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Nigerian Government crashes visa fees by 11% for US citizens

The Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola has announced the review of visa fees payable by United States citizens by 11% from $180 (N55,260) to $160 (N49,120). A statement signed by Mohammed Manga, stated the Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIC), Muhammad Babandede, had been directed to implement reduction with effect from Thursday, August 29, 2019. […]

Entertainment

You are still leaving on Sunday’ – Nigerians react as Esther kisses Frodd

A cross section of Nigerians have reacted to the passionate kiss shared between Big Brother Naija, BBNaija, housemates, Frodd and Esther. This is as Esther on Wednesday night suddenly kissed Frodd. Esther, who had severally turned down Frodd, kissed him during their presentation on Wednesday. DAILY POST recalls that Esther had earlier turned down Frodd’s […]

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Actress Ruth Kadiri shares first photo of her newborn daughter.

It is raining babies in Nollywood this August as yet another Actress, Ruth Kadiri, welcomed her bundle of Joy . The proud mother who welcomed the child on the 26th of August, with her husband Mr. Ezerika took to Instagram to share first photo of her baby daughter and revealed they have named her, Reign Nwachinemelu Ezerika. […]

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Exclusive photos from Ronke Odusanya’s naming ceremony in America

Nollywood actress, Ronke Odusanya recently welcomed her first child in the U.S. and the naming ceremony held last weekend in America in line with islamic rites. The actress and her man, Saheed Aranmolate otherwise called Don Jago christened the child Oluwafifehanmi, Fareeha, Olamiposi. See more photos from the naming ceremony below… Share Share this…LinkedinFacebookTwitter

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I will limit my pride – Tacha apologises

Big Brother Niaja, ‘Pepper Dem’ edition housemate, Tacha has promised to be on a good behavior henceforth in the reality show. Tacha made the promise on Monday while speaking to Sir Dee following strikes issued her by Big Brother. Recall, Biggie on Sunday evening issued Tacha a second strike for disobeying BBNaija rules and undermining […]

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This Happened After Nigerian Man Impregnated Underage Girl In The U.S

Relationship adviser and blogger, Joro Olumofin has shared the story of a woman whose husband impregnated a minor in the United States of America and took her for abortion. There were complications and the girl is presently battling for her life. The man has been detained by the police and is set to be charged […]

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President’s aide sacked after testifying in TB Joshua’s church

President of Sierra Leone, Julius Bio, has sacked his state chief of protocol (SCOP), Edna Kargbo, following an open church testimony. Kargbo had travelled to Nigeria to give a testimony at the Synagogue Church of All Nations owned by popular Nigerian evangelist TB Joshua. Showing photos of her appointment letter and luxurious house to a […]

Naija News

Police rescue ABU Law students, speak on operation

The Kaduna State Police Command says its operatives have rescued three students of Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) Zaria, abducted on Monday along Abuja-Kaduna highway. The Command’s Public Relations Officers, DSP Yakubu Sabo, however, said in a press statement issued on Wednesday in Kaduna, that three other persons were still being held by the kidnappers. “The Command […]

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Kogi guber: APC makes u-turn, clears another aspirant hours to primary

The National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has cleared a governorship aspirant, Babatunde Ayo Kunle Irukera to contest the party’s Kogi governorship primaries. Lanre Issa-Onilu, APC National Publicity Secretary, said this in a terse statement Wednesday night “Babatunde Ayo Kunle Irukera successfully met the conditions provided by the Party’s guidelines for […]

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APC postpones Bayelsa governorship primary

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has shifted the date for the Bayelsa governorship primary from Thursday, August 29 to Saturday, August 31, 2019. This was contained in a terse statement on Wednesday by the National Publicity Secretary, Lanre Issa-Onilu. “The party has also adopted the Direct mode of primary in line with the written request […]

football sports

Carabao Cup: Arsenal, Chelsea, Man City discover opponents [Full draw]

The draw for the third round of this season’s Carabao Cup was conducted on Wednesday night. Holders Manchester City will be away at Preston, while League One outfit MK Dons host Liverpool. Manchester United will welcome Rochdale to Old Trafford. Chelsea will take on the winner of the Grimsby/Macclesfield Town tie, while Arsenal play Nottingham […]

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Kidnappers take 3 ABU students, 4 others on Kaduna route, 5 women in Katsina

Dare-devil kidnappers and bandits have sent several messages to Nigeria’s police chief and the military that they are still a potent force and as they struck in Katsina and Kaduna states. On the notorious Kaduna-Abuja highway, three final year law students of Ahmadu Bello University Zaria were among no fewer than seven people abducted Tuesday […]

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Nigeria: A few bad eggs spoil the bunch

  Over the past few days, Nigeria has been entangled in a number of controversial headlines. From the arrest of a popular Nigerian entrepreneur for fraud to the Jumia internal staff fraud scandal and the indictment of 80 Nigerians in the US for fraud and cyber-related offences, Nigeria has faced immense fraud-related negative press coverage. Over […]

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Aviation sector to contribute over N1.2tn to Nigeria’s GDP by 2020

The Minister of Aviation of Nigeria, Hadi Sirika has unveiled his transformational plan for the Nigerian Aviation sector, promising to increase the sector’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) contribution by 1% in 2020, an estimation of over N1.2 trillion. Sirika, giving more details on his vision for the sector, proposed an industry that would provide utmost comfort, safety, […]

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GTBank’s Segun Agbaje shares his thoughts on CBN’s loan policies

Nigerian billionaire and Chief Executive Officer of Guaranty Trust Bank Plc, Segun Agbaje, granted an interview to Arise TV earlier today during which he shared his thoughts on the various moves by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) towards ensuring that banks lend more to the real sector of the economy. The business executive also described as “homegrown innovation” […]