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  1. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Money Moves: Cardi B files to trademark ‘Okurrr’ – WTOP

    (LOS ANGELES) — After Pepsi built an entire Super Bowl ad around Cardi B saying her signature phrase … via WTOP – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  2. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Those Against Atiku Going To Court Are Evil Minds, Says Obasanjo | Sahara Reporters

    Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has berated those against the decision of Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), to challenge the outcome of the February 23 presidential election. He also commended the decision of the Osun Elections Petition Tribunal...
  3. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Benue REC confirms attack on INEC convoy – P.M. News

    The INEC Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC)for Benue, Dr Nentawe Yilwatda, has confirmed the attack on the commission’s convoy on Gboko-Makurdi road by unknown gunmen on Saturday night. Yilwatda told Journalists in the early hours of Sunday at the INEC headquarters Makurdi, that the …...
  4. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Buhari eulogises late Emir of Patigi – Pulse Nigeria

    President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday eulogised the late Emir of Patigi in Kwara, Alhaji Ibrahim Umar, calling him a man of tradition who was very passionate about the development of the state. The President who gave the. eulogy at the Fidau prayers for the late Emir … Read more via Pulse...
  5. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Zamfara signs N135.4bn 2019 budget into law – P.M. News

    Gov. Abdula’ziz Yari of Zamfara on Saturday signed the 2019 budget of the state into law. Yari had on Monday presented the 2019 proposed budget bill of N135.326 billion to the state state House of Assembly. Earlier, presenting the documents to Gov. Yari, the Speaker … Read more via P.M...
  6. Nigeria Business News

    Business Loses at NNPC hit N551.46b in four years – The Guardian Nigeria News

    The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) recorded loses in the region of N551.46b from January 2015 to December 2018. Details of financial records published on the company’s website revealed that the national oil company repeatedly failed to meet projected … Read more via The...
  7. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Diana Ross Calls Out Michael Jackson Critics: “Stop In The Name Of Love” –

    Diana Ross is now the latest celebrity to defend Michael Jackson since the two-part HBO documentary Leaving Neverland aired. The music legend took to Twitter Saturday to speak out on behalf of her late friend. To get her point across, she used the title of the 1965 Motown single.... via...
  8. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Eniola Badmus Makes ‘Suicide’ Post, But Here’s What She’s Actually Doing –

    Eniola Badmus may have overstepped in her attempt to promote her latest film. Yesterday, the actress took to her Snapchat to say that she is “thinking suicide,” triggering worried reactions from fans, with many reaching out with encouraging messages in her comment section. But it turns out...
  9. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Kids’ Choice 2019 Awards: Check Out the Full List of Winners List –

    The 2019 edition of Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards was aired on Saturday night (March 22) at the Galen Center in Los Angeles. The show was hosted by DJ Khaled, and awards were handed out honours in the categories of music, movies, TV and more.... via – Get...
  10. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Swanky Jerry Shades the Heck Out of Tobi Bakre on Instagram: ‘You are Childish’ –

    Swanky Jerry has joined the list of Nigerians who have a lot to say about Tobi Bakre. Recall that the latest drama started after the last episode of the #BBNaija Reunion show aired...... via – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  11. Nigeria Political News

    Politics #KanoRerun: PDP maintains precarious lead in Kano – INFORMATION NIGERIA

    The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is maintaining a very narrow lead after the announcement of results of 24 local governments in Kano State. Before the rerun election, PDP led with over 26,000 votes. But after the announcement of 24 LGs after the re-run election, APC has polled 33,936 …...
  12. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Tambuwal now walking tightrope as PDP closes gap with one LGA left – Premium Times Nigeria

    Governor Aminu Tambuwal, the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the Sokoto State governorship election, now walks a tightrope as the margin of win between him and the opposition has narrowed with results from only one local government area, Kebbe, now being awaited for collation...
  13. Nigeria Political News

    Politics UPDATED: Simon Lalong Re-Elected As Plateau State Governor – Premium Times Nigeria

    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared governor Simon Lalong of the All Progressive Congress (APC) the winner of the 2019 governorship election in Plateau State. Richard Kimbir, the Vice Chancellor of the University of Agriculture, Makurdi, made the declaration on...
  14. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Benue REC confirms attack on INEC convoy on Gboko-Makurdi road – Premium Times Nigeria

    The INEC Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) for Benue, Nentawe Yilwatda, has confirmed the attack on the commission’s convoy on Gboko-Makurdi road by unknown gunmen on Saturday night. Mr Yilwatda told journalists in the early hours of Sunday at the INEC headquarters Makurdi, that the...
  15. Nigeria Political News

    Politics DEVELOPING: Tambuwal In Slender Lead Over APC In Sokoto With Four LGs Left – Sahara Reporters

    Aminu Tambuwal, candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Sokoto State, is currently leading by a slim margin after collation of results from 18 Local Government Areas (LGAs). Results collation for the Sokoto State governorship election is currently taking place at the state collation...
  16. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Miami Open: Serena withdraws with knee injury – P.M. News

    Serena Williams has withdrawn from the Miami Open with a left knee injury, tournament officials said on Saturday. It is the second consecutive WTA event in which the American has been unable to continue, after her retirement from last week’s tournament in Indian Wells with a viral … read...