The Police in Borno on Wednesday confirmed the killing of three suspected female suicide bombers after a failed attack near Maiduguri. Mr Victor Isuku, the spokesman for the command made the confirmation in a statement in Maiduguri. “Today at about 17.55hours, three female suicide bombers, suspected to have been conveyed by motorcycle and dropped at..."
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In Okene Local Government in Kogi State, a Masquerade has killed three people and some numbers that have not yet been recorded. Our correspondent gathered that the incident took place at Idare district on Wednesday. An eyewitness said the masquerade and his followers were gunned down by two men on motorcycles during the “Eche-Anee,” an annual..."
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Singer, Chinedu Okoli aka ‘Flavour’ pictured taking a stroll in his estate with his daughters, Sophia and Gabriella.
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Actor Femi Branch is set to marry for the 3rd time, just a year after separating from his second wife Ibitola Branch. Before Ibitoye, who has two kids for the actor, he was married to another woman for just a few months. According to a source close to the actor who spoke exclusive with a..."
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This is the face of the Manchester Arena bomber, Salman Abedi, who detonated the bomb that killed 22 people and injured about 119 other. The 22-year-old is a British-born man of Libyan descent and had only just returned from war-torn Libya days before launching his horrific attack. His neighbours say that prior to the attack,..."
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Acting President Yemi Osinbajo who was formally a pastor at the Redeemed Christian Church Of God( RCCG) before he became vice president, has urged Nigerians to work as hard as they prayed for the nation to be where it ought to be. “No matter how long we pray and fast our nation won’t grow until..."
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According to a source close to the newly married couple, Juliet Musa is pregnant! Footballer Ahmed Musa dumped his wife to marry his side chick, Juliet!
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THE Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) is set to hold high level talks with the European Union Air Safety Committee (ASC) of the European Commission (EC) this week to resolve all discrepancies that will lead to lifting of the ban on Medview Airlines. This is just as the regulatory body has announced plan to conduct..."
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Prof. Femi Ajayi, President, Nigeria Private University Debate (NIPUD), has called on the Federal Government to involve Nigerian youths in the policy making process for the development of the country. Ajayi made the call in Nasarawa at the 5th edition of the debate, organised by NIPUD. The debate has its theme as ” The United..."
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Actor Prince James Uche who died on March 8th, will be buried on June 9th at his hometown in Item, Bende Local government area of Abia state. According to Nollywood Producer, Emeka Torino Ojukwu who is a member of his burial planning committee, a service of songs will be held on June 8th and a..."
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The need to shape up and re engineer civil service, public services and informal sector with motivation and innovations has become imperative according to the Speaker, State of Osun House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Najeem Salaam. In a statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Goke Butika, Speaker Salaam asserted that it is high..."
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Sule Lamido, former governor of Jigawa state has been arrested in Kano today April 30, by the police. According to NAN, Lamido was arrested for allegedly inciting his supporters to stop the conduct of state’s upcoming local council polls. His arrest is reportedly linked to a program aired on one of the Kano local radio stations. Lamido was..."
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Urges Osun Citizens to troop out for registration The Osun State Chairman of the Hope Democratic Party, Mr. Wole Adedoyin has commended the Osun State Branch of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, for the remarkable improvement in the ongoing voters registration exercise in the state, which has gathered meritorious commendations from Osun State Citizens and..."
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Government of the State of Osun has announced plans to run an inquest on the death of late Senator Isiaka Adetunji Adeleke, whose sudden death has raised diverse reactions from different quarters. In a statement provided by the State, “In the light of the controversy, the State Government of Osun, using the instrumentality of the law, is setting up..."
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The economic recession which experts say Nigeria is climbing out of has been described as a wake-up call to rearrange recurrent expenditure and focus more on capital spending. This was the position of the Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode at the 2017 Biennial Convention of the Nigerian Guild of Editors (NGE) that was held..."
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Sometime ago, when the Osun State governor, Rauf Aregbesola said his state had devised strategies to tackle agricultural needs of his state and also provide jobs, it sounded like a political statement. But his willpower to create wealth and generate revenue for government, through agriculture is yielding fruit.One factor that has assisted the state in..."
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Even as we the people of Nigeria continue to pray for courage to ask the president’s men about the nature and extent of the reported presidential ailments we are told the president “has been recuperating from”, it is time to ask some questions. Suddenly, we need to examine why we actually need more prayer warriors..."
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God Almighty bless my soul How many chicken did I stole? Ten last night, ten the night before, And I’m going out tonight to steal some more! (This is from a post-grammar reggae tune) Thousands of miles of yellow police tape surround the boundaries of Nigeria from the Atlantic Ocean side to the Benin Republic..."
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Dr Ogbonnaya Onu, the Minister of Science and Technology, has said the Buhari administration was putting measures in place towards moving the economy to prosperity. Speaking to journalists in New York, Onu said “Our economy, since independence, has relied on commodities; our economy has been resource-based and the problem with that is that we have..."
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The Osun State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has described as unfounded and baseless, the allegation by one Dr. Aderemi Suleiman Ajala on behalf of the Deputy Speaker, House of Representatives, Hon. Lasun Yusuf on the threat to his life, saying the “false alarm” was a product of a very sick-minded person. In..."
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