11/25/2020 11:19:00 pm

198 new cases of #COVID19 have been confirmed in Nigeria Making it a total of 66805

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11/25/2020 06:47:00 pm

Diego Maradona: Argentina legend dies aged 60

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Football legend Diego Maradona, one of the greatest players of all time, has died at the age of 60.

11/25/2020 05:11:00 pm

Meghan Markle Reveals She Had A Miscarriage In July

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Meghan Markle has revealed she suffered a miscarriage in July this year, writing in The New York Times on Wednesday of the deep grief and
11/25/2020 04:24:00 pm

Cameroon Massacre: Three Soldiers To Face Trial On December 17

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Cameroon’s army said Wednesday that three soldiers accused in the massacre of civilians in a troubled anglophone region, a case that triggered an international outcry, would go on trial on December 17.
11/25/2020 03:48:00 pm

Teacher Rapes 13-Year-Old Girl To Death In Bayelsa

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A 30-year-old teacher, Promise Sylvanus Ogun, of Government Secondary School, Toroegbeni, in Sagbama Local Government Area of Bayelsa

11/25/2020 03:46:00 pm

Recession: Nigeria’s Economy Doing Well Compared To Others –lai Mohammed

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Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, says the Nigerian economy is doing well compared to the economies of South Africa, Russia and other countries in recession.
11/25/2020 03:39:00 pm

Katsina Governor Masari Recruits Over 4,000 Teachers

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At least 4,250 primary and secondary schools teachers have been recruited by the Katsina State Government from 2015 to date.
11/25/2020 03:26:00 pm

Trump Planning To Pardon Ex-Aide Flynn – US Media

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US President Donald Trump plans to pardon his former national security advisor Michael Flynn, who pleaded guilty in 2017 to lying to the FBI over his Russian contacts, US media reported
11/25/2020 03:22:00 pm

Four Dead As Migrant Boat Capsizes In Spain

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At least four people died when a boat carrying about 30 migrants sank off Spain’s Canary Islands in the Atlantic Ocean, emergency services said.

11/25/2020 03:12:00 pm

Relaxing COVID-19 Rules ‘A Risk’: EU Chief Sends Out Warning

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European countries should not ease coronavirus restrictions too quickly, EU chief Ursula von der Leyen warned on Wednesday, stressing the risk of a post-Christmas third wave.
11/25/2020 03:10:00 pm

Court Fixes Senator Ndume’s Bail Application For Thursday

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A Federal High Court in Abuja has fixed Thursday, November 26, 2020, for the hearing of the bail application filed by Borno South Senator, Ali Ndume.

11/25/2020 03:07:00 pm

Lawyer Dumps Abdulrasheed Maina, Applies To Quit Case

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A lawyer, Mr Adeola Adedipe, engaged by the former Chairman of the defunct Pension Reform Task Team, Abulrasheed Maina in his ongoing trial for money laundering, has applied to quit
11/25/2020 12:27:00 pm

South-South Leaders Demand Restructuring Of Nigeria, True Federalism

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Governors and people of the South-South geopolitical zone have demanded the restructuring of Nigeria, in line with the principle of true federalism to guarantee peace, security, and stability of the nation.
11/25/2020 12:06:00 pm

BREAKING: Senator Elisha Abbo Dumps PDP For APC

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Senator Elisha Abbo has announced his defection from the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).

11/25/2020 09:47:00 am

Adamu Garba Gives Update On Lawsuit Against Twitter CEO, Jack Dorsey

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Former Presidential candidate, Adamu Garba has served an update on his lawsuit against Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey over Dorsey's involvement in the EndSARS protest,

11/25/2020 09:43:00 am

Family Demands ₦500 Million From Gbajabiamila Over Vendor’s Death

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 The family of Ifeanyichukwu Okereke, a vendor who died after being shot by a security aide to the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, has written a letter to the Speaker, demanding N500m.
11/25/2020 09:40:00 am

14-Year-Old Eshiet Abasiekeme Wins UBA Essay Competition, Gets ₦2.5 Million

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The UBA Foundation, the CSR arm of the United Bank for Africa, today, held its tenth annual National Essay Competition(NEC) in a virtual ceremony that was attended by high school

11/25/2020 09:39:00 am

Three Killed As Bandits Seize Kaduna-Abuja, Zaria-Funtua Roads

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Hours after they were repelled and prevented by security operatives from kidnapping travelers, bandits, on Tuesday descended on Maigiginya community in Igabi Local Government Area of Kaduna State.

11/25/2020 09:35:00 am

We Won't Allow Fifth Columnists Undermine Security In Lagos - Sanwo-Olu

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The wanton destruction of public assets in the violence that trailed the recent nationwide protests by the youth against police brutality has bolstered the Federal Government-led initiatives geared towards engendering peace and security in the Country

11/25/2020 09:33:00 am

"How Can A Minister Of Information Be So Misinformed?"- DJ Switch Blasts Lai Mohammed

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Nigerian Disc Jockey, Obianuju Catherine Udeh, professionally known as DJ Switch, has finally broken her silence after Nigeria's Minister for Information, Lai Mohammed accused her of giving out false information about the EndSARS protest, 

11/25/2020 09:30:00 am

Police Station Burnt As Warders, Okada Riders Clash In Ibadan

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 There was pandemonium at the Agodi Gate area of Ibadan, Oyo State, on Tuesday, following a clash between some motorcyclists and warders at the Agodi Correctional Centre.
11/25/2020 09:28:00 am

Lekki Shootings: New Report Shows CNN Is Desperate - Lai Mohammed

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 The Minister of Information and Culture , Lai Mohammed , has accused CNN of desperation over its second report on the Lekki toll plaza shootings that happened on October 20 .
11/25/2020 09:13:00 am

Sister Pours Hot Water On Brother Over Disagreement About Married Man (Graphic)

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My friends sister is following a married man, and the married man's wife knows about it, and she has threatened to pour hot acid on my friends sister.

11/25/2020 09:11:00 am

Nnamdi Kanu’s Trial In Absentia Begins Tomorrow, MASSOB Defends Abaribe

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The Federal High Court in Abuja has slated November 26 for the commencement of the trial of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, with five prosecution witnesses
11/25/2020 09:09:00 am

Obituary Of 17-Year-Old Girl Who Got 7 A1s In WASSCE (Photos)

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A teenager who got 7A1s in the 2019 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) has died,

11/25/2020 09:06:00 am

#EndSARS Protesters Wanted Buhari Removed From Office - IGP Adamu Says

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The Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has said the recent #EndSARS protest in Nigeria was aimed at removing President Muhammadu Buhari from office.

11/25/2020 09:04:00 am

Atiku Abubakar Celebrates His 74th Birthday Today

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 Atiku Abubakar GCON (born 25 November 1946) is a Nigerian politician and businessman who served as the Vice President of Nigeria from 1999 to 2007 during the presidency of Olusegun
11/25/2020 09:03:00 am

Zoning: Let Us Respect Agreement – Fashola

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Ahead the 2023 general elections, the Minister of Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Raji Fashola, has strongly advised the leadership of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to respect and

11/25/2020 01:03:00 am

168 new cases of #COVID19 have been confirmed in Nigeria Making it a total of 66607

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11/24/2020 04:33:00 pm

Alleged Certificate Forgery: APC Asks Court To Stop PDP’s Gbadamosi From Participating In Election

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The All Progressives Congress (APC) has asked the Federal High Court in Lagos to disqualify the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate, Mr Babatunde Gbadamosi, from participating in the December 5 senatorial bye-election in Lagos
11/24/2020 04:31:00 pm

Libya’s Instability Affects All Of Us In Sahel Region – Buhari

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday said the instability in Libya is affecting all countries in the Sahel region, including Nigeria.

11/24/2020 04:30:00 pm

COVID-19: UK to cut quarantine period for arriving passengers

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Travellers arriving in England from abroad face a shorter spell in quarantine from mid-December if they test negative for coronavirus five days after their arrival, the UK government announced Tuesday.
11/24/2020 04:28:00 pm

Ogoni won’t give up demand for justice – MOSOP

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The Movement for the Survival of the Ogoni People has said no amount of distraction will deter the Ogoni people from demanding justice from the Nigerian state for the many years of neglect, environmental pollution, and human
11/24/2020 04:26:00 pm

Guard: Rivers killer cop faces orderly room trial, say police

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The Rivers State Police Command said it has begun an orderly room trial for one Inspector James who allegedly killed a 29-year-old private security guard, Gospel Gbaraka, in Abonema
11/24/2020 04:25:00 pm

Court Revokes Faisal Maina’s Bail For Failure To Attend Trial

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A Federal High Court in Abuja has revoked the bail granted to Faisal Abdulrasheed Maina who is standing trial for alleged fraud to the tune of N58million.
11/24/2020 04:23:00 pm

Nigeria Needs ₦500bn For Next Three Years To Fix Roads – Fashola

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The Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola says a minimum of N500 billion annually will be required for the next three years to develop its 35,000 kilometers network of roads, as work continues on 13, 000 kilometers
11/24/2020 03:06:00 pm

BREAKING: CBN MPC Retains Key Lending Rates To Boost Economic Growth

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The Monetary Policy Committee has retained key lending rates at 11.5%.

11/24/2020 03:05:00 pm

BREAKING: Buhari Writes Senate, Seeks Yakubu’s Confirmation As INEC Chairman

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President Muhammadu Buhari has written to the Senate seeking approval for the confirmation of Professor Mahmoud Yakubu for a second term in office as the Chairman of the Independent
11/24/2020 03:04:00 pm

Customs Seize Smuggled Vehicles, Goods Worth Over N139m

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The Nigeria Customs Service Zone ‘B’ command in Kaduna State have seized smuggled vehicles, bags of foreign rice, textiles and other illegal items with a duty pay value worth over N139
11/24/2020 03:03:00 pm

Gombe House Of Assembly Speaker Impeached

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The Speaker of the Gombe State House of Assembly, Abubakar Sadiq Ibrahim Kurba has been impeached.