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Military, DSS arrest 14 suspects for Alex Badeh’s murder

The Nigerian military and the Department of State Services have arrested 14 suspects for alleged involvement in the killing of a former Chief of Defence Staff, Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh. The suspects were arrested by a Joint Investigative Panel, which was set up by the Chief of Defence Staff, ...
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Police Arraign Man For Allegedly Stealing Bible, Phone From Church

The police on Wednesday arraigned a 22-year-old man, Eniola Kareem, in an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court for allegedly stealing a Bible and phone worth N2,500 from Word Life Bible Church, Ayobo, Lagos. Kareem, who resides at No. 22, Ijesha St., Ayobo in Lagos, is charged with theft. The Prosecution Counsel, Sgt ...
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NDLEA In Kano State Intercepts 6,726kg Of Hard Drugs, Arrests 725 Suspects

Dr Ibrahim Abdul, the Commander, National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) in Kano State says the command seized a total of 6,726,012 kilogrammes of hard drugs from June 2018 till date. The commander made the disclosure at a news conference on Tuesday in Kano as part of events to mark ...
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Man, 45, Hangs Self In Bayelsa State

A middle-aged man said to hail from Enugu State has committed suicide in Etegwe-Epie, a suburb of Yenagoa, Bayelsa State capital. The 45-years-old man identified as Oliver Osieme, hanged himself inside his room. IT was stated that the deceased, a truck driver, committed the act in an apartment owned by ...
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Auto Police Arraign 3 Men For Attempted Armed Robbery

The police on Tuesday arraigned three men in a Kabusa Grade I Area court for allegedly belonging to a gamg of thieves. The police charged Aliyu Jibrin , Bode Magaji, and Sani Audu, who resides in Mpape, with attempt to commit robbery. The prosecutor, Mahmud Lawal, told the court the ...
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Police Rescued 3 Abducted Lebanese Nationals In Rivers

Rivers Police Command says it has rescued three Lebanese nationals who were abducted at a construction site in Andoni Local Government of Rivers on June 8. The command Spokesman, DSP Nnamdi Omoni, confirmed the rescue in a statement in Port Harcourt on Tuesday. “The three Lebanese nationals abducted on June ...
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Man Tricks Wife To Sell Baby For N150,000 In Anambra

A 27-year old man has been arrested by the police for allegedly selling his 3-day old baby boy in Ozubulu, Ekwusigo local government area of Anambra State. The suspect, Chukwuma Enemuo was said to have sold the baby at the sum of N150,000 after lying to his wife that the ...
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Court Imprisons Pastor Who Faked Own Kidnap

For faking his own kidnap to obtain ransom from unsuspecting congregants, a Chief Magistrate’s Court sitting in Ado Ekiti has remanded a priest, Reverend Peter Adegoke Adewuyi (30) in prison custody. Adewuyi was remanded alongside his accomplice in the crime Oluwadare Ajewole (25) by the court presided over by Mrs ...
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JAMB Candidate Arrested For Upgrading Score To 290

The Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board (JAMB) yesterday arrested one Adah Eche for fraudulently upgrading his scores in the recent Unified Tertiary Matriculations Examination (UTME) from 153 to 290. Eche, 19, allegedly engaged some fraudsters through Facebook and Whatsapp platforms, having come across an advertisement that claimed to upgrade 2019 ...
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Tricycle Operator Nabbed Over Rape Of Passenger In Abuja

A 33-year- old tricycle operator, Mr. Victor Achianu, has been arrested by the police for allegedly raping his passenger at Gidan Mangoro in Orozo, an Abuja suburb. The FCT police commissioner, Bala Ciroma, who stated this while briefing newsmen at the command headquarters in Abuja, on Friday, said the suspect ...
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