Crime

CULTISM: Rival Gang Axe Final Year Student To Death While Writing Exam, Others Flee

Cultists in the Cross Rivers State University of Technology, Calabar campus on Monday killed a 500- level Electrical Engineering student simply identified as James. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that James, who was suspected to be a cultist too, was gunned down by members of rival gang while writing the first semester examination. According to the report, after noticing that the gunshot didn’t kill James, the attackers decided to use axe on him until he was confirmed dead. After hearing gunshots and being alerted that a student has been shot dead at the Electrical Engineering Department, some lecturers in the Civil Engineering Department of the institution made a mild announcement in [Read]

Fashion designer gets 12 strokes of cane for stealing female underwear

An Ilorin Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday ordered that a fashion designer, Dauda Azeez, be given 12 strokes of the cane for stealing 16 used female underwear. Magistrate Afusat Alege, gave the order after Azeez pleaded guilty to theft. Earlier, the Prosecution Counsel, Cpl. Abubakar Isa told the court that the defendant committed the offence on July 2 at Oke-Kobi area, Chikanda. Isa said some residents of Oke-Kobi reported the case to the police. NEWS FLAKES NG further gathered that the prosecutor said that when Azeez’s room was searched, 16 used female underwear were recovered. He said that investigation revealed that the defendant was in the habit of stealing used pants [Read]

Senator Abbo Takes Selfies Inside Court As Police Arraign Him For Assaulting Woman In Sex Toy Shop

The Nigeria Police Force on Monday in Abuja arraigned Senator Elisha Abbo before a magistrate’s court in Zuba for allegedly assaulting a nursing woman in a sex toy shop in Abuja. The offence that bordered on criminal force and assault which is contrary to section 263 and 264 of penal code. Abbo mounted the dock at 2:55 pm and pleaded not guilty to the two-count charge brought against him. The senator, who smiled throughout the proceedings, was also seen taking a selfie with people. The prosecution counsel, James Idachaba, told the court that the police had not yet concluded investigation in the matter and they needed more time. He asked [Read]

Customs Officer Undergoes Medical Test for Promoting Self to Comptroller-General Rank

NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that an Assistant Superintendent of Customs, Nura Dahiru, is currently undergoing a medical test after promoting himself to the rank of Comptroller-General, claiming he was directed by President Muhammadu Buhari to take over from the current CG, Hameed Ali. The Spokesman for the Nigeria Customs Service, Joseph Attah, said in a terse message that the officer was already at the customs medical centre to determine his frame of mind. He said, “What happened was that an assistant superintendent of customs came to the office wearing the rank of a deputy comptroller-general. “From questions and answers that followed, it was obvious that he was not in the [Read]

SHOCKING! 43-Yr Old Muslim Cleric Rapes Five-Yr Old Girl inside Nigerian Mosque

An Islamic Cleric, Abdulsalam Salaudeen, was on Monday remanded by an Ikeja Sexual Offences and Domestic Violence Court for allegedly raping a five-year-old girl in a mosque. Justice Abiola Soladoye, who obliged the prosecutor’s request for the remand, adjourned the case until October 14 for trial. Mr. Salaudeen, 43, is being tried for allegedly defiling the child, who was under his tutelage. NEWS FLAKES NG further gathered that the prosecutor, T. Olanrewaju-Dawodu, told the court that Mr. Salaudeen committed the offence on December 22, 2018, at the premises of Olorunbabe Mosque at No. 15, Palace Road, Igando, Lagos. Ms. Olanrewaju-Dawodu said that Mr. Salaudeen, popularly called Alfa, was caught raping [Read]

Shocking! Pastor Nabbed for impregnating 20 Church Members, Blames it On Holy Spirit

Officers of the Enugu State Police Command has arrested a pastor for impregnating twenty members of his ministry. The 53-year-old General Overseer of Vineyard Ministry of the Holy Trinity, Enugu has been identified as Timothy Ngwu. The pastor was reported to have claimed that the Holy Spirit had commanded him to impregnate as many female members of the church as possible. Enugu police spokesperson, Ebere Amaraizu stated, however, that the pastor had been charged for sexual abuse. Sources close to the pastor’s ministry told our source that the pastor claims to be obeying a spiritual order to do the will of God, by impregnating anyone chosen and revealed by the [Read]

Shocking! EFCC Arrests Proprietor, Students of Yahoo Yahoo School [READ MORE]

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Lagos Zonal Office, has arrested the proprietor of a Yahoo Yahoo training school in Lagos, Frank Chinedu. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that Chinedu, 22, was arrested alongside eight students of the unnamed training centre located at 14, Animashaun Street, Progressive Estate, Ojodu Berger, Lagos, while receiving lectures in internet fraud activities. The students are: Ahmed Musa, 24; Desmond Eze, 29; Preye Kingsley, 23; Benjamin Irabor, 21; Benjamin Opah, 19; Akapo Prosper, 22; Innocent Paul, 20 and Olamide Edun, 20.   The suspected internet fraudsters were arrested under cover on May 22, 2019, following intelligence reports received by the Commission about their involvement in [Read]

Day-Old Baby Buried By Mother, Found Alive Two Days After

The Hisbah Committee in Kebbi State has rescued a day old baby which was buried alive by her mother in Birnin-Kebbi. It was gathered that the mother of the baby, (name withheld) and her friend, had lodged inside one hotel Zinari hotel, Birnin-Kebbi, for two days and sneaked out to bury the baby at night at the back of the hotel. While confirming the incident on Thursday in his office, Director Sharia Religious Affairs Department, Kebbi state, Alhaji Abubakar Muhammad Lamne Augie said it was the cries of the baby that attracted passersby who removed the baby girl from the grave. “The baby girl was buried alive by her mother [Read]

UPDATE: [JUST IN] Judge Remands Naira Marley in Prison Over Alleged Credit Card Fraud

Justice Nicholas Oweibo of the Federal High Court in Lagos has ordered that upcoming musician, Azeez Fashola, alias Naira Marley, be remanded in the prison custody. The judge made the remand order on Monday morning shortly after the musician was arraigned before him on 11 counts, bordering on credit card fraud. Naira Marley had pleaded not guilty to the cyber fraud charges pressed against him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. The judge adjourned till May 30 to take the bail application filed by the defence counsel, Taiwo Oreagba, on behalf of his client. [READ ALSO] BREAKING: EFCC Arraigns Naira Marley in Court On 11-Count Charges [READ MORE & SEE [Read]

BREAKING: EFCC Arraigns Naira Marley in Court On 11-Count Charges [READ MORE & SEE PHOTOS]

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that Ace Nigerian musician, Naira Marley has appeared in court on 11- count charges by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC)  Recall that Naira Marley was arrested few weeks back by officials of EFCC over allegations of internet fraud. See more photos of the ongoing court proceedings below as obtained by NEWS FLAKES NG: More Details Shortly!! STAY GLUED TO THIS SPACE!! #Follow & #LikeOurOfficialNewsPage via www.facebook.com/newsflakesng For 247 Fresh global updates and many more hot Gists regularly 😎👌 [Read]

52-Year Old Man lands in police net for attempting to dube Ogun CP

A 52-year-old suspected fraudster, Tayo Ogunmola, has been arrested by men of the Ogun State Police Command for allegedly attempting to dube the state Commissioner of Police, Bashir Makama. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the arrest of the suspect followed a phone call he had made to the CP pretending to be a herbalist who mistakenly sent a recharge card pin number to the telephone number of the CP and later pleaded for the pin to be sent back to him. According to a statement on Sunday by the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) of the Command, Abimbola Oyeyemi, the CP who had been familiar with such antic by fraudsters [Read]

Shocking! Mother Sells Own baby for N600,000 to buy phone, wrapper

NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the Special Anti-Robbery Squad of the Imo State Police Command has arrested a 27-year-old single mother, Nneka Donatus, who allegedly sold her baby girl a day after putting to bed. Also arrested was a level 12 civil servant at the state Ministry of Women Affairs, Ujunwa Udechukwu, 40; and Nneoma Onwusereaka, 37; who allegedly conspired with the single mother to sell the baby to a couple. The mother of the baby who spoke at the command headquarters in Owerri on Thursday, confessed that she used part of the proceeds to buy a phone, wrapper and slippers for herself. She told our correspondent that she was [Read]

EXPOSED! Real Reasons EFCC Arrested Naira Marley, Zlatan [A MUST READ]

LAGOS – The EFCC Lagos Zonal Office on Friday said it arrested two fast-rising Nigerian musicians, Afeez Fashola (aka Naira Marley) and Omoniyi Temidayo Raphael (aka Zlatan) in connection with an alleged case of internet fraud and money laundering. According to a statement by the EFCC, the arrest was made after an intelligence report had linked the suspects to cyber-crime offences. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that they were arrested along with Tiamiu Abdulrahman Kayode, Adewunmi Adeyanju Moses and Abubakar Musa. Their arrest followed an early morning raid on Friday, May 10, 2019 at 9, Gbangbola Street, Ikate, Lekki, Lagos. The anti-graft agency said that at the point of arrest, the [Read]

Two arrested for kidnapping toddler during MFM program

  NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that Officials of the Lagos State Police Command have rescued a two-year-old baby, Esther Ojo, kidnapped at the Mountain of Fire Ministry, MFM, in Agege, and arrested two people in connection with the abduction. The girl was abducted around 12:30pm, during a program on the 24th of March, 2019 and the kidnappers, one Nwaigbo Magnus and Sixtus Osunwoke Egwim, demanded an undisclosed ransom from her parents and the church. However, acting on intelligence, the suspects were nabbed around 8a.m, today, while waiting to receive the ransom. The kidnappers continued to change the venue for the collection of ransom within Igando axis for over four hours [Read]

Gunmen Storm Daura, Kidnap President Buhari’s in-law [READ MORE]

KATSINA – Gunmen have stormed Daura, kidnapping the father-in-law to President Buhari’s ADC. The victim Musa Umar who is said to be the Magajin Garin Daura was abducted in his Daura residence, Katsina North shortly after observing Maghrib prayer. A credible source in Daura told Channels Television that “the attackers shot sporadically to disperse the crowd and picked the traditional ruler in a Peugeot 406”. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the traditional ruler who is the father of Fatima Musa, wife of Colonel Mohammed Abubakar, the Aide de Camp, ADC, to President Muhammadu Buhari, he was a retired customs comptroller. The Katsina state command of the Nigerian police force when [Read]