• Six Die In Accident On Ajaokuta-Ayangba Road

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    The Federal Road Safety Commission in Kogi says six persons died on Saturday in an accident on Ajaokuta-Itobe-Ayangba road in the state. The state Sector Commander of the commission in Kogi, Mr Ogochukwu Ugboma, stated in a statement that 12 other persons were critically injured in the crash which occurred in the afternoon in a…

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  • Nigeria Police

    Police Save Woman From Committing Suicide In Imo

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    The police in Imo on Tuesday rescued a female staff of one of the higher institutions of learning in the state who attempted to commit suicide. The Imo Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Andrew Enwerem, who confirmed the incident but declined to disclose the name of the woman, said she was rescued unhurt. He said…

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  • Abuja Electricity Distribution Company PLC (AEDC)

    AEDC To Spend $200m On Mass Metering Project

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    The Managing Director of Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC), Mr Neil Croucher, on Thursday, said that the company would spend 200 million dollars on mass provision of meters for customers in the next five years. The information is contained in a statement issued by AEDC’s Head of Public Relations and Media, Ahmed Shekarau, made available…

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    Man In Court For Allegedly Defiling Neighbour’s 10-year-old Daughter

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    An Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court on Friday remanded a 28-year-old man, Chinonso Kalu, to prison for allegedly defiling his neighbour’s 10-year-old daughter. The Chief Magistrate, Mr Tajudeen Elias, remanded the accused in Kirikiri prison and adjourned the case to April 18 for ruling on bail application. The accused, unemployed, who lives at No. 1, Malomo…

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  • Buhari Congratulates President-elect Of Benin Republic

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    President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the President-elect of Benin Republic, Mr Patrice Talon, on his electoral victory in Sunday’s presidential run-off as announced by the Autonomous National Electoral Commission. This is contained in a statement issued in Abuja by Mr Femi Adesina, Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to the president. Buhari commended the government…

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