Rivers United of Nigeria survived playing with 10 men for much of the second half to draw 0-0 at Rayon Sports of Rwanda Saturday and reach the CAF Confederation Cup group phase.
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Two armed men operating on a motorcycle on Saturday shot dead a police inspector in Ogidi, near Onitsha in Anambra, police authorities have confirmed. The Divisional Police Officer (DPO), Ogidi Police Station, Mr Hassan Musa, who confirmed the incident, told the Nigerian Pilot that the hoodlums collected the AK47 riffle the deceased was carrying. He […]
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The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai said the lessons he learnt from the Bangladesh National Defence while on course had been very useful in the counter insurgency operations in the North-East. Buratai made this known in Lagos, on Saturday when he received the Bangladesh Army Chief of Staff, Gen. Abu Shafiul Huq. According […]
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World number seven, Rafael Nadal, overcame Belgium’s David Goffin in straight sets to reach the final of the Monte Carlo Masters. Nadal fought back from a break down in the first set and went on to win 6-4 in controversial circumstances. The chair umpire, Cedric Mourier, examined the wrong mark and incorrectly called a long […]
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The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said government would continue to support all efforts aimed at preserving the cultural heritage of the nation. He stated in his congratulatory message at the closing ceremony of the African Drums Festival held in Abeokuta that no fewer than 56 troupes from 18 states of […]
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President Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with the family of Chief Onuora Nzekwu, the pioneer General Manager of the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), and author of “Eze goes to School’’. The President’s condolence message is posted on his twitter handle, @MBuhari, in Abuja on Saturday. President Buhari said that the deceased’s literary works had contributed […]
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With the GTBank Food and Drink Fair less than nine days away, the city of Lagos is abuzz with expectations for the biggest gastronomic event in Africa.
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The mighty queen player of Lawn Tennis, and the 23-time Grand Slam winner, Serena Williams, who announced her 20 weeks pregnancy in the internet on Friday, has joined the league of 'maternity' today.
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Two armed men operating on a motorcycle on Saturday shot dead a police inspector in Ogidi, near Onitsha in Anambra, police authorities have confirmed.
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The administrator of Okehi local government area of Kogi State, Abdulraheem Ohiare, on Saturday escaped assassination as gunmen attacked his residence in Nagazi. But two people said to be his close associates were not as [...]
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