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Lady recounts how her brother was allegedly killed by the police

As protests against police brutality continue across the country, a woman, Ebohon Egbe Rebecca from Edo state, recounted how her 22-year-old briother was allegedly killed by the police in 2013 after labelling him a robber, an allegation that was cleared years later. Taking to Facebook, Rebecca recalled how her mother went to a police station to […]

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Two feared killed, others injured as SUV rams into #EndSARS protesters in Lagos (graphic video)

Two persons have reportedly died andseveral others injured after a Sports Utility Vehicle (SUV) ran into a crowd of #ENDSARS protesters at Alagbado, Lagos. Footage shared online shows a crowd gathered as youths carried away two lifeless bodies. A medical team who volunteered was deployed around Amikanle area to take care of the wounded before those with […]

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300 Level UNICAL student killed as generator explodes in Calabar

A 300 Level student of the University of Calabar, Umo Aniekpeno, was reportedly burnt to death by a generator explosion in Calabar, Cross River State capital. It was gathered that the student of the department of Human Anatomy, faculty of Basics Medical Sciences, died after the generator exploded at her parents’ house at the weekend. A classmate, […]

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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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20-year-old student killed by boyfriend who was paid N2m to use her for ritual in Lagos

Toluwalase Kembi said to be a 20-year-old Business Administration student of the Federal polytechnic, Ilaro, Ogun State has been confirmed dead after being killed by her a man she was seeing in the Ikorodu area of Lagos state. The deceased who was declared missing weeks ago, had gone to cook for one Owolabi Yusuf who is reportedly an alfa […]

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Unijos Students and his best friend killed in fatal motor accident

Two University of Jos students Kamal Abubakar and Ramadan Muhammad died in a fatal car accident on Wednesday, September 16. Details are still sketchy, however it was gathered that the accident happened at Sabon Gari Narabi, Jos North, a border village along Jos-Bauchi road. Kamal was the son of Plateau State business tycoon and philanthropist, Abubakar […]

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Man killed as armed robbers open fire on travellers along Okene-Lokoja highway

Friends and family has been thrown into  mourning after a traveler identified as Muhammed Jamiu, was killed when armed robbers opened fire on commuters along the Okene-Lokoja-Abuja highway.   It was gathered that the incident which happened on Sunday, September 13, around 6pm, resulted in drivers abandoning their vehicles. A policeman at the nearby checkpoint was […]

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9-year-old killed as soldier opens fire around Shehu of Borno’s palace

A tragic incident occurred around the palace of the Shehu of Borno in Shehuri north local government area (LGA) of Borno state on Tuesday September 1, as a 9-year-old boy identified as Abdu Tijjani was killed after a soldier opened fire. The soldier has been identified as Bukar Mustapha Limanti of the Operation Lafia Dole and it was […]

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Again 18 year old girl reportedly raped and killed in Ibadan

Another lady identified as Mary Daramola has been allegedly raped and killed in the Akinyele area of Ibadan, Oyo state. According to reports, Daramola who was 18 years old, was allegedly raped and killed at Alabata community, near Moniya, in Akinyele Local Government on Monday, August 24. The spokesperson of the state police command, Olugbenga Fadeyi, who […]

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So sad! ‘Innocent man is raped and killed’ by parents of two little girls who ‘lied that he touched them’

A man has been raped and killed by parents after young girls “lied” that he touched them below the waist as a “joke”, it has been alleged. Truck driver Dmitry Chikvarkin gave the girls aged 3 and 10 a lift to a carer at the request of their parents in Verkhnyaya Pyshma, Sverdlovsk, Russia. However, when Valeria […]

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How I killed another woman after my escape — Ibadan serial killer

Rearrested suspected serial killer, Sunday Sodipe, has said he is responsible for the recent death of another woman in Akinyele Local Government Area of Oyo State. The suspect, who is responsible for at least 9 unresolved homicides, made the revelation when he was paraded on Wednesday at the Oyo state Police Command in Ibadan, following […]

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Lady killed, her baby injured as police chase suspected ‘Yahoo Boy’ in Benin .

A 29 year old mother, has lost her life in an auto crash that occurred along Airport Road, Benin City, Edo State, while her one-year and five months old baby is in critical condition at a private hospital, Vanguard News is reporting. The younger mother identified as Mrs Grace Obajay  who would have been celebrating […]

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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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Three children killed as flood sweeps through Gwagwalada community in Abuja (photos))

Three children have died in the flash flood that swept through the Gwagalada area of Abuja, the nation’s capital yesterday July 25. The heavy rainfall washed away cars, pulled down buildings, and several soakaways were left open and completely damaged. See more photos from the flood scenes below

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Three kidnappers killed and two of their informants arrested in Kogi (photos)

Three alleged kidnappers were gunned down in a battle and two of their informants arrested early Saturday morning along Lokoja-Okene highway by a team of hunters and neighborhood watch from Okehi and Adavi LGAs of the state. According to reports, the alleged kidnappers who were planning to stage an attack on road users on the […]

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Uniben staff killed, one injured as police allegedly chase driver over N100 (photos)

A staff of the University of Benin was killed and another person was injured when a commercial driver, allegedly trying to avoid police extortion, rammed into them. Dr. Stella Okotie died on Tuesday, July 21, as a result of the accident that happened in Benin City at about 6:30pm along the ever-busy Benin-Lagos expressway, close […]

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Court frees 16-year-old girl who killed her father’s friend when he allegedly tried to rape her

A Yaba Magistrates’ Court in Lagos has freed a 16-year-old girl, Timilehin Taiwo, who was charged to court for the murder of a 51-year-old man Babatunde Ishola who allegedly tried to rape her.   Campustrend  had previously shared the story of how Timilehin stabbed Babatunde, a security guard, to death at the Aboru area of the […]

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9 killed in Kaduna village in fresh attack

A fresh attack by bandits in Avong Doka village in Kajuru Local Government Area of Kaduna state, has left 9 people dead. Though the police is yet to comment on the attack, the Chairman of Kajuru local government area Cafra Caino told Channels television that the gunmen invaded the village in the early hours of […]

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I killed my brother because he was father’s favourite – Murder suspect

The Inspector General of Police Special Intelligence Response Team (IRT) headed by a Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) Abba Kyari, have arrested 20-year-old Ibrahim Abdullahi and 22-year-old Hassan Amadu over the murder of Kadade Abdullahi at Amana Maikasuwa Village in Kaduna State. The 20-year-old cattle rustler and alleged kidnapper was nabbed after operatives of IRT […]

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Family of three killed by thunder strike in Benue

An entire community in Tarau Gwer local government area in Benue state was thrown into mourning on Saturday night, as a family of three were killed by thunder strike. A man, his wife and their five (5) year old son died on the spot after the thatch house they were sleeping in was struck by […]