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Woman Stabs Brother-In-Law To Death In Lagos


A 36-year-old housewife, Mrs Obiageli Oriuwa, who stabbed a medical doctor, Ikechukwu Oriuwa, her husband’s younger brother, to death has been arraigned for murder at the State High Court, Igbosere, Lagos State, western Nigeria. The mother of four was arraigned on Tuesday before Justice Raliatu Adebiyi of the State High ...

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EXPOSED: How NYSC Members Are Recruited For Prostitution In Minna


A cartel in Minna, the Niger State capital, has turned National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) orientation camp into a recruitment ground for “young prostitutes.” The cartel, according to findings, consists of elitist group; politicians, journalists with the active connivance of some NYSC officials, who approve the requests of the cartel ...

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N8bn currency scam: Court remands six CBN officials, others


JUSTICE Ayo Emmanuel of a Federal High Court, Ibadan, on Tuesday remanded six officials of the Central Bank of Nigeria arraigned for stealing and circulating mutilated Naira notes meant for destruction by the apex bank. The six — Patience Okoro, Afolabi Johnson, Ilori Sunday, Kolawole Babalola, Olaniran Adeola and Fatai ...

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Fake Currency Factory Uncover By Police In Ibadan


The Oyo State Police Command has discovered a place in a remote village of Ibadan, where thousands of fake pounds, euros, dollars and other foreign currencies were being produced. The Commissioner of Police in the state, Mohammed Katsina, said that the discovery was made by the command’s ambush squad in ...

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US student killed in mosque attack called a ‘hero’


He was a Kansas college student who had returned home in order to get married. And then after that, Abduljaleel Alarbash planned to leave Saudi Arabia and head back to Wichita State University, where the electrical engineering major was an honor roll student. It appeared like it was nothing but ...

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Gunmen burn 250 houses in Plateau village


•Over 1500 residents displaced Unknown gunmen have overrun Shonong village in Riyom local government area of Plateau State in an attack spanning three days. Two hundred houses in the village were burnt down and about 1500 residents are now displaced, according to a member of the community, Isaac Kahwun. “The ...

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Comptroller-General of the Nigerian Customs Service, Abdullahi Dikko Inde, yesterday said textile materials worth about N315 billion smuggled into the country were recently impounded in Kano State by his men. The confiscation was sequel to a May 8 raid carried out by the NCS on warehouses suspected to be used ...

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BREAKING: Boko Haram Kills 43 In Five Hour Operation In Borno


No less than 43 people were killed in an attack that lasted five hours at the weekend when Boko Haram gunmen stormed the town of Gubio in Borno State, survivors told Reuters on Tuesday. Despite suffering heaving casualty following a sustained anti-insurgency campaign by the Nigerian military and allied forces ...

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Yobe: Suicide bomber injures eight persons in Potiskum


A suicide bomber on Monday injured at least, 8 people in Potiskum town of Yobe state,a hospital source at the Potiskum General Hospital has confirmed. The source added that two of the eight victims were in critical state while the others were responding fine to treatment. He said, the victims ...

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