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Woman jailed for stealing police officer’s money

A 35-year-old woman, Michael Modupe, is to spend the next 12 months in prison for stealing a police officer’s N99,000 in his office, an Abeokuta Magistrates’ Court ruled on Friday.

Lagos arraigns hotelier, two others for promoting homosexuality

A Yaba Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos on Friday remanded three men accused of owning a hotel which promotes homosexuality.

LAWMA battles refuse heaps across Lagos metropolis

The Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) says it has embarked on 24-hour waste evacuation to remove heaps of refuse on some major roads in the metropolis.

FRSC confirms taxi driver dead, 5 vehicles burnt in tanker explosion in Bayelsa

The Bayelsa command of the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC), on Friday confirmed the death of a taxi driver in a petrol tanker explosion that occurred on Wednesday night in the state.

Group commends police’s effort against homosexuality

The Yoruba Youth Socio-cultural Association (YYSA) has commended the Nigerian Police in their efforts to reduce homosexuality to the barest minimum in the country.

Married man stabbed to death by sex worker in hotel

The Police in Delta have arrested a commercial sex worker who allegedly stabbed her client to death during an argument at Destar Hotel, Asaba, Delta, on July 18.

Court jails 46-year-old farmer for stealing car

An Abuja Grade One Area Court in Karmo on Friday sentenced a 46-year-old farmer, Usman Adamu, to 15 months imprisonment for stealing a car.

Quack doctor infects 6-yr-old boy with HIV in Nasarawa

Afake medical practitioner, who infected a six-year old boy with HIV through contaminated blood transfusion, has been arrested by Nasarawa State Command of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC).

2 sex workers arrested for recruiting 15-year-old girl in Calabar

Two sex workers, whose names were given as Ijeoma Obia Ijie and Joy Okeke are being detained by the Police in Cross River for allegedly trafficking a teenage girl from Ebonyi State to Calabar for prostitution

Nobody has seen Badoo face-to-face – Lagos CP

The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Fatai Owoseni, has said that although the state’s police command has dealt with the dreaded cult group, Badoo, operating in the Ikorodu area of the State, there is yet to be a one-on-one encounter with the real face behind the name.

Man arrested for allegedly defiling 10-year old girl

The Borno Police Command has arrested a 40-year-old man, Muhammad Usman, for allegedly defiling a 10-year-old girl in Maiduguri.

My husband does not satisfy me in bed – Woman tells court

A woman identified as Iyabo Adebayo has asked the court to dissolve her 10-year-old marriage with her husband, Babatunde over lack of sexual satisfaction and irresponsibility.

Police arrest kidnap kingpin terrorising Abuja-Kaduna Highway

The Police has through its ‘Operation Absolute Sanity’ arrested Aliyu Bello, identified as the grand commander virtually in charge of all the kidnap groups operating along the Abuja-Kaduna highway and adjoining villages.

Man admits to rape of ten years old girl – Police

The Borno Police Command has arrested a 40-year-old man, Muhammad Usman, for allegedly defiling a 10-year-old girl in Maiduguri.

Lagos council clerk’s abductors demand N20,000 recharge cards

Kidnappers of the Ikeja Local Government council clerk, Shamsideen Omotayo, reached out to his family on Thursday, demanding N20,000 recharge cards.

Police arrest mother of 10 for aiding armed robbers in Borno

The Borno Police Command, has arrested a 41-year-old housewife, Jummai Buba, for aiding armed robbers in the state.

Lagos arraigns 28 adults, 12 minors for engaging in homosexuality

The Lagos State Government on Thursday arraigned 28 adults and 12 minors before a Lagos Magistrate Court for allegedly engaging in homosexuality contrary to the laws of the land.

100 inmates freed from Kirikiri prison

A total of 100 inmates were set free from the Kirikiri Medium Prison on Thursday as part of initiatives of the Nigerian Prisons Service (NPS) at de-congesting the prisons.

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