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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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Army Approves Special Promotion For 3, 729 Troops Fighting Boko Haram

The Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Lieutenant General Tukur Yusufu Buratai has approved special promotion for 3,729 troops of Operation LAFIYA DOLE who participated in Operation DEEP PUNCH II in Sambisa Forest to crush Boko Haram terrorists. A statement by the army said the promotion “Is in recognition of their valour and uncommon commitment to…

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IGP Reinstates Kogi Police Commissioner Following Re-Arrest Of Escaped Suspects

  The Inspector General of Police Ibrahim Idris has reinstated the Kogi State Commissioner of Police Ali Janga, the state police command spokesman, ASP William Aya has confirmed to NAN. According to Aya, Janga returned to office on Tuesday, April 3rd after meeting the one week ultimatum he was given to re-arrest the 6 suspects who escaped from custody, 2 among which had named Dino…

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