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Guess Co-Founder Resigns After Sex Misconduct Investigation

Guess Inc. announced Tuesday that its co-founder Paul Marciano is stepping down after the completion of a company-commissioned investigation into allegations of sexual harassment and assault. The Los Angeles-based fashion company revealed in a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission that Marciano is resigning immediately as executive chairman of the Guess board, and his…

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Tragic! Nigerian Man In Chicago Kills Wife, 8 Year Old Daughter & Commits Suicide

The dead bodies of three family members were found in a home in west suburban Chicago. It has now been revealed that they are Nigerians and it was a murder-suicide carried out by the father. Olasunkanmi Esho,42, a Nigerian Pharmacist living in Chicago, shot his Cameroonian wife, Bourk Esho, 33, and their 7-year-old daughter, Olivia Esho, after which…

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TV Host Fired After Viewers Reportedly Complained Her Dress Was Inappropriate For Ramadan

Amal Al-Awadhi, a TV host in Kuwait, has been fired from her job after viewers complained her dress had been too inappropriate for Ramadan. According to the Daily Mail, Amal, who hosts a game show on a state-run station, was still live on air when she heard controllers being ordered to quit the broadcast. Amal had…

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Assistant Commissioner Of Police, Shogunle Says #EndSARS Is “A Scam”

An Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP), Abayomi Shogunle, has claimed that the #EndSARS campaign is “a scam”. He stated this on Twitter, while responding to a tweet from one Roman Greenspan, who wrote: “I’m not Nigerian but I am with you guys to #EndSARS @CNNAfrica @BBCAfrica @AljAzeera. Police brutality is real in Nigeria. I saw…

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Yahoo Messenger Is Shutting Down July 17

Instant messaging app Yahoo Messenger is shutting down after 20 years of operation. According to Business Insider, the company did not give a reason for the shutdown. The company announced that the messenger will go offline on July 17, taking it out of competition against the more popular ones like WhatsApp, Telegram and Facebook Messenger. Yahoo, in a…

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Innoson Recants, Says Court Never Awarded Him N14bn Against Gtbank

According to Daily Post, Chairman of Innoson Motors, Dr Innocent Chukwuma has admitted to have posted a false report on the directive of the Supreme Court ordering the GTBank to pay him N14bn within 14 days. Chukwuma, in a statement released last week by Cornel Osigwe, Innoson Group’s head of corporate communications, claimed that the…

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Former Plateau Governor, Senator Joshua Dariye In Tears After Getting 14 Years Imprisonment For Fraud

Senator Joshua Dariye (Plateau West) has been found guilty of diverting N1.162 billion state ecological funds while he was governor of Plateau state between 1999 and 2007, Premium Times reports. Dariye, who was first arraigned in 2007 on a 23-count charge for the offence was found guilty by a Federal Capital Territory High Court. Justice Adebukola Banjoko…

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‘MKO Was The Winner’! Buhari Apologises To Abiola Family Over Annulment Of June 12 ’93 Election

President Muhammadu Buhari has tendered a national apology to the family of Moshood Kashimawo Olawale Abiola, presumed winner of the June 12, 1993 presidential election, for the annulment of the election by Ibrahim Babangida, the then Military President. Buhari made the apology in Abuja on Tuesday as he conferred a posthumous honour of Grand Commander…

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Tinubu, Alaafin of Oyo, Arrive Aso Rock Early For Abiola’s Investiture

The national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu and the Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Adeyemi Lamidi, were among the early arrivals at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, on Tuesday. Also already in Aso rock is Senator Jonathan Zwingina. They are in the State House for the investiture ceremony of the presumed winner…

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