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We export over 400 snakes to England every month – Gombe...

Snake
Authorities of the Snakebite Treatment and Research Centre, Kaltungo in Gombe state, have revealed that over 400 snakes of different varieties are being exported from the centre to Liverpool in England every month.

That Okorocha’s Igbo comment burning on Twitter

Igbo elders
Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State had, yesterday, said that the Igbo alone cannot make or produce a President of Igbo extraction when the time comes. Governor Okorocha had also claimed that the Igbo do not honour their own.

Calm returns to Maiduguri Airport after protest by soldiers

Nigerian soldiers on patrol in Jos ahead of Buhari's visit
The Nigerian Army said calm has been restored to the Maiduguri International Airport following the Sunday’s protest by some soldiers of the Special Strike Forces in Operation Lafiya Dole.

Governor Dickson loses mom

Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa state
Bayelsa State Governor,  the Honourable Henry Seriake Dickson has confirmed the passing on of his beloved mother,  Mrs Gold Coast Dickson.  She was 72 years old!   

Woman chops off husband’s manhood over second wife

Knife
A woman in northern India has chopped off her husband’s manhood for allegedly neglecting her and staying with his second wife, police said on Thursday.

Police official, Yomi Shogunle under fire over #EndSARS comment

Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP), Yomi Shogunle
Trending on social media is the Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP), Yomi Shogunle, who is under fire for his twitter comment which Nigerian users of the micro-blogging site, twitter, have said undermines the #EndSARS campaign.

Apapa Gridlock: Police, others begin ‘Operation Restore Sanity’ Friday

The Lagos State Police Command and other relevant agencies are to begin ‘Operation Restore Sanity’ on Friday to free Apapa of gridlock, the State Commissioner of Police, Mr Imohimi Edgal, said on Thursday.

Bizarre: Villagers hail as masquerades beat, seriously injure two Catholic priests...

Rev. Fr. Peter Chikwado Udaya, the parish priest of St. Patrick’s Parish Ibenda
Two Catholic Priests of Nsukka Diocese in Enugu state were, Thursday 12 July 2018, seriously injured after being mercilessly beaten by masquerades and some alleged youths of Ogbodu-Aba in Udenu Local Government Area of the state.

Breaking: Ex-Chief Justice of Nigeria, Katsina-Alu is dead

Late former Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Aloysius Katsina-Alu
A former Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Aloysius Katsina-Alu, is dead.

Death toll in Katsina flood rises to 49

flood
Flooding caused by torrential rains on Nigeria's border with Niger has left 49 people dead and another 20 missing, the emergency services said on Tuesday.