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    Politics Femi Otedola ‘accepts’ Lagos PDP governorship ticket – Punch Newspapers

    Businessman, Femi Otedola, has reportedly accepted to become the torchbearer of the Peoples Democratic Party in the Lagos State governorship race in 2019.... Read more via Punch Newspapers – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Business Nigerian Breweries, GTB, other stocks witness sell-off – BusinessDay

    The stocks of Nigerian Breweries Plc, GTBank Plc, Dangote Sugar Refinery Plc, Forte Oil Plc, and UAC of Nigeria Plc witnessed remarkable sell-off which thereafter impacted their prices after Tuesday’s trading on the Nigerian Bourse. Only 14 stocks advanced in price as against 29 … Read more...
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    Entertainment Blake Lively Thinks Husband Ryan Reynolds Deserves Her People’s Choice Awards Style Icon Nomination – E! Online (US)

    Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds are both up for 2018 E! People’s Choice Awards, but will they both win? Well, if Lively had it her way her husband would win it all, including her Style Icon of 2018 nomination (and vote) because she is the sweetest wife … via E! Online (US) – Top Stories –...
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    Entertainment [Music] Oritse Femi – Agadatu – Naijaloaded

    MSN Gang/ Arogunmenite sounds presents a brand new hit from the most consistent sound god in the music scene. Oritse Femi has been giving us back to back in the past weeks.... via Naijaloaded | Nigeria’s Most Visited Music & Entertainment Website – Get more Nigeria...
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    Entertainment Tech: Paul McCartney says some people think Kanye West ‘discovered’ him when they made songs together in 2015: ‘And that’s not a joke’ –

    Paul McCartney discussed his history of collaboration with Kanye West in a new GQ interview. The former Beatle joked about how social media users thought West... via – Nigeria’s entertainment & lifestyle platform online – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
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    Entertainment Mark Wahlberg, Rob Lowe: These 6 Celebrities Escaped Death On 9/11 – RadarOnline

    Life comes at you fast, and can be taken away from you in the split of a second—that is what at least six … via RadarOnlineRadarOnline – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
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    Entertainment Beverly Osu Goes Nude In Reverend Sister Nun’s Outfit Holding A Rosary And Smoking A Cigarette – Gossip Mill Nigeria

    picture of Nollywood actress, Beverly Osu, is causing an uproar on the Internet. The former Big Brother Naija housemate is currently the talking point on social media, following a picture she posted on Instagram, in which she was clad in a nun’s outfit, clutching a rosary in one hand … via...
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    Sports PSG announce deal to launch cryptocurrency – Daily Nation

    French footballing giants Paris Saint-Germain are launching their own cryptocurrency after announcing a new partnership with, a blockchain company based in Malta..... read more via Daily Nation | Home – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Metro “Exposing Children To Social Media Could Ruin Their Future” – Lawyer Warns – Naijaloaded

    An Ilorin-based legal practitioner, Mr. Kolawole Alabi, has warned parents against exposing their children to social media, saying it could ruin their future. Alabi gave the warning in Ilorin on Wednesday while speaking with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN). He … Read more via Naijaloaded |...
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    Metro Nigerian Boy Receives The Prestigious Flame Of Peace Award In Viena Austria (Photos) – Nairaland

    Art is life, art builds bridges, these popular clichés are what art lovers and connoisseurs have used to describe art. In this light, a young Nigerian, Kanyeyachukwu Tagbo-Okeke was a recipient of the prestigious Flame of Peace (Flamme des Friedens) award in Vienna Austria... Read more via...
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    Metro Task Force arrests fake medical practitioner in Ondo (PHOTO) – Newtelegraph

    The Task Force on Counterfeit and Fake Drugs have arrested a fake medical practitioner, Olowolayemo Ifetayo Williams for allegedly operating an illegal hospital in Akure, the Ondo State capital. Olowolayemo was arrested during the monitoring exercise of the Task Force set up by the state...
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    Metro FG recovers N769 billion in 3 years – BusinessDay

    Attorney General and Minister of Justice, AGF Abubakar Malami on Tuesday revealed that Federal government has so far recovered a total sum of N769b T This is just as federal government also revealed that it recovered N13.8billion from tax evaders in May 2018. Government also … Read more via...
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    Politics : Otedola ‘Accepts’ PDP Offer to Run for Lagos Governor –

    Billionaire businessman Femi Otedola has “accepted” the offer of a governorship ticket by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). This was disclosed by the publisher of Ovation Magazine, Dele Momodu, who said Otedola “personally confirmed” the news to him. The Forte Oil boss will run against...
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    Politics Edwin Clark’s wife joins Ogun senatorial race – Newtelegraph

    Dr Abisola Sodipo-Clark, wife of the prominent Ijaw national leader, Chief Edwin Clark, has declared her intention to contest for Ogun Central senatorial seat on the platform of African Democratic Congress (ADC). Sodipo-Clark, who was former commissioner for health in the state, submitted her...
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    Politics Arrest Tinubu over tax fraud – PDP tells EFCC – Newtelegraph

    The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called on the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to arrest former Lagos State governor, Asiwaju Ahmed Bola Tinubu over allegations of tax fraud. Tinubu, National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), PDP‎ said, should be questioned...
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    World Trump has already canceled the trip to Ireland he planned two weeks ago – VICE News

    CORK, Ireland — Donald Trump has abruptly canceled his planned visit to Ireland less than two weeks after announcing it, the Irish government said on Tuesday. The cancellation was reported in multiple Irish outlets, with no explanation beyond “scheduling conflicts” given for the sudden change...
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    Politics Lagos APC Guber Aspirant Jide Sanwoolu gets Support of all LGA Chairmen – BellaNaija

    The story of a new Lagos gubernatorial aspirant Jide Sanwoolu who is running under the All Progressives Congress (APC) is causing a stir on social media. … Read more via BellaNaija – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Saraki Appoints Okupe Chair of Campaign Media Council – SIGNAL

    Senate President and presidential aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Dr Bukola Saraki, has appointed Dr Doyin Okupe as chairman of the Media Council for his campaign Organisation. Okupe, a medical doctor and politician, had served … Read more via SIGNAL –...
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    World Body of Kofi Annan Receives Hero’s Welcome Upon Landing in Ghana – SIGNAL

    The body of former UN secretary general Kofi Annan received a hero’s welcome upon landing at Kotoka International Airport in Ghana’s capital. President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo was with Annan’s widow and family members on Monday as uniformed soldiers brought Annan’s coffin … Read more...
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    Business EXCLUSIVE: Leaked Emails Reveal Shell’s Lies To Reps In 2012 About OPL 245 – Sahara Reporters

    Anti-corruption groups are calling for an urgent inquiry into what would appear to be highly misleading statements made by Shell in evidence to an investigation by the 2012 Ad Hoc Committee of the House of Representatives into the corrupt OPL 245 oil bloc deal. In evidence to the … Read...