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    Metro Birnin-Gwari: Again, armed bandits kidnap travellers – Vanguard Newspaper

    Incessant Kidnappings and killings by armed bandits along Birnin-Gwari-Kaduna and Birnin-Gwari-Funtua highways has reached an alarming rate. Our communities were on a daily.... Read more via Vanguard Newspaper – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Lady Hires Navy Officers To Settle Scores With Man – P.M.EXPRESS

    A lady, one Adewusi Folake, has been arrested for hiring some Nigerian Navy officers to settle score with a man, John Ojioma, who reportedly betrayed her in Lagos. P.M.EXPRESS reports that the incident happened at Ojo Street by... Read more via P.M.EXPRESS – Get More...
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    Metro Robbers Invade Church, Cart Away Equipment – P.M.EXPRESS

    Robbers invaded a church in Lagos to steal money from the offering box but when they did not found any, in anger they carried all the musical equipment and escaped. P.M.EXPRESS reports that the incident happened at the... Read more via P.M.EXPRESS – Get More Nigeria...
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    Metro Muhammadu Buhari visits injured NAF pilots in hospital – TODAY.NG

    President Muhammadu Buhari Sunday evening paid a get-well-quick visit to the two Nigerian Air Force officers involved in a crash last week, at the Defence Intelligence Agency hospital in Abuja..... Read more via TODAY.NG – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Politics Ambode talks tough, makes damaging allegations against Sanwo-Olu – Premium Times Nigeria

    The Governor of Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode, on Sunday alleged that another aspirant in the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, is not fit to govern the state. Mr Ambode, who has been in the eye of the storm, stated this while … Read more via Premium Times...
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    Politics 2019: KOWA Party announces presidential candidate – Premium Times Nigeria

    KOWA Party has announced Adesina Fagbenro-Byron as its flag bearer in the 2019 presidential election. According to a statement on Sunday by its National Publicity Secretary, Habiba Balogun, Mr Fagbenro-Byron won the party ‘s presidential primary elections on Saturday at The Alexis Hotel...
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    Politics 2019: Gov Ishaku emerges Taraba PDP governorship candidate – Premium Times Nigeria

    Governor Darius Ishaku of Taraba on Sunday emerged as the state’s candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the forthcoming governorship election in February, 2019.... Read more via Premium Times Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Borno APC governorship aspirant denies defecting to PDP – Premium Times Nigeria

    One of the 21 governorship aspirants of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Borno State, Idris Durkwa, has denied rumours in Maiduguri that he has decamped to the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)..... Read more via Premium Times Nigeria – Get More Nigeria...
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    Politics 2019: Amosun May Not Go For Senate – Tejuoso – P.M.EXPRESS

    The Chairman Senate Committee on Health and Senator representing Ogun Central Senatorial District, Dr. Lanre Tejuoso, has said that going by the statistics available to him, The Executive Governor of Ogun State, Senator Ibikunle Amosun. might not run for the Senate in 2019.... Read more via...
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    World Teen killed as violence hits Sierra Leone bye-election – Punch Newspapers

    Violent clashes erupted during a local bye-election in Sierra Leone leaving a teenager dead and prompting the cancellation of the ballot, police and election officials said on Sunday. The incident occurred on Saturday at a polling station in a school in the northern Kambia district, where a...
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    Politics Diamond Bank control 40% of USSD transactions volume – Vanguard News

    DIAMOND bank Plc said it now controls 40 percent of the volume of Unstructured Supplementary Service Data (USSD) transactions in the banking sector. The bank also stated that, in a bid to increase customers’ access to information, it would … Read more via Vanguard News –...
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    Sports Ronaldo: Rape claim ‘fake news’ – Vanguard News

    CRISTIANO Ronaldo has dismissed as “fake news” accusations by a US woman who alleges she was raped by the Portuguese footballer in 2009. Ronaldo In an Instagram video, Ronaldo said: “They want to promote themselves by using my name. It’s normal.”... read more via Vanguard News –...
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    Sports Mark Noble hails West Ham win over Manchester United – TODAY.NG

    West Ham captain Mark Noble says a team effort made victory over Manchester United possible on Saturday.... read more via TODAY.NG – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports Chelsea’s Luiz loving life under Sarri – Punch Newspapers

    David Luiz is relishing the enjoyment of playing under new Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri and believes the positive atmosphere at Stamford Bridge has contributed to the London club’s unbeaten start to the Premier League season. The Blues’ opening seven league games have yielded five wins and...
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    Entertainment “I Am Worth Over N300 Million” – Toyin Lawani Talks Scandals, Business & Marriage – Nairaland

    Serial entrepreneur and celebrity stylist, Toyin Lawani, has revealed she is worth more than N300 million. She made the revelation in an interview with Funke Olaode, where she talked about her business, sex scandals and success.... via Nairaland – Get more Nigeria...
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    Sports Madagascar Banned From Using National Stadium Following Stampede – ModernGhana News

    The Confederation of African Football (Caf) has punished Madagascar following a deadly stampede at the country's national stadium ahead of their Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Senegal on 9 September. One person was killed and nearly 40 others... Read more via ModernGhana News –...
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    Metro Teenager In Court For ‘Defiling’ 9-Year-Old Girl – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    An Ado-Ekiti Chief Magistrates’ Court has remanded in prison a 19-year-old Oladosun Sodiq over alleged defilement. The accused, whose address was not provided, is being tried for defilement.... Read more via Ladun Liadi’s Blog – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Ambode 2019: Lagos Commissioner Of Police Faces Imminent Transfer – Tori News

    The Commissioner of Police in Lagos, Imohimi Edgal could be transferred out of Lagos State due to political reasons. The body language of most members of Lagos State chapter of the... Read more via Tori News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Nigeria Labour Congress Calls Off Strike – Channels Television

    The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has called off its nationwide strike. This announcement was made on Sunday by the NLC President Ayuba Wabba. He said the strike is being called off as a result of the firm and formal assurance of the Federal Government to reconvene the... Read more via...
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    Politics Ambode: Sanwo-Olu Unfit to be Governor – Thisdaylive newspaper

    Lagos State Governor Akinwumi Ambode has said that his main challenger in Monday’s governorship primary of the All Progressives Congress, Jide Sanwo-Olu, is unfit to be governor..... Read more via Thisdaylive Newspaper – Get More Nigeria Political News