Metro & Crime

SARS killed my brother, turned family to ATM –Woman

…demands N1bn compensation A lawyer, Mrs. Hannah Michael-West, has disclosed how the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) allegedly killed her 27-year-old brother, Solomon Yellowe, and deposited his body at the mortuary of the University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital (UPTH). She spoke while testifying before the Rivers State Commission of Inquiry into police brutality and human […]

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Late venor’s widow: I’ve no hands in N500m suit against Gbajabiamila

Wife of the slain Abuja- based vendor, Mr. Ifeanyi Okereke, has denied knowledge of a N500 million suit against the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila. Okereke was shot and killed by a security aide attached to the speaker on November 19, 2020. The widow, Mrs. Josephine Okereke, distanced herself from the […]

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INTERPOL arrests three Nigerians for internet fraud in 150 countries

International Police Organisation (INTERPOL) said it had arrested three Nigerians for cyber-crime targeted at government agencies and private sector companies in over 150 countries since 2017. The suspects were apprehended in a joint INTERPOL, Group-IB and the Nigeria Police Force cybercrime investigation called Operation Falcon. The INTERPOL made the disclosure in a statement published on […]

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109 die in Ogun auto crashes, says TRACE

At least 109 people lost their lives in auto accidents between January and August 2020 in Ogun State. The Corps Commander, Ogun State Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps (TRACE), Seni Ogunyemi, disclosed this yesterday. Ogunyemi spoke at the 5th Annual TRACE Corps Commanders’ Conference held in Abeokuta. The commander added that 450 people were injured […]