Two armed robbery suspects arrested by the Department of State Service in Anambra State, Uche Ezeugo and Somadina, have attributed their actions to the current hard times in the country.
Ezeugo said he was forced into the act to enable him give his late father a befitting burial.
He said, “I’m not a natural thief. It’s this Buhari hard condition that led me into this temptation.”
They were arrested for allegedly stealing some laptops.
Somadina, on his part, blamed his action on hunger and […]
The police in Lagos state has arrested two suspected robbers, who allegedly specialised in attacking hotels and raiding lodgers in the state.
The suspects, Kayode Johnson, 30 aka Badoo and Sheriff Owolabi, 28, confessed to be members of an eight-man syndicate, New Telegraph reports.
They reportedly attack hotels after tip-offs from insiders, raid guests’ rooms and dispossess lodgers of their valuables.
Confessing to the crime, Johnson said, “Once we approach a hotel, we would bring out guns and threaten those outside and they […]