Author: Mariam Ayodeji

Video: The moment Frank Ogboru was killed by British cops
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Video: The moment Frank Ogboru was killed by British cops

Mariam Ayodeji- July 14, 2020

A 2006 video noting the point a Nigerian man, Frank Ogboru was killed by British officers has led to an inquiry 14 years after his ... Read More

CIA spy executed: Iran Judiciary
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CIA spy executed: Iran Judiciary

Mariam Ayodeji- July 14, 2020

Speaking in his weekly presser on Tuesday, he said that Reza Asgari, a retiree of Defense Ministry’s aerospace executed after the related court issued the ... Read More

Empire star Bryshere Gray arrested on domestic violence charges
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Empire star Bryshere Gray arrested on domestic violence charges

Mariam Ayodeji- July 14, 2020

They have arrested Empire star Bryshere Gray in Phoenix, Arizona on suspicion of domestic violence. Goodyear Police Department has confirmed the incident and released the ... Read More

Kanye West is polling at 2% in the latest US presidential poll
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Kanye West is polling at 2% in the latest US presidential poll

Mariam Ayodeji- July 14, 2020

Kanye West is polling at just 2% in one of the first national polls taken among voters in the US since the rapper first announced ... Read More

COVID-19: Okowa, wife, daughter recover, test negative
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COVID-19: Okowa, wife, daughter recover, test negative

Mariam Ayodeji- July 14, 2020

Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa and his family have healed from the deadly coronavirus disease. The Governor announced the development in a tweet on Tuesday ... Read More

Adeboye’s senior Pastor, Tola Odutola resigns from RCCG, gives reason [VIDEO]
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Adeboye’s senior Pastor, Tola Odutola resigns from RCCG, gives reason [VIDEO]

Mariam Ayodeji- July 14, 2020

One of the most distinguished pastors of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, in the USA, Pastor Tola Odutola, has resigned from the Church. ... Read More

Nigerian newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Tuesday morning
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Nigerian newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Tuesday morning

Mariam Ayodeji- July 14, 2020

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 595 new cases of COVID-19 death toll now 744 Nigeria on Monday night recorded 595 fresh ... Read More

COVID-19: Govt to ban some countries from Nigeria
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COVID-19: Govt to ban some countries from Nigeria

Mariam Ayodeji- July 14, 2020

The Federal Government on Monday said it would ban citizens from some countries from gaining entry into Nigeria to ensure safety at Nigerian airports and ... Read More

FG may pay private school teachers’ salary arrears
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FG may pay private school teachers’ salary arrears

Mariam Ayodeji- July 14, 2020

To reduce the hardship private schools teachers in the country suffer because of the coronavirus pandemic, the Federal Government may take overpayment of their overdue ... Read More

Suspected fraudster Ramon Abbas’s bail attempt fails in US
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Suspected fraudster Ramon Abbas’s bail attempt fails in US

Mariam Ayodeji- July 14, 2020

Suspected Nigerian fraudster Ramon Abbas failed to win bail in the US after his lawyers insisted his job as an Instagram celebrity paid for the ... Read More

595 new cases of COVID-19 death toll now 744
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595 new cases of COVID-19 death toll now 744

Mariam Ayodeji- July 14, 2020

Nigeria on Monday night recorded 595 fresh COVID-19 cases. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), which affirmed this on its Twitter handle, said they ... Read More

Naya Rivera dead at 33 after her body was found at Lake Piru
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Naya Rivera dead at 33 after her body was found at Lake Piru

Mariam Ayodeji- July 13, 2020

After days of searching, Naya Rivera's body finally found. Rivera had gone missing last week after renting a pontoon boat and going out onto a ... Read More

602 repentant Boko Haram swears an oath of allegiance to Nigeria
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602 repentant Boko Haram swears an oath of allegiance to Nigeria

Mariam Ayodeji- July 13, 2020

602 repentant Boko Haram members, on Monday, rebuked their membership of the group and swore an oath of fealty to the Federal Republic of Nigeria. ... Read More

Nigerian goalkeeper, Maduka Okoye joins Sparta Rotterdam
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Nigerian goalkeeper, Maduka Okoye joins Sparta Rotterdam

Mariam Ayodeji- July 13, 2020

Nigerian goalkeeper, Maduka Okoye, has joined Dutch Club, Sparta Rotterdam on a two-year deal from the German side, Fortuna Düsseldorf. Rotterdam made the announcement in ... Read More

COVID-19: Nigerian govt releases fresh guidelines for reopening of schools
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COVID-19: Nigerian govt releases fresh guidelines for reopening of schools

Mariam Ayodeji- July 13, 2020

The Federal Government has issued guidelines ahead of the planned resumption of schools, at every level in the country. However, no dates given yet for ... Read More

10 top stories from Nigerian newspapers, Monday morning, July 13, 2020
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10 top stories from Nigerian newspapers, Monday morning, July 13, 2020

Mariam Ayodeji- July 13, 2020

These 10 top stories from Nigerian newspapers will interest you this morning. 571 new cases of COVID-19 take Nigeria’s total to 32,558; death toll now ... Read More

Kelly Preston dead: John Travolta pays tribute to wife
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Kelly Preston dead: John Travolta pays tribute to wife

Mariam Ayodeji- July 13, 2020

Kelly Preston, actress and wife of John Travolta, has died aged 57. Travolta posted on Instagram to say Preston had died, after devoting two years ... Read More

Kelly Preston dies of Breast Cancer at 57
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Kelly Preston dies of Breast Cancer at 57

Mariam Ayodeji- July 13, 2020

Kelly Preston has died. She died at the age 57. "On the morning of July 12, 2020, Kelly Preston, adored wife, and mother, passed away ... Read More

Cybercrime: Nigeria Police, Interpol arrest three suspects in Edo
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Cybercrime: Nigeria Police, Interpol arrest three suspects in Edo

Mariam Ayodeji- July 13, 2020

Operatives of the Nigeria Police Cybercrime Unit and the INTERPOL National Central Bureau (NCB), Abuja, have captured three suspects over advance fee fraud, money laundering ... Read More

Iranian official: US begged us not to retaliate for Soleimani killing
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Iranian official: US begged us not to retaliate for Soleimani killing

Mariam Ayodeji- July 13, 2020

The United States begged Iran not to retaliate against US interests in response to the elimination of top commander Qassem Soleimani, Iran's deputy foreign minister ... Read More