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“Recession May Be Longer”- Kemi Adeosun

The minister of finance, Kemi Adeosun, has said that recession might take longer time than the government will like. Speaking to Newsmen in Abuja, the Minister revealed that though she cannot predict when the country…

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“Players To Blame For Loss”-David Moyes

Sunderland manager David Moyes blamed his players for failing to hold on to a 2-0 lead in Saturday’s 3-2 home defeat by Crystal Palace. The Black Cats led through Jermain Defoe’s double before Palace hit…

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Antonio Conte Questions Chelsea Attitude

Chelsea’s attitude was not good enough in their 3-0 defeat by Arsenal, according to manager Antonio Conte. Alexis Sanchez, Theo Walcott and Mesut Ozil scored as the Blues suffered their first league loss against their…

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“Rooney Is My Boy, I Trust Him”-Mourinho

Jose Mourinho says he “trusts Wayne Rooney completely” and believes the Manchester United captain remains an important player despite dropping him for the 4-1 win over Leicester. It was the first time Mourinho had dropped…

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NDLEA Nabs Cocaine Suspect With Drug In Collar

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency discovered wraps of narcotics in the collar of a passengers’ jacket at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos. The discovery was made shortly after the suspect, Agwu Samuel, disembarked…

Olu Of Warri’s Nephew Shot Dead In US

Olu Of Warri’s Nephew Shot Dead In US

The nephew to the Olu of Warri, Prince Tajirin Emiko, has been shot dead by unknown gunmen in Houston, Texas, United States. Tajirin, 23, was found in his car last Monday by detectives from the…

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Gabon Election: Court Upholds Bongo’s Win

The constitutional court in Gabon has upheld President Ali Bongo‘s win and return to power, rejecting an appeal by rival Jean Ping who had called for the recount due to several allegations. The decision raised…

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Bomb Hoax At University Of Ibadan

There was a bomb hoax at the University of Ibadan on Friday as an unknown Islamic group, al-wilayat al-Islamiyya Gharb Afriqiyyah, sent a bomb threat text message to some staff of the institution. Security at…

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EFCC Arrests Two Internet Fraudsters

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has arrested the duo of Egbedayo Semilore and Elijah Jeremiah aka (jerry), a self styled fashion Director of Datsol Industries Limited for alleged Internet fraud. While Semilore, 26, engages…

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NLC Warns Buhari Not To Sell National Assets

The Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, has vowed to resist the plans by the Federal government put on sale the nation’s shareholdings in the Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas, NLNG, and other national assets. President of the…

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EFCC Freezes Patience Jonathan’s Personal $5m Account

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has frozen Patience Jonathan’s personal account, titled ‘Patience Ibifaka Jonathan’, which is domiciled in Skye Bank Plc. According to Punch, sources within the agency said the move had become…

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Buhari Invites UN Mediation For Chibok Schoolgirls

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that Nigeria will welcome intermediaries from the United Nations (UN) on the proposed swapping of the abducted Chibok schoolgirls with Boko Haram fighters held in custody. He stated this during a…