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Afenifere Chieftain

Operation Amotekun: You’re Talking Rubbish – Afenifere Chieftain To Malami

Chairman of Afenifere Renewal Group, Chief Olawale Oshun has described Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami’s statement that Operation Amotekun, is illegal as rubbish. Chief Oshun said Malami should also declare Hisbah Corps, (a religious police force responsible for ...

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Defamation: Leadership Newspaper employees sue management for N10bn

By Emmanuel Afonne Six employees of the Leadership Group Limited have dragged their employers to court demanding N10billion from it for defamation following publications describing them as thieves. The company had at different dates this month published the names of ...

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Ó di láyéláyé pọngbá ! Àlàbí Yellow ,àgbà òṣèré re’bi àgbà á rè

Ó di láéláé pọngbá ! Àlàbí Yellow ,àgbà òṣèré re’bi àgbà á rè Gbajúgbajà òṣèré Samuel Akinpẹlu tí gbogbo ènìyàn mọ̀ sí Àlàbí Yellow ti jẹ́ Ẹlẹ́dàá nípè. Akọni tí à ń perí yìí jẹ́ òṣèré tí àwọn èèyàn kò ...

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Diezani jewelry

Court orders interim forfeiture of Diezani’s jewellery, gold iPhone worth ₦14bn

A Federal High Court Sitting in Lagos has ordered the interim forfeiture to the Federal Government of some jewellery,a customised gold iPhone worth N14bn ($40m) recovered by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC in the premises of a Former ...

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Photos: Nigerian Footballer Dies Of Cardiac Arrest During Match In Turkey.

A 23-year-old Nigerian footballer, Ekundayo Ebenezer Mawoyeka, has died after suffering a cardiac arrest during a match, yesterday, in Turkey. The Sarayköyspor striker collapsed in the 35th minute of his side’s match against Yeşilköyspor at the Servergazi Stadium and was ...

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eko atlantic

FG Announces New National Building Code

The Federal Government yesterday announced a new national building code that will regulate construction with the aim of improving on measures to safeguard lives and property in the country. Minister for Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, made the announcement ...

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Anambra election: Massive turnout of voters

The Anambra governorship election has witnessed impressive turnout of voters at most of the polling units, the News Agency of Nigeria reports. NAN correspondents who monitored the exercise on Saturday in the three senatorial zones of the state report that voters were ...

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Housewife Who Stabbed Husband To Death Over ‘baba Ijebu’ Bags 7 Years Jail Time

29-year-old housewife, Onyinyechi Akunne, who was in the news last year after she stabbed her 35-year-old husband, Abuchi Akunne to death during an argument at home, over lotto tickets known as “Baba Ijebu”, has bagged a 7-years jail sentence.  The ...

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Elijah Adewale

House of Representatives member, Elijah Adewale, slumps, dies

Hon. Elijah Adewale, 65, representing Ifako Ijaiye Constituency of Lagos State slumped and died in the early hours of today in his house in Abuja, PMNEWS reports.  Adewale was said to have attended the caucus meeting of the House of ...

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Robber supposedly break down after being hit with the charm he prepared for victims

Nnamdi Onu and his four-man robbery gang specialised in attacking commuters at Anthony Bus Stop in Lagos State, disposing them of cash and valuables. He was arrested, Friday, following a foiled operation, Vanguradngr reports. After being apprehended by a mob, ...

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