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    Three fake employers nabbed in Borno

    The Borno State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps said it had arrested three herbal medicine vendors who disguised as employers to defraud unemployed youths. The Commandant of the corps, Mr. Ibrahim Abdullahi, disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Maiduguri on Sunday. Abdullahi said the suspects

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    Man sets ablaze Oyo family of seven, five die

    A suspected mentally-ill man at Budo Alaka village in Kisi, in the Oriire Local Government Area  of Oyo State has been accused of setting a house on fire on Sunday, killing five family members, while two survivors of the attack were said to be receiving treatment at Muslim Hospital, Kisi. An eyewitness said the suspect,

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  • Ritualist
    Suspected ritualists slit woman’s throat at farm

    Suspected ritual killers have reportedly slit the throat of a 65-year-old woman, Atisin Opviarho at her farm in Okwagbe, Delta State. The murder occurred on Wednesday, February 15, 2017 in Ughelli South Local Government of the state according to Punch News. A resident of the community who spoke to Punch believe the incident was perpetrated

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  • Rape
    Septuagenarian charged with sexually assaulting teenager

    The Police on Thursday in Lagos arraigned a septuagenarian, Samuel Adesogaat, for allegedly assaulting a neighbour’s 14-year-old daughter sexually. The 75-year-old, who resides at 11, Ifelodun St., Oworonshoki, Lagos, is being tried for sexual assault at an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court. The prosecutor, Sgt. Raphael Donny told the court that the offence was committed sometime

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  • Rape
    Fish seller in court for raping 7-year-old Almajiri

    A Kaduna based non-governmental organization, Arridah Relief Foundation of Nigeria, has dragged a fish seller residing at Maraba Jos, Igabi local government of Kaduna State before a Sharia Court for forcefully having anal sex with a 7 year-old boy. The Chairperson of the NGO, Hajiya Rabi Salisu Ibrahim, disclosed this while briefing journalists in Kaduna.

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  • Police
    Son axes father to death in Jigawa

    The Jigawa Police Command said it had arrested a 25 year-old man, Abdulhamid  Abdullahi, for allegedly killing his 65 year-old father, Abdullahi Shuaibu, with an axe. The Public Relations Officer of the command, Alhaji Jinjiri Abdul, who disclosed this to newsmen on Tuesday in Dutse, said the suspect was arrested in Kirikasamma Local Government Area

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  • Rape
    Man, 30, arraigned for defiling 5-yr-old girl

    A 30-year-old man, identified as McCarthy Kuyemekume, has been arraigned before the Magistrate’s Court in Rumuepirikom in Obio/Akpor Local Government of Rivers State for allegedly raping a five-year-old girl. The accused, who resides at Saviour’s Estate, Nkpor Village in Rumuolumeni, was said to have committed the offence on January 25, 2016 in his brother’s house

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    Two Men In Bloody Fight Over Sex Worker

    Two men, Taiye Ajani and Afeez Ajao have landed in trouble after they and their group engaged in a bloody fight at a popular hotel over a female commercial sex worker. The two randy men were arrested and charged before a Lagos court from where they were remanded in prison custody after they damaged property

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  • Film-maker, Seun Egbegbe, nabbed for alleged N6.3m fraud

    Barely two months after a popular film-maker, Seun Karim, aka Seun Egbegbe, was arrested for allegedly stealing nine iPhones valued at millions of naira, he has returned to a police station for alleged fraud. PUNCH Metro learnt that Egbegbe was arrested around 1pm on Thursday along with one Ayo Oyekan on the Gbagada General Hospital

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