52-YR OLD MAN CHARGED TO COURT FOR RAPING 16-YR OLD DAUGHTER

A 52-year-old man Paul Akpederi was yesterday arraigned by the police before an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court for allegedly raping his 16-yearold daughter. Paul is facing a one count charge of child defilement. Prosecuting Inspector Simon Imohwon said the offence was committed sometime between 2012 till date. The prosecutor alleged that the defendant forcefully and unlawfully raped his daughter several times during the period. The defendant pleaded not guilty. Counsels to the defendant, A.O Gbadamosi and Oluwatoyin Odubanjo applied for bail for the defendant. They also filed for an application seeking…

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NURSE ARRESTED AFTER BUYING FIVE YEAR OLD BABY 15,000 NAIRA FOR BARREN WOMAN

The Police Command in Kano has arrested a couple and a nurse for buying a five-year-old boy. The State’s Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Magaji Majiya, who paraded the suspects in Kano on Wednesday, said that the suspects were apprehended on October 10, following a tip-off by one Hajiya Fatima who connived with the police in a plot to arrest the suspects. “We received information from Hajiya Fatima that someone wants to buy her baby. So we told her to tell them she has agreed to sell the boy. “The…

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PEOPLE NOW BUY AND SELL CHILDREN LIKE GROUNDNUT IN KADUNA-COMMISSIONER CONFESSES

The Kaduna State Commissioner for Women Affairs and Social Development, Hajiya Hafsat Mohammed Bala revealed that child trafficking is so rampant that children are being sold and bought like groundnut in the state. Addressing newsmen on Tuesday in Kaduna, the commissioner said that the ministry has rescued about 37 girls from traffickers. “We are seriously battling with children being sold because people now buy and sell children like groundnut,” she stated. “Sometime ago, a child was molested to death in the state. How many other children lose their lives to such molestation?…

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HOUSEWIFE WHO SOLD HER 4-MONTH OLD BABY FOR 605,000 NAIRA GETS BAIL

Enyioha Opara, Minna A Minna Chief Magistrates’ Court has granted bail to a housewife, Eucharia Mba, who was earlier apprehended by the police for allegedly selling her four-month-old baby for N605,000. Mba was arrested alongside Bright Ahuruezeanya of Chanchaga area of Minna and one Peter Ani. The defendants are facing three counts bordering on criminal conspiracy, buying and selling of a minor which, the police said, contravened sections 79 and 278 of the Penal Code Law. According to the police First Information Report, one Mr. John of Mechanic Junction in…

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41-YR OLD MAN ARRAIGNED FOR SERIALLY RAPING 14-YR OLD GIRL PUT IN HIS CARE

Oluwatosin Omojuyigbe A 41-year-old man, Nathaniel Onwuegbulam, was on Wednesday arraigned before a Lagos State High Court in Ikeja for allegedly defiling a 14-year-old put in his care. Onwuegbulam was arraigned on a count bordering on defilement which he pleaded not guilty to. According to the prosecutor, Adebayo Haroun, the victim was given to the defendant and his wife to take care of. Haroun alleged that Onwuegbulam committed the offence on October 3, 2016 at his residence in Ajisegiri Street, Agodo, Lagos “The complainant and the defendant are from the…

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WOMAN BREAKS HOUSEHELP’S NOSE WITH HIGH HEELED SHOE FOR NOT FLUSHING TOILET, SEE PICS

A woman, identified as Mrs Amaka Ihuoma, allegedly attacked her 13-year-old housemaid, Ogochukwu Moses with a high heel shoe for urinating in a toilet without flushing. According to one Chika Ali, who reported the incident online, Mrs Ihuoma was in the habit of treating maids badly as little miss Ogochukwu was the 6th maid she has had within a short period of time as the others reportedly ran away. PoliticsNGR learnt that Mrs Ihuoma reportedly hit Ogochukwu on the face with a high heel, damaging her nose in the process.…

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WICKEDNESS: WOMAN SETS LITTLE BOY ON FIRE FOR LOSING CLOTH SHE BOUGHT FOR HIM, SEE PICS

A woman has been arrested by officers of the Lagos police command for maltreating her ward. According to Jecinta Ifesinachi, the woman poured kerosene and set the little boy on fire for misplacing a cloth she bought for him…that’s after beating him brutally. The boy whose hand and back got burnt – was taken to the hospital for treatment and the woman taken into police custody. This shocking incident is said to have happened at Ikorodu area of Lagos state… Source; https://www.nationalhelm.co/2017/09/boy-set-on-fire-by-woman-for-losing-cloth-in-lagos.html Re: Woman Sets Little Boy On Fire For Losing…

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BOY BEATEN TO DEATH WITH HAMMER WHILE TRYING TO PROTECT YOUNGER SISTER FROM CHILD ABUSER

An eight-year-old boy has died after being beaten with a hammer while trying to protect his younger sister from a child molester. The child was attacked by his mother’s former partner, 23-year-old Deandre Chaney Jr. Chaney Jr attacked Dante Daniels with a hammer after the young child tried to stop him from committing a lewd act on his seven-year-old sister, Danae, according to a criminal complaint. The complaint also states Chaney Jr used lighter fluid in the attack. Dante’s grandmother Monique Brown told WBRC: “Trying to save his sister from this child molester, that’s…

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NURSING MOTHER SETS 10-YR OLD HUSBAND’S BROTHER ABLAZE IN LAGOS

Samson Folarin A 10-year-old boy,  identified as Chimobi, has been taken into protective custody by the Lagos State Government after his brother’s wife, Gift Igwe, allegedly set him ablaze at their home on Adenugba Street, Agunfoye, Ikorodu. PUNCH Metro learnt that the offence of the Ishielu, Ebonyi State indigene, was that he misplaced his trousers and could not produce them when Gift demanded them from him. Residents of the community, who heard the cry of the victim, put out the fire, during which he reportedly passed out. Chimobi was subsequently…

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FEMALE LAWYER ARRESTED FOR ALLEGED TORTURE OF ADOPTED DAUGHTER

Chukwudi Akasike, Port Harcourt A female lawyer, Elizabeth Agboje, who allegedly tortured her adopted daughter, was among some suspects paraded on Wednesday at the Rivers State Police Command in Port Harcourt. It was gathered that Agboje’s victims, a nine-year-old Miss Bright Maxson, was first tagged a witch before she was reportedly tortured by her foster mother. The lawyer, who has two biological children, was said to have continually subjected the girl to all manner of degrading treatments without minding the implication. The state Commissioner of Police, Mr. Ahmed Zaki, told…

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