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Nigerian Soldier sentenced to death for killing 5 rescued civilians

Nigerian Soldier sentenced to death for killing 5 rescued civilians

The General Court Martial (GOC) sitting in Maiduguri, Borno State has sentenced a soldier serving in Operation Lafiya Dole to death for murder. Deputy Director...

CDHR declares Malachy’s administration a nullity

The Committee for Defence of Human Rights (CDHR) has urged the public to discountenance the recent disclaimer in the Vanguard Newspaper of 6th December,...

Fuel scarcity worsens nationwide

Despite last Wednesday’s directive by the Federal Executive Council, FEC mandating the Minister of State for Petroleum, Ibe Kachikwu, to bring an end to...

#EndSARS rallies hold nationwide Monday

A coalition of civic groups will, on Monday, hold rallies nationwide to press home their demand for the dismantling of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad...

IG orders investigation into alleged extortion against Kwara PPRO

The Inspector General of Police has ordered an investigation into an allegation of extortion against the public relations officer of the Kwara State Police...

Fuel scarcity: DPR compels depots to give Lagos priority

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has compelled private depots with products to give priority to Lagos State in order to end the present...
Pastor seeks dissolution of marriage over wife's laziness

Pastor seeks dissolution of marriage over wife’s laziness

A pastor, Adedayo Adeyemo, on Wednesday asked an Ado-Ekiti Customary Court to dissolve the nine-year-old marriage between him and his wife, Kemi. Our correspondent reports...
S/Court fixes March 2, 2018 to rule on Dasuki's continued detention

S/Court fixes March 2, 2018 to rule on Dasuki’s continued detention

The Supreme Court on Monday fixed March 2 for judgment on an appeal by former National Security Adviser (NSA), Col. Sambo Dasuki, challenging his...

Beauty Pageant births in ancient Igbo land

The Face of Okpanku Pageant has been announced to hold this Christmas in an ancient town of South Eastern Nigeria. Okpanku is located in...
VAT records 1.73 % increase in third quarter - NBS

NBS: 11 people died daily in Nigerian road accidents

No fewer than 1,070 Nigerians died in road accidents in the third quarter, the National Bureau of Statistics, NBS, said, according to a Premium...