Three young men arrested for alleged homosexual act in Benue


Three young men have been arrested over alleged homosexual act in Otukpo Local Government Area of Benue state.   The youths were nabbed by members of Zone HB community on Monday, May 3, and handed over to an the president of an NGO, Comrade Chris Ogah, who in turn handed them to the police for prosecution.   According to report, the trio were caught having sex during the birthday party of one of them identified as David, 18.    

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Man arrested after being accused of sexually abusing his three underaged daughters and his neighbor’s 10-year-old niece


A 52-year-old-man, Kayode Adeniyi, of no 12 Abere Ifa street, Ijoko, has been arrested by men of the Ogun state police command for allegedly having carnal knowledge of a10 yrs old girl (named withheld) as well as his three underaged daughters. A statement released by DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, said the suspect was arrested following a report lodged at Agbado divisional headquarters by the aunty of the 10-year-old victim. Oyeyemi said the aunt told the police that while her niece went to the apartment of the suspect to ask whether his daughter was…

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Ex-soldier arrested for kidnap and murder of 6-year-old boy was dismissed in 2013 for attempted murder – Nigerian Army

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  The Nigerian Army has said that Adamu Galadima, who was arrested for the kidnap and murder of 6-year-old Mohammed Kabir, was dismissed in 2013 for attempted murder.   LIB reported that Galadima, was paraded alongside three other accomplices at the Kaduna Police headquarters on Monday May 3, for killing Kabir after collecting a ransom of N1m from his parents.   The Director, Army Public Relations, Brig-Gen, Mohammed Yerima, stated in a release on Tuesday, May 4, that the suspect was duly dismissed from the Nigerian Army after a General…

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Robber arrested after giving couple his ID when he broke in and stole their money in hotel


Police have arrested a man after he allegedly left his ID after breaking into a hotel room in Manhasset, New York on April 16.   Michael C. Lee, 29, allegedly entered another guest’s room at the Travelodge hotel on Northern Boulevard at around 3 a.m. through their unlocked sliding glass window, according to CBS New York.   The female guest, 33, called out to her boyfriend, 44, for help upon encountering Lee, Daily Voice reported.   The couple demanded to know why he was in their room and asked for his ID.…

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Suspected kidnapper arrested in Nasarawa State allegedly confesses to selling children for N1000 each


A notorious kidnapper reportedly arrested by the police n Mararaba, Nasarawa state, has allegedly confessed to selling the children he abducted for N1000 each.   One Linus Emmanuel, a Media Monitoring Officer at The Nigeria Football Federation, who shared this in a Facebook post on Wednesday, March 31, said the suspect identified as Umaru confessed to have kidnapped five children in Mararaba and Masaka axis of Nasarawa and sold them for N1000 each to the second suspect, Bawa Madaki.   “Finally Umaru the kidnapper of children in mararaba & masaka has…

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34 suspected internet fraudsters arrested in Oyo and Lagos State


Thirty-four suspected internet fraudsters have been arrested in Oyo and Lagos State.   The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) disclosed in a statement issued on Thursday, April 1, that the suspects were apprehended in separate operations in Ibadan and Lagos.   “Twenty-four of the suspects, most of whom claimed to be undergraduates, were rounded up today April 1, 2021, at their hideout in Apete area of Ibadan, Oyo State by operatives from the Ibadan Zonal Office of the Commission,” EFCC spokesman, Wilson Uwujaren said in the statement.   The…

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Ten suspected internet fraudsters arrested with eight cars in Akure (photos)


10 suspected internet fraudsters have been arrested by the operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, in Akure, capital of Ondo State.   The suspects, Adekolurejo James, Gabriel Seyifunmi, Adekunle Joshua, Adeboyega Idowu, Olorunnayo Adewale, Akande Akinyemi, Oluwugbemgia Blessing, Oladepo Abiodun, Ibrahim Olagoke, and Akinboyejo Abimbola were arrested through an intelligence-gathering operation code-named ‘Erinle’ on Monday, March 29.     Items recovered from the suspects at the point of arrest include eight cars, laptops computers, phones, documents, and identity cards   According to EFCC, the suspects have made…

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Secondary school student arrested for defiling 18-month-old twin girls


A 19-year-old secondary school student has been arrested in Assin Fosu, Central Region of Ghana for defiling 18 month-old twin girls.   The suspect who lives with the mother of the twin girls, reportedly disappeared with them after they were left in his custody. It was gathered that after searching for Patrick and her twin girls, the mother decided to knock on his door countless times but there was no response.   Upon breaking into the room, she found her daughters on the bed naked. She rushed the babies to the hospital where it…

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Update: Ex-lover of Senator Wamakko’s personal aide reportedly arrested for allegedly plotting his kidnap and murder to raise money for her wedding


The Sokoto State Police Command has reportedly arrested the ex-lover of Abba Abbey Gidan Haki, a personal aide of Senator Aliyu Magatakarda Wamakko, in connection with his abduction and murder, Daily Trust reports.   LIB reported that the 50-year-old married father of five was abducted on Thursday night, March 18. His corpse was found dumped along a road to Durbawa town in Kware Local Government Area of Sokoto on Friday, March 19.   According to Daily Trust, fresh facts have now emerged that Abba Abbey’s estranged lover betrayed him.   The lady (names withheld)…

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Wives of cult leaders, 48 suspects arrested as police raid Lagos communities


Men of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested at least 50 suspected cultists and armed robbers including 12 women. Spokesperson o the command, Muyiwa Adejobi, who disclosed this in a statement on Sunday March 7, said 50 suspected cultists and armed robbers were arrested during raids on their hideouts in the Imota, Igbokuta, Adamo and Emure areas of Ikorodu.   Adejobi said two of the women arrested with arms are wives of  Aiye Confraternity leaders in Igbokuta Emure.     “The police boss in the state re – echoed the command ’s…

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Nigerian Singer Barry Jhay Arrested In Ghana In Connection To The Death Of His Label Boss, Karshy Godson

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Barry Jhay is in police custody in Ghana in connection to the death of his late label boss, Karshy Godson. (Newsworld) NIGERIAN SINGER BARRY JHAY HAS BEEN ARRESTED IN GHANA IN CONNECTION TO THE DEATH OF HIS LABEL BOSS KARSHY GORDON. News broke on Sunday, March 7, 2021 that Karshy Gordon, the boss of CashNation Entertainment committed suicide by jumping from a balcony in Ghana. Headies-winning Nigerian artist, Barry Jhay is the frontline artist of the label. Now,  STREETREQUEST.COM has exclusively learned that the singer has been arrested in Ghana in connection…

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23-year-old man killed during cult clash in Imo, suspect arrested (photos)


The Imo state police command has arrested a 23-year-old suspected cultist, Wisdom Uzoma, for allegedly killing a man, Tobechi Chijioke Duru during a cult clash on February 20.   A statement released by the spokesperson of the command, Ikeowku Orlando, says operatives of the Command received a distress call and moved to Agwa Secondary school,  Agwa, in Oguta LGA.   Ikeokwu said upon arriving at the scene, operatives met the remains of late Tobechi who was said to have been killed while two rival cult groups clashed at the school premises.  …

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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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Lagos state police command parade 237 clubgoers arrested for violating COVID19 protocols, charge them to court (photos)


Lagos state police command today Saturday, January 9 paraded 237 clubgoers who were arrested for violating COVID19 protocols. The clubgoers were arrested on Friday Night January 8 and Saturday, January 9 in the Surulere and Victoria Island axis of the state.   The state Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu, while parading them, said In continuation of the vow and commitment of the command to enforce COVID-19 orders and protocols , the command has not relented on its oars in making sure that there is total compliance with covid-19 orders with a…

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19-year-old lady arrested for setting her ex-boyfriend’s home ablaze, killing his new girlfriend (photos)


The Lagos State Police has arrested 19-year-old girl, Jemila Ibrahim, and her friend, Fatima Mohammed, 21, of Monkey Village, Festac Area, Lagos, for setting ablaze the house of one Mohammed Yusuf, of Monkey Village, Lagos State, and his girlfriend, Rabi, on Wednesday, November 18.   A statement released by the spokesperson of the state police command, Muyiwa Adejobi, says Mohammed, an ex-lover to Jemila, had the hint of the incident and rushed to the house where he met his house on fire but managed to rescue Rabi, his new lover, from the inferno…

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27 suspected cultists including 6 females arrested as Army raids criminal hideouts in Plateau State


Troops of the Special Task Force, Operation Safe Haven have arrested 27 suspected cultists in Plateau State.   The suspects were arrested during series of raids conducted on criminals hideouts and dens in Jos metropolis between 17 to 20 November.   Commander of the task force, Major General Chukwuemeka Okonkwo, who paraded the suspects at its headquarters in Jos on Saturday, November 21, said the cultists including six females were arrested when troops raided Peoples and Tripple Hotels in Apata area, Westside, Rukuba road, Jenta Adamu and Jenta Miango area of Jos.  …

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Rahama Sadau dismisses reports she has been arrested and sentenced to jail over her racy photo


Rahama Sadau has dismissed reports that she has been arrested and sentenced to jail over her racy photos.   Last week, the actress who is prominent in the Northern Nigeria movie scene, shared photos of herself rocking a backless dress. She was bashed by many Muslims for adorning the dress which they say is ”Unislamic” as it exposes parts of her body.   Following the ensuing debate on Twitter, some Nigerians went on to attack the person of Prophet Mohammed.   Some Muslims kicked against it and filed a petition against…

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Policeman arrested for allegedly shooting 19-year-old barber dead in Abuja


The police command in the Federal Capital Territory Abuja has arrested a policeman for allegedly killing a 19-year-old barber, Jonah Samson, in Dutse-Apo area on Saturday, October 3.   According to reports, the trigger-happy police officer allegedly stormed the community with threats of killing one or two people, and fired a gunshot into the air. When residents of the area appealed to him to stop, he allegedly fired another one which sadly hit the barber who was pronounced dead at the hospital where he was rushed to.   Confirming the incident, the…

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Two men arrested after being caught engaging in homosexual act


Two men were arrested in Angwete Village in Kakamega Town, Kenya on Friday morning while engaging in a homosexual act.   Nyumbi Kumi Initiative elder, Reuben Otiende disclosed that they had suspected that Wanyeso alias Gili was a homosexual after he recently “committed the crime with a neighbour’s son”.   Residents of the community broke down Wanyeso’s door after they saw a non-native male person identified as Caleb Andani, enter his house. The duo who were caught red-handed in the act, were beaten to a pulp before the police intervened.   K2TV reported that Wanyeso is…

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Herbalist and four others arrested for alleged robbery in Ogun (photo)


The police in Ogun state have arrested a herbalist and four others for allegedly carrying out robbery attacks in Osiele and its environs in the Odeda Local Government Area of Ogun State.   A statement from the public relations officer of the state police command, Abimbola Oyeyemi, gave the names of the suspects as Dayo Ajala, 39; Ismaila Badmus, 35; Obasanjo Sunday, 24; Chukwuemeka Paul, 27; and Okikiola Adeshina, 46.   Oyeyemi said the suspects were arrested last Friday, July 24 by operatives of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad of the command following information received…

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Deaconess arrested for allegedly subjecting her ward to extreme torture, including burning her vagina and butt with lighter and inserting hot sticks before rubbing pepper in it (photos)


    Check the scars on her face? The woman puts a knife on a burner or stove and when it’s hot, she would place it on her face. Her face used to be very swollen. When the parents insisted on seeing her, she refused to let anyone have access to the girl. The mother, months ago went to the house to see the girl. It was raining, and for three hours, Mrs. Oyewole refused to let her see her daughter. She told her she would not allow her into…

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Update: Ghanaian actress, Akuapem Poloo arrested over her nude photo with her seven-year-old son


  Ghanaian actress and video vixen, Akuapem Poloo has been arrested over her controversial nude photo with her seven-year-old son.   The arrest comes days after Child Rights International petitioned the Inspector-General of Police in Ghana to investigate her over the controversial birthday photo with her son which went viral on social media.   In the photo, which she posted on Tuesday, June 30, the actress went completely nude in a photoshoot with her son to celebrate him on his 7th birthday. She said she decided to go naked in front…

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Woman arrested while on her way to bury an aborted baby in Anambra


  The Anambra state police command has confirmed the arrest of a 24-year-old lady who was on her way to bury an aborted baby.   The lady identified as Chidera Nwaoga, was arrested around 9pm at Ofianta village in Nsugbe on June 20.  Anambra Police Spokesperson, Haruna Mohammed said the chemist who performed the abortion on her was also arrested.   The statement read;   “It would be recalled that on the 20/6/20 at about 9:pm, following a tip off, Police operatives attached 33 Division in collaboration with Nsugbe Vigilante group arrested one Chidera…

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Pastor arrested for housing 8 teenage girls and allegedly raping one


  The Akwa Ibom state police command has arrested a 33-year-old Pastor identified as Inimfon Eyo Inyang for keeping eight teenage girls in his “deliverance centre” and allegedly raping one of them who is 15-years-old.   Akwa Ibom police commissioner, Imohimi Edgal who paraded the suspect before newsmen on Wednesday June 25, said he was arrested on June 18 at Nung Atim Road, Off Idoro Road, Uyo, following a complaint.   The commissioner also paraded one Akpan Kingsley Effiong, 29, of No. 35 Abak Road, Uyo, for repeatedly raping his 14-year-old daughter and one Sampson Ndiana-Abasi for…

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Man and wife arrested for inserting a bottle into his ex-girlfriend’s vagina

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The police in Ogun State have arrested a couple for allegedly molesting and assaulting his 20-year-old ex-girlfriend. According to the command’s spokesman, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, the couple identified as Osas Onyeokweni and Tomisin Onyeokwenu were arrested following a complaint by the victim who reported that her former boyfriend, Osas, who is now married to her friend, Tomisin, called her on phone to meet him somewhere for an important discussion.     She further stated that on getting to the agreed place, she met the couple and they both lured her…

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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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Man arrested for killing his children with wooden pestle in Anambra


  The Anambra state police command has confirmed the arrest of a 34-year-old man identified as Ifeanyi Apusiobi of Azu Ogbunike in Oyi LGA of Anambra State, for reportedly killing his two kids with wooden pestle.   The suspect who crushed his children; Chinecherem Apusiobi aged 7 and Obinna Apusiobi aged 5 with the pestle while they were sleeping, also injured his 72-year-old father, Dominic Apusiobi on the head with same object.   Exhibits have been recovered and the case has been transferred to the State CID in Awka for discreet investigation.   The statement released…

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20-year-old man arrested for allegedly raping his neighbour’s 6-year-old daughter in Anambra


Men of the Anambra state police command have arrested a 20-year-old man identified as Chikwado Anijiofor, for allegedly raping his neighbour’s 6-year-old daughter in Ogbudike Okpoko in Anambra state.   Haruna Mohammed, spokesperson of the state police command, told newsmen that Chikwado committed the crime on Wednesday, June 17 and has since confessed to the police. “On the 19/6/2020 at about 10:am following a tip off, Police operatives attached to Okpoko Division arrested one Chikwado Anijiofor ‘m’ aged 20 years native of Agbaumana in Eziagu LGA of Enugu State but reside at…

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Two men arrested for filming a teenage girl while raping her in Anambra


The police in Anambra state have arrested two men for allegedly filming a 12-year old girl while one of them raped her in Ozubulu, Ekwusigo Local Government Area of the State.   The spokesperson of the state police command, Haruna Mohammed, who disclosed this in a statement released on Friday June 19, said one of the suspects, Sunday Akanigbo (30) reportedly raped the victim, while his accomplice, Ikemefuna Muoma (28), was said to be filming the dastardly act.   Haruna said both men have confessed to the crime and would be…

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Man arrested in Oyo state for torturing his 7-yr old daughter


  A father has been arrested for torturing his 7-year-old daughter over time.   The Oyo State Ministry of Women Affairs and Social Inclusion’s Rapid Response Rescue Team on Sexual, Gender-Based Violence and Child Abuse rescued Antonia Happiness Bassey, 7, who has been a victim of physical abuse, torture and assault by her biological father.   Subsequently, the father, Mr Happiness Bassey, was arrested in Ibadan following a report made available to the Rapid Response Rescue Team of the Ministry on Friday, June 19.     The state’s Commissioner for Ministry of Women Affairs…

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Primary school teacher arrested after N550m belonging to her 24-year-old son was found in her account


A primary school teacher, Mrs. Roseline Uche Egbuha has been arrested following an investigation which exposed her alleged involvement in money laundering.   The Independent Corrupt Practices Commission (ICPC) said investigation showed that the money found in the bank account of the primary school teacher identified as Mrs. Roseline Uche Egbuha, are proceeds of money laundering from Malaysia.   Upon being interrogated, Egbuha said the money found in her account belonged to her 24-year-old son, Chidozie Fabian Ejeaka whose whereabouts could not be established.   She was arrested alongside three bank staff and her lawyer, Fredinard…

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Singer and pianist arrested for robbery in Lagos


The Rapid Response Squad unit of the Lagos Police Command has arrested 25-year-old Chinonso Michael said to be an Afro hip-hop singer and 22-year-old pianist, Chimelu Victory for robbery.   The suspects who were arrested last week Wednesday alongside 5 other suspects at their residence at 4, Modupe Young Thomas Estate in Ajah, said they were pushed into robbery due to the Coronavirus pandemic and hunger.   It was gathered that they had on April 10, 2020, ordered a pay on delivery iPhone 11 Pro Max valued at N450,000 from an online platform. After the delivery…

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75-year-old man arrested for allegedly raping 15-year-old hawker in Osun


  Men of the Osun state police command have arrested a 75-year-old man, Jacob Ayinla, for allegedly raping a 15-year-old local juice seller popularly known as ‘Pito’ in his apartment in Osogbo, Osun State on Wednesday, June 10.   According to reports, the accused man lured the teenager into his apartment in the Olowo area in Osogbo under the pretense he wanted to buy the local juice. Immediately she entered his house, the man forcefully defiled her.   “The girl always hawks the Pito around in our area but it is…

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Pastor arrested and arraigned in court for allegedly drugging and raping 19-year-old girl inside his church in Delta


The Founder and General Overseer of Victory Revival Fasting and Prayer Ministry in Warri, Delta state, Bishop Elijah Orhonigbe, has been arrested and arraigned in court for allegedly raping a 19-year-old girl, name withheld, within his church hall on Wednesday, May 20.   While taking the suspect to court, the commandant of the Warri Area Command, ACP Mohammed Garba, said the evidence so far collected has proven a case of rape. He said the clergyman invited the victim and her mum to church for deliverance, claiming that he saw a vision of the…

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Coronavirus patient who escaped treatment arrested while selling okirika in Ondo market


A female Coronavirus patient who escaped from getting treatment was arrested on Saturday evening at the popular Oja-Oba market in Akure while selling second-hand clothes popularly known as ‘okrika’.   The lady was diagnosed with the deadly disease in Imo State before she travelled down to the Ondo State capital without submitting herself for treatment.   The Independent reported that Ondo state Commissioner for Health, Dr. Wahab Adegbenro said Imo and Ondo Governments mounted surveillance for the patient upon discovering that she escaped.   Dr. Adegbenro said while the patient is being treated at the state Infectious Disease…

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Lagos state police command have arrested LASU student seen inappropriately kissing his 3-year-old step-sister in viral video


Men of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested Adeyeye Oluwatosin Babatunde, a Botany student of Lagos State University, who was seen in a viral video inappropriately kissing his three year old step sister (name withheld).  The incident happened on June 2 in their home in Shagamu.   A statement from the state police command spokesperson, Bala Elkana, said the state Commissioner of Police Lagos  State, CP Hakeem Odumosu saw the video and instructed detectives from the Gender Unit to analyze the video and apprehend the suspect.   The team got Babatunde arrested today…

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Father arrested for allegedly defiling his two daughters


A man has been arrested by the Police Command in Niger State for allegedly defiling his two daughters.   Peter Ayemoba, of Rafin Sanyi area in Suleja, allegedly sexually assaulted his daughters, now aged 20 and 23, between 2013 and 2019.   The Spokesperson of the command, ASP Wasiu Abiodun, disclosed this while addressing newsmen in Minna on Thursday, June 4.   Abiodun said that investigation revealed that the suspect usually threatened to kill his daughters and commit suicide if they said no.   The culprit has reportedly confessed to…

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17-year-old girl arrested for staging her kidnap with the help of her butcher boyfriend


A 17-year-old girl has been arrested for faking her own kidnap in Ogun State.   The girl identified as Seun Adekunle was arrested alongside her 25-year-old boyfriend, Basit Olasunkanmi, after her mom, Bukky Adekunle, reported at Enugada police division on the 4th of June 2020 that she sent her daughter to Lafenwa market on the 1st of June 2020 and she has not been seen since then.   The mother disclosed that she received a call from someone two days later and the caller claimed to have kidnapped her daughter.…

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Retired army captain, 73, arrested for allegedly defiling his 4-year-old niece who calls him grandpa


The police in Calabar have arrested a 73-year-old retired army captain for allegedly defiling his four-year-old niece.   Bassey Ekanem allegedly fingered the girl in his residence at 12, Edim Ibangha Street, Big Qua Town, Calabar.   According to Vanguard, a source said Ekanem claimed he was under the influence of alcohol.   The retired army Captain, who the child refers to as grandpa, has been in the North for years before he came to Calabar after retiring from the army.   To have the girl to himself, he sent…

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Three brothers arrested for kidnapping and murdering mother of five in Abuja (photos)


Police operatives attached to the Intelligence Response Unit of the Nigeria Police Force have arrested three brothers namely; Johnson Emmanuel – 38yrs, Gideon Emmanuel – 31yrs and Success Emmanuel – 27yrs for the kidnap and gruesome murder of one Mrs Janet Nnenna Ogbonnaya on 14th May, 2020. The suspects, born by same parents, and natives of Isiekenesi, Ideato LGA of Imo State were arrested by the Police in their home town where they had taken refuge after committing the crime in Abuja, in order to evade police arrest.   The…

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24 suspected kidnappers arrested by Nigerian army in Ondo


24 suspected kidnappers have been arrested by the Nigerian army following a two weeks operation around Owo and Akoko areas of Ondo State.   The was disclosed during a visit to Oba Ajibade Gbadegesin Ogunoye III palace in which the Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai was represented by the Commander, 32, Artillery Brigade Owena Cantonment, General Zakan Abubakar.   Buratai said troops were deployed to some strategic area in the state precisely Arimogija, Owo to Oba Akoko axis after an Army Captain and Naval Officer were kidnapped along that route.   Abubakar stated…

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#JusticeForUwa: One of the suspects linked to the rape and murder of Miss Vera Uwaila Omozuwa has been arrested (video)


One of the suspects linked to the rape and murder of Miss Vera Uwaila Omozuwa has been arrested by police officers attached to the Edo state police command.   LIB reported earlier that the 22-year-old 100-level student of the University of Benin, Edo State was raped and killed while reading in a church in Benin city.   Spokesman of Edo police command, Chidi Nwabuzor confirmed the arrest while speaking to newsmen. He said the suspect was arrested after the deceased was rushed to the hospital and the fingerprint on the fire extinguisher she…

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AEDC official arrested for impregnating underage girl and dumping their baby at unknown place


An official of Abuja Electricity Distribution (AEDC) identified as 30-year-old Nura Salisu has been arrested by the FCT police command for impregnating a 16-year-old girl, Nanket Manasseh and dumping their baby at an unknown place.   The suspect who started having carnal knowledge of the teenager when she was just 15, was arrested by officers of Jahi Police station on May 22 on charges of abducting his 6-month-old baby and refusing to share details of his whereabouts.   Speaking to The ICIR, Manasseh said the AEDC official has been trying to sleep with her since she was…

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Three armed robbery suspects arrested in Ogun (photo)


The Ogun state police command has arrested three members of an armed robbery syndicate.   A statement from the command says the suspects were arrested on May 24 following a distress call received by the DPO Agbara division that armed robbers have invaded Idanyin community and have been raiding house to house dispossessing their victims of their belongings and inflicting injuries on them.   Upon the distress call, the DPO Agbara division SP Saleh Dahiru quickly led his anti-robbery team to the scene and met the robbers attacking the apartments…

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YABATECH graduate arrested for blackmailing veteran singer, Salawa Abeni, with her nude photos


The police launched an investigation into the matter when the singer came online on April 1 to raise an alarm after she had a chat with the blackmailer who told her that he has her nude photos in his possession and would release them if she fails to pay him some money.   Following a detailed investigation, the suspect, Emmanuel who resides at Brentfield Avenue, Peace Estate, Magboro, Ogun State, was arrested by the Decoy Team of Rapid Response Squad last week Thursday after three days of trailing him.   The…

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Three Friends arrested with fresh human hand in Ogun (photos)


The police in Ogun state have arrested three friends suspected to be ritualists after a fresh human hand was found in their possession.   A statement released by the spokesperson of the state police command, Abimbola Oyeyemi, states that the three friends, Mathew Idosu, John Feyisetan and Samuel Adegbola, residents of Owode-Yewa, met with a herbalist, Michael Itomu, to seek spiritual means of getting rich quickly. The 40-year-old herbalist informed them the only way out was to get a fresh human hand which will be used for a sacrifice for them.  …

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10 pirates arrested as Nigerian Navy foils hijack of Chinese vessel


10 pirates have been arrested by the Nigerian Navy after hijacking a Chinese vessel, MV HAILUFANG II off the coast of Ivory Coast.     The 18 crew members who were rescued after the attack comprised of Chinese, Ghanaians and Ivorians. Commodore Ibrahim Shettima, the Commander Nigeria Navy Ship (NNS) BEECROFT said the arrest and rescue mission took place on 15 May.   Shettima said NNS NGURU was deployed to intercept the vessel after the Nigerian Navy was alerted of the attack.     He said;   “The pirates took control of the vessel and directed…

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Surgeon arrested for murdering his wife after her remains were found near their home


A surgeon was arrested and charged with the murder of his wife whose remains were found in an outdoor area near the home they shared in Massachusetts after she went missing earlier this week, authorities said.   Dr Tuerk, 58 was arraigned on Monday in Dedham District Court.   In court documents, it’s been revealed that Kathleen was so ‘afraid’ of her husband’s alleged abuse of ‘strangling’ and ‘cutting her with scissors,’ that she took a restraining order against him. Court records show McLean told police her husband who she had…

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Controversial Ghanaian Pastor, Bishop Obinim arrested by police


The founder and leader of International Godsway Church, Bishop Daniel Obinim has been arrested by the police.   Peace FM’s Nana Yaw Kese revealed that Obinim has been on the wanted list of the police for a while now but has been trying to evade arrest.   He was reportedly arrested in his church on Thursday May 14, after the police received information that he was having a counseling session at the church.   It was gathered that after inspecting the arrest warrant, the controversial Pastor reportedly told the police he…

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Singer Jaywon arrested for violating curfew order in Lagos state


Nigerian singer Jaywon was arrested on Monday May 4 by policemen attached to the Dolphin Estate Division of the Lagos State Police Command, for violating the curfew order given by President Buhari.   Recall that President Buhari had declared an overnight nationwide curfew on April 27, in a bid to check the spread of Coronavirus. The curfew began on May 4 and will run from 8pm to 6am daily.   The singer was intercepted and taken into custody by 11pm on Monday while driving to an unknown location.   Jaywon whose statement…

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