23-year-old lady caught with 23 ATM cards hidden in her genitals

A 23-year-old lady, Halima Juma, was arrested with 23 ATM cards allegedly tucked inside her private parts. Police in Dares Salaam, Tanzania, said they suspected her of stealing money from bank users after illegally obtaining their ATM cards,  has reported. Halima was reportedly arrested on Tuesday at a bank ATM gallery in Mbagala area of Dar es […]

N32.9bn alleged scam: Court remands Mompha in prison

The Federal High Court in Lagos has made an order for suspected Internet fraudster, Ismaila Mustapha, alias Mompha, to be remanded in the prison custody. Justice Mohammed Liman made the remand order on Monday shortly after Mompha was arraigned before him on 14 counts bordering on fraud, money laundering and running a foreign exchange business […]

Why I dumped my baby –Ondo mother

A young woman, who dumped her three-month-old baby on the street of Ugbe Akoko in the Akoko North-East Local Government Area of Ondo State last week, Monsuratu Arogundade, has been released by the police. Arogundade, 23, abandoned the baby on the street and ran away, but some good Samaritans picked up the child and reported […]

Blind septuagenarian arraigned for allegedly dealing in Indian hemp

A visually-impaired 77-year-old man, Kareem Adebayo, was on Wednesday arraigned before a Magistrates’ Court, sitting in Osogbo for alleged possession of a substance believed to be Indian hemp. Adebayo appeared before Magistrate Risikat Olayemi on two counts bordering on possession of Indian hemp. The accused, it was learnt was caught on November 5, 2019, around […]

Police arrest couple for buying two toddlers

Police are calling on Nigerians to help them trace the parents of two children being trafficked by a couple but have since been rescued while the suspects have been arrested. Detectives from Ojo Division led by the Divisional Police Officer, arrested one Chukwunonso Blessing, 30years of 23 Masebinu Street, Igbede, Ojo. Lagos State Command Spokesman, […]

Woman steals baby to cover up fake pregnancy

A middle-aged woman, Falilat Olatunji, was on Wednesday, arrested by men of the Ogun State Police Command for allegedly stealing a four-month-old baby boy, to cover up her fake pregnancy. Falilat, who was arrested 24 hours after she allegedly stole the baby from a room at Iyana-Kajola, Mile 2, Abeokuta, was said to have deceived […]

UPDATED: Mothers of Yahoo boys now forming association – Magu

The acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Ibrahim Magu, lamented on Thursday that mothers of cyber fraudsters, popularly known as Yahoo boys, are now organising themselves into an association. Magu, who addressed journalists at the Lagos office of the commission in Ikoyi, said such parents always justify their children’s activities with the […]