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Man 30 remanded for stabbing his mum to death

A 30-year-old man, Ibrahim Oniyide, who allegedly stabbed his mother to death was on Friday ordered to be remanded in prison custody by an Ebute Meta Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos. The Chief Magistrate, B.O Ope-Agbe, ordered that the accused be remanded at Ikoyi Prisons pending the release of legal advice from the Director of Public Prosecutions. Oniyide is facing ...

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Amodu, Jay-Jay To Manage Eagles against Pharaohs

Following the resignation of Sunday Oliseh as Eagles chief coach, the Nigeria Football Federation is tinkering with the idea of a consortium of coaches to lead the Eagles in next month’s all important Nations Cup qualifier against Egypt in Kaduna. Oliseh abandoned the Eagles job early morning Saturday when he cited unpaid salaries for him and his crew as well ...

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I’m only against corrupt eggs among lawyers- Magu

The acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu has said that he is not against lawyers but a few bad ones among them who are teaming up with corrupt persons to thwart justice. Magu made the clarification in a statement signed by the Spokesman for the EFCC, Mr. Wilson Uwujaren and made available to Vanguard ...

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Buhari welcomes offer to develop Nigeria as he meets with President of Islamic Development Bank

President Muhammadu Buhari says the offer by the Islamic Development Bank (IDB) to organize a financing roundtable in Abuja to mobilize more funds for investment and development of infrastructure in Nigeria, is highly welcomed by his government. Buhari said this during his meeting with the President of the IDB, Dr Ahmed Mohammed Ali in Saudi Arabia today February 25th. A ...

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Rev King to die by hanging – Supreme Court

Reverend King who was convicted of killing a church member will die by hanging, so says Nigerian apex court, the Supreme Court. The cleric was sentenced to death by a Lagos court but King appealed the ruling up to the Supreme Court. Reverend King who was convicted of killing a church member according to the Supreme Court, will die by ...

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