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Senate Okays N30,000 Minimum Wage

The Senate approved N30,000 as the new national minimum wage. This decision was reached on Tuesday after the upper chamber’s ad-hoc committee on new minimum wage headed by Senator Francis Alimikhena submitted its report. The Senate then went on to request the Federal Government to submit a supplementary budget to ...
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Lagos: Police Repel Attack On Station, Arrest 3

Lagos State Police Command has arrested three suspects following a raid on cultists and ritualists’ hideout. The Command’s Spokesperson, DSP Bala Elkana, disclosed this in a statement on Tuesday. He also said that the raid, which took place on Monday almost led to a serious attack on Imota Police Station ...
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Kidnappers Of Edo Traditional Ruler Demand Ransom In Foreign Currency

Kidnapper of the Enogie(king) of Ukhiri in Ikpobah-Okha Local Government Area of Edo State, Godwin Aigbe, have reportedly opened talks with his family and are said to be demanding ransom in foreign currency before they will release him. A family member confirmed the development but refused to disclose the amount ...
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Court Sentences Man To Death For Robbing, Shooting Stepmother, Stepsister

A Lagos High Court sitting in Igbosere has sentenced one Akeem Lawal to death by hanging for shooting and robbing his stepmother, Taibat Lawal, and stepsister, Sherifat Olanipekun. Justice Oluwatoyin Ipaye, on Monday, found Akeem guilty on two counts of conspiracy to rob and armed robbery. According to the prosecution, ...
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Police Nab Two Armed Robbery Suspects In Lekki

A team of police detectives has apprehended two suspected members of an armed robbery gang said to be terrorising residents of the Lekki area of Lagos State. The suspects, Adebayo Ayomide and Isaac David, were arrested after they had allegedly robbed two residents of the area at gunpoint. The team, ...
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Edo Police Nab Suspects Over Afuze Attack

Hoodlums involved in the killing of four policemen in Afuze Divisional Police Headquarters have been arrested and would be paraded today by the Police. In a statement by Special Adviser to the state governor on Media and Communication Strategy, Mr. Crusoe Osagie, the state government said proper briefing of the ...
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Robbers Invade NYSC Lodge In Delta, Shoot 3

Three National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, members serving at Ethiope East Local Government Area of Delta State, are currently in critical condition after gunmen attacked them when they were returning to their lodge last Friday, at Isiokolo. Giving details of the incident yesterday, a security source at the Isiokolo Police ...
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Man Jailed For Attacking Kaduna Electric Staff

The Sharia Court 1, Unguwan Gwaza, in Gusau, Zamfara State, has sentenced one Habu Mai Shago of Federal Low Cost Housing Estate, Tudun wada, Gusau to one year imprisonment for assaulting Kaduna Electric staff while discharging their lawful duty. The Sharia Court Judge, Alhaji Labaran Salisu, found the accused, Malam ...
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Gunmen Kill DPO, DCO, 2 Female Policewomen

It was black Tuesday in Edo State as unknown gunmen in Afuze town; Owan East local government area of state killed the Divisional Police Officer (DPO), the Divisional Crime Officer (DCO), a pregnant policewoman and another policewoman. The victims were killed by the gunmen who stormed the police station in ...
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Cannon shot kills man in Enugu community—Police

The Police in Enugu State, Stated that a local cannon shot had killed its operator in Ogbozinne community in Nkanu West Local Government Area of the state. Spokesman for Enugu State Police Command, SP Ebere Amaraizu, said in a statement on Thursday that the incident took place on March 11 ...
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