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3 Sep 2021
The Companion, an association of Muslim men in business and the professions has called on government at various levels to implement economic policies and programmes that will lead to inclusive growth...
27 Jun 2021
The prayer of Jabez was so powerful in nature that God in His mercies, granted his requests. It was not a selfish prayer or prayer for the death of his enemies.
2 Feb 2021
The plan by the Federal Government to borrow what it branded as unclaimed dividends and dormant accounts are tantamount to borrowing from the dead because, to a large extent,
13 Dec 2020
At the moment, it may just suffice to say what has been done has not stemmed the trend of security related incidents nationwide, including banditry, terrorism, militancy, kidnapping, ritual killings and cultism among others.
8 Jun 2019
A frightening dimension has been added to suspected cases of rituals in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital, as commercial motorcycle operators...
8 May 2019
Troubled by two recent incidents of ritual killings, which occurred simultaneously in Arigidi, Akoko Northeast local government area of Ondo State, the Zaki of Arigidi, Oba Yisa Olanipekun, the Oba-in-Council and the entire community have embarked on interdenominational prayers and fasting, traditional rites coupled with local vigilance group surveillance to unravel the scourge of ritual…
5 Dec 2018
The new Assistant Inspector General of Police in charge of Zone 2, AIG Lawal Shehu, yesterday declared war on native doctors and human parts dealers within Lagos and Ogun states. The declaration followed the spate of ritual-instigated killings and desecration of bodies exhumed from graveyards. Lamenting the involvement of young people in ritual activities, Shehu…
5 Sep 2017
Sir: There appear to be many quixotic ideas being dished around by elders. Just take a gander: you will see elders warring everywhere in Nigeria.
4 Sep 2017
In the last six weeks I have met two Lagosians who escaped abduction for ritual killing by the whiskers. Both incidents took place in commercial transport, the notorious yellow buses of Lagos.
28 May 2017
Contrary to the expectations of compatriots after the current administration came into office, a general feeling of insecurity and helplessness is on the increase in the land.
1 Jul 2016
Residents of Ughelli, Ughelli North local council of Delta State and environs now live in fear following the serial killing of three persons, who were murdered in mysterious circumstances ...


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A wave of attacks on villages in eastern DR Congo attributed to Islamic State-affiliated ADF rebels killed at least 15 people Sunday, local officials said.
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Police in Enugu State have burst a criminal gang’s hideout on Onitsha Road, Enugu where they recovered two assault rifles, one English-made and one locally-fabricated pump action gun.
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Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said for the first time Sunday that Ankara could accept Finland into NATO without its Nordic neighbour Sweden.
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The All Progressives Congress campaign council (APC PCC) has applauded the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) over the extension of the naira swap deadline.