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How policeman defiled me on several occasions – pupil

A nine-year-old pupil (name withheld) on Wednesday narrated before an Ikeja Special Offences and Domestic Violence Court in Lagos how a 40-year-old policeman, Andy Eghobamien, lured her into his apartment and defiled her on numerous occasions.
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21-year old in court over ‘possession’ of double-barrel gun

A 21-year-old man, Ahmed Lukman, was on Tuesday brought before an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court for allegedly being in his possession of a double-barrel locally-made gun with the expended cartridge.
Elkana also said that detectives from Ilemba Hausa Division, arrested two suspects, one Mr Gidion Amuzie, 25, and Godspower Imafidion, 25, of Satellite Town, Lagos.

Four ‘notorious robbers’ arrested for killing cop in Lagos

A team of detectives led by the Divisional Police Officer, Igando, CSP Taiwo Kasumu, have arrested four notorious armed robbery suspects.
A worker holds an election poster to be displayed at a polling station (Photo by PIUS UTOMI EKPEI - AFP)

Lagos rerun: Police restrict movements at Ifelodun, Ajeromi

The Lagos State Police Command says there will be restriction of movement during Saturday’s Federal Constituency rerun elections in Ajeromi/Ifelodun areas of the state.

Man jailed 10 years for killing brother over woman

An Ikeja High Court on Wednesday sentenced a 28-year-old man, Collins Abakwe, to 10 years’ imprisonment for stabbing his younger brother, Chibuike Abakwe, to death during an argument over a woman.
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Man bags 10 years for stabbing brother to death

An Ikeja High Court on Wednesday sentenced a 28-year-old man, Collins Abakwe, to 10 years in prison for stabbing his younger brother, Chibuike Abakwe, to death during an argument over someone else’s lover.

Two men docked for rioting in Lagos

The accused persons, Tobi Adekeye and Jimoh Moshood, who were arrested by policemen attached to Amukoko Police Station, were said to have conspired with others, now at large, to commit the offences at Alafia Street, Amukoko, Lagos.
Track & Field Athletics

Chioma Ajunwa: Why Nigerian athletes are struggling

Nigerian Olympic champion, Chioma Ajunwa, has blamed the decline in Nigeria’s dominance in athletics to the lack of programs to identify and nurture young talents.
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Barber accused of abduction, rape

The Police, yesterday, arraigned a 24-year-old barber, David Jude, who allegedly abducted and raped a 16-year-old girl, before a Lagos Magistrate’s court sitting at Ajegunle.

Three policemen dismissed for reckless shooting

Three policemen attached to Lagos State police command was this morning dismissed for alleged reckless shooting.

Motor boy punches off colleague’s teeth over money

A 35-year-old motor boy, Rasheed Balogun, who allegedly beat-up his fellow motor boy and removed three of his teeth, was on Thursday in Lagos granted a N200, 000 bail.

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AGF: Federal government has ordered probe of court invasion by DSS

The Federal Government has ordered an investigation into the Friday invasion of the Federal High Court, Abuja, by the operatives of the Department of State Service, the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami, has said.
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Pensioners beg President Buhari to give them free healthcare services

The Nigeria Union of Pensioners (NUP) has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to approve free medical treatments for them who are 70 years and above across the country.