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We Are Probing Lagos 3rd Mainland Bridge Suicide – Police

The Lagos State Police Command on Monday said it had commenced investigation into the report that an unidentified lady allegedly packed her car on the third mainland bridge and jumped into the Lagoon. SP Chike Oti, the Command’s Spokesman, said athough the police had not received any official report, they were already making efforts to…

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Hot Or Not? Super Eagles Leave For Russia In Green & White Attire

Nigeria’s Super Eagles have left their training camp for Russia ahead of the 2018 World Cup. The team posed for a quick photo before leaving. The Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) shared the photo on their Twitter, writing: .@NGSuperEagles depart Austria for Russia in high spirits. #SoarSuperEagles #Team9jaStrong See the photo below:         Leave your views in…

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President Buhari To Embark On 2-Day Visit To Morocco

President Muhammadu Buhari will on Sunday be embarking on a two-day working visit to Morocco. Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, shared the news on Saturday. The visit is said to be at the invitation of King Mohammed VI of Morocco, and the two are to discuss, amongst others, educational cooperation between the…

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Ghana Football Association Dissolved After Release Of Documentary Exposing Corruption

Ghana has dissolved its football association following a BBC “Africa Eye”documentary exposing corrupt football officials in West Africa. Ghana Football Association (GFA) president Kwesi Nyantakyi was seen receiving a $65,000 cash gift from undercover journalists with the belief that they were meeting to discuss a sponsorship deal. Nyantakyi, who is vice-president of the Confederation of African Football (CAF)and also a member of…

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Anthony Bourdain Found Dead At 61 Of Apparent Suicide

Acclaimed chef, author, and TV host Anthony Bourdain, 61, was found dead in a hotel room in France Friday morning, CNN reports. The network released the following statement confirming the news: “It is with extraordinary sadness we can confirm the death of our friend and colleague, Anthony Bourdain. His love of great adventure, new friends, fine food…

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Super Eagles Drops One Place, Takes 48th Spot On FIFA Ranking Ahead Of World Cup

Nigeria’s Super Eagles has dropped one place on the world FIFA ranking as they head into the 2018 Russia World Cup. According to Premium Times, the team dropped from the 47th position to 48th in the latest ranking released on Thursday. Nigeria has failed to win any of their last 3 matches, losing 1-0 to the Czech Republic, 2-1 to…

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Senate Asks INEC To Announce June 12, 1993 Election Results

The Nigerian Senate has asked that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) announce the results of the June 12, 1993 elections. This is following President Muhammadu Buhari declaration that the date henceforth be celebrated as the country’s Democracy Day, and his conferment of the GCFR honor on its presumed winner MKO Abiola. According to Guardian, the Senate came to the resolution at…

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