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Three Nigerians, Two Ghanaians Held Back In prison For ‘Stealing Petroleum products’

Three Nigerians, Two Ghanaians Held Back In prison For ‘Stealing Petroleum products’

News, Security June 15, 2018 at 8:36 pm 0 comments

Three Nigerians and two Ghanaian citizens were on Thursday ordered to be remanded in prison custody by a Federal High Court, Lagos, over alleged theft of 250 metric tonnes of petroleum products.
The five suspected oil thieves are three Nigerians Ojo Olagoke

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Nigerian Army shocks Court, says officers sacked for not ‘renewing appointments’

Nigerian Army shocks Court, says officers sacked for not ‘renewing appointments’

News, Security, Terrorism June 13, 2018 at 11:39 pm 0 comments

The Nigerian Army on Wednesday gave a surprising reason for its compulsory retirement of some officers in 2016.
About 37 officers, including generals, were summarily dismissed via a letter on June 9 that year.
According to the statement announcing their retirement, the officers were sacked by the Army Council for

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I joined kidnap gang to make money for Sallah – Suspect

I joined kidnap gang to make money for Sallah – Suspect

News, Security June 13, 2018 at 9:36 am 0 comments

The Niger State Police Command has arrested two suspected kidnappers that had been making life unbearable for the people of Sabon Mariga in the Rafi Local Government Area of the state .
The suspects, Mohammed Kwairi , 23 , and Emmanuel Idi, 21 , were arrested by police operatives attached

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Five men gang-raped us….invited friends to also `come and eat free meal’ – Two teenage girls

Five men gang-raped us….invited friends to also `come and eat free meal’ – Two teenage girls

News, Security June 10, 2018 at 9:56 am 0 comments

BIZARRE! That’s the word to describe the gang-raping of two teenage girls by men old enough to be their fathers in Ondo town.
Ondo has been in the news in recent times for bad reasons. It is seen in many quarters as the haven for youths and men of questionable

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Five bandits killed in Zamfara as army raids camps

Five bandits killed in Zamfara as army raids camps

News, Security, Terrorism June 9, 2018 at 12:14 pm 0 comments

Troops of the Nigerian Army have shot dead five suspected bandits during an operation in the troubled Maru Local Government Area of Zamfara State.
Saturday PUNCH learnt that the troops of 223 Battalion deployed on Operation Idon Raini on Thursday , carried out the raids in Danguru , Babandoka and

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