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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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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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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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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Police Investigate Murder-Suicide of Nigerian Doctor, Wife in US

Murder-Suicide

Police Investigate Murder-Suicide of Nigerian Doctor, Wife in US       Sugar Land police are investigating the deaths of a Greatwood Nigerian couple found in their home Friday morning. A Nigerian Doctor in the United States, Dr Ben Okigbo, shot himself to death on Friday. The tragic incident happened at his Greatwood, Texas, United States home. Police haven’t said how they died, but an investigator on the scene told Khou.com that it’s a possible murder-suicide. “It’s a dynamic situation still right now. We’re getting information in, literally, by the minute, but…

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Wickedness! Stepmother Burns Girl’s Face and Hand with Hot Knife

Face

Wickedness! Stepmother Burns Girl’s Face and Hand with Hot Knife A girl, Husnah Habib, has narrated in school how her stepmother used a hot knife to burn her face and hand. Habib, a class 4 student of an Islamic school, Sheikh Abubakar Gummi Academy in Asokoro, Abuja went to school on Tuesday with burn injuries. And when asked what happened to her she narrated the story. According to Northern Hisbiscus that shared the news, the girl said her stepmother put a kitchen knife on fire and when it became hot,…

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Court Imprisons Sisters 10 Years over N1.7m Scam

Sisters

Court Imprisons Sisters 10 Years over N1.7m Scam       The Kaduna State High Court has convicted and sentenced two sisters, Maryam Jallo and Rukaiya Jallo to 10 years imprisonment for offences bordering on criminal breach of trust. Justice Muhammad Tukur sentenced Maryam and Rukaiya, who are siblings, on Tuesday, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) said. EFCC Head of Media and Publicity, Wilson Uwujaren, noted in a statement that both sisters were prosecuted on an amended count by the Kaduna Zonal office of the commission. The charge…

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55-Year-Old Man Arrested with Four Human Skulls, Hands in Ogun

Human Skulls

55-Year-Old Man Arrested with Four Human Skulls, Hands in Ogun       The Ogun State Police Command have arrested a 55-year-old man, Yesiru Salisu, for allegedly being in possession of four human skulls, two dry human hands, and three jaws. The Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, in a statement said that the arrest of the suspect followed a report lodged at the Ago Iwoye division. The police spokesman explained that the report indicated that the suspect was seen with a bag suspected to contain stolen property and…

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