The Fight For Nigerian Independence
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The Fight For Nigerian Independence

Every year, for the past fifty-nine years, the 1st of October has been set aside to celebrate Nigeria’s independence from her colonial masters, the British….

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Wike reacts to Tribunal’s judgment on his reelection as Rivers governor
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Wike reacts to Tribunal’s judgment on his reelection as Rivers governor

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has reacted to the decision of the Governorship Election Tribunal to dismiss the petition filed by African Action Congress (AAC)…

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Man Climbs Mast, Vows Not To Come Down Until Buhari Resigns
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Man Climbs Mast, Vows Not To Come Down Until Buhari Resigns

The viral photo of a middle-aged man who reportedly climbed a mast in Kebbi state and vowed not to climb down until president Muhammadu Buhari…

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Nigerian Airforce neutralises no fewer than 10 bandits near Kaduna
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Nigerian Airforce neutralises no fewer than 10 bandits near Kaduna

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says its Air Component of Operation HADARIN DAJI (OPHD), has neutralized no fewer than 10 bandits at forests near Birnin…

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Gov. Zulum engages 30 clerics to pray for peace in Borno
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Gov. Zulum engages 30 clerics to pray for peace in Borno

Gov. Babagana Zulum of Borno has engaged 30 clerics to pray for peace and over the unending Boko Haram insurgency in his state Zulum’s spokesman,…

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Novak Djokovic takes Japan Open
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Novak Djokovic takes Japan Open

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PDP Elevated Corruption To National Culture — APC
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PDP Elevated Corruption To National Culture — APC

The All Progressives Congress APC has again accused the former President Goodluck Jonathan of presiding over the most corrupt government in Nigeria. The APC said…

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Governor Ganduje Caught Sleeping During Buhari’s Meeting With Nigerians In South Africa
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Governor Ganduje Caught Sleeping During Buhari’s Meeting With Nigerians In South Africa

A new photo of Umar Ganduje, Kano state governor, sleeping and snoring during an official meeting in South Africa has hit the internet. Ganduje had…

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Kogi governor lauds FCT Minister for APC victory in state
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Kogi governor lauds FCT Minister for APC victory in state

Gov. Yahaya Bello of Kogi State has commended the contributions of the FCT Minister of State, Dr. Ramatu Aliyu, to the victory of All Progressives…

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Kogi Guber: PDP campaign council condemns attack on Wada’s convoy

Ask security agents To call opposition party members to order PDP Director of Public Communication, Comrade Austin Usman Okai has raised alarm over deliberate attack…

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See What Happened When Khafi, Gedoni Met Weeks After Unfollowing Each Other (Video)
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See What Happened When Khafi, Gedoni Met Weeks After Unfollowing Each Other (Video)

Big Brother Naija ex-housemates, Khafi and Gedoni got fans talking after they ignored each other when they met up at the last Saturday Night party….

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Adesanya Knocks Out Whittaker To Become Undisputed UFC Middleweight Champion
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Adesanya Knocks Out Whittaker To Become Undisputed UFC Middleweight Champion

Nigeria’s Israel Adesanya has become the undisputed UFC middleweight champion after dethroning Robert Whittaker in the main event of UFC 234 in Melbourne. Adesanya arrived…

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Parents Of UFC Fighter, Israel Adesanya Celebrate Their Son’s Victory (Video)
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Parents Of UFC Fighter, Israel Adesanya Celebrate Their Son’s Victory (Video)

Nigerian born Israel Adesanya knocked out Robert Whittaker in round two to become the undisputed middleweight champion at the Marvel Stadium in Melbourne, Australia. The…

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BBNaija: Disqualified Housemate, Tacha Congratulates Top Five Finalists
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BBNaija: Disqualified Housemate, Tacha Congratulates Top Five Finalists

Tacha, a disqualified housemate of the reality show, Big Brother Naija, has wished the top five finalists success as the winner will be unveiled today….

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FG threatens sanctions over building collapse
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FG threatens sanctions over building collapse

The Federal Government on Thursday read the riot act to stakeholders in the building industry, warning that at least one person would be henceforth held…

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Horror! Nigerian Pastor Arrested In Gombe For Torturing 10-year-old Boy With Electric Iron
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Horror! Nigerian Pastor Arrested In Gombe For Torturing 10-year-old Boy With Electric Iron

According to a report by Sun News, a pastor with the Eagles Prophetic Gospel Centre in Gombe State has been arrested for child cruelty, by…

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Civil Servant in court for beating up landlord
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Civil Servant in court for beating up landlord

The police charged Ejiofor, who resides in Karu, Abuja, with six counts of criminal force to deter public servant from discharge of duty, voluntarily causing hurt…

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Alleged N54.3m fraud: EFCC re-arraigns NEMA director on amended charge
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Alleged N54.3m fraud: EFCC re-arraigns NEMA director on amended charge

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Thursday in an FCT High Court in Maitama, re-arraigned a deputy director with the National Emergency Management…

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BBNaija: Mike’s Wife Arrives Nigeria To Support Her Husband (Video)
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BBNaija: Mike’s Wife Arrives Nigeria To Support Her Husband (Video)

Perri Shakes-Drayton, wife of Big Brother Naija “Pepper Dem” finalist Mike has arrived Nigeria to support her husband in the final week of the show….

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Ngige Stopped Enslavement of Nigerians by the Oil Companies- NUPENG
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Ngige Stopped Enslavement of Nigerians by the Oil Companies- NUPENG

ABUJA- THE Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers, NUPENG, yesterday commended the Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige for taking firm…

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10 facts to know about LAUTECH’S funding
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10 facts to know about LAUTECH’S funding

1. Joint responsibility of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH) is only to the Teaching Hospital in Osogbo and the University in Ogbomoso. 2. It…

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FG To Reintroduce Toll Gates On Federal Roads
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FG To Reintroduce Toll Gates On Federal Roads

The Federal Government on Wednesday said that plans were at the advanced stage to return toll gate on the federal highways. The Minister of Works…

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Super Eagles: Gernor Rohr finally blames one player for Nigeria’s 2-1 loss to Algeria in AFCON semi-final
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Super Eagles: Gernor Rohr finally blames one player for Nigeria’s 2-1 loss to Algeria in AFCON semi-final

Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr, has finally revealed the player to be blamed for the injury-time goal conceded by Nigeria in their 2-1 loss to…

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Nigeria @ 59: Nigeria’s debt portfolio is over $90.bn with nothing to show – Obi
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Nigeria @ 59: Nigeria’s debt portfolio is over $90.bn with nothing to show – Obi

Former Governor and vice presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the last general elections, Peter Obi has lamented that Nigeria has a…

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Flood kills Polytechnic graduate in Delta
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Flood kills Polytechnic graduate in Delta

ASABA- RESIDENTS of Asaba, the Delta State capital, were on Monday evening thrown into pandemonium as the ravaging flood swept away a polytechnic graduate identified…

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Lampard awaits Chelsea reaction in Lille after ‘harsh lesson’ of Valencia
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Lampard awaits Chelsea reaction in Lille after ‘harsh lesson’ of Valencia

Chelsea’s English head coach Frank Lampard attends a training session at Chelsea’s Cobham training facility in Stoke D’Abernon, southwest of London on May October 1,…

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Headies 2019 Nominees List: Davido, Wizkid And Burna Boy Vie For Top Awards

Nigeria’s most prestigious music award show, The Headies has released this year’s nominee’s list. The year in review was announced as January 2018 and June…

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Change Your Lawless Habit So We Can Achieve The Change We Want, Buhari Tells Nigerians
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Change Your Lawless Habit So We Can Achieve The Change We Want, Buhari Tells Nigerians

President Muhammadu Buhari has adviced Nigerians to change from their lawless habit so that the country can experience the much-desired changes his administration promised. Buhari…

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Nigeria should focus on youth development ― Gbagi
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Nigeria should focus on youth development ― Gbagi

ASABA- FORMER Minister of State for Education, Olorogun Kenneth Gbagi, has suggested that Nigeria should reprioritize and focus on development of the youth. Gbagi, in…

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Ordinary people barred from parade for the People’s Republic
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Ordinary people barred from parade for the People’s Republic

Chinese President Xi Jinping (L) waves as he attends a military parade with Premier Li Keqiang (R) in Tiananmen Square in Beijing on October 1,…

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Sowore: OPC blows hot over continued detention, warns Buhari govt
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Sowore: OPC blows hot over continued detention, warns Buhari govt

Oodua Peoples Congress (OPC) has lambasted the Buhari Government over the continued detention of journalist, Omoyele Sowore. Sowore had been arrested by the Department of…

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President Buhari’s Independence Day Address (Full Speech)
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President Buhari’s Independence Day Address (Full Speech)

The President gave the early morning speech on the occasion of Nigeria’s 59th Independence Day anniversary. INDEPENDENCE DAY SPEECH BY HIS EXCELLENCY MUHAMMADU BUHARI PRESIDENT…

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Nigeria @ 59: Full Speech Of President Buhari
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Nigeria @ 59: Full Speech Of President Buhari

As Nigeria marks its 59th Independence day celebration, President Muhammadu Buhari has shared his message with Nigerians on this occasion. He made his address known…

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Fake News: Buratai Never Sought Spiritual Backing To Fight Boko Haram
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Fake News: Buratai Never Sought Spiritual Backing To Fight Boko Haram

A civil rights lawyer, Emmanuel Osuagwu Ugochukwu, has dismissed reports by some section of the media which claimed Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Lt Gen…

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We’ve saved billions of Naira from implementation of IPPIS, other reforms – Buhari
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We’ve saved billions of Naira from implementation of IPPIS, other reforms – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday said the introduction of the Integrated Personnel and Information System (IPPIS) by Federal Government saved Nigeria billions of Naira over…

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How 60-Year-Old Man Died Shortly After Beating His Wife To Death Over Infidelity In Osun
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How 60-Year-Old Man Died Shortly After Beating His Wife To Death Over Infidelity In Osun

According to a Vanguard report, a-60-year-old, Rafiu Irawo, who was alleged of beating his wife to death over allegation of infidelity, died a few minutes…

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How A Police Officer Got Shot On The Head With His Own Gun While Struggling With A Suspect
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How A Police Officer Got Shot On The Head With His Own Gun While Struggling With A Suspect

The New York City Police Department mourned the loss of one of its own after a cop was fatally shot — with his own gun,…

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NARD wants FG to capture residency training funds in 2020 budget

He said that the AGM reaffirmed resident doctors’ commitment to the full implementation of the September 2017 Memorandum of Terms of Settlement (MOTOS), with the Federal Government, and enjoined government to reciprocate NARD’s goodwill to enhance cordiality.

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Liverpool extend lead with hard-fought win at Sheffield United

Liverpool moved eight points clear at the top of the table, but were made to work hard for a 16th straight Premier League win as Georginio Wijnaldum’s fortunate strike handed the visitors a 1-0 victory at Sheffield United on Saturday.

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The Other Side Of Big Brother Naija

New cultures and exciting things are learnt in the show: One major aspect of the Big Brother Naija show is the Thursday night presentation show. Here, Big Brother brings a task for the housemates, asking them to showcase the cultures and lifestyles of various cultures of Nigeria , and other parts of Africa. This is an avenue for viewers to learn one or two things they never knew from other cultures of the world.

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Naira Marley, Nigerians Attack Zlatan Ibile For Making A ‘Tacha Body Odour Song’

Nigerians have reacted following the release of a snippet video by musician, Zlatan Ibile mocking Tacha’s alleged body odour in a yet-to-be released song. Recall…

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Nigerian govt gives update of closure of borders
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Nigerian govt gives update of closure of borders

The closure of Nigeria’s borders by Federal Government was undertaken to strengthen the nation’s security and protect its economic interests, the Comptroller-General of Nigeria Customs…

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Nigeria needs 290, 000 medical doctors to meet WHO standard –CMD
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Nigeria needs 290, 000 medical doctors to meet WHO standard –CMD

A medical expert. Prof. Abdulkadir Tabari has called for concerted efforts of all stakeholders to make Nigeria’s medical residency program relevant and visible in the…

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Season of politics over, hit the ground running, Ugwuanyi tells new appointees
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Season of politics over, hit the ground running, Ugwuanyi tells new appointees

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Beyoncé Says Blue Ivy Is a ‘Cultural Icon’ in Trademark Battle
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Beyoncé Says Blue Ivy Is a ‘Cultural Icon’ in Trademark Battle

The ‘Lion King’ star has been fighting wedding planner Wendy Morales over the trademark for “Blue Ivy.”  In new court documents obtained by The Blast,…

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Iran says accusers should show ‘evidence’ it attacked Saudi oil facility
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Iran says accusers should show ‘evidence’ it attacked Saudi oil facility

Iran President Hassan Rouhani challenged countries who accused Iran of carrying out this month’s attack on a Saudia Arabian oil facility to provide evidence. “Those…

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Zlatan Ibile Signs New Endorsement Deal With Coca Cola
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Zlatan Ibile Signs New Endorsement Deal With Coca Cola

Nigerian rapper Zlatan Ibile is sure having the best of time. The Zanky crooner has just snagged a major endorsement deal with Coca Cola and…

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Jaguar Land Rover to shut UK units for a week after Brexit
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Jaguar Land Rover to shut UK units for a week after Brexit

British carmaker Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) said Thursday it would suspend production for a week after the planned Brexit date of October 31 as a…

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End Of The Road: Notorious Kidnap Kingpin Ali-Jobo Finally Nabbed By NSCDC In Borno
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End Of The Road: Notorious Kidnap Kingpin Ali-Jobo Finally Nabbed By NSCDC In Borno

The Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) Command in Borno, says it has arrested a 45-year-old man, Ibrahim Ali-Jobo, suspected to be a kidnap…

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Taraba killings: How Tiv, Jukun leaders’ meeting ended
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Taraba killings: How Tiv, Jukun leaders’ meeting ended

The leaderships of the Tiv and Junkun warring factions in the Southern part of Taraba State, on Thursday, agreed to a ceasefire to allow the…

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