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Kano firm petitions CBN, NDIC over alleged N86 million scam

A Kano-based firm, Triple C Motors Nigeria Limited, has written a petition to the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), and the Nigerian Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC), demanding payment of N86 million for the supply of seven vehicles to Fidelity Bank Plc.

Four feared killed as cultists clash in Lagos communities

There is palpable fear in Oworonshoki and Gbagada areas of Lagos State during the week as fresh violent clashes broke out in the neighbourhoods between two rival cult groups – Eiye and Aye confraternities.

Five die as container-laden truck falls on tricycles in Onitsha

Five persons died, yesterday morning, while four others sustained injuries when a truck carrying a 20-foot container fell on two tricycles at Upper Iweka by Obodoukwu Road Junction, Onitsha, Anambra State.

Senator Okorocha: Governor Ihedioha is after my family with thugs

Former governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha, has accused the task force on recovery of government properties of making bold their threat to mob his family for allegedly withholding some government properties in their possession.
The ring swallowing suspect, Taofeek Adebayo, 19, along with an accomplice, Toheeb Tijani, 20 were arrested in Oshodi – Oke shortly after dispossessing two ladies occupying a grey Sienna bus of a gold ear – ring and a set of wedding rings.

Robber swallows woman’s wedding ring

A traffic robber who swallowed his victim’s wedding ring after threatening to kill her was Friday arrested by the operatives of the Rapid Response Squad (RRS) of the Lagos State Command in Oshodi and CMS part of the metropolis.
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Ciara accepted into Harvard Business School

American singer Ciara has been accepted into the prestigious Harvard Business School.
Vincent Kompany confirmed earlier on Sunday that he has played his last game for Manchester City after a glittering 11-year spell at the Etihad Stadium.

Vincent Kompany writes heart-tugging open letter to Manchester City fans

Vincent Kompany confirmed earlier on Sunday that he has played his last game for Manchester City after a glittering 11-year spell at the Etihad Stadium.
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Gunmen kidnap mechanic in Abia

Unknown gunmen yesterday kidnapped a mechanic, Ngozi Alozie, along Opobo road, Aba.
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Police probes model’s death after testifying against politician in sex trial

Italy is investigating the mysterious death of a former model and witness at Silvio Berlusconi’s sex trial, with a newspaper suggesting on Saturday she may have been poisoned with a radioactive substance.

Nigerian Army: 24 arrested for snatching ballot boxes during gov polls

The Nigerian Army said it arrested no fewer than 24 suspects in connection with electoral offences during the Saturday Governorship and House Assembly elections in Imo, Abia and Cross River States.
The elections for Kogi East Senatorial District and Dekina-Bassa Federal Constituency have been declared inconclusive due to widespread violence, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said on Monday.

INEC declares elections inconclusive in Kogi East

The elections for Kogi East Senatorial District and Dekina/Bassa Federal Constituency have been declared inconclusive due to widespread violence, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said on Monday.

Police investigate fire incident affecting six PDP campaign vehicles in Enugu

The Police Command in Enugu State has commenced investigation into a fire incident in the state capital which affected six campaign vehicles belonging to the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP).

Five PDP campaign vehicles set ablaze in Enugu

Five vehicles branded with the pictures of Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State were late Sunday evening set ablaze in Enugu.

Police: Enugu auto-crash claims five lives

The Police Public Relations Officer for the Command, Ebere Amaraizu, who disclosed this in a statement in Enugu on Friday, explained how the crash occurred.

Four suspected kidnappers in police net after receiving N6 million from victims

The Lagos State Police Command said it had arrested four suspected kidnappers who allegedly collected N6 million from their victims.

Police confirm theft of 3-year-old twins in Bayelsa

The Police Command in Bayelsa has confirmed the theft of a set of three-year-old twins on Monday by unknown persons at a motor park in Yenagoa.
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Senator Melaye: How I escaped from kidnappers

Senator Dino Melaye has explained how he escaped from being kidnapped last Thursday while going to attend his court proceedings in Lokoja, the Kogi State capital.

Pastor allegedly swindles church member of millions of Naira

A self acclaimed pastor and founder Jesus the General Outreach Ministry based in Amuwo-Odofin, Lagos, ThankGod Udechukwu, has been arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Enugu Zonal Office.

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Google is ending a service that saw it share Android data with wireless carriers globally to help them better understand the network coverage they provided, the company has confirmed.

Google stops sharing Android user data with wireless carriers

Google is ending a service that saw it share Android data with wireless carriers globally to help them better understand the network coverage they provided, the company has confirmed.
Due to global warming, students of the Federal University of Agriculture (FUNAAB) have embarked on urban forestation programme with a view to reducing the challenges to the barest minimum.

FUNAAB students plant trees to tackle global warming

Due to global warming, students of the Federal University of Agriculture (FUNAAB) have embarked on urban forestation programme with a view to reducing the challenges to the barest minimum.
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Facebook launches ‘Developer Circles’ in Benin

Facebook has launched its “Developers Circles’’ in Benin, Edo, a platform that allows people who are technologically inclined to engage with experts, learn new technology and collaborate with developers to build tech products.
A Zuba Chief Magistrate Court in Abuja has adjourned the trial of Senator Elisha Abbo, the lawmaker charged for allegedly assaulting a nursing mother in a sex toy shop in Abuja.

Absence of Senator Abbo stalls ‘assault’ trial

The absence of a Senator, Elisha Abbo, who allegedly assaulted a nursing mother, was on Tuesday stalled in a Zuba Chief Magistrates’ Court, in Abuja.

Russia accuses US of stoking military tensions with missile test

Russia on Tuesday criticised the U.S. for ramping up military tensions by testing a ground-launched, medium-range cruise missile weeks after withdrawing from the INF pact with Moscow.