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DAY 50 OF MEDICAL TRIP: NIGERIANS WANT PRESIDENCY TO DISCLOSE BUHARI’S ILLNESS, BILLS

DAY 50 OF MEDICAL TRIP: NIGERIANS WANT PRESIDENCY TO DISCLOSE BUHARI’S ILLNESS, BILLS

Today makes it 50 days since President Muhammadu Buhari left the country for the United Kingdom on a medical vacation, yet Nigerians still do not know the President’s ailment, the treatment he travelled for and when he will be back. Some Nigerians, who spoke to SUNDAY PUNCH on Saturday, expressed dissatisfaction with the refusal of the Presidency to update citizens […]

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HOW MY GIRLFRIEND CAUSED MY DOWNFALL —EVANS 

HOW MY GIRLFRIEND CAUSED MY DOWNFALL —EVANS 

…The shock of my life …His different names in different cities …Denies man, woman who claimed he kidnapped them …I don’t collect N20m or N10m, he tells them …I would have been worse if I was well educated …Why he threatened a victim after collecting $1m ransom JUST like a thriller typically involving crime and mystery, the story of arrested […]

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‘I GOT N6.5M FROM OPERATIONS’, SAYS, LANCE CORPORAL, EVANS COMRADE 

‘I GOT N6.5M FROM OPERATIONS’, SAYS, LANCE CORPORAL, EVANS COMRADE 

…EVANS: LANCE CORPORAL GANG MEMBER ARRESTED ….We are not in a hurry to charge kidnap kingpin to court —police •••Dismiss claim by escaped victim that Police released suspect The last may not have been heard of the unfolding saga of kidnap kingpin, Chukwudidumeme   Onuamadike, aka Evans, following his starling revelation that some members of his strike team were serving […]

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APC COUNCILLORSHIP CANDIDATE’S DAUGHTER KIDNAPPED IN LAGOS

APC COUNCILLORSHIP CANDIDATE’S DAUGHTER KIDNAPPED IN LAGOS

The 19-year-old daughter of All Progressives Congress (APC) councillorship candidate in Odi Olowo Local Council Development Area (LCDA), Lagos State, Mr. Bode Adeosun, has been abducted by suspected kidnappers. The girl identified as Bukola, it was learnt was abducted on Tuesday night around 9p.m. at Ilupeju area of the state, when she went to buy fish for her mother within […]

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NEWS HIGHLIGHT: 24TH JUNE, 2017.

NEWS HIGHLIGHT: 24TH JUNE, 2017.

Desperate People in Government Bent on Pulling Me Down, Says Saraki. NDLEA: $85bn Global Cocaine Trade Fueling Terrorism, Money Laundering in Nigeria. DSS Arrests 3 Suspects Planning to Attack Kano, Sokoto, Kaduna. ‘Osinbajo Has no Magic to Stop Agitations, Tension’. Nigeria Ranked 109th in 2017 Social Progress Index Report. Police Seek Death Penalty for Kidnappers, Other Criminals. Ambode: Enemies Within […]

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SUPREME COURT VOIDS HERMAN HEMBE’S REPS MEMBERSHIP, DECLARES DOROTHY MATO WINNER

SUPREME COURT VOIDS HERMAN HEMBE’S REPS MEMBERSHIP, DECLARES DOROTHY MATO WINNER

The Supreme Court, on Friday, has declared as null and void the election of Herman Hembe into the House of Representatives, while also declaring Mrs. Dorothy Mato the winner of the All Progressives Congress ticket for Vandikwa/Konshisha Federal Constituency of Benue State. Hembe was elected into the House of Reps in 2015. The court also ordered the Independent National Electoral […]

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POLICE TO WITHDRAW MOBILE PERSONNEL FROM VIPS NATIONWIDE

POLICE TO WITHDRAW MOBILE PERSONNEL FROM VIPS NATIONWIDE

The Police on Friday said it would withdraw personnel of its mobile formation attached to important personalities in the country back to the barrack. Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, announced this in an interactive session with a group of civil society organisations under the auspices of “The Situation Room’’ in Abuja. He said that the measure was intended to bring […]

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EVANS NEVER GAVE ME N3M AS CLAIMED, SAYS FATHER

EVANS NEVER GAVE ME N3M AS CLAIMED, SAYS FATHER

…Accuses kidnap kingpin of name dropping Mr. Stephen Onwuamadike, father of suspected kidnap kingpin Chukwudi Chidumeme Onwuamadike (aka  Evans) Friday dismissed as false, claim by Evans of once giving him N3million and a Sport Utility Vehicle (SUV). The alleged gift was proceed of crime, Evans had told reporters last weekend when he took interrogators to  one of the dens his […]

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SUPREME COURT SACKS TARABA SENATOR, ORDERS HIM TO RETURN ALL SALARIES COLLECTED 

SUPREME COURT SACKS TARABA SENATOR, ORDERS HIM TO RETURN ALL SALARIES COLLECTED 

The Supreme Court has, Friday, sacked the Senator representing Taraba North in the Senate,  Abubakar Danladi and asked him to return all salaries he had collected before his sacking. Danladi was ordered to refund all salaries and allowances he received within 90 days. Mr. Danladi was sacked by the Supreme Court on the same day a member of the House […]

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SHORTENED SENTENCES FOR INMATES WHO SAVED DEPUTY

SHORTENED SENTENCES FOR INMATES WHO SAVED DEPUTY

A Georgia Sheriff says he plans to shorten the sentences of inmates who helped save a deputy’s life on June 12. The unidentified deputy, who suffers from chronic Chiari malformation, may have collapsed due to the 100 percent humidity on that 75 degree day, reports WXIA. It was the perfect opportunity for the six inmates working with him at a […]

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