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We’ll never allow #EndSARS protests anywhere again –IGP

The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mr. Mohammed Adamu, has warned those planning to reenact the #EndSARS protests in the country against the action, saying the Force will not allow that to happen again. Saturday Telegraph recalls that peaceful protests across parts of the country against excesses of the now-disbanded Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), were […]

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Husband, wife, another in police net for stealing baby in Kaduna

The Kaduna State Police Command yesterday disclosed that they have arrested a man and his wife for stealing a three-day-old baby belonging to their neighbour. A statement by the spokesman of the Command, ASP Muhammad Jalige, said: “On 9th November 2020, the Kaduna State Police Command received a complaint of a missing threeday- old baby […]

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Government’s CIT earning drops to N416bn Q 3, 2020

Nigeria’s revenue from Company Income Tax( CIT) plunged in third quarter 2020 by 20.1 per cent tothe N416billion against the N520.89billion recorded during the same period of last year, latest data on CIT released yesterday by the National Bureau of Statistics ( NBS), has revealed NBS breakdown showed Professional Services, including telecoms generated the highest […]

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IGP: We’ll never allow any type of #EndSARS protest again

  The Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Mohammed Adamu, has said the force will never allow another type of #EndSARS protest again. Speaking on Friday in Abuja when he met with Commissioners of Police, the IGP said the force is ready to face anyone who organises or participates in such protests across the country. Adamu said […]

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JUST IN: Court grants Senator Ndume bail

  The Federal High Court in Abuja has granted bail to the Borno South Senator, Ali Ndume, who has been detained in prison since Monday over his suretyship for Abdulrasheed Maina believed to have jumped bail. Justice Okon Abang in a ruling on Friday said he chose to grant the senator bail based on his […]

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JUST IN: Maradona buried in private ceremony

  Diego Maradona was buried on Thursday in a private ceremony attended by only two dozen people. Only family members and close friends were permitted at Jardin Bella Vista cemetery for the final religious ceremony and burial of Maradona next to the graves of his parents, Dalma and Diego, reports Sky Sports. Fans waving Argentine […]

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JUST IN: CNN retracts initial report soldiers killed 38 at Lekki Toll Plaza during #EndSARS protest

The Cable News Network (CNN) has retracted its initial report, which said operatives of the Nigerian Army killed 38 persons at the Lekki Tollgate in Lagos State on October 20, 2020. The international broadcaster did this a double retraction on its Twitter handle it titled: “Clarification.” In the “Clarification,” CNN said it did not attribute […]

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Maradona: 1960 – 2020: How I marked Maradona at the World Cup – Oliseh

Ex-international, Sunday Oliseh, has described as a shock the death of Argentina great, Diego Maradona, who died of cardiac arrest on Wednesday at the age of 60. Oliseh as Nigerian defensive midfielder at the 1994 FIFA World Cup was given the job of marking Maradona in what would turn out to be Maradona’s last game […]

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Wike: Restructuring, fiscal federalism will save Nigeria

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari, to act on the call for the country’s restructuring and ensure the practice of fiscal federalism to douse brewing tension in the country. Speaking yesterday as a guest on Channels Television programme, Sunrise Daily, Wike, said stakeholders in the South-South and other geopolitical zones […]