37-year old driver kills boss’s wife after he was fired

37-year old driver, Morenikeji Adeyemi has confessed to killing his boss's wife.  Adeyemi made the confession when he was paraded by the Oyo State Police Command in Ibadan. Shina Olukolu, the Oyo State Commissioner of Police, who paraded the suspect at the command headquarters in Ibadan, said the suspect was arrested at Sango Ota in Ogun state where he had relocated to after committing the crime. Making the confession, Adeyemi said: “I was hurt when my boss sacked me. That time, my wife just had her baby and because there was no income anymore, we lost the baby. So, I thought of a way to get back at him, because it was so painful. My boss’s wife had once told me about her spiritual challenges, and I had promised to take her to a place for prayers. I was able to use that as a premise to lure her and I told her that I was...

Lagos pardons 14 prisoners after 20 years in prison and coverts death row for 20 others to life imprisonment

L-R: Director, Legislative Drafting, Lagos State Ministry of Justice/Secretary of Lagos State Advisory Council on Prerogative of Mercy, Mrs. Yemisi Ogunlola; members, Mr. Adetoun Adeniji; Mrs. Bolatimi Animashaun; Chairman; Prof. Oyelowo Oyewo; Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Lagos State, Mr. Adeniji Kazeem, SAN, other members, Mr. Olumide Oniyire; Mr. Chris Okoye and Mrs. Musili Onasanya, during the pardon of 14 inmates and 20 inmates whose Death sentences were converted to Life-Imprisonment by the Lagos State Advisory Council on Prerogative of Mercy at the Kirikiri Maximum Prison, on Friday, April 26, 2019. The Lagos State Government, through the Advisory Council on Prerogative of Mercy, on Friday pardoned 14 inmates of the Maximum Security Prison in Kirikiri who have been imprisoned for over 20 years for various offences, while 20 others on death row had their punishment converted to life imprisonment.   Speaking while handing over the order for the release of the inmates...

CSP Dolapo Badmus challenges Yahoo Boys to come out and defend their jobs

CSP Dolapo Badmus has called out Yahoo boys, asking them in a statement to come and defend their jobs if they are so proud of it. She warns that as long as Yahoo is illegal and those practising it are still in hiding, one day, law will catch up with them and they will be arrested. Total war against internet fraud and fraudsters!!! If you are bold enough as Yahoo messenger? (Yahoo Yahoo) report yourself to the nearest police station! A job you can’t boldly come out to defend, continue to hide behind keypads but be rest assured anyday, anytime the law catches up with you...

TV Producer allegedly assaulted by Police in Benin City, Edo

Public Relations Officer of Edo Civil Society Organisations, Leftist Osazee Edigin in a statement said that a popular producer with ITV was allegedly assaulted by the police in Benin City on Thursday,  because he was recording a quarrel between the police and commercial bus drivers. Read the statement below: POLICE BRUTALITY IN EDO STATE TAKEN TO ANOTHER LEVEL: ...

Couple arrested for stealing baby and hiding in a handbag in PortHarcourt

As reported by LIB, a couple believed to be kidnappers, escaped being lynched by a mob in Port harcourt, Rivers State after they were apprehended with a stolen baby hidden inside the wife's bag recently. The couple were apprehended during a stop and search operation by police officers in the state. They are currently in police custody and are being interrogated at the police command headquarters.   See photo and video below   https://www.instagram.com/p/Bwv2n85jEkJ/?utm_source=ig_embed...

Popular actors, Olu Jacobs and Joke Silva welcomes their grand child

The son of popular Nollywood actors  Joke Silva and Olu Jacobs, Olusoji and his wife Boma have welcomed their first child. The baby, Oluwasoromidayo Atarah Owanemi Abimbola Jacobs was born in Maryland, USA, one week ago. Boma shared beautiful photos from her maternity shoot and adorable one of the newborn on Instagram. See her post and photos below...

Update: Police arrests person who owns freezer where six-year-old boy was found dead in Ketu

Patience Odowo,  owner of a deep freezer where six-year-old Treasure Akinsohun, was found dead in the Ketu area in Lagos state on April 23rd has been arrested by Lagos state police command. On April 26th, Treasure who could not be found when he was supposedly playing with other kids in his aunt's compound was foud dead in a neighbour's freezer Treasure and his mother, Eunice Akinsohun, lived in Ikorodu and had gone to Eunice's sister's house in Ketu for the Easter holiday. On April 24th, Treasure was playing with the children in the compound when he suddenly went missing. A search party was launched and his dead body was recovered in a deep freezer inside Patience Odowo's house located five streets away from his aunty's house. Confirming Odowo's arrest, the spokesman of the Lagos State Police Command, DSP. Bala Elkana, said that the dead body of the boy had been deposited at the...