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Two dead, 12 Injured In Ekiti Auto Crash

File photo used to illustrate story. Two persons have died in a road accident involving a commercial bus and a car along Ado Ekiti-Iworoko Road on Sunday. According to an eyewitness report, no fewer than 12 persons sustained varying degrees of injuries in the fatal accident, which occurred close to …

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Bandits Kill Catholic Lector, Others In Kaduna

File Photo: Gunmen Armed bandits have killed seven persons, including a Catholic lector in Igabi and Kajuru local government areas of Kaduna State.  The State Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Samuel Aruwan, confirmed the incidents in a statement on Sunday. File Photo: Gunmen middleeastpress According to him, gunmen …

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Jangebe Abduction Will Be The Last Kidnap Case, Buhari Vows

The abduction of female students from Government Girls Science Secondary School, Jangebe, Zamfara State, will be the last of such to happen, President Muhammadu Buhari vowed on Sunday. According to NAN, this was contained in a statement issued by the Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, who led a high-powered Nigerian …

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Yobe Government Shuts All Boarding Schools

Yobe Governor Mai Mala Buni The Yobe State Government has ordered the indefinite closure of all boarding schools across the 17 local government areas of the state.  Although the reason for the closure was not stated, it may not be unconnected with the recent abductions of students in Zamfara and …

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Police Arrest 40 For Drug Peddling, Others In Abuja Raid

The police command in the Federal Capital Territory has arrested over 40 suspects for their alleged involvement in criminal offences. The command’s spokesman, Mariam Yusuf, disclosed this in a statement on Sunday. According to her, the suspects were arrested during coordinated raids and patrols in Abaji, Gwarinpa, Asokoro, Jabi-Daki Biyu …

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Man Arrested With N1 Billion Worth Of Cocaine In Sokoto

File photo used to illustrate story Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency in Sokoto State have arrested a 36-year-old suspected trans-border drug trafficker, Nkem Timothy, alias Auwalu Audu with 62 wraps of substance suspected to be cocaine. Timothy was caught while trying to cross over to Algeria through …

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