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2 months ago| Crimes & Insecurity

BREAKING: Man Poses as a Lady to Scam Men in Adamawa

Muhammed Auwal Abubakar, a middle-aged man with a diploma from the Adamawa State Polytechnic in Yola, was sent back to prison on Monday for pretending to be a woman to…

2 months ago| Crimes & Insecurity

Gunman opens fire inside Gay nightclub, Club Q, Killing 5

According to authorities, “heroic” Club Q goers fought and stopped a gunman shortly after he opened fire inside an LGBTQ nightclub in Colorado Springs, killing five people and injuring 18.…

3 months ago| Crimes & Insecurity

Former Defense Minister Sues Ex-business Partner Over an $11 Billion Arbitration Award

According to previously undisclosed court documents, a company run by a billionaire former Nigerian defense minister is suing an ex-business associate who is the subject of a high-stakes London trial…

Nigerians Imprisoned Over a $6.7 million health fraud by US court

Patricia Omorogbe and Felix Omorogbe, two Nigerian residents of the United States, were found guilty of a $6.7 million health care fraud conspiracy and received sentences of two years and…

4 months ago| Crimes & Insecurity, In Focus

Adamawa’s Popular GSM Market ‘Shopping Complex’ Shut Down for Hours in Protest

Business were left on hold as the well-known mobile phone repair and sales market in Adamawa “Shopping Complex” erupted in outrage after one of its members’ shop was broken into…

4 months ago| Crimes & Insecurity

Police Parades 44 Suspects in Adamawa

44 suspected criminals have been detained by the Police Command in Adamawa, and weapons and ammunition have been found on them. The state’s commissioner of police, Sikiru Akande, informed journalists…

November 21, 2022
November 21, 2022

BREAKING: Man Poses as a Lady to Scam Men in Adamawa

Muhammed Auwal Abubakar, a middle-aged man with a diploma from the Adamawa State Polytechnic in Yola, was sent back to prison on Monday for pretending to be a woman to…

November 20, 2022
November 20, 2022

Gunman opens fire inside Gay nightclub, Club Q, Killing 5

According to authorities, “heroic” Club Q goers fought and stopped a gunman shortly after he opened fire inside an LGBTQ nightclub in Colorado Springs, killing five people and injuring 18.…

November 17, 2022
November 17, 2022

Former Defense Minister Sues Ex-business Partner Over an $11 Billion Arbitration Award

According to previously undisclosed court documents, a company run by a billionaire former Nigerian defense minister is suing an ex-business associate who is the subject of a high-stakes London trial…

November 7, 2022
November 7, 2022

OPERA1ER: Hackers rob Nigeria and others of $11 million

At least $11 million was stolen by the Hackers; a French-speaking threat actor dubbed OPERA1ER, from businesses in Argentina, Benin, Cameroon, Nigeria, and 11 other African nations. This is supported…

November 6, 2022
November 6, 2022

Top Nigerian Legislator Falsifies Documents, Faces Court Case

The Speaker of the Adamawa State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Iya Abbas, is accused to have violated section 29 of the election act by falsifying his statement of age,…

October 7, 2022
October 7, 2022

Police Arrest Man For Killing A Minor, Attacks Mother in Numan

Following the assault on a mother and her kid on September 29, 2022 in Kadamti village, Numan local government region, which caused the kid’s death and the mother’s serious injury,…

October 2, 2022
October 2, 2022

Nigerians Imprisoned Over a $6.7 million health fraud by US court

Patricia Omorogbe and Felix Omorogbe, two Nigerian residents of the United States, were found guilty of a $6.7 million health care fraud conspiracy and received sentences of two years and…

September 29, 2022
September 29, 2022

Adamawa’s Popular GSM Market ‘Shopping Complex’ Shut Down for Hours in Protest

Business were left on hold as the well-known mobile phone repair and sales market in Adamawa “Shopping Complex” erupted in outrage after one of its members’ shop was broken into…

September 27, 2022
September 27, 2022

Police Parades 44 Suspects in Adamawa

44 suspected criminals have been detained by the Police Command in Adamawa, and weapons and ammunition have been found on them. The state’s commissioner of police, Sikiru Akande, informed journalists…

September 18, 2022
September 18, 2022

Couples Having Public Sex Arrested by Hisbah

A middle-aged couple was detained by members of the Zamfara State Hisbah Commission and Shariah Board for public sex openly in a parking lot for business vehicles in Gusau, the…

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