BOY STABS BROTHER TO DEATH OVER N50 IN ABIA, SEE PIX

A boy, identified as Chisom, has been apprehended after stabbing his brother, Joseph, to death over N500 in Aba, Abia State. According to reports, the suspect had gone to their mom’s shop, yesterday, and asked to be given N500, but the deceased told him to approach their mom for it. Chisom was said to have been annoyed by the response and left the shop angrily. However, when Joseph got home last night, the suspect prevented him from entering the house. A fight later broke out between them and at a…

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WOMAN KILLS OWN BABY DURING DELIVERY IN EBONYI

Edward Nnachi, Abakaliki The Ebonyi State Police Command, on Wednesday, said that a lady in her late 30s allegedly killed her baby boy in the process of delivery in Abakaliki. According to the command’s Public Relations Officer, DSP Loveth Odah, the lady inflicted injuries on herself while trying to forcefully deliver the baby. She added that the woman was currently receiving treatment at the Alex Ekwueme Federal University Teaching Hospital, Abakaliki. Odah, who alleged that the woman wanted to deliver the baby without the aid of a doctor and outside…

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MAN MURDERS MISTRESS’ HUSBAND IN KWARA

An Ilorin Magistrates’ Court on Thursday ordered that a man, Abdullahi Ali, accused of allegedly murdering his mistress’ husband, be remanded in prison, pending legal advice from the Office of the State Director of Public Prosecutions. Magistrate Malik Mogaji, who did not take the plea of Ali, ordered his remand in Oke-kura Prison, Ilorin. He adjourned the case until June 17 for further mention. The Prosecutor, Sgt. Adebayo Thomas told the court that Ali was arrested on April 26, following information received that he trespassed on to the victim, Salleh…

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SCHOOL GARDENER MURDERS SS3 STUDENT IN LAGOS, SEE PIX

The suspect By Kazeem Ugbodaga Operatives of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested a school gardener for allegedly killing a Senior Secondary School (SSS) three student of Jubril Martins Memorial Grammar School, Iponri, Lagos, Southwest Nigeria. A statement issued by the Police Public Relations Officer, PPRO, Bala Elkana on Sunday said the incident occurred on May 15, 2019. According to Elkana, at about 2.40pm on May 16, the Iponri Police Station received a complaint from Jubril Martins Memorial Grammar School, Iponri that on the previous day at about 4.40pm…

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EX-NNPC STAFF TO DIE BY HNAGING FOR KILLING DAUGHTER’S LOVER, APPEAL COURT RULES

Ada Wodu, Calabar An Appeal Court sitting in Calabar, Cross River State, has affirmed the decision of a High Court that sentenced a former employee of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, Godwin Elewana, to death by hanging for murder. Mr. Elewana in suit No. CA/C/278C/2018 had appealed against the ruling of Calabar High Court which sentenced him to death for allegedly shooting to death a 22-year old student, Douglas Ojugbo, said to be the boyfriend of his daughter, in March 2015. Reading the ruling of the Appeal Court on behalf…

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FATHER CHARGED TO COURT FOR STRANGLING HIS 11-MONTH OLD DAUGHTER TO DEATH IN OSUN

An Osun state Magistrate court on Wednesday, ordered that a 40-year-old man,  Abiodun Fatunmise, accused of killing his 11-month-old baby, be remanded in prison. Magistrate Olukunle Owolawi did not take the plea of the defendant on the grounds of lack of jurisdiction. Owolawi ordered the Prosecution Counsel, Assistant Superintendent of Police  Adebayo Joseph, to duplicate the case file to the office of the Director of Public Prosecution for legal advice. He adjourned the case until June 13, for mention. Earlier, Joseph told the court that the defendant committed the offence…

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UNIABUJA STUDENT SENTENCED TO DEATH FOR KILLING BROTHER WITH BROKEN BOTTLE

By Henry Ojelu A 33-year-old student of the University of Abuja, UNIABUJA, Allen Abiodun was Monday sentenced to death by a Lagos High Court sitting in Ikeja for killing his younger brother, Wale with a broken bottle. The court presided over by Justice Raliatu Adebiyi held that the prosecution proved the ingredients of murder against the defendant beyond reasonable doubt as required by law. Justice Adebiyi while pronouncing the sentence recounted that the convict who was 27 years old at the time of committing the murder, had in his confessional…

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EX-CON, 3 OTHERS ARRESTED OVER CHERUBIM AND SERAPHIM PASTOR’S MURDER IN OYO

Bola Bamigbola, Osogbo The Osun State Police Command has paraded an ex-convict, Adeoye Sina, for allegedly killing a pastor of a Cherubim and Seraphim church in Ibadan, Oyo State, identified as Emmanuel Ogedengbe. Also paraded alongside Adeyeye were Bakare Fatai and Bolanle Soladoye. The state Commissioner of Police, Abiodun Ige, while briefing journalists about the suspects said Adeoye, who had served two years’ jail term for being in possession of human wrists, connived with five others to kill Ogedengbe. The CP said the suspect claimed that the pastor was his…

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SEE THE MOMENT THEY PRONOUNCED A PASTOR AND HIS MARRIED LOVER SENTENCED TO DEATH FOR KILLING HER HUSBAND

Here is the moment Benin High Court sentenced to death by hanging a housewife Mrs Enebong Isonguyo and her pastor lover, Prince Udoka Ukachukwu for the murder of her husband, a senior staff of Nigerian National Petroleum Company NNPC, Benin city, Engineer Victor Gabriel Isonguyo in December 2013. According to Vanguard , the court presided over by Hon. Justice Imadegbelo was also told by police prosecutor how some millions of naira and landed properties belonging to the deceased were transferred to the said pastor. The murder of Engineer Victor Gabriel…

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KATSINA SECONDARY SCHOOL STUDENT KILLS COLLEAGUE OVER GIRLFRIEND

Olaide Oyelude, Katsina An 18-year-old student, Ahmed Abubakar, of Government Day Secondary School in Katsina State has allegedly killed his colleague, Mikailu Mustapha, following a misunderstanding between them over a girl. The police said Abubakar, a.k.a Sha’aban, stabbed Mustapha to death during a misunderstanding, adding that he had confessed to the crime. Consequently, he was arraigned before a Katsina Magistrates’ Court for culpable homicide under Section 221 of the Penal Code. The police prosecutor, ASP Sani Ado, told the court on Thursday that investigation was still in progress. The presiding…

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