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How Olakunrin, Fasoranti’s daughter was killed: Police

Femi Joseph, spokesman for the police in Ondo state explained that Mrs Funke Olakunrin was killed by suspected robbers in broad day on Friday. He…

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Police, Legislature, Judiciary most corrupt institutions in Nigeria – Transparency International

The police, legislature, and the judiciary are among the most corrupt institutions in Nigeria, the Transparency International said in its released survey, Thursday. In the…

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Barcelona, Atletico argue over fee for Griezmann

Atletico Madrid are furiously contesting the €120million announced by Barcelona as the cost of signing Antoine Griezmann, saying it should be €200 million. In a…

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Photos: Christian Chukwu returns to Nigeria after medical treatment

Former Green Eagles (now Super Eagles) captain Christian Chukwu has returned to Nigeria after undergoing medical treatment for stomach upset and waist pain in London….

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Herdsmen kill Afenifere leader, Pa Fasoranti’s daughter

Daughter of the leader of the Yoruba socio-cultural organisation, Afenifere, Pa Reuben Fasoranti has been killed by suspected herdsmen in Ondo State. Mrs. Funke Olakunrin,…

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Why telcos should double $70 billion investments – NCC

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has tasked licenced Mobile Network Operators (MNOs) to double their telecom investments from $70 billion to $140 billion over the next 10 years. According to…

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Ecobank’s head office shut over workers’ sack

Ecobank Nigeria Plc workers under the auspices of the National Union of Banks, Insurance and Financial Institutions Employees (NUBIFIE), have shut down the headquarters of the…

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The number of poor Nigerians increased by 13.9% in 10 years – UNDP

The number of ‘Multi dimensionally poor’ Nigerians increased from 86 million to 98 million between 2007 and 2010. This is according to the 2019 global…

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FG spent highest on commercial loans in servicing external debt in Q1 2019

Commercial loans gulped the largest chunk of the $357.26 million the Federal Government spent on external debt servicing in the first three months of the year…

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Nigeria’s power company secures $1.6 billion to boost power sector

The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN), has confirmed that it received about $1.661 billion worth of investments from international donors to boost power supply in Nigeria. The company’s Managing…

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I can’t be Buhari’s rubber stamp – Lawan

Nigeria’s Senate President, Ahmed Lawan says insinuations that he is rubber stamp of President Muhammadu Buhari is sentimental and laughable. Lawan made this known in…

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Nigerian sells jollof rice in front of Nigerian New York Consulate

Parked in front of Manhattan’s Nigerian consulate, during a blizzard or heat wave, is the intrepid Divine Flavored Food Truck selling home-cooked Nigerian food. Customers…

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Senate will ensure Buhari’s success – Omo-Agege

The Deputy President of the Senate, Sen. Ovie Omo-Agege, on Friday said the Senate would ensure that President Muhammadu Buhari succeeds and delivers on his…

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Fight between Oshiomhole, Gov Obaseki is escalating – Oba of Benin

Oba of Benin Ewuare II says the disagreement between Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State and the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC),…

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Ministerial list: Senate President denies claim as Buhari fights pressure

The Senate President, Ahmed Lawan has reacted to a claim he reportedly made on the Ministerial list after President Muhammadu Buhari’s response regarding time-frame for…

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NEW MOVIE: 21 Bridges

Release date:July 12, 2019 Studio:STXfilms Director:Brian Kirk MPAA Rating:N/A Screenwriter:Adam Mervis Starring:Chadwick Boseman, J.K. Simmons, Sienna Miller, Taylor Kitsch, Keith David, Stephan James Genre:Action, Crime Plot Summary: 21 Bridges (previously titled 17…

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NEW MOVIE: Lying and Stealing

Release date:July 12, 2019 Studio:Vertical Entertainment Director:Matt Aselton MPAA Rating:N/A Screenwriters:Matt Aselton, Adam Nagata Starring:Theo James, Emily Ratajkowski, Fred Melamed, Ebon Moss-Bachrach, Isiah Whitlock Jr, Evan Handler, John Gatins Genre:Thriller Plot Summary:…

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NEW MOVIE: Summer Night

Release date:July 12, 2019 Studio:Samuel Goldwyn Films Director:Joseph Cross MPAA Rating:N/A Screenwriter:Jordan Jolliff Starring:Analeigh Tipton, Bill Milner, Lana Condor, Justin Chatwin, Victoria Justice, Callan McAuliffe, Ella Hunt, Joseph Cross, Ellar Coltrane, Elena Kampouris, Hayden Szeto, Ian…

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NEW MOVIE: The Farewell

Release date:July 12, 2019 Studio:A24 Director:Lulu Wang MPAA Rating:N/A Screenwriter:Lulu Wang Starring:Nora ‘Awkwafina’ Lum, Tzi Ma, Diana Lin, Zhao Shuzhen Genre:Drama Plot Summary: The Farewell follows the story…

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NEW MOVIE: Crawl

RELEASE DATE:July 12, 2019 STUDIO:Paramount Pictures DIRECTOR:Alexandre Aja MPAA RATING:N/A SCREENWRITERS:Michael Rasmussen, Shawn Rasmussen, Alexandre Aja STARRING:Kaya Scodelario GENRE:Thriller, Horror Plot Summary: When a massive hurricane hits her…

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