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‘Lagos Lagoon is hungry & angry’ – Ifa priest urges Oba of Lagos to appease gods

Many people, including medical experts, seem to be pointing to depression as the possible cause for Dr Allwell Oji’s tragic suicide. However, two renowned Ifa priests have maintained a different stance. They believe that the likely cause of Dr Allwell Oji’s decision to commit suicide was either because he was …

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Suicide: RRS stops female textile dealer from jumping into the Lagoon (photos)

Shortly after the report of Mrs. Abigael Ogunyinka who was rescued by fishermen in Lagos Lagoon early Friday morning, another woman was today prevented at about 11:25 a.m from leaping into the Lagoon by the operatives of the Rapid Response Squad of the Lagos state Police Command.     The …

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President Muhammadu Buhari orders Police IG to end the crisis in Ile-Ife and Zaki-Biam

President Muhammadu Buhari orders Police IG to end the crisis in Ile-Ife and Zaki-Biam

President Buhari met with the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris today where he gave a marching order to security agencies in Nigeria to immediately put an end to incidences of crisis present in some parts of the country. Speaking to Journalists after a the meeting with President Buhari at the …

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In Lagos: Traders Arrested For Selling Beans Preserved With Sniper

Three siblings trading in beans on Adenekan Street, Alagbado, Lagos State, have been arrested by the police for allegedly selling “poisonous beans” to members of the public. It was learnt that the traders – Faith Ogbona, Chidioke Ogbona and Sunday Ogbona – were arrested by policemen from the Alagbado division …

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London Terror Attack: Five Dead And Several Injured {photos}

London Terror Attack: Five Dead And Several Injured {photos}

Five people have died and at least 40 were injured after an attacker drove a car along a pavement in Westminster, stabbed a policeman and was shot dead by police in the grounds of Parliament on Wednesday.   The dead officer has been named as PC Keith Palmer, 48, a …

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Oh My! Wife Brutally Murders Husband and Hides His Body in a Suitcase {Graphic photos}

Oh My! Wife Brutally Murders Husband and Hides His Body in a Suitcase {Graphic photos}

A murder incident involving a wife and her husband has left people in serious shock after it was discovered that the wife brutally murders the husband and hides his body in a suitcase. A heartless wife has left many people in serious shock after it was discovered that she killed …

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Dollar drops below N400/$ for first time in 7 months

For the first time in seven months, the dollar fell below the psychological N400 barrier, when the greenback traded at N399 to the dollar in Lagos and exchanged at N395 in Abuja, lower than N410 at which it traded on Tuesday. With the gains made by the local currency in …

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LATEST UPDATE: Police retracts statement on found Dr Allwell Orji’s body

ChannelsTV has retracted their earlier statement that the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Mr Fatai Owoseni confirmed body suspected to be suicide victim Dr Allwell Orji has been recovered by the Marine Police at the Onikan end of the lagoon, three days after the horrific tragedy occurred. According to the …

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Man who beheaded lady in Lagos poses with her head (VERY GRAPHIC PHOTOS)

 Below are photos of the man when he was caught, posing with her head and  other dismembered parts of her body. See more photos below VERY GRAPHIC

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Graduate Forges Customer’s Signature, Caught In The Act To Steal N110k In GTB Abuja

Luck ran out of a man believed to be in his 30s on Monday as he attempted to withdraw N110,000 (One Hundred and ten thousand naira) from another customer’s account after stealing his transfer slip, then forging the victim’s signature on a bank withdrawals slip right there in the bank …

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FG: Nigerian Government Blacklists 25 Oil Marketers Over Fraud

Petroleum Equalization Fund (Management) Board says it has blacklisted 25 oil marketers for defrauding the Nigerian Government. The fund, however, has not revealed names of the affected marketers. PEF listed theirs offences as changing of truck heads without getting clearance from the agency, tampering with tags affixed on trucks as …

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ASUU Rejects Pay Cut In varsities And Threatens Strike

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, (Abuja zone), has rejected what it described as “ugly and worrisome unilateral drastic cut” by the Federal Government in the personnel cost allocations to federal universities throughout the country. The organisation warned of dire consequences, including “a breakdown of industrial harmony”, should the Federal …

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Suicide: Woman Jumps Into Canal At Mile 2, Lagos

A yet to be identified woman also jumped into the lagoon from Maza-Maza Bridge in the Mile 2 area of Lagos. The woman was however, lucky, as rescuers fished her out before she could drown. According to a witness, the woman, dressed in a blouse and trousers, was trekking and …

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Whistleblowers to earn N210m on every N5bn – FG

The federal government have said that whistleblowers whose information leads to recovery of  N1billion to N5 billion will receive 5 percent for the first N1billion and 4 percent of the remaining N4 billion. Making the clarification in a statement yesterday, minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed said any …

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Photo: See the LAUTECH final year student that hanged himself in his Hostel

A final year student of the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomosho, Oyo State, Adesoji Adediran at the weekend committed suicide by hanging himself in the hostel. It was gathered that the 500-level student of Urban and Regional Planning Department hanged himself in the school’s hostel on Saturday. It was …

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Medical doctor returning from church jumps into the lagoon from 3rd Mainland bridge (photo&video)

A Medical Doctor who was returning from church, jumped into the Lagoon from Third mainland bridge after he ordered his driver to pull over. The reason behind his act is unknown. Men of the Lagos state Rapid Response Squad are already on ground to see if he can be rescued.

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Court orders ex-Naval chief Admiral Ezeoba to forfeit N1.8bn to Nigeria {details}

Justice Muslim Hassan of the Federal High Court in Lagos has ordered the temporary forfeiture of the sum of N1.825bn found in the bank accounts of a company, Acquila Leasing Limited. EFCC, which obtained the forfeiture order on behalf of Federal Government, said that the N1.825b was part of N2.387bn …

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400 Nigerians In South African Jails – Minister Dambazau

Interior Minister retired Lt.-Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau has disclosed that about 400 Nigerians were saving jail terms for various offences in South Africa. Minister Dambazu Dambazau made the disclosure at a joint news conference in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on the visit of Nigerian delegation to South Africa. Dambazau and …

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Meet Woman Who Confessed To Eating 10 Human Bodies

Meet Zimbabwean woman, 37,  claiming to be a witch and has allegedly eaten ten human bodies with her syndicate. In a recent interview with local media, Kwayedza from Harare said that the spirit became strong in 2012 and ever since then she has approached many apostolic prophets who have failed …

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Federal Civil Service: FCSC Releases List of Shortlisted Candidates for Interview 2017

The Federal Civil Service Commission (FCSC) has released the list of Applicants shortlisted for Interview from applications submitted during the 2016 Recruitment Exercise. See instructions below: All shortlisted Applicants are expected to check for their names under their State of Origin, below. Thereafter, check the Timetable to see when your …

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