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Man, 20, Scales Church Fence To Steal N120,000 Microphone Engine

A 20-year-old computer operator, Gabriel Emmanuel, who allegedly scaled the fence of a church at night and stole N120,000 microphone engine, was on Thursday hauled up before an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court. The accused was arraigned before the Magistrate, Mrs M.O. Tanimola, on a charge of stealing. Emmanuel, who resides at Akala, Mushin, Lagos, however, pleaded not guilty and was admitted …

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“Nigerian Soldiers Raped Us In Camps But We Were Forced To Deny It” – Borno IDPs

Internally displaced persons (IDPs) in the north-east say they are being suppressed from opening up on the alleged sexual abuse ongoing in their camps. They have also called on President Muhammadu Buhari to send an independent investigative panel to the camps regarding the issue. Amnesty International released a report alleging that soldiers and members of civilian joint task force (JTF) …

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Man Remanded In Police Custody For Enticing A Married Woman

A Sharia court sitting at Magajin Gari, Kaduna on Thursday ordered the remand of one Abubakar Mustapha for allegedly enticing and wooing a married woman. Mustapha had pleaded not guilty to the charges, which contravened section 226 of the Kaduna State Sharia Penal Code 2002. His plea was not taken by the court. The judge, Malam Musa Sa’ad however, said …

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