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WAFU Women Cup of Nations: S/Falcons pick bronze

The Super Falcons defeated their Malian counterparts  2-1 on Saturday to emerge the bronze winners of the inaugural WAFU Women Cup of Nations in Abidjan,

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KIP, model for aggressive industrialisation of Delta by Okowa—Otuaro

By Etop Ekanem Delta Sate Deputy Governor, Deacon Kingsley Otuaro, has said the Kwale Industrial Park, KIP, project is model for aggressive industrialisation of Delta State

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Nigeria’s league getting better — Onigbinde

Akinade Onigbinde, the Coach of  FRSC FC, says Nigeria’s Professional Football League(NPFL) has   satisfactorily improved with recent away defeats of home clubs by visiting sides. Onigbinde

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Mama J never die yet ooo, says Tiwa Savage

Nigeria’s sensation, Tiwatope Savage-Balogun, aka Tiwa Savage, has refuted reports that she had died, Tiwa Savage on her Instagram said ‘Mama J never die yet

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Samsung launches new S9 phone with augmented reality features

Samsung unveiled its new flagship smartphone on Sunday with a focus on augmented reality features as it seeks to keep its title as the world’s

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Guardiola defends Catalonia political symbol

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola defended his decision to wear a yellow ribbon in support of jailed Catalan independence leaders after his side beat Arsenal

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November release set for highly anticipated Michelle Obama memoir

A much-awaited memoir by former first lady Michelle Obama will be published in North America on November 13 and will appear simultaneously in 24 languages

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Ugbor Gas explosion: Panel visits scene of incident, hospitalised victim

The Justice Peter Isibor-led Administrative Panel of Inquiry on the February 4 Gas Explosion in Ugbor area, in Benin city, has visited the scene of

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40-yr-old man hangs self in Enugu

By Chinenyeh Ozor A 40-year-old man, Kenneth Ugwuattama, has hanged himself on a tree behind his house, throwing Iheakpu Obollo Afor community in Udenu Local Government Area

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Contributory pension threatened over new rule

It is counter-productive – Operators… It has come to stay – PenCom By Rosemary Onuoha FOLLOWING a recent guideline from the National Pension Commission, PenCom, workers are

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Don’t keep quiet about your infertility challenges, expert urges couples

An In-Vitro Fertilisation (IVF) expert, Chika Ofoegbuliwe, has urged couples experiencing infertility challenges not to keep quiet but should seek medical help early before it

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@40: NLC seeks divine intervention

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) on Sunday sought God’s divine intervention in efforts to address challenges confronting Nigerian workers. Mr Ayuba Wabba, NLC President said this

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All sane people should reject war – Aregbesola

Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, the Governor of Osun State, on Sunday called on all Nigeria to reject war. Governor State of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola (2nd leftAregbesola

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NDDC to train 100 youths in auto technology, maintenance

The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) says it will train 100 men and women in automobile technology at Innoson Vehicle Manufacturing Company, Nnewi, an official

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Police kill suspected kidnapper in Zamfara, recover arms

The Zamfara State Police Command said on Sunday it had killed a notorious kidnapper, arrested eight others and recovered arms. Its commissioner, Mr Kenneth Embrimson, who

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Breaking: Man City beat Arsenal 3-0 to win League Cup

Manchester City’s Belgian defender Vincent Kompany celebrates with teammates after scoring their second goal during the English League Cup final football match between Manchester City

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Presidential Villa roundup for Feb. 18 to Feb. 24, 2018

On Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018, President Buhari received Katsina State Senior Citizen’s Forum in his country home in Daura. In his remarks to the Forum, the

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My experiences in the Oil and Gas and Mining Business

By Onome Amawhe Big name celebrities are known to slap their names on a brand, give it their blessings, then sit back and rake in the

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Police kill suspected kidnapper in Zamfara, recover arms

The Zamfara State Police Command said on Sunday it had killed a notorious kidnapper, arrested eight others and recovered arms. Its commissioner, Mr Kenneth Embrimson, who

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Nigeria’s Seun Adigun, others make heart shapes at Pyeongchang 2018 Winter

Nigeria’s Seun Adigun, others made heart shapes with their fingers during the closing ceremony of the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter. Nigeria’s women’s bobsleigh team finished with the

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PyeongChang hands over Olympic flag to Beijing for 2022 Winter Games

The Olympic flag which fluttered over 17 days at the Olympic Stadium in PyeongChang, South Korea was handed over to Chinese organisers on Sunday for

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Xi poised to remain president indefinitely as China look to lift term limits

Xi Jinping, China’s most powerful leader for decades, could stay in office indefinitely after the Communist Party called for the removal of presidential term limits. President

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House loan approval generates controversy in Plateau

Some residents of Jos, Plateau, have criticised the Plateau State House of Assembly’s approval of a N1 billion-loan request by the executive arm of the

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Withdrawal of troops caused Dapchi girls abduction – Governor

By Soni Daniel, Northern Region Editor But for the sudden withdrawal of troops from Dapchi the abduction of over 105 school girls by Boko Haram insurgents

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Edo youth/ police clash: Panel visits Esigie Police Station, inspects exhibits

… as Police boss testifies The Justice Joseph Olubor-led Administrative Panel of Inquiry has visited the Esigie Police Division in Benin City, to further unravel facts

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APC won’t exist in South-East beyond 2019 – PDP

By Chinedu AdonuENUGU – PEOPLES Democratic Party, PDP, has boasted that it will reclaim all elective positions in the South-East in the forthcoming 2019 general

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Barcelona defender Nelson Semedo to miss five weeks

Barcelona said on Sunday that Portuguese defender Nelson Semedo will be out for five weeks with an injury he picked up in Saturday’s 6-1 win

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Patience Jonathan asks court to jail First, Skye, Diamond banks’ MDs over seizure of $5.8m, N3.5bn

…banks challenge court’s jurisdiction to entertain suit By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA- Wife of former President Goodluck Jonathan, Patience, has approached the Federal High Court in Abuja,

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PDP rejects INEC’s 8-man committee on underage voters

…Queries non-inclusion of Katsina in inquestBy Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA-The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) said it has rejected in its totality, the composition and scope of the

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Rice, shoes for IDPs: Edo Govt. releases distribution roster

…Urges PDP to respect IDPs The Edo State government has released the roster showing how the relief materials approved by the federal government for Internally Displaced

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