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Hoodlums kill Customs officer in Jigawa State, steal rifles

A Customs officer in Jigawa State has been killed by hoodlums and injured one other in Ringim local government area of the state, the police have confirmed. The state Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Abdu Jinjiri, who confirmed the incident...

See the badly damaged NPA headquarters after hoodlums set it on fire (Photos)

The six-storey magnificent headquarters of the Nigeria Ports Authority (NPA) which was set on fire by hoodlums taking advantage of the #EndSARS protests last Tuesday is still giving the management sleepless nights as they ponder how to go about...

7 Nigerian stowaways hijack English oil ship, threaten crew

Seven Nigerian stowaways has been discovered hidden aboard an oil tanker, the Nave Andromeda, as it heading into Southampton, South East England. According to the Isle of Wight Radio and Police,  UK special forces boarded the Greek-operated oil tanker in...

No state hoarded palliatives, they were meant for the most vulnerable – Governors

The Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF), has denied hoarding palliatives that were designed for the people as to cushion the effect of the COVID-19 pandemic. The governors who noted that no state has been involved in or has hoarded any palliatives,...

Customs officer killed, van set ablaze by hoodlums in Ogun State

An Assistant Inpector of Customs identified as Solomon Alagye, attached to Ogun State Command of the Nigeria Customs Service, has been reportedly shot dead by suspected hoodlums during an attack on the Customs base. It was also gathered that many...

Apapa Customs Command seized 72 containers of fake pharmaceutical products in 3 months –...

The Controller of the Apapa Area Command of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Muhammed Abba-Kura, has expressed concern over increase in the number of fake and substandard pharmaceutical products imported into the country. Speaking while fielding questions from journalists recently...

Lagos Ports deserted as #EndSARS protests take a new dimension

Activities at the Lagos ports have remained paralysed since Monday as the #EndSARS protests ravaging the state took a new dimension. Both the Apapa and Tin Can Island ports have seen no movement of goods out of the ports as...

BRT buses owners Primero says it has lost over N100m in six days due...

The operators of the BRT bus services in Lagos, Primero Transport Services (PTS) Ltd, claims to have lost over N100 million in six days due to the #ENDSARS protest which has ravaged the state in the past two weeks. According...

#EndSARS: Beyonce, Rihanna, other world celebrities lend support for protesters following shooting

More and more international celebrities have reacted to the shootings of #EndSARS protesters in Lagos and other parts of Nigeria, following the attack on the protesters by men of the Nigerian Army at the Lekki Tollgate on Tuesday, October...

Lagos count losses following murder of protesters by soldiers

Following the shooting of harmless and peaceful #EndSARS protesters at the Lekki Toll Gate by men of the Nigerian Army, Lagos State has been counting its losses as angry youths have been on the rampage, burning down several structures...

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 CLAMOUR FOR A SAFER NIGER DELTA WATERWAYS SEMINAR HOLDS IN PORT...

A marine safety awareness campaign to reduce boat accidents on the waterways of the Niger Delta region has just been concluded over the week. The...

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