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Busted: Pastor masterminds own kidnap twice, collects ransom from congregants

"For his kidnap on Nov. 14 and Nov. 15, 2022, N400,000 and N200,000, respectively, paid by his sympathisers as ransom for his release"

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22 worshippers murdered in cold blood on Plateau highway

  By Ajuma Edwina Ameh No fewer than 25 travellers have been reportedly killed and 14 others injured by gunmen along Rukuba road...

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US pastor pledges N25 million to rebuild orphanage torched by bandits in Plateau state

  A New York City pastor has pledged to give $50,000 (N25M) to rebuild an orphanage in conflict-devastated Plateau State, which housed about...

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55-year-old serial rapist nabbed for violating 7 teenage hawkers 

By Ajuma Edwina Ameh A 55-year-old man identified as Abdulhamid Sale, has been arrested for allegedly raping seven teenagers in Bukuru community in...

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Carrot thief banished from circulation for two years

Guilt-racked carrot thief is to spend the next 24 months behind the bars, a court ruled on Thursday. The 25-year-old trader, Abba Arando,...

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Climate change: Atrocious weather sweeps Jos, Plateau

  For the first time, change in global weather patterns has hit Jos, Plateau State capital and Nigeria’s coolest zone, sometimes dropping to...


Herdsmen shoot Catholic priest in brazen attack at Jos Seminary school

Suspected herdsmen broke into a Catholic Seminary in Taraba state, shot a priest and injured many before fleeing the scene. Evaristus Bassey, director of Caritas...