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  1. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Ohanaeze warns IPOB against maligning South East governors – The Guardian Nigeria News

    The Ohanaeze Youth Council (OYC) yesterday urged Ndigbo to disregard the claim by the Indigenous People of Biafra IPOB that South East governors had resolved to donate lands for the Ruga policy, describing it as a big joke. In a statement … Read more via The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria...
  2. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Kwara Gov’s Result Authentic – WAEC – Leadership Newspaper

    West African Examinations Council (WAEC) yesterday officially confirmed that Kwara State governor, AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq sat its secondary school leaving examination in 1976 at the Government College Kaduna. The council also confirmed that he sat for the exams using Razaq A.R. as contained in...
  3. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Mele Kyari: Buhari Never Asked NNPC for Any Favour – Thisdaylive

    As African Union member Countries celebrated 3rd African Anti-corruption Day yesterday, the Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Mr. Mele Kyari, has declared that President … Read more via Thisdaylive – Get More Nigeria...
  4. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Repatriating Stolen Funds Very Difficult – Magu – Leadership Newspaper

    Acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu has said that it has been difficult for the commission to repatriate stolen funds and assets in safe havens abroad. This is even as he said the agency was fighting powerful forces in the country. The … Read...
  5. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Jonathan Urges Implementation Of 2014 Confab Recommendations – Leadership Newspaper

    Former President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday urged President Muhammadu Buhari-led government to diligently implement key recommendations of the 2014 National Conference report to solve the numerous problems rocking the country. Jonathan, who spoke at the launching and presentation of the...
  6. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Court Discharges NIMASA Director, Bob-Nabena on Corruption Charges – Thisdaylive Newspaper

    A director with the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Mr. Felix Bob-Nabena, has been discharged by a Federal High Court in Lagos of wrongdoing on the charges filed against him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).... Read more via Thisdaylive...
  7. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Flood Kills Pregnant Woman, Others In Jos – Leadership Newspaper

    Three persons, including a pregnant woman, have been killed by flood that swept through some parts of Zinariya community in Jos. The flood, which resulted from days of downpour, also brought nine houses down.... Read more via Leadership Newspaper – Get More Nigeria...
  8. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Court Remands Man For Stabbing Neighbour To Death – Leadership Newspaper

    An Ebute Meta Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos has ordered that a 27-year-old man, Emeka Okechukwu, be remanded in prison for allegedly stabbing his neighbour, Kazeem Balogun, to death..... Read more via Leadership Newspaper – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  9. Nigeria World News

    World Pablo Escobar’s brother pours fuel on the flamethrower feud with Elon Musk – Digital Trends

    Remember Elon Musk’s “Not a Flamethrower” from last year? Pablo Escobar’s brother Roberto recently launched his own eerily similar product, a device he said looks almost identical because Musk stole the idea from him and then beat him to market... Read more via Digital Trends –...
  10. Nigeria World News

    World President Trump Is the Latest Critic of Facebook’s Libra – Wired

    Over the past two days, Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell has told members of both chambers of Congress that he has “many serious concerns” about Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency..... Read more via Wired – Get more World News
  11. Nigeria World News

    World The Hard-Luck Texas Town That Bet on Bitcoin—and Lost – Wired

    In 1952, The Saturday Evening Post christened Rockdale, Texas, “The Town Where It Rains Money.” An estimated 100 million tons of lignite coal lay buried a few miles south of the.... Read more via Wired – Get more World News
  12. Nigeria World News

    World Obama sends letter to prisoner he freed, who made the dean’s list: ‘I am so proud of you’ – USA Today

    President Barack Obama granted Danielle Metz clemency in 2016. Out of prison, she made the dean’s list in college. She wished she could thank Obama for his help.... Read more via USA Today – Get more World News
  13. Nigeria World News

    World Donald Trump Reveals Plan To Deport Illegal Nigerian Migrants, Others In US – Naijaloaded

    United States President, Donald Trump, has approved the massive arrest of Nigerians and citizens of other countries who are illegally living in the country, beginning from.... Read more via Naijaloaded – Get more World News
  14. Nigeria Business News

    Business NAFDAC seals ponmo factories using corpse chemicals for preservation – Nairametrics

    Three ponmo factories have been sealed off by the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) for endangering lives by using chemicals for embalming corpses for preservation. The factories, which specialise in importation of cow hides popularly known as “ponmo”, into...
  15. Nigeria Business News

    Business GTBank named best Bank in Africa at Euromoney Awards – P.M. News

    Foremost African financial institution, Guaranty Trust Bank plc has been named the Best Bank in Africa 2019 by Euromoney at its annual Awards for Excellence, which held in London on Wednesday, at the London Hilton Hotel, Park Lane.... Read more via P.M. News – Get...
  16. Nigeria Business News

    Business Despite NNPC’s denial, a new fuel price regime appears imminent – Nairametrics

    The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) may have dismissed reports suggesting that a new Petrol (Premium Motor Spirit) pump price is on the way, but recent developments indicate that a new price regime appears imminent. The NNPC Group General Manager, Group Public Affairs Division...
  17. Nigeria Business News

    Business Opera announces shared investment in OPay Nigeria – IT News Africa

    Provider of a rapidly growing mobile payment service and consumer platform, OPay has raised $50 million in total funding. The lead investors included IDG Capital, Sequoia China, Source Code Capital, Meituan-Dianping, GSR Ventures and Opera..... Read more via IT News Africa news alert –...
  18. Nigeria Business News

    Business Foreign airlines are complaining again – The Guardian Nigeria News

    It is a bad news item that foreign airlines are again raising safety concerns about our airports after a long period of perceived stability in the sensitive industry. The foreign airline operators are apparently concerned because outstanding issues of decrepit infrastructure … Read more via...
  19. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment 37 Questions with Actor Ayoola Ayolola – NdaniTV

    The crew caught up with fast rising actor and seasoned musician #AyoolaAyolola … via NdaniTV – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  20. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment U.S. Soccer Star Allie Long’s Hotel Room Burglarized, Wedding Ring And Honorary Key To NYC Stolen –

    Exclusive Getty U.S. soccer star Allie Long‘s L.A. hotel room was broken into … and her wedding ring, cash and her honorary key to NYC were stolen … via – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News