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Court remands man for defiling three year old girl

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By Shina Abubakar, Osogbo A 35-year-old man, Abiodun Ayodeji was on Thursday arraigned before a magistrate court sitting in Osogbo for allegedly defiling a minor. Ayodeji was said to have unlawfully and indecently assaulted a 3-year-old girl (name withheld) by rubbing his sexual organ and ejaculating on her body. According to the charge, the offence
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Security guard docked for alleged theft

A 36-year-old security guard, Isah Yusuf, was on Wednesday brought before a Yaba Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos for allegedly breaking into a neighbor’s apartment and stealing properties worth N1.8 million.   Yusuf, a resident of Yaba, is facing a three-count charge of conspiracy, breaking-in, and stealing. He, however, pleaded not guilty to the charge.
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Two NSCDC officers kidnapped in Edo

By Alemma-Ozioruva Aliu, Benin The menace of kidnapping in Edo State took a dangerous dimension yesterday as suspected kidnappers abducted two senior officers of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) on their way to Benin city, the state capital from Edo north.   The two officers were identified as Francis Okunwe the Area
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Police arraign electrician for allegedly stealing employer’s clothes, shoes

The police on Friday arraigned a 31-year-old electrician, Huber Buton, who allegedly stole his employer’s clothes and shoes worth N6.2 million, in a Tinubu Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos. The police charged Buton with conspiracy and theft. He pleaded not guilty. The Prosecution Counsel, ASP Edet Okoi, told the court that the defendant committed the
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