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  1. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment The Drake Curse: Anthony Joshua becomes the latest victim after posting picture with the Canadian rapper – YabaLeftOnline

    British-Nigerian heavyweight champion, Anthony Joshua has emerged as the latest sports star to be a victim of the ‘Drake curse’ after he was beaten last night by Mexican boxer, Andy Ruiz Jnr. Back in March, the 28-year-old boxer posted a picture with Drake and vowed to break the Drake Curse, a...
  2. Nigeria Political News

    Politics I Don’t Want to Be House of Reps Speaker Again – Dogara Declares – Tori News

    The out going Speaker of the 8th house of representative Yakubu Dogara has berated news making rounds that he is re contesting for the Speakership of the green chamber.... Read more via Tori News – Get More Nigeria Political News
  3. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Dino Melaye Throws His Hat Into Ring For Kogi Governorship – The Trent Newspaper

    Dino Melaye, the senator representing Kogi West on the platform of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, has declared to contest the Kogi governorship election scheduled for November..... Read more via The Trent Newspaper – Get More Nigeria Political News
  4. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Ex-Lagos Governor Ambode In Fresh Crisis – Tori News

    Ambode’s camp is already pounding Bello, a strong ally of Tinubu, as unprincipled, ungrateful and hypocritical..... Read more via Tori News – Get More Nigeria Political News
  5. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Fashola Tipped To Replace Kyari As Buhari’s Chief Of Staff? A Peek Into The President’s New Cabinet – The Trent Newspaper

    Barring last minute changes, any of the trio of Retired Col. Hameed Ali, current Comptroller General of the Nigerian Customs Service, NCS, outgone Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, or former Lagos State governor and.... more via The Trent Newspaper – Get More...
  6. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Previous Acquittal Can’t Stop Saraki From Fresh Trial – AGF – Tori News

    He maintained that the investigation was on the same subject for which he had been previously tried and exonerated.... Read more via Tori News – Get More Nigeria Political News
  7. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports I’ll Get My Belts Back, Defeat Minor Setback, Says Anthony Joshua After Being Floored Four Times – Sahara Reporters

    Anthony Joshua has vowed to get his belts back after calling his sensational heavyweight world-title defeat by Andy Ruiz Jr a "minor setback". Joshua, 29, was floored four times.... read more via Sahara Reporters – Get More Nigeria Sports News
  8. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Tyson Fury sends message to defeated champion Anthony Joshua – P.M. News

    Tyson Fury Tyson Fury offered an olive branch to dethroned former world champion Anthony Joshua after watching his heavyweight rival suffer the first defeat of his career against.... read more via P.M. News – Get More Nigeria Sports News
  9. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Nigerian police prepare app to fight rise in violent crimes – Premium Times Nigeria

    The Nigerian police are preparing to launch a mobile app which it says would help in its fight against the rising crime wave in the country. At least 35 people were killed nationwide last week, as Nigerians continue to grabble with insecurity, alongside the insurgency in the … Read more via...
  10. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Don’t attack Buhari, other leaders, Kumuyi tells Christians – Premium Times Nigeria

    The General Superintendent of the Deeper Christian Life Ministry, William Kumuyi, on Sunday urged Christians not to attack the president of the country through any means. Mr Kumuyi, who gave the admonition during his sermon at the Deeper Life Bible Church, Headquarters, Gbagada, in Lagos said...
  11. Nigeria World News

    World Pope asks Roma to forgive Catholic Church’s ‘discrimination’ – The Guardian Nigeria News

    Pope Francis apologised to the Roma people on Sunday for the Roman Catholic Church’s “discrimination” against them as he wrapped up a visit to Romania. Making up around 10 percent of Romania’s 20 million people, many Roma are .. Read more via The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World...
  12. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Being clothed is sexier than being naked – Nkiru Umeh – Vanguard News

    Beautiful Nollywood actress and beauty entrepreneur, Nkiru Umeh has slammed women who go baring their body and nudity to show their baby bump after giving birth. According to her, sharing nude pictures in the name of pregnancy photo shoot is … via Vanguard News – Get...
  13. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Atiku Petitions Appeal Court over Alleged Ploy by Presidency to Delay Presidential Tribunal – Thisdaylive Newspaper

    Adedayo Akinwale in Abuja The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 presidential election, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has petitioned the.... Read more via Thisdaylive Newspaper – Get More Nigeria Political News
  14. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Zamfara: PDP Tackles Buhari Over Sagay’s Comments On Supreme Court Justices – Leadership Newspaper

    The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has tackled the President Muhammadu Buhari’s Presidency for allowing the chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, Prof Itse Sagay to cast aspersions on the.... Read more via Leadership Newspaper – Get More...
  15. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Buhari departs Jeddah for Abuja after OIC Summit in Makkah – The Guardian Nigeria News

    Buhari in Makkah at the opening of #OICMakkahSummit yesterday, lauded the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) for its engagement of the Islamic Development Bank Group in the.... Read more via The Guardian Nigeria News – Get More Nigeria Political News
  16. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Insecurity: Nigeria drifting apart, Buhari’s silence worsening – Ondo Catholic Bishop – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Bishop of Ondo Catholic Diocese, Most Rev. Jude Arogundade has decried the spate of insecurity currently being experience in various parts of the country.... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Political News
  17. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Speakership: I’ll never step down for Gbajabiamila – APC Rep – Premium Times Nigeria

    A member of the House of Representatives, Olajide Olatubosun (APC-Oyo) has said that the National Assembly is faced with “existential threat.” Mr Olatubosun seeks to be the.... Read more via Premium Times Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Political News
  18. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports 2019 AFCON: Obi Mikel, 5 others arrive camp – Daily Post Nigeria

    Super Eagles Captain, Mikel Obi and five other players have arrived in Asaba, Delta capital, for preparations for the 2019 AFCON tournament holding in Egypt between June 21 and.... read more via Daily Post Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Sports News
  19. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports 2019 AFCON preparations: Mikel, five others arrive Asaba – The Guardian Nigeria News

    Super Eagles Captain, Mikel Obi and five other players have arrived in Asaba, Delta capital, for preparations for the 2019 AFCON tournament holding in Egypt between June 21 and July.... read more via The Guardian Nigeria News – Get More Nigeria Sports News
  20. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Nigerian Celebrities React To Anthony Joshua’s Defeat By Andy Ruiz – Nairaland

    Nigerian celebrities have all taken to social media to react to Anthony Joshua’s defeat by Mexican underdog, Andy Ruiz in a fight which took place at Madison Square in New York. Recall we reported that the Mexican knocked out Anthony Joshua in the 7th round, to inflict his first … read...