The suspects, who robbed veteran Nigerian comedian, Basketmouth, at gun point at his residence in Lekki Phase 1, Lagos State, on September 7 have been arrested.
The comedian was in company of his family when unknown gunmen broke into his home and carted away valuables.
They were paraded before newsmen at the state Police Command headquarters, Ikeja on Saturday.
Twenty-four-year old Chibuzor Ugwu, the suspected leader of the three-man gang confessed, saying “Anytime I come to Lagos, I take my gang to vandalise […]
Bournemouth forward Jordon Ibe was robbed at knifepoint when thieves rammed his car just four days after suspected gunmen allegedly threatened West Ham striker Andy Carroll.
Ibe, 20, had his watch stolen after his car was struck in Surrey Quays, south east London.
The attack came after England international Carroll, 27, was the victim of an alleged attempted robbery as he drove home from a training session on Nov. 2.
Scotland Yard said detectives were investigating the attack on Ibe, which took place […]
Three people reportedly to be Nigerians have been caught after they robbed a supermarket in Dubai with machete.
A man has narrated how three men suspected to be Nigerians robbed a supermarket in Deira, Dubai with machetes. The man identified as Enofe Anthony obviously from Nigeria, said after the attack, the police came and raided the area taking every black person they see to the station.
Anthony said the three unidentified men entered the shop pretending to buy items. They waited for […]
Two female members of the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, have narrated their ordeal in the hands of unknown gunmen who reportedly dispossessed them of their valuables and gang-raped them.
The incident happened during the week in Asarama Community, Andoni Local Government Area, LGA, of Rivers State.
The unnamed victims told the newsmen the gunmen, numbering seven, broke into their rooms at about midnight and the ‘operation’ lasted for more than two hours.
Narrating her ordeal, one of the victims who pleaded anonymity […]
The police in Abia State have paraded 24 suspected criminals in Umuahia.
One of them was a 24-year-old commercial tricyclist simply called Samuel. He was said to be a member of the three-man gang that robbed, raped and killed a 65-year old grandmother at Ofeme. The incident happened on October 8 at about 9pm.
The Commissioner of Police, Mr Leye Oyebade, said in Umuahia, that the victim, Mrs Anthonia Dike, was returning from Jos on a business trip when the three hoodlums, […]
A couple which has just been married and looking forward to amazing time, has been made to witness a tragic incident.
John Itodo, an Assistant Inspector of Nigeria Prisons Service attached to Otukpo Division, and his wife have been robbed.
The man was in the early hour of Friday robbed at gun point with his bride, Jesse and other family members while returning from their traditional marriage.
According to reports, Itodo, younger brother to Yemi Itodo, an Abuja based Media Practitioner, had concluded […]
Kim Kardashian West has been robbed at gunpoint in a private residence in Paris by assailants disguised as police who made off with millions of pounds worth of jewellery.
A spokeswoman for the reality TV star said she was “badly shaken but physically unharmed” after masked men dressed as police officers tied her up in the flat’s bathroom before fleeing the scene.
A Paris police official told the Associated Press that five armed men, who were still at large, stole a jewellery […]
One Moses Akpan, a 22-year-old suspected robber has been arrested by the Lagos State Police Command.
Akpan, who allegedly attacked some residents of Oniru, in the Lekki area of the state, confessed he uses toy guns to rob his victims.
The Akwa Ibom State-born on Thursday dispossessed some residents of their valuables on Oniru Market Road at about 2pm.
Luck, however, ran out on him after operatives of the Maroko division trailed him to his house.
Confirming the arrest to newsmen at the weekend, […]
Nigeria’s U17 side, Golden Eaglets on Saturday in Niamey lost 3-1 to their Nigerien counterparts in bizarre circumstances both on and off the field. The result means the Eaglets crashed out of the race for Madagascar 2017 on a 3-2 aggregate after their 1-0 win in the first leg in Abuja.
NFF General Secretary, Dr. Mohammed Sanusi, who was rough-handled by Nigerien securities even in the presence of Nigeria Ambassador Abduljelil Sulaiman, here narrated what transpired on Saturday at the Stade […]
Nigeria Olympic team coach Samson Siasia has been robbed in Atlanta, Georgia, where his team have been training ahead of next month’s Olympic Games.
“It is true that my car was burgled but I have taken the necessary steps on the item stolen in the car,” Siasia confirmed.
“We are focused and preparing hard for the Olympics that is what I can tell you for now.”
The car Siasia has been using to run around for the team was broken into at the […]