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35 Prisoners to sit for NECO exams in Jos

The Nigerian Prisons Service (NPS) has said that 35 inmates of the Jos prison will participate in the 2018 Nov/Dec Senior School Certificate Examination (SSCE) of the National Examination Council (NECO).

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Suspected ‘Yahoo Boy’ Kills Policeman, Injures Another In Delta State

A policeman has been reported dead with another seriously wounded in a fatal auto crash along Airport road in Effurun, Uvwie Local Government Area of Delta State. The injured policeman was rushed to an undisclosed hospital where he is currently receiving treatment. According to Sapele Olofofo Unugbragada, it was learnt that the policeman from Ugborikoko Police Divisional Headquarters on routine …

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Photos: Bishop’s Corpse, Others Recovered After Bus Fell Into A River

The search mission for victims of the passenger bus that veered off a flooded bridge and plunged into a river in Rivers state, is still in progress with more corpses recovered. The latest corpses were recovered from the river on Thursday and have been identified by their relatives. The identities of the corpses are; Bishop Raph G.U Innocent from Erema …

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Notorious Cultist In Trouble After Threatening Police For Arresting Gang Leader

The Lagos State Police Command has arrested a notorious cultist who threatened to maim the DPO of Oworoshoki Division, CSP Ifeanyi Owo, for arresting their gang leader. According to the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Imohimi Edgal, the DPO, CSP Ifeanyi Owo, on the 11th of October, 2018, received a call from an unknown number and the caller threatened him …

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11 Suspects Arrested As Police Storm Shomolu, Lagos Over Cult War

Officers of the Rapid Response Squad stormed Shomolu area of Lagos, where two suspected cult leaders were killed in a fatal gang war. 11 suspects have so far been arrested while more are being invited for questioning, according to police report. Suspects are assisting the police in more arrest with the aim of getting to the root of the clash. Senior Police …

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13-Year-Old Allegedly Raped By Father And Son For 4 Years In Benue State Dies After Battle With Vesicovaginal Fistula

A 13-year-old girl named Elizabeth Ochanya Ogbaje who was raped by a lecturer and his son in Benue state, has passed away, according to reports. According to philanthropist Ukan Kurugh, the young girl battled with Vesico Vaginal Fistula (VVF) and other health complications at the Benue State University Teaching Hospital, Makurdi, before her death yesterday. 51-year-old lecturer who is said to be …

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