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APC senator blasts own party over N11trn loan, says PDP borrowed less in 16 years

The lawmaker representing Kogi West on the platform of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Senator Dino Melaye has stated that whereas the Peoples Democratic Party,…

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Another animal may have swallowed $150,000

The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has mistakenly paid the Athletics Federations of Nigeria (AFN) $150,000 (over N54million) instead of $15,000 (over N5million). The…

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Senate rejected only 13 executive nominees in two years

  Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has revealed that since the 8th Senate was inaugurated in June 2015, it has confirmed 227 out of…

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Zidane tells Real Madrid President to sign Salah this summer

Real Madrid manager, Zinedine Zidane has reportedly told the club President, Florentino Perez to sign Liverpool ace, Mohamed Salah this summer. Spanish media outlet, Diario…

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APC showers praises on Osinbajo as VP clocks 61

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has hailed Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, GCON, SAN, on the special occasion of his birthday. The VP clocks 61…

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IPOB threatens Ohanaeze, says it will attack group

The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, on Wednesday warned the leadership of Ohanaeze Ndigbo against organising any public event to discuss the issue of restructuring…

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INEC reports its staff to DSS, give reasons

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, on Wednesday said it has reported some of its senior officials in Taraba State to the Department of State…

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Obiano sacks 18 Commissioners, others

The Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano, on Wednesday sacked 18 commissioners in his cabinet. Some political appointees in ministries, departments and agencies were also sacked….

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Exercise in Heat and Hot Baths May Be Safe During Pregnancy

If you’re pregnant and want to exercise in warm weather or take hot baths or short saunas, that’s safe, according to new research. Australian researchers…

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Taking Birth Control Pills After 40

Many women I speak to are surprised to learn that they can take birth control pills in their 40s and early 50s, as long as their health…

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‘Obesity paradox’ debunked

A new study debunks the “obesity paradox,” a counterintuitive finding that showed people who have been diagnosed with cardiovascular disease live longer if they are…

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Largest study of its kind finds alcohol use biggest risk factor for dementia

This study looked specifically at the effect of alcohol use disorders, and included people who had been diagnosed with mental and behavioural disorders or chronic…

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Holding hands can sync brainwaves, ease pain, study shows

Reach for the hand of a loved one in pain and not only will your breathing and heart rate synchronize with theirs, your brain wave…

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Don’t Drill Boreholes Near Graves, Ecologist Warns

An ecologist, Mr Richard Inyamkume, has advised Nigerians against drilling boreholes near graves, to prevent drinking poisonous water. Inyamkume, who is the Senior Programme Officer,…

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US provides $533m humanitarian aid for Nigeria,others

The United States government has announced about $533million in humanitarian assistance for Nigeria, Ethiopia, Somalia, and South Sudan, as well as countries in the Lake…

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Anger and frustration prevails as TSU embark on another indefinite strike

Students of Taraba State University in Jalingo have expressed anger and frustration at the institution’s branch of the  Academic Staff Union of Universities ASUU having…

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INEC To Commence Distribution Of PVCs In Mid May

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says the distribution of Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) to their owners will begin by middle of May. The Ebonyi…

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Pregnancy, ill-health force court to grant Maryam Sanda

A Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court has granted bail to Maryam Sanda, the woman that was alleged to have killed her husband, Bilyamin Bello….

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PSG ready to replace Emery with Wenger

Despite Arsene Wenger’s determination to see out his Arsenal contract which runs until 2019, Paris Saint-Germain are said to be stepping up their interest in…

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Frank Lampard attacks PSG after Real Madrid defeat

Chelsea legend, Frank Lampard, has slammed Paris Saint-Germain after their Champions League round-of-16 elimination at the hands of Real Madrid. Lampard was not happy with…

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