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Scavenger to receive 6 lashes for stealing plate in Abuja

A Karmo Grade 1 Area Court, Abuja, on Friday ordered that a scavenger, Nafiu Lawal, be given six strokes of the cane for stealing plate.

Lagos unveils roadmap to fix potholes, tackle flooding

The Lagos State Government yesterday unveiled its roadmap targeted at maintaining and rehabilitating roads across the state as well as comprehensive drainage maintenance and flood control programme between August and December 2017.

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Abia government to probe pipeline explosion – speaker

The Speaker of the Abia State House of Assembly, Chikwendu Kalu, has said the state government would probe the October 12 oil pipeline explosion that claimed some lives and property in the state.

US airstrike in Somalia kills about 60 al-Shabaab fighters

The US military on Tuesday announced its deadliest airstrike against the al-Shabaab extremist group in Somalia in nearly a year, killing about 60 fighters.

2019: Senate approves security budget

The approval of the budget followed a presentation of the report of the National Assembly Joint Committee on Appropriation at plenary.
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Emmanuel Amunike secures first victory with Tanzania

Simon Msuva and Ally Mbwana Samatta scored as Tanzania defeated Cape Verde 2-0 in Tuesday's Africa Cup of Nations qualifier the National Stadium in Dar es Salaam on Tuesday.

Juan Mata: Manchester United face ‘exciting month’ of fixtures

Juan Mata says Manchester United face an "exciting month" of fixtures and hopes a string of good results will boost confidence in the squad.