Security agencies have begun a cyber hunt for masterminds of a video clip which has gone viral on social networks alleging that an Amstel Malta can drink contains a strange object. (more…)
A Jos Magistrates’ Court on Monday discharged a 22-year-old house help, Monica Musa, who was alleged to have stolen her employer’s three cell phones valued at N97, 000.
The Magistrate, Mrs Helen Danboyi, discharged Musa after her employer told the court that he was no longer interested in the case.
The lecturer in charge, one Mr. Bada ushers students into the hard labour of farming under the horrid desert-like temperature of the school. The lecturer who forces, beats, curses, and intimidates students into this act has to the umpteenth time been questioned about the correlation of the course title, Mechanised Farming, with farming with primitive tools (hoes, cutlass etc).
The plea of the accused was not taken, while Magistrate Olalekan Ijiyode, asked the defence counsel, Mrs Olubunmi Salawu, to come up with written application for bail.
Ijiyode also ordered the prosecutor to duplicate the case file forwarded to the State Ministry of Justice and ordered the remand of the accused persons.
The case was adjourned till March 23 for hearing.
The prosecutor, Insp. Emmanuel Abdullahi had alleged that the defendants committed the offences on Sept. 28, 2016, at about 12:30 a.m. at Oke-Atan Area in Ile-Ife.
Abdullahi said that the accused persons conspired within themselves to commit felony to wit: housebreaking, stealing and paraded themselves as members of the black axe secret cult. (more…)
Eighteen suspected criminals among them two teachers were yesterday paraded by Assistant Inspector-General of Police, Zone 2, AIG Kayode Aderanti at the Onikan zonal headquarters, Lagos.
The suspects were involved in robberies, defilement and stealing.
Aderanti said the Zone 2 ‘X’ Squad on January 10 arrested Stanley Akanno and Olakunle Hassan, both teachers in a private primary school in Amuwo Odofin for serially defiling their six-year-old female pupil.
The teachers, he said, during extra mural classes, showed pornography on their laptop to the pupil and made her practice same on them.
“The pupil has been taken to a government hospital where it was medically established that she had been deflowered. The suspects will soon be charged to court,” Aderanti said.
Adams Jiddah and Emeka Okeke were arrested for robbery and stealing a Toyota Corolla. A locally made revolver pistol used by them was also recovered.
The deceased whose identity is yet to be revealed was heading to the airport to catch an early morning flight when her driver ran into a fully loaded granite trailer with registration# EKY668XL.
Lagos State Emergency Management spokesman, Kehinde Adebayo revealed that over-speeding on the part of the Camry driver caused the fatal collision that happened at Stadium Bus stop in Surulere Lagos.
Sunday, who resides at Ifo, in Ogun and Fatima, who resides at Bello Street, Agbado- Crossing, Ogun, however, pleaded not guilty to the charges of conspiracy and stealing brought against them.
The Prosecutor, Sgt. Babaji Ishaku, told the court that the accused committed the offences between January and December 2016, at Mr Biggs outlet at Cement in Dopemu, Lagos.
An Ikeja Magistrates’ Court on Thursday admitted a 35-year-old banker, Adedoyin Odukoya, to bail in the sum of N500, 000 for allegedly raping his girlfriend’s 19- year-old housemaid.
Odukoya, who resides at Ketu, Lagos, pleaded not guilty to the one-count charge of rape.
Magistrate Y.R Pinheiro, who gave the ruling, ordered the accused to produce two sureties in like sum.
Pinheiro said the sureties must be gainfully employed and show evidence of two years tax payment to the Lagos State Government.
The Prosecutor, Insp. Mathew Akhaluode, told the court that the accused committed the offence on Nov. 9, 2016 at Olayinwola Str., Agege, Ikeja.
A US-based woman, Deborah Hendrickson is currently spitting fire on her ex-Nigerian Husband, Mr Inyang Obaten Ettah popularly called Tony Ettah for using her to get his American Green card and dumping her after getting into the United States.
Miss Hendrickson who has since filed an online marriage fraud case against Tony vowed to report him to Donald Trump once he takes office on the 20th of January 2017.
He said he would take the money to heaven to bribe the Almighty Father on Judgment Day so He could forgive his earthly sins.
Charles Obong, 52, until his demise worked as a senior personnel officer in the ministry of Public Service from 2006 to 2016.
According to Ugandan Monitor, he died on December 17, 2016, after a protracted illness and was buried at his ancestral home at Adag-ani village, Bar-pii parish, Aromo Sub-county in Lira District, on Christmas Eve. He was buried in a metallic coffin worth Shs20m.
The suspect, Samson Onome reportedly intervened in a domestic dispute involving his victim, Wale Badejo and some gamblers at a lotto shop but all his effort to get the victim to calm down failed.
He reportedly engaged his victim in a physical fight which involved exchange of blows.
Samson later gave up the fight and fled for his dear life but the victim pursued after him.
Family Members Come Back From Mosque in Abuja; See Who They Met at Home (Photos)
A family was shocked to meet an “unwanted guest” at their residence in Abuja after coming home from the mosque. According to Mall. Mansur Ringim who shared this, the robber was busy raiding their home while the family members were away praying (as it appears the prayer took effect immediately) (more…)