Courts Grant Bail to 67 Suspected Kidnappers

[This Day] Lokoja -The Chief Magistrate Court I and II sitting in Lokoja, Kogi State, yesterday granted bail to 67 suspected kidnappers, including two juveniles, standing trial for attempted armed robbery and kidnapping.

[This Day] Lokoja -The Chief Magistrate Court I and II sitting in Lokoja, Kogi State, yesterday granted bail to 67 suspected kidnappers, including two juveniles, standing trial for attempted armed robbery and kidnapping.

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Government to Give Tycoon 1,000 Acres

[Monitor] Kampala -Ministry of Finance officials are looking for at least 1.56 square miles (about 1,000 acres) in Wakiso District to help City tycoon Sudhir Ruparelia to expand his flower business.

[Monitor] Kampala -Ministry of Finance officials are looking for at least 1.56 square miles (about 1,000 acres) in Wakiso District to help City tycoon Sudhir Ruparelia to expand his flower business.

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Katosi Case Suspect Claims U.S.$9 Million From Roads Authority

[Monitor] Kampala -Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA) owes Eutaw Construction Company Shs33 billion for the works the company claims to have carried out on the Mukono-Katosi Road project, court heard on Wednesday.

[Monitor] Kampala -Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA) owes Eutaw Construction Company Shs33 billion for the works the company claims to have carried out on the Mukono-Katosi Road project, court heard on Wednesday.

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How Nigeria Moved to Top 10 Most Improved Economies

[Daily Trust] The recent recognition of Nigeria as one of the top 10 most improved economies in the world by the Wold Bank is a testimony that the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration’s reforms in ease of doing business in the country are work…

[Daily Trust] The recent recognition of Nigeria as one of the top 10 most improved economies in the world by the Wold Bank is a testimony that the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration's reforms in ease of doing business in the country are working.

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Museveni Threatens State of Emergency, Arrests If Doctors Strike

[Monitor] Medical doctors under their umbrella body, Uganda Medical Association (UMA), are considering calling off their imminent strike after President Yoweri Museveni reportedly threatened to declare a state of emergency and arrest them if they down …

[Monitor] Medical doctors under their umbrella body, Uganda Medical Association (UMA), are considering calling off their imminent strike after President Yoweri Museveni reportedly threatened to declare a state of emergency and arrest them if they down their tools.

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10,000 Girls Are Sexually Assaulted, Raped Daily – Report

[This Day] A non governmental organisation, Women At Risk International Foundation (WARIF), has condemned the high incidence of sexual assault, rape and human trafficking amongst young girls and women across Nigeria, disclosing that the country records…

[This Day] A non governmental organisation, Women At Risk International Foundation (WARIF), has condemned the high incidence of sexual assault, rape and human trafficking amongst young girls and women across Nigeria, disclosing that the country records 10,000 of the menace daily.

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94 Suspected Cases of Monkey PoxRecorded in Nigeria – Unicef

[Leadership] The United Nations Childrens Fund, UNICEF Wednesday said that with the recent 2 cases reported in Benue State yesterday, the number of cases so far recorded in Nigeria since the outbreak of the diseases now stands at 94 suspected cases wit…

[Leadership] The United Nations Childrens Fund, UNICEF Wednesday said that with the recent 2 cases reported in Benue State yesterday, the number of cases so far recorded in Nigeria since the outbreak of the diseases now stands at 94 suspected cases with only 9 confirmed.

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‘Akiliz Is a Personal Song,’ Ammara Brown

[263Chat] Many people have fallen in love with Ammara Brown’s recent single titled Akiliz but the question that has remained unanswered is the meaning of the song, with so many theories and interpretations being thrown around.

[263Chat] Many people have fallen in love with Ammara Brown's recent single titled Akiliz but the question that has remained unanswered is the meaning of the song, with so many theories and interpretations being thrown around.

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Nigeria Customs Seizes Bullet-Proof Vehicles ‘Hidden in Ikoyi Home’

[Premium Times] Officers of the Federal Operations Unit (FOU), Zone A of the Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, have impounded four bullet Sports Utility Vehicles from a house in Ikoyi, Lagos.

[Premium Times] Officers of the Federal Operations Unit (FOU), Zone A of the Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, have impounded four bullet Sports Utility Vehicles from a house in Ikoyi, Lagos.

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