Friday, 24 May, 2024

Category: Crime


The Anambra State Government has vowed to leave no stone unturned in fishing out and prosecuting the killers of Peter Awa, the Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) Ihiala Branch. Awa, who was also a Principal State Counsel, Read more…


From Ifeoma Ejiofor Master Henry Chukwuemeka Okonkwo, the pupil of the Landmark International School Mgbakwu in Awka North LGA, who was reported beaten to coma by a teacher has died. The suspect Mrs Faith Nwoye had earlier been invited by Read more…


German Chancellor Olaf Scholz’s government has made clear that it would cooperate with the International Criminal Court (ICC) if proposed arrest warrants are issued against Israeli leaders over alleged war crimes against the Palestinians. Speaking at a press briefing on Read more…


As CP Itam restates Commitment to sustain Police onslaught Operations and Security/Safety dominance in the State The Policing plan and model on Practical Intelligence, Technology-driven, and Tactical Operations already placed by the Commissioner of Police CP Nnaghe Obono Itam, has Read more…


In an unprecedented move, the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has granted permission to a detained Deputy Commissioner of Police, DCP, Abba Kyari, who is facing drug trafficking charge, to travel to his hometown to bury his mother. The court, Read more…


Palpable fear has gripped communities in  Plateau State after unmen suspected to be bandits attacked Zurak and Bankalala villages in Bashar District of Wase local government area of Plateau State, killing more than 50 residents, including vigilantes, and injuring others Read more…


The Oba of Benin, Ewuare II, has accused the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission of aiding crimes in the country. The monarch made the allegations when he received the new Benin Zonal Director of EFCC, Effa Okim, in his palace Read more…


From Ifeoma Ejiofor Barr Peter Awah, the Director of Public Prosecution for Anambra State and immediate Vice Chairman of the Nigeria Bar Association(NBA) Ihiala branch, has been shot dead by unknown gunmen. Sources claimed that the lawyer was killed in Read more…


Suspected warlords early, yesterday, attacked Ikachi village in the Akparata area of Effium in Ohaukwu Local Government Area of Ebonyi State, killing two persons and destroying property worth millions of naira. It was learned that the two killed were beheaded Read more…


The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), has arrested four members of a syndicate in Lagos where a Sports Utility Vehicle was recovered and two houses already traced to them sealed for forfeiture to the federal government. This is even Read more…


From Ifeoma Ejiofor The people of Amakor Nanka in Orumba North LGA of Anambra State have refuted alleged sand mining in their community, warning peddlers of such allegations to desist forthwith. Some group of individuals in the community had accused Read more…


Dangote refinery plans to buy 24 million barrels of crude from the United States over the next year as it increases processing rates. According to a report on Thursday by Bloomberg, the plant issued a “term tender” for the purchase Read more…