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Man kills wife, two son’s ov

A 35-year old man identified as Uwaila has shot his wife and two sons dead.The incident happened on Sunday morning at Ovbiogie village in Ovia North East local

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Posted On: 14 Jan 2019

Police intercept 34,000 live

The Ogun State Police Command had intercepted a mini truck conveying 34,865 live cartridges from the neighbouring Republic of Togo through a Nigerian boarder to

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Posted On: 13 Jan 2019

'El Chapo' aide who helped FBI

Accused Mexican drug cartel boss Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman was so preoccupied with spying on his associates he had software installed on their phone

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Posted On: 10 Jan 2019

Cops claim that mice ate half

Eight police officers in Argentina who were fired were so desperate that they put the blame on mice and claimed the rodents ate half a ton of marijuana that had

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Posted On: 09 Jan 2019

42yrs old married man and fath

The deceased, who police gave his identity as Dickson Igbinoba, was said to have engaged in exchange of blows with a rival identified as Osakioya Egavoen, 41, a

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Posted On: 08 Jan 2019

Conoil facility in Bayelsa blo

A Niger Delta militant group, known as the Koluama Seven Brothers, has blown up a crude oil pipeline owned by Conoil in Bayelsa State.   The group launch

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Posted On: 07 Jan 2019

Civil servant allegedly rapes

A 53-year-old civil servant in Katsina State, Kabir Yakubu, has been accused of raping his neighbour’s four-year-old daughter.   Yakubu of Karin ku

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Posted On: 04 Jan 2019

Two beheads rice dealer in Oso

The police command in Osun State says it has arrested two suspects over alleged robbery and beheading of a rice dealer.   The State Commissioner of Polic

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Posted On: 03 Jan 2019

Herders Murder 14, Raze House

Armed men, who locals called Fulani herdsmen, killed at least 14 people, injured scores of others and burnt several houses in fresh attacks in Barkin Ladi Local

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Posted On: 02 Jan 2019

Teenager, two others sell sibl

Operatives of the Imo State Police Command have arrested a 15-year-old Senior Secondary School pupil, Precious Ehiedo, and two others, Juliet Ogben and Favour O

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Posted On: 31 Dec 2018

Three Police officers dismiss

The Nigerian police force has dismissed three officers for stealing the sum of 350,000 CFA (N221,508) belonging to a Togo-based Nigerian, Theodore Ifunnaya. &n

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Posted On: 31 Dec 2018

Two Priests Abandoned By Kidn

The deployment of Closed-Circuit Television (CCTV) cameras on trees, drones and helicopters by the Anambra State government for aerial surveillance, complemente

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Posted On: 29 Dec 2018

Cartels responsible for Zamfa

The disagreement between the cartels that are involved in illegal mining in Zamfara is responsible for the lingering crisis and killings in the state.  

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Posted On: 28 Dec 2018

Four Lagos Policemen Arrested

Four policemen attached to Ijanikin Division, Badagry, Lagos State, have been arrested for allegedly robbing a Togo-based Nigerian of his CFA 350,000.  

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Posted On: 27 Dec 2018

Abdel Razaq Zorgi, a Tunisian

Tunisian security forces on Tuesday fired tear gas at protesters in the western city of Kasserine following the funeral of a journalist who had set himself on f

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Posted On: 26 Dec 2018

UK says There’s high threat

The United Kingdom has said there is a high threat of kidnap throughout Nigeria.   It also warned its nationals against travelling to the North-East, say

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Posted On: 25 Dec 2018

EFCC Seizes $2.8m at Enugu Air

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), yesterday said its operatives had arrested two men with the sum of $2.8m suspected to be laundered funds.

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Posted On: 22 Dec 2018

Umar Abdulmalik, the Mastermi

Wanted Umar Abdulmalik, a Boko Haram Commander, suspected to have been involved in some attacks in Abuja has been arrested.   He was arrested by operativ

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Posted On: 21 Dec 2018

Man who stole boss’ property

The Lagos State Police Command says it has arrested a domestic help, Ben Peters (real name Usang Effiong), who allegedly stole his boss’ property 11 days

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Posted On: 21 Dec 2018

Two Togolese nabbed while atte

Two citizens of the Republic of Togo have been arrested in Osogbo by men of the Nigeria Immigration Service, Osun State Command, while attempting to obtain Nige

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Posted On: 21 Dec 2018

17 year old goes missing on re

The family of a 17-year-old undergraduate, Chiedozi Azuike, who went missing two weeks ago, is in the dark as to his whereabouts.   PUNCH Metro learnt th

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Posted On: 21 Dec 2018

Woman ‘killed’ after sex

Two men have allegedly killed a 35-year old woman after having sex with her in a hotel in Onitsha, Anambra State.   The suspects, Okoronji Emeka, 24, and

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Posted On: 20 Dec 2018

US charges Nigerian Osondu Ig

A Nigerian, Osondu Victor Igwilo has been charged in a Houston court by the US Justice Department as the ringleader of an international advance-fee scheme. &nb

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Posted On: 20 Dec 2018

Teenage Bomber wife of Mamman

Abdullahi Ibrahim, The Borno Commandant of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps(NSCDC), said one of the two female Boko Haram bombers nabbed by the com

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Posted On: 20 Dec 2018

Four clerics arrested with hum

The Zone 2 Command of the Nigeria Police Force in Onikan, Lagos has arrested four clerics for allegedly dealing in human parts.   The four suspects inclu

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Posted On: 19 Dec 2018

Police arrest 2 female kidnapp

The Kaduna State Police Command, said on Tuesday it had arrested two notorious female kidnappers and 12 other suspected criminals in the state.   The Pol

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Posted On: 19 Dec 2018