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    World ISIS Leader, Qari Hekmat Is Dead (Pictures) - Nairaland

    A high-ranking Islamic State commander in Afghanistan has been killed in an airstrike, officials said Saturday, as Afghan and U.S. forces increase attacks on the militant group. Qari Hekmat was the top commander of Islamic State – Khorasan Province in the northern province of Jowzjan, where the...
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    Politics Don’t come to Ekiti to campaign for Buhari – Fayose govt warns Orji Kalu - Daily Post

    The planned visit of former Abia State Governor, Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu, to Ekiti State has been rejected by the Ayo Fayose-led State Government. The government advised the former governor to, “take his advocacy for peace to other parts of the country where security of lives and properties of...
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    Politics 2019: I Am Ready To Sacrifice My Life For Nigeria, Sowore Says - Sahara Reporters

    Pro-democracy activist and publisher of SaharaReporters, Mr. Omoyele Sowore, has declared that he is willing and ready to sacrifice his life to leave a good legacy for Nigeria. Sowore, a former leader of University of Lagos students’ union spoke at a town hall meeting organised by Take it back...
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    Metro Itse Sagay Reveals How Much He Earns Monthly As Head Of Corruption Committee - Sahara Reporters

    Professor Itse Sagay, says he earns N200,000 per month as the Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption while the four other members of the committee earn N160,000 per month. Sagay, who has been at the vanguard of condemnation of outrageous allowances being earned by...
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    Metro Reno Omokri Reacts To Presidency's 'Insensitivity' To Offa Bank Robbery

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    Metro How My Sister, Alizee & Her Daughter Were Killed By Her Danish Husband (Graphic) - NewsGuru

    More facts have emerged on how Danish citizen, Peter Nielsen Allegedly killed his Nigerian wife, Zainab Ali-Nielsen, popularly known as Alizee and her 4-year-old daughter, Petra in Lagos yesterday. In an interview session, Madaki Gift who is the younger sister of the deceased, attested that she...
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    Politics Looting: Why Buhari Can’t Prosecute Obasanjo, Jonathan – Sagay - Nairaland

    ITSE Sagay, chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC), has revealed why President Muhammadu Buhari cannot prosecute former Presidents Olusegun Obasanjo and Goodluck Jonathan. The federal government led by Mr. Buhari of the All Progressive Congress (APC) has...
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    Politics Finally, Presidency Reacts To Offa Bank Robbery Attack, After 2 Days

    See tweet below
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    Politics Burning Of PDP Flags: Party Leaders Give Omisore 72 hours To Apologise - Premium Times

    Leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party in Osun State have threatened to initiate disciplinary actions against former deputy governor of the state, Iyiola Omisore, for allegedly supervising the burning of the party’s flags in Osogbo on Thursday. The leaders, who are former PDP political office...
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    Metro Offa Robbery Attack: Nigeria Police Arrest 7 Suspects - Punch Newspapers

    The Kwara State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Lawan Ado, on Saturday said seven suspects have been arrested in connection with the robbery of banks in Offa, Offa Local Government Area of Kwara State. Armed robbers had on Thursday robbed Union Bank, Ecobank, Guarantee Trust Bank, First Bank...
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    Metro Boko Haram Is The Most Lethal Terror Group In The World - US General - Linda Ikeji

    Maj. Gen. Marcus Hicks, the Commander of the United States’ Special Operations Command Africa has described Boko Haram as the most lethal terror organisation in the world despite claims by the federal government that the extremist group had been significantly degraded and technically defeated...
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    Entertainment BBNaija: Lolu Is A Dead Man Walking And He Does Not Even Know - Tobi - LasgidiOnline

    Tobi has always mocked Lolu for being allover Anto and has been making conscious efforts to cause a rift between the duo ,even planting a surprise kiss on Anto’s cheeks,painting her naked bum amongst many other things. READ MORE HERE
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    Metro T.B. Joshua “Delivers” 2 Nigerian Lesbian Partners During Church Service (Pic, Video) - Pulse.ng

    Prophet T.B. Joshua of the Synagogue Church of All Nations in Lagos, has released a video showing him perform a “deliverance” on lesbian partners from what he described as satanic “lesbian spirits”. The deliverance happened during a recent church service. In the video, the prophet is seen...
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    Politics "We Will Drag Buhari To Court If He Refuses To Seek Reelection" - Governor Ganduje - The Nation

    Kano State governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has said the State will drag President Mohammadu Buhari to court if he refuse to contest for a second term in 2019. The governor said this during an interactive session with selected journalists in Abuja, saying the the State has concluded plans to...
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    Politics APC Leaders At War Over Oyegun’s Future As Tinubu’s Camp Moves Cautiously - Newtelegraph

    As members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) heave sigh of relief over the resolution of the recent tenure elongation crisis that nearly tore the apart, many party faithful would be shocked to learn that it is not yet uhuru for the ruling party. This is because the crisis in the APC has...
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    Politics Amnesty To Boko Haram Shows FG Knows Something We Don’t - Bishop Kukah - The Cable

    atthew Kukah, Catholic bishop of Sokoto diocese, says the amnesty the federal government granted to repentant Boko Haram members shows it is privy to some information. Speaking during a Channels TV programme on Friday, Kukah said the offer of amnesty shows the insurgent group has not been...
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    Politics FG Compiles New Looters' List: It Includes Ex Governors, Ministers, Bankers - Punch Newspapers

    As controversy continues to trail the release of looters’ list by the Federal Government in the last one week, there are strong indications that government is compiling fresh names of people alleged to have looted the nation’s treasury. Our correspondents learnt that the fresh list might...
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    Politics Kogi Governor's Chief Of Staff, Onoja & Wife In Ghastly Car Accident - Daily Post Nigeria

    Barely a week after Kogi State governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello survived a motor accident, his chief of staff, Hon. Edward Onoja and his wife were on Thursday involved in a ghastly car accident. DAILY POST learnt that the mishap occurred when Onoja was returning to the state after spending some...
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    World Texas sends troops to Mexico border – BBC News

    The US state of Texas is deploying National Guard members to the border with Mexico following a call from President Donald Trump. A Guard spokesman said 250 personnel would be sent to patrol the area within the next 72 hours. Arizona is also planning to deploy 150 troops there next week...
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