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Nigeria Centre For Disease Control Records 143 New COVID-19 Cases

Nigeria has recorded 143 new cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) infections in the country, Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC) confirmed the update via its verified website on Friday night. The public health agency said that the infections brought the total number of cases in the country to 65,982. Nigeria has so far tested over 700,000 people since the first confirmed case…

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Femi Gbajabiamila: DSS Begins Probe Into Shooting Of Abuja Vendor, Arrests Security Detail

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, has given an update on an Abuja newspaper vendor, Ifeanyi Okereke, who died after being hit by a stray bullet from one of the security operatives from his envoy. According to him, the DSS detail, Abdullahi M. Hassan, has been handed to the Department of State Security (DSS) for…

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Goodluck Jonathan: Buhari, PDP & More Celebrate Former President On His 63rd Birthday

Former President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan turned 63 on Friday November 20, and his family didn’t miss the opportunity to serenade him with a delightful rendition of “Happy Birthday.” He was surrounded by his wife Patience Jonathan, children and grandchildren as they gathered in his home in Bayelsa state to celebrate his new age. The overjoyed ex-President also took…

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Queen Elizabeth & Prince Philip Celebrate 73rd Wedding Anniversary With Iconic New Photo

Queen Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh, Prince Philip are celebrating 72 years of marriage! To mark their anniversary, Buckingham Palace released a photograph of a smiling 94-year-old monarch and her husband looking at an anniversary card made by her great-grandchildren Prince George, Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis, alongside other cards and letters from well-wishers.…

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NYSC Wants Filmmakers To Seek Approval Before Using Corps Members’ Uniform In Movies

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) have asked Nigerian filmmakers to always seek proper approval from its management before using corps members’ uniform in their movies. Christian Oru, NYSC Assistant Director of Legal Services, said this during a meeting between National Film and Video Censors Board (NFVCB) and creative industry stakeholders in Lagos. Oru disclosed that illegal…

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British-Nigerian Lady Deliver Twins While In Coronavirus Coma: ‘It’s Just A Miracle’

In case you missed it, Perpetual Uke, a British-Nigerian woman who was battling Coronavirus while being pregnant with twins woke up from a coma in hospital to find her babies had been delivered alive and well. According to Sky News, Uke who is a rheumatology consultant at Birmingham City Hospital was around six months pregnant when she began to feel…

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Former Senate Leader Ndoma-Egba’s Wife Amaka, Others Die In Car Accident

Former Senate Leader, Senator Victor Ndoma-Egba’s wife, Amaka Ndoma-Egba has died in a car crash along Benin-Akure road, Vanguard News reports. According to the news outlet, she was going for a function in Akure when the accident occurred. Although as at the time of filing this report details of her death was still sketchy. Also when…

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#EndSARS: Protest Fontliner Eromosele Adene Released After 12 Days In Police Custody

Eromosele Adene, an anti-police brutality protest frontliner, who made headlines weeks ago after he was charged with allegations of aiding the #EndSARS protest in Lagos has been releasedfrom police detention. One of the lawyers who provided legal aid to the protesters, Modupe Odele, popularly known as Moechievous, shared a video showing a once-again freed Eromosele via…

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Femi Gbajabiamila Faces Backlash After Stray Bullet From His Security Detail Kills Abuja Vendor

Nigeria’s Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila is being slammed on social media after a stray bullet from one of his security aides  killed a newspaper vendor in Abuja. A Twitter user on Thursday had shared a viral video of the incident which showed an unidentified man bleeding to death as he was being held by another.…

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