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  1. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Worldâs first transgender childrenâs doll with penis underneath a dress spotted on sale in toy store – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    The world's first transgender children's doll has gone on sale in a toy shop in Russia. Photos of the doll - which features a penis and dress - have gone viral after being spotted in Planeta Igrushek (Planet Of Toys) shop in the city of Novosibirsk, Siberia..... Read more via Linda Ikeji’s...
  2. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro £UK Launches Fresh Bid To Seize £117M Properties Linked To Ibori – Nairaland

    The United Kingdom has launched a fresh bid to confiscate “proceeds of loot” in the £117 million worth of properties linked to James Ibori, former governor of Delta state. In 2012, a UK court sentenced Ibori – who governed Delta from 1999 to 2007 – to prison after convicting him of fraud and...
  3. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Side chicks will be sent to life in prison if I become president – Harrysong –

    Nigerian singer, Harrison Tare Okiri, better known by his stage name Harrysong, has taken to social media to reveal the things he would do if he becomes president and they are pretty interesting. With many Nigerian entertainers delving into politics, it comes as no surprise that Harrysong taken...
  4. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment His attempt at humour is tragic – Comedian Ebiye under fire over body-shaming tweet –

    Nigerian comedian, Victor Ebiye, is currently receiving heat online for a recent comment he made. According to the gist, a lady had posted raunchy photo of herself and he dropped a derogatory comment on the photo.... Read more via – Get more Nigeria...
  5. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Hope Uzodinma: Resign now, Supreme Court under you is compromised – PDP tells CJN Tanko –

    PDP has made official statement over sacking of Emeka Ihedioha as Imo governor. Supreme Court had on Tuesday, January 14, sacked Ihedioha and affirmed Uzodinma of APC as the elected governor of the state.... Read more via – Get More Nigeria Political News
  6. Nigeria Political News

    Politics President Buhari to depart Nigeria for London tomorrow Friday January 17th – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    President Buhari will on Friday January 17th, depart Nigeria for London where he will be attending the inaugural UK-Africa Investment Summit holding on Monday January 20th. A statement released by Femi Adesina, the President’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, said the summit would be...
  7. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Uzodinma Is My Brother, Friend And Party Man – Okorocha Declares – Tori News

    A former governor of Imo state, Okorocha has said there is no quarrel between him and the new governor. According to Punch Metro, a former governor of Imo State, Senator Rochas Okorocha, on Thursday dispelled the speculation that.... Read more via Tori News – Get More...
  8. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Probe: I Have No Skeleton In My Cupboard – Ihedioha To Uzodinma – Tori News

    Emeka Ihedioha has reacted to impending probe, saying he is not tensed because his administration was based on accountability and transparency. Immediate past governor of Imo State, Emeka Ihedioha, on Thursday, said he did.... Read more via Tori News – Get More...
  9. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Hope Uzodinma’s First Statement After Being ‘Awarded Imo Governorship By Supreme Court’ – The Trent

    Hope Uzodinma, the governor-elect of Imo State, has on Tuesday, January 14, 2020, said that his stolen mandate has been recovered by the Supreme Court. Uzodinma, who spoke to journalists on Tuesday, January 14, 2020, through his spokesperson, Declan Emelumba, shortly after the apex court...
  10. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Buhari Nominates New Deputy Governor For CBN – Tori News

    A new deputy governor for the Central Bank of Nigeria has been nominated by President Buhari. President Muhammadu Buhari has nominated Dr Kingsley Isitua Obiora as Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria.... Read more via Tori News – Get More Nigeria Political...
  11. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Why I Turned Down Barcelona – Xavi – Tori News

    But the Al-Sadd manager rejected a two-and-a-half-year deal and the Blaugrana quickly turned their attention to Quique Setien. Barcelona legend, Xavi Hernandez, has explained that he turned down... Read more via Tori News – Get More Nigeria Sports News
  12. Nigeria World News

    World Video Of Princess Diana Stepping Back On Her Royal Duties Due To The Press Attention Resurfaces – Tori News

    An old video resurfaces of Princess Diana telling the world she was scaling back on her royal duties because the press attention was getting too much.... Read more via Tori News – Get more World News
  13. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Twitter reacts to Peruzzi’s drama with former label boss – Pulse Nigeria News

    The reactions will be divided into the Peruzzi, label chatter, comic posts and Davido-related tweets. On January 156, 2019, Patrick Anyaene, a record producer and CEO of Golden Boy Entertainment took to his Twitter account @KingPatrickGB to voice his frustrations at Peruzzi, DMW, Davido and more...
  14. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment “We Rise By Cheating Others” – Davido Reveals The Artistes Behind Most Of His Hit Songs And How He Cheated The Label Owner – Naijaloaded

    Is this really the OBO way? In the midst of the controversies around Peruzzi‘s involvement with Golden Boy Entertainment and DMW, Davido is out here revealing how he has been using Peruzzi‘s talent to his advantage all these years..... Read more via Naijaloaded – Get...
  15. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment British presenter to give ex-wife £31m from £50m fortune in divorce settlement – P.M. News

    British presenter, Ant McPartlin has allegedly agreed to give ex-wife Lisa Armstrong £31 million in their divorce settlement. According to The Sun, the presenter, 44, offered up more than half of his estimated £50m fortune, but is ‘delighted’ that the... Read more via P.M. News –...
  16. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Between Tonto Dikeh and Bobrisky, who rocked this leopard-print jump suit better? – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Who rocked it better in your opinion?The post Between Tonto Dikeh and Bobrisky, who rocked this leopard-print jump suit better? appeared first on Linda Ikeji Blog.... Read more via Linda Ikeji’s Blog – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  17. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Why we pulled down Fela’s statue —Lagos govt – Vanguard News

    LAGOS—THE Lagos State government, yesterday, said that it pulled down the Fela Anikulapo-Kuti’s statue at Allen Roundabout for the improvement of road infrastructure and to … Read more via Vanguard News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  18. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro I have 39 more prophecies that will come to pass – Father Mbaka says – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Catholic Priest, Reverend Father Ejike Mbaka, who trended on Twitter after his prophecy about who will be made the governor of Imo state came to pass, has said that he has more prophecies that will come to pass before the end of this year. The Spiritual Director of … Read more via Linda...
  19. Nigeria World News

    World Iran: US threatens Britain, France, Germany – Daily Post Nigeria

    The US has threatened Britain, France and Germany, vowing to impose a 25 percent tariff on European automobile imports if they fail to formally accuse Iran of violating a 2015 nuclear deal, according to the Washington Post. The three nations triggered a dispute mechanism under the nuclear …...
  20. Nigeria Business News

    Business Nigeria’s free trade zones could unlock Africa’s digital economy – CityPress

    If technology and innovation will change Africa, and there’s no doubt that they will, governance must shift to stimulating opportunity, not stifling it, writes Iyinoluwa Aboyeji. We are all waking up to the enormous potential of Africa becoming the emerging giant tech hub of the world...