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Sunday, August 18, 2019

BREAKING: Policeman Rapes, Murders Stepdaughter

An officer of the Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) has been reported to have raped and murdered his stepdaughter. Newzandar understands that the Police officer had since been missing as he is currently...

Sad: Five injured as truck crushes tricycles in Ibadan

It was gathered that no fewer than five persons sustained injuries in Ibadan on Monday after a truck loaded with sand crushed two commercial tricycles, popularly known as ‘keke napep’ at about...

Two killed in fresh cult war in Lagos

Two suspected cult members were killed as viral members of the secret cults attacked themselves at Imalete Alafia and Igbojiya communities in Ibeju-Lekki Local Government Area of Lagos state on Sunday April 22nd....

Incredible story of Nigerian burn survivor who lost her father at 18, mother...

She's really gone through a lot. I lost My father at 18, My mother at 19, lost My son at 30, Then My Daughter at 33 and also lost...

Woman kidnapped while jogging in Ajah, Lagos

A woman identified as Mrs Gbemisola Alabi was kidnapped while out jogging around Monastery road near Novare mall - shoprite Sangotedo Ajah on Sunday, July 28. Veteran journalist, Soni...

APC chieftain and wife burnt to death in fire outbreak (photos)

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kebbi state, Farouk Umar, and his wife, Nasara, have lost their lives in a fire outbreak that occured in their home on Sunday, March...

BREAKING: Man beats neighbour to death in Lagos

An Ebute Meta Magistrates’ Court in Lagos on Friday ordered one Victor Sunday to be remanded in prison for allegedly beating his neighbour to death. NAN reports that Sunday,...

Seven die, 11 injured in Jigawa auto crash

Reports has it that no fewer than seven persons on Sunday died in an accident involving a Peugeot 206 and a Golf 3 car along Maigatari road, in Maigatari Local Government Area...

Unizik undergraduate found dead with pants and eyes removed

On Friday, a female undergraduate of Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Anambra State identified as 'Pauline' was found dead with her eyes and underwear reportedly missing from her corpse which was found at the...

Man stabs friend to death during an argument in Ogun [PHOTO]

The Ogun state police command have arrested a 28-year-old man, Oni Olohunwa, for stabbing his friend, Baraka Taiwo, to death, during an argument. A statement by the command’s spokesman, Abimbola Oyeyemi,...

Photo: Two pastors arrested for allegedly killing their brother-in-law in Ogun

The Ogun state police command have arrested two self acclaimed pastors, Chukwuka Stephen and Ejim Stephen, for allegedly killing their brother-in-law, Peter Chukwuyem, on the 5th of February 2019. A...

Management shuts down Osun State Polytechnic indefinitely after students burn down the campus medical...

The management of Osun State Polytechnic, Iree, has closed down the institution indefinitely over the protest of students which led to the destruction of some property at the school’s medical centre.

Gunmen kidnap ex-chairman of Nigeria Bar Association in Taraba State

The Immediate past chairman of the Nigeria Bar Association Taraba state chapter Joel Daniel has been kidnapped.   He was kidnapped in the early hours of today by unknown gunmen who...

70-year-old man accused of impregnating a 13-year-old girl

A 70-year-old man from Florida was arrested for allegedly impregnating a 13-year-old girl. According to a Boca Raton police report, Renaud Jerome of Boca Raton was arrested on Friday after the girl showed...

NSCDC arrests 8 suspects, siezes 142, 000 litres of petroleum products in Akwa Ibom

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Akwa Ibom Command has arrested eight suspects and impounded 142, 000 litres of illegally suspected petroleum products. The State Commandant of...

Blood flows as two Nigerian women fight in Italy [Watch Video]

Two Nigerian women were filmed fighting in public in Napoli, Italy. In the video shared online, both women can be seen dragging and hitting at each other while speaking...

Just In: OAU final year student killed by trailer

A final year student of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Osun State, has died after being hit by a trailer. Ebenezer Chiwendu Linda, popularly known as Wendy, was an...

A man caught defiling a 6 year old girl in Aba

According to reports, the man hails from Item in Abia state and the unidentified little girl hails from Umuahia Abia state, Newzandar reports. The man who is a driver...

Police arrest two suspects over murder of FUTO student

The Imo State Police Command has arrested two suspects for allegedly killing a 26-year-old student of Federal University of Technology, Owerri, Kingsley Okwudiri. While parading the suspects before newsmen at...

Real reason I enjoy sex with young boy than girls – Gay suspect

A gay suspect, Friday Okeke, arrested for allegedly having sexual intercourse with two boys in Lagos, has reportedly told the police that he enjoyed sleeping with under-aged boys than with girls.

BREAKING: Married father of nine with four wives allegedly rapes 12-year-old girl in Ondo

For the residents of Lugboji Oja community in Ondo West Local Government Area of Ondo State, they are still bewildered on why will a man married to four wives would defy an...

Precious Owolabi: NYSC members shot during Police, Shii’tes’ clash is dead

Precious Owolabi, the National Youth Service Corps member, shot during the protest by the Shiite members on Monday, is dead. He was attached to Channels Television for the one...

A five months old baby dies after his parents circumcised him at home without...

A five-month-old boy has died after his parents tried to circumcise him at home without any medical assistance. The infant went into cardiac arrest at home in Bologna, Italy, as a...

EFCC nabs 8 ‘Yahoo boys’ in Lagos, seizes cars [PHOTOS]

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Lagos Zonal office, has arrested eight suspected fraudsters for an alleged involvement in internet crime. A statement by the commission on Tuesday...

Court sent Nine oil thieves to jail in Rivers

Justice A.T. Mohammed of the Federal High Court seating in Port Harcourt, Rivers State has convicted and sentenced to jail nine oil thieves to two years imprisonment for illegal dealing in petroleum products.

Man beats wife to death in Anambra

A 41-year-old man, Mr Sunday Ngwu, has allegedly beat his wife to death over a marital issue that developed in their family. Mr Ngwu, who hails from Nkanu Local...

Just In: Woman caught trying to give away her daughter as collateral for a...

The news reaching Newzandar has it that a woman was caught trying to use her child as collateral to collect a loan of ?20,000 in Sapele, Delta state. The...

Fire destroys 20 vehicles, 10 shops at Owode Onirin market in Lagos

On Monday night, July 29th, fire swept through Owode Onirin, the popular auto parts market near Ikorodu destroying over 20 vehicles, 10 shops and belongings worth millions of naira.  

Man remanded for allegedly raping married woman

An Ebute Meta Magistrates’ Court in Lagos on Monday ordered that Abiodun Ibraheem should be kept behind bars for allegedly raping a married woman. The Magistrate, Mrs O.R. Williams-Isichie,...

How tribal marks saved boy from being sold in Imo by kidnapper

Naziru Abdulwahab, a six-year-old boy, would have allegedly been sold into slavery in Imo state by Queen Imoh, a leader of a kidnap syndicate, but for the tribal marks on his face.

Man bags 12-month jail term for stealing girlfriend’s money

An Ejigbo Magistrate Court has sentenced one Chinedu Wisdom to 12-month imprisonment for allegedly stealing money and some other items belonging to his girlfriend, Newzandar reports. According to the...

EFCC Arrests 15 Suspected Internet Fraudsters in Port Harcourt

Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Port Harcourt’s Zonal Office, have arrested fifteen suspected internet fraudsters in a late- evening raid on Blue Chip Hotels, Rumuigbo, Port Harcourt, Rivers...

Just In: Three more family members have died after a boy set his girlfriend’s...

The three survivors of Titi Sanumi's family, the young lady whose boyfriend set her home ablaze after she called off their relationship, have died. This brings to eight the number of casualties...

24-year-old man kills his 65-year-old dad in Anambra, sets his corpse ablaze

The police in Anambra state are currently on the trail of a 24-year-old man identified as Abuchi Onuorah, for allegedly killing his 65-year-old father, Onyiauke Onuorah, in Nando, in the Anambra East Local Government Area...

Woman dies from snake bite hours after marrying her pastor in Delta

44-year-old founder of the Miracle Working God Ministry in Sapele, Delta State, Prophet Patrick Eyaefe, has recounted how his wife died from snake bite hours after their wedding on March 29th.

Lagos pastor ends marriage over wife’s refusal to go for deliverance

A 44-year-old pastor, Omotilewa Oke, on Monday secured a divorce at an Igando Customary Court in Lagos, over his wife’s refusal to go for deliverance. Oke said that his...

Suspected Internet fraudsters arrested in Kaduna; exotic phones and wristwatches recovered [PHOTOS]

Operatives of the Kaduna Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, in the early hours of Wednesday, June 26, 2019 raided and arrested seven suspected internet fraudsters in their...

Police arrest two civilian JTF members, one other in Borno

The Borno State Police Command has arrested three persons who appeared in a video brutalising two underaged boys over alleged theft of N30,000 in Maiduguri. The Police Commissioner, Muhammed...

Upcoming Rapper, Ziggy dies after falling from 4 storey building in Lekki

An upcoming Nigerian rapper simply identified as Ziggy, died yesterday Sunday June 16th after falling at a 4-storey building in Paradise estate Lekki, Lagos state where he resides, Newzandar reports. According to reports,...

Nigerian police arrest Enugu pastor for allegedly impregnating 20 church members

The Nigeria Police have confirmed the arrest of a pastor for allegedly impregnating 20 members of his church in Enugu State.   Pastor Timothy Ngwu who is the General Overseer...

SHOCKER! Man kills black snake in neighbor’s shop in Aba shopping center

A black snake no longer than 6.4 fit has been killed in Aba shopping center at Dubi line on Friday 18th May, 2019, Newzandar reports. Newzandar gathered that...

65-year-old Nigerian man arraigned for duping Swiss woman of $240, 700 with false promise...

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Port Harcourt's Zonal Office on Tuesday, July 23, 2019 arraigned 65-year-old Igweneme Moses before Justice A. T Mohammed of the Federal High Court sitting in...

I sell body parts to buy food for my family

The 48-year-old suspect, Ibukun Moses, was said to have been arrested in Igbokoda in Ondo State. Newzandar reports that the victim, simply identified as Toyin, was brought to the...

Confusion as day-old infant’s corpse disappears from Ondo mortuary

Confusion ensured as the corpse of a day-old baby has been declared missing from the mortuary of the Ondo State Specialist Hospital, Akure. The incident, which has thrown management...

Bandits kill 16 in Zamfara on Sallah day

Bandits were said to have allegedly killed 16 persons in Kanoma District of Maru Local Government Area of Zamfara on Sallah day, Newzandar reports. Confirming the attack in a...

NYSC speaks on ‘kidnap’ of corps members in Ondo

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in Ondo State on Wednesday denied the news making the rounds that 10 of its corps members were kidnapped in the state. Mr...

24-year-old yahoo boy arrested with his charms in Lagos

A 24-year-old suspected internet fraudster identified as Victor Idahosa, has been arrested by the  Economic and Financial Crimes Commission.  The suspect from Edo State, was arrested at Cristolyte Close Diamond Estate in Lekki-Ajah...

23-year-old girl sells off her 6-hr-old baby for N850k

The Imo state police command have arrested a 23-year-old lady, Chinonye Oparaocha, alongside other suspects for allegedly selling her six hours old baby boy for N850,000, shortly after delivery at a hospital along Nekede...

Police officer allegedly kills young man over ‘verbal altercation’ with a lady an ATM...

A young man reportedly died yesterday, after a policeman attached to a bank allegedly hit him with a wood during a verbal altercation with an unknown lady at the ATM in Enugu...

Update: Kaduna Police confirm arrest of woman who stabbed husband in the stomach

Spokesperson of the Kaduna State Police Command, DSP Yakubu Sabo has confirmed the arrest of one Aisha, who stabbed her husband, Yahaya Maiyaki twice in the stomach on Friday, after they had...