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  1. Nigeria Business News

    Business NNPC shuts recruitment application portal – Newtelegraph

    The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has shut down the portal for employment application as the phase two of the ongoing recruitment exercise by the corporation beckons. Group General Manager, Group Public Affairs Division, Mr. Ndu Ughamadu, who declared this yesterday...
  2. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Monica Files for Divorce from Shannon Brown – BellaNaija

    TMZ is reporting that Grammy-winning RnB star Monica has filed for divorce from her ex-NBA player husband Shannon Brown. There are no details on the divorce as well as what may have led to the development. Social media users have also noticed that Monica hasn’t been wearing her ring in...
  3. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment #DoubleWahalaReloaded: Princess trolled over ‘fake’ American accent – YabaLeftOnline

    The Big Brother Naija reunion has lived up to the hype and is still brewing controversial moments on social media as last night saw former housemate, Princess, dragged over her fake American accent. The reality TV star at a point was captured having an argument with comedian Dee-One who...
  4. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment TBoss praises Uti’s ”carrot” amid pregnancy talks – YabaLeftOnline

    The pregnancy rumours trailing reality TV stars Uti Nwachukwu and Tboss has taken a new twist as she vouched for Uti’s carrot via an Instagram comment. While reacting to a post on Uti’s page, a fan had questioned his virility and wondered how possible it could be for him to impregnate … via...
  5. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Date all men when searching for a life partner – Actress Ngozi – Laila’s Blog

    Nigerian actress, Ngozi, has advised women in search of a life partner to date all kinds of men til they find that special one. Taking to her Instagram page, the ex-beauty queen penned down a relationship advice to single ladies in search of love. She advised women … via Nigeria News |...
  6. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment FBI reviewing why Jussie Smollet charges were dropped – Laila’s Blog

    The FBI is now reviewing why of all 16 criminal charges against Jussie Smollett, were dropped, according to reports. Two law enforcement officials are said to have confirmed the probe on the same day that recused Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx, center, broke her silence to … via...
  7. Nigeria Political News

    Politics APC’s Senate presidency crisis deepens – The Guardian Nigeria News

    A group of senators-elect campaigning for Senate Leader Ahmed Lawan yesterday, dismissed claims by former Senate Leader Mohammed Ali Ndume as untrue and misleading. This has heightened the intra-party intrigues in the APC around the choice of the president of Nigeria’s ninth Senate...
  8. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Ugwuanyi, Ikpeazu, Ihedioha, others receive Certificates of Return – Vanguard News Nigeria

    INDEPENDENT National Electoral Commission, INEC, yesterday issued Certificates of Return to governors-elect in the southeast geopolitical zone. These included Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State; Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State; Governor Dave Umahi of Ebonyi State and Chief Emeka...
  9. Nigeria Political News

    Politics 9th Assembly and the speakership contest – Vanguard News Nigeria

    AS Nigerians get set to usher in the Ninth National Assembly, especially in the House of Representatives, in June this year, the quest for who emerges as Speaker has rightly dominated discourse in the polity..... Read more via Vanguard News Nigeria – Get More Nigeria...
  10. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Shehu Sani Reacts As Fashola Says “Some States Have Almost 24 Hours Supply” – Nairaland

    Shehu Sani, the Senator representing Kaduna Central has reacted As Mr. Babatunde Fashola Says "Some States Have Almost 24 Hours Supply"...... Read more via Nairaland – Get More Nigeria Political News
  11. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Ahmed Musa reportedly gifts N250,000 to street cleaner in Asaba – YabaLeftOnline

    Super Eagles forward, Ahmed Musa has reportedly given a street cleaner in Asaba a sum of N250,000. According to reports, the woman had come around the Super Eagles Camp in Delta State in search of a menial job of N3,000. It was gathered that after one of their training … read more via...
  12. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Courtois asks Hazard to join him at Real Madrid – Laila’s Blog

    Goalkeeper, Thibaut Courtois has revealed that he like team-mate and star Eden Hazard to join him at Real Madrid this summer. Hazard revealed in early February he had made a decision over his future, but the star attacker is yet to announce his plans. The … read more via Nigeria News |...
  13. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Floyd Mayweather’s ex accuses him of $3m theft – Laila’s Blog

    Floyd Mayweather‘s ex-fiancée, Shantel Jackson, has accused the boxer of stealing $3 million in jewelry from her following their split. From court documents obtained exclusively by TheBlast, Jackson has offered up a complete list of items she claims the multi-million dollar fighter took from...
  14. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Nigeria vs Egypt: How Arsenal, Chelsea, Leicester City reacted to Super Eagles’ 1-0 win over Pharaohs – Daily Post Nigeria

    Arsenal, Chelsea and Leicester City have reacted to Nigeria’s 1-0 win over Egypt on Tuesday. The club monitored proceedings at the Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba, Delta State. Also Danish club, FC Midtjylland officially reacted to the Super Eagles win against the Pharoahs.... read more via...
  15. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Quadri, Omotayo out of 2019 Qatar Open – Newtelegraph

    Nigeria’s duo of Aruna Quadri and Olajide Omotayo have been eliminated from the ITTF World Tour Qatar Open men’s singles event in the first round. Omotayo suffered defeat in the hand of the Oman Open champion – Lin Yun-Ju of Chinese Taipei, after a close contest. … read more via...
  16. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro N3.6bn fraud: EFCC begins trial of ex-NDDC Director, Omatsuli – Newtelegraph

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) yesterday commenced the trial of a former Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Engineer Tuoyo Omatsuli and three others over alleged N3.6 billion fraud at a Federal High Court in Lagos.... Read more via Newtelegraph –...
  17. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro 6 Head Teachers Arrested, Others Demoted In Delta and here’s why! – Plus TV Africa

    Delta State Government says despite the state’s prevailing challenges, it will not introduce payment of school fees in its primary and post-primary schools but to double.... Read more via Plus TV Africa – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  18. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro UNIZIK Deputy Vice Chancellor welcomes quadruplets after years of waiting – YabaLeftOnline

    The Deputy Vice Chancellor of Nnamdi Azikiwe University, UNIZIK, in Awka, Anambra state, has welcomed a set of quadruplets after waiting for years... Read more via YabaLeftOnline – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  19. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Fees: School owner to pay N25m for caning pupil – Newtelegraph

    An Ikeja High Court, Lagos, yesterday ordered the proprietress of Cendom International Nursery and Primary School, Olodi-Apapa, Lagos, Mrs. Uche Owen, to pay N25 million as damages to a five-year-old pupil, Destiny Kalu.... Read more via Newtelegraph – Get More...
  20. Nigeria Business News

    Business Ghana named among top 10 investment destinations in Africa – Pulse Nigeria News

    Ghana has been made as one of the top 10 attractive investment destinations in Africa. Although the country recently had gone through series of banking crisis in its history, and also the performance of the local currency has not been stable for some time, the Rand… Read more via Pulse...