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Kidnappers now use motorparks as operational centres, Police warn

The Police High Command on Tuesday has warned motorparks operators to be vigilant over the new means being used by kidnappers to carry out their nefarious activities...

Two die in Edo over suspected money ritual practice

Two young men identified as Ebafor Abiye, 25, and Alex Benjamin, 36, on Tuesday died in mysterious circumstances at the same hospital in Igarra, Edo State. An...

38-year-old woman’s corpse recovered from Asa river in Kwara

The Head of Media and Publicity at Kwara State Fire Service, Hassan Adekunle, says that the corpse of a 38-year-old woman has been recovered from Asa river along Ibrahim...

‘My intention is to sell the boy for N200,000’, 24-yr-old suspected kidnapper confesses

— Hypnotise four-year-old boy, buyer waiting before nabbed The kidnapper of a four-year-old boy in Akure, the Ondo state capital, Samuel Lucky Akpan has confessed that...

FG to move teachers retirement age to 65 — Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says efforts are underway to increase the retirement age of teachers in Nigeria’s public service from 60 years to 65 years. Osinbajo...

10 Nigerian celebrities who dropped out of school

Getting an educational degree is of utmost importance in our society and the world we live. Realising this, the celebrities set out to acquire degrees but fell by the...

13 rescued from kidnappers in Edo, Kogi

* Three abducted victims freed in Kogi Police in Edo have rescued nine kidnap victims in the state, spokesman Bello Kontongs said yesterday in a statement. He said...

World Teachers’ Day: Gov Abiodun employs 5000 teachers

…rewards others with cash, houses Ogun State Governor, Dapo Abiodun has rewarded best teachers in the state with cash prizes ranging from 1million Naira to 2million...

Gov Abiodun canvasses increment in states’ allocation to 45 percent

…as Sanwo-Olu reiterates call for special status for Lagos Ogun State Governor, Dapo Abiodun, has canvassed an upward review of states’ revenue allocation...

EFCC grills Ganduje’s wife over alleged land fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Monday quizzed the wife of Kano State Governor,  Mrs Hafsat Ganduje over alleged multimillion naira land fraud....