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Court dissolves 12-year-old marriage over husband’s refusal to get a job

A Mapo Customary Court in Ibadan on Friday dissolved a 12-year-old marriage between Itunun Osin and estranged husband, Kehinde over his refusal to get...

APC Chieftain, lawyers kick, as Buhari’s Minister detains Journalist for 3 weeks

By Yemi Itodo A 72-year old Nigerian Journalist, Pa. Oga Tom Uhia, has been kept under secret detention by the Nigeria Police for three weeks. Pa....

FG arraigns 2 Nigerians involved in multi-dollar COVID-19 PPE fraud

The Federal Government on Monday arraigned two Nigerians who allegedly cloned a Dutch company to defraud it of COVID-19 Personal Protective Equipment (PPP) worth...

Hoodlums invade Sen. Folarin’s residence, cart away items worth N200million

Some suspected hoodlums on Saturday invaded the residence of Senator Teslim Folarin (APC-Oyo Central) in Ibadan and carted away empowerment materials worth N200 million. The...

Police commend youths for peaceful protests in Benue

The Benue Police Command has commended youths of the state for conducting themselves peacefully throughout the EndSARS protest. The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), DSP...

Police arrest videographer behind Delta viral SARS video 

Ughelli Detectives from the Delta State Police Command, have arrested the videographer behind last Saturday’s viral video alleging the killing of one person by...

Military kills more bandits, rescues kidnapped victims in north west zone

The military says its troops of Operation Sahel Sanity have continued to record tangible achievements in their quest to rid the entire North-West zone...

EFCC records 646 convictions, recovers more than N11 billion in 10 months

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) says it recorded 646 convictions and recovered more than N11 billion in monetary assets this year, despite...

Police to train 3,850 constables in Zamfara

The Police in Zamfara, says it has concluded arrangements for the training of some 3,850 Special Constables in the state. The Special Constabulary was part...

Ogun police parade 6 suspected robbers operating in army uniform

The Ogun Police Command on Tuesday paraded six suspected armed robbers allegedly operating in army uniform on Lagos – Ibadan expressway. Parading the men in...

Collins, Soldier tortured to death by senior rank officers buried

The Nigerian Army, on Wednesday, laid to mother earth the remains of Lance Corporal Benjamin Collins, who was allegedly tortured to death by three...

El-Rufai signs new law with stiff penalty for rapists

Gov. Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State on Wednesday signed the State Penal Code (Amendment) Law 2020, which provides stiff penalty for rapists. The law provides...
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