Day February 11, 2021

NEW MAGISTRATE TAKES OVER DEEPER LIFE COLLEGE MOLESTATION CASE

  An Akwa Ibom Magistrates’ Court sitting in Uyo, on Wednesday, has started afresh the trial of suspects in the alleged molestation and maltreatment of an 11-year-old JSS1 student of the Deeper Life High School, by two senior students and… Continue Reading →

MAN SENTENCED TO 50 YEARS IMPRISONMENT FOR RAPING EIGHT YEAR OLD GIRL IN LAGOS

The Lagos State Special Offences Court has sentenced a man known as  Okechukwu Onyeakazi to 50 years’ imprisonment for defiling an eight-year-old girl. Onyeakazi was arraigned on one count of defilement contrary to the Criminal Justice Law of Lagos State…. Continue Reading →

ABIA PREIST, WIFE, HOUSEMAID FOUND DEAD AFTER CRUSADE NIGHT

  The priest-in-charge of the St. Paul’s Anglican Church, identified as Archdeacon Julius Dike, was found dead alongside his wife; Agnes, a staff member of the Aba South Local Government Area; and their house help, who is said to be… Continue Reading →

FCT COMMUNITY HEAD, THREE OTHERS ARRESTED FOR ALLEGED KIDNAPPING

The Federal Capital Territory Police Command has taken into custody the head of a community in Abuja and three others for their alleged involvement in the kidnapping. The suspects, who were undergoing interrogation, suspected to have aided kidnap gangs in… Continue Reading →

RIOT POLICEMAN SHOTS SELF TO DEATH IN IMO

TRAGEDY ensued at Owerri Area Command headquarters located in the heart of Owerri, the Imo State capital on Wednesday after a police inspector simply known as Umoh shot himself to death. A policeman at the Area command headquarters told our… Continue Reading →

JOURNALIST HOSPITALIZED AFTER IMO GOVERNOR’S BROTHER’S THUGS ATTACKED HIM

A journalist in Imo State,  identified as Precious Nwadike, has allegedly been beaten to a pulp by a brother to Hope Uzodimma,  the state governor. Nwadike, who is the editor of an Owerri-based newspaper, Community Watchdog, said he was beaten… Continue Reading →

27 YEAR OLD FISHERMAN REMANDED FOR DROWNING HIS SIX-WEEK OLD SICK BABY IN LAGOS LAGOON

The Lagos State Magistrates’ Court in Yaba, on Wednesday,  has ordered the remanding of a fisherman, identified as Fatai Yussuf, aged 27 for allegedly drowning his six-week-old daughter in the lagoon. NEWSNAIJA learned  Yussuf was alleged to have on December… Continue Reading →

LANDLADY’S DAUGHTER BEATS TENANT TO DEATH OVER ELECTRICITY BILL IN LAGOS

The daughter of a landlady, identified as Tina Essi, has been arrested for allegedly beating a tenant, known as Christian Akparie, to death in the Ikorodu area of Lagos State. NEWSNAIJA learned that Essi and the 49-year-old victim were arguing… Continue Reading →

TEENAGER STABS CO-TENANT’S DAUGHTER TO DEATH DURING FIGHT IN LAGOS

The family of Adanne Ochinachi-Opara has been thrown into mourning as the daughter of a co-tenant,  identified as Favour Adindu, allegedly stabbed her to death during a fracas at their place of residence in the Ejigbo area of Lagos State…. Continue Reading →

LAGOS NURTW,RIVAL GROUP CLASH IN OBALENDE

News reaching us says Gunshots have been reportedly fired as rival factions of the National Union of Road Transport Workers clashed in the Obalende area of Lagos State on Thursday morning. NEWSNAIJA learned the clash which started around 8 am,… Continue Reading →

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