CRIME

SHOCKING! Robbers break into police station, steal rifles, ammunition as officers watch UEFA match

NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that thieves broke into a police station on Tuesday night as all officers on duty abandoned their post to watch a UEFA Champions League match at a nearby trading centre. Parisian Thieves Burgle Thiago Silva’s Home Kenya Standard newspaper reported that the incident happened at Kobujoi Police Station, Nandi County, Kenya. [READ ALSO] Barca, Messi down Man Utd as Ronaldo, Juve Crash Out of UCL [READ MORE] The thieves made away with three rifles and ammunitions. On returning to the post, the soccer-crazy policemen discovered that the room of the officer in-charge, which also serves as an armoury was open. They walked in to find the steel [Read]

‘Stop Speaking Queen’s English to Officers to Avoid Problems’, Police Boss Advises Nigerians

In light of the recent increase in extrajudicial killings by his colleagues, ACP Abayomi Shogunle has advised Nigerians to henceforth stop speaking Queens English to police officers that accost them on duty. Sharing a video of one of the Nigerian police chiefs addressing the force, Abayomi says if there were more chiefs like the one in the video, cautioning their men, then Lagos state will be calm. Abayomi wrote, For now, don’t go and be speaking Queen’s English with them on the road. For proper understanding talk to them in Pidgin, another way to avoid kasala. [Read]

15 people killed, 14 injured by armed bandits in Nasarawa [READ MORE]

15 people have been killed and 14 others were injured last night in Numa village, Andaha Town, in Akwanga Local Government Area of Nasarawa State. Report shows that the people were killed by armed bandits when they were celebrating at a party late in the night. Details later… [Read]

Buhari Orders Clamp Down on Armed Bandits in Kaduna, Zamfara, Rivers, Condemns Latest Violence

President Muhammadu Buhari condemns the recent violence in Kaduna State, which led to the death of 20 members of the Adara community. These unfortunate deaths are the latest incident between the Adara and Fulani peoples in the state, who have a long history of mistrust between themselves. The President has also condemned the resurgence of cultist killings in Rivers State and ordered for increased community and law enforcement action against its escalation. President Buhari appeals for peace and decries the on-going culture of ‘an eye for an eye’ that has fuelled a number of attacks and reprisal attacks, with the two communities at different times, suffering casualties in Kajuru and [Read]

BREAKING: Suspected Gunmen Attack Commercial Bank in Ondo [READ MORE]

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG at PRESS TIME has it that a commercial bank has just been reported to be under attack in Ido Ani, Ose Local Government Area of Ondo State. Meanwhile, information on the perpetrators and their mode of operation of the attack is still sketchy but we shall bring you details as they unfold later. Recall that just four days ago, Mr. Gabriel Abiodun, the bursar of an Anglican Communion parish was traced to his church office from a new generation bank and shot dead by suspected armed robbers who also made away with N500,000 church money he had gone to collect from the bank in [Read]

Eight Feared Killed, Many Injured, homeless in Fresh Kaduna Attack

At least eight people including two policemen are feared to have been killed and several others injured following a fresh attack by suspected armed bandits in Katangi district in Birnin Gwari local government area of Kaduna state. The fresh attack comes barely 24 hours after the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu launched a joint security operation to flush out bandits in Kaduna, Niger, Zamfara and Katsina States in recent time. Although the police authorities are yet to confirm the incident, the Chairman of Birnin Gwari Vanguards for Security and Good Governance, Ibrahim Nagwari, said in a statement that the bandits stormed Kakangi around 5.00 pm Saturday evening on motorcycles, [Read]

BREAKING: Police Bows To Pressure, Reveal Identities Of Kolade Johnson’s Killers, Publish Photos

The Nigeria Police Force on Tuesday bowed to pressure from the public by publishing the names and photographs of the alleged killers of Kolade Johnson who was gunned down in Mangoro area of Lagos on Sunday. The police identified the suspects as Inspector Olalekan Ogunyemi and Sergeant Godwin Orji both attached to the Anti-Cultism Squad. The police said on Twitter, “The men suspected to have carried out the shooting of Kolade Johnson have been apprehended and subjected to internal disciplinary procedures. The CP has revealed their names as (1) Insp Ogunyemi Olalekan and (2) Sgt Godwin Orji attached to Anti Cultism Squad.” A police team led by the Commissioner of [Read]

Police Arrest Serial Killer Cultist, Tiny, Four Others in Lagos

A suspected cultist, Ibrahim Abdullahi aka Tiny, whose name sends shivers down the spine of residents of Satellite-Town, Lagos, is now in police custody. This is according to DSP Bala Elkana, the Police Public Relations Officer Lagos State Command. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the suspect was arrested shortly after midnight of March 23, 2019, at his hideout in the Ijegun-Egba area of the town during an operation led by the Divisional Police Officer of Satellite-Town Division, CSP Chike Oti, to rid the community of the violent activities of criminals. Recall that the Commissioner of Police, Lagos State, CP Zubairu Muazu mni, had earlier in the week charged Area Commanders [Read]

Unknown Gunmen kidnap Channels TV reporter, demand N50m ransom [READ MORE]

NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that Friday Okeregbe, a Channels TV reporter who covers the Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, has been kidnapped. Okeregbe was kidnapped along Games Village in Abuja while on his way from his mechanic’s workshop. Those who saw him at work on Friday said he was wearing the same clothes as in the photo insert below. Sources close to Okeregbe’s family that the kidnappers have demanded a ransom of N50m, saying they’re aware he works for Channels TV. The Police, Channels Television and the family are all yet to issue a statement or discuss the incident with the media. Okeregbe’s wife first [Read]

INEC collation officer shot in Benue [READ MORE]

The local government collation officer for Gboko Local Government Area, Comfort Dooshima, has been shot by unknown gunmen in Makurdi, the Benue State capital. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that Ms Doshima, a professor and lecturer at the University of Agriculture was on her way to the INEC headquarters, Makurdi, to present results from the local government. Premium Times gathered that she has been rushed to the Benue State University Teaching Hospital. Benue is one of five states where supplementary governorship elections were held on Saturday. The others are Sokoto, Plateau, Bauchi and Kano. In all the five states, the contest is between the APC and the PDP. Details later….. [Read]

CRIME: Police, Robbery Suspects Clash Leave Four Dead in Delta [READ MORE]

ASABA – A fierce gun duel between policemen and robbery suspects has left four of the latter dead at Isiokolo, Ethiope East Local Government Area of Delta State. The armed robbery suspects were said to have been terrorising Isiokolo and environs in recent times before nemesis caught up with them on Monday through a crack team of policemen from Isiokolo Police Division. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that operatives of the police were said to have been on the trail of the suspects who were reportedly responsible for the attacks in a corpers’ lodge and the invasion of a bush bar in Isiokolo few days ago. It was also gathered that [Read]

BUSTED! Man Caught Pants Down, Shamed having S*x With Married Woman in Uncompleted Building [SEE PHOTOS]

  A man was seriously humiliated after he was caught having sex with a married woman. According to reports, the duo were caught while romping in an uncompleted building. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the man who was caught naked with his married lover, was forced out of the uncompleted building without his clothes on in a bid to shame him alongside his partner. [READ ALSO] #BBN: Teddy-A Quits Chelsea Football Club As Fan Over Poor results [READ MORE] Facebook user who shared the report didn’t give the exact state in Nigeria where the incident occurred but revealed that this happened recently. Meanwhile, Nigerians have reacted to the trending pictures of [Read]

Ogun Big Boy, Dj Teeman Caught With Ladies Pants, Used Sanitary Pads, Charms [SEE VIDEO]

A popular big boy in Abeokuta, Ogun state, Dj Teeman suspected to be a ritualist, has been caught with more than 15 used sanitary pads, charms, on the outskirt of Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital. The young man who reportedly bought a car recently and goes about living flashy lifestyle within the city, was paraded with the used sanitary pads and some other assorted charms. In a viral video making the rounds on social media, the suspect is seen being asked where he got all the items and what he wants to do with them. He however claimed to be a DeeJay, but couldn’t explain the source of the sanitary [Read]

Police Nab Alleged Killer Of Oyo Rep [READ MORE]

The Oyo State Police Command on Tuesday said it had arrested a suspect, who was helping policemen to track down the killers of a lawmaker in the state, Temitope Olatoye (Sugar). The command had vowed on Sunday that it would nab all the perpetrators of the murder of Olatoye. The state Police Public Relations Officer, Olugbenga Fadeyi, told our correspondent on Tuesday that a team of police investigators, led by the Deputy Commissioner of Police in charge of the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department, arrested the suspect (name withheld) in connection with the killing of the federal lawmaker. He added that the police were getting closer to arresting those [Read]

Guber Polls: EFCC arrests Ogun Assembly Candidate For Alleged Vote Buying at Polling Unit [SEE PHOTOS]

  Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Lagos Zonal office, have arrested one Sotayo Olatayo Johnson, a contestant for the State House of Assembly in Ogun State. Johnson, who was arrested at Ijaye Park Polling Unit in Abeokuta, Ogun State, was caught with some amounts of money neatly arranged in envelops stashed in carrier bags. [READ ALSO] UPDATED: BOOM! EFCC Arrests APC Agent With Bags of Money At Polling Unit in Benue [SEE PHOTOS] See images below as obtained by NEWS FLAKES NG; More Details Shortly!! 📷 EFCC   [Read]