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Osinbajo signs 2017 budget

Osinbajo signs the 2017 Appropriation Law, with Abba Kyari, Chief of Staff to the President, Udoma Udo Udoma, Minister of Budget and Planning, Senator Ita Enang, Senate President Bukola Saraki and Yakubu Dogara, the Speaker House of Representatives Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Monday signed the 2017 budget almost four …

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Why we lost to South Africa – Gernot Rohr

  After losing their first 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against South Africa, Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr has offered an explanation as to why Eagles lost to the South Africans. Goals by Tokelo Rantie and Percy Tau meant the Super Eagles began the series on a sour note and …

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Saudi Arabia bans Messi, Barcelona shirts because of Qatar

Saudi Arabia war against Qatar has deepened with the latest being criminalising wearing  a Barcelona shirt in the country. It means that fans wearing a Lionel Messi or Neymar shirt will go to jail in the Saudi Kingdom. Qatar Airways has been a sponsor of the Catalan team for four …

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NJC recalls suspended judges

Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen The National Judicial Council (NJC) has recalled Justice Inyang Okoro of the Supreme Court who was suspended with seven other justices in November 2016. In a statement issued in Abuja on Saturday by the council’s Director of Information, Mr Soji Oye, said the council …

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Fake Police Inspector arrested in Lagos

The operatives of the Lagos State Task Force have arrested commercial bus driver that has been parading himself as an Inspector attached to the Lagos State Police Command, Ikeja, Lagos. Chairman of the Lagos State Task Force, Olayinka Egbeyemi who paraded the suspect said that he was arrested on Wednesday …

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Atletico out; Madrid, Juventus to play in Cardiff

Kevin Gameiro laments a miss against Real Madrid Atlético won on last night, in their last-ever European game at the Vicente Calderón, but it was  Real Madrid who marched on to the final against Juventus in Cardiff on 3 June. The Zinedine Zidane team will now attempt to become the first side …

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Wall collapse kills 24 at wedding ceremony in India

A wall has collapsed during a wedding party in western India, killing 24 people, including four children, police says. Guests had taken shelter from a storm under a tin shack that adjoined the wall when it collapsed late Wednesday, local police officer Anil Tank told AFP. “The wall and a …

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