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    Politics PDP Still Searching For Candidate, 9 Months To Presidential Election" - Nairaland Forum

    If you think PMB will loose 2019 election it means you are sleeping, you need to wake up to reality. 2019 elections with the way it is, will go down as the most easy election ever without no stiff competitions from opposition parties. READ MORE HERE
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    Politics ‘2019 election will be the easiest for President Buhari’ – Festus Keyamo – Laila's News

    Nigerian lawyer, Festus Keyamo who was recently made the Director, Strategic Communication of the president’s campaign organization, in an interview on Channels TV on Sunday, said that 2019 election will be easier for President Buhari to win than even when he was elected in 2015. Read more...
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    We Accept Supreme Court Verdict – NFF – Leadership Newspaper

    The Nigeria Football Federation said at the weekend that it had taken note of the decision of the Supreme Court to refer back to the Federal High Court, to start afresh a case brought before the apex court by two football stakeholders against the NFF leadership. NFF Vice … read more via...
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    Man disappears after leaving home for work – Punch Newspapers

    The family and neighbours of a fish farm worker, Ibrahim Sulyman, are in confusion about his whereabouts after he left home for work and did not return. The 24-year-old had been missing since April 10, 2018, when he reprotedly left his residence on Shodipo Avenue, LASPOTECH...
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    Putin, Macron Agrees To Preserve Iran Nuclear Deal – Leadership Newspaper

    Russian President, Vladimir Putin and his French counterpart, Emmanuel Macron, agreed in a phone conversation on the need to preserve and fully implement the Iran nuclear deal, the Kremlin said in a statement yesterday. The phone call took place at the initiative of the French administration...
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    Electrician allegedly rapes primary two pupil at knifepoint – Punch Newspapers

    An electrician on Baale Street, in the Ijora Badia area of Lagos State, has been arrested by the police for allegedly molesting his neighbour’s daughter. The suspect, Emeka Okoroafor, reportedly lured the primary two pupil into his apartment twice and raped her at knifepoint...
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    Boko Haram: Nigeria takes delivery of two new helicopter gunships – Premium Times Nigeria

    The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) on Monday took delivery of two Mi-35M helicopter gunships that the federal government ordered from Russia. The Antonov aircraft, which brought the new Mi-35M helicopters, touched down on the runway at NAF Base Makurdi at exactly 12.20 p.m. The Chief … Read more...
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    Nigeria has a massive reputation for corruption — Trump – Premium Times Nigeria

    Nigeria has a massive corruption problem, U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday while receiving President Muhammadu Buhari at the White House. But the U.S. will continue to offer its support for Nigeria to proffer a lasting solution to the menace. “Nigeria has massive reputation …...
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    APC tackles PDP over comments on ‘N6 billion’ convention dues – Premium Times Nigeria

    The All Progressives Congress (APC) has reacted to a statement by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) accusing it of planning to dip its hands into the coffers of the state governments under its control to fund upcoming congresses and convention. The PDP had also accused … Read more via...
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    Zidane: Real Madrid doesn’t plan to sell Bale, Benzema –

    Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane has insisted that out-of-favor pair Karim Benzema and Gareth Bale will not be sold this summer, despite various reports linking both players … read more via – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    President Trump Warns Buhari Over Killing Of Christians In Nigeria – Stella Dimoko

    President of the United States of America Donald Trump, has told President Muhammau Buhari that his country will not accept the killing of Christians in Nigeria. Trump made this clear while playing host to Buhari at the White House on Monday.“We have had very serious problems with … Read...
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    Firefox to feature sponsored content as of next week – The Register

    The Mozilla Foundation has revealed that links to sponsored content have started to appear in its Firefox browser and pledged it delivers them without invading users’ privacy. Mozilla flagged it would add sponsored links to its browser in January 2018, after the 2017 acquisition of...
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    17 Year Old Pregnant Girl Commits Suicide In Rivers State After Parents Rebuked Her – Naijagist News

    A 17 year old secondary school pupil impregnated by an unidentified man took her own life on Saturday in Rivers state. The girl identified as Abibatu who was chastised by her parents on Friday........... Read more via NaijaGistsBlog Nigeria, Nollywood, Celebrity ,News, Entertainment, Gist...
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    Pope’s close aide to stand trial on sex abuse offences – PressTV Media RSS

    An Australian court has ruled that the Vatican’s finance chief, Cardinal George Pell, stand trial on historical sex offences, making him the highest-ranking Catholic priest ever to be sent to trial on such charges. Melbourne magistrate Belinda Wallington said at a hearing on Tuesday that she …...
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    32 Year Old Man, Father Of 6 Commit Suicide A Month After Security Driving Job - Naijagist News

    A young man identified as Ibrahim has ended his own life in Akute area of Ogun state. According to police investigation, Ibrahim, a 32-year-old father of 6 took his own Read more via NaijaGistsBlog Nigeria, Nollywood, Celebrity ,News, Entertainment, Gist, Gossip, Inspiration, Africa –...
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    JOHESU strike: FG rejects demand of health workers – The Sun News

    Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, has said the demand of the Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU) to be at par with doctors, in terms of salary, is neither practicable nor acceptable. Disclosing this in a statement on Monday, Prof. Adewole disclosed this, yesterday and added that …...
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    Porn star Stormy Daniels sues Trump for defamation – Daily Nation | Home

    Porn star Stormy Daniels, who claims she had an affair with Donald Trump in 2006, filed a lawsuit against the US president on Monday for defamation. Daniels, whose real name is Stephanie Clifford, lodged the complaint with the US District … Read more via Daily Nation | Home –...
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    Dino Melaye: Lawyers, police clash in Abuja court [VIDEO] – Daily Post Nigeria

    A heavy clash happened at the Chief Magistrate court, Mpape, Abuja earlier on Monday between some lawyers and police officers. The lawyers clashed with the police over the detention of two of their colleagues and relatives of Senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye. One barrister David...
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    I Will Like To Visit Nigeria, It’s An Amazing Country – Trump – Channels Television

    United States President Donald Trump says he would like to visit Nigeria and hailed efforts being made to improve the country. Trump said this on Monday at the White House while holding a joint conference with President Muhammadu Buhari after their bilateral meeting. The United States …...
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    President Buhari’s Full Statement At Briefing With Trump – Channels Television

    President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday held bilateral talks with United States President Donald Trump at the White House. After the talks about issues related to security, trade, governance, human rights and humanitarian crises , both presidents addressed journalists in the Rose Garden of the...