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no responses. May 31, 2019 Elizabeth David

‘I Was So Naive’: Cheryl Reflects On Fame


‘I Was So Naive’: Cheryl Reflects On Fame

“Dairy Milk or Galaxy?” asks Cheryl, lounging in a tan leather chair on the 10th floor of her record company’s London offices. We’re supposed to be […]

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no responses. May 31, 2019 Elizabeth David

Chicago Police Release Batch Of Jussie Smollett Case Documents


Chicago Police Release Batch Of Jussie Smollett Case Documents

One week after an Illinois judge ordered “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett’s criminal case file to be unsealed, the Chicago Police Department has released the documents. The file includes more than 460 pages […]

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no responses. May 31, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Kenyan President Asks Muslims To Help Fight Extremism


Kenyan President Asks Muslims To Help Fight Extremism

Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta has used an historic visit to a mosque to call on Muslims to help in the fight against extremism, his office says. Mr […]

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no responses. May 31, 2019 Elizabeth David

Naira Marley Granted Bail For N2m, Two Sureties


Naira Marley Granted Bail For N2m, Two Sureties

Up and coming musician, Azeez Fashola, popularly called Naira Marley has been granted bail at the federal high court Lagos. Justice Nicholas Onweibo imposed on the […]

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no responses. May 31, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Senate Approves N129bn Subsidy Payment For 67 Oil Marketers


Senate Approves N129bn Subsidy Payment For 67 Oil Marketers

The Senate has approved N129 billion as final subsidy arrears claim to 67 oil marketing companies. This approval brought the total of all three approvals given […]

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no responses. May 31, 2019 Elizabeth David

Adekunle Gold’s Father Laid To Rest In Lagos


Adekunle Gold’s Father Laid To Rest In Lagos

Adekunle Golds father was laid to rest in Lagos in the presence of his family members. In a video which has now gone viral, Adekunle Gold […]

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no responses. May 31, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

UN Appoints New Special Envoy To Somalia


UN Appoints New Special Envoy To Somalia

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres has appointed a US diplomat, James Swan, as the new special envoy to Somalia to replace Nicholas Haysom, who was expelled […]

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no responses. May 31, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Burundi Threatens UN Ties


Burundi Threatens UN Ties

Burundi has threatened to break off relations with the UN envoy to the country, AFP news agency reports quoting UN diplomats. A Security Council meeting on […]

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no responses. May 30, 2019 Elizabeth David

Emir Sanusi Shuns Gov Ganduje’s Swearing-In Ceremony


Emir Sanusi Shuns Gov Ganduje’s Swearing-In Ceremony

The Emir of Kano, his Highness Mohammadu Sanusi II has failed to show up at the inauguration ceremony of the governor despite a formal invitation. Recalls that the […]

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no responses. May 30, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Obasanjo, NACCIMA DG, 391 Others Escape Crash Aboard Ethiopian Airlines


Obasanjo, NACCIMA DG, 391 Others Escape Crash Aboard Ethiopian Airlines

Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo and 393 others aboard an Ethiopian Airlines plane, escaped crash on Wednesday at Murtala Mohammed International Airport. Obasanjo who was reported to […]

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no responses. May 30, 2019 Elizabeth David

Nigerian Democracy Has Given Birth To Endless Frustration, Says I go Dye


Nigerian Democracy Has Given Birth To Endless Frustration, Says I go Dye

As President Muhammadu Buhari began his second term in office, on Wednesday, May 29, popular comedian, I Go Dye has taken a swipe at the political […]

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no responses. May 30, 2019 Elizabeth David

Disney Could Pull Productions From Georgia Over Abortion Law


Disney Could Pull Productions From Georgia Over Abortion Law

Bob Iger, the CEO of Disney says Georgia’s controversial new anti-abortion law would make it “difficult” for the company to keep filming there. Blockbusters like Black […]

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no responses. May 30, 2019 Elizabeth David

Jeopardy’ Host Alex Trebek Gives ‘Mind-Boggling’ Cancer Update


Jeopardy’ Host Alex Trebek Gives ‘Mind-Boggling’ Cancer Update

“Jeopardy!” host Alex Trebek is cautiously optimistic after learning his stage 4 pancreatic cancer is in near-remission and responding well to chemotherapy treatment. Trebek announced his diagnosis in a video […]

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no responses. May 30, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

7 Dead, 19 Missing After Tourist Boat Sinks in Hungary


7 Dead, 19 Missing After Tourist Boat Sinks in Hungary

At least seven South Korean tourists have died and another 19 are missing after a tour boat sank on the Danube River in Budapest, according to the South […]

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no responses. May 30, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Thanks For Not Taking Advantage Of Power Vacuum, Osinbajo Tells Saraki


Thanks For Not Taking Advantage Of Power Vacuum, Osinbajo Tells Saraki

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday jocularly thanked Senate President Bukola Saraki for not taking advantage of the vacuum in power before the presidential inauguration.  Osinbajo […]

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no responses. May 30, 2019 Elizabeth David

Belinda Effah Challenges Nigerians Who Say There Is No Work In The Country


Belinda Effah Challenges Nigerians Who Say There Is No Work In The Country

Popular Nigerian actress, Belinda Effah, has called on Nigerians to stop claiming that there is no job in Nigeria. The actress in a post on social media […]

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Minister of Transportation RT Hon. Rotimi Amaechi

no responses. May 30, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

NIMASA: Addressing Maritime Insecurity Is Focus Of HLSI Partnership- Amechi


NIMASA: Addressing Maritime Insecurity Is Focus Of HLSI Partnership- Amechi

The Minister of Transportation Rt. Hon. Rotimi Amaechi has emphasized that the motivation behind the Ministry of Transport/Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA)/HLSI partnership was […]

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On Tuesday @MoetiTshidi and @CaroleLanteri signed a grant agreement respectively on behalf of @WHO and @GovMonaco to step up the fight against #malaria in the Sahel, where more than 374 million people are at risk of contracting the disease.

no responses. May 30, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

WHO, Principality Of Monaco Forge New Ties To End Malaria In Africa’s Sahel Region


WHO, Principality Of Monaco Forge New Ties To End Malaria In Africa’s Sahel Region

With 93% of all malaria deaths worldwide occurring in the African region, the Principality of Monaco and the World Health Organization (WHO) Regional Office for Africa […]

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Senior Special Assistant to the President on Sustainable Development Goals (SSAP-SDGs), Princess Adejoke Adefulire

no responses. May 30, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Presidential Aide Urges Parents To Take Advantage Of School Feeding Programme


Presidential Aide Urges Parents To Take Advantage Of School Feeding Programme

The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Sustainable Development Goals (SSAP-SDGs), Princess Adejoke Adefulire has expressed optimism that Nigeria is on track to achieving the […]

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no responses. May 29, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Fenerbahce’s Moses Excited To End Season With A Win


Fenerbahce’s Moses Excited To End Season With A Win

Victor Moses is delighted to have helped Turkish Super Lig side Fenerbahce end the season with a 3-1 victory over Antalyaspor on Sunday. Goals from Moses, […]

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