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One Out Of Seven Nigerians Use Psychoactive Substance –Gen Buba Marwa

  One out of seven persons in Nigeria between the ages of 15 and 64 years use at least one psychoactive substance as against global average of one in 20. This w...

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‘Yahoo-Yahoo Boys’ Can Be Useful To Us, Says EFCC Boss, Magu

  Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Mr Ibrahim Magu, has said that the agency is planning to rehabilitate young people engaged in...

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Inmates Of Katsina Torture Centre Reunited With Families

  The police in Katsina on Friday said all 65 inmates discovered at the Daura rehabilitation centre as well as those found at the Niga Rehabilitation and Reform...

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Group Petitions Court Over Aiteo’s Alleged Refusal To Pay N259m Debt

  A Port Harcourt, Rivers State-based firm, Charlietam International Services Limited, has petitioned the Federal High Court in Lagos, asking it to order the co...

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Police Disperse Shiite Protesters With Gunshots In Abuja

  Members of Islamic Movement in Nigeria also known as Shiites, were on Friday in Abuja dispersed by the Nigeria Police Force. The IMN members had assembled in ...

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Delta State Chief Judge, Customary Court of Appeal President Fingered In Abuse Of Office, Nepotism

  The Nigerian Bar Association, Warri Branch, Delta state, has written apetition against the Chief Judge, Justice Marshal Umukoro and thePresident of the Custom...

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How Buhari Spent 80% Of Abacha Loot -President’s Aide

  Maryam Uwais, the Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari onSocial Investments, has disclosed that 80% of the repatriated fundslooted by Sani Abacha, fo...

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Anambra Explosion: Another Tanker Carrying Fuel Explodes In South-Eastern Nigeria

There has been another explosion of a tanker in  Anambra State on Friday. According to the Punch Newspaper, the explosion happened at about 3am, along the Enugu...

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Okechukwu Efobi, Former UK Met Policeman, Found Guilty Of Gross Misconduct

  Gross misconduct has been proven against a former police sergeant. A hearing was held for former Police Sergeant Okechukwu Efobi, who wasbased within Met Dete...

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Tinubu’s Bullion Van: EFCC Requests Petitions Following Call To Investigate Buhari’s Ally

  Segun Awosanya, an activist popularly known as segalink, has asked theEconomic and Financial Crimes Commission to conduct an investigationinto a bullion van t...

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Nigeria’s Economic Growth Too Slow To Reduce Poverty, Says IMF

  The International Monetary Fund (IMF) says the current economic growthin Nigeria is too slow to address the scale of poverty in the country. Kristalina Georgi...

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How Visitor Kidnapped Nigerian Family’s One-year-old Boy

  Esomchi, a one-year-old child of one Silas Oyoke, was allegedlykidnapped by a stranger who sought shelter from his family. According to the Punch Newspaper, t...

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My 72-year-old Father, Brother Raped, Impregnated Me, Says Teenager

  Ibrahim Danlami Yunusa, a 72-year-old man, has been arraigned beforeChief Magistrate Court 10 in Gombe metropolis for allegedlyimpregnating his 17-year-old da...

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Five Persons Burnt To Death In Ondo Motor Accident

      Five persons were on Thursday burnt to death in a fatal motor accident that occurred in Ondo State. The accident involved a Toyota bus with registration n...

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Onitsha Fire: Oby Ezekwesili, Aisha Yesufu Blame Incident On Negligence

  Former Minister of Education, Obiageli Ezekwesili, and activist, Aisha Yesufu, both blamed Wednesday’s petrol tanker fire in Onitsha, Anambra State, on neglig...

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CBN Refuses To Disclose Data On Beneficiaries Of Exchange Rate Differential

  The Central Bank of Nigeria has refused to disclose the volume of dollars given out at N305 as well as what sectors and schemes have been benefiting from the ...

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Seven Million People Receiving Lifesaving Tuberculosis Treatment –WHO

  There has been an upward increase in the number of people receiving lifesaving treatment for tuberculosis in the world. The number rose from 6.4 million in 20...

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Education Ministry Budgets N125m For Projects Without Codes

  Three projects in Nigeria’s Ministry of Education have been found to be without codes. Each line item in the budget is uniformly written with a code, descript...

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Police Lack Tools To Track Activities Of Shell Companies –Transparency International

  Global corruption body, Transparency International, said in a new report on Thursday that police around the world do not have the capacity to track illicit tr...

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Governor Okezie Ikpeazu Is An Ugly Woman With Bad Character By Churchill Okonkwo

  A beautiful woman with bad character is marriageable; an ugly woman with good character is also marriageable – they will both be wives, but an ugly woma...