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President Barrow
President Barrow Back In #Gambia To Take Over Reigns Of Leadership
President Adama Barrow arrived in The Gambia on Thursday to a jubilant welcome marking the beginning of the west African nation's first democratic transfer of power, AFP reports
Impregnated, Wife, divorce, paternity, religious dispute
Man Wants Divorce Over Wife’s Persistent Visit To Beer Parlour
A 49-year-old man, Abiodun Sokoya, has pleaded with an Ikorodu Customary Court in Lagos State to dissolve his 19-year-old marriage over wife’s regular visits to a public bar.
doomsday-clock
Symbolic ‘Doomsday Clock’ Moves Closer To Midnight Over Trump’s Comment
Comments by US President Donald Trump and a "darkening global security landscape" have made the world less safe
Jamaica Considering Appeal Over IOC’s Decision
Jamaica may appeal against the International Olympic Committee's decision to strip the rest of its Beijing 4x100m relay squad of their gold medals after Nesta Carter's failed drugs test.
Makurdi Residents Choose Firewood Over Cooking Fluid
Firewood enjoys great patronage in Makurdi, since the hike in cooking gas and Kerosene hit the country since New Year.
Enforcement Of Speed-limiting Device Starts February 1- FRSC
The Federal Roads Safety Corps (FRSC) says the Enforcement of the speed limiting device will commence February 1 after receiving presidential approval. The scheme would start out with commercial vehicles and large fleets.
Waje
I Could Have Become A Prostitute – Nigerian Artiste
Talented Edo born singer Waje Iruobe has shared a tears-inducing message on Instagram about how she escaped being a sex worker.
Elated Gambians Await President Barrow’s Return
Elated Gambians are reported to be preparing to welcome home their new president on Thursday after a protracted crisis over an election dispute that forced him to flee to neighbouring Senegal.
MI Abaga
MI Abaga Publicly Defends Good Muslims On Twitter
African Rapper Number One MI Abaga, comes to the defense of good Muslims in a conversation on twitter.
Police Burns 500kgs Marijuana In Public
Israel Moves Towards Decriminalizing Marijuana Use
The Israeli government has recently pushed initiatives aimed at taking advantage of the fast-growing medical marijuana industry as countries such as the US relax their laws regarding the drug.
Fuel Subsidy Scam: Court Sentences MD Of Ontario Oil To 10 Years Imprisonment
The EFCC has secured the conviction of two fuel subsidy fraudsters, Walter Wagbatsoma and Ada- Ugo Ngadi as a Lagos State high court sentenced them to ten years imprisonment.
Davido, Burna Boy, Join 2face In National Protest
Davido and Burna Boy signify interest to join 2face Idibia in his February nationwide protest.
MFM Focus On Pillars After 3SC Stalemate
Mountain of Fire head coach Fidelis Ilechukwu has urged his players to put the agonising 1-1 draw at Shooting Stars behind them as they look to bounce back on Sunday against Kano Pillars.
SPDC Wins Battle To Prevent English Court From Ruling On Niger Delta Oil Spillage...
Oil giants, Shell, has succeeded in a legal battle to block claims brought against it by more than 40,000 Nigerians from the Niger Delta region from being heard by the English courts
Olamide Drops New Song 'Woske' (LIsten)
You Are Part Of Nigeria’s Problem- Fan Accuses Olamide
A fan writes an Open letter to Olamide, accusing him of not wanting to join 2face Idibia in his February Protest with reasons.
Human rights
I Have No Hand In The President’s Death Rumours – Bukola Saraki
The Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has denied having in any part in the rumours of the president's death that is currently been bandied around.
VP Osinbajo Not Under Pressure To Resign – Presidency
The Presidency on Wednesday denied insinuation that Acting President Yemi Osinbajo was being pressured to resign.
Mark Zuckerberg
Facebook Adjusting Algorithm Against Fake News
The vice president of Facebook’s product management, Will Cathcart, has announced plans to effect changes to the algorithm used to display "trending" topics, in order to reduce the proliferation of fake news on the site.
How Ex-NAF Chief Diverted N22bn – EFCC Witness
An Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) investigator, Tosin Owobo gives testimony describing how former Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Adesola Amosu (rtd), allegedly diverted part of the N21billion he allegedly stole from the Nigerian Air Force (NAF).
Oil Pollution: UK Court To Rule On Claims Against Shell In Nigeria
London High Court will on Thursday decide the fate of over 40,000 Nigerians as it rules on their pollution claims against Anglo-Dutch oil giant Shell over spills in the Niger Delta.
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