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  • Premium Times journalist Samuel Ogundipe granted bail, released

    Premium Times journalist Samuel Ogundipe granted bail, released

    A PREMIUM TIMES journalist, Samuel Ogundipe, who has been detained since Tuesday has been released.
    Mr Ogundipe was released on Friday morning after he was granted bail by magistrate Abdulwahab Mohammed of the Kubwa Grade 1 Magistrate Court in Kubwa, Abuja.
    The judge had first heard the case on Wednesday

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  • NFF crisis: FIFA rejects Dalung’s ministerial

    NFF crisis: FIFA rejects Dalung’s ministerial

    World’s Football governing body, FIFA have turned down a proposed visit by a Nigerian delegation, led by the Minister for Sports, Solomon Dalung in a bid to discuss the ongoing leadership tussle rocking the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF).
    Nigeria are facing a race against time to avoid a worldwide ban

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  • Married Mother Of Five Slumps, Dies After Sex Romp With Younger Lover

    Married Mother Of Five Slumps, Dies After Sex Romp With Younger Lover

    Men of the Ogun State Police Command has arrested one Kelvin Micheal, 28, over the death of a 40-year-old woman, Monsurat Idowu after a bout of sex.
    The Command’s spokesman, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi disclosed this on Thursday in Abeokuta.
    According to him, “the arrest of the suspect was as a

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  • Eid-El-Kabir: FG Declares Tuesday, Wednesday Public Holidays

    Eid-El-Kabir: FG Declares Tuesday, Wednesday Public Holidays

    The Federal Government has declared August 21 and 22 as public holidays to celebrate the 2018 Eid-el-Kabir.
    The Minister of Interior, retired Lieutenant General Abdulrahman Dambazau, made the declaration on Thursday in Abuja in a statement issued by Dr Mohammed Umar, the Permanent Secretary of the ministry.
    While wishing Nigerians

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  • Sen. Attai Aidoko Allegedly Enlists Thugs To Harass Delegates At Kogi East PDP Primary

    Sen. Attai Aidoko Allegedly Enlists Thugs To Harass Delegates At Kogi East PDP Primary

    Information at our disposal has revealed that a senatorial aspirant under the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kogi East Senatorial District, Senator Attai Adoko has enlisted thugs to disrupt the forthcoming primaries of the party, this newspaper gathered.Reliable informants alleged that Aidoko, who is currently representing the senatorial district in

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Lukaku quits Belgium team in 2020

Lukaku quits Belgium team in 2020

Sport August 16, 2018 at 10:50 pm 0 comments

Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku has revealed that he is planning to retire from international duty with Belgium in 2020.
Despite being just 25 years of age, the Red Devils star is already preparing to call time on a career with his country.
As things stands, he intends to grace

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No more bad blood? Nico Gravity reaches out to Timaya to end feud

No more bad blood? Nico Gravity reaches out to Timaya to end feud

Entertainment August 16, 2018 at 10:33 pm 0 comments

Longstanding beef between two Nigerian pop stars, Paul Nnamdi Okpara a.k.a Nico Gravity and Timaya may soon be over, as the former has finally reached out to the latter, asking him to let go of the past, as he’s ready to do a collabo with him to end their feud.
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Breaking: Music icon Queen Of Soul’ Aretha Frankiln is dead

Breaking: Music icon Queen Of Soul’ Aretha Frankiln is dead

Entertainment August 16, 2018 at 4:46 pm 0 comments

Aretha Franklin, the music legend, icon and Grammy-winning singer celebrated as the “Queen of Soul,” died at her home in Detroit on Thursday, her longtime publicist announced. She was 76.
Franklin — who influenced generations of female singers with unforgettable hits including “Respect” (1967), “Natural Woman” (1968) and “I Say

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Victor Moses Announces Shock Retirement From Super Eagles

Victor Moses Announces Shock Retirement From Super Eagles

Sport August 15, 2018 at 9:22 pm 0 comments

Chelsea FC winger Victor Moses has announced his retirement from international football.
The news will come as a shock to most Nigerian football lovers, as Moses is only 27 and he made his Super Eagles debut only in 2012.
In a statement he released on Wednesday, Moses said he experienced

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Eto’o spoke to Xavi and Sneijder before going to Qatar

Eto’o spoke to Xavi and Sneijder before going to Qatar

Sport August 14, 2018 at 8:27 pm 0 comments

Samuel Eto’o sought the advice of Xavi Hernandez and Wesley Sneijder before choosing to play in Qatar, the Cameroon star said as he was unveiled by his new club Tuesday.
After a whirlwind transfer — Eto’o was playing in Turkey a week ago — the beaming 37-year-old striker was presented

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Romania to probe alleged police violence at protest

Romania to probe alleged police violence at protest

International August 13, 2018 at 9:21 pm 0 comments

Romania has opened an enquiry into alleged police violence at a mass anti-corruption protest against the leftwing government last week where hundreds were injured, military prosecutors said Monday.
Around 80,000 people — many of them Romanians living abroad — demonstrated late Friday in Bucharest, accusing the government of corruption and

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“Real Election Takes Place In The Night, We Just Annouce Results In The Afternoon” – Delta State PDP Chieftain

A special adviser to Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan of Delta State has revealed that elections in the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) both at national, state and local levels are determined at night.
Ighoyota Amori who was addressing a PDP gathering in delta State was secretly filmed while bragging that candidates have

Former Governor Gbenga Daniel reacts to multiple murder allegations while in office

Former Ogun state Governor and cheiftain of Labour party, Otunba Gbenga Daniel on the 22nd of July, 2014 granted a no-holds-barred interview to Newspaper and online journalist in Lagos.
The former governor reacted to multiple murder allegations and several violence allegedly perpetuated by him while in office. He brought along

Gov. Rochas Okorocha Dancing Skelewu With Family Members

Governor Rochas Okorocha Saturday 11th October, 2014 gave out his daughter Miss Uju Vanstasia Okorocha to Mr Uzoma Tony Anwuka, the son of the Secretary to the Government of Imo State, Prof Anthony Anwuka.
He entertained guest who were present with skelewu dance steps with all of his family members,