Category: Crime

Nigerian Government secures release of another citizen charged with drug trafficking in Saudi Arabia

Another Nigerian, Ibrahim Ibrahim, has been discharged by a court in Saudi Arabia, after charges of drug trafficking levelled against him were dismissed. It comes months...

Police arraign Celestial church leaders over N85m fraud

The Force Criminal Intelligence and Investigation Department Annex, Alagbon, Lagos, on Monday arraigned three Celestial Church of Christ leaders before the Lagos State...

Nigerian journalist Agba Jalingo Regains Freedom from government incarceration

Journalist Agba Jalingo and publisher of CrossRiverWatch, has been released from custody. After spending over five months in detention, Jalingo was freed today after...

Fake ”CBN governor” gets three years jail term for N4.5m fraud

Justice Agatha Anulika Okeke of a Federal High Court, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, has convicted and sentenced Nwalozie Onyebuchi Julius, who used the identity of Dr. Godwin...

See Money Seized From Isabel Daughter of Angolan President, Nobody Can Count It (Video)

An Angolan court has ordered the seizure of the assets and bank accounts of the billionaire daughter of ex-President José Eduardo dos Santos. The seizure appears to be...

Police arrest cult leader “Samora” in Ikorodu and he snitched immediately

The Police in Lagos have confirmed the arrest of the leader of Aiye Confraternity, Sikiru Samuel, who operated in the Ikorodu axis of the state. The Police PRO DSP Bala...

Two Nigerian Fishermen Caught Trying To Smuggle Petrol To Benin Republic

According to a source, the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corp (NSCDC) operatives at Badagry have arrested two fishermen for alleged attempt to smuggle 120...

New Jersey Woman heads for jail for Entering into Sham Marriage to Provide Nigerian man with legal Permanent Residency

Love don’t cost a thing, right? Why should marriage do then? But a 28-year old American woman, Ajia Strauss from New Jersey, collected $1,500 from a 36 year old...

Police Arrest Couples For Celebrating Valentine In A Wrong Way

Indonesia wasn’t feeling the love for Valentine’s Day on Friday as authorities arrested couples in one city, scolded stores over condom displays and warned students...

Woman sentenced for trying to open plane door during flight

A lady from the United Kingdom that attempted opening a passenger plane door during flight has been jailed for two years. A woman identified as Chloe Haines, 26, from...

Nigerian man kills relative over business dispute in South Africa (videos)

A Nigerian man simply identified as Batista is cooling his heels in police custody far away in South Africa, after he reportedly killed his relative  identified...

Harvey Weinstein will not testify in court

Harvey Weinstein is not going to testify at his ongoing trial of sexual assault in Manhattan, which means his defense team has now rested their case. The 67-year-old...

EFCC nabs suspected fraudster on FBI wanted list

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) says it has arrested a 38-year-old man, Festus Akinyemi Abiona, indicted by the United States Federal Bureau of...

Police Arrest Two Chinese Men For Raping A Lagos Girl

The Lagos State Police Command has arrested two Chinese men for allegedly raping one of their roommates. The suspects, Yang Liang Ming, 41, and Wang Gui-Moi, 45, were...

I Was Initiated Into Cultism At The Age 12 – Arrested Cultist

22-year-old Maliki Bello, said to be the leader of Berry Boys’ Secret Cult has been arrested alongside 11 others by operatives of the Special Strike Force on...

Soldier kills 20 people in mass shooting and shares it on social media

In Thailand, a soldier is wanted for killing 20 people and injuring hundreds of others in a gun rampage in Nakhon Ratchasima, Thai capital. Jakraphanth Thomma, a junior...

Wife beats up husband for failing to impregnate her

At the Ejogbo magistrate court, a woman identified as Chinwendu Chita has been arraigned for allegedly beating her husband for failing to make her pregnant. She was also...

7 Port Harcourt Based Boys Land In EFCC Net For Bitcoin Fraud

Seven suspected internet fraudsters were on Thursday arrested by operatives of the EFCC, Port Harcourt Zonal for bitcoin scam. EFCC spokesman, Tony Orilade, in a...

R. Kelly Sex crimes trial adjourned to July

R. Kelly’s sex crimes court case in New York has been pushed back to July, as the judge found the initial May date was ”unrealistic” in his case. The...

BREAKING: Robbers attack bank in Ondo

Many people are feared killed in a bank robbery that occurred in Ile Oluji town, the headquarters of Ile Oluji/Oke-Igbo Local Government Area of Ondo State today. The...