90-year-old pensioner shoots policewoman he mistook for fraudster

A 90-year-old pensioner in western Germany mistook a policewoman for a fraudster and shot at her with a rifle, leaving her with blast trauma. “We were lucky, it could have turned out much worse,’’ a police spokesman said on Monday. The pensioner, from the village of Glashuetten in the state of Hesse, had on Sunday been tricked by scammers who More...

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By Kwararafa Reporters On Monday, November 27th, 2017

Maryam Sanda’s mother, Maimuna Aliyu, to be arraigned in same court with killer daughter

Maimuna Aliyu, the embattled mother of Maryam Sanda, will be arraigned by the Independent Corrupt Practices Commission, ICPC, on Tuesday for corruption. Mrs Aliyu, a former Executive Director of Aso Savings and More...

By Kwararafa Reporters On Friday, November 17th, 2017

Firearms importer offers N8m bribe, attempt suicide – Witness

Justice Ayotunde Faji of the Federal High Court Lagos has heard how the alleged importer of 661 pump-action rifles attempted to bribe officer of Nigeria Customs Service ( NCS ) of N8 million.   This was revealed More...

By Kwararafa Reporters On Thursday, November 16th, 2017

18 killed in Borno multiple blasts

Smoke is seen after an suicide bomb explosion in Gombe, February 1, 2015, a day ahead of Nigeria’s President Goodluck Jonathan’s visit to the state for an election campaign rally. Authorities stated More...

By Kwararafa Reporters On Tuesday, November 14th, 2017

Yuletide: Police move against traffic robberies, arrest 28 suspects

…Increase patrol on Lagos roads The Lagos State Police Command, on Tuesday, said it has put strategic measures in place to tackle the wave of traffic robberies in the State, assuring that the Command would go More...

By Kwararafa Reporters On Saturday, September 30th, 2017

Evans’ truck yard uncovered in Lagos

As Nigerians await the trial of notorious kidnapper and billionaire  Chukwudumeme Onwumadike popularly known as Evans, policemen attached to the IGP Intelligence Response Team(IRT) have uncovered a truck yard More...

By Kwararafa Reporters On Thursday, August 3rd, 2017

Man sells son for N150,000 in C’River

The Cross River State Police Command on Wednesday paraded a 52-year-old man, Udoh Abraham, for allegedly selling his two-year-old son for N150,000. Parading the suspect in Calabar, the state Commissioner of Police, More...

By Kwararafa Reporters On Friday, July 28th, 2017

We’ll send Nnamdi Kanu back to prison – Anambra community

The Nri community in Anambra State, believed to be the ancestral home of the Igbo, has threatened to jail the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, for allegedly invading the area and desecrating More...

By Kwararafa Reporters On Thursday, July 27th, 2017

Man impregnates 11-year-old girl, says she probably raped him while he slept

man accused of raping and getting an 11-year-old girl pregnant claims she may have sexually assaulted him by having sex with him when he was asleep. Justin Armstrong is accused of abusing the girl for 18 months More...

By Kwararafa Reporters On Wednesday, July 26th, 2017

Teenage wife kills husband five months after marriage

THE Niger State Police Command has arrested a 14-year-old wife from Lifari Village in the Mashegu Local Government Area of the state for allegedly killing her 40-year-old husband, Isiaka Usman. It was learnt that More...

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