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19-year old Nigerian teenager becomes youngest UK councillor

A 19-year old Nigerian teenager, Aisha Eniola who resides in the United Kingdom has emerged the youngest councillor in UK. Taking after her father who was once a councillor, Eniola who represents the Harlesden Ward, won the residents of the ward over with her intelligence which showed through during the ...

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Nigerian football agent busted on video promising to arrange a yellow card for £41k during world cup

Henry Chukwuma Okoroji, a Nigerian match fixer has been indicted in a match fixing scam after he was caught on camera telling an undercover UK Sun Newspaper reporter, Mahzher Mahmood, he could arrange a yellow card during the World Cup games for more than 41,000pounds and a penalty for 81,000pounds. Daily Mail reports that Okoroji spoke ...

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President Jonathan rides in first Made-In-Nigeria Nissan SUV | Photos

President Goodluck Jonathan, yesterday as part of activities to celebrate the country’s Democracy Day ‘drove’ a Made-in-Nigeria car by Nissan. In a series of tweets shared by the Presidential Spokesman, Reuben Abati (@abati1990), President Goodluck Jonathan and Vice-President, Nnamdi Sambo were presented with the key of one of the Made-in-Nigeria ...

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Nigerian girl murdered in South Africa by her Zimbabwean boo | Photo

The pretty gal above, Naizi, studying in South Africa, was murdered by her Zimbabwean boo on Saturday morning.  According to her friends who sent in this story,  “She has been dating the Zimbabwean guy for a while but she got tired cos it was an abusive relationship, he would hit ...

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5 things Nigerian women do that really annoy Nigerian men!

A Nigerian guy has listed annoying things Nigerian girls do Nigerian women too dey form. Yes, there are certain things men do that really bother women, but ladies, here’s what you people do that really annoys us: 1. When you tell us what qualities you like in a man, but the men ...

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Unemployed Nigerian graduates to receive N19k monthly allowance?

A committee at the on-going National Conference is suggesting for all unemployed graduates in Nigeria to earn a monthly allowance equivalent to the allowance of members of the National Youth Service Corps, which is N19,800. Punch reports that the conference’s Committee on Law, Judiciary, Human Rights and Legal Reform made the ...

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Boko Haram bombs bridge linking Nigeria and Cameroun

Boko Haram have reportedly bombed the sole bridge linking Borno State, Nigeria & Cameroun. The small bridge which is located at the border town of Gamboru Ngala, was bombed today, cutting off some residents of the area from their families who live in Cameroon. At least 30 people were killed ...

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Pres. Jonathan’s easter message to Nigerians

Dear Compatriots, I greet you all, especially our Christian brothers and sisters who are celebrating Easter and commemorating the resurrection of Jesus Christ today. As we join Christians in other countries of the world in celebrating Easter this year, I urge all Nigerians to reflect on the significance of its ...

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Google releases Nigeria’s top searches for March, Genevieve Nnaji and Phyno top their categories

Google Nigeria has just released it’s top searches for March..Genevieve Nnaji,Missing Malaysian flight & Phyno lead their categories… Top 10 Trending Searches Missing plane, MH370, Malaysian Plane Immigration Recruitment Crimea Champions League Draw Biola Ige Total Scholarship 2014 Punch Newspaper Today Dora Akunyili Leon Balogun Multiple Sclerosis Top Trending Nigerian ...

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President Jonathan’s message to Nigerians on our becoming Africa’s biggest economy

Yesterday, Nigeria was declared Africa’s biggest economy by officials. Even though this does little for the 70 percent of our citizens living in poverty, it gives us continental bragging rights and our dear President Jonathan took to his Facebook page to make this announcement. Read: Yesterday, our Gross Domestic Product was ...

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I moved to Ghana to draw closer to God – Hanks Anuku

Nollywood actor, Hanks Anuku says he has finally relocated to Ghana so he could get closer to God. The actor said a lot of things happened to him in Nigeria which made him leave. Aside being an actor, he was also a Special Adviser to Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan of Delta ...

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Must read: Unemployed Nigerian graduates writes letter to Jonathan

Our dear president, we write this letter to you with great passion, and in a state of curiosity and concern. We understand your zeal as the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria to invest in the next generation of the country’s youths by presenting a budget that contains reasonable ...

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Aki & Pawpaw, eight others to get N138.4m to cheer Super Eagles at the World Cup

Information has it that the duo of Chinedu Ikedieze and Osita Iheme (Aki and Pawpaw) are going to headline entertainment stars who will cheer the Super Eagles during the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil. The remaining eight Nollywood’s stars have not been listed yet. However, it was revealed that ...

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President Mugabe Of Zimbabwe blasts Nigerians on his 90th birthday.!

According to Vanguard President Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe, has taken a swipe on Nigeria, labeling the country and her citizens as corrupt. He made the remark during his 90th birthday luncheon hosted by the service chiefs and the public commission. Mugabe said Zimbabweans are now almost behaving like Nigerians who ...

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18 year old Nigerian student in Ghana killed over $4500

18-year-old Godwin Awogbo, a 300 level student of University of Cape Coast in Central region, Ghana, studying Social Science was brutally killed. His body had been found with some his internal organs gorged out, with his hands and legs tied. His Father Mr Fred Awogbo whose eyes were swollen, obviously ...

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See Nigeria’s position in new FIFA ranking

Football governing body, FIFA, on Thursday released the new world ranking for the month of February. Despite a goalless draw the Super Eagles recorded against Mexico in last week’s international friendly, Nigeria remained in 47th spot as it was for the month of January. Also, the Super Eagles continue to ...

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Read President Jonathan’s Centenary celebration speech

To mark Nigeria’s Centenary anniversary ,GEJ addressed the  nagging Boko haram issue  My dear compatriots, as we celebrate our centenary, the security situation in some of our North-Eastern States, sadly remains a major concern for us. Just yesterday, young students, full of hopes and dreams for a great future, were callously murdered ...

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Soundsultan receives invitation to dine with the queen of England | Photo

Recently Sound Sultan posted on instagram a cam shot of an official invitation from the House of Lords, which is the upper house of the Parliament of the United Kingdom, inviting him for a date with her majesty Queen Elizabeth II. “I was called to London to dine with the ...

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Breaking news : Aviation minister Stella Oduah resigns

Channels TV reports four ministers resigned including aviation minister Stella Oduah. It’s been a while since many have clamoured for her dismissal due to the controversies surrounding her reign as minister.

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Meet Nigerian lady who looks like Michelle Obama

  It’s a general Nigerian belief that everyone in the world has at least one person who looks remarkably like them. The girl in the picture above is a Nigerian named Adenike and she was featured on popular American talk show, Wendy Williams as a lookalike of the First Lady ...

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