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A Lagos High Court sitting in Igbosere, has sentenced a 47-year-old commercial driver Akeem Raimi, popularly known as an old soldier, to death by hanging, for killing a carpenter over refusal to refund N3000.

Commercial driver sentenced to death by hanging for killing carpenter over N3000 debt

A Lagos High Court sitting in Igbosere, has sentenced a 47-year-old commercial driver Akeem Raimi, popularly known as an old soldier, to death by hanging, for killing a carpenter over refusal to refund N3000.
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Why Jos residents prefer bitter kola to kolanuts – survey

Many residents of Jos say they prefer chewing bitter kola to taking kola nuts because of the numerous health benefits of the crop.

Abducted commercial driver’s body found in Enugu

The police in Enugu State on Monday found the body of a commercial driver abducted by suspected herdsmen, after killing a Catholic priest, Rev Fr Paul Offu, last Thursday.
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Kidnappers demand N50 million ransom for abducted Enugu monarch

Barely four days a Catholic priest, Rev Father Paul Offu was shot dead, and a commercial driver, Kenneth Igwe abducted, a traditional ruler was on Thursday night kidnapped almost on the same spot.
Ibikunle Amosun

Ijebu-Ode residents laud Ogun government on road projects

Some residents of Ijebu-Ode have commended the Ogun government for rehabilitating some roads in the community, saying this had eased free flow of traffic.

Driver docked for allegedly stealing exhibits recovered from “Evans”

A 27-year-old commercial driver, Mashudu Rabiu, on Monday appeared in an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court for allegedly stealing three articulated vehicle carcases recovered from notorious kidnapper, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, a.k.a Evans.

Driver remanded in prison for allegedly killing woman

A 35-year-old commercial driver, Saheed Asimi, was on Friday remanded in prison for allegedly knocking down a pedestrian, an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court has ruled.
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Two nabbed for selling fake tickets to commercial drivers in Edo

‎Authorities of the Egor Local Government Council have arrested two revenue enforcement workers of the Council for allegedly issuing fake receipts to unsuspecting commercial drivers.

Fans warn Super Eagles against defensive play against Argentina

Some supporters of the Super Eagles have warned the team against defensive play in their third group match at the FIFA World Cup in Russia.

FCT residents express diverse views over online divorce application

Some residents of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) on Wednesday expressed divergent views over the introduction of online divorce applications by the British authorities.

Driver docked for allegedly raping 13-year-old girl

A commercial driver, Sunday Elo, 42, who allegedly raped a 13-year-old girl, was on Thursday remanded in kirikiri Prisons, Lagos, by an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court.

Suspected cultists kill commercial tricyclist in Bayelsa

Cultists operating as thugs in the popular Tombia Market, Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, have stabbed a commercial driver of a tricyclist, Keke Napep, to death in their failed attempt to rob him.

Driver allegedly absconds with employer’s vehicle

A 26-year-old commercial driver, Femi Adebayo, on Friday appeared before a Tinubu Magistrates’ Court in Lagos for allegedly absconding with his employer’s N 1.5million vehicle.

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