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FULL LIST: 23 Nigerians to be executed in Saudi Arabia over drug trafficking
Just a few weeks after the Saudi Arabia authorities executed Kudirat Afolabi and Saheed Sobade for drug trafficking another 23 ...
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$9.6bn judgment debt: How officials of govt fleeced nation
More revelations have emerged on the botched legal process instituted by Process and Industrial Developments Ltd (P&ID) against Nigeria which ...
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Take social media stories with a pinch of salt — Soyinka
Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, has again cautioned Nigerians not to believe everything they read on the social media but ...
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FULL LIST: 23 Nigerians to be executed in Saudi Arabia over drug trafficking
Just a few weeks after the Saudi Arabia authorities executed Kudirat Afolabi and Saheed Sobade for drug trafficking another 23 ...
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Kano gov tussle: I have no case to answer —Ganduje
KANO State governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, has said that the suit filed by Abba Kabiru Yusuf of the Peoples Democratic Party ...
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Reps committee on abandoned communication projects begins probe
The House of Representatives ad hoc committee mandated to probe all abandoned projects in the communication sector including Closed Circuit Television (CCTV) ...
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PDP
Gov primary: Bayelsa PDP elects 315 ad hoc delegates
THREE hundred and fifteen ad hoc delegates emerged in the early hours of Saturday from the ward congresses held across ...
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Yoruba leadership: No rancour in Afenifere
Members of the pan-Yoruba sociocultural group, Afenifere, on Saturday, paid an unscheduled visit to the leader of the group, Chief ...
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insecurity
Illegal arm owners risk N500m fine as Reps push for stiffer penalties
THE House of Representatives will on resumption from its two-month annual recess commence debate on a bill which seeks to ...
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Court
Applicant in court for allegedly threatening to kill priest
The police on Friday arraigned an applicant, Yemi Falana, in an Ado-Ekiti Chief Magistrates’ Court for allegedly threatening to kill ...
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Housekeeper, 2 others in court for allegedly stealing
A housekeeper and two other men who allegedly stole jewellery worth N1.5 billion belonging to a businesswoman, on Friday appeared ...
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Accident scene, Jebba-Ilorin highway
17 die in Jebba-Ilorin highway crash
Seventeen people are reportedly killed in an auto crash at Bacita junction along Jebba-Ilorin highway in Kwara State on Thursday ...
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PCN
PCN trains 70 community pharmacists on HIV testing, prevention, treatment
To further explore the delivery of HIV/AIDS services in the community pharmacies, Pharmacy Council of Nigeria (PCN), on Tuesday trained ...
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Preventable blindness: Rotary Club calls for philanthropic support
The Rotary Club of Ibadan, Jericho Metro District 9125  has called for philanthropic funding and partnership to reverse the trend ...
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Infertility
Practitioners seek FG’s support over fertility treatment
A group of gynaecologists has appealed for the Federal Government’s support over fertility treatments in the country. The health practitioners ...
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Zenith Bank appoints Henry Oroh Executive Director, Al-Mujitaba Abubakar Independent Non-Executive Director
The Board of Directors of Zenith Bank Plc has approved the appointment of Mr. Henry Oroh as Executive Director of ...
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World Bank, AfDB blacklist another 31 firms in Nigeria
Just days after publishing and blacklisting a list of eight Chinese firms operating in Nigeria for corruption and fraudulent activities, ...
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Buhari
UPDATE: FG to unbundle TCN as power sector receives fresh N600bn intervention
The Managing Director, Transmission Company of Nigeria(TCN), Mr Usman Gur Mohammed on Wednesday said plans are underway to unbundle the ...
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Zenith Bank appoints Henry Oroh Executive Director, Al-Mujitaba Abubakar Independent Non-Executive Director
The Board of Directors of Zenith Bank Plc has approved the appointment of Mr. Henry Oroh as Executive Director of ...
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world bank
World Bank, AfDB blacklist another 31 firms in Nigeria
Just days after publishing and blacklisting a list of eight Chinese firms operating in Nigeria for corruption and fraudulent activities, ...
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Buhari
UPDATE: FG to unbundle TCN as power sector receives fresh N600bn intervention
The Managing Director, Transmission Company of Nigeria(TCN), Mr Usman Gur Mohammed on Wednesday said plans are underway to unbundle the ...
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HIV/AIDS
Community advocates rights for women living with HIV/AIDS in West Africa
A community of Women Living with HIV/AIDS in West Africa (COWLHIWA) has advocated for the rights of women living with ...
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Two Nigerians, Iro, Igbokwe arrested in US over $6 million internet fraud
Two Nigerian men, Valentine Iro, 33, and Chukwudi Christogunus Igbokwe were arrested on Thursday by American security agents who clamped ...
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FAAC shares N769.5bn for July to FG, states, LGs
At its August meeting on Thursday, Federation Accounts Allocation Committee (FAAC) shared a total of N769.523 billion to the three ...
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Akinfenwa
Address security problem, Akinfenwa tells FG
Bishop of Ibadan Diocese, Anglican Communion, Most Reverend (Dr) Joseph Akinfenwa, has tasked the Federal Government and security stakeholders across ...
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Ositelu
Ositelu calls for stoppage of RUGA implementation
Primate of the Church of the Lord Prayer Fellowship Worldwide (TCLPFW), Most Reverend (Dr) Rufus Ositelu, has asked the Federal ...
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The world has lost conscience of decency, morality, says Lagos Catholic archbishop
ARCHBISHOP Adewale Martins of the Catholic Archdiocese of Lagos has condemned the recent attitude where some youths promote nudity instead ...
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Quba Mosque to accommodate 55,000 worshippers after expansion
The historic Quba Mosque, the first mosque to be built in Islam, will accommodate more than 55,000 worshipers after its ...
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Poverty not part of Islamic culture —Oladosu
MUSLIMS should strive to avoid poverty and frequent begging because such a state and habit are not in consonance with ...
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Zakir Naik
Activist renews push for preacher Zakir Naik’s deportation from Malaysia
IT is not enough for Indian Muslim preacher, Zakir Naik, to issue an apology for his racially-charged remarks, he should ...
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I came to open up Erinmo to the world — Elerinmo
I recently found myself in a gathering where the discussants were consistently referring to you as Atobatele (A royal personality) ...
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Oyo Assembly bemoans low IGR generation, recurrent industrial actions
THE 2019 appropriation bill of Oyo State to the tune of N285,151,248,190.48 was, on Thursday, passed into law with the ...
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Why nobody harms monkeys in Ibodi Ijesha —Oba Agboluaje
In this interview, the Oloja of Ibodi Ijesha, Osun State, Oba Omisade Agboluaje flaunts the rich pedigree of Ibodi community, ...
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‘My husband is a womaniser; infected me with gonorrhea twice, please separate us’

A woman, Kafayat Adebimpe has dragged her husband, Taiwo Adebimpe before Ile Tuntun Customary Court, Mapo, Ibadan, Oyo State. Kafayat ...
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‘She bathed our househelp with hot water for allegelly sleeping with me; her lover confessed to dating her’

A mother of two, Mrs Isioma Eze, has lost her six-year-old marriage to adultery as an Igando Customary Court in ...
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I buy meat, ingredients, but my wife still refuses to cook; fixes dates with her lovers in my presence —Husband

Ile Tuntun Customary Court, Mapo, Ibadan, Oyo State has adjourned for further hearing the divorce suit brought before it by ...
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