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Robbers Kill Two IMSU Undergraduates

Two students of the Faculty of Health Sciences, Imo State University, have been confirmed dead while two others sustained injuries after they were attacked by robbers on the Kaduna-Jos Road. The deceased were identified as Joy Ihezie (400 level) and …

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Police Arrest Housewife For Breaking Arm, Leg Of Stepson

The Ogun State Police Command has arrested a housewife, Fatimoh Olanrewaju, for allegedly breaking arms and legs of her 5-year-old stepson, Iyanu. SUNDAY PUNCH gathered that the toddler is currently on admission at Federal Medical Centre, Idi Aba, Abeokuta. Also …

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Villagers Desert Homes As Cultists Invade Imo Community

Two rival cult groups operating under the names, ‘Asland and Deegbam’ has invaded Obitti autonomous community in Ohaji/Egbema Council Area of Imo State chasing away indigenes to unknown destinations. The rampaging cult groups in their latest attack took over the …

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Photos: UNIOSUN Sex Scandal

The embattled lecturer at the Department of Languages and Linguistics of the Osun  State University, Ikire Campus, Dr. Wale Ojoniyi, has said the truth about the sex video recently released by a 400 level student of the institution, Mercy Ikwue, …

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Save Lake Chad, Buhari Urges Wealthy Nations

President Muhammadu Buhari has urged rich countries to do something urgent to save the Lake Chad from extinction, arising from the effects of climate change. Receiving the Director-General of UNESCO, Ms Irina Bokova, in Abuja yesterday, President Buhari, in a …

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We Have To Make JAMB Greater – Oloyede

The newly appointed Registrar/Chief Executive of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, Prof. Is-haq Oloyede, has said the task of improving on the work done by his predecessor was a collective one. Oloyede said this on Monday when he took …

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I Have Stolen Only Four Cars This Year – Cleric

The Lagos State Police Command has arrested a 42-year-old Islamic cleric, Rasheed Ayuba, for alleged car theft. Ayuba, who hails from Igbesa, Ogun State, was apprehended along with a transporter in Ibadan, Oyo State, Falade Igbekele, who reportedly bought six …

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Nigerian Medical Scholars In Caribbean Take To Stealing

Sixteen Nigerian medical students studying in St Vincent and Grenadines in the Caribbean, under the Rivers State Scholarship scheme, have resorted to stealing and fraudulent acts to survive, just as they are reportedly being starved of their monthly upkeep allowances …

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I Will Intervene In PDP Crisis- Jonathan

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has promised to intervene in resolving the leadership crisis in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Jonathan made the promise on Wednesday in Abuja when the zonal representatives of the PDP Board of Trustees led by its Chairman, …

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I Am Still Around, Says Boko Haram Leader Shekau

Boko Haram’s elusive leader Abubakar Shekau said in an audio message on Thursday he is around despite his reported ouster as leader of the Nigeria-based jihadist group by the Islamic State (IS). People should know we are still around. We will …

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Robbers Attack Passengers In Lagos-Ibadan Expressway Gridlock

Robbers have cashed in on the  unending gridlock on the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway with many motorists and passengers being dispossessed of their valuables. Motorists, who spoke with PUNCH Metro, said gunmen attacked them as the gridlock intensified due to the rehabilitation of …

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