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Hospital Wants Nurse Prosecuted for Attempted Sale of Baby

Child theft

The management of ECWA Eye Hospital, Kano has disowned a nurse, Mrs. Itohan Pius, who was arrested by the police while allegedly attempting to sell a five-year-old boy for N15,000. Briefing newsmen in Kano on Tuesday, the Chief Medical Director of the hospital, Dr Atima Mayor, said the suspect acted ...

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Lagos Drags Woman to Court for Setting 10-Year-Old Boy Ablaze

Child abuse

The Lagos State Government has arraigned a woman, Gift Igwe, who set her 10-year-old brother-in-law ablaze in Agunfoye area of Ikorodu, Lagos. The boy, Chimobi, who has been taken into protective custody by the Lagos State Government, sustained extensive burn injuries on his back and arms. Chimobi was set ablaze ...

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Man Cuts Off Penis with Razor in Ondo

Crime investigation

Punch reports that the residents of Obanla area in Akure, Ondo State were astonished when a middle-aged man identified as Oluwole Aiyeloja cut off his penis with a razor blade publicly on Thursday. According to an eyewitness, who did not want his name in print, Aiyeloja, after cutting off his penis, ...

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Kidnappers’ Den: ‘Mad’ Woman Arrested with Phones, ATM Card

Crime detectives

Three new suspects have been arrested at a suspected den of kidnappers and ritual killers in the Obadeyi-Ijaiye end of the Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway. Two of the suspects, a woman and a man, allegedly disguised as mentally-challenged persons, but the latter was said to have later confessed to being a member ...

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Woman Wearing Pajamas Robs Six Banks in 90 Minutes

A woman believed to be a pajama-wearing robber who hit at least six Salt Lake City area banks in just 90 minutes was taken into custody, according to authorities. ABC  reports that Nannette Perkins, 40, was arrested at her home after police said they received a tip about her identity. ...

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Man Kills Friend Who Saw Him Robbing Residents

Punch reports that a 20-year-old man, Badmus Gbadamosi, has been accused of killing his friend and roommate, Friday Michael. It was gathered that Gbadamosi killed 27-year-old Michael in the Mamu area of Ogun State. The Ogun State Police Command’s spokesman, Abimbola Oyeyemi, said late Michael saw his friend two different times while ...

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Police Released Member Who Bought Gun for Gang – Suspect

A suspected robber, Lawrence Nwede, has accused operatives of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, Lagos State Police Command, of releasing a member of his gang, who allegedly procured a gun they used for operations. Nwede said the gang member, whom he identified only as Uche, was released by SARS a day ...

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