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I sold hawker’s body parts for N8,500 – suspect

A suspected ritual killer, Yewunu Tanlaju, has said that he sold the severed parts of a 17-year-old girl, Taye Gusinu, to an herbalist for N8,500.

Police in Kano arrest seven students for allegedly killing colleague

Police in Kano have arrested seven students of Government Technical College Ungoggo, Kano State in connection with the alleged killing of their colleague on Saturday night.

Two civil servants jailed 105 years for fraud in Abuja

An FCT High Court sitting in Jabi on Monday sentenced two civil servants, Mohammed Audu and Yusuf Ayodeji, to 105 years imprisonment, for fraudulent activities.

7,216 cases of misconduct lodged against police personnel in 2 years – report

The police authorities received 7,216 cases of professional misconduct made against officers and men of the force in the past two years, according to a report.

Police arrest 16 over kidnapping, robbery, cultism

The Kogi state police command said it had arrested no fewer than 16 suspected criminals terrorising the state.

Four policemen hospitalised after clash with students in Ibadan

The Oyo State Commissioner of Police, Abiodun Odude, said four policemen have been hospitalised following the injuries they sustained during a clash with students of the Federal College of Agriculture, Moor Plantation, Apata, Ibadan, Oyo State on Monday.

Suspected hoodlums hack man to death in Edo

A middle-aged man identified as John Osasu Omoruyi, was last weekend hacked to death by unidentified hoodlums, in Benin City, Edo State capital.

My husband refused to take a second wife, please separate us – Woman tells...

A 35-year-old housewife, Rasheedat Zubairu, on Monday prayed an Ilorin Area Court, to dissolve her 17 years marriage to Kehinde Zubairu, over barrenness.

Suspected herdsmen kill two in fresh attack in Plateau

Two people were on Sunday night ambushed and killed at Wereng village in Riyom Local Government Area by yet to be identified gunmen.

Court remands two for allegedly defiling minor, homosexual act

A Magistrate Court sitting in Birnin-Kebbi, Kebbi State, presided over by Magistrate Abubakar Atiku has ordered that two accused persons, one Bashir Samaila and Faruq Abubakar, be remanded in prison for allegedly defiling minor and having anal sex with a teenager boy.

Two men behead 17-yr-old girl for money rituals

Two suspected ritualists have been arrested by men of Ogun State Command of the Vigilante Group of Nigeria, VGN, in connection with the murder of a 17-year-old girl, Taye Gusau, in Idosemo, Ipokia Local Government Area of the state.

Niger man kills 100-year-old mother for alleged witchcraft

A 40-year-old man, Likita Manu, has been arrested by the police in Niger State for allegedly killing his 100-year-old mother, Inne Kaiyo, for alleged witchcraft.

Yabatech graduate commits suicide in Lagos

Barely two weeks to the commencement of his one year National Youth Service Scheme, a graduate of the Yaba College of Technology, Oluwamuyiwa Oluwagbemileke, aka Spartacus, has ended his life.

Man arrested for defiling 13-year-old Lagos housemaid

A 39-year-old man, Amobi Ilona, has been arraigned before a magistrate’s court in Ikeja, Lagos State, for allegedly defiling his 13-year-old housemaid in the Ishashi area of the state.

We kidnap to become wealthy –Suspect

One of six suspected kidnappers, Abubakar Tambaya, who was paraded by the Kwara State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Lawan Ado, said he went into kidnapping with his gang to become wealthy.

No attempt was made on Governor Wike’s life – Police

Against the backdrop of the claims and counterclaims assassination plot from both camps in the Saturday clash between the Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, and the Minister of Transportation, Chibuike Amaechi, the State Police Command has stated that there was no attempt made on any life.

Woman arrested for slashing stepdaughter with razor blade

For inflicting life threatening injuries on her eight-year old stepdaughter, a woman has been arrested by the Ogun State Police Command.

One killed as suspected herdsmen allegedly attack Kogi

Herdsmen attacks in the government reservation area bordering Dekina and Omala Local Councils in the Eastern Senatorial district of Kogi State has claimed one life.

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