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  1. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Kaduna introduces scholarship package for students with disabilities – TODAY

    Kaduna State Scholarship Board says it has introduced a scholarship package for students with disabilities wishing to further their education. The Executive Secretary of the board, Malam Hassan Rilwan made the disclosure at a press briefing in Kaduna on Monday.... Read more via TODAY –...
  2. Nigeria World News

    World China bans consumption and trade of wild animals – Laila’s Blog

    China has on Monday banned the consumption and trade of wild animals, a practice believed responsible for the deadly coronavirus outbreak. China bans consumption and trade of wild animals... Read more via Nigeria News | Laila’s Blog – Get more World News
  3. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Five Northern Groups Want An Igbo Man To Become Nigeria’s President In 2023 – Naijaloaded

    Five Northern groups have said they will support an Igbo man to emerge Nigeria’s President in 2023. The groups are: the Arewa Youth Coalition (AYC); Northern Youths Progressive Forum (NYPF); Northern Youths Initiative (NYI); Arewa Women Consultative Forum (AWCF) and United … Read more via...
  4. Nigeria Political News

    Politics 2023: We Don’t Want Presidency– Fani-Kayode Fires Back At El-rufai – Naijaloaded

    Femi Fani-Kayode, former Aviation Minister, on Monday said the Southern part of the country was more interested in restructuring than.... ead more via Naijaloaded – Get More Nigeria Political News
  5. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Wilder is still a champion – Mayweather – P.M. News

    Boxing legend, Floyd Mayweather Jnr, has reacted to American boxer Deontay Wilder’s defeat to British fighter, Tyson Fury. Earlier on Sunday, Fury had knocked Wilder out in the 7th round at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, USA, in their rematch on Saturday night to regain … read...
  6. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Tyson Fury’s emotional phone call to dad moments after beating Deontay Wilder – Welcome To Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    Tyson Fury shared an emotional phone call with dad John just moments after his sensational win over Deontay Wilder on Saturday night. Fury was cheered on by a vocal following of British fans as well as wife Paris, brothers Shane and Tommy and other members … read more via Welcome To Ladun...
  7. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro BEDC official electrocuted while trying to disconnect electricity cables in #Sapele, #DeltaState. – Instablog9ja

    BEDC official electrocuted while trying to disconnect electricity cables in #Sapele, #DeltaState.... Read more via Instablog9ja – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  8. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Why I Stopped Doing Make-Ups, Stopped Photoshopping My Pictures – Actress Chacha Eke – Nairaland

    “I can’t be living a lie” – Chacha Eke Faani explains why she decided to stop using so much makeup and filters. Chacha Eke-Faani has explained the reason for her massive weight loss and decision to go natural.... Read more via Nairaland – Get more Nigeria Entertainment...
  9. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Simi Takes Her Fans to School: “Feminism Makes Men Feel So Vulnerable” –

    Simi is schooling her fans on Twitter, and we are here for it! The singer started with speaking about feminism and why men are repulsed by the movement.... Read more via – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  10. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Seun Kuti Slams Motivational Speaker For Calling Fela & The African Shrine A Bad Influence – tooXclusive

    Singer, Seun Kuti has slammed a motivational speaker for calling his father, Fela Kuti a bad influence on the youths. In a video that happened to be recorded at a program for school children, an unidentified young lady... Read more via tooXclusive – Get more Nigeria...
  11. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Amotekun has come to stay – Lagos speaker declares as security outfit will now carry arms –

    Operation Amotekun on Monday, February 24, received a boost from Lagos state Hosue of Assembly Speaker. A public hearing on a bill to establish the security outfit in Lagos state was held at the state Hosue of Assembly.... Read more via – Get More Nigeria...
  12. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro I prefer hawking pure water to sleeping with men for money – 19-year-old mass communication student says –

    A Nigerian lady identified as Paris Diamond has inspired people on social media after sharing how she survives and pay for everything she needs for her education. The lady shared her story on her Facebook page. In the post, the lady narrated how she does different businesses to send herself to...
  13. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Footballer Kaka: 3 Persons Feared Dead In Sagamu During Protest Against SARS (Video) – Nairaland

    At least three persons have been confirmed killed in Sagamu, Ogun State, as angry young men and women took to the streets to protest the killing of a footballer named Tiyamiyu Kazeem by operatives of Special Anti-Robbery Squad..... Read more via Nairaland – Get More...
  14. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro DSP Elkana confirms capture of notorious Ikorodu Burglar, Ganiu Solomon – Plus TV Africa

    Ganiu Solomon a serial bugler has finally been arrested by policemen from Ikorodu. Stolen items were also discovered in his possession. This was revealed by DSP Bala Elkana the spokesman of the Lagos State Police command. ... Read more via Plus TV Africa – Get More...
  15. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Coronavirus in Africa: These are the 3 countries with the highest risk – Pulse Nigeria

    Egypt, Algeria, and South Africa have been identified as the three African countries facing the high risk of suffering from the deadly coronavirus. This is according to recent research in Lancet medical journal titled 'Risk of coronavirus importation in Africa..... Read more via Pulse...
  16. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro I don’t know why she put up such a lie – Barr. Isa reacts to his colleagues divorce figure. [Swipe] – Instablog9ja

    I don’t know why she put up such a lie – Barr. Isa reacts to his colleagues divorce figure.... Read more via Instablog9ja – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  17. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Orphanage begs Dino Melaye for a car to transport kids to school, church –

    Senator Dino Melaye has been urged to donate a car to an orphanage home in Delta state. Salve Regina Children’s Home pleaded with the former lawmaker to gift the orphanage a car that will be used to transport the kids to school and.... Read more via – Get more...
  18. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Court strikes out charges against Ekweremadu over assets declaration after lawyer disappeared with case file – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Charges of non-declaration of assets against former Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu has been struck out by a Federal High Court in Abuja. The charges instituted by the defunct Special Presidential Investigation Panel for the... Read more via Linda Ikeji’s Blog –...
  19. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Calls for sack of Service Chiefs, misplaced – Edo Deputy Governor – Pulse Nigeria News

    Edo Deputy Governor, Mr Philip Shaibu, says calls for the sack of Service Chiefs by some critics, was a misplaced priority that will not solve Nigeria’s security challenges. Shaibu made the assertion at a meeting with Heads of Media Organisations in Benin on Monday, as part… Read more via...
  20. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Presidential Committee seeks scrap of alcohol adverts – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    The Presidential Advisory Committee for the Elimination of Drug Abuse has recommended thay the adverts on alcohol and other recreational drugs be scrapped to discourage its use.... Read more via Linda Ikeji’s Blog – Get More Nigeria Political News