Weekends, days for stealing at clubs – Suspect

A suspected thief, Idris Owolabi 26, told policemen that weekends were usually the best times he steals from clubs. Owolabi and his friend, Benjamin Ademola 31, were arrested at Oyingbo area of Lagos State by policemen from the state’s command. The police said that the two men had stolen several phones from unsuspecting Nigerians and other valuables. The police explained that after stealing these items, the suspects sell them at giveaway prices. Idris, a professional phone repairer, admitted stealing phones to sell. He explained that he goes to clubs to steal…

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Umahi directs AG to prosecute officials for fraud, stealing

Uchenna Inya ABAKALIKI Ebonyi state Governor, Chief Dave Umahi yesterday directed the state Head of Service, Dr. Chamberlin Nwaele and the state Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Chief Augustine Nwankwegu to immediately institute a disciplinary committee to try three officials of the state’s Ministry of Power caught siphoning streetlights diesels in the state. This came as a suspect, Uchenna Chima, who was allegedly caught vandalising street light cables in the State and arrested after a tip off, indicted some members of staff of the ministry. Addressing 216 Ebonyi Neighborhood Watch…

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