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Man attempt suicide on radio mast – Picture

A young man identified as Somalia Abdullahi Shabegehas has climbed a radio transmission mast in attempt to commit suicide unless the Governor of Zamfara, Abdulhaziz Yari steps down as the chairman of Nigeria’s governors Forum. According to an eye witness ”the young entrepreneur who has currently being convinced to come down the mast arrived the […]

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Finland now happiest country in the world

Finland has overtaken Norway to become the happiest nation on earth, according to a UN report. The 2018 World Happiness Report also charts the steady decline of the US as the world’s largest economy grapples with a crisis of obesity, substance abuse and depression. The study reveals the US has slipped to 18th place, five places down on […]

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Illegal transmission: Radio frequency jam unsettles listeners nationwide – NBE

…No formal complaint yet –NBC Indications have emerged that radio stations in the country have continued to flout the directives of the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) on recommended transmitter power in city-based FM stations, which has resulted in frequency clashes all over the country. This development is said to be most prevalent in Lagos and […]

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Improvised explosives kills 4 soldiers in Borno

Heavy IED Explosion Kills 4 Soldiers In Borno | Sahara Reporters A massive explosion from an Improvised Explosive Device, on Sunday, killed soldiers of 8 Division of the Nigerian Army in Kagaruwa near Monguno in Borno State. The incident, military sources informed SaharaReporters, occurred at about 8 am. It also injured many other soldiers, disclosed […]

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9-yr-old boy saves his brother from dying in a well

A brave boy identified as Francis Akachukwu Eze, from Eastern Nigeria, has made his family proud byentering a well so to safe his 3-year-old brother who fell inside. The 9-year-old boy whose neighbours tried to prevent him from entering the well, reportedly told them “My brother must not die,” as he summoned courage, went inside the well […]

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Woman thanks God for saving her life and her family

A family of 5 had an accident today in Ase Creek, Kwale, Delta State. While waiting for pontoon, their motorcycle failed brake. If not for people around that quickly ran for their rescue, it would have been a different story. Other pictures:

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Joker for Tinubu

To beat the fresh onslaught against his continued stay as the party’s chairman, Saturday Sun gathered that Oyegun and his exco have prepared a new strategy document to foil any court action and get the next NEC meeting to ratify the committee’s one-year extension. Read the news

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Graphic: Aba strange baby

There was panic after a woman gave birth to a strange baby at a hospital in Aba, Abia state. The incident which happened today reportedly shocked the hospital officials and those around following the ”strange” birth. According to Cynthia Chioma, the woman survived the delivery and is said to be alive. The baby died after […]

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Child dies after neck gets stuck in truck window

The Durango Herald A 2-year-old Durango girl died Wednesday after her neck became stuck in an automatic car window, according to the La Plata County Sheriff’s Office. Authorities have not released the name of victim or her family but said they live in Durango. Sheriff’s Office spokesman Chris Burke said a father took his … Read more

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Nigeria: Navy Commander dies in his sleep while on official duty

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AKON/ZUCKERBERG 2020 – Akon wants to run against Trump

Akon can see himself in the White House … and he wants Mark Zuckerberg to help him beat President Trump in 2020. We got the singer at LAX Thursday and wanted to know how he would defeat Trump, hypothetically speaking. Our guy barely finished asking the question when Akon pounced at the opportunity to debate 45, and obviously thinks he […]

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Shocking! 54 severed hand found in bag – Russia

Shocked locals have discovered a bag containing 27 pairs of severed human hands in far eastern Russia. The shocking find was made close to the city of Khabarovsk in Siberia, close to the border with China. A local found one of the hands lying on the shore of a river, leading police officers to a […]

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Balotelli scorns Italy’s first black senator

Mario Balotelli, Italy’s most famous black footballer, said on Wednesday a politician who has become the first black person elected to the Senate should be ashamed of himself for representing a fiercely anti-migrant party. Nigerian-born Toni Iwobi moved to Italy in 1976 and joined the League in 1993, serving as a local councillor. He was […]

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Bauchi: Clashes, machete attack kill more than 20

More than 20 people have died in clashes between herders and farmers in central Nigeria, police said, part of an outbreak of violence that has piled pressure on President Muhammadu Buhari less than a year before elections. Two herders went missing in the central state of Benue on Monday and one was later found dead, […]

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Woman whose husband was killed by Boko Haram remaries in US

A woman, whose first husband was killed by Boko Haram members, has found love again in the United States of America. The woman, who changed her name to Sarah for safety reasons, remarried a Liberian (name withheld). Sarah’s late husband, a Lieutenant Colonel, was killed during combat by Boko Haram in February 2015 in Maiduguri, […]

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I Stand With Buhari posters, cars, etc spring up in Abuja

New Banners and billboards with the inscription “I stand with Buhari ” are once again seen mounted in major areas in Abuja,Nigeria. At first, Mr Garba Shehu, SA Media to President Buhari, had announced that they should halt their campaign for Buhari. The group was the first and the biggest to kick off campaign supporting […]

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Picture: President Buhari & George Weah

President Muhammadu Buhari on monday hosted Liberian President George Weah at the presidential villa in Abuja. According to reports President Weah arrived at the Presidential Palace at about 12:34 pm and was received by President Muhammad Buhari. The former football legend was a member of the Montserrado County constituency in the Senate from January 14, […]

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Buhari to tour girls kidnap areas soon – News

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari will visit the state where 110 schoolgirls were abducted by suspected Islamist militants last month, his office said, one of a series of security incidents that has cast a shadow over his term. The 75-year-old former military ruler will tour other security hotspots from Monday onwards, the presidency said in a […]

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Oyakhilome’s nephew Bags Nelson Mandela Leadership Awards

This genius who is only 21 is definitely one future Africa Leader to look out for. Described as an Amazon and an icon of innovation by Facebook’s CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, Daysman Oyakhilome is the nephew of famous Nigerian pastor, Rev. Chris Oyakhilome of Christ Embassy and the son of Evangelist Kathy Oyakhilome-Woghiren who is also […]

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Former Nigerian president presides over electoral meeting in S. Leone

Former Nigerian President and head of the Electoral Institute for Sustainable Democracy in Africa Election Observer Mission to Sierra Leone’s election, Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, today presided over initial briefing and orientation in Freetown, ahead of the March 7, 2018 polls. Source

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Nigeria: SDP new third force in 2019 elections

A grand political movement called New Political Order, comprising leading politicians and elder statesmen, has adopted the existing Social Democratic Party (SDP) as Third Force to be used in challenging main political parties in the 2019 general election, Tribune Online can reveal. Leading lights in the coalition include stalwarts of the ruling All Progressives Congress […]

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Human remains found in croc 2 days after plantation worker went missing

The man-eater: Human arm and a leg are found inside 20ft crocodile, two days after plantation worker went missing in Indonesia. *The crocodile is shot close to a river where the plantation worker went missing *Police say they found his arm and his leg inside the crocodile’s stomach *The incident happened in Kalimantan, in the […]

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INEC denies claims of under-age voting in Kano

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) fact-finding team on alleged underage voting in the last Kano council poll said it has not received any evidence of underage voting. The Chairman of the committee, Abubakar Nahuce, told journalists on Friday that from his team’s interaction with civil society organisations and media, no evidence of underage voting […]

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Adamu, Nigeria’s youngest governorship aspirant

#NotTooYoungToRun: Nigeria’s Youngest Gov’norship Aspirant Runs In Yobe State Amidst several challenges currently rocking Yobe state at the moment, the “Pride Of The Sahel” is about to experience a breath of fresh air and a significant difference in the political atmosphere. .Adamu Badamasi Adamu who is arguably the youngest governorship candidate in Nigeria right now […]

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Nigerian palm wine tapper dies on top of tree

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Anthony Joshua angers fans with negative comments

Feminists on Twitter are currently dragging boxing champion, Anthony Joshua by his balls, over the comment he made in a GQ magazine interview he granted in 2017. In the interview, Anthony who is currently single but has a son, told the interviewer that he is more strict on his niece than on his son because […]

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What to do about herdsmen – Nigerian Army

Nigerian Army has urged Nigerians to report fleeing herdsmen found in their areas to security agencies. It said this will ensure that such elements are dealt with before they cause security breach. This is contained in a statement on Wednesday by the Director of Army Public Relations, Brigadier General Texas Chukwu. He said this while […]

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APC passes vote of confidence in Buhari

By Felix Onuah ABUJA, Feb 28 (Reuters) – The national executive committee of Nigeria’s ruling party has passed a vote of confidence in its leaders including President Muhammadu Buhari, it said on Wednesday. The committee, whose decisions determine the direction of the president’s All Progressives Congress (APC) party, held a one-day meeting which concluded late […]

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Nigerian military: Operation Cat Race starts in Benue

What is cat race and how does it concerns Nigerians? Read here

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Muslims, Christians clash in Kaduna

Houses set ablaze, many injured as Muslim, Christians clash in Kaduna Timely intervention of security forces Monday afternoon averted escalation of crisis between some Muslims and Christian youths in Kasuwan Magani in Kajuru local government of Kaduna state. Several houses were however reportedly set ablaze and unspecified number of people were also said to have […]

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