POLICE ARRESTS FARMER OVER MURDER OF HIS BUSINESS PARTNER

The Police in Enugu State has arrested one Sampson, a farmer, for allegedly killing his business partner, Friday, over proceeds from their farming business. The Command’s Public Relations Officer, SP Ebere Amaraizu, said in a statement on Monday in Enugu that the incident happened on July 31 in Agbani community; while the suspect was arrested on August 7 by police operatives. Amaraizu said that the deceased and one Paul were all partners in the farming of cucumber. It was revealed that the deceased and Paul had raised money for the…

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NAVAL RATINGS TORTURE SECURITY GUARD TO DEATH OVER STOLEN JEWELERY

Afeez Hanafi  A security guard at a residence on Gabriel Okoyi Street, Ikate-Lekki, Springbay Estate, Lagos State, Bitrus Peter, has died from injuries he reportedly sustained in the hands of two naval ratings. The 29-year-old man was reportedly beaten up by the naval ratings and two security guards on the order of one Seun, a tenant at a house manned by Peter. City Round learnt that Seun accused the deceased of stealing a piece of his jewellery and invited the naval officers attached to a landlord on the estate to probe…

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UNN STUDENT ARRESTED OVER MURDER OF A COLLEAGUE OVER PAYMENT OF ELECTRICITY BILL

Raphael Ede, Enugu The Police in Enugu State have arrested a 200 level student at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Asogwa Nnamdi, for alleged murder of a 400 level student at the same institution, Chukwudi Mba. Nnamdi reportedly stabbed Mba to death during an argument over the payment of an electricity bill issued to their lodge. The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, SP Ebere Amaraizu, said in a statement on Friday that the Command had arrested the suspect and had also commenced investigation into the incident. He, however,…

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MAN SLICES 8-YR OLD DAUGHTER’S THROAT IN ADAMAWA, SAYS HE JUST FELT LIKE DOING IT

An eight-year-old girl now lies critically ill in hospital in the Adamawa State capital, Yola, after her father cut into her throat with a kitchen knife. The father who is believed to be suffering a psychological problem after a long time of drug abuse said upon being asked by neighbours why he turned against his daughter, that he just felt like doing it. The story broke Wednesday afternoon when one of the people at the Yola town neighbourhood where the incident took place, complained on her Facebook page that they…

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SOLDIER STABS TRANSPORT COMPANY DRIVER TO DEATH OVER MINOR ARGUMENT

Officers of Edo State Police Command have arrested a soldier who allegedly stabbed a driver to death at Okene town in Kogi State. The deceased driver, Mr Ogbimi of one of the popular transport companies in Benin city, Big Joe Motors, was allegedly attacked with a jackknife by Lance Corporal Moses Oguche of 4 Brigade about 11 am on Sunday, July 21, 2019. Our reporter gathered that late Mr Ogbimi and a mechanic had gone to recover a broken down vehicle belonging to his transport company when the unfortunate ugly…

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HOW I STRANGLED MY LANDLORD BY SUSPECT, SEE PIX

By Emma Nnadozie,Crime Editor A 38-year-old man, Daniel Isaac who was arrested by the Police in Lagos, yesterday, gave gory account of how he strangled his landlord at Ijegun area of the state. The suspect Missing 5-yr -old boy found dead inside septic tank(Opens in a new browser tab) The suspect, a plumber at Abule Ado area of the state claimed that a strange spirit came over him and he pounced on his 50-yr-old landlord called Don Able from Rivers state, inside their compound in Ijegun. He later threw the body…

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MAD MAN KILLS 2-YR OLD BOY, INJURE OTHERS IN JIGAWA

The Jigawa State Police Command has arrested a 27-year-old man, Abdulkarim Mato of Tsakuwawa village in Miga local government area of the state, for allegedly killing two-year-old boy, with a hoe. The Command’s spokesperson, SP Abdu Jinjiri confirmed the development to DAILY POST in Dutse. He said police in Miga local government had received report from the village head of Tsakuwawa village that on 24/07/2019, one Abdulkarim Mato killed one boy and injured three others. Jinjiri explained that the suspect, who was suspected to be insane, took advantage and sneaked…

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TEENAGER ARRAIGNED FOR SHOOTING MAN DEAD IN LAGOS

A teenager, Ifeoluwa Dodo, who allegedly shot a man dead, on Tuesday appeared in an Ebute Meta Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State, on charges of murder and conspiracy to commit murder. The police arraigned Dodo, 19, before Chief Magistrate Tolu Agbona, who did not take the defendant’s plea. Agbona ordered that the teenager should be kept in the Ikoyi Prison pending advice from the state director of public prosecutions. He adjourned the case until Sept. 3 for mention. Insp. Jimah Iseghede, who is prosecuting the case, alleged that the…

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POLICE ARRESTS SON FOR BEATING HIS 70-YR OLD FATHER TO DEATH IN JIGAWA

The Police in Jigawa State have arrested a 25-year-old Jamilu Hamisu of Mukku village in Garki Local Government Area for allegedly beating his father to death. The command police spoke person SP Abdu Jinjiri confirmed the incident to DAILY POST in Dutse. He explained that the incident occurred on 22/07/2019 at about 1230hrs when one Jamilu Harisu, 25 mukku village in Garki beat his biological father, Alh Harisu Bako, 70 years old with hoe to death. He said the incident occurred at their farm near Mukku village in Garki Local…

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57-YR OLD MAN STABS YOUNGER BROTHER TO DEATH IN KANO

Knife with blood The Kano State Police Command said it had arrested a 57-year-old man, Tijjani Yahaya, for allegedly stabbing his 20-year-old brother, Aminu Mohammad, to death. This is contained in a statement issued by the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) in the state, DSP Abdullahi Haruna, in Kano on Sunday. He said that the incident occurred at Annandin Islamic School, Kofar Ruwa, Dala local government area of Kano state on July 19, at about 9:00 p.m. According to him, preliminary investigations revealed that Yahaya and the victim had a…

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