Category Archives: Crime Guard

Ernest made me steal Mohammed’s money —Musa

Another suspect, 29-year-old Musa Maidababara, a native of Gombe State, was a   graduate of Quantity Survey, Nigeria Army   Institute of Technology and Environmental Studies, Benue State. He was enlisted into the Nigeria Army in    2010 , and was   serving at   the Nigeria Army 3rd  Division , Jos, Plateau State.   In his own confession, he […]

Evans, suspected kidnapper, asks for bail

Suspected billionaire kidnapper, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, a.k.a Evans, has asked the Lagos Federal High court to grant him bail. Evans Evans and his accomplices in October at the Ikeja High Cour had made a u-turn and pleaded not guilty to a two-count charge of kidnapping and conspiracy preferred against them by the Lagos State government. The government […]

Mob lynches 3 men over Okada theft in Ondo

…as Police fume over jungle justice; threaten arrests By Dayo Johnson Akure — A mob, yesterday, lynched two brothers and one other robbery suspect in Akure, the Ondo State capital, causing panic and tension across the state. Okada riders protesting in Ondo Vanguard gathered that the suspected bandits stole two motorcycles at gunpoint along Aratusi Street, Oke-Aro […]

Mother of 4 jailed 10 years for drug trafficking

By Onozure Dania Lagos—A 56-year-old mother of four, Oluwayemisi Owolabi, was yesterday sentenced to 10 years imprisonment by a Federal High Court, sitting in Lagos, over cocaine trafficking. Justice Rilwan Aikawa convicted and sentenced Owolabi after she pleaded guilty to one-count charge of drug trafficking preferred against her by the National Drug Laws Enforcement Agency, […]

Epileptic man butchers friend in Ogun

By Daud Olatunji ABEOKUTA—A middle-aged man, identified as Adewale Odunlade, yesterday reportedly hacked his friend, Moruf Lawal to death in Atan in Ado-Odo/Ota local government area of Ogun State. Vanguard learnt that the suspect, who was suffering from epilepsy, reportedly butchered Lawal to pieces after a disagreement. It was gathered that both Odunlade and his […]