Tag archive for ‘Robbers’
By admin On Tuesday, August 4th, 2020

Bullion Van Robbers Who Killed Four Policemen In Ebonyi State, Arrested In Delta

LAGOS AUGUST 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A crack team of Police detectives have arrested seven armed robbers, including a serving and a dismissed Soldier for alleged involvement in the robbery of a bullion van in Abakaliki, More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 28th, 2020

Robbers Shot Dead Asaba Court Security Guard, Cart Away Milkano Generator

LAGOS JULY 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Tragedy struck in Asaba, capital of Delta State on Sunday morning when a gang of armed men shot dead a security man along the popular High Court Road, Asaba, Delta State. Daily Independent More...

By admin On Friday, June 5th, 2020
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How Robbers On ‘Keke’ Snatch N1m From Female Crayfish Dealer In Warri

LAGOS JUNE 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Armed robbers on Friday snatched the sum of one million naira from a crayfish seller in Warri, Delta State. According to an eyewitness, the two armed robbers tailed the woman who was More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 25th, 2019

Angry Mob Beats Two Robbery Suspects To Death In Abraka

LAGOS JUNE 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Two suspected thieves have been killed after angry mob beat them to death after an unsuccessful robbery operation. The thieves who were identified to be, Uchenna Ezekonyi and Mbachu More...

By admin On Thursday, March 21st, 2019

Robbers Beat, Stab FUPRE Female Student, Cart Away Cash, Valuables

LAGOS MARCH 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-A 100 Level student of the Federal University of Petroleum Resources (FUPRE), Effurun, in the Department of Chemical Engineering, identified as Blessing Festus, was reported beaten More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 18th, 2018

Delta: Police Nab 31 Suspected Robbers, Kidnappers, Blow Hot Over Dreadlocks

LAGOS DECEMBER 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State Police Command has cracked down on criminals, particularly armed robbers and kidnappers arresting 31 suspects, and recovering 16 vehicles, 150 ammunition in stop More...

By admin On Thursday, November 22nd, 2018

Panic As Hoodlums Force DELSU Female Students To Remove Pants, Urinate InCellophane Bag

LAGOS NOVEMBER 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-There is allegedly a new form of robbery that has left students of Delta State University, Abraka – popularly known as DELSU, frightened. According to multiple reports, unknown More...

By admin On Thursday, January 25th, 2018

Suspected Robbers Killed UNIBEN Senior Lecturer In Benin

LAGOS JANUARY 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A senior lecturer at the University of Benin, Dr Godwin Omofonwa, has been shot dead by a gang of suspected armed robbers in Ovia North-East Local Government Area of Edo State. He More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 19th, 2017

Mistaken For Robbers, Angry Mob Set Three APC Members Ablaze In Benue State

LAGOS APRIL 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Three APC members who were mistaken for armed robbers were killed by a mob in Adikpo in Kwabde local government area in Benue state yesterday April 18th. According to Facebook user, More...

By admin On Friday, February 24th, 2017

Boat Operators Fault NIMASA Ban of 200HP Boat Engines

Dr Dakuku Peterside, DG of NIMASA LAGOS FEBRUARY 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Association of Boats and Water Transporters of Nigeria (ATBOWTON) on Wednesday decried the ban of the use of 200 horse power (HP) engines More...

By admin On Friday, September 16th, 2016

Robbers Snatch Warri Wolves Football Club N3.5m Players’ Bonus

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Suspected armed robbers attacked officials of the Warri Wolves Football Club on Friday, seizing N3.5 million out of the bonus meant for the players. A source, who disclosed the More...

By admin On Wednesday, August 17th, 2016

Robbery Attack: Vanguard Publisher, Amuka Commends Lagos Police Swift Response to Crime

LAGOS AUGUST 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Publisher of the Vanguard Newspapers, Sam Amuka has commended the Lagos State Police Command on its fight against crime and its swift response in apprehending the robbers who attacked More...

By admin On Monday, June 6th, 2016
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Hausa Speaking Gunmen Invade Vanguard’s Publisher Home, Cart Away Money, Valuables

IGP Solomon Arase LAGOS JUNE 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)- An online medium, URHOBOTODAY reliably gathered that the Anthony, Lagos home of Vanguard’s Publisher, Mr. Sam Amuka Pemu was yesterday invaded by Hausa speaking More...

By admin On Thursday, May 12th, 2016
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Robbers Besiege Asaba, Widow’s House Set Ablaze, Ex-Lawmaker, Ex-ACP Robbed

IGP Solomon Arase By Chris Obiemeyengo Lagos may 12th (urhobotoday)-Residents of The district of St Bright’s Secondary School, Institute of Continued Education and Ojugbana Drive area of Asaba, Delta State capital More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 13th, 2015

Again, Robbers Take Lagos By Storm, Raid FESTAC Banks, Cart Away Unspecified Amount

IGP Solomon Arase LAGOS OCTOBER 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Armed robbers has striked Lagos banks again. This time they raided several banks in FESTAC town carting away unspecified amount of money ranging to millions More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 16th, 2015

Sun MD’s Wife Abduction: Residents, Police Trade Blame

Oluwatoyin Nwosu LAGOS SEPTEMBER 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Residents of Baale Street, Off Ago Palace Way,Okota, Lagos where Toyin, the wife of The Sun Deputy Managing Director, Mr Steve Nwosu was abducted and Lagos State More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 15th, 2015

Kidnap: Sun Deputy MD, Steve Narrates Ordeal, Says Wife Abductors Demand N100m

Oluwatoyin Nwosu LAGOS SEPTEMBER 15TH (URHOBOTODAY) — Gunmen, in the early hours of yesterday, stormed the Okota, Lagos residence of the Deputy Managing Director of The Sun Newspapers, Mr Steve Nwosu and abducted More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 24th, 2015

Robbers on Okaka Kill Chosen Chucrh Pastor in Lagos, Flee with N3m

Pastor Chukwuemeka Okpokpo LAGOS JUNE 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Unknown gunmen, Monday, shot dead Lagos State Coordinator of The Lord’s Chosen Charis-matic Revival Ministries, Pastor Chukwuemeka Okpokpo, at Apple Junction, More...

By admin On Wednesday, February 25th, 2015

Suspected Bank Robber Set Ablaze in Benue State (PICS)

LAGOS FEBRYARY 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Pandemonium broke out in a border village of Konshisha and Oju local government areas of Benue State when a suspected criminal, who was among the armed robbers that attacked a More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015

Crime Rate Rises in Ughelli as Gunmen Kill Businessman, Onojiyovbi

Inspector General of Police, Suleiman AbbaInspector General of Police, Suleiman Abba LAGOS FEBRUARY 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Crime rate in Ughelli the headquarters of Ughelli North local government area, Delta State has More...

By admin On Saturday, September 13th, 2014

Robbers Strike Standard Chartered Bank, Cart Away $100,000

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Dare-devil armed robbers Friday afternoon struck the Asokoro, Abuja branch of Standard Chartered bank, carting away a customers $100,000. The money, Pointblanknews.com gathered, More...

By admin On Thursday, November 21st, 2013

Delta: Gunmen Kill Policeman, Snatch N8.5m in Warri

Deltau State Commissioner of Police, Mr Ikechukwu Aduba LAGOS NOVEMBER 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)- A policeman, Aliu Musa (a.k.a. Boko Haram), has been killed in the line of duty by armed robbers in Warri, Delta State. The More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 5th, 2013

Delta Police Kills 2 Robbers, Arrests 2 Kidnappers in Warri

Delta State Commissioner of Police, Mr Ikechukwu Aduba LAGOS NOVEMBER 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State Police Command on Monday said it had gunned down two armed robbers at Owhosa Street, Aladja in Udu Local Government More...