Category: Crime

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has arrested Abumere Joseph Osagie, deputy director, regional tax office, Federal Inland Revenue Service, FIRS, in a case of abuse of office and bribery. The suspect was arrested following a complaint about his attempt to extort a university proprietor N5million, a statement by the spokesperson for the EFCC,…

c An operative of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Abdulrahman Mohammed Biu, a deputy detective superintendent, has been arrested for offences bordering on extortion, influence peddling and impersonation, the commission said in a statement Friday. The officer was arrested on Monday following intelligence report alleging that he extorted $150,000 from some military officers on…

Another woman in Lagos is in very serious trouble with the authorities for brutalising her young house boy for allegedly stealing meat from her soup pot. Read More: “Child Abuse: Police arrest trader who poured hot water on 12-old boy over N100” The woman whose name was given as Mama Ebuka, according to her neighbours,…

An ex-convict who was arrested for armed robbery by the Lagos State Police Command, Ayodeji Bakare, has challenged the Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, to give him a loan to start up a business and see if he will go back to stealing. The Punch reports that the 23-year-old suspect who had spent some years…

It was like madness had come over 50-year-old Dayo Kamorudeen, a taxi driver in the Lekki area of Lagos, when he heard the most shocking secret his wife of more than 20 years had been keeping from him. According to Kamorudeen, it appeared that a spell had been placed upon his wife when she told…