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    Metro N650m fraud: Court dismisses Oyo PDP Woman Leader application for medical trip – The Sun News

    Hope of a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief (Mrs.) Olanrewaju Otiti, seeking leave of the Federal High Court Lagos to travel abroad for medical trip has been dashed. Read more via The Sun News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Politics 2019: We’ll Pay For Buhari’s Nomination Form, APC In UK Vows - Punch Newspapers

    The All Progressives Congress, United Kingdom chapter, said it would pay for Expression of Interest and nomination form for President Muhammadu Buhari to re-contest in 2019. The chapter made the promise in a statement by its spokesman, Mr. Jacob Ogunseye, on Tuesday in Abuja, following Buhari’s...
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    Sports Lille consider Enyeama’s recall – Vanguard News

    Former Super Eagles keeper, Vincent Enyeama’s career at Lille may receive a shot in the arm after manager, Christophe Galtie hinted that Enyeama still have a chance to prove himself with the French Ligue 1 side. Enyeama Galtier has expressed the same fears as Nigeria manager Gernot Rohr...
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    World Zambia launches crackdown on sex toys – TODAY.NG

    Zambia is waging a fierce campaign against sex dolls, threatening offenders with heavy jail terms over the dolls which, it says, are “very unnatural”. Read more via TODAY.NG – Get more World News
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    Metro Watching more than four hours of TV daily raises men’s bowel cancer risk by 35% – The Guardian

    Men prone to binge-watching their favorite TV shows may want to take note of the results of a new study. It revealed that such behavior could increase their risk of colorectal cancer. Researchers found that men who watched TV for Read more via The Guardian Nigeria Newspapers –...
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    Politics PDP Supporters Decamp To APC In Ogun - Nairaland

    Hundreds of members of PDP in Ogun State, have renounced their membership of the party and joined APC in the state. decampees, from Yewa North and Imeko Afon Federal Constituency, who were loyal to Dimeji Bankole were received by Gov.Ibikunle Amosun READ MORE HERE
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    Entertainment Zambia Deports Zodwa Wabantu, Pantless South African Dancer - Punch Newspapers

    Zambian authorities on Saturday deported controversial South African dancer Zodwa Wabantu after authorities vowed she would not be allowed to perform because she dances without underwear, the dancer’s promoter said. READ MORE HERE
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    Politics How to end farmers/herdsmen clashes – Obasanjo - The Nation

    Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Saturday urged leaders to work closely together to tackle the incessant clashes between farmers and herdsmen across the country. READ MORE HERE
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    Metro Unbelievable: Meet The Businessman Who Wears High Heels To Work Everyday Just Like A Woman...

    A businessman has been found out to be in the unusual habit of wearing high feels to work everyday just a woman would do. Read more via Tori News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Politics "Oyegun’s Tenure Elongation Can’t Stand" - Says Edo APC Chairman - Newtelegraph

    The leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Edo State yesterday dismissed reports that the National Executive Committee (NEC) of the party had approved the extension of tenure of the National Working Committee (NWC) of the party. Also yesterday, Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin...
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    Politics Over 340,000 PDP, APGA Members Defect To APC In Katsina - Nairaland

    APC supporters at Katsina polo club in Katsina State for the defection of ex-lawmaker Senator Ibrahim Ida, and about “343, 860” defectors from the PDP, APGA, PDM Saturday. READ MORE HERE
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    Metro Man arrested for stealing a car, drives to court appearance in another stolen car – Welcome...

    . . A Connecticut man accused of car theft, drove to a court appearance in a stolen car, police say. . . On Wednesday, 25-year-old Jonathan Rivera was at the Hartford Superior Court to appear before a judge on a February charge of first-degree larceny and tampering with a … Read more via...
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    Metro ‘Otedola with the moves’ -Billionaire Femi Otedola goes on dance battle with family –...

    Nigerian billionaire, Femi Otedola, brought his A-game dance moves to the floor, as he vibed to Davido’s hit single ‘Dami Duro’ with his kids and wife. The excited dad who shared the video on his Instagram page, captioned it; Getting down with my girls! Cc: @davidoofficial… … Read more via...
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    Metro Unilag: Alumni to reportedly raise N408.5m scholarships for indigent, first class students...

    The Unilag Alumni Association has pledged that N408.5m in scholarships will be given to indigent, first class students of the varsity. News reports have revealed that the Unilag Alumni Association, Lagos State branch has proposed a total of N408.5million in scholarships to … Read more via...
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    Metro Husband Killer, Maryam Sanda Organizes Birthday Party For Daughter After Bail - Nairaland

    Maryam Sanda, the woman who killed her husband last year, organized a birthday party for her daughter one day after she was granted bail by a High Court in the Federal Capital Territory. Maryam was sent to prison after she stabbed her husband Bilyamin Bello to death last November. She was...
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    Entertainment BBNaija: Nina’s Boyfriend Reveals Why He Deleted Her Photos - Niaraland

    Earlier we brought to you the report that one Collins, who is the boyfriend to a housemate of the Big Brother Naija House, Nina deleted all traces of his affiliation with Nina and put his account on private. Nina, is currently in a hot romantic albeit on-screen relationship with her fellow...
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    Metro FG Votes N800m For Arabic, Islamic Studies Board - Education Minister - Daily Trust

    The Federal Government said it has appropriated over N600 million in the 2018 budget for execution of capital projects at the National Board for Arabic and Islamic Studies (NBAIS), just as it has committed N200 million to rehabilitation of the board's buildings ceded to it by the government...
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    World "I Will Deport All Nigerians And Other Africans Without Papers In Italy" - Toni Iwobi - Nairaland

    Against all odds, against the political permutations of Italian politics, Italy has elected its first black senator, a Nigerian immigrant who is a member of the country’s far-right, anti-immigrant League party. Toni Iwobi, the head of the party’s immigration department, was elected on Sunday...
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    World Florida passes law that allows school staff to be armed - Punch Newspapers

    Florida Governor Rick Scott on Friday signed into law a bill backed by relatives of Parkland school shooting victims that restricts access to firearms and paves the way for some school staff to be armed. Until Friday, it was not clear if Scott would sign the measure which cleared the Florida...
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    Metro Inside Lagos’ office complexes where revellers take over at night - Punch Newspapers

    With lovely music blaring from gigantic loudspeakers mounted at every corner of the joint, James in company with his friends revelled at the cool bar, jam-packed with other fun seekers. Time was 1am, at a joint close to Balogun Bus Stop, on Obafemi Awolowo Way, Ikeja, Lagos. James, who had been...