Undergraduate stabs boyfriend to death

An undergraduate of the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso, Abiodun Olabisi, has been arrested by the Oyo State Police for allegedly stabbing her boyfriend, Lekan Adegun, to death. The victim, a graduate of the Department of Transport Management of the same institution, was waiting for his call-up letter for the mandatory National Youth Service Corps programme before the incident happened. The state Police Commissioner, Abiodun Odude, who paraded the suspects in Ibadan, said the incident happened following a quarrel between the two as a result of petty jealousy. According…

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64-year-old carpenter arrested for defiling six-year-old in Lagos

Operatives of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested a carpenter, Habib Abdullahi, 64, for defiling a six-year-old girl in Ikorodu, Lagos. The Commisioner of Police in Lagos state, Edgal Imohimi, who paraded the suspect, said the mother of the victim informed the command of the incident, adding that the outcome of the investigation conducted revealed that the suspect took the victim into his room and sexually abused her. He added that the victim, who was irritated by the suspect’s action, upon interrogation by her mother, identified Abdullahi as the…

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Pastor arrested for defiling church member’s twin daughters

Mike Oliseh, a 54-year-old assistant Pastor of the Anointed Chosen Vessel Ministry, Okota, Lagos, has been detained at the Lagos State Police Command Headquarters, Ikeja, for allegedly defiling the 12-year-old twin daughters of a church member and close friend. It was gathered that while Oliseh allegedly penetrated the private parts of the first victim, he allegedly  inserted his fingers in the private parts of the twin sister. It was learnt that Oliseh, an indigene of Delta State, and the girls’ father, Obi (not real name) lived on Ago Palace Way,…

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Man sentenced to 15years imprisonment for having sex with pregnant goat

Reuben Mwamba, a 22-year-old man, who admitted having sex with a pregnant goat, has had his jail term extended to 15 years. Mwamba was previously imprisoned by a court in Zambia for five years but prosecutors were outraged, so they took his case to a higher court. Now the Kasama High Court has sentenced the 22-year-old to 15 years of hard labour. The court was told that Mwamba of Mutono village had broken section 155 (b) of the Penal Code, Chapter 87 of the Laws of Zambia. But prosecutors demanded…

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Teacher defiles five-year-old pupil in Ondo

Ebenezer Adeyeye, a primary school teacher, has been remanded in prison custody by a magistrate court sitting in Okitipupa, in the Okitipupa Local Government Area of Ondo State. Adeyeye, was accused of defiling a five-year-old pupil inside the school’s toilet in Okitipupa. He was arrested by the men of the Ondo State Police Command on November 7, 2018. The accused was said to have lured the victim to the school toilet, where he allegedly had a carnal knowledge of her. He was arraigned on one count of rape. According to…

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Three men jailed for selling neighbour’s 4-year-old son

Three men, Adejo Ogiri, Ndukwe Henry and Obuito Onyema have been sentenced to five years imprisonment by a Federal High Court in Makurdi, Benue State, for abducting and selling a neighbour’s four-year-old son in the Otukpo area of the state. The three convicts were arrested by operatives of the Department of State Services in connection with the abduction. They were thereafter handed over to the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons, which charged them to court. It was learnt that the first convict, Ogiri, abducted the four-year-old…

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Lawmaker jailed for N31m fraud in Zamfara

Lawali Gogonkade, who is a member of the Zamfara State House of Assembly, has been sentenced to four years in prison after pleading guilty to charges of N31m fraud preferred against him by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission. He was arraigned before a Zamfara State High Court sitting in Gusau on Thursday on four counts bordering on corrupt practices. He was convicted and sentenced by Justice Bello Shinkafi after pleading guilty to the charges. Gogonkade, until his conviction by the court, represented the Kaura-Namoda council area…

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Undergraduate poisons self after stabbing boyfriend in Imo

Jennifer Agomuo, an undergraduate of the Imo State University, Owerri , has allegedly taken her own life after a disagreement with her boyfriend, simply identified as Johnson. The tragedy occurred in one of the hostels in the Aladinma Alliance area of the school on Wednesday night. It was gathered that the 21-year-old Agomuo was a 300-level student of the Department of Computer Science of the university. A source in the institution told our correspondent that the undergraduate poisoned herself after allegedly stabbing her boyfriend over an undisclosed issue. The source…

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Man arrested for slaughtering daughter for sacrifice in Benue

A man identified as John Depuun has been arrested by police for killing her daughter for sacrifice in Benue state. The Chairman, Konshisha Local Government, Mrs Justina Ubebe confirmed the killing of the infant girl by her father as sacrificial offering in a village in Tse-Agberagba in the area. Confirming the incident to News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in a telephone interview 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…

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Nurse apologises to families of over 100 victims for giving injection overdose

Niels Hoegel, 41-year-old German former hospital nurse who has admitted to killing more than 100 patients in his care apologised on Thursday to victims’ grieving relatives. “If I knew a way that would help you, then I would take it, believe me,” he said at his trial. “I am fully convinced now that I owe every relative an explanation,” said the bearded, heavyset defendant “I am honestly sorry.” Hoegel, Germany’s worst post-war serial killer, has already spent nearly a decade in prison on a life term for six other patient…

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