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Saraki Sacks 98 Aides

President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, has reportedly sacked 98 of his aides. Sources in the Senate said most of the affected aides are staff of the National Assembly Management who were deployed in the Office of the President of the Senate. Both Saraki’s Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, …

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Many Feared Dead In Boko Haram’s Fresh Attack In Adamawa

Many people were feared dead on Thursday in a fresh attack by Boko Haram Islamists in Ghumbili community in the Madagali Local Government Area of Adamawa. The attack comes a few days after a similar incident in a neighbouring village in the Local Government, known as Mildu, where seven people were killed …

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Gunmen Atack Ex-Bayelsa Acting Governor’s Home

Gunmen suspected to be assassins early hours of today around 2:00am visited the house of a ‎former Acting Governor of Bayelsa State, Chief Wenipreye Seibarugu. His home at Okaka, Yenagoa, was invaded by the gunmen who reportedly scaled the fence of his compound and tried to gain access to his …

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Evans WIll Be Arraigned Soon -IGP

The Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, said on Friday that the notorious kidnapper, Chukwudidumeme Onwuamadike, also known as Evans, would be charged to court soon. Idris attributed the delay in Evans’ prosecution to police investigations to track down his accomplices within and outside the country. Evans had raked in millions of dollars …

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Harry Potter Star Robert Hardy Dies At Age 91

British actor Robert Hardy, who in recent years became known for his work in four of the Harry Potter films, has died at age 91. The death of the star, who played Cornelius Fudge, the Minister for Magic, was confirmed by his family Thursday. Hardy is survived by children Emma, …

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Leicester City Sign Kelechi Iheanacho From Man. City

Leicester City have completed the £25m signing of Manchester City striker Kelechi Iheanacho. The month-long transfer saga has finally come to an end with the 20-year-old Nigeria international confirmed as a Leicester player on a five-year deal. Iheanacho completed his medical at Leicester on Tuesday and has become Craig Shakespeare’s …

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Pregnant Tyra Banks Attends NBC Press Tour

The pregnant media mogul attended the NBC Universal Summer TCA Press Tour at The Beverly Hilton Hotel yesterday in Beverly Hills. Banks, 43, and her life partner Erik Asla welcomed a baby boy named York Banks Asla earlier this year and they are expecting another child.

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Man Sells Son For N150,000 In Cross River

The Cross River State Police Command yesterday paraded a 52-year-old man, Udoh Abraham, for allegedly selling his two-year-old son for N150,000. Parading the suspect in Calabar, the state Commissioner of Police, Mr. Hafiz Inuwa, said the suspect was arrested on July 24 after the wife, Esther Abraham, reported the matter …

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Edo Bans Use Of School Premises, Roads For Social Events

Edo State Government announced the immediate ban on the use of premises of all public schools, roads and other public places for social events. Announcing the ban in a statement he issued in Benin, the State Commissioner for Communication and Orientation, Paul Ohonbamu, explained that the “government frowns at the …

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Nnamdi Kanu Tackles Osinbajo, Demands IPOB Leaders’ Freedom

The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, on Wednesday knocked the Acting President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, for allegedly equating the IPOB group with the “faceless and uninformed” northern youths coalition, which issued a quit notice to the Igbo living in the North. Kanu, who spoke in Abuja …

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