Category Archives: Breaking

Offa Robbery: Police Arrest 7 Suspects, Kwara Govt Places N5m Bounty On Suspects

The police in Kwara State has revealed that seven suspects linked to the bank robbery in Offa Local Government Area of the state have been arrested. The armed robbers had on Thursday unleashed mayhem on the town, raiding five commercial banks along the Owode Market Area. The armed robbers were said to have broke bank…

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Lagos Police Confirms Arrest Of Singer Alizee’s Husband Peter Nielsen Over Alleged Murder

The Lagos State Police Command has confirmed the arrest of Peter Nielsen, who allegedly murdered his wife Zainab Nielsen, the musician known as Alizee, Punch reports. Alizee was reportedly murdered on Thursday, April 5, along with her 4-year old daughter, Petra. Alizee’s management team had confirmed her death, calling on law enforcement agencies to investigate. The Lagos State Police Public Relations Officer, SP Chike…

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President Buhari To Leave For Britain Today!

President Muhammadu Buhari will leave Nigeria on Monday, April 9, for Britain, the presidency has announced. This was revealed in a press statement signed by Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant to the president on Media and Publicity. Buhari is said to be leaving in order to attend hold talks with British Prime Minister Theresa May ahead of the Commonwealth…

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Offa Robbery: Saraki, Governor Ahmed Vow To Bring Perpetrators To Justice

On Thurasday, armed robbers invaded Offa town in Kwara state, attacking a police station, before moving on to robbing about 5 banks, according to eyewitnesses. Premium Times reports that the banks robbed include branches of Guaranty Trust Bank, Eco Bank, First Bank, Union Bank and Zenith Bank in the town. Speaking to the news portal, Kwara State…

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Nigerian Teenager Stabbed To Death In London

A teenager in north-east London named Israel Ogunsola was stabbed to death, on Wednesday night, taking the capital’s suspected murder toll to more than 50 in just three months, Guardian reports. The teenager died in Hackney at 8.24pm, about half an hour after being stabbed, despite the efforts of a police officers, paramedics and a trauma doctor. Chief superintendent Sue…

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Students Caught In Exam Malpractice Will Be Barred For Years – WAEC

The West African Examination Council (WAEC) has declared that students guilty of exam malpractice will be barred from writing the exams for a number of years. This was revealed in a communiqué following the resolutions made at the recent 65th Nigeria examinations committee (NEC) meeting which held in Lagos. Signed by Demianus Ojijieogu, Head, Public…

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