Top Stories You Missed: Nigerian Army Uncovers Boko Haram Hide-Out / A Nigerian Man Gets Shouted Down For Preaching On A Bus In UK / We Promised Vulnerable Nigerians N5000 / And More…

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Nigerian Army Uncovers Boko Haram Hideout-Tunnel In Sambisa, Frees Hostages (Photos)

Gallant troops of the Nigerian Army have uncovered one of boko haram’s hideout in Sambisa forest, as they advance towards the main camp of the Boko Haram sect in Sambisa.

Army sources divulged that the Boko Haram fighters cannot escape into towns as there were many check points at all Sambisa exits and entry routes.

READ: Nigerian Army Uncovers Boko Haram Hideout-Tunnel In Sambisa, Frees Hostages (Photos)

2 Policemen, 9 Others Dead As Pro-Biafra Protests Turn Bloody In Anambra

No fewer than 11 persons, including two policemen, were killed during the fracas that followed a clash between the protesters and the Joint Task Force (JTF), during the three-week-long pro-Biafra protests which turned bloody, on Wednesday, December 2, 2015. The Nation reports.

Pro-Biafra18 others were reported injured as Onitsha, the Southeast’s commercial engine-room, was boiling as pro-Biafra protests turned bloody.

It was the second day of the planned three-day blockade of the Onitsha Head Bridge – the gateway to the East from the Western part of the country.

READ: 2 Policemen, 9 Others Dead As Pro-Biafra Protests Turn Bloody In Anambra

A Nigerian Man Tried To Preach On A London Bus And Got Shouted Down (VIDEO)

If you live in a major Nigerian metropolitan city, especially Lagos, you have probably been a victim of bus preaching- a random man or woman that gets up and dishes the word during your journey, making every passenger a compulsory member of a quick congregation.

A Nigerian man in London tried to expand the idea into the English capital. Unfortunately for him, it seems no one has told him that such religious freedom(?) does not exist in the Western world as the passengers shouted him down.

WATCH!!: A Nigerian man tried to preach on a London bus and got shouted down (VIDEO)

Man Bags Death Sentence For Stealing N14,570

A High Court sitting in Ado-Ekiti, has on Thursday, December 3, sentenced one David Olugboyega to death by hanging for armed robbery involving N14,570.

The Justice in charge of the trial, John Adeyeye passed the judgment following the confessional statement of the convict and the conclusion of trial by the prosecution.

“An accused may be convicted on his own confession alone as long as the court was satisfied. Based on the confessional statement of the accused, the court found him guilty as charged. Besides, the prosecution has also proved his case beyond reasonable doubt by providing seven witnesses.

“The accused is hereby sentenced to death by hanging. This will serve as deterrent to others in the society. May God have mercy on your soul,” Adeyeye said.

READ: Man Bags Death Sentence For Stealing N14,570

SHOCKING! Man Dies Aboard Arik Air’s Flight From Owerri To Lagos

A 57-year-old man, Albert Nnadi, was on Wednesday confirmed dead on board an Arik Air flight from Owerri to Lagos.

The passenger was said to have been found dead at the point when passengers were disembarking the flight at the Murtala Muhammed Domestic Airport Terminal One, Lagos.

The deceased was said to be traveling to Lagos in company of his relative to seek medical assistance on Obesity.

READ: SHOCKING! Man Dies Aboard Arik Air’s Flight From Owerri To Lagos

We Promised Vulnerable Nigerians N5,000 Not Unemployed Graduates – Lai Mohammed

Speaking to members of the Nigeria’s Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) at the National Press centre in Abuja this morning, Lai Mohammed said the Muhammadu Buhari administration did not promise unemployed graduates N5, 000 stipends.

He said that in the next few days, the Administration ”will start firing from all cylinders, starting with the unveiling of the 2016 budget”.

READ: We Promised Vulnerable Nigerians N5,000 Not Unemployed Graduates – Lai Mohammed

2 Policemen, 9 Others Dead As Pro-Biafra Protests Turn Bloody In Anambra

No fewer than 11 persons, including two policemen, were killed during the fracas that followed a clash between the protesters and the Joint Task Force (JTF), during the three-week-long pro-Biafra protests which turned bloody, on Wednesday, December 2, 2015. The Nation reports.

READ: Two Policemen, Nine others Dead As Pro-Biafra Protests Turn Bloody In Anambra

FG Slashes MTN N1.4Trillion Fine As Nigeria’s CEO, Michael Ikpoki, Resigns

Sight of relieve as the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has finally reduced a hefty penalty slapped on South African telecoms giant MTN over unregistered SIM cards.

The MTN Group made this known on Thursday, December 3, in a statement, also announcing the resignation of its Nigerian CEO.

The company said it has received a formal letter dated December 2 from the NCC informing it that, “after considering the Company’s request, it has taken the decision to reduce the fine on the MTN Nigerian business from the original N1,040,000,000,000 (One Trillion, Forty Billion Naira) to N674 Billion Naira which has to be paid by 31 December 2015.”

READ: FG Slashes MTN N1.4Trillion Fine As Nigeria’s CEO, Michael Ikpoki, Resigns

$2Bn Arms Deal: 6 Prominent Men Who Were Arrested, Why They Were Arrested

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and Defense Security Service (DSS) have in recent days, sprung into action, clamping down on people who allegedly took part in a fraudulent arms deal which saw $2bn disappear from the country’s coffers during former President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan’s tenure. Sambo Dasuki, Abba Mohammed, Raymond Dokpesi, Sagir Bafarawa, Attahiru Bafarawa, Bashir Yuguda

READ: $2Bn Arms Deal: 6 Prominent Men Who Were Arrested, Why They Were Arrested

Nicki Minaj’s Brother Arrested For Raping A Child

Nicki Minaj’s brother, Jelani Maraj, who made news recently for getting married in August, and Nicki splashing thousands of dollars on the wedding, has been arrested for raping a minor.

The 37 year old was arraigned yesterday, Thursday, on first degree rape for assaulting a 12 year old child.

Fortunately for Jelani, and probably unfortunately for some children, he did not stay long as his superstar sister posted the $100,000 bail according to news outlets.

READ: Nicki MInaj’s Brother Arrested For Raping A Minor

 

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