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Court frees woman who allegedly killed boyfriend

An FCT High Court, Maitama, on Monday discharged and acquitted a 26-year-old woman Sarah Ogah, charged with murdering her boyfriend, Friday Shehu.

Police arrest three suspected kidnappers in Zamfara

The Police Command in Zamfara has arrested three notorious kidnappers in the state, the Public Relations Officer of the command, DSP Muhammad Shehu, has said.

Court frees 43-year-old man charged with murder

An FCT High Court, Maitama, has discharged and acquitted a 43-year-old man, Yakubu Bulus, charged with culpable homicide.

Married man arrested over death of lover’s father

A married man, Segun Oluwole, is cooling his heels in police custody after the death of his lover’s father on Olaoluwa Street, Oluwo, in the Ope Ilu area of Ogun State.

32 arrested for violating Benue anti-open grazing law – CP

No fewer than 32 persons have been arrested by the Police in Benue state for allegedly violating the Benue state Open Grazing Prohibition Law which took effect on November 1.

Court rejects alleged husband killer Maryam Sanda’s bail application

The Federal Capital Territory High Court has struck out an application for bail by daughter-in-law of former Peoples Democratic Party chairman, Haliru Bello.

Killings: Police arrest 145 suspects in Benue

Following the incessant clash between Fulani Herdsmen and Farmers in some local government in Nasarawa State, the Police has announced the arrest of 145 suspects.

Canadian billionaire couple victims of ‘targeted’ double homicide

One of Canada’s richest men and his wife were killed in a targeted double homicide, Toronto police confirmed Friday in their first official briefing into the couple’s mysterious deaths more than six weeks ago.

Police tortured, forced me to admit killing my pregnant wife – Man tells court

An FCT High Court in Maitama on Thursday ordered the trial- within-trial in a culpable homicide charge slammed on a 37-year-old, Mathew Ankyoor, who allegedly killed his wife.

US Navy to file charges against top brass over two deadly collisions

The U.S. Navy said senior officers of two warships involved in deadly collisions in the Pacific in 2017 that left a total of 17 sailors dead, will face criminal charges including negligent homicide.

Court remands three over alleged murder of motorcyclist

A Minna Magistrates’ Court on Monday ordered the remand of three men accused of killing a motorcyclist after robbing him of the property.

Pastor arrested for allegedly killing of lover, two others

The Senior Pastor of a new generation church, Alter of Grace Ministries, Pastor Chidiebere Okoroafor, has been arrested by the Rivers state Police Command for allegedly killing three people, including two pregnant women and an infant in Oyigbo Local Government Area of Rivers State.

Benue killings: Court remands seven Fulani herdsmen

A Makurdi Chief Magistrates’ Court, presided by Justice Isaac Ajim, on Friday, however, remanded seven Fulani herdsmen for open grazing and criminal conspiracy.

Police arrest man for killing own child in Ogun

The Ogun State Police Command says it has arrested one Andrew Koku, a resident of Ayedere in the Obada area of Abeokuta, for allegedly killing his six-month-old baby, Precious Koku.

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