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The Kwara State House of Assembly has called for erection of a speed-breaker on Shao-Malete junction and Oko-Olowo-Jebba-Eyenkorin roads to reduce mishaps along the route. This was part of resolutions of the House after considering a Matter of General Public Importance raised by lawmaker representing Malete-Ipaye-Oloru Constituency, Abdulkareen Babatunde-Paku during Wednesday’s plenary Mr Babatunde-Paku observed […]

The Osun State Police Command has apprehended one Abbas Audio for murder and armed robbery. According to the Command spokesperson- Yemisi OPALOLA, while interacting with journalists in Osogbo on Tuesday, the 36-year-old suspect, Adio, who claimed to be a physician in one of the Kwara State Government-owned hospitals, allegedly murdered the taxi driver he hired […]

The Ilorin Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has secured the conviction and sentencing of eight convicts: two siblings and six other internet fraudsters. According to a statement by the Head, Media & Publicity of the anti-graft agency, Wilson UWUJAREN the siblings: Ayuba Bala and Abdulkarim Bala, alongside Abutu Francis Ojochogwu, […]

The Lagos State Police Command has arrested popular musician, Ice Prince, for allegedly assaulting a police officer. According to the Police Public Relations Officer of Lagos State Command- Benjamin Hundeyin, the singer was arrested in the early hours of today, He said the singer was stopped for driving without license plates but allegedly abducted the […]

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has confirmed one person dead and seven others injured when an uncompleted three-storey building collapsed at a popular GSM market in Beirut Road, Kano. NEMA Kano Territorial Coordinator- Nuradeen ABDULLAHI, confirmed the incident to reporters last night. Mr Abdullahi, while giving an update on the collapsed building, said the […]

The Presidency says since January, destructive floods have killed one hundred and fifteen (115) persons, displaced seventy three thousand three hundred and seventy nine (73,379) and injured two hundred and seventy-seven (277) others in twenty-two (22) states and the Federal Capital Territory. Quoting the latest data from relevant government ministries, departments and agencies on Tuesday, […]

Convoy of the wife of Osun State governor, Mrs Kafayat Oyetola, was reportedly attacked by suspected hoodlums. Though information about the incident was still unclear as of the time of filing this report, sources in Owode, Ede, where the incident occurred said the convoy of Mrs Oyetola was heading to Osogbo and was around Owode […]

The Majority Leader in the Anambra State House of Assembly, Nnamdi OKAFOR, has been reported dead. Before his death, Honourable OKAFOR, popularly called Akajiugo Awka, represented the Awka South Constituency 1 in the State Assembly. Details of his death were still sketchy, but reports alleged that the lawmaker slumped and died in the early hours of today […]

The Kwara State Police Command has arrested four suspects who allegedly snatched the sum of six hundred thousand naira (N600,000) which is the proceeds from the sale of cows by a cattle dealer named Yahaya Ishaku, at Kara market, Ajase-Ipo in the state. Report says the four robbery suspects were arrested at their hideout by […]

An Ilorin Magistrate’s Court, on Thursday, remanded a 28-year-old security guard named Kaura Joseph, for allegedly stealing items worth one point eight million naira from the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Ilorin. According to report from the Police, Joseph was apprehended by his vigilante colleagues at the University’s Second gate while trying to escape with […]

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