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BUHARI SAID HE CONGRATULATED ME RELUCTANTLY -OBASEKI

Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, on Friday, said the President, Muhammadu Buhari jokingly told him that he reluctantly congratulated him...
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BUHARI SAID HE CONGRATULATED ME RELUCTANTLY -OBASEKI

Body positivity has become too ‘commercialised’ and ‘cool’

Grammy-winning US singer Lizzo believes the body positivity movement has become "commercialised" by the mainstream and hijacked by those who...
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Body positivity has become too ‘commercialised’ and ‘cool’

Mali coup: Bah Ndaw sworn in as civilian leader

Mali's new president has been sworn into office, five weeks after the overthrow of Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta. Former Defence Minister...
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Mali coup: Bah Ndaw sworn in as civilian leader

Orphan’s WhatsApp miracle reunion

A girl who was orphaned at the age of two during the 1994 Rwandan genocide has recently found some of...
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Orphan’s WhatsApp miracle reunion

FG warns applicants not to pay facilitation fee for MSMEs grant.

The Federal Government says applicants will not pay any ‘facilitation fee’ to access its intervention grant for Micro, Small and...
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FG warns applicants not to pay facilitation fee for MSMEs grant.

How the IGP called, ordered me to leave Edo on eve of election

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State says the Inspector - General of Police , Mohammed Adamu , called him on...
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How the IGP called, ordered me to leave Edo on eve of election

CARABAO CUP FOURTH DRAW (FULL FIXTURE LIST)

The fixture list for the Carabao Cup fourth draw is set, pending the decision over the cancellation of the Leyton...
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CARABAO CUP FOURTH DRAW (FULL FIXTURE LIST)

UK TAKES LEGAL ACTION TO SEIZE $39M FROM LONDON LAWYER WHO ASSISTED IBORI MOVE STOLEN FUNDS FROM NIGERIA

Ibori, ex-governor of Delta State, was convicted in 2010 in the United Kingdom for money-laundering. British  prosecutors have begun a...
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UK TAKES LEGAL ACTION TO SEIZE $39M FROM LONDON LAWYER WHO ASSISTED IBORI MOVE STOLEN FUNDS FROM NIGERIA

COURT RESTRAINS PLANNED STRIKE, SUMMONS NLC, TUC OCT 12

The National Industrial Court in Abuja has issued an interim injunction restraining the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) and the Trade...
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COURT RESTRAINS PLANNED STRIKE, SUMMONS NLC, TUC OCT 12

‘WHY WE’RE YET TO RE-OPEN SCHOOLS IN KANO’

Kano State Government On Thursday Said The High Number Of Students In Its Public Schools Coupled With Ongoing Stringent Measures...
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‘WHY WE’RE YET TO RE-OPEN SCHOOLS IN KANO’
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  • BUHARI SAID HE CONGRATULATED ME RELUCTANTLY -OBASEKI

    Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, on Friday, said the President, Muhammadu Buhari jokingly told him that he reluctantly congratulated him on his re-election because he defeated the candidate of his party.Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, on Friday, said the President, Muhammadu Buhari jokingly told him that he reluctantly congratulated him on his re-election because he...
  • Body positivity has become too ‘commercialised’ and ‘cool’

    Grammy-winning US singer Lizzo believes the body positivity movement has become "commercialised" by the mainstream and hijacked by those who don't need it. She made the comments while celebrating being the "first big black woman" to grace the cover of Vogue magazine. Body positivity calls for the acceptance of all shapes and sizes. "It's commercialised," the Truth Hurts...
  • Mali coup: Bah Ndaw sworn in as civilian leader

    Mali's new president has been sworn into office, five weeks after the overthrow of Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta. Former Defence Minister Bah Ndaw, 70, was picked by the coup leader, Colonel Assimi Goita, to head a transitional government until elections, which are expected in 18 months. Col Goita will be his vice-president. The appointment of a civilian president was...

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Grammy-winning US singer Lizzo believes the body positivity movement has become “commercialised” by the mainstream and hijacked by those who don’t need it. She made the comments while celebrating being the “first big black woman” to grace the cover of …
There is a report that comedienne Helen Paul is soon to become a professor in the United States of America. According to The Nation, Paul is currently taking a postdoctoral study at an undisclosed university in America. “Yes, Helen Paul …
Social gaming giant Zynga on Wednesday kicked off its global launch of a free puzzle game based on the beloved wizarding world of Harry Potter. “Harry Potter: Puzzles & Spells” is available on Apple and Google mobile devices and also …
Months after its Covid-19 influenced cancellation, the highly anticipated new ‘Alakada’ instalment, ‘Fate of Alakada’, now has a release date. Toyin Abraham confirmed via an Instagram post that the comedy flick will premiere in cinemas on October 1. “Fate of …
On September 10, 2020, Nigerian superstar, Davido’s latest single, ‘FEM’ was released. In its first week, a music video for the song surpassed five million views within the first week of release. Thereby, it surpassed Davido’s previous record with ‘Blow …
On September 18, 2020, the Grammy-nominated album, ‘African Giant’ by Nigerian superstar, Burna Boy was certified silver in the UK. By so doing, Burna Boy became the first Nigerian artist with a certified album in the UK. A silver certification …
Kim Kardashian told that she struggled to get any shut-eye last night amid reports she’s ready to divorce husband Kanye West. Taking to her Instagram Stories, the star reached out to her army of fans to ask if she should …
The Federal Government says it is reforming and commercialising the Nigerian Film Corporation (NFC) to address the agency’s teething challenges and reposition it for improved performance. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, made this known on Monday …
On September 21, 2020, word on the street was that Nigerian superstar, Olamide would release his new album, ‘Carpe Diem’ on October 8, 2020. The album will be a follow-up to 999, released in January 2020. ‘Carpe Diem’ is a …
Lifestyle
Royalty Cruise is an outstanding brand in Bida city. This year they set to hold a sallah event tittled SALLAH CRUISE on the 4th day of sallah at Kakaki Heritage Gardens. Royalty Cruise is the biggest event organizer in Bida …
NUPE ELITE is a preeminent defender of Nupe and a platform established to promote and uplift the NUPE cultures through social engagements amongst the young generation in Nigeria and in diaspora. This time around NUPE ELITE is bringing to the …
Know your state webinar is a three day web enlightenment program organized by the National Union Of Benue Students (NUBESS) with the aim to discuss the origin, rich cultural heritage, cultural background, cultural development, norms etc of benue people and …
The Nupe Horse Riding Event is a program organize by the leadership of National Association of Nupe Students, National Headquarter in order to showcase our rich cultural heritage, cultural background, cultural development and to bring about unity among the Nupe …
A Winter Publication Titled Lovely Attitude: a jamboree of love related Content and Articles that Justifies it’s title as well as stories that signify it’s functionality in Showcasing Individual Talent, Skills, Brands and businesses across the globe. PDFs now Available …
The case of pandemic covid19 in Nigeria has a serious significant trauma on the economy of our great country. Meaning to say that it affects the financial stands of the country, in the sense that it will curtail the rate …
To what extent should a wedding ring be worn for? I’ve been engaged since a year ago May (dated for 4yrs), my Fiance hasn’t discussed continuing the introduction or marriage, it resembles he just proposed to me since he felt …
  My hypothesis: In every domination of fear (dominant fear) there’s a proportion of recessive courage. To be at the lead (or make a leeway) and be successful, you have to solve yourself to override the dominant fear with the …
Despite the law which criminalises gay relationships in Nigeria, Google Trends for 2019 points to the fact that there may be a growing community of same sex groups in the country. Imo tops the list closely followed by Enugu, Anambra, …
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The fixture list for the Carabao Cup fourth draw is set, pending the decision over the cancellation of the Leyton Orient vs Tottenham Hotspur tie. The game was not played after up to 18 Leyton players tested positive for COVID-19. …
Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo have been left off the final shortlist for the UEFA Men’s Player of the Year award for first time in 10 years, with Kevin De Bruyne and Robert Lewandowski set to battle it out for …
Nigerian soccer legend, Kanu Nwankwo, was yesterday, unveiled as an ambassador for Simba TVS, distributors of Nigeria’s leading brands in the tricycle, motorcycle and power bike sector.   At a well attended signing ceremony held at the Simba TVS motorcycle …
Leicester City midfielder, Wilfred Ndidi has been ruled out of Nigeria’s friendlies against Cote d’Ivoire and Tunisia after suffering a groin injury in the Foxes’ 4-2 victory over Burnley.   Ndidi was among the 25-man squad to prepare Nigeria for …
Nigeria international, William Troost-Ekong is being linked with an imminent move to Championship club, Watford.   Udine-based local newspaper, Messaggero Veneto via mondoudinese.it writes on its print edition that Watford owner, Gino Pozzo, has been in touch with Troost-Ekong and …
Nigerian forward, Chuba Akpom has signed for English second-tier club, Middlesbrough, joining from Greek Super League club, PAOK Thessaloniki, for an undisclosed fee.   Akpom was on the books of Arsenal from 2013 to 2018, but spent most of that …
The official unveiling of the logo for the forthcoming National Principals Cup football competition will take place today in Lagos.   Athletics, boxing, badminton and table tennis are other sports expected to be featured in the ‘catch them young’ competition. …
Super Eagles’ duo, Wilfred Ndidi and Samuel Chukwueze have fired warning ahead next month’s international friendlies against Ivory Coast and Tunisia in Austria.   The duo, who are currently eying a call up from coach Gernot Rohr, gave the warning, …
Senegal is #1 The Teranga Lions remain the kings of African football. The Senegalese national team starts the new season in 20th place in the FIFA world ranking list published this week. Far from Belgium in first place but ahead …
Tech
Social gaming giant Zynga on Wednesday kicked off its global launch of a free puzzle game based on the beloved wizarding world of Harry Potter. “Harry Potter: Puzzles & Spells” is available on Apple and Google mobile devices and also …
Aerospace giant Airbus has unveiled plans for what it hailed as the first commercial zero-emission aircraft. It said its hydrogen-fuelled passenger planes could be in service by 2035. Airbus chief executive Guillaume Faury said the three ZEROe concept designs marked …
American Social Media giant Facebook has announced the company is willing to open a new office in Legos Nigeria in the coming year. In what will be its second office on the african continent after its Johannesburg bureau in South …
On Tuesday, September 17, 2020, YouTube announced ‘Shorts,’ a new short-form video experience for creators and artists who want to shoot short, catchy videos using nothing but their mobile phones. The product is set for a testing period in India …
Sony’s eagerly awaited PlayStation 5 will launch on November, taking on a new offering by console rival Xbox as video gameplay booms during the pandemic. A streamed event showcasing games tailored for PS5 ended with the word that two versions …
Commentary: The new film follows the recent Disney model of emphasizing spectacle over character development with its blockbusters. With its new take on mulan, disney to breathe life into the legendary female warrior — a fixture of centuries-old Chinese storytelling — …
Facebook says it will ban political advertising the week before the US election, one of its most sweeping moves against disinformation yet as CEO Mark Zuckerberg warned of a “risk of civil unrest” after the vote. The social media giant …
On July 25, 2020, Pulse Nigeria exclusively reported that subscription-based music, podcast and video streaming service, TIDAL was set to officially launch operations in Nigeria. The tentative date of the official launch was slated to be Monday, July 27, 2020. …
In a surprise move, the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission has approved an increase in electricity tariff with effect from September 1, 2020 (today). This comes three months after the tariff hike implementation slated for July 1 was halted by the …

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Precious Ikeakhe is a famous entrepreneur, political analyst, youth advocate and the managing director of Nigerian bottle water company, Frost Water. In an interactive session with Vanguard he mentioned how he is driven about the betterment of Nigerian politics and …
Gloria Chinwe Chubuike, Nigeria philanthropist, age 24, the president chinwe Chibuike Foundation and youth counsellor was live on plus TV where she spoke about  maximizing youth demography in Nigeria. When asked about the future of Nigerian youths, are they still …
Nobel laureate, Prof Wole Soyinka, described the amended 6th Broadcasting Code by the National Broadcasting Commission as a war by the government on arts and its producers. The NBC had reviewed some parts of the broadcasting code, which affect content …
NIGERIAN WRITERS SCHEMED OUT OF FG COMMITTEE ON COVID-19 FOR THE CREATIVE INDUSTRY
ECOWAS Youth Ambassador, Ikeakhe Moses Ehigie, speaks on his career, how he achieved success at a very young age and established a multi-business agglomerate in Nigeria. What’s your background like? I am from Uromi, Esan-East North Local Government Area of …
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