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1st-class graduate jailed for N1.92m internet fraud

A graduate of Lead City University, Ibadan, who passed out with 1st-class honors has been sentenced to one-year imprisonment after pleading guilty to a two-count charge of conspiracy and obtaining money under false pretences. Olakunle Akanni was sentenced yesterday Nov. ...

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You Contributed To Boko Haram Insurgency – Presidency Replies Atiku

The Presidency yesterday chided former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar over his remarks on the security situation in the country. It said a number of his past utterances contributed to the escalation of insurgent activities in the North.  The presidential aspirant ...

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Lovers found dead two weeks before wedding day !

THE decomposing remains of two lovers, simply identified as Udogi Eguke and Ese, were found on Sunday, days when they died in mysterious circumstances inside their Makolomi Street apartment of Ughelli North Local Government Section of Delta State. The house owner, Chief ...

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Shocking moment woman was kidnapped in U.S

The authorities in Philadelphia yesterday released CCTV footage showing the terrifying moment a female was grabbed and dragged right into a car as she was walking on the way in Penn Knox on Sunday Nov. 2nd. The lady, identified as ...

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Nigerian police to extradite UK murder suspect, Jeffrey Okafor

The Nigerian government is set to extradite Jeffrey Azuka Okafor (middle), who’s wanted by the UK police for the murder of Carl Beatson Asiedu, who had been stabbed to death on August 1st 2009 outside a UK nightclub. The 23 ...

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UK to return ex-Delta Governor James Ibori’s £6.8m loot to Nigeria

The UK has agreed to return one more £6.8m to Nigeria from the amount of money seized from jailed ex-Governor of Delta State, Chief James Ibori.  This is revealed by UK Metropolitan Police Senior Investigator, Mr. Rupert Broad, yesterday November 4th ...

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“If the CDS loses his hometown, its the same thing as losing Lagos” – Chief of Defense Staff

Reacting to reports that Boko Haram men attacked and ceased his home town, Mubi in Adamawa state, the Chief of Defence staff, Air Marshal Alex Badeh, said an attack on his village doesn’t mean the military is helpless. He explained ...

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B’Haram: Gombe state governemnt closes all schools

After the recent attacks by Boko Haram members in the state, the Gombe state government has ordered the closure of most public and private schools in the state. Parents who took their children to school today were asked to bring ...

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Ebola Scare: Nigerian man banned from work in the UK after visiting Nigeria

John Ogunnoiki, who works as a protection guard at Strong Safety Ltd headquartered in Cornwall, UK, has been informed perhaps not to go to work over doubts he might have Ebola after visiting Nigeria. The 46 year old English citizen, ...

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Nigeria’s North Has Been Suexposed to its Phony Jihadism

Before proceeding with this particular piece, it is essential to establish as I have now been corrected of previously, that “Jihad” means, “Strive” and not “Holy War.” Ok, so indeed the northern peoples and religious leaders have now been completely ...

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