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My dad discouraged me from acting –Kunle Afolayan

Award-winning actor and filmmaker, Kunle Afolayan, speaks with TOFARATI IGE about his career, late father and other issues What drives you as an actor and filmmaker? If you are a true artiste , you would constantly have a disturbed mind because you would want to surpass what you have done in the past. This means
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CBN’s Bold Move to Stimulate Local Milk Production

Following the recent move by the Central Bank of Nigeria to end milk importation in the country, Adedayo Adejobi writes on the likely benefits of the policy on the forex reserves as well as the dairy market Milk is a dairy product rich with protein, iodine, calcium, and several vitamins, and loved by many Nigerians. The post CBN’s Bold Move to Stimulate Local Milk Production appeared first on THISDAYLIVE ...
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Is Nigeria Ready for 5G Technology?

Business/TELECOMS PAGE Emma Okonji writes that Nigeria, which still is struggling to launch 4G network, has a long way to go in 5G deployment, as developed countries of the world are already gearing up to launch the wireless technology The global mobile industry is fast moving forward to 5G wireless technology deployment. In early April, The post Is Nigeria Ready for 5G Technology? appeared first on ...
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Tekno risks 2 years imprisonment for publicly dancing with strippers

The act is said to be in contravention of Section 136 of the Criminal Law of Lagos State, 2015
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Court rules on El-Zakzaky’s medical trip Monday

Ade Adesomoju The Kaduna State High Court in Kaduna will on Monday (tomorrow) rule on the application by the leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, also known as Shi’ites, Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky, and his wife, Zeenat, seeking permission to travel to India for medical treatment. The couple, in their application, specifically sought the court’s
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Secret burials: Army debunks claims with video evidence

Olaleye Aluko The Nigerian Army on Saturday released a video compiling some of the burials it had conducted between 2018 and 2019, noting that burials are conducted only in “broad daylight” and in the presence of commanders, officers and family members. The army’s two-minute video was released by the Department of Army Public Relations and
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Five die in Anambra cults’ clash

Tony Okafor No fewer than five persons have reportedly been killed in a clash between rival cult groups in Anambra State. It was gathered that the incident occurred at the Idemili-North and Oyi areas of the state on Friday. The reason for the rival cults’ clashes could not be ascertained as of press time. A
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Police launch manhunt as lecturer abducted in Kaduna

Godwin Isenyo  The police in Kaduna  State  on Saturday confirmed the abduction of a university lecturer by unknown persons  in Barnawa, Kaduna South Local Government Area of the state. Abubakar Idris, a lecturer at the Federal  University, Dutsin-Ma,  Katsina State,  was reportedly kidnapped in his Kaduna residence by the hoodlums. The spokesman for the police
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Police arrest suspected killers of Enugu Catholic priest

John Ameh and Raphael Ede Some suspected killers of Enugu State Catholic priest, Rev Fr Paul Offu, were reportedly arrested by the police on Saturday. However, the number of the  suspects arrested could not be ascertained as of  the time of filing the report. The  state Commissioner of Police, Sulieman Balarabe, who confirmed that  they
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Tekno risks jail for publicly dancing with van strippers

Eniola Akinkuotu Popular musician, Augustine Kelechi, otherwise known as Tekno, as well as four others risk being jailed for two years for publicly shooting a music video depicting semi-nude women dancing seductively in a display truck in traffic around the Lekki-Ikoyi link bridge in Lagos. Tekno was seen dancing with the semi-clad women on Friday
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#RevolutionNow: Activists vow to hold protest despite Sowore’s arrest

The activists say the mass protest will go on as planned on Monday, August 5, 2019, to demand revolution in Nigeria.
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Chimamanda comes to Mandela Garden

Chimamanda comes to Mandela Garden The doyenne of world literature Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie made an august appearance at the Chief Newton Jibunoh-sponsored Mandela Garden of Trees in Asaba...
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