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Kogi court remand 35-year-old man in DSS custody over spreading fake news

The Kogi State Magistrate Court 1 sitting in Lokoja has adjourned till next week Tuesday to determine the bail application for one Habib Rabiu (35), who was accused of spreading fake news. It would be recalled that the defendant alleged through his Facebook account that fever is killing many people in Kogi State, a situation […]

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Kogi: 5 kidnappers in police net – Report

Police in Lokoja have arrested five people believed to be behind recent kidnappings in Kogi and the neighbouring states. The arrest of the suspects was confirmed in a statement issued in Lokoja on Thursday by the state police command. The statement, signed by the command’s Spokesman, DSP William Aya, said that the suspects were arrested […]

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Final-year FUTA Student Suspended for Hacking

A Final-year student in the Department of Food Science and Technology, Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA) Afolabi Emmanuel, has been suspended indefinitely for allegedly hacking the website of an online news publication, Premium Times. The institution described it as an act that constituted misconduct and misuse of its Information Technology infrastructure. Afolabi was suspended in […]

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Troops Invade Militants Camp In Bayelsa, Kill 6

The Defence Headquarters has said that troops of Operation DELTA SAFE, on Tuesday, in Bayelsa State, invaded a Pirates’ camp killing six militants. The Coordinator, Defence Media Operations, Maj.-Gen. John Enenche disclosed this in a statement on Wednesday. According to the military spokesman, the troops acted on credible intelligence and monitored movements of a suspected […]

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‘It’s The Devil’- Says Man After Defiling Daughter

A forty-three year old man from Ikeduru- Ogwah, Mbaitolu Local Government Area of Imo state, Mr Ikechukwu Ekenta allegedly raped his daughter, Kamsiyochukwu Ekenta who is three years and ten months old. ABS gathered that the girl was defiled on 28th of April 2020. when her mother put to bed. Narrating her ordeal, little Kamsimyochukwu […]

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Kano Police Send Dozens Of Rape Cases To Court.

Kano State Police Command, on Thursday, said it has between January to date charged 42 rape suspects to court for prosecution. The Command’s spokesperson, Abdullahi Kiyawa, who made this disclosure, said all the victims have been evacuated to health centres for comprehensive examination and treatment. Kiyawa said, ”Analysis and research conducted by the Police Command […]

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“We Can’t Breathe, We Are Not Free, Help!” – Concerned Uniben Student Laments

I love to live, it’s my right.I love to dress, it’s my choice.I love to be educated, don’t deny me.I love to grow, it’s in my nature. … but the society’s attitude is making me confused; When I wear trousers, the society would say it reveals my body and it tempts the lustful rapist. When […]

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Budget Deficit: Nigeria’s Economy Possibly Heading For Recession – Minister of Finance

With the deficit financing of the revised N10.509 trillion 2020 budget rising from N1.847 trillion to N4.563 trillion, the economy might be heading for another recession, the Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed, has warned. She expressed the fear yesterday in Abuja during a session with the Senate Committee on Finance where […]

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Rape: Popular Blogger, Kendamsel Shares Her Emotional Thought

It is June and I just felt like I woke up into another day with horrible meaningfulness. I try so hard to keep my soul and body together, sadness kept tearing them all apart. When the death of #Tina popped. She was shot while minding her own business by a drunk policemen in Oworo, Lagos.#JusticeForTina is a trend. […]

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MANI Stages Campaign Against Depression And Suicide in Kwara, Features Corps Member Who Wrote O'level Exam 17 Times

Mentally Aware Nigeria Initiative (MANI), a mental health advocacy organization in Nigeria, focused on tackling mental health issues and curbing the prevailing problem of depression and suicide in Nigeria, have recently featured in its mental health orientation programme recently held at Transceners International College and at Okelele Senior and Junior Secondary School respectively in Ilorin, […]

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“Pray That Our Democracy Should Not Go Under Pressure” – Prophet Iginla

The Prophet with Global Gospel Mandate, Joshua Iginla has revealed signs God showed him ahead of the 2019 general elections. Iginla, while giving a sermon in his church, warned Nigerians to pray against military coup” and rape of our democracy as we prepare for the 2019 elections.” According to him, “we should pray not to […]

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Jubril Has This To Say, As He Bows Out As Buhari’s Minister

The Minister of State for Environment, Ibrahim Usman Jibril on Wednesday resigned from President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration. Jibrin’s resignation letter was submitted at the Federal Executive Council meeting of Wednesday headed by President Muhammadu Buhari. His resignation followed his emergence as the 13th Emir of Nassarawa. Speaking as he bid farewell to the cabinet, Jibrin […]