Four students of the Lagos State Polytechnic, Ikorodu campus were injured after armed men suspected to be cult group members attacked their hostel.The attack was unleashed on the students at the Lasunwon Lambe Estate about 9p.m. on Monday.The attackers stormed the hostel claiming to be searching for a stolen laptop.
Special Forces from the Force Headquarters, Abuja, have arrested 25 suspected kidnappers and rapists operating along the Abuja-Kaduna highway.The suspects, who belonged to different gangs, were “paraded” yesterday at the Ibrahim Coomaissie Divisional Police Headquarters in Gurara Local Government Area (Gawu Babangida), NigerState.
The Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has explained the reason behind the continued detention of an alleged kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, also known as Evans.
The Anambra State Police Command has announced the arrest of 13 suspects for the alleged murder of a policeman and burning of four police vehicles during Thursday’sattack on a checkpoint along Onitsha/Owerri Road. The announcement was made in a statement signed by Assistant Superintendent of Police Nkieruka Owude, Anambra State Police Command Public Relations Officer (PPRO) on behalf the state Commissioner of Police, Mr. Garba Baba Umar.
The Nigerian Navy Ship, NNS, DELTA said it has nabbed 10 suspected oil thieves onboard MT TECNE Vessel in Delta.
An Osun High Court on Tuesday in Osogbo sentenced four persons to death for conspiracy and armed robbery.
The convicts, Joseph Moses, 24, Samuel Job, 19, Gideon Ode, 25, and Daniel Abraham, 24, were brought to the court on a four-count charge of armed robbery and conspiracy.
A 51-year-old textile dealer at Balogun Market, Titilayo Momoh, who attempted to jump into the lagoon on the Third Mainland Bridge, Lagos, was on Monday hauled before an Ebute Meta Chief Magistrates’ Court.
Justice Abdulaziz Anka of the Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos, on Monday, April 24, 2017, struck out a N100m fundamental rights enforcement suit filed by a former Minister of State for Defence, Musiliu Obanikoro, against the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on the grounds of incompetence.
The trial of a former Chief Judge of Enugu State, Professor Innocent Azubike Umezulike who was arraigned by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC for false declaration of assets began on Monday at the Federal High Court sitting in Port Harcourt, Rivers State.
Justice Efreti Abang of the Federal High Court sitting in Asaba, Delta State, has ordered that Mrs. Fidelia Omoile, a serving Independent National Electoral Commission’s (INEC) official in Isoko- South Local Government Area of Delta State, be remanded in prison custody following her arraignment on Monday, on a two- count amended charge, bordering on conspiracy and money laundering, by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC.