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Obasanjo Suggests God Is Laughing At Buhari Over 2019 Re-election Bid

Olusegun Obasanjo, former President, has left in God’s hands his resolve to get President Muhammadu Buhari out of office in 2019, although he still wants the people to do their bit by getting their Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs). Speaking in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, at a town hall meeting of the Coalition for Nigeria…

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Two Feared Dead As Truck Falls Off Ojuelegba Bridge

Not less than two persons were feared killed Tuesday night when a truck fell off Ojuelegba bridge in Lagos, crushing a Toyota Camry and three commercial buses. Two other persons were injured, said general manager, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), Adesina Tiamiyu. “A flatbed truck laden with plywood and finished boards tilted on top…

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Lagos Police Obstructs Kidnap Attempt Of Deputy Comptroller Of Customs

The Lagos State Police on Monday obstructed a planned kidnap of a Deputy Comptroller of Customs, her brother, and her son. According to the police, the suspected kidnappers had reached out to Yisa Theophilus, the brother of the deputy comptroller, under the pretense of a land deal. The suspected kidnapper was identified as Yomi Odudare, who is…

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First Ever Same-Sex Marriage In The Royal Family To Take Place This Summer

The first ever royal family same-sex wedding between the Queen’s cousin Lord Ivar Mountbatten and his partner James Coyle. Lord Ivar, 55, came out 2 years ago, 6 years after the end of his 16-year marriage with ex-wife Penny Mountbatten which saw the birth of their 3 daughters. In an interview with Daily Mail, it was revealed that Penny will give Lord Ivar’s…

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Apple Announces Multi-Year Content Deal With Oprah Winfrey

Apple says it has reached a multi-year deal with Oprah Winfrey to create original programs for its streaming service. Apple said Friday the programs will be released worldwide as part of a lineup of original content. Apple has yet to launch its service, whose major competitors will include Amazon and Netflix. Winfrey founded and heads…

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Zamfara Governor Abdulaziz Yari ‘Resigns’ Over Killings In State

Governor Abdul’aziz Yari of Zamfara State said he has ‘resigned’ his responsibility as Chief Security Officer of the state claiming he has no control over the security machinery in the state. Speaking to newsmen in Talata-Mafara on Friday, Yari said that his decision stemmed from the seeming helplessness of the state government and the people…

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For Sleeping On Duty, Ekiti Assembly Suspends Honourable Indefinitely

The Ekiti State House of Assembly has inflicted an indefinite suspension on Mr. Sunday Akinniyi, a member representing Ikere Constituency 2, for allegedly sleeping on duty and also breeding terrorism. The sleeping honorable was also told not to be seen anywhere near the vicinity of the Assembly complex; the lawmakers ordered the clerk to register…

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