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Police Open Fire On Traders, injure Five people.

Barely some weeks after youths across the country took to the streets to protest against police brutality, oppression and extrajudicial killing another bizarre show of brutality has triggered unrest in Yenagoa metropolis, capital of Bayelsa State, when some policemen opened fire at a crowded market, leaving four women critically injured …

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Militants Blow Up Shell And Agip Gas Pipelines.

Oil facilities owned by Shell and Agip were attacked on Wednesday by unidentified people in a sign that militant activities may have resumed again in the oil-rich Niger Delta region of Nigeria. Several explosions were heard in the facilities located at the Ikarama community in Yenagoa Bayelsa forcing Shell to …

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Buhari Commissions 5,000 bpd Ibigwe Modular Refinery.

President Muhammadu Buhari has commissioned Ibigwe modular refinery with an assurance that Nigeria will soon become a net exporter of petroleum products, as the country moves towards realising its refinery roadmap. During the commissioning of the 5,000 barrel per day, BPD, Waltersmith modular refinery, Ibigwe, Ohaji, Imo State, held virtually …

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Justice Tanko Said Nigeria Needs Daring Lawyers To Resist Tyranny.

The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Tanko Muhammad, has said there is need for more daring lawyers to emerge in Nigeria in order to resist the fast-growing  tyranny system and expand what he described as “frontiers of jurisprudence in the country.” Justice Muhammad said with more good lawyers, the fundamental …

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Men,63 and 56 Arrested For Raping 13-Year-Old Girl.

The Bauchi State Police Command has arrested two elderly men for raping a 13-year-old girl at new GRA area of the state. Spokesperson of the command, DSP Ahmed Mohammad Wakil, who confirmed the incident in a statement on Wednesday, November 25, said the suspects were arrested following a report made …

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13 injured Shops razed in Anambra auto crashes.

Several shops were razed in a fire explosion involving a diesel laden tanker in Agulu, Anaocha Local Government Area of Anambra state on Wednesday night. The tanker reportedly crashed when the driver suddenly lost control while descending a slope towards Nise/Amawbia Road of the area. An eyewitness said the spillage …

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Nigeria’s Land Borders To Be Reopened – minister

The nation’s land borders that have been closed since August 2019 may be reopened soon. The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed, gave this indication during an interview with State House correspondents on Wednesday. Ahmed said the presidential committee set up on the matter has completed its …

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