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Today's Headlines: Igboho's Supporters Case File Stolen-SSS; 3 Police Officers Killed In Delta State

Armed robbers stole Igboho supporters’ case file from our custody: SSS

The State Security Service on Wednesday told the Abuja Division of the Federal High Court that armed robbers have carted away the case file of Sunday Igboho’s supporters who have been in custody since the brutal invasion of their residence in Ibadan weeks ago. 

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A lawyer representing the SSS told Justice Obiora Egwuatu that the incident came when armed robbers operating a one-chance cartel stole attacked an official in charge of the documents. 

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He did not immediately say whether the incident occurred in Abuja or other parts of the country. 

Tension as hoodlums kill three Police officers in Delta

TENSION, Wednesday, enveloped Umutu and neighbouring communities in Ukwuani Local Government Area, Delta State, following the killing of three police officers attached to the Umutu Divisional Police Headquarters.

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Vanguard gathered that the three police officers were burnt inside their patrol Toyota Sienna vehicle after they were murdered by yet unknown gunmen at a checkpoint along the Obeti/Oliogo Road in the Local Government Area.

BREAKING: Buhari Sacks NAPTIP DG, Appoints Waziri-Azi

President Muhammadu Buhari has sacked Senator Basheer Garba Mohammed as the Director-General of the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP)

Consequently, the President has approved the appointment of Fatima Waziri-Azi as the new DG.

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According to a statement by presidential spokesman, Garba Shehu, the decision was sequel to a recommendation of the Hon. Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Umar Farouq, who expressed the “urgent need for the Ministry to intensify on the existing capacity in the NAPTIP in order to achieve its Key Result Areas as identified.”

Group clamours for return of Southern Kaduna zone to APC

A group, the Southern Kaduna APC Youth Vanguard, has said that following the successful conduct of the LG election in Kaduna State, APC won 4 out of the 6 Local Government Councils in Southern Kaduna and expressed hope that the zone shall soon be integrated with other parts of the state. 

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The group thanked the good people of Southern Kaduna for “listening to SOKAPU and voting massively against the PDP, which was hitherto the dominant Party in the region.”

Engr. Bege Joseph, Convener, Southern Kaduna APC Youths Vanguard, in a statement on Wednesday,  recalled that SOKAPU had on the eve of the LG election, urged the good people of Southern Kaduna to, among others, not to “vote for a Party that manipulates our diversity to cause disunity.”

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