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    Metro Kenyan emerges first female to finish Lagos City Marathon – TODAY

    Kenya’s Sharon Cherop emerged as the first female athlete to finish the 42km race at the 2020 Lagos City Marathon. Her compatriot, David Barmasai, earlier emerged winner of the male category of the 2020 Lagos City Marathon. The 42km race commenced from National Stadium, Surulere, Lagos and ended...
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    Metro We Have A Winner! David Barmasai Tumo Wins the 2020 Access Bank Lagos City Marathon – BellaNaija

    You wouldn’t be wrong to call David Barmaasi Tumo the slayer of the 2020 Lagos Marathon 42-kilometre race. He not only won the race, he also set a new record! He crossed the finish line in 2 hours, 10 minutes and 20 seconds – a new record for the … Read more via BellaNaija –...
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    Metro Okada Ban: How police bullet ruptured 15-year-old’s bladder – Premium Times Nigeria

    A stray bullet fired during a skirmish between the police and protesting commercial motorcyclists (also known as Okada riders) in Lagos pierced the stomach of a schoolgirl and ruptured her bladder, PREMIUM TIMES has learnt. Mariam Shobukola, 15, had accompanied her school principal to make a...
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    Metro Insecurity: Islamic Leader, Sheikh Gumi Asks Buhari To Resign, Hails Jonathan (Video) - Igbere Tv

    IgbereTV reports that famous Islamic leader and scholar, Sheikh Dr. Ahmad Abubakar Gumi has condemned the present state of Insecurity witnessed in the country as a result of Boko Haram. In the video below, he said that Nigeria has witnessed more death as a result of Boko Haram now than during...
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    Metro Okada/Keke Ban: Former Lagos Governor, Babatunde Fashola backs Sanwo-Olu’s move against tricycles, motocycles – Daily Post Nigeria

    Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has thrown his weight behind Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s decision to ban motorcycles and tricycles in Lagos state. Fashola, who is a two-time Governor of the state, insisted that okada was not part of the plan for the state. While speaking...
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    Metro Gunmen kill three in fresh attack on Kaduna village –

    A fresh attack by unknown gunmen has claimed three lives in Kaduna state – Two Fulani men and a trader were reportedly killed in the attack which happened at Kaura local government area of the state – The attack which reportedly happened on Wednesday, February 5, has not … Read more via...