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Oslo Conference on IDPs holds February 24

A multilateral conference to draw international attention and response to the plight of survivors of Boko Haram insurgency in Northeast Nigeria will hold in Oslo on February 24, UN aid official, Mr. Toby Lanzer, has said. Lanzer said in New York that the Conference is being organised jointly by Nigeria, Norway and Germany with the support […] The post Oslo Conference on IDPs holds February 24 ...
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What You Need To Know About Cervical Cancer And How To Prevent It

If you are female and are sexually active (even if you have had only one partner), you should consider getting a cervical screening test done... The post What You Need To Know About Cervical Cancer And How To Prevent It appeared first on Woman.NG.
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Rangers FC starts bread, confectioneries production

Rangers International FC, Enugu has revealed that it will start rolling out its branded bread called “Rangers Bread’’ and other flour confectionery products in Enugu metropolis. Rangers’ Marketing Manager, Ignatius Okafor, said that the move was meant to shoring-up the Internally Generated Revenue for the club to prosecute a successful 2016/2017 football season. He noted that […] The post Rangers ...
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Upcoming US actor, Jay Bowdy commits suicide on Facebook Live

On Monday Jan. 23. 2017, actor Jay Bowdy committed suicide while streaming on Facebook Live. It is unclear what prompted the 34 year old up-and-coming actor to take his life, some people claim it could be depression. In a letter, one the Bowdy's friends wrote:  “I feel like I have failed you as a friend and for that I am truly sorry. In the time we spent together, there were some true
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BREAKING: Osinbajo presides over first FEC meeting as acting President 

Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja Acting President Yemi Osinbajo is currently presiding over first meeting of the Federal Executive Council in that capacity.  Osinbajo assumed the position of acting President last Thursday when President Muhammadu Buhari proceeded on a short vacation.  The President who is expected to undergo medical checkups in London, United Kingdom, is expected to […] The post BREAKING ...
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Sheriff demands release of arrested aide

The Sen. Ali Modu Sheriff’s faction of Peoples Democratic Party has demanded immediate release of  his media aide, Mr Inuwa Bwala. Bwala was reportedly arrested with his driver on Jan. 17 at his office in Garki, Abuja. The National Legal Adviser of the PDP faction, Mr Bashir Maidugu, in a statement, condemned the continued detention of […] The post Sheriff demands release of arrested aide appeared ...
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If I spend one day with Security Operatives, Nigerian Embassies in Countries where my Church has Branches “will be in trouble” – Apostle Suleiman | WATCH

Senior Pastor of Omega Fire Ministries (OFM) Worldwide, Apostle Johnson Suleiman, has said that if he spends one day with security operatives, every Nigerian embassy in the 42 countries where the church has branches will be in trouble. Suleiman made this known at the Ekiti State Government House, after Governor Ayo Fayose foiled an attempt […]
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Knights of Malta chief resigns in condoms row with Pope

  The head of the Knights of Malta has resigned on the request of Pope Francis, the ancient Catholic order said Tuesday. The resignation of Grand Master Matthew Festing ends a bitter month-long dispute linked to the use of condoms that had become a test of the reforming pope’s authority over conservatives in the Church. […] The post Knights of Malta chief resigns in condoms row with ...
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Trump poised to build Mexican border wall, visits Homeland Security

Donald Trump will take a first step toward enacting his pledge to “build a wall” on the Mexican border Wednesday by issuing an executive decree. The White House said that Trump will visit the Department of Homeland Security in the afternoon, when he is expected to roll out a series of immigration-related measures. “Big day […] The post Trump poised to build Mexican border wall ...
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Exclusive: Kamal resigned as Davido's manager 4 years after he took over from Asa Asika

By now, the industry is aware of the 'mild drama' happening inside the camp of one of Nigeria's leading pop star, Davido.It all began with a Snapchat message from Davido in the second week of January 2017 that reads, 'I am my own manager 2017!! Don’t put your life for another man hand'.   At first, Industry pundits received the message as one of Davido's many jokes but the signs were clear
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Go Girl! Serena Williams makes 10th straight grand slam semifinal at Australian Open

Tennis star, Serena Williams breezed past Johanna Konta 6-2, 6-3 at Rod Laver Arena on Wednesday to move into a 10th consecutive grand slam semifinal and closer to a record 23rd major. Williams now stands a chance of hitting the number one spot from Angelique Kerber if she wins the tournament but she might need to defeat older sister Venus to do so.
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Australian Open: Konta calls Serena thrashing ‘best experience’

Johanna Konta said playing Serena Williams was a highlight of her life and she learned a lot from being on the other side of the net to the tennis great. The Briton had been on a nine-match win streak and in impeccable form heading into her Australian Open quarter-final with Williams on Wednesday, making her […] The post Australian Open: Konta calls Serena thrashing ‘best experience’ ...
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GE proposes investing in Nigeria's ailing oil refineries

GE proposes investing in Nigeria's ailing oil refineries LAGOS, Jan 25 (Reuters) - General Electric Co has proposed investing in Nigeria's oil refineries, potentially convening a consortium of companies to improve capacity at the run-down facilities.
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Interesting Tweets of the day!

Saw this interesting back-to-back tweets and decided to share...
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