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Police Arrest Computer Village Big Boy Who Buys Stolen Phones .

A notorious phone dealer, Da-Silva, who specialized in buying mobile phones from armed robbers, cultists and pickpockets operating in Ogun and Lagos State has disclosed that he buys over 30 phones a week and made between N25,000 and N30,000 daily ...

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‘Revolution Now’ Organizers Release ‘Rules Of Engagement’ For Protest

POLITICSNIGERIA.COM The #RevolutionNow Organizers have released the ‘Rules of Engagement’ for Tomorrow’s massive protest all over Nigeria.Below is a statement sent to POLITICS NIGERIA by the group; “The Coalition of Revolution (CORE) seizes this opportunity to call on mass of ...

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Nigeria’s Judiciary At A Crossroads

The presidential election of 2019 has come and perhaps gone. To some, it might have been confined to the dustbin of history but definitely not the throwbacks on the conscience of a nation which has been wounded by its blatant ...

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British High Commissioner to Nigeria visits Ooni of Ife

The British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Mrs. Catriona Laing has visited the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja II in Ile-Ife, Osun State. During the visit, Ooni described the Nigeria-UK relationship as cordial, expressing his belief in the High ...

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DSS Arrests Omoyele Sowore

Operatives of the Department of State Services have arrested pro-democracy activist and the convener of #RevolutionNow Protests, Omoyele Sowore. It was gathered that Sowore was picked up at his apartment in the early hours of Saturday. Sowore posted a distress ...

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Father Bags 21 Years For Raping Late Daughter

A 52-year old man, Jacob Alonge, has been sentenced to 21 years imprisonment for raping his late 12 years old daughter, Gift Alonge. Gift was impregnated by her father from the sexual assault before her death. She and some members ...

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Actress Kemi Afolabi rushed to the hospital in Saudi

Veteran Nollywood actress, Kemi Afolabi, was Thursday rushed to a hospital in Makkah, Saudi Arabia, after falling ill due to the stress associated with hajj exercise, TheNation reports .It was gathered that Afolabi had been showing symptoms of illness while ...

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Lagos State Government Releases Updated Lists Of Emergency Numbers

In a bid to ensure openness, responsibility and also to put the workers on toes, the Lagos State Government has released a list of updated emergency numbers for all sectors across the state. These numbers cut across all sectors from ...

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Shiites Will Be Treated Like Terrorists – IGP Adamu Says

The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, has said that the police will treat members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) as terrorists. Adamu said this on Tuesday at the monthly conference with senior police officers in Abuja, Igbere ...

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Shiites: Our Protest Would Not Stop Until El-Zakzaky Is Freed

A Nigerian Shiite group on Sunday condemned a court order that allows the government to ban it on “terrorism” grounds after a spate of deadly protests in the capital. At least six protesters, a trainee journalist and a senior police ...

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