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We’ll Start Arresting Any Boy Holding iPhone 11 – Ghanaian Police

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This is unconnected with the incessant cyber crime perpetuated by fraudsters popularly known as yahoo boys.

The iPhone 11, 11 pro Max which was released on 20th September is approximately estimated to cost a whopping $800 to $1,100.

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Great Nigeria! Uzoma Asagwara, Becomes the First Black Person Elected in Canadian Parliament

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Asagwara election was a historical mark in the country as she was the first black person to be elected in Manitoba.

Recently, Zulfat Suara, a Nigerian-American, emerged as the first Muslim lawmaker in Tennessee in the United States, after making it into the runoff of a Nashville council at-large election. Her victory at the poll was not only a win for the Nashville community, but also for Nigeria where she lived until 1993 when her husband won the Vanderbilt fellowship.

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I Have Never Been So Honoured In My Life – Allen Onyema of Air Peace…

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“You have brought tears to my eyes again. I have never been so honoured in my life.

“That singular act (evacuation of Nigerians from South Africa) has brought so much respect for Nigeria worldwide. It wouldn’t have happened if the evacuation hadn’t take place.

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16 Coaches from Nigeria, Kenya, Ghana, Uganda and Zimbabwe Shortlisted as ‘Future Stars’

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Sixteen coaches from Nigeria, Kenya, Ghana, Uganda and Zimbabwe have been shortlisted for Future Stars programme being organised by WorldRemit and Arsenal. Of these 16 coaches, eight are women.

WorldRemit and Arsenal launched the second edition of the Future Stars programme in August to recognise the valuable contributions that grassroots youth football coaches make to their communities by teaching the children they train life skills on and off the pitch.

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Nigerians Reacts As Over 500 Youths Stage Protest Against Bobrisky

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Nigerians reacts after over 500 youths hits the street of Abuja on Wednesday to protest against self acclaimed cross dresser Idris Okunneye A.K.A Bobrisky over what they termed as moral decadence.

According to online reports and a video circulating social media, the youths under the umbrella of “National Youths Council of Nigeria”, have joined National Centre for Arts and Culture, National Council of Women Society, Christian Association of Nigeria and other organizations to disown and disassociate themselves from Bobrisky labeling all his activities as “ungodly, unhealthy and disgusting.

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Sadly – Pastor Dies of Malnutrition While Observing 30 days Fasting

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On a sad note, a 37 year old Zambian Pastor has been confirmed dead while observing 30 days fasting and prayer session.

The deceased Pastor, Brighton Samajomba of ” Heaven is my Home” ministry in Kazomba, Solwezi was reportedly found dead by his wife. According to reports, late Brighton allegedly led a lifestyle of taking on many days of prayer and fasting.

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University student Hospitalize after 41-days fasting

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An Ebonyi State University (EBSU) student identified as Ikechukwu Oke, has been hospitalized after allegedly engaging in fasting and praying for 41 days.

The hospitalized student’s schoolmate said he engaged in the 41-day fast because of the challenges his family has been facing lately.

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Buhari’s Government Proposes 7.2% VAT Increment

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The President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government has proposed an increase of the Valued Added Tax (VAT) from five per cent to seven point two per cent.

The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs. Zainab Ahmed, disclosed this Wednesday while briefing State House Correspondents after the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting presided over by Buhari at the Council Chamber, Presidential Villa in Abuja.

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Why We Rejected Buhari’s Decision to Increase VAT, By PDP

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Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Thursday condemned and totally rejected the decision by the President Muhammadu Buhari aadministration to increase the Value Added Tax (VAT) from 5 per cent to excruciating 7.2 per cent, saying Nigerians cannot bear such burden under the prevailing agonising economic situation.

The opposition party said “the decision is anti-people, suppressive and further confirmed the Buhari Presidency as extremely exploitative, inconsiderate and absolutely insensitive to the sufferings which it has plunged Nigerians into in the last four years.”

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Why I Choose to Congratulate Buhari Openly – Wike

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Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has revealed that some Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governors usually visit President Muhammadu Buhari at night, but he chose to act openly and not secretly.

The governor added that he congratulated Buhari after the Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal confirmed his election, because “it is better to offer public congratulations than visit the President at night.”

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Why I Handed over the Treasury to Women – Buhari

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President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday in Abuja said placing women in strategic positions of his government, like the financial sector, is to ensure effective management of limited resources available, and promote a stronger sense of inclusiveness.

“I am happy that I can defend myself very effectively on this issue. The APC party leader is my witness. Since the coming into power of this administration I have handed over the treasury to women.

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NPA2019: Organizers Set to Wow Awardees, Promise An Evening of Glitz and Glamor

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As it turns exactly 48hrs to the Nigeria Philanthropy Awards, 2019, the organizer says every modality is put in place to wow the awardees and spectators as a successful outing is assured.

The Project Director, Emma Bricks Oko who gave the assurance in a statement released this morning on the official IG handle of the organization (@npawards) said in the history of awards in Abuja, only Nigeria Philanthropy Awards is kicking on a more appreciative manner and striving to make a difference by not doing the regular that’s synonymous with the industry.

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Security Alert! Impending Clash Between NPF and Islamic Movement in Nigeria

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An unconfirmed report making rounds on social media speculates that Nigeria Police Force (NPF) and members of Islamic Movement in Nigeria also known as Shi’ites may likely clash on Tuesday. The anticipated clash is premise on the group’s upcoming Ashura procession across 19 Northern States of Nigeria .

Here is a copy of the security alert circulating social media:

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What El-Rufai Said about Tribunal Verdict on His Election

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Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, has welcome the affirmation of his re-election by a Governorship Election Petitions Tribuna sitting in Kaduna.

Reacting to the tribuna verdict, the governor reiterated his call for all residents of the state to join hands in progressive endeavours for peace and development.

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Why Tribunal Nullified Orji Kalu’s Election as Abia North Senator

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A National and State Assembly Election Petitions Tribunal sitting in Abia State Monday nullified the election of Orji Uzor Kalu as the Senator representing Abia North.

The tribunal also ordered for a rerun election for the Abia North Senatorial District.

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Inflated Contracts: Fashola Counters BPP’s Statement, Challenges Bureau to Publish Its Rates

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Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Raji Fashola, Monday said there was no inflated contract in the ministry, contrary to the claim by the Bureau of Public Procurement (BPP).

BPP has recently claimed that it “…saved over N26 billion…” for the Federal Government in the year 2018 by revising down “inflated” contract sums by government contractors some of which emanated from the erstwhile Ministry of Power, Works and Housing.

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We’ll Pull Out All our Investments – Trump Threatens South Africa

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The President of the United States of America, Donald Trump has reacted to the South African Xenophobic attacks on Nigerians and other foreigners, many have been killed, many businesses vandalized.

Mr President wrote this on his Twitter Handle @realDonalTrump.

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Sniper: UNN student attempts suicide, rescued

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The Enugu State Police Command says a student of the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, on Saturday drank a substance believed to be ‘Sniper’ insecticide  in a  bid to take her life.

The command’s Public Relations Officer, SP Ebere Amaraizu, disclosed in a statement made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Enugu on Sunday that the student was, however, responding to treatment.

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adieu… Legendary Robert Mugabe Passes on at 95

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Zimbabwe’s first post-independent leader, Robert Mugabe, has died at the age of 95 in Singapore where he was seeking treatment.

Announcing the death of Mugabe on Friday, Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa said: “It is with the utmost sadness that I announce the passing on of Zimbabwe’s founding father and former President, Comrade Robert Mugabe.

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Xenophobic Attack – Youths Take over East Park Mall in Zambia

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The ongoing xenophobic attacks in South Africa has sprang series of reprisal attacks from angry youths in some African Countries.

According to reports, Zambian youths have taken over East Park Mall, an establishment owned by South Africa Government.

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