Tuesday, 21 January, 2020

Category: Crime

crime stories

A fresh airstrike, targeting high-profile members of Iraq’s Popular Mobilization Forces (PMF), an umbrella group of Iran-backed militias, has been reported. The PMF members were travelling in a three-car convoy north of Baghdad, when the strike occurred, killing six persons, Read more…

The Edo State Police Command has confirmed the invasion of the family house of  deputy governor of the state, Philip Shaibu, in Jattu-Uzairue, Etsako West Local Government Area. SaharaReporters had reported how hoodlums allegedly attacked the house on Saturday.  It Read more…

Anti-graft agency, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, has explained why convicted former governor of Abia State, Orji Kalu, cannot be granted bail. On Tuesday, Kalu’s counsel, Mr Lateef Fagbemi (SAN), had informed the court of a bail application he filed Read more…

The Independent Corrupt Practices Commission has declared wanted Shehu Muhammad, a member of the House of Representatives. Muhammed is representing Koko/Besse Federal Constituency of Kebbi State. According to the anti-graft agency, Muhammad was declared wanted “for his failure to appear Read more…

The Federal High Court in Awka, Anambra State, has convicted Nwegwu and Joakin Nwegwu for conspiracy and obtaining money to the tune of N98.7m by false pretences. The duo, who are managing directors of ACJEC Global Services Ltd, were prosecuted Read more…

A prosecution witness, Peter Ademola Adegoke, a Compliance Officer with Fidelity Bank Plc, on Friday told Justice Abdullai Liman of the Federal High Court in Ikoyi, Lagos how the sum of N18bn was paid into the account of a company, Read more…

The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ogun State during the 2019 general election, Senator Buruji Kashamu, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari over the arrest of the former Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Read more…

Political thugs that roasted the PDP Women Leader of Ochadamu Ward, Mrs Salome Acheju Abu alive, one Ocholi Edicha has been arrested with five members of his gang. They were arrested in early hours of this morning after several residents Read more…

Barely three months after a peace agreement brokered in Zamfara between bandits and the state government, some gunmen on Sunday killed 14 persons and left 10 with gunshot injuries in Karaye village under Gummi Local Government Area. The attack, which Read more…

Thugs suspected to belong one of the political parties contesting in the Governorship and National Assembly elections in Kogi, have allegedly attacked Mr Sam Egwu of the Leadership newspaper and Mr Sunday Omachi of Radio Kogi. The incident happened at Read more…