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Sextortion: FBI’s Witness Revealed How Defendant Demanded $200 From Late Victim

Ayotunde Solademi, a Foreign Service National Investigator with the Federal Bureau of Investigation, FBI and  second prosecution witness, PW2, in the ongoing trial of Muideen Olamilekan Teslim,  on Monday, May 27, 2024, told Justice Dehinde Dipeolu of the Federal High…

EFCC Arrests One for Alleged Naira Abuse In Gombe

Investigators at the Gombe Zonal Command of the  Economic and Financial Crimes Commission , EFCC,  have arrested one Zachariyya Muhammad  for allegedly abusing the  Nigerian currency  in Gombe State . Muhammad was arrested on Saturday, May 25, 2024 based on …

29-Year-Old Sentenced To Death By Hanging In Ekiti

EKITI State High Court, Ado Ekiti Division, has sentenced a 29-year-old man identified as Adedayo Olawole to death by hanging for the murder of one Chukwudi Joseph. Trojan News learnt that Adedayo was first arraigned on March 29 2023, on two counts…

Court Sentences Man To Six Months In Prison For Stealing

A Sabo-Yaba Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State sentenced one Taofeek Toheeb to six months in prison for breaking into a store to steal tricycle batteries worth N485,000. The Magistrate, Mrs. A. O. Salawu sentenced 25-year-old Toheeb, who pleaded guilty…

Three Suspects Arrested For Allegedly Hiding Hard Drugs in Bread In Kaduna

The Police Command in Kaduna State says its operatives have arrested three suspects for allegedly hiding hard drugs in a loaf of bread. The command’s Police Public Relations Officer, ASP Mansir Hassan, confirmed the arrest in a statement issued on…

Two Kidnapped Confluence University Students Killed

THE Police command in Kogi on Sunday confirmed the killing of two of the abducted students of Confluence University of Science and Technology (CUSTECH),Osara. The State Police Commissioner, Mr Bethrand Onuoha, confirmed the killing in an interview with the News…

EFCC Reacts Over Death Of Ex-chair, Lamorde

THE Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has expressed grief over the passage of  its former chairman, Mr. Ibrahim Lamorde Its Spokesman, Dele Oyewale ,in a statement on Sunday in Abuja, said that the commission was devastated by his  death….

NDLEA Arrests Paris-bound Businessman Who Excreted 111 Wraps Of Cocaine

THE National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has arrested a Paris-bound businessman who excreted 111wraps of cocaine at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, (NAIA), Abuja. The NDLEA spokesman, Mr Femi Babafemi, said in a statement on Sunday in Abuja that…

Police Arrest 2 Scavengers Over Alleged Murder

THE Police in Lagos State have arrested two men, self-identified as scavengers, over the alleged murder of a man known only as Friday, who reportedly exposed their theft activity. Confirming the arrests, SP Benjamin Hundeyin, the spokesperson for the command,…

Ajayi Crowther Varsity Student Beaten To Death For Alleged Phone Theft

A male student of Ajayi Crowther University in Oyo State was brutally beaten to death by his peers for allegedly stealing a mobile phone, on Friday. Trojan News reports that the tragedy unfolded in Shepherd Inn, a hostel on the university’s premises. Sources…