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Fuji Musician Kwam 1’s daughter dies in Canada

Fuji musician Wasiu Ayinde Marshal also known as Kwam 1 has lost his 34-year-old daughter Wasilat Anifowose. Wasilat reportedly died in the early hours of Tuesday from complications arising from diabetes in Canada. Kwa‎m 1’s manager, Esther has confirmed the death in a statement without much details.

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Saraki must face trial at CCT – Appeal court rules

The Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja had on Wednesday ruled that the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki must face trial at the Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT. The court also dismissed 15 out of the 18 counts of false assets declaration instituted against the Senate President, before the Code …

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Major Nigerian oil union to meet government before planned strikes

A major Nigerian oil union that has threatened to launch a nationwide strike next week will meet government officials on Wednesday to discuss their labour dispute, the union’s general secretary said on Tuesday. The Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN), whose members mainly work in the …

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BREAKING: FG finally hands over State House, Marina to Lagos govt

BREAKING: FG finally hands over State House, Marina to Lagos govt

The Federal Government on Tuesday completed the process of handing over the State House, Marina to the Lagos State Government. The process which started about 20 years ago was completed with the signing and exchanging of documents between the state government and the Federal Government in Abuja. The Lagos State …

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Diego Maradona unveils statue of himself in India

Diego Maradona unveiled a 12-feet statue of himself holding the 1986 World Cup trophy in Kolkata, India on Monday. “I am not god of football but a simple footballer. I’m happy to be here in Kolkata again,” the 57-year-old former Argentina international said through his interpreter, added, ”It’s amazing to …

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Six Nigerian soldiers killed in Boko Haram ambushes

At least six soldiers died in two separate Boko Haram ambushes in northeast Nigeria, military and civilian militia sources said on Monday. Four troops were killed and 12 injured on Sunday when their convoy was attacked near Damboa, 90 kilometres (56 miles) from Maiduguri, the capital of Borno state. Two …

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Four Badoo members arrested over death of RCCG pastor

Four suspected members of the Badoo gang have been arrested for allegedly killing a Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) Pastor, Victor Kanayo and his family members in Ikorodu, Lagos. The suspects, Ibrahim Anifowose, 28, Uche Igwe, Abdulrazaq Yahyaha and Abubakar Tenimu were apprehended at their hideouts at Aremu Street, …

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