Two suspected fraudsters, Ahmed Fatai and Olufemi Adaramola, were weekend arrested by the Zone 2 Police Command for allegedly using a live snake and other fetish items to defraud a man of N5m.
They were arrested in the Ijebu Igbo area of Ogun State by the Zonal Intervention Squad of the Command.
The suspects had asked their unnamed victim to pay N75m for a concoction in order to have good luck.
Shortly after their demand, the victim reportedly lost his consciousness but only […]
A 60-year-old woman, Asabi Adebayo, has been arrested by the police in Oyo State for allegedly buying five babies at N5million from Port-Harcourt, Rivers State.
The suspect, who planned to fly the babies abroad for sale, was said to have brought them to an orphanage in Ibadan to obtain a certified police report for them when the bubble burst.
Commissioner of Police Leye Oyebade, who paraded the suspect and the babies yesterday at the Eleyele Police Headquarters, said the woman would have […]
According to reports, the Federal High Court, Ado Ekiti, on Wednesday ordered the Department of State Services to pay a member of the Ekiti State House of Assembly, Afolabi Akanni, N5m damages for his illegal arrest.
The court condemned his arrest and “continued detention for 18 harrowing, excruciating and brain cudgeling days, without access to his lawyers and family.”
Akanni, representing Efon Constituency 1 at the Ekiti State House of Assembly, was arrested on March 4 by the DSS and detained for […]