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  1. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Nigerian activist jailed seven years for ‘falsely’ accusing public official of corruption – Premium Times Nigeria

    A Nigerian activist has been jailed for seven years for falsely accusing a public official of corruption. Ibrahim Wala, popularly called I G Wala, was jailed on... Read more via Premium Times Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Political News
  2. Nigeria World News

    World Notre Dame on fire in Paris – BBC News

    A fire has broken out at the famous Notre Dame cathedral in Paris, firefighters say. The cause is not yet clear, but officials say it could be linked to renovation work. This breaking news story is being updated and more details will be published shortly. Please refresh the … Read more via...
  3. Nigeria Political News

    Politics APC Governors, Others Endorse Lawan, Gbajabiamila – Nairaland

    BORNO State Governor Kashim Shettima has confirmed that former governors in the yet-to-be inaugurated Ninth National Assembly have endorsed Senate Leader Ahmed Lawan and House of Representatives Leader for Senate President and.... Read more via Nairaland – Get More...
  4. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Buhar’s Government Has Failed Nigerians – Northern Elders – Nairaland

    President Muhammadu Buhari has been blasted by the The Northern Elders Forum, NEF, stressing that the current insecurity in the North showcases leadership failure and irresponsibility of governance. Speaking to..... Read more via Nairaland – Get More Nigeria Political...
  5. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Tiger Woods’ Masters Win Gives Nike Investors Another Reason To Cheer – Leadership Newspaper

    Nike Inc’s long-time brand ambassador Tiger Woods gave investors another reason to cheer on Monday, after the world’s biggest name in golf won the Masters, pushing the company’s stock higher. In his signature red shirt and black shoes with the Nike “swoosh” logo, the 43-year-old came back from …...
  6. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Obama, Serena Williams, Trump congratulate Tiger Woods on 5th Masters Triumph – BellaNaija

    Tiger Woods, on Sunday, made one of the greatest comebacks in sporting history, winning his fifth Masters. He’s gotten congratulatory messages on social media from Barack Obama, Serena Williams, and Donald Trump.... read more via BellaNaija – Get More Nigeria Sports News
  7. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro See The Moment A Dog Made Some FRSC Officials Free His Boss In Edo State – Nairaland

    The scary moment a dog made some FRSC officials free his boss in Edo State. The way the dog was shouting scares them away and prompt the FRSC officials to as the man to just go. This is really scary, don’t know officers fear like this. Watch Video Below … Read more via Nairaland –...
  8. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro How Fayose moved N1.2bn into my bank – EFCC witness – P.M. News

    The Economic and Financial Crime Commission’s (EFCC) 11th prosecution witness, Mr Sunday Alade, who was a bank manager in one of the new generation banks in Akure in 2014 has told the Federal High Court in Lagos how N1.2 billion was allegedly moved to … Read more via P.M. News –...
  9. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Regina Daniels’ Brother Reacts To Her Marriage Rumours – Tori News

    It appears that the family of Regina Daniels might be enjoying the proceeds of the rumours trailing her..... Read more via Tori News – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  10. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Champions League: Why Coutinho changed his mind about Manchester United move – Daily Post Nigeria

    Barcelona play-maker, Philippe Coutinho, has changed his mind about moving to Manchester United because he feels their supporters have not forgiven him for playing for their bitter rivals, according to Sport. Coutinho completed a move to Barcelona from Liverpool back in January 2018. The...
  11. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Sanchez & Matic named in Man Utd squad for Barcelona clash –

    The pair are both included in a 22-man travelling party as the Red Devils head to Spain looking to keep their dream of silverware alive for the season Manchester United duo Nemanja Matic and Alexis Sanchez could be set to make … – Get More Nigeria Sports News
  12. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Pregnant woman shot dead in Nasarawa – TheCable

    Gunmen have killed a pregnant woman and 15 others in Numa village, Akwanga local government area of Nasarawa state. Samuel Mashi, chairman of the local government, confirmed the incident to NAN, saying it happened on on Sunday night. Mashi told reporters that the gunmen attacked the community...
  13. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Drama as FG’s lawyers clash during Onnoghen’s trial – TheCable

    There was a little bit of drama at the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) on Monday. Aliyu Umar, lead counsel of federal government in the trial of Walter Onnoghen, suspended chief justice of Nigeria (CJN), argued with Zainab Duke, a lawyer on his team, in the full glare of … Read more via...
  14. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Police To Employ Technology To Replace Use Of Weapons – Acting IGP – Crime –

    The Acting Inspector General of Police, Mohammad Abubakar Adamu, has said the Nigeria Police Force will employ technology to replace use of weapons in the fight against extra-judicial killing across the country. The police … Read more via – Get More...
  15. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment After Following Her On IG, Drake Becomes Niniola’s New Celebrity Fan – Notjustok

    Canadian rapper, Drake has found talented Afrohouse artiste, Niniola and right now, the rapper seems to have fallen in love with Niniola’s music from every indication so far. The Canadian rapper who recently followed Niniola on IG was a guest on a radio … Read more via Notjustok –...
  16. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Watch How Burna Boy Thrilled The Crowd At Coachella 2019 – Latest Naija Nigerian Music, Songs & Video – Notjustok

    Burna Boy at Coachella 2019 Coachella 2019 is back and one of Nigeria’s best and African Giant, Burna Boy gave his thrilling performance in the early hours of Monday, 15th of April. The ‘On the Low’ singer, in his checkered multicoloured.... Read more via Notjustok –
  17. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment R.Kelly Says He Has Just 4,680 Naira In His Account – TooXclusive

    R.Kelly is facing some serious financial predicaments currently. The singer is already in so many serious troubles as he’s been battling the allegations of sexual abuse of minors, child support case and a lot more. What currently seems to be the biggest of troubles for the singer now is the fact...
  18. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro EXCLUSIVE: Nine top FIRS officials in EFCC custody over alleged multi-billion naira fraud – Premium Times Nigeria

    Nine senior officials of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) are currently in detention over alleged multi-billion naira fraud. The officials, who are being detained by the anti-graft agency (EFCC) in Abuja, include the Director of Finance and Accounts (DFA) of the FIRS, Mohammed Auta...
  19. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Nigerian embassies need to do more — Finland – Pulse Nigeria

    Raheem told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos that the embassies should mostly engage in facilitating more businesses rather than concentrate on promoting political and diplomatic relations. The Finnish official also suggested that a dedicated desk be established in every Nigerian...
  20. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Apapa #SARS killing: Officers paraded, police issue statement . . – Instablog9ja

    The Commissioner of Police Lagos State, CP Zubairu Muazu, has ordered the immediate arrest and detention of Police Officers who opened fire on Ada Ifeanyi, 20, and her boyfriend, Emmanuel Akomafuwa, 32, at Akpiri Street, Olodi Apapa. . The incident happened on 13th April, 2019 at about 7.00am...