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  1. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Obasanjo told me that Olakunle Churchill is not his son – Tonto Dikeh – Laila’s Blog

    Actress Tonto Dikeh has revealed that ex-president Olusegun Obasanjo told her himself that her ex-husband Olakunle Churchill is not his son. This was after a follower of hers mocked her for boasting.... Read more via Laila’s Blog – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  2. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment ‘Victoria Kimani Is Just Jealous And Pained’ – Noble Igwe Says As He Reacts To Victoria Kimani And Tiwa Savage Beef – INFORMATION NIGERIA

    As we all know we are in a fvck you season but Victoria Kimani #Fuvkyouchallenge causes a lot of drama as she blasted Ycee and Tiwa Savage. When Victoria Kimani did her own cover of the challenge, people percieved it to be a shade at Tiwa Savage. In response, Tiwa… Read more via INFORMATION...
  3. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Imo guber: Governor-elect Ihedioha floors opponent in court – Daily Post Nigeria

    A suit filed by Senator Samuel Anyanwu, challenging the emergence of Imo State Governor-elect, Emeka Ihedioha as the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP has been thrown aside by a Federal Court sitting in Owerri, Imo State capital. Senator Anyanwu, representing Imo East...
  4. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Fayose Congratulates Wike, Describes Victory As “Sweet And Historic” – Nairaland

    Immediate past Governor of Ekiti state, Ayodele Fayose has reacted to Nyesom Wike’s re-election for a second term as Governor of Rivers State. Fayose in a post on his Twitter page described Wike’s victory as a historic one. Mocking the opposition, Fayose said Wike’s victory showed that...
  5. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Paul Pogba Gives Manchester United Condition For Him To Snub Real Madrid – INFORMATION NIGERIA

    According to the UK Sun reports, English giant, Manchester United are ready to open talks with Paul Pogba over a new contract. But the French midfielder is going to test Old Trafford chiefs desire to keep him.... Read more via INFORMATION NIGERIA – Get More Nigeria...
  6. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro I Only Received Monies As Gifts For My Daughter’s Wedding, Not Bribe – CJN Onnogene – OluFamous.Com

    Walter Onnoghen, the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), says some money paid into his account sometime in 2015 were gifts for his daughter’s wedding, and not bribe as alleged by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). In a petition filed before the National Judicial Council...
  7. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Free Internet Access For Nigerians Coming – FG – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    Adebayo Shittu, minister of Communications, has said that the federal government will ensure free access to the internet in public places across Nigeria. Mr Shittu said this in Abuja at a one-day stakeholders workshop on the role of the Public Internet Access for Economic Development. …...
  8. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Nipsey Hussle’s brother found him dying. These are his final moments – Los Angeles Times

    The caller on the other end of Samiel Asghedom’s phone was panicked but clear. His younger brother known to the world as rapper Nipsey Hussle, but to Samiel as just Nip had been shot. It was Sunday afternoon hours before hundreds of mourners.... via Top stories – Google News –...
  9. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Suspect in #NipseyHussle shooting denies murder – IOL section

    The man accused of gunning down rapper Nipsey Hussle pleaded not guilty on Thursday to murder and attempted murder as he made his first appearance in court. Eric Holder, 29, who has also been charged with possession ...... via IOL section Feed for News – Get more...
  10. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Mom applauds life sentence for niece who raped her 10-year-old son – IOL section

    Durban – The life sentence handed to a KwaZulu-Natal woman for raping a 10-year-old boy was a lesson that children were not safe from rape, even from women and relatives. This is according to the mother of the boy, … Read more via IOL section Feed for News – Get More...
  11. Nigeria World News

    Metro Jeff Bezos, The Wealthiest Man And Mackenzie Bezos, The Third Wealthiest Woman In The World After Divorce – Leadership Newspaper

    World’s richest man and Amazon founder, Jeff Bezos and his ex-wife, MacKenzie, have agreed on the biggest divorce settlement in history. The settlement which leaves him.... Read more via Leadership Newspaper – Get more World News
  12. Nigeria World News

    World DIPLOMAT CULLED: Pretoria permanently withdraws its ambassador from Israel – Daily Maverick

    International Relations Minister Lindiwe Sisulu says withdrawing SA ambassador is just ‘stage one’ in downgrading relations with Tel Aviv. The South African government has implemented what International Relations Minister... Read more via Daily Maverick – Get more...
  13. Nigeria World News

    World DNA results show person claiming to be Timmothy Pitzen, missing since 2011, is not him – NBC News

    A person who told authorities in Kentucky that he is Timmothy Pitzen who went missing in 2011 after his mother was found dead in an Illinois motel room is instead a young man with a criminal record...... Read more via Top stories – Google News – Get more World News
  14. Nigeria World News

    World New battery will give electric cars over 600 miles of range – Autoexpress

    A new first-of-its-kind rechargeable battery will give electric cars a range of more than 600 miles on a single charge. Innolith AG – a company that specialises in inorganic battery technology – is developing what it claims will be the world’s first 1,000Wh/kg (watt-hour per kilogram)...
  15. Nigeria World News

    World A quarter-century later, Rwanda’s genocide weighs heavily on its youth – Daily Monitor

    Every April 7, Rwanda recalls the hundreds of thousands of people who perished in the 1994 genocide — an occasion that for many survivors triggers terrifying memories. But for the two-thirds of the population born in the aftermath of the slaughter, the trauma is of a different kind.They face …...
  16. Nigeria Business News

    Business CBN, Banks To Disburse N200bn Single-Digit Loans To Creative Industry, Others – Nairaland

    The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and banks, under the aegis of the Bankers’ Committee, Thursday said they have resolved to commence the disbursement of single-digit loans to the.... Read more via Nairaland – Get more: Nigeria Business News
  17. Nigeria Business News

    Business Nigeria’s Debt Hits N24.387trn –DMO – Leadership Newspaper

    Nigeria’s Debt Management Office (DMO) has released the Public Debt Data for the year-ended 2018. The report which includes data on the composition of Public Debt Data, also provided a breakdown of the.... Read more via Leadership Newspaper – Get more: Nigeria Business...
  18. Nigeria Business News

    Business Paga celebrates 10 years of mobile payment – The Guardian Nigeria News

    Mobile money company, Paga, clocks 10 years in business since being founded in 2009 and officially opened its doors for commercial operations in 2012. This April marks 10 years since Tayo Oviosu, Paga’s founder and CEO, embarked on the Paga … Read more via The Guardian Nigeria News –...
  19. Nigeria Business News

    Business NFIU impounds N10bn suspected criminal funds — Director – Vanguard News Nigeria

    Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit, NFIU, by the Egmont Group of Financial Intelligence Unit yesterday, said it had impounded N10 billion suspected criminal funds. It also stated that all confiscated assets of public officials and senior political office holders would soon be made public. …...
  20. Nigeria Business News

    Business 7 prominent entrepreneurs who have moved on from the Nigerian eCommerce industry – Techpoint.Africa

    A list of prominent entrepreneurs that have left the Nigerian eCommerce space and what they are doing at the moment..... Read more via Techpoint.Africa – Get more: Nigeria Business News