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In Makurdi, one Ms. Philomena Chieshe who has now been suspended, allegedly could not account for the said N36 million, being part-proceeds from the sale of forms for students seeking university admissions. When interrogated, she reportedly said her maid had confessed to the missing money having been taken by a mystery snake.

Senegal takes measure to end tension with Mauritania

Senegalese President Macky Sall is in Nouakchott, Mauritania, for a two-day official visit against the backdrop of tensions between Dakar and Nouakchott over a fisheries dispute.

76-year-old fisherman jailed for drug trafficking in Lagos

A Federal High Court in Lagos, has sentenced a 76-year old man, Isaac Ogbonnaya, to 36 months imprisonment, for drug trafficking.

Gaza fisherman shot dead by Egyptian army

A fisherman from the Gaza Strip was shot dead by the Egyptian army overnight for unclear reasons, Palestinian officials said Saturday, calling for an immediate investigation into the incident.

Anambra guber: IPOB makes fresh call on Ndigbo to boycott election

The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has raised fresh call on Ndigbo to totally boycott the Anambra State governorship election slated for November 18, this year.

Fisherman commits suicide over loss of boat, equipment, fish in Akwa Ibom

Frustrated after losing all his fishing implements including outboard engine and his catch to boat mishap, a father of four, Mr. Imoh Iyip-Erong, committed suicide.

Police arrest fisherman, herbalist for piracy

A 40-year-old fisherman, Seth Akpot, has been arrested in the Badagry area of Lagos for allegedly belonging to a gang of sea pirates.

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