168 Nigerians deported from Libya

168 Nigerians deported from Libya were on Friday December 6, received by the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA).  The returnees which includes 38 adult females, five female children,109 adult males, six male children and 10 infants arrived Nigeria at about 5: 42am on an Al Buraq airline flight after a 12 hour delay. They were reportedly received at the Murtala Muhammed […]

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Okada riders arrested for attacking Task Force officials

No fewer than 28 motorcycle riders, popularly known as ‘Okadas’ have been arrested for allegedly attacking officials of the Lagos State Environmental and Special Offences (Enforcement) Unit (Task force) at Oshodi under the Bridge, Lagos. CSP Olayinka Egbeyemi, Chairman of the Agency disclosed that a distressed call was received that about 14 illegal commercial motorcyclists […]

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Nigerian table tennis players deported from Croatia with valid visas

Croatia Police has deported two Nigerian table-tennis players, Abie Uchenna Alexandra and Kenneth Chinedu to Bosnia and Herzegovina, claiming both men were in the country illegally, even though they both arrived in Croatia with valid visas. According to Hina, the government-owned national news agency, Alexandra and  Chinedu, students from Owerri Technical University in Nigeria, arrived in […]

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Police officer shoots motorist dead in Kano

A trigger-happy police officer attached to a Commercial Bank in Kano state has been accused of killing a man identified as Mus’ab Sammani, pictured above. According to eyewitnesses, Mus’ab and a tricycle operator were engaged in a heated argument at Niger Avenue, by Mallam Kato Square, after the tricyclist brushed his car. The accused police officer saw both men arguing and decided […]

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