CRIME

Doctors Kidnapped, As Gunmen Hijack Ambulance In Ondo

An ambulance conveying medical equipment was attacked at the boundary between Ondo and Edo states on Friday. It was gathered that some medical officials were inside the ambulance, a white Toyota Hiace bus, when it was attacked. A source said the ambulance was conveying drugs used in treating lassa fever patients to an undisclosed location, when the attackers struck. “The team was traveling in the bus (ambulance) to deliver the medical equipment meant to fight the Lassa Fever when the gunmen struck on Benin road,” the source said. “They ambushed, and attacked the medical team and later shot at the security personnel in the vehicle as I was told, they [Read]

Medicine Student Who Was Caught With Guns Reveals Why He Acquired Them

A student of the University of Calabar who was nabbed with illegal firearms, has opened up on why he got them. A fourth-year student of Medicine and Surgery in the University of Calabar (UNICAL) arrested for alleged cultism and illegal possession of firearms and military uniforms, Ikezue Nnamdi Kingsley, on Thursday said he acquired the guns for his protection, The Nation reports. Kingsley, who was paraded by the Cross River State Police Command along with 24 other suspects for various crimes ranging from armed robbery and kidnapping to fraud, said he got the firearms from a friend. The 27-year old said:- “I was a student of the Nigeria Military School [Read]

Dreaded Herdsman Beheads Teenager in Ekiti

Ilasa Ekiti community in Ekiti State has been thrown into turmoil following the beheading of a teenage Fulani girl by a herdsman to whom she had reportedly been betrothed. The herder, whose identity is yet to be made public, allegedly ambushed the girl at a stream in the community on Tuesday and cut off her head. The police in Ekiti State on Wednesday confirmed the incident, saying the suspect had been arrested following information provided by the deceased’s younger sister who witnessed the murder. The suspect reportedly fled the scene of the crime as soon as he carried out the act, but he was later arrested. The victim had reportedly [Read]

First Bank Manager Exposed After Allegedly Stealing The Bank’s N52.6 Million

A First Bank manager has been exposed after he was accused to have allegedly stolen the bank’ N52.6 million. NEWSFLAKES NG gathers that a customer relationship manager with First Bank of Nigeria Limited, Kehinde Adewuyi, was on Tuesday arraigned before the Igbosere Magistrates’ Court for allegedly converting the sum of N52,628,000 from his employer’s account to his personal use. The 36-year-old suspect was arraigned on three counts bordering on stealing. Punch Metro learnt that the suspect was arrested by policemen from the Lion Building Police Division following a complaint by the bank’s forensic auditors, Solomon Akhanolu and Owei Chris. According to the police, the alleged fraud was discovered when the [Read]

400 Level Medical Student Caught With Gun

Security operatives in Calabar have apprehended a 400-Level student of the University of Calabar. The Cross River Police Command has arrested a 400 level student of Medicine and Surgery of the University of Calabar for alleged possession of firearms and belonging to a cult group. Police Spokesperson in the state, DSP Irene Ugbo, said this in a release on Tuesday in Calabar. She added that the suspect, (name withheld) was arrested by a team of Anti-Cultism/Kidnapping unit of the police on patrol. According to Ugbo, items recovered from the suspect included one locally fabricated revolver pistol, two live 33mm ammunition, seven compressed weeds suspected to be Indian hemp, Aiye secret [Read]

SO SAD: Herdsmen Rape University Student To Coma In Plateau

There was pandemonium late Sunday night till the early hours of Monday in the Plateau State University, Bokkos, when suspected herders broke into the school premises and raped a-300 level female student, leaving her unconscious. Security operatives, who came for rescue, also shot and killed a-100 level student, who colleagues said was fired while running in the ensuing melee. The aforementioned incident resulted in a violent protest on Monday morning as students barricaded major entrances to the institution and barred staff from gaining entrance into the school. Reliably from a student, who pleaded anonymity, “I don’t stay on the campus but I live very close to the school. It was [Read]

SHOCKING! South African Singer, Nichume Siwundla Commits Suicide

Popular South African, singer Nichume Siwundla has died after an apparent suicide a statement sent on behalf of her record label, Top Chap Media, has confirmed. The singer, well known for featuring on Mobi Dixon’s track Buthiza, hailed from the Eastern Cape and was also a qualified ophthalmologist. “Nichume was found at a friend’s place last night following an apparent suicide,” the statement reads. Following the success of Buthiza in 2017, Nichume was signed to Top Chap Media which was founded by Mobi Dixon. The pair recently released their single Thobela. “I’m distraught. I will remember Nichume as a bright light at Top Chap Media where we signed her. She [Read]

SHOCKING! Man Retrieves His Penis From Thieves, With The Help Of Police

A Nigerian man identified as John Cine Wilcox has reportedly claimed his penis was stolen by some bandits in Lagos, but he was able to retrieve it with the help of the Police. Taking to social media, John wrote that the strangers came to shake him while in town and he immediately felt emptiness in his balls. They made attempt to escape after the act, but he was able to arrest them with the assistance of security men at a Wema Bank close to the scene of the incident. The men were eventually rounded up and taken to the Police station. He tweeted:- I am on my way to police [Read]

Man Sentenced To One Year In Jail For Stealing His Girlfriend’s Money

An Ejigbo Magistrate Court has sentenced one Chinedu Wisdom to 12-month imprisonment for allegedly stealing money and some other items belonging to his girlfriend. According to the prosecutor, ASP Supol Kenneth Asibor, the suspect entered into a shop belonging to one Esther Ginikanwa at Jakande Gate, Ejigbo, where she sold bags. “After pricing some items, Wisdom requested for a romantic relationship from the lady, telling her that he was married to an India woman who died sometimes ago, and that he was a pastor and doctor by profession. “Having showed her the car key, he reportedly convinced her to close her shop and take him to her house in Ijegun [Read]

Nigerian Catholic Priest Sued By Retired American Teacher Who He Allegedly Raped

Retired American teacher, Kathy Coll has sued a Nigerian Catholic Priest, Fr. Cyprian Duru for allegedly raping her in 2016. In the 13-count suit, Coll also sued the Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh, Bishop David Zubik, and St. Teresa of Avila Roman Catholic Parish, her Ross Township church. Kathy Coll was a retired high school English teacher and Eucharistic minister who sang in the choir, taught CCD classes and volunteered countless hours for her church. According to Coll, her life changed for worse after the sexual assault by Father Duru, who was studying at Duquesne University and assisting her North Hills parish. The widowed mother of two adult sons said she [Read]

Police Arrest Four Suspected Kidnappers, Recover Seven Cars In Ebonyi

The Commissioner of Police, Ebonyi State Command, CP. Awosola Awotinde, on Friday said the command has arrested four suspected kidnappers who at gunpoint allegedly kidnapped someone. They allegedly one Barr. Igwe Chigozie, and took away his Toyota Corolla car with the Reg. No. KRD 444 FE, to unknown destination. Awotinde made this known at his office in Abakaliki while briefing journalists, disclosing that the police traced the suspects to their hideout in Enugu and arrested their kingpin who made useful information that led to the arrest of others. The suspects include: one Chinedu Okorie ‘M’ 31yrs, Chibuzor Onyia Onuigbo ‘M’ 30yrs, Agbo Emmanuel ‘M’ 31yrs and Taoreed Folawewo ‘M’ 39 [Read]

[PHOTOS] Gateman Beaten After Nearly Stabbing His Boss To Death

A Nigerian man that lives in Awka took to social media to share photos of a gateman who wanted to stab his Oga to death. According to him, the gateman locked all his entrances and nearly stabbed him to death. The man was eventually caught and beaten. Below is what he wrote… ‘This is the idiot that nearly stabbed his master, my bosom friend (Nwakaibeya) to death for no just cause! His gateman, the one he trusted most and have lived with him for over 8 years. My friend is over generous, kind and caring and has done so much for this young man yet reposed so much confidence in [Read]

Police Arrest 22 Suspected Cultists In Abia State

The suspects were arrested in a bush at Umuhutte Ahiaeke Ibeku in the Umuahia North Local Government Area of the state during their initiation ceremony. Policemen attached to the Abia State Commissioner of Police Crack Squad have arrested 22 suspected cult members. In a statement made available to Southern City News on Tuesday, the Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Mr Geoffrey Ogbonna, stated that the suspects were arrested by the cops acting on a tip-off. Ogbonna said the suspects were members of the Neo Black Movement of Africa, also known as Aiye. He added that the suspects were arrested in a bush at Umuhutte Ahiaeke Ibeku in the [Read]

SHOCKING!! 49-Year-Old Sugar Mummy Dies During Sex With 29-Year-Old Lover Boy

A 49-year old woman has met her untimely after having bouts of sex with her relatively younger partner who was said to be 29-years old in the Ashanti Region. The sad incident reportedly happened at Manso Nwiniso in the Amansie West District of the Ashanti Region. Details of the incident, as narrated by Abusua FM, said the late woman, Yaa Boamah was a mother of six who lost her husband the previous year. On Wednesday May 29, she brought home her bonking partner and later when the intercourse started, the children of the deceased said they heard their mother moaning after which they heard saying, ‘You are piercing me.’ Out [Read]

BREAKING! Nigeria Police Confirm Arrest Of 50 Cultists In Ebonyi

The Ebonyi State Police Command on Tuesday confirmed the arrest of over 50 suspected cult members who allegedly terrorising the state. Investigation revealed that the arrest followed the rise in cult-related activities that is ravaging the state, especially in Ohaozara, Ohaukwu, Ezza south, Ezza north and Afikpo North local government areas. Recall that three persons at the weekend lost their lives at Onueke, capital of Ezza south LGA and in Ezza North LGA as a result of cult clashes between two cult rivals. Confirming the arrest, the Police Public Relations Officer, PPRO, Ebonyi state command, DSP Loveth Odah said the command is doing everything possible to rid the state of [Read]