Tag: Nigeria

Nigerian artiste, Falz says he’s ready to die for a better Nigeria
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Nigerian artiste, Falz says he’s ready to die for a better Nigeria

Mariam Ayodeji- October 23, 2020

Rapper and social crusader, Folarin Falan popularly known as Falz, has revealed that he is ready to die for a better Nigeria. Falz disclosed this ... Read More

Commonwealth Secretariat statement on Nigeria
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Commonwealth Secretariat statement on Nigeria

Mariam Ayodeji- October 21, 2020

The Commonwealth Secretary-General is in close communication with the Nigerian Government and is following with deep concern the alarming reports of attacks on demonstrators in ... Read More

Two players test positive for COVID-19 ahead of Nigeria and Tunisia friendly
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Two players test positive for COVID-19 ahead of Nigeria and Tunisia friendly

Paul Fakayejo- October 12, 2020

Two Tunisian players, Ferjani Sassi and Seifeddine Khaoui, have tested positive for COVID-19 ahead of tomorrow’s international friendly against Nigeria in Austria. The tests were ... Read More

Nigeria vs Algeria: Super Eagles lose friendly match in Austria
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Nigeria vs Algeria: Super Eagles lose friendly match in Austria

Paul Fakayejo- October 10, 2020

Nigeria lost 1-0 to Algeria in an international friendly played on Friday in Austria. It was the first game the Super Eagles were playing this ... Read More

Algerian Defender Chetti set to miss Super Eagles Friendly after testing positive for Coronavirus
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Algerian Defender Chetti set to miss Super Eagles Friendly after testing positive for Coronavirus

Paul Fakayejo- October 3, 2020

Ilyes Chetti will miss Algeria’s friendlies against Nigeria and Mexico after testing positive for coronavirus. The Esperance defender will self-isolate for 10-days which makes him ... Read More

#Nigeria: First international flight in five months lands in Lagos airport
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#Nigeria: First international flight in five months lands in Lagos airport

Super Wotzup- September 5, 2020

The first international flight in five months, landed at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos on Saturday, NAN reports. Nigeria’s airspace was closed down ... Read More

Man narrates his experience as gunmen kidnap travellers along Abuja-Kaduna Expressway
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Man narrates his experience as gunmen kidnap travellers along Abuja-Kaduna Expressway

Super Wotzup- September 5, 2020

Some travellers were allegedly abducted and others shot by gunmen suspected to be kidnappers along the Abuja-Kaduna Expressway on Friday, September 4. It was gathered ... Read More

Serial rapist pardoned by state governor, arrested for raping a 4-year-old girl inside mosque in Bauchi
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Serial rapist pardoned by state governor, arrested for raping a 4-year-old girl inside mosque in Bauchi

Super Wotzup- September 4, 2020

The Bauchi State Police Command has arrested a man for allegedly raping a 4-year-old girl. The 50-year-old man, Yusuf Bako of Yakubu Wanka Street Bauchi ... Read More

Petrol price hike: “God told me Nigeria will break up” – Primate Ayodele
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Petrol price hike: “God told me Nigeria will break up” – Primate Ayodele

Super Wotzup- September 4, 2020

The leader of the INRI Evangelical spiritual church, Primate Elijah Ayodele has reacted to the recent increment in electricity tariffs and fuel price in Nigeria ... Read More

Kidnapped Ondo General Hospital CMD, two other victims freed after N4.5million ransom
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Kidnapped Ondo General Hospital CMD, two other victims freed after N4.5million ransom

Super Wotzup- September 4, 2020

After spending four days in kidnappers’ den, the Chief Medical Director of General Hospital, Idoani, Ondo State, Dr. Olufemi Adeogun, and two other victims on ... Read More

Nigeria: Federal Government receives samples of Russia’s COVID-19 vaccine
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Nigeria: Federal Government receives samples of Russia’s COVID-19 vaccine

Super Wotzup- September 4, 2020

The Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire, has received samples of Russia’s COVID-19 vaccine from Russia’s Ambassador to Nigeria, Alexey Shebarshin. A statement released by the Ministry ... Read More

Emir Sanusi breaks silence on rumours of running for political office
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Emir Sanusi breaks silence on rumours of running for political office

Super Wotzup- September 4, 2020

Former Emir of Kano, Muhammed Sanusi, has insisted he has no plans to run for any political office in the country. Ahead of the 2023 ... Read More

Federal Government bars Air France, Lufthansa, Etihad, KLM, others from flying to Nigeria
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Federal Government bars Air France, Lufthansa, Etihad, KLM, others from flying to Nigeria

Super Wotzup- September 3, 2020

As Nigeria plans for the resumption of international flights on Saturday, September 5,  the Federal Government has barred some airlines from operating in Nigeria. Speaking ... Read More

Nigerian police arrest 41-year-old man for attempting to kill woman for ‘ritual purpose’ in Anambra (photo)
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Nigerian police arrest 41-year-old man for attempting to kill woman for ‘ritual purpose’ in Anambra (photo)

Super Wotzup- September 3, 2020

41-year-old Ogbonna Nwankwo pictured above has been arrested by men of the Anambra State police command for attempting to kill a woman, Bella Joseph, and ... Read More

“Increase in pump price of fuel wicked, insensitive” – Dino Melaye condemns Buhari’s government
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“Increase in pump price of fuel wicked, insensitive” – Dino Melaye condemns Buhari’s government

Super Wotzup- September 3, 2020

Former Kogi State lawmaker, Dino Melaye, has condemned President Muhammadu Buhari’s government over the increment in the pump price of petrol. The increment was approved ... Read More

Bauchi Assembly declares murdered lawmaker’s seat vacant
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Bauchi Assembly declares murdered lawmaker’s seat vacant

Super Wotzup- September 2, 2020

The Bauchi state assembly has declared Musa Mante's seat vacant after he was murdered by unknown gunmen at his residence on August 13. Speaker of the House, ... Read More

#Update: “We were tortured” – MKO Abiola’s family narrate their suffering in armed robbery attack
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#Update: “We were tortured” – MKO Abiola’s family narrate their suffering in armed robbery attack

Super Wotzup- September 2, 2020

The family of late Moshood Abiola has narrated their encounter with robbers who stormed their Ikeja residence on Wednesday. In a statement on behalf of the family, ... Read More

Two Men Arrested In Jigawa State Over Alleged Homosexual Act
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Two Men Arrested In Jigawa State Over Alleged Homosexual Act

Super Wotzup- September 2, 2020

Two male suspects have been arrested by the Hisbah command in Jigawa State over an alleged homosexual act in Dutse Local Government Area (LGA) of ... Read More

#Horrific: Husband bites off his wife’s ear in Niger State (photos)
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#Horrific: Husband bites off his wife’s ear in Niger State (photos)

Super Wotzup- September 2, 2020

A married woman in Niger State, Dorcas Uange, has lost her right ear after her husband of 17 years, Aduku Sunny White, allegedly bit it ... Read More

President Buhari government increases petrol price to N151.56 per litre
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President Buhari government increases petrol price to N151.56 per litre

Super Wotzup- September 2, 2020

The Pipelines and Product Marketing Company (PPMC), has announced an increment in the pump price of petrol. PPMC, a subsidiary of the Nigerian National Petroleum ... Read More