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Police Parades Woman For ‘Kidnapping’ Three Kids In Lagos


The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, CP Fatai Owoseni on Thursday paraded a 42-year-old woman, Mrs Nimotu Raheem, for allegedly kidnapping three children at an Arabic School in Itire-Ikate, Surulere, Lagos. The children are a set of four-year-old twins, Taiye and Kehinde, and a 16-month old boy, Fatai Adeola. Owoseni ...

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NDLEA Arrests 6 For Swallowing $156,000 To Smuggle To Brazil


Operatives of the of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), yesterday arrested a Bureau De Change operator and five other suspected money laundering syndicate for swallowing $156,000 (N31, 083, 000.00) at Excel Oriental Hotel along Airport Road, Lagos. According to reports, the six suspects were arrested in the hotel ...

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Igbo, Yoruba Clash Over Leadership At Lagos Market

Protesting Ladipo traders

The Yoruba and Igbo factions of a major association in the Olugbede Model Market in Alimosho Local Government Area of Lagos are poised for a showdown which could result to loss of lives and property if not nipped in the bud. The Model Market was rated as one of the ...

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Saraki faces 13-count charge over asset declaration


The Federal Government will today arraign the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, before the Code of Conduct Tribunal on a 13-count charge bordering on false declaration of assets in breach of the Code of Conduct Bureau and Tribunal Act. An official of the ‎Tribunal said all was set to begin hearing ...

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EFCC declares Saraki’s firm MD, Izuagbe, wanted


The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Thursday declared wanted the man managing Senate President Bukola Saraki’s property company, Mr. Kennedy Izuagbe, for alleged N3.6bn money laundering. Izuagbe, managing director of Carlisle Properties and Investment Limited, a firm said to be owned by Saraki, was alleged to have conspired with ...

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Mom poisons son with perfume, hand sanitizer


A Louisiana mother who confessed to putting hand sanitizer and perfume in her toddler’s feeding tube – ultimately killing him – has been sentenced to 40 years behind bars. Erika Wigstrom, 22, was handed the maximum sentence after she pleaded guilty to manslaughter. Her toddler son, 17-month-old Lucas Ruiz, had ...

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PHOTOS: Housemaid caught using urine to prepare meals for employer


A 19-year-old Kenyan house maid has been caught while allegedly using her urine to prepare her Mombasa based employer’s meals as punishment. According to Modern Kenyan Corps, a Facebook page showcasing happenings in the East African country, the revengeful unnamed maid, who was maltreated by her boss took vengeance on ...

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SEE PHOTOS: Army Arrested Boko Haram Foodstuff Suppliers


Intensive patrols and vigilance of troops have continued to yield positive results with the arrest of 33 suspected food suppliers to the Boko Haram terrorists in Damboa axis around Azir-Wajiroko road, Borno State. The 33 suspected Boko Haram accomplices were arrested with large quantity of food stuffs meant for Boko ...

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Immigration Recruitment Tragedy: Former Comptroller General of Nigerian Immigration Service,Mr. David Parradang Appears Before EFCC


For about eight hours yesterday, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) operatives quizzed a former Comptroller-General of Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) Mr. David Parradang. He was grilled over alleged N650million fees collected from job seekers last year. The EFCC invited Parradang to explain how much was collected and the whereabouts ...

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Ex-President Jonathan, Alison-Madueke, Tunde Ayeni, Named In Fraudulent Oil Contracts That Cost Nigeria Billions


PREMIUM TIMES has uncovered one of the most fraudulent crude oil deals carried out by the administration of Goodluck Jonathan, which saw cronies of the president pocket billions of naira through a domestic crude oil transportation contract that violated Nigeria’s procurement and economic regulations. Our estimates indicate that the contracts, ...

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Female robbers apprehended in Uyo


Two members of a female robbery gang, Ekpo Grace and Daniel Mfon, in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State capital, have been nabbed by operatives of the State Police Command. They are arrested while trying to make their way out in a tricycle, popularly referred to as ‘Keke’, after robbing a boutique ...

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Remains of graduate killed by NDLEA recovered


The remains of 32-year-old Dapo Olasore, who was allowed to drown by officers of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, have been recovered by residents of the Agboyi Community in the Alapere area of Lagos State. It was learnt that the body of the victim floated around 9pm on Monday. ...

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Stealing From D Dead:man Found Dead Half Way In Grave


Local authorities have made reports of a man who was killed while allegedly stealing from the dead. The unnamed man was allegedly trapped while carrying our his evil operation in Kazure town, Jigawa state. According to sources, the supposed thief defiled a grave, trying to steal the body that had ...

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Islamic cleric defrauds woman of N520,000


A 35-year-old Islamic cleric, Abubakar Olawale, was Monday arraigned in an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court for allegedly defrauding a woman, Bilikisu Akintoye, to the tune of N520,000 on the pretext of conducting a ‘special prayer’ on her behalf. Reports say the accused resides at 9, Taiwo Toyin Street, Abule-Egba, Lagos and ...

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