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Fire razes Fruit Garden Market in Rivers

A section of the popular Fruit Garden Market in D-Line, Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital, was razed by fire on Thursday, destroying properties worth millions of naira. The fire started at 8.30pm and had spread beyond the control of those within the vicinity of

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Buhari accepts OIC’s offer to help Nigeria fight insurgency

Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari has welcomed the pledge by the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation to help Nigeria tackle the Boko Haram insurgency through sound education among others. The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, in a statement

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Recruitment: Again, FRSC disowns fake appointment letters in circulation

The Federal Road Safety Corps has disowned fake employment letters currently in circulation purportedly emanating from the Corps. On September 13, 2018, a press release was issued by the Corps distancing itself from such appointment letters. According to the Corps Public Education Officer, Mr. Bisi Kazeem,

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Presidency ‘invites’ Davido to perform at Oyetola’s thanksgiving party

Nigerian singer, Davido has been ‘sarcastically’ invited by the Presidency to perform at the thanksgiving service of APC governorship candidate, Gboyega Oyetola, who was declared winner of Osun Governorship election. Johannes Tobi, President Buhari’s media aide who reacted to the declaration of the APC candidate as

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President Buhari congratulates Osun State governor-elect, Gboyega Oyetola

President Buhari has sent a congratulatory message to the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Governor-elect of Osun State, Adegboyega Isiaka Oyetola, for winning the keenly contested governorship election. The President extends warm felicitations to the state and national campaign teams that worked assiduously to guarantee the

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EPL: Arsenal vs Watford: Team news, injuries, possible lineups

Arsenal will on Satruday clash with Watford in the English Premier League (EPL) fixture at the Emirates stadium. The North London club head to the game following a 2-0 win over Everton in their last EPL fixture. Arsenal and Watford have clashed 29 times in

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EPL: Michael Owen predicts Chelsea vs Liverpool, Arsenal vs Watford

Former Real Madrid and England striker, Michael Owen has predicted Chelsea and Liverpool to score many goals when both teams clash on Saturday in the Premier League. He also predicted that Arsenal would beat Watford at Emirates Stadium. Owen told BetVictor: “The biggest game of

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BREAKING: VAR to be used in next Champions League, Euro 2020 –UEFA

Video Assistant Referees will be used in the Champions League from the 2019-20 season and will also be introduced at the 2020 European Championship, UEFA confirmed on Thursday. European football’s governing body revealed via their Twitter feed that the decision to bring in VAR had

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Jose Mourinho wants Pogba sold in January transfer window

According to fresh reports, Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho wants star man Paul Pogba sold in the January transfer window. The UK Mirror has reported that Mourinho has told the club to get rid of Paul Pogba in the January transfer window. Mourinho and Pogba

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Photo: Five people jailed for oil theft in Edo State

Justice P I Ajoku of the Federal High Court sitting in Benin City on Tuesday September 25, 2018 convicted and sentenced five persons to one year imprisonment each on a two count charge bordering on oil theft. The convicts are Ernest Seimodei, Fred Kemezide, Friday