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Football financier arrested for shaving teenagers’ pubic hair (photo)

The Lagos state police command has arrested the financier of Magico Football Academy Agege, Victor Achidume, 43, for allegedly shaving the pubic hair of five teenage boys.   Achideume was arrested after one of the students fell ill and informed his parents that their financier had shaved his armpit and private part on May 9th after …

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Photos: Three suspected ”Yahoo Yahoo boys” arrested in Lagos, confess to using proceeds to travel around the world

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Lagos zonal office, have arrested three suspected Internet fraudsters for conspiracy and possession of fraudulent documents. The suspects-Sylvester Osolase, 30; Seyi Ajayi, 36 and Monday Mayaki, 37 were arrested on Sunday, May 27, 2018 at River View Estate, Isheri North, Lagos State, following intelligence …

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21-year-old rape victim awarded $1 billion in historic jury verdict

A 21-year-old rape victim from Georgia was awarded $1 billion (£750 million) in a historic jury verdict believed to be the largest ever handed down in an American assault case. According to court documents, Hope Cheston, was sexually assaulted by an armed security guard at an apartment complex near Atlanta while she was visiting …

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Lagos State High Court fix June 26 to rule on billionaire kidnapper, Evans’ case

Lagos Division of the Lagos State High Court has fixed June 26 to rule on an application brought by alleged billionaire kidnapper, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike (popularly known as Evans), to quash the criminal charges brought against him.   The judge, A. Akintoye fixed the date after overruling an earlier application by Evans …

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Bayelsa Police rescue minors kidnapped by serial pedophile at gunpoint

The Bayelsa State Police Command has rescued two victims from a serial pedophile. Spokesman for the Command, DSP Asinim Butswat, who confirm the incident on Friday, said the suspect specializes in stalking his victims to church during night vigil or their houses, with a dummy AK 47 Riffle. The statement below: …

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Uh uh! EFCC begins investigation into Obasanjo’s $16bn power project

Days after President Buhari spoke about the $16 billion power project embarked upon by the Olusegun Obasanjo administration, the EFCC Has reportedly set up a team to begin investigation on the project which many have described as a failed one. On Wednesday May 23rd, President Buhari while receiving the Buhari …

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Italian footballer, Federico Zini found dead with his ex-girlfriend in suspected murder-suicide

Italian footballer, Federico Zini, has been found dead along with his ex-girlfriend after a suspected murder-suicide.   25 year old Zini who played for Serie D side Tuttocuoio, shot his 30-year-old former girlfriend Elisa Amato following a violent dispute and then took his own life, police said. The bodies of the …

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22-year old receptionist jailed for stealing employer’s cell phone

A Minna Magistrates’ Court has sentenced a 22-year-old receptionist, Mustapha Husseini, to six months in prison for stealing his employer’s cell phone.   Husseini was docked on one-count charge of theft, contrary to Section 288 of the Penal Code. The Prosecutor, Insp. Muazu Abdullahi, told the court that the complainant, Joseph Onuche, …

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How desperate husband killed wife to take over her estate

The sisters of a dead woman are claiming her husband orchestrated her death in order to gain access to her estate. Late Josephine Ibu and her three sisters agreed in 1999 to build a structure as a way of preserving their family name. They planned to build an imposing shopping complex in …

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Photo: Two fraudsters arrested for N31m scam

Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission have arrested two suspected fraudsters for defrauding a victim of N31, 000,000 (Thirty One Million Naira only) in the guise of making “money medicine” for him.   The suspects:  Balogun Olumide Ojo and Augustine Opaso were arrested in Port Harcourt, Rivers State.  They …

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