Lady hires soldier to beat neighbour but kills own sister

It was a sorrowful sight at Seaside Estate in Badore, Ajah area of Lagos State, when a lady at her prime lost her life to bullets from the gun of an unknown soldier recruited by her sister to allegedly beat up a neighbour According to eyewitnesses, a heated argument had ensued after the deceased and her sister simply identified as Kamsi were confronted by their neighbour, a young man, for reportedly trying to move out of the apartment they rented without settling their pending bills. It was gathered that Kamsi…

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Microbiology graduate cries out: I was raped, recorded and almost killed

For 25-year-old Olamide Babayemi, a cobbler, he may have courted trouble beyond his imagination. He is now a guest of the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department, undergoing further investigation and prosecution, as ordered by the state Commissioner of police, Kenneth Ebrimson. Babayemi was arrested for raping a 22-year-old Microbiology graduate and sharing the victim’s nude video with his friends. According to reports given by the state Police PRO, Babayemi was alleged to have invited the victim, whom he claimed was his girlfriend, to come and collect the phone she…

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Contempt: Arts and Culture council DG, Otunba Runsewe to be remanded in prison

An FCT High Court in Maitama has convicted and sentenced the Director General, National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC), Otunba Olusegun Runsewe, to jail for contempt of court. Justice Jude Okeke, who gave the order on Thursday, said it would serve as deterrent to others who abuse office and disobey court orders with disdain, describing the act of the NCAC DG as highly contemptuous. The judge ordered that Runsewe should be kept in the facility of the Nigerian Correctional Service in Kuje “until he purges himself contempt.” The judge…

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Kenyan Pastor stabs wife to death, commits suicide during church service

Kenyan assistant pastor, Elijah Misiko, with the Ground for God’s Gospel Church in Mombasa, during a church service, left his front-row seat and approached his wife, senior pastor Ann Mughoi, on the pulpit and stabbed her with one of the knives he had hidden in an envelope, a report has said. The incident happened on Sunday, according to Mombasa sub-county police commander Julius Kiragu, “He walked up to his wife while the church was praying”. Then he took one of the knives and stabbed her two times, believing she was…

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Ritual killing:Police exhume remains of LASU undergraduate

Homicide detectives from the Osun state police command on Saturday, exhumed the corpse of a Lagos State University student, Favour Daley-Oladele, murdered by her lover, Owolabi Adeeko and a pastor, Segun Philip, in Ikoyi-Ile, Osun State. The state Commissioner of Police, Babatunde Kokumo, who led the team that exhumed the corpse, said the move would enable the police to conclude investigation into the case. While responding to questions from newsmen, Philip, said he killed the deceased to experiment what he read in ‘Seven Book of Moses.’ Philip, who was led…

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Banker’s confession : I started planning Abuja bank robbery in October

Larry Ehizo, a customer care officer of a first generation bank, which was attacked by armed robbers last Saturday, has stated that he began planning how to carry out the operation in October 2019. Ehizo, who recanted his earlier claim that a barman, Ernest Ewim, blackmailed him into carrying out the attempted heist, said he started nursing the idea having monitored the security system and the processes in the bank. The customer care officer said, “Everything Ewim said is true; he didn’t threaten me. I willingly collected his number and…

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Man beats wife to death on Christmas day

Mutiu Sonola, a 37-year-old man, has been arrested by the Ogun State Police Command for beating his 34-year-old wife, Zainab, to death on Christmas Day. The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Abimbola Oyeyemi, disclosed this in a statement on Thursday. Oyeyemi said the suspect was arrested on the same day following a report by the father of the deceased. He said the deceased’s father complained at the Ibara Division that he was called on the phone that his daughter had a misunderstanding with her husband and that she…

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Man arrested for killing own children in Ebonyi

Chinasa Ogbaga, a middle-aged man and native of Egwuagu Okpuitumo Community in the Abakaliki Local Government Area of Ebonyi State, has been arrested by the police for allegedly butchering his two children and left one half-dead. The accused person, who was said to have committed the act on Saturday night when villagers and other family members had gone to bed, allegedly took the children to the bush one after the other and slaughtered them. Names of the two slain children were given as Chikamso Ogbaga, a six-year-old boy and Chizaram Ogbaga,…

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Malabu oil: Former AGF Adoke returns from Dubai, arrested

Mohammed Adoke, the former Attorney-General and Minister of Justice, who has been accused of complicity in an alleged fraud in OPL 245, otherwise known as Malabu oil deal, returned to the country and was immediately arrested by the International Police (Interpol) and detained in their custody in Abuja. Adoke had earlier on November 11 been arrested and detained in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE) by Interpol over the alleged $1.3 billion Malabu oil scandal when he visited the country to seek medical attention. In Dubai, the UAE had made him…

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Man with 17 children impregnates his daughter

A 42 year-old man, Taofeek Oyeyemi is at present cooling his feet at one of the facilities of the Ogun State Police Command for allegedly impregnating his 16-year-old daughter. According to reports, Oyeyemi on discovering that his daughter was pregnant, and in dire need to conceal the truth from neighbors and the public, went ahead to procure abortion for his daughter. The victim is one of the 17 children fathered by Oyeyemi from different women. Bubble however burst when the victim’s bleeding refused to stop as a result of the…

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