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N/Korea: US student apologises for poster theft

N/Korea: US student apologises for poster theft

A detained American student tearfully apologised for attempting to steal a political banner in North Korea from his hotel after being paraded in front of the media in Pyongyang.

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Real reason Oliseh quit Eagles job — Peterside

Real reason Oliseh quit Eagles job — Peterside

Former Super Eagles goalkeeper Idah Peterside has said the real reason for Sunday Oliseh’s resignation from the national team is because the Nigeria Football Federation started discussion with other managers behind his back.

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Woman held for Moscow child ‘beheading’

Woman held for Moscow child ‘beheading’

Police in the Russian capital Moscow have arrested a woman on suspicion of murdering a child after she was found apparently carrying a severed head.

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Eagles? I’m through – Enyeama

Eagles? I’m through – Enyeama

Vincent Enyeama has ruled out a return to the Nigeria senior national team, claiming he does not want to talk about the issue again.

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3 handset snatchers arrested in V.I.

3 handset snatchers arrested in V.I.

Three suspected handset snatchers alleged to be terrorising and robbing fun seekers in Victoria Island have been arrested. More

Buhari to pay N5,000 stipend to extremely poor Nigerians

Buhari to pay N5,000 stipend to extremely poor Nigerians

Nigeria’s Presidency has denied stories that the Muhammadu Buhari administration may have stopped its promise to pay N5,000 stipend to some vulnerable Nigerians as promised by the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, during its electioneering campaign. More

UI asks 97 students to withdraw over poor academic performance

UI asks 97 students to withdraw over poor academic performance

The Registrar of the University of Ibadan, UI, Mr. Olujimi Olukoya, has disclosed that the premier institution has expelled 97 students from various academic programmes in the university. More

Why naira weakened against the dollar

Why naira weakened against the dollar

Alhaji Aminu Gwadabe, President, Association of Bureau de Change Operators in Nigeria, said unauthroised persons posing as Bureau de Change (BDC) operators caused irregular fluctuations in the parallel market. More

#NoBankingDay: Nigerian bank customers protest charges

#NoBankingDay: Nigerian bank customers protest charges

Hour to the planned boycott of the Nigerian banks on 1 March, the National President, Constance Shareholders Association of Nigeria (CSAN), Mr Shehu Mikail, on Monday urged all bank users to join the protest.

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I’m not keeping Ese Oruru, says Emir Sanusi

I’m not keeping Ese Oruru, says Emir Sanusi

The Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammadu Sanusi II, on Monday, said he was not keeping a 15-year old girl said to have been converted to Islam. More

Thief robs Napoli star, asks him to dedicate goal to him

Thief robs Napoli star, asks him to dedicate goal to him

Napoli striker Lorenzo Insigne has been robbed at gunpoint, according to his agent – with the thief asking Insigne to dedicate a goal to him as he fled. More

How Jonathan handed Nigeria’s sovereign wealth fund to Tony Blair, JP Morgan

How Jonathan handed Nigeria’s sovereign wealth fund to Tony Blair, JP Morgan

Tony Blair continues to come under the spotlight as more claims against him emerge from the explosive new biography by investigative journalist, Tom Bower. More

3 night guards gang-rape teenager

3 night guards gang-rape teenager

A 16-year-old girl has been hospitalized after three night guards abducted and gang-raped her till day break. More

N225,000 Bribe: Drama as Rickey Tarfa denies own affidavit

N225,000 Bribe: Drama as Rickey Tarfa denies own affidavit

Ruling in the case of unlawful arrest brought by Rickey Tarfa, SAN, against the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, and three others persons which was billed for today suffered a setback sequel to the applicant’s attempt to introduce new evidence.

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Outrage in Denmark as Imam advocates stoning for adulterers

Outrage in Denmark as Imam advocates stoning for adulterers

Leading politicians in Denmark on Monday reacted with anger over remarks by an Imam who argued that adulterers should be stoned, citing Sharia Law. More