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  1. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Festus Keyamo: Olusegun Obasanjo, TY Danjuma, Ibrahim Babangida won’t decide Muhammadu Buhari’s fate – TODAY.NG

    Ahead of February 2019 presidential election, the campaign organisation of the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential candidate, Muhammadu Buhari, has declared that it was not bothered by the gang-up by certain retired Generals, against a fresh mandate for the party’s presidential...
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    Politics Dapo Abiodun pledges to improve on Ibikunle Amosun’s template – TODAY.NG

    The governorship candidate of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ogun State, Prince Dapo Abiodun, has promised to build on the performance template of the incumbent governor if elected into the office. -- Read more via TODAY.NG – Get More Nigeria Political News
  3. Nigeria Business News

    Business NAICOM cancels controversial insurance industry recapitalisation – TODAY.NG

    The controversial recapitalisation exercise in insurance industry, tagged Tier Based Solvency Capital increase, initiated by the insurance industry regulator, the National Insurance Commission (NAICOM), has been cancelled. The commission officially announced the cancellation at the weekend...
  4. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro US embassy warns of ‘possible terrorist threat’ in DR Congo – TODAY.NG

    The US embassy in Kinshasa said it has received information about a "possible terrorist threat" against its facilities in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Read more via TODAY.NG – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    General Health WHO: 420 million people have diabetes – TODAY.NG

    No fewer than 420 million adults have diabetes, the World Health Organisation (WHO) has said, adding that the number has been increasing steadily over the last three decades. WHO said in its Global Report on Diabetes that the global prevalence of adult diabetes has nearly quadrupled since 1980...
  6. Nigeria World News

    World Donald Trump: Media uses pipe bomb case to score ‘political points’ – TODAY.NG

    President Donald Trump has accused the US news media of using reporting on the suspect in at least 14 bombs sent to some of his prominent critics to score political points against him. Read more via TODAY.NG – Get more World News
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    World Two children die after migrant boat sinks off western Turkey – TODAY.NG

    Two children died after a boat carrying migrants sank just 50 meters off Turkey’s western coast near Bodrum on Monday, the coastguard said. Read more via TODAY.NG – Get more World News
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    Politics Ahmed Makarfi: I’m not in senatorial race – TODAY.NG

    Contrary to the report that Ahmed Makarfi is fighting Suleiman Hunkuyi over the Kaduna North Senatorial slot, the former governor said that he’s not in the senatorial race. Read more via TODAY.NG – -- Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Metro DSS personnel stabbed to death in Cross River – TODAY.NG

    The personnel of the Department of State Services (DSS), Mr. Michael Orusede, has been stabbed to death in Obanliku Local Government Area of Cross River State. Read more via TODAY.NG – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Overland Airways: Foreign object impact cause of aircraft fire in hangar – TODAY.NG

    The Management of Overland Airways has attributed impact of foreign object on its ATR aircraft as the cause of inferno, which engulfed its airplane at the General Aviation Terminal (GAT) of the Murtala Muhammed Airport (MMA), Lagos on Friday. Read more via TODAY.NG –
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    General Health Drug abuse: Youths now dominate psychiatric clinic – TODAY.NG

    A Consultant psychiatrist with the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa Teaching Hospital (ATBTH), Bauchi, Dr Abubakar Bagudu, says eight out of every 10 patients brought to the mental clinic of the hospital are youths who abused drugs. Read more via TODAY.NG
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    Metro Poor turnout of voters, confusion as Plateau holds LG elections – TODAY.NG

    A poor turnout of voters has been observed in most polling units in Plateau as the state holds elections into its local government councils. Read more via TODAY.NG – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Politics [email protected]: David Mark urges citizens not to lose faith in project Nigeria – TODAY.NG

    Former President of the Senate and Peoples Democratic Party Presidential aspirant, Senator David Mark, has implored the citizenry not to lose faith in the project Nigeria. Read more via TODAY.NG – -- Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Sports Peter Rufai warns Gernot Rohr on Ikechukwu Ezenwa’s bench role – TODAY.NG

    Former Super Eagles goalkeeper Peter Rufai has urged the national team coach, Gernot Rohr, to equally give Ikechukwu Ezenwa playing time rather than pin his hopes on Francis Uzoho. read more via TODAY.NG – --------------- Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Politics Osun guber: Group raises alarm over voter inducement – TODAY.NG

    The growing trend of voters’ inducement ahead of September 22 governorship election in Osun is worrisome. An election observer and monitoring group, the Youth Initiative for Advocacy, Growth and Advancement (YIAGA Africa), made the assertion on Thursday in Osogbo, the state capital. The group...
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    Politics Osun guber: Police to ensure synergy with security agencies – TODAY.NG

    The police said on Thursday that they would ensure synergy with other security agencies in providing adequate security during the September 22 governorship poll in Osun. The Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, said this in Abuja at a meeting with security agencies and CSOs to harmonise...
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    Metro SGF tasks Governor-elect Fayemi on prompt payment of salaries, illegal mining – TODAY.NG

    Mr Boss Mustapha, Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), has advised Ekiti Governor-Elect, Dr Kayode Fayemi, to ensure prompt payment of staff salaries and address illegal mining in the state. Mustapha gave the advice while speaking with newsmen after a closed-door meeting with...
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    Metro Police docks lawyer over alleged N12.5 million fraud – TODAY.NG

    The police in Lagos on Thursday arraigned a senior lawyer, Chief Chito Ezeani before the Federal High Court in Lagos over an alleged N12.530, 000 million fraud. Ezeani, who was docked before Justice Sule Hassan alongside his company, Amazing Grace Properties and Agency, is facing a seven...
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    Politics Expulsion: Senator Kashamu writes Uche Secondus, INEC, DSS, Police – TODAY.NG

    The Senator representing Ogun East in the National Assembly, Buruji Kashamu, has on Monday formally written to the State Independent National Electoral Commission, Department of State Services, and the police to disregard his expulsion by the Peoples Democratic Party. -- Read more via TODAY.NG...
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    Sports Asaba 2018: Casual workers protest unpaid allowances – TODAY.NG

    Casual workers engaged by the Local Organising Committee (LOC) of the just concluded African Senior Athletics Championship, on Monday, staged a protest over alleged unpaid allowances by their employers. read more via TODAY.NG – --------------- Get More Nigeria Sports News