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No rapist’ll escape prosecution in Edo –Justice commissioner

Edo State Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Prof. Yinka Omorogbe, yesterday vowed that anyone, who indulges in rape in the state would be made to face the full wrath of the law in the State. She also said the state government under Governor Godwin Obaseki was poised to ensure that those involved in such dastardly […]

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Baby factory: Cleric arrested for drugging pregnant girls, selling babies

The General Overseer of Grate Mercy Deliverance Ministry, Pastor Maureen Martins, 45, has been arrested for drugging pregnant teenage girls, inducing them into labour and then selling their babies. Maureen, a mother of two, who is also a trained nurse, was arrested at her church, located at No. 3 Giwa Street, Rumuolumili area of Port […]

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NURTW hails FG for lifting interstate travel ban

The President, National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), Alhaji Ibikunle Tajudeen Baruwa, has commended the Federal Government for lifting the ban on interstate travel. He said: “It is commendable that the Federal Government has found it convenient at this time to ease the restrictions hitherto placed on interstate travels to contain the spread of […]

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How humane nature of philanthropist saved Edo youngster from prison

  CAJETAN MMUTA in this report highlights how a popular Edo State-born philanthropist and business magnate as well as ex-pilot, Captain Hosa Wells Okunbo’s kind heartedness and humane sipirt paved way for a young indigene of the state from being dumped into the dark room of the state’s Correctional Center after he launched a malicious […]

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Herdsmen threatened to behead me if I didn’t pay N20m –Kidnap victim

A kidnapped victim, who simply wished to be addressed as Mr Kingsley, has narrated how suspected herdsmen abducted him and his pregnant wife in Rivers State and then threatened to decapitate him if his family members didn’t pay 20 Million as ransom. According to Kingsley, the incident happened on June 12, at a poultry farm […]

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Re: Deceitful propaganda for zoning in Enugu

One would not have wasted time replying such a clueless, incoherent and misguided analysis published in a newspaper of 18th June 2020 captioned, ‘The deceitful propaganda for zoning in Enugu State’, if not that one may be accused of keeping silence amidst disinformation, misinformation and incoherent facts embarked by the writer to fly an unhealthy […]

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Interswitch Group donates equipment, kits to Lagos

In furtherance of its efforts to assist the government in ramping up the testing capacity for the coronavirus across the country, integrated digital payment and E-commerce Company, Interswitch Group, has donated personal protective equipment (PPE) and rapid diagnostic test kits (RDTs) to Lagos State Government. The donation, which was presented to the State Government by […]

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Dabiri-Erewa bombs EFCC over allegations of money laundering, others

…says ‘not all successful Nigerians abroad are fraudsters, criminals’ • $11m fraud: Invictus Obi for sentence Oct 22 in U.S. Chairman of the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM), Mrs. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, yesterday insisted that not all Nigerians ‘succeeding abroad are involved in fraudulent activities’. Dabiri-Erewa’s submission followed a statement credited to the Economic and Financial […]

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Katsina carnage: My father, mother, brother were killed by bandits – Survivor

Katsina State has in the recent past been bedeviled by resurgence of banditry, kidnappings and cattle rustling. It could be recalled that Katsina State Governor, Aminu Masari, who was worried by the wanton on destructions of lives and property of the citizenry, has last year dialogued with the bandits in order to stop their nefarious […]