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Bank staff arrested for stealing customers’ money

Having stolen N20 million of bank customers’ money, a staff of a new generation bank and his accomplices have been arrested.

Man sentenced to 6 months in jail for stealing church cables

An Abuja Grade 1 Area Court in Karmo, on Friday, sentenced a 20-year-old man, Daniel Joseph, to six months imprisonment for stealing Armoured cable in Church.

Man in court of alleged N3.25m rent fraud

A 45-year-old man, Linus Luka, who allegedly collected N3.25million from a client on the pretext of renting a house to him, was on Friday arraigned in a Wuse Magistrates’ Court.

Arrest politicians fueling cultism, killings – Rivers council chief tells security agencies

The Caretaker Committee Chairman of Ogba/Egbema/Ndoni Local Government Area of Rivers State, Barr. Osi Olisa, has charged security agencies to investigate and arrest politicians and individuals who encourage killings in ONELGA.

Two suspected cultists remanded for allegedly smashing teenager’s head

Two suspected cultists, Sikiru Ajibade and Gafar Isah who allegedly smashed the head of a teenager, are to cool their heels at Kirikiri Prisons on the orders of an Ebute Meta Chief Magistrates’ Court, Lagos.

Three shot as police raid black spot in Jos

Three persons have been shot by the Police Special Anti-Robbery Squad attached to the Plateau State Police Command during a raid on a black spot in Jos on Monday night.

Kidnap victim recounts ordeal, thanks DSS, Nigerian Army

Mrs Adeola Dawodu, a 46-year-old woman, has expressed gratitude to the Department of State Services and the Nigerian Army for rescuing her from kidnappers.

Why I attacked my son with acid – Man tells court

A septuagenarian, Joseph Adetunji, who allegedly bathed his son’s face with acid, on Friday appeared before an Ojo Magistrates’ Court, Lagos.

Oil marketer faces N3.9 million fraud charge in Lagos

A 30-year-old oil marketer, Vincent Udoh, who allegedly defrauded a businessman of N3.9 million was on Friday charged before an Igbosere Magistrates’ Court in Lagos.

Two sentenced to prison over stolen banana

Two men, Adamu John, and Shekwoduza Obadia, were on Friday sentenced to four months imprisonment each, by a Karmo Grade 1 Area, Court, Abuja, for being in possession of stolen bunch of banana.

50-year-old woman rescued from pit latrine in Kano

The Kano State Fire Service on Friday rescued a 50-year-old woman, Hajiya Amina Mohammed, after she accidentally fell into a pit latrine at her residence.

Teenager bathes friend with hot water over N200 gift

A 16-year-old girl, who allegedly poured hot water on her friend over N200 gift on Friday appeared before an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court.

Woman in court for allegedly stabbing police officer with broken bottle

A 57-year-old woman, Elizabeth Oyindo, who allegedly stabbed a police officer with a broken bottle was on Friday arraigned before an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court in Lagos.

Two neighbours bag four months imprisonment each for breach of public peace ‎

A Kubwa Grade 1 Area Court, Abuja, on Friday sentenced 33-year-old Ayegbedo Uto, and 29-year-old Oluchi Okerafor, to four months imprisonment each for breach of public peace.

Two brothers in court for allegedly stealing chickens

Two brothers, Sunday Ikuedowo, 35, and Olumide Ikuedowo, 25, were on Friday arraigned in an Okitipupa Magistrates’ Court in Ondo State over alleged theft of Christmas chickens valued at N25,000.

Cobbler in court for beating up girl for refusing to date him

A 41-year-old cobbler, Abiodun Akinbo, on Friday pleaded guilty before an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court to beating up a girl for refusing to date him.

Man beats 13-year-old son to pulp for not collecting N300 change

Taiwo Akinlabi, 47, who allegedly beat his son to a pulp for not collecting change from where he sent him to buy beer was on Friday charged before an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court.

Woman slumps, dies after police arrest son

Asiata Adeyanju, a 42-year-old woman, reportedly died of shock after operatives of the federal special anti-robbery squad (FSARS) arrested her son.

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Teenager steals N340,000 after hiding in bank’s toilet overnight

A 16-year-old boy, Adekunle Ayomikun, who allegedly hid in the toilet of a bank overnight and stole N340,000 was yesterday, remanded at Special Correctional Centre for boys in Oregun, by a Lagos magistrate’s court sitting in Igbosere.