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Five persons killed in Benue land dispute

At least five (5) persons have been allegedly killed, several others injured and over 20 houses burnt down in a land dispute between Mbaugu/Mbawear kindred of Mbadede council ward of Vandeikiya local government area of Benue state. The crisis which …

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Aero labour crisis deepens

The labour crisis rocking Nigeria’s second airline, Aero Contractors, seems to have worsened, with the airline dismissing about a thousand striking workers, and the staff vowing that no plane will take off until they are re-employed and their demands are …

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EFCC Docks Ex- Gov. Audu for N10 billion Fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, yesterday arraigned the former governor of Kogi State, Prince Abubakar Audu alongside a former Director General of the Directorate of Rural Development in his administration, Alfa Ibn Mustapha before Justice A.O. Adeniyi of …

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Police, villagers clash in Benue

Villagers of Adeke community, a suburb of Makurdi, Benue State capital and Mobile Police officers yesterday engaged in a free for all. Trouble sparked off at about 1pm when some youths were said to have beaten up a police officer …

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APGA BOT: Ex- Minister Dragged To Court

Former Minister of Health Dr. Tim Menakaya has been dragged to the Zamfara State High Court by the State’s Chairman of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) Bello Usman asking the court to stop him from parading himself as a …

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Lawyers Berate NJC over Justice Archibong’s Sack

Lawyers in Abuja yesterday condemned the National Judicial Council (NJC)over the recent sack of Justice Charles Archibong of a Lagos high court over alleged judicial misconduct. Speaking to journalists, one of the lawyers, Mr. Ugochukwu Osuagwu,said the action of the …

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