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JUST IN: Nigerian politician shot dead allegedly by own security detail

JUST IN: Nigerian politician Ndubuisi Emenike shot dead allegedly by own security detail

A senatorial candidate in last year’s general elections, Ndubuisi Emenike, has been shot dead. Mr Emenike was allegedly shot by an official of the Nigerian...
Fire guts Lagos airport

Fire guts Lagos airport

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria says a bush fire incident has been reported around the Runway End Safety Area of 36L, Murtala Muhammed...
Leah Sharibu Gives Birth To Baby Boy For Boko Haram Commander

Leah Sharibu Gives Birth To Baby Boy For Boko Haram Commander

Christian teenager Leah Sharibu who was abducted from her boarding school in north-eastern Nigeria by Boko Haram insurgents, gave birth to a baby boy...
Why US is extending visa restriction to Nigeria – Ex-diplomat

Why US is extending visa restriction to Nigeria – Ex-diplomat

A retired Director of Trade and Investment, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Rasheed Akinkuolie, has attributed the planned US visa restriction on Nigeria to...
BREAKING: Tinubu breaks silence, says Amotekun not threat to national unity

BREAKING: Tinubu breaks silence, says Amotekun not threat to national unity

National leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, has debunked claims that a security outfit launched by South-West governors, Amotekun, is a...
US to place visa restriction on Nigeria, others

US to place visa restriction on Nigeria, others

United States President, Donald Trump, is set to add Nigeria and six others to a new list of countries on America’s visa restriction, Wall...
Police arrest killers of Nigerian billionaire Hyginus Odunukwe, uncover where his corpse was dumped

Police arrest killers of Nigerian billionaire Hyginus Odunukwe, uncover where his corpse was dumped

Emotion ran high at Ogombo forest, Ajah, Lagos, where the decomposing body of popular Abuja businessman, Chief Hyginus Odunukwe, was recovered, following a startling...
Pipeline fire put out after several hours in Abule Egba, Lagos

Pipeline fire put out after several hours in Abule Egba, Lagos

The pipeline fire in Abule Egba area of Lagos State has been put out by a combined team of firefighters and emergency responders. The Lagos...
Atiku backs Amotekun

Atiku backs Amotekun

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has said there is nothing wrong in the setting up of community, state and zonal policing to complement the...
Border Closure Not Effective In The North, Residents Lament

Border Closure Not Effective In The North, Residents Lament

The directive of the federal government to shut all land borders across the federation was only effective in the south, THISDAY has learnt. In Badagry...

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