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How a Lagos tailor was gruesomely murdered by hired assassins

A 38-year-old tailor, Oluwasegun Adegbenjo, who resides in
Oke-Abiaye, in the Alagbado area of Lagos State, has been murdered by
unknown gun men.

Punch reports that Adegbenjo was shot dead on January 28, around
11pm. in an uncompleted building where he had gone purportedly to meet
someone.
The killers did not steal anything from the deceased, also, his jeep
which he drove by himself to the site, was also left untouched at the
scene of the murder.
A source told the newspaper “Adegbenjo is a popular tailor who had a
shop in the Ikotun area of Lagos. He was also into fashion designing. He
lived with his family in Iju-Ota, Ogun State.
“On the fateful day, which was January 28, around 11pm, he had closed
from shop and driven down to Oke-Abiaye in Alagbado. The place is a
deserted area and people don’t live there. But you could find some
uncompleted buildings around.
“He parked his jeep and came out before he was shot dead by some
unknown persons. There was no stain of blood in his car and nothing was
stolen.”
Confirming the account, the Police Public Relations Officer, Kenneth
Nwosu, said, “Yes, it happened. The man was killed and no suspect has
been arrested yet.
“The case, as we speak, has been transferred to the State Criminal Investigation Department.”

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UNILAG undergraduate burgles bosses’ house, steals car, cash, jewellry worth N9m

A 28-year-old guard and a 200 level student of  the University of
Lagos studying  philosophy, Paul Onazi, recently robbed his
bosses  ─ Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Ekpesi ─ who live in Gowon Estate in the
Egbeda area of Lagos, of their Toyota Camry car and jewellery.

Punch newspaper reports that Onazi, who occupied a mini flat on the couple’s premises,
and his friend, who is still at large, committed the act around 4.30pm
on Sunday, January 25, 2015 when his bosses had gone to church.

They
broke into the couple’s apartment and made off with foreign currencies,
laptops and phones, among other valuables – all of which were valued at
N9m.

Prior to the robbery incident, Onazi reportedly earned N30,000 per
...

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If you are yet to get your PVC, Jega has a message for you!

 

 

 

Are you one of the many Nigerians still having issues with the PVC collection, then Jega has got a message for you.
The
Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has further extended
the deadline for collection of Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) until March
8, 2015.
This is contained in a statement signed by the Secretary to the Commission, Mrs Augusta Ogakwu in Abuja on Monday.
The
statement quoted Ogakwu as saying the four weeks extension of the
deadline followed the rescheduling of the 2015 general elections.
She stated that “the collection of the cards will continue for four more weeks until March 8, 2015.
“The
Commission expresses hope that the extension will finally avail every
registered voter, yet to collect his/her PVC, the opportunity to do so
in readiness for the general elections.”
NAN recalls that INEC had
on...

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KFB Health Talk: How to stop your child from bedwetting

For the Newbies,  KFB 'Know Your Health' is a weekly column (Tuesdays)
where we discuss health issues. Staying healthy is the key to living
well.
Finding out how healthy you are is the first step to getting healthier and that’s basically what we shall be handling here…make some noise people!
Does
your six-year-old child still  bed wet and you resort to calling him
names or stigmatising him in a bid to ensure he stops? Are you worried
that his bedwetting habit is because he plays too much during the day
and as such, finding it difficult waking up at night to go and pass out
urine?

Well, punishing or name calling for bedwetting would not solve the
problem. Researchers say punishing children in actual fact may make the
problem worse.

Night-time bedwetting,...

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