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Man arrested for allegedly raping teenager

A 29-year-old man, Abdullahi Abubakar, has violated the sanctity of the church when he raped an 11-year-old girl behind an orthodox church in Minna, Niger State.

Police arrest suspected fraudster, others in Sokoto

The Police Command in Sokoto State says it has arrested some suspects who have engaged in multiple crimes across the state.

Police arrest suspected fraudster, others in Sokoto

The Police Command in Sokoto State says it has arrested some suspects who have engaged in multiple crimes across the state.

NEMA distributes relief materials to Jigawa flood victims

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), has distributed 265 bags of assorted grains and other relief materials to 200 victims of flood disaster in four Local Government Areas of Jigawa.

IHVN: Blood donation lowers calories, boosts fitness

Regular blood donation helps save millions of lives every year, lowers calories and improves body fitness, the Institute of Human Virology, Nigeria (IHVN) has said.

Gombe Assembly suspends four over mace theft

Gombe State House of Assembly has suspended four All Progressives Congress (APC) members for allegedly conspiring to remove the mace, the chamber’s symbol of authority; in a bid to prevent the removal of Minority Leader, Ahmed Haruna.

Gombe Assembly member flees with mace during plenary

There was drama on Thursday at the Gombe State House of Assembly during plenary when an All Progressives Congress, member representing Akko west constituency, Abdullahi Abubakar, took away the mace in an attempt to impeach the Minority Leader.

Police arrest cattle rustlers, recover 32 cows, 26 sheep in Niger

Two suspected cattle rustlers terrorising Eregi Fulani Camp in Katcha Local Government Area of Niger state, have been arrested by the state Police Command.

President Buhari arrives Jigawa for two-day visit

President Muhammadu Buhari arrived in Dutse, Jigawa state capital, on Monday for a two-day official visit to the state.

Flying Eagles off to Cairo on two-match tour

Nigeria’s U20 boys, Flying Eagles, on Saturday flew to Cairo for a two-match tour of Egypt as part of the team’s preparations for the qualifying series of the 2019 Africa U20 Cup of Nations.

Soldiers nab wanted Boko Haram terror suspect, 3 others in Borno

The Nigerian Army says its soldiers on counterinsurgency operations in the northeast have arrested one Bubayi Isa, a wanted Boko Haram terrorist in Borno state.

Tension in Kwara over discovery of two corpses

The discovery of two corpses in Kaiama Local Government Area of Kwara State following exchange of gunshots between members of a local vigilance group and some gunmen has heightened tension in the council area.

Herdsman sets ex-employer’s cassava, rice plantations ablaze

Twenty hectares of cassava and rice plantations owned by Lehin Investment Farms, have allegedly been burnt by a herdsman previously employed as a security guard by the company.

Suspected gunmen kill four in Kwara

Suspected gunmen have allegedly killed four vigilance group members in some Kaiama, Kiana local government area of Kwara state.

Jigawa SEMA disburses N3m cash assistance to 73 fire victims

The Jigawa State Emergency Management Agency (JISEMA), on Friday, disbursed over N3 million cash assistance to 73 victims of fire in Dutse Local Government Area of the state.

Police arrest 28 suspected kidnappers, armed robbery gang

The Nigeria Police Force has arrested 28 suspects for alleged kidnapping, armed robbery and unlawful possession of firearms in Tafa Local Government Area of Niger.

Prosecution’s absence stalls Nnamdi Kanu’s suit at ECOWAS court

Hearing of the case of alleged fundamental rights violation brought before the ECOWAS Court of Justice by the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, was on Tuesday stalled following the absence of the respondent’s counsel in court.

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