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    World Linda Brown, who ended US school segregation, dies at 76 - Lailas news

    Linda Brown, the Kansas girl at the center of the 1954 supreme court ruling that struck down racial segregation in American schools, has died at 76. Brown’s sister, Cheryl Brown Henderson, founding President of the Brown Foundation, confirmed the death to the Topeka Capital-Journal but further...
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    Metro FAAC meeting deadlocked over discrepancy in NNPC revenue - Premium Times

    Amid confusion and disagreement over discrepancies observed in the revenue figures presented by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), the Federation Accounts Allocation Committee (FAAC) meeting ended on Tuesday in deadlock in Abuja. The meeting was convened for representatives of...
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    Entertainment Nigerians react as Khloe, Cee-c ‘fight’ over Nina - Daily Post

    Big Brother Naija 2018 housemate, Khloe has come under attack following her argument with Cee-c and Nina. Khloe on Tuesday engaged in a heated argument with Cee-c. Click here to read more
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    Metro DSS arrests Kogi kidnap kingpin, Basalube, others - Daily Post

    The Department of State Services, DSS, Tuesday arrested Lawal Mohammed (aka Buba) a major financier and armourer of the dreaded Basalube kidnap gang in Kogi state. The notorious gangster was arrested by a joint team of the service and the military on March 23, at Japama in Obajana Local...
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    Politics Lagos declares Thursday March 29 work-free - The Sun News

    The Lagos State Government had declared Thursday, March 29, work-free day fir it’s workers in a move to give visiting President Muhammadu Buhari a rousing welcome to the state. Click here to read more
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    Politics Lagos roads to be closed temporarily for Buhari’s two-day visit - The Guardian Newspaper

    Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Imohimi Edgal yesterday announced that some roads would be closed temporary during President Muhammadu Buhari two days visit to Lagos on Thursday and Friday. Click here to read more
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    Sports Serbia panic over physical Eagles - Punch News Nigeria

    Serbia coach Mladena Krstajic says his team will have to raise their game to overcome a physical battle against Nigeria in their friendly match at The Hive Stadium in London on Tuesday, but believes they can play themselves to victory. Serbia lost 2-1 to Morocco in their Russia 2018...
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    Politics Nigerian youths form new political party - Vanguard Nigeria Newspaper

    Nigerian youths have formed a political party, Modern Democratic Party (MDP), to enable them place active role in the upcoming elections in 2019 and beyond. The formation of the party came at a time that when ‘Not Too Young To Run’ Bill is still pending assent of President Muhammadu Buhari...
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    Politics Atiku Flags Off 2019 Campaign, Wike, Daniel, Nwodo In Attendance [PHOTO] - Daily Post

    Former Vice-President, Atiku Abubakar, Tuesday flagged off his 2019 campaign consultation in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital. The Waziri Adamawa intends to run on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) The event, which took place at the Banquet Hall of the Rivers State...
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    Politics Don’t just apologise, return looted funds – Lai Mohammed to PDP - The Cable

    Lai Mohammed, minister of information, has asked the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to complete its apology to Nigerians by returning all the funds allegedly looted from the public treasury during its 16 years in power. Uche Sceondus, national chairman of the opposition party, had asked...
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    Metro You Can’t Be Fighting Corruption And Be Corrupt – EFCC Boss, Ibrahim Magu - Linda Ikeji

    Ibrahim Magu, the Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has warned officials of the agency to shun underhand dealings that can put the commission in a bad light. He gave the warning on Monday at the EFCC Zonal office in Enugu State, where he urged the...
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    Ogoni communities protest, urge FG to rebuild their land – The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper –...

    Ledum Mitee of the Ogoni people About 10 communities in Tai Local Council of Rivers State, Ogoni extraction, yesterday staged a peaceful protest in the state, urging the Federal Government to rebuild its land destroyed over 24 years ago. The protesting … Read more via The Guardian Nigeria...