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Fake bank alerts: Police arrest 4 persons

The Police on Monday said they have arrested four suspects over alleged generation of fake bank alerts and sending same as evidence of online...

Court affirms restrain of Obaseki, others from arresting Oshiomhole over corruption allegations

A Federal High Court in Abuja has restated its orders made on June 1 including that restraining the Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki from...

Presidency orders Operation Accord as protests continue in Katsina, Niger

Tough time awaits bandits in the Northwest as President Muhammadu Buhari has approved a joint military and police operation to root them out.   Tagged “Operation...

Nigeria records 490 new cases, 31 COVID-19 deaths in 24 hours

The Nigeria Centre For Disease Control confirmed 490 new cases of the COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 17,148. Nigeria...

BREAKING: Army sacks ex-GOC for fraud

The former General Officer Commanding (GOC) Major General Hakeem Otiki has been dismissed from Service by the General Court Martial set up by the...

In 5 months, Anambra records 125 fire outbreaks – Fire Chief

The Anambra Fire Service said it recorded no fewer than 125 fire outbreaks across the state between January and May this year. The Director, Anambra...

Deregistration: Court dismisses application by 32 political parties

A Federal High Court, Abuja, on Thursday, dismissed the applications filed by the 32 deregistered political parties against the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). Justice...

Military airstrike kills several bandits in Zamfara

 Defence Headquarters says the Air Component of Operation Hadarin Daji has destroyed another bandits’ camp and killed several of the criminals at Kwayanbana Forest...

Clergyman arrested for allegedly drugging, raping 19-year-old girl

Founder and General Overseer of Victory Revival Fasting and Prayer Ministry in Warri, Delta state, Bishop Elijah Orhonigbe, was arrested and arraigned in court...

SARS personnel arrest, torture man to death, deposit corpse in mortuary without relatives’ consent

Ayoung man in Edo State has been unlawfully arrested and tortured to death by some officers of Special Anti-Robbery Squad He was arrested at Megon...

Nationwide outcry as man, 38, ‘rapes’ seven-month-old

...group demands justice for Omosuwa, Barakat A chief magistrate’s court in Makurdi, the Benue State capital, has remanded a 38-year-old man, Simon Emeka, in...

Police officer arrested for shooting commercial motorcycle operator to death

A policeman has been arrested in Adamawa state for allegedly shooting dead a motorcyclist for refusing to pay N100 bribe at a checkpoint in Maiha local...
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Inspector-General of Police orders posting, redeployment of senior officers

The Inspector-General of Police (I-G), Mr Mohammed Adamu, has ordered the posting and redeployment of senior police officers in line with the recent presidential approval...

Nigeria records 454 new cases of COVID-19

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has reported 454 new cases of Coronavirus  (COVID-19) in the country. The information is on the centre’s official Twitter...

What the papers say – July 4

N168bn frauds: Hushpuppi faces 20 years in US prison The United States Department of Justice has said Nigerian Instagram celebrity, Ramon Abbas, aka Hushpuppi,...

No crisis in the party ,no fight to reconcile – Tinubu

APC National Leader, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, on Thursday night said there was no crisis in the party hence and no fight to reconcile. Tinubu,...