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I Didn’t Forge Oil Contract, Obasanjo’s in-Law Tells Court

  John Abebe, a businessman and brother-in-law of former President Olusegun Obasanjo, on Monday, before an Ikeja Special Offences Court, denied forging parts of an...

Couple Bags 40 Years Jail Term for N53m Fraud

  A couple, Ebiesuwa Abayomi Fredrick and his wife, Tinuola Idayat Oyegunle, have been sentenced to 40 years imprisonment each. Justice Joyce Abdulmalik of the...

Insecurity: North-West Governors meet NSA, Service Chiefs

  Governors of Nigeria’s North-West Zone on Monday pledged to explore all available means to ensure the security of lives and property. Governor Aminu Masari of...
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Again, Bandits Strike, Kill Two in Kaduna Community – Commissioner

  The Kaduna State Government said suspected bandits killed two persons in the early hours of Saturday in Baka village of Igabi local government area...

DPO Shoots Amotekun Operative for Arresting Fulani Herdsmen

  The Divisional Police Officer at Igbon Police Station in the Surulere Local Government Area of Oyo State, Ayodeji Adepoju, is said to have shot...

Suspected Herdsmen Strike Again, Kill Two, Set Amotekun Vehicle Ablaze

  No fewer than two persons reportedly lost their lives when some suspected herdsmen attacked the Sanusi Village in the Owo Local Government Area of...

Police Lied, My House Was Attacked By Fulani Herdsmen – Soyinka

Nobel laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka on Thursday accused the police of lying when it denied the reported Fulani herdsmen attack on his house. Soyinka in...

Police Confirms Kidnap of NTA Reporter in Port Harcourt

The Police Command in Rivers on Wednesday confirmed the abduction of a reporter attached to the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) in Port Harcourt, Mrs...

EFCC Nabs 39 Suspected Yahoo Boys in Osun, Ogun

The Ibadan zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Tuesday, February 9, arrested 39 internet fraud suspects, also known as...

Police Arrest 11 Suspected Kidnappers in Ibarapa

  The Police Command in Oyo State have arrested no fewer than 11 suspected kidnappers terrorising the people of Ibarapa area of the state.   The alleged...

NDLEA Seizes Cocaine Worth Over N32bn in Tincan Port

  The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, (NDLEA) has Intercepted 40 parcels of cocaine weighing 43.11kg, with an estimated street value of over N32 billion...

Hotel Guest Caught with Couple’s Underwear in Delta

  Residents of DLA Road in Asaba, Delta State, were recently stunned when a lodger was caught while checking out with the underwear and other...

Banditry: Leader, 6 Others Surrender 20 AK-47 Riffles, RPG in Zamfara

A notorious leader of bandits, Auwalu Daudawa and six members of his gang on Monday repented and surrendered 20 AK-47 riffles and one RPG...
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Gov. Matawalle Charges President Buhari To Curtail Ethnic Attacks

Sani Muhammad Sani, Gusau In the light of ongoing wanton attacks and primitive violence on the Northern community in Ibadan, Governor Bello Muhammad has strongly...
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Govt Confirms Abduction of Passengers on Minna-Kontagora Road

  The Niger government has confirmed the abductions of persons on board the Niger State Transport Authority on Sunday on Minna- Kontagora road. The government announced...

I Didn’t Forge Oil Contract, Obasanjo’s in-Law Tells Court

  John Abebe, a businessman and brother-in-law of former President Olusegun Obasanjo, on Monday, before an Ikeja Special Offences Court, denied forging parts of an...

Couple Bags 40 Years Jail Term for N53m Fraud

  A couple, Ebiesuwa Abayomi Fredrick and his wife, Tinuola Idayat Oyegunle, have been sentenced to 40 years imprisonment each. Justice Joyce Abdulmalik of the...