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Mob Kills Policeman, Injures Two After Stray Bullet Killed Pregnant Woman

The Lagos State Police Public Relations Officer, Bala Elkana, has said a policeman has been killed and two others injured  Ijegun area of Lagos. According to Punch some operatives of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad gunned down a shop owner, identified as Biliki, in the Ijegun following which a mob seized one of the policemen and insisted…

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NANS Shuts Down Shoprite In Ogun State Over Xenophobic Attacks

The National Association of Nigerian Students on Saturday shut down South Africa’s grocery chain, Shoprite, at Ota in Ogun State. A News Agency of Nigeria Correspondent in Ota reports that the students picketed the shopping mall to protest what they described as “unrestrained xenophobic attacks on Nigerians in South Africa.” Scores of young Nigerians residing in South…

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ACC Expels Sowore Over #RevolutionNow Movement

The African Action Alliance on Friday, August 9, expelled its National Chairman and former presidential candidate, Omoyele Sowore from the party. The party at its national convention which held in Owerri, the Imo State capital also suspended 28 other members of the party. The party immediately announced Leonard Nzenwa as the new national chairman of the party. Sowore is currently being held…

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Adeyinka Grandson Arrested In London For Instigating Killing of Igbos In Nigeria

Adeyinka Grandson has been arrested in London for instigating the killing of Igbos in Nigeria. Reports have it that Grandson was arrested at exactly 5:35am by the Scotland Yard Counter Terrorism Command. His arrest was for offences related to Terrorism and Public Order Acts. During the last General Election in Nigeria, Grandson called for the…

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Sowore Files 19-ground Application To Court Against 45 Days Detention Order

The presidential candidate of the African Action Alliance in the February 2019 General Elections, Omoyele Sowore, on Friday applied to the Federal High Court in Abuja to set aside its order permitting the Department of State Services to detain him for 45 days. Sowore, the convener of #RevolutionNow protests, through his lawyer, Mr. Femi Falana…

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Declare State Of Emergency In South West – Prof Soyinka On Insecurity

The Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, on Thursday expressed concerns over the spate of insecurity in the South-Western part of the country. The literary icon and renowned playwright said there was the need for urgent action to be taken by stakeholders to address the issue. He stated this while speaking with journalists at the Fagunwa…

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