Man charged for killing friend with pestle in Kogi

A Chief Magistrates’ Court, sitting in Lokoja, Kogi state, has remanded a Disc Jockey in prison custody for allegedly killing a friend. Ugbede Iyeh,18, was accused of killing his friend,

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Super Eagles move up three places in FIFA rankings

The Super Eagles of Nigeria have moved up 
three places in the latest rankings released by the Federation of International Football Associations (FIFA). The Eagles, who were ranked 67th in

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Buhari backs agitation for local government autonomy

President Muhammadu Buhari  on Thursday said his administration 
will support a constitutional amendment that will give local governments independence from states. President Buhari made his position known when he
 received

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CSO committee backs federal government’s anti-corruption war

The Civil Society (CSO) Advisory Committee for the European Union (EU) funded Project, “Support to Anti-Corruption in Nigeria”, has restated its strong support for the Federal Government’s war against corruption,

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My husband almost killed me, teacher tells court

A teacher, Mrs Precious Anthony, has asked a  Customary Court sitting in Jikoyi, Abuja to dissolve her marriage. Mrs Anthony, who resides in Karu Village, told the court on Thursday

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Man kills friend after gambling with phone

The Lagos State Police Command has arrested a 21-year-old man, Ogadima Nkwaha, for allegedly slitting the throat of his friend, John Effiong, in the Olodi Apapa area of the state.

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N18bn fraud: EFCC declares ex-Gov Shema wanted

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has declared wanted, the immediate past Governor of  Katsina State, Ibrahim Shema, over alleged diversion of N18 billion from the local government areas joint

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SERAP gives AGF 7-day ultimatum to prosecute Patience Jonathan

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has asked the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, to institute criminal court proceedings against former First Lady, Dame

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Abuah to be laid to rest Friday

The remains of the late Director of Information in the Presidency, Mr. Onuorah Justin Abuah would be laid to rest on Friday, September 16, 2016, in Abuja. According to a

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Buhari congratulates Carlton Barrett at 75

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed good wishes towards Jamaican-born veteran journalist, Carlton Lindsay Barret, who turns 75 on Thursday. “President Buhari felicitates with the poet, novelist, academic and versatile journalist,

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