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New Evidence Suggests Jussie Smollett May Have Staged His Attack
Two police sources reportedly told CNN that Jussie Smollett may have paid the two brothers who allegedly attacked him to carry out the assault. Following the brothers' arrest on Wednesday, the police department reportedly discovered "new evidence" that allowed for their release on Friday. Jussie Smollett told police that on January 29th he was attacked […] The post New Evidence Suggests Jussie Smollett May Have Staged His Attack appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News.
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Gov. Obaseki reacts to Igbinedion’s death
The Governor of Edo State, Godwin Obaseki, has condoled with the family of former Governor of the State, Chief Lucky Igbinedion, over the death of his son, Osaretin. DAILY POST reported earlier that Osaretin died in a fatal accident in Texas, United States, with his cousin, Eseosa Oyemwense. Governor Obaseki ​condoled with the former Governor’s […] Gov. Obaseki reacts to Igbinedion’s death
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Customs denies video, media reports over alleged killing of passenger
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Customs Denies Video, Media Reports Over Alleged Killing Of Passenger
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Kajuru killings: Gov. El-Rufai, Army GOC, Police Commissioner visit scenes
The Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai has visited the scenes of the Kajuru killings. This was disclosed in a statement issued by the Senior Sepecial Assistant to the Governor on Media and Publicity, Mr. Samuel Aruwan, on Sunday evening. “The governor was accompanied on the trip by Major-General Faruk Yahaya, GOC 1 Division of the […] Kajuru killings: Gov. El-Rufai, Army GOC, Police Commissioner visit scenes
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Breaking: Viral video shows Customs officer shoot man dead over alleged N5000
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Accident Leaves 8 Dead, Pregnant Woman, Boy Injured
Eight persons were confirmed dead while a pregnant woman and a child sustained injuries in an accident involving a blue Toyota Corolla Sport car around Ewekoro Area on Lagos/Abeokuta Expressway. Mr Babatunde Akinbiyi, the Spokesperson, Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps (TRACE), confirmed the incident to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abeokuta on Sunday. […] The post Accident Leaves 8 Dead, Pregnant Woman, Boy Injured appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Meet these Valentine’s day robbers arrested in Lagos (photos)
While the world marked the 2019 edition of the St Valentine’s day celebration, some suspected young armed robbers in Lagos decided to spend the day attacking their victims and collecting their valuables according to the police.
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Nigeria Decides: Falana identifies those to be blamed for postponement of elections
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8 killed, Pregnant Woman, Boy Injured In Accident On Lagos/Abeokuta Expressway
Eight persons were confirmed dead while a pregnant woman and a child sustained injuries in an accident involving a blue Toyota Corolla Sport car around Ewekoro Area on Lagos/Abeokuta Expressway. Mr Babatunde Akinbiyi, the Spokesperson, Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps (TRACE), confirmed the incident to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abeokuta on Sunday. […] The post 8 killed, Pregnant Woman, Boy Injured In Accident On Lagos/Abeokuta Expressway appeared first on Independent Newspapers Nigeria.
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EPL: Wenger reacts as Ramsey confirms Arsenal exit
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Struggle To Disarm Customs Officer Killed Victim – PRO
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Jussie Smollett Denies Claims That He Orchestrated Attack
Jussie Smollett saga took a major turn on Saturday, after Chicago Police announced that there was a shift in “the trajectory of the investigation,” CNN reports. Police now believe that Smollett orchestrated the attack with Olabinjo and Abimbola Osundairo, Nigerian brothers and former Empire extras who he reportedly hired to assault him. Smollett plays the openly gay Jamal Lyon […] The post Jussie Smollett Denies Claims That He Orchestrated Attack appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Arsene Wenger opens up on Aaron Ramsey’s switch to Juventus as a free agent
Arsene Wenger have revealed Premier League side Arsenal will face after allowing Aaron Ramsey leave as a free agent at the end of the season.The Welshman has penned a pre-contract with Italian champions Juventus.
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Naomi Campbell Excited As She Meets Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala
Naomi Campbell took to Instagram to share her excitement, after she met Nigeria's former cordinating Minister of the economy Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala. The super model who disclosed that she had always wanted to meet the globally acclaimed economist and Nigeria’s first female Minister of Finance, described her as a trailblazer and and an epitome of black excellence. Naomi Campbell who met Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala in Switzerland, wrote; https://unclesuru.com/2019/02/17/naomi-campbell-excited-as-she-meets-ngozi-okonjo-iweala/
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2019 Elections: Why our votes must count
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Obaseki commiserates with Igbinedion’s family over son’s death
Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has condoled with the family of former Governor of the State, Chief Lucky Igbinedion, over the death if his son, Osaretin.
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Policeman Instructs Fellow Officers To Shoot 50 Cent On Sight
An investigation has been opened into an NYPD policeman who allegedly told his fellow officers to shoot 50 Cent. Insiders say that commanding officer Emanuel Gonzalez made the remark in June 2018 during roll call at the 72nd Precinct. 50 was set to attend an NYPD boxing match in the Bronx, which provoked Gonzalez to […] The post Policeman Instructs Fellow Officers To Shoot 50 Cent On Sight appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News.
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Top 7 fastest growing economy in Africa in 2018
Which is the⭐FASTEST GROWING ECONOMY IN AFRICA⭐? Which countries made it to this list? What are the indexes of 2018 year growing economies and what should we expect in 2019? Find all the most important information here right now!
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Customs officer shoots one dead
The Nigerian Customs in a statement said the deceased was hit by a stray bullet. The post Customs officer shoots one dead appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
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UPDATE: APC caucus holds crucial meeting Monday
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AFCON looses medal for the first time
Once more, penalty shoot-out proved the undoing of Paul Aigbogun’s Nigeria U-20 squad as South Africa’s Amajita picked up the bronze medals of the 2019 Africa U20 Cup of Nations in Niamey on Saturday. The Nigerians were held 0-0 by Amajita during the match duration but fell 5-3 in the ensuing shoot-out. Failure to put..." The post AFCON looses medal for the first time appeared first on OsunDefender.
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Election postponement: INEC can’t ban parties from campaigning – Falana
Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana, on Sunday said the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, cannot ban parties from campaigning following the postponement of the Presidential and National Assembly elections to February 23.
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ARCON Seeks Investigation Into Unilag’s Collapsed On-going Building Project
Following a partially collapsed on-going building project located within the University of Lagos (UNILAG) last week, the Architect Registration Council (ARCON) visited the site seeking for full investigation. The visit, Daily Independent learnt was to get first-hand information on the incident.     The varsity’s on-going building project that experienced the partial collapse is a […] The post ARCON Seeks Investigation Into Unilag’s Collapsed On-going Building Project appeared first on Independent Newspapers Nigeria.
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EPL: Manchester United ready to make De Gea highest paid player
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Election 2019: Governor Yari responsible for polls postponement - Senator Marafa
In a statement sent to Legit.ng on Sunday, February 17, the All Progressives Congress (APC) senator described the postponement as unfortunate, while insisting that Governor Yari is the cause of the shift in dates.
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My Life In Danger, I’m Living In Darkness — Kogi Deputy Governor
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Shift in polls: Catholic cleric urges Nigerians to forgive INEC
Reverend Father Eugene Odo, the cathedral administrator of Nsukka Catholic Diocese, has said Nigerians should not be disappointed with the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), for postponing the general elections.
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Two PDP supporters killed in Ebonyi, party chairman says
Six other persons who sustained gunshot injuries are said to be receiving treatment at various hospitals in the state. The post Two PDP supporters killed in Ebonyi, party chairman says appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
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Most successful and richest African musician in 2018
Who is the ⭐ RICHEST AFRICAN MUSICIAN ⭐ in 2018? Learn the name of the most successful and wealthiest singer, songwriter, producer, and performer with African roots who helps African cities even while living in the USA.
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EPL: Arsenal set to sell Guendouzi to PSG in £60m deal
Arsenal will demand at least £60 million for Matteo Guendouzi following interest from Paris Saint-Germain, The Sunday Express reports. Guendouzi signed for the Gunners last summer, joining in a £6m deal from Lorient. The 19-year-old has quickly established himself at the heart of Unai Emery’s midfield and has made 33 appearances in all competitions for […] EPL: Arsenal set to sell Guendouzi to PSG in £60m deal
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See Strange Response Of PT's Olawepo Hashim To Election Postponement
People's Trust Presidential candidate, Mr Olawepo Hashim just posted a strange response to the postponement of election by Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).
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Card Readers Hijacked By PDP In Some States Sent Results To INEC - Mr Abusidiq
A twitter user Abubakar sidiq has exposed all that PDP has done regarding this election.They already have results issued to them from about 6 core Buhari states and ballot papers already in their possession prior to the elections.Mynd44, lalasticlala, oam4j this deserves front page and is very serious.PDP will never change. They know the only way they can win is via rigging.
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Messi’s penalty earns Barca 1-0 victory against Real Valladolid
Lionel Messi scored a penalty and missed another as La Liga leaders Barcelona ground out an unconvincing 1-0 win over Real Valladolid, while Antoine Griezmann surpassed Fernando Torres with his 130th goal for Atletico Madrid. Messi’s fitness was again in the spotlight on Saturday after a niggling thigh strain in recent weeks, but he completed..." The post Messi’s penalty earns Barca 1-0 victory against Real Valladolid appeared first on OsunDefender.
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ACF condemns recent killings in Kaduna
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Top 20 richest Nigerian actresses in 2018 and their impressive net worth
Find out the names of the ⭐ TOP 20 RICHEST NIGERIAN ACTRESS ⭐ in 2018. All these female actresses are loved by Nigerians, famous in and outside the Nollywood movie industry and successful with multimillion-Naira net worth.
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