Six hoodlums arraigned for disrupting PDP EXCO inauguration

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Six men believed to be political thugs, who allegedly conspired with others still at large and invaded the inauguration venue of the Peoples Democratic Party Executive Committee to cause mayhem, were on Wednesday released on N300,000 bail on the order of an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court. The accused are Tunde Edward, 53; Chika Ekwugha, 26; Mojeed […]

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