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Toke Makinwa says she can’t wait to fall in love again even after what life has “thrown” at her

Toke Makinwa took to Instagram to reveal that she’s still a “hopeless romantic” even after all life has thrown at her. She said that she can’t wait to fall “hopelessly and madly in love” again. She added: “I love love, hopefully it loves me back someday.”

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Manchester United is ‘very close’ to agreeing on a new deal to keep Odion Ighalo at Old Trafford – Ighalo’s agent says

Manchester United is edging closer to agree on a new deal to keep Odion Ighalo at Old Trafford after it was revealed the Chinese Super League’s foreign players are to be banned from returning until October, meaning he can’t leave anytime soon with his loan deal set to expire this …

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UK’s Flairjet to pay N1m for violating Nigeria’s aviation regulation

United Kingdom-based airline ‘Flairjet’ has been fined N1m by the federal government, for violating Nigeria’s civil aviation regulations by operating during the total lockdown.  Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika who made the announcement also revealed that the airline has been reported to UK’s CAA, MFA and the UK High Commission..  He tweeted;  …

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Two military men among new Coronavirus cases in Bayelsa

Two military officials are said to be among the 3 new confirmed cases of Coronavirus in Bayelsa state, which was announced by the Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) on Sunday May 24.  Dr Inodu Apoku, the deputy chairman of the state’s COVID-19 Task Force and permanent secretary in the ministry of …

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Six female prisoners murdered by inmates in Honduras

Six women were murdered and two more were injured by alleged gang members at a women’s prison near the Honduran capital Tegucigalpa, the National Penitentiary Institute said on Sunday. The Killers broke through gates and the roof of a building at the women’s prison in Tamara. When they gained entrance …

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Ex-DG of Imo Broadcasting Corporation, Sir TC Okere allegedly stabs wife of 50 years to death

The former Director-General of Imo Broadcasting Corporation, Sir TC Okere is on the run after allegedly stabbing his wife of 50 years to death on Monday morning. The tragic incident reportedly happened in Imerenwe in Ngor-Okpala council area of Imo State. The murdered wife was a retiree of the Imo …

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Federal government’s circular warning officials against leaking documents to the press gets leaked…lol

The Head of Service of the Federation, HoS, Dr. Folasade Yemi-Esan, has written to top officials in the civil service, warning against leaking official documents, just as the circular conveying the warning was also leaked to the media. In the circular, numbered HCSF/109/S.1/120 and dated May 22, 2020, the Federal government stated …

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France elects first transgender mayor

Marie Cau has made history as the first trans person to be elected as Mayor in France.  The business manager with a background in agricultural and sustainability was unanimously voted in as mayor by the council of Tilloy-lez-Marchiennes, in northeastern France on Saturday May 23.  Commenting on winning the election, Ms …

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WHO suspends chloroquine trial as possible cure for Coronavirus

The World Health Organization (WHO) on Monday May 25, announced that it has suspended the use of hydroxychloroquine in solidarity trial for the treatment of COVID-19.  The drug trial was suspended on grounds of safety concern following a report published by Lancet, which revealed that more people are dying from the use …

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POP: Corps members to collect certificates at LGAs

Qualified Batch “B” Stream 1 corps members who will be passing out on Thursday May 28, have been directed to collect their National Service certificates at the Local Government level. In a statement released on Monday May 25, corps members were told that NYSC Officers have been mobilised for the distribution and shall …

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United States demands fresh probe of African Development Bank’s president, Akinwunmi Adesina

The United States Department of Treasury has requested an independent investigation into allegations leveled against the President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Akinwumi Adesina. Some staff of the AfDB had accused Adesina of 20 breaches of the bank’s code of conduct, including “unethical conduct, private gain, an impediment to efficiency, …

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Confirmed Coronavirus cases in Nigeria hit 8068 after 229 people tested positive in 24 hours

Confirmed Coronavirus cases in Nigeria has now hit 8068 after 229 people tested positive on Monday, May 25, 2020.  According to the Nigeria Center for Disease Control NCDC, 90 cases were recorded in Lagos, 27 in Katsina, 26 in Imo, 23 in Kano, 14 in FCT,  12 in Plateau, 9 …

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Zambia’s Information Minister tests positive for Coronavirus

Zambia’s Information and Broadcasting Minister Dora Siliya on Saturday May 23, announced that she has tested positive for Coronavirus. Siliya went into self-isolation after revealing that she is asymptomatic (has not shown any symptom) and does not feel ill.  Siliya who confirmed this in a short video she shared on Twitter, said …

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Super Eagles striker Victor Osimhen loses his father

Super Eagles striker, Victor Osimhen, who plays for French Ligue 1 club Lille, has lost his father, Patrick Osimhen, to the cold hands of death. The 21-year-old superstar confirmed his father’s death in a Twitter post he shared on Sunday morning, May 24. He wrote: ‘RIP DAD. no word to …

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9 Coronavirus patients discharged in Oyo state

The Oyo state government has announced that 9 Coronavirus patients have been discharged in the state after recovering from the disease.  Governor Seyi Makinde who made the announcement via Twitter, said the patients were discharged after receiving their second medical test which came back negative. This brings the total number …

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