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Wildfire Kills At Least 49 People In Greece & Over 100 Injured, Deadliest in Decades

Fast-moving wildfires near Athens have killed at least 50 people, officials said on Tuesday, and have forced thousands of tourists and residents to flee in cars and buses, on foot, aboard boats and on makeshift rafts. In desperation, some people plunged into the Aegean waters and tried to swim to safety. According to a report…

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Hot Topics Of The Week!

We deliver the most recent information on top stories in politics, sports, current affairs, foreign news and more in this segment. Osun State Government on Wednesday received 26 of its homeless indigenes residing in Lagos State. President Goodluck Jonathan, Don Jazzy pay condolence visit to Governor Fashola over father’s death. The Ministry of Communications Technology…

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Hot Topics Of The Week!

We bring to you stories while they are still hot. Recent information in business, politics, sports, current affairs and more, is what we deliver in this segment. Britain will commence the £3,000 tourists’ visa bond in November, despite outcries in the six listed Commonwealth countries, Nigeria has threatened to retaliate. The publishers of Global News…

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“Oil Sector Insecurity Is Not Peculiar To Nigeria” – Watch Governor Amaechi’s Interview On BBC

Governor of Rivers State Rotimi Amaechi, was on BBC’s Hard Talk recently where he was interviewed by Shaun Ley. River State Governor Rotimi Amaechi and Shaun Ley The Governor opened up about issues plaquing Nigeria’s economy and mention that Nigerian government is now looking into the 2nd tier of economy which is Agriculture in order…

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Asari Dokubo Speaks – Says Muslims Have The Right To Underage Marriage

Mr Asari Dokubo, former Ijaw Youth Council president and founder of the Niger Delta People&#39s Volunteer Force, has in recent times had couple of controversial statement flying across the media. Some few months back, several Nigerians called for his arrest over the statement he made about Nigeria being non-existent if he is arrested; now he…

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Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Stella Damasus Cry Out! What Celebrities Are Saying About Underage Marriage

Many Nigerian female celebrities and public personalities have taken to the media (online and broadcast) to express their disdain of the senate bill endorsing child marriage in Nigeria. One of such celebrities is Superstar Omotola Jalade Ekeinde. The actress was presented with an award at the just concluded 2013 Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria pageant.…

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Nelson Mandela Marks 95th Birthday, Admirers Around The World Honour His Legacy Through Charitable Acts

As an ailing Nelson Mandela recuperates in a South African hospital, the world celebrates his 95th birthday honoring his legacy by performing 67 minutes of community service. The United Nations declared July 18 as Mandela Day four years ago to honor his role in reconciling a country torn apart by apartheid. It started as a…

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Mark Cuts Trip Short, Jonathan, Delta State Mourn The Death of Senator Pius Ewherido

President of the Senate, David Mark, has cut short his participation in the Gold Tournament in Accra Ghana and returned home on learning of the death of the senator representing Delta Central, Pius Ewherido who died on Sunday of complications resulting from a domestic accident. Senator Ewherido The former deputy Speaker of the Delta State…

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Hot Topics Of The Week!

We deliver the most recent information on top stories in politics, sports, current affairs, foreign news and more in this segment. The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) in partnership with the United Bank for Africa (UBA), on Tuesday, inaugurated e-ticketing to facilitate easy booking of motorists for road traffic offences. The Senate said Nigeria will…

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