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Police kill notorious armed robbery suspect in Enugu
The Enugu State Police Command has confirmed the death of a notorious armed robbery suspect, Chukwuemeka Ugwu, who operated in Enugu and Abakaliki, after a gun duel.
The Command’s Public Relations Officer, Mr Ebere Amaraizu, confirmed the death via a statement he issued on Thursd...
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Senate suspended Ndume for saying the truth – Borno residents
Some residents of Borno on Thursday expressed shock over the six months suspension slammed on former Senate Leader, Alhaji Muhammad Ndume, by the leadership of the Senate.
The residents described the action was unfortunate.
Malam Musa Walama, an Iron- Bender, said that the suspen...
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60% of eligible voters not registered by INEC –Reps
John Ameh, Abuja
The House of Representatives said on Wednesday that the Independent National Electoral Commission failed to register 60 per cent of Nigerians of voting age between 2011 and 2015.
It said the non-registration was due to the failure of the electoral umpire to compl...
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Mob attack: FG summons Indian High Commissioner
The Federal Government on Wednesday asked Indian Government to ensure the immediate arrest and prosecution of those responsible for attacks of Nigerian students in an Indian university.
The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Amb. Olushola Enikanolaiye, made the cal...
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Senators now blackmailers, comedians — Buhari’s aide, Ezekwesili
Olalekan Adetayo and Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja
President Muhammadu Buhari’s Personal Assistant on Social Media, Mrs. Lauretta Onochie, on Wednesday chided senators over their current rift with the Executive, saying they have turned themselves into blackmailers.
Also, a former Minis...
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Ikeme injury worries Wolves boss
Carl Ikeme is a doubt for Saturday’s game with Cardiff as the Wolves goalkeeper continues to be monitored for a hamstring injury, expressandstar.com reports.
Boss Paul Lambert has confirmed that the 30-year-old is being assessed after picking up the injury while away on internati...
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Ecobank asks court to suspend proceedings in Honeywell’s suit
Ramon Oladimeji
Ecobank Nigeria Ltd. has urged Justice Mohammed Idris of the Federal High Court in Lagos to suspend further proceedings in a suit filed against it by Honeywell Flour Mills Plc and its sister companies – Anchorage Leisures Ltd. and Siloam Global Ltd.
Honeywell and...
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