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How we repelled Boko Haram attack on Potiskum prison – Comptroller

The Kebbi State Comptroller of Prison, CP Sani Adamu Potiskum, is thanking for Providence and the courage of his men for foiling an attack by the 360 Boko Haram fighters who stormed Potiskum prison with bombs and rockets.

Governor Gaidam grants pardon to five prisoners

The governor of Yobe state, Ibrahim Gaidam, on Saturday granted pardon to five prison inmates who have been in jail for various offences.

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Kidnap kingpin Evans urges court to quash charges against him

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Nutritionist: Regular crab consumers likely to live long

Regular consumers of crabs are less prone to chronic heart disease and can have long lifespan, a nutritionist, Olusola Malomo, said on Friday.