49 Nigerians suspected to be internet fraudsters arrested in Senegal

A total of 49 suspected cyber criminals were arrested last Saturday, November 2, announced the Dakar gendarmerie on Monday. All suspects of Nigerian nationals. According to a report, the suspects were allegedly planning a “massive” cyber attack based on the first elements of the investigation. The piracy was to target the operator, Orange Senegal, who […]

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Nigerian student arrested for stabbing fellow Nigerian to death over food in Indian

A 39-year-old Nigerian identified as Morado was allegedly stabbed to death by a fellow Nigerian in Hennur, east Bengaluru, on Sunday. According to the police, the victim was killed at his residence in Janakiram Layout, by his friend Samuel, 30, a BBA student with KNS College, near Hebbal. Narrating the incident, Bengaluru police said that […]

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Nigerian woman murdered by an American man she met on a dating site, over refusal to marry him.

Antonio Wilson, a 38-year-old man from Georgia, America, has been arrested for the alleged murder of Fabiola Thomas, 39, because she refused to marry him. Thomas’ roommate discovered her body in the bathtub at the Atlanta Newtown Apartments and alerted police. She was taken to a hospital, where she was pronounced dead. According to local […]

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Driver who killed a Nigerian man in London while on speed sentenced to 8 years in prison

A man has been jailed for causing death of a Nigerian man following a fatal collision in Neasden, northwest London. Fahad Mohamed, 23, of MacArthur Close, Wembley, was sentenced on Thursday, 24 October at Harrow Crown Court to eight years in prison. Mohamed had struck and killed Yussuf Adebiyi, who was aged 49, by racing […]

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Xenophobic attack. Three Nigerians attacked in South Africa

Three Nigerians were among other foreign nationals who on Tuesday suffered from fresh xenophobic attacks  in different locations of Witbank, Mpumanlaga Province, South Africa, the Nigerian community has said. The spokesperson of the Nigeria Union South Africa (NUSA), Mr Odefa Ikele, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on telephone from Witbank, that the attacks […]

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