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Lagos task force identifies criminal hideouts at abattoir

“It was an eyesore with miscreants and hoodlums freely smoking and selling Indian hemp, including prostitution by under aged boys and girls around the area,” the police image maker said.

Nigerian Air Force jets bomb Benue villages

Fighter jets of the Nigerian Air Force conducted air strikes on at least three Benue State communities on Saturday, in an operation which lasted several hours.

Kidnapped Methodist priest, others released by captors

A Methodist presbyter, Very Rev. Kayode Akande and two other church leaders kidnapped by suspected herdsmen in Osun State have regained their freedom.

Lagos chamber urges federal government to transfer abandoned property to Lagos government

The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) has urged the Federal Government to transfer its abandoned property in Lagos to the state government or lease them to the private sector.

Police begin manhunt for kidnappers of three university students

The Akwa Ibom Police Command has begun a manhunt for the abductors of three female students of Obong University, Obong Ntak, Etim Ekpo Local Government Area of State.

15 students injured ‘rapists’ attack girls school in Abia

At least 15 students of the Methodist Girls Model Secondary School Ovim Isuikwuato, Abia State were early Friday morning wounded when suspected rapists invaded their dormitory ordering them to strip.

Bayelsa APC behind Amassoma violence – PDP

The Bayelsa State chapter of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has alleged that the opposition All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state was a band of cultists, mischief-makers and unscrupulous criminal elements, masquerading under the platform of the APC who do not mean well for the state.

Insecurity: Senate asks security chiefs to submit budget for special funding

The senate has asked heads of security agencies to send a special budget that would enable them tackle insecurity in the country.

Insecurity: Senate considers special funding for security agencies

The Senate on Wednesday, resolved to consider setting up a special funding for security agencies in the country.

Two feared killed in violence at Bayelsa university

At least two persons were on Tuesday feared killed while others were injured following a clash between the police and protesters at the Niger Delta University (NDU), Amasoma, in Bayelsa State.

Police probe shootings in Ilorin

The Kwara State Police Command has called on residents to provide useful information to apprehend those responsible for the shooting incident at Tanke junction area of Ilorin on Wednesday night.

MURIC asks Nigerians to ignore Pastor Adeboye’s ‘prophecy of doom’

The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has asked Nigerians to ignore a warning made by Enoch Adeboye, general overseer of Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), calling it a “prophesy of doom”.

Senator Abe: Why I fell out with Minister Amaechi

A governorship aspirant on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers State, Senator Magnus Abe, has described his disagreement with leader of the party in the state and Minister of Transportation, Chibuike Amaechi, as political.

Senator Abe: My disagreement with ex-Governor Amaechi political

A governorship aspirant on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC), in Rivers State, Sen. Magnus Abe, says that his disagreement with the leader of the party in the state and Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, is political.

Suspected cultists beheads man, dismember body in Edo

Hoodlums suspected to be members of a secret cult group have beheaded a man simply identified as Osazuwa in Benin, the Edo State capital.

Police: Security men, lawmakers conspired to steal the mace

The Divisional Police Officer in the National Assembly, CSP Sulu-Gambari Abdul, on Wednesday blamed the April 18 invasion of the Senate and removal of the Mace by hoodlums on internal conspiracy.

APC Congress: Ningi secretariat razed by hoodlums

The All Progressives People’s APC ward congress in Bauchi State has turned violent Saturday evening when hoodlums believed to be political hirelings loyal to a faction of the ruling party burnt down the secretariat of Ningi local government council of the northeastern state.

Ekiti guber: Ojudu, Daramola becoming too desperate – Fayemi

The Minister of Mines and Steel Development and Governorship aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Dr Kayode Fayemi, has condemned the disruption of the party’s governorship primary election, yesterday, in Ado Ekiti, by thugs believed to be working for some aspirants in the race.

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