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[PHOTOS] Senator Ali Wakili buried in Gudu cemetery, Abuja

The remains of senator representing Bauchi South Senatorial District, Ali Wakili, during prayer and final burial at Gudu cemetery in Abuja… on Saturday. Photos: Olatunji Obasa. SEE ALSO: Senator Ali Wakili is dead
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Kebbi Govt marries off 100 widows, divorcees in mass wedding

The Kebbi Government on Saturday married off 100 widows and divorcees in a mass wedding held in the palace of Emir of Argungu, Samila Mera. The marriages were arranged by the state and Argungu Local Government to reduce the number of women, widowed or divorced, left to fend for themselves and their children. The News […]
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NMA introduces doctors’ stamp to check quackery

The Nigerian Medical Association says doctors will commence full use of doctors’ stamp with effect from April 1 to curb quackery in the medical profession. The president of the association, Prof. Mike Ogirima, disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Saturday in Abuja. Ogirima frowned at the rate of quackery in […]
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Big Bro Duties! Kiss Daniel buys brother a Chervolet Camaro on Birthday

Just a few days after acquiring his second home, singer, Kiss Daniel has gifted his younger brother Anidugbe Uthman a new car, a Chervolet Camaro to celebrate his birthday today. The birthday boy, Uthman took to Instagram to excitedly share a photo of his new ride, which he captioned: Thanks bro! @iamkissdaniel for the perfect bday […] The post Big Bro Duties! Kiss Daniel buys brother a Chervolet ...
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Zimbabwe’s first ever Miss Albino gets $85 as prize payout

Zimbabwe has crowned its first-ever “Miss Albino’’ in a beauty pageant that aims to tackle the stigma faced by people with the congenital disorder. The winner received $85 as her prize payout. Undaunted, competition winner, Sthembiso Mutukura, said, “I want to fight for the rights of children with albinism.” The 22-year-old social work student receives […]
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Ali Wakili: Bauchi govt, Saraki, Dogara mourn late senator (PHOTOS)

The Senate President, Bukola Saraki and the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, have also visited Wakili's family.
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Xi Jinping: Buhari congratulates China’s President on re-election

Mr Femi Adesina, the President’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, said this in a statement on Saturday in Abuja.
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“I don’t think you need to boost your creativity with drugs” – Masterkraft

In a recent interview with Punch Newpaper‘s Saturday Beats, Nigerian music producer Masterkraft advises young artists to abstain from using drugs and alcohol to boost their creativity. Speaking in the interview, he said: I don’t think you need to enhance or boost your creativity with drugs. I believe that creativity is God-given. If you can harness […] The post “I don’t think you ...
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Stolen Baby Jesus statue returned to church after nearly 90 years

A suspicious package that ended up on the doorstep of a New Jersey church this week turned out to be an unexpected blessing, just in time for Easter. And when police arrived to ensure everyone at Our Lady of Grace in Hoboken was safe, they discovered it was a special gift nearly 90 years in […]
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Arik Air: Airline operates PH flight from MMA2, ending 10-year dispute

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that MMA2 terminal is operated by Bi-Courtney Aviation Services Limited (BASL).
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Childless woman takes to begging to fund fertility treatment

A childless woman has taken to standing at busy intersections with a placard, “Need Help For In Vitro.” Jessica Gale, a resident of Utah town of Springville, USA, feels not a bit of shame as she begs for money to realise her dream of becoming a mother. In two weeks, she has made about $400, though […]
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In Nasarawa state: CAN donates relief materials to IDPs

Joseph Masin, State’s Chairman of CAN, made the donation of the relief materials to the IDPs in Obi Local Government Area (LGA).
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Politics: 'A political assassination': Former officials come out swinging in defense of Andrew McCabe after his firing

One current FBI official said they were "shocked" and didn't know how to process the firing of FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe.
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Bukola Saraki: Senate President, Ekweremadu mourn Sen. Wakili

One of his aides, Malam Lalaye Suleiman, had said that the late lawmaker died after a brief and would be buried in Abuja on Saturday.
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