Police: Why we are holding Funke Akindele, Naira Marley may be declared wanted

Ace Nollywood diva, Funke Akindele, is currently explaining to men of the Lagos State Police Command, why she engaged in a full-house party to celebrate her husband’s birthday despite the order of the state Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, forbidding the gathering of more than 20 persons. The talented actress, was arrested in...... read more

Daughter of Mayweather arrested for stabbing another lady over boyfriend snatching allegation

Daughter of boxing legend, America’s Floyd Mayweather has been arrested and confined to a facility, where she is currently answering questions for allegedly stabbing another lady over her boyfriend, rapper, NBA Youngboy, TMZ, is reporting. The report, says that Iyanna ‘Yaya’ Mayweather, 19, was arrested for felony aggravated assault and taken...... read more

We've arrested the pharmacist who sodomised 12-year-old boy

Abubakar Daraka, 42, the pharmacist, who was accused of sodomising a 12-year-old boy in Abuja, is currently telling authorities of the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) what led him into the dastardly act. Stella Nezam, NAPTIP spokesperson, in a statement on Thursday, said Daraka, who resides in...... read more

Family of four including two children and their dog found dead inside home

The bodies of the four people and one dog were found by Sussex Police officers in the Woodmancote, Sussex home, prompting a murder investigation while evidence is gathered Officers have now launched a murder investigation. No arrests have been made but police are not currently looking for anyone else in connection...... read more

BIZARRE: I slept for three days after they killed my wife, man accused of murder tells police

I was standing and falling while sleeping for three days, was the strange story 49-year old man, Ikechukwu Atansi, adduced for not alerting the world in his narrative to the police in Akwa, at the weekend, over the death of him two-month-old pregnant wife. Amid the allegation that he was the...... read more

Suspect narrates gory tales of how seven-year-old twins were killed for money rituals

Kelvin Uzor, a resident of Oko Ogbele in Delta State, is currently telling the members of the Inspector General of Police Intelligence Response Team (IG-IRT), his role in the brutal murder of seven-year-old twin brothers for money rituals. The 18-year-old, farmer, who admitted participating in the planning stage, but never got...... read more

Lagos police boss arrests policemen who attacked drinking joints in Lagos

Officers of the Lagos State Police Command, who were filmed destroying cartons of beer and other properties in a drinking joint in a suburb within the city, are currently explaining their action to their bosses, including whose briefs they were carrying out. They have been rounded up and being interrogated for...... read more

TRAGEDY: Ghanaian maid's body found in Oga's garage a day after pleading to be rescued from Lebanon

The body of a 23-year-old Ghanaian domestic worker in Lebanon has been found in the car park of her employer’s fourth-storey residence, a day after sending a message pleading for help. Prior to Faustina Tay’s death, she sent several distress messages to her brother in Ghana and a Canada-based activist group complaining of physical abuse from...... read more

Man bags jail term after coughing and threatening to infect police officer with COVID-19

A thug who spat at a police officer after threatening to infect her with coronavirus has been jailed for 26 weeks. David Mott, 40, also coughed at police sergeant Linda Haywood after telling him off for breaking new social distance rules. Drunken Mott lost his temper when the sergeant told him to back...... read more

How coronavirus saved Oyo-Ita, others from prison, as N400million fraud trial begins

But for the current Covid-19 disease ravaging the world including Nigeria, where the first death was recorded on Monday, former Head of Service, Winifred Oyo-Ita, would probably be behind bars at the moment. Instead, A Federal High Court in Abuja asked her to go home on Monday, in accordance with the...... read more

End of the road as for Indians who gang-raped 23-year-old to death are hanged, seven years after

For Nirbhaya  (Fearless) the 23-year-old lady, gang-raped by four men in a bus in 2012, justice finally came fully on Friday, when the the culprits of the heinous crime, were eventually hanged, seven years after being found guilty. The men who were convicted a year after, through a fast-tracked trial for...... read more

BREAKING: Obono-Obla, runaway ex-SPIP boss finally arrested

Fleeing former chairman of the Special Investigation Panel on Recovery of Public Property (SPIP), Okoi Obono-Obla, will now have his day in court after several months of hide and seek with the authorities looking for him to for committing some untoward acts. The Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission...... read more

Wicked mother locks up 13-year-old daughter in dark toilet for being possessed by demons

Mercy Effiong, a 13-year-old girl has become another in the growing list of victims of extreme maltreatment, in the hands of mindless adults across the country, after she was rescued from her own murder said to have been torturing her for some years now. Reports say Effion, who hails from Oron,...... read more

Police wade in, after father hurriedly buries corpse of son, 20, stabbed by 13-year-old brother

It was another tragic episode again, as a 13-year-old boy, Ebikari Andrew, fatally stabbed his 20-year-old elder brother over a minor argument. The incident was said to have happened at Jehovah Witness Road, off Goodnews Street in Azikoro, Bayelsa State. The disagreement, according to reports,  happened when the deceased asked his...... read more

Court jails nursing mother for strangulating daughter

A Kano High court sitting at Audu Bako secretariat on Friday sentenced one Saude Yahya of Utai quarters in Wudil local government to three years in jail, for strangulating her child to death. According to the charge sheet, Saude, who gave birth to a baby boy, had on 26th January, 2014...... read more

Next Last
Latest News Tiger tests positive to COVID-19 after falling sick Trump: How could I wear mask to welcome Presidents in Oval Office? Makinde’s camp to Folarin: Thousands of you cannot derail our governor Wike to FG: How is Lagos more important to get N10billion while Rivers got nothing? BREAKING: Makinde free from COVID-19, six days after BREAKING: NCDC, Dettol, disclaim Funke Akindele as brand ambassador BREAKING: Soldier kills another man for flouting lockdown order Police: Why we are holding Funke Akindele, Naira Marley may be declared wanted BREAKING: Boris Johnson hospitalised 10 days after testing positive Four more 5G phone masts burnt down in the UK


Most Read BREAKING: Atiku defects to APGA *Picks ticket for 2019 presidency *Runs with Soludo (59,312 views) BREAKING: Ronaldo, Messi, Neymar clinch final Ballon d'Or shortlist, Suarez snubbed (38,696 views) You must release Kanu, give us justice or we keep bombing – Gen. Ben (27,117 views) Seven 'killer' SARS officers arrested in Anambra for murder (24,598 views) I must redeem Ndigbo or die trying – Nwodo *We're quite uncomfortable in Nigeria (22,913 views) BREAKING: Upset, as Ugwuanyi appoints Queen of 419 into cabinet (16,757 views) Biafra: I’ll lead negotiation with agitators – Okorie *Warns against force (15,925 views) Okorie to Buhari: Your gvt can’t be killing Ndigbo and offering B’Haram amnesty (15,830 views) BREAKING: Again DSS shuns court order, hedges on Kanu's release (14,468 views) Catholic bishops to Mbaka: Your prophesies could be brain wave (14,213 views)


News Appointments (325) Business (319) Crime (1221) Economy (593) Education (240) Entertainment (305) Fashion and Style (103) General (566) Health (621) Inside Africa (488) Interviews (23) National (1489) Politics (3307) Press Releases (3) Religion (257) Security (1678) Sports (2368) Technology (31) World News (650)


CBN banner advert

Chelsea Outdoor

Veleta banner

FRSC Officials vs Woman Driver on highway



Newsletters Subscribe to Whirl Wind News newsletters today and get breaking news and updates delivered to your mailbox!

Sign up