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  1. Nigeria World News

    World Venezuela’s Guaido warns military on blocked aid – Yahoo News

    Opposition leader Juan Guaido, recognized by some 50 countries as Venezuela’s interim president, warned the military Sunday that blocking humanitarian aid from entering the country is a “crime against humanity.” The warning comes as international aid has taken center stage … Read more via...
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    World Party that nominated Thai princess for PM faces ban after king’s rebuke – Yahoo News

    The Thai political party that nominated a princess as its candidate for prime minister could be banned from a general election in March after an activist said on Sunday he would file a petition seeking its dissolution. … Read more via Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines –...
  3. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment These are the best and worst dressed stars at the 2019 Grammy Awards – USA Today

    Artists love expressing themselves through music and the same goes with their fashion. These were some of our favorite, and not so favorite, looks of the night..... via USA Today – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
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    Entertainment Why Beyoncé’s fans are upset with Steve Harvey’s stepdaughter, Lori Harvey – Yahoo News

    Fans of Beyonce swarmed the social media accounts of Lori Harvey, the stepdaughter of comedian and talk-show host Steve Harvey..... via Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
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    Entertainment Cardi B Twerks on a Piano During Electrifying 2019 Grammys Performance – E! NEWS

    Cardi B brought her money moves to the 2019 Grammys, okurrr?! The hip-hop superstar hit the Staples Center stage on Sunday evening with one mission in mind: to prove just why the Recording Academy recognized her with an impressive five nominations. Cardi … via Top stories – Google News –...
  6. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro RRS arrests killers of Uber driver, recovers car – The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper

    The operatives of Rapid Response Squad (RRS), a unit of the Lagos State Police Command, have arrested two suspected robbers for killing an Uber driver and stealing his Hyundai Elantra car with registration number EPE 676 EC. The arrest followed a … Read more via The Guardian Nigeria...
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    Metro One year after, Leah Sharibu’s family begs Buhari for rescue – The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper

    The family of the abducted Dapchi schoolgirl Leah Sharibu yesterday again pleaded with President Muhammadu Buhari to secure the release of their daughter who has been in captivity of the … Read more via The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper – Nigeria and World News – Get More...
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    Metro Man Who Ate Marijuana Lollipop Had Heart Attack Caused by ‘Fearful Hallucinations’ – Newsweek

    A man ate a lollipop and suffered a heart attack triggered by frightening hallucinations, physicians have revealed. The unnamed man, 70, was taking medicines for coronary artery diseaseand his condition was stable. He suffered a heart attack after he ate around 70mg of THC, the psychoactive...
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    Politics 2019 Elections: INEC expresses confidence in card readers – Pulse Nigeria

    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has expressed confidence in the performance of the Smart Card Readers to be used at the forthcoming general elections. Mr Festus Okoye, INEC National Commissioner and Chairman, Information and Voter Education Committee, expressed the...
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    Metro Abuja court summons Oshiomhole for contempt – The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper

    For dissolving the elected executive of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Imo State, the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has ordered the national chairman, … Read more via The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper – Nigeria and World News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    World US again challenges China’s claims in South China Sea – CNN

    The guided-missile destroyers USS Spruance and USS Preble sailed within 12 nautical miles of the Spratly Islands as part of what the US Navy calls a “freedom of navigation operation.” The operation was carried out “in order to challenge excessive maritime claims and preserve access to the...
  12. Nigeria Business News

    Business $43.33m debt: Court warns CBN, NCC, others against sale of 9Mobile – Vanguard News Nigeria

    The Abuja Division of the Federal High Court has warned the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN; Nigerian Telecommunication Commission, NCC, and others involved in the transaction for the sale of distressed telecommunications firm, Etisalat (9mobile), to suspend further action on the deal pending the …...
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    Business Where is $7bn CBN placed with 14 Banks? – Vanguard News Nigeria

    THE subject of the narrative, in this column, last week, was the $7bn which Festus Odoko, former CBN Corporate Affairs Director, confirmed had been deposited with 14 Nigerian banks in October 2006. It is not clear how many banks, actually, succeeded in raising the … Read more via Vanguard...
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    Business Mercedes-Benz predicts cars will evolve more in the next decade than ever before – Digital Trends

    Concept cars like the Mercedes-Benz EQ Silver Arrow shed fascinating insight into the future of an automaker, and they give us a glimpse at what’s going on inside the minds of the people who design them. Eager to learn more, Digital Trends sat down with Gorden Wagener, the head … Read more...
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    Business Cinema takings dip by 41% in January – Nairametrics

    Cinema takings in the country may have dipped last month, as the top 20 films across the country’s cinemas for the four weeks of the month grossed over N350 million. This is according to data from the Cinema Exhibitors Association of Nigeria (CEAN)....... Read more via Nairametrics –...
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    Business MTN may rake in $600m from sale of Jumia shares – The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper

    Jumia, Africa’s online retailer, is planning an initial public offering (IPO) in New York this year that could value the business at about $1.5 billion, according to those in the know. Bloomberg reports that Jumia’s largest shareholder, MTN Group, … Read more via The Guardian Nigeria...
  17. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Black Panther roars with early Grammy Award win for musical score – CNET

    You’ll hear the sounds of Wakanda forever. Black Panther won an early Grammy Award for best score soundtrack for visual media in advance of Sunday night’s awards ceremony. Composer Ludwig Göransson was chatting with Variety when he received the news. “(Director) Ryan Coogler..... via CNET –...
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    Entertainment Childish Gambino gets into a dance-off with his Playmoji in Pixel 3 ad - Andriodcentral

    Following months of leak after leak, Google’s officially taken the wraps off its Pixel 3 and 3 XL smartphones. The two handsets look exactly like … Wallpapers – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
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    Entertainment New Aladdin trailer from the 2019 Grammys introduces Will Smith’s Genie – The Verge

    A trailer for Disney’s upcoming live-action adaptation of Aladdin aired during the 2019 Grammys finally gave everyone what they wanted — Will Smith’s Genie. The first teaser for the film, which debuted in October 2018, left the Genie out. New images of Smith in costume as the popular and...
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    Entertainment Childish Gambino makes history – CNN

    Childish Gambino's "This Is America" won Grammys for song and record of the year on Sunday, becoming the first rap song to win the prestigious awards. Gambino did not attend the event and reportedly declined an invitation to perform..... via CNN – Get more Nigeria...