Daily Archives: January 19, 2018

Gunmen abduct five oil workers in Niger Delta

Five oil workers have been kidnapped in Nigeria’s restive southern Niger Delta region, an area regularly hit by militant attacks and abductions, police told AFP ...

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Self exile: Puigdemont plans to govern Catalonia from Belgium

Catalonia’s former leader Carles Puigdemont, who was sacked by Madrid over his attempt to break from Spain, said Friday he can govern the region from ...

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Petroleum Industry Governance Bill will end fuel crisis – Saraki

President of the Nigerian Senate, Dr. Bukola Saraki, says the passing of the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB) by the House of Representatives on Wednesday, ...

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Wande Coal releases `Turkey Nla’ music video

Branded Wande Coal, Oluwatobi Ojosipe, Nigerian song writer and singer, has released a new music video titled `Turkey Nla’ The former Mavins Records strong man ...

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Police arraign woman for impersonating Aisha Buhari

The Police on Friday arraigned one Aishatu Bello , 37, in a Wuse Zone 2 Magistrates’ Court, Abuja, for allegedly impersonating as the wife of the ...

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Pele in hospital after collapse

Football greatest, Pele, is in hospital after collapsing due to exhaustion, preventing him from travelling to London for an engagement this weekend. According to the ...

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Ekwueme’s funeral rites begin today

The final funeral rites for former Vice-President Alex Ekwueme will begin in Lagos on Friday (today). The Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr. ...

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Carpenter pleads guilty to raping 18-year-old daughter

A 45-year old carpenter, Olumide Akinleye, who allegedly cohabited with and raped his own daughter, is to remain behind bars pending judgment, an Iyaganku Chief ...

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Boko Haram kills five in Adamawa village

Boko Haram jihadists have killed five people in an attack on a village in Adamawa state, a community leader and a local resident said on ...

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Fraudsters hack into National Bank of Kenya

The National Bank of Kenya on Friday confirmed it was hacked and 29 million shillings (N101.4m) lost in the process. In a statement seen by ...

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