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IGP Launches High-Powered Probe into Andrew Ochekwo’s Suspected Murder

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IGP Launches High-Powered Probe into Andrew Ochekwo's Suspected Murder
– IGP orders full investigation into Andrew Ochekwo’s alleged murder
– Monitoring Unit given two weeks to submit comprehensive report
– Police assure professionalism and integrity in handling the case

The Inspector General of Police, Kayode Egbetokun, has directed a thorough investigation into the alleged murder of Andrew Ochekwo, prime suspect in the disappearance of two friends.

The Police Public Relations Officer, ACP Muyiwa Adejobi, disclosed this in a statement on Monday, stating that a Monitoring Unit has been given a two-week deadline to submit its report.

The IGP’s directive comes amid public interest and gravity of allegations surrounding the case, which involves the disappearance of Celine and Afiba.

The Police Force assures that the case will be handled with professionalism and integrity, urging the public to remain calm and allow the investigation to proceed without interference.

The Monitoring Unit has been tasked with unraveling the facts of the matter, and all persons with relevant information are encouraged to come forward and assist with the investigation.

“The Inspector General of Police assures that this case will be handled with the utmost professionalism and integrity,” said ACP Muyiwa Adejobi.

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Nnamdi Kanu seeks negotiation with FG over trial

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– Nnamdi Kanu seeks negotiation with FG over ongoing trial
– Kanu’s lawyer moves two applications before the Federal High Court
– FG’s counsel says defendant should approach Attorney General for negotiation

Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), has expressed willingness to negotiate with the Federal Government over his ongoing trial.

Through his counsel, Alloy Ejimakor, Kanu informed the Federal High Court in Abuja of his intention to seek negotiation under Section 17 of the Federal High Court Act.

Ejimakor had earlier moved two applications before the court, including one objecting to the jurisdiction of the court. If the applications are denied, Kanu’s lawyer plans to invoke Section 17, which promotes reconciliation and amicable settlement among parties.

Meanwhile, the Federal Government’s counsel, Adegboyega Awomolo, stated that the defendant should approach the Attorney General of the Federation for negotiation.

Justice Binta Nyako, the presiding judge, clarified that the court’s role is to hear cases, not to solicit negotiations. Kanu has been in DSS custody since June 2021, facing terrorism-related charges levelled against him by the government.

His lawyer’s latest move may signal a potential shift in the case’s trajectory.

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30,000 Students to Benefit from FG’s Interest-Free Loan Scheme

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– Over 30,000 students selected for federal government’s student loan scheme
– Scheme aims to support underprivileged students in pursuing higher education
– Loan is interest-free and does not require a “godfather”

The federal government’s student loan scheme has selected over 30,000 students to benefit from the initiative.

This was announced by Senate President Godswill Akpabio during a visit to the Nigeria Institute of Legislative and Democratic Studies in Abuja.

Akpabio praised the student loan bill, signed into law by President Bola Tinubu, for enabling vulnerable Nigerian students to access higher education without financial burdens.

He expressed his personal admiration for the bill, stating it is one of the most important bills passed by the 10th National Assembly.

The Nigerian Education Loan Fund (NELFUND) has assured the public that every eligible Nigerian student will benefit from the interest-free loan program.

Thee application process will be open, fair, and transparent, without requiring a “godfather,” according to Dr. Fred Femi Akinfala, NELFUND’s Executive Director of Finance and Administration.

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