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  1. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Nigeria Gets $125m Grant for Basic Education – THISDAY Newspapers

    A multi-donor funding agent for interventions in basic education in poor and developing countries, the Global Partnership for Education,( GPE), has extended a grant of $125 million to Nigeria to support the development of basic education.... Read more via THISDAY Newspapers –...
  2. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment First photos and video from BBNaija’s Nina’s introduction ceremony – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    The introduction ceremony of Big Brother Naija 2018 housemate, Nina and her fiancee was held today in Imo State. Recall that on January 1, the reality show star took to Twitter to announce that.... Read more via Linda Ikeji’s Blog – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  3. Nigeria Political News


    The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) may have snatched victory from the All Progressives Congress (APC) at the Supreme Court on Thursday but a huge case lingering in court within the party.... Read more via Businessday NG – Get More Nigeria Political News
  4. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Fani-Kayode’s must read open letter to President Buhari – P.M. News

    Fani Kayode and Buhari Critic and former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode has sent an open letter to President Muhammadu Buhari on the state of the nation.... Read the letter below: Mr. President, many believe that you cannot read and those that believe that you can claim that you cannot...
  5. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Former Love Island Host Caroline Flack Found Dead at 40 – E! Online (US)

    Caroline Flack, former host of the U.K. reality shows The X Factor and Love Island, has died. She was 40 years old. Flack was found dead in her home in her native London, Deadline and other outlets reported. “We can confirm that our Caroline passed away … via E! Online (US) – Top Stories –...
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    Entertainment ‘You are an extension of me, that’s why I’ll always love you’ – Olakunle Churchill declares his undying love for Rosy Meurer on her birthday– Linda

    Nollywood actress, Rosy Meurer turned a year older today, and entrepreneur Olakunle Churchill took to Instagram to pen a heartfelt message as he celebrated her birthday. Sharing stunning photos of the actress to his Instagram page, the ex-husband of Tonto Dikeh.... via Linda Ikeji’s Blog –...
  7. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Eight football fans die in Peru road accident – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    A bus carrying Ecuadoran football fans plunged into a ravine Saturday (Feb 15) while heading home from a Copa Libertadores game in Peru, killing at least eight, authorities said. The bus, which had left from Lima, fell 15m from a stretch of the Panamerican Highway … read more via Welcome To...
  8. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Facebook CEO backs regulation of harmful online content – Vanguard News

    Facebook Chief Executive, Mark Zuckerberg, said harmful online content should be regulated, adding that his company should be treated with a framework in between those used for existing media and telecoms companies.... Read more via Vanguard News – Get More Nigeria...
  9. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Nigerians will get access to education at all levels – Buhari – Daily Post Nigeria

    President Muhammadu says his administration will improve infrastructure of Nigerian universities and also ensure that Nigerians get access to education.... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Political News
  10. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Five Travelers From China Test Negative To Coronavirus In Nigeria – Naijaloaded

    The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control said on Saturday that five travellers from China tested negative to Coronavirus also known as COVID19.... Read more via Naijaloaded – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  11. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Bryan Okwara and Marie Miller are expecting their first child together (Photo) – Laila’s Blog

    Bryan Okwara reveals he is expecting a baby with his long time girlfriend Marie Miller. The Nollywood actor and former Mr Nigeria, Bryan took to his social media page to … via Nigeria News | Laila’s Blog – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  12. Nigeria Political News

    Politics PDP’s latest plot to move against Buhari, service chiefs – Presidency (full statement) –

    The presidency has reacted to an alleged plot by the PDP to move against President Muhammadu Buhari. Presidential spokesman Garba Shehu claimed that some persons who are beneficiaries of Boko Haram are planning to state a match against service chiefs.... Read more via –...
  13. Nigeria Political News

    Politics How el-Rufai helped me win 2015 election – Buhari reveals, hails governor as he turns 60 –

    By Sunday, February 16, Governor Nasir el-Rufai of Kaduna will be 60 years old. President Muhammadu Buhari, celebrating the governor, has referred to him as a great leader.... Read more via – Get More Nigeria Political News
  14. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Bayelsa governorship: Diri’s mandate threatened as PDP candidate moves to unseat governor –

    A PDP governorship candidate, Timi Alaibe, asks a Federal High Court to declare him as the validly nominated governorship candidate of the party in Bayelsa state..... Read more via – Get More Nigeria Political News
  15. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Bukola Saraki And Ahmad Lawan All Smiles As They Meet At Udom’s Father’s Burial – Nairaland

    President of the Senate, His Excellency, Ahmad Ibrahim Lawan arrives Uyo, the capital of Akwa Ibom state for the burial of Late Elder Gabriel Emmanuel Nkanang, father of the governor of Akwa Ibom State, His Excellency, Emmanuel Udom. Upon arriving the Victor Atta International Airport in Uyo...
  16. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Uber Passenger Jumps Into Lagos Lagoon From Third Mainland Bridge – Tori News

    We reported earlier that a yet-to-be-identified man on Saturday jumped into the Lagoon around the Third Mainland Bridge in Lagos State. Now, it has been learnt that the man was actually an Uber passenger.... Read more via Tori News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  17. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports EPL: Guardiola reveals his fears after Man City’s Champions League ban – Daily Post Nigeria

    Manchester City manager, Pep Guardiola, is worried their Champions League ban will affect his players’ futures at the club, ESPN reports. UEFA handed City a two-year ban from all European competitions on Friday.... read more via Daily Post Nigeria – Get More Nigeria...
  18. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Nigerian embassy fails citizens repatriated from Thailand, leaves them in prison despite pardon – Premium Times Nigeria

    No fewer than eight Nigerian inmates repatriated from Thailand to complete their prison terms close to their families are being held at Kirikiri Maximum Prison, Lagos, for more than three years beyond their release dates due to the failure of consular officials at the... Read more via Premium...
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    Metro Auno massacre:We regret returning Buhari to power — Borno residents lament – Vanguard News

    This occurred after the motorists conveying hundreds of passengers and goods worth billions of naira were prevented entry to the city at the final military checkpoint for failing to meet the 5pm stipulated time set by security operatives.... Read more via Vanguard News –...
  20. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Daniel Lee Martin commits suicide amid child s*x abuse probe – Laila’s Blog

    Country singer, Daniel Lee Martin who is under investigation for child sex abuse has committed suicide. Daniel Lee Martin died at the age of 54, from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound, to … Read more via Laila’s Blog – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News