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Nigerian Army fighting Boko Haram

Nigerian Army rescues six kidnapped students

The officer also revealed that three motor boys were rescued while four suspected bandits were neutralised by the troops in Kaduna.

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Ochanya: Benue government re-arraigns lecturer accused of raping late minor

Mr Ogbuja was arraigned over alleged sexual abuses of the late Miss Ochanya during a period of over five years which resulted in her death.

NASS committee on army visits Borno

Boko Haram: NASS committee on army visits Borno

The committee’s visit to Borno comes at a time soldiers are being killed during attacks by the Boko Haram insurgents.

Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko

University student still missing three days after flood

An aged woman who was swept by the flood, but was rescued, eventually died.

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Ekiti plans law allowing castration of rapists

The Ekiti government proposes stiffer punishment for sexual offenders.

Three injured as building collapses in Lagos

Three injured as building collapses in Lagos

An official says the collapsed three-storey building in Lagos was under construction.

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

Gunmen kill one, abduct NSCDC officer, two children in Abuja

The gunmen killed a community vigilante and whisked away a NSCDC officer with his two children.

Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu (Photo Credit: Logistics News, MOOV)

Enugu airport requires N10 billion to be operational again – Minister

Mr Sirika says the ministry has a time frame to complete the repairs before Christmas.

Mace

Sokoto Assembly seeks ban of vulgar language, porn pictures by herbalists

A lawmaker said the herbalists always use vulgar language and display pornographic pictures that can cause moral decadence in the society.

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Two brothers remanded in prison for allegedly beheading teenager

The defendants allegedly cornered one Joseph Makinde, who was sent on an errand by one of their neighbours, lured him into an uncompleted building, and killed him.

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Road construction disrupts water supply in Lagos – Official

The official said the Dangote Group had contracted an Apapa Road Construction to Hi-Tech Construction Company, which has resulted in a threat to water supply in the area.

ASUP

Sacked ASUP Chairman, Secretary drag poly management to court

The ASUP leaders were sacked on Tuesday for what the management of the institution described as “gross misconduct.”

Bayelsa on Nigerian map

Bayelsa speaker ‘resigns’ days after rejecting ‘impeachment’

My resignation was for the peace and the “greater good” of the state, the former Bayelsa speaker told the House.

Taraba-State-University Jalingo

Nigerian university expels student after Facebook criticism of governor

The student was quizzed by the university’s misconduct committee over his posts, but was expelled for a different reason.

INEC office signpost

EFCC recovers N65 million from Zamfara INEC office – Official

Some INEC officials in Zamfara have also been arrested.

The banker that was jailed for fraudYetunde Adewunmi

Banker jailed one year for fraud in Osogbo

Mrs Adewunmi used her position as a staff of a new generation bank in Osun State to help an internet fraudster cash two Western Union transactions received from his foreign victims

The IGP of Police, Mohammed Adamu. [PHOTO CREDIT: Official twitter handle of the Nigerian Police]

Police negotiating with abductors of Kaduna school girls

The six girls and two staff of Engravers College were abducted on Thursday night

ARMY: Nigerian Soldiers (Army) on duty. [PHOTO CREDIT: The Guardian]

Five Boko Haram terrorists surrender to troops – Army

The army says the arrested terrorists also disclosed that they belonged to the Al-Barnawi faction.

Kwara Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq

Gov. Abdulrazaq presents six additional commissioner-nominees to Kwara Assembly

Mr Abdulrasaq had earlier on September 17 presented four female commissioner-nominees to the Assembly.

Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu (Photo Credit: Logistics News, MOOV)

Reps urge Buhari to order immediate commencement of work at Enugu Airport

Lawmakers said six weeks after the closure of the Enugu airport for repairs of its runway, no rehabilitation or reconstruction work has begun at the airport

Mr Adekunle Adewumi's damaged car

Police officer allegedly assaults, shoots at motorist who tried to overtake his car

Adekunle Adewumi said the police officer got angry with him for daring to honk his car horn while attempting to overtake him on a highway

Taraba State Governor, Darius Ishaku

Taraba university expels student for criticizing governor on Facebook

The student was quizzed by the university’s misconduct/malpractice committee over his posts but was expelled for a different reason.

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Kaduna govt seals-off Access Bank over N175m tax

The bank branches, located along Bida Road, Ahmadu Bello Way, and Isa Kaita Road were sealed-off in the early hours of Wednesday

FILE PHOTO: FRSC officials at a scene of an accident

Jos road crash claims five lives

The FRSC called on drivers to avoid speeding, wrong overtaking, use of phone while driving and other unwholesome attitudes while plying the highways

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Kaduna sexual assault centres record 662 cases of abuse against women, children

The official says some major flashpoints of child abuse in Kaduna metropolis to include Tudun Wada, Kakuri, Gonin Gora, Rigasa, Rigachikun, Sabon Tasha, Nasarawa, Romi among others