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13-year-old boy dies after falling off moving truck during #EndSARS protest in Delta

A 13-year-old boy died on Monday, October 19, after falling off a moving truck during the #EndSARS protest in Sapele, Delta State. According to a witness, the young boy reportedly jumped on the back of the moving truck that was headed out of Sapele, fell off and died of injuries sustained. “He jumped on a […]

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Thugs allegedly back down after Abuja #EndSARS protesters brought fierce dogs to protect them

Some End SARS protesters in Abuja arrived at the protest location with fierce dogs and this reportedly deterred thugs who tried to attack them today. A protester shared photos of dogs at Unity Fountain, Abuja, and wrote: “2 buses of thugs came to the Unity Fountain this morning. They turned and left when they saw […]

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Taxi driver narrates how SARS officer allegedly asked him to mobilize them with N20k after he escaped from ritualists

A taxi driver has narrated how a Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) officer allegedly asked to mobilize his colleagues with N20k after escaping from ritualists who abducted him. According to @donkashking, he was abducted at about 9:45pm on Wednesday September 23, 2020 shortly after picking up 3 riders from Eleganza before Lekki 2nd toll gate. The taxi driver revealed […]

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Prison officer reportedly commits suicide after allegedly being denied a merited promotion three times

A prison officer named Alfred Bassa has been laid to rest after he allegedly committed suicide because he was denied a promotion three times despite meriting it. Bassa, 28, a staff of the Nigerian Correctional Service, formerly known as Nigerian Prison Service, drank a poisonous substance on October 2, 2020, shortly after arriving at work at the […]

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Tenant stabs his landlord to death after he was queried for bringing too many women into the compound (graphic)

The police in Anambra state have arrested a 21-year-old man, Onyeamachi Mmaju, pictured above, for allegedly stabbing his landlord, Nonso Oyikoba, 35, to death in Ogidi Ani-Etiti in Idemili North LGA of the state on Tuesday, October 6. A statement released by the spokesperson of the state police command, Haruna Mohammed, dislosed that police operatives […]

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Young Nigerian man murdered in the US five months after graduating

A young Nigerian man has been murdered in the US five months after graduating from Virginia Tech where he studied industrial system engineering. Alexander Nwogu, 23, had just been hired as a tech consultant with a Northern Virginia firm, Ernst and Young, before he was murdered around 1:30 a.m. at the Shell gas station in […]

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woman suffers serious injuries after her older brother allegedly brutalized her over their father’s property in Enugu (photo)

A 59-year-old Nigerian woman simply identified as Maureen is currently writhing in pain after her brother allegedly attacked her over their father’s property in Enugu state. Human rights group, Women’s Aid Collective WACOL, who shared the story online, said the victim said their late father left the said property in her custody and made her promise […]

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Young man escapes death after being attacked by suspected ritual killer in Ibadan

A 27-year-old man is lucky to be alive after he was attacked by a suspected ritual killer in Ibadan, the Oyo state capital. It was gathered that the incident happened in the early hours of Tuesday, Septemeber 29, around Obafemi Awolowo stadium. According to an eye witness, Wole Williams, the victim suddenly ran out of […]

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Suspected car thief paraded after being nabbed with stolen Toyota Hilux in Nasarawa

A 38 year old Solomon Onyino has been arrested by the Police in Nasarawa for allegedly stealing a Toyota Hilux vehicle at Kurudu, Abuja. Spokesperson of the command, ASP Ramhan Nansel, who disclosed this in a statement on Sunday, September 27, said the suspect was arrested by police personnel attached to Akwanga Division, who were […]

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Alleged human trafficking kingpin arrested in Lagos after 5 year manhunt

An alleged human trafficking kingpin, Muritala Sanni, has been arrested in Lagos after a five year manhunt. A non-governmental organisation, Kick against Human Trafficking and Human Rights Abuse Foundation facilitated the arrest and handover to the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons for prosecution (NAPTIP) It was gathered that Sanni was arrested last Wednesday, […]

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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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”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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Nigerian Army colonel killed after Boko Haram ambush in Borno

A Colonel of the Nigerian Army has been killed after an ambush by Boko Haram terrorists in Borno State. Colonel DC Bako and some soldiers were attacked, on Sunday, September 20, when their vehicle was ambushed near Damboa, about 85 kilometres from Maiduguri, the state capital. He was until his death the commander of 25 Task […]

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Pastor Adeboye’s son, Leke gifts corn seller money after watching her pray over her charcoal pot (video)

Pastor Adeboye’s son, Leke Adeboye has gifted a corn seller N10, 000 after watching her pray over her charcoal pot. Leke Adeboye who shared videos on Instagram, stated that we all need God in all we do. He wrote; In a we do we need God, when we are faithful in little when no one else […]

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22-year-old man reunited with his family after he was found with legs, hands chained and dumped behind mosque in Abuja community

A young man has been reunited with his family days after he was found chained and dumped behind a mosque in Kwali Area Council, Abuja. It was gathered that the 22-year-old man identified as Murtari Husseini, was rescued after he was found with his legs and hands chained and dumped behind Kwali Central Mosque on September 4. He […]

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Kidnappers kill DSS operative in Katsina after collecting N5m ransom

Suspected kidnappers killed a 33-year-old operative of the Department of State Services, Sadiq Bindawa, in Katsina State after collecting N5 million ransom from his friends and relatives. It was gathered that late Bindawa was abducted on Saturday, September 12, few hours after he arrived Katsina from Abuja where he worked. According to an eyewitness, the kidnappers were […]

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My sister filed for divorce after discovering her husband, Pastor Sylvester Ofori visited a shrine and joined an occult group – Barbara Tommey’s sister, Sophia says

Sophia Tommey, sister of Barbara Tommey who was shot dead by her Pastor husband, Sylvester Ofori in US city of Orlando last week has recalled some incidents that reportedly occurred prior to her sister’s death. In an exclusive interview with Franky5 on This is Gospel show on Hitz FM on Sunday September 13, Sophia alleged that Ofori […]

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Police arrest notorious wanted criminal, Bobrisky after gun battle in Rivers State

The Rivers State Police Command has arrested a notorious wanted criminal, Honest Digbara popularly known as Bobrisky accused of terrorizing some parts of Ogoni axis and being behind series of criminal activities in the area. Spokesman of the Command, SP Nnamdi Omoni disclosed this on Saturday morning, September 12, while showing the wounded suspect and that of his alleged […]

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Groom dies in a car accident, three days after tying the knot in Delta .

A Nigerian man, Rex Ebube Amatu, has died in a fatal accident, just three days after he tied the knot in Delta State. According to reports, Rex who got married on Saturday, September 5, 2020, died on his way back to Lagos State on Tuesday, September 8. It was gathered that the deceased was trying […]

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Doctor who fled UK after accusing Twitter influencer Dr Olufunmilayo of rape, arraigned in Lagos

Bolanle Aseyan who triggered rounds of controversy months ago after accusing popular UK-based Doctor and Twitter influencer, Dr Olufunmilayo of rape has reportedly been arraigned in a Lagos court over ”false rape allegation.” Recall that after Aseyan petitioned the UK police and medical authorities, and also sought for the withdrawal of Olufunmilayo’s licence based on the allegations, he was cleared […]