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Stray bullet allegedly fired by Customs officer kills trader in Katsina

Mr. Abdulaziz was hit while coming out of his animal feeds shop Tuesday evening

Police lose 9,028 to retirement, dismissal, death annually – IGP

The police chief says he has direct police commissioners and zonal Assistant Inspectors-General of Police to compile the number of policemen attached to private persons for review.

Court

My wife a serial divorcee, 5th husband tells court

The woman says her husband turned her into a punching bag.

Sambo Dasuki

Dasuki’s corruption trial adjourned

The SSS did not produce Mr. Dasuki in court.

Court

Two men docked for allegedly gang-raping teenager

The accused who reside in Ogba, a suburb of Lagos, are being tried for conspiracy.

Herdsmen

Reps ask FG to enlighten, assist herders on ranching

Nigerians have expressed mixed reactions over the proposal for cattle colonies.

CBN

CBN, RMAFC oppose creation of Assets Management Agency

The House of Reps held a public hearing.

CPC speaks on Dana Air incident

“Thankfully, all passengers and crew were safely evacuated without injury.”

Okonjo-Iweala appointed into Commonwealth high-level group

The group is chaired by Anote Tong, former President of Kiribati from 2003 to 2016.

Buhari delighted with anti-corruption campaign by states

The president spoke in Yola.

Hajj pilgrims

NAHCON refunds N820 million to Hajj 2017 pilgrims

The agency gave a breakdown of the sum.

Man accuses wife of being pregnant for boyfriend, seeks divorce

The woman denied the accusations.

OAU striking staff shut school down again

The unions withdraw their earlier peace overture.

How Ex-NIMASA DG, others allegedly diverted project funds – Witness

Justice Adebiyi adjourned the case to February 22.

Revitalise PHCs across Nigeria, Senate urges Nigerian govt

The lawmakers want the federal government to appropriate funds for the primary health care centres.

Nigerian Senate Chambers

Senate wants drug rehabilitation centres in all LGA

The Senate notes the crisis-level of substance abuse in parts of the country.

Nigerian hospital receives new radiotherapy machine

With the addition, the hospital now has three radiotherapy machines.

Nigerian Senate Chambers

Senator queries claim new election sequence ‘targeted’ at Buhari

Senate asks its committee to investigate the claim.

OAU

OAU lecturers pull out of national ASUU

The branch chapter has formed a new body.

Illegal arms importation: How SSS, police others shared N1 million – Customs Official

“I gave N1 million to facilitate the moving of the container out of the port but it was not because of the guns.”

BBC launches Igbo, Yoruba services

The services will be funded by the UK government.

FRSC reduces accident rate across Nigeria by 62% – Official

Some gallant officials were rewarded.

Hajj pilgrims

Hajj 2018: Group wants biometric centres in 774 local govts

The group says a new policy has led to a setback for pilgrims.

Herdsmen

How herders, farmers clashes can be resolved – Dons

The dons made the proposal at a validation workshop on controlled grazing.

Tempers flare at Abuja all female Moot African Union Summit

The moot summit was held in Abuja.