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Libya 0-1 Faleye's strike hands Eagles victory

Nigeria got their first win of the 2018 African Nations Championship after they defeated Libya 1-0 on Friday evening. After recording a 0-0 draw in their Group C opener against Rwanda ...
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Michael Afenfia: The Gift of a Colony

In the course of the week, I stumbled on an online report quoting the Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, as saying that he was a Patron of Miyetti Allah and that in 2017, 800 herdsmen and their families were murdered in Taraba state, presumably by local militias. He claims to have pictures of the […] The post Michael Afenfia: The Gift of a Colony appeared first on BellaNaija.
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American cities prepare for second anti-Trump women’s march

Giant crowds are expected at rallies around the United States Saturday for a second Women’s March opposing President Donald Trump, and calling for voter mobilization ahead of the 2018 mid-term elections. On January 21, 2017, one day after Trump’s inauguration, more than three million people marched nationwide opposing the president, according to a Washington Post […]
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[VIDEO] Police seize cocaine found hidden in pineapples

Over €400,000 cash also seized Police say they have seized nearly a ton of cocaine hidden inside pineapples. The Police  in Portugal and Spain said they also arrested nine members of a gang that shipped the drugs from South America. The cocaine was wrapped in yellow wax and packed inside pineapple skin, officials say. The […]
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CHAN: Nigeria beat Libya to keep qualification hopes alive

The home-based Super Eagles on Friday defeated their Libyan counterparts 1-0 in the ongoing African Nations Championship, keeping hopes of progressing to the next round alive. The Eagles got the winner in the 79th minute courtesy a Sunday Faleye’s goal. Nigeria temporarily move to the top of Group C with four points from two games, while […]
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You Did Not Plan That Pregnancy, Now What?

“Congratulations, you are expecting a baby.” There is the assumption that the statement is one news every human would be excited to hear. Yes, if you are 36 and have been trying to have a child for, maybe 8 years, it literally is a dream come true. But how do you get excited with the […] The post You Did Not Plan That Pregnancy, Now What? appeared first on BellaNaija.
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What to know about America shutdown if congress doesn’t pass budget by midnight

Hundreds of thousands of US government defense workers, park rangers and business regulators could be temporarily out of work if Congress fails to pass a budget before a midnight Friday deadline. But the looming government shutdown due to lack of funding — which would be the second in five years — does not mean every […]
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Nigeria's Buhari Says Doesn't Know if He Will Seek Re-Election

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari said on Thursday he does not know if he will seek re-election in 2019 and the decision is personal and also for Nigerians. Buhari, 75, was speaking ...
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The Red Dress Saga Continues As Two Lawyers Get Involved!

This is a malicious allegation. Whao, where is the legal property I want to convert. What a statement. I hereby demand a retraction and public apology, The post The Red Dress Saga Continues As Two Lawyers Get Involved! appeared first on Woman.NG.
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Want to be the Next Beauty Queen? Entries are Open for Miss Kanekalon 2018 until April 30th

Kaneka Corporation, the leading manufacturer of Kanekalon; quality hair fibre for classy and glamorous African women has announced that the Miss Kanekalon 2018 grand finale will take place at Victoria Island, Lagos, Nigeria on the 14th of July 2018. The search for the new Miss Kanekalon is set to kick off in a very exciting […] The post Want to be the Next Beauty Queen? Entries are Open for Miss ...
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[Full Speech] Liberia, one of Africa’s enviable democracies – Sirleaf

Liberia’s outgoing President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf, in a touching farewell address to the nation, declared that the country had become one of Africa’s enviable democracies. Johnson-Sirleaf said the country had punctured the expectations of doubting Thomases, who thought way back in 2006 when she took office, that its new found peace and democratic resurgence would not […]
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Kim Kardashian: Reality TV star welcomes third child with Kanye West

Kim announced the arrival of the baby today, January 19, 2018 via her mobile application.
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Strategy: Amazon has a 'budget-friendly' Prime option for low-income customers — but it's actually a trap (AMZN)

Amazon has raised rates for monthly Prime members and low-income customers are likely to be most affected.
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Sports: Aly Raisman delivered a blistering speech about Larry Nassar's abuse and USA Gymnastics at the disgraced doctor's sentencing

Aly Raisman told Larry Nassar he was "nothing" and chastised USA Gymnastics' "empty promises" at Nassar's sentencing.
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Nigeria shares higher at close of trade; NSE 30 up 0.65% By Investing.com

Nigeria shares higher at close of trade; NSE 30 up 0.65%
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Nigeria moves closer to turning long-awaited oil bill into law

LONDON/ABUJA, Jan 18 (Reuters) - Nigeria has moved closer to turning an oil industry bill into law after a 17 year struggle to complete the legislation which aims to increase transparency ...
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Finance: Here’s what could happen to the stock market if the government shuts down

There won't be anyone at work to regulate financial markets — but stocks have fared OK in past shutdowns.
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