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Obasanjo Goes into Nollywood, Performs Comedy


Nigeria’s former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo just made his acting debut in a new episode of comedy skit “Dele Issues” alongside Nollywood actor Samuel Ajibola. The skit which features Ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo, is set for release on 14th October, 2017. Samuel Ajibola, more popular by his stage name ‘Spiff’, a character he plays in the popular TV comedy series ‘The johnsons’ Shared ...

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Army to Organise Medical Outreach in Calabar

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The 13 Brigade of the Nigerian Army, Calabar, will organise free medical outreach for residents of Ogurude in Obubra Local Government Area of Cross River on Oct. 4. A statement signed by Capt. Kayode Owolabi, the Brigade’s Public Relations Officer, said the outreach is in support of the ongoing exercise ‘Phyton Dance 2’ Egwu Eke 2. The statement was made ...

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Armed Robbers Killed Sun Newspaper Circulation Man

General view of The Sun Newspaper who are planning on posting free promotional copies of the paper. The paper have however agreed not to post copies of it in Liverpool after postal staff refused to deliver the paper because of the continued ager at the way the paper reported the 1989 Hillsborough stadium tragedy.

Armed robbers operating on a motorcycle Monday shot and killed a circulation representative of the Sun Newspapers, Fabian Obi, in his office in Onitsha, Anambra State at about 10.25 am. It was gathered that the robbers may have acted on an information as the circulation staff was just making preparation to move monies realised from the sales of the previous ...

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Group Warns Fayose against Attacking Falana


Human rights lawyer and National Coordinator of Ekiti Redemption Group (ERG), Mr. Morakinyo Ogele, has warned Ekiti State Governor Ayo Fayose, against attacking the personality of Lagos lawyer, Femi Falana (SAN). Ogele speaking with the Our correspondent on Monday described Falana as “aneminent son of Ekiti who should not be pilloried by the governor of his home state but should ...

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Government Assures Nigerians Price of Rice will Soon Crash


Nigerian government has assured Nigerians that the price of rice would soon crash in the market. Currently, a 50kg of rice costs between N17,000 and N18,000. But Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Audu Ogbeh, is optimistic that the price will sell for N13,000 in the next few months. Ogbeh told newsmen in Abuja that efforts were on to see ...

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NJC Set Up 15 Panels to Probe Chief Justices


The National Judicial Council, under the chairmanship of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen, has set up 15 panels to probe two state chief justices and 13 other judges accused of misconduct, the council announced in a statement Monday. The decision was taken at the 83rd meeting of the NJC. The panels will investigate various allegations in the petitions ...

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Senate working on legislation to attract investment — Yusuf


Vice-Chairman Senate Committee on Science and Technology, Sen Yusuf Yusuf, has said that the Senate was working on legislation aimed at attracting more foreign investors to Nigeria. Yusuf said this when he addressed journalists in Abuja on Sunday, shortly after the Slovak’s 24th National Day celebration. He said the Senate was also working on laws to ensure ease of doing ...

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Nigeria will Not Break – Oyedepo


Latest news update as Dr. David Oyedepo, the Presiding Bishop of the Living Faith Church Worldwide, says Nigeria will not breakup in spite of its present challenges. He said this in a satellite telecast of the church’s prayer session monitored by the News Agency of Nigeria in Jos on Monday. Current the Bishop had led the church in a 30-minute ...

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Former Kaduna State Governor, Mouktar Muhammed, Dies


Fresh news update reaching our newsroom as A retired senior military officer and one time governor of Kaduna State, Mouktar Muhammed, is dead. Mr. Muhammed, a retired air vice marshal, died Sunday evening, according to a Facebook announcement by his younger brother, Faruk Dalhatu. Meanwhile it was gathered that Mr. Muhammed died in a London hospital Mr. Dalhatu, who described ...

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