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The family of Professor Ekundayo E. Balogun announces the passing away of its matriarch, Mrs. Ebunoluwa Kofoworola Balogun, on June 24, 2020 in Houston, Texas, at the age of 81. The deceased’s son-in-law, Professor Oluyinka Olutoye who was widely celebrated in 2016 for successfully leading a team of 21 doctors to conduct a surgery on …

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The Lagos police command has announced the arrest of 620 persons, including 39 at a strip club, who violated the lockdown in the state. On March 30, President Muhammadu Buhari had restricted movements in Lagos, Ogun and Abuja to limit the spread of coronavirus. The president later extended the lockdown by two weeks. In a …

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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have told the editors of British tabloid newspapers that they will never again deal with their outlets, in an unprecedented direct attack on a large part of the media that leaves little chance of repairing the relationship.   The Guardian reports that on Sunday night, April 19, Prince Harry and …

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Osun state traditional rulers council has suspended the Oluwo of Iwoland, Oba Abdulrosheed Akanbi for six months over his attempt to drag the institution into the mud with his public conduct. The council at its emergency meeting held at the Finance Building at the State Secretariat on Friday banned the monarch from attending its meetings …

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Following spurious claims that Segun Adebutu, son of lottery icon, Kesington Adebutu, popularly known as Baba Ijebu, is currently in the custody of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), the oil and gas mogul was sighted in celebration mood on Tuesday night, at an Ikoyi Lounge. While rumours on his alleged detention were circulating, …

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WhatsApp, a giant chatting application that recently bade farewell to Windows Phone is now ready to do the same with some Android and iOS devices. This is, however, not surprising as there have been talks about it for quite a while. Starting from February 1, 2020, WhatsApp will no longer work on phones running Android …

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After over two years of trial a federal high court sitting in Port Harcourt has again adjourned till Nov 15, the murder trial of a Jumia delivery agent Mr Eleje Chukwuma who was murdered in 2017,following the inability of the 6th prosecution witnesses who is a medical doctor to testify in court. The defendants, Sodienye …

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The Oscars Award Academy has disqualified Nigeria’s ‘Lionheart’ from the Oscar race in the Best International Feature Film category. News Agency of Nigeria reports that the Academy dropped the Genevieve Nnaji directorial debut, for having too much English dialogue. The Academy’s criteria for best international feature film category states that it awards film’s made outside …

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The Airport Command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency NDLEA, has arrested a 54-year-old widow and mother of six for ingesting 60 wraps of heroin. The woman was arrested at Lagos Airport at the weekend. The command also arrested a 45 old man for ingestion of 93 wraps of Cocaine during the outward clearing …

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Nigerian hip hop artist Azeez Fashola, better known as Naira Marley will is supposed to be at the Federal High Court in Lagos today for a hearing on his alleged internet fraud case. Wilson Uwujaren, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission spokesman, made the announcement, saying, “The matter is coming up tomorrow,” Naira Marley’s latest post …

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