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Ghanaian Employer And His Daughter Killed In Ondo By Guards

The Ondo State Police Command have arrested two security guards identified as Ayuba Idris and Taisu Abubakar, who killed their Ghanaian employer and his daughter over 3-months unpaid salary. The state’s Commissioner of Police, Mr. Undie Adie who paraded the ...

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University of Ibadan

EFCC Arraigns Two Suspects For Defrauding UI Lecturer

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Ibadan zonal office, on Monday arraigned two persons for allegedly defrauding one Dele Akinbuluma, a lecturer and doctoral student of the Department of Crop Protection and Environmental Biology, University of Ibadan.

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boko haram

Boko Haram Captures Marte LGA In Borno State

The war against terrorism has suffered a setback as Boko Haram captured Marte Local Government Area (LGA) of Borno State after an attack on a military base in the area. One of the soldiers who was in the military base, ...

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Appeal Court Orders Forfeiture Of ₦1.4bn Obtained By Company Linked To Saraki

The Court of Appeal in Lagos, on Friday okayed the request of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for the final forfeiture of N1.4billion which a firm, Melrose General Services Limited, obtained from the Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) through ...

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Our Foreign Victims get Special Treatment — Kidnap Suspect

Our Foreign Victims get Special Treatment — Kidnap Suspect

Operatives of the Inspector-General of Police Intelligence Response Team have arrested two members of a kidnap gang operating in Kaduna State. The suspects, Abdulmimini Adamu and Usman Abdulahi, were said to possess been mixed up in kidnapping of four expatriates ...

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EFCC Arraigns Philomina Chieshe Who Blamed Snake Over JAMB’s Missing ₦35m

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) will on Friday, May 31, 2019, arraign the controversial official of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB), Philomina Chieshe who claimed that the missing N35 million (Thirty Five Million Naira) JAMB proceeds ...

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Boeing 777-300

Boeing 777-300: How Obasanjo, Director General and 393 others escape crash on Ethiopian Airlines

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo and other Nigerians escaped death on Wednesday at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport when an Ethiopian Airlines plane almost crashed.

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Residents Beg Government for Aid as Rain Wreak Havoc In Osun

Adhering to a rain that destroyed houses and other valuables, residents of Kuta community, in Ayedire Local Government part of Osun State, are now homeless.

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Police Arrest 10 Suspected Traffic Robbers In Lagos

10 Suspected Traffic Robbers Arrested In Lagos – Police

Operatives of the Lagos State Police Command says it’s apprehended over 10 suspected traffic robbers and recovery of firearms and ammunition in numerous areas of Lagos, Nigeria’s commercial city. Their state police command made this known in a record issued ...

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Fulani Herdsmen

Suspected Fulani Herdsmen Storm Akoko Palace, Threaten To Kill Monarch

Suspected Fulani herdsmen, numbering at least nine, have attacked the palace of Onigedegede of Gedegede in Akoko North-West Local Government Area of Ondo State, threatening to kill the monarch, Oba Walidu Sanni. The monarch said the suspected herdsmen stormed his ...

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