Flood sweeps away two teenagers in Delta State

Alibioba Community at Agbor Technical College, Agbor in the Ika South Local Government Area of Delta State was thrown into mourning on Friday as flood killed a pastor’s two sons, Testimony and Godwin aged 15 and 11 years respectively. The flood, occasioned by a torrential rainfall that began around 5pm, was said to have killed […]

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Nigeria stage sit-in at WWC over unpaid bonuses

Nigeria players are staging a sit-in protest, refusing to leave their hotel in France until all of their outstanding bonuses are paid, following the team’s elimination from the Women’s World Cup on Saturday. Players told ESPN they are owed bonuses from two games, against Gambia and Senegal, from as far back as two years ago, amounting […]

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10 Die In Rivers Pipeline Explosion

An explosion from a pipeline belonging to Pipeline and Product Marketing Company (PPMC) has killed no fewer than 10 persons at Kom Kom in Oyinbo Council area of Rivers State. Confirming the development, the police public relations officer, Nnamdi Omoni, said details of the incident was still sketchy but there were causalities recorded. He said: […]

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Leah Sharibu: Reno Omokri Accused of Taking grants, Selling Books in Girl’s Name & Pockets Money

A financial consultant, Henry Claudius, and some other Twitter users have accused a former presidential aide, Reno Omokri, of diverting funds meant for the family of the abducted Dapchi schoolgirl, Leah Sharibu. Using the Twitter hashtag #RenoUndarted, some Nigerians on Twitter accused  Omokri of printing T-shirts branded with Sharibu’s name, writing books and selling them […]

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Arrangements Concluded For Katsina Book Festival

Arrangements have been concluded for the maiden edition of Katsina Book and Arts Festival “KT FEST 2019” in Katsina next month. Mallam Lukman Umar Kankia, the convener while addressing newsmen in Katsina at the weekend said the Katsina Book and Arts Festival “KTFest 2019” would be a three-day programme of Arts and Book focused events. […]

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Experts seeks more support for albinos in Nigeria

In commemoration of the 5th International Albinism Awareness Day organised by The Albino Network Association in Lagos on June 15, experts from various fields have called for more support for people living with the condition in the country. The event, which saw various speakers including health practitioners present different papers urging government and members of […]

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Nigeria v Burundi Player Ratings

#1 Daniel Akpeyi: 4.5/10  Made a crucial save to prevent Burundi going ahead early on, but seemed less assured as the game went on, and by the end of it had returned to his error-prone best. Gave away a corner needlessly, and dropped an easy cross late in the game. #2 Abdullahi Shehu: 4/10  Looked off-colour and […]

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Nigerians Excited As MMM Returns

Just like the previous version, participants are to register, invest a particular amount in the form of “providing help” and “get help” with their investment and interest back after 30 days. Notorious Mavrodi Mundial Moneybox (MMM), the Ponzi scheme which dashed the hope of over three million Nigerians in 2017, is back. The new version […]

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