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The gods of Benin will not allow PDP come back - APC chief

NAIJ.COM - ‎5 hours ago‎
Elder Sunny Uyigue, a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has said that even the gods of the land are against the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and won't let them return to power in Edo state.

Newborn twins among 6500 migrants rescued from Mediterranean

CNN - ‎4 hours ago‎
(CNN) A five-day-old newborn peers out from a pink blanket. His dark, almond-shaped eyes stare directly at the camera, his tiny hand tucked underneath his chin.

EXCLUSIVE: Give me my money now, I'm checking out to America, angry Siasia tells NFF

Premium Times - ‎16 hours ago‎
Coach Samson Siasia has told PREMIUM TIMES he would love to return to the United States to take some rest after a torrid time preparing and leading the Nigerian men Olympic football team to a podium finish at the last Olympics in Rio.

Competitively Driven Industrial Policy will help Nigeriaconfront its Misery Index – Pat Utomi

Naija247news - ‎17 hours ago‎
Founder, Lagos Business School, Professor Patrick Utomi has described the recession presently faced in Nigeria as a golden opportunity and not a problem, saying it is an opportunity to finally get the Nigerian economy right.

Paralympics-Over 100 Russians file cases to compete in Rio Games

Yahoo Sports - ‎45 minutes ago‎
MOSCOW, Aug 30 (Reuters) - More than 100 Russian Paralympians have individually filed cases to the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) in order to be allowed to compete at next month's Games in Rio, Russian Paralympic Committee (RPC) Vice ...

PDP crisis: BoT asks Makarfi to hold convention in Abuja

Daily Trust - ‎5 hours ago‎
The Board of Trustees (BoT) of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has ordered fresh convention to be held in Abuja at a date to be decided later.

Man who named dog Buhari alerts over threat to life

NAIJ.COM - ‎3 hours ago‎
Just back from detention, Joachim Iroko Chinakwe and his wife, Mrs Ifeoma Chinakwe, have intimated the Coalition of Human Rights Defenders (COHRD) of the rising threats to their lives.

Court Turns Down El-zakzaky's Bail Application

Leadership Newspapers - ‎7 hours ago‎
Justice Okon Abang of a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has turned down a request by the detained Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, seeking his immediate release from detention by the Department of State Service (DSS).

5 questions you might have about the Rohde case, answered - ‎5 hours ago‎
It's a case that's gripped the country since the tragic news broke: a late night gala at a lavish hotel in the Stellenbosch winelands, a beautiful mother's apparent suicide, a property mogul and his rumoured mistress and finally - an alleged murder in ...

Pravin Gordhan is vindicating the law by ignoring the Hawks order

Mail & Guardian - ‎2 hours ago‎
When an elite crime-fighting unit investigates a member of Cabinet, what does the rule of law require? In South Africa the Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation (the Hawks) have been circling finance minister Pravin Gordhan.

I will serve for 5 years if appointed Chief Justice - Mbogholi

Daily Nation - ‎5 hours ago‎
High Court Judge Msagha Mbogholi, who was the second applicant to be interviewed for the position of Chief Justice on August 30, 2016.

Brazil's evangelicals pray for sinful politicians

Yahoo News - ‎1 hour ago‎
Brasília (AFP) - If pastor Francisco Carlos Soares de Menezes's prayers are answered, Dilma Rousseff won't be the last Brazilian leader sent to the political hellfires.

Kerry in Aso Rock

The Nation Newspaper - ‎13 hours ago‎
The US Secretary of State, John Kerry is yet to occupy the office of the President of the United States (US), but the security apparatus put in place on his visit to the Presidential Villa, Abuja last Tuesday appeared to be more impressive than those ...

UN calls France's burkini ban 'a stupid reaction' that 'fuels religious intolerance'

Irish Examiner - ‎1 hour ago‎
The UN human rights office has condemned local bans in France on burkini swimwear as "a grave and illegal breach of fundamental freedoms" and a "stupid reaction" to recent extremist attacks.

Infinix partners Jumia, MTN as NOTE 3 is unveiled in Nigeria

Nigeria Today - ‎Aug 28, 2016‎
The newest addition to the Infinix range of mobile devices, NOTE 3, has been unveiled in Lagos, featuring 6 inch screen, 4500mAh battery, finger print recognition, and what many have described as its major unique selling point; its 5 minutes fast ...

Lagos pushes 114 housing units into property market for outright sale

BusinessDay - ‎3 hours ago‎
Lagos State government is pushing into the property market about 114 housing units for outright sale, in addition to the new rent-to-own policy in which three housing schemes located at Igando in Alimosho, Ikorodu and Epe are up for grabs.

Top 10 facts about Nigeria's new money-maker, nickel

NAIJ.COM - ‎49 minutes ago‎
News of the discovery went viral on Monday, August 29 and now the federal government has now admitted that the country has indeed discovered deposits of the best quality nickel the world has ever seen.

ExpressWiFi: Facebook partners with Coollink to bring cheap WiFi to Lagos

Pulse Nigeria - ‎4 hours ago‎
The service is expected to launch sometime this week, but is already available in certain places such as the Ikota Shopping Complex.

TECNO Phantom: The secret behind the super smartphone

NAIJ.COM - ‎Aug 29, 2016‎
Did you ever wonder why it is so easy for TECNO to get people to buy any new Phantom they put in the market? I mean, I am probably not the only one who gets excited whenever there is a new Phantom model cooking in the oven.

iPhone 7 launch date confirmed by Apple with mysterious invites to press event

The Independent - ‎2 hours ago‎
The company is gearing up for what will almost certainly be the launch of the iPhone 7 and the Apple Watch 2 later this month. Both - and potentially more - will be revealed at an event on 7 September in San Francisco, according to invites sent to the ...

Beauty lies in the eye of the Gionee F103 PRO

NAIJ.COM - ‎4 hours ago‎
The popular notion that different people have different views on what they deem beautiful doesn't apply to a picture taken with the new GIONEE F103 PRO.

Don't politicize herdsmen killings - Rights group tells Enugu Attorney General

Daily Post Nigeria - ‎22 hours ago‎
A non governmental organization, the Civil Rights Realisation and Advancement Network (CRRAN), has accused the Enugu State government of not doing enough to forestall dangerous activities of herdsmen in the State.

FG, Bono To Partner On North East Humanitarian Crisis

Leadership Newspapers - ‎2 hours ago‎
The federal government will welcome a global partnership that would ensure a concerted and focused international response to the humanitarian crisis arising from the insurgency in the North-Eastern region of the country.

Julius Agwu not down with brain tumour relapse - Manager addresses rumours

Daily Post Nigeria - ‎1 hour ago‎
The manager of popular comedian, Julius Agwu, has debunked the rumour that the comedian has been hospitalized again for brain tumour relapse.

Super Eagles: Gernot Rohr arrives camp after flight delay

Pulse Nigeria - ‎35 minutes ago‎
According to the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Rohr's flight from Lagos to Uyo was delayed on Monday, August 29. Published: 13 minutes ago , Refreshed: 2 minutes ago; Steve Dede.

Pat Hickey set to be released from Rio prison today

Irish Independent - ‎2 hours ago‎
FORMER OCI chief Pat Hickey is due to be released from prison and placed under house arrest today.

Omeruo's loan deal stalls over wages

Daily Post Nigeria - ‎5 hours ago‎
Kenneth Omeruo's loan move from Chelsea to Besiktas has stalled and other clubs who are interested have been scared off by his 15,000-a-week pay packet.

Kasimpasa Sign Eduok On Loan From Esperance

Complete Sports Nigeria - ‎16 hours ago‎
Former Dolphins of Port Harcourt striker, Emem Eduok, has joined Turkish Super Lig side Kasimpasa on loan from Esperance of Tunisia till the end of the season.

FG Asks Space Agency To Address Nation's Challenges Through Research

CHANNELS TELEVISION - ‎18 hours ago‎
Space-techonology Nigeria's Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu, has appealed to the National Space Research and Development Agency to intensify research efforts that will address Nigeria's peculiar challenges.

US finances management plans for two natural parks in Angola

Macauhub - ‎1 hour ago‎
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) on Monday in Menongue submitted the management plans for two recently created natural parks in Angola, said the United Stattes embassy in Angola.
Tourism: USAID Hands over Management Plans of National Parks to Angola
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Hear me now? 'Strong signal' from sun-like star sparks alien speculation

CNN International - ‎7 hours ago‎
(CNN) Astronomers engaged in the search for extraterrestrial intelligence (SETI) are training their instruments on a star around 94 light years from Earth after a very strong signal was detected by a Russian telescope.

A 3.2-Million-Year-Old Mystery: Did Lucy Fall From a Tree?

New York Times - ‎2 hours ago‎
John Kappelman, a paleoanthropologist at the University of Texas at Austin, with 3-D printouts of Lucy's skeleton. Credit Marsha Miller/University of Texas at Austin.

How did Stella Oduah's son die?

NAIJ.COM - ‎17 hours ago‎
The son of the senator Stella Oduah has just passed away. What caused his death? Why couldn't doctors do anything about it? Read this article to find out!

Tambuwal, Sultan visit flood -ravaged Sokoto communities

NAIJ.COM - ‎2 hours ago‎
Flood-ravaged Tudu village of Dange Shuni LGA of Sokoto State. Photo: Sokoto Govt House. Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, along with Sultan Muhammad Sa'ad Abubakar, have assessed the damage done by thunderstorm and flood in Tudu village and ...

IDPs: Humanitarian Crisis In Nigeria Requires Life-saving Measures – UN

Leadership Newspapers - ‎7 hours ago‎
The United Nations (UN) has called for an urgent life-saving and protection measures to help reduce the plight of the internally displaced persons (IDPs) in the country.

Ugwuanyi settles medical bills of indigent patients

Vanguard - ‎13 hours ago‎
ENUGU—Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State, yesterday, settled the medical bills of some patients who were unable to make such payments after their discharge from the Enugu State University Teaching Hospital, Park Lane, Enugu.