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Kidnapping: IG orders mass transfer of Kaduna policemen

The Inspector-General of Police, Solomon Arase, has directed the Assistant Inspector-General of Police in charge of Zone 7,  Ballah Nasarawa, to relocate to Kaduna State to tackle the incessant kidnappings and other violent crimes in the state. The IG also

Kidnapping: IG orders mass transfer of Kaduna policemen

The Inspector-General of Police, Solomon Arase, has directed the Assistant Inspector-General of Police in charge of Zone 7,  Ballah Nasarawa, to relocate to Kaduna State to tackle the incessant kidnappings and other violent crimes in the state. The IG also

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Fuel scarcity: Hoodlums batter NNPC official at mega station 

A sales representative of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, Mr. Wale Olayinka, narrowly escaped death as hoodlums allegedly led by one ‘The Law’ descended on him and beat him to stupor at the NNPC Mega Station in Osogbo. Our correspondent

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Fuel scarcity: Hoodlums batter NNPC official at mega station 

A sales representative of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, Mr. Wale Olayinka, narrowly escaped death as hoodlums allegedly led by one ‘The Law’ descended on him and beat him to stupor at the NNPC Mega Station in Osogbo. Our correspondent

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Lagos building collapse: Death toll hits 35, contractor arrested

The death toll in the Lekki Gardens building collapse has risen to 35, after rescue officials brought out the corpses four young men, whose mother was also missing. As of 4.30pm on Wednesday when our correspondent left Lekki Horizon 1,

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Lagos building collapse: Death toll hits 35, contractor arrested

The death toll in the Lekki Gardens building collapse has risen to 35, after rescue officials brought out the corpses four young men, whose mother was also missing. As of 4.30pm on Wednesday when our correspondent left Lekki Horizon 1,

Obasanjo urges international community on global security

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has urged the international community to rise up against global insecurity by engendering justice, fairness and understanding in their relationship with others. He said this was the only way to ensure sustainable peace, as opposed to

Obasanjo urges international community on global security

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has urged the international community to rise up against global insecurity by engendering justice, fairness and understanding in their relationship with others. He said this was the only way to ensure sustainable peace, as opposed to

UPDATE: Bloody clashes in Lagos, Ambode declares curfew

Reports reaching The PUNCH say the clash that started in the Mile 12, Ketu area of Lagos State, on Thursday, has spread to other areas in Kosofe this afternoon. The situation in Agiliti where the fracas started is still tense.

UPDATE: Bloody clashes in Lagos, Ambode declares curfew

Reports reaching The PUNCH say the clash that started in the Mile 12, Ketu area of Lagos State, on Thursday, has spread to other areas in Kosofe this afternoon. The situation in Agiliti where the fracas started is still tense.

FG, EFCC didn’t disobey court order, judge tells Dasuki

Another judge of a Federal Capital Territory High Court in Maitama, Abuja, Justice Peter Affen, on Friday ruled that the continued detention of the immediate past National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki (retd.), did not violate his order granting the

FG, EFCC didn’t disobey court order, judge tells Dasuki

Another judge of a Federal Capital Territory High Court in Maitama, Abuja, Justice Peter Affen, on Friday ruled that the continued detention of the immediate past National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki (retd.), did not violate his order granting the

Exclusive! Ese speaks: I am not fine

The mother of 14-year-old Ese Oruru has finally reunited with her daughter in Abuja. The Tuesday reunion came almost eight months after her abduction from Bayelsa to Kano State by Yunusa, aka Yellow, a regular customer at her mother’s food

Exclusive! Ese speaks: I am not fine

The mother of 14-year-old Ese Oruru has finally reunited with her daughter in Abuja. The Tuesday reunion came almost eight months after her abduction from Bayelsa to Kano State by Yunusa, aka Yellow, a regular customer at her mother’s food