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    Politics I'm Still In Shock Over Makarfi's Victory - Ali Modu Sheriff

    Ali modu Sheriff, the sacked National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, has said that he is still in shock over the judgment of the Supreme Court which removed him from office on Wednesday. Sheriff said he was still waiting for his lawyers to brief him on the details of the judgment...
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    Politics Ailing President Buhari Calls Akande From UK Over Wife's Death

    Ailing Nigeria's President, Muhammadu Buhari has been reported to have written and telephoned the founding chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Chief Bisi Akande to condole with him on the death of his wife, Omowunmi. The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity...
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    [Video] Buhari In High Spirits, Recovering Fast – Osinbajo: Nigeria News Daily (12-07-2017)

    This video highlights the top news items as we saw it on Nigerian Bulletin today, 12 July, 2017. --- Buhari Is In Very High Spirit, Recuperating Fast – Osinbajo Confirms Ahmed Makarfi Is Authentic PDP Chairman, Supreme Court Rules Orji Kalu: There Will Be War if Northerners Attack Igbos
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    Politics Dino Melaye Dances, As Senate Swears-in PDP's Adeleke

    Nigeria's Senate Wednesday welcomed and sworn in the recently elected Senator representing Osun West senatorial district, Ademola Adeleke. He was joyfully welcomed by members of the Red Chambers, and especially with a dance welcome from controversial Kogi-west Senator, Dino Melaye. Recall that...
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    Metro Anambra: Mother Sells 2-Months-Old Baby To Buy Bicycle

    Oluchi Emeobi, a 24-year-old mother in Nnewi, Anambra State has been arrested and paraded for allegedly selling her two-month-old baby and used part of the proceeds to buy a motorcycle. Garba Umar, the state's commissioner of police disclosed this on Tuesday while parading about 100 suspects at...
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    Politics Why House Of Reps Ordered Removal Of CRS, IRS From Curriculum

    The House of Representatives on Tuesday ordered the removal of Christian Religious Knowledge and Islamic Religious Studies from the secondary school curriculum of the subject, Civic education. The parliament's involvement stems from controversial introduction of National Values/Civic Education...
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    Metro Nigeria: Today's Newspaper Headlines [12 July, 2017]

    Below are the headlines in some selected Nigerian newspapers today 12 July, 2017. Punch Osinbajo flies to London on Buhari’s invitation Reps give Osinbajo one-week ultimatum to swear in ministers FG can’t borrow any more – Finance minister Etisalat to raise fresh capital, reassures...
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    Politics 6 Reasons Why Osinbajo May Have Visited Ailing President Buhari In UK

    Nigeria's Vice (Acting) President, Yemi Osinbajo Tuesday embarked on a trip to see President Muhammadu Buhari - who has been on a medical vcation in Britain for an undisclosed ailment for over 60 days. Below are reasons why Osinbajo may have visited his principal: First Visit: Osinbajo's visit...
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    Politics House Of Reps Orders Removal Of CRS, IRS From Civic Education

    Nigeria's House of Representatives has ordered the removal of Christian Religious Knowledge and Islamic Religious Studies from the secondary school curriculum of the subject, Civic education. This move by the parliament comes amid the controversies around the revised secondary school...
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    [Video] EFCC Sent Assassins After Me, Bugged My Phone - Patience: Nigeria News Daily (11-07-2017)

    This video highlights the top news items as we saw it on Nigerian bulletin today, 11 July, 2017. --
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    Politics Osun: Senator-Elect Ademola Adeleke's Dance That Has Become The Internet Sensation [VIDEO]

    Osun West Senator-elect, Ademola Nurudeen Adeleke has become internet sensation with his dance moves after his victory at last weekend's by-elections. Adeleke, who contested under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, defeated APC's Hussein. Adeleke has been captured dancing to a...
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    Entertainment Watch Us Take Osun Back - Davido Reacts To Uncle Adeleke's Victory

    Nigerian musician, David Adeleke, popularly called 'Davido' has in an instagram post expressed his happiness over the victory of his uncle, Ademola Nurudeen Adeleke as Senator-elect for Osun West Senatorial District. Ademola Adeleke who won last weekend's elections under the platform of the PDP...
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    Metro Nnamdi Kanu Should Stop Saying Rubbish, Did He See The Civil War? - Enugu Cleric

    Leader of Nigeria's secessionist group, Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB), has been cautioned against unwanted utterances in his Biafra agitations. Head of the Enugu Province of the Anglican Communion, Archbishop Chukwuma, gave the warning in an interview with the Sun Newspaper. "The way...
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    Metro Masquerade Chases 14-year-old Boy To Death, Leaves Him In Pool Of Blood

    A masquerade, known as okorosha has pursued a 14-year-old pupil to his death by a fast-moving vehicle, The boy was crushed beyond recognition. The incident reportedly happened at Ogbaku, in the Owerri West Local Government Area of Imo State. A witness told PUNCH correspondent that the boy...
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    Metro Nigeria: Today's Newspaper Headlines [11 July, 2017]

    Below are the headlines in some selected Nigerian newspapers today, 11 July, 2017. Punch Hyenas, jackals’ll be ejected from the kingdom – Buhari’s wife Etisalat begins exit from Nigeria Akpobolokemi’s ally diverted NIMASA’s N745m —Witness Osinbajo gives contractors two weeks to complete...
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    [Video] Like Melaye, Senate President Saraki Faces Recall: Nigeria News Daily (10-07-2017)

    This video highlights the top news items as we saw it on Nigerian bulletin today, 10 July, 2017. --
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    Politics My Father, Buhari, Is Doing Pretty Good, Says Zahra On Twitter

    Zahra, daughter of Nigeria's President, Muhammadu Buhari has disclosed the state of health of her father when she was asked on twitter. Zahra had tweeted via her Twitter handle: “Afternoon Nigeria;’ to which someone had responded: ‘Where is your father please? #asking on behalf of Nigerians.”...
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    Metro Lagos: Robbers, Armed With Toy Guns, Rape Woman

    Joseph Nwadunobi, a 24- year-old man, has been arrested by men of the Nigerian Police Force for allegedly robbing two residents of Ajileye Street, in the Ijedodo area of Ijegun, Lagos State. According to PUNCH, Nwadunobi and his accomplices were armed with toy guns and cutlasses, and robbed one...
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    Politics Like Melaye, Senate President Saraki Faces Recall

    As the drama around the ejection of controversial Nigerian lawmaker, Senator Dino Melaye from the parliament continues, Senate President, Bukola Saraki may not be spared from the recall process, as the youths under the aegis of Kwara Youth Stakeholders Forum (KYSF) have threatened to recall the...
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    Metro Badoo: Ikorodu Residents Now Blow Whistles To Ward Off Cultists

    Residents of Ikorodu – who now live in fear of attacks from deadly cultst group, Badoo – may have thought out a way of alarming neighbours and ward off intending attacks from the cultists, as the sales of whistles in the area have increased. Report by The Guardian says that the demand and...
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