King Sunny Ade Appointed ‘Change Begins With Me’ Ambassador

[Daily Trust] Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has appointed King Sunny Ade as an Ambassador of the National Re-Orientation Programme “Change Begins With Me.”

[Daily Trust] Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has appointed King Sunny Ade as an Ambassador of the National Re-Orientation Programme "Change Begins With Me."

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Cricket – Forget Mints, Faf Sticks to Saliva to Shine Ball

[News24Wire] Proteas skipper Faf du Plessis laughed off any notion that he’ll be using mints to shine the ball ahead of the first Test against New Zealand in Dunedin.

[News24Wire] Proteas skipper Faf du Plessis laughed off any notion that he'll be using mints to shine the ball ahead of the first Test against New Zealand in Dunedin.

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New Immigration Policy – Govt Issues Travel Advisory to U.S.-Bound Nigerians

[Vanguard] Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, has advised Nigerians who have no compelling or urgent reason to travel to the US to postpone their travel plans until the new administration’s po…

[Vanguard] Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, has advised Nigerians who have no compelling or urgent reason to travel to the US to postpone their travel plans until the new administration's policy on immigration was clear.

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Acting President Osinbajo Is Not a ‘Nigerian’

[Vanguard] After watching the Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo in Benin City, Edo State, on TV live during his fact finding meeting with the good people of Edo state, I realised that he is totally not a Nigerian.

[Vanguard] After watching the Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo in Benin City, Edo State, on TV live during his fact finding meeting with the good people of Edo state, I realised that he is totally not a Nigerian.

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Fresh Romance As Harrysong Returns to Five Star Music

[Vanguard] It was sad news initially when it went viral on the internet that Harrysong had dumped Five Star Music to float his label, Alter Plate, due to unresolved differences between himself and the management of his label.

[Vanguard] It was sad news initially when it went viral on the internet that Harrysong had dumped Five Star Music to float his label, Alter Plate, due to unresolved differences between himself and the management of his label.

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Osinbajo Blames N/Delta Elites for Region’s Woes

[Vanguard] Acting President Yemi Osinbanjo, yesterday, at the stakeholders meeting of oil producing communities in Benin, Edo State, said that the elites in the Niger Delta have over the years deprived the people the opportunity to enjoy the benefit of…

[Vanguard] Acting President Yemi Osinbanjo, yesterday, at the stakeholders meeting of oil producing communities in Benin, Edo State, said that the elites in the Niger Delta have over the years deprived the people the opportunity to enjoy the benefit of oil in their communities.

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Phosa for President, Eastern Cape Pastors Pray

[News24Wire] A group of Eastern Cape religious leaders have placed their trust in former ANC treasurer general Mathews Phosa as the only capable ANC candidate that can take over from President Jacob Zuma. A minute-long video making the rounds on social…

[News24Wire] A group of Eastern Cape religious leaders have placed their trust in former ANC treasurer general Mathews Phosa as the only capable ANC candidate that can take over from President Jacob Zuma. A minute-long video making the rounds on social media shows a group of pastors from various churches praying over a kneeling Phosa.At the beginning of the video, one Xhosa-speaking pastor is heard saying: "With that said, it means we have an incoming president, we say that with the hope that it is going to happen."

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FIFA Clears Bazee to Play for Nigeria

[Vanguard] The international governing body for football, Fifa, has cleared the air regarding the eligibility of Hannover striker Noah Joel Sarenren Bazee for the upcoming international friendly matches against Senegal and Burkina Faso.

[Vanguard] The international governing body for football, Fifa, has cleared the air regarding the eligibility of Hannover striker Noah Joel Sarenren Bazee for the upcoming international friendly matches against Senegal and Burkina Faso.

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