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Police arrest six people involve in murder of deaconess

Police command at the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, has revealed that six suspects have been arrested in connection with the murder of the Deaconess, Eunice Olawale, who was killed during her early morning preaching on July 9, at Gbazango community in Kubwa, Abuja. The mother of seven children was reportedly killed by unknown persons while she was preaching in the ...

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FG budget N90bn for Five States

The Federal Government have facilitated N90bn budget support loan from the private sector to help Five troubled States. The States were informed during the National Economic Council meeting presided over by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The Akwa Ibom State Governor, Udom Emmanuel revealed to State Correspondents. Emmanuel quoted the Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, as briefing the ...

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Police recruitment: 338,227 applicants to battle for 10,000 position

Out of 911,438, 338,227 applicants have been shortlisted for the recruitment into the Nigeria Police Force. The Chairman of the Police Service Commission (PSC), Mr Mike Okiro revealed yesterday, during a news conference in Abuja. Adding that successful applicants would begin their screening on June 6 in the 36 states of the federation and the Federal Capital Territory. Okiro explained that 44,661 were shortlisted for ...

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$2m Money Laundering: Olisa Metuh’s absence stalls trial

The National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, Mr. Olisa Metuh, was absent from his ongoing trial before a Federal High Court in Abuja on Tuesday. Upon an inquiry by the trial judge, Justice Okon Abang, about Metuh’s whereabouts, his lawyer, Dr. Onyechi Ikpeazu (SAN), said the defendant was on a bed rest at the National Hospital, Abuja. The ...

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Nigeria is broke – Lai Muhammed reveals

Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, says the removal of oil subsidy is as a result of Nigeria’s poor economic state. According to Mohammed, Nigeria is broke. Mohammed said this while speaking with State House correspondents after the Federal Executive Council meeting in Abuja yesterday May 18th. “The current problem is not really about subsidy removal. It is about ...

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Court to hear case against Kebbi Governor

A Federal High Court, sitting in Abuja, on Thursday, ruled that it had jurisdiction to hear and determine a suit, seeking an order, declaring Governor Abubakar Bagudu of Kebbi State unqualified to contest the April 11, 2015, state governorship election, which he won. Justice Adeniyi Ademola held in a ruling that the court had jurisdiction to entertain some of the ...

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Woman seek divorce cause her husband bed-wets’

A businesswoman, Juliana Okoli, on Tuesday told a Jikoyi Customary Court in Abuja that she was tired of living with her husband because he ‘bed wets’. Juliana made this known when she testified in a divorce petition before the court. She said, “I am tired of living in the same house with him because he always ‘bed wets’. “When he ...

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