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Police nabs 27-year-old pickpocket with 240 phones

Ayomide Sikiru, a 27-year-old pickpocket arrested by the men of Rapid Response Squad (RRS), has confessed that he has stolen over 240 mobile phones...

EFCC picks nine suspected Yahoo-Yahoo boys in Minna

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has arrested nine internet fraud suspects. EyewitnessMedia gathered that they were apprehended on Monday, in an early morning...

Senate issues warrant of arrest on fainting Pondei, others over embezzled NDDC N6.2 billion

The Senate through its Committee on Ethics, Privileges and Public Petitions has issued a warrant of arrest on the interim management of the Niger...

EFCC drags Ogun socialite to court over N35m scam

The Ibadan Zonal Office of  Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Monday, arraigned one Mary Maisirat Akerele on a five count charge bordering...

Police nabs lorry load of ‘covid-19 palliatives mattresses’, arrest two

Men of the Bayelsa Police Command has intercepted a truckload of mattresses suspected to be stolen “Covid-19 palliatives”, in Yenagoa, the state capital and...

Not all bandits are criminals – Zamfara Gov exonerates alleged criminals

The governor of Zamfara State, Bello Matawalle, has exonerated those alleged to have committed several criminal offenses, stating that not all bandits who terrorise...

EFCC arrests medical doctor, 17 others over Yahoo-Yahoo

Operatives of the Uyo Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC on Wednesday, arrested a 28-year-old medical practitioner, Chijioke Precious and...

Again! Bandits in Army uniforms storm Niger school, kidnap many students

A large number of students, whose exact figure, is yet unknown, have been abducted by armed bandits who wore military uniforms, at Government Science...

Justice has not been served, Magu protests replacement as EFCC boss

The suspended Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu on Tuesday protested his replacement by President Muhammadu Buhari, lamenting...

Killer of Jumia agent to die by firing squad

Justice Chigozie Igwe of the Rivers State High Court sitting in Port Harcourt has sentenced the killer of Jumia delivery agent Chukwuma Eleje to...

Unveil names of Fulani herders undergoing trials, presidency urges police

The Presidency, on Monday, urged the Nigeria Police Force to publish the names of Fulani herders undergoing trials in various states of the Federation. EyewitnessMedia...

Nigerian trader bags life imprisonment in Tanzania over drug trafficking

A clothing retailer in Abuja, Nigeria's capital, Mike Nwankwo has been sentenced to life imprisonment by the High Court of Tanzania, after finding him...

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Oyo Uber driver bags jail term over Yahoo-Yahoo

One Michael Tosin Lawal, an Uber driver, was on Monday sentenced to three-months in prison by Justice M. A. Odegbola of the Oyo State...

“Law breakers won’t go scot-free” – Oyo Gov vows, invites CP over arrest of Wakili, OPC

Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde has vowed that those who break laws in their conducts on the recent twist in the security situation in...

Kwara govt reverses self, shuts 10 schools over hijab controversy

The Kwara State Ministry of Education has reversed its decision to reopen the 10 grant-aided schools, where the use of hijab is disputed. EyewitnessMedia gathered...

Covid-19 vaccine: Buhari, Osinbajo took malaria injections, Pastor Giwa warns followers

Senior Pastor of Awaiting The Second Coming Of Christ Ministry, Adewale Giwa has dismissed the COVID-19 vaccination of President Muhammadu Buhari and his Vice,...