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'Fat' traces confirm weird fossils were earliest animals

'Fat' traces confirm weird fossils were earliest animals A strange fossil that looks a bit like a giant leaf, or a fingerprint the size of a coffee table, has intrigued scientists for decades. Thousands of the fossils have been found over the past seven decades, revealing that it lived at the bottom of the ocean, without a mouth, intestines or anus, half a…
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OUR GOLDEN GENERATION ALMOST HERE FOLKS

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Forbes Top 20 Highest Paid Hip-Hop Acts For 2018

Sunday Ehigiator Forbes has released the 2018 latest top 20 highest paid Hip-Hop artists in the world, with Jay-Z topping the list with his networth 76.5 million dollars. According to Forbes, the methodology for the list include , “our list tracks pretax annual income from touring, record sales, streaming, publishing, merchandise sales, endorsements and other […] The post Forbes Top 20 Highest ...
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One killed as police, cult members clash in Lagos

   Deji Lambo One person has been killed after operatives of the Lagos State Police Command clashed with some suspected cult members in the Owode area of Lagos State on Wednesday. The operatives had reportedly received a report that the hoodlums allegedly stabbed a rival cult member, Sylvester Chikwendu, to death in the Alapera area […]
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Show Promoter Leaves Tiwa Savage Stranded with Unpaid Bills

Sunday Ehigiator Nigerian musical icon Tiwa Savage was on Monday morning reportedly ‘stranded’ in her hotel apartment in Nairobi, Kenya, over unpaid bills, after the show promoter became incommunicado. The singer was in Nairobi to perform at the launch of Redsan’s album ‘Baddest’ last Saturday at the Carnivore grounds, and on Monday morning had attempted […] The post Show Promoter Leaves Tiwa ...
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Sports TV: Time to grow local competitions

Sports TV: Time to grow local competitions Since the end of the FIFA World Cup in July, the competition in the African sports television market has continued to grow. While all the three major players in the English-speaking market – SuperSport, StarTimes and Kwese TV – shared the rights to the biggest football showpiece of the summer, they have each made different…
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Death of students, others not cult-related, says AAU

Alexander Okere,  Benin The management of Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Edo State, has denied reports that the killing of two of its undergraduates and three former students was cult-related. The Public Relations Officer of the university, Mr Edward Aihevba, said this while reacting to the incident on Thursday. No fewer than five persons were shot […]
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Obasanjo Farms’ closure not political– Oyo

Olufemi Atoyebi, Ibadan The Oyo State government on Thursday said the closure of Obasanjo Farms in the Oluyole Estate area of Ibadan was not political. It said more than 400 other businesses were also sealed for their failure to pay the state’s Environmental Development Levy after several notices were served on them. During a sensitisation […]
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Time to Halt the Distressing Scholarship

By Lekan Fatodu Some Nigerian students on scholarship to Egypt and Sudan recently forwarded protest letters to Governor Umar Ganduje of Kano, their state of origin, over their predicament in the foreign lands where they are studying. Before this latest episode hit the news, we have heard about street protests organised by Nigerian students, on […] The post Time to Halt the Distressing Scholarship ...
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NAS Media Award Holds October 23

Mary Nnah This year’s Nigerian Academy of Science (NAS) award will hold at a Science Award Dinner on Tuesday, October 23, 2018 in Lagos by 6pm. A keynote address titled “The Nexus between Science and Media: Gaps and Opportunities” will be delivered by Mrs. Eugenia Abu, Creative Director, Essential Communications & Managing partner, The Eugenia […] The post NAS Media Award Holds ...
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Police Arrest 238 Armed Robbers, Recover 28 Vehicles in Lagos

Rebecca Ejifoma A total of 238 armed robbers were arrested, 12 others died, 78 armed robbery attempts foiled and 28 vehicles recovered in the state from January to August this year by the Lagos State Police Command. The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Imohimi Edgal, made this disclosure at the investiture ceremony of the Rotarian […] The post Police Arrest 238 Armed Robbers, Recover 28 Vehicles ...
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Adamawa SDP faction defects

Hindi Livinus, Yola A faction of the Social Democratic party in Adamawa, led by its former chairperson, Ibrahim Bebeto, and other aggrieved members that included a governorship candidate under the party’s platform, Abel Behora, have dumped the SDP for the Alliance for a New Nigeria. Their decision to dump the party was taken against their […]
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GreenHouse Launches First Harvest in Benin

Adibe Emenyonu in Benin City Wells Hosa GreenHouse Farm Limited has launched its first harvest in Benin City, amidst pomp and fanfare for a bountiful harvest. At the event, Chairman, Wells Hosa GreenHouse Farm, Captain Idahosa Wells Okunbo, stressed the need for Nigeria to adopt new technologies that would allow it to increase food productivity, […] The post GreenHouse Launches First Harvest ...
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NGO faults FG on poor teachers’ welfare

Peter Dada, Akure A Non-Governmental Organisation, the Teachers Without Blemish Foundation, has said that failure on the part of the Federal Government to improve the welfare of teachers and expose them to periodic training poses a major challenge to the education sector. The organisation warned that unless the goverment addressed the problem, all attempts geared […]
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Chevron planning to sack contract workers, unions claim

’Femi Asu The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers and the Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Association on Thursday accused Chevron Nigeria Limited of planning to circumvent labour contract guidelines and sack some contract workers. In a joint statement, the unions expressed worry over “the way and manner the Chevron management is executing […]
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Septugenarian defiles 2 teenagers in Ogun

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Flooding: Community leader appeals to govt, NPDC

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NBS begins survey to measure poverty rate

Ifeanyi Onuba, Abuja The National Bureau of Statistics will from next Thursday commence the National Living Standard Survey, which among other indices, will show the level of poverty among Nigerians. The Statistician-General of the Federation, Dr Yemi Kale, said this on Thursday at a one-day stakeholders’ sensitisation workshop in Keffi, Nasarawa State. The last time […]
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