Tag: suspect

Soludo Attack: Commissioner Kidnapped As Police Confirm Arrest Of Suspect In Anambra

The Anambra State Police Command on Thursday confirmed the abduction of the state’s Commissioner of Public and Utilities, Emeka Ezenwanne. The state’s police spokesperson, Ikenga Tochukwu, stated that Ezenwanne was…

Aborode’s murder: 80-year-old suspect arraigned, remanded in police custody

By Bisi Oladele, Ibadan An octogenarian and chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Igangan, Ibarapa area of Oyo State, identified simply as Pa Olawuwo, has been remanded in…

RRS Operatives nab armed robber, kidnap suspect

By Sunny Nwankwo, Aba The operatives of Rapid Response Squad (RRS), attached to the Abia State Command of the Nigeria Police Force have arrested a male armed robbery suspect identified…

Police declare child traffic suspect wanted in Anambra

By Nwanosike Onu, Awka  A woman alleged to be a notorious child trafficker in Anambra State has been declared wanted. Police said Sabina Izuora was the brain behind selling some…

Benue: Gunmen kill policeman in attack, military neutralise suspect

From Rose Ejembi, Makurdi Gunmen suspected to be loyal to notorious Benue warlord Terwase Akwaza (aka “Gana”) on Thursday morning reportedly raided Tse Harga community in Katsina-Ala, killing the a…

NSCDC parades robbery suspect in Lagos

The Nigerian Security and Civil Defense Corps ( NSCDC), Lagos State Command, on Tuesday paraded a suspect, Junior Erhunmwuse, over robbery. The NSCDC Lagos Commandant, Mr Paul Ayeni, said the…

I was to deliver two human heads in Akure, says suspect

By Osagie Otabor, Akure A 30-year- old Saka Hassan, who was caught with two human heads, has said he was to deliver them to somebody in Akure, capital of Ondo…

‘Agberos’ Create Artificial Gridlocks For Us To Rob — Suspect Tells Police In Lagos

A suspected armed robber in Lagos State, Amos Abayomi, has confessed that he earns a living by dispossessing commuters of their valuables during traffic jams. Abayomi said motor park boys,…

● Soldiers arrest kidnap suspect after collecting N1m ransom

Sunny Nwankwo, Aba   SOLDIERS hooked up to the 144 Battalion at Abayi Ohanze, Abia State have arrested a member of a six-man kidnap gang. The suspect whose title was…

● Why I raped 50 women, robbed over 100 houses – Ondo suspect

Amotekun operatives have arrested a suspected serial rapist Shina Adaramola, 46, in (*50*), headquarters of (*50*) Local Government Area of Ondo State. Mr Adaramola, a bricklayer, throughout interrogation, claimed…

I was under spell, says suspect arrested for ritual mutilation of minor’s genitals

David ADENUGA, Bauchi   ONE of the suspects who allegedly took part in the cutting of the private parts of a six-year old girl for suspected ritual purposes in Bauchi…

Amotekun arrests highway robbery suspect in Ogbomoso

From Oluseye Ojo, Ibadan The Oyo State Security Network, codenamed Amotekun Corps, has arrested one of the suspected highway armed robbers that have been terrorising Ijawaya village on the ever…

Suspect arraigned for illegal firearms possession in Lagos

 

Arson suspect charged in MTA conductor’s dying granted no bail

The disturbed arsonist charged in a subway fire that killed an MTA conductor was ordered held without bail Saturday. A day after his arrest in the case, Nathaniel Avinger, 50,…

Boko Haram Suspect, Aliyu Tashaku Joins APC; To Contest Makurdi/Guma Federal Constituency

A suspected member of the Boko Haram Terrorist group, Alhaji Aliyu Tashaku has officially joined the All Progressives Congress, APC. WITHIN NIGERIA learnt that Tashaku reportedly joined the APC on…