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no responses. July 31, 2019 Elizabeth David

Semenya Won’t Defend 800 World Title After Court Setback


Semenya Won’t Defend 800 World Title After Court Setback

Caster Semenya won’t defend her title in the 800 meters at the world championships this fall after a Swiss court overturned a temporary ruling that allowed […]

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NICEF must triple budget to combat Ebola outbreak in DR Congo; complex crisis impacting unprecedented number of children

no responses. July 31, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Ebola Outbreak: UNICEF To Intensify Overall Public Health Response, Launch Measles Vaccinations In DRC


Ebola Outbreak: UNICEF To Intensify Overall Public Health Response, Launch Measles Vaccinations In DRC

UNICEF must triple budget to combat Ebola outbreak in DR Congo; complex crisis impacting unprecedented number of children With an unprecedented number of children affected by […]

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no responses. July 31, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

At Least 28 Killed As Afghan Bus Hits ‘Taliban’ Bomb


At Least 28 Killed As Afghan Bus Hits ‘Taliban’ Bomb

Report says Dozens of passengers, mainly women, and children, were killed in western Afghanistan early Wednesday when the bus they were travelling in hit a roadside […]

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no responses. July 31, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

BBNaija: Big Brother Introduces Two New ‘Pepper Dem’ Housemates


BBNaija: Big Brother Introduces Two New ‘Pepper Dem’ Housemates

Big Brother on Tuesday introduced two new housemates to the bbnaija reality show. The two new housemates are Venita and Elozanam. Venita is an actress from […]

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no responses. July 31, 2019 Elizabeth David

$25,000 Per Goal: Otedola Has Fulfilled His Pledge, Says NFF


$25,000 Per Goal: Otedola Has Fulfilled His Pledge, Says NFF

Nigerian billionaire businessman Mr Femi Otedola has paid the sum of $25,000 to the Super Eagles of Nigeria. The Nigeria Football Federation disclosed this on Tuesday […]

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no responses. July 31, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Suspected Jukun Militias Invade Federal University, Wukari, Kill Lecturer, Two Benue Students


Suspected Jukun Militias Invade Federal University, Wukari, Kill Lecturer, Two Benue Students

The Federal University Wukari, Taraba State, has been temporarily shutdown following the protest that greeted the killing of two students and a lecturer of the institution. […]

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no responses. July 31, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

2023: I Won’t Name My Successor — President Buhari


2023: I Won’t Name My Successor — President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday said he would not name anybody as his successor. Buhari, who was sworn in for a second term on May 29, this […]

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no responses. July 31, 2019 Elizabeth David

Korean Supporters To Sue Ronaldo For Not Playing In Juventus Friendly


Korean Supporters To Sue Ronaldo For Not Playing In Juventus Friendly

The disgruntled fans are seeking compensation for the Portuguese star’s absence in Seoul Cristiano Ronaldo’s failure to get on the field during a recent Juventus friendly […]

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no responses. July 31, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Shin Ok-ju: S Korean Doomsday Cult Leader Jailed For Six Years


Shin Ok-ju: S Korean Doomsday Cult Leader Jailed For Six Years

Report says the leader of a South Korean doomsday cult has been sentenced to six years in jail for holding her followers captive in Fiji and […]

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A non-government organization,Sustainable Initiative for Nurturing Growth, SING Foundation

no responses. July 31, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Foundation To Track State Governments Spending, Contracts


Foundation To Track State Governments Spending, Contracts

A non-government organization,Sustainable Initiative for Nurturing Growth, SING Foundation says it is creating an application to track state government contracts and spending to ensure accountability and […]

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no responses. July 30, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Presidential Tribunal: Buhari To Open Defence Against Atiku On Tuesday


Presidential Tribunal: Buhari To Open Defence Against Atiku On Tuesday

President Muhammadu Buhari will, on Tuesday, open defence against the petition filed by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate in the 2019 Presidential […]

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no responses. July 30, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Questions Over India Teen Rape Victim’s Car Crash


Questions Over India Teen Rape Victim’s Car Crash

Report says a teenager who accused a ruling party lawmaker of rape in 2017 has been seriously injured in a road accident in India’s northern Uttar […]

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no responses. July 30, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Seven Persons Die In Jigawa Auto Crash


Seven Persons Die In Jigawa Auto Crash

Seven persons died while nine others sustained injuries in a head-on collision involving two vehicles in Maigatari local government area of Jigawa State, on Monday. The […]

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no responses. July 30, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

State of the nation: Voices Of Reason Drowning Rapidly, Abdulsalami Warns


State of the nation: Voices Of Reason Drowning Rapidly, Abdulsalami Warns

Former Head of State, General Abdulsalami Abubakar, has sounded the alarm bells over the security challenges in the country saying Nigeria is going through a period […]

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no responses. July 30, 2019 Enuwa Ochai

Gbajabiamila Assures Inclusion Of Doctors’ Skipped Salary In 2020 Budget


Gbajabiamila Assures Inclusion Of Doctors’ Skipped Salary In 2020 Budget

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila has assured that the N23.6bn skipped salary due to doctors would be included in the 2020 budget. […]

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no responses. July 30, 2019 Enuwa Ochai

BREAKING: ‘Issue Fresh Proclamation Letter To Edo Assembly’,Senate Orders Obaseki


BREAKING: ‘Issue Fresh Proclamation Letter To Edo Assembly’,Senate Orders Obaseki

The Senate on Tuesday ordered Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki to issue a fresh proclamation letter on the 7th Edo House of Assembly. The senate also […]

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no responses. July 30, 2019 Elizabeth David

Madrid Pursuit Of Pogba, An Uphill Battle With Man Utd Nearing Deadline


Madrid Pursuit Of Pogba, An Uphill Battle With Man Utd Nearing Deadline

The Frenchman looks increasingly likely to stay put at Old Trafford this summer now that the Spanish giants have left it so late to make their […]

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no responses. July 30, 2019 Enuwa Ochai

NASS Urged To Unbundle FG Constitutional Functions


NASS Urged To Unbundle FG Constitutional Functions

The 9th National Assembly has been urged to ensure that the current exclusive list which stipulates the functions of the Federal Government in the Constitution is […]

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no responses. July 30, 2019 Elizabeth David

Nicolas Pepe To fly In For Arsenal Medical As £72m Move Edges Closer


Nicolas Pepe To fly In For Arsenal Medical As £72m Move Edges Closer

The Gunners will smash their transfer record to bring in the Ivory Coast international forward from Lille Nicolas Pepe will arrive in England today as his […]

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no responses. July 30, 2019 Elizabeth David

CAF Champions League: Ganduje Directs Pillars to Camp In Kaduna


CAF Champions League: Ganduje Directs Pillars to Camp In Kaduna

Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has directed Kano Pillars FC players to remain in Kaduna for a closed camping ahead of their first encounter with […]

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