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Gunmen abduct village head, kill six in Kano

Unidentified gunmen have attacked Karfi Village in Takai Local Government Area of Kano state killing six persons and abducting the village head, Yahya Illu. The gunmen were said to have killed six and injured three. Kano state Police spokesman, SP Haruna Kiyawa confirmed the incident saying that the gunmen entered …

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Woman allegedly damages EKEDC ladder, stones officials

A 39-year-old woman, Minotu Shodimu, on Wednesday appeared before an Ebute Meta Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos for allegedly damaging a ladder belonging to Eko Electricity Distribution Company Plc (EKEDC). The defendant, a trader, who resides at No. 58, Abule-Nla Road, off Apapa Road, Ebute Meta, was brought before the …

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We’ll fix badly damaged Eko Bridge — Fashola

LAGOS—MINISTER of Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, yesterday, assured Lagos residents of speedy completion of the rehabilitation of Eko Bridge, even as he explained that several years of neglect has worsened the damage. Speaking during inspection and town hall meeting on the rehabilitation and repairs of Eko Bridge, Fashola …

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