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  • Arewa leader bemoans level of abandoned projects in N-Delta
    PORT HAR-COURT—The leader of Arewa Initiative for Peaceful Co-existence in Southern Nigeria, Alhaji Musa Saidu, has expressed displeasure over the level of abandoned Niger Delta Development Commission’s, NDDC, projects in the oil-rich region.The
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  • Stunned Zimbabweans face uncertain future without Mugabe
    Zimbabweans were weighing an uncertain future without President Robert Mugabe Thursday after the army took power and placed the 93-year-old veteran, once seen as a liberation hero, under house arrest.The post Stunned Zimbabweans face uncertain futur
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  • Drama as Ndume resumes after 90 legislative days’ suspension
    A mild drama in the Senate chamber, yesterday, heralded the resumption of Senator Mohammed Ali Ndume (APC, Borno South), from the 90 days legislative suspension clamped on him by the Senate.The post Drama as Ndume resumes after 90 legislative d
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  • PDP presidential candidate won’t come from South West, Adeniran tells Fayose
    FORMER Minister of Education and national chairmanship aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Prof Tunde Adeniran has advised Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State to support his ambition to emerge the party’s national chairman in the Dec
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  • No sign Nigeria is out of recession, Labour laments
    FIVE months after the Federal Government announced Nigeria' s exit from the crushing economic recession, umbrella body for senior civil servants in the country, at its National Executive Council, NEC, meeting in Enugu, Enugu State, declared that th
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  • Buhari to Ndigbo: My appointments based on merit, track record
    President Muhammadu Buhari, Tuesday night, in Abakaliki explained that many appointees in his administration were appointed purely on merit and proven track records.The post Buhari to Ndigbo: My appointments based on merit, track record appeared fir
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  • IKOYI APARTMENT CASH : Whistle blowers’ordeal raises questions
    ‘’The government was clearly in a hurry about the policy in order to encourage Nigerians to report corrupt practices That is what I observed because most of the things contained in that policy has not been enacted into law But the Federal Govern
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  • Iwobi’s goals were classic, says Macherano
    Barcelona and Argentine defender, Javier Macherano has stressed that Alex Iwobi’s brace for the Super Eagles in their international friendly on Tuesday night were quality strikes.The post Iwobi’s goals were classic, says Macherano appeared first
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  • Obiano, Nwoye’s constituents welcome Ojukwu jnr’s defection to APC; endorse Nwoye
    Stakeholders in Anambra East/West Federal Constituency, home of Governor Willie Obiano and All Progressives Congress, APC, governorship candidate, Dr. Tony Nwoye, have welcomed the defection of Chief Chukwuemeka Ojukwu Jnr. to the APC, saying it is a
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  • NNPC should be partially privatised — Moghalu
    Despite effort by the current administration to diversify the nation’s economy, a former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Mr. Kingsley Moghalu, has urged the Federal Government to partially privatize the Nigerian National Petrol
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  • Anambra Poll: Obiano’s scorecard and November 18 poll
    Anambra State governorship election holds on Saturday, November 18, and the past few weeks have been electrified by the campaign of the contestants.The post Anambra Poll: Obiano’s scorecard and November 18 poll appeared first on Vanguard News.
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  • Inflation falls to 15.91% in October —NBS
    The National Bureau of Statis- tics, NBS, yesterday announced that the Consumer Price Index (CPI) which measure Inflation rate declined to 15.91 per cent Year-on-Year, YoY in October, 2017.The post Inflation falls to 15.91% in October —NBS appea
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  • Eagles exhibited strong will – Rohr
    Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr praised his team’s resolve after the three-time African champions came from two goals down to beat Argentina 4-2.The post Eagles exhibited strong will – Rohr appeared first on Vanguard News.
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  • Police lied over attack on Wike’s convoy — Rivers govt
    RIVERS State government has described as misleading and unfortunate, a report released by the state Commissioner of Police, Mr Zaki Ahmed, saying that neither Governor Nyesom Wike’s life nor that of the Minister of Transportation. Mr Chibuike Amaec
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  • African SMEs face $136bn financing gap annually—IFC
    The International Finance Corporation, IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, has estimated that in Africa, small and medium enterprises, SMEs, face a financing gap of over $136 billion annually.The post African SMEs face $136bn financing gap annual
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  • U- 20 Female World Cup: Give us the ticket, Edo Deputy Gov charges Falconets
    As the U- 20 National women’s team tackle their counterparts from Morocco on Saturday at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium in Benin –City for the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup qualifiers, Edo State Deputy Governor, Comrade Philip Shaibu, has charged t
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  • Why EFCC lose good corruption cases- Alabi
    例如, the EFCC generally will charge the accused with numerous counts of various offences at the same timeThe post Why EFCC lose good corruption cases- Alabi appeared first on Vanguard News.
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  • PDP holds two parallel zonal meetings in Ibadan
    THE crisis rocking the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the South West continued unabated, yesterday, as both the Senator Buruji Kashamu faction and that of Dr Eddy Olafeso held two parallel zonal meetings in Ibadan.The post PDP holds two parall
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  • Court vacates interim forfeiture order on accounts without BVN
    ABUJA — The Abuja Division of the Federal High Court, yesterday, varied the orders it made on October 17, which directed 19 commercial banks in the country to freeze all accounts without Bank Verification Numbers, BVN.The post Court vacates interi
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  • FG, Lagos Govt move to tackle Apapa traffic gridlock
    LAGOS—IN apparent response to public outcry over the total breakdown of law and order on the Apapa-Oshodi Expressway by tanker and other truck drivers, as highlighted by Vanguard Newspaper in the last few days, the Federal and Lagos State governmen
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  • Police search for uncle of teen arrested over Gaia Pope
    Police are now searching for the uncle of the teenager originally arrested on suspicion of murder in relation to Gaia Pope’s disappearance, his family said tonight.
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  • NHS cuts are blamed for 120,000 extra deaths
    Researchers from Cambridge University likened the cuts to 'economic murder' and said NHS and social care funding means vulnerable patients are not receiving the help they need.
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  • All Labour officials on local committee resign
    The unnamed male activist is said to have harassed women's officer Anne Ruzylo, rom Bexhill-on-Sea, East Sussex, for months after they disagreed over 'gender identity' issues.
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  • Duke of Windsor’s will to be unsealed at last
    For over four decades the will of the Duke of Windsor, once known as King Edward VIII, has remained sealed and hidden away from prying eyes. But now it will be unsealed.
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  • Up to 8,000 women to benefit from new cancer drug
    The drugs are hailed as the ‘closest thing to a cure’ for women with incurable breast cancer. Vikki Orvice (pictured), from St Albans, has been able to work full-time thanks to the wonder drugs.
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  • Theresa May and Hammond locked in Green Belt stand-off
    Today. the Prime Minister will pledge to take ‘personal charge’ of tackling the housing crisis, which many believe is essential to reconnecting the Tories with the under-40s.
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  • Scots get set for ‘booze cruises’ into England
    Off licenses in the north of England are said to be stocking up on beers, spirits and wines as they prepare for an influx of Scottish drinkers looking to buy cheaper alcohol in bulk.
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  • PCSO who helped catch hit and run driver suspended
    John Cannon (pictured), hailed a hero for catching a driver who injured a pensioner has revealed he has been suspended from Greater Manchester Police accused of 'misusing' the police car's blue light.
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  • Tory backlash at rebels threatening to frustrate Brexit
    Sources believe the number of rebels could top 20 – enough to overturn Theresa May’s slender Commons majority when the issue comes to a vote next month.
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  • Quentin Letts: The PM tonked Corbyn to the boundary ropes
    For a woman supposedly on the rack, Theresa May had a carefree outing at Prime Minister’s Questions. She tonked Jeremy Corbyn to the boundary ropes.
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  • Call to ditch Gladstone... and replace him with Jon Snow!
    The Roscoe and Gladstone building at Liverpool University was partly named after former Prime Minister William Gladstone (pictured), whose family wealth was built on slavery.
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  • Zimbabwe's despised Gucci Grace 'flees to Namibia'
    The military in Zimbabwe appears to have brought an end to Robert Mugabe's long, 37-year reign in what the army's supporters in Harare praised as a 'bloodless correction'.
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  • Signed first edition Harry Potter sells for £106,000
    A signed first edition of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone has sold for a world record £106,250. The 20-year-old fantasy novel by JK Rowling smashed its £30,000 estimate.
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  • Young Army private shot dead in target mistake
    Private Conor McPherson, 24, was shot in the head on the first day of Exercise Wessex Storm at the Heely Dod Range at Otterburn, Northumberland in August 2016.
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  • Tories keep Labour at bay in the polls with 41%
    Jeremy Corbyn still has not been able to overtake the Tories in the polls, despite the Government’s recent woes. Labour and the Tories remain locked in a dead heat at 41% each.
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  • Swastikas and anti-Semitism rife on university campuses
    Parliament heard a litany of 'horrifying' examples of anti-Jewish hatred at universities, including the distribution of Holocaust denial literature and it was said the swastika is now a 'casual symbol of fun'.
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  • Man 'behind Zimbabwe coup' is London-educated Mnangagwa
    Mnangagwa, 75, has had a long and varied political career in Zimbabwe, leading the justice, defence, housing and finance ministries as well as being lower house speaker and spymaster.
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  • Britain 'is ready to pay £450million debt to Iran'
    The Shah of Iran paid for and ordered 1,750 Cheiftan tanks from Britain but only 185 had been delivered by the time he was toppled in 1979 and the order was cancelled.
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  • Student tuition fees won't be repaid by 80% of graduates
    The decision to raise the minimum earnings level at which loan repayments kick in – from £21,000 to £25,000 – means a much larger pool of low earners will never make any repayments.
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  • Gaia Pope's mother claims she may be held against her will
    The mother of missing Dorset teenager Gaia Pope has launched an appeal desperately urging people to 'check their garages and vans because she could be being held prisoner there'.
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  • Duterte tells Canada's Trudeau to 'lay off' the 'bullsh*t'
    President Duterte said he was angered and insulted after Canada PM Trudeau spoke of his government's war on drugs, which has been widely condemned for leaving thousands of suspects dead.
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  • Zookeeper mauled by tiger in Russia thought she would die
    Nadezhda Srivastava who was pounced on by a tiger in a Russian zoo narrowly escaped being mauled to death (pictured) has spoken out about the terrifying incident for the first time.
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  • Benefits cheat caught playing football spared jail
    Gary Wilson, 30, of Wolverhampton, raked in state hand-outs claiming he could barely walk or dress himself due to crippling arthritis yet investigators caught him playing football (pictured).
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  • Historic Photographer of the Year awards are showcased
    The photographs form part of the first-ever Historic Photographer of the Year awards, which showcase the very best historic places and cultural sites from across the globe.
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  • Lincolnshire man bitten by false widow spider in loft
    Keith Jackson from Welton, Lincolnshire ended up with his leg being red, swollen and with a hole 'full of pus' after initially ignoring the bite.
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  • Clarifications and corrections
    A headline in yesterday’s paper suggested that a new type of milk had been produced which was suitable for people with a milk ‘allergy’.
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  • Gay Times suspends new editor Josh Rivers over tweets
    Within hours of the posts being discovered, Mr Rivers had been suspended by Gay Times, and he subsequently issued a grovelling apology over Twitter.
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  • So what is the truth about Philip and those 'affairs'?
    Through most of the Queen and Prince Philip's 70-year marriage, rumours of his alleged affairs have been rife. Pictured: The royal with close friend Penny Romsey in 1975.
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  • Travellers park caravans at Met Police dog training site
    More than 15 caravans and trucks were this week stationed on the site, which is next to a quiet residential street in Surbiton, South-West London.
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  • Disabled jihadi helped brother go to Syria to join ISIS
    Abdalraouf Abdallah, 24, had been sent to live with family in Manchester after he was shot in the back and paralysed from the waist down when the two brothers fought the Gaddafi regime in 2011.
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  • Three people are arrested after hit-and-run in Horsham
    The 70-year-old woman died after a stolen Mercedes AMG estate crashed into her Ford Fiesta on the A24 near Horsham, West Sussex, on Friday evening.
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  • Benedict Allen's wife reveals toll on their children
    Benedict Allen has failed to return from the Papua New Guinea jungle following a solo expedition to find the ‘last people on the planet’ who have no contact with the outside world.
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  • 400 win right to give evidence to Grenfell Tower inquiry
    Almost 400 individuals and organisations have been granted 'core participant' status in the Grenfell Tower Inquiry which could give them the right to provide opening statements.
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  • Edinburgh man found guilty of infecting lovers with HIV
    Daryll Rowe, originally from Edinburgh, infected five men from the Brighton area and the North East with HIV while five others narrowly escaped contracting the life-changing virus.
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  • Belfast high rise tower block is engulfed in flames
    Emergency services are currently tackling the blaze at the 15-storey tower block in Dunmurry, near Belfast, and the fire comes just months after the tragic Grenfell Tower incident in west London.
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  • Birmingham man held on suspicion of conspiracy to murder
    A 29-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to murder over the death of Tony Nicholls, 56, following a firework arson attack at his home in Birmingham, police said.
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  • Mugabe: From Catholic to Marxist to brutal despot
    The Zimbabwean tyrant met Sally Hayfron in 1958 when they were teaching at a college in Ghana and two years later they married. She died in 1992 and four years later he married Grace Marufu.
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  • Paedophile dwarf groomed teenage girls on Facebook
    Bryan Anthony Bowen (left), of Welshpool, Powys, contacted two children, aged 13 和 15. He was handed a 48-week prison sentence, suspended for two years.
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  • Corby woman finds love after being born with haemangioma
    Cody Hall, 25, from Corby, Northamptonshire, had such a large birthmark, it distorted the left side of her face. She married her boyfriend of eight years Lewis Holt, 27, last Friday after a year engagement.
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  • Migrants trying to reach Europe sold as slaves in Libya
    After EU efforts to block migrants from crossing the Mediterranean from Libya, thousands are left stranded the hands of the human traffickers, some of whom are selling them as slaves.
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  • Thai boxing coach jailed for abusing girl in Rochdale
    Peter Feeley, 56, exploited his position at a Thai boxing gym in Rochdale, Greater Manchester, to seduce the youngster before having a series of illicit sexual encounters with her.
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  • Syrian family flee home fire bomb put in their letter box
    Neighbours found the family huddled in the back garden after a petrol-type accelerate was pushed through the front door letterbox of the semi-detached house in Haydock, Merseyside.
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  • Elephant lifted from well in rescue effort in India
    Remarkable footage has captured the moment an elephant was rescued from a 20-feet well after a 36-hour long operation in Chattisgarh, India. Two cranes were needed to haul out the injured animal.
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  • Reddish pensioner brutally attacked during pub darts match
    A pensioner's face has been left fractured in 16 places after he suffered a savage attack at a pub darts match in Stockport. George Pike was viciously punched 13 times and then kicked while on the floor.
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  • Justin Bieber fans conned by would-be England footballer
    Zainab Pervaiz, 25, of Walsall, West Midlands, set up online listings for performances by Beyonce and Adele, and in all defrauded victims out of £9,982, between August 2015 and July 2016.
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  • Duty Free star Keith Barron dies aged 83
    A statement from Barron's agent said the star (pictured) enjoyed a 'long and varied career', and that he is survived by his wife of 58 年份, Mary, and his actor son Jamie.
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  • 'Biblical disaster' kills at least 14 people in Greece
    At least 14 people are dead including two men whose bodies were found floating out to sea after torrential rains brought severe flash floods to the outskirts of the Greek capital of Athens.
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  • Dementia sufferer who killed grandmother in London let off
    Volunteer Mary Hambrook, 67, died after she was trapped under James Harris' car in Give2Give in Petts Wood, south London on 11 August last year.
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  • Two former SS officers are charged over Nazi camp deaths
    Two ex-SS officers, now aged 92 和 93, have been charged with the murders of hundreds of prisoners at the Stutthof concentration camp, in Poland (pictured, executions at the camp).
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  • Shiv Thakor found guilty of exposing himself to two women
    Shiv Thakor (pictured), from Derby, who captained England at under-19 level, ha sbeen found guilty of indecently exposing himself to two women on two different occasions.
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  • North Korea: Trump deserves to die for Kim Jong-un insult
    Kim Jong-Un's North Korean Workers' Party newspaper Rodong Sinmun wrote that U.S. President Donald Trump had now been 'sentenced to death by the Korean people'.
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  • Bolton couple accused of murdering their baby
    Anthony Clark, 35, and Catherine Davies, 25, are accused of allowing their baby (not pictured) to be dehydrated and starved to death, Manchester Crown Court heard.
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  • Bolton couple accused of murdering their baby
    Anthony Clark, 35, and Catherine Davies, 25, are accused of allowing their baby (not pictured) to be dehydrated and starved to death, Manchester Crown Court heard.
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  • Masked protesters set off flares outside Downing Street
    Masked student protesters have set off flares on the road outside No.10 Downing Street. Marchers took to the street on Wednesday demanding reforms to higher education.
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  • Iouri Chliaifchtein sues over concierge service at flat
    Iouri Chliaifchtei, 60, is suing the concierge service at his £18million apartment in London because staff cuts have meant there is no one to drive his car to and from his garage.
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  • Gypsy 'beaten to death with a plasterer's whisk' on M25
    Simon Baker, 22, and Mikey Coyle, 21, allegedly grabbed the building tools from their white van and killed 20-year-old Quhey Saunders in a shop at Cobham Services on 26 June.
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  • Ferrari supercar runs out of petrol on streets of London
    The Ferrari F12 supercar - which can manage a mere 18mpg - broke down on the Charing Cross road just outside the National Portrait Gallery, causing a traffic jam just after 1pm.
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  • Rohingya crisis 'is good for business' boasts pimp
    Sex traffickers are targeting young women and children in the sprawling Rohingya refugee camps where more than 600,000 people now live after fleeing the violence in Myanmar.
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  • Teenager stabbed in London's Primrose Hill
    A teenager was knifed by a gang as he stood with a crowd of female friends in millionaire north London suburb Primrose Hill (pictured). He was found in nearby Regent's Park.
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    • Baba Sala down with a stroke, cries for help
      Sodiq Oyeleke Veteran comedian, Moses Olaiya, popularly known as Baba Sala, has solicited the financial support of well-meaning Nigerians for him to be able to take care of his health. The comedian, who sank into the background after enjoying patrona
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    • $21.7bn missing from NNPC since 1999, says Falana
      A human rights lawyer Femi Falana (SAN), on Wednesday accused the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation of failing to remit over $21.7bn and N376bn since 1999. The human rights activist said instead of piling up external loans, the Federal Govern
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    • JAMB fixes March 9 至 17 for 2018 UTME
      Olaleye Aluko, Abuja The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board has said the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination in 2018 will hold from March 9 to March 17 in about 620 computer-based test centres nationwide. The JAMB Registrar, Prof. Is-haq
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    • BVN: Court relaxes conditions to unfreeze unlinked accounts
      Ade Adesomoju, Abuja The Federal High Court in Abuja on Wednesday modified its orders made on October 17, 2017 directing the 19 commercial banks in the country to freeze all accounts without Bank Verification Numbers. Following a compromise reached b
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    • Imo couple sell first child on credit
      Chidiebube Okeoma, Owerri The Anti-Kidnapping unit of the Imo State Police Command has arrested a couple, Ifeanyi Anyanwu and Amarachi Ugorji, for allegedly stealing and selling a two-year-old boy, Ikechukwu Nwachukwu, for N500,000. The couple allege
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    • 18 die as suicide bombers attack Borno
      Kayode Idowu, Maiduguri Fourteen persons were on Wednesday killed in Borno State as four suicide bombers launched attacks on the troubled town. Twenty-nine persons were injured in the attack that threw residents of the state capital into panic. It
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    • Zimbabwean military places Mugabe under house arrest

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    • FG to spend N4.8bn on Villa maintenance in 2018
      Ifeanyi Onuba and Olaleye Aluko, Abuja The Federal Government is proposing to spend N4.86bn in the 2018 fiscal year on maintenance of the Presidential Villa, 阿布贾. The budgeted amount for next year when compared to the N4.95bn allocated for a
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    • Mugabe and his luxury-loving family
      Chux Ohai When embattled Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe assumed office as the country’s Prime Minister in April 1980, one of the first things he did was to create a government of national unity. With this single action, Zimbabwe became the bene
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    • Ndume resumes, Senate ignores lawmaker’s ‘special request’
      Leke Baiyewu, Abuja Lawmaker representing Borno South Senatorial District, Senator Ali Ndume, resumed on Wednesday from his six-month suspension by the Senate. Ndume, at the plenary on Wednesday, raised a point of order to speak on the North-East Dev
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    • Ex-Argentine football official commits suicide
      A former Argentine football official has reportedly committed suicide after he was accused of bribe-taking in testimony to a trial of top former FIFA figures in New York, AFP reports. Jorge Delhon threw himself under a train in a Buenos Aires suburb
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    • I didn’t know my ministers, top government officials — Buhari
      Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari said he did not know many of his appointees, including ministers, as of the time he appointed them to top government positions. He said he only came across their names from the records which he worke
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    • Hoodlums attack Kwara community over handout from local artiste
      Success Nwogu, Ilorin No fewer than six houses were burnt after some gunmen invaded Etan town, in the Ekiti Local Government Area of Kwara State. Our correspondent, who visited the town on Wednesday, observed that farmlands with cashew, guinea corn a
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    • WAEC unveils new WASSCE diet for private candidates
      The West African Examinations Council has created a new diet of its examination to cater for a large number of external candidates registering for the examination. The council’s Head, National Office, Mr. Olu Adenipekun, disclosed this at the unvei
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    • No pay, no vote for you, ex-councillors tell Obiano
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    • Buhari, Senate order reinstatement of Obiano’s security aides
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      Adelani Adepegba, Abuja The Comptroller-General of Immigration, Muhammad Babandede, has revoked the residence permits of the expatriate workers in six companies, including Intels Nigeria Ltd., said to belong to former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar.
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    • Akpeyi blames ref for costly error
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    • INEC boss keeps mum after meeting Osinbajo
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    • 1004 estate: Lagos CP wades in as workers lament police harassment
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    • IG visits protesting Kaduna community
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    • Buhari in Anambra, campaigns for APC
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    • Egmont Group expulsion: AGF, EFCC, NASS sing discordant tunes
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    • Ojukwu’s son defects to APC as Buhari campaigns for Nwoye
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    • Ortom vs Tsav: Court to rule in January
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    • Obiano’s, Nwoye’s constituents welcome Ojukwu to APC
      Eminent persons in Anambra East/West Federal Constituency, home of Governor Willie Obiano and the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate, Dr. Tony Nwoye, have welcomed the defection of Chief Chukwuemeka Ojukwu Jnr. to the party. They
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      Post-mortem examinations on the bodies of 26 teenage migrant girls found dead in the Mediterranean in early November confirmed they almost all drowned at sea, Italian news agencies reported Wednesday. The loss of the girls — believed to be Nigerian
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    • Troops Battle Boko Haram Terrorists In Adamawa Community
      Troops of the Nigerian Army have reportedly engaged Boko Haram terrorists in a gun battle in Sabon Gari village, Adamawa State. The village, located between Gulak and Madagali town in the state, came under attack today (Wednesday) evening, according
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    • NDDC Reaffirms Support For People With Disabilities
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      Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has shared an inspiring story of how he got a surprise gift from a typist he once worked while he was a lecturer at the Department of Law in the University of Lagos (UNILAG). Using his personal Twitter handle, @ProfOsinba
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    • Senate Orders IGP To Restore Obiano’s Security
      The Senate has ordered the Inspector General of Police, (IGP), Ibrahim Idris to immediately restore the security details of Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano. The lawmakers on Wednesday, November 15, criticised the decision of the IGP to withdraw
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    • Aisha Praises Buhari For Comments About ‘Incompetent’ Teachers
      Wife of President Muhammadu Buhari, Aisha has praised the President for supporting the call for the sack of ‘incompetent’ teachers. The President’s wife on Tuesday, November 14 took to her official Twitter handle @aishambuhari and praised her h
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    • President Buhari To Open World Aviation Forum
      President Muhammadu Buhari is expected to attend the opening ceremony of the World Aviation Forum, and flag off the event. This was contained in a statement issued Wednesday by the Deputy Director of Press and Public Affairs, Federal Ministry of Avia
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    • PSC Delegates Team To Monitor Police Conduct In Anambra Election
      The Police Service Commission (PSC) will send a high-powered team of monitors to Anambra State for the governorship election scheduled to hold on Saturday, November 18. A statement issued Tuesday by the Head, Press and Public Relations, Ikechukwu An
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