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Anambra government plans revalidation of land title documents

Anambra State Government says it will soon carry out revalidation of title documents in some of the Government Layouts in the state.

Governor Okowa vows to end Asaba flooding in 8 months

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State, on Wednesday, said the perennial flooding in Asaba, the state capital, during rainy seasons would be a thing of the past by February next year when ongoing drainage projects are expected to be completed.

Police to deploy 3,500 officers for Sallah in Katsina

The Katsina State Police Command has disclosed that it will deploy 3,500 men and officers to the Eid-el-Fitr praying ground, recreation centres and other public places to ensure a hitch-free Sallah celebration in the state.

Hoodlums gang rape, stab student to death

A student, Miss Mercy Victor, allegedly died on Tuesday in Jalingo from injuries she sustained following a gang rape on her by hoodlums on Sunday night.

Protests in Kwara over perceived attempt to implicate Senator Saraki

Youths in Offa, the town where the bank robbery of April 5 took place, held a peaceful protest at the palace of Olofa of Offa on Monday to decry what they perceived as an attempt by the police to implicate Senate President Bukola Saraki in the robbery incident.

Gunmen assassinate market chief in Benue

There was pandemonium at the GRA area of Katsina-Ala township after some gunmen, early hours of Saturday shot dead a market chief in Katsina-Ala local Government area of Benue State.

Rivers urges federal government intervention over rainstorm

Rivers State Government has called on the Federal Government to direct the National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, to intervene in the state to ameliorate the havoc caused by Monday night’s rainstorm in some parts of Port Harcourt.

Man in court for alleged impersonation, fraud

A 45-year-old man, George Okoh, was on Friday brought before an Asaba Magistrates’ Court for allegedly impersonating a police officer.

Undergraduate dies in Yankari swimming pool

A 400-Level student of the Department of Electrical Electronics at the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi, Gabriel Chinonso, has died at the swimming pool of the Yankari Games Resort.

400 level student drowns in Yankari swimming pool

A 400 level student at the department of electrical/electronics engineering at the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi, has reportedly died in the swimming pool of the Yankari Games Resort.

Ex-President Obasanjo’s government most corrupt in Nigeria’s history – Ex-Governor Kalu

Former Governor of Abia State, Chief Orji Uzor Kalu, yesterday, said former President Olusegun Obasanjo lacked the moral standing to describe any government as being corrupt, saying his government is most corrupt in the history of the nation.

Police arrest robbery gangs, recover guns in Borno

In what could be best described as harvest of arrests, the Borno State Police Command, has arrested and paraded an armed robbery syndicate, notorious in snatching of handsets, recovered arms and ammunition among others.

Ekiti guber: Don’t rely on federal might – Ex-Speaker tells APC

Former Speaker of Ekiti State House of Assembly, Mr. Olufemi Bamisile, has urged the All Progressives Congress (APC) not to rely solely on federal might to win the July 14 governorship election.

Nobody can rig Ekiti APC primary – Ex-Speaker

Former Speaker of Ekiti State House of Assembly, Mr. Olufemi Bamisile, has assured that the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship primary will not be rigged in favour of any aspirant.

NDIC cautions Nigerians against transactions in digital currencies

The Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation ( NDIC ) says transactions in digital currencies are not authorised by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), cautioning Nigerias against transacting business in bitcoin and other crypto currencies.

Real estate professionals laud 50 percent reduction of land use charge by Lagos government

The Chairman, Lagos State Chapter of the Nigerian Institution of Estate Surveyors and Valuers, NIESV, Mr. Olurogba Orinmalade, has Governor Ambode’s gesture in slashing the new

NACCIMA lauds federal government for supporting initiatives to promote standards

The Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (NACCIMA) has lauded the Federal Government for supporting initiatives meant to promote standards of goods and services in the country.

Woman allegedly steals policeman’s phone at a car wash

A 46-year-old woman, Racheal Effetah, who allegedly stole a policeman’s phone valued at N45,000 at a car wash, was on Friday released on N50,000 bail on the orders of an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court.

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Lawyer arrested after claiming executed man innocent

An Iranian defence lawyer has been arrested after claiming a man executed this week for killing three policemen was innocent, Iran’s Fars news agency said Wednesday.

Traders lose N150 million to inferno in Ekiti

Some traders operating within the premises of Oja Oba market in Ado Ekiti, Ekiti State capital, have lost property worth about N150 million to fire.

Group: 75% of sickle cell births in Nigeria don’t see fifth birthday

The Sickle Cell Support Network, an NGO, says Nigeria records about 150,000 sickle cell births annually but 75 per cent of this number never get to see their fifth birthday.

Senator Saraki seeks Russian support to fight ‘new terrorism’ in Nigeria

Senate President Bukola Saraki has canvassed for the support of Russia in the drive towards eradicating the new terrorism challenge facing Nigeria.

Pope Francis: Separation of families at border ‘immoral’

Pope Francis has called w Trump‘s “zero tolerance” policy that leads to the separation of migrant children from their parents at the US-Mexico border “immoral”.