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SCOAN building collapse: Police chief says aircraft flew low over building

An Assistant Commissioner of Police, Alaba Haruna, on Friday told a Lagos High Court that an aircraft flew over Synagogue Church of All Nations building at Ikotun-Egbe, a Lagos suburb, just before it collapsed on September 12, 2014, killing 116 people.

Nigerian Navy hands over 32 suspects, exhibits to police

The Nigerian Navy says it has handed over 32 suspects with illegally refined Automotive Gas Oil (AGO) to the Area Commander, Nigerian Police, Okitipupa.

Suspected herdsmen kill five in Edo

Suspected herdsmen have reportedly killed a student of the Ambrose Alli University Ekpoma in Edo state identified as Collins Ojierakhi.

Suspected cultists kill driver, set bus ablaze in Akwa Ibom

Some suspected robbers of Iceland cult have reportedly attacked a commercial bus belonging to the Akwa Ibom Transport Company, killing the driver while no fewer than eight passengers escaped with bullet wounds.

Uncaring parents’ll be prosecuted – IGP Ibrahim Idris

The Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, says failure by parents to cater to their children is an offence.

Police constable dismissed for abducting 14-year old girl in Nasarawa

The Nasarawa State Police Command said it had dismissed a constable, Yaseer Sani, arrested for allegedly abducting a 14-year-old hawker, Halima Abdullahi, in Lafia.

Police arrest three herdsmen with AK-49 rifle in Ogun

The Ogun State Police Command says it has arrested three herdsmen for attempted murder and unlawful possession of an AK-49 rifle.

Ondo govt compels petrol stations to sell at N145‎ per litre

The Ondo State Government, on Saturday compelled filling stations hoarding petrol in Owo and Akure areas of the state to dispense the product at the normal pump price of N145 per litre.

Police commission approves promotion of 250 senior officers

The Police Service Commission has approved the promotion and confirmation of acting appointments of 250 senior Police officers.

Four policemen arrested over alleged professional misconduct, murder

The Delta State Commissioner of Police, CP, Zanna Mohammed Ibrahim, has ordered the immediate arrest of four policemen over an alleged professional misconduct and murder.

Policeman kills student in Akwa Ibom

A policeman has killed Imo Ekanem, a final year student of the Department of Mass Communication, Uyo City Polytechnic, Nduetong Oku, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, over his refusal to part with N100.

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AEPB seeks cooperation of FCT residents to check activities of beggars

The Abuja Environmental Protection Board (AEPB) has urged residents of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) to collaborate with the Board to check activities of beggars in the area.
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William Troost-Ekong: Argentina will be different with Messi

William Ekong has warned that the Super Eagles will on Tuesday face a completely different Argentina from the team they beat 4-2 in a friendly last year because Lionel Messi will feature this time.
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Gernot Rohr: Argentina clash will be a tough one

Super Eagles head coach Gernot Rohr has insisted that Tuesday game against Argentina will be a tough one and his boys must go into the game with a tough mentality

NCAA reaffirms figures released on 2017 passenger traffic, revenues

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has reaffirmed the sanctity of the recently released statistical data on the aviation industry on passenger traffic and revenues earned by both domestic and international airlines.
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FISH: Federal government returns to drawing board over high prices by developers

The Federal Government says is returning to the drawing board to address some of the challenges that had been bedeviling the implementation of the Federal Integrated Staff Housing Scheme (FISH).