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  1. Nigeria Political News

    Politics This is what Buhari believes caused the killings of 30 people in his home state – Pulse Nigeria News

    President Muhammadu Buhari advises local communities to stop meting out capital punishment to bandits when they catch one. President Muhammadu Buhari has identified the main reason behind the killings of people in two villages.... Read more via Pulse Nigeria News – https://ift.tt/2uP8HXp...
  2. Nigeria Political News

    Politics “You Are A Man Without Character” – Wike Blasts Oshiomhole – Nairaland

    The ongoing clash between the Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, and the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, continued on Saturday when the governor described the party chairman as a man without character.... Read more via Nairaland –...
  3. Nigeria Political News

    Politics ‘I Won’t Negotiate With Criminals But Fight Them’ – Gov Bello – Naijaloaded

    Kogi state governor, Yahaya Bello has stated that instead of his administration to negotiate with criminals, it would fight them tooth and nail. He made this known on Friday while speaking at the... Read more via Naijaloaded – https://ift.tt/2HFSiYl Get More Nigeria Political News
  4. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Scintillating Arsenal run riot against Newcastle – P.M. News

    An excellent second-half performance from Arsenal, whose increased intensity and quality was too much for Newcastle ensured they ran riot at the Emirate Stadium on Sunday evening.... Read more via P.M. News – https://ift.tt/2Szst2d Get More Nigeria Sports News
  5. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Ranked: Here are 10 best Nigerian stars to ever play in Premier League (See Kanu, Okocha’s position) – Legit.ng

    Odion Ighalo would be making his debut for Mancher United on Monday, February 17, against Chelsea during Red Devils' first game after the winter break scheduled to hold at Stamford Bridge. The Nigerian ex-international arrived in Manchester United from Chinese side... read more via Legit.ng...
  6. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro My Passion Is To Collect Automobiles – Dino Melaye Reveals – Naijaloaded

    Controversial Nigerian Politician, Dino Melaye, this afternoon, took on Nigerians who speak against his collection of automobiles. In a post he shared on his Instagram page, Dino said while homosexuals spend so much money on same sex, occults buy blood for … Read more via Naijaloaded |...
  7. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Trending video of an African man preaching the gospel onboard a flight – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    An African man caused a stir onboard a flight recently when he stood up and began to preach the gospel. Nigerian Twitter user @victorsozaboy who witnessed this, shared the video on his Twitter handle and wrote ”If you think you can skip church just because … Read more via Welcome To Ladun...
  8. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Disney Star Nikita Pearl Waligwa dies at 15 – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Nikita Pearl Waligwa, the Ugandan child actress who starred in Disney’s Queen of Katwe, a film about a chess prodigy from a slum in Uganda, has died. She shot to fame after she played Gloria who hailed from the slums of Uganda in the movie... via Linda Ikeji’s Blog – https://ift.tt/2SMVzdu...
  9. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Nina vows no one will ever know her husband – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    BBN’s Nina has vowed no one will know her husband. The reality star who had her introduction yesterday, well she has corrected us saying, it’s her traditional wedding, vowed no one will ever know her husband no matter how hard they try. ”People been working overtime to … via Welcome To...
  10. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Photos from actress Anita Joseph’s wedding ceremony – Legit.ng

    Nigerian actress Anita Joseph has said her marriage vows to her husband, Real Mc Fish. The actress and Real Mc Fish tied the knot on Friday, February 14, which was Valentine's Day, a day to celebrate love.... via Legit.ng – https://ift.tt/39C5WHI Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  11. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Nigeria broke under Buhari – BMO – The Punch

    The Buhari Media Organisation says the regime of the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), will not implement policies that will affect the existence of the poor while raising revenue to fund the nation’s infrastructure projects.... Read more via The Punch –...
  12. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Violence: Nigeria requires uncompromising political will — Brazilian minister – Guardian Nigeria

    For Nigeria to combat the menace of Boko Haram and other cases of extreme violence, the Brazilian Minister for External Relations, Ernesto Araujo, has said a strong political will is crucial.... Read more via Guardian Nigeria – https://ift.tt/38Ae2QU Get More Nigeria Political News
  13. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro UK group trains 100,000 Nigerian teachers – The Punch

    The United Kingdom-based Universal Learning Solution has trained over 100,000 teachers in Nigeria in early grade learning and the practice of teaching primary school pupils how to read aloud. Among the beneficiaries of the teaching were those involved in early grade learning, Nursery, Primary...
  14. Nigeria Political News

    Politics “You Are A Man Without Character” – Wike Blasts Oshiomhole – Naijaloaded

    The ongoing clash between the Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, and the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, continued on Saturday when the governor described the party chairman as a man without character.... Read more via Naijaloaded –...
  15. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Shehu Sani Replies Presidency Says “You Taught PDP How To Politicize Insecurity – Naijaloaded

    A former lawmaker, Shehu Sani, has responded to the allegations of the presidency bordering on insecurity. The Presidency on Saturday raised alarm over plots by the... Read more via Naijaloaded – https://ift.tt/2SHT4c4 Get More Nigeria Political News
  16. Nigeria Political News

    Politics David Lyon’s sack: Why Oshiomhole should be sacked, prosecuted – Afenifere – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Yoruba Socio-Cultural organisation, Afenifere, on Sunday called for the removal and prosecution of Adams Oshiomhole, National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, over his recent inflammatory comment.... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – https://ift.tt/2SQIiQW Get More...
  17. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Regional security outfits threat to Nigeria’s survival – Ita-Enang – Vanguard News

    The Senior Special Assistant to the President, Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Ita Enang has warned that the ongoing agitations for regional security outfits was a threat to survival of Nigeria.... Read more via Vanguard News – https://ift.tt/2Pe6xb1 Get More Nigeria Political News
  18. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Your claims on herdsmen killings filled with lies, Delta Community blast CP – Vanguard News

    THE Delta State Commissioner of Police, Hafiz Inuwa, has been accused of being economical with the truth in the reported killing of farmers by persons suspected to be Fulani herdsmen in Uwheru community, Ughelli North local government area of Delta State. The CP while speaking to … Read...
  19. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Gunmen abduct permanent secretary in midnight raid – Olisa.tv

    The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Works in Nasarawa State, Alhaji Jibrin Giza, was in the early hours of Sunday, abducted by yet-to-be-identified gunmen. This was confirmed by the Commissioner of Police in the state, Mr Bola Longe, who told newsmen in Lafia that the permanent secretary was...
  20. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro How Neglected Nigerian oil producing community got tap water first time in decades – Premium Times

    A 24-year-old Nigerian woman, Remarkable Mary, in August last year made a record achievement in her humanitarian work – she built a borehole water project for a neglected oil-producing community in Akwa Ibom, South-south Nigeria. It was the first time in several decades the people of … Read...