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FIFA Lifts Ban From Nigeria, Reinstates Its Rights To Play Internationals

Falcons overjoyed at the news! According to BBC, Fifa has ended Nigeria’s suspension following Thursday’s court ruling to allow the reinstatement of the country’s Football Federation board. The ban, which had threatened the participation of Nigeria’s Women’s Under-20 in next month’s World Cup in Canada, had been in place since 9 July. FIFA punished Nigeria…

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Pastor Kumuyi Of Deeper Christian Life Ministry Addresses Reports On Supposed Ban Of Electronic Devices

The church calls earlier reports on the ban “highly mischievous” Pastor W.F Kumuyi, the presiding pastor over the Deeper Christian Life Ministry otherwise known as Deeper Life Bible Church was said to have placed a ban on iPad and Android devices in his church hereby discontinuing the use of such electronic gadgets by members of…

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Police Captures “Chief Butcher” Of The Boko Haram Sect In Balmo

The suspect was tutored in the art of insurgency at Gombe Forest under the leadership of fleeing insurgent, Abba Taura Following the massive onslaught by Security Forces on the activities of the insurgent group, Boko Haram, at the Balmo Forest Bauchi State, Police detectives attached to Bauchi State Police Command on Saturday, 12th, July, 2014…

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Over 70 Nigerians Reportedly In Prisons In Abidjan, Majority Await Trial

The prisoners are held for various reasons ranging from drugs to money laundering No fewer than 70 Nigerians are currently facing trials in Abidjan for different offences, Nigeria’s Ambassador to Cote d’Ivoire, Ifeoma Akabogu-Chinwuba, has said. Akabogu-Chinwuba told the New Agency of Nigeria in Abidjan on Tuesday that an official list from the prison authorities…

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67 Giant Snails Seized At The Los Angeles International Airport, Creatures Considered Harmful

The creatures were taken because they pose as serious to agriculture, the environment and public health A shipment of several dozen live giant African snails, weighing some 2lb (0.9kg) each, has been seized Officials at Los Angeles International Airport. The 67 snails, measuring about six inches (15cm) in length, arrived from Lagos, Nigeria, in two…

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Police Authorities Arrest Notorious Robbers In Ibadan Who Disguise As Women During Operations

The robbers take to self defence and praise, despite their grievous crimes  A gang of robbers in Ibadan have been arrested by police authorities for dressing up as women when they undergo their operations. The notorious gang blamed their actions on poverty and failed personal business. Lawal Kabir, Omooba Oyewole, Ayodele Olaitan, Biola Alaba, Dolapo Olayinka, and Yusuf Ibrahim…

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