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Drunken Policemen kill 2 people in Nightclub

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Two people were reportedly killed at a nightclub known as Monalido in Apapa, Lagos, on Friday after four allegedly drunk and armed policemen in the club opened fire for unknown reasons.

According to club’s workers, the police team made up of two corporals and two inspectors had escorted an unidentified rich man to the nightclub and were reportedly shooting sporadically in the air on the premises.

Some of the fun seekers ran for cover but unfortunately, bullets hit two of them who died instantly

It was learnt that two members of the police team, who were attached to the State Special Anti-Robbery Squad, had been arrested by the officer in charge of SARS, Mr. Abba Kyari, and handed over to the Apapa Police Division under whose jurisdiction the crime occurred.

When contacted on telephone, the spokesperson for the state police command, Mr. Joseph Jaiyeoba, said the two policemen were being interrogated and if found culpable, they would be charged to court for homicide.

-Punch news

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  1. Timothy onoherhe

    May 15, 2012 at 5:42 pm

    There is nothing you wiill see in this country called Nigeria. If those men are father’s to children, the policemen has made the children of those men to be fatherless.we really need God’s intervention and care in our life and in our country called Nigeria

  2. Vikto

    May 15, 2012 at 7:30 pm

    Death! Nw wr xactly do u tink d deceased wud go? Hel or heaven? Itz quite unfortunate dat dy died in a club.

  3. Mohamed ali

    May 16, 2012 at 12:09 pm

    The policemen should be punish

  4. Shuaibu lakuza

    May 16, 2012 at 7:41 pm

    Diz police mens must b punish nd charge 2 court 4 comittin homicide

  5. Oguntade michael

    May 17, 2012 at 7:59 am

    The police should be dismiss or kill or jail because nobody above the law we are equal before the law

  6. o'jay

    May 20, 2012 at 7:51 pm

    there surpose 2 be remedy for the baldadash the police of this country doing. Insha alahu. Atubotan won oni dara.

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Nigeria’s Communications Minister, Isa Pantami, Loses 13-year-old Daughter

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Nigeria's Communications Minister, Isa Pantami, Loses 13-year-old Daughter

Communications minister, Isa Pantami

Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Ali Pantami, has announced the loss of his 13-year-old daughter, Aishah Isa Ali.

The Minister took to his Twitter account on Monday night to announce this sad news.

Pantami stated that the funeral prayer for the deceased will be conducted in Abuja on Tuesday at Annur Masjeed, Wuse 2.

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The post by the minister announcing the incident reads; “Inna lil Laahi wa inna ilaiHi Rajiun! My 13-year old daughter, Aishah Isa Ali (Amal) passed away just a moment ago.

“Due to some necessities, funeral prayer tomorrow at Annur Masjeed, Wuse 2, immediately after Zuhr prayer In sha Allah. May Allah forgive and be merciful to her.”

 

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Cult Violence: Wike Imposes Two-Week Curfew Around Okoro-Nu-Odu

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Cult Violence: Wike Imposes Two-Week Curfew Around Okoro-Nu-Odu

Governor Wike

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has imposed a 24-hour total curfew for two weeks on some parts of Port-Harcourt, the state capital.

The Governor made this known during a broadcast on Sunday where he noted that the curfew begins from Monday 23rd November 2020.

The statement noted that the upsurge noticed by the state government in cases of cult activities, other forms of violence, and killings is responsible for the curfew.

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Wike in the statement declared that the entire area along and around the Okoro-nodu flyover up to a one-kilometre radius from Saint Emmanuel Anglican Church, Rumuokoro, extending to the Rumuodomaya Slaughter and Local Government daily market will be affected.

He added that no form of trading, human or vehicular movement is allowed in the affected areas until further notice.

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Zamfara Governor Secures Release Of 11 Kidnapped Victims

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Zamfara Governor Secures Release Of 11 Kidnapped Victims

Bello Matawalle

Governor of Zamafara, Bello Matawalle has announced the release of 11 kidnapped victims.

According to reports, ten of the victims were male and a female from Bukkuyum Local Government Area.

Matawalle received the rescued kidnapped victims on Saturday night at the Government House in Gusau, the state capital.

The Commissioner of Security and Home Affairs, Abubakar Muhammed Dauran revealed that the victims were released without paying a ransom.

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He stated they were released as a result of the peace initiative and stakeholders meeting summoned by Governor Matawalle with all critical stakeholders from Bukkuyum Local Government Area on Thursday.

Governor Matawalle assured that his administration will not rest on its oars until total peace is achieved in all parts of the state.

 

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