Armed bandits kidnap district head, 7 others in Zamfara

Oh no, not more than eight persons have been kidnapped and one person killed in a recent bandits attack in Zamfara State. This recent attack occurred in Yankaba district in Kaura Local Government Area. Involved in the incident was Yanbamka district head, Alhaji Buhari Ammani who was kidnapped alongside his …

Businesswoman hacks First Bank account

A businesswoman, Wuraola Folashade Oluloye, arrested for hacking a First Bank Plc account and stealing a customer’s N16.2million, was Tuesday brought before an Igbosere Magistrates’ Court, Lagos. The 67-year-old was arraigned by the Lion Build Police Division, Lagos on five counts of fraud and fraudulent diversion, according to a charge …

A 300-level UNIBEN student commits suicide on Tuesday

The corpse of Miss Christabell Omoremime Buoro, aged 21, a 300-level student of the department of Medical Laboratory Science, University of Benin [UNIBEN], was on Tuesday evening discovered in her hostel flat at Plot 4 Uwaifo lane, Newton street, Ekosodin area, behind the university fence. According to report gathered, the …

‘Yahoo boy’ sent to one year imprisonment

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Benin Zonal Office, on Monday, secured the conviction of Okhiemwen Roland Ekata aka (Zamani, Baron Wellington), from Justice A, A. Demi-Ajayi of the Federal High Court sitting in Benin City, Edo State. Ekata was arraigned on an amended one-count charge bordering on intent …