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BREAKING: Deputy Gov. of Ondo State Agboola resigns from PDP
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BREAKING: Deputy Gov. of Ondo State Agboola resigns from PDP

Mariam Ayodeji- August 10, 2020

The Deputy Governor of Ondo State, Agboola Ajayi has resigned his membership from the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. Ajayi’s resignation from the PDP came after ... Read More

Nigerian Newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Monday morning
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Nigerian Newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Monday morning

Mariam Ayodeji- August 10, 2020

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers Armed bandits reportedly invaded Kurfi town in Kurfi Local Government Area of Katsina State, northwest Nigeria ... Read More

Yahoo boys are now role models in Nigeria – Diezani Madueke [VIDEO]
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Yahoo boys are now role models in Nigeria – Diezani Madueke [VIDEO]

Mariam Ayodeji- August 10, 2020

Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke, a former Minister of Petroleum Resources, has bemoaned that internet fraudsters, popularly known as Yahoo Boys, have become role models in Nigerian ... Read More

ZLP clears Ondo deputy gov as a candidate
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ZLP clears Ondo deputy gov as a candidate

Mariam Ayodeji- August 10, 2020

The National Executive Committee of the Zenith Labour Party (ZLP) has cleared the Deputy Governor of Ondo State, Mr. Agboola Ajayi, as its candidate in ... Read More

COVID-19: NCDC confirms 437 new cases, total now 46,577
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COVID-19: NCDC confirms 437 new cases, total now 46,577

Mariam Ayodeji- August 10, 2020

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed 437 fresh cases of COVID-19 in the country, as confirmed cases are now 46,577. The agency ... Read More

Ekiti Attorney General recovers from Covid-19
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Ekiti Attorney General recovers from Covid-19

Mariam Ayodeji- August 9, 2020

The Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice Olawale Fapohunda has recovered from coronavirus after he tested negative. Fapohunda, who had spent 13 days in isolation, ... Read More

Olusegun Obasanjo tests negative to Covid-19
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Olusegun Obasanjo tests negative to Covid-19

Paul Fakayejo- August 9, 2020

Former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has tested negative to Covid-19. The former President took the test last Friday, August 7, 2020, at his Olusegun Obasanjo ... Read More

Late senator, Buruji Kashamu buried in Ijebu-Igbo
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Late senator, Buruji Kashamu buried in Ijebu-Igbo

Dan-Ekeh Nduka- August 9, 2020

The remains of the late former senator, Buruju Kashamu, have been buried. He was buried at about 12:55 pm on Sunday at his Ijebu-Igbo home. ... Read More

Chidinma Ajoku “Deedee”  who was crushed to death by a fallen container has finally been buried in Lagos (Photos)
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Chidinma Ajoku “Deedee” who was crushed to death by a fallen container has finally been buried in Lagos (Photos)

Dan-Ekeh Nduka- August 9, 2020

The body of Chidinma Ajoku, aka Deedee, the staff of Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), whose life was cut short on July 26 after ... Read More

Nigerian Newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Sunday morning
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Nigerian Newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Sunday morning

Mariam Ayodeji- August 9, 2020

On Saturday night, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) announced 453 new confirmed COVID-19 cases. The new cases were reported from 20 states: FCT ... Read More

Kashamu’s death: “Your end will also come” – Fayose blasts Obasanjo
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Kashamu’s death: “Your end will also come” – Fayose blasts Obasanjo

Dan-Ekeh Nduka- August 9, 2020

Former Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, has attacked ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo over his comments in reaction to the death of Senator Buruji Kashamu. Fayose ... Read More

I’m happy I forgave Kashamu before he died – Gbenga Daniel
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I’m happy I forgave Kashamu before he died – Gbenga Daniel

Mariam Ayodeji- August 9, 2020

Former Ogun State Governor, Otunba Gbenga Daniel, has expressed gladness that he could forgive late Buruji Kashamu, before he died. It will be recalled that ... Read More

Nigeria Records 453 New COVID-19 Cases
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Nigeria Records 453 New COVID-19 Cases

Mariam Ayodeji- August 9, 2020

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed 453 fresh cases of COVID-19 in the country, as confirmed cases are now 46,140. The agency ... Read More

Cars destroyed as fire guts mechanic shop in Delta State (photos/video)
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Cars destroyed as fire guts mechanic shop in Delta State (photos/video)

Dan-Ekeh Nduka- August 8, 2020

No fewer than six cars were burnt in a fire outbreak that rocked a mechanic shop in Sapele town, Delta state on Friday, August 7. ... Read More

Abdulsalami returns to Nigeria after a three-month absence
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Abdulsalami returns to Nigeria after a three-month absence

Mariam Ayodeji- August 8, 2020

They beefed security up in the early hours of Saturday at the Minna International Airport in Niger State when former Military Head of State, General ... Read More

Just In: Senator Buruji Kashamu Dies Of Corona Virus
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Just In: Senator Buruji Kashamu Dies Of Corona Virus

Dan-Ekeh Nduka- August 8, 2020

The former lawmaker representing Ogun East Senatorial District, Senator Buruji Kashamu is dead. His former colleague, Senator Ben Bruce, confirmed this on Saturday. In a ... Read More

Nigerian police kill eight bandits in Katsina gun battle
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Nigerian police kill eight bandits in Katsina gun battle

Dan-Ekeh Nduka- August 8, 2020

No fewer than eight bandits and two villagers were killed when bandits attacked Zamfarawa village in Batsari Local Government Area of Katsina State. According to ... Read More

Palestine: Gaza children return to school amid COVID-19 fears
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Palestine: Gaza children return to school amid COVID-19 fears

Dan-Ekeh Nduka- August 8, 2020

Hundreds of thousands of children returned to school in Gaza on Saturday after a five-month suspension aimed at reducing the spread of the novel coronavirus ... Read More

COVID-19: 87 stranded Nigerians in Sudan arrive Abuja
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COVID-19: 87 stranded Nigerians in Sudan arrive Abuja

Mariam Ayodeji- August 8, 2020

Eighty-seven, 87, Nigerians stranded in Sudan on Saturday arrived the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja. They made their arrival known on the Nigerians in the ... Read More

Nigerians react as Aisha Buhari is flown abroad for neck pain
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Nigerians react as Aisha Buhari is flown abroad for neck pain

Dan-Ekeh Nduka- August 8, 2020

Some Nigerians have reacted to the report that Aisha, the wife of President Muhammadu Buhari, has been flown to Dubai for medical treatment. Aisha reportedly ... Read More