Category: Crime

Gunmen storm IDP camp, kill 29 in their sleep

Gunmen yesterday stormed an Internally Displaced Persons’ (IDPs) camp in Nkiedonwhro village, Bassa Local Government Area, Plateau State, killing 29 inmates. The victims were among the over 100 villagers taking refuge at the camp, a primary school. Eyewitnesses said the…
Magu reveals where corrupt Nigerians invest their loot

Ibrahim Magu, the Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crime Commission, EFCC, has revealed where corrupt Nigerians invest the proceeds of their loots. The EFCC boss disclosed that these corrupt Nigerians use the proceeds of their loots to purchase…
Arrest EFCC boss, Magu – Reps order

The House of Representatives Committee on Public Petitions on Tuesday issued an arrest warrant against the Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Mr. Ibrahim Magu, for refusing to appear before it. The committee had, several times, invited…
Police intercept two vehicles carrying arms in Zamfara State

The Zamfara State Police Command on Wednesday intercepted two vehicles carrying arms in different parts of the state. The spokesman of the command, Mr Muhammad Shehu, confirmed the development in Gusau. He told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that…
Turkey vows to fish out exporters of illegal arms to Nigeria

Turkish Ambassador to Nigeria Mr. Halal Cakil yesterday assured Nigeria that his country will fish out the criminals behind the shipping of illegal arms to Lagos port.The envoy gave the assurance when he met with the management of the Nigeria…
Police discover large firearms factory in Zuba

Police Commissioner in FCT, Sadiq Abubakar Bello, has announced the discovery of a factory where illegal firearms were stored in Zuba area. This is contained in a statement on Friday by DSP Anjuguri Manzah, spokesman of the command. It said…
Fulani Herdsmen Are Criminals, Not Terrorists Like IPOB – FG

The federal government of Nigeria, Thursday, said that the rampaging Fulani herdsmen reported to have killed lives and raped women as well as destroyed farmers’ farmlands in some states in the country are not terrorists but simply criminals.The federal government,…
I’ll Not Go On Exile – IPOB Leader Nnamdi Kanu

The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) Nnamdi Kanu has declared that he will not embark on an exile following threats of his rearrest by the federal government. Kanu also said that the IPOB is the most vibrant…
Treasury looters sponsoring IPOB – FG

The Federal Government has said the Indigenous People of Biafra is being sponsored by certain disgruntled elements to sabotage the Buhari administration, under the guise of fighting for the rights of the people of the South-East.The Minister of Information and…