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January 17, 2018 9:56 AM Lunatic Arrested With POS Machine In Lagos

The Lagos State Police Command has arrested a suspected armed robber who disguised as a lunatic to rob people. According to reports, residents had informed the Divisional Police Officer (DPO) at MAN centre, who led his men to the scene and arrested the suspect. The 27-year old suspect Olayinka Ogundimu, was arrested at Anifowoshe Street, Ikeja area of the state 17

January 16, 2018 4:06 PM Gambia President, Adama Barrow visits Buhari in Aso Rock

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday in Abuja met behind closed doors with visiting Gambia’s President, Adama Barrow at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The Gambian President, Barrow arrived at about 11:45am and was received by the Nigerian President, Buhari. According to the Presidency’s Twitter handle,”The Bilateral Meeting WAS concluded, followed by a press 18

January 16, 2018 10:44 AM NDLEA arrests 211 drug suspects, seizes 3,717.6 kg of hard drugs

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Kebbi State Command, has confirmed the arrest of 211 suspects and seizure of 3,717.6 kg of hard drugs from January to December 2017. The state Commandant, Suleiman Jadi, made the disclosure on Monday in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Birnin Kebbi. Jadi said that the command had, during 17

January 16, 2018 10:09 AM Boko Haram Attacks Again, Many Killed, Others Abducted

Boko Haram has again attacked leaving several dead and abducting other. The attack happened today Tuesday in Pallam community in Madagali Local Government Area of Adamawa, local officials and residents have said. The attack came barely a week after the terrorists launched a similar attack on neighbouring Wanu, Kamale and Kafin Hausa communities of Michika 16

January 15, 2018 9:12 AM APC Mourns Osun Ex-Adviser, Amuda

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in the State of Osun has expressed shock at the sudden death of former Special Adviser to Governor Rauf Aregbesola on Works, Engineer Sabitu Amuda. A statement signed by the State Secretary of the party, Hon Rasaq Salinsile described the death of the deceased as a great loss to Iwo Community, Osun and Nigeria at large 20

January 15, 2018 1:47 AM Join millionaires’ club running grocery stores

stores are the small stores where you can buy food items and others like beverages, wines or other special items mainly located in neighbourhoods or small communities. It is one store that a community cannot afford not to have as it is quite handy to meet the residents’ basic needs. They are extremely useful. So useful that life could be miserable in a neighbourhood 14

January 14, 2018 6:56 PM Ondo monarch cries out over alleged assassination attempt

The Ogeleyinbo of Ayetoro community in Ilaje Local Government Area of Ondo State, Oba Micah Ajijo, has raised the alarm over an alleged plan to assassinate him, his family members and his supporters. The monarch is fingering one Prophet Oluwambe Ojagbohunmi as the mastermind of the alleged assassination attempt. The monarch, who spoke through the community 18

January 13, 2018 7:22 PM Obokun ES Advocates Participatory Community Development

The Executive Secretary, Obokun Local Government Council Area of the State of Osun, Alhaji Asaolu Oladiran has reiterated the importance of Community Development Associations (CDAs) towards guaranteeing development at the grassroot, saying the complementary roles being played by the various CDAs go a long way to fastrack the desired development. At a gathering 22

January 12, 2018 11:57 AM 50-year-old man drugs, rapes 7 underage boys in Niger

One, Abdullahi Haruna, from Nasko community in Magama Local Government Area of Niger State, has been arrested for defiling seven underage boys. According to Punch, The 50-year-old was said to have had regular sexual intercourse with the teenagers for a long time before he was nabbed. It was gathered that Haruna divorced his wife sometime ago and took to defiling 23

January 12, 2018 10:04 AM Mob Beats Woman For Stealing #5000 In Ile Ife

A middle aged woman in her late 30s was on Thursday night beaten to stupor by an angry mob in Ile-Ife, State of Osun. The suspect who identified herself as “Iya Funke” was alleged to have stolen #5000 from a shop at Ojoyin community in the town. She was pounced on beaten mercilessly, dangerous weapons like axe, burning stick among others were used to beat her to stupor 19