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Hollywood honours Nigerian-American football legend Christian Okoye

Dwayne Johnson popularly known as ‘The Rock,’ says he adopted a Nigerian name Davis Okoye, in the movie `Rampage,’ to honour Christian Okoye, the Nigerian-American football legend.

Eight charged in murder of SA wildlife conservationist in Tanzania

A US-based wildlife conservation group says authorities in Tanzania have arrested and charged eight people for the murder of the group's co-founder Wayne Lotter, who was shot in Dar es Salaam last year.

Suspected poacher eaten by lions in South Africa

A suspected poacher was mauled to death and eaten by a pack of lions close to the Kruger National Park in South Africa, police said Monday, adding that little was left of the victim’s body.

China’s ban on ivory trade comes into force

China has long been one of the world's biggest markets for ivory, but as of 2018 all trade in ivory and ivory products in the country is illegal.

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University of Ibadan withdraws 408 students for poor performance

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Super Eagles will be ready for England friendly – skipper

Midfielder Mikel Obi says the Super Eagles will be at their best for the prestige international friendly match against England at Wembley Stadium in London on June 2.

NIS will no longer issue passport without national identification number – Mohammed Babandede

The Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) says those who do not have national identity card number will no longer be eligible for international passport.