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The forgotten history of Rodin’s Napoleon, found in New Jersey

Napoleon Bonaparte and Auguste Rodin are both household names in their own right. But a bust of the French emperor created by the master sculptor faded into oblivion in an American town, only to be discovered by chance.

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Nigeria will perform credibly at ITTF top 16 in Nairobi – coach

The National Table Tennis Coach, Nosiru Bello, on Wednesday said the country would perform credibly at the forthcoming International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) Africa Top 16 in Nairobi, Kenya.

Court adjourns hearing of ex-NSA Sambo Dasuki‘s case until March 22

An FCT High Court, on Wednesday adjourned until March 22, continuation of hearing in the case involving former National Security Adviser, retired Col Sambo Dasuki, pending outcome of judgment of the Supreme Court on his appeal.

94 school girls ‘missing’ after Boko Haram attack on Yobe school

Fears grew in northeast Nigeria on Wednesday about the fate of potential scores of girls who have not been seen since a Boko Haram attack on their school two days ago.

Man jailed for 60 years for defiling 12-year-old

Barely three weeks after the commissioning of a Sexual Offences and Domestic Violence Court, Lagos, yesterday delivered its first judgement by sentencing a 58-year-old tailor, Cobina Iziejen, to 60 years imprisonment for defiling a 12-year-old girl (name withheld).

Court freezes accounts of navy admiral who received billions controversially

The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Wednesday granted permission to the Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, to freeze the accounts of Tahir Yusuf, a retired naval officer.

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76-year-old man killed by nephews over witchcraft allegation

Two youths in the Dundu community of Agyaga ward, Akwanga Local Government Area of Nasarawa State have allegedly killed their uncle, 76-year-old Baba Gaya, who they accused of witchcraft.

ITF trains additional 11,000 youths on welding, plumping, others

The Industrial Training fund (ITF) said it has trained and empowered a fresh batch of 11,000 Nigerian youths on various skills under the National Industrial Skills Development Programme (NISDP) of the agency.
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#BBNaija: Cee-C is too stressful – Tobi

Big brother housemate Tobi has spoken on his rift with partner, Cee-C.

Why we are constructing Maradi–Kano rail – Governor Amaechi

The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Ameachi, says the Nigerian government is constructing a rail line to link Kano with Maradi in Niger Republic in order to boost Nigeria’s economy.

Court jails 20 persons 10 years for setting church ablaze

An Egyptian court on Tuesday sentenced 20 people to 10 years in prison for burning a church, official news agency MENA reported.