British tour: cancel dates for tour Fans tells Justin Bieber

Fans of Justin Bieber have pleaded for his upcoming British tour dates to be canceled because of the suicide bombing at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester. Bieber, 23, is due to play an open air concert at London’s Hyde Park in July. …

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Falana to Fayose: Courts won’t allow your re-election bid, its illegal, unconstitutional

Human Rights lawyer, Femi Falana, SAN, has said that the Ekiti state Governor, Ayodele Fayose will not be allowed by the courts to contest again for Governorship position in 2018 ‎to serve his first term which was truncated in 2006 as a recent …

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Repentant Boko Haram cleric says Insurgents’ practices unislamic

Repentant Boko Haram Arabic teacher Ibrahim Suleiman has described the group’s practices in Sambisa Forest as barbaric and unislamic. Suleiman revealed this in an interview with the Newsmen  in Maiduguri on Wednesday. Suleiman willingly surrendered to the military after escaping from Sambisa Forest …

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Women more prone to arthritis than men–Consultant

Prof. Temitope Alonge, a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at the University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan, says  women are three times more  prone to  Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) than men. Alonge, who is also the Chief Medical Director of  UCH, made the disclosure in an interview …

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Man lures neighbour’s 8yrs-old girl to his room with soft drink, defiles her

A chef, Godwin Obot, 40, was arraigned in Lagos on Wednesday for allegedly defiling his neighbour’s eight-year-old daughter after luring the girl into his room with soft drink. The accused was brought before a Tinubu Chief Magistrates’ Court, charged with defilement of a minor. Obot, however, …

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Edo Libya returnees seek govt’s assistance

Hundreds of Edo returnees from Libya on Wednesday appealed to the State Government to empower them. The  returnees came to the secretariat of the Nigeria Union Journalists (NUJ) in Benin to make their appeal. The leader of the group, Mr Solomon Okoduwa, said …

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Biafra: Police on alert to arrest anybody, group over breach of peace in Enugu

The Police in Enugu on Wednesday assured residents of the State of their safety and security before, during and after May 30 sit at home as ordered by pro-Biafran movements. Biafra Independence Movement (BIM), Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Movement for the Sovereign …

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Environment: Ministry monitors dredging, stockpiles activities in Lagos

The Lagos State Ministry of Waterfront Infrastructure Development is monitoring dredging as well as stockpiling activities in the state to ensure compliance with stipulated dredging laws and environmental guidelines. The Director, of the ministry’s Public Affairs and Research, Mr Tunde Awobiyi, made this …

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Chelsea cancel victory parade after Manchester attack

Champions Chelsea cancelled Sunday’s Premier League victory parade saying it was “inappropriate” after the Manchester suicide bombing that left 22 dead and over 60 wounded. “Everyone associated with Chelsea Football Club offers our heartfelt condolences to those affected by Monday’s terror attack in …

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Jide Kosoko, others want late James Bond immortalised

The late internationally reputed artist, Roger Moore, popularly called James Bond, must be immortalized by naming important places after him. Veteran artist Jide Kosoko, other actors and some fans of The deceased suggested this on Wednesday while reacting to his death that occurred …

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