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Police arrest suspeted gunrunner and a Nollywood producer over alleged illegal possession of arms in Delta

Suspected gunrunner, Chief Otuya Josiah The Delta State Police Command has arrested a suspected gunrunner, Chief Otuya Josiah and a Nollywood producer/actor, Mike Omoruyi, in Ukwuani Local Government Area of the state.   The acting spokesperson of the command, DSP Bright Edafe, who disclosed this in a statement on Saturday June 19, said that suspected gunrunner was […]

Uganda singer, Vinka, delivers brutal double-kick at a male fan who touched her private part on stage (Video)

Ugandan singer, Vinka delivered a brutal double-kick at a male fan who touched her private part as she performed on stage in South Sudan.   The singer and mother of one, whose real name is Veronica Luggya was performing at a show when a male fan stretched his hands and touched her private parts.   Without wasting […]

President Buhari’s son-in-law declared wanted by ICPC over $65m ‘fraud’

Gimba Yau Kumo, son-in-law of President Muhammadu Buhari has been declared wanted by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) over an alleged $65 million fraud.   In a statement released by spokesperson of the agency Azuka Ogugua, it was gathered that Kumo who is the former managing director of the Federal Mortgage Bank […]

Fake EFCC operatives busted while trying to extort a Lagos resident with armed policemen (video)

Two fake operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission have been busted while trying to extort a Lagos resident with armed policemen.   Twitter user, Samuel Otigba who shared a video from the scene, said one of the fake operatives tried escaping by jumping from a 4 storey but fell into the electric fence. They […]

Police parade 20-year-old suspected killer of job seeker, Iniubong Umoren (photos)

Uduak Frank Akpan, the principal suspect in the gruesome murder of job seeker and graduate of Philosophy, Iniubong Umoren, was paraded alongside his father, before newsmen at the Akwa Ibom State Police Headquarters, Uyo today, May 14.   Rumor was rife online on Thursday, May 13, that Akpan had committed suicide. To dispel the rumors, […]

Update: Judge rules Derek Chauvin qualifies for a longer sentence in murder of George Floyd

  Former Minneapolis police officer, Derek Chauvin could face up to 30 years in prison after a Minnesota judge ruled there were four aggravating factors in the murder of George Floyd.   Chauvin was convicted of two counts of murder and one count of manslaughter last month for kneeling on the neck and back of […]

NDLEA arrests former Local Government Vice Chairman with cocaine concealed in pairs of slippers at Lagos airport

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has arrested a former Vice Chairman of Lagos Island East Local Council Development Area (LCDA), Asekun Kehinde Sakiru.   Asekun was nabbed by NDLEA operatives at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Ikeja, Lagos, with cocaine concealed in pairs of slippers.   Spokesman of the of the anti-narcotics agency, […]

Federal grand jury indicts Derek Chauvin and three former officer for violating George Floyd’s constitutional rights

A federal grand jury has indicted Derek Chauvin and three other former Minneapolis police officers on charges of violating George Floyd’s civil rights during the arrest that led to his death last year. Chauvin, 45, Tou Thao, 35, and J. Alexander Kueng, 27, were each charged with two counts of deprivation of rights under color […]

Woman ‘kills’ man and his dog in a hit and run accident while fleeing from another hit and run

A woman has been arrested after allegedly running over and killing a man and his dog in a hit-and-run incident while fleeing at a high speed from another hit-and-run incident.   The incident occurred on the evening of Sunday, April 25, shortly before 8 p.m. in Sandy Springs, Georgia.   Police responded to the hit-and-run […]

Gunmen raze Federal High court Abakaliki (photos)

The Federal High Court complex in Abakaliki, the Ebonyi State capital, has been attacked by yet-to-be-identified gunmen.     The assailants stormed the court complex in the early hours of Tuesday April 27, shooting sporadically before setting the library and security sections of the building on fire. The building is located along the Enugu/Abakaliki Highway opposite the […]

Palace of Igwe Ifitedunu in Dunukofia razed by unknown gunmen

The palace of Igwe Ifitedunu in Dunukofia local government area of Anambra State, has been razed down by unknown Gunmen. According to reports, gunmen stormed the palace in the early hours of today, April 26, setting it ablaze.   This attack comes barely 48 hours after gunmen also attacked the country home of the Imo state […]

NURTW members and Okada riders clash near LASU (video)

Gunshots were heard on Monday April 26, as Members of National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) and Okada riders clashed around Iyana Oba market which is few meters away from Lagos state university.   Though what led to the incident is still unclear at the moment, eyewitnesses said security operatives have been making efforts to […]

Oko Poly student allegedly stabbed to death by caretaker over water

  A caretaker of one of the off campus lodges at the Federal Polytechnic Oko, has allegedly stabbed a student to death over issues surrounding the pumping of water.   The deceased identified as Abuchi, an ND2 student of the Department of Public Administration was stabbed on the neck by the caretaker at Currency Lodge on […]

Five suspected cultists arrested at initiation ground in Ekiti

Five suspected cultists who claimed to be students of the Ekiti State University (EKSU) have been arrested during an initiation ceremony held in a bush behind the school campus.   The state police spokesperson, Sunday Abutu said the Police Rapid Response Team acted on a tip-off and burst into the initiation venue to stall the exercise.   Those […]

Woman ambushed and shot dead her ex-girlfriend on NYC street

A woman was seen in a chilling video killing her ex-girlfriend on a Brooklyn, New York street.   Nichelle Thomas, 52, was shot in the head just before 1 p.m. Wednesday, April 21, outside a bodega at Fourth Avenue and St. Marks Place in Park Slope.   The shooting was captured on surveillance video. it shows a […]

Ghanaian man allegedly kills his girlfriend for denying him sex

A 42-year-old man identified as Papa Gyabi has been arrested for allegedly killing his girlfriend with a hammer after he claims she denied him sex. The incident happened in Shama-Kumasi in the Western region of Ghana in the early hours of Saturday, April 24.   It was gathered that the incident which occurred shortly after midnight […]

Bandits attack church in Kaduna, kill medical doctor, abduct four worshippers

Bandits attacked Haske Baptist Church at Manini Tasha village, Kuriga Ward of Chikun local government area of Kaduna State killing a medical doctor while four worshippers were reportedly abducted.   A survivor, Yakubu Bala, said the bandits stormed the church on motorcycles around 9 am on Sunday morning, April 25  and shot sporadically at the worshipers. […]

Security agents kill IPOB militia commander and others in sting operation (photos)

Operatives of the Nigeria Police Force and their counterparts from the Nigerian Army and DSS in a joint operation on Saturday, April 24, stormed the operational headquarters of Insurgents (IPOB Militias) in Awomama Village Oru East LGA of Imo State.   According to police sources, the Insurgents are responsible for the attack on the Imo […]

Gunmen raze Governor Hope Uzodinma’s country home, kill two of his security aides (videos)

Unknown gunmen attacked the country home of Imo state governor, Hope Uzodinma in Omuma in Oru East local government area of the state. The attack happened in the early hours of today April 24.   Two of his security aides were killed by the gunmen who also set the building on fire. Cars and other valuables […]

Shocking video of three suspected “Yahoo boys” caught bathing at a cemetery

A shocking video has emerged online of three young men suspected to be “Yahoo boys” bathing at a cemetery while tying red clothing around their waists.   The footage was captured by a stunned individual who appeared to be filming the whole episode from an uncompleted building.   In the viral video, one of the […]

Texas school teacher is suspended after taking a photo with her foot on the neck of a black pupil, 10, on the day of Derek Chauvin’s guilty verdict

  A teacher in Texas has been suspended after she pictured herself placing her foot on the neck of a black ten-year-old boy in the wake of Derek Chauvin’s guilty verdict.   The unnamed teacher from Lamar Elementary in Greenville is on administrative leave after the photo was taken on Tuesday April 20 and posted […]

Ex- Minneapolis police officer, Derek Chauvin pictured in new mugshot after George Floyd conviction

The Minnesota Department of Corrections has released a new mugshot of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin after he was booked into prison on Tuesday, April 20, following his conviction for the murder of George Floyd.   The booking photo, released on Wednesday morning, shows Chauvin with his short gray hair and orange prison garb […]

Virginia Police officer is fired for giving $25 to Kenosha shooter Kyle Rittenhouse’s legal fund with note saying ‘you did nothing wrong’

  Kyle Rittenhouse. A Virginia police officer has been fired for donating $25 to Kenosha shooter Kyle Rittenhouse’s legal fund with a note saying ‘you’ve done nothing wrong.’   Norfolk Police Lt. William Kelly anonymously gave $25 to a fundraiser for Rittenhouse in September, using his city email address, according to The Guardian.   The […]

Girl, 13, has hair ripped from her scalp by bullies after school (video)

A 13-year-old girl was attacked and had her hair ripped out by a gang of children while others filmed the attack on their phones after school.   Olivia McKenna was walking home in Liverpool Monday afternoon, April 19, when her mum says she was attacked by a mob of youngsters, Echo reports.   The brutal assault, […]

National Sports Festival: Team Ogun assault referee and their opponents after being defeated by Team Lagos in boxing tournament (video)

A chaotic scene was recorded at the ongoing National Sports Festival taking place in Edo, as Team Ogun attacked the referee and their opponents after being defeated by Team Lagos in a boxing tournament.   Members of Team Ogun launched the physical attack and also destroyed things at the venue after accusing the referee of being biased.   […]

Bandits reportedly kill eight in Katsina communities

Armed bandits have reportedly killed eight persons in two communities in Faskari Local Government Area of Katsina State.   It was gathered that bandits attacked Sabon Bilbis community on Friday morning, April 9 and killed four youths.   PUNCH reported that bandits also stormed Yar Marafa Village, in Yar Malami ward on Saturday night, April 10, and started shooting […]

Man spotted cutting rail lines into different sizes in Enugu

An unidentified man has been spotted cutting rail lines into different sizes at Holyghost area in Enugu state.   @Vicmela who asked for security operatives to be deployed to the scene, said the “man and his team” carry the rail lines to an unknown location after cutting it into different sizes.   He tweeted;   […]

Two teenage boys arrested for allegedly killing a friend for money ritual in Ghana (video)

The police in Ghana have arrested two teenagers for allegedly killing their friend for ritual purposes today April 3.   According to reports online, the young boys lured their deceased friend to Volta Region where they killed him and were in the process of taking his body to a herbalist when they were apprehended.   In a video […]

Serial killer cultists apprehended in Lagos (photos)

The Police detectives attached to Sagamu Road Division, led by the Divisional Police Officer, Sagamu Road, Ikorodu, have apprehended a wanted serial killer cultist, Segun Agodo, in Odongunyan area of Ikoodu, Lagos State today April 4.   A statement released by the spokesperson of the state police command, Olumuyiwa Adejobi, states that Segun, a senior member […]

Gunmen kill chairman of Waterways Security in Bayelsa

Gunmen have killed the chairman of Bayelsa State Waterway Security (West District) Gen. Frank Seide.   It was gathered that the deceased popularly known as General Frank, was shot dead by some gunmen in his hometown, Bilabiri community, in Ekeremor Local Government Area of Bayelsa State on Thursday night, April 1.   It is not clear if […]

Police uncover secret Instagram group where teenage girls as young as 12 prepare and plan to commit suicide

Police have uncovered a secret Instagram group named ‘suicide’ involving twelve girls, aged between 12 and 16 years old across southern England, where the young girls plan to have “suicidal crises” and “serious self-harm”. According to the BBC, the police investigation discovered the online group when three of the girls went missing and were found […]

Man asked to sing after he was allegedly caught stealing in a hostel (video)

A man was forced to sing after he was allegedly caught stealing in a hostel in University of Education, Winneba, Ghana.   According to reports, the alleged thief used to be in a singing group.   In a video shared online after he was allegedly caught in the act, the man is seen reciting a […]

Asian American woman brutally attacked on her way to church after being told “you don’t belong here” (video)

A 65-year-old Asian American woman on her way to church was brutally attacked by a man who told her “you don’t belong here.”   Surveillance video shows a man kick the woman to the ground in front of Hell’s Kitchen on West 43rd Street, New York, before stomping on her several times, including her head. […]

We have traces of the sponsors of those who came here – Governor Umahi reacts to the killing of 15 persons by suspected herdsmen in Ebonyi community

Ebonyi state governor, Dave Umahi, has condemned the killing of no fewer than 15 persons in Egedegede community in the Ishielu Local Government Area of the state by suspected herdsmen.   LIB had earlier reported that many people have been killed following an attack launched by suspected Fulani herdsmen in four villages in Ebonyi State. The affected villages […]

NDLEA intercepts over N2bn worth of illicit drugs at Lagos airport

Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, have intercepted illicit drugs worth over N2billion at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, MMIA, Ikeja, Lagos and three suspected traffickers were arrested.     A statement released by the spokesperson of the agency, Femi Babafemi, states that one of the suspects, Aniede Chimezie Bright was arrested […]