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    Court Sentenced Killer Of Human Right Lawyer To Death By Hanging

    Justice Oluwatoyin Ipaye of the Lagos State High Court in Ikeja on Friday convicted and sentenced carpenter, Oluwaseun Oladapo to death by hanging for the murder of human rights lawyer, Kunle Fadipe. Justice Ipaye also found Oladapo guilty of the murder of Fadipe’s mother-in-law Mrs Cecelia Owolabi. The prosecution led by Mrs Idowu Alakija of

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    Man gets N200,000 bail for stealing N1,500

    The Upper Area Court, Gwagwalada, Abuja, has granted a N200,000 bail to a man, Awalu Usman, 25, who was accused of stealing a sum of N1,500. Usman, who was arraigned on Wednesday, February 22, 2017, reportedly went uninvited to the room of Okoro Okoro, and stole the amount which was contained in a wallet. As

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    2 nabbed for raping 14-year-old hawker

    Officers of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), have arrested two men- Mohammed Abubakar, 22, (a.k.a A3) and Adamu Umar, 25, for allegedly raping a 14-year-old girl in Niger. The suspects are commercial vehicle drivers at Kasuwan Gwari Motor Park, in Chanchaga Local Government Area of Niger. Mrs Mariam Kolo, the Director-General, Child

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    Three fake employers nabbed in Borno

    The Borno State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps said it had arrested three herbal medicine vendors who disguised as employers to defraud unemployed youths. The Commandant of the corps, Mr. Ibrahim Abdullahi, disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Maiduguri on Sunday. Abdullahi said the suspects

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    Man sets ablaze Oyo family of seven, five die

    A suspected mentally-ill man at Budo Alaka village in Kisi, in the Oriire Local Government Area  of Oyo State has been accused of setting a house on fire on Sunday, killing five family members, while two survivors of the attack were said to be receiving treatment at Muslim Hospital, Kisi. An eyewitness said the suspect,

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    Suspected ritualists slit woman’s throat at farm

    Suspected ritual killers have reportedly slit the throat of a 65-year-old woman, Atisin Opviarho at her farm in Okwagbe, Delta State. The murder occurred on Wednesday, February 15, 2017 in Ughelli South Local Government of the state according to Punch News. A resident of the community who spoke to Punch believe the incident was perpetrated

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    Septuagenarian charged with sexually assaulting teenager

    The Police on Thursday in Lagos arraigned a septuagenarian, Samuel Adesogaat, for allegedly assaulting a neighbour’s 14-year-old daughter sexually. The 75-year-old, who resides at 11, Ifelodun St., Oworonshoki, Lagos, is being tried for sexual assault at an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court. The prosecutor, Sgt. Raphael Donny told the court that the offence was committed sometime

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    Fish seller in court for raping 7-year-old Almajiri

    A Kaduna based non-governmental organization, Arridah Relief Foundation of Nigeria, has dragged a fish seller residing at Maraba Jos, Igabi local government of Kaduna State before a Sharia Court for forcefully having anal sex with a 7 year-old boy. The Chairperson of the NGO, Hajiya Rabi Salisu Ibrahim, disclosed this while briefing journalists in Kaduna.

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    Nigerian Soldier To Die By Hanging For Raping A Married Woman

    30-year-old Nigerian soldier, Lance Corporal Oge Etudo, has been found guilty of rape and culpable homicide and has been sentenced to death by hanging by an Abuja Court. The Soldier who was formerly attached to a battalion of the Nigerian Army at Lungi Barracks in Abuja, was found guilty of abducting a lady, whose name

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    4 Arrested For Killing Hunchback For Money Rituals

    Operatives of the Edo State Police Command have arrested four persons, including a native doctor, for allegedly killing a 62-year-old hunchback for money rituals. Commissioner of Police in the state, Mr Haliru Gwandu, who paraded the suspects Friday at the command headquarters in Benin the state capital, gave the names of the suspects as Aluma

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