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Police rescue baby girl dumped in the bush in Anambra

Men of the Anambra state police command have rescued a baby girl that was abandoned in a bush in Idemili South Local Government Area of the state. The spokesperson of the state police command, Haruna Mohammed, who confirmed this to newsmen, said the police division in the locality received a report from members of the […]

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Benue rejects FG’s rice donation, says the rice deliveries has expired

Three trailers load of rice donated by the Federal Government through the Ministry for Humanitarian Affairs as COVID-19 palliatives, has been rejected by the Benue State Government. Chairman of the State Emergency Committee on COVID-19 and Deputy Governor Benson Abounu said the rice deliveries have expired and are no longer fit for human consumption. The […]

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WAEC releases 2020 WASSCE timetable

The West African Examinations Council has released the timetable for the 2020 West African Senior School Certificate Examination. The examination date and timetable for West African exit students was released on August 4. The examination will start from Monday, August 17, 2020, and it will be completed on September 7, 2020. WAEC Nigeria in a […]

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Crime

Dismissed soldier arrested for murder and armed robbery in Enugu

The Enugu State Police Command has arrested a dismissed soldier identified as Ifesinachi Nwankwo for murder and armed robbery. The State Commissioner of Police, Abdurahman Mohammed, who disclosed this to newsmen, said the dismissed soldier who is 24-years-old, joined the Nigerian Army in 2017 and served in Damboa, Maiduguri. The police boss said Ifesinachi reportedly […]

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Al-Qaeda is penetrating North West region of Nigeria – US government alerts Nigerian government

The United States government says members of the deadly Al-Qaeda insurgent group have started penetrating the North-Western part of Nigeria. The Cable reports that Dagvin Anderson, commander of the US special operations command, Africa, made this known during a press briefing. According to the report, Anderson said “We have engaged with Nigeria and continue to […]

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Repentant Boko Haram members are not absorbed into army – Presidency

The Presidency has countered claims of repentant Boko Haram members being absorbed into the Nigerian Army. In a statement released by President Buhari’s spokesperson Garba Shehu today August 5, it was emphatically stated that the de-radicalization, rehabilitation and reintegration of violent extremists of the Buhari administration code named “Operation Safe Corridor,” follows an established example […]

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Crime

Two arrested for alleged dollar fraud in Ogun

The Ogun state police command has arrested two suspects in connection to an alleged fake dollar fraud in Ota area of the state. The suspects identified as Chika Kasarachi and Ifeanyi Okechuckwu, were arrested following a complaint lodged by one Omeh Chidebere Ishoke at Sango police station. Recalling how he was lured to the suspect’s […]

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#RevolutionNow: Agba Jalingo re-arrested by Lagos police

Agba Jaligo, the journalist and activist who was released in February 2020 after being detained at the Afokang Prison in Calabar for 179 days following an allegation of treason made against him by the Cross River State Governor, Benedict Ayade, has been rearrested by the Lagos police. The activist was arrested alongside 18 other protesters […]

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”Why did you not answer me?” Lady questions Jesus Christ after a failed attempt to raise the dead in a Lagos hospital

A Twitter user has shared an interesting encounter he had with a lady who tackled Jesus Christ for not answering her after she attempted to raise the dead to show that there is power in his name. @Mykael_yuddy who shared the story online, said he was at the Isolo General hospital when the lady in […]

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Man who lost his pen!s to horrific blood infection becomes first man in the world to have a new one built on his arm

45-year-old Malcolm MacDonald who lost his penis to a horrific blood infection has become the first man in the world to have a new one built on his arm. Malcolm reportedly had an infection in his perineum which is also known as the “gooch” or “grundle” and it turned into sepsis. Recounting how “completely gutted” he was when his […]

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24-yr-old woman allegedly stabs boyfriend to death over cheating in Lagos

A 24-year-old woman has been arrested by the Lagos state police for allegedly stabbing her boyfriend to death over alleged cheating. The woman named Nkechi, aka Omalicha, allegedly attacked Auwal Suleiman, 26, yesterday,  August 1st, 2020, at their residence in Sagbokoji Island, Apapa, Lagos State. The couple started dating in 2018 and began living together in 2019. […]

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Frank Edwards may not make heaven because of his ‘wordly’ hair cut – Evangelist warns…lol

An evangelist has warned that men with a certain type of haircut will not make heaven. Victor Edet shared photos of men who shaved the side of their head lower than the middle. Music minister, Frank Edwards is one of the men pictured. Victor Edet added that the hairstyle is wordly and any Christian who […]

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Man, 45, is rescued at 3rd mainland bridge while attempting to commit suicide over unpaid debt; Gov Sanwo-Olu pays his debts (photo)

Men of the Lagos state police command deployed to third mainland bridge, intercepted a 45-year-old man, Adeyinka Abiodun, who attempted to jump into the lagoon on July 31. A statement by the state police command’s spokesperson, Bala Elkana, says Adeyinka was rescued and taken to Bariga Police Station for questioning and debriefing. According to Bala, […]

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Crime

UNICAL graduate explains why he facilitated the kidnap of his boss who was murdered

Andrew Ogbeche, an English Education graduate of University of Calabar (UNICAL) has admitted to facilitating his boss, Egbe Ediagbonya’s kidnap. The former Commissioner for Sports’ corpse was found decomposing in a bush close to his farm 19 days after he was kidnapped on May 16. Prior to the discovery of his corpse, the kidnappers had […]

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Married bikeman rapes 12-year-old girl to death

A married commercial motorcyclist identified simply as Dare, has been arrested for raping a 12-year-old girl identified as Zainab Justina Adeyemo to death. The deceased had boarded the suspect’s motorcycle in Akoko area of the state, but was forcefully dragged into a bush where the suspect raped her to death on Friday July 17, 2020. […]

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Insecurity: Nigerians know we have done our best – President Buhari

President Buhari says Nigerians know that his administration has done its best in fighting insecurity. A statement from the Special Assistant to President Buhari on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, said the President said this when he spoke to state house correspondents after observing the Eid El-Kabir prayers with his family members and close aides at the presidential […]

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I kidnap people to raise money for charity- 52-year-old pastor arrested by the police says

A 52-year old pastor, Adetokunbo Adenokpo, has been arrested for allegedly abducting a dispatch rider and detaining him in an underground facility in his church in Sagamu, Lagos. Parading the suspect before newsmen today July 29, the spokesperson of the Nigeria Police Force, DCP Frank Mba, said the pastor who is the General Overseer of […]

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Ex-Babcock University student in viral sex tape video gets scholarship to study abroad

One of the ex-Babcock University students in the sex tape video which went viral in November 2019, has gotten a scholarship to study abroad. Dr. Ola Brown of Naija Flying Doctors shared the good news on Twitter while revealing that she has made scholarship payments for the young lady to study abroad. The British-Nigerian medical […]

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Thirteen members of a family killed by bandits in Kogi

Tragedy struck in Agudu, a community in Bassa, Kogi/Koton-Karfe LGA of Kogi State on Wednesday, July 29, after suspected bandits stormed the community and killed 13 members of a family, a man and 12 of his children, leaving just a son as the only survivor. Confirming the sad incident to newsmen, the state Commissioner of […]

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Gunmen open fire on Borno state governor’s convoy

The convoy of Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno state, was attacked by yet-to-be-identified gunmen at Baga, a town in the state, on Wednesday, July 29. According to reports, the Governor had gone to visit some Internally Displaced Persons camps when his convoy was attacked. “The governor went to Kukawa, and on his way to Baga […]