Police Personnel At APC National Secretariat To Maintain Order, Says Police Spokesman

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Police Personnel At APC National Secretariat To Maintain Order, Says Police Spokesman     Spokesman of the Nigeria Police Force (NPF), Frank Mba, has said that personnel of the NPF deployed to the National Secretariat of the All Progressive Congress (APC), located at Blantyre Crescent, Wuse II, Abuja, are there to maintain law and order. Mba in a statement on Tuesday noted that the deployment is a proactive move by the Force to maintain peace and ensure there is no breakdown of law and order at the Secretariat. “The presence…

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Man In Court For Allegedly Having Sex With Pig In Ibadan

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A young Nigerian man has been arraigned in court for allegedly having sex with a pig in Ibadan, Oyo State. The 22-year-old man, identified as Ayokunbi Olaniyi, was arraigned before an Iyaganku Chief Magistrates’ Court. The police prosecutor, Insp. Opeyemi Olagunju told the court that Olaniyi, who resides in Eleti – Odo area, Iwo Road, Ibadan, had sex with a pig on April 2, at about 4 p.m. According to Olagunju, the accused works at a pig farm in Elewi – Odo area, Ibadan and was caught having sex with one…

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Kidnappers Demand N100m Ransom To Free Father Of Former Plateau Governor, Pa Dariye

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Kidnappers Demand N100m Ransom To Free Father Of Former Plateau Governor, Pa Dariye     Kidnappers of the father of former governor of Plateau State, Joshua Dariye, have demanded a ransom of N100m. The victim, Pa Dariye, who is said to be in his late 80s, was abducted at his residence in Mushere, Bokkos Local Government Area of the state on Saturday, according to a witness. The kidnappers reportedly fired gunshots in the air to keep off residents of the area in the course of moving the victim away to…

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UN Appoints 2Baba As Refugee Goodwill Ambassador

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UN Appoints 2Baba As Refugee Goodwill Ambassador     The United Nations (UN) has appointed Nigerian singer, 2Baba as its Refugees Goodwill Ambassador. The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) announced this today via its verified Instagram handle. It acknowledged the musician’s commitment and devotion to the welfare of refugees and internally displaced persons while exuding optimism that he will continue in the path. “We are so excited to share the news that @official2baba has been appointed @refugees Goodwill Ambassador! “2Baba, your steadfast commitment for refugees…

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Sterling Bank Creates Exclusive Income Bearing Programme For Customers

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Sterling Bank Creates Exclusive Income Bearing Programme For Customers     Customers of Sterling Bank Plc, Nigeria’s leading commercial bank, now have the benefit of enjoying passive monthly income courtesy of the One Partner Programme. Targeted at entrepreneurs and upwardly mobile young Nigerians and Diasporans, the programme allows customers generate a second income by referring their family and network of friends to use unique Sterling Bank products. Divisional Head, Retail and Consumer Banking, Sterling Bank, Shina Atilola, who disclosed this in a statement in Lagos said, the initiative offers Nigerians…

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COVOD-19: 13 More Imo Lawmakers Test Positive

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COVOD-19: 13 More Imo Lawmakers Test Positive     Thirteen more members of the Imo State House of Assembly have tested positive for COVID-19. The spokesman for the State Task Force on COVID-19, Chinedu Iwuala, confirmed this on Tuesday. This brings the total number of lawmakers in the state who are COVID-19 positive to 14. The infected lawmakers have gone into self-isolation and the State Assembly Complex in Owerri has remained shut since the first lawmaker was diagnosed with the virus.    

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Buhari Sympathizes With Ezekwesili Over Mother’s Death

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Buhari Sympathizes With Ezekwesili Over Mother’s Death   President Buhari has sympathized with former Minister of Education, Dr Oby Ezekwesili, and her family over the death of her mother, Mrs Cecilia Ujubuonu. In a statement on Tuesday by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, he urged Ezekwesili, her family, and all associates of the late businesswoman to find strength in her good works. According to the statement, the President noted that her testimony of reverence for God and service to humanity have continued to resonate. He also condoled…

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Ogun Police Arrest Man, Wife Over Assault On Ex-Lover

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Ogun Police Arrest Man, Wife Over Assault On Ex-Lover     A man, Osas Onyeokweni, and his wife, Tomisin Onyeokweni, have been arrested by the Operatives of the Ogun State Police Command for molesting and indecently assaulting a 20-year-old girl. Mr Onyekweni was said to have called his former girlfriend on phone to meet him at an agreed point at Lusada area, Agbara, Ogun State, for an important discussion. However, the 20-year old girl turned up at the Lusada location and met Osas and his wife, Tomisin, and both lured…

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