Man arrested by Police for robbing churchgoer in Niger

A 26-year-old robbery suspect, Peter Sunday, has been arrested by the Police for robbing churchgoer in Niger State.

According to reports, Sunday attacked and robbed one Mrs Felicia Chukwu of the Kwankwashe area, Madalla, Suleja Local Government Area of the state.

Man arrested by Police for robbing churchgoer in Niger lailasnews
Man arrested by Police for robbing churchgoer in Niger


Sunday, who resides in Bakin Kasuwa, and his accomplice, identified as Nura, now at large, allegedly robbed their victim, who was returning from the church of N12,000 and one Gionee mobile phone valued at N56,000.

The incident reportedly happened on January 1, 2019.

Northern City News gathered that the suspect and his accomplices had been making life unbearable for the residents of Bakin Kasuwa in Suleja and its environs.

The suspect told our correspondent that he and his accomplice usually attack those returning from work, places of worship and markets.

He said

“We arm ourselves with cutlasses, knives and other dangerous weapons to attack our victims. Some of our victims usually cooperate with us during operations; we inflict injuries on those who resist us.

“We trap our victims at a particular location and I have been doing this for the past three years.”

The state Police Public Relations Officer, Muhammad Abubakar, confirmed the incident on Sunday, saying that the suspect confessed to have conspired with his accomplice to rob Chukwu at Madalla, Suleja.

Abubakar said the operatives recovered from him one cutlass while efforts were on to apprehend the fleeing accomplice.

He added that the matter would be charged to court after the conclusion of investigation.

216 Comments

    • Yes he need to be dealt with. it God that cut them, there sin is full. please let pay for what they have done

  1. Hmm…I don’t know what this country in turning into. Robbing people from churches? Work or even mosques. What a cursed fellow. He should be given proper punishment as the Constitution demands

  2. People are celebrating the crossover and you and your gang are robbing people, coming from where they went to thank God for a new year. You have been doing it for three years and was escaping,but as long as you have touched children of God. your cup got fulled. God will arrest that your fleeing partner

  3. Everyday is for the thief, one day is for the owner of the house. It’s your turn now. Face the dance.

  4. He should be charged to court and imprisoned, his an idiot for stealing rather than him being in church

  5. There is no excuse for stealing. Thank God ge has been caught. He deserves the punishment coming to him.

  6. Robbery is not a professional. There is always a day of there activities will be exposed. I appreciate the police for this effort.

  7. Instead of them to and find something doing, they are roaming the street to and fro looking for things to snatch from people. Good a thing he been arrested.

  8. This whole thing is getting out of hand,now that the hand of the law has cut up with you face the music and let others learn their lesson from this and stop crime it does not pay!

  9. Ur cup is full na as u are trapping them since 3years now God has trapped u today and u must be sentenced

  10. That is really good for him. One day is for the thief and the other is for the owner.
    He should face the law

  11. Imagine the pride in that statement” I have been doing it for the past 3years”. Human beings are funny and terrible all at once. Thank God for the law.

  12. Kudos to the police for arresting this offenders. They must be made to bear the full weight if the law.

  13. So instead of him to look for something meaningful doing with his life, he decided to take robbery as his occupation abi. Nemesis has finally catch up on him

  14. Instead of looking for something meaningful to do with your life. You took to stealing either the hard way or visa versa. Thank God, your caught now. Pay for your deeds

  15. To attack people of god u must pay for it on earth no more when u die they pass ur judgement is on earth here thank god for the police god use to get them

  16. Every day for the thief one day for the owner.. God have finally arrest you now you will serve your earthly punishment first and if you refuse to repent you will spend eternity in hell

  17. Everyday for the thief but one day for the owner. Your cup has filled and thank God you were caught. Only if others can learn their lesson.

  18. Thank God he was caught. He should be made to face the law with his accomplices. Jail with hard labour. Maybe they will learn after they get out.

  19. GOOD FOR HIM NAUGHTY HUMAN THAT WANTS TO MAKE IT FASTER WITHOUT HARD WORK…HE SHOULD FACE THE LAW AM SURE JAIL TERM AWAITS HIM

  20. Don’t just know the what people gain in stealing like they Everyday is for the thief, one day is for the owner of the house.

  21. Guys and fast cash, why indulge in such crimes? He deserves to spend at least 5years in prison and anybody caught in the act.

  22. Hmmmm 3 years of robbery
    So he has been caught
    His punishment will be grievous now
    One day for the thief

  23. God has finally punished him today. Many days for the thief but one day for the owner. Wickedness of men

  24. And his name is even SUNDAY , robbing for the past three years. Kudos to the nigerian police and they should put more effort in arresting his accomplice who is at large

  25. While people are busy looking for legitimate work to do, some are just looking for shortcut by rubbing others of their belongings. He should be jail without option.

  26. For the past three years you have been robbing people of their belongings. Thank God you are caught, go and pay the price for your wicked acts

  27. Is it laziness or hardship is causing this, we no longer have conscience robbing and inflicting pain on people collecting their hard earned money, let him Help to get the rest arrested

  28. Thank goodness that he was caught…… Let him pay for his evil deeds….. Forcefully collecting people’s stuffs

  29. Everyday is for the thief but one day is for the owner, you have met your water loo today, prison awaits you thief.

  30. A churchgoer for that matter , God pass am , I think God wants to change him by letting him see the other side of life

  31. After everything you deed finally you have been caught
    So get to vomit everything you have eaten idiot

  32. Just 26 years of age and he is already a terror. Good thing he has been arrested. He should be made to confess to all the crimes he has committed and the properties stolen by him should be returned to their rightful owners.

  33. Thank God your thousand is full for 2 year you are finish get him punished and to be a lesson to those after him

  34. He’s still young but he cannot work and earn his owe money everyday is for the owner one day is for the thief he must be jail for this 3years no be small oooo did you know how many people he has wound in the aspect of it

  35. Very good thank God that they caught him if you ask him he will tell you that this is the first time.

  36. Every evil man cannot go unpublished. Nemesis catches up with all who is into evil act. There’s no gain in arm robbery.

  37. I dont blame him for that but i also blame for that. I dont blame him for doing that because he does not have a job and i blame him for alowing the devil to use him to do such to people

  38. I dont blame him for that but i also blame for that. I dont blame him for doing that because he does not have a job and i blame him for alowing the devil to use him to do such to people. I am happy he was arrested

  39. That would be a relief to the people of the area as he’s been arrested. Looking forward to hear about his prosecution.

  40. please let pay for what they have I dont blame him for doing that because he does not have a job and i blame him for alowing the devil to use him to do such to people. I am happy he was arrested.

  41. That’s very wrong for a young man to do,,, I believe karma have catch up with him ,,,,that serves him right

  42. Look at his face like thief, as old as you are, you can’t work, stealing is your means of livelihood, nemesis has catch up with you now, you will be punished and imprisoned, I pity your families

  43. Thank God he was caught it is the saying of the elders that everyday is for the thief but one day is for the owner

  44. Many days for the theif one day for the of net u ve been on it for the past three years but the law has caught up with u

  45. TThe power of God has arrested him and it is time for him to also repent and give his life to the court for his judgment

  46. The woman’s prayer was answered without delay. May more of these evil doer be exposed in Jesus name

  47. Very God of him,this people are so wicked,in Lagos it’s the order of the day they have killed many people and imprinted an everlasting mark on many very heartless set of people

  48. Is that the only thing you could do with ur life. Repent and come out of such lifestyle and leave a good life.

  49. Every day for the thief but one day for the owner. Did you think you will continue tormenting peoples life without nemesis catching up with you. You lie

  50. No sinner will go unpunished, I wish criminals like him will learn lesson from this and turn a new leaf

  51. You have been doing it for three years and was escaping,but as long as you have touched children of God. your cup got fulled. God will arrest that your fleeing partner

  52. The topic first confuse me because how can they arrest someone for going to church regular and now I knew he did wrong

  53. for the past three years? this was actually the one day for you. I know God will always fight for his Children

  54. Nemesis caught up with him finally, pls don’t steal if it looks rough now just continue the struggle ur time will come

  55. Everyday is for the thief but one day is for the owner of the house I am glad he was cut after some many years. Let him Face the consequences.

  56. This guy is so so desperate for cash, well thank God he was caught, let him be given the due punishment

  57. Good for them, Everyday for the thieves, one day for the owner, good job to the policemen, they should face the judgment

  58. Innocent people will prepare for church,u will just be waiting for then to collect their items….God has finally catch u.

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