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Reverend King to die by hanging, Supreme Court dismisses appeal

Reverend King to die by hanging, Supreme Court dismisses appeal

The Supreme Court has confirmed the verdict of the lower courts by confirming the death sentence of Rev. Chukwuemeka Ezeugo, a.k.a Reverend King. More

Fan, 5, with ‘plastic bag’ shirt gets sent real thing by Lionel Messi

Fan, 5, with ‘plastic bag’ shirt gets sent real thing by Lionel Messi

The little boy who went viral after making a homemade Lionel Messi shirt out of a carrier bag has finally got the real thing.

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To die or not? Supreme Court decides Reverend King’s fate today

To die or not? Supreme Court decides Reverend King’s fate today

The Supreme Court will give the final word today whether Rev. Chukwuemeka Ezeugo, a.k.a Reverend King should be hanged for murder or whether he should spend some few years more in jail. More

Man United defender’s mum still drives him into training

Man United defender’s mum still drives him into training

Everyone may remember their mum taking them to football as a youngster, but you’d imagine those days are in the past for most professional players.

However, for one Manchester United star, it’s still happening.

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Lagos cancels sanitation for UTME

Lagos cancels sanitation for UTME

The Lagos State Government has lifted the restriction order on human and vehicular movement during the February monthly environmental sanitation exercise in order to allow students, invigilators and other stakeholders participate effectively in the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME, organized by Joint Admission Matriculation Board (JAMB) expected to begin tomorrow. More

Court throws out Etisalat suit challenging MTN’s Visafone acquisition

Court throws out Etisalat suit challenging MTN’s Visafone acquisition

Justice Ibrahim Buba of the Federal High Court in Lagos, yesterday, struck out a suit filed by Etisalat Nigeria Limited challenging MTN’s use of the 800megahertz (MHZ) spectrum following the acquisition of Visafone for lack of jurisdiction.

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Girl, 18, admits she wasn’t gang raped and WAS having sex with her father in park

Girl, 18, admits she wasn’t gang raped and WAS having sex with her father in park

An 18-year-old girl who claimed she was gang raped by five teenage boys while she was with her father in a park has admitted to having consensual sex with her father in early January.

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Tired of worshiping the devil , God spoke to me – Chris Brown

Tired of worshiping the devil , God spoke to me – Chris Brown

The renowned American Hip-hop Singer Chris Brown implicitly stated that he is tired of serving the devil, and having the devil ruin his life. Recently, in a post on instagram, the artist blamed the devil for trying to ruin his life. He talks about suicide  and also claims to have heard God speak to him for the very first time.

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FG confirms receipt of N50bn from MTN

FG confirms receipt of N50bn from MTN

The minister of communications Adebayo Shittu yesterday confirmed that MTN Nigeria’s down payment of N50billion out of the N780bn fine slammed on it by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) for regulatory infractions.

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Senate orders former EFCC chairman’s arrest over N1tr fraud

Senate orders former EFCC chairman’s arrest over N1tr fraud

The Senate committee on Ethics, Privileges and Public Petitions yesterday recommended the issuance of a warrant of arrest on a former chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr. Ibrahim Lamorde, over alleged diversion of N1trillion recovered stolen funds.

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BREAKING: Sunday Oliseh resigns as Super Eagles coach

BREAKING: Sunday Oliseh resigns as Super Eagles coach

Super Eagles head coach, Sunday Oliseh has announced his retirement from his first major job as coach in the early hours of Friday, 26 February. More

Half of gay black men in U.S. likely to have HIV, CDC says

Half of gay black men in U.S. likely to have HIV, CDC says

Reuters/Thomson Reuters Foundation: Half of all black gay and bisexual men in the United States are projected to be diagnosed with HIV, a government study shows, in a ratio parallel to the prevalence of the virus among such men in developing nations such as Mauritania and Senegal. More

Hawkers protest, as sachet water sells for N20

Hawkers protest, as sachet water sells for N20

Scores of hawkers of sachet water, otherwise known as ‘pure water’ Thursday protested in Benin, following a sudden upward review of its price from N10 to N20 per sachet.‎ More

Wike stops overseas scholarship for Rivers students

Wike stops overseas scholarship for Rivers students

The Rivers State Government has stopped the funding of overseas scholarship for its students currently enjoying it in various Universities overseas. More

Indian man shot dead for complaining about loud music

Indian man shot dead for complaining about loud music

An Indian fitness instructor shot and killed a man who complained about loud music blaring from his New Delhi gym, reports said on Thursday.

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