Tuesday, 20 June 2017

(Photo) Court Jails Man 27months for Job Scam,orders him to refund victim's money

Justice O. A. Adeniyi of the FCT High Court sitting in Apo, Abuja on Tuesday, June 20, 2017 convicted and sentenced one Micheal Ogun (a.k.a Idris Suleiman, Ibrahim Bello) to 27months imprisonment on a six-count charge of forgery and obtaining by false pretence brought against him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC.

Ogun, allegedly poses as an officer of the Nigeria Customs Service, NCS and Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, and in that assumed capacity defrauding innocent Nigerians of their hard earned money under the guise of securing them job in the two agencies.

Chocolate City Music Kenya presents Qritiqal - Won't Tell

Chocolate City Music Kenya signed artiste Qritiqal releases the visuals for his latest single  “WON'T TELL".

The Dance-hall prowess in Qritiqal is one that has gained him fast recognition on the air waves and among music lovers. 

Mother Caught on Camera Trying to Strangle Her Own Son in a Hospital 4 Times in 15 Minutes

Maggie Dixon, a woman from North Carolina has been charged with attempted murder and child abuse after police say she was caught on camera repeatedly trying to smother her one-year-old son in his room at a Charlotte hospital, Daily Mail UK reports.
According to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, nurses at Levine Children’s Hospital were watching their monitors Saturday night and noticed the boy had trouble breathing when his mother, 32-year-old Maggie Dixon, was alone with him.

Man strips and chains 13-year-old son over alleged N2,000 theft

Ogun State Police

The Ogun State Police Command has arrested a 41-year-old man Adeoye Oreyomi, for allegedly chaining his 13-year-old son, Demola, hands and feet over N2,000 theft, Punch reports.

The suspect who lived on Dokun Street, Ewuga in Sagamu, Ogun State, according to police reports, was said to have stripped the boy naked before using a chain to tie him on both hands and legs and padlocked the chain at both ends.

Italian politician resigns for abandoning puppies he found on his doorstep

A politician in Sicily who was caught on camera abandoning four puppies in the street has resigned from his post, local media reported Tuesday.

Vito Dicara, the alderman for culture and sports in the Sicilian town of Caltagirone, was filmed in the act by the security cameras of a nearby private home, whose owner alerted the Carabinieri, a branch of Italy’s police, according to newspaper La Sicilia.

Police arrest six suspected armed robbers in Badagry (Photos)

Police paraded a gang of suspected armed robbers that disposed two officials of the Nigerian Customs Service (NSC) of the cars, valuables at Badagry in January .

The suspects were arrested at the Mowo area of Badagry around 1am on Tuesday .
Tunji Adesanya, 33, Rasaq Lawal, 22, Hammed Lawal, 24, Olanrewaju Wasiu, 29, Kenneth Ohmai, 39 and Ibrahim Aliu, 26,, confessed to have robbed Garba Usman and Akubo Ibrahim, on January 1, and January 5 of their Toyota Corolla, 2006 model and Lexus 350 Sports Utility Vehicle  (SUV) respectively.

Mother Of Finsbury Park 'Terrorist' Says She Won't Defend Him

The mother of the Finsbury Park suspect last night said she was 'not going to defend' her son and revealed she screamed in horror when she saw him on television.

Christine Osborne, 72, said that she had not seen her 47-year-old son Darren in one month and described him as being a 'complex' person.

Mother Violently Stabs 4-Year-Old Daughter To Death Over Argument With BF

Capital murder charges were filed against a mother in Harris County, Texas, on Monday for the stabbing of her 4-year-old daughter, said the Harris County Sheriff’s Office.

Laquita Lewis, 34, allegedly stabbed her child, Fredricka Allen, multiple times in the chest and left her body on the floor of their home.

Teenager Murdered Over Instagram Arguments

A 15-year-old teenager has been stabbed to death by a yet to be confirmed teenager over what appears to be his comments in an Instagram troll.

The boy, Quamari Serunkuma-Barnes, was said to have been ambushed in Willesden, North West London, on his way home from school at 3:22pm.

Algerian Man Dangled Baby From Tall Building For Facebook 'Likes

A court in Algeria has sentenced a man to two years in prison for dangling a baby out of a window in order to attract "likes" on Facebook.

The man posted a picture of himself holding the baby out of a window in a high-rise building with the caption: "1,000 likes or I will drop him."

Capital Oil boss, Ifeanyi Ubah, released by DSS

The managing director of Capital Oil and Gas Limited, Ifeanyi Ubah has been reportedly released from DSS’s detention.

Vanguard reports that he was released yesterday night unconditionally by the DSS after a “No Case” was established.

EFCC arrests PSC director over alleged N600m fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has picked up the Director of Administration at the Police Service Commission, Emmanuel Ibe, for an alleged N600m fraud.
Ibe was detained last week following a petition by some members of the Police Service Commission Cooperative Society that he allegedly collected millions of naira from them meant to be used to purchase land.

Man who married his sister, set to welcome a baby with her

An American man, Gavin, who married his sister is set to welcome his first child with her. According to Gavin, whose page info reads, “R.I.P GMA stay golden yes I’m the guy who married his sister fuck off”, he had to marry his sister because you can’t control love.

Ronaldo summoned for July 31 tax hearing

Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo, accused of evading 14.7 million euro ($16.5m) in tax, has been summoned to appear before a judge in Spain on July 31, judicial sources told AFP on Tuesday.

The 32-year-old Portuguese star is facing four charges of fraud through offshore companies between 2011 and 2014.

Ronaldo has denied the charges.


Billionaire kidnapper: I was a militant, earning N65,000 monthly from amnesty – Suspect, Sola Paul

A 42-year-old member the billionaire kidnap gang, Sola Paul has told his own side of the story on how he met kingpin, Evans.
The arrested suspects have been making their individual confessions to the police.
Paul, who is an indigene of Bayelsa State said he was earning N65, 000 monthly from the amnesty programme put in place by the Nigerian government for Niger Delta Militants before meeting Evans.

CNN reporter labels White House spokesman ‘just kind of useless’

A CNN reporter labelled White House spokesman Sean Spicer “just kind of useless”, in the the ongoing tussle between the Washington press corps and the Trump administration.

The comment was made by CNN White House correspondent Jim Acosta during an appearance on “CNN Newsroom with Brooke Baldwin.”

$115m ‘Diezani bribe’: Court frees lawmaker as ex-minister wife surrenders to EFCC

An Igbosere Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos on Tuesday struck out a charge against a federal lawmaker, Aliyu Ahman Pategi, who was remanded Friday after failing to produce his wife, ex Minister of State for Defence, Oloye Jumoke Akinjide.

Chief Magistrate Afolashade freed Pategi following Akinjide’s surrender Tuesday’s afternoon to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) at its Lagos office in Ikoyi.

Photo: Suspected kidnappers of five students of Turkish School in Ogun being arraigned at a Federal High Court Abuja on Tuesday

Philippines’ Duterte apologises for urban war

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte apologised Tuesday for a military offensive that has left the nation's main Muslim city in ruins, but said it was needed to crush militants linked to the Islamic State group.

Duterte also vowed that US-backed air strikes on Marawi would continue, as the conflict entered its fifth week with no sign of an end and its reported death toll climbed towards 370.

Mourinho accused of €3.3m tax evasion in Spain

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho was on Tuesday accused of evading 3.3 million euro ($3.7 million) in tax at Real Madrid, the public prosecutor’s office in Madrid announced.
Portuguese Mourinho, who coached Real Madrid from 2010 to 2013, was accused of “two offences against the public treasury,” the office said in a statement.

My wife only wants Nigerians to have sympathy for me, if forgiven, I will be anti-kidnapping ambassador – Evans

Suspected kidnap kingpin Chukwudumeje George Onwuamadike alias Evans, yesterday claimed he gave his father N3million cash, a Sports Utility Vehicle (SUV) and a Hilux Van before he stopped visiting his hometown, Umudim, Nnewi in Anambra State.

Evans made the allegation when detectives took him to one of the dens his gang used for the detention of victims.

I am the rightful monarch of Lagos, Oba Akiolu tells court

The Oba of Lagos, Rilwan Akiolu, has insisted before an Ikeja High Court, on Tuesday that he remains the rightfully elected monarch of Lagos.

This he disclosed at the resumed hearing of a suit challenging his right to the throne as Oba of Lagos.

How 61-year-old Alfa beheaded woman seeking spiritual help for ritual

61-year-old Alfa beheaded woman

An Ebute Meta Chief Magistrate Court sitting in Lagos, on Monday remanded a 61-year-old Islamic cleric, Taofeek Adams in prison for allegedly beheading a woman seeking spiritual help.
Adams, who resides at Masinowe compound, Ikoga in Badagry, was charged with conspiracy and murder.

Lecturer docked for allegedly stealing N1.2m

Lecturer docked for allegedly stealing N1.2m

A lecturer, Folorunsho Kehinde, was on Monday charged before an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court for allegedly defrauding one Oluwole Kosile of N1.2 million.
Kehinde, 40, residing at Adesina Street in Felele, Ibadan, Oyo State, is facing a two-count charge of obtaining money under false pretence and stealing.

Ronaldo’s threat to quit should be taken seriously – Calderon

Ronaldo’s threat to quit should be taken seriously – Calderon

Former Real Madrid president, Florentino Perez, has warned that Cristiano Ronaldo’s quit threat should not be taken lightly.
Ronaldo has apparently made an ‘irreversible’ decision to leave Madrid, after being accused of tax fraud worth £13m and has urged his agent Jorge Mendes to secure a return to Old Trafford.

Florida police found 7 fake credit cards in Dammy Krane’s pocket

Florida police found 7 fake credit cards in Dammy Krane’s pocket

A report in New Miami Times said seven fake credit cards were found in the pockets of Dammy Krane on 1 June when he was arrested at Opa-locka Executive Airport in Miami Dade, Florida.
The police have now slammed a nine count felony charge at Miami Dade’s criminal court for credit card forgery and grand theft against the 23 year-old pop artist, whose real name is Oyindamola Emmanuel Johnson-Hunga.