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    3 Cheat Death As Truck Crushes LEADERSHIP Van In Lagos

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    Three people on Sunday night, escaped death by the whiskers when an articulated IVECO truck marked LSD 609 XC laden with a 40 feet container rammed into a Pick- Up van marked AAA 922 SJ owned by LEADERSHIP Newspapers . Our correspondent learnt that Mr.Segun Ojo, the company’s driver who drove the circulation van,  his…

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  • Bus Driver Crushes ‘Okada’ Rider

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    A commercial mini-bus driver crushed a commercial motorcycle operator in Ajegunle area of Lagos State, on Friday evening. LEADERSHIP Sunday gathered that the mini- bus was on top speed when the motorcycle conveying the rider and passenger wanted to manoeuvre in  front of  the bus. Fortunately, the passenger on the motorcycle, jumped off and the…

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    Students Access WAEC Questions, Answers Online For N1,000

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    Examination malpractice in Nigeria has taken a frightening dimension as students are now offered answers to the ongoing West African Examination Council (WAEC) test questions hours before the exam papers are written on several websites and blogs. No fewer than four websites offering answers for free and for a token yesterday provided answers to examination…

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  • FRAUD: Cab Driver Poses As Witch Doctor, Swindles Woman N7.9m

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    A notorious fraudster who specializes in using taxi cabs to swindle his victims has been arrested by police detectives from the State Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), Ikeja, Lagos State police command. Parading suspects to journalists at the command’s headquarters, Ikeja, yesterday, the new state police spokesperson, SP Dolapo Badmus, said the suspect posed as a witch…

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    Land Fraud: Man Docked In Ogun

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    A suspected fraudster, 52-year-old Amoo Oke, who allegedly obtained N900,000 on the pretext of selling a plot of land to a man, was on Tuesday brought before an Ota magistrate’s court in Ogun. Oke, who pleaded not guilty to the charge, was granted bail in the sum of N300, 000 with one surety in like…

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  • People attend a march against xenophobic attacks in downtown Johannesburg, South Africa, Thursday, April 23, 2015. Police officers and soldiers raided a hostel considered a hotspot for anti-immigrant attacks for the second day running in Johannesburg as South Africa continued a crackdown on xenophobic violence. (AP Photo/Jerome Delay)

    Our Pains, Tears, Fear In South Africa – Nigerian Immigrants

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    Nigerians who travelled to South Africa in search of greener pastures are biting their fingers after the xenophobic attacks began in that country about two weeks ago. The lucky Nigerians who have not been attacked said they are still suffering because their freedom has been restricted. They said they could neither work nor walk along…

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    Police Nab Suspected Child Abductor

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    Lagos State Police command has arrested a woman who alleged that her co-tenant abducted their neighbour’s 4- year- old child. LEADERSHIP Sunday gathered that the missing kid identified as Godswill Akpede was last seen with other children, playing in front of their residence at Ugbenwankwo Street, in Ajegunle area of Lagos State, on January 22,…

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