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”Presidency’s resort to lies and attacks against Atiku is a sign of defeat” – PDP

Read the press statement from PDP below The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has noted several comments and personal attacks by the Minister of Information and National Orientation, Alhaji Lai Mohammed as well as other officials of the Buhari Presidency, who have been making deliberate efforts impugn on the character of …

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Photo: Woman ‘steals her boss’ five-month-old baby in Lagos

The police in Lagos state have arrested a 22-year-old married woman, Sulyiat Badmus, for stealing her boss, Shukurat Opeoluwadu’s five-month-old baby in the Odoguyan area of Ikorodu in the state on September 27th. Parading the suspect before newsmen in the state command’s headquarters today, the commissioner of police, Edgal Imohimi, …

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Oshiomhole replies INEC, says Zamfara APC will field candidates in 2019

The national chairman of the All Progressives Congress National, Adams Oshiomhole has disputed INEC’s claim that the Zamfara chapter of the party failed to meet the deadline for conduct of party primaries. INEC had in a letter released today, Wednesday October 10th, barred the party in the state from fielding …

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Scientists warn that the earth could diminish by 2030 due to rising climate change

The world’s leading climate scientists have warned in  a new report that there is only 12 years for global warming to be kept to a maximum of 1.5C, beyond which even half a degree will significantly worsen the risks of drought, floods, extreme heat and poverty for hundreds of millions …

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UK appoints Minister for Suicide Prevention and pledges £1.8 million to The Samaritans

UK Prime Minister, Theresa May has appointed the first ever Suicide Minister dedicated to reducing suicide across the country. The PM promoted junior health minister Jackie Doyle-Price and pledged £1.8million to fund The Samaritans helpline for four years. Mrs May said her appointee would lead a taskforce, introduce suicide prevention …

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Photo: EFCC arraigns man for $149, 950 oil fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Lagos Zonal office, today Tuesday, October 9th, arraigned one Barnabas Johnson Akojie alongside his companies, Hanston Oil & Gas Limited and Bahanston Oil & Gas Limited, before Justice Olusola Williams of the Special Offences Court sitting in Ikeja, Lagos on an eight-count charge bordering on …

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INEC bars Atiku, Buhari, other aspirants from campaigning till Nov. 18

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has prohibited  public campaigning by presidential candidates until November 18. This is in line with the timelines given by the agency and the provisions of the Electoral Act, INEC Chairman Prof. Mahmood Yakubu said.   Yakubu reminded political parties and candidates that the end of …

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No part of Nigeria will be ignored under my watch – President Buhari

President Buhari today in Abuja said no part of Nigeria will be ignored under his watch. He gave the assurance when he received a delegation of Ugep Kingdom, Cross River State, led by His Royal Highness, Obol Ofem Ubana, Obol Lopon of Ugep, a retired Army officer.   The President …

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Genevieve Nnaji joins United Talent Agency with the likes of Kevin Hart

Genevieve Nnaji has signed with United Talent Agency (UTA) for representation in film, TV, and production. This comes after Nnaji’s directorial debut film, “Lionheart”, was bought by Netflix, making it the first original feature from Nigeria to debut on the streaming service. The Nollywood actress joins stars like Kevin Hart, Angelina Jolie, …

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Longest serving principal in Nigeria dies at 87

Reverend Father Angus Frase, who was the longest serving teacher and missionary in Nigeria, is dead. He was aged 87. Frase died after a brief illness at Princess Royal Hospital,  arnborough, United Kingdom, where he was receiving treatment. In a statement released by Fr. Jude Ortese, Chancellor of the Catholic …

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Nigerian woman commits suicide over closure of her shop in Ghana

A Nigerian woman, Stella Ogonna Okpaleke, has committed suicide after her shop was locked up by the authorities of the market where she sold her goods in Ghana.   Recall that last month the shops of some Nigerians were locked up by Ghanaian authorities over their inability to meet strict trading …

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”Adams Oshiomhole has ignited civil war in APC” – Saraki says

Senate President has accused the National chairman of the ruling party APC, Adams Oshiomole, of igniting a civil war in the party by his actions.   In a statement released today, Saraki said Oshiomole and the spokesperson of the party, Yekini Nabena, have thrown the party into a state of …

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Ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo reportedly plans to endorse Atiku Abubakar

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo is reportedly planning to throw his weight behind the presidential aspiration of his former deputy, Atiku Abubakar.   Both politicians have over the years had a rough relationship. Obasanjo has in many instances, expressed his displeasure at his former deputy and at different occasions, vowed to …

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”Facebook set to work with the Federal Government to combat fake news” – Lai Mohammed

The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has said the National Campaign Against Fake News has received a boost from the Social Networking Platform, Facebook, which plans to partner with the Federal Government to check the menace.   The Minister announced the planned cooperation in Abuja today, Tuesday October …

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Nigerian man tells transgender, Miss Sahhara what is making him hungry

So many thirsty men on Miss Sahhara’s page…

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