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Six Nigerians Dead, Four Missing In Saudi Arabia Crane Accident

Following the tragic crane accident that took place in the Grand Mosque in Kaabah, Mecca, Saudi Arabia on Friday, six Nigerians have been reported dead and four declare missing. The spokesperson for National Hajj Commission of Nigeria, Mr. Uba Mana, confirmed the death of the six Nigerians in a telephone interview with our correspondent on…

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Four Dead As School Building Collapses In Plateau State

A building at Abu Naima Primary and Secondary School, an Islamic school in Bukuru, Plateau State collapsed on Sunday afternoon, killing at least four students and injuring 14 others, the state coordinator of emergency services said. “We are still working under the rubble for more bodies and injured,” Abdulsalam Muhammed, the state coordinator for the…

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Federal Cabinet: DSS Screens Utomi, Odimegwu, Falana, Oyinlola, Omoigui-Okaru

The Department of State Service (DSS) has reportedly screened a former Presidential candidate and Economist, Professor Patrick Utomi, an ex-Managing Director of Nigerian Breweries Limited, Mr. Festus Odimegwu, a former Governor of Osun State, Prince Olagunsoye Oyinlola; Lawyer and activist, Mr. Femi Falana (SAN), ex-boss of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), Mrs. Ifueko Omoigui-Okaru,…

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Buhari Orders Security Of Nigerians On Pilgrimage In Saudi After 107 People Die In Crane Accident

Tragedy struck in Saudi Arabia yesterday as a crane collapsed in the Muslim holy city of Mecca, killing at least 107 people. According to BBC, the huge red crane crashed into a part of the Grand Mosque as it was filled with worshippers, less than two weeks before the annual Hajj pilgrimage. The Grand Mosque,…

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Buhari Lifts Ban Imposed On Crude Oil Vessels

President Muhammadu Buhari has lifted the ban he had imposed on 113 crude oil tankers in July. Buhari had prohibited the tankers from operating in the nation’s territorial waters, following their alleged role in corruption and the theft of Nigerian crude oil. The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, conveyed Buhari’s pardon to commodity traders and…

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Second Time A Daddy! Lionel Messi Welcomes Baby With Girlfriend

Congratulations are in order for Argentine football star Lionel Messi and his long time girlfriend Antonella Roccuzzo as they welcome their second child. The Argentine captain had to be excused from training to be with his girlfriend in Barelona where she had their second son who they have named Mateo.     Leave your views…

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Beyoncé On Vacation With Jay Z & Blue Ivy! Shows Off Amazing Body In Backless Swimsuit

No doubt the Carters are having an amazing holiday in Europe with friends despite the rumored imminent divorce. The family headed off to Europe with close friends Kelly Rowland, her husband Tim Witherspoon and their son Titan early in the week. They duo never looked happier with adorable Blue Ivy in tow jetting around in…

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Cocaine Bust! Notorious Drug Dealer Arrested At Lagos Airport With Over 1.025 Kg Of Cocaine!

 Chief Odugwe Azubike   The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has arrested Chief Odugwe Azubike an alleged drug dealer for unlawfully importing 1.025kg of cocaine at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos. He was detained when a screening of passengers on board an Emirate Airline flight from Dubai was conducted. According to the Punch…

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