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Sisters caught while trying to smuggle drugs into Kuje prison

January 23, 2019 Blessing

Two sisters have been arrested by officers of the Kuje Medium Security Prison in the Federal Capital Territory for attempting to smuggle substances suspected to be cannabis and Tramadol into the prison premises for an inmate identified as John Ifeanyichukwu. A statement from the FCT prisons service command spokesperson, Humphrey Chukwuedo, {Read More..}

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NLC Rejects the newly approved N27,000 Minimum Wage

January 23, 2019 Blessing

The Nigeria Labour Congress has rejected the twenty-seven thousand-naira minimum wages adopted by the national council of state on Tuesday. NLC general secretary, Peter Ozo-Eson in a telephone interview with AIT said the council has no jurisdiction to determine another amount after a tripartite committee submitted its report. The NLC {Read More..}

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Two days after attacking him, Obasanjo and Buhari meet

January 22, 2019 Blessing

Two days after former President Olusegun Obasanjo released a statement condemning the Buhari administration, both men have met at the Council of State meeting taking place in Abuja. It is the first time they would be meeting since the former president began to publicly criticise the Buhari administration. In a {Read More..}

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Nigerian footballers and their brother jailed for NGO fraud

January 22, 2019 Blessing

Former professional footballers Efe and Stephen Sodje, along with brother Bright, were given prison sentences for fraud last year in the U.K. The three brothers were found to have siphoned off more than £60,000 given to the Sodje Sports Foundation (SSF). They were jailed in September – Efe Sodje for {Read More..}

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Police confiscate 13 houses, 13 vehicles of a notorious kidnapper

January 22, 2019 Blessing

Operatives of the Inspector General of Police Special Intelligence Response Team, IRT, have recovered 13 buildings, 10 cars, two tippers, a trailer truck and three AK-47 rifles from a notorious kidnapper, Collins Ezenwa, aka E-Money. E-Money, a dismissed policeman that had been terrorising Imo, Abia, Enugu and Rivers states, was {Read More..}

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SAD:Student commits suicide after loosing his iPhone

January 21, 2019 Blessing

A university student, Archie Day, 20, hanged himself in his room just hours after ‘sobbing uncontrollably’ because he had lost his iPhone, during a night of drinking. Day, 20,  who is a eenk video blogger and journalism student was so upset at the loss of the Apple iPhone after a night out {Read More..}

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Uganda’s President, Yoweri Museveni bans sports betting

January 21, 2019 Blessing

Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni has ordered his government not to issue or renew licences for sports betting firms, the country’s Finance minister David Bahati has revealed. Mr Bahati said President Museveni issued the directive because of the negative impact the betting craze has had on young people. “We have received {Read More..}

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Acting IGP Orders Disbandment Of FSARS, Others

January 21, 2019 Blessing

Mohammed Adamu, the Acting Inspector General of Police, has ordered the immediate disbandment of the Federal SARS, Special Investigation Panel and Special Tactical Squad. He announced this on Monday at his inaugural conference with Commissioners of Police and other senior officers in Abuja.

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Woman bites off the the lip of a rival out of jealousy

January 21, 2019 Blessing

An envious sweetheart in Takoradi has totally gnawed off the lower lip of another woman she associated with taking part in an extramarital entanglements with her beau. The recently prepared medical caretaker who did not comprehend why her beau gave a lift to the 23-year-old hairdressing disciple, distinguished as Beatrice {Read More..}

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OMG: A King remanded over robbery in Ondo State

January 18, 2019 Blessing

Oba Oluwambe Ojagbohunmi, a claimant to the throne of Ogeloyinbo of Ayetoro, Ondo state, was on Tuesday arraigned before an Akure Magistrate Court for alleged armed robbery, arson and conduct likely to cause a breach of peace. But the court was unable to hear his plea in a nine-count charge {Read More..}

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Atiku to be questioned when he returns from U.S. – FG

January 18, 2019 Blessing

The Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed, on Friday, revealed that the former Vice President and Presidential candidate of PDP, Atiku Abubakar has questions to answer over the collapse of Bank PHB. Mr. Mohammed said that there are fresh pieces of evidence that Atiku benefitted from the slush funds that led {Read More..}