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DJ Olu’s Family Releases Official Statement

The family of Olugbemiga Abiodun popularly known as DJ Olu has released an official statement following his death on Saturday. The Abiodun family, in the statement, confirmed his death, adding that the past few days have been trying for the family. They described DJ Olu as generous and kind-hearted, and pleaded with the general public to disregard insinuations peddled…

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Police Say Substances Suspected To Be Hard Drugs Were Found In DJ Olu’s Car

The Lagos State Police Commissioner, Edgar Imohimi, has said substances suspected to be hard drugs were found in the car of late Gbemiga Biodun, popularly known as DJ Olu, who passed along with his friend Chime Ameachi, in the car. Imohimi said the substances found will be analysed to determine if they are indeed hard drugs. He said: They were found…

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I Am The Woman In The ‘Racist Dove Ad’….I Am Not A Victim- Lola Ogunyemi

“When Dove offered me the chance to be the face of a new body wash campaign, I jumped. I had no idea I would become the unwitting poster child for racist advertising” From a very young age, I’ve been told, “You’re so pretty … for a dark-skinned girl.” I am a Nigerian woman, born in…

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MonkeyPox Spreads, 31 Cases Reported In 7 States Including Ekiti, Ogun

Monkey pox virus, which started with an index case in Bayelsa on September 22, has now spread to six other states, including Lagos, Ekiti and Ogun state. According to the National Coordinator/Chief Executive Officer of the National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), Dr. Chikwe Ihekweazu, there are 31 cases of the ailment in the country.…

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Aisha Buhari Calls for Probe of Aso Rock Clinic Over “Lack of Facilities”| Watch

Nigeria’s first Lady Mrs Aisha Buhari, has called for a probe of how the budget for the State House Medical Centre is utilized. The call comes barely one week after the management of the hospital said it would seek the commercialization of the centre to boost its revenue. Mrs Buhari, who addressed a gathering on Monday in Abuja,…

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Two Suspected Cases of Monkeypox Reported in Lagos State, Commissioner for Health Announces

The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Dr Jide Idris has said that two suspected cases of Monkeypox have been reported in Lagos State and are currently being investigated. Dr Idris made the disclosure to journalists at a news conference on Monday. He said that it has become necessary to sensitize residents about the viral disease…

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INEC Office, Computers, Card Readers, Vans Destroyed by Flood in Edo State

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Benin on Sunday said that the commission lost sensitive and non sensitive materials to flood. The flood which occurred on Saturday knocked down the fence of the office and ravaged the entire building. The Edo INEC Administrative Secretary, Mr Lebari Nduh, blamed the flood on the ongoing road…

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Africa’s Richest Man Dangote Reveals Secret of His Success

Africa’s richest man  Aliko Dangote, has revealed the secret of his business success: self-sufficiency and backward integration, a manufacturing strategy that extracts value from entire processes. “We are not going to import anything any longer,” Dangote said, in the presence of Nigerian Vice President Professor Yemi Osinbajo, Congolese presidential hopeful Moise Katumbi, and about 300 business…

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NNPC Scandal: Baru Breaks Silence, Says No Law Mandates Him To Discuss Contracts With Kachikwu

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, on Monday responded to content of the leaked memo written by the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Ibe Kachikwu, to President Muhammadu Buhari, dismissing most of his allegations as false. In a detailed statement signed by NNPC’s Group General Manager in charge of Group Public Affairs Division, Ndu…

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Army Raids Nnamdi Kanu’s Home Again, In Search For Arms

Prince Emmanuel Kanu, younger brother of the Leader of the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, has alleged that soldiers have again invaded their Afaraukwu Umuahia family home in Abia. Kanu stated that the invasion by the soldiers took place on Sunday afternoon accusing the invaders of looting the palace and making away with…

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