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INEC Officer Arrested For Collecting N20million Bribe In Taraba

An INEC officer in Taraba State has been arrested for allegedly collecting N20 million bribe from a politician. INEC resident commissioner in Taraba State, Alhaji Ahmed ... Full story

Court Stops Federal Government From Removing INEC Chairman

Justice  M.N.Yunusa of the  Federal High Court  Lagos yesterday retrained the federal government and its agents from removing the Chairman of the Independent Electoral Commission ... Full story

Muhammadu Buhari Will Jail Me If Elected - Patience Jonathan

The First Lady, Patience Jonathan, claims that the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Maj. Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (retd.) will have her jailed if ... Full story

Police Arrest 4 Over Ex-Deputy Speaker’s Assassination

The police in Akwa Ibom State said yesterday they had arrested four persons over the murder of a former deputy speaker in the state, Okon ... Full story

Family Petitions CP, AIG Over Death Of Protea Hotel Worker

The family of the late worker with Protea Hotel has petitioned the Edo State Commissioner of Police, Samuel Adegbuyi, over the death of their son. According ... Full story

Man Nabbed At Lagos Airport With Indian Hemp Filled In 'Gala'

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency have arrested a man smuggling 35.115 kilogramme of Cannabis sativa hidden inside sausage rolls to China. Friday Ogbonna, 33, was ... Full story

Man Shot Dead By Suspected Cultists In UNILAG

A young man, whose identity has not been revealed yet, was shot dead last night around 10pm at the University of Lagos Amphitheatre by suspected ... Full story

Sunday Akano Held Over Rape Of Friend’s Wife

A 23-year-old man, Sunday Akano, was yesterday remanded in prison by a Magistrate’s Court in Ilorin, Kwara State, for allegedly raping his friend’s wife. The case ... Full story

Appeal Court Halts Execution Of 2 Mutiny soldiers

Two soldiers who are on death-row will for the time being, be free from the hovering cloud of execution. The Court of Appeal, Abuja Division, has ... Full story

Court Bars Daar Communications Plc, NTA From Airing Damaging Documentary On Yemi Osinbajo

The Federal High Court in Lagos has restrained Daar Communications Plc (AIT) from broadcasting any video documentaries against All Progressives Congress (APC) Vice-Presidential candidate Prof ... Full story

Abdulkabir Lawal, PDP House Of Reps Candidate Sues Lagos Party Chairman Over Transfer Of Mandate

A candidate for the House of Representatives on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, Mr. Abdulkabir Lawal, has sued the party’s Lagos chairman, Capt. ... Full story

Rev.Phyllis Sortor, American Missionary Kidnapped In Nigeria Freed

An American missionary who was kidnapped by armed men in Nigeria last month was released Friday, according to her church. Rev. Phyllis Sortor, 71, a missionary ... Full story

4 Political Parties, Want INEC Chairman Fired Threatened To Pull Out Of Elections

Four Nigerian political parties have threatened to pull out of the March 28 and April 11 elections if the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, refuses ... Full story

EFCC Arraigns Captain Daniel Lebile, Gang Of 20 Men Before Lagos Court Over Oil Theft

The Economic and Financial Crimes on Wednesday took a gang of 20 men including one Captain Daniel Lebile before a Federal High Court in Lagos ... Full story

Fani-Kayode Demands N5billion Damages, Apology From Lai Mohammed Over Comments

The Director of Media and Publicity of Peoples Democratic Party Presidential Campaign Organisation, Femi Fani-Kayode, has issued a letter demanding an apology and N5billion damages ... Full story

Police Make Advance On Professor Ahmad Falaki’s Killing

Assistant Inspector General of Police in charge of Zone 1, Tambari Y. Muhammad, yesterday said that the police had got more lead on the killers ... Full story

Tumi Ayileka Rapes Pregnant NYSC Member Blames It On Spirits

Men of the Ondo State Police Command have apprehended a 20-year old suspected rapist, Tumi Ayileka, who allegedly raped a two months old pregnant National ... Full story

Samuel Okpara Medical Doctor Kidnapped Found Dead

A medical doctor, Samuel Okpara, who was kidnapped on February 18 from his hospital at D-Line area of Port Harcourt, Rivers State has died in ... Full story

ISIS executioner 'Jihadi John' has been identified as Mohammed Emwazi from west London

Unmasked: ISIS executioner 'Jihadi John' has been identified as Mohammed Emwazi from west London The Islamic State executioner known as 'Jihadi John' was today named as ... Full story

Abeyomi Ogunagbadaro, 44, jailed in UK after stealing £23,000 from a TV star's home improvements company

A 'devious and calculating' accounts manager who stole £23,000 from a TV star's home improvements company was jailed for 16 months today. Abeyomi Ogunagbadaro, 44, had ... Full story

National Drug Law Enforcement Agency Discovers N120m Drugs Inside Traveller’s Luggage

Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency have discovered illicit drugs valued at N120 million inside the luggage of a man travelling to South ... Full story

Police Must Unfold Circumstances Leading To Ahmadu Bello University Don’s Murder - Atiku Abubakar

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has urged the Nigeria Police to shed more light on the circumstances that led to the murder of Prof. Ahmed ... Full story

EFCC Arrests Fidelity Bank Officer Friday Yahaya For Stealing N25m Depositors’ Money

A shady former marketing officer with a Lagos branch of the Fidelity Bank, Friday Yahaya who also goes by the name Peter Arikhan, has been ... Full story

Economic And Financial Crimes Commission Arraigns Suspected Lottery Scammer

A member of a syndicate of fraudsters operating in Ogun State, Bassey Okhiria, has been arraigned before Justice O. A Ipaye of the Lagos High ... Full story

Jonathan Fears Buhari Will Jail Him If He Loses - Olusegun Obasanjo

Former President has unleashed another attacks on President Goodluck Jonathan, acussing him of playing politics of do-or-die like President of Côte d’Ivoire, Laurent Gbagbo and ... Full story

Goodluck Jonathan Can’t Define Simple Corruption - Yemi Osinbajo

 The vice presidential candidate of the APC, Professor Yemi Osinbajo has questioned the academic prowess of President Goodluck Jonathan over his Wednesday media chat. The ... Full story

Tortured Couple Now Been Framed Up By Police

These are the kind of stories I read that make me lose hope in the police force and Nigeria as a whole. It is enough ... Full story

2 Months Baby Stolen Sold For ₦625,000

Police at Ogidi, Idemili North Local Government Area of Anambra State, have arrested four women for their alleged involvement in stealing, selling and buying a ... Full story

Nigerian Footballer Jailed, 2 Years For Drug Trafficking

A Nigerian footballer based in Brazil, Henry Umeh, will spend the next two years in prison after he was convicted for drug trafficking. The National Drug ... Full story

Don’t allow PoliticiansTo Use You As Thugs - Arewa Consultative Forum

The Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) on Wednesday urged youths of northern extraction not to allow themselves to be used as political thugs before, during or ... Full story

Jonathan Receives, Forensic Audit Report On Missing $20bn

President Goodluck Jonathan was presented with the forensic audit report of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) on Monday, Februray 2, 2015. The report was launched ... Full story

Passengers Attacked By Armed Robbers At Ore

A gang of armed robbers attacked a vehicle loaded with Lagos passengers who left from Akure this morning. The robbers, who were about 15 in ... Full story

'Muhammadu Buhari' I Won’t Probe Military If Elected

The Presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Maj. Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), on Sunday debunked the media reports that he would probe the military, ... Full story

Police Shoots Woman To Death, Injures Another

A mother of two in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital met her untimely death on recently when a police orderly attached to a member of ... Full story

'Ayo Fayose' Buying PVC's From Students Reveals - Taiwo Olatunbosun

The Ekiti State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has accused Governor Ayo Fayose of buying Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) from students. The Nation reports ... Full story

Lebanese Couples Beats Female Worker

A woman, Mrs. Grace Okpara, who worked as a cleaner at a logistics company in Ibafo, Ogun State has reported to the police that she ... Full story

Unknown gunmen kill commissioner and two others in Imo State

Gunmen killed three persons in different locations in Imo State at the weekend and also abducted one person in Owerri. Gunmen went on rampage last weekend ... Full story

'Gabriel Suswam' Denies Embezzling Salaries Of Workers

Governor Gabriel Suswam of Benue on Monday denied embezzling salaries of workers in the State. Suswam made the denial at the inauguration of the renovated Kwande ... Full story

'Buhari' Must Be Trialed For Alleged Forgery

A group of lawyers under the aegis of Coalition of Concerned Lawyers of Nigeria has called on the Inspector General of Police to investigate a ... Full story

Fraud 'Central Bank of Nigeria' Governor Spends Nigeria Money On Mansions (PHOTOS)

While Nigerians continue to wallow in abject poverty, the number one banker, Godwin Emefiele who should be managing her wealth has suddenly found a new ... Full story

Guardian Arrested For Brutalising 15yr Old

Mrs. Ugochukwu Ebere, the guardian of a 15-year-old girl who was allegedly assaulted, has been arrested by the Lagos State Police Command following a report ... Full story

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