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Two Abducted FRSC Officers Released

Two officers of Federal Road Safety Corps simply identified as Abioye and Bayegunni, abducted on Sunday by gunmen along Ilesha/Akure Expressway, had been released. The two men were abducted near Iwaraja, a town in Oriade Local Government Area of Osun State. The two men, according to reliable sources were released ...
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NDU Student Commits Suicide For Failing Medical Exam

The deceased, Uzakah Timi Ebiweni, a student of Faculty of Basic Medical Science was said to have plunged into the Amassoma river and drowned himself after he confirmed that he has failed the MBBS examines which would have qualified to be a surgical and medical student. According to investigations the ...
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Breaking: Fire Razes BRT Bus On Third Mainland Bridge

One of the blue buses belonging to the Bus Rapid Transport scheme in Lagos State has been razed by fire on the Third Mainland Bridge on Wednesday. The Lagos State Traffic Management Agency, via its Twitter handle confirmed that the fire started around 9:30 a.m. The bus, which was heading ...
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Court Sentences Cameroonian Home Help To Death For Killing Boss

The Lagos State High Court in Igbosere has sentenced a Cameroonian house's help, Leudjoe Koyemen Joel, to death for murdering her Nigerian employer, Mrs Dayo Adeleke. In a judgment delivered on Tuesday, two years and five months after the incident, Justice Adedayo Akintoye convicted Joel and ordered that he be ...
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Residents Protest As Bandits Kill 18 In Kastina

Residents of the Batsari Local Government Area of Katsina State on Tuesday protested against killings by bandits in the area. The residents, who protested in Katsina, said the bandits on Monday killed 18 people. During the protest, they displayed some of the corpses of the victims. The protesters said the ...
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Suspected Herdsmen Kill One, Injure Another In Delta

Suspected herdsmen have unleashed mayhem on Ubulu-Uku community, Aniocha South Local Government Area of Delta State, killing one Chikwe Ojinji in his farm. It was gathered that the hoodlums, who allegedly laid siege to the community for about three days, also shot a youth of the community on the Ubulu-Uku/Issele-Uku ...
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Gunmen Kill Cop, Two Others In Fresh Taraba Attack

  Gunmen on Monday killed a police officer and two others in separate attacks in Wukari Local Government Area of Taraba State. The Caretaker Chairman of Wukari LGA, Dr Daniel Adi, confirmed this development in a telephone interview with our correspondent in Jalingo. Adi said a man and his son ...
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16 Dead As Cult War Resumes In Rivers

No fewer than 16 people are feared dead following cult crises that broke out in two different local government areas of Rivers State, Sunday. It was alleged that 14 people were killed by the said cultists at Kono Boue and Gbam Boue communities of Khana council, while two people were ...
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Police Demolish Suspected Kidnappers’ Lodge In Akwa Ibom

The Akwa Ibom State Commissioner of Police, Zaki Ahmed, on Friday, ordered the demolition of a suspected kidnappers’ lodge in Ikot Ntuen Offot in the Uyo Local Government Area of the state. It was gathered that the lodge was built by the kidnappers allegedly to be used as an abode ...
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Kebbi Govt Confirms 6 Cases Lassa Fever And 1 Death

Kebbi State government yesterday confirmed one death from six cases of Lassa fever in the state. Epidemiologist at the state Ministry of Heath, in Birnin Kebbi, Dr Assad Hassan, said the cases were recorded between February and April. Hassan said that four of the victims were from Birnin Kebbi; while ...
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