Trump’s critic calls for Military takeover in the US
Rosie O’Donnell, a notorious critic of President Trump, said Thursday she wants the U.S. armed forces to remove him from the White House. “I want to send the military to the White House to get him,” O’Donnell said on MSNBC, as host Nicolle Wallace discussed Trump’s threats to have... Read more
Couple seeking better life sells one-day-old baby for N250,000
A couple has been arrested by operatives of the Inspector-General of Police Monitoring Unit in Afam, in the Oyigbo Local Government Area of Rivers State, for selling their day-old child for N250,000. The couple, Richard and Chidinma Benson, however, said they sold their baby to enable them to leave... Read more
Man hacks brother to death in Edo
The Edo State Police Command has arrested a 34-year-old man, Omorodion Sampson, for allegedly stabbing his younger brother to death in the Egba area of Benin, the state capital. The suspect was alleged to have had an argument with the victim, who was identified as Imuetiyan Omorodion, before the... Read more
Ex-convict breaks into pastors house, steals church offering
An ex-convict, Kenneth Ejiofor, has been arrested for allegedly breaking into a pastor’s house and stealing the church offering, according to Punch Metro Ejiofor, who was staying with the pastor, Samuel Orji, on September 30, broke into his house while he was in church and stole the church offering... Read more
EFCC to arraign NFF director for diverting N3.4bn FIFA fund
 Federal Capital Territory High Court has fixed October 18 for the arraignment of a Director in the Nigeria Football Federation, Christopher Andekin, and two other officials who were accused of perpetrating fraud to the tune of $9.5m (N3.4bn), Punch Metro reports. The EFCC said in a statement by its... Read more
Man kidnaps cheating girlfriend’s mother, collects 300k ransom
A man, Chinindu Innocent, has been nabbed by the police for allegedly kidnapping his girlfriend’s mother in the Ukwa West Local Government Area of Abia State. It was reported that Innocent and three other members of his gang –Ekendu Chidiebere, Tochukwu Samuel and Ikechukwu Nwankwo – were rounded up... Read more
Sergeant assaults Okada rider over N50 bribe
The family of a commercial motorcyclist, Abraham Agbo, has called for the sanction of a police sergeant, Pius Okwor, who allegedly assaulted the rider over N50 bribe. Punch Metro learnt that Okwor allegedly used his baton to hit Abraham in the eyes for refusing to give him N50 bribe.... Read more
Businessmen arrested for allegedly stealing spare parts
Two Lagos businessmen, Pius Ebere and Peter Attah, have been arrested by operatives of the Lagos State Police Command for allegedly stealing spare parts in the state. The police said on Monday that Ebere who was arrested on Friday, had allegedly abandoned his car with number plate, FST 616... Read more
Nigerians outraged as Boko Haram kills ICRC aide worker, Hauwa Liman,
News broke out late yesterday that the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP), a faction of Boko Haram, has executed Hauwa Liman, an aide worker with the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC). The act has been widely condemned and many have criticized the government for not doing... Read more
New video of Kano Governor, Ganduje receiving ‘bribe’ has surfaced
A new video has surfaced online, purportedly showing the Kano State governor, Abdullahi Ganduje receiving part of an alleged $5 million bribe. This time, the video came with audio. One of the accusations leveled against the governor personally receives from 15 to 25 percent kickbacks for every project executed... Read more