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249 more Nigerian back from Libya


The International Organisation for Migration (IOM) and the European Union (EU) on Thursday facilitated the return of 249 more Nigerians from Libya. Newsmen report that the returnees arrived at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos at about 9.47pm aboard an Afriqiyah Airbus A330-300 with Registration Number 5A-ONR. They were received by the Director General of …

3 staff of LASU , Arraigned over forgery and extortion


Three staff of Lagos State University Mubin Raji 43, Alli Ajose 58 and Bankole Odofin 62, were yesterday arraigned before an Ebute-Metta Chief Magistrate’s Court sitting at Oyingbo over alleged abuse of office, false certificates and extortion. The defendants are standing trial on a nine count charge bordering on conspiracy obtaining under fasle pretence, abuse of office, …

Kentucky lawmaker found dead from gunshot wound


An embattled Kentucky state lawmaker facing sexual assault allegations died Wednesday from a probable suicide. State Rep. Dan Johnson’s death came about 24 hours after he vigorously denied the sexual assault allegations detailed in a lengthy investigation the Kentucky Center for Investigative Reporting published on Monday. Johnson’s accuser, who spoke on the record, said the alleged sexual …