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PMB’s health: Gloating is of no value

Femi Adesina I learnt an enduring lesson on the day General Sani Abacha died. It was June 8, 1998, and death had laid its icy hands on the maximum ruler, and the sceptre had fallen from the grip of the king. I was deputy editor of National Concord, the newspaper owned by Basorun M.K. O […]
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When President’s men show loyalty in dress style

Olalekan Adetayo Politics is about loyalty. Public office holders must see those around them as being loyal to them and their cause. It seems aides and other appointees of such office holders will stop at nothing to prove their loyalty in order to remain in the good books of their bosses. From local government to […]
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Photos: Another 159 stranded Nigerians repatriated from Libya

Libyan authorities on Thursday flew a total of 159 Nigerian migrants stranded in Libya, in the second voluntary repatriation operation. This comes after 162 stranded Nigerians whose bid were to travel to Europe from Libya were all flown back to Nigeria last month. The Nigerians, pictured in tracksuits and sneakers, were driven to the airport near the Libyan capital in two buses. 'I wish I
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Beware of acts that can ‘break’ your penis

The words, ‘breaking the penis’ or ‘penile fracture’ could presuppose that the human penis contains some bones that sustain erection when it is turgid. But that is not true. According to scientists and medical experts, the human penis is the only one that does not have bones, unlike other mammals that have bones (known as […]
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Senate queries Dambazau, Malami, others over alleged abuse of IGR

Senate queries Dambazau, Malami, others over alleged abuse of IGR Interior Minister, AbdulRahaman Dambazau, Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami have been invited by the Senate to explain their alleged roles in the alleged misuse of revenues generated from E-Passport production and other immigration related activities.
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W. Africa Crude-More programmes emerge, Cabinda sold out By Reuters

More May loading programmes emerged for Nigeria and Gabon while lingering April Nigeria's Qua Iboe proved slow to sell and roughly 15 cargoes of April loading west African crude ...
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Akon announces Nigerian Cinematographer Patrick Elis as the Official Video Director for Konvict Music Africa

Photo Credit: Instagram – @akon/@patrickelis Legendary America singer and boss of Konvict Music Worldwide, Akon in a new video on Instagram announced Nigerian cinematographer, Patrick Elis as the Official Video Director the entire African branch of Konvict Music worldwide. The award winning cinematographer who studied Cinematography in the United States has worked with many top […]
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Jesus tomb in Jerusalem reopens after $4m restoration (Photos)

A team of scientists and restorers have completed the restoration of Jesus tomb in the Church of the Holy Sepulcher in Jerusalem, at a cost of $4million. The restoration work, held up for more than 200 years, took only nine months to be completed. The tomb site is a cave where Roman Catholics and Orthodox Catholics believe Jesus was entombed and then was resurrected. It lies beneath a shrine
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Osinbajo: FG to Build Modular Refineries in Oil Producing Areas

By Emmanuel  Ugwu,  in   Umuahia The federal government yesterday assured that the proposed modular refineries would be sited only in oil producing areas as part of measures to address the developmental challenges arising from years of neglect.  Vice-president, Professor Yemi Osinbajo gave the assurance while responding to cries of marginalisation by oil producing areas […]
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Agric: Oyo Youths to Earn N10,000 Monthly Stipend

Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State, has unveiled a new agriculture scheme under which participants, mostly youths, will earn N10,000 monthly as a major employment drive.  Tagged the Oyo State Agricultural Revolution Programme, the governor said that the programme would commence by next month with training for the beneficiaries in Awe Farm Settlement. The governor […]
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Check out wedding banner of man set to marry two brides on same day

A wedding banner has gone viral and it's not because of how cute the couple look, but because It involves a man getting married to two women at once. In fact, these ones can't be called couple again because they are more than two. One bride looks excited, the other doesn't look happy at all. Their wedding is in two days time and it will take place in Isoko south, Delta state.
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Falana Urges Buhari to Stop Police Invasion of Amnesty Office

By Bennett  Oghifo A human rights lawyer, Femi Falana, SAN, has urged President Muhammed Buhari to compel the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Kpotun Idris to end the invasion of Amnesty International Office in Abuja, and the harassment of the organisation’s staff. Falana stated this in an open letter, dated March 22, to President Buhari, […]
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Kardashians planning an animated tv series featuring the whole family

The Kardashian family are planning to expand their wealth with an animated TV series which will feature the whole family except Caitlyn Jenner. According to TMZ, Kim had a meeting with Harvey Weinstein's company in Los Angeles to pitch the idea. Read TMZ report below: "Kris Jenner is pitching a animated television series featuring cartoonie Kim, Khloe, Kylie and the rest of the fam. We've
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UN Recognises Ejiogu at World Autism Campaign

The United Nations has invited Dr. Julia Ejiogu as a lead speaker and participant at the World Autism Day holding at the Economic and Social Council Chamber of the UN Headquarters in New York, Ejiogu , who is the founder of Autism Care and Support Initiative will join others to discuss the main topic of […]
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Dana Air Bags 2016 Leadership Brand Award

One of Nigerian carriers, Dana Air has bagged the Leadership Brand of the year 2016 award, held recently at the International Conference Centre in Abuja. Speaking at the conference themed: THE RICE ECONOMY, the Chairman of Leadership Group Mr. Sam Nda – Isaiah said, ‘ Leadership Conference and Awards  is a yearly event organised to […]
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