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Anambra State: Life in detention for 88 days

Commercial activities at Old Market Road, Odoakp, Onitsha, Anambra State commenced like every other day on August 1, 2013 when, all of a sudden, some stern looking policemen arrived. The policemen, in a commando-like manner, stormed Upper Class Hotel, located on number eight. The question on the lips of curious persons around was later answered, […]

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Yero: PDP Defectors Will Soon Regret

Governor Mukhtar Yero of Kaduna State yesterday said members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), who defected to the All Progressives Congress (APC) would regret their actions.   Yero, according to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), said this in Kaduna, while swearing-in his Special Adviser, Political Matters and two permanent secretaries. The governor stressed […]

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Afenifere Warns against Coup Plot

A Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere, has warned politicians against any  conduct or utterances  that could lead to the return of the military to politics.   The group, in a statement by its National Publicity Secretary, Mr. Yinka Odumakin, said it was compelled to issue the warning to the   political class and their military associates […]

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Lady Excretes Wraps of Narcotics On-Board Aircraft

A 32-year-old single lady, Chizoba Vivian Anya, is currently being quizzed by officials of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) for allegedly excreting wraps of substance which tested positive for methamphetamine, on-board a Qatar Airline flight from Malaysia. The suspect was said to have aroused suspicion from other passengers on-board the flight following her […]

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ICPC to Intensify Seizure of Corrupt Public Servants’ Assets

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has vowed to intensify the seizure of assets of public servants and other Nigerians that are confirmed to have enriched themselves with public funds.   According to an online news medium, Greenbarge Reporters, the commission’s Chairman, Mr. Ekpo Nta, said yesterday in an interview in […]