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Court hears dramatic details of Jayde’s final moments


Jayde Panayiotou raised her hands in surrender before being shot through the head execution-style, the prosecutor in her husband’s murder trial told the court.

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Festus Abu Out-of-favour Chelsea midfielder  Mikel  Obi has held showdown talks with  Blues  manager  Antonio Conte  after being  frozen out of the team by the Italian. The Nigeria captain  has yet to
Fidelis Soriwei, Abuja There were indications on Tuesday that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission was making arrangements to arraign the former Minister of State for Defence, Senator Musiliu
John Alechenu, Fidelis Soriwei, Olusola Fabiyi, Olalekan Adetayo and Ramon Oladimeji Condemnation on Tuesday greeted the comments by former President Goodluck Jonathan that a former National Security
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John Ameh and Leke Baiyewu President Muhammadu Buhari has asked the National Assembly to approve his administration’s external borrowing plan of $29.96bn for the execution of key programmes and infras
John Ameh, Abuja The House of Representatives on Tuesday opposed moves by the Federal Executive Council to concede the Lagos-Kano and the Port Harcourt-Maiduguri rail lines to General Electric. The La
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Ihuoma Chiedozie, Enugu Members of the Enugu State House of Assembly, on Tuesday, expressed sadness over the sack of the state’s Chief Judge, Justice Innocent Umezuluike, by the National Judicial Coun
Stanley Opara The market capitalisation of the Nigerian Stock Exchange dropped by N164bn at the close of trading on Tuesday as 27 stocks closed in the red. The NSE market capitalisation dropped from N
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Ramon Oladimeji Justice Mojisola Olatoregun of a Federal High Court in Lagos has dismissed an application to bar journalists from covering and reporting the proceedings in the case of alleged illegal
Leke Baiyewu, Abuja The Senate on Tuesday passed a motion seeking to revive collection of tolls on federal highways across the country. It said collection of toll, from motorists was the only way to c
Olusola Fabiyi, Abuja A factional National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Senator Modu Sheriff, said in Abuja on Tuesday that he would not take sides in the conflict over the choice of the
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Sesan Olufowobi A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress in Lagos State, Chief Wale Ojo, has warned leaders of the party against imposition of candidates. Ojo, who noted that such action was not b
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