Assistant Commissioner of Police Sentenced to Life Imprisonment

Sentenced to Life Imprisonment

Assistant Commissioner of Police Sentenced to Life Imprisonment         A High Court sitting in Ado-Ekiti, Ekiti State capital has sentenced Assistant Commissioner of Police, Okubo Aboye to life imprisonment for buying a stolen vehicle. The Police ACP was sentenced to life imprisonment alongside his mechanic, Niyi Ibrahim Afolabi who sold a stolen vehicle from kidnappers in the state to him. The court on Monday also sentenced seven other persons, Solomon Ayodele Obamoyegun (39), Femi Omiawe (40), Damilola Obamoyegun (20), Bose Sade Ajayi (30), George Lucky (35), Chukwuma…

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58-Year-Old Pastor Arrested For Defiling Girl, 7

Defiling Girl

58-Year-Old Pastor Arrested For Defiling Girl, 7         The operatives of Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), have arrested 58-year-old Pastor Francis Abayomi, for allegedly defiling a 7-year-old girl. The incident happened on November 25, 2020, at Kutamiti Street off Bashorun Expressway Ibadan, Oyo State, where they reside. However, the Pastor was arrested on Thursday and charged before the Oyo State Family Court in Ibadan and remanded in Correctional Centre for the alleged offence. According to NSCDC, Pastor Abayomi lured the victim into his apartment, removed…

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Ex-Man United Star, Wayne Rooney Appointed Derby County Coach

Wayne Rooney

Ex-Man United Star, Wayne Rooney Appointed Derby County Coach       Wayne Rooney has been appointed as Derby’s new coach on a permanent basis, the Championship club announced on Friday. Derby confirmed the 35-year-old former Manchester United and England forward had agreed to a permanent deal until 2023, having succeeded Phillip Cocu on an interim basis in November. The club statement confirmed that in accepting the manager’s role, Rooney had “elected to call time on his illustrious playing career to fully focus on his job.” “We are delighted to…

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Father in Prison for Impregnating Daughter, 17, in Ondo

Father in Prison

Father in Prison for Impregnating Daughter, 17, in Ondo         A Chief Magistrate Court sitting in Ore, Ondo State, on Tuesday remanded a man, Peter Moses, in prison custody for allegedly impregnating his daughter. The 36-year-old man was said to have committed the offence between November 2020 and January 2021 at Asewele Korede town in Odigbo Local Government Area of the state. The defendant was arraigned before the court on a two-count charge bothering on unlawful sexual intercourse. He pleaded guilty to the two charges levelled against…

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Police Arrest Former Security Guard For Stealing Church Offering Box in Ogun

Offering Box

Police Arrest Former Security Guard For Stealing Church Offering Box in Ogun       A former security guard of the Grace Nations Church, aka Liberation City, Mela Samaila, has been arrested by the Ogun State Police Command for allegedly stealing the offering box. The Police Public Relations Officer, Abimbola Oyeyemi, in a statement issued on Friday said the suspect who worked for the church as a security official, broke into the auditorium. According to the police spokesman, Samaila, reportedly stole the offering box containing an undisclosed amount of money…

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Real Madrid Star Karim Benzema To Face Trial Over Sex Tape Case

Karim Benzema

Real Madrid Star Karim Benzema To Face Trial Over Sex Tape Case         Real Madrid forward Karim Benzema is to face trial for attempted blackmail in a case linked to a sex tape featuring his former France teammate Mathieu Valbuena, French prosecutors said on Thursday. Benzema, 33, who has not been selected for his country since the affair came to light in 2015, is accused of paying individuals to extort money from Valbuena by threatening to make the video public. The French striker argues that a police…

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Pregnant Woman Poisons 3-Year-Old Stepson

Poisons 3-Year-Old Stepson

Pregnant Woman Poisons 3-Year-Old Stepson       A middle-aged pregnant woman, Musa Mariam is now being quizzed by the Osun State police command for allegedly poisoning a 3-year-old male child, Rokeeb Musa who happens to be the child of her husband’s second wife. The incident which happened on December 26 at Ede area of the state. The pregnant suspect stated that “she bought pesticide (Rocket) and poisoned the child because her husband was showing more love and favour to the second wife because she had a male child while…

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Arsenal Defender William Saliba Joins French Side Nice on Loan 

William Saliba

Arsenal Defender William Saliba Joins French Side Nice on Loan       Arsenal defender William Saliba has moved to Nice on loan until the end of the season, both clubs announced on Monday. In a statement, Ligue 1 outfit Nice said the deal with Arsenal for the 19-year-old was without an option to buy, although a source close to the deal told AFP that the loan could be extended into next season. Arsenal said that the move had the aim of giving Saliba “the chance for more competitive playing…

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Akure Shoprite Staff Commits Suicide After Suspension From Work

Shoprite Staff Commits Suicide

Akure Shoprite Staff Commits Suicide After Suspension From Work       A staff of Shoprite in Akure, Ondo State identified as Jumoke Kehinde has reportedly committed suicide after being suspended from work. Kehinde was said to have been found dead on New Year’s eve at her apartment in the Kajola area along Oda-road, Akure. A staff of Shoprite who pleaded anonymity said late Kehinde reported late for work and was suspended. According to the staff, “It is normal that anyone who comes late should wait outside before they are…

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Mauricio Pochettino Named New Coach of Paris Saint-Germain

Mauricio Pochettino

Mauricio Pochettino Named New Coach of Paris Saint-Germain       Mauricio Pochettino has been announced as the new coach of French champions Paris Saint-Germain. This following the sacking of Thomas Tuchel. PSG said on its website that former Tottenham manager Pochettino had signed a contract until June 30, 2022, with an option for an additional year. The 48-year-old Argentine was the only name in the frame to take over at the club where he played from 2001 to 2003 after PSG abruptly ended Tuchel’s involvement on December 24, reportedly…

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