Buhari’s Speech Is a ‘Compendium of Lies’, Says Pro-Biafra Group

[Guardian] A pro-Biafra group, Biafra Zionists Federation has dismissed President Muhammadu Buhari’s nationwide broadcast as a “compendium of lies.” It also challenged him to provide evidence of the said meeting he held with late Biafran leader, Dim Ch…

[Guardian] A pro-Biafra group, Biafra Zionists Federation has dismissed President Muhammadu Buhari's nationwide broadcast as a "compendium of lies." It also challenged him to provide evidence of the said meeting he held with late Biafran leader, Dim Chukwuemeka Odumegwu-Ojukwu, where they agreed that Nigeria's unity was not negotiable.

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NBC’s Hammer Falls On Songs By Olamide, Davido, 9ice

[Guardian] The National Broadcasting Corporation has wielded the big stick as it banned five Nigerian songs and tagged them “Not to be Broadcast.” The banned songs are Olamide’s ‘Wo’ and ‘Wavy Level,’ Davido’s ‘Fall’ and ‘If (Remix),’ and 9ice’s ‘Livin…

[Guardian] The National Broadcasting Corporation has wielded the big stick as it banned five Nigerian songs and tagged them "Not to be Broadcast." The banned songs are Olamide's 'Wo' and 'Wavy Level,' Davido's 'Fall' and 'If (Remix),' and 9ice's 'Living Things.'

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Nollywood Actor Joins Anambra Governorship Race

[Vanguard] Nollywood actor, Yul Edochie?, Tuesday picked his expression of interest and nomination forms to vie for the November 18, 2017 governorship election in Anambra State.

[Vanguard] Nollywood actor, Yul Edochie?, Tuesday picked his expression of interest and nomination forms to vie for the November 18, 2017 governorship election in Anambra State.

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#WorldJollofRiceDay – We’re Celebrating, Are You?

[Guardian] If you’ve been paying attention, you might have noticed that our trusted meal – rejected by none and accepted by all, Jollof Rice, has been getting a bit of a buzz lately. Yes, we all love Jollof, but especially on World Jollof Rice Day!

[Guardian] If you've been paying attention, you might have noticed that our trusted meal - rejected by none and accepted by all, Jollof Rice, has been getting a bit of a buzz lately. Yes, we all love Jollof, but especially on World Jollof Rice Day!

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Rodents Ravage President Buhari’s Office

[Vanguard] The Senior Special Assistant to the President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Mr. Shehu Garba, has said that the president’s office was ravaged by rodents during the his medical trip which lasted over a hundred days in the United Ki…

[Vanguard] The Senior Special Assistant to the President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Mr. Shehu Garba, has said that the president's office was ravaged by rodents during the his medical trip which lasted over a hundred days in the United Kingdom.

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Nigerian Navy Names Successful Candidates for 2017 Recruitment – – Full List

[Premium Times] The Nigerian navy has announced the release of the list of successful candidates in the aptitude test that was held nationwide on August 12, 2017.

[Premium Times] The Nigerian navy has announced the release of the list of successful candidates in the aptitude test that was held nationwide on August 12, 2017.

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Court Orders Interim Forfeiture of 56 Houses Linked to Ex Oil Minister

[Premium Times] A Lagos Division of the Federal High Court on Tuesday ordered the interim forfeiture of 56 houses valued at $22 million ($21,982,224 or N3.3 billion) allegedly bought between 2011 and 2013 by a former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Di…

[Premium Times] A Lagos Division of the Federal High Court on Tuesday ordered the interim forfeiture of 56 houses valued at $22 million ($21,982,224 or N3.3 billion) allegedly bought between 2011 and 2013 by a former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Alison-Madueke.

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