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My Husband Bewitched Me For Eight Years, Wife Tells Court

A housewife,  Abosede Bamgbose, 28, on Wednesday pleaded with a Badagry Customary Court in Topo Garage to dissolve her marriage,  alleging that she was bewitched by her husband, James, for eight years. Abosede also told the court that there was no longer love in the marriage, adding that a spell was cast on her to win and sustain her love.

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Photos: Police Officers Flee As Angry Youths Overrun Station In Anambra

There was pandemonium early this morning following a clash between angry Awkuzu youths and the Nigerian Police Force, Oyi Division, over the death of a motorcyclist popularly known as Okada rider. According to reports, the Okada rider was mistakenly killed by the police officers during a patrol in the community yesterday evening. The death did not go down well with …

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Police Arrest Evans’ Lawyer In Court

Some police operatives on Wednesday morning arrested a lawyer, Olukoya Ogungbeje, at the Federal High Court in Lagos. Ogungbeje had represented the alleged billionaire kidnapper, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, alias Evans. Policemen said to be from the State Criminal Investigation Department, Panti, swooped on the lawyer as he parked his car at the Federal High Court in Ikoyi on Wednesday morning. Ogungbeje, who …

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24 People Die Of Snake Bites In Gombe State

The Snake Bite Treatment and Research Centre in Kaltungo, Gombe State, says it has recorded 24 deaths out of the 1,829 cases of snake bites recorded between January and August. The officer in charge of the centre, Abubakar Ballah, made this known in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Kaltungo on Monday.

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Man Burns Boss’ Credentials For Being Refused Salary Increase

A 25-year-old store keeper, Abubakar Hussaini, who was on Tuesday sentenced to 12 months imprisonment by a Kubwa Grade 1 Area Court, Abuja, said he burnt his boss’s credentials for his failure to increase his salary‎. Hussaini said the complainant, Mr Jack Jiang, a Chinese, promised to increase his salary, but failed to do so.‎

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