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Police parade five suspects allegedly involved in electoral violence in Rivers
The Police on Wednesday paraded five suspects allegedly involved in hijacking electoral items during the Rivers legislative rerun election on Saturday.
EFCC re-arraigns Ladoja over alleged N4.7bn fraud
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Wednesday re-arraigned former governor of Oyo State, Rashidi Ladoja and one Waheed Akanbi. The duo were arraigned for alleged N4.7bn fraud and money laundering said to be committed in 2007.
Amina Mohammed’s UN appointment has brought me honour – Buhari
President Muhammadu Buhari has welcomed the appointment of the Minister of Environment, Mrs. Amina Mohammed, as the Deputy United Nations Secretary-General.
Panic as MMM operations get frozen for a month
Operations of popular ponzi scheme, MMM Nigeria has been shut down for a month due to what the operators termed, “heavy workload”
YouTube child star, Emmanuella gets a CNN feature
After winning a Youtube Award with her Mark Angel crew recently, 6-year-old Emmanuella Samuel has been recognised by CNN. Emmanuella hit the limelight with the viral comedy skit, This is not my real face o and has not stopped making headlines since then.
76 bags multiple nominations as the 2017 AMVCA nominees list is revealed
The movie 76 produced by Izu Ojukwu bagged for itself 13 nominations including Best Overall Movie, Best Movie West Africa and its contributors for Best Actor (Ramsey Nouah), Best Actress (Rita Dominic), Best Cinematographer (Yinka Edward), Best Writer (Emmanuel Okomanyi) and Best Art Director (Pat Nebo) among others.
Buhari gives out daughter, Zahra in marriage
President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday gave out his daughter, Zahra Muhammadu Buhari, in marriage to Ahmed Indimi. The wedding Fatiha took place after the Deputy Chief Imam of the National Mosque, Sheikh Ibrahim Makari, performed the two Jumma’at Prayer.