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delta-police-nab-3-yahoo-boys-over-alleged-attempt-to-use-girlfriends-for-ritual

Police detectives at the Delta State Police Command Asaba have arrested three “Yahoo Boys” following their alleged failed attempt on Monday to use their girlfriends for money rituals. It was …

family-of-four-die-in-anambra-auto-crash

An accident involving a family of four persons, an unidentified man, his wife, daughter and mother in-law on Saturday morning at Nkwelle Ezunaka junction in Oyi Local Government Area of …

dsp-who-shot-ex-ministers-niece-sent-to-prison

The police on Friday arraigned DSP Inagozie Godwin, who allegedly shot and killed Miss Anita Akapson, a niece of Sen. Nenadi Usman (former Minister of Finance) in an FCT High …

police-arraign-businessman-for-allegedly-stealing-beer-worth-n304000-in-delta

The Police at the ‘A’ division police station in Asaba, Delta State, on Friday, arraigned a 35-year-old businessman, John Simon, at the Asaba magistrate court for allegedly stealing creates of …

my-husband-threatened-to-cut-me-in-pieces-with-cutlass-wife-tells-court

A housewife, Rukayat Jamiu 27, on Friday, asked a Badagry Customary Court to dissolve her 12-year-old marriage. Rukayat alleged that her husband, Kareem, constantly threatens to kill and cut her …

2-benue-state-university-students-killed-in-cult-clashes

At least, two persons have died after rival cult groups clashed in the Benue State University (BSU) in Makurdi, the Benue State capital within the week. It was gathered that …

police-arrest-man-60-for-allegedly-impregnating-15-year-old-neighbours-house-help-in-otukpo

The Benue State Police Command has confirmed the arrested of a 60-year-old man, identified as Ochedikwu in Otukpo for allegedly impregnating a 15-year-old neighbour’s house help. Ochedikwu, a resident of …

sars-rescues-deaconess-from-kidnappers-in-cross-river

The Special Anti Robbery Squads (SARS) in Cross River State has rescued a Deaconess in the Voice of God Christian Mission, 3 Howell Street in Calabar, the state capital from …

man-drowns-inside-swimming-pool-in-ondo-hotel

A middle-aged man has reportedly died in a swimming pool in Akure, the Ondo State capital. According to a source who preferred anonymity, the deceased whose identity is yet to …

man-allegedly-rapes-9-year-old-girl-to-death-in-rivers-state

The police have detained one Eedee Tombari at the Rivers State Command of the Criminal Investigation Department, for allegedly raping a nine-year-old girl to death. The suspect is said to …

3-dead-5-missing-in-lagos-boat-mishap

Three persons have been confirmed dead after a boat carrying 20 passengers capsized at Liverpool, Coconut under Bridge in Lagos State. The General Manager, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), …

how-former-banker-broke-into-atm-stole-n14m

A former banker, Emmanuel Onuma, has been arrested by operatives of the FCT Police command for allegedly breaking into the Automated Teller Machine gallery of his former bank to steal …

drunk-policeman-in-viral-video-dismissed

A police provost identified as Insp. Kadima Useni, attached to Police Mobile Force, Squadron 22 Base, Ikeja was on Wednesday dismissed by the force. Lagos State Police Command’s Spokesman, CSP …

suspected-thieves-allegedly-divert-relief-materials-donated-to-idps-in-delta

Some persons believed to be thieves have allegedly diverted relief materials donated to the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) at Ogbe Afor primary School Camp in Asaba Delta State by the …

kogi-speakers-brother-3-others-kidnapped

Speaker of the Kogi State House of Assembly, Prince Matthew Kolawole, has confirmed the kidnap of his brother, wife and two others on Kabba-Oshokoshoko road in the state. Kolawole, who …

gunmen-kill-father-kidnap-daughter-in-katsina

Suspected gunmen on Tuesday shot dead one Alhaji Nasiru Maimasara at Gachi quarters in Kankia Local Government Area of Katsina State. It was learnt that the gunmen also kidnapped his …

nigerien-stabs-man-to-death-in-jigawa

The Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) has arrested one Isa Idrisa, a Nigerien, who allegedly stabbed a man to death in Hadejia, Jigawa State. The Comptroller of NIS in the state, …

trailer-crushes-asuu-lasu-welfare-officers-son-one-other-to-death

Usaamah, the son of Dr AbdurRasheed Adetokunbo Adenowo, the Welfare Officer of Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Lagos State University (LASU) chapter, was killed on Sunday night in a …

petrol-tanker-crushes-two-to-death-in-zaria

Two persons died on the spot following a fatal accident between a fuel-laden tanker and a Golf car along Zaria–Kano express way by ‘Yan Karfe on Monday. The two persons …

cult-clash-four-youths-gruesomely-murdered-in-cross-river-state

Four youths between the ages of 20-30 years were on Sunday gruesomely murdered by rivalry cult group in Bendeghe Ekeim in Etung Local Government Area of Cross River State. The …

how-prophet-duped-church-members-of-n54.5m

Founder of Power of the Holy Ghost Evangelical Ministry, Prophet Cletus Ilongwo, was on Monday tried before an Ikeja Special Offences Court, Lagos, for allegedly defrauding a church member of …

violent-protest-one-killed-as-police-arrest-15-suspects-in-rivers

At least one person was reportedly killed on Monday by a security operative at the Nkpolu axis of the East West Road during a protest by indigenes of the community. …

police-nab-former-delta-vigilante-member-two-others-for-alleged-cultism-robbery

Detectives at Ogwashi Uku Police Division in Delta State have arrested a former vigilante member in the community, Chief Joseph Agbewai, and two others for alleged cultism and stealing of …

3-arrested-with-fresh-human-parts-in-nasarawa

The Nasarawa State Police Command has arrested three men for allegedly being in possession of fresh human parts. The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) for the Command in the state, …

tenant-imprisoned-for-allegedly-hypnotising-landlady-over-unpaid-rent-in-lagos

A tenant, Muritala Bankole, has been remanded in prison for allegedly charming his landlady in order to skip payment of house rents which was owed for some years, and to …

nine-worshippers-killed-in-enugu-auto-crash

No fewer than nine persons were confirmed dead, while 12 persons sustained injuries in an auto crash on Enugu-Port Harcourt Expressway, Enugu. The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) in Enugu, …

drama-as-man-cancels-daughters-wedding-without-prior-notice-in-ibadan-photos

There was confusion in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital on Saturday after a wedding ceremony, which supposed to hold yesterday came to a dramatic end, when father of the bride …

21-year-old-boy-strangles-mother-to-death-makes-love-to-her-corpse-in-edo

In a bid to get rich, a 21-year-old boy has reportedly killed his mother and had multiple sex with her corpse in Edo State. The bizarre incident occurred in their …

police-arraign-50-year-old-man-for-allegedly-raping-schoolgirl

The Gombe State Police Command has confirmed the arraignment of 50-year-old Umar Garba, for allegedly raping an 18-year-old girl. The Command’s spokesman, DSP Meru Mallen made this known to journalists …

six-die-in-ebonyi-auto-crash

The Ebonyi Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has confirmed the death of six persons in a road mishap that occurred on Friday at Ezzamgbo end of the …

police-confirm-murder-of-man-wife-three-children-in-benue

The Benue State Police Command has confirmed the murder of one Mr. Nichola Adetsav, a staff of Makurdi Local Government Area, his wife and three kids. The lifeless bodies of …

three-nigerians-arrested-for-trafficking-35-pregnant-women-newborn-babies

The Nigeria Police Force, on Friday, paraded three members of a syndicate that specialised in buying and selling of newborn babies within and outside Nigeria. The suspects are: Emmanuel Chigozie …

identity-of-man-who-jumped-into-lagos-lagoon-revealed

The man who drowned after reportedly jumping into the lagoon on Friday has been identified as a worker at the Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria (FRCN). DAILY POST had reported …

benue-woman-kills-husband-three-kids-commits-suicide

A woman late last night allegedly killed her husband, three children and also took her own life in Makurdi, the Benue state capital. DAILY POST gathered that the sad incident …

cook-who-allegedly-murdered-chief-ope-badamosi-apprehended-photos

The Togolese cook who allegedly murdered Chief Ope Badamosi, Chairman of Credit Switch Technology, has been arrested. Badamosi was found dead on Wednesday morning in his home on Onikoyi Lane, …

again-unidentified-man-jumps-into-lagos-lagoon

Just few hours ago, a yet-to-be-identified man jumped into the Lagoon from 3rd Mainland Bridge. However, he has been evacuated by the Rapid Response Squad (RRS) riders, who got to …

efcc-arraigns-six-suspects-for-diverting-n1.3bn-belonging-to-police

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Thursday charged six suspects, including two firms, before the Lagos State Special Offences Court in Ikeja for allegedly diverting N1,301,334,108 from the …

i-was-caught-because-i-didnt-pray-read-bible-robbery-suspect-confesses

The Lagos State Police Command has arrested a group of armed robbers who snatched a vehicle and drove it to Benin Republic for sale. The Zonal Police Public Relations Officer …

mother-daughter-in-court-for-alleged-murder-attempt

A 50-year-old woman, Basirat Lamidi, and her 35-year-old daughter, Taiye, were on Thursday brought before an Osogbo Chief Magistrates’ Court over alleged attempted murder. The duo are facing a two-count …

police-arrest-23-suspected-cultists-in-delta-recover-battle-axes-knives

The Delta State Police Command have arrested 23 suspected cultists in Ogwashi Uku, Achalla Ibusa, Okpanam communities, in a renewed raid. The state Police Commissioner, Mustapha Muhammad, who confirmed the …

tension-in-lagos-as-youth-terrorist-gang-awawa-regroups-back-with-full-force

The deadly youth populated terrorist gang known as Awawa in Lagos city has come back with full force as residents of some areas including Ikeja, Agege, Ogba and Oshodi wallow …

suspected-mad-man-allegedly-rapes-market-woman-in-delta

A suspected mad man, identified as Chukwudi Abey, in the early hours of Thursday in Asaba, the Delta State capital, allegedly raped a 51-year-old Ogbeogonogo market woman in the open …

ope-badamosi-chairman-of-credit-switch-technology-allegedly-murdered-by-cook-police-declares-suspect-wanted

Chief Ope Badamosi, Chairman of Credit Switch Technology, has been murdered. He was found dead on Wednesday in his home on Onikoyi Lane, Parkview Estate, in Lagos. The deceased suffered …

man-arraign-over-alleged-rape-of-minor-in-ogun

A 35-year-old man, Adekunle Aiyegunle, was on Thursday brought before an Ota Magistrates’ Court in Ogun over alleged rape of a minor. NAN reports that Aiyegunle, who lives at Odediran …

tension-in-cross-river-as-two-communities-clash-in-liyel-imokes-home-town

There is currently palpable tension in Cross River State as two communities; Usumutong and Ebom in Abi Local Government Area of the state are poised for communal clash over alleged …

girl-22-lures-facebook-lover-out-snatches-car-at-gun-point

A 22-year-old girl, simply identified as Sandra has snatched a Toyota RAV4 2011 model SUV with Registration number Lagos KTU 311DV and other valuables from a man suspected to be …

11-pregnant-women-130-other-nigerians-return-from-libya

No fewer than 141 Nigerians including 11 pregnant women have voluntarily returned from Libya to Nigeria with the assistance of the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) and the European Union …

2-year-old-baby-kidnapped-from-makurdi-sold-for-n500-000-in-abia

The Benue State Police Commanded has announced the rescue of a two-year-old child kidnapped from the state last month. The Police also arrested four persons in connection with the crime. …

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Nigerian Pastor Vomits Miracle Money To Bless Members During Sunday Service in South Africa. South African pastor Seer 1, the general superintendent of CFM, Limpopo S. Africa last sunday vomits …

Police arrest 20 suspected cultists in Akwa Ibom

The Akwa Ibom Police Command says it has arrested 20 suspected cultists in Eket Local Government Area. The Eket Area Commander, ACP Emeka Nwonyi, made the disclosure at an emergency …

Angry mob beat car snatcher to death at burial ceremony in Anambra

An angry mob, Thursday evening beat to death a yet to be identified man for stealing a Honda CRV car at a burial ceremony in Ukpor, Nnewi South local government …

Cultists kill Delsu 300 level student in Delta

Rampaging cultists operating within Awai community, and Asaba in Delta state in the early hours of Friday killed a 300 level student, Jeff Nduka, of Awai campus of Delta state …

Osun kidnapping: Methodist cleric, 2 others regain freedom

A pastor of the Methodist Church, Very Rev Kayode Akande, and two other church members, who were kidnapped on Sunday night, at a town called Telemu, along Iwo-Osogbo road, in …

Why I killed my girlfriend I met on Facebook – Suspect confesses

A website designer, Paul Ezeugo, 27, who allegedly killed a woman he met on Facebook has been arrested by operatives of Abuja Police command. It was gathered that Ezeugo was …

Kidnappers abduct 3 Calabar residents in one week

Three businessmen have been kidnapped in Calabar, Cross River State capital within one week. This came barely one month after two pupils were allegedly abducted from a public school in …

Oyo civil servant bags 2-year jail term for defrauding deaf and dumb man

An Oyo State Magistrate Court sitting in Iwo Road on Thursday sentenced a 47-year- old civil servant in the State Ministry of Lands, Housing and Survey, Mrs Funmi Salako, to …

Man caught with 300 cartons of codeine

A 30-year-old father of five, Nura Aliyu has been arrested by the Katsina police command for allegedly trafficking drugs suspected to be codeine syrup. Aliyu was apprehended along Senator Abba …

How Police arrested 2 kidnap suspect trying to collect ransom in Kogi

The Kogi State Police Command has arrested the duo of Ibrahim Haruna and Dahiru Abdullahi both from Kaduna State for their alleged involvement in kidnapping and armed robbery. The two …

Police kill 3 suspected kidnappers terrorizing Taraba communities

The Police Command in Taraba on Thursday said it had killed three suspected kidnappers who had been terrorizing residents around Bali and Takum Local Government Areas of the state. Mr …

4 men in prison for raping 15-year-old girl

Four men, who allegedly defiled a 15- year-old girl leading to her conception were on Thursday in Lagos remanded atthe Kirikiri Prisons by an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court. NAN reports that …