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Police Arrests Pastor For Allegedly Using Girl’s Menstrual Pad For Ritual

Police Command in Ondo State has arrested a pastor, Festus Adebayo for allegedly conspiring with another man , Gbemisola Olafusi , to use a girl ’ s menstrual pad for rituals.

According to report gathered, Olafusi is said to be the 20 – year- old girl ’ s boyfriend , and allegedly collected her menstrual pad and gave it to Adebayo for ritual purposes in December 2019 .

Report further said that some months after the menstrual pad was collected, the victim started experiencing some discharges from her private parts .

It revealed that this raised the suspicion of the girl ’ s family and some people around that she might have been used for rituals .

Following their suspicion, the father of the girl reported the matter at the police station .

The state Police Public Relations Officer , Mr Tee – Leo Ikoro , who confirmed the arrest of the suspects , said investigation had commenced .

He said the matter had been transferred to the homicide section of the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department for further investigation .

EFCC Arrests 3 Corps Members, 19 Undergraduates, 10 Others Over Internet Fraud

The Ibadan Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has arrested 32 suspected fraudsters for alleged involvement in Internet fraud .

Report had it that suspects were said to have been arrested during a raid on their hideout in Ogbomoso , Oyo State after been traced to their hideout following intelligence gathering.

Three of the suspects claimed to be serving members of the National Youth Service Corps , 19 were undergraduates from various universities across the country , while the remaining 10 claimed to engage in other vocations.

The suspects include Oyebamiji Francis , Aremo Jeremiah , Ogbonnaya John , Anuoluwapo Matthew , Oladele Victor , Mumuni Waliyullah , Olawoyin Abiodun , Okuwatoyin Henry , Arisekola Shina, Babarinde Solomon , Samson Gideon , Joshua Adebayo , Ajayi Ajibola , Garba Mojeed , Olatunbosun Tobiloba and Azeez Ridwan.

Others are Ajala Timilehin , Adebolapo Bakare , Alaba Gideon , Ogunkeye Olumide , Ogunleke Tolu , Olapade Emmanuel , Adegoke Abiodun , Job Ayantoye , Oyebode Pelumi , Babayanju Toluwani , Oladele Ayobami , Omonaiye Abubakar , Sattong Baking , Abisoye Kehinde , Iwajomo Nathan and Aniyikaye Tope .

It was also gathered that at the point of their arrest , 12 exotic cars, several mobile telephones , laptops and some incriminating documents were recovered from them.

The Head, Media and Publicity , EFCC , Dele Oyewale , said that the suspects will be charged to court as soon as investigations are concluded .

Rivals Fighting Over Girlfriend Kill Peacemaker

A peacemaker , Muhammed Obadimeji, has lost his life while separating a fight between two men , Eniola Ayodele and Kayode Babashola who were fighting over their girlfriend in Lagos.

It was gathered that Obadimeji was stabbed by Ayodele, who was armed with a sharp object when he was trying separate the rivals.

The impact of the stabbing made Obadimeji to fall to the ground , but as the 25 – year – old was clutching on to life , some good Samaritans came to his rescue and rushed him to the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital , Ikeja , for urgent attention .

However , it was learnt that Obadimeji died in the process of being treated .

A resident of the area, who spoke on condition of anonymity, said Obadimeji had no relationship with the girl, Wasiu Barakat , but played the role of a peacemaker between Ayodele and Babashola when they were fighting, adding that he was killed in the process .

He further made it known that the girl who the two men were fighting over is a teenager and police have arrested them all.

Report also had it that Obadimeji’ s corpse was deposited in the Yaba General Hospital ’ s mortuary for autopsy , while the suspects had been transferred to the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department , Panti , Yaba , for discreet investigation .

Father Butchers Son’s Wrist Over Cultism

A man, Mr Sunday Brown has been reportedly to have chopped off his son’s wrist over inclement in cultism.

The incident happened on Thursday morning in Nyomdibi community, an area in Calabar Municipal following another round of face-off between son and father.

A source close to the family said the lingering feud between father and son has now torn the community apart and threatened its peace as suspected cultists in solidarity with their colleague, have threatened to react.

The source said Mathew’s alleged involvement in cult activities and other negative kinds of behaviour led to the father cutting off his wrist.

A youth leader in the community, Timothy Sam told us that Mathew had been arrested several times by the police over his attitude and nocturnal activities.

It was gathered that the son came to retaliate the attack made by his father and his father in self-defence used a machete to cut off his wrist.

Effort to speak to the father and son was not successful as they were not available for comment.

Police spokesperson, Irene Ugbo, said she was yet to be briefed about the incident but that it would be investigated.

Lockdown: Mobile Court Slams Naira Marley N100, 000 Fine

Popular musician, Azeez Fashola, also known as Naira Marley has been awarded a fine of N100, 000 by a Mobile Court in Lagos over holding a musical concert during lockdown in Abuja. Charged along him was his Manager, Seyi Awonuga.

Naira Marley was arraigned by the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department , Lagos State Police Command before the Lagos State Special Offences ( Mobile) Court , Oshodi , for violating the ban on interstate travels.

The controversial artiste left Lagos for the Federal Capital Territory for a concert on Saturday, June 13 , 2020 .

The concert , which held at the Jabi Lake Mall , Abuja , attracted public outrage.
The government thereafter shut down the mall and stopped the operation of the airline, whose plane conveyed Naira Marley .

The Inspector – General of Police , Mohammed Adamu , was said to have ordered Naira Marley ’ s arrest .

It was learnt that the singer and his manager turned themselves in at the police station on Thursday and were subsequently arrested .

The state Police Public Relations Officer , SP Bala Elkana , confirmed the development in a statement .

Elkana said that it will be recalled that on June 13 , 2020 , around 2 pm , the suspect , in total violation of the lockdown order, embarked on a non -essential travel from Lagos to Abuja and back to Lagos the same date through the Murtala Muhammed International Airport , Ikeja , for a musical concert in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja and was arraigned alongside his manager , Seyi Awonuga , on one count of breach of cessation of movement and interstate travel order made by the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria under Regulation 4 ( i ) of the Lagos State Infectious Disease Emergency (Prevention ) Regulation No . 2 of 2020 , and committed an offence punishable under Section 58 of the Public Health Law , Ch . P16 , Laws of Lagos State , 2015.

He concluded by saying that two accused persons pleaded guilty to the charge and were awarded a fine of N100 , 000 each by the presiding magistrate .

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