Rain Oil Boss, Gabriel Ogbechie Fingered In Mysterious Death Of Suspect Who Implicated Him In Plot To Assassinate Prince Ned Nwoko

The death of Ossy Boise, who implicated an oil merchant, Dr. Gabriel Ogbechie in an alleged plot to assassinate politician, business mogul and international lawyer, Prince Ned Nwoko is currently causing ripples in the country. Sources have revealed that the circumstances leading to the death of Ossy Boise was meant to put a dead end to the ongoing investigations of Mr Ogbechei in the alleged assasination plot against Prince Ned Nwoko Ogbechie had earlier been mentioned as the sponsor and backbone of some arrested thugs who had been involved in…

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Infidelity: Jealous wife allegedly kills husband with shoe heel

Police in Ugbuwangwe area of Warri South local government area, Delta State, have arrested a lady who allegedly killed the father of her children. The lady according to community sources allegedly used the heel of her shoe to hit the man yesterday afternoon, accusing him of womanising. The man who was simply identified as Sylvester allegedly slumped and died on the spot. The state Police Public relations officer, DSP Onome Onovwakpoyeya said the lady has been arrested for two reasons. “We arrested her to keep her in protective custody. And…

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Newly recruited policeman arrested for robbery in Ondo

David Friday, a newly recruited policeman, has been arrested for alleged involvement in armed robbery. Friday, who was attached to Olofin Police Station in Idanre in the Idanre Local Government Area of the state, was arrested with a soldier attached to the 32 Artillery Brigade, Nigeria Army, Owena Cantonment, Innocent Victor. Both suspects allegedly robbed some persons in Akure. Parading the suspects on Thursday, the state Police Commissioner, Bolaji Salami, said David had earlier stolen an exhibit motorcycle at his duty post before he was caught for another robbery. The…

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Pastor jailed for lying against church founder

A pastor, John Abiodun, has been sentenced to two years’ imprisonment by the Ondo State High Court sitting in Akure, the state capital, on Thursday for false allegation against a church founder. Abiodun was arrested in 2019 for lying against the founder of Promiseland Prophetic Ministry, Akure, Pastor Gbenga Akinbiyi, that seven placentas were planted on the church’s altar. The church is located in the Shasha area of Akure. The convict, who was a former member of the church, swore an affidavit before the commissioner for oaths on the matter.…

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23-year-old lady kidnaps boyfriend, collects N5m ransom

A young woman, Maryam Mohammed, aged 23 has been arrested by members of the Nigerian Police Force in Kano for allegedly kidnapping her ex-boyfriend who refused to marry her after dating her for years. Maryam, popularly called Hajiya, was arrested by the police at Jaba quarters, Ungogo Local Government Area of Kano State while negotiating a ransom with the family of one of their captives last Tuesday, January 12. According to Maryam, she was introduced to kidnapping by her uncle, one Hamza Dogo of Butsa village, Gusau local government of…

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Katsina school’s Vice Principal raped, Impregnated 12-year-old student

The Vice Principal of Community Secondary School Kadandani in Rimi Local Government Area of Katsina State, Mr. Ibrahim Sale, has admitted in a statement before police that he had sexual relationship with his 12-year-old student. Ibrahim, 38 said: “My name is Ibrahim Sale. I am the vice principal of community secondary school Kadandani in Rimi Local Government and I have three wives. I raped my 12-year-old student and she got pregnant. “I do pay her N200, N300 and sometimes N500 before she agreed to have sexual intercourse with me. She…

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21.9kg cocaine seized by NDLEA at Abuja airport

Two suitcases of substance believed to be cocaine has been seized by the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja. The narcotic, weighing 21.9 kilogrammes, was the largest single seizure made by the Airport Command of the NDLEA. This was disclosed in a statement on Monday by the Principal Staff Officer, Public Affairs, NDLEA, Jonah Achema. Achema, a Deputy Commander of Narcotics, said the two unaccompanied and unclaimed suitcases were discovered after the arrival of Ethiopian Airline ET 910 in Abuja from Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.…

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Ex-banker arrested for robbery

An ex-employee of a second generation bank, thirty-eight-year old Moses Keffi, who was arrested last Thursday on the Osu/Ile-Ife Expressway for armed robbery, has said he was invited by a friend, simply identified as ‘Ibadan’, to Osun  State to buy a car. Keffi was arrested by the police alongside Odeyemi Oluwafemi and Isah Lawal for hijacking at gunpoint two trucks, one of which was loaded with toiletries on January 14, 2021 around 4am. Keffi, who was paraded along with two other suspects by the Osun State Commissioner of Police, Mr…

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Suspected “Yahoo boy” caught with girlfriend’s corpse

‌ Delta State Police Command arrested a suspected Internet fraudster popularly known as ‘yahoo boy’ with the corpse of his girlfriend an attempt to dump the body of the lady, Blessing Akpovwovwo in a bush. The suspect, said to be a resident of Urhuoka, Abraka in the Ethiope East Local Government Area of the state, is in police net. Sources said the suspect, whose identity has yet to be ascertained was nabbed by a passerby on Thursday evening, as he (the suspect) was attempting to dispose of the lifeless body…

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Ibadan residents protest as Amotekun operative kills 23-year-old man

Protest in Mokola area in Ibadan, Oyo State halted activities for hours in the State capital, as some residents staged a peaceful protest against an operative of the Oyo State Security Network Agency, Amotekun who killed a 23-year-old man, Tosin Thomas. It was gathered that, Thomas had engaged the Amotekun operative in a hot argument and in anger, the local security guard pulled the trigger and shot Tosin. Some residents who tried to prevail on the operative were also threatened. Thomas was pronounced dead at the University College Hospital (UCH),…

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