Tag Archives: Robbery

Just In: BBNaija Star Frodd Becomes The Latest Victim Of Car Theft

Frodd, who competed in the season 4 of Big Brother Naija has taken to Instagram to cry for help after being involved in a car break-in. The reality TV star, whose real name is Chukwuemeka Okoye, on Monday shared a video of the burgled car after the attackers smashed his windows and trashed the interior making a whole mess. “Lord help me.…

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GRAPHIC: Many Feared Dead As Robbers Attack Bank, Police Station In Kogi

A fatal attack by unkown gunmen at a Bank branch in Isanlu town in Yagba East local government area of Kogi State and a police station in the town on Thursday June 4, has left many dead. Though details of the attack is still sketchy at the moment, many online reports claim that the robbers first stormed Isanlu Divisional…

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#JusticeForBarakat: Outrage As Another Female Student Is Raped And Stabbed To Death In Ibadan

Just off the heels rape and gruesome murder of UNIBEN student, Vera Uwaila Omozuwa, another young female student named Barakat Bello has been raped and stabbed to death in Ibadan, Oyo State, by alleged armed robbers. According to SaharaReporters, the 19-year-old student of Institute of Agriculture, Research and Training, Ibadan, was brutally attacked on Monday evening while…

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Tottenham Star, Dele Alli Beaten At Knifepoint In Home Invasion Robbery

Nigerian-born UK footballer, Dele Alli was reportedly beaten and robbed during the early hours of Wednesday by masked knife-wielding thieves who broke into his North London home. The 24-year-old was in a room with long-time partner Ruby Mae, his adopted brother Harry, Harry’s girlfriend, and another male friend when two men stormed his property at 12.30am. They reportedly…

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#JusticeForRinji: Nigerians Mourn 20-Year-Old Student, Rinji Bala Allegedly Killed By Soldiers In Jos

A 20-year-old boy identified as Rinji Peter Bala aka Bobo is currently being mourned by Twitter users after he was allegedly shot dead by soldiers in Jos, Plateau state. According to unconfirmed reports, Bala was arrested with his friends by vigilantes over suspicion of being part of a robbery gang after they were found guilty of breaking the lockdown…

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COVID-19 Lockdown: Lagosians Lament As Criminals Continue To Terrorize Communities

Lagos residents have continued to express their frustration online for the third time in three consecutive days, after reports of robbery cases perpetrated by suspected cultists and hoodlums hit neighborhoods. The latest comes a few hours after President Buhari extended the lockdown over coronavirus in the state. Some of the affected places include Gowon Estate,…

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Pandemonium As Bandits Rob Houses And Loot Shops In Lagos

There have been numerous reports of unrests in several Lagos communities following rising cases of robb​​ery attacks during the COVID-19 lockdown. The affected neighbourhoods are reportedly Ajao Estate, Abule Egba, Iju, Agege, Alimosho and Alagbado. It was learnt that residents of the affected communities have since formed vigilance groups to contain the rampaging robbers. The…

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#OgunUnrest: Residents In Despair As Robbers Attack Communities On Lockdown

Severa lOgun state communities and provinces are currently faced with fear following the rising cases of robbery attacks amid the Coronavirus lockdown. According to affected residents who took to social media to clamor with an #OgunUnrest campaign, the neighborhoods affected range from Ayede, Ilepa, Ijoko, Ifo, Ibogun, Itori, Gudugba and Ayepe to Agbado in Ifo…

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20-Year-Old US Rapper, Pop Smoke Killed In Home Invasion Robbery

Upcoming American rapper, Pop Smoke has lost his life in during a fatal home invasion robbery at Hollywood Hills, a neighborhood in Los Angeles, California on Wednesday morning, TMZ reports. The rapper was reported at a home at around 4:30 AM when two men wearing hoodies and masks broke into a house firing multiple shots, striking and critically wounding Pop Smoke. According to…

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Two Students Injured As Gunmen Invade UI Female Hostel

Gunmen yesterday reportedly invaded a female hostel at the University of Ibadan and carted away valuables after assaulting some female occupants of the hostel. It was gathered from authorities of the institution that the armed men came around 1:00am yesterday morning and invaded Awo Hall. It was gathered that the gunmen numbering about ten  robbed…

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