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Kogi denies diversion of relief materials for flood victims

SEMA denies that the relief materials of the flood victims are being used for other purposes.

LG Poll: Kaduna court issues bench warrant for arrest of PDP candidate

The Local Government election is scheduled for Saturday.

Ojukwu wills estate, moneys to Bianca

The late Nkemba of Nnewi, Chukwuemeka Ojukwu, willed his estate and monies to his widow, Bianca. This was disclosed at an Enugu High Court on Friday when the deceased’s will was read. The late military leader, best remembered as the leader of the Igbo nation during the Biafra war (1967-1970) died at the age of […]

Fashola arrests policeman riding okada on express road

The policeman will be handed over to the Lagos State Commissioner of Police for prosecution.

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Armed police officers foil protest in Jos

Armed police men were once again deployed to disperse unarmed civilians protesting.

My husband sleeps with his 10-year-old stepdaughter, wife tells court

The young daughter says her stepfather has been sleeping with her countless times.

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Court sentences teenager to 5 year term in reformatory for theft

The 13-year-old will spend time in a reformatory establishment in Abeokuta

We won’t tolerate your disrespect, Rivers Assembly warns Commissioners

The Rivers State Speaker warned commissioners in the state to stop turning down invitations

Court orders unconditional release of Ugolor, another over murder of Oshiomhole’s secretary

Olaitan Oyerinde was murdered on May 4

Babalakin, Bi-Courtney boss, absent from court

Mr. Babalakin has faced turbulent times recently.

Ondo NDLEA builds church to rehabilitate drug addicts

The rehabilitation centre houses mostly children of the rich between the ages of 16 and 35.

Ondo oil producing communities accuse oil company of neglect

Oil companies in Nigeria have constantly been accused of destroying the lives of their host communities.

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Army Colonel accused of rape shuns court summons

Army authorities claimed the officer had been redeployed

Trial of Oshiomhole’s aide alleged murderers begins Thursday

The late Olaitan Oyerinde was killed in May.

N800m fraud: EFCC accuses judge of indulging Kogi officials

The accused are being tried for corruption charges

Ogun suspends 1, 024 fraudulent, unqualified teachers

475 of the teachers forged certificates to gain employment, the state government said.

Imo Assembly restrains Okorocha from relocating School of Health Science

The legislators oppose the governor’s move to relocate the School of Health Science, Amaigbo in Nwangele Local Government Area to Orlu.

Prosecuting Lagos Speaker, top priority for EFCC -spokesperson

There are allegations that the ACN attempted to bribe the judge presiding over the case.

Keyamo challenges Delta’s right to deny adults below 40 electoral positions

The new law says that if you are below 40, you cannot be a member of the Delta Electoral Commission.

Ogun police return stolen N6.9m to bank

The police claim that the robbers stole the money from an ATM in Sagamu.

Judge admits documents in N15bn trial of Bafarawa

The former Sokoto State Governor, Attahiru Bafarawa, is being tried for corruption.

Ondo Varsity set to suspend workers leaders over protest

The staff had been protesting the nonpayment of salaries.

Court remands kidnappers of Osun Speaker’s wife in prison

The alleged kidnappers were denied bail.

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Lagos Election Appeal Tribunal to resume sitting, new member sworn-in

Ayoola Philips is the new member of Lagos State’s Election Appeal Tribunal

Kebbi suffers acute shortage of teachers, to employ 10 thousand

Kebbi has too few teachers