WAFU tourney: Eaglets beat B’Faso 1-0, qualify for U-17 AFCON

  • January 16, 2021   11:39am
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 A 77th minute goal by Emmanuel Papo against Burkina Faso fired the  Golden Eaglets to the final of the WAFU U-17 tournament on Friday night...

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Antetokounmpo’s Bucks beat Mavs, James leads Lakers past Pelicans

  • January 16, 2021   11:37am
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Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 31 points and had nine rebounds to power the Milwaukee Bucks to a 112-109 victory over Luka Doncic’s Dallas Mavericks i...

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I go to US often to perform sacrifices for clients –Ifa priest, Elebuibon

  • January 16, 2021   10:22am
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Chief Ifayemi Elebuibon is a renowned cultural promoter and diviner. In this interview with BOLA BAMIGBOLA, he speaks about his childhood, work and sundry issues...

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COVID-19: Again, FG snubs Osinbajo report, mobilises corpers to camps

  • January 16, 2021   07:13am
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The Federal Government has again snubbed a recommendation by the Economic Sustainability Committee led by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and decided to re-open orientation camps nationwide next Tuesday amid rising COVID-19 infections. The Osinbajo-led committee had in June 2020 recommended that while the N...

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Man United legend Rooney appointed Derby coach

  • January 15, 2021   06:36pm
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Manchester United and England great Wayne Rooney ended his illustrious playing career on Friday to take up the job of managing Championship side Derby...

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Only God can give victory over insecurity, says Adesina

  • January 15, 2021   06:34pm
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The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, says Nigerians who fail to commit the security situation into the hands of God could be guilty of indirectly prolonging the war against insurgency. Adesina said this in an article on Thursday titled, ‘The Decent for the Indece...

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BREAKING: Shell sells stake in Nigerian oil block for $533m

  • January 15, 2021   06:31pm
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The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited has announced the completion of the sale of its 30 per cent interest in Oil Mining Lease 17 in the Eastern Niger Delta and associated infrastructure to TNOG Oil and Gas Limited for a consideration of $533m. The oil major said in a statement o...

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Nigeria’s Inflation Rises To 15.75%

  • January 15, 2021   02:05pm
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The consumer price index, (CPI), Thursday ...

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Pigeons released by Buhari refuse to fly at Armed Forces remembrance

  • January 15, 2021   12:43pm
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The doves, otherwise known as white pigeons, released by the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), at the Armed Forces Remembrance Day ceremony, refused to fly despite multiple attempts by the President thereby sparking a debate on social media on Friday. The President had opened the...

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Resumption: Private Schools Will Have COVID-19 Isolation Rooms – Proprietors

  • January 15, 2021   12:11pm
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Private schools nationwide have said they ...

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Uganda's President, Museveni Takes Early Election Lead As Bobi Wine Alleges Fraud

  • January 15, 2021   12:02pm
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Longhtime leader, Yoweri Museveni, took an early lead in Uganda’s presidential election according to preliminary results on Friday, though his main rival, Bobi Wine, said there had been widespread fraud and his supporters had the right to protest, Reuters reports. With 29.4% of votes from Thursday’s ...

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Harming Kukah Will Consume Nigeria, Reno Omokri Warns Muslim Group

  • January 15, 2021   11:59am
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media aide to then President Goodluck Jonathan, Reno Omokri, has warned the Muslim Solidarity Forum to stop intimidating the Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Sokoto, Matthew Kukah, or be prepared for an equal threat. The Muslim Solidarity Forum had on Tuesday asked Kukah to tender an unreserved apolog...

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Bandits Kidnap Zamfara APC Chairman's Seven Children, Demand N50m

  • January 14, 2021   04:23pm
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Bandits have demanded N50m to release the ...

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Amotekun Operative "Mistakenly" Shoots 21-year-old Student Dead In Ibadan

  • January 14, 2021   04:17pm
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Tosin Thomas, a 21-year-old student,  ...

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Dad Rapes Seven-Year-Old Daughter In Lagos, Wife Cries For Justice

  • January 14, 2021   04:14pm
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The Lagos State Police Command has arrested a man, Samuel Solomon, for allegedly defiling his seven-year-old daughter for two years. The mother of the child, Rose Solomon, who made the complaint, alleged that her husband, Solomon, defiled her daughter and used a white handkerchief to clean the priv...

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Andy Murray tests positive for COVID-19

  • January 14, 2021   11:26am
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Former world number one Andy Murray has tested positive for coronavirus....

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NIN deadline stands, as NCC awaits govt’s advice

  • January 14, 2021   11:25am
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The Nigerian Communications Commission on Wednesday said it was awaiting the advice of the Federal Government as regards the deadline for the integration of Subscriber Identification Modules with valid National Identity Numbers. It also stated that the earlier announced deadlines were still in force de...

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First Premier League goal in 15 months excites Iwobi

  • January 13, 2021   05:00pm
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Super Eagles midfielder Alex Iwobi has expressed delight over his goal against Wolverhampton Wanderers in their English Premier League encounter at Molineux on Tuesday. The PUNCH reports that before scoring in Tuesday night’s clash, Iwobi last scored in September 2019 against Wolves in a home game fo...

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Pogba urges calm ahead of Liverpool, United clash

  • January 13, 2021   04:57pm
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Paul Pogba says he and his Manchester United teammates must remain relaxed despite being in the unaccustomed position of topping the Premier League when they travel to champions Liverpool on Sunday. Pogba’s goal secured United a 1-0 win over Burnley on Tuesday which sent them three points clear of the R...

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Nothing wrong with Amotekun operatives fortifying themselves –Makinde’s aide

  • January 13, 2021   04:55pm
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Fatai Owoseni, Special Adviser on Security Matters to Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, on Wednesday, says there is nothing wrong with operatives of the State Security Network Agency popularly known as Amotekun fortifying themselves in ways they find acceptable. Owoseni, a former police commissioner, s...

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