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Supreme Court verdict: Kenya tightens security

Police sealed off roads near Kenya’s Supreme Court on Wednesday as judges prepared to deliver a detailed ruling laying out their reasons for annulling  August presidential election. Report says voters are anxious to find out whether the vote was voided on procedural grounds, the court has already said in its brief Sept. 1 ruling that […]
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Toshiba to sell chip unit to Bain Capital for $18bn

Toshiba said Wednesday it would sell its memory chip business to a group led by US investor Bain Capital, in a deal worth around $18 billion and seen as crucial to keeping the Japanese conglomerate afloat. The sale to the consortium — which includes US tech giants Apple and Dell as well as South Korean […]
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Britain to double aid spending to fight modern slavery worldwide

Britain to double aid spending to fight modern slavery worldwide LONDON, Sept 20 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Anti-slavery activists on Wednesday welcomed Britain's pledge to double its aid spending on global projects tackling the crime to 150 million pounds ($203 million), and boost training for police and prosecutors, yet called for greater support for victims.
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VIDEOS: Woman caught on CCTV stealing handbag at RCCG

A video of a woman caught stealing a bag at one of the branches of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, is trending on the Internet. The suspect under the guise of being a member of the church entered the premises and stole the bag after the service. Unfortunately, she was caught on CCTV. During […]
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Sexual dysfunction in male, female very high in Nigeria –Don

Professor of Biochemistry, Musa Yakubu, on Wednesday said that about 97 per cent of marital issues in Nigeria were as a result of sexual dysfunction or bedroom inadequacies in men and women. Yakubu said this in his paper at a seminar on reproductive inadequacies organised by the Department of Biochemistry, University of Ilorin. He said […]
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Woman in Kevin Hart Video recruits Blac Chyna’s Lawyer

The woman at the center of the Kevin Hart adultery scandal has identified herself as Montia Sabbag, and has recruited Blac Chyna‘s lawyer to represent her. Lisa Bloom, the lawyer, shared a press release on Twitter, announcing that she will set the record straight in a press conference on Wednesday. In the release, Bloom identifies Sabbag by […] The post Woman in Kevin Hart Video recruits ...
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We Had Fun at D’Artiste by Dodos’ Hands-on Makeup Master-Class! Here’s What Went Down

On Sunday the 17th, WorkStation Victoria Island, Lagos, was filled with eager to learn makeup artists and beauty enthusiasts for The Hands-on Makeup Master-Class Vol. 3, a brainchild of makeup artist D’Artiste by Dodos. Since the inception of this highly interactive makeup workshop in 2015, Dodos has expertly hosted people interested in a hands-on personalized training […] The post We Had Fun ...
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Female ex-convict jailed for stealing N14,500 phone 

Femi Makinde, Osogbo  An Osogbo Chief Magistrates’ Court presided over by Mrs. Adenike Olowolagba on Wednesday sentenced a female ex-convict, Nofisat Raji, to six months imprisonment for stealing a Techno mobile phone and a laptop computer. Raji, who is 35 years old was arraigned by the police on four counts including stealing.  The prosecutor, Joshua […]
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A Marriage of Tech & Affordable Fashion! Sophia Ike-Onu of The 5k Shop is our #BellaNaijaWCW this Week

As the Nigerian fashion industry gained prominence and the Buy Nigerian campaign became more popular, what increased with it is the price of outfits, such that it became difficult for the average person to purchase them. The narrative has been quality products are expensive, and rightly so. Most affordable (read cheap) products have less quality, […] The post A Marriage of Tech & Affordable ...
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Iranian translator mocked for not echoing Trump’s verbal war against his country

An Iranian television translator defended himself Wednesday after being widely criticised for soft-balling US President Donald Trump’s attacks on Iran in his maiden speech to the UN General Assembly. A translator for state broadcaster IRIB, Nima Chitsaz, said he had decided in the heat of the moment to spare his Persian-speaking viewers from the verbal […]
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51 countries to sign UN treaty outlawing nuclear weapons

With the North Korean nuclear crisis looming large, 51 countries on Wednesday were to sign a new treaty outlawing nuclear weapons that has been fiercely opposed by the United States and other nuclear powers. The treaty on the prohibition of nuclear weapons was adopted by 122 countries at the United Nations in July following negotiations […]
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