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  1. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Chelsea, Man City Stars Named In FIFA World 11 (Full List) –

    Chelsea stars, Millie Bright and Maren Mjelde are among the 55 nominees for this year’s FIFA FIFPRO’s Women World 11. Manchester City stars, Ellen White, Keira Walsh and captain Steph Houghton are also.... Read more via – Get More Nigeria Sports News
  2. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Twitter Release Statement On Racist Abuse Suffered By Football Stars – Naijaloaded

    Twitter revealed they have taken action on more than 700 cases of “abuse and hateful conduct” related to football in Britain in the last two weeks and promised on Wednesday to continue their.... Read more via Naijaloaded – Get More Nigeria Sports News
  3. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro #Xenophobia: NANS Asks South Africans To Leave Nigeria On Or Before Monday –

    The National Association of Nigerian Students has asked South African nationals living in Nigeria to leave the country on or before Monday next week. The students’ body said it would start attacking businesse.... Read more via – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  4. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro #Xenophobia: Tension in Zambia as students join protest against attacks in South Africa (See Video) – TobiVibes

    Students in Zambia came out in their numbers to join the protest against Xenophobia in South Africa. Students in Zambia have taken to the streets, marching and protesting as they head towards.... Read more via TobiVibes – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  5. Nigeria Business News

    Business ‘My Heart Cries’ – Check Out How Billionaire Businessman, Otedola Reacted To The Xenophobic Attacks – Tori News

    Nigerian billionaire businessman, Femi Otedola has reacted to the xenophobic attacks in South Africa.... Read more via Tori News – Get more: Nigeria Business News
  6. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Dj Cuppy Suffers Emotional Breakdown, Weeps Uncontrollably On Instagram – tooXclusive

    Florence Otedola popularly known as Dj Cuppy has fans worried with her emotional breakdown on social media. The “Gelato” singer who had an interactive session with her fans earlier today on Instagram.... Read more via TooXclusive – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  7. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Mr Eazi Savagely Attacks Troll For Calling Him A “Gold Digger” On Social Media – tooXclusive

    Mr Eazi certainly knows how to give savage responses to trolls. The “Supernova” crooner, weighing in his opinions on the recently xenophobic attacks, took to his Twitter page to implore Nigerians.... Read more via TooXclusive – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  8. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Senator Dino Melaye Sustains Injuries After Gunmen Invade PDP Primaries (Photo) – Nairaland

    PKogi West Senator, Dino jonah Melaye narrowly escaped death after unknown gunmen stormed the venue of the Governorship Primaries of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP at the Confluence Stadium in Lokoja..... Read more via Nairaland – Get More Nigeria Political News
  9. Nigeria Business News

    Business NNPC speaks on ‘fuel scarcity’ in ember months – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says it has robust supply of petroleum products that will sustain the country in the ember months and even beyond December..... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – Get more: Nigeria Business News
  10. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Kogi Election Polls: Firm Drags PDP Aspirant to Court – Vanguard News

    As the Kogi state chapter of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, conducts its primary elections to elect the party’s flag bearer for the gubernatorial elections coming up this year, a PR firm, April 12 Communications has dragged one of the aspirants... Read more via Vanguard News –...
  11. Nigeria World News

    World Donald Trump launches another attack on Sadiq Khan but spells his name wrong – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Donald Trump has launched another attack on Sadiq Khan after the Mayor of London criticized him for playing golf as Hurricane Dorian edged towards the US. Trump hit back at Khan for the criticism but spelt Khan’s name wrong. The president defended his decision to play a round of … Read...
  12. Nigeria Business News

    Business AfDB Appoints Former PENCOM DG, Chinelo Anohu To Head Africa Investment Forum – Nairaland

    Akinwumi Adesina, president of the African Development Bank Group, has announced the appointment of Chinelo Anohu as head and senior director of the Africa Investment Forum (AIF). Anohu, a highly accomplished international corporate lawyer, was the former director-general of the National …...
  13. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Burna Boy waves South Africa goodbye – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    Has Nigerians all over the world condemn attacks on Nigerians and other Africans in South Africa, Burna Boy has vowed not to step in the country again until their government take charge. He made this known while condemning attacks on foreigners in the country in a series … via Welcome To...
  14. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment ‘Buhari Is Indecisive’ – Alibaba Speaks On Killings of Nigerians in South Africa – Naijaloaded

    Veteran actor and comedian, Alibaba, on Tuesday called out Muhammadu Buhari over the Xenophobic attacks on foreigners, particularly Nigerians in South Africa. AliBaba, on his Instagram page wondered what Buhari can do in such a situation when issue of killings within Nigeria was … via...
  15. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Tiwa Savage Cancels Appearance At Upcoming DSTV Delicious Festival In South Africa – Nairaland

    Mavin first lady, Tiwa Savage reacted to the xenophobic attacks carried out by South Africans against foreigners mostly Nigerians in their country, which has led to an outrage on social media and the media. In her recent post shared on twitter, the singer condemned killings of innocent...
  16. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Attack on South African Businesses in Nigeria Will Hurt Nigerians More – FG – Naijaloaded

    The Federal Government has appealed to Nigerians not to attack South African companies operating in Nigeria in retaliation for the ongoing xenophobic attacks against Nigerians in South Africa. In a statement issued in Abuja on Tuesday, the Minister of Information and … Read more via...
  17. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports #Xenophobia: Zambia cancels friendly match against South Africa – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Zambia’s football association has called off its friendly match against South Africa because of the recent xenophobic attacks on foreign nationals in South Africa. The international friendly match was scheduled to take place on Saturday, September 7, in Lusaka, Zambia.... read more via...
  18. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro MTN office in Bodija set on fire by angry protesters (video) – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    An MTN office at Bodija in the capital city of Oyo State, Ibadan was set on fire last night on the heels of the protest which ensued after Nigerians in South Africa were subjected to xenophobic attacks. A video of the MTN office which was set on fire by … Read more via Linda Ikeji’s Blog –...
  19. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro “I’m Not White, How Okada Man Saved Me From Attack In Lagos” – Daddy Freeze – Nairaland

    Daddy Freeze has narrated a shocking encounter he had today, September 3, and how an Okada man saved his life. The OAP said he was on his way to see a movie with his family when a bike man saw him on the road and warned him to turn … Read more via Nairaland – Get...
  20. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro EFCC recovers N423mn, $39,253, €2,330 in 8 months – Pulse Nigeria

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Abuja Zonal Office has recovered over N423 million from January to August. Head of the zone, Mr Aminu Aliyu, who made this known in Abuja on Tuesday, said other recoveries included 39,253 dollars and 2,330 euros. Aliyu said that … Read...