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Borno State Management Agency (SEMA) officials evacuating body of a female suicide bomber at the Red Bricks quarters in Dalori, community in Maiduguri on Monday (24/7/17).
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SHOCKING: Parents donate daughters to Boko Haram for suiciding bombing, Nigerian Army says

Some parents donate their daughters to the Boko Haram for suicide attacks, the Nigerian Army said on Saturday. The Army in a statement by its spokesperson, Sani Usman, therefore warned such parents to desist forthwith. Mr. Usman, a brigadier general, also appealed to religious, traditional and community leaders, and other…

Security guards and members of the estate management at the Redeemer estate

SHOCKING: For not paying ‘police fee’, management stops residents of Abuja estate from going out

There was chaos at the Redeemer Excellent Men Housing Foundation, Pyakassa Lugbe, a suburb of Abuja, as residents of the estate were prevented from going about their various businesses on Thursday by the management of the estate. The management of the estate locked the gates to force the residents to…

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SHOCKING: Zamfara UBEC chairman convicted of corruption given N200, 000 fine option

The chairman of Zamfara State Universal Basic Education Board, Murtala Adamu, was on Friday convicted and sentenced to six months imprisonment by Justice Zainab Abubakar of the Federal High Court Gusau Zamfara State for engaging in private business while in public service. The convict was however given the option of…

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SHOCKING: Man shoots another dead for blocking his path

A gunman has shot dead a young man at a car wash centre located along Sam Ewang Estate, Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital. The suspect alleged that the fuel tanker the man was working with blocked his path. A witness said the killer brought his Sienna car to the car…

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SHOCKING: Why Nigerians can’t receive more than 4,600MW of electricity no matter volume generated – Official

The Association of Power Generation Companies, APGC, Thursday, said it has the capacity to generate 12,000 MW to reduce the electricity needs of Nigerians. Joy Ogaji, the Executive Secretary of the association said the generation companies have an installed capacity that could provide 12,500 MW of electricity to Nigerians. ‎“Then…

16 brand new cargo motorcycles recovered former Comptroller General of Nigeria Customs Service, Abdullahi Dikko Inde.

SHOCKING! More obscene property recovered from ex-Nigeria Customs boss who forfeited 17 exotic vehicles, returned N1 billion

Less than a week after 17 exotic vehicles were recovered from a former Customs boss, dozens of brand new tricycles and motorcycles have also been recovered from a property belonging to him The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission said on Wednesday that it raided the warehouse of Abdullahi Dikko, the…

Boko Haram

SHOCKING REVELATION: 100,000 killed, two million displaced by Boko Haram insurgency, Borno Governor says

Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno state on Monday released the grim statistics of deaths and material losses suffered by the state due to the Boko Haram insurgency. Mr. Shettima gave the data at the annual Murtala Mohammed memorial lecture held at the Shehu Yar’Adua Centre in Abuja. The governor, who…

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SHOCKING: How Nigeria’s secret police, SSS, “tortured” man to death; then paid family N15 million to keep mum

After “torturing” a man to death, Nigeria’s secret police, SSS, exploited the influence of the Oba of Lagos, Rilwan Akiolu, to pay a paltry N15 million compensation to the victim’s family, PREMIUM TIMES has learnt. At about 2.30 a.m. on April 4, SSS operatives on the trail of a suspect…