Showing posts with label crime. Show all posts
Showing posts with label crime. Show all posts

Monday, January 20, 2020

40-year-old Bamidele, Stabs Wife To Death With Screwdriver In Ogun

40-year-old Bamidele, Stabs Wife To Death With Screwdriver In Ogun

A 40-year-old man, identified as Olanrewaju Bamidele, has been arrested by the Ogun state Police command for beating wife, Adenike Olanrewaju to death.

40-year-old Bamidele, Stabs Wife To Death With Screwdriver In Ogun

In a statement made available in Abeokuta by DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi the Police Public Relations Officer of the Ogun State command

According to Oyeyemi;

the suspect was arrested following a report lodged at Ofada police post by the victim’s son 15years old Ayomide Olanrewaju who reported that his deceased mother has a misunderstanding with his father which resulted to fight between them.

Ayomide stated further that his father used a big stick to beat the victim to coma, after which he used a screwdriver to stab her on the head resulting to the death of his mother

On the strength of the report, the Officer-in-charge of Ofada Police post, DSP Akinfolahan Oluseye led his men to the scene at Bisodun village via Ofada where the suspect who has been held down by the people of the community was handed over to the police and he was immediately taken to Owode-Egba divisional headquarters where he is currently being interrogated.

After beating the woman to death; he was about to bury the woman secretly when the deceased children who saw him digging a grave by the side of his house alerted their neighbours who rushed to the scene and held him down before the arrival of the police.

However, the police image maker added that the corpse of the victim has been deposited at Olabisi Onabanjo Teaching Hospital mortuary, Sagamu for autopsy, while the screwdriver and the stick which the suspect used to kill the victim have also been recovered.
Mother Of 11 Days Old Baby, Burnt To Ashes On Her Way To Church

Mother Of 11 Days Old Baby, Burnt To Ashes On Her Way To Church

Mrs Idenyi Ebere Ukamaka, 35-year-old nursing mother was murdered by suspected assassins with parts of her body burnt to ashes behind Enugu North Mass transit park along Afikpo road Abalaliki, the capital city of Ebonyi State.

Mother Of 11 Days Old Baby, Burnt To Ashes On Her Way To Church

It is alleged that, the deceased, popularly known as Mama Ebuka and nursing an 11 days old baby, was said to have been murdered while she was going to church.

Odah Loveth, the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) in the state, who confirmed the ugly incident, said the body of the deceased was found in a drainage after her husband had reported her missing.

She said;

At about 12noon of January 12, one Idenyi Festus, male, of No. 11 Awolowo street Abakaliki, reported at the station that at about 4:00a.m. of the same day, his wife, a nursing mother named Idenyi Ebere Ukamaka, left her 11 days old baby in their residence for early morning prayer at St. Theresa Catholic Church Abakaliki.

The woman did not return and he searched for his wife on that day to no avail but at about 9:00a.m. of January 13, he found her dead body in a gutter behind Enugu North Mass Transit.

He said his wife after being killed was also burnt, adding that it was through her head that didn’t burn that he was able to recognize his wife.

According to Loveth, a police team, led by the DCO Kenneth Owo, visited the scene of incident and the remaining body parts have been deposited at the mortuary for autopsy.

Sunday, January 19, 2020

Man Kills Pregnant Wife, Throws Corpse From Five-storey Building

Man Kills Pregnant Wife, Throws Corpse From Five-storey Building

An incident which occurred in Fegge, Onitsha, Anambra state leaves a pregnant woman dead, allegedly killed by her husband.

Man Kills Pregnant Wife, Throws Corpse From Five-storey Building

According to reports, the incident took place in their apartment located at the last floor of a five-storey building at No. 9, Obosi street at about 10pm.

The suspect was said to have been issued quit notice in his former apartment by his landlord following the loss of his first wife in mysterious circumstances.

According to a resident of the area, who preferred anonymity, alleged that the suspect had met the deceased at the Onitsha Bridgehead market where she worked as a sales girl

He said;

Both of them met at surgical equipment section of the Onitsha Bridgehead market where the man also trades in one of the lines of the surgical section.

As the relationship continued, he impregnated her but she later suffered miscarriage under mysterious circumstances.

The man quickly paid her bride price last December after the girl took in again.

He added that the husband killed the wife for ritual purposes.

According to him, he threw her corpse of the wife from the last floor of the five-storey building

He added;

We learnt he was sacked from where he was formerly living under mysterious circumstances and the same thing has happened, he is a  ritualist.

The deceased's body was reportedly discovered by police detectives who stormed the scene and arrested suspect following a tip off.

Mr Rabiu Garba, the Divisional Police Officer of the area, confirmed the arrest of the husband.

According to him, the case has been  transferred to the state Criminal Intelligence and Investigation
Bureau, SIIB for further investigation.
Police Parades Two Street Light Cable Vandals

Police Parades Two Street Light Cable Vandals

The Lagos State government has arrested and paraded two street light cable vandals who operate mostly by midnight.


The suspects who were linked to the outage of power within a short space of time of lighting up roads, reportedly pretend to be technicians while carrying out the illegal act.

A statement released by Lagos State Electricity Board reads;

One of the numerous challenges we face with sustaining the provision of street lights in some areas in Lagos is the vandilization of cables and equipments. We often realize there’s outage of power within a short space of time of lighting up roads

These cable vandals operate mostly at midnight and sometimes pretend to be technicians. We urge Lagosians to be conscious and vigilant. It is a collective responsibility to ensure sustainability of government property

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Why I killed My Pregnant Girlfriend – Idris Reveals

Why I killed My Pregnant Girlfriend – Idris Reveals

A man identified as Mustapha Idris, who has being accused of killing his girlfriend has confessed to the crime.

Why I killed My Pregnant Girlfriend – Idris Reveals

According to reports, Mr Idris who hails from Ringim Local Government Area of Jigawa State was arrested by the police for killing his 20-year-old girlfriend, Nafisa Hashimu.

The 29-year-old Idris said he killed Hashimu after she told him she was three months pregnant.

However, the two lived in the same apartment at Daneji village of Jigawa before the murder.

The suspect, on Friday reveal that he killed his girlfriend to avoid the shame of giving birth outside wedlock.

She said;

I’m ashamed of how the society will see us after she delivers the unborn child out of wedlock, and thus I decided to terminate her life to stay away from shame.

Audu Jinjiri, the police spokesperson in Jigawa, said the corpse of the deceased was found in her pool of blood in a bush at the outskirts of Daneji village about 22 kilometres from Ringim town.

He maintain that the police preliminary investigation found that the late Hashimu was a divorcee, adding that she was certified dead by a medical doctor and released to relatives for burial.

According to the police spokesperson, the suspect would be charged to court to face the wrath of the law.