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 Governor Zulum Meets Families of Fallen Policemen, CJTF

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Governor Zulum Meets Families of Fallen Policemen, CJTF

Borno state governor,  Babagana Umara Zulum on Monday met families of policemen and civilian JTF volunteers ambushed on Friday while on their way to Baga as security backup.

Governor Zulum was at the headquarters of Borno state police in Maiduguri where the bereaved families gathered to receive him.

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Governor Zulum announced that Borno state government was going to offer support to families of bereaved although the form of support was not stated.

The governor was also at the state specialist hospital in Maiduguri to console those injured from the Baga ambush. They consisted of policemen and volunteers in the civilian joint task force (CJTF).

Conducting the governor round, medical director of the hospital, Dr. Laraba bello explained that eight injured persons were brought to the hospital on Sunday made up of a policeman and seven CJTF members from whom five had been treated and discharged while remaining three were responding to treatment after sustaining injuries from gun shots.

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Don’t Accommodate Fraudsters in your Hostels, EFCC Warns Operators

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Don’t Accommodate Fraudsters in your Hostels, EFCC Warns Operators

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibadan Zonal Office, on Tuesday warned hotel owners across the country not to accommodate suspected internet fraudsters in their facilities.
The agency Spokesperson, Wilson Uwujaren, gave the warning in a statement in Ibadan, following the arrest of 56 suspected internet fraudsters in Abeokuta.
A said that the suspects were apprehended in their hideouts, which happened to be popular hotels in Abeokuta.
He said, “the operation was carried out based on verified intelligence backed by weeks of surveillance.”
According to him, the operation was earlier frustrated by the hotel owners, who employed various antics, including shutting down of power supply, to enable some of the suspects to escape arrest.

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Uwarejen said The action of the hoteliers amounts to deliberate sabotage and obstruction of law enforcement officers, an offence punishable under Section 38 (2) of the EFCC (Establishment) Act, 2004.
He noted that the commission would not tolerate situations where hotel owners or managers permit fraudsters to use their facilities and shield them from arrest by law enforcement.

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Flood Wrecks Havoc in Abuja Estate, Kills Three

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Flood Wrecks Havoc in Abuja Estate, Kills Three

At least three bodies were recovered Monday morning after a flood at Trademoore estate in Lugbe, Abuja.

Residents of the area, however, insist that there are more fatalities.

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Residents said the flood started in the early hours of Monday after a downpour.

Many houses, vehicles, and other properties were also damaged in the flood.

 

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Kogi Jailbreak Leaves Many Soldiers Dead, Hundreds of Inmate Escape

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Kogi Jailbreak Leaves Many Soldiers Dead, Hundreds of Inmate Escape

Hundreds of prisoners have reportedly escaped from the medium federal correctional centre in Kabba, Kabba/Bunu Local Government area of Kogi State.

Reports show that gunmen in their tens attack the prison centre which is on the Kabba – Lokoja highway, on Sunday night through Monday morning, killing the military men keeping guide on the road before attacking the centre.

The gunmen thereafter launched attack on the prison officers before making ways to set all the prisoners free.

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An early morning downpour on Monday according to punch led to their escape. The building housing the inmates was reportedly submerged by flood.

However, about 100 of the inmates have been rearrested, while unspecified number voluntarily returned.

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