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SCOAN: Collapsed building in good condition without deflections – witness

A Lagos State High Court sitting in Igbosere was yesterday told by a witness, Architect Dayo Olatunbosun Fabiyi that the building belonging to the Synagogue Church Of All National (SCOAN) was in general good conditions with no deflections before it collapsed.

Tax evasion: Court renews Jay Jay Okocha’s arrest warrant

A Lagos State prosecutor, Y. A. Pitan, has told an Igbosere High Court in Lagos that former Super Eagles captain, Austin Okocha, has not liquidated the alleged tax debt he owed the state.

Absence of witness stalls alleged kidnap kingpin Evans’ trial

The absence of Insp. Idowu Haruna, a witness for the prosecution, stalled the trial of an alleged kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike alias Evans, on Thursday.

My brother’s friends beat him to death – Woman tells court

A prosecution witness, Chioma Okon, on Tuesday told an Igbosere High Court in Lagos how two of her brother’s friends, Dare Ogunrotimi and Kola Ali, beat his brother, Promise Okon, to death.

Female lawyer accused of killing her husband remanded at Kirikiri

An Igbosere High Court in Lagos on Monday remanded a 48-year-old female lawyer, Udeme Otike-Odibi, at Kirikiri prison for killing her 52-year-old husband, Symphorosa Otike-Odibi, and also chopping off his penis.

17-year-old house help accused of killing employers’ mother testifies

A Benin Republic house help, Christian Hounvenon Yavine, who was alleged of killing his employer’s mother by slicing her throat with a knife, has denied the allegation.

Suspected kidnap kingpin Evans accuses prison officials of starving him

Suspected billionaire kidnapper, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, popularly known as Evans, on Friday raised an alarm that prison authorities for three days in a row, have denied him food.

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Police rescue abducted passengers in Osun

Fourteen passengers, including the driver of a commercial 18-seater bus, who were reportedly abducted Sunday evening along Otan/Imesi Ile Road, Osun State by suspected Fulani herdsmen have been resuced, according to the police.

Processor hails forex restriction on starch, calls for ban on importation

Following the recent forex restriction on the importation of starch, ethanol, syrup and other raw materials from cassava by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), a starch processor, Goke Adeyemi, has called on the government to completely ban starch importation in order to encourage local processors.
The Institute for Peace and Conflict Resolution (IPCR) has pledged to collaborate with the Nigerian Army Resource Centre (NARC) to find practical solutions to insecurity confronting the country.

Nigerian Army urges citizens to carry means of identification in Adamawa, Borno, Yobe

The Nigerian Army Theatre Command, ‘Operation Lafiya Dole’, has launched ‘Operation Positive Identification’ against the fleeing Boko Haram/ISWAP terrorists in the North-East.

Police arrest ‘wanted internet fraudster’ in Abuja

A police source said the Imo State born suspect, allegedly designed a payment portal, known as Payoneer, which he linked to his book selling website, Amazon. com, where he was stealing credits cards details and identities of their owner using his Payoneer, payment portal.

Nigerians applaud National Assembly for recommending Air Peace chief for national award

Some Nigerians at Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport (NAIA), Abuja, have commended the National Assembly (NASS) for recommending the Chairman of Air Peace, Mr Allen Onyema, for national award in recognition of his patriotism.