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“I disagree with Mrs Ezekwesili” – Finance Minister, Kemi Adeosun

Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, early today responded to claims by previous Education Minister, Oby Ezekwesili, that the Buhari-drove organization was working hazy and antiquated monetary strategies. Ezekwesili had on Saturday April 30th amid her discourse at the Platform Abuja, criticized ...

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Actress Genevieve Nene

Nollywood Actress Genevieve Nene passes on

It was gathered that the on-screen character had not been in great condition for some time however had kept working on film sets till few days back. While details of her consequent kicking the bucket has not been unveiled, sources ...

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Barbaric act: Man sets his partner on fire after she went for a party

A man distinguished as Keji Osunjirin, in Abeokuta, Ogun State, has been captured after he set his significant other ablaze by pouring petrol he brought home in a jerry can on her since she goes to a family party he ...

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Iyabo Anisulowo

Abducted former Minister of State for Education, Iyabo Anisulowo regains freedom

The Lagos state police has safeguarded previous Minister of State for Education, Iyabo Anisulowo, who was captured a week ago Wednesday April 27th alongside her security assistant by some outfitted men on Sawonjo/Imasayi Road, in Yewa North Local Government Area ...

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Woman nabbed with 193 wraps of cocaine at MMIA

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) yesterday May 2nd arrested 24 years of age Rose Uche Igbinoba (pictured), with 193 wraps of cocaine hidden inside packs of sweets at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA) Lagos. Rose who arrived Nigeria ...

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Man in police custody For Killing Brother & Burying him In A Bush In Anambra (Photo)

A man known as Mr. Chukwudi Mmaduakor has been captured by the police for supposedly slaughtering his more youthful sibling. As per a post shared yesterday by Chinedu Akwaeke through Umuchu Alanso Details Facebook Page:

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Man electrocuted

Photos: Man electrocuted on PHCN poll in Kaduna (Pics)

The young man was electrocuted this afternoon in Kaduna state opposite station market. See more photos after the page break…

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Oba Erediauwa

Oba of Benin, Oba Erediauwa passes on at the age of 93

The 38th Oba of Benin, His Royal Majesty Omo n’Oba n’Edo Uku Akpolokpolo Erediauwa I, is has passed on. He passed on Friday evening at the ripe old age of 93. His demise was declared couple of minutes back by ...

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mayday

Federal government declares Monday May 2nd public holiday

The Federal government has declared Monday May second a public holiday to honor workers day festivity which falls on Sunday May first. The Minister of Interior, Abdulrahman Dambazau reported this in an announcement released and signed by the Permanent Secretary, ...

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Buhari condemns recent attacks by suspected Fulani herdsmen

President Buhari has responded to the late assaults carried out by suspected Fulani herders in some parts with the nation. Talking through his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Shehu Garba, Buhari ‎condemned the terror assaults. He is scheduled ...

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