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    Business Four areas where Nigeria may lose the cybersecurity battle – The Punch
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    Politics Nigeria’s revenue didn’t drop by 65%, Falana tackles finance minister – The Punch
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    Metro Nigerians bemoan cult killings among citizens in South Africa – The Punch
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    Metro COVID-19: Charter airlines defy flight ban, fly rich Nigerians abroad – The Punch
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    Politics Why Nigeria has failed to diversify economy —Aganga – The Punch
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    Politics Edo 2020: I Won’t Resort To Lawlessness Like APC – Obaseki – The Punch News
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    Politics Nigeria broke under Buhari – BMO – The Punch

    The Buhari Media Organisation says the regime of the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), will not implement policies that will affect the existence of the poor while raising revenue to fund the nation’s infrastructure projects.... Read more via The Punch –...
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    Politics Visa-on-arrival policy’ll aid influx of terrorists into Nigeria — Ex-DG, NIIA, Prof Akinterinwa – The Punch

    A former Director-General of the Nigerian Institute of International Affairs, Prof Bola Akinterinwa, speaks with FEMI MAKINDE about the visa restrictions imposed on immigrants from Nigeria by the United States, border closure, the visa-on-arrival policy of the Federal Government and other issues...
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    Metro I was starved for three weeks, another Nigerian lady trafficked to Oman cries for help – The Punch

    A 27-year-old Nigerian lady, Adedeji Oluwatobi Suliyat, has been trafficked to Oman and reportedly starved of food for three weeks. The PUNCH gathered that Adedeji had been enslaved for about a year and her passport seized.... Read more via The Punch – Get More...
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    Business IMF backs Nigeria on border closure – The Punch

    The International Monetary Fund has backed Nigeria’s closure of its borders with some neighbouring countries over issues bordering on illegal trade. Mr Abebe Selassie, the Director of the African Department at the.... Read more via The Punch – Get more: Nigeria...
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    Politics Nationwide procession: Shi’ites, police may clash on Tuesday – The Punch

    The Nigeria Police Force and members of the proscribed Islamic Movement in Nigeria, also known as Shi’ites, may clash at the group’s upcoming Ashura procession on Tuesday..... Read more via The Punch – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Only NYSC, police, soldiers uniting Nigeria, says Buhari – The Punch

    President Muhammadu Buhari has said that the National Youth Service Corps, the Armed Forces and the Police are the only bodies uniting Nigeria, saying this is why corps members in particular, should re-dedicate themselves to uniting Nigeria..... Read more via The Punch –...
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    Metro WHO set to declare Nigeria polio-free – The Punch

    The World Health Organisation says it is set to declare Nigeria a polio-free country. The Media and Communication Expert for WHO Nigeria, Mr Charity Warigon, made the statement in Abuja on Tuesday.... Read more via The Punch – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro One million illegal weapons in Nigeria – NSA document – The Punch

    No fewer than 10 million small arms and light weapons are in circulation in Africa, of which one million are in Nigeria, a national security strategy document from the Office of the National Security Adviser has shown.... Read more via The Punch – Get More Nigeria...
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    Metro "Why I Married My Sister" - 25-Year-Old Anambra Teacher - Nairaland

    25-year-old Ezeibekwe who works in a secondary school in the Aguata LGA of Anambra state said that God “sanctioned” the marriage to his sister. A Mathematics teacher, Chiadi Ezeibekwe, has revealed that he married his younger sister who is reportedly 17-years-old. Instablog9ja reports that...
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    Entertainment “I Regret Getting Married, I Got Married Too Early” – Gifty – Naijaloaded

    Ex-Big Brother Naija housemate, Gifty Powers, has in a new interview opened up about her life after Big Brother, acting career, marriage and other things about her. See the excerpts from the interview with THE PUNCH below; Background My grandfather is from Obosi in Anambra … via Naijaloaded...
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    Politics Herdsmen killed over 756 in two years under Jonathan – Presidency

    The Presidency on Wednesday said over 756 people were killed by herdsmen in two years under former President Goodluck Jonathan. It said it would, therefore, be wrong to insinuate that the recent killings happened because President Muhammadu Buhari is a Fulani … via Punch Newspapers –...
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    Politics I Washed Dead Bodies For 8 Years To Get To Where I Am Today - Gov Ajimobi

    Gov. Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State on Tuesday said that he washed dead bodies as a youth to pay his tuition fees while schooling abroad. Ajimobi said this at a South-West Youths Regional Summit in Osogbo. The governor, while urging the youth to have a positive mindset toward hard work, said he...
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    NGO Demands Explanation From Adeosun On $5.5bn Foreign Loan – Punch Newspapers

    A non-governmental organisation, Social Action Nigeria, has written to the Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, demanding explanation on the $5.5bn, which the Federal Government has started borrowing from foreign sources. In two letters dated November 24 and December 18, Social Action...
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    Metro Aarinola Olaiya, OAU Student Who Broke 28-year Old Record, Shares Her Success Story - The Punch

    Aarinola Olaiya, who is set to become the first medical student to graduate with a distinction in Surgery in OAU for the first time in 28 years, and also on course to bag 12 distinctions, shares her success story with The Punch READ MORE HERE