CRIME

Shock as ‘Runs Girl’ University Student Runs Mad after allegedly being used for money rituals in Ijebu-Ode 

  NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that Efemieyah Blessing, a 300Level Student of the Department of Political Science, Adekunle Ajasin University Akungba Akoko has lost her Memory after dropping off from a Lexus Car in Ijebu Ode, Ogun State. In a recent online post by an eye witness, Blessing is said to be a student Of Political Science Education 300L in Adekunle Ajasin University and was popularly referred to as a ‘Runz Girl’. However, details surrounding this ugly trending news remains sketchy as at PRESS TIME, but rumours have it that the victim may have been used for money rituals. More Details Shortly!! STAY TUNED!! See more photos below as obtained [Read]

Offa Robbery: You can’t escape prosecution, Police tell Saraki

  The Nigerian Police Force has pointedly told Senate President Bukola Saraki not to entertain any sense of relief over the death of Michael Adikwu, a major suspect arrested in connection with the deadly multiple robberies in Offa last April. Police said the five suspects arraigned in court in Ilorin, Kwara State, had already given them enough clues about Saraki’s involvement in the robberies and they were determined to prosecute him. Police gave this position in a response to the statement by Yusuph Olaniyonu, Senate President Bukola Saraki’s spokesman. Olaniyonu called for a probe of Adikwu’s death. But the police appeared to have ruled out a probe of the death, [Read]

Man slaughters daughter for sacrifice in Benue, claims to follow ‘the Voice of God’ – READ MORE

  The Chairman, Konshisha Local Government, Mrs Justina Ubebe, has confirmed the killing of an infant girl by her father, one John Depuun, as a sacrificial offering in a village in Tse-Agberagba in the area. NEWS FLAKES NG further gathered that the suspect equally went ahead to claim he was only following ‘the voice of God’. Confirming the incident on Thursday in Makurdi, Ubebe described the act as “strange and bizarre”. She said the act, which happened on Wednesday night, had already been reported to the police and that the culprit had been arrested. Also, the Police Public Relations Officer, ASP Moses Yamu, said the culprit had been arrested and [Read]

EFCC arrests 23 OOU students, 12 others for Internet fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission says it has arrested 34 suspected Internet fraudsters at 21 , Sawmill Road Awa – Ijebu, Ogun State . The suspects who are between 19 and 37 years include 23 students at Olabisi Onabanjo University , out of which nine were ladies who allegedly claimed to be girlfriends or neighbours of some of the suspects ; one was said to be a student of the National Open University of Nigeria , while 12 others are non- students . The commission said in a statement on its Facebook account that it got wind of the suspects ’ activities through a series of intelligence reports alleging [Read]

‘Next Question Please’, EFCC boss Snubs question on Ganduje’s Bribery Allegation – READ MORE

  The acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission , Ibrahim Magu, on Monday refused to answer questions on whether the Kano State Governor , Abdullahi Ganduje, was on a probe . Magu had invited reporters for a press conference in commemoration of his third year in office .   The acting EFCC boss had reeled out the achievements of the anti- graft agency in the last three years including a large number of convictions and recoveries . However , during the question and answer session , Magu was asked to confirm if the EFCC was investigating Ganduje who was allegedly caught on camera collecting kickbacks from contractors [Read]

NPS Registers 35 Prison Inmates for NECO Exam in Ogun – READ MORE

The Nigerian Prisons Service NPS, Ogun State Command has registered 35 inmates drawn from three of the six prisons in the state for 2018 National Examination Council (NECO). NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the inmates who are registered to sit for subjects in Arts, Sciences and Commercials are 8 from Ilaro Prison, 5 from Ijebu Ode Prison while 22 are from Old Abeokuta Prison Ibara. It is heart warming to note that this registration is the maiden one after the recent NECO approval of Old Abeokuta Prison Ibara as the centre for the state Command. The approval is made possible through unrelenting efforts of the welfare officer of the Old [Read]

Man takes home “man” disguised as a woman in Abuja – READ MORE

  According to a recent media report, a man got the shock of his life in Abuja after he unknowingly took home a 22-year-old man disguised as a woman. Iliyasu Omika of Tungan Maje was picked up at a brothel in Mpape area of Abuja by a man whose identity was not disclosed for a night of pleasure at his home, but his expectations turned to frustration as his supposed partner turned out to be a man. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers the police said Omika disguised as a lady to lure men at nightclubs for amorous relationships but that he ran out of luck when his supposed client raised the [Read]

Gunmen Attack Nollywood Actor Femi Adebayo in Lagos – READ MORE

  Actor, Femi Adebayo, has revealed his encounter with gunmen on Thursday in Lagos. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that On his Instagram page, the son of veteran actor, Adebayo Salami, revealed that his vehicle was accosted by gunmen at 7UP bus stop, along Lagos Ibadan Expressway. He said that two men bearing arms came down from their vehicle and tried to force his car open and when they were unable to,  bashed his vehicle with the butt of their guns. In the post, which showed no photos of the allegedly damaged vehicle, Adebayo said he was grateful no one was hurt. See the caption of his post: “I thank God for [Read]

I killed my mother, slept with her corpse for money ritual – Suspect

  An 18-year-old man, Samuel Akpobome, who was arrested by the police in Edo State for allegedly killing his mother for money rituals, has explained how he committed the act. Akpobome told our source on Wednesday that he strangled the victim, Christiana Ighoyivwi, while she was asleep in her residence on Market Road, Ologbo, Ikpoba-Okha Local Government Area of the state. The teenager, who was paraded by the Commissioner of Police, Mr Johnson Kokumo, along with over 80 other suspects arrested for various offences, stated that he later had sexual intercourse with his mother’s corpse. Akpobome, who hails from Delta State and is the youngest child of the deceased, claimed [Read]

Ekweremadu, wife, son escape assassination attempt – READ MORE

  NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the Deputy President of the Nigerian Senate, Ike Ekweremadu, his wife and son have escaped an assassination attempt, according to his Special Adviser, Media, Mr Uche Anichukwu. Anichukwu said in a statement in Abuja that the incident occurred at about 4 a.m. on Tuesday. He said some armed men discreetly evaded the security at Ekweremadu’s Apo Quarters residence to gain entry into his house. “The attackers, who could not immediately shoot in order not to attract the attention of the security personnel on duty, took hold of his son, and commanded him to lead them to the senator’s bedroom. “It was at the senator’s [Read]