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  1. Shocking Story of How This Beautiful Lady Died after Marrying a Rich GuyRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | Ghanamma.com

    Ladies, I will use this to remind you all of what I have been sayinga NEVER date or marry a man for the cash he has and the comfort you believe you would enjoy by getting married to him. Wait, there is nothing wrong in marrying a rich guy but what we will tell you for free is, you will get yourself into a mess if that is your focus because the crazy quest for a rich man will blind you to what truly matters in marital life.

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  2. That Ofoje's soccer camp in usaRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | Vanguard

    IT was a good feeling when Ikechukwu Ofoje introduced me as a guy he played with in Nigeria and ovation followed. But it felt better to see for myself the progress this wonderful Nigerian is making in the United States of America.

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  3. Behold the Ooni of IfeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | GhanaWeb

    ... to do so having ascended the throne last year upon the death of the previous Oba or King. As a first class king in Nigeria being in the category of the Emir of Kano, Sultan of Sokoto, Shehu of Borno and Emir of Zazzau, his trip was expectedly given ...

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  4. Nigeria: Police Take Over Cancer Patient's Fundraising CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | AllAfrica.com

    Despite the police announcing it had commenced investigations into the #SaveMayowa fundraising campaign, controversy has continued to trail the initiative which was aimed at raising overseas medical fees for Mayowa Ahmed, a cancer patient receiving treatment at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital. On Thursday, police officers broke up a heated exchange outside the hospital between the patient's relatives and some social media campaigners who helped raise funds running into millions of naira for Ms.

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  5. Nigeria: Afro Model Awards Take Nigerian Models, Makeup Artists to the UKRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    ... this has inspired alot of Afro-Caribbean and non Afro-Caribbean in the United Kingdom in the past five years. I'm in Nigeria because this is my homeland and having done such much in the UK with Afro Model Awards, I think bring Nigerians into the ...

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  6. Nigeria: Turkish Colleges Respond to Turkey's Request to Close 17 SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    The Nigerian Turkish International Colleges have described the call by the Turkish Ambassador to Nigeria, Hakan Cakil, for the closure of 17 'Turkish' schools in Nigeria as "a spurious request." In a statement issued on the school's website Friday, the institution called on the public to ignore Mr. Cakil.

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  7. Boko Haram: UN not serious to provide relief support for IDPs- Northern clericsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Vanguard

    ... now. "It took the horror pictures that emerged from the Internally Displaced Person's (IDPs) camps in North Eastern Nigeria to provoke the intervention for which the convoy came under attack. Interestingly, it took just that one attack for the UN to ...

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  8. Nigeria: 4 Matches to Watch - Enyimba Host Rampant RangersRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    Enyimba players are said to be owed months of salaries, a situation that has adversely affected the morale of the players and fortunes of the team. Enugu Rangers are, conversely, buoyed to win a first league title in over 30 years.

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  9. Nigeria: Budget Padding, Highly Embarrassing to APC - ChieftainRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    Consequent upon the on going alleged budget padding crisis currently rocking the House of Representatives, the Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress , Comrade Timi Frank has described it as "highly embarrassing" to both the party and the federal government. The party chieftain who also called on the NWC to resign their position if they can no longer steer the ship of the party added that the inability of the National Working Committee of the party to stave off the wave of crisis afflicting the party has become worrisome.

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  10. Nigeria: PDP Crisis Instigated By External Forces - BotRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    Meanwhile, chairman of the PDP Board of Trustees , Senator Walid Jibrin yesterday declared that the crisis rocking the party was being instigated by both internal and external forces. He however expressed optimism that inspite of the challenges, the party is taking necessary steps to resolve the crisis, restore its lost glory through a genuine reconciliation and mediation that will make the party come out stronger to win all elections and take over power in 2019.

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  11. Nigeria: New University for Bayelsa ApprovedRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    The National Universities Commission , has approved the establishment of the University of Africa for Bayelsa, the 43rd state university in the country. This is contained in a statement issued by Mr Daniel Iworiso-Markson, Chief Press Secretary to the Bayelsa Governor, Seriake Dickson in Yenagoa on Saturday.

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  12. Nigeria: Health Body Declares Member Missing in KwaraRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    Dr Victor Iroha, the Secretary of NMA in the state, announced this in a statement given to the News Agency of Nigeria , in Ilorin on Saturday. "Abdulraheem drove out of his residence opposite Federal Road Safety Commission Office, GRA in his Navy blue Toyota Corolla car with registration number BWR 532 RP and had not been seen since then.

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  13. NMA declares member missing in KwaraRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Vanguard

    Dr Victor Iroha, the Secretary of NMA in the state, announced this in a statement given to the News Agency of Nigeria , in Ilorin on Saturday. "Abdulraheem drove out of his residence opposite Federal Road Safety Commission Office, GRA in his Navy blue Toyota Corolla car with registration number BWR 532 RP and had not been seen since then.

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  14. Nigeria: Troops Ambush Boko Harm TerroritsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    ... growing status. On the course 24 graduation, Ebong said 130 participants comprising officers from the Armed Forces, Nigeria Police, Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps and the Department of State Service participated in the course. According to ...

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  15. Nigeria: No Time to Waste, We Want Full Restoration of Peace, Says BurataiRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has assured that the military will restore full peace to the North East in line with the desire of President Muhammadu Buhari.

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  16. No time to waste, we want full restoration of peace, says BurataiRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Vanguard

    The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has assured that the military will restore full peace to the North East in line with the desire of President Muhammadu Buhari.

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  17. Buhari approves governing council, board for Ogoniland cleanupRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Vanguard

    President Muhammadu Buhari has approved a 13-member Governing Council and 10-member Board of Trustees , for the cleanup of Ogoniland in Rivers. The Minister of Environment, Mrs Amina Mohammed, announced this in statement, by Permanent Secretary of the ministry, Dr Bukar Hassan, in Abuja on Saturday.

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  18. NUC approves new varsity for BayelsaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Vanguard

    The National Universities Commission , has approved the establishment of the University of Africa for Bayelsa, the 43rd state university in the country. This is contained in a statement issued by Mr Daniel Iworiso-Markson, Chief Press Secretary to the Bayelsa Governor, Seriake Dickson in Yenagoa on Saturday.

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  19. Nigeria: Airlift of Pilgrims BeginsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    ... preparing for this exercise, there is need to look at several critical areas especially in terms of movement from Nigeria to Saudi Arabia and other local runnings in the holy land. "I advise all intending pilgrims to adhere to the regulations. Do ...

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  20. PHOTOS of Former Nigeria Coach Stephen Keshi Being Laid to RestRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    The mortal remains of former coach of the Super green Eagles of Nigeria Stephen Keshi has been interred at his home town of Illah in Delta State. Stephen Keshi popularly known as 'big boss' die suddenly of a heart related issue last month in Benin State at the age of 54. A requiem mass was held for the departed coach at the St Paul's Catholic Church in Benin City in Southern Nigeria on Thursday.

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