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Police to dismiss, prosecute officers who killed arrested suspects – Official

The police named the four police officers.

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My task as Niger Delta minister – Akpabio

Mr Akpabio made the pledge at the reception ceremony to usher him into the ministry on Wednesday in Abuja.

The senator representing Kaduna Central in the National Assembly, Shehu Sani

Tribunal dismisses Shehu Sani’s petition

Shehu Sani had approached the Tribunal asking it to nullify the election of Uba Sani of the All Progressives Congress (APC).

Federal University, Oye-Ekiti

FUOYE Sex Scandal: ASUU seeks ICPC’s intervention

The union urges the ICPC to probe into the alleged sexual harassment of a 16-year-old female student by a professor.

Adebayo Alao-Akala

Ex-Oyo Governor Alao-Akala speaks on appointment of kinsman as minister

The former governor expressed optimism that Mr Dare will deliver in his new role.

Lagos railway line

Costain bus stop relocated over railway construction

The relocation was occasioned by the ongoing construction of the new Costain Bridge, as part of the Lagos-Ibadan standard rail project

Jeremiah Useni

How I’ll run Plateau if victorious at Tribunal – Useni

The PDP governorship candidate is currently challenging the victory of Gov Simon Lalong of APC at the tribunal.

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Police officers face dismissal for executing arrested suspects

A video that went viral on Tuesday shows some police officers shot two restrained suspects in Lagos

The suspected robbers

Robbery suspects arrested while fighting over loot

The suspects allegedly drew attention as they fought over their N120,000 loot

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Court remands two for stealing bus from accident scene

The defendants pleaded not guilty to the two-count charge of conspiracy and stealing.

Nigerian Army

Nigerian Army dismisses soldier who killed motorcyclist in Abia

Ajayi Johnson a commercial motorcyclist, Chimaobi Nwaogu, in Abia on August 7.

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Police rescue kidnapped three-year-old

The police said two women had been arrested while their accomplices were being tracked.

File photo of items impounded by Nigeria Customs (Photo by Kingsley Adeniyi, 07/25/2018)

Customs in Niger generates N306 million in July – Official

The command seized 17 different second-hand vehicles, and 1,254 bags of rice with Duty Paid Value of N26.6 million.

Nigeria Police officers are working with the military to counter insurgency.

Police ban activities of volunteer security outfits in Kaduna

The police warned that anyone who violates the order using the instrumentality of the law would be dealt with decisively.

Borno state on map used to illustrate the story

Flood takes over residential areas in Maiduguri

Some of the affected areas include Polo, Gomari major roads and Bakassi Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camp

Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State

Threat: South-east governors dare Nnamdi Kanu

“If Kanu is serious, let him direct IPOB to fight killer herdsmen in their countries of origin since he claims the IPOB is in over 100 countries.”

NIGERIA: Nigerian police force

Robbers attack Deputy Governor’s convoy, kill three policemen, civilian

The armed robbers reportedly opened fire on the convoy before fleeing.

Former Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos state [Photo credit: Instagram - akinwunmiambode]

Controversy trails EFCC’s search of Ambode’s house

The EFCC said it “obtained valid warrant to conduct search on Ambode’s residences in Park View, Ikoyi and country home in Epe.”

Senior Special Adviser to the President on National Assembly Matters, Sen. Ita Enang speaking during his appearance on the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) Forum in Abuja on Tuesday (11/9/18).

Ita Enang confirms removal as Buhari’s Senate aide

The former lawmaker’s aide confirms PREMIUM TIMES report that Mr Enang has been appointed Special Adviser on Niger Delta Affairs.

Governor of Kano state, Abdullahi Ganduje.

Kano to convert five forests to herdsmen settlements

The governor says the proposed settlement would assist in boosting socio-economic ventures in the state.

Babajide Sanwo-Olu (Photo Credit: Twitter handle)

Assembly confirms Kazeem Alogba as new Lagos Chief Judge

Mr Alogba takes over from Opeyemi Oke as the 17th Chief Judge of the 52 years old state.

Ekiti State University

Ekiti varsity gets new VC

Edward Olanipeku, a professor, replaces Olubunmi Ajayi, who had been in acting capacity since December 2018.

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu

Sanwo-Olu inaugurates cabinet

The Lagos governor appoints 35 cabinet members.

Divorce

Court orders wife to return carpet, mattress to husband

The judge gave the order after Ms Zailani told the court that she was no longer interested in the union.

Customs official addressing journalists

Customs seize elephant tusks, buffalo horns in Adamawa

Smugglers were moving the illicit items along the River Benue in Adamawa State