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    Metro EFCC arrests female suspect on FBI list in Edo State - Linda Ikejis Blog

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has confirmed that its collaboration with the Federal Bureau of Investigation has led to the arrest of a female suspect cyber fraudster in Edo State. EFCC said the female suspect (names withheld) worked in collaboration with foreign...
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    Metro Enough is enough, we will take definitive measures - FG reacts to burning of properties owned by Nigerians in SA - The Cable

    Nigeria's foreign affairs Minister, Geoffrey Onyeama has reacted to the viral videos of burning and looting of shops and properties owned by Nigerians in South Africa. LIB had reported earlier that the violent xenophobic attacks meted out on Nigerians by South Africans, pushed some into...
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    Metro PHOTOS: Protesters storm UK high commission over $9bn judgement against Nigeria - The Cable

    Members of a group known as the Coalition of Civil Society Groups (CCSG) are currently at the UK high commission in Abuja to protest the $9 billion judgement against Nigeria. A British court had given P&ID, an Irish engineering company, the fiat to seize Nigerian assets worth $9 billion...
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    Metro Three killed as South African mob sets shops of Nigerians on fire - The Cable

    Three people have been reportedly killed and many properties destroyed in an attack on foreigners, including Nigerians based in South Africa. According to Adetola Olubajo, president of the Nigeria Union South Africa, the attacks began on Sunday morning in Jeppestown area of Johannesburg. He...
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    Metro » US Court Grants One Suspected Fraudster On FBI List N27m Bail - Nairaland

    One of the 80 Nigerians on the publicized FBI list who were arrested by the United States authorities last month has been granted bail of $75,000 (₦27, 000,000). Ifeanyi Agwuegbo was one of the main suspects among the at least 77 Nigerian indicted by the FBI on the 22nd of August. Some among...
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    Metro Kaduna pastor regains freedom from kidnappers after 15 days - Daily post

    Rev. Elisha Numan of the Baptist Church, Ungwan Makers, Chikun Local Government Area of Kaduna State abducted on 14th August 2019 has regained his freedom. Recall that gunmen abducted Numan from his house on Wednesday, August 14, 2019, at about 2 am, alongside his son, Emmanuel. The bandits...