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Politics: Trump doesn't care if North Korea has nukes, as long as they're not pointed at the US

Trump, Moon, and Kim, have walked down a diplomatic path for months now without any real progress on dismantling nukes, and none of them seem to care. In the meantime, the Korean Peninsula has become a more peaceful place, and the US public no longer worries about nuclear war.
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International Peace Day: 50 Imams, Pastors pray for peace in Nigeria

Buru said in Kaduna on Thursday on preparations made by the foundation to mark the International Peace Day, that some of the clerics were from Benin and Niger Republics.
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BREAKING: Omisore, Adeoti, Akinbade form alliance to stop rigging

Femi Makinde, Osogbo The governorship candidates of the Social Democratic Party, Senator Iyiola Omisore; African Democratic Congress, Alhaji Fatai Akinbade and Action Democratic Party, Alhaji Moshood Adeoti, have signed a protocol on the need to unite to ensure that the Saturday poll is not rigged. Omisore said this at a press conference he addressed in […]
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Wizkid: 7 things you need to know about Shola Ogudu's social media meltdown

Here are seven things to take away from Shola Ogudu's social media meltdown.
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Osinbajo arrives in Asaba, visits flood-ravaged communities

Theophilus Onojeghen, Warri Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has arrived in Asaba, the Delta State capital, to assess the level of damage caused by the flooding in Delta and Anambra States’ communities. Osinbajo, who arrived the Asaba International Airport at 12:18pm was received by Governor Ifeanyi Okowa, his Deputy, Mr Kingsley Otuaro, Speaker of the State […]
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NYSC explores new strategy for credible mobilisation –Official

The Director General of the National Youth Service Corps, Brig.-Gen. Suleiman Kazaure says efforts were on towards evolving strategies to ensure credible mobilisation of corp members. Kazaure said this on Thursday in Enugu during the 2018 Batch ‘C’ Pre-mobilisation Workshop. The director general was represented by the Director of Planning, Research and Statistics, Mrs Victoria […]
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Sports: Michael Phelps is speaking up about mental health issues — here's his advice for anyone who is struggling

Michael Phelps is spending time with his kids and working to promote water conservation and mental health awareness. He says that people struggling with mental health issues should remember to communicate and avoid isolating themselves.
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Lifestyle: How 10 of the world's most famous subway systems compare, from Dubai to New York City

Public transportation systems vary greatly between major world cities. We selected 10 of the most famous metro systems in the world and compared them by size, length, operating hours, and ticket cost.
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Shiites Protest: NSCDC assures FCT residents of safety

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the Shiite protesters, among other demands, have called for the release of their leader, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, who has been in police custody since 2015.
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Finance: Eventbrite prices its IPO at $23 a share (EB)

Ticketing and event management company Eventbrite prices its IPO at $23 a share, raising $230 million.
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BREAKING: Amaju Pinnick wins NFF election

Olaide Oyelude, Katsina Amaju Pinnick was on Thursday afternoon, reelected the Chairman of Nigeria Football Federation. Pinnick polled 34 votes to beat three other contestants to retain his seat. Alhaji Aminu Magari got eight votes; Chief Taiwo Ogunjobi got two votes while Honourable Chinedu Okoye did not have any vote. In all, 44 delegates from […]
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In Borno: Boko Haram insurgents burn 3 villages, loot food stuffs

The News Agency of Nigeria(NAN) gathered that the insurgents attacked and set Wanori, Kaleri and Amarwa villages on fire in a two hour operation that began at about 9:00 p.m.
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Weizdhurm Franklyn Debuts The Campaign for His Stunningly Ethereal Collection ‘The Girl in the Mask’

Womenswear brand Weizdhurm Franklyn debuts the lookbook for his Girl Behind the Mask. The breathtaking collection originally debuted at Arise Fashion Week earlier this year. The talented designer delivers delicate, embellished pieces featuring lightweight corsetry with layers of tulle and organza, and intricate velvet intarsia, mesh and embroidery detail. The collection is grounded with solid coloured ...
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Zainab Ahmed resigns from Budget Ministry, now Minister of Finance

Zainab Ahmed, who was appointed by President Muhammadu Buhari to oversee the ministry of finance after Kemi Adeosun‘s resignation will now be addressed as the minister of finance. This was made know by the ministry of finance on Twitter. The ministry said: Minister Zainab Shamsuna Ahmed @ZShamsuna has relinquished her position as Minister of State […] The post Zainab Ahmed resigns from ...
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BREAKING: Dogara arrives PDP headquarters 

Olusola Fabiyi, Abuja Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara,  has arrived national headquarters of the Peoples Democratic Party to submit his nomination and expression of interest forms. The forms are to enable him contest the 2019 House of Representatives’ election in Bauchi State. Dogara,  who has yet to openly defected from the All […]
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Breaking: Dogara grounds Wadata

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