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NSCDC boss orders psychological test, security profiling of personnel

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Abdullahi Gana, the Commandant-General, Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), has directed the agency’s Forensic Psychology unit to work out a timetable for security profiling...

Thu Apr 25th, 2019     Read More →

Black Axe, Vikings Confraternities clash in UNIUYO – Police

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The police command in Akwa Ibom on Wednesday confirmed report of a cult clash between the Black Axe and Vikings Confraternities at the University of Uyo campuses. The Acting Inspector General of...

Wed Apr 24th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari inaugurates Oshodi transport interchange built to accommodate 820, mass transit buses

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday inaugurated the Oshodi Transport Interchange built to accommodate 820 Mass Transit Buses during a one-day working visit to Lagos State. President Muhammadu...

Wed Apr 24th, 2019     Read More →

Road accident kills 19 wedding guests in Jigawa

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Nineteen wedding guests in the northern Nigerian state of Jigawa died when their bus lost control and burst into flames, police said Wednesday. Scene of an accident involving Danfo with Reg no MUS...

Wed Apr 24th, 2019     Read More →

Easter attacks: CAN mourns Sri Lanka bombings, Benue killings, others

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Easter attacks By Luminous Jannamike ABUJA – Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, has expressed sadness over the attacks on Christians in Benue, Gombe, and Adamawa states as well as Sri...

Wed Apr 24th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari expresses sadness over death of Christian Youths and law enforcement agents in Gombe

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President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed deep sadness over reports of the killing of some Christian youths during an Easter procession Sunday night in Gombe, and reprisal killing of the law...

Wed Apr 24th, 2019     Read More →

FRSC to establish 12 new unit commands across Nigeria — Oyeyemi

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Dr Boboye Oyeyemi, the Corps Marshal, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), says the corps will soon establish 12 new unit commands across the federation to enhance the coverage of the nation’s...

Tue Apr 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Flood kills 17 in Uganda

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At least 17 people – mostly children – died after heavy rains in eastern Uganda caused by flooding, police said on Tuesday. File: Flood The rains hit the districts of Kamuli and...

Tue Apr 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Aiteo says Nembe creek trunk line fire outbreak under control

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Aiteo Eastern Exploration and Production Company Limited (AEEPCo) says it has put out the fire that occurred within its Nembe Creek Trunk Line at Ewoba in Bayelsa on April 21. Aiteo workers The...

Tue Apr 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Onion leave-eating inmates: FG doesn’t keep IDP camp in Bauchi-NEMA

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…Camp belongs to ex-military leader’s wife, not us- Bauchi Govt Soni Daniel, Northern Region Editor & Charles Agwam Alarmed by riling stories of inmates of an internally displaced...

Tue Apr 23rd, 2019     Read More →

IGP orders investigation on Gombe Easter accident

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By: Kingsley Omonobi – Abuja. Following the unfortunate fatal motor accident which occurred on Sunday, 21st April, 2019 and led to the death of 11 persons and serious injury to thirty (30)...

Tue Apr 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Gombe Killings: Inspector general of police orders speedy, comprehensive investigation

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The acting Inspector-General of Police (I-G), Mr Mohammed Adamu has ordered for speedy and comprehensive investigation into the Easter day accident in Gombe state in which 11 people died. Ag. IGP...

Mon Apr 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Gombe Easter accident: IGP orders investigation as police confirm 11 dead

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By Joseph Erunke The acting Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has ordered a speedy and comprehensive investigation into a fatal car accident in Gombe State on Easter day, where 11...

Mon Apr 22nd, 2019     Read More →

11 processing youths killed by car in Gombe

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Gombe – Hospital officials in Gombe State have confirmed 11 persons dead following a road accident early on Monday. The victims were Christian youth on Easter Sunday procession when a car...

Mon Apr 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Buhari is right; fuel subsidy is a fraud

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By Owei Lakemfa PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari was Petroleum Minister from 1976-78 and Governor of North-Eastern State, comprising today’s Bauchi, Gombe, Borno, Yobe, Taraba and Adamawa...

Mon Apr 22nd, 2019     Read More →