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No Resurgence of Boko Haram Insurgency in North-east, DHQ Insists

Paul Obi in Abuja The Nigerian Defence Headquarters (DHQ) on Friday insisted that there is no resurgence of Boko Haram insurgency and terrorism in the North-east even as the region faces some level of attacks by remnant of the sects. Director of Defence Information, Major General John Enenche, reassured Nigerians that there is no “resurgence […]
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Adogan by Lee lights up Lekki

Added 12 minutes ago from Vanguard News

For the Love of Dance

In commemoration of International Dance Day, Solomon Elusoji visited the National Theatre, Iganmu, and spoke to a lifelong dance enthusiast about his passion  On a recent morning at the Artiste Village inside the National Theatre, Iganmu, Lagos, a group of young men and women sat around plastic tables and chairs under a cool spot, trading conversations. Among […]
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Kaffy Sets to Host Dance Workshop Across Nigeria

Nigeria has gotten to the point where her performing arts industry plays a pivotal role in the socio-cultural and economic life of her citizens. Over the years, the art of dance has gradually evolved from being a hobby to a professional career for a handful of youths spread across the country. Mrs. Kafayat Shafau-Ameh popularly […]
Added 18 minutes ago from This Day News

Repackaged Ruzu Bitters Deepens Market

A2W Limited, sole distributors of Ruzu Herbal Bitters, has repackaged the premium herbal product in a way that is more appealing and with the ultimate target of affirming its grip of the market. The new brand looks beautiful, premium and catchy. The rebranding process moved the product from its former 350ml size to 500ml and […]
Added 21 minutes ago from This Day News

Robbers kill fruit vendor in Edo

Alexander Okere, Benin Suspected robbers have shot dead a middle-aged man on Egbede Street New Lagos Road, in Egor Local Government Area of Edo State. The incident was said to have occurred at the residence ‎of the victim, identified simply as Gideon, at about 10pm on Thursday. It was ‎learnt that the assailants had lurked […]
Added 24 minutes ago from The Punch News

Ooni disowns statement credited to the Palace, restates respect for Oba of Lagos

Read the statement below... Ooni of Ife, His Imperial Majesty, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi (Ojaja 11) on Friday disowned a remark credited to one Tunde Awoyemi who claimed to be the palace Director of tourism that the palace of Ooni would invoke the wrath of ancestors on Oba of Lagos, Oba Rilwan Akiolu if he fails to tender apology for snubbing Arole of Oduduwa at a public function
Added 29 minutes ago from Linda Ikeji Blog

JAMB mock exam: FG urges free movement in states

The Federal Government has urged all State Governments to allow free movement of people on Saturday, to enable students to participate in JAMB’s Voluntary Mock Examination nationwide. In a statement issued in Lagos on Friday, the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed said the mock examination was being conducted ahead of the 2017 […]
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Anti-abortion advocate calls for Serena Williams to be stripped of grand slam title, claiming her pregnancy meant two people were playing, not one

An Australian politician is calling for Serena Williams to be stripped of the grand slam title she recently won while pregnant because, according to him, the fetus is a person and as such counts as a double partner. Claiming "foetal personhood", Rev. Fred Nile MP, said Serena playing tennis with another living being in her body meant she was unfairly advantaged.    "She was playing
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Photos: Nnamdi Kanu released

Added 40 minutes ago from Vanguard News

That time Mercy Aigbe denied that her husband beat her...even though you can see that her eye was slightly swollen (video)

Back in April 2013, Mercy Aigbe's husband Lanre Gentry was accused of dragging her out of a hotel room into his car after battering her at an event (You can read that here). The two later did a video denying that the incident took place. (watch the video above). Guess Mercy is tired of hiding!
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