Crime

N874m fraud: EFCC presents witness against four Fidelity Bank staff

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Wednesday, presented its second prosecution witness, PW2, Peter Ige, an Information System Auditor with Fidelity Bank. The witness revealed how four officials of Fidelity Bank defrauded the bank and its customers of N874 million within three days. In the ongoing trial of the quartet of Olusegun Babasola, […]

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Gunmen Attack First Bank, Zenith, UBA, Unity Bank In Edo

Videos have surfaced showing the moment armed robbers invaded banks in Edo state yesterday. It was gathered that at least 15 persons were killed in the robbery which took place on Thursday in Uromi community, Esan North-East Local Government Area of Edo State. Earlier reports had it that no fewer than five persons, including a policeman, […]

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Robbers Attack First Bank, Zenith, UBA, Unity Bank In Edo

Videos have surfaced showing the moment armed robbers invaded banks in Edo state yesterday. It was gathered that at least 15 persons were killed in the robbery which took place on Thursday in Uromi community, Esan North-East Local Government Area of Edo State. Earlier reports had it that no fewer than five persons, including a policeman, […]

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White Privilege Prevails: Kim Potter Shamefully Sentenced To Only 2 years In Prison For Killing Of Daunte Wright

America will never fail to remind us that it’s still America. Source: Minnesota Dept of Corrections / Handout Black people and others who are dedicated to justice and equal protection under the law for all citizens may have experienced a bit of catharsis when Derek Chauvin was sentenced to more than two decades in prison for […]

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Demonterrio Gibson Update: Delivery Driver’s Attorney Compares Attack To Ahmaud Arbery Lynching, FedEx Reinstates His Pay After Placing Him On Leave

Earlier this week, we reported the story of Demonterrio Gibson, the Black FedEx delivery driver who was allegedly chased around a neighborhood in Brookhaven, Mississippi, by a white father and son duo, Gregory and Brandon Case, one of whom reportedly fired shots into his van because he refused to stop for, well, white men who were […]

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In [Bigoted] Birds Can Fly News: Federal Prosecutors Say Ahmaud Arbery’s Killers Regularly Let Racial Slurs Slip Out Of Their Soup Cookie Mouths

The federal trial for Gregory and Travis McMichael and  William “Roddie” Bryan, the three white men who murdered Ahmaud Arbery, is in full swing and, on Monday, federal prosecutors dropped the ultimate mind-blowing bomb on us—the defendants regularly used racial slurs. Source: Glynn County Sheriff’s Office / Glynn County Sheriff’s Office That’s right, according to NBC […]

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A Killer And A Loser: Judge Dismisses George Zimmerman’s $100 Million Lawsuit Against Trayvon Martin’s Parents

In today’s episode of Ugh, This Fool Is Still Out Here, acquitted killer and off-white supremacist George Zimmerman just lost his bid to sue Trayvon Martin‘s parents, their attorney, and others he accused of defamation and conspiracy in 2019, mostly because he didn’t like being depicted as a racist and violent thug while demonstrably being […]

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Lawyers For Black FedEx Driver Demand Attempted Murder Charges For White Men Who Chased & Shot At Him [VIDEO]

These people are out their klansmen-azz minds! Source: SOPA Images / Getty A White father-son duo is was arrested for chasing down and shooting at an innocent Black man, and no, this isn’t the lynch mob that hunted Ahmaud Arbery. On Jan. 24, Demonterrio Gibson was making deliveries for FedEx when he was nearly killed […]

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Man Indicted For Hacking 2000 Access Bank Accounts

How we apprehended Access Bank’s account hacker — EFCC

An investigator with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Ms Adewunmi Omotosho on Monday told an Ikeja Special Offences Court how alleged Access Bank hacker, Chris Ihebuzo was apprehended by the anti-graft agency. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Ihebuzo in a video that went viral online claimed to have gained access […]

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Ogun Police ‘Protect’ Serial Fraudster Who Scammed N260,000 From Lecturer

Oyede Saheed, a lecturer at the Department of Insurance, University of Jos, has accused police officers attached to Adigbe Police Station, Abeokuta, Ogun State, of protecting Monday Agbebakun, who scammed N260,000 from him. He said Agbebakun disguised as the agent in charge of House 6, Ile Baba Ogbere, Saraki Adigbe, Abeokuta, to collect money from him […]

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Black Cops And NAACP Call For Federal Oversight Over Bridgeport PD That Botched Lauren Smith-Fields Investigation

Where there’s smoke, there’s fire. Even some of Bridgeport’s finest raised the alarm about racism in the police department before they fumbled the Lauren Smith-Fields investigation. Source: JOSEPH PREZIOSO / Getty Buzzfeed reports the Connecticut police department that recently failed to properly or respectfully investigate the deaths of two Black women, Smith-Fields and Brenda Rawls, has a […]

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Amir Locke Update: Minneapolis Suspends No-Knock Warrants After Cops Insisted On Reckless Raid And Fatally Shot Up Wrong Residence

Too little, too late… Source: KEREM YUCEL / Getty If Minneapolis police were as competent as they are trifling and trigger-happy, Amir Locke would still be alive. The Star Tribune reports that Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey announced a moratorium on no-knock warrants after the fatal police shooting of Amir during a raid. “No matter what information comes […]

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Lyncher Woes: Travis McMichael Withdraws Guilty Plea After Judge Rightfully Rejected Fed Deal In Ahmaud Arbery Hate Crime Case

Bossip Video There’s a saying that goes: “Every time a white supremacist murderer loses in court, a Black angel gets its wings—and uses them to fly down and fart in the defendant’s face.” OK, that’s not a saying, but you giggled a little and now you’re thinking it probably should be. Source: Pool / Getty […]

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16 Shots & Leniency: Laquan McDonald’s Killer-Cop Murderer Released From Prison After Serving Less Than Half His Sentence

Bossip Video Laquan McDonald‘s killer is back on the street today, because, apparently, shooting a Black teen 16 times and then lying to cover it up is only worth three years out of a nearly seven-year sentence that was already far less time than it should have been. Source: Chicago Tribune / Getty As we […]

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Lauren Smith-Fields’ Mother Addresses ‘Biggest Misconception’ About Daughter’s Death. Also, The Trash Bridgeport Police Did THIS To Brenda Lee Rawls’ Family

Bossip Video Now that a criminal investigation has been launched into the mysterious death of Lauren Smith-Fields and two Bridgeport detectives have been suspended after being accused of mishandling her case and the case of Brenda Lee Rawls—a second Black woman who was found dead in Bridgeport the same day Smith-Fields’ body was found—Smith-Fieds’ mother, Shantell Fields, […]

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Update: Bridgeport Mayor Suspends Detectives Involved In The Cases Of Lauren Smith-Fields & A 2nd Black Woman, Brenda Lee Rawls, Who Died The Same Day

Bossip Video Bridgeport Mayor Joseph Ganim is sending a message to the Bridgeport Police Department that treating deceased Black women like their lives didn’t matter will not be tolerated—and all it took was a protest, a lawsuit, the launching of a criminal investigation, celebrity calls for justice on behalf of Lauren Smith-Fields and a second […]

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Cops Kill People: Firing Squad Of 9 Nashville Cops Shoot Landon Eastep 30 Times, Widow Calls His Death An ‘Execution’

If they’ll shoot a White man 30 times in broad daylight, what are they doing to Black people in Tennessee when no one is looking? Source: Spencer Platt / Getty The Tennessean reports that nine law enforcement officers shot and killed Landon Eastep on a Tennessee highway on Thursday. In a statement released through attorney Joy […]

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Update: Lauren Smith-Fields’ Bumble Date Matthew LaFountain Is Cooperating In Criminal Investigation, Says His Attorney

Bossip Video Matthew LaFountain, the 37-year-old Bumble date of 23-year-old  Lauren Smith-Fields, who died during the date in Bridgeport, Connecticut, is cooperating with the criminal investigation into Smith-Fields’ death, according to his attorney. News 12 reported that attorney Peter Karayiannis responded in a statement to the call for LaFountain to be regarded as a suspect […]

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Update: Lauren Smith-Fields’ Family Credits Cardi B For Inspiring Criminal Investigation As They Await Independent Autopsy Results

Bossip Video Source: Handout / Lauren Smith-Fields Instagram After the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Connecticut finally determined the cause of death in the case of Lauren Smith-Fields, the Black woman who died mysteriously after a date with an older white man, 37-year-old Matthew LaFountain,   Smith-Fields’ family is far from finished fighting […]

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