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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

German passport, most powerful in the world, Nigeria, one of the weakest

German passport, most powerful in the world, Nigeria, one of the weakest

Germany has claimed bragging rights in an annual ranking of the world’s most powerful passports, while the UK and US each fell multiple spots. More

Lassa fever kills doctor, nurse, pregnant woman

Lassa fever kills doctor, nurse, pregnant woman

The Kaduna State Commissioner for Health, Professor Jonathan Nok, on Monday said three persons affected by Lassa fever have been confirmed dead at the Saint Louis Specialist Hospital in Zonkwa, Zango Kataf Local Government Area of Kaduna State. More

Egyptian lawmaker attacked with shoe for dining with Israeli ambassador

Egyptian lawmaker attacked with shoe for dining with Israeli ambassador

Egyptian lawmaker Tawfik Okasha was attacked in parliament on Sunday, with one colleague hurling a shoe at him and others demanding he should be suspended after he invited the Israeli ambassador for dinner. More

Osinbajo lied in the church, says Okupe

Osinbajo lied in the church, says Okupe

Doyin Okupe, former senior special assistant to former president of Nigeria, Goodluck Jonathan on Public Affairs has claimed that Vice President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo lied in the church when he said the federal government in the last 10 years have not constructed a single new raod. More

NIS recruitment scam: Abba Moro, others sent to Kuje Prisons

NIS recruitment scam: Abba Moro, others sent to Kuje Prisons

Former Interior Minister, Abba Moro and a deputy director in the Ministry, F. 0. Alayebami were on Monday ordered to be remanded in prison till Wednesday after they pleaded not guilty to 11-count charge bordering on abuse of procurement process and diversion of public funds preferred against him and four others by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC. More

Man with huge growths on his hands and feet needs a DOZEN operations to remove the painful warts

Man with huge growths on his hands and feet needs a DOZEN operations to remove the painful warts

A Bangladeshi father dubbed ‘Tree Man’ for massive bark-like warts on his hands and feet may need a dozen more operations over the course of over up to a year

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A special ‘Good morning’ greeting to you all.

A special ‘Good morning’ greeting to you all.

Good morning to you all on this day 29th of February. This ‘good morning’ greeting comes once in four years.

Blair’s secret night with Rupert Murdoch’s wife that led to divorce after media mogul found out about it  

Blair’s secret night with Rupert Murdoch’s wife that led to divorce after media mogul found out about it  

Though Blair spent most of his time jetting around Africa and the Middle East after leaving office, he made sure he kept up with Rupert Murdoch, the billionaire owner of the News Corporation media group.

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BVN: Bank customers to present NFIU letters for change of name

BVN: Bank customers to present NFIU letters for change of name

Bank customers, wish to change the names on their accounts to entirely different ones due to the ongoing Bank Verification Number (BVN) registration and accounts linking them, will henceforth tender a letter from the Nigeria Financial Intelligence Unit (NFIU).

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Lady Gaga hit the Oscars red carpet wearing $8 MILLION worth of dazzling jewels

Lady Gaga hit the Oscars red carpet wearing $8 MILLION worth of dazzling jewels

All eyes may be on the glamorous gowns on the Oscar’s red carpet, but the real bang is in the bling.

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NCC fines Glo, MTN N34m for non-compliance to number portability

NCC fines Glo, MTN N34m for non-compliance to number portability

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has fined MTN Nigeria and Globacom Ltd (Glo) a total of N34 million for breach of the Mobile Number Portability (MNP) business rules and regulations.

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CAF congratulates new FIFA President

CAF congratulates new FIFA President

Issa Hayatou, the head of the Confederation of African Football (CAF), has formally written to Gianni Infantino to congratulate him after being voted in as the new president of football’s world governing body Fifa.

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FG saves N2.29bn from removal of 23,846 ghost workers from payroll

FG saves N2.29bn from removal of 23,846 ghost workers from payroll

Nigeria’s Federal Government said on Sunday that it has saved the sum of N2.293 billion from removal of 23,846 ghost workers from payroll for February 2016 when compared to December 2015 at which time the BVN audit process commenced. More