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University Student Shot Dead While Struggling With Armed Robbers Who Tried To Snatch His Phone

A Nigerian university student has been shot dead while he was struggling with armed robbers who tried to snatch his phone. The management of Akwa Ibom State University (AKSU) has sympathised with the family of one of their student, Late Emem Jimmy shot dead by a notorious gang of phone snatchers, Daily Trust reports. It was learnt that the victim, ...

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Woman, Accomplice Lure Facebook Friend To Bush To Rob Him Of Valuables

It was gathered that the suspect had sent a commercial motorcyclist who picked the victim on arrival to the bush where he was robbed at gunpoint. A 27-year old woman and her male accomplice have been arrested by the police for allegedly robbing a facebook friend of his valuables in Ogidi, Anambra State. The prime suspect, Ogochukwu Onourah, was said ...

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Couple Nabbed For Selling Three-day-old Baby For N300,000 In Imo (Photo)

The suspects were apprehended for allegedly conspiring to sell their little baby for N300,000. Anambra State Police command on Saturday said it has arrested a man and his wife for allegedly selling their three-day old baby boy at the rate of N300,000. The Police spokesperson in the state, Haruna Mohammed, disclosed this in a statement. He said the suspects Chinonso ...

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Cross River Workers Protest Payment Of May Salary

Cross River State governor, Prof Ben Ayade, has promised to pay the new N30, 000 minimum wage approved by the Federal Government. Workers in Cross River have protested the payment of May salary on the first day of the month by Governor Ben Ayade. Mr Ayade has consistently paid the May salary on the first day of the month in ...

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Suspected Rice Smuggler Kill Customs Official In Jigawa

The Customs officials were said to be pursuing the suspect from Sule Tankarkar road towards Gumel town when the unfortunate incident happened. A witness said the suspected smuggler ran his vehicle over the Customs official at Emir’s Palace road in Gumel town in a desperate move to escape arrest. The Customs’ spokesperson for Kano/Jigawa area command, Isa Dan-Baba, confirmed the ...

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We can’t celebrate Zainab Aliyu’s release and forget Leah Sharibu -CAN to Buhari

The northern states chapter of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to double up efforts in securing the freedom of Leah Sharibu, following the release of Zainab Aliyu from Saudi Arabia detention. Aliyu, a student of the Maitama Sule university in Kano, was released on Tuesday, after being arrested and detained by Saudi authorities for ...

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We can’t celebrate Zainab Aliyu’s release and forget Leah Sharibu -CAN to Buhari

The northern states chapter of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to double up efforts in securing the freedom of Leah Sharibu, following the release of Zainab Aliyu from Saudi Arabia detention. Aliyu, a student of the Maitama Sule university in Kano, was released on Tuesday, after being arrested and detained by Saudi authorities for ...

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Watch The Shocking Moment A Real Gun Was Used By Accident During School Drama Rehearsal

In what will come across as a really shocking development, a real gun has been mistakenly used during a school drama rehearsal. This is the moment that a school drama rehearsal turned into a nightmare when a real gun was used in a shooting scene instead of a prop. Nikita Chernykh, 14, was left screaming in agony after being hit ...

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Ned Nwoko Reportedly Converts Regina Daniels To Muslim, Names Her Fatima

There are indications that Regina Daniels might have swapped her Christian religion for Islam which is the faith of her man. Young Nollywood actress, Regina Daniels whose name has been trending on all social media platforms since the beginning of April has been reportedly converted to muslim by his muslim billionaire husband who has four other wives which includes a ...

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How Afrobeat Legend, Fela’s Father’s Cane Shaped My Life As A Child – Wole Soyinka Speaks Up

Nigerian literary legend, Wole Soyinka has revealed how Afrobeat legend, Fela’s father’s cane helped to shape his life as a child. Nobel laureate Prof Wole Soyinka has said that the strict discipline he got as a child growing up with his uncle Rev. Oludotun Ransome Kuti shaped his life to become what he is today, The Nation reports. Rev Ransome ...

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