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A pastor has been apprehended for purportedly assaulting a member of his church.

Self-proclaimed Prophet Leeroy Simabyu has been apprehended after an audio recording surfaced, capturing him physically attacking a female member of his congregation. Simabyu, who leads the Springs of Living Waters Ministries in Zimbabwe, is known for his aggressive disciplinary methods. The incident occurred when Violet Ndhleleni (54) was allegedly assaulted by Simabyu for spreading false…

A court has directed the Federal Government to resume the prosecution of individuals implicated in the assassination of Dele Giwa.

In a landmark ruling on Friday, a Federal High Court in Abuja mandated the Federal Government to thoroughly investigate, prosecute, and penalize those responsible for the assassination of Dele Giwa, the esteemed founder of Newswatch Magazine, along with other journalists across the nation. Dele Giwa tragically lost his life on October 19, 1989, when a…

Thirteen villagers who were abducted in Kaduna have been released after spending 62 days in captivity.

Thirteen villagers who were abducted 62 days ago from their homes in Unguwar Liman, Gwada ward of Igabi LGA in Kaduna State, have been released from captivity. The captives were among the 30 individuals kidnapped from the community in December 2023. According to reports from Daily Trust, the kidnappers initially received N6.5 million as part…

According to reports, nine individuals tragically lost their lives following an attack by bandits on traders in Katsina.

Reports indicate that bandits have claimed the lives of nine traders along the Jibia/Batsari Road in Katsina State. According to gathered information, the traders were returning home from a local market in Jibia when they encountered the gunmen around 6 p.m. on Sunday, February 11, 2024. The assailants ambushed the traders who were traveling in…

According to PDP governors, Nigeria is on the verge of resembling Venezuela due to the rising cost of living.

Governors elected under the umbrella of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have drawn parallels between Nigeria and Venezuela, urging President Bola Tinubu’s All Progressives Congress-led Federal Government to avert further deterioration of the country’s economic situation. Venezuela has long grappled with persistent shortages of food and medicine, business closures, high unemployment rates, reduced productivity, human…

A missing woman was reportedly discovered confined by individuals described as “prayer warriors” in Taraba.

A woman who went missing in the Sabongari area of Jalingo, Taraba State, has been located. Hanatu Daniel Yotti left her home on Wednesday, February 7, 2024, and had not returned since then. According to a Facebook user who confirmed the recent development on Saturday, February 10, the woman was discovered confined by individuals described…

The Presidency has announced its intention to launch an investigation into alleged “moles” within the civil service who are purportedly leaking classified documents to opposition parties.

The Presidency has called for an investigation into the civil service framework to root out individuals labeled as “moles” believed to have allegiances to opposition parties and who are suspected of leaking classified documents to these parties. Bayo Onanuga, the Special Adviser to the President on Information and Strategy, made the request for the investigation…

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