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Abducted NSCDC officer killed in Kaduna

The Kaduna state command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) today, September 8, confirmed the death of one of its officers, Bulus Sanda, who was kidnapped at Maraba-Rido, Chikun local government area of the state in August. A statement released by the command’s public relations officer, Orndiir Terzungwe, said the officer, alongside a sick…

COMMUNIQUE ISSUED AT THE END OF ONE DAY MEETING OF CRITICAL THINKERS OF OYO STATE YOUTH STAKEHOLDERS

The critical thinkers of Oyo State Youth Stakeholders comprise of youth cut across the 33 local governments in Oyo State.Participants at the critical thinkers’ meeting include seasoned journalists, artisans, health personnel, educators, students, and leadership of many youth organizations.At the end of the deliberation, the following decisions were arrived on.That His Excellency, Governor Seyi Makinde…

Man arrested for stealing FRSC vehicle in Abuja

A 25-year-old man identified as Hamisu Tukur has been arrested by police officers in the Bwari Police Division in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) command for allegedly stealing a vehicle that belongs to the Federal Road Safety Corps(FRSC) Headquarters at Wuse Zone 5, Abuja. A statement released by the FCT Police Command Public Relations Officer, DSP…

FG on red alert as Customs intelligence report claims Boko Haram have set up camps in Abuja, Kogi and Nasarawa

Security agencies in the country have been put on red alert following an intelligence report that the Boko Haram sect might have begun to lay siege on the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja, Kogi, and Nasarawa state. Thisday reports that an internal memo issued by the Comptroller Enforcement of the Nigerian Customs Service, H.A. Sabo on…

Photographer narrates how his brother who went missing for 3 days while serving, was allegedly found in SARS cell

A photographer has narrated how his brother who went missing during his NYSC programme, was allegedly found in SARS cell after three days.  @nattie_best revealed that the alleged incident happened over a year ago and no physical harm was done to his brother when he was found.  He tweeted;  My younger brother was missing for 3 days. It’s…

PDP rejects N151 fuel price and hike in electricity tariff; says APC is ‘punishing’ Nigerians

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has rejected the fresh increase in the price of fuel to N151 per liter and electricity tariff to N66 per kwh under the All Progressives Congress (APC) and its government, describing such as ”callous, cruel, and punishing.” In a statement released by its National spokesperson, Kola Ologbondiyan, the party demanded an immediate reversal…

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