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Police arrest suspected kidnappers at ransom collection point

Nigeria, Oct. 4 -- The police in Ogun State, on Sunday, arrested two suspected kidnappers while trying to collect ransom from the family of a seven-year-old victim. The victim was also rescued by the... Read More


Nigeria@61: Protesters hold peaceful protest against country's 'economic woes' in Lagos

Nigeria, Oct. 1 -- Scores of protesters under the umbrella of #RevolutionNow, on Friday, held a peaceful rally to express dissatisfaction over the state of affairs of Nigeria on her 61st independence ... Read More


'Over 6,000 youth register for National Youth Conference' - Official

Nigeria, Sept. 29 -- Over 6,000 youth have registered to participate in the forthcoming National Youth Conference slated to hold between October 12 and 15, the organisers have said. The event is them... Read More


Gunmen abduct retired Air Vice Marshal in Lagos

Nigeria, Sept. 28 -- Gunmen on Monday abducted a retired Air Vice Marshal, Sikiru Smith, in the Ajah area of Lagos. Mr Smith was reportedly abducted while supervising an engineering work on a site in... Read More


Lekki Shooting: Live, military-grade ammunition fired at protesters - Expert

Nigeria, Sept. 28 -- The forensic and ballistic company hired by the Lagos State government to investigate the shooting incident at the Lekki tollgate has said that yet-to-be-identified persons fired ... Read More


Hoodlums kill police officer in Lagos

Nigeria, Sept. 24 -- A senior police officer, Kazeem Abonde, was on Thursday lynched by hoodlums at Ajao Estate area of Lagos State. Adekunle Ajisebutu, the police spokesperson, confirmed this in a s... Read More


Court orders remand of policeman over teenager's death

Nigeria, Sept. 24 -- A magistrate court in Yaba, Lagos has given a 30-day remand order for Samuel Philips, the dismissed police sergeant who reportedly shot Monsurat Ojuade, a teenager, at the Suruler... Read More


Police dismiss trigger-happy cop for allegedly killing teenager

Nigeria, Sept. 24 -- The Nigerian Police Force say they have dismissed a police sergeant, Samuel Philips, for allegedly shooting a teenager in Lagos. Adekunle Ajisebutu, the police spokesperson, said... Read More


Man ties debtor to stake over N4.6million debt

Nigeria, Sept. 24 -- The police in Lagos have rescued a debtor, Reuben Alozie, who was tied to a stake by his creditor, over an unpaid debt of N4.6 million at Ebute-Metta area of Lagos. Adekunle Ajis... Read More


Former OPIC boss challenges Ogun Assembly to prove corruption allegations

Nigeria, Sept. 21 -- A former Managing Director of Ogun State Property and Investment Corporation (OPIC), Babajide Odusolu, on Tuesday challenged the Ogun State government and the House of Assembly to... Read More