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December 9, 2017 3:47 PM Jerusalem: Israel fires retaliatory airstrike in Gaza

Israeli airstrikes killed two members of Hamas in Gaza in the early hours of Saturday after missiles were fired at Israel by Palestinian Islamists, Guardian Uk reports. According to reports, this brings the number of fatalities in the past two days to four. The Israeli army shot two Palestinians dead in Gaza on Friday. The attack carried out by Israel’s 18

December 7, 2017 9:05 AM Hunt down and kill Britons who join IS — Defence Minister

Britons who have joined the Islamic State militant group in Syria and Iraq should be hunted down and killed, Britain’s new defence minister said. Gavin Williamson said that Britons who had gone to Syria or Iraq to fight for Islamic State hated what Britain stands for, and that air strikes could be used against the estimated 270 British citizens who are still 17

December 7, 2017 8:38 AM Nasarawa Deputy Police Commissioner, Nwanedo Ndubuisi dead

The Deputy Commissioner of Police in Nasarawa State Police Command, Nwanedo Ndubuisi, has died, aged 55. The Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, announced Ndubuisi’s death in a statement in Abuja on Wednesday. The late Deputy Commissioner of Police, who was in charge of operations in Nasarawa state, joined the police on the 15th March, 1988 as a Cadet 20

December 6, 2017 7:20 AM SERAP calls for release of BudgIT staff arrested by SARS

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has called for the release of BudgIT staff, Moses Motoni who was allegedly arrested by operatives of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) in Kaduna. The group accused Senator Sani Ahmed of being responsible for his arrest, while calling on President Muhammadu Buhari and the Senate president, Bukola 25

December 4, 2017 11:37 AM Suspected armed robbers shoot security guard dead in Delta community

Suspected armed robbers in the early hours of today shot dead a security guard (name unknown) at the Pickup Garage, Amai Junction in Obiaruku Community, headquarters of Ukwuani Local Government Area of Delta State. The Suspected armed robbers also burgled some shops and carted away mobile phones and other accessories worth millions of Naira. The gruesome 30

December 3, 2017 5:53 AM Kwara monarch, Oba Charles Ibitoye dies at 65

The Olomu of Omu-Ara in Irepodun Local Government Area of Kwara State, Oba Charles Ibitoye is dead. His death was confirmed by Chief Festus Awoniyi, the Petu of Omu-Aran. Awoniyi broke the news of the monarch’s passage shortly after the meeting of the Olomu-in-Council on Saturday in Omu-Aran. Awoniyi also told reporters that “the Elemosho of Omu-Aran 27

November 30, 2017 6:04 AM Ex-Foreign Minister, Adeniji is dead

National President of the Association of Retired Career Ambassadors of Nigeria (ARCAN) Amb. Dapo Fafowora, who broke the news, said : “I have received with sadness, the news of the death of Amb. Olu Adeniji in London last Sunday. “Amb. Adeniji was an iconic figure in the foreign service rising to the position of a permanent secretary and later foreign 25

November 30, 2017 3:51 AM Truck crushes pregnant woman, 6 others in Ogun

Seven people, including a pregnant woman, were crushed to death in an accident involving a white Volvo truck and a red Nissan Blue Bird car at mechanic village, along OGTV/Ajebo Road in Abeokuta. Sector Commander, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), in Ogun, Mr. Clement Oladele, who confirmed the incident to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), yesterday 20

November 27, 2017 12:31 PM Osun monarch, Apetumodu, dies at 80

Oba James Adedokun Adegoke, the Apetumodu of Ipetumodu in Ife North Local Government Area of Osun State is dead. According to Punch, Oba Adegoke died at his palace in Ipetumodu at the age of 80. It was gathered that the monarch was the 26th Apetumodu. He succeeded Oba Olaolu Ayoola, who died in 1986. A relative of the late monarch who confirmed the news in Osogbo 22

November 25, 2017 6:48 PM Kastina APC Chieftain Found Dead — OsunDefender

The Secretary of the All Progressive Congress, APC in Dutsinma Local government area of Katsina, Idris Bature, has been found dead. The Commissioner of Police, Besen Gwana, who confirmed the development while addressing newsmen in the state, was silent about Bature’s identity but said the deceased was found with injuries on his head. Gwana said one Aliyu 19