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  1. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment R. Kelly Arrested on Federal Sex Crime Charges –

    Exclusive Details Getty R. Kelly has been arrested on federal sex trafficking charges … TMZ has confirmed. According to law enforcement officials, Kelly was arrested Thursday in Chicago on charges contained in a 13-count indictment returned Thursday in the Northern District of Illinois. The...
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    Entertainment Heidi Klum & Tom Kaulitz Secretly Wedded in February! – BellaNaija

    Heidi Klum and Tom Kaulitz are married! The couple got married secretly in February after a 2-month engagement. Congratulations! (Photo … via BellaNaija – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
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    Entertainment Ex- #BBA contestant, #TayoFaniran accuses S. African rapper, #Aka, of xenophobia – Instablog9ja

    Ex- #BBA contestant, #TayoFaniran accuses S. African rapper, #Aka, of xenophobia.......... via Instablog9ja – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  4. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Nobody Was Paid To Vote Gbajabiamila As Speaker – Doguwa – Leadership Newspaper

    Hon. Alhassan Ado Doguwa represents Doguwa/Tudun Wada federal constituency of Kano State in the House of Representatives. In this interview with RUTH CHOJI, the new majority leader of the house refutes claims that members-elect were paid to vote for Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila as Speaker of the...
  5. Nigeria Political News

    Politics I want to turn Bayelsa to Dubai, Singapore of Nigeria — Igali By Gabriel Ewepu – Vanguard News

    ONE of the governorship aspirants of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Amb. Godknows Igali, in an interview with Vanguard spoke among others on how he will consolidate on the achievements of Governor Seriake Dickson, if elected.... Read more via Vanguard News – Get...
  6. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Ministerial list: Buhari holds secret meeting with Senate President, Others – P.M. News

    President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday night met behind closed doors with the leadership of the National Assembly (NASS) at the Presidential Villa, Abuja...... Read more via P.M. News – Get More Nigeria Political News
  7. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Ministerial List: Buhari In Closed-Door Meeting With NASS Leadership And Oshiomhole – Naijaloaded

    President Muhammadu Buhari, on Thursday night met behind closed-doors with the leadership of the National Assembly (NASS) at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the maiden meeting between the President and the NASS leadership was … Read more via...
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    Politics Ministerial List: I Am Under Tremendous Pressure – Buhari – Nairaland

    President Muhammadu Buhari has reacted to calls for him to form his cabinet. Addressing the leadership of the National Assembly during a dinner on Thursday night in Abuja, the President said he is under pressure to unveil his ministerial nominees. .... Read more via Nairaland –...
  9. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Dangote, Otedola promises Super Eagles $75k (N27m) for each goal in remaining AFCON matches – YabaLeftOnline

    Nigerian billionaires, Aliko Dangote and Femi Otedola have pledged $75,000 for every goal scored by the Super Eagles in their remaining games. The Super Eagles team had earlier gotten $75,000 from Aiteo Group, for the three goals scored in their 3-2 victory over Cameroon in the Round of 16. …...
  10. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Nigeria To Face Algeria In The Semi-Final Of AFCON – Nairaland

    The first semi final draw for the 2919 AFCON has been confirmed. Nigeria will face Algeria in the semi final . Yesterday, Nigeria defeated the Bafana Bafana of South Africa 2 vs 1 to qualify for the semis. But in the first round of 16 between Cote D’ Voire … read more via Nairaland –...
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    Sports [Goals Highlight] Tunisia 3 – 0 Madagascar (Watch Here) – Naijaloaded

    Tunisia reached their first Africa Cup of Nations semi-final since 2004 as they ended Madagascar’s fairytale run. The Eagles of Carthage, who will face Senegal in Sunday’s last-four tie, led through Ferjani Sassi’s deflected shot from the edge of the box. … read more via Naijaloaded |...
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    World Rattlesnake, whiskey, uranium found in traffic stop of stolen car – Autoblog

    GUTHRIE, Okla. — Police in Oklahoma say they found a rattlesnake, a canister of radioactive powdered uranium and an open bottle of Kentucky Deluxe whiskey during a traffic stop of a vehicle that had been reported stolen... read more via Autoblog – Get More Nigeria...
  13. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Madagascar fairytale ends as Tunisia sweep into semi-finals – Daily MonitorHome

    Tunisia ended Madagascar’s fairytale Africa Cup of Nations run in the quarter-finals on Thursday with a 3-0 win over the tournament debutants in Cairo. Ferjani Sassi’s heavily deflected strike gave Tunisia the lead early in the second half at Al Salam Stadium and Youssef Msakni squeezed …...
  14. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Video: Anthony Joshua arrives Lagos – P.M. News

    Former World Boxing Heavyweight Champion of the world Anthony Joshua arrived Nigeria Thursday for a visit. A video posted by Janet Joshua showed the champion being hailed by Nigerians at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport Lagos..... Read more via P.M. News –
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    Metro Federal Government records N10trn from TSA implementation – OAGF – Nairametrics

    Not less than N10 trillion has been received by the Federal Government from the implementation of the Treasury Single Account (TSA). This is according to the Account General of the Federation (OAGF)..... Read more via Nairametrics – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro El-Zakzaky’s supporters take protest to Lagos – The Guardian Nigeria News

    Some members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), otherwise known as Shiites, took their struggle for the release of their detained leader, Sheik Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, to Lago yesterday..... Read more via The Guardian Nigeria News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Nigerian man shot dead in S. Africa – Instablog9ja

    A Nigerian man, identified as Emeka, has been shot dead in South Africa, hours after the Super Eagles of Nigeria defeated the Bafana Bafana of South Africa... Read more via Instablog9ja – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  18. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Ecobank responds to sacking 1200 workers – Nairametrics

    Ecobank Plc has responded to the reports going viral on social media, that it sacked about 1200 members of its workforce, without considering the impact the decision could have on the Nigerian economy..... Read more via Nairametrics – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  19. Nigeria World News

    World Number of cases of syphilis in Europe hits all-time high – Telegraph News

    Increasingly risky sexual health behaviour has been linked to the number of cases of syphilis in Europe hitting an all-time high, with the UK seeing one of the steepest rises.... Read more via Telegraph News – Get more World News
  20. Nigeria World News

    World Many teen girls pressured by partners to get pregnant – Reuters

    Nearly one in eight sexually active teen girls are pressured by their partners to have unprotected sex and try to conceive when they don’t want a baby, a U.S. study suggests.... Read more via Reuters – Get more World News