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  1. Nigeria World News

    World 17 passengers burnt to death in Peru bus fire – P.M. News

    An inferno swept through a bus at an illegal transport terminal in Lima, killing 17 people trapped inside in one of Peru’s worst fire disasters in over a decade, the state prosecutor’s office said Monday.... Read more via P.M. News – Get more World News
  2. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Super Eagles forward Ahmed Musa wins Player of the Year award at NFF Awards – Pulse Nigeria News

    Super Eagles forward Ahmed Musa was named the Player of the Year at the NFF Awards which held on Monday, April 1 at the Eko Hotel and Suites. Super Falcons defender Onome Ebi took home the..... Read more via Pulse Nigeria News – Get More Nigeria Sports News
  3. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Okorocha Opens Up On Who’s Troubling Him In APC – OluFamous.Com

    Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha has warned that the National Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, is fast turning the party to regional minority party..... Read more via OluFamous.Com – Get More Nigeria Political News
  4. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Oshiomhole’ll destroy APC before 2023 polls –Okorocha – Newtelegraph

    Imo State governor, Rochas Okorocha, has warned that the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) risks serious setback in the 2023 general elections if its National Chairman, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, continues with his.... Read more via Newtelegraph – Get More...
  5. Nigeria Political News

    Politics “Oshiomhole Behind My Predicament” – Okorocha Says After Meeting Buhari – Nairaland

    Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha on Monday said that the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, is fast turning the party to regional minority party.... Read more via Nairaland – Get More Nigeria Political News
  6. Nigeria Political News

    Politics What Saraki Told Incoming Senators At Orientation Programme (Photos) – Nairaland

    Below are five key things that Saraki asked lawmakers of the 9th National Assembly to do. 1. In its constitutional role, the National Assembly carries out oversight, makes laws and.... Read more via Nairaland – Get More Nigeria Political News
  7. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Atiku Far Better Than Buhari, Obasanjo Insists – Naijaloaded

    Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has defended his endorsement of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar. He said despite the fact that Atiku lost to President Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress, APC, he remains “far better” than the incumbent...
  8. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Pastor Adeboye’s Chief-of-Staff is dead – Daily Post Nigeria

    Adetokunbo Olorunnimbe, the Chief-of-Staff to the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Pastor Enoch Adeboye is dead. His death was confirmed on Monday in a statement by his son, Olaolu Olorunnimbe..... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – Get...
  9. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro DSS frees journalist, Jones Abiri – Vanguard News Nigeria

    A Nigerian journalist arrested at gunpoint by suspected state agents last weekend was released from intelligence headquarters on Monday afternoon, one of his colleagues..... Read more via Vanguard News Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  10. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment ‘James Bond’ Actress Tania Mallet Dies At 77 – Leadership Newspaper

    Tania Mallet, who played Bond girl character of Tilly Masterson alongside Sean Connery in “Goldfinger,” has died at the age of 77. The official “James Bond” Twitter account confirmed the news with a post.... Read more via Leadership Newspaper – Get more Nigeria...
  11. Nigeria Political News

    Politics What Gov Okorocha said about Certificate of Return after meeting with Buhari – Daily Post Nigeria

    Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State says he is confident that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) will issue a Certificate of Return to him as the Senator-elect for Imo West Senatorial District. Okorocha expressed this.... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria –...
  12. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Atiku vs Buhari: Obasanjo reveals what PDP should do to regain lost glory – Daily Post Nigeria

    Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has revealed what the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) need to do to regain its lost glory. Obasanjo urged PDP leadership to purge itself of “bad eggs and hypocrites,” whom he said, lacked commitment to return the..... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria –...
  13. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports There no point resting Messi, says Valverde – Vanguard News Nigeria

    Lionel Messi will probably play against Villarreal in La Liga this week, because “there’s no suitable scenario for resting” the Argentine superstar, Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde said on Monday. Barcelona are 10 points clear at the top of the Spanish League ahead of Tuesday’s away game, …...
  14. Nigeria Business News

    Business Access Bank lists N15bn Green Bond on FMDQ, NSE platforms – Vanguard News Nigeria

    Access Bank Plc on Monday listed the N15 billion a fully certified Green Bond on the FMDQ OTC Securities Exchange and the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE). The dual listing followed the formal approval of the bond by the Securities and Exchange Commission.... Read more via Vanguard News...
  15. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Burna Boys Calls On Nigerian Youths to Fight SARS, Says Hashtags Will Change Nothing –

    Burna Boy has joined Nigerians on social media in calling out the officers Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), who reportedly gunned down Kolade Johnson on Sunday afternoon.... Read more via – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  16. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment “Until we’re ready to REALLY FIGHT… Nobody Should Include Me In Any #ENDSARS Hashtag” – Burna Boy – Notju

    Nigerian Afrofusion artiste, Burna Boy has taken his own stance on the #ENDSARS hashtag that is trending in Nigeria after the death of a 33-year-old man, Kolade Johnson, who was shot by the Special Anti-Robbery Squad popularly known as SARS.... Read more via Notjustok –
  17. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment The 6 Best Record Labels In The Nigerian Music Industry – Notjustok

    One of the hopes of an emerging or upcoming act (and sometimes, established artist) is to get signed to a good record label that can conveniently invest in his or her music.... Read more via Notjustok – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  18. Nigeria Political News

    Politics How Oshiomhole plans to sideline South East in 2023 – Okorocha – Daily Post Nigeria

    Governor of Imo state, Rochas Okorocha, has accused the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, of sidelining South East leaders..... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Political News
  19. Nigeria Political News

    Politics National Assembly leadership: APC media stakeholders endorse Senator Lawan, Rep Gbajabiamila – TODAY.NG

    A group, comprised of media administrators and veteran journalists under the auspice of the APC broom platform have thrown their weight behind the candidacy.... Read more via TODAY.NG – Get More Nigeria Political News
  20. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Saraki ‘proud of achievements at Senate’ – Premium Times Nigeria

    The Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has urged the newly elected National Assembly lawmakers to conduct their affairs in a manner that commands respect from other arms of government..... Read more via Premium Times Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Political News