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2019: We have 8 million PVCs awaiting collection – INEC

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  O avoid a repeat of some of the mistakes and flaws that hallmarked the 2015 general elections, the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has embarked on moves to ensure credible polls, next year. It has also urged the electorate to do their part of the duties by getting registered as voters, collecting their Permanent […]

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FUTA 200 level student killed by hit and run driver

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A 200 level student of the Federal University of Technology Akure, FUTA Ondo state, Deborah Olajide has been killed by a hit and run driver on her way from vigil. The deceased who was a first class student of the department of Food Science Technology FST was said to have been knocked down by the […]

Entertainment

King Sunny Ade: Nigeria’s most decorated musician

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AS Henry Longfellow once said “Lives of great men all remind us, we can make our lives sublime, and, departing, leave behind us, footprints on the sands of time”. These words aptly encapsulate what King Sunny Ade, born Sunday Adeniyi, 71 years ago, in Ondo State, means to the music world, not only in Nigeria […]

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Why I’ll vote Buhari again and again – Adesina

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The greatest talking point in our country this week has been the declaration by President Muhammadu Buhari that he would seek a second term in office next year. And naturally so. Desire by any President, whether positive or negative, should elicit great interest in the citizenry. The President that should be pitied is the one […]

HEALTH

The possible causes of Eye Colour Change

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Naturally, eye colour change is due to the level of melanin in the body. Ever notice how a baby’s eyes sparkle, as does its skin? Well, the ever-enlarging database of science has added to its collection the reason why this glow soon fades as the baby grows up. The low level of melanin in a […]

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Adesina slams critics over President’s statement on Gaddafi

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President Muhammadu Buhari’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, has slammed those criticising the President’s recent comments about the influx of herdsmen in the country. Buhari had on Wednesday, April 11, in London said that the killer herdsmen in the country are not Nigerians but militias trained by the late Muammar Gaddafi of Libya. He said […]

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Nigerian man shot in the head by South African police

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A South African police officer has allegedly shot a Nigerian man in the country. The victim identified as ThankGod Okoro from Ogbaku in the Awgu local government area of Enugu state was said to have been shot in the head by the officer on April 9, 2018, at Hamburg, Florida West Rand in Johannesburg, the country’s capital. According to […]

Gossip

Health benefits of walking barefoot

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The importance of walking barefoot, sometimes, cannot be overemphasized, because making an effort to spend more time barefoot in nature can provide the human body with some incredible health benefit. As a matter of fact, studies have shown that walking with your feet, directly touching the soil, allows your body to absorb negative electrons through […]

Sport

Joshua did not impress me – Tyson

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Mike Tyson has revealed he has fresh doubts about the pedigree of Anthony Joshua after the British-born Nigerian became the WBO, IBF and WBA (Super) champion, Metroreports.  Joshua defeated Joseph Parker on points in his first 12-round fight as a pro on March 31, but the former knockout king failed to spark against the New Zealander. […]

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Swazi king’s 8th wife allegedly commits suicide

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Senteni Masango, the eighth wife of King Mswati III of Swaziland, has allegedly committed suicide after taking an overdose of a pain relief medicine. Her lifeless body was said to have been found in the room. “The king’s wife is believed to have overdosed on about 40 amitriptyline capsules – widely used to block the […]