Operatives of the Benin Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, have arrested two owners of yahoo schools and seven other suspected internet fraudsters in Benin City, Edo State. The anti-graft agency, through its Head of Media and Publicity, Mr. Wilson Uwujaren, disclosed that the suspects were...
Police operatives in Kwara State have eliminated two of the kidnappers responsible for kidnapping a woman and her son. The Police spokesperson in the State, SP Okasanmi Ajayi, disclosed this in a statement on Wednesday. It would be recalled that one Afusat Lawal and her son, Taofeek Lawal, were on...
The Federal Government has arrested 422 people with fake Covid-19 vaccination cards in the month of July and August. Director Port Health Services, Dr. Geoffrey Okatubo disclosed this on Tuesday, September 13, 2022, at a press briefing in Abuja According to Okadigbo, 96% of passengers who came into the country were...
A suspected pedophile, who has confessed to raping his 14-year-old niece, has attributed his shameful act to "the work of the devil". The suspect, Mr. Tyoughche Emmanuel, was arrested by the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) Female Squad in Anagada on Friday morning, and subsequently paraded in Abuja,...
A Brazilian returnee and father of two, Okolie Paulinus Nwabueze, has been arrested at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA) Abuja by operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA)for importing Ninety Two (92) wraps of cocaine, which he ingested and eventually excreted after days under observation in...
The police command in Lagos State on Sunday said 35 suspected armed robbers were arrested between June and August in the state. The command’s Spokesperson, SP Benjamin Hundeyin, disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN). Hundeyin said 13 other suspected armed robbers were killed in different parts of the...
The Ilorin Zonal Command of the Economic And Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has arrested a 29-year old Chinese national, Gang Deng, for suspected illegal mining in Ilorin, Kwara State. The anti-graft Commission's Head of Media and Publicity, Mr Wilson Uwujaren, who disclosed this, said Deng was arrested on Friday, September...
Operatives of the Police Command in Rivers State have rescued 15 children who were kidnapped within and outside the State and kept in the house of a fake Reverend Sister in Aluu, Ikwerre Local Government Area of the State. Commissioner of Police in the State, CP Friday Eboka, disclosed this...
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, has said that it has seized no fewer than 286 assets and 600 bank accounts of drug barons between January 2021 and August 2022. NDLEA spokesman, Femi Babafemi, who disclosed this in a document Tuesday, said the assets consisted of 249 exotic cars...
Forty-six persons have been abducted from a mosque by terrorists disguised as worshippers. According to the Zamfara Police Command's spokesman Mohammed Shehu, who announced the incident Friday, the worshippers were abducted from Jumu’at Central Mosque in Zugu town, Bukkuyum council area which is about 170 km from Gusau. TheFact Daily gathers from...