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How SARS unravel rice truckload theft in Lagos

How SARS unravel rice truckload theft in Lagos

By Andrew Utulu Correspondent, Lagos Following a complaint by Mr. Jerry Kalu, a transporter at Iddo Motor Park, in respect of a case of conspiracy and armed robbery to the…

Two Fulani herdsmen in polce net over armed robbery

Two Fulani herdsmen in polce net over armed robbery

By Andrew Utulu Correspondent, Lagos The Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) of Lagos State Police Command is currently quizzing two Fulani herdsmen over alleged armed robbery. The suspects are Mohammed Umaru…

My female friends sponsor  me –robbery suspect

My female friends sponsor  me –robbery suspect

By Andrew Utulu / Correspondent, Lagos   Seun Kolawole, who was arrested recently for sponsoring armed robbers and receiving stolen vehicles, has declared that his girlfriends were his sponsors in the…

I bought TV, water pumping machine with N150,000 I got from kidnappers’

I bought TV, water pumping machine with N150,000 I got from kidnappers’

By Andrew Utulu  / Correspondent, Lagos   For the Lagos State Police Command, the past few days have been full of celebrations as a result of the onslaught on criminals in…

South East residents groan over erosion

South East residents groan over erosion

By Emmanuel Nzomiwu (Enugu), Chukwujekwu Ilozue (Awka), Anolu Vincent (Owerri) and Obas Esiedesa (Abuja)   In the past, agriculture used to be the mainstay of the nation’s economy. Food was surplus,…

How dismissed naval officer led gang to hijack trucks

How dismissed naval officer led gang to hijack trucks

By Andrew Utulu  / Correspondent, Lagos   As the police in Lagos are waging an all-out war against criminals who pose as law enforcement agents to perpetrate crimes, a dismissed naval…

I killed because they snatched my wife and baby – Suspect

I killed because they snatched my wife and baby – Suspect

By Andrew Utulu  / Correspondent, Lagos   A murder suspect, Wasiu Kadiri, 22, from Epe, Lagos State, has allegedly confessed that he committed murder out of anger over the snatching of…

Hiding under Ebola to dehumanise Africans

By Uchendu Precious Onuoha / Special Correspondent , Spain   The inhuman treatment meted out by the Spanish security and health authorities to African immigrants under the guise of Ebola scare…

How Nigerian died of Ebola scare in Spain

The fear of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) has heighten the level of discrimination against citizens of countries the disease has been ravaging or was reported. Ebola is the most dreaded…

I killed because they snatched my wife and baby –Suspect

I killed because they snatched my wife and baby –Suspect

By Andrew Utulu  / Correspondent, Lagos   A murder suspect, Wasiu Kadiri, 22, from Epe, Lagos State, has allegedly confessed that he committed murder out of anger over the snatching of…

How we robbed woman at night using Okada – Suspects

By Andrew Utulu  / Correspondent, Lagos   Mohammed Musa, 19, and Lawan Shaibu Katsina, 27 years old, belong to a gang of robbers that terrorises the Mile 2, Okokamaiko, Iba, Iyana…

We heal by talking to flowers

We heal by talking to flowers

Their conviction sound strange but they said the power behind their healing skills is divine. The two men, Preemie Dr Ovuakpor Onobeube, a civil servant with the Federal Ministry of…

76-year-old pastor turns Guru Maharaj Ji’s devotee

76-year-old pastor turns Guru Maharaj Ji’s devotee

By Ajibola Abayomi, News Editor   As a member of the Church of Christ Missionary Nigeria, he took Christianity to several villages and towns in his home state as a pastor…

How cult war claimed three lives in Ogun

By Andrew Utulu  / Correspondent, Lagos.   Cultism and cult activities are fast becoming a big threat to the citizens of Nigeria. In various higher institutions of learning, parents would not…

Slain bus conductor’s pregnant widow, father cry for Justice

By Sam Anokam  / Asst. Editor   The father and widow of the bus conductor, Ikechukwu Abasirim, who was allegedly killed by officials of the Lagos State Traffic Management Agency (LASTMA)…

Hairdresser, two others in trouble over death of 78-year-old man

By Andrew Utulu  / Correspondent, Lagos   Detectives in the Ogun State Police Command’s homicide department are battling to unravel the cause of the death of a 78-year-old man who was…

How the law caught up with killers of Newswatch Editor

By Andrew Utulu  / Correspondent, Lagos   Since Toyin Obadina was killed sometime in February this year, his spirit has not rested. Not rested in the sense that the killers of…

We have no other job but 419 –suspects

We have no other job but 419 –suspects

By Andrew Utulu  -  Correspondent, Lagos   Last week, two suspects, Wale Oyewale, 30, and Ndubuisi Amaefule, 34, made startling confessions on their criminal activities and how they obtain money…

Yes, I’m a robber, Beninois driver confesses

Yes, I’m a robber, Beninois driver confesses

By Andrew Utulu  / Correspondent, Lagos   Bernard Bongy, a Benin Republic – born driver, residing in Nigeria, was recently arrested by operatives of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) of Lagos…

How ‘evil’ caretaker unleashed dogs on kindergarten pupil

How ‘evil’ caretaker unleashed dogs on kindergarten pupil

By Andrew Utulu / Correspondent, Lagos   When Mrs. Helen Ibraham left her children in their three bedroom apartment on Thursday, 25th September, 2014, little did she know that danger was…

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