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Kidnappers to get death penalty in Cross River

Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River on Wednesday sent an Executive bill seeking death penalty for convicted kidnappers in the state to the House of Assembly for consideration and passage. More »

Wizkid, Yemi Alade lose Bet Award To Ghanaian dancehall artiste, Stonebwoy

Lagos, 29 June 2015: Ghana’s Dancehall star Stonebwoy has triumphed at the 2015 BET Awards, winning the award for Best International Act: Africa at last night’s star-studded ceremony in LA Stonebwoy saw off stiff competition from Aka (South More »

Mosun Filani Talks Marriage & Husband Kayode Oduoye, Says Ekiti Is A Land Of Wisdom

Mosun Filani Talks Blissful Marriage & Husband Kayode Oduoye, Says Ekiti Is A Land Of Wisdom.Nollywood actress Mosun Filani who recently returned to her first love has opened up on why she took a long break from acting. More »

Mercy Aigbe Pregnant With 3rd Child; Actress Expecting Baby #2 For 2nd Husband

Mercy Aigbe Pregnant With 3rd Child…Nollywood Actress Expecting Baby #2 For Second Husband, Lanre Gentry.If the story making round in Nollywood is anything to go by, then Mercy Aigbe Gentry and her hotelier hubby are expecting their second child together. More »

EFCC “shocked” by Fani-Kayode’s acquittal

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has said it was shocked by Wednesday’s acquittal of former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode.A Federal High Court in Lagos acquitted Mr. Fani-Kayode More »

 

Saudi Prince Alwaleed pledges entire fortune, $32bn, to charity

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Riyadh (AFP) – Saudi tycoon Prince Alwaleed bin Talal on Wednesday promised his entire $32 billion (28.8 billion euro) fortune to charitable projects in coming years, in one of the biggest ever such pledges.

Kidnappers to get death penalty in Cross River

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Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River on Wednesday sent an Executive bill seeking death penalty for convicted kidnappers in the state to the House of Assembly for consideration and passage.

Wizkid, Yemi Alade lose Bet Award To Ghanaian dancehall artiste, Stonebwoy

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Lagos, 29 June 2015: Ghana’s Dancehall star Stonebwoy has triumphed at the 2015 BET Awards, winning the award for Best International Act: Africa at last night’s star-studded ceremony in LA Stonebwoy saw off stiff competition from Aka (South Africa), Fally Ipupa (Dr

Ondo court remands ex- FUTA VC’s killers

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The Chief Magistrate’s Court sitting in Oke Eda, Akure, the Ondo State capital, has ordered the remand of Daniel Ita and Olayemi Bamitale; the two suspected killers of a former Vice-Chancellor of the Federal University Of Technology, Akure, Prof. Albert Ilemode .

Mosun Filani Talks Marriage & Husband Kayode Oduoye, Says Ekiti Is A Land Of Wisdom

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Mosun Filani Talks Blissful Marriage & Husband Kayode Oduoye, Says Ekiti Is A Land Of Wisdom.Nollywood actress Mosun Filani who recently returned to her first love has opened up on why she took a long break from acting.

Nigerian Fashion Icon Omolara Sonoiki Dead: Dress Sence CEO Laroski Dies Of Gastric Cancer In Atlanta

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Nigerian Businesswoman Omolara Sonoiki Dead: Dressence CEO Laroski Dies Of Gastric Cancer In Atlanta Georgia Due To Late Detection.Nigerian fashion icon and the founder of Dress Sence, a luxury boutique headquartered in Surulere Lagos has died.

Robbers strangle driver in Lagos gardens

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Operatives of the Anti-Robbery Squad of the State Department of Criminal Investigation, Yaba, Lagos State, have arrested a five-man gang for allegedly strangling a cab driver, Sonye Chukwudi, aka Zack Friday.

Naira falls to 230, dollar supply dries up

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These are definitely not interesting times for the nation’s economy, particularly the national currency, the naira, no thanks to the depleting reserves and the subsequent banning of importers of 41 items from the foreign exchange market by the Central Bank of Nigeria.

Mercy Aigbe Pregnant With 3rd Child; Actress Expecting Baby #2 For 2nd Husband

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Mercy Aigbe Pregnant With 3rd Child…Nollywood Actress Expecting Baby #2 For Second Husband, Lanre Gentry.If the story making round in Nollywood is anything to go by, then Mercy Aigbe Gentry and her hotelier hubby are expecting their second child together.

Crisis: Buhari meets Gbajabiamilia, others

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday evening met behind closed-doors with some members of the House of Representatives.The lawmakers were led to the meeting held inside the Conference Hall of the First Lady’s Office inside the Presidential Villa, Abuja by Mr. Femi Gbajabiamila.

EFCC “shocked” by Fani-Kayode’s acquittal

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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has said it was shocked by Wednesday’s acquittal of former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode.A Federal High Court in Lagos acquitted Mr. Fani-Kayode of corruption charges, sayingthe EFCC failed to prove its “feeble case” against Mr. Fani-Kayode beyond

Two suicide bombers kill selves as VP Osinbajo visits Maiduguri

Nigeria's Vice President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, visits Maiduguri

Two suicide bombers, male and female, today blew themselves up outside a village in Maiduguri, capital of Borno state, at the time the vice president of Nigeria, Yemi Osinbanjo, was visiting the city, witnesses and security sources said.