Police arrests Native doctor for killing client as gunshot protection charm fails

  Emmanuel Odo, a 23-year-old native doctor, has been arrested for allegedly killing his client, Benedict Onunze, while testing a gunshot-protection charm he prepared for him at Umuaram, Ikem, in Isi-Uzo Local Government Area of Enugu State. The Enugu State Police Command’s spokesperson, Daniel Ndukwe, said the native doctor, who killed his client, has confessed to the crime and has been arrested. The statement made available by Ndukwe read: “On 16/11/2022 at about 11pm, Police operatives serving in Isi-Uzo Police Division of the command, arrested Odoh Emmanuel (male and a…

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Aisha Buhari ordered the arrest of our undergraduate son over Twitter post -Uncle

Aminu Adamu, an undergraduate of the Federal University, Dutse, Jigawa State, who was arrested by security operatives comprising the police and men of the Department of State Service, over a post on Twitter alleging that the wife of the President Buhari, Aisha was feeding fat on poor people’s money is yet to be released. In an interview with Shehu Azare, (Aminu’s uncle) published by BBC Hausa on Monday, he said the victim’s father, Mallam Adamu was not aware of his arrest until about five days later, when his friends told…

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Saudi-bound man arrested with cocaine concealed in sandals

A 56-year-old cocaine trafficker, Lawal Oyenuga, who was on a mission to deliver 400grams of the class A drug concealed in a pair of palm sandals in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia has been arrested by the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency on Sunday. The agency’s spokesperson, Femi Babafemi, in a statement, also said a wanted notorious kingpin, Wasiu Gbolahan, aka Teacher, who recruits mules for the cartel, was also arrested. Babafemi said, “The NDLEA operatives attached to the screening point of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Ikeja, Lagos, had on Thursday,…

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Three killed in two schools shootings in Brazil

A 16-year-old shooter wearing Nazi symbols opened fire on two schools in southeastern Brazil on Friday, killing at least three people, including an adolescent girl, while 11 others were wounded, officials said. Authorities in the city of Aracruz, in Espirito Santo state, said the shooter fired on a group of teachers at his former school, killing two people and leaving nine others wounded. He then left that school — a public primary and secondary school — and went to a nearby private school where he killed an adolescent girl and…

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Baby factory uncovered in Nasarawa, victims rescued

A suspected baby factory located at Ado Kasa in Karu Local Council has been uncovered by operatives of Nasarawa State Police Command. The operatives also rescued six young girls and a baby of about six months at St. Bridget Orphanage Home in Karu.    A spokesperson for the Command, Ramhan Namsel, said detectives attached to the Area Command, New Karu, acting based on a tip off, invaded the suspected baby factory.    The police said the suspects include: Mr. Eze Ezeogu Norbert, Mrs. Nnaemeka Eze, Mrs. Okechukwu Ogechi and Mrs.…

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Abducted LASPOTECH undergraduate regains freedom, narrates ordeal

Marvelous Omobobola, an undergraduate of the Lagos State Polytechnic, who was abducted by a kidnap syndicate in the state, has been released after his family members paid N200,000 ransom. It was gathered that Omobobola went to school on Saturday to sign a SIWES form. After he was done, the undergraduate boarded a tricycle to his hostel in the Odogunyan area of Ikorodu, Lagos State. The 28-year-old said the tricycle operator was conveying him and other passengers to their destinations in Odogunyan when he suddenly veered onto a street to avoid…

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Ex-Akeredolu’s aide abducted by gunmen, N100 million ransom demanded

Mr Richard Omosehin, a former Senior Special Assistant to the Ondo state governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, has been abducted by six gunmen at his Igbekebo residence, in Ese Odo Council area of the state. Meanwhile, the state police command, which confirmed the abduction, said it had begun search for the victims while investigation into the matter had commenced. A family source said that the former governor’s aide was kidnapped on Friday. According to him “Richard, a strong leader of the APC was kidnapped by six gunmen who came to the community…

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Herbalist allegedly rapes wife’s sister, kills mother-in-law, friend

Jimoh Jogbo, a 38-year-old herbalist, has allegedly killed his mother-in-law in a Celestial Church located at White House in Orofun community, in the Ibeju Lekki Local Government Area of Lagos State. Jogbo also allegedly killed his friend, Shakiru Jamiu, who saw him on the way to perpetrate the crime in the church. It was gathered that Jogbo and his wife relocated to Lagos and were living with his mother-in-law pending the time they would secure an apartment in the state. The herbalist was said to be at home with his…

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Gunmen attack commuters on Lagos-Ibadan expressway

Commuters travelling on the Lagos-Ibadan expressway, on Tuesday were reportedly attacked by gunmen dressed in military uniforms. The gunmen, suspected to be kidnappers, stormed the road from nearby bush before the Sagamu Interchange, en route Lagos, and started shooting sporadically at commuters in the 18-passenger inter-state bus. According to one of the victims, who craved anonymity: “We (passengers) were lucky to escape the gunmen but many of us have been injured by bullets and our bus badly damaged too.”  Another video shows a man, who survived bullet wounds, recounting his…

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50 Cent plans to produce series on Hushpuppi

American rapper and producer popularly known as 50 Cent, Curtis James Jackson III, has announced plans to release a movie series based on notorious Nigerian internet fraudster, Ramon Abass. Best known as Hushpuppi, Abass was arrested in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates in June 2020, for defrauding over 1.9 million people, majority of whom were Americans. He was afterwards extradited to the United States for trial on July 3, the same year. A United States District Court sitting at the Central District of California on Monday sentenced Hushpuppi to 11…

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