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FCT commercial motorcyclists deplore robbery attacks on them

Commercial motorcyclists popularly known as `okada` operating in Karu area of Federal Capital Territory (FCT), have decried the incessant attacks on them by unknown persons.
EDITORS NOTE: Graphic content / Members of Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) wave flags and chant slogans as they take part in a demonstration to protest against the imprisonnement of a Shiite, in Abuja, on October 29, 2018. - The army and police confronted members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), the group's spokesman Ibrahim Musa told AFP, amid reports of casualties. Rights groups have accused Nigeria's military of killing more than 300 IMN supporters and burying them in mass graves during the 2015 confrontation, a charge the military strongly denies. (Photo by Sodiq ADELAKUN / AFP)

Shiites release 34 names of protesters allegedly killed by Nigerian soldiers

The Islamic Movement of Nigeria has released names of 34 bodies so far identified amongst the over 40 Shiite protesters allegedly killed by Nigerian soldiers within four days.

My husband has shunned my bed for too long, please separate us – Woman...

A Mararaba Upper Area Court, Nasarawa State, on Friday dissolved the six-month marriage between Saratu Abdullahi and her husband, Malam Ja’afaru, over lack of care and inconsiderate behaviour.
John Agim - Nigerian Army

DHQ faults Amnesty International’s narratives on Shiite protest

The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) has expressed worry that the narrative of the Amnesty International (AI) in matters of national security and unity of Nigeria has continued unabated in spite of verifiable evidences to the contrary.

Shi’ite: FEC directs Muhammad Bello to summon security council

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has directed the Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Malam Muhammad Musa Bello, to summon meeting of the territory’s security council to address Shi’ite uprisings in the territory.

Court sentences man to two years in prison for stealing in mosque

A Grade 1 Area Court in Aso-Pada, Mararaba, Nasarawa State, on Wednesday, sentenced a 27-year-old man, Musa Abubakar, to two years in prison for attempting to steal generator in a Mosque.

Shiite protest: Residents of Abuja community trek several kilometres

Residents of Mararaba/Nyanya and environs were subjected to hardship following protest by members of a Shiite group, IMN.
Abuja – A combined team of Nigerian police and army personnel have opened fire on the members of Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), popularly known as Shiites, killing unspecified number of the sect members.

Shiites: Soldiers took away many corpses but we recovered 16 bodies

The Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), better known as Shi’ites, says it has recovered the bodies of 16 of its members who were allegedly shot dead by soldiers on Monday.
Abuja – A combined team of Nigerian police and army personnel have opened fire on the members of Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), popularly known as Shiites, killing unspecified number of the sect members.

Scores feared dead as police, soldiers clash with Shiites members near Abuja

A combined team of Nigerian police and army personnel have opened fire on the members of Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), popularly known as Shiites, killing unspecified number of the sect members.

Man jailed two years for stealing church property

A Grade 1 Area Court in Aso-Pada, Mararaba, Nasarawa State , on Monday sentenced a 24-year-old man, Jonathan Samuel, to two years imprisonment for stealing church property worth N310,000.

Three killed as Nigerian troops clash with Shiites in Abuja

The Nigerian Army said on Sunday that its troops killed three members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, popularly called Shiites, who had allegedly attempted to overrun troops’ convoy and steal missiles and ammunition.

My husband cannot sexually satisfy me – Wife tells court

A housewife, Hauwa Adamu, on Wednesday begged a Mararaba Upper Area Court, Nasarawa State, to dissolve her marriage to Isyaku Na’Allah, over alleged inability to sexually satisfy her.

Man docked over alleged unpaid N331,600 hotel bills

The police on Tuesday arraigned a 43-year-old man, Oluyomi Morakinyo, in a Mararaba Upper Area Court, Nasarawa State, over alleged inability to pay N331,600 accumulated hotel accommodation bills.

My husband has sex with me once in 120 days – Wife tells court

A housewife, Sa’adatu Musa, on Monday begged a Mararaba Upper Area Court, in Nasarawa, to dissolve her marriage to her husband, Dembe for allegedly denying her sex.

Umaru Al-Makura’s son in motor accident, three feared dead

Khalid Umaru, the son of Governor Umaru Tanko Al-Makura of Nasarawa state on Friday night allegedly knocked down about six people at Mararaba area in Lafia, the state capital.
Main gate of the Lagos State Secretariat, Alausa under lock and key, as the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) began nationwide strike in Lagos…yesterday

Labour gives condition for ending strike

The warning strike declared by the organised labour was observed in part across the country yesterday. Labour is demanding N65,000 as a national minimum wage, up from the current N18,000.

Babachir Lawal: I made over N500 million last year, so my sack a blessing

The immediate-past Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Babachir Lawal, has said his sacking by President Muhammadu Buhari was a blessing in disguise.

Ma jailed for house-breaking, weeks to his wedding

A Wuse Zone 6 Chief Magistrates’ Court, Abuja, on Tuesday, sentenced one Abubakar Ali, slated to get married on October 1, to three months in prison.

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