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  1. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Why I Resigned As CJN – Walter Onnoghen – Nairaland

    Walter Onnoghen, immediate past Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) has stated why he resigned from his position. Mr Onnoghen stepped down on Thursday evening, months after resisting. He was alleged to have failed to declare some assets traced to him.... Read more via Nairaland –...
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    Metro Lassa Fever: 16 New Cases Confirmed As Death Toll Rises To 121 – Channels Television

    Sixteen new cases of Lassa fever have been confirmed from five states in the country. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) disclosed this in its latest Situation Report on the disease for Week 13 which covers.... Read more via Channels Television – Get More...
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    Metro FG Set To Inaugurate School Feeding Programme In Ekiti – Leadership Newspaper

    All is now set for the inauguration of the Home Grown School Feeding Programme of the Federal Government in Ekiti, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports..... Read more via Leadership Newspaper – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro See Faces Of Suspects Arrested For Murder Of Young UNILAG Doctor (Photos) – Tori News

    The two suspects, namely Gbadebo Jimoh and Malik Adeboye, were eventually arrested in connection with the dastardly act.... Read more via Tori News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  5. Nigeria World News

    World Harry & Meghan Begs Fans, Stop Sending Gifts For Our Baby, Instead Donate To Charities – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have shared an affection photo of them together on their new joint Instagram as they asked fans to stop sending gifts for their new baby and donate to charity instead.... Read more via Ladun Liadi’s Blog – Get more World News
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    World Trump Loyalist David Malpass Becomes 13th World Bank President Through Unanimous Selection – Sahara Reporters

    David Malpass has emerged as President of the World Bank. Malpass, a Donald Trump loyalist who was a senior economic adviser to the US President during his 2016 election campaign.... Read more via Sahara Reporters – Get more World News
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    World Boeing cuts 737 MAX output in wake of two deadly crashes – TODAY.NG

    Boeing Co said on Friday it plans to cut its monthly 737 aircraft production by nearly 20 percent in the wake of two deadly crashes, signaling it does not expect aviation authorities to allow the plane back in the air anytime soon..... Read more via TODAY.NG – Get more...
  8. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Galadima opens up on Buhari’s relationship with his daughter – Vanguard News Nigeria

    Claims that the daughter of a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Buba Galadima, is working for President Muhammadu Buhari has been dismissed … Read more via Vanguard News Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro EFCC boss, Magu, laments alleged conversion of banks to fraud, laundering institutions – Vanguard News Nigeria

    THE Chairman of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, has lamented that banks are allegedly being converted into fraud and money laundering institutions in the nation. Magu, who spoke in Port Harcourt, Rivers State yesterday during a meeting with Compliance Officers …...
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    Metro Prof. Tahir reveals why Onnoghen should have resigned as CJN earlier – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Vice-Chancellor of Baze University, Professor Maman Tahir, has reacted to the reported resignation of suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen. Speaking on Channels Television’s Politics Today on Friday, Tahir stated that one expected Justice Onnoghen to have...
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    Metro Nigerian Army announces special forces for Kogi – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, said army authorities had approved the establishment of a ‘Special Forces Battalion’ Barracks to be located in Okene, Kogi. NAN reports that Buratai disclosed this on Friday to journalists in Okene after inspecting the proposed site of the...
  12. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Top Earners: RMD, Genevieve, Omotola top list of Nollywood highest earners – Newtelegraph

    Though a few parade themselves as the super-rich actors in the industry, LANRE ODUKOYA, takes a look at some of the evidently highest paid from the eight billion US dollars film sector called Nollywood.... Read more via Newtelegraph – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  13. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Kidnappings, killings: FG has failed in its primary duty –Arewa youths – Newtelegraph

    Youths from the 19 northern states under the aegis of Arewa Youth Forum (AYF), yesterday in Kaduna State passed a vote of no confidence in the Federal Government, saying it had failed in its primary responsibility of protecting lives and property.... Read more via Newtelegraph –...
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    Entertainment Lack of funds made me drop out of school – Bigvai Jokotoye – Laila’s Blog

    Popular Nollywood actor, Bigvai Jokotoye, revealed that he didn’t complete his education due to lack of funds. Bigvai Jokotoye, who is well known for his roles in Yoruba movies revealed the reason why he didn’t complete his education... Read more via Laila’s Blog – Get...
  15. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Okorocha did well but greed ruined his chances –Idahosa – Newtelegraph

    A former Commissioner for Information in Edo State, Hon. Charles Idahosa, spoke with OJIEVA EHIOSUN on the 2019 general elections, among other issues. .... Read more via Newtelegraph – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Military presence added credibility to the 2019 elections –Odeyemi – Newtelegraph

    Comrade Oladimeji Odeyemi, a security analyst and a counter-terrorism expert is the Convener of the Coalition of Civil Society Groups Against Terrorism in Nigeria. In this interview with WALE ELEGBEDE, the member of Global Agenda Against Terrorism, spoke on the conduct of the military during...
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    Metro Police officer shoots man over bad N100 change in Lagos – Laila’s Blog

    A police officer has reportedly shot one Jubril Mobolaji in the Ajiran, Lekki area of the state over a bad N100 note. The policeman identified as, Sergeant Kabiru, attached to the Special Protection Unit of the Lagos State Police Command, was said to have shot … Read more via Nigeria News |...
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    Homosexuality and sodomy are two practices hitherto alien to this clime. But not anymore! ISIOMA MADIKE, who has been tracking the activities of those neck-deep in these acts, tells a disgusting story of a self-confessed pastor filled with evil spirits.... Read more via Newtelegraph –...
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    Metro Terrorism: Nigeria to send Military to Brazil for training – P.M. News

    The Federal Government has called for the support of Brazilian Government in the fight against Boko Haram terrorism and piracy in the Gulf of Guinea. Minister of Defence, Mansur Dan-Ali, made the call in Rio de Janeiro, when he … Read more via P.M. News – Get More...
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    Metro Drug Abuse: Presidential committee sensitises drug dealers, bus drivers – P.M. News

    The Chairman, Presidential Advisory Committee for the Elimination of Drug Abuse (PACEDA), Brig.-Gen. Buba Marwa (retd), on Friday appealed to Luxury Drivers Union in Kano, to shun consignments of illicit drugs from drug peddlers in the state. He made the appeal while interacting with the...