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Just Watched Orji for 15-18minutes against Milan

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HE DON HANG AGAIN!

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Qatar signs $8bn deal to buy 24 Typhoon fighters from UK

Qatar signed a multi-billion-dollar deal Sunday to buy 24 Typhoon fighters from Britain, its second major defence agreement this week, which comes during the worst political crisis in the region for years. The $8-billion (6.8-billion-euro) deal was signed in Doha by Qatar’s Defence Minister Khalid bin Mohammed al-Attiyah and his British counterpart, Gavin Williamson. Williamson […]
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BN Confession Box: I Found Love in the Most Unexpected Place

Hi guys, BN Confession Boxis a feature on BellaNaija – curated by Nkem Ndem. The Confession Box is our virtual confessor’s box where BellaNaijarians can let loose and say their deepest and rawest fears. These letters are from you, and we’ll ensure that your identity is protected. Everybody needs some form of outlet or the other.  *** Some things […] The post BN Confession Box: I Found Love in ...
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Apps to make your phone the best personal assistant

A smartphone or tablet loaded with the right apps can help a person get more done, stay healthy, relax and save money. Here’s a fresh list of apps more than a dozen high achievers are using every day as highlighted by www.inc.com. Bill.com (free for iOS and Android) “We’re obsessed with automation at Haven and […]
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[BREAKING] Buhari hosts northern senators in Daura

Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday evening hosted some northern senators in his hometown, Daura, Katsina State. The state governor, Bello Masari, led the senators to the meeting which was held behind closed doors. The senators were said to be in the state for a retreat scheduled to hold on Tuesday and decided […]
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Amara Kanu campaigns against Slavery in Libya

Amara Kanu has consistently been campaigning against the kidnapping and slavery of immigrants in Libya. Amara Kanu, on her Instagram, shared a link to petition that has since gathered over 37,000 signatures, videos of talk-shows she has guested on to raise awareness for the issue, and photos from a protest doing the same. Asking that […] The post Amara Kanu campaigns against Slavery in Libya ...
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Buhari travels to Paris for One Planet Summit

Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari will on Monday depart Nigeria for Paris, France to join over 50 world leaders for the One Planet Summit.  The summit will hold on Tuesday.  According to a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, the President will be accompanied by the governors of […]
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Woman allegedly killed by banker husband buried

Samson Folarin Tears flowed on Saturday on Alhaji Ganiu Street, Bako Estate, in the Ketu area of Lagos State, as 28-year-old Maureen Adejo, who was allegedly beaten to death by her husband, Olaoluwa Adejo, was buried. Present at the burial were friends and family members of the deceased. PUNCH Metro had reported that 32-year-old Olaoluwa […]
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Police rescue three stolen babies, arrest six suspects

Chidiebube Okeoma, Owerri The Imo State Police Command has arrested a six-woman-child-trafficking syndicate, which allegedly specialised in stealing children from churches and selling them to buyers. Parading the suspects on Sunday, the Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Andrew Enwerem, a Superintendent of Police, said the prime suspect, Nnenna Njoku (32), allegedly used her […]
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Ban energy drinks from schools, teachers’ union pleads

Energy drinks should be banned from schools because they are “readily available legal highs,” according to a teaching union. The National Association of Schoolmasters Union of Women Teachers says the stimulants in the drinks contribute to ‘poor behaviour.’ A single 500ml can can be cheaper than a bottle of water and contains 160mg of caffeine, […]
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BREAKING: Ex-Sports Minister, Damishi Sango, others regain freedom

Friday Olokor, Jos A former Minister of Sports and Plateau State chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Damishi Sango and others kidnapped with him regained their freedom on Sunday. An elder statesman and one of the PDP elders in Plateau State, Chief Emmanuel Mangni, was also abducted with the former minister. The kidnappers had demanded […]
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577 firms bid for NNPC insurance renewal contract

Okechukwu Nnodim, Abuja The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation on Sunday said it had opened 577 bids submitted by firms seeking to secure the insurance renewal contract for the corporation’s oil and non-oil assets. According to the NNPC’s Group General Manager, Risk Management and Insurance, Mr. Modupe Bameke, the public opening of bids is a requirement […]
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CBN revamps N500b Export Stimulation Fund

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Foreigners taking over Nigerian insurance industry

Foreign acquisition of Nigerian insurance firms has been increasing in the last decade, NIKE POPOOLA writes Post recapitalisation Foreign investors have been beaming their searchlights on the juicy firms in the Nigerian insurance industry and substantially taking over ownership of many of them in recent years. This development, which is due to myriads of reasons, […]
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Youths shut Agip’s oil wells over alleged neglect

Simon Utebor, Yenagoa AGGRIEVED youths of Ikebiri community in the Southern Ijaw Local Government Area of Bayelsa State have shut down three oil wells belonging to the Nigerian Agip Oil Company. Scores of youths reportedly shut down oil well heads 9, 11 and 14 in the community last Friday. The protesting youths claimed that they […]
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FG reviewing non-performing privatised firms’ operations — BPE

The Bureau of Public Enterprises says it has started reviewing privatised public enterprises that have failed to live up to expectation. The Director-General of the BPE, Mr. Alex Okoh, said this when members of the Senate Committee on Privatisation and Commercialisation visited the bureau, according to a statement made available to our correspondent in Abuja […]
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Weather: Flights may suffer cancellation, delay in coming days

Maureen Ihua-Maduenyi The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority has called on all air passengers to exercise restraint during adverse weather, which may hamper their travel plans in the coming days and months. In a statement signed by its General Manager, Public Relations, Mr. Sam Adurogboye, on Sunday, the regulatory agency said the advice was important due […]
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Akinwumi is new Odu’a chairman

Olufemi Atoyebi, Ibadan Odu’a Investment Company Limited has announced Olusola Akinwumi, who is representing Osun State on the board of the company, as its new chairman. A statement signed by the company’s Public Relations Officer, Victor Ayetoro, said the new chairman took over from Segun Ojo, whose tenure expired recently. The statement said, “Akinwumi took […]
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Army has suffered tragic human loss to B’Haram – Buratai

Olaleye Aluko, Abuja The Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, has lamented the huge socio-economic cost of Boko Haram terrorism on Nigeria, saying the army has also suffered “tragic human loss.” Buratai said this on Sunday in his remarks to mark the International Human Rights Day, noting that the insurgency jeopardised the peace […]
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