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Over 15 Villagers Killed By Suspected Herdsmen At An Overnight Party – Photos

Armed men suspected to be herdsmen unleased terror on Kochum (Numa) community in Akwanga Local Government Area of Nasarawa State on Sunday, killing 15 persons, mostly women. According to reports, the people were killed by the armed men in a ...

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Minister Mrs. Zainab Ahmed

‘No Plan To Remove Fuel Subsidy’ – FG

The federal government has declared it has no plans to remove fuel subsidy. Finance Minister Mrs. Zainab Ahmed disclosed this on Sunday at a joint press briefing with the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor Godwin Emefiele at the end ...

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Attention to all party agents: Card Reader Manipulation

Please note, it is important to inform all your polling unit agents that the card reader can be manipulated, and the following measures should be taken to prevent such. 1. Upon arrival at the polling unit, agent must inspect the ...

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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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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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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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6 children of the same parents die in Anambra State

Six children of the same parents allegedly poisoned to death in Anambra State. According to AFN the six children of same parents were allegedly killed through food poisoning in ‪#‎EKWULUMILI_COMMUNITY‬ in Anambra State yesterday.  The children were poisoned by unknown enemy ...

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