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Obi-Datti support group urges LP to respect court judgment

A Political group, under the aegis of Obi-Datti Movement for Justice and Equity, yesterday, urged the National Working (NWC) of Labour Party (LP) to obey court judgments by enlisting National…

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Breaking—Travellers on Ekor and Ikiran &Oke in Akoko Edo Area of Edo State Kidnapped

Two vehicles carrying unspecified number of people have been allegedly kidnapped between Ekor and Ikiran &Oke in Akoko Edo Area of Edo State on the edge of Ondo State boundary…

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Breaking….Popular Gospel Music Minister Sammie Okposo Is Dead

Popular Gospel Music Minister Sammie Okposo Is Dead Sammie Okposo, internationally award winning Nigerian gospel music artist, is dead. According to a reports the music producer slumped today, this Friday…

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13% DERIVATION: RIVERS STATE GOV. EXPOSES NIGER DELTA GOVERNORS; COMMENDS PRESIDENT BUHARI.

Niger Delta state governors are under fire for their alleged poor performance as they are being compared with their Rivers state counterpart counterpart, Nyesom Wike.The criticisms against the governor’s heightened…

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QATAR 2022 WORLD CUP: LIST OF THINGS BANNED

As the 2022 world cup commences, the global spotlight will turn to Doha, from 20th November onwards. The FIFA MUNDIAL takes centre stage in the coming days and weeks, with…

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…no plans whatsoever to demolish the NUJ building- CHRIS NEHIKHARE,EDO STATE COMMISSIONER FOR COMM.& ORIENTATION

Edo state government says there is no plan whatsoever to demolish the NUJ building contrary to media reports.In a press release signed by Chris Osa Nehikhare ,the Edo state Commissioner…

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I ABANDONED SOCIAL MEDIA TO AVOID HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE – TINUBU

The presidential candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubuhas disclosed why he stopped using social media. Tinubu disclosed that he almost had high blood pressure whenever…

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Amazon boss,Jeff Bezos,gifts Music icon,Dolly Parton $100 million for charity.

Dolly Parton has been awarded $100 million (£84.8 million) by Jeff Bezos to charity after the Amazon founder announced plans to give away most of his fortune. The country music…

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Edo NUJ Press Centre: Gov.Obaseki set demolish 50 years old center

There are indications that members of Edo State Council of the Nigerian Union of Journalists will soon be without an office as the Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has…

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‘NGF, FG working to pay lecturers’ withheld salary arrears’-JIGAWA STATE GOVERNOR

Jigawa Governor Mohammed Badaru has said the 36 Governors were working with the Federal Government to pay the salary arrears of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU). Badaru said the Governors…

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Nigerian should play Hushpuppi in your movie, Uche Jombo tells 50 Cent

Actress Uche Jombo has suggested a Nigeria actor in 50 Cents’ incoming TV series on Hushpuppi.The American rapper on Wednesday hinted at producing a TV series on convicted Nigerian internet fraudster,…

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*Show  no  mercy to terrorists-CAS,OLADAYO AMAO

 Chief of Air Staff (CAS) Oladayo Amao has tasked the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) operational commanders to sustain the bombardment of terrorists’ strongholds in the North. He urged the commanders…

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U.S., UK terror alerts: Those arrested will
be prosecuted, says IG

Suspected terrorists arrested in connection with the plan to attack the Federal Capital Territory (FCT)  are to be prosecuted soon, Police Inspector-General Usman Alkali has assured. Alkali at the 57th …

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Naira rebounds as new currency notes introduction draws closer

The Association of Bureaux Des Change Operators of Nigeria (ABCON) says Naira has continued to firm against the Dollar at the parallel market as date for CBN new currency introduction…

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Why we teargased #EndSARSMemorial protesters – Police

The Police have explained why it fired teargas at protesters at the Lekki tollgate in commemoration of the #EndSARS second anniversary. Lagos police spokesman Benjamin Hundeyin explained the protesters were already gathering…

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UK PRIME MINISTER RESIGNS

Prime Minister Liz Truss has resigned as UK prime minister in a statement outside Downing Street She said she could not deliver the mandate on which she was elected as…

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BREAKING: Phyna Wins BBNaija Season 7

Brother Housemate, Phyna has won season 7 of the popular TV show. The top two finalists from the 10 weeks show were Phyna and Byran.In his last address to the…

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Ewu Flour Mill Set to re-open soon, as Expatriate overhauls production plants.

There are indications that the much anticipated re-opening of EWU Flour Mills located in Ewu, ESAN Central Local Government Area of Edo State will soon come to reality as findings…

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Transfer: Napoli to sell Osimhen to Man United on one condition

Napoli will be open to selling their striker, Victor Osimhen to Manchester United in 2023 if the Old Trafford side meet their condition. According to transfer guru Fabrizio Romano, Man…

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BBC World Service proposes 382 post closures

The BBC is proposing to close about 382 posts at the World Service as it tries to make £28.5m in annual savings for its international services. Radio broadcasts in 10…

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2023 ELECTIONS AND RACE FOR OKPEBOLO:DCN IDIAKE URGES CONSTITUENTS TO JOIN HANDS WITH HIM TO MAKE HISTORY IN ESANLAND

As the campaigns for the 2023 general elections officially kicks off today the APC candidate for Esan West, Esan Central and Igueben Federal Constituency (Okpebholo),Dcn. Patrick Akhimiemona Idiake,has reiterated his…

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MISS BAUCHI ,TRACY ABDUL WINS MISS CORPORATE NIGERIA BEAUTY PAGEANT.

Winners have emerged at the Grand finale of the Miss Corporate Nigeria beauty pageant 2022 organized by Corporate Event and Ushering Agency. The event climaxed the week long maiden edition…

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Breaking: Seven months after, FG orders VC’s to reopen schools

The Federal Government has ordered the vice-chancellors of universities to re-open schools and allow students resume lectures. The Academic Staff Union of Universities has been on strike for about seven…

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KING CHARLES III FIRES 100 EMPLOYEES DURING CEREMONY IN HONOUR OF QUEEN ELIZABETH II

A civil service trade union has criticised the decision to notify King Charles’s staff of redundancies during the period of mourning as “nothing short of heartless”. As many as 100…

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2023: Appeal Court Affirms Sheriff Oborevwori As Delta PDP Guber Candidate.

A three-man panel of the Court of Appeal has set aside the sack of Hon. Sheriff Oborevwori as the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2023 governorship…

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47 NIGERIAN LGAs THREATENED BY BANDITS
• ZAMFARA,KADUNA, SOKOTO WORST HIT
• ELECTIONS MAY NOT HOLD IN THESE LGAs
• HUSBANDS NOW GIVE WIVES AND DAUGHTERS OUT TO BANDITS FOR A WEEK IN EXCHANGE FOR PROTECTION AND ACCESS TO FARM

No fewer than 47 Local Government Areas in the northwest zone are troubled by bandits who terrorise, kidnap and kill innocent citizens. Investigation indicates that most of the local government…

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Mother, accomplice in police net for selling three-week-old baby

The Police in Ogun State have arrested two women for selling a three-week-old baby to a yet-to-be-known buyer. The baby was allegedly sold for N600,000 to an unknown buyer. The mother of…

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Orosanye Report: FG receives draft white paper reports

The Federal Government has received the Draft White Paper on the Amal Pepple Committee report on new Parastatal Agencies and Commissions created between 2012 and 2021. Secretary to the Government…

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BREAKING:OBASANJO,OBI,WIKE AND OTHERS MEET IN LONDON

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, Labour Party (LP) presidential candidate Peter Obi and Rivers Gov Nyesom Wike as well as three Peoples Democratic Party Governors held a strategic meeting in London,…

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SYLVESTER STALLONE’S WIFE FILES FOR DIVORCE AFTER 25 YEARS OF MARRIAGE

After 25 years of marriage, Sylvester Stallone and his wife Jennifer Flavin are going their separate ways. Jennifer Flavin filed documents in Florida on Friday, August 19. In the documents,…

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BREAKING: Ex-Niger Delta amnesty boss, Dokubo is dead

A former Coordinator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP), Prof. Charles Quaker Dokubo, is dead. According to reports, Dokubo, 70, died at a hospital in Abuja on Wednesday nigh The…

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Blame FIFA, not NFF, for Falconets ordeal in Istanbul

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), yesterday, absolved itself and the Federal Government from blame over the ordeal suffered by the women U-20 national team, Falconets, who were forced to sleep…

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Breaking! NBC revokes AIT, Silverbird, Raypower, Rhythm FM, licences, orders immediate shutdown

The National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) has revoked the licences of AIT, Silverbird TV, Raypower FM, and Rhythm FM amongst others. The licences of the broadcast media organisations,  it was learnt,…

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BREAKING: ASUU extends strike for four weeks

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has extended its strike by another four weeks to give the Federal Government more time to meet its demands The union took the…

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NIGERIA STREET VENDOR BRUTALLY KILLED BY AN ITALIAN IN BROAD DAY LIGHT

Italian police have arrested a man who brutally beat a Nigerian vendor, Alika Ogorchukwu to death on a busy beach town on Friday. The incident happened publicly while onlookers filmed…

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Aggrieved Relatives Of Train Passengers Barricade Transportation Ministry, Deny Staff Entry

Families of kidnapped victims of Abuja-Kaduna Train Attack on Monday besieged the headquarters of the Federal Ministry of Transportation, preventing staff of the ministry.The protest is coming 24 hours after…

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Train Attack: ex MILAD begs Niger Gov to rescue son, wife, four kids

Former Military Administrator of Benue and Kano States, General Idris Garba, has called on Niger Governor Abubakar Sani- Bello to rescue his son, daughter in-law and their four children abducted…

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ASUU accuses Labour Minister Ngige of lying to Union 

The Academic Staff Union Of Universities (ASUU ) Usmanu Danfidiyo University Sokoto chapter has accused the Minister of labour and productivity Mr Chris Ngige of not telling Nigerians the truth…

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Fuji House of Commotion actress Ireti dies

Veteran actress Sola Onayiga aka Ireti is dead. The screen actress, who is popular for her role as Ireti in Checkmate and Fuji House of Commotion, died in the early…

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Osun Guber results :Peter Obi replies critics says outcome not a verdict on LP’s rising strength,

LABOUR Party Presidential Candidate, Mr Peter Obi, has congratulated Osun State Governor-elect, Senator Ademola Adeleke on his victory in Saturday’s governorship poll. Obi also saluted LP Governorship Candidate, Mr Yusuff…

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BREAKING: Oyo Assembly impeaches deputy gov

Oyo State House of Assembly has removed Deputy Governor Rauf Olaniyan from office.The decision was reached after the lawmakers presented and considered the recommendation of the seven man panel set…

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Breaking…Popular actress, Ada Ameh is dead.

She died in Warri, Delta State around 11 pm on Sunday, a source who pleaded anonymity said on Monday morning. Ameh was said to have been a guest of an…

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BREAKING: Maikyau emerges as 31st President of NBA

A Senior Advocate of Nigeria, SAN, Mr. Yakubu Maikyau, has emerged as the 31st President of the Nigerian Bar Association, NBA. Maikyau, SAN, polled a total of 22, 342 votes…

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OSUN 2022 – Declared results of all 30 LGAs

PDP – 403,371*APC – 375,027(Difference – 28,344) PDP RECLAIMS OSUN!! OBOKUN:PDP – 13,575APC- 9,727 IFEDAYO:PDP – 4,730APC- 5,016 ILESA EAST:PDP – 10,969APC- 13,452 BOLUWADURO:PDP – 5,860APC- 5,649 OLA OLUWA:PDP –…

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OSUN 2022: AHMED TINUBU LABOURS IN VAIN ,AS INEC DECLARES SENATOR ADELEKE GOVERNOR- ELECT IN HIS HOME STATE

Although many believed the Osun governorship election was a two-horse race between Governor Adegboyega Oyetola and Senator Adeleke, no fewer than 15 political parties partook in the election. Other candidates…

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INEC DECLARES PDP’S ADELEKE WINNER OF OSUN POLL.

The Independent National Electoral Commission has declared the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Senator Ademola Adeleke, the winner of the Osun governorship election. The Returning Officer for the election…

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WAFCON 2022: Plumptre returns to Super Falcons starting XI for Cameroon clash

Ashleigh Plumptre is included in Nigeria’s starting XI for the crucial winner-takes-all quarter-final tie with Cameroon on Thursday in Casablanca, Morocco at the ongoing Women’s Africa Cup of Nations. Plumptre…

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Osun 2023:PDP berates Oyetola for denying party venue for mega rally

Osun state chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has described as “shameful” the Governor Adegboyega Oyetola’s-led administration decision denying the party venue for its mega rally. According to the…

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Don’t link Peter Obi with IPOB agitation, Kalu Idika Kalu tells Sheikh Gumi

Two-time Minister for Finance, Kalu Idika Kalu, has disagreed with Shiekh Ahmad Gumi over his comment on the presidential candidate of the Labour Party, Peter Obi, and the agitation for…

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Osun Guber: Police deploys 21,000 personnel for exercise

The Inspector General of Police, Usman Alkali Baba has disclosed that the force will deploy 21,000 personnel to Osun state to ensure adequate security for the peaceful conduct of governorship…

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AHEAD OSUN 2023:NSCDC deploys 11,226 personnel for guber poll

About 11,226 personnel of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) are for deployment to all the 31 local government areas to ensure the peaceful and orderly conduct of…

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Over 250 illegal migrants, Afghan, Yemeni intercepted in Morocco

The Moroccan Royal Navy Coast Guard has intercepted 257 migrants trying to cross the Mediterranean and the Atlantic to Europe between last Saturday and Tuesday. A military source in the…

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Gunmen kill one, abduct relations of ex-Bauchi Gov Mu’azu

The Bauchi Police Command has confirmed the killing of Mua’zu Danladi, a 25-year-old relation of former Bauchi Governor Adamu Mu’azu and the abduction of three other family members by suspected…

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BREAKING: Actor Yomi Fabiyi mulls appeal of Baba Ijesha’s conviction

Actor Yomi Fabiyi has mulled appeal of the sentencing of the embattled Nollywood actor, Olanrewaju James, alias Baba Ijesha by an Ikeja Special Offences Court for sexually assaulting a 14-year-old…

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APC to aggrieved senators: Defect, lose your seats.

The planned defection by 15 All Progressives Congress (APC) senators to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) may have hit a brick wall. The would be defectors have been warned by…

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Breaking: Court convicts Baba Ijesha, of sexual assault of 14-year-old girl

An Ikeja Special Offences Court has convicted the embattled Nollywood actor, Olanrewaju James, alias Baba Ijesha, of sexually assaulting a 14-year-old minor. Justice Oluwatoyin Taiwo, in a two-hour judgement on…

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BREAKING: NNPP announces Archbishop Idahosa as Kwankwaso’s running mate

The presidential candidate of the New Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP), Rabiu Kwankwaso has announced Archbishop Isaac Idahosa as his running mate in the 2023 general elections. The party announced the…

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2023 ELECTION:NIGERIA’S SALVATION IS IN THE HANDS OF THE YOUTHS, SAYS CHARLIE BOY.

Nigerian singer and actor, Charly Boy, says Nigeria’s salvation is in the hands of its youth. The entertainer spoke Sunday when he appeared as a guest on 90MinutesAfrica, an interview…

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Those without PVCs part of Nigeria problem – Kanayo O Kanayo

Popular veteran Nigerian actor Kanayo O Kanayo has tagged persons yet to secure their Permanent Voter’s Card (PVC) as part of the problem afflicting the country. KOK,as he is fondly…

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Breaking: ECOWAS Court declares suspension of Twitter in Nigeria unlawful; orders Buhari administration never to repeat it again

The ECOWAS Court of Justice in Abuja in a landmark ruling today “restrained the government of President Muhammadu Buhari and its agents from unlawfully imposing sanctions or doing anything whatsoever…

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There’s dignity in labour, Peter Obi replies Tinubu

The presidential candidate of the Labour Party, Peter Obi, on Wednesday, has reacted to the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Bola Tinubu’s comment he made about their…

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Outrage Trails Tinubu’s ”labour Till death” comments against Peter Obi supporters

Some aggrieved Nigerians have expressed their displeasure over the statements made by the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential candidate, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, that Peter Obi’s Labour Party, LP, and others…

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BREAKING: Court dismisses Oyo Deputy Gov’s case

Justice Ladiran Akintola of Oyo State High Court has dismissed a case filed by Deputy Governor Rauf Olaniyan over procedure to remove him from office by Oyo Assembly. The court…

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Osun Poll: Court declines to disqualify Oyetola

The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, on Thursday, declined to disqualify Governor Adegboyega Oyetola of Osun State from participating in the impending governorship election in the state as candidate…

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ADC Presidential candidate, Kachikwu, urges Buhari to resign over worsening insecurity

The Presidential candidate of the African Democratic Congress (ADC), Dumebi Kachikwu, called on President Muhammadu Buhari to resign over worsening insecurity in the country. Kachikwu in a statement, said the…

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KUJE PRISON ATTACK: Abuja/Kaduna Train Negotiator Formally Announces His Withdrawal 

The lead negotiator between the terrorists and the Federal Government, Tukur Mamu, has formally announced his withdrawal from further interfacing between the two parties, blaming the Federal Government for his…

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Bakers in Ebonyi to withdraw services from July 13

The Association of Master Bakers and Caterers of Nigeria (AMBCN), Ebonyi Chapter, says it will withdraw its services in the state from July 13 as directed by its national body….

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Co-founder Of Church Of Satan, Riaan Sweigelaar, Makes Stunning Confession After His Repentance And Acceptance of Christ

Riaan Sweigelaar, one of the founders of church of Satan in South Africa, took many by surprise when he announced his resignation from the controversial body. Prior to his resignation,…

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REAL REASON FORMER JAPANESE PM ABE WAS KILLED:SHOOTER USED HAND MADE GUN;HAD GRUDGES AGAINST FORMER PM OVER MOTHERS’S BANCRUPTANCY,POLICE SAY.

The man who killed Shinzo Abe believed the former Japanese leader was linked to a religious group he blamed for his mother’s financial ruin and spent months planning the attack…

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Real reasons former Japanese PM Abe was killed.  Killer wielded homemade gun, had grudges against the former PM  over mother’s bankruptcy, police say

The man who killed Shinzo Abe believed the former Japanese leader was linked to a religious group he blamed for his mother’s financial ruin and spent months planning the attack…

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BREAKING: OPEC Secretary General, Barkindo, Is Dead

Secretary General of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries, Muhammad Sanusi Barkindo, is dead. He died about 11pm on Tuesday.His death was announced in the early hours of Wednesday by…

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BREAKING: Again Two Rev Fathers Kidnap At Uromi Barely A Week Another Was Killed.

  Barely a week after a Catholic priest was kidnapped and killed in Etsako West in Edo state ,another two Catholic Priests, Rev. Father Udo of St Patrick’s Catholic church…

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Appeal Court Jails Senator Nwaoboshi 7 Years for Money Laundering

The Lagos Division of the Court of Appeal on Friday, July 1, 2022 convicted and sentenced Senator Peter Nwaoboshi, senator representing Delta North Senatorial District at the National Assembly, to…

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CJN’s resignation: Senate insists probe of corruption allegation.

The Senate has said the resignation of former Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad, will not stop its probe of corruption allegations levelled against him by the…

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Alleged Organ harvesting and child trafficking saga: Ekweremadu, Wife Sue NIMC, NIS, Banks

As the controversy surrounding their alleged attempt to traffick David Ukpo and harvest his organs in the UK continues to linger and in a bid to prove their innocence, Former…

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BREAKING: Justice Tanko Muhammad Resigns As CJN

  The Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Tanko Muhammad, has resigned, Channels Television learnt on Monday. Sources told Channels Television that Justice Muhammad resigned on Sunday night, citing ill-health as…

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Fundamental human rights:lawyer attends Supreme Court proceedings in traditional worshippers’ attires

Drama as human rights lawyer attends Supreme Court proceedings in traditional worshippers’ attire . There was mild drama at the Supreme Court, Abuja, on Thursday as a Lagos-based human rights…

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Scathing Remarks on Peter Obi:Rev Father Mbaka’s followers protest ban of Adoration Ministry

Controversial Catholic priest Rev. Fr. Ejike Mbaka is in the eyes of the storm as his followers on Sunday took to the streets of Umuchigbo in Enugu metropolis to protest…

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Former secretary-general of the then Nigeria Football Association (NFA), Ahmed Sani Toro Kidnapped.

According to Daily Trust reports Hon Ahmed Sani Toro was kidnapped alongside a former Golden Eaglets’ assistant coach, Garba Iliya on the Abuja-Jos Raod on Friday. Sani Toro, Abuja-Jos Road,…

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BBNaija #SYE Reunion: WhiteMoney emerges The Most Scripted Housemate

The winner of BBNAIJA ,shine your eye edition,Hazel Oyeze Onou,A.K.A Whitemoney, has been described as the most scripted housemate amongst other contestants in the 2021 edition of the Reality Tv…

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Aide to Akwa Ibom State Governor Emmanuel Udom , Arrested for raping a minor

The Akwa Ibom State Police Command has arrested Popular Nollywood actor and singer, Moses Armstrong for allegedly raping a 16-year-old girl. Confirming his arrest, the national president of the Actors…

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Abaribe Resigns as Minority Leader,dumps pdp for apga

Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe, representing Abia South Senatorial District has formally resigned his position as Minority Leader of the Senate. His resignation was conveyed in a letter dated May 26th, 2022….

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Breaking….Delta State Governor, Dr.  Ifeanyi Arthur Okowa,Emerges as pdp’s vice presidential candidate

Delta State Governor, Dr.  Ifeanyi Arthur Okowa, has emerged as the vice presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party.  The party’s presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, named Okowa as his…

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Alleged domestic abuse: Absence of judge stalls Osinachi’s husband’s case

The absence of a judge of a Federal Capital Territory High Court on Thursday stalled the trial of Peter Nwachukwu, husband of the late gospel singer, Osinachi. Justice Njideka Nwosu-Iheme…

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Oyo Assembly Begins Process Of Impeaching Deputy Governor •As 24 lawmakers write five-point allegations against him •

The Oyo State House of Assembly, on Wednesday, began the process of impeaching the deputy governor of the state, Mr Rauf Olaniyan. This followed the reading of a 5-point petition…

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CHRIST EMBASSY CAMP GROUND:EDO STATE HIGH COURT RESTRAINS ELDERS OF OGHEGHE COMMUNITY

Edo state high Court three, has granted an  interlocutory injunction  restraining some elders and the people of Ogheghe Community, in Ikpoba Okha local government area of Edo state, from trespassing…

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TRAGEDY :DAYS AFTER COMPLAINING OF LEG PAINS , NIGERIAN FOOTBALLER AKEEM OMOLADE FOUND DEAD IN HIS CAR IN ITALY.

Nigerian footballer and former Torino striker Akeem Omolade 39 has been reportedly found dead in his car in Italy just days after complaining of leg pains. According to Lindaikeji.com emergency…

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Ireland based Edo couple Osarobo John Izekor and wife Precious Izekor to be Sentenced for allegedly Keeping a fellow Benin Woman as Slave

Nigerian couple, Osarobo John Izekor and his wife, Precious Izekor are standing trial for slavery offences for allegedly making a vulnerable woman “perform forced labour” in their home in Ireland….

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Double Tragedy For Senate President ,Ahmad Lawan as Yobe North APC senatorial candidate refuses to step down

Attempts by Senate President ,Senator Ahmad Lawan to return to the red chambers of the national assembly in the 2023 general elections has been met with a brick wall following…

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Nigerian Teen Murders Mother And Child In A Failed Rape Attempt

The Adamawa State Police Command on Monday, June 6,2022 apprehended an 18-year-old suspect for the alleged brutal murder of a 36-year-old woman, Talatu Alh. Usman, and her one-year-old child in…

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Edo State Office of INEC Worry Over Low Collection of PVCs by registered voters.

The Edo State Office of the Independent National Electoral Commission has lamented the slow pace of collection of the over thirty thousand Permanent Voter Cards so far brought to the…

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ASUU STRIKE: Edo govt suspends ASUU, SSANU, NASU, ASUP, other unions across state-owned institutions

A …directs immediate resumption of academic activities. Following the protest by students of Ambrose Alli University (AAU), Ekpoma, over the lingering strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU),…

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Tinubu wins APC prisidential primary

Former Lagos State Governor, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, took a major step toward his ambition of becoming Nigeria’s President by winning the All Progressives Congress’ presidential primary at a special convention…

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UPDATED: APC Northern Governors Insist On Southern Presidential Candidate

The northern governors elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) have insisted that they would back a southerner to emerge as the presidential candidate of the ruling…

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Oyetola presents N1.156B Bond Certificates to retirees in Osun.

Governor of Osun State, Adegboyega Oyetola, has presented N1.156 billion in bond certificates to some of the state’s retirees. The Governor also ordered that public school teachers in the state…

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Governor, Ikpeazu orders herders, others to vacate forests

Abia State Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu has ordered herders and settlers residing inside the forests around Umunneochi Local Government Area, to vacate there immediately. It would be recalled that the Prelate…

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Construction of $15.6bn Abidjan-Lagos Highway to Benefit 40m West Africans – Fashola

When completed, the construction of the 1,028-kilometre Abidjan-Lagos highway would benefit at least 40 million West Africans, Nigeria’s Minister of Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola (SAN), said at the…

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Governor Akeredolu burst into tears, cuts trip to APC convention to visit victims in hospital

Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has visited the scene of an attack in the Owo area of the state as well as survivors of the incident which took several…

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Owo Attack: NMA Calls For Blood Donation, Asks Govts To Go Beyond Condemnations

The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) has called for blood donation following the attack on a church in Owo, Ondo State, as it also asked the governments and security agencies to do…

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Nigeria Air To Get Operating License On Monday

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) is expected to present Nigeria Air, the country’s proposed national carrier with Air Transport Licence (ATL) on Monday. The licence will be presented to…

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OWO DEADLY TERRORIST ATTACK: It’s only a ‘clueless, useless’ govt that calls known gunmen unknown- APOSTLE JOHNSON SULEIMAN

The President Omega Fire Ministries International,Apostle Johnson Suleman has reacted to the gruesome murder of worshipers at a church in Ondo state.Gunmen opened fire at worshippers Sunday at the St…

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OWO TERRORISTS ATTACK: GOV AKEREDOLU VOWS TO HUNT DOWN KILLERS OF WORSHIPPERS AT St FRANCIS CATHOLIC CHURCH.

The Government of Ondo State has vowed to hunt down terrorists who attacked worshippers at St Francis Catholic Church, Owa-Iuwa Street, on Sunday. Ondo State Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu in a…

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NIGERIA POLICE FORCE DEMOTES OFFICER SEEN IN VIRAL VIDEO IN PRAISE OF SECRET CULT GROUP HE BELONGS TO

The Nigerian Police Force has demoted an officer, Isaac Matthew, who was seen in viral video singing, dancing and brandishing rifle in praise of cult group

The Nigeria Police Force approved the demotion as punishment of reduction in rank from Corporal to Constable for Isaac Mathew after his Orderly Room Trial.

 

Isaac Matthew, attached to Ebonyi State Police Command, was caught in a viral TikTok video on May 7, 2022, dressed in full Police uniform while singing, dancing and brandishing an AK47 rifle in praise of a secret confraternity.

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Jim Iyke clears air on converting to Islam

Nollywood actor, Jim Iyke has reacted to the report of his conversion to Islam. A report on Wednesday emerged that the actor had embraced the Islamic faith.Some Muslims had in…

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FIBA Replaces Nigeria with Mali at Women’s World Cup

The world governing body for basketball, FIBA, has replaced Nigeria’s female basketball team, the D’Tigress, with Mali for the FIBA Women’s Basketball World Cup 2022 in Belgrade. Nigeria was disqualified…

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Another mass shooting claim lives in Oklahoma Hospital, US

Five dead and multiple people injured in Oklahoma hospital shooting in USA. A gunman armed with a rifle and a handgun killed four people inside a medical building in Tulsa, Oklahoma on…

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US singer Keke Wyatt welcomes her 11th child at 40

American singer, Keke Wyatt, 40, has added another child to her ever-expanding brood. The singer/songwriter took to Instagram on Wednesday night, June 1, to announce the birth of her newborn…

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APC constitutes 18 sub-committees ahead Presidential primary.

The All Progressives Congress has released a list of Sub-Committees chairpersons for its imminent convention where it is expected to elect a 2023 presidential candidate. The list was released on…

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Army distances self from allegations of complicity in the kidnap of prelate

The Nigerian army has denied complicity in Methodist Prelate, Samuel Kanu-Uche’s abduction. The Prelate who addressed a press conference after his church paid N100m to secure his release, had said…

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Suspended Accountant-General released from EFCC custody

The suspended Accountant-General of the Federation, Ahmed Idris, has been released by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission after he was arrested for his alleged involvement in a N174 billion…

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NCC confirms licensing of Elon Musk’s internet service, Starlink in Nigeria

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has reportedly confirmed the licensing of Starlink, Elon Musk’s satellite internet service in Nigeria. Recently, the Tesla CEO announced on Twitter that the approval for…

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DSS arrest alleged mastermind of Anambra lawmaker killing

Operatives of the Department of State Service DSS in Anambra state have arrested a 70-year-old man, Chukwujekwu Onuorah, alleged to be the mastermind of the abduction and beheading of a…

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Nigerian online prayer platform hits 81.4m views, 244m participants in six months

Nigerian online prayer platform, New Season Prophetic Prayers and Declarations led by Pastor Jerry Eze has hit a recorded 81,439,509 views on Facebook, Youtube, Instagram and Mixlr within six months….

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Supreme Court affirms probe of Rotimi Ameachi on alleged N96 billion fraud.

The Supreme Court has dismissed the appeal filed by Minister of Transportation Rotimi Ameachi seeking to stop his probe over an alleged N96 billion fraud. In a lead judgment prepared…

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Court Rules That NBC Can’t Regulate Advertising In Nigeria

The Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has held that the Nigerian Broadcasting Commission (NBC) acted beyond its powers in seeking to regulate the practice of advertising in Nigeria contrary…

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List of APC Governorship Primary Winners

After weeks of political drama and campaigns, the All Progressives Congress held governorship primaries across states in the country. The primaries which had its share of political drama with some…

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BREAKING: Peter Obi Resigns from PDP

Peter Obi a frontline Presidential Aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP has officially resigned from the party. This was contained in a letter addressed to the National Chairman of…

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[VIDEO] Terrorists release new video of abducted Abuja-Kaduna train victims

The terrorists who abducted 62 passengers on a Kaduna-bound train on March 28, 2022, have released yet another video. Six passengers, including a Pakistani, were seen in the footage. The…

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12-year-old pupil allegedly dies from flogging by teacher in Lagos.

A student of Simple Faith Schools, Agbara, Lagos, has vimitted, bled and died after he was allegedly flogged by his teacher for failing to do his home work. Emmanuel Amidu…

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FG may fly prosecution witness abroad for safety reasons

In an effort to protect Nigerians who provide information to security agencies during an investigation and prosecution of offences, the Federal Government has made a provision that allows Nigerians to…

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APC Fixes New Date For Presidential Aspirants Screening.

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has fixed a new date for the screening of its presidential aspirants for the 2023 general elections. This was announced by the National Organising Secretary…

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Ukraine sentences Russian Soldier to life imprisonment for war crime.

A court in Kyiv has sentenced a 21-year-old Russian soldier to life in prison for killing an unarmed Ukrainian civilian, in the first war crimes trial held since Russia’s invasion….

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Biden says US will intervene if China attacks Taiwan

Biden says US would respond ‘militarily’ if China attacked Taiwan, but White House insists there’s no policy change. President Joe Biden said Monday that the United States would intervene militarily…

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NDDC Cancels Unexecuted Contracts Awarded Between 2000 And 2019, Asks For Refund

The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) has cancelled unexecuted projects awarded between 2000 and 2019. Contractors are thus expected to refund the monies for the projects. In a statement issued…

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Progress Emerges Winner Of Nigerian Idol Season 7, 2022 Music Competition With N100 Million Grand Prize

After a keenly contested music competition, Progress has beaten his fellow finalist, Zadok to win the 2022 edition of the Nigerian Idol. In a live event on Sunday, May 22,…

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APC postpones screening for presidential aspirants again

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has announced the postponement of presidential aspirants screening. This is the secod time the APC has postponed the screening of presidential aspirants on its platform….

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FG imposes new tax on telephone calls to fund free healthcare for Vulnerable Group

The Federal Government has introduced a new tax on phone calls to fund free healthcare for the Vulnerable Group in Nigeria. The telecom tax is the equivalent of a minimum of…

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EFCC arrests advert executive over offensive campaign billboard

Operatives of the Enugu Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, have arrested an outdoor advertisement executive over political advertisements that appeared in two billboards bearing the name…

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EFCC Releases Former Reps Speaker, Patricia Etteh, on bail

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has released Patricia Etteh, former speaker of the house of representatives, from its custody. The former speaker was arrested on Tuesday for allegedly…

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Youths Set Houses, Shops Ablaze Over Blasphemy In Bauchi

Irate youths in Warji Local Government Area of Bauchi State have set houses and shops ablaze, injuring people over what they say is a blasphemous message. Spokesperson of the Bauchi…

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One dead as another building collapses in Lagos

A three-storey building located at 4, Alayaki Lane, Lagos Island, collapsed in Lagos on Saturday during heavy rainfall, killing at least one person. According to the Lagos State Emergency Management…

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Abuja-Kaduna train service resumption canceled

The Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) has suspended the resumption of train services on the Abuja-Kaduna route. This comes amidst threats by members, family and friends of the over 50 Nigerians…

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Priest suspended for joining governorship race

The Catholic Diocese of Gboko in Benue State has suspended Reverend Father, Hycainth Alia, for expressing interest in the governorship contest of the state. Alia is among the 12 governorship…

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BREAKING…….Buhari signs 2022 Amended Electoral Act into Law, PDP Forced to Shift Primaries

President Muhammadu Buhari this saturday afternoon May 21, 2022 signed into law the recently amended 2022 electoral act Following the sudden development, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP similarly postponed its…

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Lagos High Court sentence Danish citizen to death by Hanging

A Lagos High Court on Friday sentenced a Dane, Peter Nielsen, to death by hanging for killing his Nigerian wife and daughter. Justice Bolanle Okikiolu-Ighile convicted Nielsen, 54, on two…

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IPOB asks Kumuyi to cancel planned crusade in South East

The group said the current security situation in the region isnt conducive for such religious activity. The proscribed group, Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), has cautioned the General Overseer of…

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Buhari departs for UAE on condolence visit, to meet with new President

President Muhammadu Buhari will today, Thursday, 19th May, 2022, depart Abuja to meet with His Highness heikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the new President of the United Arab Emirates…

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Supreme Court Fixes May 26 To Hear Buhari, Malami’s Suit Against Section 84(12) Of Electoral

The Supreme Court has fixed May 26, 2022, to hear the suit brought before it by President Muhammadu Buhari and the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of…

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FCT Minister shuts down Dei–Dei Int’l market, Abuja over crisis indefinitely.

FCT Minister Mohammad Bello has ordered the indefinite closure of Dei – Dei International Market following a clash between commercial motorcyclists and traders. After inspecting the scene of the incident…

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Five-year-old boy drowns during a swimming lesson organised by his school in Lagos.

A five-year-old boy has drowned during a swimming lesson organised by his school in Ikeja, Lagos. Chidera Eze, a student of the Redeemers Nursery and Primary School, Ogba, Lagos State,…

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Gunmen kill one, burn vehicles in Asaba to enforce sit-at-home

Unknown Gunmen suspected to be members of the proscribed Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB) have killed one person, burnt two trucks, a car and trycycles in the outskirt of Asaba,…

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Accountant General Of The Federation Suspended.

The Accountant General of the Federation Ahmed Idris has been suspended from office without pay. The Accountant General’s suspension is contained in a letter to him by the Minister of…

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Many feared killed, shops burnt as Igbos and Hausas clash in Abuja

Many people have been reportedly killed and shops belonging to Igbo traders were set ablaze during a clash between traders and commercial motorcyclists at Dei Dei market in Abuja. The…

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We killed Terungwa Stephanie to separate her from lover – Suspects

The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Command has said exposure to a corrosive substance allegedly killed the late 26-year-old National Youth Service Corps member, Terungwa Stephanie. Commissioner of Police, Sunday Babaji,…

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AfDB’s President rejects Nigeria’s Presidential Race

President of the African Development Bank, Dr Akinwumi Adesina, has ruled himself out of the 2023 Presidential race in Nigeria.Dr Adesina made his position known in a statement on Tuesday,…

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Gas Explosion Not Bomb In Kano – Police

The police on Tuesday said an explosion that rocked Kano city was triggered by gas cylinder and not a bomb. “It is not a bomb explosion, it is a gas…

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Deborah Samuel: Police Declare Suspects In Viral Video Wanted

The police in Sokoto have declared the men seen in the viral video of the murder of Deborah Samuel wanted for culpable homicide. Public Relations Officer of the Sokoto Command,…

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Many Feared Killed As Explosion Rocks Sabon Gari Area Of Kano

There has been an explosion on Aba Road in the Sabon Gari area of Fagge Local Government in Kano, leaving several people injured with some feared killed. Details of the…

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FG Orders Resumption Of Abuja-Kaduna Train Service

The Abuja-Kaduna train service will resume on May 23, the Federal Government said on Monday. Train services had been suspended on the route after terrorists attacked a train, fatally shot…

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Former EFCC Boss Magu Promoted To AIG Rank

Former acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Ibrahim Magu, has been promoted to the rank of Assistant Inspector General of Police, the Police Service Commission said on…

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Dollar hits N600 at parallel market, forex supply shrinks

The dollar exchanged at N600 on Monday at the parallel market, heightening fears of a further devaluation of the nation’s currency. The rate at the Importers and Exporters Window was,…

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EFCC arrests Accountant-General of the Federation for alleged N80b fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested the Accountant-General of the Federation Ahmed Idris for alleged N80 billion fraud.  Confirming this development, the spokesperson of the antigraft agency,…

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WAEC 2022: SOKOTO AND ZAMFARA STATES HAVE NO CANDIDATES.

The Nigerian office of the West African Examination Council (WAEC), has announced that Sokoto and Zamfara States will not present candidates from public schools for the May/June examination scheduled to…

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Massive Protest Hit Sokoto Over Arrest Of Deborah’s Killer

L Some residents of Sokoto State have embarked on mass protest against the arrest of two people suspected to be involved in the killing of a female student of Shehu…

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EFCC Nabs ‘Yahoo-Yahoo’ Academy Owner, 16 ‘Trainees’ In Abuja

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in Abuja, has nabbed one Afolabi Samad, the founder of a Yahoo Yahoo Academy in Abuja. Afolabi Samuel, according to the Economic and…

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Ngige Withdraws From Presidential Race

The Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige has withdrawn from the race to succeed President Muhammadu Buhari in 2023. He announced his withdrawal from the contest in a…

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Ronaldo, Mane Missing As EPL Unveils Player of The Season Nominees

EA SPORTS on Friday unveiled nominees for the 2021/2022 Premier League Player of the Season award and surprising exclusions were Manchester United’s Cristiano Ronaldo and Liverpool’s forward Sadio Mane. Ronaldo,…

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Nine Ministers Seeking Elective Positions Resigns, After Buhari’s Order

All the remaining nine ministers seeking elective positions in the 2023 elections have tendered their resignations. This was disclosed by the Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, after a…

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UAE’S President Dies At 73

The United Arab Emirates president, Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan has died at the age of 73. Sheikh Khalifa has been battled with stroke since 2014. He’s rarely been…

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Jonathan yet to resign from party – PDP

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has not resigned as a member of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). This is according to the National Publicity Secretary of the main opposition party, Debo…

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Police Arrest Serving Councilor For Supplying Arms To Bandits In Kaduna

Operatives of the Kaduna State Police Command have arrested a serving councillor caught in possession of an AK-47 rifle in the Giwa Local Government Area of the state. The suspect,…

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Buhari Meets With Outgoing Ministers, Thanks Them For Their Services

President Muhammadu Buhari has met with ministers who are seeking elective offices in 2023 and thanked them for their services to the nation. The President said this in a valedictory…

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Cross River State Governor Sacks Traditional Ruler For Attending PDP Meeting

Cross River State Governor, Prof Ben Ayade, has sacked the Muri Munene of the Efut nation and paramount ruler of Calabar South, Itam Hogan Itam. He was said to have…

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Atiku deletes posts condemning killing of Sokoto Christian Girl

Former Vice President and 2023 presidential hopeful, Atiku Abubakar has deleted his posts on his Facebook and Twitter pages about the Christian girl, Deborah Samuel who was killed by a…

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Mother of 4 with human skull arrested in Benin

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ASUU, FG meeting ends in deadlock

The Federal Government and the Nigeria Inter-Religious Council on Thursday failed to convince the striking Academic Staff Union of Universities to call off their industrial action during a meeting called…

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Gumi asks FG to pay ransom for kidnapped Kaduna train victims

Renowned Islamic Scholar, Sheikh Ahmad Gumi has asked the federal government to pay ransom to the terrorists who abducted 62 abducted passengers after attacking an Abuja-Kaduna train. Gumi made the…

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The Central Bank of Nigeria(CBN) Governor, Godwin Emefiele on Thursday visited the State House, Abuja and met behind closed doors with President Muhammadu Buhari. Emefiele who spoke with State House…

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Female student burnt alive in Sokoto for insulting Prophet Muhammad

A female student of the Shehu Shagari College of Education in‪ Sokoto‬ State was on Thursday burnt alive over an alleged comment against Prophet Muhammad (S.A.W). DAILY POST gathered that…

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ASUU strike: Ogun students shutdown Lagos-Abeokuta expressway in protest

Vehicular activities were, yesterday, disrupted on the Lagos-Abeokuta expressway, by Ogun students protesting the three months extension of the strike by members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU. The…

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Minister of State for Education Emeka Nwajiuba Resigns

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Prof Augustine Ubachukwu, Astronomy Research Group Lead, University of Nigeria Nsukka, Enugu State, said that Nigeria and some African countries will witness the first total Lunar eclipse of the year…

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BREAKING: Ex-President Jonathan appointed to board of European Council on Africa and Middle East

Former President Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has been appointed to the international advisory board of the European Corporate Council on Africa and the Middle East (ECAM Council). By this appointment,…

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Ossiomo Power Plant to shut down.

Ossiomo Power Company has reported a forceful shut down of its gas facility by the Nigeria Gas Marketing Company (NGMC), a subsidiary of the Nigerian National Petroleum Company (NNPC). A…

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UPDATE: Appeal Court Sets Aside Electoral Act Judgement On Section 84(12)

The Court of Appeal Abuja Division has set aside the judgment of the Federal High Court in Umuahia which voided the provision of Section 84(12) of the Electoral Act 2022….

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Buhari Orders FEC Members With Political Ambitions To Resign.

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed that all members of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) running for elective offices to submit their letters of resignation on or before Monday the 16th…

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New born baby found dead in a moat in New Benin, Edo State

The lifeless body of a baby was this morning discovered in a moat by residents and business owners at Mission Road, by the popular Oweseni Junction, in Benin City. A security…

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BREAKING: Appeal Court Sets Aside Electoral Act Judgement On Section 84(12)

The Court of Appeal Abuja Division has set aside the judgment of the Federal High Court in Umuahia which voided the provision of Section 84(12) of the Electoral Act 2022….

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Edo INEC recives over 30,000 PVCs of registered voters, Urges electorates to come for collection.

Edo State Office of the Independent National Electoral Commission says it has taken delivery of over thirty thousand permanent voter’s cards who successfully completed their registration. Our correspondent reports that…

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Another Explosion Hits Army Headquarters In Taraba

An explosion has rocked the headquarters of Six Brigade Nigeria Army located in Jalingo, the Taraba State capital. The incident took place late Tuesday night in the backyard of the…

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INEC Rejects Extension Of Deadline For Party Primaries

The Independent National Electoral Commission on Tuesday said it has no intention of extending the timeline for party primaries. INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu made the comment while speaking at…

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Senate To Intervene In ASUU Strike, Faults 2009 Agreement

Senate President Ahmad Lawan on Tuesday said the upper chamber will wade into the ongoing strike action of the Academic Staff Union of Universities. Speaking with officials of the National…

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A passenger with no flying experience safely landed a small plane in Florida Tuesday afternoon, May 10, after his pilot suffered a medical emergency mid-flight. The passenger landed the plane…

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Elon Musk has said he would reverse Twitter’s ban on former President Donald Trump. The soon-to-be owner of Twitter slammed the microblogging platform for suspending Trump permanently. Speaking during a…

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Buhari rejects tenure extension, vows to step-down next year.

President Buhari has rejected calls from an elder statesman, Robert Clarke, to elongate his tenure by six months so he can tackle insecurity and then coordinate a peaceful election. Clarke…

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PDP accuses APC of stealing nation’s fund for election

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has accused the Buhari administration of allowing the “mass looting of public funds to corruptly create a war chest for the APC to intimidate Nigerians…

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Northern Coalition Purchases Presidential Forms For Jonathan

A coalition of Northern groups on Monday arrived at the International Conference Centre in Abuja to purchase the All Progressives Congress’ presidential nomination and expression of interest forms for former…

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Nigeria Customs Withdraws Officers Who Slapped Delta Gov’s Aide From Patrol Duty.

Authorities of the Nigeria Customs Service have reacted to the viral video of one of its officers assaulting Samson Nwachukwu, an aide to the Delta state governor, along the Benin/Agbor…

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2023 PESIDENCY: Senate President Ahmed Lawan Gets Form To Run From Group

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Sri Lanka PM Quits As Violence Kills 3, Injures 150

Sri Lankan Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa resigned on Monday after three people including an MP killed and over 150 wounded as government supporters armed with sticks and clubs attacked protestors….

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Benin Airport Gate Blocked By University Students In Protest Over ASUU Strike.

Students of various institutions In Edo state who started their protest last week to call for an end to the persistent closure of their Universities have continued on Monday blocking…

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BREAKING: Court Refuses Emefiele’s Request To Restrain INEC, AGF Over Presidential Ambition

A Federal High Court in Abuja has refused the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele’s request to restrain the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), and the…

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DELTA IPOB THREAT: Police Ask Residents To Disregard, Assures Of Safety.

The Delta State Police Command has asked residents of Asaba and the state in general to disregard any sit at home order issued by faceless persons and go about their…

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UPDATED: ASUU Extends Strike By 3 Months

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has extended the ongoing warning strike by 3 months, the president of the union, Prof Emmanuel Osodeke said on Monday. In a statement…

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Simon Moses Wins French Cup With Nice

Simon Moses’s Nantes won the French Cup for the first time in 22 years on Saturday, beating Nice 1-0 in the final at the Stade de France. Ludovic Blas drilled…

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Buhari In Abidjan For COP-15 Conference

President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday travelled to Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire to attend a United Nations organised conference on the future of the land, regarding desertification, drought, degradation, rights, restoration, and…

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Bandits Attack Community In Zamfara, Kill Up To 48 people

No fewer than seven persons have been reportedly killed in Faru, a community in Maradun Local Government Area of Zamfara State. This comes barely two days after a deadly attack…

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NERC: We Have Not Approved New Electricity Tariff 

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) says the agency has not approved a hike in electricity tariff.  NERC Chairman Garba Sanusi said this while speaking to journalists in Abuja on…

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BREAKING: WATFORD RELEGATED FROM THE PREMIER LEAGUE

Watford have been relegated from the Premier League after Wilfried Zaha’s first-half penalty secured a deserved victory for Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park. Defeat by Burnley last week had left…

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Police arrest officer for praising cultists in Eboyin

The Police have arrested one of its officer for singing, dancing and brandishing a rifle in praise of a particular confraternity. Police spokesperson Olumuyiwa Adejobi said the officer, Corporal Matthew…

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We have not approved any Telecom Tariff increase – NCC

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has dismissed insinuations of a planned increase in telecoms tariff in the country. The regulatory body called on subscribers not to panic as the commission…

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FG Approves TETFUND’s 2022 Intervention in Universities

The Federal Government has approved the 2022 intervention funds for public tertiary institutions across the country. Executive Secretary, Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund), Sonny Echono disclosed this during a meeting…

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We Didn’t Designate IPOB As Terrorist Organisation – UK

The United Kingdom has clarified that it did not designate the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) as a terrorist organisation. The clarification comes after it emerged that the UK sought…

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Tinubu Endorses Sanwo-Olu, For Second Term

Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has endorsed Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu and his deputy Femi Hamzat for a second term. Mr Tinubu held up both…

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Emefiele debunks running for presidency yet. I Have Not Decided To Run For Presidency, He Says.

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, Godwin Emefiele, has denied running for the presidential office, hours after a group purchased the All Progressives Congress (APC) nomination form for him….

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Osinbajo, Tinubu, Fayemi, others fail to agree on consensus.

Leaders of the All Progressives Congress in the South-West, on Friday night May 6, met with some of the presidential aspirants drawn from the region who have gone ahead to…

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UK to introduce new visa for university graduates to relocate to the country.

The United Kingdom has announced that it will begin issuing a new visa that allows holders of first degrees, masters, and doctorates to travel to the country and work in…

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EFCC investigating source of money used in buying party normination forms – Bawa

 The Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Abdulrasheed Bawa, has said they are investigating the source of money used by aspirants to purchase party nomination forms ahead of the 2023…

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CHELSEA SALE: Billionaire Todd Boehly signs agreement to buy club, see how much.

Chelsea have confirmed that terms have been agreed for the American billionaire, Todd Boehly to complete his £4.25billion takeover of the club. This is coming after Boehly’s consortium was named…

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Ill-fated political career, Oby Ezekwesili to CBN Governor, Resign Now

This is a joke taken too far – Oby Ezekwesili, Rotimi Akeredolu and some others have demanded the immediate resignation of CBN gov after picking up APC N100m presidential nomination…

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Protesters storm APC secretariat, warn against Jonathan’s imposition as candidate

Protesters under the aegis of the Youth Wing of the All Progressives Congress on Thursday stormed the national secretariat of the party in Abuja to register their disapproval over alleged…

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Pastor Tunde Bakare obtains APC presidential form

Serving Overseer of the Citadel Global Community Church, Nigeria, PastorTunde Bakare, has obtained the N100 million presidential Expression of Interest and Nomination forms of the ruling All Progressives Congress. He…

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Buhari Arrives Ebonyi On Two-Day Visit, To Commission 16 Projects

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday arrived Ebonyi State to commission some infrastructure projects. The president who was accompanied by Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi among other top government officials arrived…

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Abia Declares Public Holiday For Voter Registration

The Abia State Government has declared Thursday as a public holiday to enable residents participate in the ongoing voters registration exercise in the state. The one-day holiday is “to enable…

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ASUU Strike: University Students Protest For Second Day In Benin-City

University students took to the streets for the second straight day on Thursday in protest against the strike embarked by the Academic Staff Union of Universities. Tagging themselves ‘The University…

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2023 PESIDENCY: Support groups pick up nomination form for V.P Osinbajo

Nomination and expression of interest forms were on Thursday picked up for Vice President Yemi Osinbajo in Abuja. The forms will enable him contest in the All Progressives Congress’ presidential…

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Policewoman arrested for faking her own kidnap to fund her wedding

A policewoman, Naomi Danlami, has been arrested in Abuja for allegedly staging her own kidnap in order to extort ransom from well-wishers to fund her wedding. It was gathered that…

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The world’s only nonuplets, nine babies born at the same time, celebrates their first birthday.

26-year-old Halima Cissé, from Mali gave birth to five girls and four boys, in Morocco on Tuesday, May 4, 2021. Speaking to BBC, their father Abdelkader Arby, an officer in…

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Ogun man stabs friend over ₦62,000 business deal, see what happened.

A man is in police custody after he stabbed his friend to death following an argument over ₦62,000. Suspect Oluwagbemiga Shogbola, 30, and the deceased Victor Olabiyo were friends but…

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Simon Cowell 62, set to tie the knot with his fiancee Lauren Silverman, 44

Simon Cowell is reportedly set to tie the knot with his fiancee Lauren Silverman next month. The Britain’s Got Talent judge, 62, has set the date for June and their…

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Buhari told me the role he wants me to play after his term – Fayemi

Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi, has claimed that President Muhammadu Buhari had on several occasions told him the role he expects him to play after the expiration of his tenure…

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It’s not the government’s job to address unemployment — Gov. Kayode Fayemi

It is not the job of the Federal Government to address unemployment in the country, Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi, has said. He said this while speaking during a Question and…

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It takes a mad man to govern Nigeria – Gov. Wike

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has said that Nigeria currently needs ”mad man” as President to effect the much-needed change the country needs at the moment. Governor Wike who…

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Pastor sentenced to life imprisonment for raping his friend’s twin daughters

Justice Abiola Soladoye of a Domestic Violence and Sexual Offences Court sitting in Ikeja, Lagos State, on May 4th, 2022 sentenced a pastor, Michael Oliseh, to life imprisonment for defiling…

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Police to fish out owners of dogs having sexual intercourse with ladies

The Nigeria Police Force has vowed to fish out the owners of dogs who pay ladies to have sex with their pets in the country. This was made known by the…

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Afe Babalola University ranked best in Nigeria

The Times Higher Education World University Rankings, respected worldwide by students, teachers, governments and industry experts, is focused on “helping the world universities to achieve excellence.”⁣⁣THEIR looks at performance indicators…

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UPDATE ASUU STRIKE: Undergraduates plan nationwide protest in Nigeria

Nigerian students across the various universities in the nation have started grouping in preparation for a protest in various states in demand for an end to the nationwide strike embarked…

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50 Passengers Rescued After Fire Guts Aircraft Tyres At Port Harcourt Airport

All passengers onboard an aircraft have been rescued after its tyres caught fire after a planned trip out of Rivers State was aborted. The incident which involved an aircraft operated…

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Fire Guts INEC LG Office In Zamfara

Fire has gutted one of the offices of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Zamfara State. The affected facility is the office of the electoral umpire in Kaura Namoda…

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I Support IPOB’s Agitation But Not The Violence – Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, on Monday said he supports the agitation by the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) but not the violence associated with the group. Wike, a…

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2023 ELECTIONS: PDP EDO CENTRAL SENATORIAL ASPIRANT ,DR MIKE ISEGHOHI POLITICAL AMBITION RECEIVES A BOOST.

The quest by the most popular PDP Edo central senatorial Aspirant Dr Mike Iseghohi to clinch the party’s ticket for the 2023 elections has received a major boost following his…

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Siblings seeks to make incest legal having had four children together

 A brother and sister who fell in love and had four children together have continued their call for incest laws to be revoked, so their relationship can be legally recognised. Patrick…

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Married man and lover dies in car sex romp in Lagos

 A married man and his lover who were having intercourse in a Sports Utility Vehicle (SUV) have been found dead at Jakande Estate in Isolo, Lagos.  The neighbors within the estate discovered…

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PASTOR THREATENS TO SUE ARISE NEWS FOR $2M OVER WRONG USE OF PICTURE IN TRENDING VIDEO

A United States based Nigeria Pastor ,Dr Taiwo Adewami, has threatened to take legal action against Arise News for alleged wrong use of his photographs to broadcast a trending video…

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More facts have emerged on the circumstances surrounding the death of a military couple in Imo state ,killed by unknown gunmen. The couple were on their way to their wedding…

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JUST IN! NIGERIA TO PLAY ONE INTERNATIONAL MATCH WITHOUT FANS, PAY CHF 150,000 OVER INVASION OF ABUJA STADIUM

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The Frontline and most sought -after PDP aspirant for Edo Central Senatorial District ,Dr Mike Iseghohi , has congratulated workers Edo state especially Esan Workers for their steadfastness, dedication to…

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GOVERNOR SOLUDO’S MEDIA MANAGER DIES DAYS AFTER APPOINTMENT.

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May Day 2022: Edo Workers to Earn more National Minimum Wage

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APC EDO SOUTH SENATORIAL ASPIRANT, HON VALENTINE ASUEN SET TO RECEIVE A ROUSING WELCOME AT BENIN AIRPORT

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APC ASPIRANT FOR ESAN WEST,ESAN CENTRAL AND IGUEBEN FED.CONST. DCN PATRICK IDIAKE PICKS NOMINATION FORM,PLEDGES TO CHANGE NARRATIVE

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2023:SUPPORT GROUP SET TO WELCOME HON PIUS ALILE AT BENIN AIRPORT TOMORROW

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Femi Gbajabiamila Urges political appointees seeking elective positions to resign

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Senate passes amended terrorism act, criminalizes payment of kidnap ransom

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Court remands Rivers State PDP governorship aspirant, Farah Dagogo in police custody over alleged Conspiracy and cultism.

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Tinuke Davies-Kesington decries women marginalization in politics

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Court remands Rivers State PDP governorship aspirant, Farah Dagogo in police custody over alleged Conspiracy and cultism.

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