• Ex-Oceanic bank staff sentenced to 195 years in jail for N21 million fraud

    Ex-Oceanic bank staff sentenced to 195 years in jail for N21 million fraud

    Justice Dije Abdu Aboki of the Kano state High Court today convicted and sentenced former Oceanic bank staff, Aliyu Suleiman, to 195 years imprisonment for allegedly stealing over N21, 000,000 (Twenty one Million Naira only) from Albasu Microfinance Bank.

    As a former staff of Oceanic Bank, Aliyu was engaged and entrusted by the Albasu Community to take charge of their Microfinance Bank. While in charge, the he violated that trust and siphoned over N21, 000,000 (Twenty Million Naira) by forging signatures […]

  • Man sentenced to 7 strokes of cane for stealing alcoholic wine

    Man sentenced to 7 strokes of cane for stealing alcoholic wine

    A Gudu Upper Area Court, Abuja, on Tuesday sentenced a 26-year-old man, Frank Ugochukwu, to seven strokes of cane for stealing N9, 500 worth of alcoholic wine from a hotel.

    The judge Upper Area court judge, Alhaji Umar Kagarko, also ordered Ugochukwu to clean the court premises and warned him to desist from committing crime.

    Ugochukwu of Sharpcorner, Mararaba, Nasarawa state, was convicted on a two-count charge of criminal trespass and theft.

    The Prosecutor, Donaldtus Abah, told the court that Stanley Emmanuel of […]

  • Lesbian Prison Officer Who Kissed and Fondled Inmate Sentenced (Photos)

    Lesbian Prison Officer Who Kissed and Fondled Inmate Sentenced (Photos)

    A lesbian prison officer has been jailed after she was caught kissing and fondling a convicted inmate.

    A pretty prison officer has been jailed for six months after having an affair with an inmate behind bars.

    The lesbian officer identified as Melissa Priestley, 33, had been seen kissing and fondling convicted robber Leonie Kinnish at HMP Low Newton in Durham. She also gave her special privileges, which angered other inmates.

    According to reports, the relationship began in October last year and was discovered […]

  • Shocking! Mother Sentenced to Prison for Filming Herself Having S*x with Her 14-year-old Son

    Shocking! Mother Sentenced to Prison for Filming Herself Having S*x with Her 14-year-old Son

    A mother has done the unthinkable by filming herself having s*x with her 14-year-old son before sending the video to a family member living abroad.

    A wayward mother has been jailed for five years today for filming home-made porn movies with her own schoolboy son.

    According to a reports, the mother, 36, filmed herself having s*x with her 14-year-old son – and sent the mobile phone clips to a family member living abroad.

    A court heard she made a video of her carrying […]

  • Lionel Messi sentenced to 21 months in prison for tax fraud

    Lionel Messi sentenced to 21 months in prison for tax fraud

    Barcelona superstar, Lionel Messi, has been handed a 21-month jail sentence for tax evasion, but is unlikely he will go to prison.

    The player and his father, Jorge, were found guilty of three counts of tax fraud. Between 2007 and 2009, Messi and father failed to pay tax authorities €4.1million (£3.5m), which was tax on image rights earnings.

    Jorge Messi absolved his son of any wrongdoing, with the 28-year-old claiming he did not “read the documents, but only signed them.”

    Under Spanish law, […]

  • Oscar Pistorius sentenced to 6 years in prison

    Oscar Pistorius sentenced to 6 years in prison

    Oscar Pistorius has just been sentenced to 6 years in prison for the murder of Reeva Steenkamp.

    He faced up to 15 years in prison but the judge said there were “substantial and compelling reasons” to deviate from the 15-year minimum sentence, citing as one factor, the continuing misperception that Pistorius had intended to kill his girlfriend.

    She said a a long-term imprisonment will not serve justice as Oscar is already a broken man…a fallen hero.

    The Steenkamp family looked stunned that Oscar […]

  • Nigerian ‘footballer’ sentenced to 8 years in jail, fined $10,000 for drug trafficking in Cambodia

    Nigerian ‘footballer’ sentenced to 8 years in jail, fined $10,000 for drug trafficking in Cambodia

    A Nigerian man who claimed to be a footballer was on Monday July 4, sentenced in Phnom Penh Municipal Court, Cambodia to eight years in jail and fined 40 million riel (about $10,000) for drug trafficking.

    30-year-old Francis Ihenwe Oderah had 100 grams of meth in his possession when he was arrested in Phnom Penh’s Choam Chao commune in January.

    During his hearing on June 7, the accused admitted having acted as a delivery man but said he was not a dealer. […]

  • Student and two others sentenced to death by hanging in Lagos

    Student and two others sentenced to death by hanging in Lagos

    A High Court of Lagos State sitting in ‎Ikeja has sentenced three persons to death by hanging by the neck till death.

    The ‎convicts included a student who doubles as a commercial motorcyclist, Ganiyu Hassan, an aluminium worker, Wasiu Arepo, and a driver, Oluwaseun Idowu.

    The court presided by Justice Lateef Lawal- Akapo found the convict guilty on a four count charge of conspiracy, armed robbery and murder contrary to Section 402 subsection 2(a) of the Criminal Code Law of Lagos State, […]

  • 21-year-old student sentenced to life in prison for killing her newborn baby by throwing her in the trash

    21-year-old student sentenced to life in prison for killing her newborn baby by throwing her in the trash

    Former college student who gave birth in her sorority house last year was on Monday, June 27, sentenced to life in prison without parole for killing the newborn by throwing her in the trash.

    Emile Weaver, 21, of Clarington was found guilty by a jury last month of aggravated murder, abuse of a corpse, and tampering with evidence.

    Prosecutors said Weaver gave birth in a bathroom at the Delta Gamma Theta sorority at Muskingum University on April 22, 2015, then purposefully caused […]

  • Man Sentenced to Death by Hanging in Kano…Read His Shocking Crime

    Man Sentenced to Death by Hanging in Kano…Read His Shocking Crime

    A man has been sentenced to death by hanging after he was found out to have committed a really grievous crime.

    Abubakar Abdulrahaman, the killer of Ganiyu Akanbi Bello, a Kano business tycoon, philanthropist, and Yoruba leader, has been sentenced to death by hanging on Wednesday, by Justice Kabiru Auta of a Kano High Court.

    According to reports, the accused, Abubakar Abdulrahaman, 28, was found guilty of culpable homicide punishable with death.

    He was discharged and acquitted in another charge of armed robbery.

    Mr. […]

  • Woman Sentenced to 4-years in Prison For Slitting Her Niece’s Neck with Blade in Lagos (Photo)

    Woman Sentenced to 4-years in Prison For Slitting Her Niece’s Neck with Blade in Lagos (Photo)

    A Lagos woman has been sentenced to 4-years in prison for allegedly using a razor blade to cut her niece in the neck and hand because she entered other people’s apartments without her permission.

    A woman identified as Funmi Otitoloju, have been arrested a by the police in Lagos State for allegedly brutalising her 12-year-old niece identified only as Adeola on Thursday, June 9, 2016 at about 6:00am, in the Baiyeku community in the Ikorodu area of Lagos state.

    It was learnt […]