Saturday , 27 August 2016


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Man Baths in Tub Full of Hot Sauce

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A man posted a video of himself bathing in a tub full of hot sauce. Cemre Candar, has earlier had success with his videos showing him swimming in a tub of melted chocolate and Oreos. He decided that his next attempt should be with hot sauce! The video, which has received …

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The Questions Nigerians Want Ben Bruce To Ask Gov.Ikpeazu

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Senator Ben Murray bruce took to his twitter handle this morning to update Nigeria that he was in Abia state to celebrate the silver jubilee anniversary of the state with the state governor,Okezie Victor Ikpeaz and Nigerians decided to use it as an avenue to post questions that they want …

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CBN Moves Against Illegal International Fund Transfer

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The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has warned all the banks in Nigeria to henceforth freeze all accounts receiving illegal foreign exchange (forex) inflows into the country.

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Fugitive Responds to Police on Facebook, Asks Them to Use Better Picture

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An 18-year-old girl who had escaped from an Australian correction centre responded to police after her mug shot was posted on Facebook. She asked them to please, use a better picture of her. She even provided the picture for them. Amy Sharp escaped from Surry Hills Corrective Services Cell Complex on …

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‘Big Buttocks Beauty Contest’ Banned by Burkina Faso

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An annual beauty contest for women with the biggest buttocks have been banned by the Burkina Faso government, which says such events are sexist. There was a social media outcry after adverts for the third edition of ‘Miss Bim-Bim’, meant to be held this weekend, carried an image of two fully clothed women …

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PDP Crisis: Fayose, Wike Should Be Prepared For The Worst—Babatope

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  As  the crisis rocking the PDP continues to deepen,former Minister of Transport and Director-General of the Olabode George for national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) campaign, Chief Ebenezer Babatope, vowed today to confront some chieftains of the party, led by the Ekiti State governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose.

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Community Cuts Off From Others Due To Heavy Rainfall In Abuja

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The continuous rainfall in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja that started on Friday till Saturday morning has cut off Kuchiyakwo community from other neighbouring communities in the area. The heavy rainfall has flooded some houses and washed away the road linking Kuchiyakwo Ecwa Church and its extension in the community. …

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Cross River Proposes Bill To Legalize Street Hawking

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While some states are putting a stop to street hawking, Gov Ben Ayade-led administration of Cross-River is putting a law in place to legalize the activities of trading in the streets. The state government is proposing a bill seeking to protect the rights of street hawkers, for them to carry …

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FG To Ensure Safety Against The Danger Of Genetically Modified Foods

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The Federal Government of Nigeria has vowed to protect its citizens from the harmful effects of Genetically Modified Foods. The Director General of the National Bio-safety Management Agency, Mr Rufus Ebegba, made the promise on Friday while addressing reporters at a forum in Abuja. He said that though the technology …

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Flood Destroys Over 300 Houses, Displaces More Than 10,000 People In Kaduna

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About 300 houses have been submerged in flood as a result of a heavy downpour in some parts of Kaduna State. Following the Incident, more than 10, 000 people have been forced out of their homes. The incident which started on Friday morning, after long hours of heavy downpour, lasted …

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Buhari Working Very Hard For Nigerians’ Good – CAN

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The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) on Saturday urged Nigerians to be patient with President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration. Vice President of CAN, Elder Joseph Otubu, made the call at the Mass Choir Fiesta of the Motailatu Church, Cherubim and Seraphim Worldwide (MCCSW), at the International Headquarters Ajah, Lagos. The fiesta …

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Troops Kill 5 N/Delta Militants, Arrest 23 In Military Operation

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The Nigerian Army on Saturday said five suspected militants were killed when they attacked troops in operation “Crocodile Smile”, while numerous others were injured and 23 suspects arrested. Acting Director, Army Public Relations, Colonel Sani Kukasheka Usman, who disclosed this in a statement, also said the 133 Special Forces Battalion …

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FG Will Ensure Full Rehabilitation Of Boko Haram victims – Buhari

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday in Nairobi, Kenya, assured that Nigeria would diligently ensure full rehabilitation of victims of Boko Haram and proffer lasting solutions to threats of terrorism. A statement issued by the president’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, said Mr. Buhari was speaking at …

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Adamawa At 25: Tough Times Have Brought Out The Best In Us, Says Atiku

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A former Vice President and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, Atiku Abubakar, has renewed his commitment to the development of his home state of Adamawa, especially in the aftermath of Boko Haram insurgency. In a statement issued by his media office to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the creation …

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How Dogara, Others Received N10bn In Illegal Allowances – Jibrin

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A new vista has been introduced into the corruption allegations currently rocking the House of Representatives as a former Chairman of the Committee on Appropriations, Abdulmumin Jibrin, Friday, accused some senior lawmakers in the House of living large by appropriating illegal allowances to themselves at the expense of Nigerian taxpayers. …

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Alleged Misuse Of N5.7bn SURE-P Fund: Sue Me If You’ve Evidence, Ex-Katsina Gov Dares Masari

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The immediate past Governor of Katsina State, Barrister Ibrahim Shema, has denied allegations that he diverted billions of naira of SURE-P funds meant for developmental projects, to electoral campaign. The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, chieftain said a testimony by his former aide, Nasiru Ingawa, before a commission of inquiry that …

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Buhari Relaying Foundation Of A New Nigeria, Says Osibanjo

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Vice President Yemi Osibanjo, SAN, has said the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration is helping to relay the foundation of a new Nigeria, after years of neglect and mismanagement. Osibanjo stated this at the ongoing 41st Annual National Conference of the Nigeria Christian Graduate Fellowship (NCGF) held in Benin, the Edo …

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Submit Your Work Plan For Completion Of Abandoned Projects, Buhari Tells Contractors

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President Muhammadu Buhari has requested contractors in the power sector to submit their work plan for the completion of abandoned projects across the country. This was disclosed by the Deputy Director of Press, Ministry of Power, Works and Housing, Timothy Oyedeji, on Friday. Mr. Oyedeji, who was reacting to insinuations …

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Unclad Stranger Falls Through Roof Into Barbecue

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A unclad man has been reported to have fallen through a roof and landed on a barbecue as officers attempted to talk him down off the roof of a home Thursday evening. Police responded to a report of a unclad stranger in an “altered state” attempting to enter a home …

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Nigerian Newspaper Headlines Today: 27th August

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Vanguard Tinubu ” has never kept his words” – Rotimi Akeredolu ONE of the leading governorship aspirant of the All Progressive Congress APC in Ondo state, Chief Rotimi Akeredolu yesterday lashed the national leader of the party Asiwaju Bola Tinubu on his endorsement of an aspirant ahead of the Primaries. …

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