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  1. Nigeria World News

    World Ghana will grow faster than any other economy this year, the IMF says why – World Economic Forum

    Just three decades ago, Ghana was in crisis; impoverished and suffering famine, it was on the verge of economic collapse. Fast-forward to the present day, the West African nation has staged a remarkable comeback and is predicted to be the world’s fastest growing economy in 2019. .... Read...
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    World Apple Suddenly Confirms Three New iPhones – Forbes

    We already know a lot about the upcoming iPhone 11 and iPhone XR2 and their controversial design changes. But now Apple has suddenly confirmed all three of its new iPhone models. .. Read more via Forbes – Get more World News
  3. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Nigeria’s Flying Eagles thrash Qatar in World Cup opener – The Guardian Nigeria News

    Nigeria’s Flying Eagles produced a dominant performance to thrash Qatar 4-0 in their first Group D match at the FIFA U-20 World Cup holding in Poland.... Read more via The Guardian Nigeria News – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports Serena remains America’s best hope at French Open – Premium Times Nigeria

    Serena Williams, a three-time French Open champion who has a 28-4 record on the red clay of Roland Garros, could be dangerous if she is pain free and can get off to a good start.... Read more via Premium Times Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Sports News
  5. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Student Dies As School Collapses In Ondo – Sahara Reporters

    A section of St Andrew Grammar school, Ondo, has collapsed resulting in the death of one student. The partial collapse of the school located at Ondo City, Ondo West LG, happened around.... Read more via Sahara Reporters – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro INTERPOL Issues Arrest Warrant For Nigerian Man Over ‘Parental Abduction’ Of A 9-year Old From Brazil – Sahara Reporters

    The International Criminal Police Organization, also known as INTERPOL, has issued a Red Notice against Mr. Michael Olusegun Akinruli, a Nigerian who used to live in Brazil, for parental abduction.... Read more via Sahara Reporters – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Abuja authorities agree to suspend raid of nightclubs – Official – Premium Times Nigeria

    The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) said raids of nightclubs and other leisure places in Abuja will be suspended until further notice. The commission stated this.... Read more via Premium Times Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro EFCC quizzes Town union President over alleged N200m fraud – Vanguard News

    PRESIDENT General of Enugu-Ngwo Town Union, Mr. John Enwu has been quizzed by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, for alleged misappropriation of over N200m belonging to the community.... Read more via Vanguard News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    World Several hurt in suspected package bomb blast in France – TODAY.NG

    Several people were wounded Friday by a suspected package bomb blast on a pedestrian street in the heart of Lyon in southeastern France, the local prosecutors’ office said. The area where the explosion occurred, on the narrow strip of land between the Saone and Rhone rivers in the historic …...
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    World 18 pupils die in India fire – Vanguard News

    New Delhi – A massive fire broke out at a tuition class in India’s Western state of Gujarat on Friday killing 18 students, police said. Videos recorded by locals which were circulated on social media showed several students jumping off the third floor and fourth floor of the … Read more via...
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    World We Will Send 1,500 Troops To Middle East – Trump – Leadership Newspaper

    U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday he will send about 1,500 American troops to the Middle East, mostly as a protective measure, amid heightened tensions with Iran. However, the Republican leader played down the potential for military conflict in the region, saying he believed Iran …...
  12. Nigeria Business News

    Business Jumia lists five key areas New York listing will impact Africa – Vanguard News

    Online market hub, Jumia, penultimate week, listed shares on the New York Stock Exchange and grabbed the headlines as one of the first African businesses among its genre to do so..... Read more via Vanguard News – Get more: Nigeria Business News
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    Business Buhari govt to release N30 billion for digital switch over – Daily Post Nigeria

    The National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) says the Federal Government is working on releasing N30 billion to boost the process of Digital Switch Over (DSO) in the country. The Director-General of the NBC, Ishaq Kawu, told newsmen in Lagos on Friday that the money would be released in …...
  14. Nigeria Business News

    Business NSE: MTN Nigeria records first loss after listing, amid profit taking – Premium Times Nigeria

    MTN Nigeria Communications on Friday recorded its first price loss on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) after listing on May 16. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the stock dipped N9 to close at N140 per share following profit taking. MTN Nigeria on May 16 … Read more via...
  15. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Katsina declares stiff penalty for kidnappers, cattle rustlers, rapists – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Katsina State government, on Friday declared stiff penalty for kidnappers and cattle rustlers in the state. It declared penalty of a death sentence against kidnappers and cattle rustlers in the state.... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – Get More Nigeria...
  16. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Buhari Mobbed As Shi’ites Protest ‘Unlawful’ Detention Of El-Zakzaky At National Mosque – Sahara Reporters

    Thousands of members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria and some youth from the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, stormed the National Mosque, Abuja, to demand the freedom.... Read more via Sahara Reporters – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics INEC Holds Emergency Meeting To Consider Zamfara Supreme Court Ruling – Sahara Reporters

    The Independent National Electoral Commission, has held an emergency meeting over the Supreme Court judgement on the general elections held in Zamfara State...... Read more via Sahara Reporters – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Enugu Muslims pray for Buhari, Ugwuanyi – Vanguard News

    Muslims in Enugu State held Jummat prayers at their Central Mosque located at Owerri road, Enugu, to mark the last Friday of the first term of the administrations of.... Read more via Vanguard News – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics VP Osinbajo To Attend Ramaphosa’s Presidential Inauguration In South Africa – Channels Television

    Vice President Yemi Osinbajo addressing an audience in August 2018. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, is expected to attend the inauguration of South Africa’s President, Cyril Ramaphosa in Pretoria on Saturday..... Read more via Channels Television – Get More Nigeria...
  20. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Flying Eagles pound Qatar 4 -0 – Vanguard News

    Flying Eagles open their Group D campaign at the 2019 FIFA Under-20 World Cup in Poland with a 4-0 defeat of Qatar at Tychy, through goals from Maxwell Effiom, Okechukwu Offia, Ayotomiwa Dele-Bashiru and Aliu Salawudeen.... read more via Vanguard News – Get More...