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Gunmen attacks EFCC office in Abuja

A major security breach was recorded at the headquarters of the EFCC in the early hours of Wednesday, August 16, 2017 as unknown gunmen attacked the office located at Wuse Zone 7, Abuja. The group of heavily armed bandits invaded the office at about 05.00 hours and began shooting into ...

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Charles Taylor’s ex-wife refused bail over torture charges

Charles Taylor is serving a 50-year jail sentence for his part in fuelling Liberia’s civil war           A British court on Friday denied bail to an ex-wife of jailed former Liberian president Charles Taylor, ahead of her trial on charges of torture during his rebellion. Agnes ...

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WE SPENT N15BN TO BEEF UP SECURITY IN 2016- AMBODE

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode (2nd left), with Inspector General of Police, Mr. Idris Ibrahim (middle); Speaker, Lagos State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Mudashiru Obasa (2nd right); Etsu Nupe & Chairman, Niger State Council of Traditional Rulers, Alhaji Yahaya Abubakar (right) and Oba of Lagos, Oba RIlwan Akiolu ...

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Nestle Nigeria – In Line to Deliver Strong Earnings Growth In 2017

    Neutral rating maintained Nestle Nigeria (Nestle) posted earnings of N8.2bn compared with a loss of –N6.2bn in Q2 2016. We draw many positives from these results such as gross margin expansion and a strong interest income line, which was up by more than 600% y/y to N2.5bn during ...

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Police raid shrines in Ikorodu Lagos, find five graves

The Deputy Commissioner of police in charge of operations Edgar Imohimi led officers to what he termed one of the biggest shrines in Ikorodu area of Lagos this Monday. The owner of the shrine Alhaji Alaka Aboyomi took Police men and newsmen round the shrine located at the Agbowa area ...

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Aluu 4 trial : Finally court sentences three to death for murder

The High court in Rivers state has sentenced three persons to death for lynching 4 students in Aluu community in 2012. The Court presided over by Justice Nyordee has also discharged and acquitted the remaining 4. According to the Judge, the prosecution failed to prove it’s case of murder against ...

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Innoson sues GTBank for N400bn over character assasination and defamation

Chief Innocent Chukwuma, and Innoson Nigeria Limited have filed a fresh lawsuit against Guaranty Trust Bank Plc in the High Court of Federal Capital Territory, Abuja claiming a total sum of N400 billion damages for injury to their reputation, moral character, credibility, office, vocation and trade. They also seek for ...

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Evans Intact In Our Custody – Police

      The Nigerian Police has debunked news making the rounds that suspected kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, A.K.A Evans, has vanished from police custody. A statement by the Force Public Relations Officer, CSP Jimoh Moshood, noted that the reports are “untrue and absolute falsehood”. “Evans is intact in police ...

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Ghana: Nigerian arrested for human trafficking at Aflao Border

A 35-year old Nigerian, Utham Nasir Ismail, has been arrested by Immigration Officers at the Aflao Border Post for attempting to traffic two Ghanaian girls through the Togo border to board a flight to Saudi Arabia. The girls, ages 19 and 21 were rescued from the suspected trafficker who initially ...

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Former NFL star Aaron Hernandez hangs himself in prison

Convicted murderer and former NFL star Aaron Hernandez was found hanged in his Massachusetts prison cell yesterday morning, officials said, just days after his acquittal in a double murder case. The 27-year-old former tight end for the New England Patriots hanged himself with a bedsheet attached to a window in his ...

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