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SAD:Truck Kills Several, Including Varsity Students In Ondo

Tragedy struck in the university community of Akungba-Akoko, headquarters of Akoko South West Local Government Area of Ondo State, on Saturday as no fewer than 12 people were feared dead in a fatal road accident including students. It was gathered that the incident happened around 6:00 p.m. on Saturday when …

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Former IG of Police, Gambo is dead

Gambo Jimeta, a former inspector-general of police (IGP) is dead. Jimeta who served as IGP between 1986 and 1990, also served as national security adviser (NSA) to former head of state Ibrahim Babangida and was also the representative of Adamawa state to the national conference held in 2014. Presidential spokesperson, …

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Former Nigerian Senator, Kumo, Is Dead

A former Nigerian senator, Saidu Kumo, is dead. Mr Kumo, 71, died Sunday after a brief illness, his son, Abubakar disclosed. He died on Sunday at a Gwagwalada hospital in Abuja where he was receiving treatment for the undisclosed illness. Mr Kumo represented Gombe Central Constituency in the Senate between …

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Finally, Former PDP Spokesman, Metuh Leaves Kuje Prison

Former spokesman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Olisa Metuh was released from Kuje prison on Thursday December 24. His release from prison followed the nullification of a seven-year jail sentence handed down to him by an Appeal Court sitting in Abuja. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) had …

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FG Declares Dec 25, 28, Jan 1 Public Holidays

The Federal Government has declared December 25 and 28, 2020 and January 1, 2021 as public holidays to mark the Christmas, Boxing Day and New Year celebrations respectively. Minister of Interior Rauf Aregbesola, who made the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government in a statement on Wednesday by the …

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