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Rivers government says new jet is cheaper than opposition parties claim

The government claim it bought the Jet at a cheaper rate than the opposition is willing to believe.

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Four drivers land in prison for fighting FRSC officials

The suspects are from the National Union of Road Transport Workers , NURTW, Bode Sadu Branch, in Moro Local Government Area of Kwara.

Ajimobi’s wife returns to Nigeria, denies London Police’s arrest

PM news has reported that Florence Ajimobi was arrested in London for Money Laundering.

Lagos recovers 7 corpses from capsized boat, warns of Hurricane Sandy

Nine of the eleven persons involved in the accident drowned

Ogun chief judge frees 42 prison inmates

Often, the inmates are left to wallow in prisons without trial

Ekiti Christian pilgrims advised on spirituality of trip

The chairman says the pilgrims should see the exercise as a spiritual one.

Parents of six year old rape victim charged with negligence

The couple’s negligence led to the alleged rape of their six year old daughter.

Gunmen rob, kill car dealer in Onitsha

There is an epidemic of robbery in Nigeria

Nigerian Army nabs 3 fake soldiers, NITEL cable vandals in Aba

The Forward Operation Base (FOB), 144 Battalion of the Nigerian Army, Aba, Abia, said on Monday that it had arrested three suspected fake soldiers. The suspects were nabbed for stealing NITEL underground cables. Capt. Chris Nwogu, the Officer-in-Charge of the base, told newsmen in Aba on Monday, that the suspects included a dismissed lance corporal from the Army Headquarters Garrison, Abuja and a […]

Kano state government sued for promoting Kwankwasiyya brand

The plaintiff say that the state government is promoting Kwankwasiyya brand ahead of the party and state.

Police arrest 62 year old man for raping his ten year old step daughter

The sixty-two year old man allegedly defiled his ten year old step daughter.

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Two docked for alleged stealing of beverages

The suspects broke into a store and stole twenty cartons of Milo drinks.

Lawyers deplores state of Magistrate Courts in Lagos

The magistrate and high courts are in a shabby state.

Crop owners on Danbaba’s plane crash site face hardship

The farmers appeal to government to help them stand back on their feet.

JTF in the Niger Delta

JTF says it recovered arms in Damaturu

The JTF says it raided a terrorist arm store and recovered some arms.

Suicide bomber injures many in Kaduna Church explosion

The suicide bomber has been confirmed dead.

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Tomatoes helpful in fighting prostate cancer, says nutritionist

A Lagos-based nutritionist, Grace Odinaka, said on Saturday that good consumption of tomatoes could help in reducing the risk of having cancer. Ms. Odinaka, who is also the Chief Executive Officer of Divine Release Nursing Home, Ojo, said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos. She said a lot […]

How presidency pronounced Gov. Danbaba Suntai dead, misleading Nigerians

A misleading tweet by an official of the Nigerian Presidency helped fueled nationwide speculation Thursday that Governor Danbaba Suntai of Taraba died in a plane crash. Anxiety had mounted over the fate of the occupants of the ill-fated plane after the story broke that six passengers and crew, including Mr. Suntai, were aboard the small […]

Ebonyi cautions politicians on violence during council polls

The government of Ebonyi State says it has uncovered plots by politicians to cause havoc in the state.

Okada riders used to illustrate the story.

CDHR seeks review of controversial Lagos Traffic Law

The new Lagos Traffic Law is causing untold hardship to the masses, civil groups say.

Our certificates, not for sale – VC

The University will graduate 217 students in November.

Zamfara loses crops worth N1bn to floods – Official

The floods affected seven local councils.

Zamfara loses crops worth N1bn to floods – Official

The floods affected seven local councils.

Ogun to give families of slain cops N1m each

The families were also promised N500 thousand each for burial expenses

Okada riders used to illustrate the story.

We’ve not started implementing ban on Okada, says Lagos Govt

The matter was adjourned to November 16 by the court.