Father Tries To Kill Self After Convicted Of Sexually Abusing Daughter

A dad in Leicester, United Kingdom slashed his throat with a razor blade in a dock after he was convicted of sexually abusing his six-year-old daughter. Custody officers at Leicester Crown Court grappled the man to the ground, to stop

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‘Solomon Lar’s Shoes Too Big For Daughter’

BY JONATHAN IPAA,  ABUJA The legacies left behind by the late leader of the Middle Belt Forum,  the late Chief Solomon Lar, is too big to be worn by his daughter,  Hon. Beni Lar. This was the assertion of the

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Buhari Describes Yobe Schoolgirls Adoption As National Disaster

President Muhammadu Buhari has described the abduction of schoolgirls from the Government Girls Technical College, Dapchi, Yobe, as a national disaster. Buhari also apologised to Nigerians over the incident. The president said this in a statement issued by his Senior

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Presidency Faults Transparency International’s Assessment Of Anti-Corruption Crusade

The Presidency has described as “very misleading and unfair’’ the Transparency International’s assessment of the Federal government’s efforts in the ongoing anti-corruption crusade. Mallam Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, made this position

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ISIS plans to attack South Africa – UK

Britain has warned of possible attacks by the Islamic State (IS) on foreigners in South Africa, following the kidnap of two British nationals in a small town there. Britain’s Foreign Office (FCO) disclosed on its website that the main threat

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EFCC ‘investigates APC’s National Working Committee’

Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) may have begun beaming its searchlight on how the National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) led by Chief John Odigie-Oyegun has been spending party funds.The move comes barely four days

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Aigbogun invites 28 players to Flying Eagles camp

By Joel Ajayi Abuja Head Coach of Nigeria’s Flying Eagles, Paul Aigbogun, has invited 28 players to camp as the seven-time African champions begin preparations for the qualifying series for 2019 Africa U20 Cup of Nations. Enyimba FC’s Ikouwem Udoh,

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PDP, Fayose berate FG on Yobe abduction

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), yesterday, criticised the Federal Government for “misleading Nigerians” with information suggesting security operatives had rescued some of the schoolgirls abducted by Boko Haram in Yobe State. The terrorist group had attacked Government Girls Secondary School

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Kogi gov in another voter registration controversy

Gov. Yahaya Bello of Kogi has triggered a fresh controversy about his status as a registered voter when he obtained a Temporary Voter Card (TVC) at his Okene Ward. The Director-General, Media and Publicity to the Governor, Mr Kingsley Fanwo,

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NHIS’s Show Of Shame, Knocks For Professor Isaac Adewole

I have mourned and mourned. How has Professor Isaac Adewole carried on with a straight face and a closed mouth? Adewole, Minister of Health, suspended the Executive Secretary of the National Health Insurance Scheme, Professor Yusuf, for three months last

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