Two brothers sentenced to death by hanging for stealing mobile phones in Ondo

A court in Ondo state has sentenced two brothers, Isaac Sunday and Isaac Lucky, as well as their accomplice, Ovie Nana Friday, to death by hanging for stealing.   The convicts were said to have in December 2013, used dangerous weapons to dispose many residents of Bolorunduro in Ondo state of their belongings which include mobile phones, motorcycle, cash and other valuables.   They were first arraigned on a five-count charge to include conspiracy and armed robbery. The charges were later amended to six.   The Chief Legal Officer in the Ondo…

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4 men arrested for stealing church instruments

   men allegedly involved in a burglary case at a church have been detained at Akyem Ofoase Police in the Eastern Region of Ghana.   The suspects identified as Kofi Adu, a 30-year-old driver, Stephen Frimpong, a 27-year-old farmer, Anane Blabo, a 25-year-old illegal miner operator and Bismarck Adu, a 25-year-old jobless man were arrested for making away with church instruments.   The four suspects reportedly broke into both the Assemblies of Church and Open Bible Church in the Akyem Ofoase community and looted the churches’ keyboard and amplifiers.   Akyemansa District…

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Vulcaniser arrested for stealing his customer’s panties for ritual purposes in Ogun

  A 22-year-old vulcanizer, Dele Ope, has been arrested for allegedly stealing an underwear belonging to a female customer at her home in Ogun state.   A statement released by the Ogun state police command spokesperson, Abimbola Oyeyemi, said the lady had called Ope to help fix her car’s deflated tyre in her house. However after Ope had fixed the tyre and left, she discovered that her panties spread on a rope within the compound was missing.   It was gathered that a search for the vulcanizer began immediately, being the only…

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Mob stones father of 7 to death for stealing chicken to feed his hungry family

A father of seven in Kamurojjo-Muro village, Serere district, Teso sub region, Uganda has been stoned to death for allegedly stealing food.   The deceased identified only as Emuron was accused of stealing a hen from of one the neighbors, on Monday afternoon and residents descended on him in a furious mob attack.   According t oEastern News Network, eyewitnesses at the scene recounted Emuron wailing that ‘his children had gone days without food.’   Paul Edigu, an eye witness said that the angry mob did not give the suspect…

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Seven arrested for stealing five-year-old in Imo

A seven-man child-stealing syndicate have been arrested by the Imo State Police Command for reportedly abducting a five-year-old child, Godday Obi.   The arrested suspects were identified as 39-year-old Nkechi Iroegbu, Chukwudi Ndukwe and Edu Akpan of No.102 Elelenwo street Port Harcourt; Chinwendu Uzonwu, 39, of Oba in Anambra state; Chinyeaka Gregory, 50, of number 11 Boundary Road Umungasi Aba, Abia State; Chidinma Ekwundu, 49, from Awka in Anambra state and Eucharia Onwuduba, 46, of number 31 Aniekwe street, Fegge Onitsha, Anambra state.   Confirming the arrest, Imo State’s Police Spokesperson Orlando Ikeokwu…

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