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Today's Headlines: Notorious Robbers Arrested, Buhari Will Take Final Decision On Kyari's Extradition

The Delta State Police Command has arrested three suspected armed robbers and cultists in the state.

Source: Punch Newspaper

The state Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Bright Edafe, who stated this on Tuesday in Asaba, the state capital, noted that arms and ammunition were recovered from the suspects.

He said, “On September 9, personnel of the Abraka Police Divisional Patrol Team, while on stop and search along the Agbara Road, Abraka, intercepted two suspects, Bala Abdul, 21, and Joseph Tejri, 24, on an unregistered motorcycle.

Buhari will take final decision on Abba Kyari’s extradition – Police Minister

Police Affairs Minister, Muhammad Maigari Dingyadi said on Tuesday night that the final decision on request for extradition of suspended head of the Intelligence Response Team, DCP Abba Kyari to answer allegations of complicity in the $1.1million bribe fraud perpetrated by Ramon Abbas aka Hushpuppi, will be taken by President Muhammadu Buhari.

Source: Vanguard News

“We have also reported that the committee has submitted the report to the Inspector General of Police (IGP).

“We have also submitted this report and recommendations to the Attorney-General of the Federation for a legal opinion, thereafter, we will take it to Mr President for final consideration.

Anambra can compete with Lagos in IGR — Maduka

Dr. Godwin Maduka, a triple professor in medical sciences and philanthropist, is the candidate of the Accord Party in the November 6, 2021, governorship election in Anambra State.

Source: Vanguard News

In this interview, the chief executive officer of Las Vegas Pain Institute and Medical Centre, USA, unveils his lofty plans and how he would transform the state to an enviable status, if elected. He said that his achievements as a private individual show he has a vision for the ultimate greatness of Anambra and her people.

Nigeria increases TETFund grants to universities, other tertiary institutions to N8.5bn

The Federal Government on Tuesday announced an increment of the Tertiary Education Trust Fund, TETFund, research grants to universities and other tertiary institutions to N8.5 billion, up from the N7.5 billion it doled out in 2020.

Source: Daily Nigerian

The minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, who announced the increment while declaring open the first National Conference on Research, Training and Development in Zaria, noted that in 2019, the grants totalled N5 billion.

The conference, under the theme: “Research, Training and Development in Nigeria’s educational system in the 21st century: challenges and way forward” was organized by the Institute of Education, Ahmadu Bello University, ABU Zaria.

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