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Four men found dead in one-room apartment in Abraka after eating noodles

The decomposing bodies of four men were reportedly discovered in a one-room apartment in Abraka, a University town in Ethiope East Local Government Area of Delta State on Thursday morning, September 24. It was gathered that the deceased had eaten noodles the previous night. Two others who also eat  the meal are currently receiving treatment at […]

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Man kills and buries his 70-year-old father inside a shallow grave in Anambra (photos)

A 26-year-old man, Chisom Ogum, has been arrested by men of the Anambra state police command for allegedly killing his biological father, Christopher Ogum, 70, and burying him in a shallow grave in Umuomaku community in Orumba South local government area of the state today September 26. According to reports, Chisom reportedly went berserk, attacked, […]

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Bandits kill Army colonel, two soldiers in Katsina

A Nigerian Army colonel, M.Z Manu and two soldiers have been killed by bandits in Unguwar Doka Village under Faskari Local Government Area of Katsina State. It was gathered that the bandits, armed with AK-47 rifles invaded the villages on Thursday night and started shooting indiscriminately. In the process, the gallant officer, soldiers and some […]

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Those refering to me as ‘Supreme Court Governor’ are ignorant- Governor Hope Uzodinma

Governor Hope Uzodinma of Imo state has described Nigerians referring to him as a ‘Supreme Court governor’ as ignorant. The governor said this when he appeared on Channels TV on Friday, September 25. When he was asked how he feels when people call him a Supreme Court governor, Uzodinma said “It is the height of ignorance […]

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Suspected thief nearly lynched for allegedly stealing Plasma TV in Abuja

A 23-year-old man identified as Ejiofor was nearly killed by a mob after he was allegedly caught stealing a Plasma TV in Wumba village, Abuja. It was gathered that on Thursday, September 24, the suspect sneaked into the home of one Mrs Comfort when she went to buy something by the roadside. When the woman’s […]

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22-year-old Okada rider commits suicide in Oyo

A 22-year-old man simply identified as Sarafa Ayuba, has committed suicide beside his uncle’s house at Amuloko area of Ona Ara Local Government part of Oyo State on Friday, September 25. An uncle of the deceased, Kazeem Tijani, recounted how Ayuba was declared missing and his body was recovered. “Ayuba got the motorcycle on hire purchase […]

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You continually raped me as a seven year old child until I almost died of sepsis- Nigerian lady calls out her father who is a clergyman

A 26-year-old Nigerian lady, Renua Giwa-Amu has accused her father who is a clergyman, of repeatedly raping her as a child.   In a post shared on Facebook, Renua who is an art designer accused her father of abusing so many children left under his care. She alleged that it got so bad that her friends couldn’t […]

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Judicial workers to begin strike Monday

Staff of the Federal High Court across the country have announced plans of engaging in a two-week strike from Monday September 28, 2020. The judicial workers under the aegies of Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN) revealed that they are engaging in the strike in line with the industrial action planned by the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) over […]

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IPOB declares sit-at-home for October 1

The proscribed group’s media and publicity secretary, Emma Powerful said its members would join its Yoruba counterparts agitating for Oduduwa Republic in public protests to mark the day. He also alleged that there is credible intelligence of terrorist groups’ planning to “slaughter” people from South-East who intend to celebrate Independence Day. The statement read;  “We the global […]

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”In life, you win some, you lose some”- Oshiomole breaks his silence after Edo governorship election (video)

Former APC National chairman, Adams Oshiomole has broken his silence after his preferred candidate in the Edo state governorship election, Osagie Ize-Iyamu of APC lost to the incumbent governor of the state, Godwin Obaseki. Oshiomole who was in a running battle with Governor Obaseki, worked hard for the governor to be removed from office and […]

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NLC vows to proceed on nationwide strike over increase in petrol pump price and electricity tariff

The Nigeria Labour Congress NLC has said that come Monday, September 28, it will be embarking on a nationwide protest over the increment in fuel and electricity prices. The organised labour on September 16 gave the Federal government two weeks ultimatum to reverse the increase on both commodities or face a nationwide protest from September 28. […]

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We lost because of a selfish and irresponsible leadership – Edo APC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Edo has blamed its defeat in the governorship election which was held last weekend, on “avoidable crisis foisted on the party by a selfish, insensitive, arrogant and irresponsible leadership.” The party’s chairman in the state,  Anslem Ojezua who congratulated Governor Obaseki for his victory in the election also stated that steps should be […]

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25 persons including primary school students burnt to death in a petrol tanker explosion in Kogi (graphic)

At least 25 persons were burnt to death after a petroleum tanker exploded in the Felele area in Kogi state this morning September 23. Those said to have perished in the unfortunate incident include Kogi State Polytechnic students and some Primary School pupils who were on their way to school. See graphic photos from the scene […]

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Hon. Aliyu’s P.A, his wife and their 3 children die in auto crash

Mr Abubakar Isah Birnin Kudu, said to be a Personal Assistant of Hon. Aliyu representing Da Buji Federal Constituency at the House of Representatives, has lost his life alongside his wife and their three children in a fatal car accident. It was gathered that Abubakar, his wife, Fiddausi, and their three children, Sabir, Sabrin, and […]

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GRAPHIC: Cameroonian Mom allegedly chops her two children into pieces, cooks them

A 25-year-old lady, identified as Salamatou, has been arrested by police in Cameroon, for allegedly killing and cooking the bodies of her two children, aged 2 and 6 months. According to reports, the unfortunate incident occurred on Monday, September 14, 2020, at around 11 a.m. local time in Badjengo — commune of Pitoa — Department […]

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Lady slumps while protesting her sack in Cross River

An unidentified lady, on Monday, September 21, 2020, slumped while protesting her sack by the Cross River State Government. The women was part of the over 2500 dismissed civil servants who took to the new state secretariat, in Calabar, to protest over what they described as “unfair and illegal delisting from the state payroll.” The […]

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Politician’s son and two others arrested for allegedly circulating rape video of soon-to-be bride in Sokoto

The Sokoto State Hisbah Commission has arrested a politician’s son and his three friends for sexually  assaulting a young lady and  allegedly circulating the video of the assault on social media. According to reports, the victim’s marriage which was supposed to take place on October 17, has been called off as a result of the […]

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Suspect on FBI’s radar for $6m internet fraud turns self in to the EFCC

A suspected internet fraudster, Felix Osilama Okpoh, who has been on the radar of the Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) following his alleged involvement in $6million internet fraud, has reported himself to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). In a statement released on Monday September 22, the EFCC Head, Media, and Publicity, Wilson Uwujaren, […]

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Father sells his set of twins for N150,000 (photo)

The police in Anambra state have arrested a 31-year-old man, Chijioke Chukwulota, pictured above, for selling his set of twins born to him by his ex-girlfriend. According to a statement released by the spokesperson of the state police command, SP Haruna Mohammed, Chijioke allegedly lured his ex-girlfriend to his home on August 8 and stole the children (twins […]

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AIB releases preliminary report on cause of Lagos helicopter crash

A preliminary report on the crash of a Bell 206B Helicopter operated by Quorum Aviation Limited into residential buildings in Opebi area of Lagos on August 28, 2020, has been released by the Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB). The report which revealed that the chopper was topped to full tank capacity on August 27, 2020 but failed to make it to […]