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Nigeria begins troops pullout from Mali

Nigeria began withdrawing some of its 1,200 troops in Mali, yesterday, and redeploy them in security operations at home, military authorities said, Tuesday. Nigeria has been planning the withdrawal mainly due to the need for more soldiers to fight its own homegrown Islamist insurgency. Brigadier-General Chris Olukolade said in a statement: “The troops are mainly […]

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Brazil 2014: Malawi will fall in Calabar

The Nigeria Football Federation has asked Nigerians not to panic following the widely publicised plot by Malawian coaches to help their national football team, the Flames bring down the Super Eagles of Nigeria in the last group match of the 2014 World Cup qualifier on September 6, in Calabar. The First Vice President of the […]

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Plateau State : How police recovered 8-month-old baby sold by grandma

JOS — It was an emotional-filled atmosphere, yesterday, as Plateau State Police Commissioner, Mr. Chris Olakpe, narrated how an eight-month-old baby was turned into a commodity, sold and re-sold by different buyers. Parading the suspects at the state police headquarters, Olakpe said grandmother of the baby, Kate Anwacha, first allegedly sold her to Eucharia Anyeagbu […]

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Nasarawa State : Victim’s brothers seized N2m given to the widow of an officer killed in the Alakio attack

LAFIA — Nasarawa State Commissioner of Police, Umaru Shehu,  has confirmed the detention of two men for hijacking the N2 million given to the widow and children of an officer killed in the Alakio attack. The money was given by the Nasarawa State Government and the Inspector General of Police, IGP,  to widows and children […]