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Two men are facing jail after being convicted of raping a woman in a Soho night club. The rape was so brutal that she required surgery in the wake of the attack. The convicts — Ferdinando Orlando, 25, and Lorenzo Costanzo, 26 — targeted the victim at a club in Argyll Street in the early […]

A Kubwa Grade I Area Court on Tuesday ordered that one Hafisu Idris, who allegedly inflicted injuries on a policeman be remanded in a correctional facility. The Judge, Ibrahim Balarabe, however, adjourned the matter until Nov. 18 for hearing. Idris who, however, pleaded not guilty is facing a five-count of criminal conspiracy, inciting disturbance of […]

Gunmen suspected to be Fulani herdsmen on Monday kidnapped four teachers and two children at Azagba Mixed Secondary School, Isele-Azagba. It was gathered that armed three men stormed the school premises in a black Sports Utility Vehicle, beat up the security men and tied them up before heading straight to the classroom where four teachers […]

Troops of Operation Thunder Strike have rescued the remaining four students of Government Day Secondary School Gwagwada in Chikun Local Government Area of Kaduna State, who were abducted on their way to school on Oct. 10. The Deputy Director Army Public Relations Officer,1 Division Nigerian Army Kaduna, Col Ezindu Idimah told the News Agency of […]

A 28-year-old human resources personnel, Nelly Kalu, who allegedly defrauded five job seekers of N1.32 million on the pretext of securing jobs for them, on Monday appeared before an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court. The defendant, whose residential address was not given, is facing a six-count bordering on stealing and obtaining money under false pretences. The […]

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