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Oct 14, 2020

Truck crushes three in Ekiti

One person was killed on Tuesday when a tipper truck rammed into a Toyota car in front of the Ekiti State Government College, Ado-Ekiti, Ekiti State capital....

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Oct 14, 2020

Buhari, governors lead tributes as JP Clark dies at 86

President Muhammadu Buhari, governors and other eminent Nigerians have paid tributes to literary icon, Emeritus Prof. John Pepper Clark-Bekederemo, who died in...

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Oct 14, 2020

Sanwo-Olu, Uzodimma, Wike, Makinde identify with EndSARS protest • Governors for talks Wednesday

More governors on Tuesday gave their backing to the #EndSARS protests, saying it is the youths’ right to demand an end to police brutality. Governors Babajid...

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Oct 14, 2020

BREAKING: Nigeria records 225 new COVID-19 cases, total now 60,655

Nigeria’s confirmed cases of coronavirus reached 60,655 on Tuesday night following 225 fresh infections, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) said in a...

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Oct 14, 2020

Fed Govt gives relief materials to 4,597 rainstorm victims

The Federal Government on Tuesday began the distribution of relief materials to 4,597 victims of the recent rainstorm in Kwara State. The storm affected abou...

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Oct 14, 2020

IG summons SARS operatives to Abuja

Personnel of the defunct SARS have been ordered to report at the Force Headquarters, Abuja for debriefing, psychological and medical examination. Police spok...

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Oct 13, 2020

BREAKING: Ronaldo tests positive for coronavirus

Football superstar Cristiano Ronaldo has tested positive for coronavirus. He will miss Portugal’s Nations League game against Sweden on Wednesday. The Juv...

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Oct 13, 2020

BREAKING: Ronaldo tests positive for coronavirus

Football superstar Cristiano Ronaldo has tested positive for coronavirus. He will miss Portugal’s Nations League game against Sweden on Wednesday. The Juv...

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Oct 13, 2020

BREAKING: FG bows, grants demands of #ENDSARS protesters

The Federal Government has finally bowed to #EndSARS protesters by granting all their five-point demand. The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, agr...

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Oct 13, 2020

N31trn Debt: FG shuns debt relief package

Nigeria will not apply for relief to get out of its crippling N31 trillion debt burden. The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is pushing debt relief for low...

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Oct 13, 2020

JUST IN: Renowned poet, J. P. Clark, dies at 85

Renowned poet and emeritus Professor of Literature, John Pepper Clark, is dead. The Professor died in the wee hours of Tuesday, a statement by the family sai...

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Oct 13, 2020

Buhari presents Proceeds of Crime Bill to Senate

President Muhammadu Buhari has presented a Bill to the Senate, which seeks to ensure transparency and accountability in the management of recovered funds by ant...

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Oct 13, 2020

Senate confirms Justice Ogunwumiju, seven others for Supreme Court

The Senate has confirmed nomination of Justice Helen M. Ogunwumiju as a Justice of the Supreme Court from the South West geopolitical zone. Also confirmed we...

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Oct 13, 2020

Erring school owners, heads warned over third term fees

The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) has warned private school owners and public school heads, who insist on collecting third term fees that they...

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Oct 13, 2020

BREAKING: Akeredolu, Deputy get Certificate of Return

The Independent National Electoral Commission has presented certificate of return to Ondo Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu and the Deputy Governor-elect, Lucky Ay...

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Oct 13, 2020

APM loses Rep member to APC

Members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the House of Representatives increased on Tuesday when Hon. Kolawole Lawal (APM, Ogun) joined the ruling party...

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Oct 13, 2020

BREAKING: #ENDSARS protesters lock down Osogbo

#ENDSARS protesters on Tuesday morning locked down Osogbo, capital of Osun. protesters converged on Nelson Mandela Freedom Park around 10:30am and marched to...

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Oct 13, 2020

BREAKING: Rivers youths defy Wike, begin #ENDSARS protest

Scores of youths from Rivers stormed the streets of Port Harcourt, the state capital to join the #EndSARS protest in defiance to Governor Nyesom Wike’s directiv...

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Oct 13, 2020

BREAKING: Buhari nominates media aide, three others as INEC Commissioners

President Muhammadu Buhari has nominated his Special Assistant on Social Media, Mrs. Lauretta Onochie, for screening and confirmation as a National Commissioner...

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Oct 13, 2020

Woman, baby, shops burnt in Rivers fire

Fire, which broke out on Monday morning at the Nembe Waterfront, in Port Harcourt old township area, Rivers State, has burnt a woman, her baby and many others....

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