Category Archives: Crime Alert

12 minors charged with cultism in Lagos

By Onozure Dania Lagos—A 15-year-old student and 11 other minors, students of a Junior Secondary School in Mushin, were, yesterday, charged before an Ikeja Chief Magistrate’s court by the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, SARS, Ikeja, for alleged cultism. The other 11 students are between 16 and 17 years old. A shrine in the kidnappers’ den The […]

Gov Ayade takes Joy Odama’s murder case to President Buhari

By Gabriel Ewepu ABUJA—GOVERNOR Ben Ayade of Cross River State, yesterday, vowed to take the case of murdered 200 Level student of the Department of Mass Communication, Cross River State University of Technology, CRUTECH, Joy Odama, to President Muhammadu Buhari. Governor Ayade spoke through the Director General, Due Process and Price Intelligence Bureau, Governor’s Office, […]

EFCC arrests man for alleged visa scam

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has arrested one Akomolehin Johnson Olusesan a suspected Visa racketeer. Visa Scammer The suspect, a self styled Canadian citizen was arrested following a petition to the Commission on his alleged involvement in the issuance of fake Canadian visa to unsuspecting members of the public. Olusesan was said to […]

Customs impounds 13 bullet proof cars, 5 others in Abuja

By Emma Ujah, Abuja Bureau Chief ABUJA—The Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, has seized 18 smuggled exotic cars from an Abuja-based car dealer., 13 of which are bullet-proof. car Comptroller-General of Customs, Col. Hameed Ali (retd), told journalists in Abuja, yesterday, that the importer did not obtain clearance from the Office of the National Security Adviser, […]

Ritualist den uncovered in Lagos

…Irate mob lynch two suspected ritualists , injure two policemen By Evelyn Usman There was commotion today at Ojokoro , along  Lagos /Abeokuta expressway, after an underground ritualists den was uncovered. Consequently, two suspected ritualists were set ablaze by an angry mob while two policemen who attempted to prevent one o f the suspects from […]