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23-year-old girl arrested for stealing a Jeep, phones worth N1m

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The Nigerian Police A team of detectives, led by the Divisional Police Officer, Ikeja Police Station, CSP Gbenga Ogunsaki, has arrested one Miss Deborah Nwachukwu, 23, for stealing a Toyota jeep,...

Sun Oct 27th, 2019     Read More →

Yoruba leaders disagree over origin, meaning of their name

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Yoruba is one of the three largest ethnic groups in Nigeria.They are concentrated in the Southwestern part of Nigeria. The people constitute about 40 million in the West African region and 35 per...

Sat Oct 26th, 2019     Read More →

Border closure: Mixed reactions greet closure in South-West

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Niger traders angry at Nigeria’s border closure. PHOTO: Screenshot/DW Documentary. Farmers in the South-West have mixed opinions on the Federal Government’s border closure, while some...

Fri Oct 25th, 2019     Read More →

Yoruba does not exist in Ifa ― Elebuibon

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Osun state Cultural Troupe By Shina Abubakar – Osogbo A renown traditionalist and the Araba of Osogbo, Chief Ifayemi Elebuibon said prior to contact with the Hausa/Fulani, the race is known...

Fri Oct 25th, 2019     Read More →

Kogi scenario reminds us of Idi Amin’s days — Wada, PDP candidate

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Says APC jittery, Bello taken Kogi 100 years back Kogi State Governorship candidate of the People Democratic Party, PDP, Engineer Musa Wada, in this interview, spoke on his chances in the November...

Fri Oct 25th, 2019     Read More →

NJC approves appointment of 4 Supreme Court Justices, others

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National Judicial Council The National Judicial Council (NJC) on Thursday recommended four Justices of the Court of Appeal to President Muhammadu Buhari for appointment as justices of the Supreme...

Thu Oct 24th, 2019     Read More →

Flooding: Ogun govt assures residents of Isheri of support

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Gov. Dapo Abiodun of Ogun State The Ogun government, on Thursday, promised the victims of flooding in Isheri community in Ifo local council area of government’s support to ameliorate their...

Thu Oct 24th, 2019     Read More →

Nigerian News Today: 10 news you might have missed

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Vanguard’s Productions Here are ten news we think you might have missed today (24/10/2019). Policeman allegedly suffocates asthmatic patient to death with teargas Fagba area of Iju, Lagos...

Thu Oct 24th, 2019     Read More →

NJC okays 4 new Supreme Court Justices, sets up panel to probe 8 Judges

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National Judicial Council …recommends appointment of 13 Judges By Ikechukwu Nnochiri – Abuja The National Judicial Council, NJC, on Thursday, said it has okayed the elevation of four...

Thu Oct 24th, 2019     Read More →

Man docked for assaulting wife in Osogbo

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Shina Abubakar – Osogbo An Osun State Magistrates Court on Thursday remanded a 37-year-old man, Isiaq Abudulazeez, in prison for allegedly beating his wife. The prosecutor, Adegoke Taiwo,...

Thu Oct 24th, 2019     Read More →

EFCC arrests 10 Internet Fraud Suspects in Ilorin

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…recovers dangerous charms, fake currency among others By Demola Akinyemi – Ilorin The Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission ( EFCC) Ilorin Zonal Office have...

Thu Oct 24th, 2019     Read More →

Court remands eight robbery suspects for attempted murder of policemen

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By Shina Abubakar, Osogbo Eight suspected armed robbers were on Wednesday arraigned before a Magistrate Court sitting in Osogbo for attempting to kill three policemen The accused include;...

Thu Oct 24th, 2019     Read More →

ICPC nabs two over certificate forgery

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The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has arrested two men who specialised in forging education certificates at the University of Port-Harcourt (UNIPORT),...

Thu Oct 24th, 2019     Read More →

Anti-open grazing bill will cause commotion in Oyo, Fulani herders warn

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Ola Ajayi – Ibadan Some Fulani men under the auspices of Gan Allah Fulani Development Association of Nigeria have threatened that the proposed anti-open grazing bill which has passed the...

Wed Oct 23rd, 2019     Read More →

‘Outreach, Financials and Services make us beat Competitors’

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… Says as it Grabs 6th BAFI Award By VICTOR ARJIROMANUS For their outstanding performance in service delivery and eradication of poverty, through loans support and other financial...

Wed Oct 23rd, 2019     Read More →