EFCC detains Tunde Ayeni, to arraign him for fraud
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has detained a former Chairman of Skye Bank Plc (Now Polaris Bank), Mr. Tunde Ayeni, for fraud, The Punch can exclusively report. The EFCC has also filed charges against the former Skye Bank boss before a Federal High Court in Maitama. Ayeni, it... Read more
58-year-old man defiles 14-year-old daughter in Lagos
Johnson Okon, a man aged 58, has been accused of defiling his own 14-year-old daughter. Edgal Imohimi, Lagos State Commissioner of Police, stated this on Tuesday, at a press conference highlighting the activities of the command. According to Imohimi, aside the father, a security guard and commercial motorcyclist, also... Read more
Gunmen abduct 18 passengers in Rivers​ State
Suspected gunmen have hijacked a commercial bus and abducted all the 18 passengers on board the vehicle in Rivers State. The Guardian gathered that the gunmen struck at about 6:58 a.m. yesterday close to Evekwu area of Emohua Local Council of Rivers state. The bus was said to be... Read more
Tragedy in Rivers State as man kills his four kids, hangs himself (Graphic Photos)
A man has reportedly killed his four children, set his house ablaze and hanged himself Eleme in Rivers State. Groovenaija360 gathered that the sad incident took place at about 1am this morning in Alesa community in Eleme. Further details revealed that the man is from Ogoja town in Cross... Read more
Man catches wife with lesbian lover, beats her mercilessly
There was a mild drama in Ibadan, the Oyo state capital after a young man caught his wife with her female partner in a hotel. Residents of Ekotedo area of Ibadan metropolis were reportedly woken up from sleep by the distress cry of a middle-aged woman, Martha, being beaten... Read more
233 policemen arrested for corruption
Two hundred and thirty-three policemen have been arrested for corruption related offences in the past one year, Commissioner Imohimi Edgal says. According to media sources, of the total arrests made, Edgal said 16 were dismissed, 26 demoted, one charged to court and 190 served severe punishments with the offences... Read more
Herbalist allegedly defrauds man Of N4.5m
A herbalist, Olaifa Ajayi, 34, who police accused of allegedly defrauding a man of N4.5million under the pretext of offering spiritual prayers for“ restoration of glory”, on Monday appeared in a Tinubu Chief Magistrates’ Court. Ajayi, who lives in Abiola Estate, Jakande Lagos is charged with three counts of... Read more
NBA president, Paul Usoro arraigned for N1.4bn fraud
The President of the Nigerian Bar Association, Mr Paul Usoro(SAN), has arrived at the Federal High Court in Lagos for his scheduled arraignment on money laundering charges. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission accused Usoro of converting and laundering a sum of N1.4bn belonging to the Akwa Ibom State... Read more
Rice sellers caught on camera removing portions of rice from bags and repackaging to sell as a full bag
Rice sellers were filmed tearing open full bags of rice to remove some of it before repackaging to sell as a full bag at the same price as a full bag of rice. It’s been an open secret that traders who sell, rice, beans, and other grains in bags do... Read more
Seven killed, dozens injured as Boko Haram launches four attacks in 48 hours
Residents of Borno State have experienced a wave of attacks by Boko Haram terrorists within the last two days. According to SaharaReporters at least four attacks were recorded, which left seven persons dead, including two soldiers. Dozens were also injured in the attacks. An aid worker who witnessed the... Read more