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“My plan was to make the boys fall in love with me” – Former #BBNaija Housemate Gifty talks her Strategy in the House, Plans after Big Brother Naija & More

Former Big Brother Naija housemate Gifty has started her press rounds following her exit from the #BBNaija house and her first stops were Beat FM and Pulse TV. During the interview she talked about her stay at the house, her strategy while she was in the house, her plans now that she is out of […]
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Europa League: 10-Man United Advance, Emenike Dropped As Fenerbahce Crash 

  By James Agberebi: Manchester United have qualified for the round of 16 of the Europa League after defeating Saint-Etienne 1-0 in the second leg of their round of 32 tie in France on
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Benue Gov’s Wife Eunice Ortom wants Tiv Monarch to Reduce Bride-price so Young Men can Marry “when due”

Wife of the Benue Governor, Eunice Ortom, has appealed to Tor Tiv-elect, Prof. James Ayatse, to review bride-prices in Tiv land, to enable young men get married “when due”. Ortom made the appeal on Tuesday, when she paid a courtesy visit to the Tor Tiv-elect in Makurdi. She decried the high demands made on young […]
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Nick Cannon welcomes a baby boy with ex-girlfriend, Brittany Bell (photo)

Baby No 3! Nick Cannon and his ex girlfriend, Brittany Bell have welcomed their child, a healthy baby boy named 'Golden Sagon'. Cannon just announced this via his Instagram page, saying: "Weeping may endure for a night, but Joy cometh in the morning! No matter how hard the world may hit you, God always reminds us of our purpose! #TrueHappiness. Welcome to Earth Son! Golden "Sagon" Cannon
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#BBNaija: Housemates show massive love for Mr. Ibu

#BBNaija Housemates were all thrilled on Wednesday when Biggie surprised them with popular Nollywood comedian, Mr. Ibu as guest. The reception by the housemates shows it all. They screamed like children and rushed to hug the actor who has hundreds of appearances in Nollywood movies. Bassey led the charge at the comedian as others followed […] The post #BBNaija: Housemates show massive love for ...
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Rangers put life back into title defence

Nigerian champions Enugu Rangers left it very late on Wednesday to see off Lobi Stars 2-1 in a rearranged NPFL fixture at the Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium in Enugu.
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BREAKING: I’m feeling better, Buhari tells Ganduje

Ted Odogwu, Kano   President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday evening extended his appreciation to Nigerians for their goodwill and prayers, saying his condition has improved.   Buhari, who spoke for about three minutes in vernacular, on phone, with Governor Ganduje, while a prayer session was in progress at Africa House, Government House, Kano, said he […] The post BREAKING: I’m feeling better ...
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PHOTOS: Tatafo dazzles in new movie premiere

Mobola Sadiq Actress and stand- up comedian Helen Paul known as Tatafo was all smiles at her new movie premiere. Her husband Femi Bamisile and friends came out to support her. Tatafo and Uti Nwachukwu are also the host of the popular Jara TV show. She shared these photos of the movie premiere on IG. The post PHOTOS: Tatafo dazzles in new movie premiere appeared first on Punch Newspapers.
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NNPC says no more product import by 2019

NNPC says no more product import by 2019 The Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) on Wednesday said it planned to rehabilitate, revamp and upgrade all the refineries so that there would be no more product import by 2019.
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This Interesting New French Drama Series called “Boutique Hotel” is a Must Watch! Get the Scoop & Watch Episode 1 on BN TV

BN TV loves exploring news shows and series to share with our BellaNaijarians and we are excited to share the scoop about a hilarious adventure series called “Boutique Hotel”, brought to you via RedTV. The show is an exciting French Drama series that tells the story of an interesting Hotel like no other. In “Boutique […]
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Nigeria seeks new $500 mln Eurobond sale

Nigeria seeks new $500 mln Eurobond sale ABUJA, Feb 22 (Reuters) - Nigeria's vice president and current acting president has written to parliament seeking approval for a new $500 million Eurobond sale, a statement said on Wednesday, after the country sold $1 billion worth of 15-year bonds earlier this month.
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2018 Census will not Be manipulated, Says Population Commission

By Christopher Isiguzo in Enugu The National Population Commission (NPC) on Wednesday in Enugu said it has devised strategies that will help in eliminating all forms of manipulations in the 2018 census, even as it appealed to the federal government to ensure that all the necessary funds meant for the exercise are released in good […]
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Terrorism: US Military to Improve Intelligence Sharing, Hardware, Capacity Building with Nigeria

Paul Obi in Abuja As acts of terrorism and insecurity take hold of the Gulf of Guinea and Lake Chad Basin, the United States military on Wednesday said efforts are on to improve intelligence sharing, hardware and capacity building with the Nigerian military to curtail terrorism in the region. This came as President Donald Trump […]
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NPFL: Rangers Edge 10-Man Lobi, Pillars Hold Rivers United, Wikki Pip 3SC

By Adeboye Amosu:   Photo courtesy LMC (Rivers United vs Kano Pillars):   Nigeria Professional Football League champions Enugu Rangers recorded their second win of the campaign following a
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PDP Crisis: I’ll Quit Office After Convention, Says Sheriff

Onyebuchi Ezigbo in Abuja The reinstated National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, has urged all those itching to get rid of him to wait for the national convention to vote for a new leader of the party. Sheriff said that prior to the declaration of the Appeal Court, both […]
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Buhari's health sparks fresh debate on leadership in Nigeria

Lagos (AFP) - The protracted absence on medical grounds of Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari has stoked fears of a full-blown political crisis at the heart of Africa's most populous ...
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Sensing danger, cow escapes from abattoir

A cow that escaped from an abattoir put police through hours of chase before it was eventually caught. The Inside Edition reports that the animal escaped from a slaughterhouse on Jamaica Avenue earlier in the morning. The police were called, and they had followed the black bull as he ran through residential and busy streets in […] The post Sensing danger, cow escapes from abattoir appeared first ...
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Teenager found not guilty of murdering 16-year-old Nigerian rapper, Leoandro Osemeke in London

A 15-year-old boy has been cleared of murdering a Nigerian rapper who was stabbed to death at a teenage party. The defendant, who cannot be named for legal reasons, was yesterday, found not guilty of killing 16-year-old Showkey, real name Leoandro Osemeke, on August 5, 2016. The pair were among some 200 youngsters who descended on the home of a 16-year-old girl in Peckham, south
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