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DPR to prosecute 8 filling stations in Akwa Ibom

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), Eket Field office in Akwa Ibom, says it will prosecute eight filling stations for selling fuel despite the...

2019: Katsina elders soon to reply ex-President Obasanjo’s letter – Governor Masari

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Paul Boroh advises ex-militants against selling empowerment tools

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APC suspends Gov. El-Rufai

A faction of the All Progressive Congress, APC, in Kaduna state has suspended the governor of the state, Nasir el-Rufai, for six months. The governor’s...

Policeman escorting frozen chicken allegedly kills taxi driver

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2019: General Babangida tasks PDP on providing better choice for Nigerians

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Juju hinders successful prosecution of human traffickers – NAPTIP chief

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Catholic Church returns to Christian Association of Nigeria

After about five years’ absence due to alleged misunderstanding that was later described as “political,” the Catholic Church has announced its return to the...

Governor Tambuwal lauds Jaiz Bank’s operations

The Sokoto State Governor, Alhaji Aminu Tambuwal, Sunday said Jaiz Bank has done much to create a unique identity and boost ethical operations in...

Nigeria frees 475 Boko Haram suspects for lack of evidence

Nigeria has freed another 475 Boko Haram suspects following a series of mass trials in which most cases were dropped for lack of evidence,...

Trump mocks FBI over Florida school shooting

n a tone filled with sarcasm, US President Donald Trump said  the FBI was so caught up in the Russia probe that it failed...

NCP kicks against State Police

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Okada man beheaded by suspected ritualists in Ogun

The police command in Ogun State is now trying to unmask the assailants of a commercial motorcyclist, Sunday Ibo, who was allegedly beheaded on...

NNL match commissioner arrested for alleged fraud

Okoro Idika, who claims to be an NNL match commissioner, has been detained by the Enugu State Police command for alleged fraud. He is alleged...

‘Do not test Israel’, Netanyahu tells Iran, brandishing drone ‘piece’

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned Tehran on Saturday over aggressions by what he called Iran and its “proxies” in Syria, while showing what...

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Policeman escorting frozen chicken allegedly kills taxi driver

Tragedy struck in Obio/Akpor Local Government Area of Rivers State on Sunday when a policeman attached to a yet to be identified firm shot...

Sports

NNL match commissioner arrested for alleged fraud

Okoro Idika, who claims to be an NNL match commissioner, has been detained by the Enugu State Police command for alleged fraud. He is alleged...