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NDLEA Arrests Notorious Drug Trafficker with Three Parcels of Cocaine at MMA International Airport Lagos

A notorious trafficker Hassan Bishi Taiwo has been arrested by operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) operatives at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport in Lagos with three parcels of Cocaine carefully concealed in his suitcase. Also, in a related operatives of the NDLEA in Anambra state have recovered 58.5 grams of Cocaine…

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Aisha Buhari Calls on Stakeholders to Do More to Bring Abductions of Women & Girls to an End in IWD Message

The wife of the President of Nigeria, Dr. Mrs Aisha Buhari yesterday in her International Women’s Day message called on all stakeholders to do more to end the abduction of women and girls by insurgents and bandits in the country. The very outspoken Mrs. Buhari who has been away from the media for a while now and…

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UBA Delivers Double-Digit Growth in Gross Earnings, as Profit Hits N132bn

Pan-African financial institution, United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA) has announced its audited results for the full-year ended December 31, 2020, recording impressive growth across its top and bottom lines. The 2020 audited financials filed at the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) on Monday, showed that bank’s gross earnings grew by 10.8 percent to N620.4 billion,…

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101 Boko Haram Suspects Sue FG for N303m for 12 Years of Unlawful Arrest & Detention

Some suspected Boko Haram insurgents have urged the Federal High Court in Lagos to declare their detention for 12 years without trial as illegal and unconstitutional. Through their lawyer Mr Ahmed Adetola-Kazeem of the Prisoners’ Rights Advocacy Initiative (PRAI), they are praying for an order directing their unconditional release forthwith. They also seek an order…

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Ogun Deputy Speaker, Oludare Kadiri Impeached Over Public Disturbance

The Deputy Speaker of the Ogun State House of Assembly, Oludare Kadiri has been impeached. A five-member committee set up by the House impeached Hon. Kadiri over an alleged public disturbance which he was found guilty, Channels Television reports. Hon Kadiri was on February 26, arrested by the Ogun State Police Command for an alleged…

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Sad! GM Consumer Marketing, MTN Nigeria, Oluwole Rawa Dies at 44 From Cardiac Arrest

On February 22, 2021, the ever vibrant and kind hearted Oluwole Rawa took off his hat and bade the world farewell. A family source disclosed that he died of a cardiac arrest at the young age of 44. He worked with MTN Nigeria as a General Manager, Consumer Marketing. He is survived by his beautiful daughter, Olayinka, and…

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Anambra Man Named Kingsley Igwe, Allegedly Stabs Wife to Death with a Kitchen Knife

The Police Command in Anambra State says it has arrested one Kingsley Igwe, 35, for allegedly killing his wife, Onyinye Obi with a kitchen knife. The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) in the state, CSP Haruna Mohammed disclosed this in a statement made available to newsmen in Awka on Thursday, PM News reports. “The suspect…

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Man Arrested & Paraded for Dealing in Illegal Foreign Subscriber SIM Card Business

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) Lagos Command, has paraded a man, (name withheld) for allegedly dealing in illegal foreign Subscriber Identification Module (SIM) card business, Vanguard reports. The NSCDC, Lagos Commandant, Mr Paul Ayeni, while parading the suspect on Thursday in Lagos, said that the 35-year-old was caught on March 3, around…

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No Covid-19 Vaccine for Nigerians Under Age 18- Minister of State for Health- Dr Mamora

Minister of State for Health, Dr Olorunnimbe Mamora The Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 has said that Nigerians under the age of 18 years will not receive the COVID-19 vaccines in the country. The Minister of State for Health, Dr Olorunnimbe Mamora, said that the Federal Government planned to cover 70 per cent of…

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