to the News Agency of Nigeria, the victim hailed from Effium, Ohaukwu Local Government area of the state.
The development has heightened tension between the Effium and Ezz-Effium communities of the council where the assailants are suspected to come from.
DSP George Okafor, the Command’s Public Relations Officer, said the victim’s cousin, Uchenna Ochika, reported that […]
According to reports, the Police Command in Sokoto State has confirmed the murder of a 20-year-old man, Usman Shehu, in the early hours of Saturday at the Kwanberu Area of Sokoto.
The body of the deceased popularly called Manu, was also severally brutalised.
The commands spokesman, Mr El-Mustapha Sani, who confirmed the incident, said that the remains had been taken to the Specialist Hospital, Sokoto, for an autopsy.
Sani further said that the remains of late Shehu would later be released to the […]
A Nigerian actress has been dragged into another controversy as she has threatened to murder a fan over an offensive comment.
Nigerian actress, Daniella Okeke
The picture that caused the controversy: Daniella posing with her mother
Nneka Mokobia Ikeomumu, the woman Okeke threatened to kill
Popular Nigerian actress, Daniella Okeke has threatened to murder a fan over a comment she perceived to be offensive directed at the actress’ mother. She made the threat on Instagram after a fan left what she saw as a […]
Two yet-to-be named suspects undergoing investigation in connection with the murder of former Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Chief Bola Ige, have reportedly opened up on their involvement.
This is coming after the Inspector General of Police, IGP, Ibrahim Idris, set up the Special Investigative Team, SIT, to probe the murder of Ige who was shot dead on December 23, 2001, by unknown gunmen in his Ibadan, Oyo State home after his security guards took permission to […]
A North Carolina woman, 24 year old new mum, Jameisha Alexander was seen holding her 6 week old son, King, near a pond Saturday night by someone who immediately called security. But by the time officers arrived, Alexander was gone and the baby was in the water, according to her arrest warrant.
Paramedics tried CPR to revive the newborn baby but the boy died a short time later.
Alexander was taken into custody two hours later after she was found involved in […]
US Based Nigerian actress Georgina Onuoha has shared her thoughts on the sad murders of police officers in Dallas, U.S. Four gunman shot 11 police officers – killing at least five – and may have planted a bombs ‘all over’ downtown Dallas.
According to Georgina,”Theirs is the most dangerous job in America. They are our first line of defense. To have any one kill them in cold blood is cruel.
I believe there are bad cops out there killing innocent black men […]
A clergyman of the Evangelical Church of West Africa, Reverend Zakariya, has been killed by attackers suspected to be herdsmen in Nasarawa State.
Three of the killed pastor’s children are said to be in the university. Zakariya was murdered on Thursday on his farm by yet-to-be-identified assailants in Obi Local Government Area of the state.
According to a Twitter user, @uncanny_sam, who announced the death of the clergyman, Zakariya will be buried on Tuesday.
“My late uncle, Rev. Zakariya was killed Thursday by herdsmen […]