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NDLEA arrests Kenyan woman with 6.5kg of cocaine in Abuja

A 33-year old woman, Angela Wairimu, has been arrested by the eational Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA) Abuja, Special Area Command, for attempting to smuggle 6.5 kilograms of Cocaine into Nigeria. The single mother of two children…

28th May 2019
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Borno now safer than Abuja and Sokoto – Governor Shettima

The Governor of Borno State, Kashim Shettima has said that Borno State is now safer than the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja and Sokoto as well as Zamfara state. Shettima made the statement when he received the Chairman House Committee on Army, Rima Shawulu and…

17th May 2019
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Two Bugatti, Benz, N300m duplex recovered from Abuja yahoo boys

Two Bugatti, Benz and a N300m duplex were recovered from six Abuja yahoo boys, who were arrested in a raid operatives of the EFCC carried out at various times across a number of locations in Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory. The Abuja yahoo boys…

19th January 2019
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Air Peace Plane suffers blowout during takeoff in Abuja

An Air Peace plane suffered a blowout during takeoff at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport today in Abuja, and would have led to a colossal tragedy but was averted. It was gathered that the plane suffered a blowout 3 minutes into the flight, and…

7th January 2019
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Yahoo Boys On The Run As EFCC Declares War On Them

Ahead of the Yuletide, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has launched total war on online fraudsters otherwise known as ‘Yahoo Boys’, causing serious panic among them. The operation codenamed ‘Cyber Storm’, will involve EFCC operatives monitoring suspicious transactions especially by youths who cannot…

20th December 2018
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World’s largest church auditorium dedicated in Abuja (Photos)

The World’s largest church auditorium which is owned by the Dunamis International Gospel Center, was dedicated today in Abuja. The dedication of the World’s largest church auditorium, was attended by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Speaker Yakubu Dogara, former President Goodluck Jonathan, Dino Melaye, Akwa…

25th November 2018
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APC Governors to storm Abuja to get signatures to remove Oshiomhole

APC Governors have reportedly backed the move to remove the party’s national chairman, Adams Oshiomhole even though he claimed his mission was to galvanise the APC into a disciplined and cohesive platform ready to clinch victory at next year’s general elections. ThisDay reported that…

22nd October 2018
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Fayose arrives court for his trial (Photos)

Former Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose who was moved to Lagos for his arraignment yesterday, arrived the federal high court, Ikoyi, Lagos this morning as his trial begins. Ayodele Fayose arrived the Lagos court around 8:30am, in a White Toyota Hiace bus with…

22nd October 2018
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Photos from Independence Day Celebration in Abuja today

Nigeria is celebrating its 58th Independence Day today and there have been celebrations across the many states in the country. Most notable of all is the National Celebration in Abuja where President Buhari was joined by other top dignitaries to commemorate the nation’s independence.…

1st October 2018
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Drunk soldier allegedly shoots commander in Abuja (Graphic Photos)

A drunk soldier in the Nigerian Army has reportedly shot his colleague at the Mogadishu Cantonment in Abuja. According to reports, the killer soldier was allegedly drunk before he shot his fellow officer over an argument on his alcohol habit. The soldier was reportedly…

24th September 2018
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Car plunges into drainage system in lone accident in Abuja

A lone accident in Abuja has seen the driver of a car plunge himself into a drainage by the road. At the scene of the accident, which occurred on Tuesday afternoon, the car lay upside down with all its tyres facing the sky. The…

22nd August 2018