Category Archives: murder

7 IPOB members in court over alleged murder, kidnapping

Aba(Abia) – Seven suspected members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) were on Monday arraigned in an Aba North Magistrates’ Court on a 12-count charge bordering on murder, arson and possession of dangerous weapons. IPOB members at Federal High Court Abuja. Photo by Gbemiga Olamikan. The defendants are: Chinonso Ude, 30; Maduabuchi Echereodo, 25; […]

Suspected Badoo member arraigned for attempted murder

…Another for alleged attempt to kidnap toddler Lagos—A 28-year-old suspected Badoo cult member, Ahmed Adeleke, who allegedly attempted to kill a teenage girl with a grindstone like object in an Ikorodu church, was on Monday brought before an Ebute Meta Chief Magistrates’ Court, Lagos. File: 37 suspects, including five suspected Badoo members, being paraded by […]

University professor, Oxford employee arrested in Chicago murder

US authorities have arrested employees of two prestigious universities accused in the grisly stabbing death of a Chicago hairstylist, following Friday’s nationwide manhunt. Wyndham Lathem, 42, of Northwestern University in Chicago and Andrew Warren, 56, of Oxford University in England, were in police custody in Oakland, California, according to a tweet from a Chicago police […]

How 19-yr-old gagged, abandoned 2-month-old baby to die

By Evelyn Usman LAGOS—A teenager, who allegedly attempted to murder her two-month-old baby, was arrested by the Police in Lagos, yesterday. The 19-year-old nursing mother, Adebayo Ayomide, allegedly gagged the baby, dumped her in a bush in Ikorodu to die and fled to Bariga. The secondary school drop-out, as gathered, was impregnated by another 19-year-old […]