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Midnight accident involving trailer kills two in Kaduna – FRSC

A trailer loaded with cows on Friday lost control and crashed around Lord Lugard Roundabout in Kaduna metropolis killing two, while seven others were injured. Confirming the incident, Hafiz Mohammed, Sector Commander, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Kaduna Sector Command, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Kaduna that the accident occurred around 1:53 a.m on Friday Mohammed said …

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My dramatic encounter with killers of my wife – Husband of housewife allegedly murdered for rituals by her native doctor ex-lover

•Mother of deceased: she told me she was going to work The grief was penetrating and infectious. The eerie silence that befell the environment was so loud and visible you could almost touch it. Everywhere reeked of sorrow. Wajub Akanbi, the widower of the 32- year-old housewife, Abosede,  allegedly hacked down last month for rituals by a native doctor and …

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Man arrested for allegedly beheading 5-year-old boy after raping mother

The Oyo State Police Command has arrested a 37-year-old commercial motorcyclist for allegedly raping a 34-year-old woman and beheading the victim’s five-year-old son. The state Commissioner of Police, Shina Olukolu, made the disclosure on Friday while addressing newsmen at the headquarters of the command in Eleyele, Ibadan. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the suspect is one of …

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12 shops razed down in Bauchi market fire

A fire incident has destroyed 12 shops at the Wunti Market in Bauchi metropolis. Speaking during a sympathy visit on Friday, Governor Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed expressed shock over the incident. The Governor who was represented by his deputy, Senator Baba Tela assured the victims of immediate government’s support. He said already, the State Emergency Management Agency has commenced an assessment …

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3 die,1 injured on Lagos-Abeokuta expressway auto crash

The Ogun State Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) on Friday said three persons died while one person sustained injuries in an accident involving a truck and a Bajaj motorcycle around Toll-Gate on Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway. Mr Clement Oladele, Sector Commander of FRSC, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Ota,Ogun, that the accident happened at about 12.59 …

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Unknown gunmen kidnap 55-year-old woman in Jigawa

An unidentified men have allegedly kidnapped a 55 year old woman Hajiya Safiya of Bakin Kasuwa quarters in Jahun local government area of Jigawa state. Police spokesperson in the state SP Abdu Jinjiri confirmed the incident to newsmen in Dutse. He explained that the incident happened on Wednesday 18/12/2019 at about 2:00AM when members of the family were still sleeping. …

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