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Insecurity: Miyetti Allah begins tour of Fulani settlements in Enugu

The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders’ Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) says it has begun the sensitisation of its members in the 14 Fulani settlements in Enugu State, in order to check infiltrators.

Man forges vehicle’s master key for N12,000

A 39-year old man, Endurance Agazuma, who was caught with a forged vehicle master said he paid N12,000 to get it in Aba, Abia State.
Mr Asuquo Amba, new Ekiti Commissioner of Police

Police: Tough time awaits criminal in Ekiti

The Commissioner of Police in Ekiti, Mr Amba Asuquo, on Wednesday said tough times awaits criminals in the state and neighbouring states who failed to amend their ways.

15-year-old boy ‘dies’ in swampy water in Delta

A fifteen-year-old boy in Junior secondary school, JSS 3, has reportedly died in a swampy pool behind Osubi airport, Okpe local government area on Tuesday.

Fuel tanker explosion kills 57 people in Tanzania

At least 57 people have died after a fuel tanker exploded in Tanzania, according to police.
The Acting Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has ordered vehicular restriction from 6am – 6pm tomorrow 16 February during the election.

Eid-el-Kabir: Police chief orders deployment of personnel, equipment in public places

Joining them to keep the peace are personnel of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), while the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) is assigning its own to the highways to ensure safety.

IPOB asks Abia governor to provide evidence of arrest of killer-soldier

The Indigenous People of the Biafra (IPOB) has asked Abia Governor Okezie Ikpeazu to provide pictorial evidence of the acclaimed arrest of killer of the commercial motorcyclist in his state.

Police recover N6 million from kidnappers in Niger

The Niger State Police Commissioner, Usman Adamu, has disclosed that over six million naira have been recovered from kidnappers between June and August this year.

Police parades suspected rapist of 10-year-old mother

Terna Taga (alias Orpaka), the man who allegedly raped and impregnated a10-year-old girl that gave birth to a baby girl in Makurdi, the Benue State capital, has confessed that he actually had carnal knowledge of the little girl twice sometime in December last year.
In a bid to create access to quality education, Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has announced the abolition of all forms of fees and levies in public primary and secondary schools across the state.

Cultism: We’ve submitted Rivers university lecturers’ names to DSS – governor

Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike said on Wednesday that his administration had forwarded the names of lecturers in the Rivers State University to the Department of State Services for profiling.
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Police to patrol corps members’ lodges in Anambra

The Anambra State Commissioner for Police John Abang has requested the coordinator of National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Mr Kehinde Aremu to provide the command with the locations of corpers lodges in the state.

No #RevolutionNow protest in Edo

The Oba Ovoranmen Square, the city centre that served as rallying point for previous protests, was empty.

Delta man kills brother-in-law over alleged infidelity

Residents of the NDDC Road in Amukpe, Sapele Local Government Area of Delta State, are mourning the alleged killing of a man identified simply as Pius by his sister’s husband over infidelity.
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APC lauds police over quick rescue of kidnap victims

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has commended men and officers of Ogun State command for their swift rescue of the five kidnap victims at Ogbere-Sagamu section of Benin-Lagos express road.
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Ogun APC calls for synergy among security operatives

The Ogun State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC, on Sunday called for increased sharing of intelligence and synergy among security and paramilitary operatives for efficient and effective combat of crimes in the society.

How God rescued me from kidnappers – RCCG pastor

A pastor of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, Chidimma Ibenegbu, has narrated how God caused her to escape from the detention of kidnappers.
Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has urged secular musicians who protested to the General Overseer of Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, to direct their future protests to the government.

Pastor Adeboye pleads as five RCCG pastors are abducted

General Overseer, The Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Pastor Enoch Adeboye, has called for prayers for the release of five ministers of the Church abducted by gunmen on Thursday.
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Oyo police nab illegal arms dealers with 10,000 live cartridges in Ibadan

Oyo State Police Command on Thursday paraded four unauthorised arms dealers, concealing 10,000 live cartridges for supply to allegedly criminally minded elements in the state.

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Former APC national chairman calls for merit in government appointments

Immediate past National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Chief John Odigie-Oyegun has called for merit as a requirement in making government appointments in Nigeria.
Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, Mrs Winifred Oyo-Ita

Family members urge Head of Service to quit over fraud allegation

The Head of Service of the Federation, Winifred Oyo-Ita, who confirmed being invited to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), to answer to allegations bordering on contract scam to the tune of N3 billion and duty tour allowance falsification and fraud case, is being pressurized by family members to resign.

IPOB members beat up Senator Ekweremadu in Germany

Some members of the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB), in Nuremberg, Germany, yesterday, attacked the former Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu.

Bayelsa governor set up campaign committee to pick PDP guber candidate

Governor Henry Seriake Dickson would on Monday August 19 inaugurate a campaign committee nicknamed Restoration Governorship election Primary Committee says the Commissioner for Information and Orientation, Mr Daniel Iworiso- Markson.

Sallah: North-East residents want stakeholders to emulate General Buratai, Nigeria Army

Residents of North-East Nigeria have expressed joy over the peaceful celebrations during the Eid celebrations and called on stakeholders to emulate Tukur Buratai and the Nigeria arm.