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    Metro Former INEC boss arraigned, remanded in EFCC custody - Premium Times

    A Lagos Division of the Federal High Court Thursday remanded a former chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in the custody of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) pending the hearing of his application for bail. read more
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    Metro Court remands Sowore in detention for ‘terrorism’ - Premium Times

    The Federal High Court has granted the State Security Service an approval to keep Omoyele Sowore in custody for initial 45 days. Taiwo Taiwo of the Abuja Division also said the SSS would get additional permission to keep locking Mr Sowore up for his activism. read more
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    Metro Xenophobia: NANS threatens to kill three South Africans for every Nigerian killed in South Africa [PHOTOS]- Daily Post

    The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has threatened to kill three South Africans living in Nigeria for every one Nigerian killed in South Africa as a result of xenophobic attack. NANS also said it would destroy three South African businesses in retaliation for any Nigerian...
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    Metro Policemen killed by soldiers ‘arrested Evans, rescued father-in-law of Buhari’s ADC -The Cable

    Vincent Maxwell, an assistant superintendent of police, says the officers killed by soldiers in Taraba state were among the best on the inspector-general of police’s intelligence response team (IRT). The team is known for handling special crime cases across the country. On Wednesday, Frank...
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    Metro Nigerian Army Band's display at Scotland's international military event is one of the most beautiful things you will watch on the internet today- LIB

    The Nigerian Army Band got so many commendations after bringing their A-game to the annual Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo, an international military event. The 2019 edition of the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo was held on Wednesday August 7, at the Esplanade Castle in Scotland. It featured...
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    Metro Mob Burns Army Van In Aba For Killing Keke Driver (Video) - Nairaland

    Aba boiling as angry mob set ablaze military vehicle in protest of keke driver killed by extorting Nigeria military. More details soon READ MORE