Home / Crime News

Crime News

We bring you reports of all crime news happening in Nigeria, bokoharam, kidnappers, ritualists and all criminal reportage in Nigeria

Kano State Police intercept 303 cartons of Tramadol

Kano State Police Command has intercepted 303 cartons of illicit drugs (Tramadol Tablets) transported to the state.   Wakili Muhammad, the state Police Commissioner told reporters on Friday in Kano, that the illicit drugs were intercepted at No. 157 Miller Road Bompai Nassarawa LGA Kano, at Ugo Lab Manufacturing company based on tip-off.   “We have also arrested one suspect Chris Metuh of the same address,” said Wakili.   He noted that four other suspects namely Aliyu Khalid ,Ibrahim Alasan Mohammad Ahmad and Chukwujekwu Felix were arrested with rubber of suck and die, two cutlasses, a breaking implement and large …

Read More »

I started robbing only women after losing N6m in sports betting – Abuja robbery suspect

Operatives of the Inspector General of Police Intelligence Response Team, IRT, have arrested three members of a notorious robbery gang that specializes in snatching expensive cars from women in Abuja.   The suspects, Ego Ike, Obinna Igwe and Adamu Nuhu, were arrested in Abuja and Kaduna State, weeks after they robbed a female staff of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) while returning from work.   During interrogation, they confessed that they chose to attack only women because they are easier prey, easy to scare, with or without a gun. One of the suspects, Ego Ike, said: “I was formerly …

Read More »

Ogun police arrest man for allegedly killing his father

The Ogun state police command have arrested Babatunde Olagesin pictured above for allegedly killing his father, Taiwo Olagesin, with a cutlass following a disgreement at their residence in the Ijoko area of Ogun state on Monday May 6th.   According to reports, trouble started when Babatunde told his father that he was on his way out to Oshodi at about 6am on the said day, The father prevented him from leaving the house, insisting they had to go somewhere together. Taiwo locked up the doors leading outside the premises to keep his son inside. An argument ensued and both father and …

Read More »

19 year old arrested for killing his 17-year-old friend over N200 in Ogun

A 19-year-old apprentice welder in the Agbado area of the state, Kehinde Adeoye(right), has been arrested by men of the Ogun state Police Command for the murder of his friend, Lukman Olawunmi(left), aged 17.   According to reports, Kehinde and Lukman have been friends for many years and were both learning how to make cans at different shops. Recently, an unidentified man had come to Lukman’s shop to request that he repaired his umbrella for him. Lukman decided to take his umbrella to his friend Kehinde who knew how to fix Umbrellas. Kehinde billed him N200 which Lukman gave to him and …

Read More »

EFCC Arrests 22 Suspected Internet Fraudsters In Delta State

Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Advance Fee Fraud Section, Abuja Headquarters in collaboration with men from the Benin Zonal Office in an operation on Friday 17, 2019 arrested 22 suspected internet fraudsters during an early morning raid at Sapele, Delta State. Working on intelligence reports, the suspects, who are between the ages of 18 to 30 years, were smoked out from their hideout in an early morning operation. A day earlier, the operatives from Abuja had arrested two suspected internet fraudster in Ughelli, Delta State. Items recovered from the suspects include lap top computers, iPhones, phones, …

Read More »

EFCC Nabs 10 Suspected Internet Fraudsters In Abuja (Photos)

The Abuja Zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Friday, May 17, 2019 arrested ten suspected internet fraudsters. They are Habib Adeyemi, Lawal Kehinde, Victory Jemibor, Solomon Enuneke, Ubgehi Joshua and Tosan Ogbe. Others are Onajite Ejovwo, Anthony Igbonoeme, Tunde Azeez and Adeyemi Habib. The operatives swung into action following intelligence report on their activities. Some of the items recovered from them were two (2) exotic cars Six (6) laptops, 10 smart phones and 1 international passport. The suspects will be charged to court as soon as investigations are concluded.

Read More »

Court orders Kenya’s ex-president, Arap Moi to pay $10.05m fine for seizing 53 acres of land belonging to widow

A court in Kenya has ordered former President Daniel arap Moi to pay 1.06bn shillings ($10.5m; £8.2m) in compensation to a widow for illegally seizing her land.   President Moi transferred to himself 53 acres of land belonging to widow Susan Cheburet Chelugui, the judge ruled. The land was illegally grabbed 36 years ago but only transferred to Mr Moi’s name in 2007.   Chelugui’s husband Noah Chelugui was a local chief during Mr Moi’s rule. The former president, who remains Kenya’s longest-serving leader, was accused by Ms Chelugui and her son David Chelugui of transferring their family land into his name two years …

Read More »

Police parade 93 suspected kidnappers, recovers 1 rocket launcher, 35 Ak47 rifles and 500 live ammunition (Photos)

The Nigerian Police through its recently launched Operation Puff Adder arrested and paraded a total of Ninety Three (93) kidnap suspects from different parts of the North-Central, North-Western and North-Eastern parts of the Country.   In addition, operatives of Operation Puff Adder recovered One (1) rocket launcher, Thirty-five (35) AK47 rifles, Ten (10) locally-made AK47 rifles and Five hundred (500) live ammunition. Also recovered from the hoodlums are eight (8) locally-made revolver pistols, ten (10) pairs of military camouflage uniform, two (2) operational vehicles, and other incriminating items.   The operations leading to these arrests and recoveries were carried out by joint team of …

Read More »

Wife Stabs Husband For Interrupting Her Sex Sessions With Lovers

A Zimbabwe man has allegedly been stabbed by his wife for interrupting her sex session with her lovers after he caught the trio red-handed in the act. Tinei Muchena was said to have gotten the shock of his life when he caught his wife pants down with two men in their matrimonial bed. To his surprise, his unapologetic wife allegedly left him nursing wounds after she stabbed him for interrupting. Iharare quoted B-Metro as saying that the matter came to light after Nelia Ndlovu was hauled to court by her husband for allegedly assaulting him. The court heard that on …

Read More »

EFCC slams 11 fraud charges against Naira Marley

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has filed 11 fraud charges against singer, Azeez Fashola, popularly known as Naira Marley. The musician effectively risks seven years in jail if found guilty, as Section 33 (2) which he was accused of breaching, reads: “Any person who uses: a counterfeit access device; an unauthorised access device; an access device issued to another person; resulting in a loss or gain commits an offence and shall be liable on conviction to imprisonment for a term of not more than seven years or a fine of not more than N5,000,000.00 and forfeiture of the …

Read More »
WhatsApp chat