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Abia girls start sex at age of 10 – Research

A medical practitioner, Dr Godwin Uwaoma, said on Monday that girls in Aba, Abia State engage in active sexual activities from the age of 10, raising higher chances of contracting HIV. Uwaoma, the Chairman of the Thematic Working Group at the Nigerian Faith Based Advisory Council for AIDS (NFACA), told the News Agency of Nigeria […] Abia girls start sex ...

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Driver, assistant ‘disappear’ as truck rams into bus, killing four in Ogun

A fatal accident on Wednesday claimed the lives of four persons along the Abeokuta-Odeda-Ibadan Road, in Ogun State. The accident occurred at Alakija Village, near Olodo town, in Odeda Local Government Area of the state around 9.30pm. The two vehicles – a commercial Toyota Picnic space bus with number plate BDJ 427 SX and a […] Driver, assistant ‘disappear’ as ...

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Aisha violated Fulani culture by publicly criticizing Buhari – Women group

Adamawa League of Women Empowerment, has condemned Aisha, wife of President Muhammadu Buhari, for criticizing her husband in public. The group told newsmen on Thursday in Yola, that the outburst on the BBC had only ridiculed the first family and exposed President Buhari to attacks from opponents. It’s spokesperson, Maryam Ibrahim, noted that Aisha being […] Aisha violated Fulani culture ...

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Prophet Elijah in court for kidnapping three girls, turning them to sex slaves

A Makurdi Magistrates’ Court on Thursday remanded a cleric, Elijah Ebimone, in prison for allegedly abducting three girls and turning them to sex slaves. Ebimone, 32, is facing a two-count charge of abduction and causing miscarriage, punishable under Sections 274 and 233 of the Penal Code, Laws of Benue State, 2004. The Magistrate, Mrs Theresa […] Prophet Elijah in court ...

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I was beaten, forced into prostitution in Italy – 18-year-old Nigerian

An 18-year-old Nigerian lady identified only as Victoria, who was allegedly lured into prostitution in Italy, has narrated her ordeal in the hands of her traffickers. Victoria recounted how her unnamed trafficker promised her a better life and education and she was lured into prostitution. She said this while speaking with a British Television network, […] I was beaten, forced ...

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Lifeless body of 2-year-old girl found in Osun

A lifeless body of a female child, believed to be 2 years old, has reportedly been found in Osun state. The corpse was found beside Gbodofon bridge, in the Ogo Oluwa area of Osogbo, the state capital on Thursday morning. While the cause of death is yet to be ascertained, the minor, who had blood […] Lifeless body of 2-year-old ...

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NSCDC alerts public of fake recruitment

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Benue has alerted the public of the existence of employment racket within the command. The NSCDC Commandant, Mr Shuaibu Jibrin, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Makurdi on Thursday that the racket had been collecting money from applicants in the guise of offering them […] NSCDC alerts public of ...

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Suspected cult members arrested in Abuja [PHOTO]

No fewer than 12 suspected members of a cult, Norsemen, have been apprehended by the police for allegedly terrorizing residents of Apo District, Abuja. The suspects were caught with three cutlasses, locally fabricated rifle and a knife. On interrogation at the Special Anti-Robbery Squad where they were being detained, the suspects confessed, stating their different […] Suspected cult members arrested ...

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US-based Nigerian nanny ‘angrily’ feeds eight-month-old baby to death

The United States police have arrested a 66-year-old Nigerian nanny, Oluremi Oyindasola, for murder. Oyindasola of Glenarden, Maryland has also been charged with second-degree murder, first-degree child abuse, resulting in death and other offenses. This is coming after she force-fed an eight-month-old baby girl to death, NBC Washington is reporting. According to Prince George’s County […] US-based Nigerian nanny ‘angrily’ ...

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Woman tortures 12-year-old niece for stealing piece of meat

A 12-year-old girl, Mmesoma Ani, has been admitted at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital,LUTH, after she was allegedly abused by her aunt, Mrs. Ogechi Iruwane for stealing a piece of meat. The marks of torture on the victim’s back were discovered by a trader who stays on Nurudeen Street, Orile Iganmu, Lagos State, where the […] Woman tortures 12-year-old niece ...

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Ogun Police nab suspected ritualists, recover assorted charms

A den purportedly used by fraudsters and ritualists to dupe people and perpetrate evil has been uncovered in Ogun state. Operatives attached to the Zonal Intervention Squad, Zone 2, Police Command stormed the Abule Ifa, Siun area of Obafemi Owode Local Government, LGA of the state on Wednesday and two suspected leaders of the syndicate […] Ogun Police nab suspected ...

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