Sunday , 7 February 2016

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Nigerian Newspaper Headlines: 7th February

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Punch Osinbajo’s 48 hours as Acting President President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday started what the Presidency described in a three-paragraph statement as a short vacation.

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Today In Nigerian History: 7th February

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On this day in 2007, explosions rocked an army barracks, a bridge and an air base in the northern Nigerian city of Kaduna amid a wave of attacks blamed on Islamist group Boko Haram…

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SEE The Indian Girl Who Has Had One Thousand Giant Ants Removed From Her Ears

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This is the 12-year-old girl who has had more than 1,000 giant ants removed from her ears after doctors find them nesting in her drum canal. Shreya Darji, from Deesa, in Gujarat, western India, has around ten live ants crawl out of her ears daily, her parents say. Shreya’s problem first …

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Artist Born Without Hands Draw Stunningly Realistic Portraits

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We’ve seen a lot of hyper-realistic art before, but the works of Polish artist Mariusz Kedzierski are especially stunning and awe-inspiring. That’s because he’s able to draw like a complete pro despite the fact that he has no hands. Each piece takes him at least 20 hours to complete, while his most …

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Young Woman Travels The World For Free By Getting Men To Pay For Dates In Exotic Locations

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Most people would love nothing more than to quit their jobs and travel the world, but they simply lack the courage, and most importantly, the funds to do so. A young woman from Alabama has managed to do it though, by meeting rich men on the internet and having them pay for …

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Principal Announces School Closure With Adele Parody

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The head of a private school in Rhode Island used an Adele parody to announce the school would be closed on Friday. Principal Matt Glendinning shared his take on the British songstress’s hit single “Hello” to inform students and parents Moses Brown School in Providence would be closed due to snowy …

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Taxation: Senator Borroffice Urges Mimiko To Exercise Caution

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The All Progressives Congress senator representing Ondo North District, Prof. Ajayi Boroffice, has advised the Ondo State Government to give its new taxation policy in the state a human face in the interest of the citizenry. Boroffice, who was reacting to the disagreement between the state government and commercial motorcycle operators …

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Stop Embarking On Airport Projects, Amaechi Advises State Govts

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…Minister says airport projects cater to the needs of the affluent in society, not the poor. The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has advised state governments across the country to focus on projects that would benefit the generality of the nation’s poor and downtrodden, instead of pursuing ventures that further …

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Top Secrets Men Keep From Their Girlfriends

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Take these, they’re the little things you’ll probably never hear come out of your boyfriend’s mouth: We occasionally check out other women. Oh come on—don’t act surprised. I’m sure you don’t have blinders on. Even married women drool at the site of David Beckham’s tattooed torso. Can we all just …

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Are You Best Friends With Your Boyfriend? Here’s 17 Ways To Really Know

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If you’re lucky, your boyfriend is also your best friend in the whole world. Having a significant other who knows you better than anyone else is a great feeling — he understands exactly what makes you laugh, cry, and exponentially happy. Are you and your BF actually BFFs? Here’s 17 …

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Dasukigate: Invite Jonathan, Emefiele For Questioning Now, Archbishop Chukwuma Tells Buhari

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Bishop of the Diocese of Enugu Anglican Communion, Archbishop Emmanuel Chukwuma, has called on the President Muhammadu Buhari-led federal government to bring in former President Goodluck Jonathan, to explain what he knows about the alleged diversion of over $2.1 billion meant for arms purchase. The former National Secu­rity Adviser (NSA) …

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SEE The Number Of Times You Should Use A Bath Towel Before It Needs To Be Washed

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Solve a household debate: How many times can you use a towel before having to wash it? Three or four, say consumer and environmental health agencies. Any longer and towels can breed bacteria and mold. Hang your towels properly: Spread them out on the rack (not bunched up) so they …

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7 Traffic Offences That Can Send You To Jail In Lagos

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The Lagos state government last Friday inaugurated five Mobile Court buses for road traffic offenders, with a pledge to end impunity on the roads. It is based on this that INFORATION NIGERIA has put together 7 jailable offences in Lagos

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9 Small Things Guys Love When Their Girlfriends Do For Them

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It’s the little things in life that hold the most meaning, the most beauty and power. While an army of men couldn’t move a mountain, a single atom can unleash enough power to level it entirely. But guys aren’t always the best at picking up the little things. They may …

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FAAN Moves To End Flights’ Cancellation At Airports Over Poor Visibility

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The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) says it is redoubling efforts to ensure poor visibility do not lead to flights’ cancellation at the nation’s airports. Towards this end, FAAN says it is working in concert with the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) to provide critical navigational aids and equipment …

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Arisekola – Buhari Not A Dictator: SEE His Reasons

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Chairman, Association of Online Media Practitioners, Wole Arisekola, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for not interfering with the judgement of the Supreme Court on River State Governor, Nyesom Wike; Akwa Ibom State Governor, Udom Emmanuel and Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa. Arisekola hailed Buhari for not being a dictator. It …

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Katy Perry’s Yarmulke-Inspired Dress Wins The Super Bowl

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Katy Perry’s yarmulke-inspired dress* (the “bramulke,” if you will) won the Super Bowl last night, obliterating all other competitors—including Perry herself, who put on a pretty good show. But Idina Menzel (AKA Adele Dazeem) was a close second with her stunning rendition of the national anthem, which had just the right amount of theatrical …

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Borno To Provide Free Education To 23,000 Orphan-IDPs

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The Borno Government says it will offer nursery and primary school scholarships to 23, 000 orphans taking refuge in Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camps in the state. Alhaji Ahmed Satomi, the Chairman, State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA), disclosed this on Sunday in Maiduguri in an interview with the News Agency …

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Buhari Open To “Well-Meaning” Criticism Of Budget, Policies – Presidency

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The Presidency has said that the N6.08trn budget proposal for 2016 it presented to the National Assembly is still open to comments and reproach from the public. The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu, said this in a statement on Sunday. According to …

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Pakistan police arrest six for arranging wedding between 6 & 7year old boy & girl

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Police have arrested six people accused of arranging the marriage of a seven-year-old boy and six-year-old girl in eastern Pakistan, officials said Saturday. The fathers of both children, the cleric performing the ceremony, and three witnesses were charged under the Child Marriage Restraint Act on Saturday after being arrested in …

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