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Emmanuel Emenike marries ex-beauty queen Iheoma Nnadi

Former Super Eagles striker Emmanuel Emenike and his longtime girlfriend Iheoma Nnadi, a former beauty queen’s wedding is happening now in Lekki, Lagos. According to ScoreNigeria, top stars like Cameroon legend Samuel Eto’o Fils, former Eagles captains Nwankwo Kanu and Austin Okocha, as well as music stars Iyanya, KCEE, Mr. …

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Ekiti 1.4Kms flyover bridge commissioned (photos)

Former President Goodluck Jonathan, Rivers state Governor Nyesom Wike, Governor of Gombe State, Alhaji Dankwambo, and a host of PDP governors, senators and Reps members were at the commissioning of 1.4Kms flyover bridge in Ado Ekiti, Ekiti State built by the outgoing governor of the state, Ayodele Fayose on Friday …

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Iniesta greets Japanese football fans, vows to conquer Asia

Barcelona legend Andres Iniesta on Saturday made his first appearance at Vissel Kobe since signing for the Japanese side, greeting thousands of fans and vowing to make his new club the biggest in Asia. Wearing the number eight shirt — like he did at Barcelona — the 34-year-old World Cup …

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Nearly 1,500 migrants rescued in Mediterranean in two days

Around 1,500 migrants were rescued in the Mediterranean on Thursday and Friday in operations involving the Italian navy and ships chartered by NGOs and the EU border agency Frontex, the Italian coastguard said. On Friday alone, seven separate operations picked up 1,050 people as they tried to make the crossing …

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Southampton boss Mark Hughes signs new three-year deal

Southampton manager Mark Hughes has signed a new three-year contract after keeping them in the Premier League last season, the south-coast club said on Friday. The 54-year-old Welshman arrived at his former team in March on a short-term deal until the end of the campaign and was handed the task …

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Trump: Melania ‘doing great’ after recent kidney treatment

President Donald Trump says his wife is “doing great” nearly two weeks after kidney treatment. Trump answered a reporter’s question about the first lady as he departed the White House on Friday for a trip to the U.S. Naval Academy graduation in Annapolis, Maryland. Asked about her health, Trump said …

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Democracy Day: FG Declares May 29 Public Holiday

The Federal Government has declared Tuesday, May 29 as public holiday to celebrate the 2018 Democracy Day. The Minister of Interior, Lt Gen.  Abdulrahman Dambazau (rtd), who made the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government, congratulated Nigerians on the occasion, and pledged government’s continued dedication to entrenching democracy. In …

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Ekiti presidential lodge named after Jonathan (photos)

The new Presidential Lodge of Ekiti state government has been named after former President of Nigeria Goodluck Ebele Jonathan. Ayodele Fayose, the Ekiti state Governor revealed this on Friday along with photos of the new presidential lodge. He said: “Today in Ekiti, the Presidential Lodge in the Govt House, Ado …

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Fani-Kayode’s wife gives birth to three boys on her birthday

Precious Chikwendu, wife of former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode, has delivered a set of triplets. Announcing the exciting news on Facebook, Fani-Kayode, said his wife gave birth to three boys today May 25th which is also her birthday. The boys are named, Ragnar, Aiden and Liam. He said: “I give …

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Trump welcomes NK ‘warm’ response to canceled summit

President Donald Trump on Friday welcomed North Korea’s statement that it was still willing to meet despite his cancellation of the summit. He called the North’s reaction “warm and productive” and expressed hope for “long and enduring prosperity and peace.” Trump tweeted Friday morning, a day after he withdrew from …

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Collapse of Trump-Kim summit threatens to deepen U.S.-China rift

U.S. President Donald Trump’s cancellation of a summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un threatens further strain on U.S.-China ties amid a trade dispute that had been intertwined with Beijing’s pressure on isolated Pyongyang. The United States and China are also increasingly at odds in the disputed South China …

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Suspected Israeli strike targets Hezbollah in Syria

A Syrian war-monitoring group says suspected Israeli strikes hit a military base overnight in central Syria that houses Lebanon’s militant Hezbollah group alongside other factions allied with the government in Damascus. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said on Friday that it’s not clear if there are any casualties in …

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Buhari, Dickson meet; discuss restructuring, Niger Delta, others

Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa on Thursday updated President Muhammadu Buhari on security and socio-economic developments in Bayelsa and the Niger Delta region. Mr Dickson, who spoke with State House correspondents after closed door meeting with the president, said he stressed the need for change in approach to security management …

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APC National Convention to hold June 23

The All Progressives Congress, APC has fixed June 23, 2018 as the date for its National Convention. Bolaji Abdullahi, the Party’s National Publicity Secretary, announced this on Thursday night. “The All Progressives Congress (APC) has scheduled the National Convention for Saturday, June 23, 2018. “Inauguration of new Party executives will …

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Threats Against Wike: PDP Vows to Leave Nothing to Chanc

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says the outburst by the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led Federal Government that it would have dragged in Rivers State governor, Nyesom Wike, but for his constitutional immunity, confirms the fears that government wants to silence the opposition. PDP condemns in very strong terms, the further …

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