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  1. Nigeria World News

    World 9 Countries With The Highest Number Of Nuclear Warheads In The World – Nairaland

    Tensions between the US and Iran were at their highest level in years after Tehran shot down a $220m ( or ₦79 billion) high-altitude U.S. drone with a surface-to-air missile last-week Thursday. Despite the last minute pull back by the United States to lunch military strikes in retaliation for...
  2. Nigeria World News

    World Harry and Meghan to visit southern Africa – P.M. News

    Baby Archie will make his first overseas appearance this fall when parents Prince Harry and Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, take him on an official.... Read more via P.M. News – Get more World News
  3. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Naira Marley makes Nollywood debut – Premium Times Nigeria

    Nigerian musician, Azeez Fashola (a.k.a Naira Marley) has made his Nollywood debut in a new movie titled, ‘The Enemy I know’. The embattled singer landed the role a little over a week after he regained freedom. The singer was remanded in prison custody for over a month for alleged … via...
  4. Nigeria Political News

    Lai Mohammed to appear in court over N2.5 billion NBC ‘fraud’ case – Premium Times Nigeria

    The immediate past Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has been scheduled to appear before a Federal High Court, Abuja, to explain his role in the alleged misapplication.... Read more via Premium Times Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Political News
  5. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Obasanjo Awarded A Sum Of N1m & “Father Of The Nation” Title (Photos, Video) – Nairaland

    Obasanjo was awarded a sum of N1m and title of "Father of the Nation". A group led by Nihi Oladele and Ikenga Imo Ugochinyere of CUPP presented the award in Abeokuta. Ikenga claimed young people across Nigeria raised the funds in appreciation of Obasanjo’s leadership... Read more via...
  6. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Wike has just exposed himself as an analogue governor – MURIC on declaration of Rivers as a Christian state – Information Nigeria

    The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has called out Rivers state governor, Nyesom for declaring the state a Christian one. This was contained in a statement by Ishaq Akintola, director of the MURIC on Thursday. According to Akintola, it is illegal for a governor to declare the state a … Read...
  7. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Revealed: Househelp ‘Demanded N4, 000 Before Stabbing Employer To Death With Fork’ – Tori News

    A house-help has been dragged to face the wrath of the law after allegedly stabbing his own employer to death.... Read more via Tori News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  8. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro N450m fraud: Court admits Fidelity Bank evidence against ex-minister, others – Daily Post Nigeria

    Justice Hammadam Dashen of the Federal High Court, sitting in Damaturu, the Yobe State capital, on Thursday, admitted in evidence, a response of withdrawal instrument letter from Fidelity Bank to the.... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  9. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Wike Takes Over Payments Of UTME Of All Students In Rivers State – P.M.EXPRESS

    Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has announced that the State Government will henceforth bankroll the form fees for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) of Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board(JAMB) for … Read more via P.M.EXPRESS – Get...
  10. Nigeria World News

    World World trade panel sides with India vs US in renewables tiff – AP NEWS

    A World Trade Organization dispute panel has ruled in favor of India in its complaint against the United States over subsidies and rules applied by eight U.S. states in the renewable energy sector..... Read more via AP NEWS – Get more World News
  11. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Nicki Minaj gets in Twitter spat with Wendy’s over spicy nuggets – Fox News

    An unsatisfied Wendy’s customer pulled a gun on a worker at the drive-thru window. If you ever find yourself getting emotional over food, some celebrities might feel the same way..... Read more via Fox News – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  12. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Idris Elba Was ‘Disheartened’ Over James Bond Casting Backlash Over ‘the Color of My Skin’ –

    Idris Elba is once again shooting down the possibility of playing James Bond. The Fast and Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw actor appears on the latest cover of Vanity Fair where he got real about the disappointment.... Read more via – Get more Nigeria...
  13. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Stefflon Don opens up on her ‘engagement’ to Burna Boy – Information Nigeria

    UK rapper, Stephanie Victoria Allen aka Stefflon Don has again shared some info about her relationship with Nigerian singer Damini Ogulu popularly called Burna Boy.... Read more via Information Nigeria – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  14. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment ‘Main reason I married Adekunle Gold’ – Simi reveals – Information Nigeria

    Nigerian singer and newlywed Simi has taken to Instagram to share the main reason she tied the knot with her man Adekunle Gold. According to Simi, she got married to her man earlier this.... Read more via Information Nigeria – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  15. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Regina Daniels Flaunts Her Car And Customized Plate Number In New photos – Information Nigeria

    Nollywood actress, Regina Daniels has taken to her Instagram page to show off her car and customized plate number dubbed “4 Eva 16”. The wife of billionaire businessman, Ned Nwoko shared a picture....… Read more via Information Nigeria – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  16. Nigeria Political News

    Politics FAAC: FG, States, LGCs share N679.69bn for May [See breakdown] – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Federal Account Allocation Committee (FAAC), on Thursday shared N679.69 billion among the Federal Government, States and Local Government Councils as federal allocation for the month of May. A statement by Mr Hassan Dodo, the Director, Information, Ministry of Finance, said the allocation...
  17. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Ministerial Appointment: Amaechi Raises Alarm Over Planned Campaign Of Calumny – Nairaland

    Former Minister of transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has raised the alarm over plans by known individuals to sponsor a campaign of calumny against him. This is coming as President Muhammadu Buhari looks set to send names of Ministerial nominees to the National Assembly. Amaechi in a statement...
  18. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Group Hails Obaseki For “Outsmarting Oshiomhole” – Nairaland

    The Edo APC Coalition for Progress has hailed Governor Godwin Obaseki for outsmarting Comrade Adams Oshiomhole in the election of the Speaker and Deputy Speaker of the Edo State House of Assembly. It said the current Edo APC political quagmire was meant to saddle Governor Obaseki with an...
  19. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports I Smoke 60 Cigarettes A Day – New Juventus Coach Makes Stunning Claim – Tori News

    The new Juventus coach, Maurizio Sarri has revealed that he smokes as many as 60 cigarettes a day. New Juventus coach Maurizio Sarri has confessed to smoking 60 cigarettes a day.... Read more via Tori News – Get More Nigeria Sports News
  20. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Man Demands Refund Of N4.2M He Spent On His Girlfriend For Refusing To Marry Him – Nairaland

    A twitter user with the handle @elharsh took to the platform to narrate how her friend refused to marry her fiance of four years. She however didn’t stated the reason why her friend refused to marry him including the list of items he bought for her. According to her … Read more via...