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Vote-buying: EFCC operatives invade election venue in Imo rerun

Officials of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Saturday invaded booth 003 Umucaram Amaraku in Isiala Mbano council area of Imo over...

APC Governors drum support for community policing

The Progressive Governors Forum, says community policing initiated by some state governments will complement the efforts of the Federal Government in tackling insecurity in...

Just in: Many wounded, several shops destroyed as popular plank market razed by fire...

More than 15 shop owners were said to have wounded. and slumped due to the wildfire that razed Amu Timber, a Lagos popular plank...

How Maina’s pension reform team rejected N2bn bribe, witness tells court

Khalid Aliyu, the EFCC prosecution witness (PW5) in the ongoing trial of Abdulrasheed Maina, ex-chairman, defunct Pension Reform Task Team (PRTT) has disclosed that...

IPPIS: University lecturers threaten ‘no pay, no work’ over seizure of salary

University lecturers have threatened a`No Pay, No Work’ action over the Federal Government’s plan to withhold the January salary of some of their colleagues...

Sacked LG Chairmen: Ex-Oyo AG asks Gov Makinde to obey Malami’s directive

Mr Seun Abimbola, ex-Gov Ajimobi's Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice in Oyo State, has called on the state government to obey the directive of...

I was misinterpreted, I never declared Amotekun illegal, says Malami

Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, says he never made any statement declaring South-West regional security outfit ‘Operation Amotekun’...

Police throw light on how ‘Oko Oloyun’ was assassinated, vow to fish out killers

The Oyo State Police Command says it will do everything it takes to fish out the killers of a trado-medical practitioner, Alhaji Fatai Yusuf,...

“Ignore negative comments about Amotekun,” monarchs tell South West Govs

Traditional Rulers in Ondo state on Friday asked Southwest governors to ignore negative comments being made against Amotekun security outfit. They urged the governors to...

Send your wards to school or be prosecuted, Kaduna State govt warns parents

The Kaduna State Government, on Friday, advised parents to send their children to school or face prosecution in accordance with extant laws. The Permanent Secretary,...