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Akeredolu Fumes As Gunmen Kill 3, Raze Down Buildings In Ondo Community

Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State on Sunday visited Omolege Junction, near Ute in Ose Local Government Area where gunmen on Thursday night killed three people and razed down buildings in the community. The governor’s visit is contained in a statement made available on Sunday in Akure by Mr Richard Olatunde his Chief Press Secretary. Akeredolu, who commiserated with the people over the incident, particularly the death of community head, […]

todayJanuary 10, 2022 8

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Gunmen attacked policemen in Anambra State.

The policemen who were travelling, ran into an ambush by the gunmen as confirmed in a statement on Sunday by the Anambra spokesperson, Ikenga Tochukwu. He explained that the policemen fought back after running into the ambush but two of them lost their lives while one is still unaccounted for. Tochukwu revealed that the gunmen burnt the bodies of the slain officers. However, two civilian drivers travelling with the policemen […]

todayNovember 29, 2021 4

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KWASU Lecturer arrested for arranging ‘resit’ for female student in bedroom

Mr. Pelumi Adewole, a lecturer at the Kwara State University, Malete, has been charged to a Magistrate’s Court in Ilorin for sexually harassing a student. Adewole was arrested by the State Intelligence Bureau over offences bordering on criminal intimidation, sexual harassment and examination malpractices, among others. The offences, according to the prosecution, flout sections 397 and 95 of the Penal Code Law and Section 3(320) of the Examination Malpractices Act […]

todayNovember 10, 2021 1

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Three abducted in Ogun, Kidnappers demand N10m and hard drugs

Some kidnappers abducted three residents of Ogun State on Saturday and demanded a sum of N10m and hard drugs as ransom. The kidnappers also allegedly shot one person while struggling to kidnap him but later escaped from them. They  hid in a bush in Obada-Oko in the Ewekoro Local Government Area of Ogun State and unleashed their terror on the people in the community. They allegedly went away with three […]

todayNovember 10, 2021 2

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7 kidnap victims die in bandits’ den in Zamfara

Seven kidnapped victims, who were abducted from Ruwan Doruwa district, in Maru Local Government Area of Zamfara State about three months ago, have died of hunger and starvation in their abductors’ den. This was made known to newsmen by a reliable source. Information has it that the kidnapped victims died due to serious hunger as the bandits could no longer feed the abductees due to limited resources in their camps. […]

todayOctober 29, 2021 2

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Man hang himself in Kwara over inability to make love with women

Idris Shuaib, a 22-year-old man who recently graduated from NCE has reportedly committed suicide in Kwara North Senatorial District over his manhood inability to perform with women. Reports gathered has it that the incident occurred on Thursday in Gwanara community, Baruten Local Government Area of Kwara State. Precisely, Ankara Wooro compound. The whole community was in mourning after Idris dead body  was discovered hanging on a cashew tree. An uncle […]

todayOctober 29, 2021 2

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38-yr-old man charged to court for sending ‘seductive message’ to a married woman in Ogun

A 38-year old man, Sikiru Oluwaseun Jamiu, was on Tuesday, charge to court in Ijebu-Ode Magistrate’s Court in Ogun State, for allegedly texting a seductive WhatsApp message to a housewife. Jamiu was  charged by the police with misconduct in breaching peace in the marriage of one Mrs Opeyemi Adegbesan by sending a WhatsApp message to her on September 19, 2021. According to a charge sheet, Jamiu sent a “Good Morning […]

todayOctober 28, 2021 4

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Lagos artiste killed by Air Force Officials in BRT, offer family N200,000.

Ifeanyi Kalu, a Lagos state artiste, has been in serious agony after an official of the Nigerian Air Force, accused of driving on the Bus Rapid Transit lane in Lagos State, crushed him. Report gathered has it that Ifeanyi was on his way to work in the Ilupeju area of the state when the incident happened. His remains were said to have been deposited in a mortuary at the Nigerian […]

todayOctober 28, 2021 3

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Abductors kidnap eight residents preparing for burial, demand N50m in Ekiti.

Some kidnappers struck again in the Ikole Local Government Area of Ekiti State on Tuesday night kidnapping no fewer than eight residents at Itapaji Ekiti. The abductors were said to have contacted the family of the victims on Wednesday morning, according to sources, and demanded N50 million ransom. On Wednesday information gathered has it that the gunmen, at about 9.30pm, invaded a house where the houseowner was preparing for the […]

todayOctober 28, 2021 3

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