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Transfer: Nwabali open to remaining in South Africa despite Europe links

Nigeria goalkeeper, Stanley Nwabali has dropped a hint on his future, claiming he is not desperate to play in Europe. Nwabali has been in the…
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Police rescue additional seven abducted varsity students

Operatives of the Nigeria Police Force have rescued an additional seven abducted students of the Confluence University of Science and Technology, Osara, Kogi State. PUNCH…
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Alleged misappropriation: Kano CJ transfers Ganduje’s case to new judge

The Kano State Chief Judge, Justice Dije Abdu-Aboki, has transferred the case of alleged misappropriation and diversion of funds filed against All Progressives Congress, APC,…
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Akwa Ibom PDP begins registration of new members, targets 6.9 million

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Akwa Ibom State said it has begun registration of new members and a reassessment campaign in the state. In a…
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Troops neutralize six terrorists, rescue 48 hostages in Borno, Zamfara

The Nigerian Army said its troops engaged terrorists in the North East during a Counter-terrorism operation and have successfully exterminated 6 Boko Haram/ISWAP terrorists and…
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Convicted billionaire kidnapper, Evans re-arraigned, opts for plea bargain

Convicted billionaire kidnapper, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, popularly known as Evans and his co-defendant Joseph Emeka, who were sentenced to life in prison for murder and kidnap…
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Reps threaten to cancel NRC’s PPP arrangements, concessions, summons Transport Minister

The House of Representatives Committee investigating the Public Private Partnership and Concessions programmes of the federal government has threatened to cancel all leases and concessions…
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5 Israeli soldiers killed, 7 injured in Gaza by errant Israeli tank shelling

Five Israeli soldiers were killed and seven others injured by errant Israeli tank fire in the Jabalia refugee camp in the northern Gaza Strip. The…
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Rivers: Wike not APC member but influential in Tinubu’s govt – Magnus Abe

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Senator Magnus Abe, has described the Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Nyesom Wike, as an…
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NNL Super Eight playoff winner to get N5m

The Nigeria National League has announced a cash price of N5 million for the winner of the Super Eight playoff tournament. The NNL chairman, George…
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FG to reconstitute governing councils of universities – NUC

The acting Executive Secretary of the National Universities Commission, Chris Maiyaki, says the Federal Government is working to reconstitute the governing councils of universities. According…
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NECO denies extending exam registration date

The National Examinations Council has confirmed that the closing date for the 2024 Senior School Certificate Examination Internal Registration remains unchanged. NECO in a statement…
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EPL: I’m disappointed – Pochettino slams Chelsea star after 2-1 win at Brighton

Chelsea manager, Mauricio Pochettino, has said he is disappointed by Reece James’ red card during their 2-1 win at Brighton on Wednesday. James was sent…
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Minimum wage: Labour dumps negotiation over FG’s N48,000 proposal

The Nigeria Labour Congress and Trade Union Congress on Wednesday dumped the minimum wage negotiation after the Federal Government offered to pay N48,000, a figure…
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NSCDC Arrest 2 for Serial Robbery, Burglary in Ilorin

The Kwara State Command of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), has successfully dismantled a notorious burglary syndicate responsible for series of break-ins at…
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Cardiovascular Diseases Kill 10,000 Europeans A Day: WHO

The World Health Organization, WHO, has disclosed that cardiovascular disease is responsible for 40 per cent of deaths in Europe, while also urging Europeans to…
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Ukraine Detains Six Accused Of Guiding Russian Strikes

The Security Service of Ukraine has today revealed that six people accused of helping Russia strike an apartment building in the eastern Donetsk region have…
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Amusan, Harrison renew rivalry at adidas Atlanta City Games Saturday

Tobi Amusan will face off against Kendra Harrison in a highly anticipated women’s 100m hurdles at the 2024 Adidas Atlanta City Games on Saturday, May 28.…
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Aruna thwarts Egyptian foe to reclaim ITTF Africa Cup

For the first time since 2017, Quadri Aruna has again emerged as the International Table Tennis Federation, ITTF, Africa Cup champion after defeating Egypt’s Mohamed EL…
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BREAKING: Emefiele granted N300m bail in fresh criminal trial

A Federal Capital Territory, FCT, High Court sitting in Maitama has granted former Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Godwin Emefiele, a N300…
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