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Popular Blogger Linda Ikeji Is Pregnant

Congratulations are inorder for Linda Ikeji, a Lagos-based popular blogger whose pregnancy was announced by her younger sister Laura Ikeji on social media on Sunday. Laura wrote on instagram: Did you guys read the title of this post? Should I write it again? Oh God, I can’t breath…lol. So let …

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Civilians foil suicide bomb attack in Yobe mosque

What would have otherwise been a devastating suicide bomb attack on a mosque in Gashua village in Gujba Local Government Area of Yobe state has been successfully foiled today by vigilant members of the community.  A female Boko Haram suicide bomber had infiltrated the mosque, while members were about to …

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APC, FG Commence Total Clampdown on Opposition

The National Working Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), after due consideration of the state of the nation, particularly the clampdown on opposition and dissenting voices, states as follows; The PDP alerts all Nigerians that the All Progressives Congress (APC) and its Federal Government have commenced a vicious and …

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US, China agree to abandon trade war: Beijing

Washington and Beijing have agreed to abandon any trade war and back off from imposing tariffs on each other, Chinese state media reported Sunday. The announcement came after high-level talks in the US capital and followed months of tensions over what President Donald Trump has blasted as an unfair commercial …

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African nations vow to recover stolen assets

Former British prime minister David Cameron two years ago was caught talking about an anti-corruption summit and calling Nigeria “fantastically corrupt”. But meanwhile his country ranks among the top destinations for stolen assets from African countries. Nigeria and ex-British colonies in Africa hope to change that by working together to …

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Policemen drag gun with civil defence officer (video)

Nigerian Police officers dragged gun with an officer of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps at an undisclosed location in Lagos state. Nigerians took to social media to react to the viral video and describing the act as embarrassing and  disappointing.  This is coming less than seven days their …

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Fayose planning attack on Segun Oni’s supporters, says Fayemi

The Kayode Fayemi Campaign Office said it has uncovered a clandestine plan by Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State and the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) to carry out coordinated attacks on supporters and associates of former Governor Segun Oni, using thugs who would pretend to be working for Dr. Kayode …

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We are not looking for blogger behind IGP video

The attention of Kano State Police Command is drawn to trending headlines in some national dailies and online Media that the ’’ Police Launched prove, threaten bloggers arrest’’ over IGP’s trending video. The Command hereby debunks the news as false in its entirety and an act by mischief makers. No …

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American University of Nigeria honours best graduating students

An Accounting graduate at the American University of Nigeria, Yola, Benedict Egwuchukwu, was Friday named the best graduating student of the university. An indigene of Imo State, Mr Egwuchukwu scored a 3.90 Cumulative Grade Point Average (on a 4.0 scale) to bag the Award for Academic Excellence at the awards …

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Russia Unveils World’s First Floating Nuclear Power Station

Russia on Saturday unveiled the world’s first floating nuclear power station at a ceremony in the port of the far northern city of Murmansk where it will be loaded with nuclear fuel before heading to eastern Siberia. Built in Saint Petersburg, the Akademik Lomonosov arrived in Murmansk on Thursday where it was …

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Police Chief’s trending video: Journalist goes into hiding

A Liberty Television journalist, Aminu Nurudeen, suspected to have posted the viral video showing the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, struggling to read a speech at a public event in Kano, has gone into hiding, Saturday PUNCH has learnt. Impeccable sources told  Saturday PUNCH that the Kano State Police …

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Leah Sharibu must not die, CAN warns FG

The Christian Association of Nigeria has warned that there may be religious war in Nigeria should Leah Sharibu, the Dapchi Christian girl still being held by Boko Haram, die in captivity. The Special Assistant (Media and Communications) to CAN President, Adebayo Oladeji, on Friday in an exclusive interview with Saturday …

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Herdsmen attack Adamawa village, kill 5

Gunmen suspected to be Fulani herdsmen attacked Waduku village in Lamurde Local Government Area of Adamawa State on Thursday night, killing five persons and destroying properties belonging to residents in the village. The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Mr Othman Abubaka in the state has confirmed the latest …

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SARS operative apprehended for extortion in Lagos

On 16th May, 2018, the Public Complaint Rapid Response Unit (PCRRU) received a complaint from a citizen via Twitter [@ife_luv12] that a Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) Operative forced her to make a bank transfer of Five Thousand Naira (N5,000) to the said SARS operative’s bank account following an arrest for …

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Saudis detain women’s advocates ahead of driving ban lift: HRW

Saudi authorities have arrested seven prominent women’s rights advocates, just weeks before the kingdom’s longstanding driving ban on women is set to be lifted, Human Rights Watch said Saturday. While the reasons behind the arrests are not clear, activists told HRW that in September 2017, “the royal court had called …

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