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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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55 Year-Old Man Rapes 11 Year-Old Niece

   The Police in Bauchi has arrested a 55-year-old man, Isah Sule, and Bashar Haruna, 25, for allegedly raping a primary four pupil. The Police Public Relations Officer, Bauchi Command, DSP Kamal Datti, confirmed the arrest. He said the suspects, Bashar Haruna, 25, and a 55-year-old man, Isah Sule allegedly ...
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Two Notorious Drug Addicts Convicted in Anambra

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) Anambra state command has secured the conviction of two notorious drug lords from Umota-Obosi in Idemili North local government area of the state. The accused, Nonso Chukwulobe, aka jp (56) was arrested with 17.6 grms of heroin, while Ikechukwu Ifekandu (45) was arrested ...
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Fire Guts Gombe Main Market Shops

A raging inferno in the early hour of yesterday gutted 25 shops at the Gombe Main Market. Witnesses account said the fire, which lasted for four hours, started around 1:45am. They added that 25 shops were razed. Chairman of the Market Traders’ Association, Alhaji Uba Abdullahi, told reporters that surge ...
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Armed Men Kidnap Nursing Mother, 3 Others In Abaji

                A nursing mother simply identified as Ramatu and her 40-day-old baby, alongside three others were abducted in the early hours of Monday at Naharati, a suburb of Abaji town, FCT. The gunmen invaded the area and forced their way into some houses where they abducted their victims. It was ...
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FG Restricts Sale, Use Of Sniper

The federal government yesterday placed a restriction on the sale and use of the fatal agro-chemical product, Sniper. Since Sniper hits the Nigerian market, it has become the favourite of most Nigerians, especially the poor for killing mosquitoes and other pests. Similarly, the product has found its way into the ...
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Ex-Minister’s Son Regains Freedom 24 hours After Abduction

The frightening spate of kidnapping in the Southwest spread its tentacles to Oyo State on Tuesday evening as suspected gunmen abducted Mr. Dayo Adewole, son of the immediate past Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole. It, however, emerged last night that Dayo has been released, though it could not be ...
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Man Sentenced To 4 Months For Stealing Planks Of Wood

A Kubwa Grade1 Area Court on Tuesday sentenced a 30-year-old man, Friday Peter to four months in prison for stealing four planks of wood. The judge, Ibrahim Balarabe. However gave Peter an option of N20, 000 fine and ordered him to pay compensation of N52, 000 to the complainant, Akinrole ...
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Three Confirmed Killed In Fresh Kaduna Attack

Three people, including two children and a teenager, have been confirmed killed in a fresh attack on a village in Kaduna state. The Nation gathered the attack was launched on Unguwan Rimi Village in Kauru local government area of the state around 2:30 pm on Monday. An eyewitness told our ...
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We Released SSCE Results In 43 Days – NECO

The National Examinations Council has said it released the last Senior Secondary Certificate Examination results in 43 days. Acting NECO Registrar, Abubakar Gana, said this while receiving the National Association of Nigerian Students in Abuja on Monday. He said the body would ensure that candidates seeking admission to universities and ...
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