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Sarah Bakare

How landlady, children, nearly beat tenant to death in Lagos

“After my rent expired, I paid N130,000 to my landlady on February 2, 2015 and for about a month, they didn’t trouble me or my children but in April, they renewed the attacks. Sometimes, I would buy water outside to allow peace reign. I then only fetched water when they were not in the house. I practically lived in fear. If I had known, I would have looked for another place when my rent expired.”

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The vicim, Tochukwu

The vigilante boss boasted he has the licence to kill, nothing will happen

A 26-year old manager of a transport firm, Godday Haulage limited, located at Apapa area of Lagos, Tochukwu Onwuatudo, has appealed to the Inspector-General of Police, Solomon Arase and the Commissioner of Police, Lagos state, Fatai Owoseni, to come to his aid as his life is being threatened by the commander of a vigilante group in Maza-Maza area of the state.

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The Suspects

End of road for one chance swindlers in Aba

“Many people have fallen victim to this ‘one chance’ taxi drivers along this expressway. We have always warned them to board cabs or buses at the motor parks, but they seem to always be in a hurry. Many of the victims have been heartbroken after they were swindled by the gang. People should be careful of the type of vehicles they board because we are now in ‘ember’ months when the swindlers and other criminals thrive.”

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I watched gunmen kill my dad

NSUKKA — A nine-year-old primary five pupil and daughter of a liquor dealer at Ukehe community in Igbo-Etiti Local Government Area of Enugu State, Ukamaka Eze, Monday, gave a heart-rending account of how gun men suspected to be hired assassins, pumped bullets into his father’s body at very close range, in their residence. The father died few hours later at a private hospital in the area after hospital authorities bluntly refused to give first aid treatment, insisting on the presentation of a police report.

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Mr and Mrs-Ekpo

How policeman shot my mother to death —9-yr-old narrates

The wailing of 11 months old Elijah Ekpo yesterday, at Jakande Estate Oke-Afa , Isolo Lagos, sprang the curiosity of other commuters at the bus-stop on whether the woman carrying him was his biological mother. The crying baby held unto the blouse of the woman , wanting to force her breast out of it. From all indication it was obvious that he wanted to be breast- fed.

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The suspects

Police bursts indian hemp bunk, arrest eight, kingpin flees

Detectives attached to Nsukka Area Command of the Nigeria Police Force , last week, burst a popular Indian hemp bunk at Obollo- Afor, Udenu local government area, Enugu state, where all manner of cannabis were being retailed, smoked and supplied to different bunks in the area with its marketing agents. During the raid which lasted for two hours, eight young men engaged in marketing and smoking of the killer weeds were arrested while the proprietor of the bunk absconded.

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Lagos CP, Fatai Owoseni

I’ll tackle cult-related gang wars in Lagos – CP Fatai Owoseni

We will use this platform to also appeal to the public that when recommending people to join the Police Force during recruitment, also be truthful for God’s sake. There is no Baale or Kabiyesi (traditional rulers) that have ever written on a form to say that this person you want to employ is a troublesome person, some are even assisting them in forging their age to join the Police. You can see that all of us have a hand in some of these things. So people should help us to also get rid of that.

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Late Mrs. Ebiegberi Ejor

Death of school proprietress, biz partner in hotel room

YENAGOA -THE Amungo Family of Adubabiri compound in Southern Ijaw Local Government Area of Bayelsa State, has appealed to the Inspector-General of Police, Mr. Solomon Arase, to investigate the circumstances surrounding the death of Mrs. Ebiegberi Ejor (nee Amungo). In a petition signed by Dr. Ebimo Amungo, on behalf of the family, they stated that they have lost faith in the ability of officers at the Rivers State Police Command to find the true killers and determine probable cause of the death of Mrs. Ejor, who, the family believes, was murdered with her business partner.

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