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Buhari Administers Oral Polio Vaccines On Children In Daura

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday administered Oral Polio Vaccines (OPV) on some children in his country home, Daura, Katsina State. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the event which took place at the residence of the president, was part of the campaign to wipe out the virus from ... Read More »

Oke To Mimiko: Put Ondo Bailout Funds To Judicious Use

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A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress in Ondo State, Chief Olusola Oke, has advised the state governor, Dr. Olusegun Mimiko to judiciously utilize the N41 billion received from the Federal Government as bailout for payment of workers’ outstanding salaries and for developmental projects in the state. Oke, who was ... Read More »

Why Nigerians Should Overlook Buhari’s ‘Lopsided’ Appointments – Igbokwe

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The All Progressives Congress in Lagos State has urged Nigerians to overlook the lopsidedness of the appointments so far made by President Muhammadu Buhari, which “favours the North where he hails from”. According to the party, Nigeria is in an unusual situation, which demands unusual solution. “We have to do ... Read More »

Tanzania 0-0 Nigeria: Eagles Share the Spoils in Dar es Salaam

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Nigeria played out a goalless draw away to Tanzania in a 2017 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) qualifier in Dar es Salaam on Saturday. Carl Ikeme had an impressive debut in goal for the Super Eagles, who were placed on the back-foot for most of the game, foiling torrents of ... Read More »

Buhari’s Wife Presents Relief Materials To IDPs In Jos

WIFE OF THE GOVERNOR OF PLATEAU, MRS REGINA LALONG (M), PRESENTING RELIEF MATERIALS TO THE COORDINATOR OF STEFANOS FOUNDATION'S INTERNALLY DISPLACED PERSONS (IDPs) CAMP, MR MARK LIPDO (L), DURING OFFICIAL PRESENTATION OF RELIEF MATERIALS TO IDPs TO MARK PRESIDENT MUHAMMADU BUHARI'S FIRST 100 DAYS IN OFFICE, IN JOS ON FRIDAY (4/9/15). RIGHT IS MRS MAIRO AL-MAKURA WHO REPRESENTED MRS AISHA BUHARI AT THE OCCASION. 6416/4/9/2015/SAA/BJO/NAN

Wife of the President, Hajiya Aisha Buhari, and that of the Plateau State Governor, Mrs. Regina Lalong, have donated relief items worth millions of naira to internally displaced persons (IDPs) in Jos camp. Mrs. Buhari, who was represented by Hajiya Salamatu Almakura, the wife of Nasarawa State Governor, made the ... Read More »

REVEALED!!! Where ISIS Supporters In Nigeria Get Their Visas

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The Head of Mission, Syria embassy in Nigeria, Dr. Shafik Daiyob has said that the Nigerian supporters of the Islamic State of Syria and Iraq terrorist group obtained visas to join the group in Syria from the Turkish embassy in Nigeria. Daiyob explained that many ISIS sympathisers who were given ... Read More »

Random Guy Kissing, Hugging Chidinma [Photo]

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Some random dark guy was seen holding unto the artiste recently and this has sparked some reactions online. Source: http://ink361.com/app/users/ig-227005208/chidinmaekile/photos/ig-1065995490333770762_227005208 Read More »

Septuagenarian Bounces Back To Life After Three Days In Morgue [Photo]

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A 70 year old man might have cheated death when he bounced back to life after spending over 30 hours in a mortuary in Makurdi, the Benue state capital.  Doctors at a private hospital in the town had on Saturday, August 26, 2015, certified Amos Otene dead at 4. 30 am ... Read More »

Police Arrest Robbers Who Shot 8 Years Old Boy [Photo]

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Members of a nine-man robbery gang, who shot an eight-year-old boy, Rejoice Andrew, while trying to rob his father, Evangelist Andrew Adejoh, have been apprehended by the Kogi State Police Command. The outgoing Kogi State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Adeyemi Ogunjemilusi, paraded the suspects in Lokoja, the Kogi State capital, ... Read More »

Male Celebrities Who Crush On Genevieve Nnaji And Their Confessions

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Obviously, Genevieve Nnaji is an amazing personality within the Nigerian Entertainment industry and abroad. She is most times referred to as the queen of Nollywood. She has been a role model and a source of inspiration to many young ladies in Nigeria and beyond. With all her achievements, Style and ... Read More »

Buhari Congratulates Idowu-Fearon On Commissioning As New Anglican Sec Gen

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President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday congratulated Most Rev. Josiah Idowu-Fearon on his appointment as the Secretary-General of the Consultative Council of the Anglican Communion Worldwide. In a letter delivered by his personal emissary, Mallam Adamu Adamu to Idowu-Fearon on Friday in London on the occasion of the clergy’s commissioning into the ... Read More »

A/Ibom Govt House Invasion: DSS Planned To Kidnap Gov. Emmanuel, PDP Alleges

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The Peoples Democratic Party has alleged that the Department of State Services is planning to kidnap the Governor of Akwa Ibom state, Mr. Udom Emmanuel. According to the party, the recent actions of the DSS under the leadership of Mr. Lawan Daura, was a sad reminder of the era of ... Read More »

Patience Jonathan Campaigning For Me, APC’s Not A Threat – Dickson

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Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State has declared that all is well between him and former First lady, Dame Patience Jonathan. He said the former president’s wife was campaigning for his re-election. The governorship election for Bayelsa State has been slated for December 5, 2015. Speaking with reporters after submitting ... Read More »

PDP’s Plan To Shut Amaechi Out Of Political Space Exercise On Futility – Rivers APC

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The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers State on Friday declared that the witch-hunting and sponsored probe against the former Governor of Rivers State, Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state, is a waste of time. The state Deputy Chairman of APC, Prince Peter Odike, ... Read More »

Sen. Sani Publicly Declares N22m, Several Houses, Vehicles

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The senator representing Kaduna Central Senatorial District, Comrade Shehu Sani, on Friday publicly declared his assets, in line with the example laid by President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo. The senator, who was a civil rights activist before his foray into politics, said in a statement that he ... Read More »

US Economy Added 173,000 Jobs In August

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The US added 173,000 jobs in August, the Department of Labor said on Friday, in the last unemployment report before September’s interest rate decision by the Federal Reserve. That was below the 217,000 predicted by analysts, although the Labor Department said that figures for August tend to be revised higher ... Read More »

I Sold My Son To Buy Cocaine – Bishop Peller [Pictured]

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Before he had a divine encounter which led to his conversion to Christianity, he was hooked on cocaine for several years. Not only that, at the peak of his addiction to hard drugs, he had to use his son as a collateral in order to obtain cocaine from a dealer ... Read More »

Naval Officers Terrorise On Rampage, r*pes, Brutalises Men And Women In Lagos Community [Pictures]

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Residents of a section of Majidun, along the Ikorodu Road, Lagos have raised the alarm, alleging that Naval personnel have taken over their community and enforcing the law as if the community is in a state of emergency. Residents told our correspondents that the naval personnel (stationed there to prevent ... Read More »

Emeka Ike’s Divorce Takes A Dramatic Turn As New Revelations Are Made

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Nollywood actor, Emeka Ike is in the news again. This time, it is over his marriage with his entranged wife, Suzanne. The matter is in court, and he is accusing Rev Chris Okotie of being behind his wife in the crisis, by hiring the services of a Senior Advocate of ... Read More »

Suicide?!? Woman With Baby Sits In The Middle Of Road Around Lagos Government House [PICTURED]

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This happened on Thursday. She backed her baby and sat in the middle of the road at Governor’s office, Alausa. Passers-by had to intervene before she was hit by a car. More photos below… Source: Metro Naija Read More »