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  1. Nigeria World News

    World US pledges to continue Epstein investigation amid fears his death will silence future revelations – Yahoo News

    Jeffrey Epstein, the disgraced American financier charged with child sex trafficking, took his secrets to the grave after apparently hanging himself in a prison cell while awaiting trial. The FBI launched an investigation into the death as a row erupted over how Epstein was … Read more via...
  2. Nigeria World News

    World After El Paso Walmart shooting, Texas to welcome guns in mosques, churches and school grounds – Yahoo News

    At the beginning of September, 10 new laws that loosen restrictions on public gun possession will take effect in Texas, a mere month after the … Read more via Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines – Get more World News
  3. Nigeria World News

    World A young gay couple from New Zealand seek $25,000 in crowdfunding to pay for IVF and approvals – Mail Online

    A young gay couple who desperately want to start a family have launched a crowdfunding appeal to pay for in vitro fertilisation. Ryan Curran, 27, and Jerome Pacquing, 25, from Tauranga, New Zealand have arranged for an egg donor and a surrogate, but they need an additional $25,000... Read...
  4. Nigeria World News

    World Daimler Allegedly Faced With $1.1 Billion Fine For Diesel Emissions Cheating Software – news – Carscoops

    Daimler is reportedly going to be slapped with a huge fine, which can range between 800 million to 1 billion euros ($897 million to $1.12 billion), by German authorities over emissions-related violations. German magazine Der Spiegel claims that the German Federal Motor Transport Authority...
  5. Nigeria World News

    World Nearly 100 candidates in race to become Tunisia president – Daily MonitorHome

    Nearly 100 people including the prime minister have thrown their hats into the ring to become Tunisia’s next president, with a last minute rush to meet Friday’s registration deadline. A total of 98 presidential hopefuls submitted their paperwork by the official 6:00 pm (1700 GMT) deadline, …...
  6. Nigeria Business News

    Business MTN Nigeria gets Fintech licence, launches Yello Digital Financial Services – Mobility Nigeria

    MTN Nigeria has successfuly secured a Super Agent Licence from Nigeria’s banking regulator, the Central Bank, to provide financial services in the country through its subsidiary, Yello Digital Financial Services (YDFS) Limited. This positions the company strategically to play in the booming...
  7. Nigeria Business News

    Business Payroll lending gaining prominence in Nigeria – Report – The Punch

    Payroll lending activities have grown in prominence mainly attributable to the unmet demand for small-sum short-term credit by low to middle-income individuals since 2010. Agusto & Co stated this in its report on ‘Rising prominence of payroll lending activities in Nigeria,’ which explained the...
  8. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment BBNaija 2019 – Housemates Paired For Serious Games…. – Stella Dimoko

    The Ladies and the guys have been paired again!!! MunchIt Challenge of the day. The task brief read that housemates are to pick their partners... via Stella Dimoko – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
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    Entertainment Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth Break Up After Less Than 1 Year of Marriage – E! Online (US)

    It looks like the honeymoon phase is over for Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth. The couple, who tied the knot last December in an intimate ceremony, has decided to call it quits, People reports. “Liam and Miley have agreed to separate at this … via E! Online (US) – Top Stories –...
  10. Nigeria Political News

    Politics President Buhari’s Sallah Message To Nigerians – Stella Dimoko

    President Muhammadu Buhari has said the greatest commitment to Islam is for Muslims to put its good virtues into practice, and … Read more via Stella Dimoko – Get More Nigeria Political News
  11. Nigeria Political News

    Politics What God told me about Osinbajo’s helicopter crash — Adeboye – YabaLeftOnline

    Pastor Enoch Adeboye while preaching at the Holy Ghost Service of the Redeemed Christian Church of God 67th Annual Convention on Friday August 9, recalled how God told him about the danger Vice President Yemi Osinbajo was in before the helicopter crash he survived in February with his team …...
  12. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Employ strategy to deal with insecurity, Anglican bishop tells FG – The Guardian Nigeria News

    The Diocesan Bishop of Owo, Anglican Communion, Rt. Rev. Stephen Fagbemi has called on the Federal Government to employ a strategy that will enable it deal with the issue of insecurity in the country. He lamented that so many lives had been wasted.. Read more via The Guardian Nigeria News –...
  13. Nigeria Political News

    Politics We’re working quietly to make Nigeria peaceful – Gowon – The Punch

    A former Head of State, Gen. Yakubu Gowon, on Saturday urged Nigerians to embark on self-examination on how he or she had contributed to peaceful coexistence in the country. He said efforts were on to quietly resolve the problems facing the country. Gowon, who … Read more via “nigeria” –...
  14. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Trump retweets conspiracy theory tying Clintons to Epstein’s death – The Washington Post

    BRIDGEWATER, N.J. — President Trump used his Twitter account Saturday to spread a baseless conspiracy theory about the death of Jeffrey Epstein, a wealthy and politically connected financier who had been facing multiple charges of sex trafficking involving underage girls. Trump’s own Justice...
  15. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Serena Williams overcomes Bouzkova scare in Toronto, to meet Andreescu in final – P.M. News

    Serena Williams rallied from one set down to beat Marie Bouzkova, a Czech qualifier, and make the final of the WTA Rogers Cup in Toronto... read more via P.M. News – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports Why Anthony Joshua, Andy Ruiz rematch was moved to Saudi Arabia – The Guardian Nigeria News

    Anthony Joshua’s rematch with Andy Ruiz Jr will take place on December 7 in Diriyah, Saudi Arabia. An official announcement was made on Friday night confirming the bout for the IBF, WBA and WBO titles. Joshua lost the belts in a shock defeat … read more via The Guardian Nigeria News –...
  17. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Greizmann, Suarez score as Barcelona thrash Italian League giants in last preseason game –

    Spanish League champions Barcelona stretch their preseason winning streak to five games following their 4-0 win over Napoli at the Michigan Stadium. And this makes it their second straight victory over the Italian League giants in about four days having defeated them 2-1 on Thursday, August 8...
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    Sports Reigning champions Nigeria crush Tunisia in 2019 Women’s AfroBasket opener –

    Reigning Women’s AfroBasket champions Nigeria got their title defence off to the perfect start with a crushing victory over Tunisia in Dakar. Nigeria, who beat Senegal in the final two years ago, saw off their north African opponents 75-26 at the Dakar Arena to make the … read more via...
  19. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Queen Elizabeth II Honours 20 Year Old Nigerian For Outstaning Performance… – Stella Dimoko

    This is amazing!!!………. Read more via Stella Dimoko – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  20. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro ‘Nobody denied Obi Visa’ – Aide –

    Dr Peter Obi, the Vice Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has not been denied visa by any embassy in Nigeria, according to a statement by his Media Adviser, Mr. Valentine Obienyem. Obienyem, reacting to the news circulating on social media, said the irony of the...