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Many injured after a male suicide bomber blew himself up at a mosque in Borno

A lot of people were injured after a male suicide bomber exploded himself at a mosque in Sulimanti ward of Maiduguri, the Borno state capital toward the beginning of today.  As per reports, two male suicide bomber arrived the mosque ...

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Tim Morris

Interpol’s Executive director of Police Services visits IGP Solomon Arase

Official chief of Police administrations at the International Criminal Police Organization, Tim Morris, payed a courtesy visit to Nigeria’s Inspector General of Police, Solomon E. Arase at his office in the Police Force Headquarters, Abuja, today eleventh May, 2016. More ...

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Avengers’ Threat: Odua Defenders Union Warns Against Attack On Lagos

The Odua Defenders Union, ODU, has portrayed the danger by a new militant group , the Niger Delta Avengers, NDA, to assault Lagos within a matter of days as an insult on the Yoruba race.  In an announcement signed by ...

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Barbaric act: Man sets his partner on fire after she went for a party

A man distinguished as Keji Osunjirin, in Abeokuta, Ogun State, has been captured after he set his significant other ablaze by pouring petrol he brought home in a jerry can on her since she goes to a family party he ...

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Iyabo Anisulowo

Abducted former Minister of State for Education, Iyabo Anisulowo regains freedom

The Lagos state police has safeguarded previous Minister of State for Education, Iyabo Anisulowo, who was captured a week ago Wednesday April 27th alongside her security assistant by some outfitted men on Sawonjo/Imasayi Road, in Yewa North Local Government Area ...

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muhammadu buhari paul biya

Cameroonian Leader begins 2-day state trip to Nigeria today

President Paul Biya of Cameroon and his wife Chantal, begins a two-day state trip to Nigeria today May 3rd. ‎Biya and his delegation will undoubtedly be revived by President Buhari at their state house Abuja.  Throughout their meeting, both presidents ...

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Federal government declares Monday May 2nd public holiday

The Federal government has declared Monday May second a public holiday to honor workers day festivity which falls on Sunday May first. The Minister of Interior, Abdulrahman Dambazau reported this in an announcement released and signed by the Permanent Secretary, ...

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AU Peace keeping

AU Peace-keeping Troops protest over non-payment of allowances

Some officers who battled in the AU Peace-keeping operation in Guinea Bissau in 2015 have protested the non-payment of their allowance in the last 6 months. As indicated by ThisDay, the troopers numbering around 200, met with press men in ...

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Gov. Ambode Introduces Rent-to-own House Policy In Lagos

The Lagos State Government on Monday said it had introduced the Rent-to-Own Policy to support the Lagos Mortgage Scheme for home ownership in the state. The Commissioner for Housing, Mr Gbolahan Lawal, said at a ministerial news conference in Ikeja ...

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Viewers’ Discretion: Man killed At Oando Filing-Station In PH

The owner of this car was assassinated opposite Oando filing station at Rumuomasi Port-Harcourt. See more photos after the page break

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