Author Archives: The Citizen

Police in Kwara allegedly sell detained suspects to ritualists

The Kwara State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Lawan Ado, on Monday said the command had redeployed policemen at the Adewole Police Division in Ilorin, over ...

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BREAKING: European World Cup play-offs

The draw for the remaining European slots for next year’s World Cup in Russia has been concluded. FIFA World Cup play-off draw: Northern Ireland v ...

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Breaking: I will never return to PDP – Obasanjo

A former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, has vowed never to return to the Peoples Democratic Party ...

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LASUTH to commence full cardiac surgery — CMD

The Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH), Ikeja, says it will soon begin full cardiac surgery as part of efforts to stem overseas medical tourism ...

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Prison warder commits suicide after intimate photos with inmate go viral

A female prison official working with the Losperfontein Correctional Centre in Brits, South Africa, committed suicide after intimate pictures of her and an inmate went ...

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Fraudsters use Magu’s name to scam govt officials, others – EFCC warns

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has again warned the public against the activities of fraudsters using the name of its Acting Chairman to ...

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Kaduna seeks Senate nod to access $350m World Bank loan

The Kaduna State House of Assembly said on Tuesday it had sought the support and approval of the Senate to enable the state government to ...

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IPOB trial: Court orders Senator Abaribe, other sureties to explain Kanu’s whereabouts

Justice Binta Nyako of the Federal High Court in Abuja on Tuesday ordered Senator Eyninnaya Abaribe, and two others standing as sureties for the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People ...

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Edo Assembly approves loan to purchase 75 buses

The Edo House of Assembly on Monday approved a request by the executive to obtain a loan to purchase 75 buses for the state-owned transport ...

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Residents lament as potholes take over Calabar roads

Residents and motorists in Calabar Metropolis, Cross River State, have complained about the growing potholes, causing traffic jams and loss of business hours in the ...

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