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BREAKING: Police arrest Senator Omo-Agege over mace theft


  Men of the Nigeria Police arrested Senator Ovie Omo-Agege immediate after the plenary. The lawmaker was suspended by the Senate for 90 days last week. He, however, attended the plenary today. The Senate had accused him of leading the armed men who stormed the chamber and snatched the mace while plenary was on. After the plenary, policemen ushered Omo-Agege …

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Video: Pandemonium as thugs invade Nigerian Senate, take away mace


  There was pandemonium in the Nigerian Senate on Wednesday as armed hoodlums allegedly led by suspended Senator Ovie Omo-Agege walked into plenary and seized the mace. The thugs invaded the Red Chamber at about 11.15am overpowered the sergeants-at-arms before going for the mace, the symbol of authority of the chamber, while the Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu, was …

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Twitter goes offline for the 4th time in April SEE REASONS


Twitter, the microblogging site, shut down for up-to 30 minutes on Tuesday, April 17, 2018, for the fourth time since the beginning of the month. The first problem occurred on April 6, 2018, and then April 9 and April 12, 2018. Within these periods, Twitter users were able to post their tweets from numerous devices and platforms, including the iPhone, …

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Former US First Lady Barbara Bush dies at 92


  Former US First Lady Barbara Bush has died on Tuesday evening at the age of 92, after a series of recent hospitalisation, spokesman for the family, Jim McGrath, said. “A former First Lady of the United States of America and relentless proponent of family literacy, Barbara Pierce Bush passed away Tuesday, April 17, 2018 at the age of 92. …

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Muslim Group Seeks Withdrawal Of N100 Notes Printed Under Jonathan


  The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has requested that the federal government withdraws from circulation, the N100 notes printed during the administration of former President Goodluck Jonathan. In a press release issued on Tuesday by the Director of MURIC, Prof Ishaq Akintola, the group said the action of the former President was a major failure of his administration. The group …

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Why we haven’t paraded murdered Alizee’s killer husband – Police


The Nigeria police force has come out to explain why they have not paraded the husband and murderer of the late fast rising Nigerian songstress, Alizee and her daughter. According to them, it is their usual norm as they are following the due process all because the man is not a Nigerian.   Police Commissioner Imohimi Edgal yesterday suggested that there were attempts …

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Manchester City to Lift Premier League Trophy On May 6


Manchester City will lift the Premier League trophy after their game against Huddersfield on May 6. Manchester United’s home defeat to West Brom on Sunday confirmed City as champions, with Vincent Kompany leading celebrations alongside several of his team-mates in a local pub. John Stones and Kyle Walker are among the players celebrating with fans at a pub in Manchester. …

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Health Workers to Begin Indefinite Nationwide Strike


The Joint Health Sector Union (JOHESU) will begin an indefinite nationwide strike by midnight on Tuesday, the union’s President, Josiah Biobelemoye, said on Monday. He made this known when he led the union executive on a courtesy visit to the Chief Medical Director of the National Hospital, Abuja, Dr. Jafaru Momoh. He alleged that the union members had been treated …

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NYSC rolls out requirements for Batch A orientation course


The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) says prospective corps members can start printing their call-up letters from its online portal on Monday. In a statement released by the management of the NYSC, corps members are expected to report for the orientation course with the required documents. The 2018 Batch A orientation course, according to the NYSC, will commence on Thursday, …

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Ex-Corper shows off N261k she made from selling garri & palm oil during Service year


A quite productive female corps member who spent her spare time during her NYSC service year selling garri, palm oil and crayfish has shared photos of the money she made. The female corp member was among the set that recently celebrated their POP (Passing Out Parade). She shared that while she was serving, she took up selling garri, palm oil and crayfish …

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Corps Members, Other Investors In Tears as ‘Bitcoin’ firm disappears with their money


A Bitcoin company in Calabar has allegedly closed up their office and disappeared with their investors’ fund reported to be in the tune of millions of Naira. The Guardian newspaper reports that as early as 8am on Friday, customers besieged the company’s office on Bassey Duke only to discover that the company had closed shop and vanished with their money. Several phone calls …

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Uefa Champions League Semi-Final Draw in Full


Defending champions Real Madrid will face Bayern Munich in the semi-finals of the Champions League while Liverpool play AS Roma in a repeat of the 1984 final. Cristiano Ronaldo’s Real will go to Bayern’s Allianz Arena for the first leg while Liverpool will host Roma at Anfield in their first match, after Friday’s draw. The Liverpool-Roma tie pits Mohamed Salah, …

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No Regrets If Real Madrid At Bernabeu Is My Last Champions League Match


Gianluigi Buffon has claimed that he will have no regrets if Wednesday’s Champions League quarter-final second leg at Real Madrid proves to be his last game in the competition. Buffon, 40, is set to end his playing career at the end of the season, unless Juventus win the Champions League, in which case he will seek to play in the …

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My Players Need To Recover Mentally- Pep Guardiola

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Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has claimed that his side can be proud of their exploits over the course of the season but must “recover mentally” after exiting the Champions League at the hands of Liverpool. Manchester City were humbled 3-0 in their quarter-final first leg at Anfield and, despite going in a goal up at half time in the …

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Boko Haram Bomb Expert Arrested During Stop And Search Operation (Photo)

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Combined Operatives of Operation Lafiya Dole and the Department of State Service conducting Counter Terrorism Operations in north eastern Nigeria have arrested a Boko Haram terrorist who specializes in making Improvised Explosive Devices (IED) for the terrorists group. Adamu Hassan aka Baale was nabbed by the operatives at Kaltungo in Gombe State during a Stop and Search Operation along Bauchi …

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