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  1. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Depression: I asked God to take away my life as I slept – Daily Nation

    Something was seriously wrong with me, though I could not tell what the problem was. It began with lethargy. Waking up every morning became a battle. Then came the empty feeling. There was nothing to look forward to. Coupled with … Read more via Daily Nation | Home –
  2. Nigeria Business News

    Business MTN Set to Launch Own Instant Messaging App – TechCity

    In the next month or so, MTN plans to launch an instant messaging platform which it hopes will become the “African WeChat”. The instant messaging (IM) service is similar to China’s “WeChat” and Facebook’s “WhatsApp”. According to MTN Group President and CEO, Rob Shuter, “We’ve built an...
  3. Nigeria Business News

    Business TECNO Phantom 9 and the end of TECNO Phantom smartphones – MobilityArena

    The last Phantom smartphone from TECNO Mobile was launched in late 2017. There was a lot of excitement and anticipation for a TECNO Phantom 9 last year, but it never happened. And so 2018 rolled away without any announcement or details about this from TECNO Mobile...... Read more via...
  4. Nigeria Business News

    Business Nigeria: OneFi secures $5 mln debt facility – IT News Africa

    One Finance Limited has announced that it has secured a $5 million debt facility for its consumer-facing platform, Paylater. The facility comes from New York and Nairobi-based Lendable, a technology-enabled funding provider to African consumer and SME lenders. … Read more via IT News Africa...
  5. Nigeria Business News

    Business Nigerian To Ban Tomato Paste Import Before the end of 2019 – Minister – NaijaBizCom.Com

    The federal government of Nigeria will place a final ban on the importation of tomato paste before the end of 2019, the minister of agriculture and natural resources, Audu Ogbeh, has said. Mr Ogbeh said this during a tour of the Dangote Tomato Processing Plant in Kadawa, Kano State, … Read...
  6. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Jennifer Lopez Is Engaged to Alex Rodriguez – E! Online (US)

    Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez are engaged! A-Rod popped the question on Saturday night and, according to his Instagram, “she said yes.” Both J.Lo and A-Rod posted photos of the former New York Yankee holding her hand, which bore a massive diamond sparkler on … via E! Online (US) – Top...
  7. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Yvonne Jegede releases sensational photos from her maternity shoot – INFORMATION NIGERIA

    Actress Yvonne Jegede has released new maternity photos of herself on social media and yes, she looked sensational in all of them. The mom of one, who recently confirmed that she is no longer with husband Abounce Fawole, donned a stunning dress for the beach shoot..... via INFORMATION...
  8. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Comedian Helen Paul Awarded PhD In Theatre Arts… – Stella Dimoko

    The beautiful comedian took to Instagram to share her joy and appreciate the University of Lagos for awarding her a PhD ……… via Stella Dimoko – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  9. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Timi Dakolo Complains About The Low Turn Out Of Voters – Nairaland

    After the Nigerian Singer, Timi Dakolo casted his vote yesterday, he took the photos to his IG page, and also complained about the low turn out of voters compared to the Presidential election.... via Nairaland – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  10. Nigeria Political News


    The moment where Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s aide slapped Mustapha, a security man around Bourdillion for coming too close to the APC candidate..... Continue reading "BABAJIDE SANWO OLU’S AIDE SLAPPED MUSTAPHA, A SECURITY MAN – Pulse Nigeria" Get More Nigeria Political News
  11. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Election: INEC declares APC candidate winner of Ijebu-Ode State Constituency – Vanguard News Nigeria

    jebu-Ode (Ogun) – Mr Kemi Oduwole of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has won the Ijebu-Ode State Constituency seat in the Ogun State House of Assembly elections of March 9..... Read more via Vanguard News Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Political News
  12. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Edo Decides: INEC announces winner of House of Assembly seats in Etsako West, Central Constituencies – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), on Sunday declared the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr. Ahmed Waziri, winner of Etsako Central Constituency of Edo State House of Assembly election. INEC returning officer, Prof. Daniel Olarenwaju, who announced the...
  13. Nigeria Political News

    Politics I want to be deputy Senate President – Tinubu – Laila’s Blog

    Senator representing Lagos Central, Senator Remi Tinubu, has said her next target is to become the deputy Senate President. Tinubu said this in an interview with The Guardian, where she expressed optimism that APC would continue to win in Lagos and other states, as long … Read more via...
  14. Nigeria Political News

    Politics INTERVIEW: How Army unjustly detained me for 13 days so I won’t take part in elections – Governor’s Aide – Premium Times Nigeria

    Iniobong Ekong is a retired captain in the Nigerian army and a security aide to Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State. In this interview with PREMIUM TIMES’ Cletus Ukpong, he revealed how he was arrested by the Nigerian army on the eve of Nigeria’s presidential election. … Read more via...
  15. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Bayern Back On Top Of Bundesliga As Liverpool Loom – Leadership Newspaper

    Bayern Munich warmed up for Liverpool by knocking Borussia Dortmund from the top of the Bundesliga for the first time since September with a 6-0 thrashing of Wolfsburg on Saturday. Bayern, who host Liverpool on Wednesday in their Champions League, last 16, return leg clash after a goalless …...
  16. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Pep Guardiola denies Juventus reports – Laila’s Blog

    Manchester City manager, Pep Guardiola, has denied reports he he would be leaving the Etihad Stadium for Juventus. Guardiola saw City extend their lead at the top of the Premier League on Saturday thanks to a Raheem Sterling hat-trick as Watford were dispatched 3-1 at … read more via...
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    Sports Lewandowski becomes top-scoring foreigner in Bundesliga history – Newtelegraph

    Robert Lewandowski became the all-time top scoring foreigner in Bundesliga history on Saturday with Bayern Munich’s second goal against Wolfsburg. The Polish striker netted his 196th goal in the German league having drawn level on 195 with Werder Bremen veteran Claudio Pizarro a week ago...
  18. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Photos!! See How Thug Who Tried To Snatch Election Materials Was Burnt To Death In Akwa Ibom – Naijaloaded

    According to multiple reports, a suspected thug met his end today at the hands of angry youths in Akwa Ibom state. According to reports, some thugs alleged to be working for the All Progressives Congress (APC), tried to hijack electoral materials … Read more via Naijaloaded –...
  19. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro OMG!! Man Shot Dead Inside Politician’s House In Enugu (Graphics) – Naijaloaded

    It was a sorrowful moment after a man identified as Sunday Odo, was shot at the home of Senator Ayogu Eze, the Enugu State gubernatorial candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), in Umuonu-Umuida, Enugu-Ezike. It was gathered that the deceased … Read more via Naijaloaded –...
  20. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Journalist Kidnapped While Taking Photos of Underage Voters in Plateau –

    A journalist with PremiumTimes, Kunle Sanni, was on Saturday abducted while taking photos of underage voters at a polling unit in Plateau State. Sanni was taking photos of the children who were brandishing their voters card when he was reportedly accosted by an APC agent who spotted him. The …...