Category: Crime

FG Confirms Killing Of New ISWAP leader, Malam Bako

The National Security Adviser, Maj. Gen. Babagana Mongonu (retd) has announced the killing of Malam Bako, the successor of Abu Musab Al-Barnawi, the leader of the...

Court Sentences 19 Students To 6 Years Jail Term Each For Cultism

A High Court in Maiduguri on Wednesday sentenced 19 students to six years imprisonment each for cultism. Delivering judgment, Justice Umar Fadawu, held that there was...

Nigerian Doctor Who Knew ‘near Nothing’ Faces Panel In Ireland

A medical inquiry has heard that a Nigerian doctor Francis Megwa, who was employed as a senior house officer at University Maternity Hospital Limerick knew “near...

Bandits Attack Another Sokoto Village Market

Suspected armed bandits have attacked the Goronyo market in Goronyo Local Government Area in the Eastern Senatorial District of Sokoto State. Sources in the village said...

Gunmen Abduct Village Head In Katsina

Gunmen have abducted the village head of Banye in the Charanchi Local Government Area of Katsina State. A resident of the town, who confided in Daily Trust, confirmed...

Physical Assault: Police Arrest Four Officers In Kogi

Police have arrested and detained four of its personnel in Kogi over alleged extortion of N25,000 from a traveller and physical assault on another in a trending video....

US Charges 11 Nigerians With Online Fraud, Money Laundering

Eleven Nigerians were indicted by U.S. Justice Department Wednesday with conspiracy to commit money laundering, conspiracy to commit bank fraud, and aggravated identity...

Traditional Ruler, One Ther Arraigned For Forgery

A traditional ruler, Chief Jamiu Abass and one Olumide Kalejaiye have been arraigned before a Lagos Magistrate’s court for offences bordering on forgery. Operatives of...

How My Neighbour Defrauded Me Of N1m — Witness

A 41-year-old businessman, Vincent Okam, on Thursday told a Grade I Area Court, Kubwa, Abuja, that his former neighbour, James Ibe, defrauded him of N1 million. The...

Gunmen Abduct Child, 3 Others In Ekiti

No fewer than four persons were on Wednesday kidnapped by gunmen during a midnight raid at Ilasa Ekiti, Ekiti East Local Government Area of the state. Eyewitnesses from...