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Deadly Attack launched In Zamfara By Cattle Gang.

A gang of cattle thieves killed 14 people overnight Sunday in a remote village in Zamfara State, police said, the latest assault in a long-running series of tit-for-tat attacks. Police

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Nigerian singer, Burna Boy, has made the list of nominees for 2020 Grammy Awards.

In the recently released list on Grammys.com website, Burna’s African Giant album is nominated for ‘Best World Music category.’ The nomination is for albums containing at least 51% playing time of new

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SOCIAL MEDIA BILL PASSES SECOND READING.

The Protection from Internet Falsehood and Manipulations Bill also known as the Social Media Bill has passed second reading with support by majority of senators. Despite opposition to the proposed

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HAPPY MOTHER’S DAY TO SLAY queen FROM queen’s COLLEGE NOT Queen’s COLLEGE- Alibaba reacts to video of mother fighting school’s security guards.

Alibaba, Nigerian comedian, has reacted to the viral video of the mother of a Queen’s College student fighting the security guards of the government-owned girl’s secondary school for turning back

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MARADONA QUITS AS COACH OF ARGENTINA’S GIMNASI.

Argentina legend Diego Maradona has quit as coach of Superliga side Gimnasia, less than three months after taking over, a club source told AFP on Tuesday. Maradona resigned and will

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DEONTAY WILDER SAYS HE’S OPEN TO WWE STINT FOLLOWING TYSON FURY’S WRESTLING DEBUT.

WBC Heavyweight champion of the world, Deontay Wilder, has admitted that he is open to the possibility of doing professional wrestling just like his rival, Tyson Fury did last month

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SENATOR VOWS TO GO AHEAD WITH BILLS TO ESTABLISH PROHIBITION OF HATE SPEECH.

 Despite criticism from various quarters, Senator Abdullahi Sabi, has vowed to go ahead with the bill to establish a National Commission for the prohibition of Hate Speech. Briefing journalists at

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YAHAYA BELLO RE-ELECTED AS THE KOGI STATE GOVERNOR.

The candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kogi State, Yahaya Bello, has been re-elected as the governor of the state. Having scored the highest number of votes in

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APC’S CANDIDATE, DAVID LYON EMERGES AS THE WINNER OF BAYELSA STATE GOVERNORSHIP ELECTION.

The candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr David Lyon, has won the November 16 governorship election in Bayelsa State. The Returning Officer of the Independent National Electoral Commission

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INEC DECLARES THE KOGI WEST SENATORIAL RERUN ELECTION INCONCLUSIVE.

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared the Kogi West senatorial rerun election inconclusive. According to Professor Olayinde Lawal the returning officer, The margin between the candidate of the

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