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December 13, 2018 3:47 PM APC candidate kidnapped in Nasarawa regains freedom

The Nasarawa State Police Command has confirmed the release of David Ayele, the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate for Obi II state constituency in the 2019 election, abducted on Sunday in Lafia. The politician was abducted by gunmen at his Lafia residence around Tudun Kauri around 8:00pm on Sunday. Speaking on his release, the command`s spokesman 13

December 12, 2018 3:18 PM Police arrest LAUTECH final year student for allegedly stabbing boyfriend to death

Men of the Oyo State Police Command on Wednesday, said they have arrested a 23-year-old final year female student of the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomoso, Abiodun Olabisi, for allegedly stabbing a fresh graduate of the university, Adegun Lekan, to death. Olabisi was among suspects who were paraded by the Commissioner of Police 20

December 12, 2018 9:02 AM Okada rider arrested for raping teenage daughter in Lagos

A 58-year-old commercial motorcyclist, identified as Johnson Okon, has been arrested for allegedly defiling his 14-year-old daughter in Ikorodu, Lagos State. The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Edagal Imohimi, who paraded the suspect before newsmen, said that the 14-year-old girl fled their home after she reported the incident to her mother who did not believe 20

December 12, 2018 7:12 AM Biafra: MASSOB backs IPOB, blasts police over arrest of Jewish protesters

The Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB, has condemned the arrest of 51 suspected members of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, who held procession in Jewish regalia on some streets of Umuahia, the Abia State capital. The suspects were 10 females and 41 males, who police said disguised as Jewish worshippers to confuse 19

December 11, 2018 6:01 AM EPL: Hazard speaks on alleged racial abuse from Chelsea fans

Chelsea star, Eden Hazard, has offered his support to Raheem Sterling, after the Manchester City winger suffered alleged racist abuse in their 2-0 win on Saturday. The Blues have already suspended four fans and are assisting police in their investigation of the incident. Hazard, who set up both of Chelsea’s goals, has slammed the abuse Sterling received 23

December 10, 2018 5:06 PM Man nabbed for attempting to burgle Ex-SGF, Babachir’s office

Adamawa Police Command, on Monday, confirmed the arrest of a burglary suspect at former Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr Babachir Lawal’s office, in Yola. Spokesman of the command, Mr Othman Abubakar, a Superintendent of Police, confirmed the arrest to newsmen in Yola, NAN reports. Abubakar said that the suspect who attempted to burgle 26

December 10, 2018 3:38 PM EPL: Klopp reacts to alleged racial abuse of Raheem Sterling

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has reacted to the racial abuse targeted at Manchester City’s star player, Raheem Sterling during City’s defeat at the hands of Chelsea. Kloop said that he is ‘not surprised’ at the alleged racial abuse directed at Sterling. He informed members of the Metropolitan Police that he heard racist insults and other foul languages 22

December 10, 2018 12:27 PM Man seeking to restore his glory defrauded of N4.5m

A Herbalist, Olaifa Ajayi, 34, who police accused of allegedly swindling one Olufemi Olusoga, of N4.5million to offer special prayer for “restoration of glory” on Monday appeared in a Tinubu Chief Magistrates’ Court. NAN reports that Ajayi, who lives in Abiola Estate, Jakande Lagos, is charged with three counts of conspiracy, fraud and theft. The prosecutor 18

December 9, 2018 6:55 AM Adeboye issues warning to RCCG members

General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, has warned church members to stop buying any item that displays his picture. Speaking at the ongoing Holy Ghost Congress 2018 at Mowe in Ogun, Adeboye said he had nothing to do with the items such as stickers, key holders and books, among others. According to Adeboye, displaying 21

December 7, 2018 5:52 PM Fire guts Forte Oil station at Lagos Airport

There was confusion on Friday afternoon at the Murtala Muhammed Airport, Lagos following a fire outbreak at the Forte Oil Petrol Station. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the inferno, which started around 2.10 pm saw, people running for safety thereby causing vehicular traffic jam on the roads within the airport. The spokesperson for the Lagos 25