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  1. RemmyAlex

    Metro THROWBACK: SEE The Exchange Rate of Naira to Dollar in 1980 [See Photo]

    N999 Naira was $1,830? 36years later, What has gone wrong? Source: Abiola Falayajo
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    World America's Presidential Race: Donald Trump Suffers Surprise Defeat to Ted Cruz

    Texas Senator Ted Cruz has won the Iowa Republican caucuses, the first vote to choose US presidential candidates. "Tonight is a victory for courageous conservatives," he declared, to great applause, as he railed against Washington, lobbyists and the media. He took 28% of the Republican...
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    Politics U.S. Endorsement Shows Buhari Is Winning Anti-Corruption Fight - FG

    The Federal Government has commended the United States endorsement of its anti-corruption fight, calling it an incentive to continue with the battle that must be won for the Nigeria to achieve sustainable growth. The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, told media executives in...
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    World President Obama’s 2016 and Final State of the Union Address

    President Barrack Obama of United States, last night delivered his 2016 State of the union address and which is also the last union address as the States will go into another presidential elections soon. The address focused on employment, immigration, economy and central on ISIS issues and...
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    World World's Most-Wanted Drug Lord Chapo Guzman Recaptured

    Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, world's most-wanted drug lord who fled through a tunnel from a maximum security prison in a made-for-Hollywood escape that deeply embarrassed the Mexican government and strained the country's ties with the United States six months ago, has been recaptured. Mexican...
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    World US Sends Two Guantánamo Detainees to Ghana

    The United States on Wednesday transferred two Yemeni men who had been imprisoned at Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, for nearly 14 years to Ghana , the Pentagon said. The transfer marked the start of what is expected to be a flurry of 17 departures in early 2016. The Pentagon said Khalid al-Dhuby had...
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    Metro Nigerian Sentenced to 330 Years In Prison for Raping Daughter

    Emmanuel Ngene is spending his sixth year inside a South Eastern United States penitentiary. At 56, he has 225 years, five months and ten days left to serve for first degree rape of his daughter, a crime he continues to deny, supported by members of his network of friends and family. Few years...
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    World Muslims Are Not Coming To This Country If I'm President - Trump

    Donald Trump has defended his controversial call to stop foreign Muslims entering America, saying: "They're not coming to this country", reports Nick Allen in Las Vegas. In the final Republican debate of the year Mr Trump, the clear front-runner for the party's presidential nomination, also...
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    World Saudi Arabia Announces Nigeria As Part of 34-State Military Alliance to Fight Terrorism

    Saudi Arabia has formed a coalition of 34 mainly Muslim countries - including powers such as Egypt and Turkey - to coordinate a fight against "terrorist organisations". The Saudi government said the multi-national coalition includes Turkey, Pakistan, Nigeria, Qatar, Egypt, Morocco, Yemen, and...
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    World Ben Carson: U.S Presidential Candidate Set To Visit Nigeria

    Carson, 64, who is a retired neurosurgeon and a popular author, will tour Nigeria, Kenya and Zambia, which will commence on Sunday, December 27 and will last a week. Speaking to popular U.S radio host, Hugh Hewitt, on Monday, December 7, in an interview, Carson said: “I think a lot of our...
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    Metro ‎5,000 Nigerians Benefit From Exchange Programmes - U.S.

    The United States’ Government on Wednesday said that more than 5,000 Nigerians had benefited from its exchange programmes since its introduction. The Deputy Chief of Mission, Ms Maria Brewer, said this at an event to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the U.S. Government Exchange Programmes...
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    World Donald Trump Urges Ban on Muslims Entering United States

    Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has called for a halt to Muslims entering the US, in the wake of the deadly California shootings. In a campaign statement, he said a "total and complete" shutdown should remain until the US authorities "can figure out" Muslim attitudes to the US...
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    World US Senate Approves Bill To Cripple Obamacare Law

    Republicans claim a veto by Barack Obama would mean Obamacare would be repealed if they win the race to the White House in 2016. The Senate has approved legislation aimed at crippling President Barack Obama's health care law after a tight vote on Thursday night. The bill, which is expected to...
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    World Trump: I don't think Obama Cares About African-Americans

    GOP presidential front-runner Donald Trump ramped up his criticism of Democrats at a Wednesday night rally, previewing potential general election attacks as he seeks to broaden his appeal. Trump cited the high unemployment rate among African-American youth, and said pledged to do more for...
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    World Rwanda's President, Kagame Hits Hard On U.S.

    The President of Rwanda, Paul Kagame, has warned the United States not to interfere in his country's politics, amid a row over whether he should stay on in power. On his twitter feed President Kagame said it was up to Rwandans to decide their political future. On Tuesday the American...
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    Metro Nigerians Show Love to Goodluck Jonathan At 58

    Today, the former president of Nigeria, Goodluck Ebele Azikwe Jonathan, turned 58 and has been receiving loads of birthday greetings on social media especially on Facebook and Twitter. Jonathan who is presently in the United States lost his re-election bid to Muhammadu Buhari after having...