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Police nab four female ex-convicts for selling five-year-old child for N400,000

Police nab four female ex-convicts for selling five-year-old child for N400,000

Chidiebube Okeoma,Owerri The police in Imo State have arrested four female ex-inmates of the Port Harcourt prison for kidnapping a five-year-old girl, Chinagorom Ndukwe, and reportedly selling her for N400,000. The suspects were arrested on January 22, 2018, in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, by operatives of the Scorpion Squad of the command, who acted on […] …

Two bankers, three others arrested over national id card forgery

Two bankers, three others arrested over national id card forgery

The Public Relations Officer of the Sokoto Sate Police Command, ASP Cordelia Nwawe, yesterday paraded five persons, including two employees of the Gusau Road branch of Fidelity Bank for their alleged involvement in the procurement of forged National identity cards for new customers to open accounts. She gave the names of the two bankers as […] …

Boko Haram abducts two children in Adamawa, suicide bomber dies in Yobe attacks

Boko Haram abducts two children in Adamawa, suicide bomber dies in Yobe attacks

Boko Haram insurgents appear to have gone wild between Thursday night and early yesterday morning attacks in Kaya village, Madagali Council of Adamawa State and Fulatari ward in Buni Yadi, Yobe State. During the attack on Kaya community, the insurgents abducted two children, while a female suicide bomber died when a bomb wrapped on her […] …

‘ECOWAS needs to run leaner, smarter organisation’

‘ECOWAS needs to run leaner, smarter organisation’

President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, said the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) must run a leaner and smarter organisation by cutting costs and becoming more efficient to achieve the objectives of the sub-regional body. Speaking while receiving the new President of the ECOWAS Commission, Mr. Jean Claude Brou, at the State House, Abuja, the […] …

Attack on humanitarian workers Godless, despicable, says Buhari

Attack on humanitarian workers Godless, despicable, says Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has described the attack on humanitarian workers in Rann, Borno State, as utterly despicable, saying it shows Boko Haram insurgents as Godless and brutish. “As I have always maintained, no true religion advocates hurting the innocent. To now further attack and kill those offering humanitarian aid is the height of bestiality. It […] …

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