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  1. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Davido’s 2nd God-fearing babymama, #Amanda, recounts her struggle as she bags her BSc in #Atlanta – Instablog9ja

    Davido’s 2nd God-fearing babymama, #Amanda, recounts her struggle as she bags her BSc in #Atlanta...... via Instablog9ja – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  2. Nigeria Political News

    Politics INEC To Hold Governorship Elections In Kogi, Bayelsa On Nov 2 – Channels Television

    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has fixed November 2, 2019, to conduct governorship elections in Kogi and Bayelsa States. INEC’s National Commissioner and Chairman, Voter Education and Information, Mr Festus Okoye, announced this in a statement on Tuesday.... Read more...
  3. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Senate President tussle: Lawan’s fate hangs as thirty-five APC Senators back Ndume – Daily Post Nigeria

    Against the adoption of Senator Ahmed Lawan by the ruling All Progressives Congress, there are strong indications that no fewer than thirty-five Senators from the APC are backing former Senate Leader, Ali Ndume to clinch the seat of Senate President for the Ninth Assembly. It was gathered …...
  4. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Barcelona must kill off comeback kings Man United, says Pique – The Guardian Nigeria News

    Gerard Pique says Barcelona must learn from last season’s Champions League collapse against Roma and be wary of Manchester United’s powers of recovery ahead of Wednesday’s quarter-final clash. Defender Pique, who was part of the United squad that won the European.. read more via The...
  5. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Gun duel as Boko Haram insurgents attempt to infiltrate Damaturu – Daily Post Nigeria

    Troops in Damaturu, the Yobe State capital are reportedly in a fierce battle with suspected Boko Haram terrorists who attempted to infiltrate the state capital late Tuesday evening. DAILY POST gathered that the suspected terrorists, who came in their dozens, attempted to sneak into the...
  6. Nigeria Business News

    Business Lagos CIBN elects Peter Ashade as chairman, others as new executives – Nairametrics

    The Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN) Lagos State Branch, has elected new executive members who will run the affairs of the flagship branch for the next two years. Among the elected executives is the Group Chief Executive Officer (CEO), United Capital Plc, Peter Ashade, who...
  7. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Atiku Pays $30,000 To Foreign Law Firm To Lobby US To Recognise Him As ‘Authentic’ Winner Of Nigeria’s Election – Sahara Reporters

    Atiku Abubakar, Nigeria’s former Vice-President and presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), is currently lobbying the United States of America for support in his quest to challenge the outcome of the February 23 presidential election. The Independent National Electoral...
  8. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Zamfara Govt Vows Not To Relent In Tackling Banditry – Channels Television

    The Zamfara State Government says it will not relent in tackling the persistent attack on the state by armed bandits. Governor Abdul’aziz Yari who was represented by the Secretary to the state governor, Abdullahi Muhammad, disclosed this during a stakeholder meeting with … Read more via...
  9. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Senate Confirms Chairman, MD/CEO Of North East Development Commission – Sahara Reporters

    The Nigerian Senate has confirmed the appointment of Major-General Paul Tarfa (rtd) as Chairman of the North East Development Commission (NEDC). The appointments of Mohammed Goni Alkali as the Managing Director (MD) and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of NEDC, and nine other members, were also...
  10. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Military relocates residents from ‘Boko Haram hideout’ – Premium Times Nigeria

    The Nigerian military authorities on Monday ordered the relocation of residents of Jakana village, in Borno State, amidst concerns that Boko Haram insurgents use the community as a hideout. Jakana, a village 40km west of Maiduguri, is amongst the most attacked communities around the capital...
  11. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro 2019 UTME: Again, JAMB speaks on timetable clash with WASSCE – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Tuesday assured candidates sitting for this year’s Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) that they would not be denied the opportunity of sitting for the examination. Dr Fabian Benjamin, Head of Public Relations, JAMB, gave the...
  12. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Kajuru Attacks: Police Confirm 21 Killed, 10 Houses Burnt Down – Leadership Newspaper

    The Kaduna state police command, on Tuesday, confirmed that no fewer than twenty one people were killed in Banono and Anguwan Aku remote villages in Kufana district of Kajuru local government area of the state. Confirming the incident which took place on monday, DSP Yakubu A. Sabo...
  13. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Super Eagles defender William Troost-Ekong speaks on working hard to prove doubters wrong in a new documentary – Pulse Nigeria

    Bursting with the confidence of his potentials and the career ahead of him, William Troost-Ekong was however stunned when one of the coaches at Tottenham where he was playing in the academy told him he wasn’t good enough. That moment went on to be the motivating … read more via Pulse...
  14. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Super Eagles Star, Ndidi Set To Marry His Longtime Sweetheart – Naijaloaded

    Nigerian midfielder and Leicester City player, Wilfred Ndidi is getting ready to tie the knot with his longtime girlfriend. Super Eagles star, Wilfred Ndidi is set to marry his long time girlfriend come May 10th, (next month), according to reports. The … read more via Naijaloaded |...
  15. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Tambuwal visits student whose hands were cut-off by assailants – P.M. News

    Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State on Tuesday visited a hospitalised student, Habibu Abubakar, whose hands were cut-off by assailants. Abubakar’s assailants also made away with his motorcycle after cutting off his hands in the Sokoto metropolis. The News Agency of Nigeria … Read more via...
  16. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Ex-governor Jang diverted N2bn from CBN – Witness alleges – P.M. News

    A witness, Mr Taiwo Olorunyomi, an investigator with the Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission (ICPC) alleged that former Governor Jonah Jang diverted N2 billion which the CBN released to the state government for Micro Enterprises and SME’s. NAN … Read more via...
  17. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Meet the 8 most reputable Nigerians on earth in 2019 – Pulse Nigeria

    Reputation Poll International, a leading reputation management consultancy firm, has released the list of the 100 most reputable people on earth. Every year, the company recognises distinguished individuals from various sectors including entertainment, politics, religion, education and...
  18. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro These Are The 5 Most Popular Bus Stops In Abuja – Nairaland

    Abuja is the capital city of our beloved country Nigeria, and it is in the middle of the country. The capital city of Nigeria was moved from Lagos to Abuja in the year 1991. Abuja is the most popular and populous city of the Federal Capital Territory (including Bwari, … Read more via...
  19. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment VERY FUNNY! Kemi Olunoyo Mocks Davido After Drake’s Performance With Wizkid – Naijaloaded

    The lasting beef between the Journalist, Kemi Olunoyo and Nigerian singer, Davido continues as she come for him again after the performance which featured Wizkid and Drake at O2 Arena.... via Naijaloaded | Nigeria’s Most Visited Music & Entertainment Website – Get more...
  20. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment BBNaija Star, Princess Dragged Over ‘Surgically Enhanced’ Bikini Body – Tori News

    Princess Onyejekwe of the Big Brother Naija fame has been accused of surgically enhancing her body to boost her s*x appeal.... via Tori News – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News