Category : Society

Unknown gunmen invade Magu’s house, kill policeman

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    Unknown gunmen on Tuesday night invaded the bungalow farm house of the Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr. Ibrahim Magu and killed a … Read more

Lagos-Ibadan rail line to be completed December 2018 – Amaechi

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The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has said that the Lagos-Ibadan standard gauge rail line would be completed in December 2018 and set for commissioning in Jan 2019. Amaechi said … Read more

Protesters block NASS gate over NGO bill

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  A coalition of non-governmental organisations (NGOs) besieged the National Assembly, on Wednesday, to protest the passage of the controversial ‘NGO bill’. They armed with play cards with all manner … Read more

Court of Appeal upturns Saraki acquittal by CCT orders retrial on three counts 

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      The Court of Appeal in Abuja has reversed Senate President Bukola Saraki’s acquittal of false assets declaration charges. The appellate court, in a unanimous judgment by a … Read more

 Lagos parades 80 suspected criminals, intercepts cocaine worth N270m cocaine concealed in Bible

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  Lagos State Police Command yesterday, paraded 80 suspects, among who were four suspected Badoo cult members who allegedly murdered two pastors in the Ikorodu area of Lagos. Also paraded … Read more

We’ve recovered N2bn stolen fund in Rivers — EFCC

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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC), Port Harcourt Zonal office, yesterday, disclosed that it has recovered over N2 billion stolen funds within 2017 in Rivers State.  The Zonal Head, … Read more

Magu urges Nigerians to unite against corruption

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    Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Ibrahim Magu urged Nigerians to unite against corruption for sustainable development in the country. Magu made the appeal … Read more

Four policemen detained over hotelier’s arrest in Lagos

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  ON DECEMBER 11, 20177:14 AMIN NEWSCOMMENTS …They demanded N1m from him; threatened to label him a robber—Victim’ lawyer By Evelyn Usman LAGOS— The team of policemen that allegedly handcuffed … Read more

CSOs to FG: Publish names of treasury looters, recovered monies

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  A coalition of civil society groups under the auspices of the Say No Campaign has asked the Federal government to make public the names of Nigerians found to have … Read more

Breaking: FG declares Friday public holiday

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Friday, 1st December, 2017 has been declared as public holiday by the Federal Government to mark the Eid-El-Maulud Celebration. A statement by Engr Abubakar Magaji, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Interior, … Read more