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    Metro Patrick Set To Get Married After Resignation From Catholic Priesthood - New Telegraph

    A Nigerian Catholic priest, Rev. Patrick Henry Edet,who resigned months ago is set to walk down the aisle March 17, 2018. According to NewTelegraph, the disclosure was made by Edet on Tuesday during his Grace Family service. Edet had said while resigning back in July, 2017; “the resignation...
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    Metro "Forget Your Husband, He Is Mine" - Single Lady Tells Housewife - PM News

    A 33-year old single lady, Morenikeji Oke has been arrested for allegedly battering a housewife, Abiola Akubor after she had warned her to forget her husband because he belonged to her. The incident happened at Muyili Ashode Street in the Pipeline area of Ejigbo, Lagos where Oke resided and ran...
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    Entertainment Gays Existed Among Igbos Before The Arrival Of The British – Media Personality Claims – Naijaloaded

    Nigerian media personality Christiana Amarachi Mbakwe has caused enough controversy online by revealing many things about the Igbo tradition via her twitter handle. She wrote: One day I’ll do a thread on female husbands in Igbo culture, marriages between women that existed pre-colonialism...
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    Politics Buhari's Ministers’ Aides Go Broke, Turn Executive Beggars - Newtelegraph

    Some political appointees, particularly special and personal assistants to ministers serving in President Muhammadu Buhari’s cabinet are at daggers drawn with their principals over the nonpayment of their salaries for months. Investigations by our correspondents showed that the situation has...
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    Metro Court Rules Nigerians Cannot Pursue Shell Spill Claim In England – Sahara Reporters

    The Court of Appeal in London ruled on Wednesday that two Nigerian communities cannot pursue Royal Dutch Shell in English courts over oil spills in Nigeria’s Delta region. The split decision upheld a High Court ruling in 2017 that was a setback to attempts to hold British multinationals Read...
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    Metro Pastor Adeboye to mark 76th birthday with ‘76 hours marathon praise’ music show – Vanguard News

    IN its usual fashion, the Redeemed Christian Church of God has announced another edition of ‘76 Hours Marathon Messiah’s Praise’ to celebrate the 76th birthday of the General Overseer, Pastor E.A. Adeboye. According to Pastor Kunle Ajayi, the Theme of ‘76 Hours Marathon Messiah’s Praise’ is “The...
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    Politics President Buhari Fires Justices Ademola, Tokode - Daily Trust

    President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday approved the compulsory retirement of Honourable Justice A. F. A Ademola of the Abuja Division of the Federal High Court and the dismissal from office of Honourable Justice O.O Tokode of the Benin Division of the Federal High Court. The Senior Special...
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    Metro IPOB Drags Army Chief, Buratai, IGP Idris, 14 Other Nigerians To US Court - The Sun News

    The proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has dragged the Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai, Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, and 14 other Nigerian officials to a United States of America District Court over alleged complicity in the extra-judicial killings of its...
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    Metro Photo Of Pastor Adeboye’s $65m Private Jet Parked In Oyedepo’s Hangar In Lagos - Sahara Reporters

    As seen on Twitter
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    Sports Three-time Wimbledon champion earmarks 3 players to end Federer’s dominance – IBTimes

    Federer poses with the Australian Open trophy Getty Three-time Wimbledon winner Boris Becker has revealed that he is impressed by Roger Federer‘s feat in the Australian Open last month where he won his 20th Grand Slam title, beating Marin Cilic in the finals in a five-set read more via...
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    World US Speaks On Recognizing Raila Odinga As President Of Kenya - Punch Newspapers

    The United States’ Government has declared that Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta was validly elected as the president of the country in accordance with Kenya’s constitution. The U.S. Department of State in a statement said it was gravely concerned by Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga’s...
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    Metro Magu Not Bothered By Senate's Victory In Court, Speaks On 2018 Plans - Daily Post Nigeria

    Despite Senate insistence that he will not be recognized, acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, has revealed his plan for 2018. He warned corrupt people to be wary of the long arm of justice, saying that, “corruption will be fought like never...
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    Metro Early morning fire destroys over 200 store in Edo State – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    An early morning fire that engulfed Jos Adun market, popularly known as Kara market, in Benin, Edo State, on Thursday, destroyed goods worth hundreds of millions of naira in about 200 lock-up stores. It was gathered that the market which is located at Aduwawa, Ipoba-Okha local government of...
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    Metro How IG Of Police, Ibrahim Idris, Disobeyed Buhari’s Order On Benue Crisis - Premium Times

    The Inspector-General of Police Ibrahim Idris has yet to relocate to Benue State, in an apparent affront to President Muhammadu Buhari’s order last month. In a directive issued on January 9, Mr. Buhari asked Mr. Idris, whom he appointed in June 2016, to move to Benue State to restore order and...
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    Entertainment "I Feel Like Mumu, I Spent N77k On Lady, Couldn't Have Sex With Her"- Nigerian Rapper - Nairaland

    Viral isensation Speed Darlington is ranting after spending money over $200 to take a Dominican lady out to dinner yet he didn't even get to "squeeze boobs", according to him The Bang dada dang crooner shared a video of himself with the lady and shared his dilemma with his Instagram followers...
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    Politics APC, PDP Chieftains Flood Launch Of Obasanjo’s Third Force - Vanguard

    Leading chieftains of All Progressives Congress, APC, and Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, yesterday, graced the formal outing of Coalition for Nigeria, the Third Force, proposed by former President Olusegun Obasanjo to break the hegemony of the country’s two major parties. READ MORE HERE
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    Politics FG Set To Construct Refinery Between Niger Republic And Katsina - Nairaland

    As shared on Twitter
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    Entertainment Woman Blames Jesus For Getting Molested In Church As A Child - Daily Post Nigeria

    She lamented that she couldn’t protect herself when she was six years old and even Jesus Christ didn’t protect her from sexual assault. On her facebook page, she wrote; “I had my first lesbian experience (molestation) in church during Sunday school “I was only 6, Jesus didn’t protect me, the...
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    World No Sex Dolls For Botswana Men As Government Bans Importation - Nairaland

    The information appeared in a local newspaper, pictured below, where it was stated that the country law bars importation of sex dolls
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    Politics PDP In Uproar Over Saraki's 'Planned' Return - Sahara Reporters

    Possible return of senate president Bukola Saraki to PDP has sent the party into frenzy. Party stakeholders in his home state of Kwara are worried that Saraki who earlier dumped the party for the All Progressives Congress (APC) would soon return to contest the 2019 presidential ticket of the...