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Nine Die At Funeral In Peru Over Food Poisoning

Nine people in Peru have died from eating contaminated food at a funeral, officials said Tuesday. They were among 50 villagers who ended up hospitalized, including four in “seriously unstable condition” and 21 patients in critical condition, the Emergency Services said in a statement. The Minister of Health Silvia Pessah said the death was a…

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Indonesia Earthquake Kills Over 98 in Lombok, Bali

According to Indonesian authorities,on Monday, over 98 people were killed and 200 injured when the 6.9 magnitude quake struck the popular tourist island of Lombok in Indonesia. The majority of those killed in the quake were hit by falling debris from collapsing buildings, said Sutopo Purwo Nugroho, the head of Indonesia’s disaster management department. Authorities revealed…

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Senator Akpabio Resigns As Senate Minority Leader

Senator Godswill Akpabio has resigned his position as the Senate Minority Leader. The senator took to his official twitter account @SenatorAkpabio on Tuesday, August 7 to announce his resignation which came into effect on August 4 The letter read in part:  “This letter is to formally inform you of my resignation as the senate minority leader with…

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Video: “Shame! Shame! Shame!” Honorable EJ Agbonayinma Booed As He Enters National Assembly

Honourable Ehiozuwa Johnson Agbonayinma, representing Egor/Ikpobaoka constituency, Edo State, was booed by a group of youths at the national assembly gate on his way to a sitting of the lawmakers. The honorable, who gained his seat in the house under the banner of the People’s Democratic Party(PDP), but later on defected to the All Progressives Congress(APC), was booed by…

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Open Accounts, Check Balances & Carry Out Other Banking Services On WhatsApp! UBA Launches ‘Leo’

Pan-African Financial Institution, United Bank for Africa (UBA) who recently clinched the Euro money awards as the Best Digital Bank in Africa, is once again asserting itself as a pace setter. UBA’s chat banker, Leo has launched in pilot mode on WhatsApp and will be fully available to customers by September 1st, 2018. With Leo…

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More Mothers To Win The Grand Prize In Three Crowns Mum Of The Year 2018

Three Crowns Milk, Nigeria’s leading dairy brand and a flagship product from the stable of FrieslandCampina WAMCO has raised the stakes in its Mum of the Year (MOTY) campaign for 2018 as it flags off this year’s edition of the competition. As the Senior Brand Manager of Three Crowns milk, Mrs. Omolara Banjoko disclosed to news men in…

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Nigerian Heptathlete Moe ‘Wonder’ Sasegbon Sets New High Jump Record

Young and exceptional British born Nigerian heptathlete, Moe Sasegbon, popularly known as ‘Moe Wonder’ has set a new personal best of 1.85m in high jump at the UK Women’s league in Crawley, England, where she finished in first place. The current national high jump record which stands at 1.95m is held by Nigerian female track…

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Demi Lovato Breaks Silence After Drug Overdose

Nearly two weeks after suffering from drug overdose, Demi Lovato has reached out to the world with a lengthy message. In a lengthy statement she posted on her official Instagram account on Sunday afternoon, the 25-year-old pop star breaks her silence for the very first time. On Thursday, July 24, emergency medical personnel responded to Lovato’s Hollywood home, where…

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