Category Archives: Breaking

US Says It Gave FG All The Needed Intel To Find Missing Chibok Girls

    Following the Federal Government’s pledge to bring back the missing girls abducted from Government Secondary School, Chibok, Borno State, saying it remained its priority, the United States Government yesterday, said that it provided Nigeria every information and intelligence needed to rescue the girls who were abducted by Boko Haram insurgents in April 2004.…

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Ambode Rewards Policemen For Returning N5m That Fell Off Moving Bullion Van In Lagos

  Recall the story of the N5 million naira that fell off a moving bullion van along the Lagos State House of Assembly Complex? Read here if you missed. Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode has compensated the two police officers; Sergent Ogunbiyi Agbabu and Inspector Eheziekia Abiona who recovered the money. He also awarded them…

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Suspects Charged To Court For Allegedly Cloning Ambode’s Phone Number

  The Department of State Security (DSS) yesterday arraigned two artisans before an Isolo Magistrate Court for allegedly cloning the mobile line of Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, reports The Guardian. Rilwanu Jamiu and Balogun Stanley Oyewole, the suspects who claimed to be cocoa dealers, were said to have attempted to perfect N50 million…

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Saraki’s Trial Takes A Dramatic Turn As His Lawyer Refuses To Be Intimidated By CCT Chairman

  We knew Senate President Bukola Saraki’s trial at the Code of Conduct Tribunal(CCT) was going to be an interesting one, we just didn’t envisage so much drama. Multiple sources have it that there was a bit of a ruckus at the CCT earlier today when the CCT Chairman, Danladi Umar, ordered men from the…

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Boko Haram Using Loans To Lure Young Entrepreneurs – DHQ

  Boko Haram has devised new methods of recruiting unsuspecting youth into its fold by providing them with business loans. Defence Headquarters (DHQ) revealed this in a statement on Wednesday, from DHQ spokesman, Brigadier General Rabe Abubakar, which asserted that the group uses secret means to provide loans to young entrepreneurs and artisans in the…

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Synagogue Church Engineers, Trustees Charged With Manslaughter

The two engineers who were in charge of the construction of the collapsed six-story guest house at the Synagogue Church of All Nations (SCOAN) have been arraigned alongside their companies before an Ikeja High Court. This Day reports that Justice Lateef Lawal-Akapo ordered their arraignment after dismissing separate applications filed by the defendants through their counsel seeking…

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Leave When Your Time Is Up – Koffi Annan To African Leaders

  Talk about a solid advice! Former Secretary-General of the United Nations (UN), Kofi Annan, has urged African leaders to leave when their mandated time is up and to avoid excluding opposing voices if elections are to cease contributing to conflicts on the continent, reports The Guardian. Annan, a renowned international diplomat said that while…

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