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  1. Nigeria World News

    World You should stop using WhatsApp right now – SlashGear

    Thank goodness I stopped using WhatsApp when I did – things are about to get MESSY. As of this Facebook currently has a content moderation plan*… another NEW content moderation plan I should say…. Read more via SlashGear – Get more World News
  2. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Aso Rock to ‘Pitiable’ Atiku: Your gambit will fail – P.M. News

    The Nigerian presidency has worded another stern note to Atiku Abubakar, Nigeria’s former vice-president and defeated candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, asking him to stop daydreaming, whipping up emotional sentiments and devaluing the Buhari administration...... Read more via P.M...
  3. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Buhari to inaugurate new ministers after August 16 – SGF – Daily Trust

    President Muhammadu Buhari is expected to inaugurate the 43 ministerial nominees recently cleared by the Senate after an Induction Retreat slated for August 15-16 in Abuja..... Read more via Daily Trust – Get More Nigeria Political News
  4. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Harry Maguire: Man Utd Agree £80m Deal For Leicester Defender – Nairaland

    Manchester United have reached an agreement to sign England centre-back Harry Maguire from Leicester for £80m - a world-record fee for a defender.... Read more via Nairaland – Get More Nigeria Sports News
  5. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Kidnap Of 5 RCCG Pastors: Nigerians Blast Pastor Adeboye – Nairaland

    Nigerians have criticised the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Pastor Enoch Adeboye, over the kidnap of five pastors of the church.... Read more via Nairaland – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  6. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro ‘Iyawo, great mum’ – Femi Otedola eulogizes wife on her birthday – TheCable

    Femi Otedola, Nigerian business mogul and philanthropist, has taken to his social media platforms to congratulate Nana Otedola, his wife, on her birthday.... Read more via TheCable – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  7. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Shiites support El-zakzaky’s daughter, vow to continue protest despite Buhari’s proscription, disown Ibrahim Musa as spokesman – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Despite the proscription order, top members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) on Friday, August 2nd allied with the decision of daughter of their detained leader, Ibraheem El-Zakzaky that protest will continue.... Read more via Linda Ikeji’s Blog – Get More...
  8. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Ugandan lecturer, Stella Nyanzi jailed for 18 months over poem about President Museveni’s mother’s vagina – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Prominent Ugandan academic, Stella Nyanzi was on Friday August 2 handed an 18 months jail sentence over a poem in which she used President Yoweri Museveni's mother’s vagina to criticise his “oppression, suppression and repression” in the country.... Read more via Linda Ikeji’s Blog –...
  9. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment When I lost my voice and couldn’t sing for over six months people said It could be Iyanya or Ubi Franklin doing me – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Nigerian singer, Tekno who has been off the scene for a while has just granted a ‘tell all’ interview with Daddy Freeze where he revealed in details the struggles he went through when his vocal cords shut down for months..... Read more via Linda Ikeji’s Blog – Get more...
  10. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Toyin Lawani sniffs Princess Shyngle vagina in new raunchy photo – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Toyin Lawani shared this new raunchy photo showing her sniffing the vagina of Gambian actress, Princess Shyngle.... Read more via Linda Ikeji’s Blog – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  11. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Inaugural Ghana-Nigeria Rugby President’s Cup To Kick Off – Africanews

    The inaugural first of two matches in the 2019 Ghana-Nigeria Rugby President’s Cup is set to kick off tomorrow 3 August 2019 at 11 am on the Nduom Sports Stadium in Elmina Ghana..... Read more via Africanews – Get More Nigeria Sports News
  12. Nigeria Business News

    Business MTN Nigeria asks tribunal to rule on tax treatment of $1 billion fine – WSAU

    MTN Nigeria has asked a Nigerian tax tribunal to rule on whether the company should pay corporate tax on a 330 billion naira ($1.1 billion) fine, a spokesman for the telecoms company said..... Read more via WSAU – Get more: Nigeria Business News
  13. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro FAAN suspends officer who stole from a pilgrim at Yola Airport – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Aviation security officer, Jennifer Luka who works at the Yola International Airport has been suspended indefinitely by the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria following a report of theft involving the officer..... Read more via Linda Ikeji’s Blog – Get More Nigeria...
  14. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Abduction: It is time for you to condemn and denounce Buhari- FFK tells Pastor Adeboye – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Femi Fani-Kayode tweeted this while reacting to reports of the abduction of five RCCG pastors.... Read more via Linda Ikeji’s Blog – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  15. Nigeria World News

    World Edward Snowden says Facebook is spying on you – Mashable

    The U.S. government is not the only one that’s watching you. So warns famed NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden, who on Thursday called Facebook to task for spying on its users.... Read more via Mashable – Get more World News
  16. Nigeria World News

    World Osama bin Laden’s son, Hamza, is dead – Instablog9ja

    Hamza bin Laden, the favorite son of the late al-Qaida leader, Osama bin Laden, is reported dead, according to multiple news outlets citing U.S. officials. Officials said Hamza bin Laden was killed during the first two years of the Trump administration. They said he was killed before February...
  17. Nigeria World News

    World Girl, 3, gang-raped and beheaded in India – Newtelegraph

    Two paedos allegedly raped and beheaded a three-year-old girl who was kidnapped while sleeping beside her mum at a railway station in India. Government railway police said the toddler was decapitated with a sharp weapon after she started crying while being sexually assaulted.... Read more...
  18. Nigeria World News

    World Saudi Arabia softens law against women, now to be allowed to travel without male guardians’ permission –

    The government of Saudi Arabia has announced amendments to its laws to allow women travel abroad without permission from their guardians, a condition that had faced heavy criticisms. Bloomberg quotes the Okaz newspaper, as saying the government also approved... Read more via –...
  19. Nigeria World News

    World Indian dentists remove 526 hidden teeth from 7-yr-old boy’s jaw – Pulse Nigeria

    A group of dentists in India have reportedly removed 526 hidden teeth from Ravindranath, a seven year old boy in Chennai. The boy was taken to the hospital after he complained of pain and swelling in his … Read more via Pulse Nigeria – Nigeria – Get more World News
  20. Nigeria Business News

    Business Report: CBN intervening to prop up naira – Newtelegraph

    The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has been intervening in the currency market over the past two weeks to keep the naira stable as foreign investors took profits after yields fell on the local debt market, Reuters reported a forex trader as saying yesterday. The naira was quoted at … Read...