Sunday 21 July, 2019
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Optimum Times

Banditry: Villagers Drop Dead Body At Zamfara Government House In Protest Of Killings

Over 100 villagers from Jirrawa community in Kaura-Namoda Local Government Area of Zamfara on Saturday besieged Government House, Gusau with a dead body alleged to have been killed by bandits...

Police Identify Lagos Airport Intruder As Nigerien

***As FAAN Suspends Aviation Security Unit heads The Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos Police Command, has identified the...

Gunmen Kill Two Soldiers, Abduct Expatriate In Akwa Ibom

Unidentified gunmen had on Wednesday killed two soldiers and kidnapped an expatriate at a road construction site in Ukanafun council area of...

Boko Haram Kills Nigerian Army Colonel, Five Other Soldiers In Borno

Six soldiers, including two officers, who fought to repel a Boko Haram attack on Wednesday were killed by the insurgents. One of the victims...

Election Tribunal: Peter Obi Keeps Hope Alive

Mr Peter Obi, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Vice Presidential Candidate in the last general...

Mele Kyari’s Commitment To Transparency Excites NUJ

NNPC GMD, Mallam Mele Kyari, presenting an NNPC publication to the President of the Nigeria Union...

Insecurity: Lawan, Gbajabiamila Meet With Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday met with the President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan and...