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  1. Nigeria Business News

    Business Nigeria to pick advisers for $3.3 bln Eurobond via open bids -DMO – Nasdaq

    Nigeria plans to appoint advisers for a $3.3 billion Eurobond issue through an open competitive bid process and expects to complete an approval process for the sale soon, the Debt Management Office (DMO) said on Friday.... Read more via Nasdaq – Get more: Nigeria...
  2. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Hoodlums invade Bayelsa Governor-elect Douye Diri’s house, destroy vehicles – Pulse Nigeria

    The hoodlums are suspected to be loyalists of APC. Hoodlums on Friday, February 14, 2020, attacked the house of Bayelsa governor-elect, Douye Diri on Imgbi Road, Amarata, Yenagoa, the state capital. The attack follows the issuance of Certificate of Return to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)...
  3. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro APC carpets INEC for declaring Diri Bayelsa Gov-elect - The Nation Newspaper

    The All Progressives Congress(APC) has rejected the declaration of Senator Duoye Diri as Governor-elect of Bayelsa by the Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC). Its National Chairman Adams Oshiomhole, in an ongoing chat with reporters, faulted INEC “illegally declaring Diri as...
  4. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Coronavirus panic in Lowry hotel as staff express fear over Ighalo’s stay (details) –

    Workers at the Lowry Hotel have reportedly expressed fears over the stay of Odion Ighalo at the place and they have been told not to worry despite the player being quarantined for coronavirus fears. On Thursday afternoon, February 13, Odion Ighalo was spotted leaving... Read more via...
  5. Nigeria World News

    World Photos: see the private grave site where Kobe Bryant and daughter were laid to rest – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    Kobe Bryant and his 13-year-old daughter Gianna were laid to rest side-by-side at this private ‘family estate’ burial plot where heart rosaries are placed on their headstone... Read more via Welcome To Ladun Liadi’s Blog – Get more World News
  6. Nigeria Business News

    Business Africa’s wealthiest man, Aliko Dangote, acquires additional shares worth $3.99 million in his Cement business – Pulse Nigeria

    Africa's wealthiest man, Aliko Dangote, has acquired additional shares worth $3.99 million (N1.45 billion) in his publicly-listed company, Dangote Cement. The deal was sealed through Dangote Industries Limited (DIL)... Read more via Pulse Nigeria – Nigeria – Get more...
  7. Nigeria Political News

    Politics APC Is Going To Court Over Douye Diri – Oshiomhole Blows Hot – Tori News

    According to Punch Metro, the All Progressives Congress, on Friday, rejected the decision of the Independent National Electoral Commission to issue a Certificate of Return to the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, in the Bayelsa Governorship elections, Senator Douye Diri... Read more...
  8. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Davido Reacts To Supreme Court Sacking Of Bayelsa Governor-elect David Lyon –

    Earlier yesterday, the Supreme Court sacked the governor-elect of Bayelsa State, David Lyon, of APC and his Deputy, Biobarakuma Degi-Eremieoyo, and declared Douye Diri of PDP as the winner of 2019 state governorship election... Read more via – Get more...
  9. Nigeria Political News

    Politics PDP’s Diri Cannot Be Sworn In As Bayelsa Governor – Oshiomhole Blows Hot –

    National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress(APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole has stated that candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Senator Douye Diri cannot be sworn in on Friday as Bayelsa Governor because he did not meet the requirements of the Supreme Court..... Read more...
  10. Nigeria Political News

    Politics David Lyon’s sack: Buhari told not to cancel trip to Bayelsa for swearing-in – Daily Post Nigeria

    Shehu Sani, a former lawmaker representing Kaduna Central district at the National Assembly has advised President Muhammadu Buhari not to cancel his earlier scheduled trip to Bayelsa for the swearing-in ceremony..... Get More Nigeria Political News
  11. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Lyon’s sack: PDP governors react to Supreme Court decision that favours Diri – Daily Post Nigeria

    Governors elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have reacted to the Supreme Court ruling that sacked Bayelsa State governor-elect, David Lyon on Thursday..... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Political News
  12. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Bayelsa: Diri sends message to PDP members who defected to APC – Daily Post Nigeria

    Douye Diri, the flagbearer of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in November’s governorship election in Bayelsa state, has asked members of the party who left the party to the All Progressives Congress (APC), to return.... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – Get More...
  13. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Presidency Accuses Politicians of Paying Miscreants to Boo Buhari in Borno – Thisdaylive

    The presidency thursday accused opposition politicians of paying miscreants to boo the presidential motorcade in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, on Wednesday.... Get More Nigeria Political News
  14. Nigeria World News

    World Sleeping with more than 10 people ‘increases your chance of getting cancer’ – mirror

    Having sex with more than 10 partners over a lifetime can increase your chances of getting cancer, according to a shock new study. And women with a higher number of sexual partners are more likely to report a limiting, long-term condition, experts from the UK, Austria, Turkey, Canada and …...
  15. Nigeria Business News

    Business African Development Bank says World Bank chief’s criticism ‘misleading’ By Reuters –

    The African Development Bank on Thursday pushed back against World Bank President David Malpass' comments that it and similar regional development banks were contributing to emerging market debt problems, saying that his criticism was "misleading and...... Read more via –...
  16. Nigeria Business News

    Business Top 10 richest people in Nigeria and their net worth –

    Several African billionaires are added to the list of the richest people in the world by Forbes and other magazines every year, and Nigerians are also present in this selection.... 10. Fifi Ekanem Ejindu - $850 million 9. Hajia Bola Shagaya - $950 million 8. Jim James Ovia - $980 million 7...
  17. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Nigerians bash Oshiomhole over comment that no governor in Bayelsa Friday – P.M. News

    Nigerians have bashed the All Progressives Congress, APC National Chairman, Adams Oshiomhole for saying that there will be no new governor in Bayelsa State on Friday as the judgment of the Supreme Court lacked ingredient. Oshiomhole, while reacting to the judgment which sacked the election of...
  18. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Coronavirus: China records 5,090 new cases, 121 new deaths – P.M. News

    Chinese health authorities Friday said it received reports of 5,090 new confirmed cases of novel coronavirus infection and 121 deaths on Thursday from 31 provincial-level regions and the Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps. ... Read more via P.M. News – Get More...
  19. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro FG offers 36 million to any scientist who finds cure to Coronaviris – Laila’s Blog

    The Federal Government of Nigeria has offered N36 million to any scientist who is able to find a solution or cure to Coronavirus and Lassa Fever Coronavirus has … Read more via Nigeria News | Laila’s Blog – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  20. Nigeria World News

    World Meghan Markle and Prince Harry axe all 15 of their UK staff – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    Harry and Meghan are axing 15 staff and closing their Buckingham Palace office. It is the surest sign yet that the couple and their son Archie are unlikely ever to return to the UK to live. The Duke and Duchess of Sussex broke the news … Read more via Welcome To Ladun Liadi’s Blog –...