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NDLEA officials [Photo credit: www.ndlea.gov.ng]

NDLEA ‘uncovers new tricks’ used by drug trafficking cartels

Two suspected drug traffickers were caught at Lagos Airport on Thursday

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Traditional ruler remanded in prison for alleged kidnap

The traditional ruler and his palace officials allegedly “arrested” a man who has remained missing since September last year.

Women protesting the rape of a 70 year old woman in Ebonyi

Women protest alleged rape of 70-year-old widow by herdsman

The suspect denied the charge but has been arrested, officials said.

Mr Samuel Galadima, the Plateau State Commissioner for Rural and Urban Development, who died on Wednesday in Jos during the Plateau State Monthly Keep-Fit-Training at the Stadium in Jos on Wednesday (22/3/17).
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Plateau govt declares three days mourning for commissioner that died while jogging

Samuel Galadima died while jogging on Wednesday.

Some of the suspects paraded by the Nigerian Police

Ife crisis: Afenifere prepares legal team to challenge police prosecution of 21 suspects

Two Yoruba groups accused the police of bias.

Nigerian Police

Zaki Biam killings: Police deploy special units

Dozens of armed men stormed Zaki Ibiam market on Monday and killed many traders.

Ekiti State governor, Ayodele Fayose

I’m being pressured to join APC – Fayose

The Ekiti State Governor said he would not yield to the pressures.

SSS operatives

Journalist raises alarm on his ‘SSS’ invitation

The journalist received a call from someone claiming to speak for the SSS.

Traffic on Lekki axis [Photo: MyLekki.com]

Lagos govt to remove three more roundabouts in Lekki – Official

The removal of the roundabouts will commence next week, the official said.

Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose

Fayose criticises Buhari’s electoral reform committee over “partisan” composition

The chairman of the committee, Ken Nnamani, defected to the APC from the PDP.

FILE PHOTO: FRSC officials at a scene of an accident

22 traders die in ghastly road accident

The deceased were buried in a mass grave.

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Commissioner slumps, dies during physical exercise

A witness said the commissioner slumped at the stadium and was confirmed dead at the hospital.

Oyo Assembly

Noise pollution: Lawmakers want churches, mosques sanctioned

The religious houses are responsible for 70 per cent of the noise pollution in the city.

FILE PHOTO: Bomb explosion scene

Eight killed in fresh Maiduguri suicide attacks

A total of five suicide bombers, all male adults, were involved in the incidents.

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Why some Lagos communities have no electricity – Ikeja Electric

‎The areas affected by the outage include Ikola,

Ife Crisis

Ife crisis: Afenifere  group rejects police report, wants commission of inquiry

Police deny allegation of bias.

Boko Haram

Nigerian military ignored intelligence before deadly Boko Haram attack — SSS, Police

Security officials and locals provide shocking details of their effort to alert the military before Wednesday’s attack.

University of Ibadan (UI) [Photo: sirkenayo.com]

Workers strike grounds activities at Nigeria’s oldest university

The three gates leading into the university were locked.

kidney-disease

Kidney theft: Patient surviving on life support machine – Commissioner

A doctor allegedly removed the victim’s kidney illegally during a surgery.

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Court acquits man of raping 13-year-old girl

“There is no disputing that the victim was raped, but the prosecution needs to do more in the area of forensic analysis…”

Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode

Why we demolished fishing settlement – Lagos govt

The demolition attracted widespread condemnation from local and international organisations.

Cattle on farm [Photo: View Point Nigeria]

Ekiti farmers protest destruction of N35 million crops by cattle

Two persons were killed during a clash between herders and farmers in the same community last May.