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Ibrahim Magu released from detention

Suspended acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, has been released after facing a presidential panel in Aso Rock.   His release comes few hours after the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu denied the police were holding him.   Magu’s lawyers, Tosin Ojaomo Esq had written to the IGP requesting for bail for Magu …

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Ebonyi state to reopen schools in August

The State Governor, Dave Umahi, announced the reopening at the virtual Executive Council Meeting in Abakaliki, the state capital today July 15. He said the reopening will be done in phases.   “The public should note that Ebonyi state will reopen her schools immediately, not in the month of July, we have to start the process that will lead us probably to reopen …

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Kidnapper shot dead by police in Ogun, victims rescued

A suspected kidnapper was shot dead by police officers attached to the Ogun State Police Command along Shagamu–Ijebu Ode road on Wednesday July 15.   The incident occurred while the DPO of Shagamu police division, SP Okiki Agunbiade was on a routine patrol with his men. They reportedly sighted a Sienna bus with registration number MUS 86 FN with occupants who had suspicious looks but …

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Resident doctors at Ogun isolation centre join strike

Resident Doctors at the COVID-19 treatment and isolation centre have joined their colleagues in the ongoing strike.   The doctors who work at the Isolation centre located in Olabisi Onabanjo University Teaching Hospital, Sagamu, Ogun State, reportedly vacated their duty posts at the isolation centre following the directive by the Association of Resident Doctors, OOUTH, Sagamu.   This was confirmed …

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