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Man charged with rape offences on his wedding day pleads guilty

Derry Flynn McCann, 28, who was charged to court for raping a woman just hours before his wedding  has confessed to the crime. McCann had accosted his victim outside an East London park on January 13 as she was going

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NSCDC arrest 3 herbal medicine vendors who disguise as employers in Borno

The Borno Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) said it had arrested three herbal medicine vendors who disguised as employers to defraud unemployed youths. The Commandant of the corps, Mr Ibrahim Abdullahi, disclosed this in an

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NDLEA arrests 269 suspected drug traffickers in Kaduna, convicts 53

The Kaduna State Command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), said on Thursday it had arrested 269 suspected drug traffickers and convicted 53 in the state from January to December, 2016. The Commander of the agency in the

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EFCC arraigns Katsina State Permanent Secretary for N2.5m fertiliser contract scam

He pleaded not guilty, according to a statement issued by the Spokesman of EFCC, Mr Wilson Uwujaren, in Abuja. The offence, according to the prosecution, is contrary to Section 1(1)(a) of the Advance Fee Fraud and Other Fraud Related Offences

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NDLEA arrests 34-year old man with £3.8m cocaine stuffed in shoe soles

Officers of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), over the weekend, arrested a man attempting to smuggle cocaine valued at £3.8million into the country. The suspect, 34-year old Enugu State indigene, Okolo Emenike Kingsley, was arrested at the at

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Christmas: Six arrested for robbing bank customer, undergraduates

The operatives of Imo State Police Command on Friday arrested Ugochukwu Nnaji and Chibueze Mgboji, for allegedly robbing a customer of the Fidelity Bank located in Ikenegbu Street, Owerri in Imo State. The command’s Public Relations Officer, Andrew Enwerem, a

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I bought two human heads for N10,000 — Herbalist

Three persons in possession of two human skulls have been arrested at a hideout in Ogbomoso by policemen from the Oyo State Police Command. The state Commissioner of Police, Samuel Adegbuyi, said the arrest was made after the police received

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Dismissed FRSC official arrested for killing ex-colleague

The Oyo State Police Command has arrested a former Federal Road Safety Corps member, who killed an official of the FRSC in Oyo town. The suspect, Nurudeen Alin (32), and his accomplice, Mohammed Garba (26), went to the residence of

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Man, 31, faces trial over alleged video-recording of unlawful sexual intercourse

A 31-year-old man, who allegedly has unlawful sexual intercourse with a 19-year-old girl and video recorded it, was on Monday brought before an Ebute Meta Chief Magistrates’ Court. The accused, Kingsley Benjamin, is facing trial on a two-count charge of

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EFCC partners MTN to fight against economic, financial crimes

Mr Ishaq Salihu, the South South Zonal Head of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has  that said the commission will partner with MTN in the fight against economic and financial crimes in the country. Salihu said this in a statement  signed 

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