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KDSG orders probe of rifles found in wrecked car

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Fire Destroys 22 Shops in Anambra

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Abuja Airport Closure: Fashola Inspects Work On Kaduna-Abuja Highway, Calls For...

Ahead of the planned reconstruction and repair of the Abuja Airport runway which would lead to a diversion of air traffic and passengers from Abuja to Kaduna, the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola SAN, at the weekend inspected progress of work on the Abuja-Kaduna Highway. The Minister, who stopped at several points on the road to ascertain the quality of work being done in company with the Minister of State, Hon. Mustapha Baba Shehuri and other senior officials of the Ministry, said the Federal Government through the Ministry was effecting the emergency repair work to ensure that the road was safe and motorable even as he called for careful driving to avoid accidents during the period of closure and on the nation’s roads generally. In an interactive session with newsmen after the inspection, Fashola said although government has embarked on the emergency repair of the road to make it safe by removing the potholes , a lot depended on the users of the road to ensure that they remain safe and avoid accidents while the closure lasted.

Niger Gov Cautions Against Jungle Justice

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Zakzaky: Court Discharges, Acquits IMN Members standing trial for Protest in Kaduna

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Gov Ganduje Empowers 5,200 Tea Sellers in Kano

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Police Smash Kaduna Notrorious Killer Gang

Following discreet, sustained and painstaking intelligence, the Inspector General of Police Intelligence Response Team (IRT) and the Kaduna State Command SIB operatives, smashed a deadly killer gang and arrested 4 suspects in connection with the kidnapping and subsequent murder of an army officer, Col. Samaila Yunusa, in Kaduna on 27th March, 2016. Sequel to the kidnapping and killing of the officer, the IGP IRT deployed the Technical and Human Intelligence assets of the Force which led to the arrest of a Prison Warder named Abdullahi Adamu, who is a close associate of one of the prime suspects who was using the Tecno mobile phone stolen from the slain Colonel. Further investigation led to the arrest of two (2) of the prime suspects, namely: Ibrahim Kabiru ‘m’, 23, (aka uztaz) and Ebele Precious ‘m’, 41 (aka pastor), while the gang leader Emeka Okeke Cyprain ‘m’, 44, and one other member of the syndicate, Chijioke Ugwuanyi, ‘m’, 42 (aka CJ) were later arrested. Items recovered by the Police from this notorious gang, which specialised in car snatching and truck hijacking in the State and selling same to unsuspecting members of the public, include one AK 47 rifle, two magnum pistols, one Nissan Pathfinder Jeep and documents of six (6) houses located in Anambra State of which Emeka Okeke Cyprian confessed were proceeds of his previous criminal activities. While commending the IGP IRT and operatives of the Kaduna State SIB detectives for their commitment, diligence and professionalism which led to the breakthrough and subsequent recovery of the weapons and a stolen Jeep, the Inspector-General of Police, IGP Solomon E. Arase, fdc, enjoined the citizens to continue to support the Police with relevant information.

FG, Bill Gate Foundation Commends Health Care Policy in Niger State

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Sokoto Governor Commends ICPC for Entrenching Integrity at the Grassroots

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Enugu Traditional Ruler Hails Success of Python Dance II

His royal majesty, the igwe of Enugu, Odezuluigbo 111 of Nike, Chancellor Federal University of Agriculture Makurdi and the Deputy Chairman Enugu State Council...

First Quarter 2018: Lagos IGR Hits N103bn, Spends N93bn on Capital

First Quarter 2018: Lagos IGR Hits N103bn, Spends N93bn on Capital    The Lagos State Government on Tuesday said its internally generated revenue for the...

Nasarawa Chief Judge Frees 32 Prison Inmates

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Adequate Police Security in Abuja

As part of security arrangement to ensure a hitch-free eid-el-kabir celebration in the Federal Capital Territory, the FCT Commissioner of Police, CP Muhammad Mustafa...

Unimaid Mosque: Professor Mani Killed in Bomb-Blast

Emergency workers have confirmed the death of Professor Aliyu Mani of Faculty of Veterinary after a Bomb-Blast at a mosque in the university of Maiduguri.

Ganduje Invests in Urban Renewal Programme

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Lagos Stands with Tinubu on Devolution of Power- Gov Ambode

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Army Didn’t Invade any Community in Abia State

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NAFOWA Empowers Women, Youths in Bauchi

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Statement by Police on Crime Fighting in Rivers State

I am delighted to once again welcome you this morning to share with you and by extension the general public about the activities of...

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