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Four teenagers rape girl, threaten to kill her
Reported by Punch
The Lagos State Police Command has arrested four boys for allegedly raping a 14-year-old girl in the Mile 12 area of the state.......

School proprietor caught having sex with 11-year-old pupil
Reported by Punch
 Residents of Agric Olope area of Ado Ekiti have apprehended the proprietor of a private Nursery and Primary School, who was found .......

Court orders man’s detention over abduction, rape of 15 yr old girl
Reported by Vanguards
A 22 year old man, Moyinoluwa Tosin has been ordered by an Osogbo Magistrate court to be remanded in Ilesha prison for allegedly i........

Rape in police cell: Victim sues NPF N750m, Inspector demoted, guard dismissed
Reported by Dailypost
A house-wife, Mrs. Esse Isaiah Ozegbe has sued the Nigerian Police for what she has termed extreme abuse.Esse was arrested on February 26 .......

Man, 34, Charged With Raping 3-Yr Old
Reported by PM News
 34-year old man, Kehinde Paul Layode, has been arraigned before a family court in Ikeja for allegedly defiling a three-year old girl .......

45-year-old guard rapes 12-year-old girl in Ogun
Reported by Premium Times
A 45-year-old security guard, Taof eek Kolawole, was nabbed on Friday, for allegedly having sexual intercourse with a 12-year-old girl........

Pregnant woman detained by KAI men petitions LASG
Reported by Vanguard
Nkechi Omakagu, the woman who lost her pregnancy after being detained by men of Kick Against Discipline, an enforcement unit of the Lagos State Ministry of Environment, has written the state’s.......

Pastor nabbed over alleged rape of 12-yr-old housemaid
Reported by Vanguard
Members of the outlawed Odua Peoples Congress, OPC, in Abeokuta, yesterday, arrested a Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, pastor for allegedly raping a 12-year old housemaid.......

Lagos massacre: Suspect threatening to kill me too – Sandra’s in-law
Reported by Vanguard
The husband of late Praise, one of the eight people allegedly killed by one Henry Chibueze, in Igando area of Lagos last week, Mr Henry Ekene Ozor, has raised an alarm that the wanted gunman has threatened his life and those of his surviving children.......

Bizman rapes mentally-ill teenager
Reported by Vanguard
Policemen attached to Igando Division have arrested a business man who allegedly raped a recuperating mentally ill teenager, where she was chained in an apartment at Egan, a Lagos suburb.......

Pregnant Nollywood actress beaten to death by lover
Reported by DailyPost
Upcoming Yoruba actress, Silifa Ladeji also known as Silifonia, has bled to death after her lover severally physically assaulted her during a misunderstanding which led to her death on Wednesday. A friend of the actress, said that Silifonia who was heavily pregnant......

Face-to-face with a killer
Reported by Tribute
Lying on her hospital bed and staring into space, Miss Katherine Ijedinma, couldn’t fathom out how she escaped escaped from gunshot fired by the 27-year-old man (name withheld), who stormed her and gunned down everyone on Saturday, February 16.......

My fiance poured hot stew on me – Woman
Reported by Punch
A 27-year-old woman, Mary Sunday, has been in the hospital bed at Igbobi Orthopaedic Hospital seven months after she was allegedly attacked by her fiancé, Corporal Isaac Gbanwuan, with a pot of boiling stew and a lighted stove.......

She went in search of love but found death instead •Story of widow killed by her lover for money ritual
Reported by Tribune
KAFILAT Lateef was a young woman of 36 years. Widowed five years ago and left with three children, she must have felt the absence of a companion which made her yield to the love overtures of Gbenga Taiwo, then a plank seller at Bodija market, Ibadan. ......

I forgive my husband but … says woman whose hubby killed only son, burnt her with hot pressing iron
Reported by Vanguard
Remember the 36-year-old Mercy Nnadi, whose husband killed their only son and burnt her with hot pressing iron over allegation that she was having an affair with his ......

85 year old man nabbed for defiling 12 year old girl
Reported by Vanguard
An 85-year old man, Pa Samuel Oladipupo, was nabbed by the men of Ekiti State Police Command for allegedly defiling a 12 year old girl (names withheld)......

My son did not kill his wife – Arowolo Snr
Reported by Vanguard
Akolade Arowolo, the man accused of killing his banker wife, Titilayo Omozoje yesterday opened his defence with his witness, Mudashiru Aroon telling an Ikeja High Courty.......

Man jailed 7yrs for defiling 12-yr-old daughter
Reported by Vanguard
A Benin Chief Magistrate’s Court has sentenced a 47-year-old father, Godwin Allu, to seven years imprisonment with hard labour for having unlawful carnal knowledge of his .......

‘How my daughter’s fiancé bathed her with acid’
Reported by Punch
The motive behind the acid bath of 22-year-old Chika Egbo by her estranged lover, David Sulaimon, remains elusive, but one thing is sure, the victim may not remain the same......

Man 62, allegedly defiles 10 year old step daughter
Reported by Vanguard
ABEOKUTA — A 10-year old girl (name withheld) has accused her 62-year-old step father Mr. Alabi Ibrahim of habitually having carnal knowledge of her......

Woman needs help following domestic violence
Reported by Daily Times
A middle-aged woman and mother of three, Olawakemi Fawowe has appealed for public support following injuries she sustained from a domestic abuse.....

 

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‘My soldier husband brutalised me, took my kids away’
Reported by Punch
A woman, Maryrose Onuigbo, has urged the Nigerian Army authorities to prevail on her soldier husband, Kenneth Onuigbo, to reunite her with her children....

Woman Lures Virgin For Rapist
Reported by PM News
A woman, Ukamaka Oluche, who allegedly lured her teenage friend (names withheld) to a suspected rapist, Tunde Mesanga, has landed herself and the man in serious trouble...

Man shoots wife for cooking the wrong soup
Reported by Channelstv
A former member of the Enugu Independent Electoral Commission (ENSIEC) Mathias Nweze, on Monday rushed to the police station in the town of Umuida Enugu Ezike in Igboeze North Local Government Area of Enugu State ..

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Nigerian Woman Killed By Her Husband In England
Reported by joisays
Esther Arogundade, 32 was found stabbed to death at a house on Cumbrae Gardens, Weaste on June 26, 2012. Her partner Shola Kabir Adebiyi, 37 has been charged with her murder...

Man stones girlfriend to death
Reported by Punch
A young man, Mr. Lawrence Ette, has been accused of stoning his 23-year-old girlfriend, Miss Rosaline Christopher, to death.The tragedy was said to have occurred penultimate Sunday at 13, Academy Street, Calabar, Cross River State.......

Woman bites off neighbour's nose for allegedly having an affair with her husband
Reported by PM News
A housewife, Mrs. Ruka Amoha who claimed her husband has denied her sexual intercourse for some months decided to vent her anger on her neighbour, Mrs. Yemi Adelani.......

Rape Of Minor: Wife Hands Hubby Over To Police
Reported by PM News
The police in Lagos have arrested a 57-year-old man Badeogun Ogunbisi who allegedly defiles under aged girls in his vicinity. He was allegedly caught by his wife, Afusat Ogunbisi, while having carnal knowledge of an 11-year old .......

Policeman shoots lover in the face, k idnaps sister
Reported by Entertainment Express
Residents of Bariga, a high-density suburb of Lagos, recently woke up to a shocking incident which at first looked like another case of police brutality but later turned out to be a bad case of love-gone-sour situation involving a Lagos policeman.......

Nanny watched as 5yr old girl was raped at Bolingo Hotel, mom alleges
Reported by TheWillNigeria
Mrs Kikelomo Oyeniyi claimed in an interview this week that her husband of just six months, top music producer, K-Solo, battered her through out their short-lived marriage..to the extent she lost her pregnancy......

Pregnant woman dies two days after husband’s brutality
Reported by Punch
A pregnant woman, Mrs. Funmilayo Ajibola, died last Wednesday in Badagry, Lagos State after being allegedly brutalised by her husband, Kola. The 30-year-old housewife had been a victim of domestic abuse for years before she died on the ......

Woman attempts to kill herself & her fiancé for calling their wedding off
Reported by PM News
Mrs Kikelomo Oyeniyi claimed in an interview this week that her husband of just six months, top music producer, K-Solo, battered her through out their short-lived marriage..to the extent she lost her pregnancy......

K-Solo and wife end marriage 6 months after their wedding:Battered Mrs K-Solo
Reported by Linda Ikeji
Mrs Kikelomo Oyeniyi claimed in an interview this week that her husband of just six months, top music producer, K-Solo, battered her through out their short-lived marriage..to the extent she lost her pregnancy......

62-year-old grandpa remanded for raping girl, 10
Reported by Punch
For allegedly raping a 10-year-old girl (name withheld), a 62-year-old, Mr. John Osunade, has been remanded in prison custody by an Osogbo Magistrate’s Court.......

Man cancels wedding after wife-to-be is gang raped 3 weeks to their wedding
Reported by Sun News Online
For 25-year old woman Miss Eneh, her memorable day in life would probably the day she was gang-raped by three men who live with her in the same area three weeks to her wedding.Her predicament after the incident took a......

Masquerade rapes undergraduate nursing mother
Reported by Linda Ikeji
Tension mounts in Opi, Nsukka Local Government Area, Enugu State as masquerades took turn in the series of rape stories synonymous with the community. The alleged rape of a female student, Ngozika Ugwu, presented mixed......

Child Sex Horror .The online pictures that shocked the world
Reported by Entertianment Express Nigeria
If you think child pornography is merely internet-based and a perversion that is prevalent in faraway foreign countries, then you have to change your opinion after watching this sordid video that was allegedly recorded somewhere in Warril.....

Nigerian school teacher faces jail time in UK for rape of 14 year old pupil
Reported by Lindaikeji Blog
47 year old Nigerian married father of three, Keith Ogunsola, (pictured above) a science teacher from Banstead in Surrey, has been told by a court in the UK that he will go to jail for a long time for the rape of a 14 year old student in his school.....

383 raped in Lagos. 497 abandoned babies rescued
Reported by Vanguard
IKEJA – Lagos State Government, yesterday, said no fewer than 383 cases of rape were recorded while 11 suspects were prosecuted and convicted in the last one year....

I was under a spell, says 69-yr -old man who allegedly axed wife to death
Reported by Vanguard
Ordinarily, his frail look will readily counter the offense for which he is being held. But he is stronger and even much younger in speech, albeit his age. Pa Mathew Agbe is 69 and a security guard with the National Museum Benin city,.....

Mrs. Uzoma Nnanna Kalu a Victim of Domestic Violence Currently on life Support Needs Your Urgent Assistance
Reported by
Mrs. Uzoma Nnanna-Kalu is in an Enugu neuro surgical hospital fighting for her life. She presented with neurological symptoms in February 2012 and has steadily deteriorated since then..

Man beats girlfriend to death in P-Harcourt
Reported by Vanguard
State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Mohammed Indabawa, who confirmed the development to Vanguard, said the suspect had since been arrested...

I Slept With My Daughter But I'm Not Responsible For Her Pregnancy – Father Confesses
Reported by Talkofnaija
"Describe it with whatever adjective; incest, abomination, absurdity, one thing is clear: for a father to conceive in whatever guise, strip his daughter naked and sleep with her, the same daughter who is a product of his semen is nothing short of....

Latest on burnt housewife: Doctor frustrates NGOs, stops transfer for better treatment
Reported by Vanguard
A mild drama unfolded itself at New Evolution Hospital, in Ago area of Lagos, where 36-year-old Mercy Nnadi, whose one year-old son was killed by her husband, who also burnt her with hot pressing iron, over allegation that she was having a...

Police Officers Arrested For Stealing, Raping 7-year-old Girl
Reported by Leadership
Two policemen have been arrested in Jigawa State on allegation of sexual assault. The arrest, which was confirmed by the State Police Command, was made after a corporal, whose names were withheld, was alleged to have sexually.....

Man kills son, mutilates wife over alleged infidelity
Reported by Punch
A washerman, Henry Nnamdi, has allegedly killed his one-year-old son, Chukwuebuka, in order to spite his wife, whom he accused of having an extra-marital affair....

Man, 27, Docked For Allegedly Raping Ex-Girlfriend
Reported by Leadership
A 27-year-old secondary school dropout, Dayo Bakare, was on Thursday charged before an Ikeja Magistrate Court, Lagos, for allegedly raping his former girlfriend.....

   
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