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Wednesday – June 6, 2018

Nigerian blogger, Anthony Abraham, allegedly beaten up by SARS officers in Lagos (Photos)

TV Host and blogger, Anthony Abraham is the latest victim of the Special Anti Robbery Squad, SARS brutality in Lagos.

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Monday – June 4, 2018

Fire kills sexagenarian who slept off while cooking

A 60- year -old man, identified only as Monday , has been burnt to death after fire gutted his residence on Foundation Close, Opebi , in the Ikeja area of Lagos State .

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16 feared dead in fresh Benue attacks

Suspected herdsmen in the early hours of yesterday invaded Tse -Adough settlement of Yaav ward, Turan District in Kwande council area of Benue State , killing 10 people and injuring 15 others .

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First female chartered accountant, Olakunrin, dies

The first female chartered accountant in Nigeria , Chief Olutoyin Olakunrin , is dead . She died at the age of 80.

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Sunday – June 3, 2018

Court to begin hearing on suit tagging herders as terrorist

The Abuja division of the Federal High Court has set aside June 11 to commence hearing in a suit seeking the proscription of Fulani herdsmen as a terrorist organization.

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Lagos police begin arrest of lawless ‘Okada’ riders June 15

The Lagos State Police Command on Sunday said it has concluded plans to commence massive arrest of unlawful commercial motorcycle operators , popularly known as Okada riders from June 15.

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Nigerian Islamic extremist, Michael Adebolajo who murdered a British soldier ‘admits his guilt in jail confession and plans to write a letter of apology’

Michael Adebolajo, a Nigerian Islamic extremist who murdered British soldier
Fusilier Lee Rigley in broad day light, has admitted his guilt in a jail confession and plans to write to Mr. Rigby’s family to apologise for the horrific slaying that took place opposite the Royal Artillery Barracks in Woolwich, London in 2013.

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Fresh cholera outbreak claims one, 20 others hospitalised in Nasarawa

One person has been reported dead while over 20 persons including students were said to have been hospitalized following a fresh cholera outbreak in the Angwan Lambu area of Keffi Local Government Area of Nasarawa state.

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Troops kill 10 Boko Haram fighters in Ngelkona, recover over 2million naira cash and weapons

At least 10 Boko Haram fighters have been killed in an operation by the Nigerian Army at Ngelkona in Ngala local government area of Borno.

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Photos: Fuel Tanker Goes Up In Flames After Collision With A Billboard In Anambra

A fire incident has just been reported at Ezeuzu junction, Agu Awka in Anambra state.

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Videos: Nigerian Woman Cries Out After Buying Fake Blue Band

Nigerian Woman Cries Out After Buying Fake Blue Band. we must be very careful in any products we buy in the market.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SolISzy8Gag

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Get set, here are the cities to expect rain, thunderstorm on Sunday, June 3

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) says cities like Yola, Minna and a few others will be affected.

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Ramadan: Commercial sex workers lament low patronage

Commercial s3x workers in some parts of Kano State, have lamented low patronage, blaming it on the ongoing Ramadan fast.

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Artillery Officers Comb Forests In Ekiti State, Discover Decayed Body

Men of the 32 Artillery Brigade,Owena Cantonment, Akure in Ondo at the weekend invaded forests on Efon-Alaye-Itawure axis to flush out criminals operating in the area.

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Herdsmen Killings: Our problem with Miyetti Allah has just deepened —Benue tribal leaders

While the entire world continues to raise concerns over the killings carried out in parts of Benue State by suspected militant herdsmen, indications have emerged that an end to the killings may not be in sight.

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Herdsmen kill 7, injure many in Benue’s Kwande LGA

The Chairman, Kwande Local Government Council of Benue, Mr Terdoo Kenti, has confirmed the killing of seven persons and injury of six others by suspected herdsmen.

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Gov. Ambode clears N37.546bn pension arrears

The Lagos State Pension Commission (LASPEC) said Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State, has paid a total of N37, 546 billion to pensioners since 2015.

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‘Yahoo-Yahoo boy’ runs amok in Delta, stabs self to death

A male resident of Orumala Street in Ughelli metropolises of Delta State, who is rumored to be allegedly involved in online scams popularly known as “Yahoo-Yahoo,” last Thursday, ran amok and stabbed himself to death with a broken bottle.

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Inclusion of Arabic studies in NPF recruitment Test is highly unacceptable – Oyedepo

Bishop David Olaniyi Oyedepo has reacted to the Arabic studies in the recent Nigeria Police Force recruitment test.

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Businessman lands in police net for playing bets of N600,000 on credit

A 38-year-old businessman, Williams Peter, has been arrested by the police in Lagos for allegedly refusing to pay a debt of N600,000 he incurred in a gambling game.

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