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Nigerian killed after ‘harassing female worker’ at South African bar

July 29, 2018 Crime 0

Chibuzo Nwankwo, a patron of a local bar in Johannesburg, South Africa, was on Friday killed after allegedly harassing a female worker. The Nigerian community in South Africa confirmed the killing, saying the deceased hailed from Enugu state. The community said Nwankwo’s death brings the number of Nigerians killed in South Africa …

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Graphic photos: Armed robber set ablaze after shooting lady dead outside a bank in Lagos

An armed robber was set ablaze today after himself after his accomplice, who managed to escape, shot a lady dead outside a commercial bank at the Suru-Alaba area in Lagos. According to an eyewitness who sent in the photos, two men tried to rob the deceased lady as she stepped …

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Nigerian man arrested in India with 155.5 grams of cocaine

The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB), Bengaluru on Wednesday, July 25, arrested a Nigerian national with 155.5 grams of cocaine which was being transported from Mumbai to the city. The accused identified as Ozy Chukwudu, 30, was intercepted by the NCB sleuths when he disembarked from a sleeper bus from Mumbai …

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Woman assists husband to rape teen girl after luring her with sugar and body lotion

A Zimbabwean couple have been arrested after the wife lured a 14-year-old neighbour with goodies so her husband could rape the girl. Mufaro Mukonowatsauka, 46, is accused of wooing the teenage girl for her husband,  Rodgers Manera, 48. She reportedly persuaded the girl to become her husband’s second wife in return for …

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Saraki writes IG, denies links with Offa bank robbery suspects

Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has written to the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, denying any links with the robbers that attacked several banks in Offa, Kwara state on April 5th.   Recall that the robbery suspects had confessed to be political thugs of Saraki and that the senate president provided them with …

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Kidnappers who killed Catholic priest sentenced to death by hanging

A High Court in Makurdi, Benue state has sentenced the two surviving kidnappers who abducted and killed a Catholic priest in 2016.   Fr. John Adeyi, a Vicar General of the Catholic Diocese of Otukpo and Parish Priest of Catholic Church Okpoga, was kidnapped by unknown gunmen on April 24, 2016. The …

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Police arrest suspect in Oakland train station stabbing

A man who police say killed an 18-year-old woman in an unprovoked knife attack in a train station in the San Francisco Bay Area has been caught. John Cowell, 27, a recently paroled robber with a violent history, was peacefully arrested on an Antioch-bound train Monday night about a dozen miles …

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Houseboy confesses to selling employer’s N10m Toyota Prado Land Cruiser for N50,000

Police in Lagos have arrested a houseboy, Mayowa Ogunmola, who sold his employer’s N10m Toyota Prado Land Cruiser for N50,000. FSARS Operatives had launched a search for the suspect after his employer,  Femi Mayaki, a resident of Wiliam Care Street, Anthony Village, Lagos, on July 18, petitioned the Commissioner of …

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Nigerian pastor allegedly swindles elderly couple out of their home in Namibia, accused of threatening his church members with death

A Nigerian pastor has been accused of defrauding an elderly couple of their house in Windhoek Namibia. Pastor Isaac Onwordi of the Life-Changing Christian Church pastor made his appearance together with his wife, Suama Ndagodja Onwordi, at the Windhoek Magistrate Court last Friday. (pictured covering his face with hankerchief) According …

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Son of ex-Osun state permanent secretary commits suicide

The first  son of the late Permanent Secretary, Bureau of General Services, Office of the Governor of Osun State, Mrs Olufunke  Kolawole, Tolulope Kolawole, has committed suicide.   According to Punch, the 32-year-old married man ended his life in his apartment on Thursday last week at Halleluya Estate in Osogbo. …

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