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The police have arraigned four persons before the Lagos State Magistrates’ Court sitting in Ikeja for allegedly assaulting and detaining a police officer on legal duty. It was gathered that the defendants, Kujembola Oluwashina, Kola Afolabi, Alade Adeyinka and Toyin Obide, detained the officer when he went to their company, Edge Base Technology, to arrest […]

Some truck drivers, on Monday, barricaded the Akure-Owo Expressway at Uso in the Owo Local Government Area of Ondo State, to protest the alleged killing of one of them by a policeman at a checkpoint in the town. It was gathered that the protest halted vehicular movement on the road for several hours. The deceased, […]

Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have arrested 23 Internet fraud suspects at a building which is being used as training outpost for potential cyber criminals on Essien Essien Street, Ikot Ibiok Village, Eket Local Government Area, Akwa Ibom State. The suspects are: Uzoma Chibuike; Bob Okwondu; Stanhope Wise; Kingsley Maxwell; Otuokpani […]

A suspected armed robber, who was said to have dispossessed some residents of the Arademi area of Ikire, Osun State, of their belongings, on Saturday, met his end after an encounter with a night watchman identified simply as Akindele. The suspect, it was learnt, was shot while attempting to rob residents of a house after […]

A sexagenarian couple, Matthew and Abiodun Adeoye, whose property was allegedly seized by land-grabbers, have abandoned their home following repeated threats and are now living in fear. The couple became an Internet sensation as the video of their appeal for help over the activities of the land-grabbers went viral. The Adeoyes had alleged that land-grabbers, […]

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