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Xenophobic attacks: Take South African govt to ICJ, Akinyemi urges FG

Mudiaga Affe A former Minister of Foreign Affairs, Prof Bolaji Akinyemi, has urged the Federal Government to drag its South African counterpart before the International Court of Justice for its failure to cater for Nigerian citizens resident in South Africa. Several Nigerians living in South Africa had come under a series of xenophobic attacks. The
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Tyson Fury survives severe cut to outpoint Sweden’s Wallin

Undefeated British heavyweight Tyson Fury shook off a left hook to the temple that left him bloodied and bruised before battling to a unanimous points win over Sweden’s Otto Wallin Saturday. Fury had to dig deep after the bone-rattling third-round punch from heavy underdog Wallin sliced open a deep gash over his right eye in
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Man City stunned by Norwich as Liverpool stretch Premier League lead

Manchester City succumbed to a first Premier League defeat since January in stunning fashion to newly-promoted Norwich 3-2 on Saturday, as Liverpool opened up a five-point lead at the top of the table by beating Newcastle 3-1. Tottenham and Chelsea bounced back to form with comprehensive wins over Crystal Palace and Wolves respectively, while Manchester
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Police probe complaint of organ weakness after handshake

The Police Command in Enugu State is investigating a complaint of alleged weakness of male genital organ by Mr Sunday Ebubechukwu, after a handshake with a suspect identified as Anayo.
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Lagos Task Force arrests suspects at Alausa, African Shrine

The Lagos State Task Force has arrested 28 miscreants and 15 illegal street traders at various locations around Alausa and the African Shrine vicinity.
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NYSC denies posting to religious centres in Ondo

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in Ondo State has described as fake the news that it posted corps members to religious organisations, especially churches.
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IPOB accuses FG of planning to attack Kanu’s house

IPOB says government has stationed a killer squad in front of its leader's house.
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Man allegedly becomes impotent after handshake

The Police Command in Enugu State is investigating a complaint of alleged weakness of male genital organ by one Mr Sunday, after a handshake with a suspect identified as Anayo. The Command’s Public Relations Officer, SP Ebere Amaraizu, disclosed this in a statement made available to News Agency of Nigeria in Enugu on Sunday. Amaraizu
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Police nab 62 for political violence during LG primaries in Niger

The Niger State Police Command has arrested 62 political thugs during the just concluded APC party primaries for allegedly attacking innocent residents.
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Lagos Task Force arrests alleged miscreants, illegal traders at Alausa, environs

The Lagos State Task Force has arrested 28 miscreants and 15 illegal street traders at various locations around Alausa and the African Shrine vicinity. The Chairman of the Agency, CSP Olayinka Egbeyemi disclosed this in a statement by the agency’s Head of Public Affairs Unit, Mr Adebayo Taofiq on Sunday in Lagos Egbeyemi said that
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We didn’t post corps members to religious centres —Ondo NYSC

The National Youth Service Corps in Ondo State has described as fake the news that it posted corps members to religious organisations, especially churches. Mr Bankole Simeone, the state NYSC Public Relations Officer, made the clarification in a statement on Sunday in Akure. Simeone said the NYSC secretariat in the state decided to respond to
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