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FIFA U-20: Falconets Defeat England In A Victorious 2-1 Match & Qualify For Quarter-Finals

Nigeria’s female football team, Falconets beat England in a 2-1 game as they advanced with 7 points as the leaders of Group C. This triumphant win qualifies the team for entry into the quarter-finals phase. Automatically, England is sent packing out of the tournament at the group stage for the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup…

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Female Iranian Professor Maryam Mirzakhani, Becomes First Woman To Win Nobel Prize In Mathematics

She was praised for her work in the symmetry of curved surfaces. The first woman to be awarded a prestigious mathematics medal equivalent to the Nobel Prize has said she hopes her achievement will inspire young female scientists and mathematicians. Maryam Mirzakhani, an Iranian professor at Stanford University in California, US, is the first female…

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Ebola:“Patrick Went To Nigeria For Help…” -Decontee Sawyer On Her Husband’s Run From Liberia

The widow of late Patrick Sawyer, the Liberian who brought Ebola into Nigeria, has defended her husband’s decision to travel to Africa’s most populous country, saying he did so in desperate search for a country with better healthcare system than his own country. In an article published earlier today, TMZ Liberia Magazine quoted Decontee Sawyer,…

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Stephen Keshi Rejects NFF’s Contract Of N10 Million Salary To Coach Super Eagles

Stephen Keshi has rejected the contract offered to him by the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to continue as head coach of the Super Eagles. On Tuesday, members of the NFF unanimously agreed that “having finalized the fresh contract with Mr Stephen Keshi, for him to continue as head coach of Super Eagles, and having forwarded…

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Ebola: Experimental Drug Developed By A Nigerian In Diaspora Arrives Nigeria Today!

According to TheCable, an experimental drug for treatment of Ebola has been developed by a Nigerian in diaspora and will arrive the country today, health minister Onyebuchi Chukwu has said. The drug, called “Nanosilver”, can now be used following the approval by the World Health Organisation (WHO) that experimental treatments are ethical in the case…

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Jennifer Lopez Puts Her ‘Booty’ On Display In Upcoming Single Artwork

It seems this is the season for sampling of booty. First Nicki Minaj sampled hers in the artwork for her new single ‘Anaconda’, and now Jennifer Lopez has joined in on the trend with her upcoming single artwork titled ‘Booty’ which features Pitbull. The 45-years old posed in the artwork backing the camera and wearing…

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Late Robin Williams’ Daughter Forced To Stay Off Social Media

Zelda was forced to stay off internet as a result of the insensitivity of cyber bullies. Zelda Williams, daughter to late actor, Robin Williams who is still mourning the loss of her father wasn’t spared backlash from social media users as she constantly posted up pictures and messages, paying tribute to her dad. Many internet users…

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Hijab-Wearing Women In Kano Abandon Religious Garb To Avoid Being Tagged, ‘Female Suicide Bombers’

Women in northern Nigeria’s largest city Kano are abandoning their traditional religious dress after a spate of suicide bombings by young girls with explosives under their hijab. The commercial city was hit last month by four separate attacks involving teenage girls in the Muslim dress, leaving at least nine people dead and scores more injured.…

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