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  1. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Buhari presents N11tr 2020 budget to National Assembly today – The Guardian Nigeria News

    President Muhammadu Buhari will today present an appropriation bill of N10.729 trillion for the 2020 fiscal year before a joint session of the National Assembly. The Guardian learnt that the extraordinary Federal Executive Council (FEC), presided over by … Read more via The Guardian Nigeria...
  2. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Omo- Agege Congratulates Ese Brume – Vanguard Nigeria

    Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege has hailed Nigeria’s athlete, Ese Brume for her outstanding performance at the just concluded IAAF World Championships in Doha, Qatar, United Arab Emirates (UAE).... read more via Vanguard Nigeria – Get More...
  3. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Ese Brume: A crusade driven by destiny, propelled by ambition – The Guardian Nigeria News

    Every epoch has its defining moments for men and women, who shape history, either for good or for bad. This, perhaps, captures the story of Cyprus-based ever-smiling Nigerian long jumper, Ese Brume, who against all odds, puts smiles on the faces of ... read more via The Guardian Nigeria...
  4. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Drama, controversy as Falcons fail to qualify for Tokyo 2020 Olympics – The Guardian Nigeria News

    The Nigeria women national team, Super Falcons’ hope of moving to the next round of the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games African qualifying series was dashed yesterday by Cote D’Ivoire, who held the team to a 1- 1 draw at the Agege Township Stadium, Lagos. .... read more via The Guardian Nigeria News...
  5. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Court seizes N315 million, hotel from NIMASA ex-DG, Invictus – The Guardian Nigeria News

    The Federal High Court, Lagos yesterday ordered the forfeiture of N280,555,010.65 “warehoused” in the bank accounts of Invictus Oil and Gas Limited and Invictus Investment Limited. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) told the court that … Read more via The Guardian Nigeria...
  6. Nigeria Business News

    Business Gas flaring: NNPC, others frown over gas price cap – Vanguard Nigeria

    THE Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, has expressed dissatisfaction as the Federal Government continues to fix the price of gas in Nigeria. This, according to the corporation discourages investment, desired to end gas flaring in the country. .... Read more via Vanguard Nigeria –...
  7. Nigeria Business News

    Business Nigerians spent N7.2b on BBNaija votes, N1.5b in final week – The Guardian Nigeria News

    Nigerians spent N7.2b to vote for the 26 housemates in the just concluded Big Brother Naija reality TV show, N1.5b in its final week and spent 2,376 hours … Read more via The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News – Get more: Nigeria Business News
  8. Nigeria Business News

    Business ‘Nigeria’s leather industry generates $600m yearly’ – The Guardian Nigeria News

    Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu, has disclosed that Nigeria’s leather industry generates between $600m to $800m in revenue for the country annually. He stated this yesterday at the “Validation of the Leather Policy Implementation Plan” organised by the … Read more via...
  9. Nigeria Political News

    Politics At 25th NESG: Few people in 5 states, FCT own Nigeria’s wealth — BUHARI – Vanguard Nigeria

    ABUJA — President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, lamented widespread inequality in Nigeria, stating that a significant proportion of the country’s wealth was concentrated in the hands of a few Nigerians. He also said Nigeria has shown the world … Read more via Vanguard Nigeria –...
  10. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Obaseki, Oshiomhole feud cripples APC governors, National Assembly leaders’ meeting – The Guardian Nigeria News

    A meeting convened by governors of the All Progressives Congress (APC) with the leadership of the National Assembly to promote government’s policies that require legislative support was yesterday disrupted in Abuja. But the meeting’s atmosphere changed when the lingering feud between … Read...
  11. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Indigenes shut Asaba to remember civil war heroes in Delta – The Guardian Nigeria News

    Indigenes and residents yesterday shut the popular Ogbogologo Market till 2:00 p.m. in deference to the order of the Omu of … Read more via The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News – Get More Nigeria Political News
  12. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Wike And Rivers Election Tribunal Victory – Leadership Newspaper

    On Saturday, October 5, 2019, the Rivers State Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal dismissed the petition brought before it by the governorship candidate of the Action Democratic Party (ADP), Victor Fingesi. On that same day, the three-man panel, led by Hon. Justice Kingsley Orjiako...
  13. Nigeria Political News

    Politics OML 11 Host communities request takeover of oil field by NNPC, petition Buhari – Vanguard Nigeria

    Communities of the Oil Mining Lease OML11, in Rivers State have petitioned President Muhammadu Buhari, requesting the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, to take over operatorship of the oil field. ... Read more via Vanguard Nigeria – Get More Nigeria...
  14. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Eto’o: I love Guardiola as a coach, but not as a person – Vanguard Nigeria

    Samuel Eto’o has no doubts about Pep Guardiola’s ability as a coach but his praise of the Catalan didn’t extend beyond his professional capacity. .... read more via Vanguard Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Sports News
  15. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Mothers-to-be who eat seafood daily less likely to have children with attention deficit disorder – The Guardian Nigeria News

    Mothers-to-be who eat lots of seafood are less likely to have children who struggle to pay attention, a study has suggested. Scientists also uncovered rates of Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder (ADHD) were … Read more via The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News –...
  16. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro 2 NYSC members to repeat service year in Sokoto for absconding from PPA – Vanguard Nigeria

    The Coordinator, National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in Sokoto State, Mr Philip Enaberue, says two corps members are to repeat their service year for absconding from their place of primary assignments. .... Read more via Vanguard Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  17. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Outrage as sex-for-grades scandal rocks UNILAG – The Guardian Nigeria News

    Nigerian universities caught global attention yesterday. But this was not because of academic breakthroughs that earned them some laurels. Rather, it was because of the escapades of randy lecturers. The focus on the nation’s universities was triggered by yesterday’s … Read more via The...
  18. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro #SexForGrades: BBC releases full video, showcases life inside ‘cold room’ – Vanguard Nigeria

    This material and any other digital content on this platform may not be reproduced, published, broadcast, written or distributed in full or in part, without written permission from VANGUARD NEWS..... Read more via Vanguard Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  19. Nigeria World News

    World Trump threatens Turkey with ‘extremely decimated economy’ over Syria – Vanguard Nigeria

    President Donald Trump on Monday launched a harsh attack on NATO ally Turkey, threatening to destroy its economy if Ankara takes a planned military strike in Syria too far, even though the U.S. leader himself has opened the door for a Turkish incursion..... Read more via Vanguard Nigeria –...
  20. Nigeria Business News

    Business Nigeria not ready for Internet Pharmacy practice, PSN cautions – Vanguard Nigeria

    Pharmacists under the aegis of the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria, Lagos State branch have cautioned against promoting and embracing Internet Pharmacy practice (also known as an online pharmacy) in Nigeria saying such move would only worsen the already bad fortunes of the nation’s drug...