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18 Burnt To Death In Ondo State Road Accident, Driver and Motor Boy Flees

Its another messy scene as no fewer than 18 people reportedly lost their lives in a road accident which occurred on Saturday on Akure-Owo Expressway, Ondo State. The accident, which was said to have occurred around 3:30 a.m on Saturday, reportedly involved an 18-passenger bus with a registered number; YLA25XU and a truck with the…

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Okorocha Dances “Shaku Shaku” After Court Orders INEC to Issue His Certificate Of Return

Former governor of Imo state, Rochas Okorocha did not hesitate to show his joy after a Federal High Court in Abuja, on Friday, ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to immediately issue him the certificate of return as the senator-elect for the Imo West Senatorial District. Justice Okon Abang made this order in his…

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George Weah Shuts Down Internet In Liberia, Following Anti-Government Protests

Liberian president, George Weah has reportedly ordered authorities in Liberia to block the internet, in what is perceived to be a move to suppress ongoing anti-government protests in the capital, Monrovia. Netblocks, an organization that monitors internet disruptions and shutdowns confirmed the shutdown on Friday afternoon, saying access to social networking platforms Twitter, Facebook, WhatsApp,…

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I Have Lost Weight Governing Lagos For Just One Week – Sanwo-Olu

Governor of Lagos state, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has stated that governing the state is an herculean task, adding that he has lost weight in just one week of assuming office. Sanwo-Olu spoke with state house correspondents after a private meeting with the vice president Yemi Osinbajo shortly after the expanded security council meeting on Friday, at the presidential…

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Messi Registers Brace As Argentina Cruise Past Nicaragua In 5-1 Win

Barcelona and Argentine Talisman, Lionel Messi scored a first-half double as Argentina warmed up for the Copa America with a comprehensive 5-1 win over Nicaragua on Friday in San Juan. The Central Americans, who will participate in this month’s Gold Cup tournament while Argentina battle it out in Brazil, frustrated the home side initially. However, captain Messi sparked…

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Atiku Vs Buhari: Presidential Election Tribunal To Resume Hearing on Monday

The Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal will on Monday resume sitting on the petition filed by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its candidate in February 23 presidential election, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar. The tribunal was said to have issued and served the notice for the Monday’s hearing on all parties to the petition on Friday. Meanwhile, there…

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AIT, Raypower Back In Operation After Court Order

The court ordered the NBC and other parties to a suit filed by Daar Communications Plc, operator of African Independent Television and RayPower 100.5  FM to maintain status quo. Ruling on an ex parte application by Daar Communications Plc, Justice Inyang Ekwo directed all the parties to maintain status quo as of May 30, 2019, pending the determination of the…

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Akwa-Ibom Airline Receives NCCA Air Operator Certificate, Begins Commercial Operations Today

Akwa-Ibom State’s carrier, has on Thursday received Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority’s (NCCA) Air Operator Certificate to begin commercial flight services. The state airline, released a statement same day on its website stating that it will commence operations on Friday. “Ibom Air commends the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority for the objective, professional, competent and thorough manner…

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Andy Ruiz Want $50 Million To Fight Anthony Joshua In The United Kingdom

Mexican Heavyweight champion, Andy Ruiz has stated that he will only agree to a rematch with Anthony Joshua in his home soil, the United Kingdom if he is paid $50 Million (£40million). Joshua activated his rematch clause with the new champion just a few days after suffering a humiliating defeat in The United States. While…

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