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April 19, 2018 9:44 AM How Buhari mortgaged future of Nigerian youths – Fayose

Fayose, writing on his Twitter page, stated that the future of youths in the country was “mortgaged by past leaders like President Buhari”. He wrote: “Nigerian youths are hardworking, intelligent and enterprising. Their future was mortgaged by past leaders like President Buhari, who had everything at their beck and call as youths. “I imagine the youths 24

April 5, 2018 2:17 PM Banished cripple allegedly defiled four minors in KebbiThe Sun News

Banished from Jega town for having canal knowledge of minors, a cripple man identified as AbdulAzeez Muhammed Jega, 40, popularly known as ‘Socia,’ has been arrested by the Vigilante Group of Nigeria (VGN) for allegedly defiling other four minors at Badariya area of Birnin-Kebbi, the Kebbi State capital. It was gathered that the suspect, who was banished 19

March 27, 2018 2:37 PM Father Of Four Arrested Over Armed Robbery In Ile Ife

Funsho Adegboye, the Area commander of the Police division at Moore in the town, in a statement said “the father of four children was arrested along with one Israel Animashaun recently through technical intelligence by men of F-SARS. He said “Their arrest followed series of car snatching reports, which the police has been trying to unravel and have been working 21

March 25, 2018 11:48 AM Leah will be Freed Today- Ibrahim Idris

The Inspector General of Police, Mr Ibrahim Idris, said the abducted Dapchi schoolgirl, Leah Sharibu, will be freed today from the Boko Haram captivity. Idris spoke with newsmen when he visited the Military Command and Control Centre, Maimalari Cantonment, Maiduguri. ‘Obviously, I am aware and that is what we are just discussing. I am supposed to go to Dapchi 23

March 23, 2018 1:48 AM Col. Joe Achuzia (1929-2018)

One of the most dreaded Biafran Army commanders during the 1967-1970 Nigerian Civil War, Colonel Joe Achuzia, has passed on. Aged 89, the Biafran War hero died on February 26, 2018 at the Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Asaba, Delta State. Before the war broke out, Achuzia was managing his Engineering Company in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. But, he had fought 23

March 21, 2018 8:54 PM Dapchi: Army hands over 106 girls, gives details

The Nigerian Army on Wednesday formally handed 106 released girls from Boko Haram captivity to the Federal Government. Maj.-Gen. Rogers Nicholas, the Theatre Commander, Operation Lafiya Dole, presented the released girls to the Minister of Information, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, at the 105 Air Force Composite Command, Maiduguri. Nicholas explained that “104 of the girls 23

March 19, 2018 8:10 AM 108 Nigerian peace-keeping police withdrawn from Liberia

The last batch of 108 Nigerian police officers has been withdrawn from the UN Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) after five years of service. UNMIL said the remaining 108 Nigerian FPU officers, the last UNMIL uniformed contingent remaining in Liberia, withdrew as part of the UN mission’s termination. “The Nigerian contingent has been deployed in Liberia since 24

March 17, 2018 8:10 PM AAU student, four others killed as herdsmen attack Edo community

At least five persons, including a first year student of the Ambrose Alli University Ekpoma, Edo S‎tate, Collins Ojierakhi, have been allegedly killed by herdsmen in Ugboha, Esan South East Local and Odiguete Ovia North East Local Government Areas of Edo state. No fewer than twelve persons are currently hospitalized at the Benin Central Hospitaland other 18

March 16, 2018 8:41 AM A Year After: Ife, Hausa Communities Reflect On Mayhem

A year after the crisis between Yoruba and Hausa Communities that claimed lives and property in Ile-Ife, people in both communities have reflected on the need to maintain peace and tranquility in their domain. Last Saturday, the Hausa community organised a prayer session which was led by Seriki Hausa of Ile-Ife, Alh. Muktar Madagali, and attended by the representatives 23

March 14, 2018 2:12 PM Police arrest lunatic who hacked two pupils to death in Ogun

Police in Ogun State have arrested the suspected lunatic who hacked to death two pupils of St. John’s Anglican School, Agodo in Ogun Waterside Local Government Area of the state. The suspect, Lekan Adebisi, had on Monday stormed the primary school at break time and hacked two pupils, aged four respectively, to death. He however fled the scene immediately 23