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Kidnappers Demand N200 Million Ransom For Abducted Judge

By Jefferson Ibiwale, Benin Kidnappers of Edo State High Court judge, Daniel Iyobosa Okungbowa, have demanded for the sum of N200 million as ransom for his...

Jonathan Names Other National Dialogue Committee Members

A 13-member advisory committee has been named for the proposed national conference announced on Tuesday by President Goodluck Jonathan during his 53rd independence address...

Ogwashi-Uku Killing: Finance Minister Accused Of Ordering Troops

By Jessica Tamaradonye Relatives of slain prince of Ogwashi-Uku, Pentty Chukwu, have accused the minister of finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, of sending the soldiers who allegedly...

Families Of Shot Kids Demand N115 Million Compensation

By Jefferson Ibiwale The families of two teenagers allegedly wounded by bullet shots fired by officials of the National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, in...

President Jonathan Sets Up National Conference Committee

President Goodluck Jonathan has set up an advisory committee to establish modalities for a national dialogue aimed at resolving issues that currently heat up...

Gov Fashola Advocates Heavier Sanctions For Drug Pushers

Lagos State Governor, Babatunde Fashola, has advocated stiffer penalties for drug traffickers and illegal manufacturers to achieve success in the fight against drug peddlers. The...

US Government Shuts Down

The US government has shut down for the first time in 17 years after President Barack Obama refused to bow to Republican demands that...

Shootout At Ogwashi-Uku Iwaaji Festival Led By Army Captain – Police

Jessica Tamaradonye , Asaba The shootout last Friday at the Ogwashi-Uku Iwaaji new yam festival in Delta State which led to the death of Pentty Sunday...

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