#JusticForUwa: Police Arrest Two Over Rape, Murder of UNIBEN Student

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#JusticForUwa: Police Arrest Two Over Rape, Murder of UNIBEN Student       Two “key suspects” have been arrested in connection with the rape and gruesome murder of 100 level Microbiology student of the University of Benin (UNIBEN), Vera Uwaila Omozuwa. This was disclosed by the Edo state police commissioner, Mr. Johnson Babatunde Kokumo when he played host to the UNIBEN Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Lilian Salami at the Force headquarters, in Benin city on Monday. In a statement made available to Campus Gist, the police chief assured that efforts were being…

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44-Year-Old Pastor Arrested For Raping Daughter

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44-Year-Old Pastor Arrested For Raping Daughter       The Police in Ogun State says it has arrested a 44-year-old man, Oluwafemi Oyebola, for raping his biological daughter. Oyebola who is said to be a pastor of the Christ Apostolic Church (CAC), Ogo Oluwa Parish in Obafemi Owode Local Government Area of the state, was arrested following a complaint by the daughter who reported at Owode-Egbado divisional headquarters that her father had been forcefully having carnal knowledge of her since 2015. In a statement issued on Tuesday, the Police Public…

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Priest Accused of Raping Woman More Than 30 Years Ago to Stand Trial

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A priest, Rev. John Anthony Clohosey, accused of raping a woman more than 30 years ago will now stand trial next year according to reports. Rev. Clohosey was a priest at Our Lady Immaculate and St Cuthbert’s RC Church in Crook, County Durham until he was suspended last year when he was accused by a woman of raping her more than 30 years. The 71-year-old priest is alleged to have sexually attacked the woman in Gateshead in 1986. He did not appear before Newcastle Crown Court on Friday due to the…

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Ebonyi State Governor, Umahi, Test Positive For Coronavirus

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The Ebonyi State Governor, Dave Umahi, has tested positive for the novel coronavirus. The Governor confirmed this in a statement personally signed by him on Saturday. He and some of his close aides tested positive for the virus after carrying out the coronavirus test, the statement said. Umahi further disclosed that, presently, they are not showing any symptoms but have since isolated, in line with protocols laid down by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC). The Governor directed the Deputy Governor, Kelechi Igwe, to take over the frontline coordination of the state’s…

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EU Approves Remdesivir To Treat COVID-19

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EU Approves Remdesivir To Treat COVID-19     The European Commission has authorized the use of anti-viral drug remdesivir to treat severe cases of COVID-19. The announcement was made on Friday, July 3, days after the US effectively stockpiled the world’s entire supply of the antiviral medication. Its approval came after two major US studies showed that remdesivir can reduce the duration of hospital stay for COVID-19 patients. EU Health Commissioner Stella Kyriakides said in a statement; “Today’s authorisation of a first medicine to treat COVID-19 is an important step forward in…

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Photos: Serena Williams and Daughter Wear Matching Sportswear

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Photos: Serena Williams and Daughter Wear Matching Sportswear     Tennis champion, Serena Williams shared some adorable photos and video with her daughter as they rocked matching sportswear on the tennis court. Serena shared the court with her adorable daughter who also posed like a professional tennis player as she held her bat and played alongside her mum. Williams is practising for the US Open, which she is expected to take part in, and like many tennis players has been getting back into some routine. They look absolutely stunning together.

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Video: Khafi Kareem And Mum Plead for Information on her Brother’s Killers

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Video: Khafi Kareem And Mum Plead for Information on her Brother’s Killers     Big Brother Naija (BBNaija) reality TV star, Khafi Kareem, and her mother have pleaded with the public to help with information on the killers of her brother, Alexander Kareem. Alexander Kareem was shot dead in London on June 8, 2020. Alexander suffered gunshot wounds to his chest and abdomen on Askew Road in Shepherd’s Bush, in an alleged case of mistaken identity. According to detective, a white Range Rover Evoque linked to the murder of the 20-year-old was…

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D’banj Rape Allegation: IGP Orders Probe of Policemen who Arrested his Accuser, Seyitan Babatayo

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D’banj Rape Allegation: IGP Orders Probe of Policemen who Arrested his Accuser, Seyitan Babatayo     The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has ordered the probe of the policemen who allegedly arrested D’banj’s rape accuser, Seyitan Babatayo. The IGP gave the order in a letter signed on his behalf by his Principal Staff Officer, DCP Idowu Owohunwa, and addressed to the Deputy Inspector-General of Police, Force Criminal Investigation Department, Garki. The IGP’s letter was a sequel to a petition written by Seyitan’s lawyer, Ojoge, Omileye and Partners. In the IGP’s letter…

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Mother kills 4 Children, Shares Their Photos in Family WhatsApp Group

Mother kills 4 Children

Mother kills 4 Children, Shares Their Photos in Family WhatsApp Group     A Mother of six has been arrested by the police in Naivasha, Kenya for reportedly killing her 4 children before sharing their photos in the family WhatsApp group. The woman identified as Beatrice Mwende Kimotho allegedly locked her children in the house before giving them poison at Kabati Estate. K2TV reported that the police said they received a distress call from Jackson Kimani Kimotho, the woman’s brother saying that she had asked him to check on the children…

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Breaking: Nigeria Records 779 New Cases Of COVID-19

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Breaking: Nigeria Records 779 New Cases Of COVID-19   On Saturday, Nigeria recorded 779 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infected persons to 24,077. This was confirmed by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) in a tweet via its official handle. Lagos has the highest number of 285 followed by Rivers with 68 and FCT and Edo with 60 each. The total number of discharged patients stands at 8625 while 558 deaths have been recorded. See the full breakdown by states below; 779 new cases of…

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