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Today's Headlines: NDLEA Arrests 633 Suspects; 1 Dead, 10 Injured In Kwara State Autocrash

NDLEA intercepts over 153,256kgs drugs, arrests 663 suspects

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), has intercepted various drugs with cumulative weight of more than 153, 256.876 kilograms within the last one week.

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The agency also disclosed that it arrested 663 suspects in various states within the same period.

1 killed, 10 injured in Kwara crash

The Kwara Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has confirmed one person dead and 10 others injured in a crash which occured on Saturday night.

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The Kwara Sector Commander, Corps Commander Jonathan Owoade told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Ilorin that the crash, which occured at Lumoh village on Olooru-Shao road involved two vehicles.

EFCC Interrogates Kwankwaso over N10bn Fraud Allegation

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in Abuja yesterday interrogated a former Kano State Governor, Senator Rabiu Kwankwaso for N10 billion fraud allegations.

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Multiple sources disclosed this to THISDAY, saying the former governor turned himself in for interrogation at the office of the anti-graft commission in Abuja.

The former governor had been under investigation over a petition filed in 2015 by some workers and pensioners in the state who accused him of mismanaging pension remittances contributed between 2011 and 2015.

Ebonyi APC: New Chairman pledges to unite party

The new Chairman of the All Progressives Congress in Ebonyi, Chief Stanley Okoro-Emegha, says his administration will unite all the party faithful in the state.

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Okoro-Emegha said this in his post-election speech on Saturday in Abakaliki, adding that unity in the party would help to guarantee its desired results in the state, the News Agency of Nigeria reports.

“The successful conduct of the congresses in the state right from the ward to the state level shows that unity was already rooted in the party. We have successfully passed the litmus test of the congresses and the successful conclusion shows we are on course for an electoral landslide in 2023. We will consolidate on this unity and the gains recorded during the period of our caretaker administration,” he said.

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