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  1. Nigeria World News

    World Ghana finalizes deal with Ethiopian Airlines to establish national carrier in Accra – Ventures Africa

    The government of Ghana has reached a final agreement with Ethiopian Airlines that will see to the establishment of a new national airline in Accra, Ghana. The partnership is in line with Ghana’s increasing efforts to revamp its aviation sector, and Ethiopia’s continuous quest to expand its...
  2. Nigeria World News

    World Iran tasks Trump to address Iranians with respect – P.M. News

    Iran on Monday urged the U.S. to address the Islamic Republic of Iran with respect, not threats of war, a day after U.S. President Donald Trump stoked concerns about a potential U.S.-Iran conflict. But in a sign of brewing confrontation a year after Washington quit world … Read more via...
  3. Nigeria Business News

    Business FG threatens Unity Bank over N7bn alleged debt – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Special Presidential Investigation Panel for the Recovery of Public Property says it will slam a charge of economic sabotage on Unity Bank if it refuses to return the over N7 billion it was owing the Federal Government. The Head, Media and Communication of the Panel, Ms … Read more via...
  4. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Osinbajo presides over Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting – Encomium

    VP Osinbajo presides over Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting at the Presidential Villa, Abuja on Monday, May 20, 2019. Read more via Encomium – Get More Nigeria Political News
  5. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Evil shall no longer have a voice in Nigeria, I am your nightmare, Onochie replies Atiku – Vanguard News

    Angered with the demands and statement released yesterday by the Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, the social media aide to president Muhammadu Buhari, Lauretta Onochie, Monday boldly replied Atiku, noting that ‘evil shall no longer have a voice...
  6. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Okorocha hands over hospitals to security agencies, churches under PPP – Premium Times Nigeria

    The Imo State Government on Monday handed over state-owned general hospitals to some security agencies, the Anglican and The Lord’s Chosen churches to be operated under the.... Read more via Premium Times Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Political News
  7. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Top Nigerian coach Solomon Ogbeide is dead – Premium Times Nigeria

    One of the veteran coaches in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL), Solomon Ogbeide, is dead. Ogbeide, according to reports, had complained of not feeling too well before he slumped and..... Read more via Premium Times Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Sports News
  8. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro See 3 Nigerian Men Jailed In UK For 40 Years For Dealing In Firearms And Drugs – Nairaland

    Three Nigerian men have been jailed in the United Kingdom for 40 years for conspiring to transport firearms and drugs into the UK via Eurotunnel..... Read more via Nairaland – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  9. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro EFCC Releases Full Statement On Naira Marley’s Arraignment – Nairaland

    A Embattled rapper, Azeez Fashola, aka Naira Marley, was arraigned at the Federal High Court in Ikoyi, Lagos this morning to face 11 charges bordering on fraud against him for alleged credit card fraud.... Read more via Nairaland – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  10. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Naira Marley Still In Jail Contrary To Reports He Was Granted Bail –

    The Ongoing news circulating about Naira Marley’s release has been declined as A top source in the EFCC who spoke to SaharaReporters said the video was mere propaganda by friends of the musician who are desperate to launder his image. Contrary to a video circulating online which show Azeez …...
  11. Nigeria World News

    World Iran’s foreign minister tweets response to Trump’s threat to ‘end Iran’ –

    Iran’s foreign minister has criticized President Donald Trump for his overnight tweet threatening to the Islamic Republic with its "official end." Mohammad Javad Zarif posted his own message Monday on Twitter, saying Trump had been "goaded" into "genocidal taunts." Zarif wrote that Trump...
  12. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Mourinho offered new coaching job – Daily Post Nigeria

    Former Chelsea striker, Chris Sutton, has claimed that former Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho was offered the chance of becoming Celtic’s new manager. Mourinho was sacked by Man United in December and hasn’t managed any club since then. The 56-year-old had reiterated his desire to...
  13. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro EFCC Slams Naira Marley’s Friends For “Faking” His Release – Nairaland

    EFCC has accused some friends of singer Naira Marley of releasing some propaganda videos in their “desperation” to launder his image. According to the anti-graft agency in an interview with SaharaReporters, contrary to the viral videos showing the musician going into a private car, he is still...
  14. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro EFCC Reveals Why It Froze N5bn Imo Funds – Tori News

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has revealed why it froze N5bn funds belonging to the Imo State Government...... Read more via Tori News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  15. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Again, EFCC Arrests 10 Internet Fraudsters In Abuja – Nairaland

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Abuja Zonal office on Friday May 17, 2019, raided and arrested 10 suspected internet scammers at Favour Estate Land Estate, Life Camp, Abuja. They were arrested following a tip-off by an anonymous source. The suspects are: Okorokpa Clifford...
  16. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro FG declares May 29, June 12 public holidays – The Guardian Nigeria News

    Nigerian Government has declared May 29 and June 12 as public holidays to mark the transition to a new government and Democracy Day respectively. Nigeria’s Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohamed, disclosed this during a press briefing in Abuja on … Read more via The Guardian...
  17. Nigeria Business News

    Business NNPC retires 11 senior management staff, to be replaced by in-house officers – P.M. News

    The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has explained that the retirement of 11 of its senior management staff and others from its subsidiaries as well as the redeployment of 19 others were part of its normal replacement and back-fill process. … Read more via P.M. News –...
  18. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment The legacy of feudal Japan’s African samurai – CNN

    Oda had never seen an African before. And like the locals in Japan’s then-capital of Kyoto, he was awed by Yasuke’s height, build and skin tone, according to Thomas Lockley, the author of "African Samurai: The True Story of Yasuke, a Legendary Black Warrior in Feudal Japan." "When Yasuke got...
  19. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment “Naira Marley Is Still In Prison” EFCC Slams Naira Marley’s Friends For “Faking” His Release – Naijaloaded

    EFCC has accused some friends of singer Naira Marley of releasing some propaganda videos in their “desperation” to launder his image. According to the anti-graft agency in an interview with SaharaReporters, contrary to the viral videos showing the musician going into a private … via...
  20. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Nollywood filmmaker, Emem Isong loses her dad – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    Nollywood filmmaker/producer, Emem Isong Misodi has lost her dad. She took to IG to announce her loss writing; One is never prepared for the death of a parent. Even when they’re ill, no matter how one has braced up for the eventuality of their passing, the grief … via Welcome To Ladun...