Queen of robbers, others arrested for robbing Uber driver

A suspected notorious queen of an armed robbery gang has been arrested by the Lagos State Police Command . The queen’s role in the robbery operation was to hire the services of Uber drivers at night and led them to a point where her male accomplices would snatch the cara...

Emmanuel nabbed robbing motorists on Christmas day on Berger long bridge

The Ogun State Police Command has arrested an armed robbery suspect , Lucky Emmanuel , described by the police as notorious while he and his gang members were robbing motorists on the popular long bridge, near Berger on Lagos/ Ibadan Expressway. The bandits used to position...

Robbers meet Waterloo after attacking bank customers

Two armed robbery suspects who attacked a bank customer at the Itire area of Lagos have been arrested by the Police . The suspects were arrested by detectives led by the Divisional Police Officer ( DPO ) Ilasamaja Police Station , CSP Titilayo Oriyomi . The hoodlums had robbed a...

Robbery kingpin Okponchi killed by Police

A notoriously armed robbery kingpin, Kenneth alias Okponchi whose gang allegedly killed nine policemen and many civilians have been shot dead by the police in Delta State.   Okponchi’s gang was killing policemen at various checkpoints across the state and dispossessing...

3 arrested for robbing Editor-in-Chief of The Guardian

Three persons have been arrested for robbing the Editor-in-Chief of The Guardian Newspapers, Mr. Debo Adesina at the Oshodi area of Lagos.   His mobile phone, a Samsung S8+, and wallet were collected from him and the windscreen of his vehicle smashed by the traffic robbers...

Robbers attack The Guardian’s Editor-in-Chief on Oshodi Bridge

The Guardian newspaper’s Editor-in-Chief, Mr. Debo Adesina, was yesterday attacked by suspected traffic robbers in broad daylight on Oshodi Bridge. The robbers, who took to their heels immediately after the act, dispossessed him of his phones and other valuables.     As...

Offa robbery: 5 suspects arraigned in Ilorin

Five persons suspected to be involved in the April 15 bank robbery and killings in Offa, Offa Local Government Area of Kwara State were yesterday arraigned before an Ilorin Magistrate Court. During the sitting, the court said that the Offa robbery suspects have cases to answer....

2 notorious traffic robbers in soup

Two suspected armed robbers described by the Police as notorious who specialised in robbing commuters, Akpan Samuel and Ani Chukwuma, have been remanded in Ikoyi prison after their arraignment at Igbosere Magistrate-Court-ten on last week Thursday.     The suspects who...

Traffic robber arrested fleeing from the crime scene

The Lagos State Police Command has arrested a suspected armed robber who was fleeing from the crime scene of the crime.   The suspect, Wasiu was a member of a three-man gang that specialised in robbing victims in gridlocks at the early and late hours. The gang used to rob...

Robbers shot GTB customer in Lagos

Armed robbers operating on two commercial motorcycles (Okada) shot a bank customer who had gone to withdraw from an ATM Guaranty Trust Bank (GTB) on Bode Thomas Road, Surulere, Lagos. It was learned that the robbers shot the man in the leg before zooming off with the...