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    Metro U.S. commits $5.1 billion to HIV/AIDs in Nigeria – Premium Times Nigeria News

    The United States says it has committed more than $5.1 billion to the fight against HIV/AIDS in Nigeria through its President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR). The U.S. Charge d’ Affaires, David Young, said this on Thursday in Abuja at the opening of a … Read more via Premium Times...
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    Politics 2019: Sagay speaks on Osinbajo coming back as Buhari’s running mate – Daily Post Nigeria News

    The Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, PACAC, has said that there is no better combination than President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo. The senior lawyer described Buhari and Osinbajo as the best combination in the country, saying it was...
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    Politics Ekiti guber: APC asked me to dump PDP candidate, support Fayemi – Fayose – Daily Post Nigeria News

    The Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has alleged that pressure was mounted on him from the All Progressives Congress (APC) to back Kayode Fayemi, the APC candidate, against his party’s flag bearer, Kolapo Olusola. Fayose disclosed this on Tuesday night while featuring in a programme on the...
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    Sports Matthaus predicts Brazil, England World Cup final – Daily Nation News

    World Cup winner Lothar Matthaus backed England to reach this year’s final, claiming Gareth Southgate’s side have a “high culture of playing football”. The 57-year-old, who captained West Germany to World Cup glory in Italy in 1990, thinks England win their quarter-final against Sweden on...
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    Designer Kate Spade Dead at 55, Suicide by Hanging – TMZ News

    Iconic fashion designer Kate Spade was found dead of an apparent suicide Tuesday morning in her NYC apartment ... TMZ has learned. Law enforcement sources confirm a housekeeper found... Read more via TMZ News – Get more World News
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    Nigeria must improve before World Cup, admits Mikel – News

    Nigeria captain John Obi Mikel admits his side have to improve quickly if they are to make an impact at the World Cup. The Super Eagles lost 2-1 to England in a friendly... Read more via – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    No Nigerian worthy of honour – Punch Newspapers – Punch Newspapers

    I join in praising Falz for his now internationally-acclaimed video, “This is Nigeria.” “This is Nigeria,” he raps in the political commentary, which depicts.... Read more via Punch Newspapers – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Ajimobi secures N20b for Oyo Basic, Secondary Schools’ education – The Sun Newspaper

    The Governor Abiola Ajimobi-led government in Oyo State has secured over N20 billion for both ongoing and newly approved projects to enhance.... Read more via The Sun Newspaper – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Imo APC to press for Oyegun, Izunaso imprisonment – The Sun Newspaper

    Following the refusal of the national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Chief John Odigie-Oyegun and, National Organising Secretary of the.... Read more via The Sun Newspaper – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Catholic priests hold procession in Imo, task Buhari on killings – The Sun Newspaper

    Catholic faithful, in Imo State , on Tuesday, held a procession in major roads in the state to protest the killings of Nigerians especially Christians by suspected herdsmen in Benue and other parts of the country. The Catholic priests were also joined by men, … Read more via The Sun...
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    Fake son of ex-police chief docked for fraud in Ondo – TODAY.NG

    A middle-aged man Afeez Smith who claimed to be the son of the former Inspector General of Police and present Chairman, Police Service.... Read more via TODAY.NG – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Tenants Abscond with Landlord’s Two Children in Benin – Thisdaylive Newspaper

    Two tenants identified as Rose and Mercy were reported to have run away with two children of their landlord in Benin City, capital of Edo State. Narrating the incident, the wife of the.... Read more via Thisdaylive Newspaper – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    EKITI 2018: Akeredolu tackles Fayose on alleged complicity in gun attack – Vanguard Newspaper

    GOVERNOR Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo state Tuesday picked holes in the allegations against him by his Ekiti counterpart, Ayo Fayose over alleged.... Read more via Vanguard Newspaper – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Breaking: Buhari in a closed door meeting with service chiefs – Vanguard Newspaper

    President Muhammadu Buhari is currently in a closed door meeting with Minister of Defence, Brig Gen Mansur Dan Ali, Chief of..... Read more via Vanguard Newspaper – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Only God Saved Me, Others from Death, Reveals Fayemi – Thisdaylive Newspaper

    The All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate for the July 14 election in Ekiti State, Dr Kayode Fayemi, on Tuesday relived how he and.… Read more via Thisdaylive Newspaper – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    FG’s $406.7m suit against Shell adjourned to October 9 – The Guardian Newspaper

    A Federal High Court in Lagos on Tuesday adjourned until October 9, the alleged crude oil shipment brought by the Federal Government against Shell Western Supply & Trading Ltd. Read more via The Guardian Newspaper – Get more: Nigeria Business News
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    Protest rocks Ibadan over killing of 12-year-old boy – Daily Post Newspaper

    Hundreds of youths in the sleeping town of Omi-Adio, Ibadan in Ido Local Government Area of Oyo state on Monday took to the streets to protest against.... Read more via Daily Post Newspaper – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Nigeria Is Safe For Tourism And Investment, Says Buhari – Channels Television

    President Muhammadu Buhari has said that Nigeria is safe and secure for tourism and investment, which will improve the economy. The President made this declaration on... Read more via Channels Television – Get more: Nigeria Business News
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    Politics "President Buhari Is Not A Man" – Senate Leader, Lawan - Nairaland

    The Senate Leader, Ahmad Lawan says President Muhammadu Buhari is not a man, but a phenomenon. Sen. Lawan, while hosting members of the North East Youth Coalition for President Buhari (NEYCPB) in his office, said Buhari is a phenomenon because his persona is now a movement and not a single...
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    ‘England have not developed tactically’ – Former Spain manager Del Bosque – News

    The World Cup and European Championship winner believes the Three Lions’ lack of success at international level is not due to a lack of quality... Read more via Goal News – Get More Nigeria Sports News