Category: Crime

HURIWA Condemns Killings in Anambra By Armed Fulani 

•Deplores Govt’s ineptitude on Zamfara massacres• Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), one of the foremost non-governmental organisations in...

Islamic State, Claims Killing of Canadian in Burkina Faso

The terrorist group, the Islamic State, has claimed to have kidnapped and killed a Canadian citizen in Burkina Faso in January, but security sources said they believed...

How Islamist Insurgencies Feed Age-old Conflicts in Nigeria, Others

Alassane Dicko used to lead his cattle each day through the grasslands of central Mali until gunmen burned down his village and took all his animals. Now he lives on the...

Bank ATM Cards Thief, Six Motor Cycle Snatching Gang Nabbed By IRT

By Emmanuel Edom in Lagos• Commercial banks and their numerous customers may now heave a sigh of relief, following the arrest of an alleged notorious member of Bank...

Fake USA Visa ‘Expert’ to Spend One Year in Prison

By Emmanuel Edom in Lagos• A Fake United States of America (USA) Visa fraudster, Bello Nosiru Yinka, is to spend one year in prison for procuring fake traveling...

EFCC Arraigns A Woman for Investment Hoax Worth N21.9m

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Tuesday arraigned a woman, Jallaba Mala Bukar before a Maiduguri High Court over defraud of N21.9 million on an...

Cameroon Continues to Maintain its Death Spiral

Despite somewhat slipping from global headlines in recent weeks, Cameroon has nonetheless maintained its death spiral. The root cause of the crisis can be unequivocally...

Five Farmers Killed By Land Mine In Borno

No fewer than five farmers have killed by land mine in Borno State. They were said to have been killed when the truck bringing them and their produces hit a land mine...

STRANGE: Medical Doctor Runs  Berserk, Private Part Rots After ‘Yahoo’ Fraudsters Forced her to Wear Old Pant

•BY EMMANUEL EDOM in Lagos• Strange and unbelievable as it sounds, the weird stories of Women pants being used for rituals, has been proven to be true. Special...

R Kelly: R&B Singer Charged with Sexual Abuse in Chicago

American R&B singer, R Kelly has been charged with 10 counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse, at least nine of which involve minors. The R&B star, whose real...