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    Politics Ministers Flock Around Zainab Ahmed At FEC Meeting - The Sun News

    Ministers shortly before the commencement of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting, presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari, on Wednesday, were seen milling around Mrs. Zainab Ahmed, the minister overseeing the Ministry of Finance. President Muhammadu Buhari, last Friday, accepted the...
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    Sports 10 Hottest Player To Look Out For At The Champions League – The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper

    Everyone take a seat and let the Champions League begin. The Champions League which kicks off today will … read more via The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Politics Fayose writes EFCC again, says commission partial, hateful – Premium Times Nigeria

    The Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has again written to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission … Read more via Premium Times Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics 'I Sacrificed My Presidential Ambition For Buhari' – Ribadu - The Nation Newspapers

    Former Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mallam Nuhu Ribadu has said the he sacrificed his Presidential ambition to allow President Muhammadu Buhari go for a second term in office because of the good work he is doing for the country. READ MORE HERE
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    World US-Turkey row: Pastor a ‘pawn in personal feud’ – BBC News

    The US is increasing pressure on Turkey to try to secure the freedom of American pastor Andrew Brunson. While the leaders of the two Nato allies clash with each other, Mr Brunson’s … Read more via BBC News – Get more World News
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    Sports ‘Incredible’: Guardiola Hails Hat-Trick Hero Aguero – Channels Television

    Pep Guardiola claimed Sergio Aguero has never been better after the Manchester City striker’s hat-trick inspired a 6-1 rout of Huddersfield on Sunday. Aguero became City’s record goalscorer during their Premier League title-winning ..... read more via Channels Television –...
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    Metro SERAP condemns demolition of Yinka Ayefele’s Fresh FM – TODAY.NG

    Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has accused the Governor of Oyo State Senator Abiola Ajimobi of executive rascality and strongly condemned “the unlawful demolition of Fresh FM building owned by Yinka Ayefele, and the forced evictions of residents by the Oyo State...
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    Metro Militants kill police sergeant rescuing comatose abducted woman – TODAY.NG

    Militants have killed one Police sergeant, Shedrach Stephen, during a rescue operation in Akwa Ibom State.... Read more via TODAY.NG – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Politics CD demands improved infrastructure in Onitsha – Vanguard News

    The Campaign for Democracy (CD) has called on Gov. Willie Obiano of Anambra to improve the state of public infrastructure in Onitsha, the state’s commercial hub. Gov Obiano The National Publicity Secretary of CD, Mr Dede Uzor, via a statement made available to newsmen in Onitsha on Sunday, …...
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    Politics Nigeria Politics Last Week: PDP presidential aspirants visit Obasanjo amidst calls for Saraki’s resignation – Premium Times Nigeria

    Last week, Nigeria’s political space was dominated mostly by the results of the just concluded by-elections in some parts of the country, uncertainty over reconvening of the National Assembly and calls for the resignation of Senate President, Bukola Saraki. Unlike previous weeks recently...
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    Politics I will defeat Atiku, even in Adamawa – Okorocha – Vanguard News

    Imo state governor, Rochas Okorocha, Sunday challenged the former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar, that he (Okorocha) was prepared to floor him (Atiku) in any election especially in his Adamawa state. Okorocha Okorocha in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Sam Onwuemeodo, …...
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    Politics 2019: Grant us 50% discount on nomination forms – Nigerian Youths – Vanguard News

    Youth organisations in Nigeria have appealed to political parties in the country to support the Not- Too- young- To- Run Bill recently signed into law by President Muhammadu Buhari by granting a waiver or 50 per cent … Read more via Vanguard News – Get More Nigeria...
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    Politics Akwa Ibom APC Debunks Rumours Of Fresh Congresses – Channels Television

    The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Akwa Ibom State has denied rumors that the National Chairman of the party, Adams Oshiomhole, has ordered fresh congresses in the state. In a statement on Sunday the party’s Publicity Secretary in the state, Nkereuwem Enyongekere, described the reports as...
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    World ‘We are real’: Saudi feminists launch online radio – BBC News

    Operating out of a small room in an unknown country, a new internet radio station broadcasts a programme aimed at campaigning for greater women’s rights in Saudi … Read more via BBC News – Get more World News
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    World Twitter Is ‘Rethinking’ Its Service, and Suspending 1M Accounts Each Day – Slashdot

    Dorsey said he was experimenting with features that would promote alternative viewpoints in Twitter’s timeline to address misinformation and reduce "echo chambers." He also expressed openness to labeling bots — automated accounts that sometimes pose as human … Read more via Slashdot –...
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    Metro How to Protect Your Phone Against a SIM Swap Attack – Wired

    A spate of hacked Instagram accounts. A $220 million lawsuit against AT&T. A bustling underground crime ring. They all have roots in an old problem that has lately found new urgency... Read more via Wired – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    World Omarosa’s Possible Trump Tapes Top This Week’s Internet News Roundup – Wired

    Bad news for those hoping to see President Trump‘s planned military parade this November: It’s postponed, perhaps because it was apparently going to cost more than $80 million more than originally estimated. And that was just one of a couple setbacks last week for Trump, who also got dinged …...
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    Entertainment Move over, Idris Elba! Our own Kenneth Okolie is giving us killer James Bond vibes – YNaija

    While the internet buzzed about rumours of Idris Elba playing James Bond recently, and Elba complicating things on Twitter through tweets that stoked and dismissed the rumours, our own Kenneth Okolie... via YNaija – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
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    Entertainment Damilola Adegbite: Actress says men are creating monsters in women –

    Damilola Adegbite has blamed some men for creating monsters in women saying karma will soon come for them. Damilola Adegbite has taken a swipe at male folks, who she said are, creating monsters out of several women with the way they are being treated. … via – Nigeria’s...
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    Entertainment I am not plotting to marry Churchill, ignore the rumours – Rosy Meurer – Laila’s Blog

    Nollywood actress Rosy Meurer has debunked the rumours claiming she is plotting to marry Churchill Olakunle, Tonto Dikeh’s ex- husband. The duo have although been rumoured to be dating in the past. This they both denied and even went ahead to give the world a snippet view … via Nigeria News...