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[VIDEO] Wale Turner – Awa Noni

Wale Turner’s AWA NONI Gets A Befitting Video Shot By Avalon Okpe If Wale turner’s latest audio single, “Awa noni”, doesn’t get you then the visuals should give you a stare. As Wale Turner drizzled over the simple yet luxurious beat Tefa produces with lyrics poised in supremacy and rich …

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[Music] Skales ft. Tiwa Savage – Pressure

Baseline singer, Skales finally gets a 3rd album to his discography titled “Mr. Love”. The album is one which is a fusion of various genres of music housing over 19 tracks with collaborations all over the continent. The album houses features from Phyno, Tiwa Savage, Cassper Nyovest, Harmonize, Vanessa Mdee …

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Atiku: I’ll defeat Boko Haram if I’m elected president

Former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar has promised to end the Boko Harman insurgency if elected president. Speaking in Maiduguri, Borno state capital on Tuesday, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential aspirant said he has what it takes to defeat Boko Haram. He criticised the manner in which the current administration has …

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Two policemen shot dead in Kaduna

Two police officers lost their lives in the Birnin Gwari area of Kaduna state on Monday night. Mukhtar Aliyu, spokesman of the state police command, who confirmed this in a statement, said the deceased officers were on a special operation against bandits. While morning their colleagues, policemen fired live bullets indiscriminately and …

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SGF: All public office holders must submit credentials

Boss Mustapha, the secretary to the government of the federation, says all public office holders must submit their credentials for screening in the ongoing nation-wide verification of personnel records. Speaking on Tuesday after his own screening, Mustapha said the directive is part of the implementation of the 2017-2020 Federal Civil …

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‘I can’t join failed APC leaders in Ebonyi’ — Umahi denies dumping PDP

David Umahi, governor of Ebonyi state has denied decamping from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the All Progressives Congress (APC). Umahi added that “even if there is a need” for him to leave the PDP, he can never leave for the “kind of APC in Ebonyi state”. Umahi said …

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Women, children flee as ‘bandits’ hit Zamfara again

Suspected bandits raided Malikawa, a village in Gidan Goga district of Maradun local government area of Zamfara state around midday on Tuesday, forcing women and children to run for cover. The attackers reportedly fired sporadic shots, causing tension in the community. The incident happened two months after 30 people were …

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Court serves Dasuki’s release warrant on DSS, AGF

The federal high court in Abuja has served a warrant of release of Sambo Dasuki on the director-general of the Department of State Services (DSS) and the attorney-general of the federation and minister of justice. A federal high court had on July 2 granted Dasuki conditional bails which he perfected …

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Buhari appoints Banire as AMCON Chairman

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Muiz Banire, a senior advocate of Nigeria (SAN), as chairman of the governing board of the Assets Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON). Banire is the former legal adviser of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). His appointment is subject to the confirmation by the senate. …

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AGF, EFCC, boycott reps’ sitting on probe of recovered loot

None of the government ministries, departments and agencies (MDAs) attended the house of representatives public hearing on the status of recovered public funds and assets from 1999 till 2016. Among the invited parties to the hearing which held on Tuesday were Abubakar Malami, attorney-general of the federation (AGF), Central Bank …

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‘Not all lawmakers are corrupt’ — APC rep demands apolo

Abubakar Adamu, an All Progressives Congress (APC) member in the house of representatives, has faulted the perception that all lawmakers are corrupt. He said contrary to this belief, he has never collected bribe as a public official. He took a swipe at President Muhammadu Buhari for accusing the national assembly …

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Report yourself to ICC, PDP tells Buhari

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to use his attendance at the 20th anniversary of the adoption of the International Criminal Court (ICC), Rome statute, to report his administration to the court. The PDP alleged that the administration had a lot of questions to answer over …

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Enelamah: FG’s auto policy has revived 29 assembly plants

Okechukwu Enelamah, minister of industry, trade and investment, says 24 car assembly plants have been revived across the country as a result of the federal automobile policy. In a statement released on Tuesday by Bisi Daniels, strategy and communications adviser to the minister, he said the plants have a combined …

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Protesting workers shut ExxonMobil headquarters

The Lagos headquarters of ExxonMobil has been shut down by the company’s workers over the sacking of 860 spy police without entitlement. NAN reports that the workers alleged that the workers were sacked after being with the company for 22 years without regard for the rule of law. Rasak Obe, …

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Afreximbank director: Why Nigeria should participate in intra-Africa trade fair

Kanayo Awani, managing director of Intra-African Trade Initiative at the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank), says Nigeria stands a lot to gain by participating at a trade fair scheduled to take place in Egypt in December. Speaking with journalists in Abuja on Monday, Awani said the trade fair would be an avenue …

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