Bus Driver Bags Life Imprisonment For Sexually Assaulting Five-Year-Old Pupil

Bus Driver Bags Life Imprisonment For Sexually Assaulting Five-Year-Old Pupil

An Ikeja Domestic Violence and Sexual Offences Court on Monday sentenced a school bus driver, Tony Akpan to life imprisonment for sexually assaulting a five-year-old pupil.   Justice Abiola Soladoye in her judgment, held that the prosecution had overwhelming evidence...
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One Killed As Gunmen Attack JAMB Officials In Lagos Hotel

One Killed As Gunmen Attack JAMB Officials In Lagos Hotel

A gateman with Mabila Hotel in Ikorodu, Lagos State, was killed in the early hours of Wednesday by some unknown gunmen who robbed some officials of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) that lodged there.    The Police spokesman...
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Broadcaster, 40, Docked For Allegedly Sharing Chrisland Student Sex Tape

Broadcaster, 40, Docked For Allegedly Sharing Chrisland Student Sex Tape

A 40-year-old broadcaster, Uche Igwe, who allegedly shared on Twitter, video of a 10-year-of Chrisland Schools student, who engaged in sexual intercourse, was Monday brought before a Yaba Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State.   Igwe, who resides at No......
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Man Docked For Wearing Military T-Shirt  

Man Docked For Wearing Military T-Shirt  

A man, Victor Memga, was on Monday docked in an Upper Area Court in Makurdi for wearing a military T-shirt.   The Prosecution Counsel, Insp Veronica Shaagee, told the court that the case was transferred from the Headquarters of Operation...
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Court Remands Two For Allegedly Exhuming Boy’s Corpse

Court Remands Two For Allegedly Exhuming Boy’s Corpse

An Abeokuta Magistrates’ Court on Friday remanded two men in a correctional centre for allegedly being in possession of human head, exhuming and cutting off head of a six-year-old boy.    The defendants, Lukuman Kusimo, 55, and Oluwaseyi Olojede, 5...
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NDLEA Uncovers N22b Imported Tramadol

NDLEA Uncovers N22b Imported Tramadol

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has said that ongoing investigation of a suspected drug baron, (name withheld) has led to the discovery of more than N22billion worth of tramadol.   A statement issued on Tuesday by NDLEA Director...
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NDLEA Intercepts N1.1b Travellers’ Cheques, 10.89kg Cocaine At Lagos Airport

NDLEA Intercepts N1.1b Travellers’ Cheques, 10.89kg Cocaine At Lagos Airport

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has intercepted travellers’ cheques in various foreign currencies of over N1.1billion at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, (MMIA), Ikeja, Lagos. A statementr issued on Sunday  by Director, ...
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Adamawa Records 149 Rape Cases In Ten Months

Adamawa Records 149 Rape Cases In Ten Months

The Permanent Secretary, Adamawa Ministry of Women Affairs and Social Development, Mrs Saso Ali,  has disclosed that 149 cases of rape were recorded in the last 10 months in the state.  In an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)...
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NCC Alerts Of Hacking Group Targeting Telcos, ISPs

NCC Alerts Of Hacking Group Targeting Telcos, ISPs

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has notified the public of the existence of another hacking group orchestrating cyberespionage in the African telecoms space.   A statement issued by Dr. Ikechukwu Adinde, Director, Public Affairs exp...
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EFCC Detains Lucky Igbinedion Over Alleged N1.6b Fraud

EFCC Detains Lucky Igbinedion Over Alleged N1.6b Fraud

The former governor of Edo State, Mr Lucky Igbinedion, is currently being grilled by operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC) over what a source described as alleged criminal diversion of public funds to the tune of N1.6bn. ...
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SEC Partners EFCC On Capital Market Crimes

SEC Partners EFCC On Capital Market Crimes

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has partnered staff of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC)  on capital market training as part of measures to reduce financial crimes.  The Director, SEC Lagos Zonal Office, Mr Stephen...
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Buhari Vows To Eliminate All Forms Of Violent Crimes

Buhari Vows To Eliminate All Forms Of Violent Crimes

President Muhammadu Buhari has again promised to eliminate all forms of violent crimes across Nigeria.  He said in Kaduna on Saturday that the administration will continue to do everything within the ambit of law to stamp out heinous crimes creating...
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Customs Impounds Sacks Of Gunpowder, Indian Hemp

Customs Impounds Sacks Of Gunpowder, Indian Hemp

Between August 26 and September 29, 2021, the Zone B unit of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) seized smuggled gunpowder, Indian Hemp, rice and other goods    Customs comptroller in the zone, Mr Al-Bashir Hamisu told Journalists in Kaduna on Thu...
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Reps Task NCC, CBN On ATM, Web fraud

Reps Task NCC, CBN On ATM, Web fraud

The House of Representatives has challenged the Central Bank of Nigeria  (CBN) and the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) to ensure all monies lost as a result of Card/ ATM and web-based fraud are refunded to the affected victims. The...
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