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Buhari’s son Yusuf rushed to hospital after power-bike crash

President Muhammadu Buhari’s son Yusuf has suffered a head injury and multiple fractures, following a power bike crash in Abuja. The crash occurred on Tuesday night when Buhari Yusuf was racing with a friend in the capital city. “Yusuf was trying to overtake his friend when he suddenly veered off …

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Fire breaks out at NAFDAC building

The headquarters of the food and drug regulator, NAFDAC, in the Wuse area of Abuja is currently on fire. The cause of the blaze is not known yet. According Premium Times, a source said the fire started at about 6:20 a.m. and that fire service officials arrived late.

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Gunmen storm EFCC boss’ house, kill Policeman

Unidentified gunmen on Tuesday night at about 10pm invaded a bungalow farmhouse in Karshi, a suburb of Abuja belonging to the Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu. A policeman who was protecting the property was killed during the attack.

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Customs impound pick-up vans worth N432m in Abuja

Nigeria Customs Service (NCS)  has evacuated 27 Toyota Hilux pick-up vans with duty value of N432 million and suspected to have been smuggled into the country, from sales stands. Mr. Aminu Dangaladima , the Deputy Comptroller-General of Customs in-charge of Enforcement, Investigation and Inspection, made the development known to newsmen …

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President Buhari presides over FEC meeting

President Muhammadu Buhari Wednesday presided over the weekly Federal Executive Council, FEC meeting held at the Presidential Villa in Abuja. In attendance include, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Acting Secretary to the Government of Federation Mrs Habibat Lawal, Chief of Staff to the President Abba Kyari, Head of Service of the …

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