Category: Crime

Bizarre!12-year-old boy arrested for kidnapping

Amnesty Programme: Audit uncovers payroll fraud of N1.5bn’

The Office of the Presidential Amnesty Programme says internal and external audits of its databases have uncovered “monumental” frauds in the payment of stipends and...

Vice President arrested, charged for fraud

Malawi’s Anti-Corruption Bureau has arrested and charged the country’s Vice President Saulos Klaus Chilima over graft allegations. The Anti-Corruption Bureau made...

Uzodimma: Easter offers us opportunity to rethink essence of our humanity

Crime reporters honour Uzodimma with award for fighting insecurity

  The crime reporters association of Nigeria (CRAN) has honoured Imo State Governor, Senator Hope Uzodimma with an award for his doggedness in fighting insecurity...

Billionaire drug baron, Ugochukwu, gets N100m bail

    Temporary respite came the way of an alleged Lagos-based billionaire drug baron, Nsofor Kennedy Ugochukwu, a.k.a Ugochukwu Nsofor Chukwukadibia, who was...

EFCC Arraigns Indian for alleged N816.3m fraud in Lagos

  The Lagos Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Thursday, November 24, 2022 , arraigned one Chandra Singh before Justice I.O....

Money laundering: Appeal Court affirms conviction of Maina’s son

The Court of Appeal in Abuja has upheld the conviction of Faisal, the son of the jailed ex-Chairman of the defunct Pension Reform Taskforce Team (PRTT), Abdulrasheed...

27-year-old housewife stabs husband to death over sex

…25 others paraded by Police for sundry offences     Police in Oyo State paraded a 27-year-old housewife before newsmen in Ibadan on Wednesday for...

Pastor held for allegedly killing Elder’s son

    A 45 year old Prophet, Samuel Alade-Emin, has been ordered to be remanded in prison, by an Akure Chief Magistrate Court, in Ondo staye, for allegedly...

Six teenagers rescued as police burst baby factory in Nassarawa

  The Nasarawa Police Command says its detectives from Area Command, New Karu have rescued six young girls and a baby of about six months after busting a baby...