• Court slams N1m bail on male usher for defiling six-year-old girl in church

    Court slams N1m bail on male usher for defiling six-year-old girl in church

    A Surulere Chief Magistrates’ Court, Lagos on Thursday slammed a N1 million bail on a 33-year-old man, Roland Olise, for alleged defilement of a six-year-old girl in a church in Lagos.

    Olise, whose address was not provided, pleaded not guilty to a one-count charge of defilement.

    The Chief Magistrate, Ipaye Nwachukwu, ordered the accused to produce two sureties in like sum.

    Nwachukwu said one of the sureties must be a property owner in Lagos State, while the other must be a civil servant […]

  • Six-year-old kills housemaid with father’s gun in Abia

    Six-year-old kills housemaid with father’s gun in Abia

    A six-year-old boy has erroneously killed a housemaid with the gun of his father in Aba, Abia State.

    Police detectives from the Ogbor Hill Police Division, Aba, have commenced investigations into the killing.

    It was gathered that the underage child reportedly picked the father’s gun from his bedroom, thinking that it was a toy gun and not knowing that it was loaded.

    A source, who spoke on condition of anonymity, said, “The child pointed the gun at the maid and playfully said, ‘I […]