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Today's Headlines: Police Nab Suspects With AK-47 In Delta; Man Jailed For Impersonating Femi Adesina

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Police nab suspect with 340 rounds of AK-47 live ammunition in Delta

The Police Command in Delta has arrested one Solomon Ebe over alleged possession of 340 rounds of AK-47 live ammunition concealed inside bag of garri.

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The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) of the command, DSP Bright Edafe, disclosed this in a statement on Saturday in Warri.

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Court jails man for impersonating Femi Adesina to dupe South Korean of N30 million

AKwara State High Court has sentenced Jamiu Isiaka to 28 years for impersonating presidential spokesman Femi Adesina to defraud a South Korean.

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The Ilorin zonal command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), had on June 14, 2019, arraigned the defendant on four-count charges, to which he pleaded not guilty.

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Mr Isiaka had presented himself as the president’s spokesperson and a former Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), late Maikanti Baru, to defraud South Korean Keun Sig Kim of N30 million.

FCTA begins provisions of 4,104 affordable houses

The Federal Capital Territory Administration has commenced the provisions of 4,104 affordable houses for staff of the administration as part of activities to commemorate Nigeria’s 61st Independence anniversary.

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The project, according to the FCT Minister of State, Dr Ramatu Aliyu, was a bold step by the administration towards addressing the deficit in the housing sector, especially among civil servants.

In a statement by the Minister’s Special Assistant on Media, Austine Elemue, on Friday, Aliyu said she performed the official site handover/groundbreaking ceremony of Muhammadu Buhari Staff Affordable Housing Estate in Karshi, to mark the commencement of the project.

Tinubu gives update on health as northern lawmakers visit him in London

The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, has said he is healthy and only undergoing physiotherapy in London, UK.

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Tinubu said this as he welcomed members of the House of Representatives northern caucus on Friday.

The former governor of Lagos State, who has been in the UK for the last three months since undergoing knee surgery, however, admitted he was undergoing “gruesome” physiotherapy.

He said, “Because of God and people like you, I am well. It is just the physio (physiotherapy) that is gruesome.”

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AK-47 Delta Femi Adesina Police Public Relations Officer Solomon Ebe

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