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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.

Court

Men jailed two years for smoking, selling marijuana

Both men had no lawyer and were representing themselves.

Hanging rope [Photo credit: crimefeed.com]

Herbalist who poisoned, clubbed brothers to death, to die by hanging

The convict struck his victims’ heads with a pestle after they refused to die from poison.

Governor Mohammed Bindow

Babale assumes office as Adamawa acting governor

Gov. Jibrilla has begun a two-week vacation.

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Students protest killing of colleague in Lafia

The student was killed by a car.

Federal University of Technology, Akure

Judge’s withdrawal stalls corruption trial of FUTA Vice Chancellor

A petition was written against the judge by university workers.

Jumoke Akindele [Photo Credit: The Hope Newspapers]

Embattled Ondo Assembly speaker, Jumoke Akindele, resigns

The resignation letter was delivered to the state governor.

Ile-Ife ethnic clash

Ethnic Clash: Businesses, offices, others resume normal activities in Ile-Ife

The situation was calm in Sabo and Lagere areas of the town where the crisis erupted.

Nigerian Police (Masked)
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Two dead in Bayelsa cult clash

The clash left the two teenagers, aged 18 and 19, dead.

Nigerian Police

Gunmen kill two police officers

“The suspected armed robbers came in a vehicle, overpowered the policemen, shot and killed them.”

Fulani Herdsmen [Credit: Today.ng]

Herders, farmers reach agreement on local security, crime fighting in Ikole Ekiti

At the end of the workshop, the herders and farmers agreed to apply conflict management skills in their communities.

Anambra governor, Willie Obiano and Charles Soludo

Anambra politicians react to Soludo’s endorsement of Governor Obiano

Mr. Soludo said there was “no vacancy in the Anambra Government House.”

Sullivan Chime

I have no case with EFCC, ex-governor Chime says

Mr. Chime recently decamped to APC.

Suicide bombers kill mother, two children in Borno

Suicide bombers kill mother, two children in Borno

The attack occurred on Saturday night after the late evening Muslim prayers.

Meters being pole-mounted by JEDC

Consumers at daggers drawn with Jos Electricity Distribution Company over new service measures

A group of consumers held a protest march on February 16 to the headquarters of the company in Jos, and the Plateau State House of Assembly.

Justice Okoi Ikpi-Itam [Photo: The Guardian Nigeria]

Cross River Chief Judge dies

Aged 63 years, Mr. Ikpi-Itam died in the early hours of Saturday after a brief illness.

Ondo House of Assembly [Photo: ondostatemoi.gov.ng]

Ondo Assembly crisis deepens as governor recognises factional speaker

Gov. Akeredolu recognised a “speaker” elected by 12 of 26 members.

Ralia Suleiman

Police plan charges after whipped student lost eye

Teachers say the student was struck accidentally.

Nigerian Police [Photo credit: Today.ng]

Police ‘assault’, detain mum with baby over alleged bribe

Police accuse the woman of attacking an officer.

Katsina State

Six killed in auto crash in Katsina

Fifteen were injured.

Picture of Junior Engineers, Technicians and Scientists (JETS) used to illustrate the story

Akwa Ibom wins 2017 JETS competition

Ekiti emerged winners of the inter-state competition for senior category, while Federal Capital Territory came second.

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Court remands Lagos estate residents’ association president

The defendants and others at large are accused of intending to cause a breakdown of law and order.