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17 Nigerians, one Ugandan arrested in connection with attacks on police officers in Malaysia

17 Nigerian nationals and one Ugandan were arrested on Sunday night, in connection with the attack on police personnel by a group of African men, while on duty at the Flora Damansara apartment in Petaling Jaya, Kuala Lumpur, last Thursday. Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Datuk Seri Abdul Hamid Bador saidRead More

‘I am not a Yahoo boy’ – Young photographer who was arrested by EFCC cries out!!!

A young photographer who was recently paraded by EFCC as an alleged ‘Yahoo Boy’ (internet fraudster) in Abuja has come out to issue a disclaimer.   According to the photographer known as ‘Young Kozzo’, he was simply arrested alongside the ‘main’ suspects while he was there as an ‘innocent’ photographer.Read More

Ten Nigerians among 13 foreigners arrested without valid visa in Sri Lanka

Ten Nigerians are among 13 foreign nationals arrested by police for violating Sri Lankan immigration laws during their stay in the country, police said on Monday. The others arrested for the crime include one Indian, an Iraqi and a Thai national staying in different parts of the Lankan capital, policeRead More

11 Nigerians arrested for trafficking Nigerian women to Italy and forcing them into prostitution

Eleven Nigerians, eight women and three men, were arrested in Turin, Italy on Friday for allegedly luring Nigerian women to Italy with the promise of a better life and then forcing them into prostitution to pay back the 25,000 euro a head debt they had contracted. The young women wereRead More

Suspected killer of Taxify driver arrested in Lagos

29-year-old Ikechukwu Ozorumba pictured above, has been arrested by operatives of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad, FSARS at Adeniji Adele, Lagos Island, Lagos for allegedly conniving with his accomplice now at large, to rob a driver with Taxify Car Hiring Services in Lagos of his Camry and allegedly strangled him to death.Read More

Former Liberian President, Ellen Sirleaf’s son arrested after probe at the country’s central bank

Two senior figures at Liberia’s Central Bank, one of whom is the son of former president Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, have been arrested following a probe into reports of missing banknotes, police said Friday.   They were detained just hours after independent US investigators dismissed rumours that a haul of newly-printedRead More

Fake ‘Domestic Election Observer’ arrested in Jigawa with ballot papers, cash

Police on Saturday, arrested one Mansur Ahmed along Birnin Kudu to Chiyeku Road, in Jigawa State, with sensitive customised as well as face caps and jackets bearing the inscription: ‘Domestic Election Observer’. Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) tags, two vehicle plate numbers, chunk of money and ballot papers in his possession.Read More

Police parade teenager arrested in Anambra for stealing female pant which he planned to sell at N80,000 for ritual purposes

The Anambra State Police Command on Thursday, January 17, paraded a teenager arrested for allegedly stealing a woman’s  underwear for ritual purposes. Spokesman for the  Command SP Haruna Mohammed, said in Awka that the suspect, Chinonye Okorie,19, was apprehended on January, 11, at about 6:48am by Police detectives attached to CentralRead More

Nigerian national arrested in India with 38 gram cocaine

A 27-year-old Nigerian national who used to supply cocaine in Gurgaon, Noida and Delhi-NCR has been arrested by the south district police. The police have seized 37.5-gram cocaine worth of Rs 20 lakh from the possession of the accused identified as Joseph Uzoma. Uzoma was staying at Hauz Rani nearRead More

2 CPM workers arrested over death of activist in Sabarimala protests

The deceased man, Chandran Unnithan, was part of the protest march taken out by Sabarimala Karma Samiti on Wednesday evening which came under attack by CPI(M) workers. The Kerala Police has arrested two workers of the Communist Party of India (Marxist) (CPI-M) in connection with the death of a 55-year-oldRead More

‘Presidential aspirant to be arrested, I see Igbo Presidency in 2023, APC wins Lagos, Trump loses 2nd Term – Apostle Suleman reveals 2019 prophecies

Apostle Johnson Suleiman of Omega Fire Ministries (OFM) worldwide has released the 2019/2020 edition of his annual prophecies.   Below are the 50 divine messages revealed by the ‘Oracle of God’s during his ministry’s New Year eve service. (1) Great agricultural boost for South Africa (2) I saw an eclipse (3) 2019Read More

14 Nigerian drug peddlers arrested in raids in India

The Byculla police on Sunday, arrested seven more Nigerian drug peddlers who had created a menace in south Mumbai, making it a total of 14 arrested since last week. Several teams of zone III, had on December 15, arrested seven Nigerians who had fired on cops, injuring four. The policeRead More

Journalist arrested in Jordan for publishing an altered image of ‘The Last Supper’ that had Salt Bae seasoning Jesus’ food

The Jordanian authorities have arrested a journalist over an altered image of ‘The Last Supper’ with popular chef Salt Bae seasoning the food. Mr. Mohammed al-Wakeel, who runs the Al Wakeel News website, was accused along with an editor of inciting sectarian strife, a charge that could land them in jail forRead More

Singer Small Doctor arrested and paraded for threatening a police officer with a gun in Oshodi

The Lagos State Police Command has arrested and paraded street pop star, Adekunle Temitope, popularly known as Small Doctor, for unlawful possession of firearms and for allegedly threatening to shoot a police officer.   Edgal Imohimi, Lagos State Commissioner of Police confirmed his arrest moments ago while parading the musicianRead More

Nissan Chairman, Carlos Ghosn arrested in Japan for corruption and misconduct

Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn has been arrested over claims of financial misconduct and alleged corruption.   Ghosn will be sacked from the Japanese firm after a board meeting as he has been accused of “significant acts of misconduct”, including under-reporting his pay package and personal use of company assets.   Japanese prosecutorsRead More

See the luxurious lifestyle of alleged Nigerian fraudster, Otunba Cash who was arrested in Turkey for $1.4million scam in Denmark

Nigerian big boy, Emanuel “Otunba Cash”  Aneke, who is also the CEO of Instanbul Entertainment in Nigeria was recently arrested alongside his gang members O. Popoola, AA Oyemade, AT Fajolu and BO Balogun in Turkey for $1.4million scam in Denmark. They are all accused of hacking international companies’ emails, learning about their business partners and then using duplicateRead More

Couple and three other suspects arrested with 11 human skulls in Kwara State (Photo)

Three fresh human skulls, eight dry ones, several suspected human bones, a bunch of human hairs and other items were yesterday morning recovered from a suspected ritualist’s house in Ilorin by detectives of Kwara State police command.   Five suspects including a couple, Mr Azeez Yakub and Mrs Salina Azeez,Read More

‘Ambode lied, I was never arrested for spending fake dollars in the US” Sanwa-Olu says

APC governorship aspirant, Jide Sanwo-Olu has reacted to the claims made by Governor Akinwunmi Ambode, that he was arrested in the US sometime ago for spending fake US dollars at a club.   Ambode at a press conference this afternoon, also alleged that Sanwa-Olu went for rehab at the GbagadaRead More

Photo: 25-year old cart pusher arrested with 5 live bullets, 2 cartridges in Lagos

Suraju Rabiu, a 25-year-old cart pusher, has been arrested with five live bullets and two cartridges by the Lagos State Environmental Sanitation Corps (LAGESC).   Rabiu, from Kastina State, was arrested around midnight, on the 13th of September, 2018, in Ajao Estate, during an enforcement exercise against handcart pushers, whose activitiesRead More

50 year old Headmaster arrested for defiling 4 pupils in Enugu

The Enugu state police command have arrested a 50-year-old school Headmaster, Idoko Nathaniel, of Mkpamteulo village, Enugu Ezike community, for allegedly defiling four pupils put under his care at Migrant Farmers Children School located at Aguibeji community in Enugu Ezike, Igboeze North local Government Area.   In a statement released today SeptemberRead More