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Katsina: Bandits free two Catholic priests, others after one month

The Catholic priests and two others kidnapped by gunmen at Saint Patrick Catholic Church, Gidan Maikambo, Kafur Local Government Area of Katsina...

Ogun police nab two ex-convicts for robbing Oyo residents

Two men said to be ex-convicts have been nabbed for alleged armed robbery in Ogun State. The police on Thursday said that...

Parents accuse FG college of negligence over death of schoolgirl in Akwa Ibom

Parents of students at the Federal Government College (FGC), Ikot Ekpene Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State have accused the school...

Gunmen abduct three, demand N40m ransom in Kogi

Three people have been abducted by gunmen in Ayere axis of Kogi State while travelling to a nearby town, Ibaram-Akoko in Ondo...

Crisis as policemen ‘kill two’ persons in Ogun

There was pandemonium along the Itori axis of the Lagos-Abeokuta expressway on Monday when some yet-to-be-identified men of the Nigeria Police Force, Ogun...

1.3 tons of drugs exhibits seized, 500 offenders arrested in Katsina – NDLEA

The Katsina State Command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has seized a total of 1,310.3184 KG of drug exhibits,...

Ogun: Customs intercept ‘Dangote trucks’ loaded with smuggled rice

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Ogun 1 Area Command, has impounded two long trucks suspected to be that of Dangote Cement Factory,...

Policeman arrested for alleged murder in Benue

The Police in Benue on Monday confirmed the arrest of Sergeant James Aondona. Aondona was nabbed for alleged culpable homicide in Katsina-Ala...

Four to die by hanging for conspiracy, armed robbery, murder in Ekiti

An Ekiti State High Court sitting in Ado Ekiti has sentenced four persons, Babangida Amodu (25), Oluwafemi Ibrahim (20), Ojo Ayodele (25)...

Man in prison for sodomising 13-year-old boy

A Chief Magistrates’ Court in Kano on Monday ordered that a 30-year-old man, Abdullahi Idris, who allegedly sodomised a 13-year-old boy, be remanded...

Three siblings drown in Lagos estate pool

Three young children of the same parents have drowned in Lagos. The incident recently occurred at a swimming pool in the estate...

Bus driver dies after speeding to beat traffic light in Lekki

The driver of a bus plying the Lekki-Ajah route in Lagos died at the weekend near Marwa Bus Stop. His Volkswagen bus...

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