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EFCC Releases Ita Ekpeyong, former director-general of SSS

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has released Ita Ekpeyong, the former director-general of the State Security Service (SSS) Mr Ekpeyong was arrested on Thursday afternoon following a raid of his Abuja home by anti-graft detectives.  He was moved to ...

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Photo of The only Woman Who Survived Accident That Killed All Passengers. Graphic Pix

The accident occurred after a traveler bus collided with a truck on East road just after Choba bridge close to the University of Port-Harcourt, in the state capital. Report has it that the passenger bus was overtaking the flatbed truck ...

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Less than 24, EFCC Freezes more Accounts Of Akwa Ibom State Govt.

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has frozen all bank accounts belonging to Akwa Ibom State government.  Reasons behind the freezing of the state government’s bank accounts by the anti-graft agency are not yet known. Meanwhile, the state commissioner ...

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Fulani Man Escapes With Sharp Object In His Throat After Militia Attack.

Another group of Internally displaced persons (IDPs) have began trooping into Jalingo, the state’s capital city.  This followed after armed militias launched an unprovoked attacks on Thursday night and early hours of Friday on the Hausa-Fulani’s town of Kunnini and ...

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Nigerian Traders Attacked By Ghanaians In Kumasi

“The [Ashanti] Regional [Police] Commander told us that the Nigeria High Commission had called him over the same issue. He said he had sent a police patrol team to Suame Magazine, Kumasi. But when some of our people open their ...

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Notorious Armed Robber nabbed After Attacking Victim In Katsina – Pic

The Katsina Police Command has succeeded in arresting a notorious armed robbery suspect, one Abdulbasiru Lawal ‘m’aged 30yrs of Manunnu village, Faskari local government part of the state.   That is found in a statement signed by the state’s police ...

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Obasanjo’s Brother-In-Law Remanded In Prison

John Abebe, the brother-in-law of former president Olusegun Obasanjo was remanded in Ikoyi Prison, Lagos today over an alleged forgery slammed against him by the the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC.  Justice Mojisola Dada of the Special Offences Court ...

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Casualties Recorded As Eiye & Aye Cult Groups Clash In Lagos.

Three suspected cultists have already been killed at Somolu, Lagos Mainland after rival cult groups went berserk. Those killed include leader of Eiye cult group in the community, Tunde Awokoya, 36, alias Chop-Up, one Gabriel and another unnamed man. It ...

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James Ibori’s Elder Brother pases on, 4 months after wedding his Younger Bride

Chief Williams Ibori, the former Unugbrogo of Oghara kingdom in Delta state is dead. The deceased who’s the elder brother of a former governor of Delta state, James Ibori – reportedly died very early today (while some say he died ...

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Photo of The Policemen (SARS) Who Was Shot Dead By Robbers In Abuja(pics)

As shared by a policeman Omar…. ‘Rest in peace to my humble gallant officer who they were attacked yesterday night 2nd July 2018 in Abuja at Galadimawa round about by unknown gun men, it’s a pitty we came together from ...

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