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Senator Isiaka Adeleke was given an overdose of banned injection, Analgin – LAUTECH Chief Medical Doctor

Senator Isiaka Adeleke was given an overdose of banned injection, Analgin – LAUTECH Chief Medical Doctor

The Chief Medical Director, Ladoke Akintola University of Technology Teaching Hospital, Osogbo, Prof Akeem Lasisi, yesterday disclosed that Senator Isiaka Adeleke who died suddenly on April 23rd, was given an overdose of banned injection, Analgin, by someone who isn’t a certified medical personnel. Lasisi made the disclosure when he appeared before a coroner, Olusegun Ayilara, investigating the death of Senator ...

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Photos: 9-year-old boy arrested by police in Asaba after his mother fled as the police was looking for her

Photos: 9-year-old boy arrested by police in Asaba after his mother fled as the police was looking for her

Prince Gwamnishu Harrison disclosed that a 9-year-old boy named Clinton has been arrested by B Divisional Police officers in Asaba, Delta State capital in place of his mother. According to the CEO of Behind Bars Initiative, the boy’s mother got into a fight with a neighbor. The neighbor called Police and the mother ran away. Clinton is currently behind bars ...

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Kogi Govt. hails NMA for suspending strike, promises to fulfill obligation

Kogi Govt. hails NMA for suspending strike, promises to fulfill obligation

The Kogi Government commended the Kogi chapter of the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) for suspending the 10-day old strike, to give room for dialogue with the state government. The Commissioner for Health, Dr Saka Audu, gave the commendation in an interview in Lokoja on Sunday. He promised that the state government would fulfill its obligation to the association as earlier ...

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Photos from the wedding of ex-president Olusegun Obasanjo’s son, Olujuwon and Temitope Adebutu

Photos from the wedding of ex-president Olusegun Obasanjo's son, Olujuwon and Temitope Adebutu

The church wedding of Olujuwon, son of former president Obasanjo and Temitope, daughter of billionaire businessman, Chief Kessington Adebutu, aka Baba Ijebu took place in Lagos earlier today. Guests at the wedding included royal fathers, past and present National Assembly members, captains of industries, members of the diplomatic corps and a host of others. See photos below:       ...

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Photos: Court remands INEC Staff in prison for N111.5m scam

Photos: Court remands INEC Staff in prison for N111.5m scam

                                                                                                             Justice P.I Ajaku of the Federal ...

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Graphic photos: Father allegedly beheads son for money ritual in Plateau State

Graphic photos: Father allegedly beheads son for money ritual in Plateau State

A man allegedly killed his son and beheaded him for money ritual. The post shared by one Taskar Gizago is written in Hausa. However, from what we could get after translating it, the man had earlier reported the son missing to the police which prompted a search. The headless body of the child was later found inside his father’s car ...

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Security guard arrested for alleged sexual abuse of his employer’s 11 year old daughter

Security guard arrested for alleged sexual abuse of his employer's 11 year old daughter

                                                                                          The Cross River Police Command on Wednesday, paraded a security guard who allegedly sexually abused the ...

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Graphic photos: Ghastly auto accident in Abuja leaves passengers terribly injured

Graphic photos: Ghastly auto accident in Abuja leaves passengers terribly injured

A ghastly motor accident occurred early this morning in Abuja, leaving passengers bloodied. The passengers had reportedly been travelling from Minna, Niger state to Abuja when the sad incident occurred. Thankfully, no one was reported dead in the accident. The injured have been taken to the hospital and their photos were shared online for identification.           ...

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Parents arrested for allegedly selling their baby to raise money for their rent in Calabar

Parents arrested for allegedly selling their baby to raise money for their rent in Calabar

                                                                                               The Cross River Police Command on Wednesday paraded a couple before newsmen and ...

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Drama as witness slumps, vomits blood and dies just before giving evidence in a Lagos court

Drama as witness slumps, vomits blood and dies just before giving evidence in a Lagos court

There was drama at an Ikeja High Court today after a witness who was scheduled to testify in a Land dispute case, suddenly slumped, started vomiting and then died within the court premises. According to reports, the witness said to be in his 30s, was inside the court room waiting for the case involving him to be called up when ...

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You are playing with fire – FFK reacts to allegations of some “cabals” attempting to stop Osinbajo from being acting president

                                                                             Yesterday there was an uproar in the polity after it was discovered that President Buhari’s letter to the senate regarding his medical ...

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President Buhari handed over to me- Osinbajo clarifies

President Buhari handed over to me- Osinbajo clarifies

                                                                      Acting President Yemi Osinbajo last night via his twitter handle, addressed the speculations making the rounds that President Buhari did not properly hand over power ...

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Man stabs his 18-year-old lover to death in Bayelsa

Man stabs his 18-year-old lover to death in Bayelsa

                                                                                               An 18-year-old woman has died from wounds sustained when she was stabbed by ...

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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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