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A student of the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun State, Grace Opeyemi, who allegedly committed suicide due to poor academic performance, once attempted taking her life before she eventually consumed an insecticide, Sniper, on Friday. A course mate of the deceased at the Department of English in the institution, who preferred anonymity, said on Sunday […]

A lecturer at the Federal University, Dutsinma, Katsina State, Mr. Abubakar Idris, has been abducted by hoodlums. The varsity teacher was kidnapped on Friday at his residence, No. 41A, Lawal Aliyu Road, Barnawa area of Kaduna metropolis. The Kaduna State Police Command Public Relations Officer, DSP Yakubu Sabo, confirmed the incident to News Agency of […]

Two Alpha Jets of the Nigerian Air Force have bombed a Boko Haram terrorists’ hideout in the Alafa area of Sambisa Forest in Borno State, killing scores of the insurgents. The air strike was conducted on Thursday after Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance missions revealed the presence of the fighters alongside their logistics supplies and equipment […]

Some men of the 32 Artillery Brigade have allegedly raped a student of the Adekunke Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko (AAUA) in Ondo State. The incident reportedly occurred Wednesday evening at a military checkpoint between Owo and Ikare-Akoko in Akoko North-East Local Government. Sources said the soldiers, who were attached to the Ikare Akoko checkpoint, allegedly […]

The Oyo State Police Command, on Thursday, paraded four unauthorised arms dealers caught with 10,000 live cartridges. The cartridges, according to the Commissioner of Police, Shina Olukolu, were discovered following a tip-off. He said they were meant to be supplied to criminal elements in the state. Olukolu, who paraded 23 other suspects at a press […]

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