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Babcock University set to conduct drug test on students

Babcock University will conduct drug test on all students as they resume the second semester of the 2012/13 academic year. The test will part of the registration for the semester and it will be conducted on all students (male & female). It was reported that lots of students tested positive ...

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UNILAG loses Assistant Registrar

? The prestigious University of Lagos, UNILAG, recently lost its Assistant Registrar (Information), Mr. John Bebetonpremobota Kosin, to the cold hands of death. ? Mr Kosin died on 2nd of January after a long battle with cancer of the intestine. According to a statement issued by the university after his demise, ...

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? Gay Priests Can Become Bishops But They Can’t Have Sex – Church of England

The Church of England on Friday (Jan. 4) confirmed that it has dropped its prohibition on gay clergy in civil partnerships becoming bishops — but only if they agree to remain celibate. Speaking on behalf of the Church’s House of Bishops, Bishop of Norwich Graham Jones said in a statement: ...

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Enebeli Elebuwa to be buried on January 11

The family of Enebeli Elebuwa has released the funeral arrangement for the late actor. In a message sent to NET by the president of the AGN, Ibinabo Fiberisima and confirmed by one of the children of the actor, Onyemike, the ceremony will last for four days and will feature different activities. ...

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EFCC never seize any of my properties – Timipre Sylva

Following the declaration by Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) of the seizure 48 properties houses belonging to-erstwhile-Governor of Bayelsa state, Timipre Slyva on Thursday, the former governor has denied ownership of the said 48 houses. The spokesperson for the former governor; Mr Doifie Ola on Friday said none of ...

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Conjoined Baby Girls Delivered In Nasarawa

Siamese Twins (conjoined baby girls) delivered in nasarawa (maraba medical centre) close to abuja,they have been moved to National hospital abuja Share your thoughts…………. B3rrilyn

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Woman Banned From Getting Pregnant For The Next 13 Years

A mother who left her four kids in a hotel room to go out partying has been banned from giving birth to more children for 13 years. Kimberly Lightsey, aged 30, agreed to not get pregnant before 2025 to avoid five years in jail. She had earlier told the court ...

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BEAT FM launches operations in Ibadan

On January 1, 2013, The Beat FM 97.9 went live on air, officially launching operations. Auditions were carried out in February 2012 and some staff have already been hired. Cool FM’s Tyeng ‘Gang‘ Gyang is one of the likely suspects to kick off with the station. The urban station will be rivaling popular ...

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Nobel Scientist, Rita Levi-Montalcini, Dies in Rome

Rita Levi-Montalcini, a biologist who conducted underground research in defiance of Fascist persecution and went on to win a Nobel Prize for helping unlock the mysteries of the cell, died at her home in Rome on Sunday. She was 103 and had worked well into her final years. Rome Mayor ...

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‘Skyfall’ Hits Very Rare Milestone, Makes $1bn at Box Office

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I will buy you a cheap, second-hand phone” – Obasanjo to journalist whose Blackberry was smashed

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo over the weekend caused a mild drama when he sighted PREMIUM TIMES’ correspondent at the Government House in Ogun State. The reporter tried to take a picture of the former president standing beside former Nigerian leader, Ernest Shonekan, with his camera phone, but got a dramatic ...

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Wale Akinusi, 49, Tells Police He Started Sleeping With His 12 Year Old Daughter To ‘Appease The Gods’

The Human Right department of Ilemba Hausa Police Division, in Ojo area of Lagos has arrested a 49- year-old man who allegedly had been having carnal knowledge of his teenaged daughter for five years. It was discovered during investigation that his daughter Janet (not real name) got pregnant in the ...

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T.B Joshua’s 7 prophecies for individuals in 2013

As 2013 gets into full swing, Prophet T. B. Joshua, a man of God renowned for controversial prophesies, has dished out SEVEN things that will happen to individuals this year. According to the report, “The prophecies for nations, continents and for those at the helm of affairs shall be announced ...

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Facebook Fraudster Steals N235,000 From Job Seeker

A 36-year-old man, Olalekan Kazeem, has been arrested by the Lagos State Police Command for alleged fraud and theft According to police authorities, the suspect’s modus operandi was to either impersonate a popular person on facebook and defraud unsuspecting people or to offer women free rides with his car only ...

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President Goodluck Jonathan’s New Year Message To Nigerians

President Goodluck Jonathan’s New Year’s message’s to Nigerian outlined government initiatives for 2013. “We will give priority attention in the coming year to flood and erison control, the rehabilitation and expansion of roads,” he said. GEJ also spoke on the issues of employment and security. Nigeria has suffered numerous incidents ...

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Davido and manager Asa Asika part ways

What can be described as the perfect combination of music artiste and manager has finally been broken apart – pop star David ‘Davido’ Adeleke and his popular manager Asa Asika have parted ways. NET investigations reveal that the pair severed ties on December 28 – a day after Davido performed ...

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Lagos State Gov. Donates N4.5m to Ngozi Nwosu

This evening Lagos State Governor Babtunde Raji Fashola donated N4.5m to actress Ngozi Nwosu who needs N6m for a kidney transplant in the UK. She raised N2million from well meaning Nigerians a few weeks ago. Kudos to Lagos State Government.We wish her a Successful transplant Share your thoughts…………. B3rrilyn

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Big Brother Africa 8 auditions to begin in January

Organisers of the annual Big Brother Africa reality TV show have announced that auditions for the 2013 edition of the show will begin in January 2013. Managing Director of M-Africa, Biola Alabi, says the  next edition will feature housemates whose activities will provide the audience with happiness, hope, anxiety, friendship, love, arguments and fights. ...

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Azazi Was a Good Man

It was an emotional President Goodluck Jonathan who paid tribute to his former National Security Adviser (NSA), General Andrew Owoye Azazi, yesterday at the state funeral mass held in Yenagoa, the Bayelsa State capital. The former NSA who died two weeks ago in a helicopter crash at Okoroba area of ...

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Man Caught Having Sex With Female Corpse

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A 29-year old man, going by the name Nura Mustapha, is currently explaining to homicide detectives at the State Criminal Investigative Department, Panti, Yaba, Lagos State, why he was allegedly caught having ‘sex’ with the corpse of a lady identified as Faith Akin. Mustapha was arrested early in March after ...

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