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15 Apr 2021
A former Louisiana sheriff’s dispatcher was busted for allegedly refusing to return more than $1.2 million that was accidentally deposited into her account, and purchasing a new car and house, according to a report by New York Post. Kelyn Spadoni, 33, who worked for the Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office, was seeing green when Charles Schwab…
17 Jun 2020
A military court has ordered that a former General Officer Commanding (GOC), 8 Division of the Nigerian Army, Sokoto, Major-General Hakeem Otiki, who authorised the transportation
11 Apr 2020
"Deadliest Catch" star Jerod Sechrist has been arrested three times in six months. He has been arrested for theft again this week and he admits he's doing it to fuel his addiction in a report by TMZ. Sechrist was arrested this week at a Tampa residence for grand theft. The first alleged theft was a…
19 Jul 2019
A Delta State High Court sitting in Warri Judicial Division and presided over Justice A.A. Onojovwo, has sentenced one Victor Nwankpa to death by hanging for armed robbery. The court handed down the sentence on Tuesday when the defendant was arraigned before it on a three-count charge bothering on conspiracy, armed robbery and forgery.
10 Jun 2019
On the mere suspicion that an 11-year-old boy, Goodluck Amechi, wanted to steal his catfish, 61-year-old Jeremiah Obifor has used a sharp machete to cut off the boy’s wrist. The incident happened on Friday, June 7, at about 8:20a.m around Okokomaiko area of Lagos. The matter was reported by Doris Isaac of No. 6, Ajanaku…
6 May 2019
The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) has approved 1,697 building permit applications out of 1,870 submissions made by developers within the year 2017 to 2019. Those given approval represent about 90 percent of the total request, which cover, residential, commercial buildings, recreational development, government offices and telecommunication masts among others. Coordinator, Abuja Metropolitan Management Council…
5 Dec 2018
Singer Miley Cyrus who is still recovering after the Malibu wildfires there has been a reported case of a major theft at her storage unit. It is learnt that someone got into Cyrus's storage unit in the San Fernando Valley and made off with some valuable guitars. It is gathered that the total value of the…
18 Sep 2018
Managing Director of Aero Contractors, Captain Ado Sanusi, yesterday faulted the claims that the disputed Bombardier Dash 8 Q300 jets were stolen at the Lagos airport. Sanusi, who stated that the processes of moving an aircraft are quite tedious and nowhere in the world is it possible to successful steal an airplane, said the claim…
9 Sep 2018
Officals of the Nigerian Copyrights Commission (NCC) have threatened to shut down ABG Communications and QQTV Digital Satellite Station for piracy and illegal broadcast of foreign television contents, after a surveillance visit to the transmission site in Kaduna. Led by the NCC Director of Enforcement, Mr. Augustine Amodu, the Commission’s team visited the illegal transmission…
31 Aug 2018
While making confessional statements yesterday at the FSARS office in Ikeja, the suspects who were arrested recently claimed it was a four-man gang that operates with a Sienna bus. On their modus operandi, the suspects said like public transporters, they call for passengers from Ikeja to Berger after which they spray a chemical, which makes…
31 Aug 2018
An Ikeja High Court in Lagos yesterday remanded in prison three businessmen, Anietei Obong, Akaninyene Okpoho and James Dottie, following their arraignment for alleged theft of helicopter spare parts worth $46,940 (about N16,898,400). The Police Special Fraud Unit (SFU), Ikoyi docked the trio before Justice Oyindamola Ogala on a five-count charge of stealing, conspiracy to…
17 Aug 2018
A driver attached to Ramlac company in Lekki area of Lagos State, who absconded with the company’s truck three months ago, has been arrested by men of the Federal Anti Robbery Squad, Lagos police command, in his home town in Ikot-Ekpene, Akwa-Ibom State. The suspect, Isaiah Ezekiel, who was employed barely a month before he committed…


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Ukraine's ex-president Petro Poroshenko returned to Kyiv from Europe on Monday despite the risk of arrest, vowing to help protect the ex-Soviet
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Deported defending champion Novak Djokovic was thousands of miles away when the Australian Open began on Monday, but his brooding
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The number of Covid-19 cases in China reached its highest level since March 2020 on Monday, as Beijing races to smother outbreaks
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The influential son-in-law of Kazakhstan's ex-president resigned as head of the leading business lobby Monday after public anger at perceived corruption