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FUJI MUSICIAN ARRESTED FOR 419

A popular Ibadan Fuji musician, Azeez Oloyede better known as Santana has been arrested for duping unsuspecting members of the public in several fake ritual scams. The 37-year-old Santana who is the leader of a gang was paraded by the

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WOMAN KILLS BABY SHE HAD FOR HER FATHER

A woman who was sexually abused by her biological father and bore a baby boy for him has stabbed the baby to death in Ogun State. The suspect, Funmilayo Adeyanju chose May 27 Children’s Day to hack her 3-year-old son,

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65-YEAR-OLD MAN RAPES 11-YEAR-OLD, SAYS SHE LOOKED LIKE AN ADULT

A 65-year-old man who is in police custody for raping his neighbour’s daughter, an 11-year-old girl in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, has said that he mistook her for an adult. The suspect, Mr. Bola Kehinde(pictured) was taken into custody

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LANDLORD CHARGED WITH RAPING TENANT’S 8-YEAR-OLD DAUGHTER

A landlord who worships one of Yoruba’s deities, Sango(god of thunder) has been charged with raping his tenant’s eight-year-old daughter in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital. The suspect, Mr. Aderemi Babatunde popularly called Baba Sango(pictured) owns a house at Sakapena

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JILTED LOVER SUSPECTED IN BRUTAL MURDER OF SILVERBIRD STAFF

An unidentified man has been arrested in connection with the brutal murder of Aishat Noble Mustapha(pictured), a female staff of Silverbird at the entrance gate to her house at Ogudu area of Lagos State last Saturday. The Kogi-born single lady

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TEENAGE BOY BEATEN TO DEATH BY FATHER FOR ATTEMPTING TO RAPE YOUNGER SISTER

A father has beaten his son to death in Kano State for attempting to rape his younger sister in the family home. The incident happened in the wee hours of Monday morning at Rijiyar Lemo area of Fagge Local Government

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MAN ARRESTED FOR SELLING SON TO HERBALIST FOR N300, 000

A man has been arrested in Abia State following allegation that he sold his 14-month old son to a herbalist for N300,000. The suspect, George Maduabuchi(pictured with his wife and the son who has been recovered) had gone out with

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Teenager stabs friend to death, steals Plasma TV, DVD Player

A teenager has been arrested for murder and robbery in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital after he stabbed a friend to death and robbed another of his Plasma TV and DVD Player. 19-year-old Salaudeen Rilwan(pictured) had broken into one Olayiwola

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Alfa kills, shares friend’s body parts

A Muslim cleric in the Badagry area of Lagos State, Fatai Afobaje, has been accused of conspiring with some security men in his area to kill his friend, Rafiu Suleiman(the accused and the deceased pictured). Police sources said after the

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MAN WHO SLEPT WITH HIS 11-YEAR-OLD DAUGHTER BLAMES HIS HIGH LIBIDO

A father-of-four arrested for incest after having carnal knowledge of his young daughter has blamed his high libido for the wicked act. Abubakar Magaji(pictured), a resident of Liman Kagum in Bauchi Local Government of Bauchi State was paraded by the

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Fake DSP Caught

A man who posed as a Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) has been caught in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital. Makinde Paul(pictured) was arrested in Adatan area of the state capital last Thursday. The 54-year-old and father-of-four was paraded by

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WOMAN ARRESTED ON SUSPICION OF MASTERMINDING THE KIDNAP AND KILLING OF MAN FRIEND

A woman has been arrested for allegedly masterminding the kidnap and killing of a 65-year-old man who she met recently when he gave her a ride in his car. Alhaji Ganiyu Jimoh(pictured with his stolen car) was said to have

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Ritualist escapes lynching for attempted child theft

A middle-aged man(pictured) was beaten black and blue last Saturday in Alimosho Local Government Area of Lagos State after he was caught stealing a three-year-old child. The suspect who is currently languishing in police cell narrowly escaped being lynched after

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MOTHER KILLS BABY AFTER GIVING BIRTH

Ebonyi State Police Command have taken a firm grip on a woman who allegedly killed her newborn baby girl on the same day she gave birth to her. The suspect, Ugochukwu Otu(pictured) was said to have murdered her newborn baby

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LOVER KILLS MARRIED MAN SHE MET ON THE INTERNET

A romance that started on a social network as ended tragically after a woman killed her lover who was married and carted away his property. The deceased identified as Bankole Charles Orisanya worked as an oil rig worker for Halliburton

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65-YEAR-OLD CAUGHT TRYING TO STEAL FROM DEAD MAN’S BANK ACCOUNT

A 65-year-old man, Akpan Joseph has been arrested after he was caught trying to withdraw a million naira from an account belonging to one Chinedu Mba, a 35-year-old who was murdered about four months ago in his house in Gindiri

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FIVE POLICE OFFICERS ARRESTED FOR TAKING BRIBE

Five policemen are presently kept in detention following allegation that they extorted N150,000 from a man. The officers(file image) who are all attached to the Anti-Robbery Squad of the Area M Police Command are detained at the State Criminal Investigation

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MAN BLAMES ALCOHOL AFTER KILLING HIS LOVER

A 41-year old man, Festus Aimufua who allegedly killed his lover, Rose Aifuwa in the early hours of Christmas Day in Benin, the Edo State capital has said that the two of them were drunk on the fateful day. Aimufua

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IMAM SHAVES WOMAN’S PUBIC HAIR, RAPES HER

An Imam is presently in the firm grip of the Ogun State Police Command for allegedly shaving the pubic hair of a 22-year-old lady, cut her nails and raped her under the pretext of preparing her favour charm. The Imam,

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GRADUATE, UNDERGRADUATE ARRESTED WHILE TRYING TO USE FAKE BANK ALERT TO BUY N4.5 CAR

A graduate of Engineering and an undergraduate have been arrested in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital after their attempt to dupe a car dealer of a car worth N4.5m with a fake bank alert was foiled. Olawumi Oladayo (25) and

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SON KILLS FATHER FOR BEING THIEF

A man is facing murder charges in Bauchi State after allegedly killing his father because he was a thief, and was disgracing their family. The 33-year-old suspect, Ahmadu Saidu, a resident of Rakama village in Ningi Local Government Area of

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FATHER BEATS SON TO DEATH

A father, Rabiu Yusuf(pictured) was on Monday paraded by Bauchi State Police Command for beating his 10-year-old son to death. The 43-year-old whose son, Aliyu Rabiu died in a hospital from the injury he sustained when he was beaten by

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