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The Covid-19 was manufactured in a laboratory to control the world population.The testing of the virus was planned to be staged in #Wuhan,a province in China because it is the most populated country. To understand my write up,have time and watch these movies. 1.PANDEMIC on Netflix. 2.THE LAST SHIP(Season 1-5) …

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BREAKING: Court Orders IGP, DSS DG, Others To Release Deposed Emir Sanusi From Detention

The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja on Friday, March 13, has ordered the immediate release of the dethroned Emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi from confinement/detention. Justice Anwuli Chikere made the order in an ex-parte ruling on Friday morning after listening to lawyer to Sanusi, Lateef Fagbemi (SAN) who …

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BREAKING: Gov El-Rufai Visits Deposed Emir Sanusi in Awe

Governor Nasiru El-Rufai of Kaduna State Governor, Nasiru El-Rufai, on Friday afternoon, March 13, has met with dethroned Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi II at Awe in Nasarawa State. Governor El-Rufai who arrived Awe LocalGovernment at about 1:30pm where Sanusi is currently residing. Due to heavy security presence journalists were …

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VIDEO: Buhari attacked at Argungu Festival in Kebbi State

According to the Sahara Reporters who firstly reported on Social media, but later africanews247 seen the video making rounds on the micro-blogging site, Twitter, which was posted by @segalink, the President posed for a picture session with the Kebbi State governor, Abubakar Atiku Bagudu and other dignitaries. However, a man …

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Coronavirus: Experts say Nigeria likely to record more positive cases of disease

Experts in the field of health have cautioned the Nigerian government to redouble efforts at preventing the spread of coronavirus in the country An index case of the disease was recorded in Lagos and the victim has since been quarantined The experts said Nigeria is one of the 13 African …

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Juventus Superstar Tests Positive For Coronavirus

Italian professional footballer, Daniele Rugani who plays for Serie A champions, Juventus has tested positive for the coronavirus disease. This was confirmed in a statement by Juventus who added that the club has activated necessary procedures as required by law. The 25-year-old defender came on as a substitute in his …

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Ronaldo Quarantined After Teammate, Rugani Tested Positive To Coronavirus

A few hours after africanews247 reported that Italian professional footballer, Daniele Rugani who plays for Serie A champions, Juventus has tested positive for the coronavirus disease, his teammate, Cristiano Ronaldo has reportedly been quarantined in his homeland, Madeira. It could be recalled that Juventus on Sunday, March 8 played against …

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COVID-19: All Real Madrid Players Sent Home For 15 Days Quarantine

A statement recently released by Real Madrid C.F has noted that all players of both Football and Basketball team belonging to the club will be quarantined for fifteen days. The announcement was coming after a member of their basketball team reportedly tested positive for the Chinese killer virus, codenamed COVID-19. …

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El-Rufai Visits Muhammadu Sanusi In Awe

The Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai has allegedly travelled to Awe, Nasarawa State to visit the former Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, who was throned over allegation of insubordination. According to Daily Trust, report gathered from security sources has it that Governor El-Rufai left Kaduna on Thursday morning to …

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Tom Hanks And His Wife Down With Coronavirus

American actor Tom Hanks said on Twitter on Wednesday that he and his wife, actress Rita Wilson, tested positive for coronavirus in Australia, where he is currently working on a feature film. Tom Hanks said the couple had a coronavirus test after feeling tired and feverish. He made the announcement, …

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WHO Declares Coronavirus Global Pandemic

Following the fast spread of the Coronavirus, the World Health Organization (WHO) has declared COVID-19 a global pandemic. This was made known in a press conference on Wednesday at the organization’s headquarters in Geneva by WHO Director-General, Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus. He said: “In the past two weeks the number …

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40 Security Operatives Guard Sanusi’s Detention Center In Nasarawa

Security was on Wednesday beefed up at the compound housing the sacked Emir of Kano State, Muhammad Sanusi II at Awe town in Nasarawa State. Over 40 operatives of the Nigeria police, personnel of the Department of State Services and the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, were reportedly seen …

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Fans slam ‘Home Alone’ reboot following cast announcement

When Disney announced a reboot of “Home Alone” this past August, fans, and even Macaulay Culkin himself, eviscerated the studio for tinkering with the 1990 John Hughes Christmas classic. And after unveiling the film’s cast list, it ignited the online ire once again, Insider reports. The holiday drama kicked off …

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Anthony Joshua beats Andy Ruiz to win back world heavyweight titles

Anthony Joshua on Saturday defeated Andy Ruiz Jr at the Diriyah Arena, Saudi Arabia to reclaim his IBF, WBA and WBO titles. Joshua lost the titles to Ruiz in a shock June defeat in New York.With his victory, Joshua has joined greats such as Muhammad Ali, Lennox Lewis and Evander …

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Six High-Interest Savings Accounts You Can Open Today

Wouldn’t it be nice if you’re able to earn some good interest on the money you’re holding in your savings account? You might think that banks are doing you a favor with the minuscule interests they add to your money pile periodically, but this ‘bonus’ may get wiped out by …

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Microsoft & Nokia Come Together Yet Again, Aims To Work On AI, IoT, Cloud

History exists so that man could learn from his mistakes, It’s been around five years have passed since Microsoft’s $7 billion ill-fated acquisition of Nokia’s smartphone business, and now after learning too many lessons, both the tech champions are coming together yet again. Microsoft has announced a strategic collaboration with …

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Web inventor Tim Berners-Lee unveils plan to save the internet

Thirty years after he invented the World Wide Web, Tim Berners-Lee has released what he calls a “roadmap to build a better web.” His plan aims to halt abuse of the internet by governments, companies, and individuals. Tim Berners-Lee, a British engineer credited with having invented the World Wide Web …

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This is Benjamin Enwegbara, first African member of Austria Parliament

ON Friday, a Nigerian Economist, Benjamin Enwegbara was announced to have been elected into the parliament in Austria, a country in Central Europe, making it the first of its kind. This information was disclosed by his delighted brother, Odilim Enwegbara, a development economist and a digital technology management analyst who …

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Big Tech wants into your wallet so they can get more data, like their Chinese rivals

Chinese tech giants control mobile wallets that track a variety of financial services, which is appealing to Google, Apple, Facebook, and Amazon Technology giants are showing a heightened interest in the financial services industry as they see Chinese tech companies succeeding in payments, an area that could be lucrative for …

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Buhari appoints ex-CBN deputy gov, Sarah Alade as SA on Finance and Economy

ON Tuesday, President Muhammadu Buhari appointed Sarah Omotunde Alade as the Special Adviser to the President on Finance and the Economy. The information was disclosed through a statement on Nigeria’s Presidency Twitter handle @NGRPresident. According to the statement, Alade’s appointment as the adviser on finance and the economy to the …

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Dismay As the US Formally Starts Pullout From Paris Climate Accord

he United States has formally notified the United Nations that it is withdrawing from the Paris climate accord, triggering expressions of concern and regret from other major powers on Tuesday. President Donald Trump went ahead with the pullout despite mounting evidence of the reality and impact of climate change, with …

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Bad effect of Smoking Shisha

Shisha smoking – also called hookah, narghile, waterpipe, or hubble bubble smoking – is a way of smoking tobacco, sometimes mixed with fruit or molasses sugar, through a bowl and hose or tube. The tube ends in a mouthpiece from which the smoker inhales the smoke from the substances being …

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Xenophobia: South Africans Attack Nigerians Again

South Africans living in Mpumalamga province have attacked Nigerians in a fresh wave of xenophobic violence. Channels Television correspondent in South Africa reports that further information concerning the attack is still sketchy as the crew is on its way to the province for details. The leadership of Nigerian Citizens In …

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EFCC arrests two Britons over $9billion fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has charged two Britons for alleged money laundering in connection with an ill-fated gas deal. The EFCC said in a statement that both men were directors of two companies that the agency alleged failure to report to the anti-graft agency a single deposit …

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Success Makanjuola: La Liga side Leganes sign Nigerian youngster

Success Makanjuola joins La Liga side CD Leganes – The Spanish League side had completed the move for the Nigerian since August – Makanjuola was however unveiled earlier this week as he begins his European journey in Spain Spanish League giants Leganes have completed the signing of Nigerian youngster Success …

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Victor Osimhen: Barcelona eye Super Eagles star as a replacement for Luis Suarez

Victor Osimehen alongside three others have been shortlisted by Barcelona as a replacement for Luis Suarez – Luis Suarez is enjoying the last leg of his contract at Barcelona – The Catalans’ main priority next summer will be to sign a striker to replace the former Liverpool star Barcelona have …

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‘Online media will be regulated, hate speech fine to be increased from N500k to N5m’ – Lai Mohammed

Nigeria’s Minister of Information and Culture Lai Mohammed on Thursday, October 10, announced that online news platforms will now be regulated as he inaugurated a seven-man committee to implement reforms in the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC). Members of the committee whose job description centers on implementing reforms in the NBC include; Armstrong …

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GENERAL$11m Cyber Fraud: Court Orders Forfeiture Of N280m Traced To Invictus Obi

Obinwanne Okeke aka Invictus is currently standing trial in the U.S over an alleged $11m cyber fraud, following his recent arrest by the FBI. EFFC had told the court that the two firms were owned by Invictus, described as “a strong leader of a cybercrime syndicate that specialized in business …

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“I’m not happy; I have only users around me”- Actress Ifu Ennada laments

Nollywood actress and former Big Brother housemate, Iheme Faith Uloma is popularly known as Ifu Ennada, has opened up on a saddening fact ravaging her life. According to the actress, she’s mainly surrounded by individuals who only want to gain something from her, without giving back in return; a class …

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The T.B. Joshua Factor In Nigeria-South Africa Relations

Until the recent xenophobic attacks in South Africa, the former Apartheid colony had always enjoyed very good relations with Nigeria. The two countries have often cross-fertilised ideas in many areas, including but not limited to the arts, culture, religion, music, advertising, etc. During my eventful sojourn in the marketing communications …

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