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    General Health Why kidney failure is increasing in Nigeria —Pathologist – Punch Newspapers

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    Politics Emir Sanusi, Northern Nigeria and the rest of us – The Punch

    Hopefully Prof Ango Abdullahi and his power mongering cohorts from northern Nigerian listened to the Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II speak in Kaduna penultimate Monday. At 82, Abdullahi, who is a former Vice-Chancellor of the Ahmadu Bello University Zaria, should ordinarily be one … Read...
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    Metro Criminals smuggling rice into Nigeria with caskets, gas cylinders – Customs – The Punch – “nigeria” – Google News

    The Nigeria Customs Service says ingenuity deployed by criminals or smugglers has made it possible for contraband items to come into the country. The Customs’ Public Relations Officer, Mr Joseph Attah, said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Abuja on Wednesday. … Read...
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    Metro Nigeria and the raging Coronavirus monster – The Punch

    Karl Marx, in the opening of his classical work, The Manifesto of the Communist Party, published in 1848 with the assistance of Friedrich Engels, declared that a spectre was “haunting Europe”, the epicentre of the industrial capitalist world. That spectre was communism... Read more via...
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    Metro Nigerian phone vendors stuck in China over coronavirus – The Punch

    Vendors of phones and other technology products from Nigeria who travelled to China for the Chinese festival shopping season in late January are unable to do business or return to the country due to the Corona Virus outbreak. Phone traders and vendors who spoke … Read more via “nigeria” –...
  6. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports NPFL: Plateau suspend training over Pele’s death – Punch Newspapers

    The management of Plateau United of Jos said the team would not train on Thursday in honour of its Head Coach, Audu Pele, who died on Wednesday afternoon. The team’s media officer, Albert Dakup, announced this in a statement on Wednesday in Jos. News Agency of Nigeria reports … read more...
  7. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Recruitment forms ready next week, says Akeredolu – Punch Newspapers

    The Ondo State Governor, Mr Rotimi Akeredolu, has said the recruitment forms for the Operation Amotekun outfit will be ready next week. The governor, who spoke through his Special Adviser on Security Matter, Alhaji Jimoh Dojumo, said the recruitment on the operation process … Read more via...
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    Metro Nigeria recorded 43 building collapse cases in 2019 –Report – The Punch

    The fight against building collapse suffered a setback in 2019 as the country recorded not less than 43 incidents within the year. Figures obtained from the Building Collapse Prevention Guild, an advocacy group of built environment professionals, showed that Lagos had the highest … Read...
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    Metro North-Central, South-East, South-South zones most corrupt in Nigeria —NBS - Punch

    The National Bureau of Statistics has said the highest rate of corruption incidences in Nigeria from 2016 to 2019 occurred in the North-Central, South-East and South-South zones. The NBS said this in its report tagged “Corruption in Nigeria: Patterns and Trend 2019,” released on … Read more...
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    Politics Osinbajo to sue Timi Frank, offers to waive own immunity – Punch Newspapers

    Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says he is ready to waive his right to immunity from investigation in order clear his name of certain accusations. The Senior Advocate of Nigeria said the situation became necessary because of what he described as “defamatory and misleading assertions” by some...
  11. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Lionel Messi wins Champions League Forward of the Season – The Punch

    Lionel Messi has been named Forward of the Season for the 2018/19 UEFA Champions League. Details soon… read more via “lionel messi” – Google News – https://ift.tt/2UgnSRy Get More Nigeria Sports News
  12. Nigeria Business News

    Business Lessons from the $9bn award against Nigeria – The Punch

    The governance of Nigeria is always in the news for the wrong reasons; incidentally, most of the challenges facing the nation are avoidable. With our economic indicators virtually facing south, while our debt to revenue profile has hit 70%, the news that … Read more via “nigeria” – Google...
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    Politics Break-up not solution to Nigeria’s problems — Osinbajo – The Punch

    The Vice-President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, has said there is no truth in the thinking that the different regions of the country would prosper individually if the country breaks up. He said Nigeria needed to learn from the example of Sudan, which … Read more via “nigeria” – Google News –...
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    Politics PHOTOS: Police, Shiites clash in Abuja, one killed – Punch Newspapers

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    Entertainment Twitter reacts as Kemi Olunloyo claims to have worked in CNN for 20 years – Punch Newspapers

    Controversial blogger, Kemi Olunloyo, has set Twitter on fire following claims that she worked at CNN for 20 years. Olunloyo, who was detained for several months last year for alleged criminal defamation, said on Twitter that she was an investigative journalist with CNN from 1994 till 2014. …...
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    Entertainment Improve Nollywood, don’t ban foreign films, Twitter users tell Desmond Elliot – Punch Newspapers

    Nollywood actor and a lawmaker in the Lagos State House of Assembly, Desmond Elliot has called for the federal government to place a ban on foreign films. Elliot made this remark during an interview with HipTV. He likened the banning of foreign films to how the federal government banned...
  17. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Deputy commissioner of Police killed in Shiite, police clash – Punch Newspapers

    Protesting members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria have shot dead a senior police officer, DCP Umar, who was in charge of Operations at the Federal Capital Territory Police Command. Umar was reportedly gunned down as he tried to pacify the rampaging Shi’ite members who disrupted commercial...
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    Politics Buhari will not Islamise Nigeria, Arewa pastors assure Christians – Punch Newspapers

    The National Chairman, Arewa Pastors Non-denominational Initiative for Peace, Bishop Abu Richard, says President Muhammadu Buhari is not the cause of the killings in the country. Richard made this known while briefing newsmen on Pre-swearing-in Prayer Meeting on Saturday in Abuja. Richard...
  19. Nigeria Business News

    Business Chinese companies’ investments in Nigeria hit $20bn –CCCN – Punch Newspapers

    The quantum of investment in the Nigerian economy by Chinese companies has hit $20bn, the President, China Chambers of Commerce in Nigeria, Mr Ye Shuijin, has disclosed. He explained that the 160 Chinese firms operating in the country had also employed over 200,000 Nigerians, … Read more...
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    Metro US hails Nigeria for extraditing alleged Pakistani drug dealer – The Punch

    The United States Department of Justice has commended Nigerian security agents for aiding the arrest and extradition of a Pakistani, Muhammad Khan, said to have been indicted in the US for drug offences and money laundering. The US Consulate General said, in a statement … Read more via...