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Fake Medical Doctor Defrauds 30 People Of N6m In Calabar

The Cross River State Police Command has arrested one Peter Bishung for allegedly defrauding over 30 people of more than N6million. It was gathered that Mr. Bishung, who posed as a medical doctor had been hanging around the Ministry of Health headquarters premises at the Michael Ani secretariat in Calabar …

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Yoruba Youths Kick Against Restructuring

Members of the Yoruba Youths Congress (YYC) have kicked against agitations for restructuring of the country, stressing that it is ill-timed.Besides, the group said the National Assembly can legislate on certain issues, especially, resource control to favour the state governments. The group said those yearning for regional government as a …

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Bank Workers Pull out of Planned Nationwide Strike

The United Labour Congress will be without the banks and other financial institutions in its planned nationwide strike. Banking and insurance industries’ workers under the aegis of the National Union of Banks, Insurance and Financial Institutions Employees have pulled out of the planned nationwide strike directed by the United Labour …

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“I Will Not Go On Exile” – Nnamdi Kanu

The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) Nnamdi Kanu has declared that he will not embark on an exile following threats of his rearrest by the federal government. Kanu also said that the IPOB is the most vibrant and intelligent mass movement in the world today. He said …

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ASUU Announces ‘Conditional Suspension’ Of Strike

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has announced a conditional suspension of it nationwide industrial action.ASUU’s decision followed a reconciliation meeting with a Federal Government team which held today (Monday) in Abuja, Nigeria’s capital. The talks with the Federal Government team came after about two weeks following the union’s …

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Billionaire Mike Adenuga’s Son Marries Secretly

Niyi,the son of Globacom Boss Mike Adenuga married secretly on Friday September 15,2017 and the wedding held in Banana Island.According to eye witness report,most of the guests were from Ghana indicating that the bride is possibly from that side. The wedding was so Private that it mobile phones were not …

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Police, Drivers Clash in Ibadan, Scores Injured

Several people have been injured in the city of brown roofs following a clash between some commercial drivers and security operatives. There was a commotion in Ibadan on Friday when taxi drivers and policemen clashed in Iwo Road, leaving several people injured. There were various accounts about what led to …

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Hate Speech: Offenders Risk 10 Years Jail, N25m Fine – IGP

Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, yesterday, explained why the military cannot dabble into enforcement of Cybercrime (Prohibition, Prevention ETC) Act, 2015, which the executive has categorised as “hate speech” in social media.The IGP said enforcement of the law is not within the military’s purview. He also disclosed that offenders …

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Nigerian Police Dismiss Six Officers (See Why Here)

Six police officers have been dismissed by the Nigerian Police Force over a severe offense. Abia State Police Commissioner, Adeleye Oyebade, said on Saturday a least six policemen would be prosecuted for negligence of duty. The six policemen have been dismissed from the force after they were found guilty for …

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Hotel cleaner arrested over N500million fraud

30 year old hotel cleaner, Ahuja Sylvester, who allegedly defrauded a company of N2 million and attempted to collect another N500 million afterhacking into the company’s e -mail address , has been arrested by operatives of Rapid Response Squad of the Lagos State Police Command. Ahuja who was reportedly arrested …

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SSANU, NASU Resolve To Embark On Indefinite Strike

There appears to be more trouble for Nigeria’s education sector as all the major non-teaching staff unions of Nigerian public universities have resolved to embark on an indefinite strike from September 11. This is just as the Joint Action Committee (JAC) of Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU), Non-Academic …

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ASUU Strike:- NANS Factions Exchange Blows In Abuja

Two NANS factions had earlier clashed at the Unity Fountain , Maitama, Abuja , following the leadership tussle rocking the association. Some of the NANS members threw caution to the wind and engaged one another in fisticuffs on the busy Shehu Shagari Way while policemen struggled to break up the …

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President Buhari Explains Why NYSC Is Necessary

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President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed his pleasure, at seeing the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) achieving the purpose of national unity that inspired its creation in 1973. In a statement issued by his spokesman, Garba Shehu, Buhari said this while speaking to journalists at his country home after the Eid-el-Kabir …

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President Buhari Arrives Katsina For Sallah Celebration

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Pesident Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday arrived his home town, Daura, for the Eid -El-Kabir celebrations. Governor Aminu Masari led top government officials including the Secretary to the state government, Dr.Mustapha Inuwa, to receive President Buhari at the Umar Musa Yar’adua International Airport on his way to Daura. The Emir of …

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Man Arrested While Attempting To Bury His Mother Alive

Police in Kabuchai Constituency, Bungoma County, Kenya, are holding a man who attempted to bury his mother alive, following a land dispute. Efforts by 40-year-old Chris Wamalwa to bury his mother were thwarted by people who were passing nearby. They heard the woman crying for help and went to check. …

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Appeal Court Sacks Rivers PDP Senator, George Sekibo

Appeal Court has dismissed an appeal filed by Senator George Sekibo challenging the judgment of the Rivers State National Election Tribunal which removed him as Senator representing Rivers East Senatorial District. The Appellate Court held that the appeal lacked merit as it did not show facts as to why the …

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Ekiti Commission summons Fayemi, Coscharis Motors, others

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The Judicial Commission of Inquiry set up by the Ekiti State government to investigate financial dealings during the administration of the Minister for Steel and Minerals Resources Development, Dr Kayode Fayemi will begin proceedings next week Monday at the State High Court premises in Ado Ekiti. The setting up of …

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