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Lagosians Beware! Gov Sanwo-Olu Has Welcomed Operation Crocodile Smile To Lagos

The governor of Lagos State Babajide Sanwo-Olu, yesterday welcomed “Operation Crocodile Smile IV” by the Nigerian Army, saying the exercise is a right move towards ensuring peace and security in the South-West and South-South regions during the festive season. He spoke during the flag-off ceremony of the Nigeria Army’s 81 Division exercise Crocodile Smile IV for Lagos and Ogun States,

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Face Of The Alleged PortHarcourt Serial Killer Revealed

The menace of serial killers in PortHarcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria has become the order of the day. Not less than 7 ladies have been found dead in hotel rooms within the past weeks, with the identity of the killer not known. However, Mrs Ibim Semenitari, Former Commissioner Of Information, Rivers State yesterday, unveiled what is assumed to be one of

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Police In Lagos Bravely Arrests Bank Robber & Car Snatching Kingpins

The good news to Lagosians is that personnel of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested a suspected bank robber and a car-snatching kingpin and also recovered some firearms from them. Francis Abubakar, the suspected car-snatching kingpin was arrested by the anti-crime patrol team of the Satellite Police Station, while his gang members tried to snatch a Peugeot 307 car

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Solder Who Sells Ammunition To Kidnappers In Kaduna Arrested

The police in Kaduna has apprehended a 32-year-old Nigerian Army soldier, Lance Corporal Koza Yabiliok, who is accused of selling selling ammunition to suspected kidnappers. Yabiliok was paraded with sixty-one other criminal suspects, who were arrested by the police for various offences across Kaduna state in the last two weeks. Lance Corporal Yabiliokwho served in the military units in Jaji

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Lady Recounts How She Was Gang-Raped By Lagos Hotelier’s Son

A 24-year-old rape victim narrated to a Lagos State Special Offences Court in Ikeja how she was allegedly drugged and gang-raped by the son of a Lagos hotelier, Don-Chima George, and his friend, Olusegun Rasak. According to PUNCH Metro, George, who is the son of the owner of the Dallankester Hotels, and his friend Rasak, were arrested by men of

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Ex-Gambia President Looted US$363 Million Public Funds, Owned 281 Properties

Gambia’s official inquiry into the corruption of former President Yahya Jammeh found he had looted at least $363 million of public funds during his more than two decades in power. The two-year inquiry found Jammeh was responsible for “shameless acts of brazen outright thievery at the Central Bank of The Gambia,” said Abubacarr Tambadou, the country’s Minister of Justice. The

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