Tuesday September 2nd, 2014
Tuesday September 2nd, 2014
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Man arrested for blackmailing women with their nude videos

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Iweka Nnamd

This admonition is coming on the heels of the arrest of a 32-year-old man who allegedly impersonates prominent Nigerians on facebook, using the medium as adverts for business transactions.

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Two killed, royal father escapes death… as oil money sparks trouble

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*The house razed during mayhem

IT was a bloody Sunday in a sleepy community called Azagba, in Uhumnwonde Local Government Council of Edo State, when suspected thugs stormed the community and unleashed mayhem on the people. Three people were shot dead while several others are receiving treatment in hospital. Residents have fled due to fear of fresh attack.

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“I am in Rivers State to do a professional job” – CP Ogunsakin

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Tunde Ogunsaki

As a Commissioner of Police in charge of the Special Fraud Unit at Milverton Street, Ikoyi, Lagos State, Tunde Ogunsakin held sway with an unwavering candour and astuteness coupled with a tenacity of purpose, he has been riding the crest of success.

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Police, magistrate fight over discharge of kidnap suspects

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CP-Aduba,-Delta

ON March 21, the presiding Magistrate, Otor-Udu Magistrate Court, Delta State, His Worship, Duku Tadafe (Mrs) erred in law when she discharged and acquitted a kidnap suspect, Mrs. Grace Obi, who was arraigned in her court with Ogbona Onu for allegedly masterminding her own kidnap and collecting N1.5 million from her husband, Mr. Jude Obi, a staff of Department of Petroleum Resources, DPR.

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How hoodlums butchered man over farmland

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Edo-land-crisis

Youths from Iviukha in Weppa Wanno community in Etsako East Local Government Council of Edo State are beating war drums following the death of one of their sons, Oseni Ekhameye who died as a result of injuries he sustained when people from Ikpele in Okpekpe clan attacked him while working in his farm land.

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I have forgiven my rapists, abductors — female evangelist

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Rape victim

A Lagos based female evangelist (names witheheld), recently kidnapped and gang raped by her abductors around Ogijo area of Ikorodu Lagos, left everyone speechless when she told two of her abductors arrested by the Lagos State Police command that she had forgiven them for their sins.

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How my sister sold me with pregnancy for N100,000—Victim

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The Victims

A 23-year-old pregnant woman, Jennifer Ogbonna, raised the emotion of people recently at Zone 2, Police Headquarters, Abeokuta, Ogun State, when she narrated how her sister tricked her into slavery and sold her off with her 7-month old pregnancy. She was then transported from Aba to Abeokuta after a couple who allegedly specialized in buying human beings from all parts of the country paid N100,000 to her sister.

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How we chased kidnappers, baby factory operators out of town – Gov. Orji

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tHEO-Orji

To Chief Theodore Orji, the governor of Abia State, what is uppermost on his mind is to complete his transformation agenda for the state before he leaves office in 2015. After a project tour of Abia State, the governor took time out to field questions from Sunday Vanguard on issues ranging from his successor to the steps taken by his administration to transform the state. He also spoke on the challenges posed by kidnappers and baby factory operators in Abia.

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The Imo police story of ambush and sting, by CP Ali

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*CP Abdul Mahid Ali

His task as the Commissioner of Police in-charge of Explosive Ordinance Device, EOD, was tasking. He was, however, able to surmount the challenges at a time insurgency was at its apogee. Suddenly, he was posted to Imo State as the police helmsman, a state facing kidnapping and armed robbery challenges, among others. His choice was seen as a step in the right direction based on the achievements he recorded while heading EOD. CP Abdul Mahid Ali bared his mind to our Crime Editor, Emma Nnadozie, in Owerri. Excerpts:

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Policeman’s children, cultists beat pregnant woman to coma, attack husband

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Mrs. James on hospital bed

Medical doctors in an undisclosed private hospital at Idimu area of Lagos, are currently battling to save the life of a pregnant woman, Mrs. Gloria James who was allegedly beaten to a state of coma by children of a Mobile Policeman attached to MOPOL 20, Inspector Richard Ekpo, last Friday.

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Ritual killers on the prowl in Enugu

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Ngozi Eze deceased and from top left: Ibekwe Eya, Eugene Ukwueze, Kenneth Idoko

Things seem to be falling apart in Igbo Eze North Local Government Area of Enugu State, following the discovery of the decomposing body of a lady, four days after she was declared missing.

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‘Police on the trail of Kaduna mass killers’

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kaduna-crisis-new

Kaduna State Commissioner of Police (CP), Umar Shehu, on Wednesday, marked his first month in office parading armed robbery suspects among others. But he confessed he had not been able to make any arrest over the attack that killed scores of villagers in Kaura Local Government Area (LGA) of the state, and the banditry that almost on daily basis happens in communities in Birnin Gwari LGA.

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The true face of horror in Ibadan! Bow, knife expose herdsmen as suspects

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SOKA-1

Everybody who got to the ‘evil forest’ in Ibadan, Oyo State capital where hundreds of people have been killed by kidnappers was stunned to speechlessness seeing the number of decomposed bodies of victims.

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u-n-b-e-l-i-e-v-a-b-l-e! Yahoo-Yahoo turns diabolic!

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*End of the road for suspected fraudsters

The war against Cyber crime otherwise known as yahoo yahoo, by security agents in Nigeria may take a long time to be won, if the confession of a 25-year-old alleged internet fraudster is anything to go by.

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Policeman,suspected pipeline vandal killed in Lagos

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Victory Estate in Iba local Council Development Area of Lagos State was last Friday shaken to its very foundation following sporadic gunshots later discovered to be between pipeline vandals and policemen.

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Police promotions: Jubilations galore across formations in the country

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*grandaunts

From the East to West, North to South, regardless of continued threats by the dreaded Boko Haram insurgents, Police formations went agog with jubilation soon after the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Abubakar, released lists of those elevated to wear new ranks in the force.

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‘Chained to the floor for four years!’

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SOLDIER-toon

Lance Corporal Matthew Isabu (93NA/35/1993), who claimed to have served in 1 Division Workshop of Nigerian Army, alleges that he has been tortured since December 2000 when a scuffle with an air force sergeant reportedly led to his death. His story:

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Uneasy calm at Ladipo market

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Traders at the popular Ladipo Market in Lagos are threatening a showdown with their leaders following what they described as the ‘imposition of non-traders’ on them by government. To this end, they have vowed to resist attempts by the present leadership to alienate those they claim were genuine traders whom they elected to lead them.

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Why I stole my boss’ Honda SUV – Suspect

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The recovered SUV and the suspect

The Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad, FEDSARS, Adeniji-Adele, Lagos, recently paraded some suspects allegedly involved in different crimes ranging from robbery, diversion of goods and receiving stolen goods operating within Lagos, Oyo, Ondo and Ogun States. Among the suspects was a 39-year-old technician and driver, Adeleke Ayodele.

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Police nearly tortured suspect to death – Defence counsel

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A defence counsel, Mr. Spurgeon Ataene, has told a Lagos High Court, Igbosere, that one Esther Ihedinma was tortured almost to the point of death by the police, in a bid to have her sign a statement written by an Investigating Police Officer, IPO.

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Family of slain Niger Delta youth leader wants govt to fish out killers

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THE Family and community members of the slain President of the Niger Delta Youth Movement, NDYM, in Warri South Local Government Area, Comrade Ajulisan Akumagba, have called on the Delta State Government and security agencies to fish out the killers of the deceased.

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My anger is people don’t travel with enough cash, robbery suspect laments

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Uchenna-Okengwu

A 28-year-old carpenter has been arrested for robbing travelers of their valuables and cash along Markudi- Enugu express way with a wooden gun.

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`Virgin’ undergraduate, 22, raped to death

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*The victim on her matriculation day

It was a sad end for 22 year-old Deborah (surname withheld), a 300-level student of Benson Idahosa University, Benin-City, after the girl, said to be a virgin, was raped to death by yet to be identified persons in Benin-City, Edo State capital. The rapists cut her throat after the dastardly act. The family of the deceased has appealed to the Police Command in Edo State to fish out the culprits and bring them to book.

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Mother burns 11-yr-old daughter’s buttocks with hot knife!

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Torture

A middle aged woman, Ene Edem Okon, has been arrested by the police for allegedly inflicting bodily harm and tying her 11-year-old daughter, Queeneth Ene Edem, hands and legs for being wayward. She was arrested when Queeneth appeared in her school, Government Primary School, Akim, with multiple wounds on her chest, stomach and buttocks prompting the school authorities to report the matter to the police at the Akim Police Station.

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Akolade Arowolo Murder Trial Timeline

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Arowolow in court

Justice Lateefat Okunnu of Ikeja High Court on Friday, Feb.21,2014, sentenced Akolade Arowolo to death over the murder of his wife, Titilayo. Arowolo was charge to court for allegedly stabbing his wife, a banker, to death on June 24, 2011 at their residence at No. 8, Akindeinde St., Isolo, Lagos

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How Police Commander fights crime with catapult in Enugu

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*ACP Ros-Armson Haladu

The era of Mohammed Abubakar as Inspector-General of Police, seem to be innovating positive ideas and new crime fighting methods in the country.On daily bases, officers and men of the force who have embraced the transformation agenda of their boss in Abuja, engage themselves in fierce competition to out do each other in achieving commendable results.

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Baby factory uncovered in Ondo, 24 suspects arrested

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ondo-baby-factory

A Baby factory has been uncovered in Ilu-Titun in Okitipupa council area of Ondo State by the state command of the Nigeria Immigration Service, NIS.

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Controversy as robbery suspect disappears from police custody

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Jack-army-2

The controversy surrounding the disappearance of a 34-year-old suspect, Joseph Jack, from police custody in Lagos State, has taken a new twist, as Crime Alert has uncovered that he was gunned down during a police operation.

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Death of APC chieftain aide’s wife: Absence of autopsy report delay investigation – Police

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*Ibe

The remains of the wife of the Personal Assistant to a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Mr Sanni Ajibola Yusuf, Mrs Ibironke Sanni, whose death generated a lot of controversy over the exact cause, has finally been buried.

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Teenage robbery gang that operates in army uniform nabbed

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*Daniel Sunday And Prophet Friday Who Planned To Attack Calabar Carnival

A Three man teenage robbery gang that has been terrorizing residents of Ikot Omin, 8 Miles and Basin Development Authority in Calabar, the Cross River State capital has been nabbed.

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We are prepared to dislodge Boko Haram… CP Anti-Bomb- Addulmajid Ali

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Mr. Addulmajid Ali, is the Commissioner of Police in charge of the Police Anti-Bomb Unit of the Nigeria Police Force, in his interview with Crime Guard, he talked about the preparedness of the Explosive Ordnance Disposal Unit the Force in responding and curtailing bomb attacks in the country.

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Community urges Lagos Police boss to probe death of constable’s wife

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Lagos State CP,  Umar A. Manko

The sudden death of a middle-aged woman, Faith Adakole, wife of a Police Constable, Daniel Adakole, attached to Mopol 23, Lagos, is currently stirring controversy among residents of Agokome Village, in Badagry area of Lagos State, as they accused the husband of allegedly beating his wife to death.

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