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Cross River: Superhighway Threatens To Displace 50,000 Inhabitants

Cross River

Cross River used to be known as an area with some of the oldest tropical rain-forests in the West African region, with mangrove swamps on the coastal zones and some of the rarest species of organisms to boot. However, that reserve along with the famous Cross River National park, Ukpong …

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Pastor Suleman Used Concoction To Remove My Pregnancy, Stephanie Otobo Petitions Police

Apostle Johnson Suleman

Apostle Suleman Johnson used an illegal concoction to abort Stephanie Otobo’s pregnancy in 2015, she has alleged. In a petition sent to the Commissioner of Police of Lagos State yesterday, Ms. Otobo said she became pregnant for the pastor after they spent three days together in Napoli, Italy where he …

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Rivers rerun: 23 INEC staff in court for trial

INEC

The federal government on Tuesday presented 23 staff of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, for arraignment for alleged misconduct during the December 10, 2016 parliamentary rerun election in Rivers State. The election for state and federal lawmakers was marred by violence and resulted in the death of at least …

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Saudi varsity to dismiss female students for cutting hair

Saudi varsity to dismiss female students on low cut

A Saudi university on Tuesday sent a warning to its female students of immediate dismissal for imitating men in haircuts and outfits, a media report said on Tuesday. The Imam Mohammed bin Saud Islamic University in Riyadh sent the warning messages, while the decision will be enforced staring April. The …

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Forex abuse: CBN deploy mystery shoppers to commercial banks

CBN

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has deployed mystery shoppers to commercial banks to guard against foreign exchange abuse by the lenders. The CBN, Fidelity Bank Plc Managing Director Nnamdi Okonkwo said yesterday, is particular about ensuring that banks disburse funds meant for Business Travel Allowances (BTAs) and Personal Travel …

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Dasuki-gate: How 5 firms were used to divert 36.8bn

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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, yesterday, narrated before the Federal High Court in Abuja, how Colonel Nicholas Ashinze, who was special assistant to the detained National Security Adviser, NSA, Col. Sambo Dasuki (retd), used five companies to divert public funds to the tune of N36.8 billion. The anti-graft …

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Ozekhome urges court to defreeze his account

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Chief Mike Ozekhome, a Lagos-based lawyer and Rights activist, has asked a Federal High Court in Lagos to vacate an interim order freezing his account. Justice Abdulazeez Anka, had on Feb. 7, ordered a temporary forfeiture of N75 million found in Ozekhome’s Guarantee Trust Bank account. The order followed an …

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Ex-Police Officers Docked For Torturing Man To Death

three police men torture man to death

Three ex-police officers – Awodeyi Adesola, Adekunle Adedeji and Adepetu Olamilekan – were on Tuesday docked at an Akure High Court over alleged manslaughter. The prosecutor, Wale Bamisile, told the court that the accused were arraigned following an allegation of torturing a suspect which led to his death. Mr. Bamisile …

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Premium Times Replies To Nigerian Army, Demands Apology

Premium Times Replies To Nigerian Army, Demands Apology

PREMIUM TIMES has replied a letter sent by the Nigerian Army, threatening legal action against the newspaper for publications about the army and its chief, Tukur Buratai, a Lieutenant General. On Wednesday, the newspaper published a letter dated December 22, written on behalf of Mr. Buratai, by I.M Alkali, a …

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FRN Code that forced Adeboye to retire suspended

The federal government has suspended the law that forced Enoch Adeboye to step down as the Nigeria overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG). The Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria (FRN), under Jim Obazee, had directed not-for-profit organisations — including churches and mosques — to comply with a corporate governance code stipulating …

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Rector of the Federal Polytechnic, Bayelsa state, dies during sex with student

Rector slumps, dies during sex romp with teenager

Rector slumps, dies during sex romp with teenage. The Acting Rector, Federal Polytechnic, Ekowe, Bayelsa State, has slumped and died at a hotel in Ughelli during alleged sex romp with an unidentified female teenager. The rector was said to have slumped at his hotel room in Zekoh Place located at …

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How Nenadi Usman ‘shared Diezani’s N23 billion’ to North-eastern states

Embattled former Minister of Finance and Director of Finance to the Peoples Democratic Party Presidential Campaign, Nenadi Usman, has disclosed to the Economic and Financial Crime Commission how she disbursed the N23 billion allegedly received from former Petroleum Resources Minister Diezani Alison-Madueke. According to The Nation, Usman told the EFCC during …

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How Badeh Laundered NAF Funds With Dollar Account – Witness

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Eso Faleke, the eighth prosecution witness, PW8, of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Wednesday, November 2, 2016 told Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court sitting in Maitama, Abuja, how Alex Badeh, former Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), laundered funds removed from the accounts of the Nigerian Air Force, …

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EFCC Chairman Magu Disowns Akpabio

EFCC Chairman Magu Disowns Akpabio

The attention of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has been drawn to a recorded audio conversation attached to a report with the caption, EFCC Detains Brother of Former Akwa Ibom State Governor Ibanga Akpabio, which appeared today, November 2, 2016 on the online news portal, WhoYouHelp.Net allegedly featuring two Akwa Ibom politicians, …

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Man In Tragic Viral Video Dies In Lagos (video)

Ex-Police Officers Docked For Torturing Man To Death

A man seen lying lifeless in a recent viral video on social media, allegedly due to a furious raid by police officers on an illegal raid on the busy Lagos-Abeokuta expressway, has died at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital LASUTH. The victim, identified as Mr. Oloruniran Ajani, had a severe …

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