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Tension Heightens As 9 Go Missing In Benue

There’s tension in Ado Local Government of Area of Benue State as nine people have been declared missing in two separate instances. Our correspondent reports that the sudden disappearance of the persons in two separate...

Internet Fraud: EFCC Nabs 12 Suspects In Ibadan

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibadan Zonal Command, has arrested 12 suspected internet fraudsters in Ibadan. EFCC spokesman, Mr. Wilson Uwujaren, in a statement made available to journalists on Friday in Ibadan, said...

Reconstruction: LASG Releases Diversion Plans On Apapa/Oworonskoki Expressway

The Lagos State Commissioner for Transportation, Dr. Frederic Oladeinde, on Friday said there would be diversion of traffic on Apapa/Oworonshoki Expressway from Monday due to reconstruction works. Oladeinde made this known in a statement issued...

Sokoto Women Demand More Leadership Positions

A coalition of women groups from different communities in Sokoto State on Friday appealed for more political spaces and recognitions in the state. Leader of the coalition, Malama Sha’afatu Umar, made the call during a...

World Food Day: Insecurity, Others Causing Hunger, Malnourishment In Nigeria – FAO

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations has disclosed that many Nigerians go hungry and suffer from malnutrition due to insecurity and environmental factors. This, it said, is largely because of the challenges...
Empowering the girl child remains best option

International Day Of The Girl Child: Female Pilots Counsel 20 School Girls On Piloting...

Niger Aviatrix, a Nigeria-based group of female pilots, has counselled school girls to pursue a career in piloting as part of activities to mark this year’s International Girl Child Day. Coordinator of the Group, Ryankeng...
UNILAG Crisis: Recuse Yourselves From Official Duty, FG Tells Babalakin, Ogundipe

Campus Security: UNILAG Gets 1,000 CCTV Cameras

A technology company, Bionomics Nig. Ltd., on Thursday donated 1,000 Close Circuit Television (CCTV) cameras to the University of Lagos (UNILAG) as part of its contributions to improved security. The company signed a Memorandum of...

Kenya Police Arrested Over ‘Vampire’ Child Killer’s Escape

Three Kenyan officers were in custody Thursday over the disappearance of a self-confessed serial killer described as a “bloodthirsty vampire”, barely three months after his arrest, a senior police official said. Masten Milimo Wanjala was...

Varsity Suspends Students Involved In Fracas With NDA Cadets Over Female Student

Kaduna State University has suspended some of its students who fought cadets of the Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) during the varsity’s matriculation of new students on Oct. 12. The university’s spokesman, Adamu Bargo, stated on...
Father Defiles 15-year-old Daughter To Test Her Virginity

Man, 30, To Spend Time At Correctional Centre Over Alleged Defilement Of Minor

A Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday ordered the remand of a 30-year-old man, Ojo Adebayo, at the Ado-Ekiti Correctional Centre over alleged defilement of a nine-year-old girl. Prosecuting Insp Elijah Adejare had earlier told the court...

Diaspora Network Commends Senate On Electronic Transmission Of Election Results

The Nigeria Diaspora Network (NDN) has commended the Senate for backing the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on the inclusion of electoral transmission of election results in the 2021 Electoral Bill. The Co-coordinator of the...
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Accountant Faces Trial For Alleged N240,000 Theft

A 25-year-old accountant, Peace Uzoma, who allegedly converted a customer’s N240,000 to her personal use, on Wednesday appeared before a Surulere Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State. Uzoma, a resident of No. 7, Tosson St.,...
FRSC Confirms 10 Dead, 3 Injured In Auto Crash In Bayelsa

Oyo, Osun, Ondo Record 1,033 Road Crashes In 9 Months –FRSC

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) on Wednesday said that a total of 1,033 crashes were recorded in Oyo, Osun and Ondo States between January and September 2021. The Zonal Commanding Officer in charge of...

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