13-year-old pupil absconds with boyfriend in Lagos

A 13-year-old girl from Ilefunfun, Magbon, Badagry, Lagos State, has allegedly fled with a boyfriend who lives in Ilogbo, Oko Afo, a neighbouring  community. The Senior Secondary School One pupil, Lawal, reportedly eloped with the boyfriend, identified simply as Akin,

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Gunmen invade home of Labour Party’s National Chairman, abduct mother

Four gunmen have abducted Mrs. Elizabeth Omotosho, the mother of the National Chairman of the Labour Party, Dr. Mike Omotosho. Mike, who confirmed the kidnap of the 71-year-old woman, said she was abducted at her family house, at No 23,

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Nigerian military to commence Operation “Harbin Kunama ll” in Zamfara – Official

The Minister of Defence, Mansur Dan-Ali, has said that a military joint patrol tagged: “Operation Harbin Kunama II” will commence in Zamfara in December to completely wipe out terrorists in the area. Mr. Dan-Ali disclosed this in Gusau while speaking

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JUST IN: 26 Nigerians die while crossing Mediterranean Sea

Twenty-six Nigerian women lost their lives while attempting to cross the Mediterranean sea, the BBC is reporting. The Nigerians are suspected to have been sexually abused and murdered at the sea. Italian prosecutors have begun an investigation into the deaths of

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It is normal for people to experience hardship – Obasanjo

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Sunday said that Nigeria’s economy is not booming yet and that everybody is feeling the heat of the state of the nation. Obasanjo who said that it was normal for people to experience hardship owing

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You’ll get your allowances this week, Buratai assures soldiers

Tukur Buratai, chief of army staff, says the two months’ allowances owed soldiers involved in Operation Lafiya Dole, would be paid this week. In a statement issued on his behalf by to Sani Usman, army spokesman, Buratai said the release

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Again, D’Tigers are African champions

It was yet another landmark achievement for the Engineer Musa Kida led Nigeria Basketball Federation on Sunday evening as Nigeria emerged the inaugural champions in the men’s category of the 2017 FIBA 3X3 Africa Cup beating Cote d’Ivoire in the

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FCTA to partner NTDC on tourism development

By Yemi Esho, Abuja The FCT Minister, Malam Muhammad Musa Bello, has given insight that other low hanging fruits expected from the Abuja light rail system would include a boost to domestic tourism.   According to him, the rail station system

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Paradise Papers: Saraki in fresh trouble as name appears on ‘global list of infamy’

The President of the Nigerian Senate, Bukola Saraki, is in trouble again. On Sunday his name popped up in the global list of infamy exposing some leading world politicians for utilising shell companies in tax havens to either conceal assets,

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Morata header hands Chelsea win against Man Utd

Alvaro Morata gave Manchester United a taste of what could have been by heading Antonio Conte’s Chelsea to a much-needed victory as Jose Mourinho endured another frustrating Stamford Bridge return. All eyes were on the touchline as the combustible managers faced off,

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