Over the span of this article, we would be investigating the main 10 most infamous Notorious criminal s in Nigerian history.
1) Lawrence Anini
Lawrence Nomanyagbon Anini is unarguably Nigeria’s generally infamous and lethal criminal ever. Reports have it that he was a Nigerian desperado who caused destruction in Benin city during the 80s together with his accessory, Monday Osunbor. Lawrence Anini was prevalently known as “The Law” or “Ovbigbo”. He was significantly known as a driver for posses, criminal backup parents and outfitted looters. It was accounted for that he and his pack individuals started tasks as vehicle criminals, bank hoodlums and looters of transports.
Reports likewise have it that Anini and his pack individuals effectively burglarized 12 banks and murdered 18 individuals simultaneously. Lawrence Anini and his squad of looters made it a point of obligation to ransack banks in wide sunlight. Their degree of certainty was high to the point that they approached tossing cash at advertising ladies so as to pick up prevalence.
In the wake of being secured, Anini and his pack individuals were seen as liable and were condemned to death by a terminating squad.
2) Dr Ishola Oyenusi
Specialist Ishola Oyenusi who passed on the eighth of September 1971, was a well known Armed Robber who unleashed devastation on numerous Nigerians. His primary base was Lagos state soon after the finish of the feared common war.
The Nigerian police, at last, captured Dr Ishola Oyenusi in March 1971. He was caught after he and his group of looters took an aggregate of $28,000. He later kicked the bucket that equivalent year however months after the fact after the Lagos state police chose to treat his own case. Dr Ishola Oyenusi would perpetually be associated with his intensity and haughtiness with regard to burglary.
3) Shina Rambo
The individuals who had recently encountered the assault of Shina Rambo could always remember him. Shina Rambo simply likes the different famous criminal was likewise an outfitted looter. As indicated by different reports, he was equipped for ransacking a whole expressway close by his group. In the interim, while a few reports have it that he kicked the bucket while inactivity, others said he passed on as a conventional man.
However, he kicked the bucket while he was not utilizing his appeal as he was known to be a diving being while he performed procedures on occupied expressways.
4) Derico Nwanmama (Okwudili Ndiwe)
A well-known south-east outfitted scoundrel, Okwudili Ndiwe was given the title the ‘lord of the black market’. Occupants of Onitsha, a business place in Anambra state, were the arrangement of individuals who encountered his invasion the most. As indicated by sources, Okwudili Ndiwe had supposedly killed more than 100 individuals which included around 25 cops. He was known to be a savage equipped burglar who ransacked transports with his posse individuals.
Derico Nwanmama otherwise called Okwudili Ndiwe was a major objective for the Anambra State Police Command and they subsequently propelled an activity planned for catching him just as his group individuals. While a couple of pack individuals from Okwidi Ndiwe were gotten, the pioneer himself was still on the run.
Be that as it may, he didn’t run for quite a while as the Bakassi Boys, known to be the activist wing of the Anambra Vigilante Service set up to diminish wrongdoing in the South East, at last got hold of the dangerous criminal in Okwidili Ndiwe. Tuesday, July 3, 2001, saw the finish of the rule of Derico Nwanmama as he was caught by the Bakassi Boys on his approach to Onitsha from Agbor.
The Bakassi Boys who were known for their bloody equity framework strutted Derico Nwanmama round Onitsha and they at long last decapitated him in an open square while declining demands from the Nigerian Police to bring him into their guardianship.
5) Baddo of Ikorodu
Baddo of Ikorodu is put fifth on the rundown of the best 10 infamous lawbreakers in Nigerian history. He managed uncommonly in the Ikorodu hub of Lagos state while attacking youngsters and ladies and also burglarizing individuals. The Baddo of Ikorodu threatened Ikorodu for an extensive stretch of time while getting away from endeavours by the police to convict him considerably after he was captured on numerous occasions.
In any case, on one event where he got discharged by the police, the Ikorodu people group apparently became gallant and set the Baddo of Ikorodu ablaze, they chose to end the dread.
6) Abiodun Egunjobi (Godogodo)
Abiodun Egunjobi otherwise called Godogodo was a savage criminal who threatened Lagos and locales of South West. He was otherwise called the one peered toward professional killer who slaughtered without benevolence and did all kinds of outrages. He was captured on the first of August, 2013 after the arrangement of endeavours to catch him for more than 14 years of his disturbance. As indicated by reports, he was truly adept at camouflaging his crimes that his significant other and his relatives never realized that he was a crook.
Godogodo was a firearm sweetheart as he goes for his activities with packs of 10 completely stacked AK 37 rifles. His homes in Lagos, Ondo and Ogun state are additionally overwhelmed with rifles of various types.
7) Isiaka Busari (Mighty Joe)
Soon after the demise of Ishola Oyenusi, Isiaka Busari otherwise called Mighty Joe, burst into the scene and came into the criminal spotlight. Nigerians around then believed that brutality had died down not until the rise of Mighty Joe. Compelling Joe’s pack included ex-fighters who realized how to deal with a firearm superbly. Powerful Joe and his posse individuals slaughtered and seized individuals in the South Western area with total surrender. He worked at his own time and was even known to be deadlier than Oyenusi.
The catching of Mighty Joe was extremely sensational. One of his past unfortunate casualties remembered him and alarmed the police. He was removed into police authority with no battle and later executed.
8) Kayode Williams
Kayode Williams was a much known Armed Robber before he turned into a righteous man and furthermore the Director General of Prison Rehabilitation Mission International (PREMI). Kayode Williams was a center individual from Ishola Oyenusi group who became known when his supervisor was gotten.
Kayode Williams was a destructive looter who purportedly killed individuals without reconsidering. While he admitted, Kayode Williams clarified how he beat little infants and utilized them for otherworldly stronghold. Kayode Williams was changed over to Christianity while he was in Jail for more than 10 years.
9) Monday Osunbor
Monday Osunbor was a generally excellent assistant of Lawrence Anini’s group. In the posse, he was the person who played out the capacity of executing individuals. He had an irritability and burned through no time in killing individuals.
Monday Osunbor was killed nearby Lawrence Anini in 1987.
10) Abubakar Shekau
Some may contend that a psychological militant isn’t really a lawbreaker. Be that as it may, we accept that any individual who takes the lives of blameless Nigerian residents is a lawbreaker. Abubakar Shekau is known to be the pioneer of the destructive fear monger bunch known as Boko Haram. He and his gathering are generally known to be a thistle in the tissue of Northerners. He was believed to be conceived between the years 1965 and 1975 and he is otherwise called a Kanuri man.
Boko Haram as larger part of us knows is a Nigeria aggressor bunch that has murdered such a large number of lives in the North while announcing dependability to the Islamist activist gathering. He is right now alive while as yet threatening the individuals of Northern Nigeria. Abubakar Shekau, despite the fact that still alive, will always be associated with driving the fear monger bunch Boko Haram which has caused devastation in different pieces of the nation.
Fear based oppression has no spot in Nigeria and the above individuals have followed through on the cost with their own lives. Fear based oppression might be hard to absolutely take out and that is the reason the individuals of Nigeria must ensure they are protected any place they wind up in.