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    Davido’s uncle Senator Adeleke finally declares governorship ambition in Osun – Nigeria...

    Senator Ademola Adeleke has declared intention to contest September 22 gubernatorial election in Osun state under PDP – He defected to PDP last year and became the senator of federal republic of Nigeria after the demise of his … Read more via Naija news 24/7 – -- Get...
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    Politics I’ll Succeed Buhari – Okorocha Declares In Owerri – INFORMATION NIGERIA

    While speaking when political leaders, women and youth groups, as well as traditional rulers on Monday, Imo State governor, Rochas Okorocha, assured the supporters of the All Progressives Congress (APC) that his Chief of Staff, Uche Nwosu has what it takes to win the 2019 governorship election...
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    Metro Kogi State Government Arrest Goats [PHOTOS] - Nairaland

    In the quest to build a better and healthy Kogi Governor Adoza Yahaya Bello had to employ the expertise of Gee Money Cleaners to help keep the state clean and healthy READ MORE HERE
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    Entertainment Late Singer, Alizee's Cause Of Death Revealed By Autopsy - Punch Newspapers

    The Police have said that the report of a post-mortem examination conducted on the late Nigerian singer, Zainab Nielsen, aka, Alizee, shows she died from trauma. The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Imohimi Edgal, at a press briefing on Monday said the trauma emanated from the injuries...
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    Politics How Jonathan’s minister, two others withdrew N450 million cash, Witness tells court - Premium Times

    A prosecution witness, Annette Gyen, on Monday told a Jos Federal High Court how former Water Resources Minister, Sarah Ochekpe, and two others withdrew N450 million from Fidelity Bank Plc. Mrs Ochekpe, and the two others – Raymond Dabo, former Plateau PDP Chairman, and Leo Jatau, Coordinator...
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    Politics I’m bothered about security, economy, not 2019 elections – Buhari - Premium Times

    The three-pronged focus of the current administration resonated through the conversation, as President Muhammadu Buhari held a bilateral meeting with British Prime Minister, Theresa May, on Monday at 10, Downing Street, London. “We campaigned on three major issues, to secure the country, revive...
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    Politics What President Buhari Told Theresa May [Full Text] - Daily Post Nigeria

    President Muhammadu Buhari has thanked UK Prime Minister, Theresa May for the effort of the British government towards the training of the Nigerian Army in the fight against Boko Haram insurgents. Buhari on Monday held a bilateral meeting with UK Prime Minister, Theresa May at 10, Downing...
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    Entertainment BBNaija: Kemi Olunloyo Predicts Who Will Win The N45m Star Prize

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    Metro Two Days After Suspension, Fire Guts Senator Omo-Agege's House In Abuja (Photos) - Nairaland

    According to multiple online reports, fire gutted the private residence of Delta Central lawmaker, Senator Omo-Agege at Asokoro area of Abuja on 14th April, 2018, two days after the lawmaker was suspended from the Senate for 90-Days.. The fire raged and was said to have spread from his private...
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    Batshuayi sees season ended by injury, but World Cup dream remains – News –...

    Borussia Dortmund have confirmed that an untimely injury has ended Michy Batshuayi’s season, but he remains in contention for World Cup duty. The Belgium international striker, who is currently on loan in Germany from Premier League side Chelsea, suffered ankle damage during a Ruhr derby date...
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    7 stunning facts about Romelu Lukaku who scored his first Premier League goal against...

    Born on May 13, 1993, Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku is today one of the richest footballers in the world considering what the Belgian earn on a weekly basis at his Premier League club. But the 24-year-old never knew … read more via Naija news 24/7 –
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    Metro Popular Nigerian DJ dies from electrocution in Delta State – YabaLeftOnline

    Popular Nigerian DJ dies A Popular Delta-based Disc Jockey, identified as DJ Bullet, is dead. According to reports, DJ Bullet whose real name is Ugwumgbor Emmanuel was electrocuted, last night, in Jesse town. He was said to be addressing an electrical fault without wearing hand gloves when power...
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    Mention Any Great Footballer Who Won Absolutely Nothing In Their Career – Naijaloaded

    Footballers aren’t in for the money. No, no, they’re all there to taste the glory of winning, the joy of lifting shiny trophies at the end of a season of toil and trauma. But there are some outstanding players who never tasted the tang of metal, or the fizz of warm champagne, neither for their...
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    Politics See How Sen Shehu Sani Reacted To Buhari's London Trip

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    Metro Osun Govt Declares Monday Public Holiday – Channels Television

    Osun State Government has declared Monday, April 16, a public holiday. This is to provide the opportunity for eligible voters to participate in the ongoing Continuous Voters Registration (CVR) exercise by registering with the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and collect their...
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    Metro [VIDEO] Police, Shiite Members Clash In Abuja, Gunshots, Tear Gas Fired – Channels Television

    Security forces and members of the Shiite movement are currently in a clash in Abuja. This is after the protesters stormed the Institute For Peace and Conflict Resolution Abuja, in Abogo Largema a Central business district area in Abuja. Read more via Channels Television –...
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    Metro Fear Grips Village As Water Turns Bloody Red, Invite Popular Witch Hunter - B Metro

    A WAVE of fear gripped Sikapila Village under Chief Sipepa in Tsholotsho amid chilling reports that one of the villagers’ water was allegedly poisoned while at a community borehole and mysteriously turned into a blood red-like colour. READ MORE HERE
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    Metro I Service The Rich And Famous; Male Sex Worker Reveals Shocking Details - B Metro

    Popular and well-to-do figures in society are major clients of male prostitutes in Bulawayo and many insist on unprotected sex, exposing themselves and their spouses to the risk of contracting diseases, a male prostitute has revealed. READ MORE HERE
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    Politics I’m Too Old To Join SDP – Babangida – Sahara Reporters

    Nigeria’s former military ruler, General Ibrahim Babangida (retd.) has said if not for his old age, he would have joined the Social Democratic Party (SDP), a political party being led nearly mostly by those who worked with him as a military president. Read more via Sahara Reporters –...
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    Politics Some Of The 'Best Christians' In Nigeria Serving In Buhari's Govt, Says Osinbajo - Sahara Reporters

    The Vice-President of Nigeria, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, on Sunday said though Christians serving in the President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration are some of the best adherents of the faith, they still need the prayers of Nigerians to succeed. READ MORE HERE