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75-year-old Man Locked Up For Raping Minors

Abdullahi Umar, a 75-year-old man has been held in a Niger prison after he was accused of raping two girls of ages 7 and 9.

Court Remand Senator Nwaoboshi In Ikoyi Prison

A Federal High Court in Lagos on Wednesday remanded Senator Peter Nwaoboshi (PDP-Delta North) in Ikoyi Prison pending ruling on his bail application.

Senate Summons Police IG Over Dino Melaye’s Arrest

The Senate on Thursday described as inhuman the treatment of Senator Dino Melaye by operatives of the Nigeria Police. 

Court Nullifies Electoral Sequence Change

Justice Ahmed Mohammed of the Federal High Court, Abuja, on Wednesday nullified the change of electoral sequence by the National Assembly.

Fela Durotoye Speaks On Benue Church Massacre

Presidential hopeful Fela Durotoye has said incessant killings in the country will chase away investors needed to grow the economy.

Benue Residents Protest Killings, Shuts Down Makurdi

Benue residents on Wednesday took to the streets in Makurdi, the state capital, to protest against the incessant killings in the state.
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Herdsmen Launch Fresh Attack On Benue, Kill 20

Suspected armed herdsmen have killed no fewer than 20 persons and several persons declared missing in Tse Agudu in Mbawa Council Ward, Guma LGA of Benue state.
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CAN Calls For National Protest Over Persistent Herdsmen Killings

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has called for a national day of protest following killings in several parts of the country by suspected herdsmen. 

Omo-Agege’s Supporters Protest At National Assembly

Supporters of suspended Senator Ovie Omo-Agege on Wednesday morning stormed the National Assembly to demand the recall of the lawmaker.

SARS Stop Senators From Visiting Melaye At Hospital

SARS operatives on Wednesday stopped the delegation of the Senate from visiting Senator Dino Melaye at the National Trauma Centre unit of the National Hospital, Abuja.
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Why Nigeria Must Stop Depending On Oil – Atiku

Former Nigeria Vice-President Atiku Abubakar on Wednesday said if oil could not save an oil-rich country like Venezuela, it will not save Nigeria.

BBOG Group Calls For Sack Of IGP Idris

The BringBackOurGirls group (BBOG) has called for the removal of the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris over police brutality on its members.

Osinbajo Admits Doing VP’s Job Is Tasking

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has admitted that his job description is a daunting one which no individual can do for a life-time. 

EFCC Arraigns Sen. Nwaoboshi Over Alleged N805m Fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Wednesday arraigned Senator Peter Nwaoboshi (PDP-Delta North) before a Federal High Court in Lagos over a N805 millon fraud.

El-Rufai Proscribes Civilian JTF

Kaduna state has proscribed the local community vigilance group better known as the Civilian Joint Task Force (JTF).

NYSC Reveals Conditions For Relocation

National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has revealed that only corps members with genuine reasons will be allowed to relocate during their serve year. 

Ozekhome Accuses Police Of Abducting Dino Melaye

Senator Dino Melaye’s lawyer, Mike Ozekhome (SAN), has accused the Nigeria police of abducting his client and behaving like Adolph Hitler.

Immigration Planning No National ID, No Passport

The Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) has said it will no longer give the international passport to those who do not have national identity card number.
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Ex Gov. Shema Remanded In EFCC’s Custody Over Money Laundering

A Federal High Court sitting in Katsina has ordered that the former Katsina State gov, Ibrahim Shema be remanded in the custody of the EFCC until April 27.

Withdrawal Of $462m: Reps Call For Buhari’s Impeachment

The Chairman House of Reps Committee on Public Accounts has called for President Buhari’s impeachment over the withdrawal of $462 million.
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