18 wedding bound choir members drown after bus plunges into river

“We were about 40 passengers when leaving Mwingi in the morning. Around 10 seats were empty. As we were crossing the river, the 51-seater bus was full with more than 15 people standing.” Among the 23 dead passengers are 18 choir members of Mwingi Catholic Church, who were heading for a wedding in Nuu area fromRead More

Two brothers arrested for allegedly defiling nine-year-old girl in Enugu

Activist and Founder of Women Aid Collective, Prof. Joy Ezeilo, who reported the case to the police, called for the immediate prosecution of the two suspects arrested for allegedly defiling the minor. The child was brought to WACOL by Good Samaritans who disclosed that the child complained of severe pains, and when they probed furtherRead More

What Comedian, Cute Abiola Did To Nigeria Police That Got Him One-Month Punishment – Navy

Dahun said, “Cute Abiola has been placed on one-month extra duty after he was tried. He will be in charge of cleanship; supervising painting, electricians, carpentry, cutting of grasses, and others. He will be supervising civilians. Recall that the news of the comedian’s arrest went viral on 25th November, however, he has been released fromRead More

Police commence investigation into Dowen college student’s death

While diligent investigation is ongoing, members of the public are advised against taking the law into their own hands. They are also enjoined to refrain from comments that could jeopardize investigation.The Command wishes to inform the public that, although no formal report of the incident was made to the police, the Commissioner of Police, uponRead More

Filmmaker and Soundsultan’s brother, Baba Dee, exposes man who allegedly hacked into late singer’s IG account to defraud people

  I’m happy to announce that we have taken control of the account and he is presently cooling off in police custody. Thanks to everybody that showed concerned and helped nab young, hardened criminal. Thanks to my friends at the Nigerian police force, thanks to the Lagos state police commissioner , and special thanks you myRead More

Photos from burial ceremony of Itunu Babalola

Here are photos from her burial ceremony;  Photos from the burial ceremony of 21-year-old Nigerian lady, Itunu Babalola has been shared online.  News of Itunu’s death was shared weeks ago and it was reported that she died after contracting an infection in prison.  Itunu Babalola is the Nigerian businesswoman who was jailed in Ivory Coast after herRead More

Housewife arrested for setting her husband’s sidechic abl*ze 

The police in Ogun State have arrested a 32-year-old housewife, Kehinde Abdul Wasiu, for allegedly setting her husband’s mistress abl*ze. The mom of three allegedly att*cked Tosin Olugbade, 23, and set her abl*ze during a brawl  on November 14, 2021. The suspect was arrested following a report lodged at Onipanu divisional headquarters in Ota by the husband of the deceased, one […] penetv

“You have no right to tag me in a meaningless post” – Kate Henshaw slams critics calling her out for not speaking on case of Sylvester Oromoni (Video)

A few years ago, when a school teacher defiled a two year old girl in Chrisland school, I posted the picture. You all just foam at the mouth calling names. For what? You choose when and when not to speak out. I choose to speak out everytime and it’s not for you to tell meRead More

Nigerian Comedian, Cute Abiola Is Serving One-Month Punishment for Ridiculing Police – Navy

A military source, who spoke with our correspondent on the condition of anonymity, explained that an extra duty means that the comedian is the “Minister of Works in the Barracks” for the period of the punishment. Naval spokesperson, Commodore Suleman Dahun, confirmed the development to Saturday Beats on Friday. The naval spokesman said that AhmadRead More

“I Know What Happened, But Nigerians Will Tackle Me If I Speak” – Kemi Olunloyo Speaks On Case Of Dowen Student, Sylvester Oromoni

In her words; “Look at them, they came to laugh at me. Ozo you even turned your jersey upside down, shame on you, shame on you!”. Controversial investigative journalist, Kemi Olunloyo has broken silence regarding the case of late 12-year-old Dowen student, Sylvester Oromoni. The dragging intensified after Ozo turned his Arsenal jersey inside outRead More

14-year-old girl shot and killed by her 13 year old brother, who was making and selling guns

Authorities did not detail exactly how Kyra Scott’s brother was making homemade firearms or how long he’d been selling them.  Police authorities have arrested Kyra’s 13-year-old brother and 19-year-old Yusef Jabryil McArthur El — one of the two people who had come to buy the homemade gun — the sheriff’s office said in a newsRead More

Update: Parents of Michigan school shooting suspect go missing after they were charged with involuntary manslaughter

The morning of the shooting, a teacher at the high school was alarmed by a note she saw on Ethan’s desk, the prosecutor said. The note contained a drawing of a gun, a bullet, and a person who appeared to be shot twice and bleeding, she added. It also contained the words: “The thoughts won’tRead More

Reactions Trail as Black Liquid was Discovered in Sylvester Oromoni’s Stomach During Autopsy

The revelation comes following the death of his son who was allegedly beaten by fellow students of Dowen College, Lekki, Lagos. Speaking about the result of the autopsy, he added, “We submitted a petition yesterday (Thursday) to the Commissioner of Police, Lagos State. We reported to Area Command, Warri first before we submitted the petitionRead More

Police confirm kidnap of over 20 persons by bandits in Kaduna attack

Jalige said the bandits stormed the community at about 1 a.m., killing two people and taking away 20 residents before the arrival of security operatives. “A combined team of security operatives have launched a manhunt for the kidnappers with a view to rescuing the kidnapped victims and arresting the criminals.” Kaduna police command has confirmedRead More

Court remands two for allegedly beh*ading a 9-year-old boy in Rivers

A Magistrate Court sitting in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, has remanded two suspects, Kenneth Sylvanus and Chijioke Ogbonna, who allegedly m*rdered a nine-year-old boy, Destiny Peter, by s*vering his head from the body, in Isiokpo clan, Ikwerre LGA of the state. Destiny Peter was reported missing by his aunt on Thursday November 11, 2021. His dism*mbered body was later recovered […] penetv

Man arrested for allegedly turning two children into big tubers of yam after picking the money he dropped in Ibadan

A middle aged man has been arrested by the police after he allegedly turned two children to tubers of yam in Ibadan, Oyo State. The said incident occurred on Friday morning, December 3, 2021, in Bashuru area of Ibadan. According to reports, the suspect dropped a certain amount of money on the ground which the children reportedly picked and turned […] penetv

Housewife arrested for murder after allegedly setting her husband’s 23-year-old married side chic ablaze in Ogun

Confirming the incident, the spokesperson of the state police command, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, said the commissioner of police, CP Lanre Bankole, has ordered the speedy conclusion of the investigation into the case with the view to charge the case to court as soon as possible. On interrogation, the suspect confessed to committing the crime but claimedRead More

American pastor, Joel Osteen is questioned by police after plumber finds bags of cash and checks stashed in 500 envelopes in bathroom wall of his church

‘There was a loose toilet in the wall, and we removed the tile,’ he explained during the call Thursday morning, December 2..  In 2014, 0,000 worth of donations were stolen from the church. The amount was a portion of donations made from one weekend of services and it has never been found. A plumber, knownRead More

Lagos state government commiserates with parents of deceased student of Dowen college

“The State Government is in touch with the parents at this difficult time. We reassure the family of the late Sylvester Oromoni and Lagosians at large that efforts are being made to unravel the circumstances leading to his demise, even as we reiterate the government’s commitment to Child Protection and Safety in the State”, theRead More

21-year-old police officer banned from working as a police officer in Wales and England for stalking ex and lurking outside his home

Bewick who was handed a ten-week suspended sentence earlier this week, and a five-year restraining order after admitting stalking without fear, alarm, or distress between October 7 and 25 at Talbot Green, South Wales, has now been banned from working as a police officer everywhere in England and Wales. “She was just at the start of the probation period whenRead More

Cristiano Ronaldo’s £12.9m move from Juventus to Manchester United under investigation from Italian prosecutors 

Italian prosecutors have ordered a new search of Juventus offices as part of an ongoing probe into the Serie A club as they are also examining the financial terms of the sale of Cristiano Ronaldo, the company said in a statement.  Earlier this week, the £47million deal for Cristian Romero to Tottenham in August, theRead More

Police arrest wanted notorious youth gang leader in Niger state

“The suspect’s arrest is in addition to the apprehension of over fifty other suspects such as Ibrahim Dan-Asabe (a.k.a P.A), Saifulahi Aliyu and Usman Yusuf, all ‘m’ of Limawa, Kwangila and Airport Quarters, Minna respectively. Effort is ongoing to arrest other members of youth restiveness in Minna metropolis.” he added.  “During interrogation, the suspect confessedRead More

Lagos Govt Visits Dowen College, Vows to Unravel Circumstances behind Death of 12-Year-Old Student

Oromoni was said to have died as a result of internal wounds allegedly sustained through beating by his fellow schoolmates who wanted to coerce him into joining cultism, an allegation which the school had denied. According to the statement, the Commissioner for Education, Mrs. Folasade Adefisayo, noted that the incident was shocking and the stateRead More

Outrage as “SARS” official allegedly shoots youth dead in Osogbo (video)

The officer allegedly tried to extort the man today, Dec. 3, and when things didn’t go his way, he shot him. A video shared online shows the body of the deceased, lying on the road, with blood all over his shirt and trousers. Today, a young man was allegedly shot dead by an officer saidRead More

Secondary school student b*ats teacher to d*ath for b*ating his sister . .

An SS3 student of a private school in Abraka, Delta state, identified as Micahel Ogbeise, is currently on the run after allegedly b*ating his teacher to d*ath. It was gathered that the unfortunate incident occurred on Thursday, December 2, 2021. According to reports, the suspect att*cked the deceased victim, Ezeugo Joseph, for fl*gging his younger sister, Promise. The Delta State […] penetv

“We paid you for the Video, we have receipts; you also gave your permission to post it”- Zfancy to Bobrisky

However we will not shy away from being bullied by you. You called us threatening to use police to harass us and that’s an offense on its own.” “Mr. /Ms. Bobrisky @bobrisky222. We do not understand why you’d like to make trouble with us. Please where is this coming from?? After the prank, we paidRead More

”Mummy, I didn’t play ball. I didn’t fall”- Father of late Dowen College student breaks his silence, reveals what his son said before he died

”Junior said, ‘mummy, I didn’t play ball; I didn’t fall.’ He jumped off his hostel bed. They kicked him, matched his waist. Other students ran off. They threatened to kill them all if they spoke a word to the school staff. They warned Junior to say he sustained injuries while playing ball. They threatened him.Read More

‘Justice delayed is not always justice denied – Nnamdi Kanu’s lawyer, Ifeanyi Ejiofor says he has been awarded N50million by a Federal High Court over home invasion by security agents

Ifeanyi Ejiofor, lead counsel of the leader of Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, has stated that a Federal High Court sitting in Awka, Anambra State, has awarded N50million to him, against security agents who invaded his home in Anambra state. The lawyer said “On the 2nd day of December, 2019, after the funeral ceremony ofRead More

My father fortified me with juju before I moved to Lagos — Convicted traffic robber

An 18-year-old traffic robber, Samuel Adetomi has disclosed that his father fortified him with juju before he left his hometown in Abeokuota, Ogun State for Lagos. The convicted robber was arrested by the Decoy Team of Rapid Response Squad (RRS) in a sting operation around Otedola Bridge and Ojodu-Berger, last week Friday, November 26. It was gathered that Adetomi was […] penetv

Jussie Smollett ‘wanted me to fake beating him up,’ Nigerian witness, Abimbola Osundairo testifies

He recounted how he befriended the actor, and how Smollett came to him in January 2019 and allegedly asked for a ‘favor’. “We became good friends. I would say I would call him my brother,” Osundairo said of the friendship. Osundairo said Smollett, who is gay, texted him on Jan. 25, 2019, saying, “Might needRead More

Omoyele Sowore’s vehicle attacked by hoodlums at Federal High Court Abuja (photos/Video)

Unfortunately, the Nigerian media haven’t reported or investigated these violent deadly attacks.Today, as I drove away from the courtroom I was attacked with dangerous objects leading to the destruction of my car and injuries to some of the occupants in the car travelling with me, I sustained minor injuries from broken glasses. These assailants wereRead More

16 year old arrested with revolver pistol in Adamawa (photo)

In a related development, the command’s operatives attached to Anti Shilla squad on December 1 disconnected a criminal network and recovered a large quantity of weeds in a certain hideout, situated at a remote side of Jambutu, Yola North. The police in Adamawa state have apprehended a 16-year-old boy, Sunza Samuel, for being in possession ofRead More

Kano police arrest 13 notorious thugs over attack on senator’s campaign office, recover dangerous weapons, illicit drugs, charms

ii. 23 Clubs (Gora) “On the receipt of the report, the Commissioner of Police, Kano State Command, CP Sama’ila Shu’aibu Dikko, fsi raised and instructed teams of Operation Puff Adder to move to the scene, restore normalcy and arrest the culprits. v. 24 Sachets of Diazapam Tablets viii. 2 Ceiling Fans The PPRO said largeRead More

Alleged Rape: Court sets date for ruling on Baba Ijesha’s trial-within-trial

Baba Ijesha had in the initial confessional statements taken by a police officer, Abigail Omame, confessed to raping a minor.  Ruling on the trial-within-trial will be made on December 15. The prosecution counsel was also given a summon note to one Brown Asuquo, a witness who refused to appear before the court. He was ordered to appear in the nextRead More

Over 90% of police officers in barracks don’t have befitting accommodation – IGP

“It will surprise you to know that with a workforce of over 350,000 in staff strength, the NPF has less than 10 percent of its personnel quartered in befitting barracks accommodation. “Suffice to add that there is an ongoing initiative to recruit 10,000 constables for the next six years annually, thereby increasing the housing needsRead More

Woman arrested while trying to sell a 3-yr-old stolen child to a Prophetess

The Nasarawa State Police Command have arrested a 35-year-old suspected human trafficker, identified as Rifkatu Kuraga, while trying to sell a three-year-old child. The command’s spokesperson, ASP Ramhan Nansel, in a statement on Wednesday, December 1, said the suspect was arrested on November 25, in Imo State, after a complaint was lodged at Garaku Divisional Police Headquarters, Kokona LGA of the […] penetv

Police parade suspected human trafficker arrested for abducting 3-year-old boy in Nasarawa

The Nasarawa State Police Command has paraded a suspected human trafficker arrested for abducting a 3-year-old boy. “Upon receipt of the complaints, Police operatives attached to Garaku Division immediately swung into action and got one Rifkatu Kuraga ‘F’ 35yrs of Area 1, Garaku arrested and the missing three years old child was rescued and reunited withRead More

“My father fortified me with charms before I moved to Lagos”- Convicted robber says

The operation was part of the festive period’s sting operation ordered by Commander, Rapid Response squad (RRS), CSP Olayinka Egbeyemi in selected spots within the metropolis, to stem the incidences of traffic robbery. Adetomi, who was transferred to the court for prosecution on the order of the Commissioner of Police, was sentenced to four monthsRead More

‘I didn’t pull the trigger of gun on Rust movie set – Alec Baldwin changes narrative as he holds back tears in new interview (video)

“I would never point a gun at anyone and pull the trigger at them. Never.”@AlecBaldwin @GStephanopoulos Hollywood actor, Alec Baldwin has now said he “didn’t pull the trigger” in fatal movie set shooting that killed director of photography Halyna Hutchins on the set of “Rust.” “The trigger wasn’t pulled. I didn’t pull the trigger,” BaldwinRead More

Michigan school shooting: Suspect identified as 15-year-old Ethan Crumbley as he’s charged with terrorism murdering 4 and injuring 7 at Oxford High School

According to Oakland County Prosecutor Karen McDonald, he will be charged as an adult with one count of terrorism causing death, four counts of first-degree murder, seven counts of assault with intent to murder, and 12 counts of possession of a firearm in the commission of a felony. “We know that owning a gun meansRead More

Jacqueline Avant, wife of music icon Clarence Avant, shot and killed in home invasion

Tyler Perry wrote: “My heart breaks for Clarence and Nicole and all the Avant family. This world can be so cruel and cold!! I have no idea what kind of sub-human could shoot an 81 year old woman, and in her own home. But you can rest assured that every available resource will be usedRead More

No Christian should be killed in Zamfara – CAN warns as it confirms that a threat letter was sent to Christians in Zamfara state

“The leadership of the national Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) in our recent visit to Sokoto and Kebbi states was alarmed, surprised and shocked by the record of those criminals who are killing and kidnapping with impunity in the area as if there was a pact between them and the security agencies. Now that bothRead More

Police arrest suspected human trafficker in Nasarawa, rescue 3-year-old

The suspect has reportedly admitted the crime, and effort are ongoing to arrest the prophetess who is still at large.  “Upon receipt of the complaints, Police operatives attached to Garaku Division immediately swung into action and got one Rifkatu Kuraga ‘F’ 35yrs of Area 1, Garaku arrested and the missing three-year-old child was rescued and reunitedRead More

Kano boat mishap: 29 confirmed dead, 14 missing – Govt

29 people including Islamiyya school children have been confirmed dead in Tuesday boat mishap in Bagwai River, Bagwai Local Government Area of Kano state. Also confirming the casualty figure, spokesperson of the state police command, Abdullahi Kiyawa, said that 36 passengers had been accounted for from the incident. “The incident has so far resulted in the death ofRead More

Another victim of Oxford High School shooting dies, raising death toll to four

Justin Shilling, died around 10.45am on Wednesday, Dec 1, at McLaren Oakland Hospital in Pontiac, according to the Oakland County Sheriff’s Office. The suspect reportedly posted pictures of the semiautomatic handgun he used to open fire on classmates and teachers to social media before the massacre. A 17-year-old boy has become the fourth student toRead More

Ikorodu community leader narrates how stray bullet hit his sister-in-law after policemen allegedly fired shots during argument with Keke riders

Community Leader Am constraints to write this message with heavy heart to report the police misconduct and misused of ammunition by the officers of Nigeria Police Force along Ikorodu-Itoikin road in between Parafa-Lucky Fibre on Sunday on 28th November,2021 at about 8:00pm REPORT OF POLICE MISCONDUCT AND SHOOTING OF INNOCENT CITIZEN ALONG IKORODU-ITOIKIN ROAD IKORODURead More

Man arraigned in court for stealing Bibles from a supermarket

It was alleged that after stealing the bibles, the accused hid them in his jacket and passed the cashier table without paying. The security personnel manning the supermarket became suspicious and stopped him. After being searched,  the two bibles were recovered and he was escorted to Central Police Station.  The accused pleaded not guilty before Chief Magistrate Wendy MucheniRead More

The code name we use for different body parts — Arrested ritualists

Police operatives in Ogun State have arrested seven members of a suspected serial ritual m*rder syndicate in different parts of Abeokuta, the state capital. The all male suspects have been identified as Lekan Oladipupo, 38, Sulaiman Aremu, 30, Ifayemi Madru, 24, Shittu Saheed, 38, Samod Sulaiman, 35, Akanji Moruf, 23, and 36-year-old Tajudeen Adekunle. According to the command’s spokesperson, DSP Abimbola […] penetv

Lady arrested for locking 6-year-old girl in a dirty room for months in Osun state

She was arrested following a tip-off by some people at Isale-Osun Area of Osogbo where she lived.  The Commissioner of Police, Wale Olokode added that the girl has started receiving proper healthcare and security operatives are making efforts to locate her parents. The state police spokesperson, Yemisi Opalola told newsmen that the little girl had been subjected to a series ofRead More

Cristiano Ronaldo’s bodyguards ‘are being investigated in Portugal for illegally working for him’

They were placed under investigation after they were seen on two occasions working for Ronaldo in Lisbon while on their leave. The third brother, named as Alexandre, is still understood to be working as a police officer. One of the twins was also spotted last month at a birthday party organised by Ronaldo’s pregnant girlfriendRead More

There Was No K*lling At Lekki Toll Gate — Lagos White Paper On EndSARS Panel Report .

The Lagos State Government has released the White Paper on the Lagos Judicial Panel of Inquiry report of Lekki Toll Gate Incident Investigation. In the White Paper released by the State Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr Gbenga Omotoso, on Tuesday night, November 30, the state government said that out of the 32 recommendations made by the panel, it has […] penetv

We refer to human heads as balls, hearts as transformer, hands as fans – Suspected ritual killers arrested in Ogun confess

Confirming the incident, the spokesperson of the state police command, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, said the commissioner of police, CP Lanre Bankole, who described the incident as the height of man inhumanity to man, has ordered that the suspects be transferred to the homicide section of the state criminal investigation and intelligence department, for discreet investigationRead More

Police arrest 32 notorious suspects for complicity in attack on travellers along Kaduna-Abuja highway, killings in Niger mosque, trans-border car theft

Investigations by the Police team revealed that the Golf-3 saloon car was given to Dayyabu as his operational vehicle by one of the wanted bandits, with a promise that the full ownership of the vehicle will revert to him on completion of five successful arms delivery missions. The operatives of the Special Tactical Squad deployedRead More

“You will walk alone! ‘No justice, no peace” – Activist, Rinu reacts to Sanwo-Olu’s “Peace Walk”

The state governor during a press conference on Tuesday afternoon said as part of the moves to heal the state following the October 20, 2020, Lekki tollgate shooting, a peace walk which he would participate in would be organized and he invited the likes of Folarin Falana (Falz), Debo Adebayo (Mr. Marcaroni), Dele Farotimi, TemitopeRead More

Ugandan men face 7 years in jail for selling roasted grasshoppers in airplane

Spokesperson of the Uganda Police Force, Fred Enanga said the two businessmen have been charged with three counts of common nuisance behaviour, negligence, and refusal to follow lawful inflight instructions. Enanga also confirmed the video was recorded by Kiggundu, who later shared it on Tiktok and other social media platforms, drawing criticism and praise from theRead More

Gateman arrested while trying to sell employer’s N3million car for N350k in Calabar .

Operatives of the Cross River State Police Command have arrested a guard, Godswill Ezekiel Ugbe, for attempting to sell his employer’s car, estimated to cost N3 million for only N350,000. The suspect was accosted by the Anti-Kidnapping and Cultism Squad while driving the car to a buyer’s place along Atimbo/Akpabuyo Road. According to Vanguard, a security source said the Car, […] penetv

EndSARS: Rapper Falz reacts to Gov. Sanwo-Olu’s request for a peace walk .

Rapper Falz has reacted to governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s request for a peace walk, as part of efforts to ensure harmony in the state. The governor in a statement on Tuesday, November 30, said he would lead the peace walk in order to herald the healing of the land in the face of the misinformation and misunderstanding following the recent leak […] penetv

Former Police officer accused of fatally shooting Daunte Wright, to testify at her trial

Her attorney, Paul Engh disclosed the decision to have Kim Potter take the stand after a potential juror wrote in her questionnaire that she didn’t fully understand how the fatal encounter came about. The former Minneapolis police officer accused of fatally shooting Daunte Wright, a Black motorist, after she confused her handgun for her Taser during aRead More

‘Do You Want to Sweep the Issue of Murdered Citizens under the Carpet’ Falz Declines Sanwo-Olu’s Peace Walk Invitation

In this same speech, you said, ‘To be a smart city, we first must be a just one’ Remember that young Nigerians that had their lives snatched away by weapons wielded by our own armed forces? You want to sweep that under the carpet? Is that how to establish a just city #EndSars. Nigerian RapperRead More

“The last walk wey I do, na so them bundle me, strip me n@ked”- Mr Macaroni Declines Lagos Governor, Sanwo-Olu’s ‘Peace Walk’ Invite

He wrote: The Lagos State Governor announced on November 30 that he would lead the peace walk in December “to herald the healing of the land.” Nigerian comic actor and content creator, Debo Adebayo better known as Mr Macaroni has humbly declined the invitation by the Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, to participate in aRead More

Falz and Mr Macaroni reject Gov Sanwo-Olu’s peace walk invitation

Young Nigerians, till today, are still being constantly harassed and extorted by police officers!! You were awfully quiet about that. Or are you not aware? #ENDSARS.” Musician Folarin Falana (Falz) and skit maker, Debo Adebayo (Mr. Marcaroni) have rejected the invitation of Lagos Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu to a peace walk for “the healing of Lagos”.Read More

Court declares banishment of deposed Kano emir, Sanusi, illegal, awards N10m compensation

Justice Anwuli Chikere of the Federal High Court in Abuja on Tuesday, November 30, declared as illegal, unlawful and unconstitutional, the banishment of the deposed Emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi to Awe, a remote community in Nasarawa State. Delivering judgement in Mr Sanusi’s suit, the judge, Anwuli Chikere, awarded N10 million compensation to him and against the respondents comprising […] penetv

#EndSARS: Sanwo-Olu invites Falz, Mr Macaroni, Seun Kuti for peace walk

The government gave the invite during a press conference held at the state house, Alausa, Ikeja today November 30. The governor said it will signal a new beginning towards the rebuilding of the state. Just as we have established a mechanism to compensate all those who lost homes, businesses, and livelihoods to the violent destruction ofRead More

We discovered Usifo Ataga’s body on his birthday – Witness tells court

A witness in the ongoing trial of undergraduate, Chidinma Ojukwu, the prime suspect in the murder of Super TV boss, Chief Executive Officer, Usifo Ataga, has narrated how family and friends searched for him but found his body five days later in the mortuary on his birthday. Rotimi Albert disclosed this while giving evidence as theRead More

Court reverses ex-Emir Sanusi’s banishment from Kano

Sanusi, who was dethroned on March 9, 2020, had on March 12, 2020, sued the Inspector-General of Police and Director-General, Department of State Services over what he called ‘unlawful detention/confinement.’  Joined in the suit were the Attorney-General of Kano State and Attorney General of the Federation as third and fourth respondents respectively.  Justice Chikere, whoRead More

Kenyan man hacks his wife and four children to death with axe

Police visited the scene at around 2230hrs and found the bodies in their beds, with multiple stab wounds on the heads. Mbogo said the suspect is currently being held at Kirinyaga police station while the five bodies were taken to Kerugoya hospital mortuary awaiting a postmortem. The victims have been identified as Millicent Muthoni, 38, NellyRead More

Police officer and FRSC special marshal killed in Ekiti bank robbery

“It was an attempted robbery, but they were repelled. Our men and officers of Rapid Response Squad gave them a hot chase and recovered two vehicles they used for the operation. The criminals escaped through the newly-constructed Erijiyan-Ikogosi road with after the robbery that lasted for close to 30 minutes. Confirming the incident to newsmen, theRead More

Juventus face possible relegation to Serie B and may be stripped of their last Serie A title following transfer investigation

Serie A giants, Juventus face possible relegation to Italy’s second-tier and may have their 2020 top-flight title stripped off them if found guilty of illegal transfer dealings. A statement released by the Turin Public Prosecutor’s Office read last week: ‘Since (Friday) afternoon, on the orders of this Public Prosecutor’s Office, soldiers of the Guardia diRead More

Nigerian man, girlfriend, two others arrested in India for allegedly duping people online

“Our cyber police team put the suspects’ numbers on surveillance and their locations were traced, following which they were arrested,” said SHO Kumar. Four persons, including a Nigerian national and his girlfriend, have been arrested in India for allegedly duping people after befriending them on social networking sites, Faridabad police said on Monday, November 29.  After anRead More

Policeman accused of breaking Lagos trader’s leg for questioning her nephew’s arrest

“When I regained consciousness, I was told that the men came in a Sienna vehicle and two policemen were in the car. The men were about seven, but only four of them dragged Wasiu and took him away. I called a church member, Mr Bayo Opoola, and told him policemen broke my leg as IRead More

Gunmen who killed four mourners shot dead during shootout with police in Benue

The deceased were said to be part of gunmen who invaded Imande Abul village in Mbater Council Ward of the Logo Local Government Area and killed four mourners including one Tseen Amos Adagi, at a wake of late Mama Sule Achin Adingi while five others were injured. One of the mourners Operatives of the Benue StateRead More

Sokoto governor proscribes self-styled vigilante groups

The order while outlawing, “the organization, operation, and activities of ‘Yan Sa Kai’,” stipulates that any contravention shall be “punished in accordance with the provisions of the Penal Code Law 2019.” Gov. Tambuwal in the statement also said, “We know the history of banditry and what happened in Zamfara and the role of ‘Yan Sa Kai’,Read More

EFCC Arrests 60 youths at “Yahoo Boys” Awards Night

According to the commission, these boys were arrested during an awards night organized to honour these fraud boys for their activities. The Wise – Stop disrespecting the Nigerian Constitution! The Anti Torture Act, 2017 prohibits media shaming of suspect. EFCC should uphold laws and not disobey them. (xi)inflicting shame by stripping a person naked, paradingRead More

Britain’s youngest ever gun killer is jailed for life after the 14-year-old shot dead a 15-year-old schoolboy

Michael Ugochukwu Keon He added: “Keon’s mother was in the family home, she went out to find her son dying on the pavement having heard the gunshots outside. Not only had she been robbed of her son, but also had the experience and trauma of watching him die.  Their accomplices Michael Ugochukwu and Tahjgeem Breakenridge,Read More

Jos Prison Attack: NCoS armed squad personnel killed, 9 inmates killed, one attacker killed, 262 inmates escaped, 10 recaptured

“Some of the attackers and a total of 262 inmates escaped in the melee before reinforcement could come from sister services. 10 have so far been recaptured leaving 252 at large.”  The deceased Armed Squad personnel identified as Umar Mohammed “One of the gunmen trapped within the Medium Security Custodial Center, Jos after invading theRead More

Kiddwaya and Erica’s Sparks Reactions with Hilarious Caption of Video Call Snapshot

Reality stars, Kiddwaya Terseer and Erica Nlewedim spark reactions after sharing a snapshot from their video call session. Anyone with useful information about his whereabouts should kindly call 08069790217 or report to the nearest police station. Eguabor, who speaks English and Esan fluently, is dark in complexion and has a birth mark on his face.Read More

Nigerian Artiste, Marvelous Eguabor A.K.A Molley Reportedly Missing

Meanwhile, his elder brother has filed a missing person report at a police station. Taking to the micro-blogging platform, the mother of one left a note that raised the eye-brow of many as regards what could be expected in their BBNaija Reunion show. “lol this our set sha… all BARS & LAMBA.” Anyone with usefulRead More

Land Dispute: 78-yr-old man arrested for m*rdering his 94-yr-old brother

Police operatives in Ogun State have arrested a 78-year-old man, Moshood Habibu, for allegedly k*lling his elder brother over a land dispute. The suspect reportedly h*cked his 94-year-old brother, Salisu Surakatu, to d*ath with a cutlass, on Wednesday in Mowe area of the state. The command’s spokesperson, Abimbola Oyeyemi, in a statement on Saturday, said, “The suspect was arrested following […] penetv

Lagos EndSARS panel was illegal, can’t probe military, police – Minister of labour, Festus Keyamo .

The Minister of State for Labour and Employment, Festus Keyamo (SAN), says the Lagos judicial panel on police br*tality was “illegal.” Speaking in a chat with Channel Television, on Sunday, November 28, Keyamo said it was not within their jurisdiction to investigate Federal Government institutions and officers of the Nigeria Police Force and the Nigerian Army. Responding to a question […] penetv

Nigerian artist, Marvelous Eguabor declared missing

Eguabor was last seen on Friday November 12, at Abraham Adesanya Estate, Ajah, Lagos. According to Eguabor’s older brother who reached out to LIB, a missing person report has been filed at the police station. Anyone with useful information should kindly call 08069790217 or report to the nearest police station. The young man who isRead More

Oscar Pistorius to meet the parents of model Reeva Steenkamp to try to convince them he should be granted parole for her killing

At his repeated trials he claimed he was trying to protect Reeva, mistakenly thinking an intruder was in his bathroom.  The meeting was fixed after Pistorius wrote to the couple in October in what is thought to be his first contact with them since his trial. The 35-year-old former Paralympian has been moved 750 milesRead More

Scum is not a gender based line – Comedian Funnybone addresses women who are quick to say ‘men are scum’

@olounjueda the best comment i’ve ever read since visiting this blog. look at cheating for example, .A man cheats, men are scums, a woman cheats ,we are bombarded with a plethora of excuses (abandonment, emotional needs, revenge for cheating ,why stick to a man who has not proposed to you, she did it for theRead More

#EndSARS panel was illegal. States can’t probe military and police – Festus Keyamo (video)

So when you now say any matter and in the course of delving into any matter you now call people and begin to inquire into the conduct of people not under your control. It is illegal. Completely illegal. And no paper or recommendation can come out of an illegal panel. Nothing1 ”he saidOn November 15, theRead More

Three Nigerian men, two Thais arrested as police bust transnational cocaine trafficking ring in Bangkok

Police confiscated 413.3 grammes of cocaine worth more than 1 million baht when they made the arrests on Saturday, November 28.  CIB commissioner Pol Lt Gen Jirabhop Bhuridej said the suspects were arrested in a sting operation on Saturday, November 27. Besides using women for drug trafficking, the group would also hide drugs in their luggageRead More

Rivers police rescue kidnapped job seeker lured from Delta to Port Harcourt, arrest 10 suspected kidnappers

In a related development, operatives of the Anti-Kidnapping Unit in a covert operation on 8/10/2021 arrested John Ifeanyi Obinna, 23 and Orji Ndukwu, 24. “In the course of investigation, operatives of the Anti-kidnapping Unit worked on some clues which led to the arrest of Precious Amadi ‘m’ 27yrs and Williams Okon ‘m’ 20yrs who took theRead More

Police arrest four suspected armed robbers during stop and search in Delta

Spokesman of the Command, DSP Bright Edafe, who disclosed this in a statement on Sunday, November 28, said the suspects were arrested during stop and search by the Anti-Crime Patrol Teams.  Similarly, on November 19, at about 3:pm, Kwale Divisional Patrol team while on stop and search duty along Afieze street Kwale intercepted one Qlink motorcycle with reg noRead More

BBNaija: Finally Angel shows off Dubai-based sugar daddy [Video]

In a recent development, the Akwa Ibom-born reality star linked up with him following the ex-housemates trip to Dubai that was sponsored by Pepsi. Nwafor Nnamdi is the Head Editor at gist lovers (gistlover.com). He has been publishing for 5 years and focused more on Local/World News on gistlover.com. [embedded content] Big Brother Naija star, AngelRead More

Three persons burnt to death after fuel tanker overturned and exploded in Abeokuta (graphic)

According to reports, the tanker overturned around 04.45am while making its way inbound Rounder from Oju-Irin, Lafenwa area of Abeokuta. Three persons including a mother and daughter have been burnt to death after a tanker loaded with Premium Motor Spirit popularly known as petrol, exploded in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital, Sunday, November 28. Men of the OgunRead More

Police arrest 18-year-old wanted notorious armed robber, 4 others in Kano

“Discreet investigation also led to the arrest of one Abdullahi Suleiman, ‘m’, 28 years old, of Gwale Quarters, Kano and Abubakar Muhd, ‘m’, 21 years old, of Hausawa Quarters, Kano Kiyawa said that discreet investigation led to the arrest of four suspects who allegedly bought stole tricycles and motorcycles from Aljan.  Spokesperson of the command,Read More

Bobrisky vs Zfancy: Zfancy Reacts, Sets to Drop All the Receipts of the Due Process Followed before the Prank

Prankster, Zfancy has shared his own side of the story, as he debunks allegation that he posted the video without Bobrisky’s consent. However we will not shy away from being bullied by you. You called us threatening to use police to harrass us. “Mr/Ms Bobrisky. We do not understand why you’d like to make troubleRead More

“Will you stop talking over me?” David Hundeyin and Abike Dabiri-Erewa get into heated debate on radio over death of Nigerian woman, Itunu, wrongly jailed in Ivory Coast (video)

She died this month. Watch the tense interview below. Ms. Abike kept explaining herself while David was trying to ask his question and he expressed his disapproval, saying: “Will you stop talking over me?” David asked questions about what was done by the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM) to help Itunu after her case wasRead More

DPO kidnapped in Edo

A source close to the police said the kidnappers are demanding a N50 million ransom for his release. According to reports, Ishaq was travelling with his orderly on Friday evening, November 26, when they were attacked by the kidnappers. The state police command is yet to comment on this development. Meanwhile, the state Commissioner of Police, PhilipRead More

Man arrested for allegedly defiling his friend’s 10-year-old daughter in Lagos, blames the devil (photo)

Ajisebutu said the CP warns such licentious men who would not keep their restless manhoods in check to desist from such contemptible act or face the grave consequences. Confirming the incident, the public relations officer of the state police command, CSP Adekunle Ajisebutu, said preliminary investigation revealed that both men are separated from their wives.Read More

Police gun down notorious bandit terrorizing Kaduna-Abuja highway (graphic photos)

He also called on the law-abiding citizens to always be vigilant and security conscious of their immediate environment in order to avoid been preys to marauding criminals. A notorious bandit terrorizing Kaduna-Abuja Highway, Yellow Magaji has been gunned down by police operatives in Kaduna. The owner of the facility who harbors the criminals was equallyRead More

78-year-old man arrested for macheting his 94-year-old brother to death in Ogun (photo)

Upon the report, the DPO Mowe division, CSP Saminu Akintunde, quickly mobilized his detectives to the scene where the suspect was promptly arrested.  The spokesperson said the state commissioner of police, CP Lanre Bankole, has ordered the immediate transfer of the suspect to homicide section of the state criminal investigation and intelligence department for furtherRead More

Man arrested with firearm and weapons in Ogun State

He was immediately arrested and the operation team recovered one locally-made gun, one big stick, one ATM card, three phones, one cutlass, and one saw blade. Ogun State Government security outfit, the So-Safe Corps, has arrested a man, identified as Matthew, for being in possession of a firearm and dangerous weapons. A spokesman for the So-Safe CorpsRead More

Police officer dismissed for k*lling 5 people in Enugu State

The police command in Enugu says it has dismissed Edem Ebong, a police inspector, for his alleged involvement in the k*lling of five persons in the state. Recall that four persons also sustained inj*ries during the incident which occurred on June 20, 2021, at Golf estate in Enugu. In a statement on Friday, Daniel Ndukwe, Enugu police spokesperson, said the […] penetv

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