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Man, 25, to get 20 lashes for theft

Posted by on Aug 21, 2017 in Crime | 0 comments

A Sharia Court in Minna on Monday ordered a 25-year-old man, Abubakar Sani, to be given 20 strokes of cane for stealing a she-goat. The...

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ICO Scammers Steal $500k in Phony Enigma Project Pre-Sale Launch

Posted by on Aug 21, 2017 in Bitcoin, Crime, News | 0 comments

As much as $500,000 in ether has been stolen from supporters of the Enigma blockchain project following a security compromise. This post...

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Technician, 28, arraigned for stealing foodstuff

Posted by on Aug 21, 2017 in Crime | 0 comments

A 28-year-old generator technician, Kazeem Osulana, on Monday appeared before an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court, charged with breaking into a...

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There’s A New Facebook ‘Fake Video’ Virus Doing The Rounds In SA

Posted by on Aug 21, 2017 in Crime | 0 comments

With just under two billion users, it should be little wonder that Facebook is a prime target of malware. This is what we know of the...

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KZN Seems To Have A Bit Of A Cannibal Problem

Posted by on Aug 21, 2017 in Crime, South Africa | 0 comments

Call me old-fashioned, but the idea of chowing down on human flesh just doesn’t do it for me. It seems three suspected cannibals...

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Drone pilot smuggling meth over border gets nabbed by cops

Posted by on Aug 21, 2017 in Crime, Technology | 0 comments

A man has been accused of using a drone to try to smuggle drugs from Mexico into the U.S. The American citizen allegedly used a powerful...

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Otti Wants EFCC, ICPC To Beam Searchlight On Past Governments

Posted by on Aug 21, 2017 in Crime, News | 0 comments

BY OLUGBENGA SOYELE, Lagos The All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) governorship candidate in the 2015 general elections, Dr. Alex Otti,...

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Human Trafficking: NAPTIP Rescues 2,000 Victims

Posted by on Aug 21, 2017 in Crime, News | 0 comments

By Bidon Mibzar, Abuja In a bid to curb human trafficking as well as irregular migration in the country, the National Agency for the...

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Rid Bauchi Forests Of Criminals, Gov Abubakar Urges Army

Posted by on Aug 21, 2017 in Crime, News | 0 comments

By Beatrice Gondyi,  Bauchi – Bauchi State governor, Mohammed Abdullahi Abubakar has again challenged the Nigerian Army and other...

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Malabu: FG Wants To Give Me ‘Dikko, Dasuki’ Treatment – Adoke

Posted by on Aug 21, 2017 in Crime, News | 0 comments

BY AHURAKA ISAH, Abuja The immediate past Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice (AGF), Mohammed Adoke (SAN) cried...

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Bandits assassinate Gov. Ortom’s aide in Makurdi

Posted by on Aug 20, 2017 in Crime | 0 comments

The Benue Police Command has confirmed the assassination of Mr Tavershima Adyorough, Principal Senior Special Assistant to Gov. Samuel...

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Police arrest 5 persons for impersonation

Posted by on Aug 19, 2017 in Crime | 0 comments

The Nigeria Police Force on Friday announced the arrest of five persons who had allegedly specialised in impersonating as Journalists to...

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Four ‘hacked to death’ in Kenya attack claimed by Shabaab

Posted by on Aug 19, 2017 in Africa, Crime, Kenya, Uganda | 0 comments

kenya defence forces Nairobi, Kenya | AFP |Four people were hacked to death and their houses torched in an attack claimed by Shabaab...

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NAPTIP Rescues 2,000 Victims Of Human Trafficking

Posted by on Aug 19, 2017 in Crime | 0 comments

 BY Bidon Mibzar, Abuja The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) has rescued about 2000 victims of human...

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Police arrest man for allegedly killing neighbour’s with charm

Posted by on Aug 18, 2017 in Crime | 0 comments

The police in Ogun said on Friday that a 32-year-old man,who allegedly beat his 42-year-old neighbour, Augustine Ode, to death with a...

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Mother, 22, arraigned for selling her 3 months old baby

Posted by on Aug 18, 2017 in Crime | 0 comments

A 22-year-old mother, Blessing Udoh, who allegedly sold her three months old baby for a paltry N50,000, is cooling her heels in custody,...

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Indiscriminate killing is ‘very great insult’ to God – Pope Francis

Posted by on Aug 18, 2017 in Crime | 0 comments

Killing people indiscriminately is a “very great insult” to God, Pope Francis says in the wake of the terrorist attacks in Spain, in which...

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NSCDC Discovers Illegal Refinery In Sokoto

Posted by on Aug 18, 2017 in Crime, News | 0 comments

The Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) said it had discovered an illegal refinery, operated in a rented apartment in Sokoto...

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Man Dubbed The International “Steroid King” Murdered In His Constantia Home Last Night

Posted by on Aug 18, 2017 in Crime | 0 comments

At around 1AM last night, convicted steroid smuggler, Brian Wainstein, was shot dead in Constantia. According to News24, two men entered...

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I don’t know what pushes me to rape little girls – 40-year-old suspect

Posted by on Aug 18, 2017 in Crime | 0 comments

A 40-year-old man at the Tunga Maje area of the Magama Local Government Area of Niger State, Haruna Mohammed, has said he could not...

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