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  1. Nigeria World News

    World Suspected jihadist attack kills three Malian soldiers – Vanguard News

    At least three Mali soldiers were killed and five wounded Sunday in a suspected jihadist attack on an army camp in the far north of the country, the Malian military said. The outpost in Bambara Maoude, about 100 kilometres (60 miles) south of the city of Timbuktu “was … Read more via...
  2. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Farah says he has ‘suffered’ from Salazar links – Vanguard News

    Mo Farah says he has suffered “financially and emotionally” from his association with disgraced coach Alberto Salazar, who is banned from athletics for four years over doping violations. The American coach, who is appealing against his sanction at the Court of Arbitration for Sport, led the …...
  3. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Edo 2020: About 11,000 athletes ready for National Sports Festival – Vanguard News

    About 11,000 athletes and their officials have declared readiness to participate in the forthcoming National Sports Festival billed for Edo 2020. Secretary of Publicity and Communication Sub-Committee, Mr. Ebomhiana Musa disclosed this during a telephone interview with the Chairman of SWAN...
  4. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Incredible Messi hits four, as Barcelona rout Eibar 5-0 – Vanguard News

    Lionel Messi was in inspirational form as he scored four goals including a first-half hat-trick to lead Barcelona to an easy 5-0 win over Eibar at the end of a difficult week for the club. Messi had gone over a month without a goal in LaLiga before Saturday … read more via Vanguard News –...
  5. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Don’t use God’s name to cajole people into marriage ⁠— Cleric – Vanguard News

    Rev. Samuel Adedayo, a cleric at the Evangelical Church Winning All in Ilorin, has admonished young ladies to beware of men who use the name of God to lure them into marriages that is against their will. Adedayo gave the advice at a seminar for singles and the … Read more via Vanguard News...
  6. Nigeria World News

    World Creator of LEGO figure dead at 78 – Vanguard News

    Jens Nygaard Knudsen, who designed the iconic Lego minifigure with interchangeable legs and torsos, has died while in hospice care from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), his former colleague said Saturday. The 78-year old former designer passed away on Wednesday at a hospice centre where he...
  7. Nigeria Business News

    Business FG to begin online sale of train tickets – Vanguard News

    The Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission, ICRC, weekend, said it has engaged private sector operators to deploy electronic ticketing solution for the Nigerian Railway Corporation, NRC, to cut down on the purchase tickets at train stations.... Read more via Vanguard News –...
  8. Nigeria Business News

    Business CBN recovers over N82m for commercial banks customers in Katsina – Vanguard News

    The Katsina state branch of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), says it facilitated the refund of N82.04 million to customers of commercial banks in the state in 2019, arising from 57 complaints received by the apex bank. Alhaji Dahiru Usman, Controller in charge of CBN Katsina … Read more...
  9. Nigeria Political News

    Politics 5yrs of Buhari: I have facts to prove that Igbos are not marginalised — Moghalu – Vanguard News

    Chief George Moghalu is the immediate past National Auditor of the All Progressives Congress, APC. Moghalu is, currently, the Managing Director of the National Inland Waterways Authority, NIWA. In this interview, he says his geopolitical zone is not marginalized in President Muhammadu...
  10. Nigeria Political News

    Politics ‘How political forces killed Anti-Grazing Bill’ – Vanguard News

    DETAILS have emerged of how the bill by two lawmakers in the sixth Delta State House of Assembly to put an end to killings by rogue herdsmen in the state was killed by political forces allegedly in a bid not to pitch Governor Ifeanyi Okowa … Read more via Vanguard News –...
  11. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Fury licked blood off Wilder, praised Jesus, sings American Pie, social media reacts – Vanguard News

    Only a few would have expected that it was going to be one-sided, Tyson Fury was headstrong, only a knockout would do it for him against Bomber, Deontey Wilder, He kept his promises. Talking about promises, it looks like the Gypsy King knows how to keep … read more via Vanguard News –...
  12. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports The best man won, I had issues before the fight ― Wilder – Vanguard News

    Defeated champion, Deontay Wilder, has congratulated the Gypsy King, Tyson Fury, after he was knocked out in Round 7 of the much-anticipated bout. Wilder, furious with his corner for throwing in the towel, saying he was a warrior and would have preferred to fight on even though he … read...
  13. Nigeria Political News

    Politics A message to the North: The South is getting fed up! – Vanguard News

    I have a story to tell the North. I hope it receives it in good faith. I love the North. So I have decided to tell the North how his brother the South truly feels. The South loves the north but the South is getting fed … Read more via Vanguard News – Get More...
  14. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro What Buhari doesn’t want to hear about roads — Fashola – Vanguard News

    Works and Housing Minister, Babatunde Fashola, is obsessed with how to rehabilitate all the federal highways in Nigeria and build new ones to make all parts of Nigeria accessible and reduce the pains that Nigerians encounter as a result of deplorable roads.... Read more via Vanguard News –...
  15. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Killings: Why Boko Haram singles out Christians – Army Commander – Vanguard News

    UNABLE to weather sustained attacks from the military against their activities, the Boko Haram insurgents have resorted to guerilla tactics and targeting Christians to cause confusion and chaos in the country, the Commander 7th Division of Nigeria Army in Maiduguri, Brig … Read more via...
  16. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro I was hypnotized, almost used for money rituals by my boyfriend — Teenager – Vanguard News

    Her stricken scream of help me rented the air at the early hours of Tuesday, jolting residents of Mechanic Village in Jakande Estate, Oke-Afa, Isolo area of Lagos, from sleep. But none went out to know the cause because it was too late … Read more via Vanguard News –
  17. Nigeria Political News

    Politics People with disabilities seek greater participation in politics – Vanguard News

    People with disabilities, in collaboration with women and youth groups, have called on the leadership of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Bauchi state to support increased participation for marginalized groups. The marginalized groups which were supported and trained by … Read more via...
  18. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Almajiri menace: Poor fathers should beg for alms, not children — Emir Sanusi – Vanguard News

    Emir Kano, Muhammad Sanusi, on Thursday, said fathers who are too poor to cater for their children should beg for alms themselves and stop sending out their children as Almajiris. … Read more via Vanguard News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  19. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Man allegedly defrauds cleric N4m for visa – Vanguard News

    A 35-year-old man, Nana Ofori, on Thursday appeared before an Ebute Meta Magistrates’ Court for allegedly defrauding a cleric of N4 million on the pretext of helping him get a USA visa. Ofori is facing a two-count charge of fraud and stealing, to which he pleaded not guilty. … Read more via...
  20. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro 56 sacked officers of NSCDC were recruited by a syndicate ―Witness – Vanguard News

    A witness, Mr Michael Udeh, Head of Anti-fraud Unit of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) alleged that the 56 sacked officers of the corps, were recruited through a “racketeering syndicate” and so they are fake officers. Udeh, was led in testimony by NSCDC Defence Counsel...