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President Buhari Swears-In Chairman and Members of the Independent Corrupt Practises and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) in State House on 4th Feb 2019-3

Anti-corruption: President Buhari places MDAs on ICPC’s watch list

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the new board of Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission (ICPC) to henceforth keep an eye on ministries, departments and agencies (MDAs) of government with high tendency for corruption.

Muslim women empower 2,000 widows with N100,000 each

The Sisters of Jannah (SOJ), a Muslim women humanitarian Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) has empowered 2,000 widows and indigent women with N100,000 each to invest in small-scale businesses.

Police arrest 20 over kidnapping of Italian woman in Kenya

Twenty people have been detained over the abduction of an Italian woman from a village in southeast Kenya, the east African country’s police chief said on Friday.

Eid-el-Maulud: Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi felicitates with Muslims

On this year’s Eid-el Maulud, marking the birthday of the Holy Prophet of Islam Muhammad (PBUH), Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has called on all Nigerians to remain prayerful and committed in their abiding faith in God for the sustenance of peace, unity and progress of the country.

Eid Maulud: Yakubu Dogara felicitates with Muslim faithful

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr Yakubu Dogara, has congratulated the Muslims in the country on the commemoration of this year’s Eid-el-Maulud.

Eid-El Maulud: Federal government declares Tuesday public holiday

The Federal Government has declared Tuesday as Public Holiday to mark the Eid-el Maulud.
Reality star, Alex Asogwa, aka Alex Unusual was auctioned in Abuja, for 300,000 Naira to raise funds for cancer patients.

BBNaija’s Alex Asogwa auctioned for cancer fund

Reality star, Alex Asogwa, aka Alex Unusual, was auctioned in Abuja, for 300,000 Naira to raise funds for cancer patients.
A lawyer says there was no doctor on hand when Anucha Tasako was fighting in a Bangkok suburb.

Outrage as 13-year-old Thai boxer die in ring

Thais have reacted with shock and anger after a 13-year-old boxer died during a charity bout, reviving calls for a ban on fights between children in the brutal Muay Thai martial art.
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Prince Charles hosts Nigerian fashion designers

Ahead of his West African tour, Prince Charles hosted a reception for British-West African creatives including two Nigerian fashion designers.

Eid-el-Kabir: Governor Ortom calls for greater patriotism

As Muslims all over the world mark the Eid-el-Kabir celebration, Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State has admonished Islamic faithful in particular to commit themselves to the Holy Prophet’s injunctions of piety, honesty and charity to the less privileged.

100 golfers set for NHF charity tourney

About 100 professional and amateur golfers will battle for honours in this year’s edition of the Nigerian Heart Foundation Charity Golf tournament.
An Indian nun (C) with Mother Teresa's Missionaries of Charity hides her face as she sits outside a court under police protection before a hearing on child trafficking charges in Ranchi, in India's eastern Jharkhand state, on July 5, 2018. A nun and a staff member at Mother Teresa's Missionaries of Charity in eastern India were arrested July 5 for allegedly selling babies born to unwed mothers, police said. The pair were arrested from the grounds of the charity founded by the Nobel Laureate in Jharkhand on charges of child trafficking, police in the state capital Ranchi said./ AFP PHOTO / -

Mother Teresa charity shocked after India babies ‘sold’

An Indian charity founded by Mother Teresa expressed outrage and regret Friday after a nun and an employee were arrested for allegedly selling infants for adoption for potentially thousands of dollars.

US felicitates with Muslims on Eid-el-Fitr

The U.S. Government has felicitated with the Muslim faithful on the occasion of the Eid-el-Fitr celebration on Friday, which marks the end of the Ramadan fast.

Ramadan: Ex-VP Atiku Abubakr urges Muslims to pray for Nigeria

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has urged Muslims to use the Ramadan period to pray for unity in the country.

President Buhari greets Muslims on Ramadan fast

President Muhammadu Buhari has sent best wishes to Muslims in Nigeria and across the world as they commence the 30-day Ramadan fast.

Ex-VP Atiku Abubakar: Nigeria’s problems not linked to religion, ethnicity

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has pointed out that the problems bedevilling Nigeria have no ethnic or religious colourations.

Nwankwo Kanu to feature for Arsenal against Real Madrid

Ex-Nigeria skipper Nwankwo Kanu is expected to be named in an all star cast of former Arsenal players versus legendary players of Spanish giants Real Madrid.

2019: Catholic Bishop warns Nigerians against selling their voter’s cards

Most Reverend Akin Oyejola, Catholic Bishop of Osogbo Diocese, has warned Nigerians against selling their voter’s cards, describing it as mortal sin against God and humanity.

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Nigeria international, Odion Ighalo has been unveiled by new club Shanghai Shenhua and handed jersey number 9 as he continues his football career in the China Super League.

Odion Ighalo: Quique Sanchez Flores ‘brain’ behind Shanghai Shenhua move

Shanghai Shenhua new signing Odion Ighalo has described the chance to be coached again by coach Quique Sanchez Flores as a ‘great opportunity’.

Zinedine Zidane ready for ‘serious’ talks about Chelsea job

Former Madrid Manager Zinedine Zidane is reportedly prepared to take over at Chelsea FC as long as the club can match his ambition in the transfer market, according to reports in the British media.

DSS denies former chief still controls its affairs

The Department of State Services (DSS) has denied that the former Director-General of the service, Mr Lawal Daura, is still in control of its affairs.

Official: Customs interrogates officers over video showing man’s death

The Nigeria Customs Service says its officers involved in the shooting of a man along Ijebu Ode road on Sunday are being interrogated.

Gbenga Ogunbote wants Rangers win against Wikki Tourist ahead CAFCC clash with Etoile du...

Rangers International F.C manager Gbenga Ogunbote says his side’s NPFL matchday-10 clash with Wikki Tourist at the Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium, Enugu on Wednesday is a ‘must win’ game for the ‘Flying Antelopes’.