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Court Convicts Farouk Lawan Over $500,000 Bribe

Court Convicts Farouk Lawan Over $500,000 Bribe

A High Court of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) in Apo, Abuja has convicted former member of House of Representatives from Kano State, Farouk Lawan for receiving $500,000 bribe from a businessman, Femi Otedola. Justice Angella Otaluka convicted Lawan on ...

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ibara

5 residents, 5 attackers killed, vehicles, petrol station razed as killer Fulani herdsmen invade Igangan

No fewer than 10 persons have been reportedly killed by suspected killer Fulani herdsmen at Igangan, in Ibarapa North Local Government Area of Oyo State. Residents told our correspondent that the attack started at around midnight on Sunday. The assailants ...

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properties to raise N180m ransom, bought motorbikes for our children’s kidnappers

We sold properties to raise N180m ransom, bought motorbikes for our children’s kidnappers – Parents of recently freed Kaduna students

Godwin Isenyo30 May 2021 Parents and family members of the remaining kidnapped students and workers of the Greenfield University, Kaduna State, said they were forced to sell their property to raise ransom as the remaining victims regained freedom. It was ...

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gunmen

Again, gunmen raze police station, kill six in Akwa Ibom

8 May 2021 Gunmen suspected to be members of Indigenous People of Biafra, working in collaboration with the Eastern Security Network on Saturday attacked a Divisional Police Headquarters in Odoro Ikpe in Ini Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State ...

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Man Scammed By Fake Bank Representatives Who Promised 1 Million – Pictures

A Nigerian man has been left counting his losses after he was scammed by fake bank representatives. Apparently, the scammers promised to flip his money by a large profit margin and that format was enough to convince the gullible victim ...

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Ibrahim Magu

DSS arrests EFCC Chairman, Ibrahim Magu, gives strong reason

Ibrahim Magu, Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has been arrested by the Department of State Services (DSS). Sahara Reporters say he was arrested over allegations that he owns four properties. He is also alleged to ...

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Hushpuppi

Hushpuppi, Gang Defrauded about 1,926,400 People, Made ₦168bn – Dubai Police (Video)

The Dubai Police Force, United Arab Emirates, has revealed how it arrested Nigerian Instagram celebrity, Ramon Abass, aka Hushpuppi. In a video released on its official Twitter handle on Thursday, the Middle-East police said a special team had been tracking ...

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southern Kaduna

Southern Kaduna Terrorist Attack

The Adara Development Association, ADA, in Southern Kaduna State has cried out over killing and kidnapping of their indigenes by bandits. The association said no fewer than 107 persons have been killed, 49 injured, about 66 persons kidnapped, 111 houses ...

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15 Imams Arrested In Kano For Defying Lockdown Order

15 Imams have been arrested by the police in Kano for allegedly conducting Friday congregational prayers in defiance to the government’s lockdown order imposed to curb the spread of coronavirus in the state. Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje had ordered the ...

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army

Identity Of The Soldier Who Killed A Civilian In Warri

The identity of the army personnel, who killed a young man named Joseph Pessu in Delta State while enforcing a stay-at-home order by the state government, has been unveiled, SaharaReporters can report. Pessu was shot dead by the army personnel ...

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