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How I paid $1m ransom to Evans: Witness

A witness, Izuchukwu Ezeuko, on Thursday told an Igbosere High Court in Lagos how he dropped $1 million dollar ransom for the alleged kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, popularly known as Evans.

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Confusion As Robbers Escape From Police Custody In Lagos

The police at Ayobo Division in Lagos were thoroughly embarrassed after some suspected robbers dislodged them and escaped from custody. It was gathered that the suspects were arrested after they burgled a house, carted away property and tried to escape. While they were escaping, the residents raised alarm; some of the suspects were arrested and detained at the cell.

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Update: Man Who Was Rescued After Jumping Off 3rd Mainland Bridge Has Died

The middle aged man who was rescued by Fishermen after he jumped off 3rd mainland bridge in an apparent suicide attempt has died. The man identified as Nurudeen, died in the hospital where he was rushed to for medical treatment. Recall that yesterday morning, ionigeria reported the story of Nurudeen who called his wife before he jumped off the bridge …

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50 Year-old Man Arrested For Stripping Naked To Beg 13, For Sex In Lagos

A 50-year old man, Suleiman Mohammed, has been arrested in Lagos for disorderly conduct by stripping self naked and begging a 13-year old boy for sex. The incident happened at Market Street, Isale Oja, Agege, where they reside. It was gathered that Mohammed returned from work, lured the victim into his apartment and locked his door from behind. He stripped himself naked, …

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