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No policeman should extort or arrest you for having a car with tinted windows – Lagos PPRO, Dolapo Badmus

No policeman should extort or arrest you for having a car with tinted windows - Lagos PPRO, Dolapo Badmus

                                                                                          The Assistant Inspector General of Police, Zone 2 command, Adamu Ibrahim, MNI, has directed that ...

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Defamation case: Governor El-Rufai testifies in court

Defamation case: Governor El-Rufai testifies in court

Kaduna State Governor Nasir El-Rufai this morning appeared at the State High Court to testify in the libel suit he filed against The Union Newspaper in 2015 over a defamatory assets declaration story. El-Rufai had sued the Lagos based newspaper for reporting that he declared assets worth N90billion before the Code of Conduct Bureau. The Union newspaper had on June ...

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Photos: Emir of Kano pays bill of patient that requires Kidney Transplant Surgery in Kano

Photos: Emir of Kano pays bill of patient that requires Kidney Transplant Surgery in Kano

The Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, yesterday paid the bill for the kidney transplant operation of 22-year-old Nayif Ismail who has been on admission at the Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital, AKTH, Kano. The monarch took pity on Ismail who is a Quaranic teacher and paid his bill when he paid a visit to the hospital yesterday. Ismail has been ...

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Video: Drama as corpse refused to be buried until it led villagers to its killer’s house

Video: Drama as corpse refused to be buried until it led villagers to its killer's house

                                                                   A Zambian man named Hagra Tembo on Facebook shared this shocking video of a corpse that refused to buried until it took villagers to the resident of ...

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We have not banned VIO from our roads – Lagos state govt says

We have not banned VIO from our roads - Lagos state govt says

The Lagos State government says contrary to media reports, it has not completely banned officials of the state Vehicle Inspection Service, VIS, from performing their duties on Lagos roads. Two days ago, the media was awash with reports that the state governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, had banned VIO operations in the state following multiple complains from its residents. Refuting the report, ...

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Twitter user shares side by side photo of a lady in IDP camp and the recently released Chibok girls

Twitter user shares side by side photo of a lady in IDP camp and the recently released Chibok girls

A Twitter user, Stanley Nwabia shared these side by side photo of a malnourished lady with her son in IDP camp and healthy looking Chibok girls who were just rescued from Sambisa forest.

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Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala‏ honoured in North America

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala‏ honoured in North America

Nigerian politician and Finance Minister, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala‏ was over the weekend honoured in far away North America. She was honoured with a Lifetime Achievement Award for Distinguished Service by the Kings College Old Boys of North America.                                               ...

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PDP condemns exchange of Boko Haram members for the release of 82 Chibok schoolgirls

PDP condemns exchange of Boko Haram members for the release of 82 Chibok schoolgirls

                                                                                PDP has condemned the exchange of Boko Haram members for the release of 82 Chibok school girls who have been ...

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Photos: Rotimi Amaechi conspicuously absent at Rivers state 50th year thanksgiving service

Photos: Rotimi Amaechi conspicuously absent at Rivers state 50th year thanksgiving service

Immediate past governor of Rivers state now Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi, was conspicuously absent at th state’s 50th year thanksgiving service held at the Saint Paul’s Anglican Cathedral in Port Harcourt yesterday May 7th. Rotimi Amaechi who has been having a running battle with his successor, Nyesom Wike, was absent at the thanksgiving service. His wife, Judith, was also ...

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Buhari approves N35bn for the Niger Delta Amnesty Programme

Buhari approves N35bn for the Niger Delta Amnesty Programme

                                                                       President Muhammadu Buhari has approved an additional N35 billion to the Niger Delta Amnesty Programme for the sustenance of the new understanding between the Federal ...

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Graphic: Political thugs allegedly murder man in Kano

Graphic: Political thugs allegedly murder man in Kano

A yet to be identified man was over the weekend killed by some political thugs in Tagwaye town in Doguwa LGA of Kano state. The man was attacked after a political meeting he was attending degenerated into a fight. The matter has been reported to the state police. See photos below:                   ...

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Alaafin of Oyo steps out with one of his beautiful young wives

Alaafin of Oyo steps out with one of his beautiful young wives

The Oyo state monarch is pictured above with one of his young wives at the World Sango Festival recently. He also displayed some of his dancing steps at the festival. See pictures below:                                                       ...

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Photos: 60 and 59 year old grandmothers arrested for drug trafficking in Lagos

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                                                          Officers of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) have arrested two grandmothers, 60 year Adebayo Ebunoluwa Mercy and  59 year old Amodu Ayisat Grace, for attempting to traffick 108 wraps ...

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36 persons burnt beyond recognition as passenger buses collide on Lagos-Ibadan expressway

36 persons burnt beyond recognition as passenger buses collide on Lagos-Ibadan expressway

At least 36 persons were burnt beyond recognition after two 18-seater passenger buses collided along the Lagos-Ibadan expressway today May 6th. According to reports, only a baby survived the incident as the father of the child threw him out through the window of the bus.                               ...

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Photos of fetish items found inside a prophetess’ church in Akwa Ibom

Photos of fetish items found inside a prophetess' church in Akwa Ibom

Details are sketchy, however, according to Sitippe and Akwa Ibom Trending News, the ‘fake’ prophetess was exposed by youths of Ekpene Ukpa in Etinan Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State. See photos below:

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Police parade pastor apprehended with human skull in Oyo

Police parade pastor apprehended with human skull in Oyo

                                                                                  The Oyo state police command yesterday paraded a self acclaimed pastor, Isaiah Alimi, who was recently apprehended with Human ...

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#JusticeforbabyKhadija: Emir of Kano visits Eight months old baby raped in Kano

#JusticeforbabyKhadija: Emir of Kano visits Eight months old baby raped in Kano

                                                                                              Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II yesterday visited eight months old baby Khadija ...

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Two Boko Haram commanders were released in exchange for the 82 Chibok girls that were freed

Two Boko Haram commanders were released in exchange for the 82 Chibok girls that were freed

                                                                                      The Federal government has released a statement confirming the release of 82 more Chibok girls from Boko ...

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Police bust new kidnappers hideout in Ikorodu

Police bust new kidnappers hideout in Ikorodu

In continuation of its onslaught on militants operating from the creeks, Lagos State Police Command early this morning raided and recovered seven army and police bullet proof vests, eight ballistic helmets and nine life jackets from a new kidnappers hideouts in Ishawo, Ikorodu, Lagos. The hideout was discovered at about 8:00 a.m yesterday by a team of Ikorodu Special Anti ...

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Trump fires first black female chief usher at White House

Trump fires first black female chief usher at White House

The Trump administration has fired its chief usher, Angella Reid, who was the first woman and second African-American to hold the position. White House residence staff were shocked with the news when they arrived at work Friday morning and were told that Reid had been fired. Speaking to reporters on her dismissal, White House deputy press secretary, Sarah Huckabee Sanders ...

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