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2019 Grammys: the complete list of winners

It was a strong year for women in general, with Cardi B becoming the first solo woman to win Best Rap Album, and Brandi Carlile winning three in the Americana categories.
Gboyega Nasiru Isiaka

Prince Isiaka defends ex-President Obasanjo, tasks INEC on credible polls

The African Democratic Congress (ADC) governorship candidate in Ogun State, Prince Gboyega Isiaka has urged the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to show fairness and probity in the conduct of the general election.
Hometown hero Ashleigh Barty muscled past Maria Sharapova on Sunday to make the Australian Open quarter-finals where she will meet Petra Kvitova who matched her best Slam performance since a terrifying knife attack derailed her career.

Ashleigh Barty muscles past Maria Sharapova to set up Petra Kvitova in Australian Open...

Hometown hero Ashleigh Barty muscled past Maria Sharapova on Sunday to make the Australian Open quarter-finals where she will meet Petra Kvitova who matched her best Slam performance since a terrifying knife attack derailed her career.

Facebook hack victims will not get ID theft protection

Facebook has said it will not provide identity fraud protection for the victims of its latest data breach.

Governor Dickson calls for action against cancer

Bayelsa State governor, Mr Seriake Dickson, has called for concerted action against the reality and dangers of the cancer scourge by creating awareness on early detection and treatment of the terminal disease.

Governor Umahi: APC does not have my permission to use stadium for rally

Gov. David Umahi of Ebonyi says he has not granted permission for the use of Pa Ngele Oruta Stadium, Abakaliki, for the All Progressives Congress (APC) mega rally on Saturday.
Mikel Obi’s father has his vital signs checked after he has regained his freedom

Mikel has not called me in five years – father

The father of Super Eagles captain John Mikel Obi says his son has not called him in over five years.

Woman killed after jet engine fails on US flight

Catastrophic engine failure on a Southwest Airlines flight from New York to Dallas killed a mother-of-two and forced an emergency landing Tuesday, the first fatal incident in US commercial aviation for nearly a decade.

Smoking hemp gives me strength – Labourer tells court

An ex-convict, Peter Bitrus, on Tuesday told a Kubwa Grade 1 Area Court that he could not do without hemp smoking, saying it is my source of strength to work.

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People carry flowers to lay below the statues of former North Korean leaders Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il on Mansu Hill in Pyongyang. (AP Photo-Jon Chol Jin)

North Koreans pay tribute to Kim’s father in freezing cold

The Day of the Shining Star dawned bitterly cold in Pyongyang. But thousands of North Koreans lined up in temperatures of minus 8 degrees Celsius on Saturday to pay their respects to late leader Kim Jong Il on his birthday.

10 dead, 15 injured in Maiduguri attacks

Ten people have lost their lives including two suicide bombers when insurgents attacked Maiduguri.
President Muhammadu Buhari has warned public officials, particularly those elected and appointed into office, that they must keep public trust or leave.-1

President Buhari expresses disappointment over postponed elections

President Muhammadu Buhari who is also the All Progressives Congress candidate for the presidential election has expressed disappointment over the postponement of the general elections.
Buhari Media Organisation (BMO)

Election postponement: BMO demands resignation of INEC chairman

The Buhari Media Organisation has accused the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, of dereliction of duty and is demanding his resignation.
Theodore McCarrick

Vatican defrocks former US cardinal for sex abuse of minor

Pope Francis has defrocked a former cardinal in a first for the Roman Catholic church over accusations American Theodore McCarrick sexually abused a teenager 50 years ago, a Vatican statement said on Saturday.