Category: Crime

Supervisor, Attendant Fingered in Petrol Station Robbery

*By Emmanuel Edom* Like the proverbial dog that ate a bone hung on its neck, a supervisor and his fuel pump Attendant, identified as Daniel Freedom and Mike Charles...

Killer of DSS Officer, 50 Others Identified in Cross River

•BY AKPAN EDEM in Calabar • The Cross River State Police Command has paraded the killer of a DSS personnel as well as about 58 other suspected criminals in Calabar....

NSCDC Recovers 200 Drums of Adulterated Crude in Cross River 

BY AKPAN EDEM in Calabar Men of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps in Calabar have recovered no fewer than 200 drums of adulterated crude oil at the creeks of...

UN Calls for Check on Borno, Kaduna Attacks

*Says killing of farmers by Boko Haram may aggravate food crisis The United Nations (UN) has expressed grave concern over recent sectarian and communal killings in Borno...

Navy Seize 210 Bags of Smuggled Rice, Apprehend 3 Suspect

The Nigerian Navy, Forward Operating Base, Ibaka, Mbo local government area, Akwa Ibom State have seized 210 bags of smuggled rice from three suspects, along with a...

Navy Arrest 6 Suspects over Bunkering, Seize Truckloads of Illegal AGO

•BY AKPAN EDEM in Uyo • The Nigerian Navy Ship, Jubilee,Ikot Abasi has arrested six suspects in connection with illegal oil bunkering and seized three truckloads of...

Another Fleeing Kidnapping Emperor, Others in Police Net

By Emmanuel Edo A notorious gang of inter- state kidnappers led by their emperor and Baron, who thought that a change of their crime location from Imo to Lagos state...

1,300 Displaced By Boko Haram in Weekend’s Attacks, Says NEMA

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on Sunday said 1,300 persons were displaced in weekend’s attacks on Borno State by Boko Haram. The agency, in a...

Fayose Must Not Die in Your Custody, Timi Frank Warns EFCC

•Accuses Buhari of persecution •BY AYODELE ABERE in Ado Ekiti• The immediate past Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC),...

North East Would Feel the Murder of Our Health Workers, Says ICRC

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) said the killing of two of it’s health workers held hostage by the terrorist group, Islamic State of West Africa...