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Officer Honored By US Navy For Accountability

The United States Navy has awarded a Nigerian officer, Lt Victor Agunbiade, its medal of commendation for his meritorious service. The U.S Navy said Agunbiade effectively managed its largest cash disbursing office handling 45 million dollars (N17billion) in cash transaction....
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China-Pakistan Economic Corridor To Create New Opportunities For Growth Stability

The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) will create new opportunities for economic growth and stability as a number of developmental projects are currently in full swing in the country, Pakistani President Arif Alvi said on Thursday. CPEC is an epitome of...
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COVID-19 Cases Likely To Increase In August: Lagos

As the country continues to battle the coronavirus pandemic ravaging the world, Prof. Akin Abayomi, the commissioner for health in Lagos, said in the month of August there will be a likely increase in positive COVID-19 cases in the state....
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Shock As Gunmen Steal Robbery Suspects In Court

Five gunmen on Thursday stormed the Plateau High Court in Barkin Ladi Local Government and and stole four kidnap and robbery suspects scheduled for arraignment. The suspects were identified as Umar Adamu, Bashir Mohammed, Musa Usman and Abdul Haruna. They...
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China Successfully Launches First Ever Mars Mission

China launched a Mars probe on Thursday, aiming to complete orbiting, landing and roving in one mission, and taking the first step in its planetary exploration of the solar system. A Long March-5 rocket, China's largest launch vehicle, carrying the...
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US Ranked Among The Worst Countries To Raise A Family

The US is one of the worst countries in the world to raise a family according to a new research of the world's biggest economies carried out by travel and family experts 'Asher and Lyric' In the new research the US...
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Lecturer Killed As Police Allegedly Chase Driver Over N100 Bribe

A lecturer of the University of Benin, UNIBEN, has been killed after a commercial driver, allegedly trying to avoid police extortion, rammed into her. Another person was injured during the chase. According to reports, Dr. Stella Okotie, a lecturer at...
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First Electric Car Manufactured In Nigeria Passes Test Drive

An indigenous company called JET Motor Company has manufactured the nation’s first electric vehicle called JET EV. According to Naija Stories on Twitter on Wednesday, July 22, the prototype of the machine was taken on a 300km test drive from...
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Tragic Moment A Man Was Electrocuted Till His Head Fell Off

A scary video is going viral on social media has captured the moment, an unidentified man was electrocuted until he burst into flames in Agbor, Delta State. It is not clear if he was an actual power holding company of...
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Nigerian Girl, 10 Hired By U.K. School To Be It’s New Coding Genius

A 10-year-old Nigerian girl was recently hired by a school in the United Kingdom to be a coding instructor. Emmanuella Mayaki is a coding and programming prodigy who recently received her first job at the Southfield Primary School in Coventry,...
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Roy Den Hollander Identified As Gunman In U.S. Judge Salas’ House

The suspect who killed U.S. federal judge Esther Salas’s son on Sunday has been identified as Roy Den Hollander, an attorney. The U.S. Attorney’s Office in New Jersey announced this Monday night. The New York State Police has found the...
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Afghan Girl Shoots Taliban Fighters And Wounds Several Others

An Afghan girl has shot dead two Taliban fighters and wounded several more after they dragged her parents from their home and killed them for supporting the government. Insurgents in the central province of Ghor stormed the home of teenager...
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7 Russian Sailors Kidnapped In Gulf Of Guinea By Pirates

Pirates have kidnapped seven Russian sailors from the crew of a ship in the Gulf of Guinea, the Russian Embassy in Nigeria said on Monday. The seven Russians were among 13 crew members pirates abducted from the Curacao Trader 210...
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Over 3.5 Million Residents Affected By Rains In Anhui

Aerial photo taken on July 20, 2020 shows flood-stricken area in Guzhen Town of Yu'an District in Lu'an City, east China's Anhui Province. Since July 2, continuous heavy rains have affected 3.64 million residents and forced the evacuation of over...
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Acting NDDC MD Mocked For Fainting On Live TV

Nigerians have mocked the acting Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission, Prof Kemebradikumo Pondei, after he fainted on Monday during an investigative hearing at the National Assembly. Pondei collapsed where he was seated as members of the House...
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US Presidential Race: Kanye West Wants Jay-Z As Running Mate

Famous rapper, Kanye West has revealed he wants his estranged friend and former business associate, rapper Jay-Z as his running mate for the US 2020 presidential election. The rapper, 43, said this before he held his first-ever presidential rally in...
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Russian Spies Target Coronavirus Vaccine Research

Russian hackers are targeting organisations trying to develop a coronavirus vaccine in the UK, US and Canada, security services have warned. The UK’s National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) said the hackers “almost certainly” operated as “part of Russian intelligence services”....
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Femi Gbajabiamila Reacts To Death Of First Female Combat Helicopter Pilot

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila has described as shocking and painful, the passing of Nigeria’s first female combat helicopter pilot, Tolulope Arotile. Arotile died at the age of 23 after sustaining head injuries from a road...
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Ex-minister Labaran Maku’s Brother, Wife Kidnapped, Sister Killed

Unidentified gunmen have killed the sister of former minister of information, Labaran Maku and also kidnapped his elder brother and wife. Maku’s brother was identified as Salisu Usman-Maku, an officer with the Nigeria Immigration Service. According to a family member,...
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Shock As Over 360 Nigeria Military Officers Resign

Nigeria members of parliament have resolved to investigate the purported voluntary resignation of 365 military officers from the Nigeria army. The decision to probe the resignation followed the adoption of a motion of matters of urgent public importance moved on...
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President Donald Trump Claims Credit For Making UK Ban Huawei

U.S. President Donald Trump said he was responsible for Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s decision to ban Huawei from Britain’s 5G network. Johnson on Tuesday ordered Huawei equipment to be purged completely from Britain’s 5G network by the end of 2027,...
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Man Forced Into Psychiatric Hospital Because His T-shirt Reads He Has Lost Faith In The Institution Of Monarchy

A Thai man has been forced into a psychiatric hospital against his will after he wore a T-shirt questioning the Thai monarchy. 45-year-old Tiwakorn Vithiton was reportedly admitted to the Rajanagarinda Psychiatric Hospital in Khon Kaen after posting a photo...
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Victims Rescued As Police Shoot Kidnapper Dead In Ogun State

Kidnapper Shot Dead: A suspected kidnapper was shot dead by police officers attached to the Ogun State Police Command along Shagamu–Ijebu Ode road on Wednesday July 15. The incident occurred while the DPO of Shagamu police division, SP Okiki Agunbiade was on...
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South Sudan Has More Cows Than Human Population

There are more cattle, goats and sheep than humans in South Sudan which has 11 million people, while the livestock population is estimated at 57 million. According to the national ministry of livestock and fisheries industry, South Sudan has 12...
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Two Arrested For Trafficking Nigerians To Ghana For Cybercrime

At least 39 Nigerian victims of human trafficking have been rescued and two suspects, Paul Okafor and Duru Favour, also two Nigerians have been arrested by police in Ghana’s Central Region. A statement from the Central Region Police Command read:...
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Google To Invest 10 Billion Dollars In Digital India

Google will invest $10bn (£7.93bn) in India in the next five to seven years, the chief executive of its parent company Alphabet Inc has announced. Sundar Pichai spoke at the annual Google for India event, held online. The investment will...
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Gunmen Kidnap Government Official, Two Others In Ekiti

A top government official and other two persons have been kidnapped in Ekiti. This is coming weeks after a commissioner and two others were abducted leaving one victim dead. However, the recent attack occurred late on Friday at Isinbode-Ekiti in...
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Refugees In Africa Are Using Transactional Sex To Survive – UN

Two United Nations Organisations – the World Food Programme and United Nations High Commission for Refugees – in a joint statement said that many displaced persons across the continent were engaging in transactional sex to feed daily. The two agencies...
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Five Dead After Hostage Situation In South African Church

Five people have been killed after attackers stormed a South African church, reportedly amid an argument over its leadership. South African police said they had rescued men, women and children from a "hostage situation" on the outskirts of Johannesburg on...
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Man Guilty Of Stabbing His Pregnant Ex-girlfriend 21 Times

A man has been found guilty of stabbing his heavily pregnant ex-girlfriend in a jealous rage, killing her and their baby. Aaron McKenzie, 26, of Peckham, south London, broke into Kelly-Mary Fauvrelle’s bedroom in the middle of the night and...
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Coronavirus Pandemic Is Getting Worse – WHO Warns

The World Health Organization has warned the coronavirus pandemic has still not reached its peak – as lockdown measures are relaxed to make international travel easier. Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, director general of the UN agency, said the virus is...
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Aunt Destroys Niece’s Body With Boiling Water

A heartless woman has poured boiling water on her niece in Lokoja, Kogi state capital. The woman has been arrested after she absconded following the act. Recall that Nigerians were left fuming after photos of the little girl surfaced on...
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Xin’an River Reservoir Opens All Spillways To Lower Crest Of Local Floods – Pictures

The Xin'an River Reservoir, an important flood control project in the upper reaches of the Qiantang River, has opened all nine of its spillways to lower the crest of local floods.
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Kenyan Police Who Shot Her Husband Over “K300” And “Unanswered Calls” Charged With Attempted Murder

Policewoman Shoots Husband: A Kenyan police woman who shot her husband twice on Sunday has been charged with attempted murder. Constable Maureen Awuor, 35, who is attached to Kasagam Police Station, on Tuesday appeared before Winam Law Courts Senior Resident...
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Shock As Man Runs Over 10-Year-Old Boy, Dumps Body In Drain

A 10-year-old boy was allegedly run over by a man in Noida and his body was dumped in a drain. The man was arrested on Tuesday while the incident took place on Sunday. The deceased was identified as Jumman. Gaffar went...
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Clergyman Who Enjoys Sleeping With His Daughter Exposed

A 24-year-old Nigerian woman has exposed her 44-year old Pastor dad who has been sleeping with her since 2015. The man identified as Oluwafemi Oyebola is a pastor of the Christ Apostolic Church (CAC), Ogo Oluwa parish in Ogun state. Oyebola...
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Police Shoot Two Dead Over Firewood In Zimbabwe

Police spokesperson Paul Nyathi confirmed a shooting incident in TARKKA Forest in Chimanimani in Manicaland province on Friday. Nyathi said police shot three people on Friday, who were stealing timber at TARKKA Forest in Manicaland. Two of the three people...
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Ortom Confirms That His Wife, SSG, Others Have Tested Positive For COVID-19

According to The Nation, the Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom has confirmed his wife, Dr. Mrs. Eunice Ortom and Secretary to the State Government, SSG, Prof. Anthony Ijohor as testing positive for COVID-19. The Governor in a press briefing Saturday...
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Top Fox News Anchor, Ed Henry Fired Over Sexual Misconduct

Fox News has fired host Ed Henry of America’s Newsroom after an investigation into an allegation of sexual misconduct was leveled by a former employee. Fox News Media CEO Suzanne Scott and FOX News Media President & Executive Editor Jay...
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Teacher Strangled At Her Home With Hands And Feet Tied

A teacher in South Africa, aged 25 was found dead after being allegedly strangled on Monday, this publication has learnt from News24. The Science teacher was allegedly strangled at her home near Moruleng in the Moses Kotane Local Municipality. Police...
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