Governor Akeredolu Imposes Curfew in Ikare Akoko

Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu has imposed a 24-hour curfew on Ikare Akoko in Akoko North East local government area of Ondo state, over violence that rocked the community since Monday May 3 over the Olokoja chieftaincy title. Chief Ogunye Idowu and

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Donald Trump Blasts Facebook for Extending Ban, Calls it a Crime Against Free Speech

Former US President Donald Trump has blasted Facebook’s decision to extend his ban as they plan to review his case for another six months to determine a defined penalty. Recall the social media giant had announced in January that Trump

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Over 1200 Imo Prison Inmates are Still at Large After Jail Break – NCoS

The Nigerian Correctional Service (NCoS) has said that over 1, 200 inmates out of the 1, 844 inmates who escaped from the Owerri custodial centre are still at large following the April 5 attack on the facility by gunmen. Spokesperson

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NASS promises to ensure return of Nigerian students trapped in Volcanic Caribbean Island

Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, has promised to ensure the return of Nigerian students trapped in Volcanic Caribbean Island. A number of Nigerian students are currently trapped in the Caribbean Island of St. Vincent and the Grenadines due to a volcanic

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Troops Rescue 13 Kidnapped Persons From Bandits After Fierce Gun Duel in Kaduna

Troops have rescued of 13 kidnapped persons from bandits in Gwagwada, Chikun local government area of Kaduna State. The State Commissioner of Internal Security and Home Affairs, Samuel Aruwan, who disclosed this in a statement on Wednesday, May 5, said

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89 men were reportedly beaten by their wives in the last 15 months – Lagos State Government

The Lagos State Government has said 89 men reported that they were battered by their wives in cases of domestic violence between 2020 and the first quarter of 2021. The Commissioner for Women Affairs and Poverty Alleviation (WAPA), Cecilia Bolaji

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One Killed as Building Collapses in Police Barracks

A young lady identified as Peace Bulus has died after a bungalow in the Mounted Troop Police Barracks in Ikeja, Lagos State partially collapsed on her and also broke the arm of her sister on Tuesday, May 4. According to

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Amotekun Evacuates 137 Illegal Occupants From Ondo Forest Reserve

Operatives of Ondo State Security Network Agency also known as the Amotekun Corps have evacuated 137 persons illegally occupying the state’s forest reserve. Illegal occupants of Elegbeka Forest Reserve located along Benin/Owo Highway were apprehended following a tip-off from members

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Banditry and kidnapping are not federal offence, states including those being controlled by it should be called out instead – FG

Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed has said that combating banditry and kidnapping are not part of the duties of the federal government. The Minister made the comment while reacting to PDP National Chairman, Uche Secondus’s call for President

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FG to review salaries of civil servants and some federal agencies as part of measures to reduce cost of governance

The Federal government says that as part of measures to cut the cost of governance in the country, it has directed the National Salaries, Incomes & Wages Commission (NSIWC) to review salaries of civil servants and some federal agencies. Minister

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