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South-West speakers condemn Owo attack

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The Conference of Speakers in South-West, on Saturday, condemned the gruesome attack on the St.Francis Catholic Church in Owo where scores of people lost their lives. The Chairman of South-West...

Sat Jun 11th, 2022     Read More →

NAPTIP rescues 10 victims of human trafficking

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The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking In Persons (NAPTIP) Kano zonal command has rescued 10victims of human trafficking on their way to the Niger Republic for labour...

Sat Jun 11th, 2022     Read More →

Afenifere hails court’s judgement on Olakunrin murderers, says it shows criminals are not invincible

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The Pan-Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere has hailed the verdict of the Ondo High Court which sentenced to death the murderers of Mrs Olufunke Olakunri, daughter of the Afenifere leader,...

Fri Jun 10th, 2022     Read More →

Owo terror attack: South West Security group’s alarm came five weeks earlier, but was ignored ― Gani Adams

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Aare Onakakanfo of Yoruba land, Iba Gani Adams, said the disclosure through investigation by the Federal Government that ISWAP was behind the attack on Catholic Church, in Owo, Ondo State in...

Fri Jun 10th, 2022     Read More →

Akeredolu frowns on FG’s declaration of ISWAP responsibility for Owo terror attack

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Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State on Friday, frowned over the Federal Government pronouncement that the Islamic State, West African Province (ISWAP) is responsible for the Sunday attack of...

Fri Jun 10th, 2022     Read More →

MUSWEN, NDD call for arrest, punishment of perpetrators of Owo church massacre

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THE Muslim Ummah of South West Nigeria (MUSWEN) has described the mass shooting that led to the death of dozens of worshippers at St. Francis Catholic Church, Owo, Ondo State, last Sunday as...

Fri Jun 10th, 2022     Read More →

Ekiti, Osun gov polls: Shun vote selling, MMPN charges electorate

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AS the governorship elections in Ekiti and Osun states draw near, the Muslim Media Practitioners of Nigeria (MMPN) has called on the electorate to be alive to their responsibility and shun vote...

Fri Jun 10th, 2022     Read More →

All genuine Muslims are saddened by Owo church massacre, says Ibadan cleric, Sheikh AbdulKareem

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AN Ibadan, Oyo State-based cleric, Sheikh Tajudeen AbdulKareem Al-Adaby, has described last Sunday’s attack on Saint Francis Catholic Church, Owo, Ondo State, in which many worshippers were...

Fri Jun 10th, 2022     Read More →

What Alhaji Lam Adesina told me about Tinubu

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“Oro Ahmed yi nikan na ni o un ba mi leru” (It is only the issue of Ahmed that is giving me worries). That was the fear expressed by the late Alhaji Lam Adesina, a former governor of...

Fri Jun 10th, 2022     Read More →

Human Rights Commission condemns killings by criminal elements

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The Governing Council of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has condemned the spate of killings and total disregard for the sanctity of human lives being perpetrated by various criminals...

Thu Jun 9th, 2022     Read More →

Owo terror: Ondo govt will provide land for mass burial ― Akeredolu

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Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo state, on Wednesday, assured that the state government will provide land in a good environment for the mass burial of the victims of the Owo terror attack....

Wed Jun 8th, 2022     Read More →

Owo Massacre: We lost 38 people, says catholic bishop

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The Catholic Diocese of Ondo has said 38 lives were lost in the Sunday attack of St. Francis Catholic Church, Owo, invaded by some suspected terrorists during service. The figure, however,...

Wed Jun 8th, 2022     Read More →

APC Presidential Primary: Akeredolu congratulates Tinubu

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The Chairman of the Southern Governors Forum and the Ondo State Governor, Mr Rotimi Akeredolu has congratulated the national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), and the winner of the...

Wed Jun 8th, 2022     Read More →

Owo Attack: Ogunwumiju condoles with families, government

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The All Progressive Congress (APC) candidate in the 2023 elections in Ondo West Constituency 1, Otunba Moyinolorun Ogunwumiju, has condoled with Governor of Ondo State, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi...

Tue Jun 7th, 2022     Read More →

On Owo church attack

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The continuous attacks on public places leading to loss of lives of innocent Nigerians is like provoking unreasonable war; terrorists masquerading as unknown gunmen attacking and killing innocent...

Tue Jun 7th, 2022     Read More →