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  1. Nigeria Political News

    Politics I will only act in movies to correct societal ills – Sen. Dino – Vanguard News

    SENATOR Dino Melaye, the former Senator representing Kogi West Senatorial Zone can be described as a man of many parts. The outspoken senator who had running battles with various opposition parties recently decided to bring his political … Read more via Vanguard News –...
  2. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Being pregnant brought me depression – Ruth Kadiri – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    Nollywood actress, Ruth Kadiri has recounted her experience in 2019 when she suddenly became pregnant after her wedding, saying she was depressed as she never wanted a baby then. She, however, said, last year brought her more blessings with the arrival of the baby. On her Instagram … via...
  3. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Google Celebrates Late Nollywood Filmmaker With Doodle (Photos) – Nairaland

    Amaka Igwe was a Nigerian filmmaker and broadcasting executive. Igwe was the owner of Top Radio 90.9 Lagos and Amaka Igwe Studios. she was recognized as one of the second generation filmmakers who helped begin the video film era of Nigerian cinema.... via Nairaland –
  4. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Presidency Reacts As DSS Denies Abducting Ganduje, Buhari’s ‘Strong’ Critic (Read Details) – Naijaloaded

    President Muhammadu Buhari’s Personal Assistant on New Media, Bashir Ahmad has reacted as the Department of State Services, DSS, denied abducting Abubakar Idris, aka, Dadiyata. Dadiyata a strong critic of Federal and Kano State governments was abducted by some men believed … Read more via...
  5. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Buhari’s New Year Message Is Uninspiring, Tasteless – PDP – Nairaland

    IgbereTV reports that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Wednesday described President Buhari’s New Year message as completely uninspiring, tasteless, repetitive, vacuous, saying it failed to “galvanize any form of hope for a despairing nation like ours.” In a statement signed by its...
  6. Nigeria Political News

    Politics I Supported Kwankwaso In 2015 Because He Is Better Than Buhari – Buba Galadima – Nairaland

    Buba Galadima, a former presidential campaign spokesman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has admitted working for Senator Rabiu Kwankwaso against President Muhammadu Buhari during the presidential primary of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in 2015. Speaking with Daily Independent...
  7. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Gabriel Jesus hero as City give Ancelotti first defeat – P.M. News

    Gabriel Jesus extended his remarkable record against Everton as the Manchester City striker’s second-half brace sealed a 2-1 win on Wednesday. Jesus was handed the start as City manager Pep Guardiola rested Sergio Aguero, but the decision to select the Brazilian ahead of … read more via...
  8. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Gabriel Jesus grabs wonderful brace as Man City defeat Everton 2-1 on New Year –

    Man City vs Everton saw the English champion record a vital 2-1 win over the Toffee as they opened the New Year on victory note at Etihad Stadium on Wednesday night. Pep Guardiola’s side went into the game head high and proved a point all thanks to Gabriel Jesus... read more via –...
  9. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Paul Pogba goes for ankle surgery – P.M. News

    Paul Pogba will undergo surgery on a recurring ankle injury and is expected to spend another month on the sidelines, Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer confirmed after his side’s 2-0 defeat to Arsenal on … read more via P.M. News – Get More Nigeria Sports News
  10. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Amazing Arsenal beat Manchester United 2-0, handing Mikel Arteta his first win as manager (Match round-up photos) – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Arsenal were simply unplayable! The effortless swagger, acute temerity and tactical audacity displayed by the London club on Wednesday night was too much for a spine-less Manchester United team to bear. Arsenal’s new … read more via Linda Ikeji’s Blog –...
  11. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Falana reacts as President Buhari rejects third term agenda – Daily Post Nigeria

    Legal luminary, Femi Falana (SAN) has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for disowning the group advocating for his third term. Falana said Buhari’s decision not to seek reelection for a third term was in the right direction..... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria –
  12. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Nigeria Named Among Countries Where Journalists Were Killed In 2019 – Sahara Reporters

    Nigeria has been listed among countries where death of journalists and media professionals occurred in 2019. While over 19 journalists were harassed, assaulted, brutalised, arrested and detained in 2019, a reporter was killed in the country. The death of Precious Owolabi, a reporter attached...
  13. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Why Saraki land was revoked – Kwara government – Laila’s Blog

    Kwara state government has stated the reason why it decided to revoke an expanse of land allegedly illegally acquired by the late strong man of Kwara politics, Dr Olusola Saraki.... Read more via Nigeria News | Laila’s Blog – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  14. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Army bans soldiers from using TikTok over security concerns – Laila’s Blog

    Soldiers in the US Army have been banned from using Beijing-based social media app TikTok on government phones, citing security concerns. In October, the military branch was using the same app for … Read more via Nigeria News | Laila’s Blog – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  15. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Shehu Sani’s accuser to appear before EFCC investigators as ex-senator remains detained over alleged extortion of $10,000 –

    Sani Dauda, the businessman whose accusation reportedly resulted in the arrest of former senator, Shehu Sani, by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) is to testify before the agency on Thursday, January 2, 2020. This is as Sani, who represented Kaduna Central... Read more via...