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Russia Outlaws a News Site and a Rights Group, Stifling Critical Voices

Russia Outlaws a News Site and a Rights Group, Stifling Critical Voices

A Moscow court abolished one of Russia’s oldest rights groups. Russian prosecutors banned the work of a group of journalists in exile, labeling it an “undesirable organization.” And on Friday, President Vladimir V. Putin used the occasion of Holocaust Remembrance Day to restate false claims justifying the invasion of Ukraine, …

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He got the job last year – Friends mourn NSCDC officer killed by bandits at mining site in Kaduna

He got the job last year - Friends mourn NSCDC officer killed by bandits at mining site in Kaduna

One of the seven Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) officers killed by bandits in Kaduna State, got the job in 2022.   Yashim Elisha and other personnel were ambushed and killed at Kuriga mining site in Birnin Gwari Local Government Area of the state on Monday, January 9, 2023,  …

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NSCDC uncovers fenced dump site used to store crude oil and illegally refined petroleum products

NSCDC uncovers fenced dump site used to store crude oil and illegally refined petroleum products

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC), Rivers State Command, has uncovered a ten plots fenced dump site used in storing stolen crude oil and illegally refined petroleum products in Agbada Community, Ikwerre local Government Area of Rivers State.   Four persons including the gate-keeper and supervisor were arrested at the …

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Former NHRC Chairman Chidi Odinkalu alleges that Governor Umahi of Ebonyi ordered soldiers to flog workers who arrived late at a site where he came for inspection (Video)

Former NHRC Chairman Chidi Odinkalu alleges that Governor Umahi of Ebonyi ordered soldiers to flog workers who arrived late at a site where he came for inspection (Video)

Former Chairman of National Human Rights Commission, Chidi Odinkalu has alleged that Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi state ordered soldiers to flog workers who arrived late at a site where he came for inspection.  Odinkalu who shared a video to back up his claim, said the incident occurred today October 4.  …

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24-year-old Nigerian man poses as US-based physiotherapist on matrimonial site, dupes Indian woman of over N1.6m

24-year-old Nigerian man poses as US-based physiotherapist on matrimonial site, dupes Indian woman of over N1.6m

A 24-year-old Nigerian national has been arrested in India for duping a woman of Rs 3.25 lakh (over N1.6m) on a matrimonial site after introducing himself as a physiotherapist settled in the USA.   The accused identified simply as Gideon, who currently reside in Greater Noida was arrested by Chandigarh Police …

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