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AMCON seizes Stella Oduah’s assets over N20bn debt


The Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) has taken over Sea Petroleum Oil and Gas Limited and other assets belonging the Senator representing Anambra North, Stella Oduah, over inability to clear her N20 billion debt. AMCON explained that the takeover followed an injunction granted by M.S. Hassan of the Lagos ...

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IS claims Indonesia church bombings


The Islamic State group has said it was responsible for suicide attacks against three churches in Indonesia that killed at least 11 people on Sunday, it said via its propaganda agency Amaq. “Three martyrdom attacks killed 11 and wounded at least 41 among church guards and Christians,” it said via ...

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Suicide bombings kill 11, wound dozens in Indonesian churches


Suicide bombers have targeted Sunday mass congregations in three churches in Indonesia’s second largest city, killing at least 11 people and wounding dozens in one of the worst attacks on the Christian minority, police said. The first attack struck the Santa Maria Roman Catholic Church in Surabaya, killing four people, ...

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Former Delta lawmaker killed by suspected kidnappers


The decomposing corpse of a former councillor in Ethiope East Local Government Area of Delta State, Mr Onoakpoma Onose, was over the weekend recovered. His body was found at a rubber plantation in Okurekpo community after he was abducted by suspected gunmen sometime in march. It was gathered that his ...

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N16.4m Fraud: Ehindero, Obaniyi Docked


The Independent Corruption Practices and Other Related Offences Commission(ICPC), on Thursday, re-arraigned former Inspector-General of Police, Sunday Ehindero, and former Commissioner of Police, John Obaniyi, for alleged N16.4 million fraud. The defendants are standing trial before an FCT High Court, Apo, on a five-count charge bordering on fraud and conspiracy. ...

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Police Arrest 56 Bandits Responsible For Kaduna Killings(PHOTOS)

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The Nigeria police has arrested 56 bandits responsible for the senseless killings and kidnappings of innocent villagers in areas from Birnin Gwari, Kaduna State to other villages and towns in Zamfara State. See the arrested suspects and their weapons of destruction during a parade at the police headquarters. SOURCE

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Five Top ISIS Leaders Captured In US-Iraqi Sting Operation


Five senior Islamic State officials have been captured, including a top aide to the group’s leader, in a complex cross-border sting carried out by Iraqi and American intelligence, two Iraqi officials said Wednesday. The three-month operation, which tracked a group of senior Islamic State leaders who had been hiding in ...

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NAFDAC Seals Off Emzor Pharmaceuticals, Others Over Codeine Abuse


Nigeria’s drugs and narcotics control agency, the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control have on Monday, sealed off three major pharmaceutical companies over codeine abuse. NAFDAC has shut down the Peace Standard Pharmaceutical ltd., BIORAJ Pharmaceutical ltd. both in Ilorin, Kwara, and the Emzor Pharmaceuticals Ind. Lagos ...

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Evans Loses N200m Damages Suit Against Police


Confessed kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, alias Evans has had his N200m damages suit against the police dismissed. A Federal High Court in Lagos on Monday dismissed a suit by confessed kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, alias Evans, against the Police, seeking to recover 25 trucks. Justice Hadiza Rabiu-Shagari, dismissed the suit ...

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