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Philippines Marks Massacre Anniversary With Calls For Justice.

Relatives of 58 people slain in the Philippines’ worst political massacre held a tearful vigil Saturday to mark a decade since the killings. They lit candles and released white balloons

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CEO AIR PEACE AIRLINE CHARGED WITH BANK FRAUD AND MONEY LAUNDERING

The United States has charged the CEO of Air Peace Airline, Allen Onyema, with bank fraud and money laundering. According to a statement issued on Friday by the US Department

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Eight South African Police Officers On Trial Over Killing Of Nigerian

  The trial of eight South African police officers charged with the torture and murder of Nigerian National, Ibrahim Olamilekan Badmus, 25-years old who was accused of selling drugs in

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Nigeria’s GDP Grows By 2.28% In Third Quater Of 2019

Data that was made available by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) shows that Nigeria’s gross domestic product (GDP) grew by 2.28% in the third quarter of 2019. The GDP

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SENATE PASSES FINANCE BILL.

Members of the upper chamber of the National Assembly passed the bill during Thursday’s plenary after it scaled through the third reading on the floor of the Senate. The bill,

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INEC PRESENTS CERTIFICATE OF RETURN TO BAYELSA STATE GOVERNOR ELECT, DAVID LYON

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has presented a Certificate of Return to the Bayelsa State Governor-Elect, David Lyon f All Progressives Congress (APC) who defeated 44 candidates including the

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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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