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A disturbing incident has been reported in Kaduna state, where a woman allegedly poured hot water on her co-wife

A disturbing incident has been reported in Kaduna state, where a woman allegedly poured hot water on her co-wife. According to reports, the incident occurred in the state’s capital, Kaduna, involving two women in a polygamous marriage. It is said that during a heated argument between the two co-wives, one of them resorted to extreme…

A tragic incident occurred in Ogun State as a nursing student took her own life.

A tragic incident unfolded at a private tertiary institution in Abeokuta, Ogun State, where a 300-level student reportedly took her own life. According to reports from Daily Trust, the student, who was studying Basic Medical Science at Havarde College of Science, Business, and Management Studies, was found deceased in her off-campus hostel room on Monday…

Police in Lagos have apprehended a group of motorcycle robbers notorious for spraying pepper on their victims before carrying out their crimes.

The police in Lagos State have apprehended two members of an armed robbery gang notorious for using pepper spray to rob commercial motorcyclists. The suspects were caught in the act when they attacked a motorcyclist in an attempt to steal his bike in the Obasanjo Bridge area of Alagbado. Alert residents intervened, apprehended the suspects,…

After their arrest in Bauchi, suspected phone snatchers attempted to offer a bribe of N78,000 to the investigating officer.

Two suspects, Suleiman Habibu and Atiku Mohammed, were apprehended in Bauchi State for their involvement in phone theft. The Bauchi State Police Command’s spokesperson, SP Ahmed Mohammed Wakil, revealed in a statement on Sunday, February 18, that the suspects attempted to bribe the investigating officer with N78,000 after their arrest. According to the statement, the…

The primary suspect sought in connection with the murder of a DPO in Rivers State is reportedly feared dead.

The key suspect implicated in the murder of SP Bako Angbashim, the Divisional Police Officer (DPO) overseeing the Ahoada Police Division in Ahoada-East local government area of Rivers State, Gift David Opara, has been eliminated. Opara, also known as 2-Baba, who had been on the run since September 2023, was reportedly fatally shot during an…

One person was fatally shot as the police apprehended suspected kidnappers of Ekiti pupils.

The Ekiti State Police Command has apprehended eight members of a kidnapping syndicate responsible for the abduction of school children and their teachers in Emure Ekiti. Speaking to journalists over the weekend, the command’s spokesperson, Sunday Abutu, credited the success to the diligent efforts of the Rapid Response Squad (RRS). Abutu disclosed that during the…

A court in Kwara State has ordered the remand of a man in custody following the death of his friend.

A Magistrate Court in Ilorin, Kwara State, has directed the detention of Oloba Maroof Afolayan, who is accused of causing the death of his friend, Mustapha Balogun. The suspect appeared before Magistrate Monisola Kamson on charges of criminal conspiracy, false impersonation, and culpable homicide, which are in violation of sections 97, 179, and 221 of…

A tragic incident unfolded in Lagos as a housewife lost her life after being fatally stabbed by her neighbor.

Tragedy struck in Lagos when Barakat Adio, a housewife, lost her life after being stabbed during a dispute with her neighbor, Cynthia Aigbondon, while they were both fetching water at a public tap in the Ajegunle area. Eyewitnesses recounted that the altercation between the deceased and the suspect escalated into a physical confrontation over who…

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