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    Metro Sowore to remain in detention as court dismisses motion - The Cable

    A federal high court in Abuja has dismissed an application challenging the detention of Omoyele Sowore, convener of ‘Revolution Now’ movement. At its sitting on Wednesday, Evelyn Maha, a judge, said hearing the application would mean reviewing the court order directing the Department of State...
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    Metro 3 Nigerian women arrested for ‘robbing’ Iraqi man in Dubai - The Cable

    Three Nigerian women have been charged to court for beating and stealing Dh57,000 from an Iraqi man in Dubai The women, aged 30, 33 and 34, were charged with robbery by the Dubai police and a verdict is expected later in the month. According to GULF NEWS, the 45-year-old Iraqi man arrived in...
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    Metro Flood ravages Ekiti towns, destroy multi-million naira property - Daily Post

    A heavy downpour on Tuesday that lasted till the early hour of Wednesday has ravaged a section of the Ado Ekiti capital city and cut off certain parts of the metropolis from the main city. Mainly affected is the Ureje area, along Polytechnic road and other adjoining communities like Boom Town...
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    Metro Sierra Leone president fires his aide after she gave testimony at TB Joshua's church - Linda Ikejis Blog

    Julius Maada Bio, the president of Sierra Leone, has terminated the appointment of his chief of protocol (SCOP), Fatmata Kargbo, after she went to the Synagogue Church of All Nations (SCOAN) owned by Nigerian clergyman, TB Joshua, to testify of how God has favoured her read more
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    Politics You’re a pathological liar – MURIC insists Governor Wike demolished mosque in Rivers - Linda Ikejis Blog

    The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC), an Islamic human rights organisation has again attacked Governor Nyesom Wike and his administration over the alleged demolition of the Trans-Amadi mosque in Port Harcourt, the Rivers state capital. read more
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    Metro See the stature Ebonyi catholic parishioners made of their Reverend Father that's got everyone talking (photos) - Linda Ikejis Blog

    Ebonyi Catholic parishoners gifted one of the Reverend Fathers in the state, Very Rev. Fr Dr Abraham Nwali, this stature to celebrate his 25th priestly anniversary recently. Nigerians are amused at the ''seeming'' resemblance between the clergy and the stature. See their comments after it was...
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    Metro Fatoyinbo still in police custody despite securing bail - The Cable

    The police have granted bail to Biodun Fatoyinbo, senior pastor of the Commonwealth of Zion Assembly (COZA), accused of rape. Frank Mba, police spokesman, told TheCable on Tuesday night that Fatoyinbo was served bail hours after quizzing him over the rape allegation. The pastor is, however...