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Nigeria News Today: March 4, 2017

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Liverpool beat Arsenal to go fourth, United held

Liverpool secure a vital advantage over Arsenal in the battle for a place in the English Premier League’s top four with a well-deserved 3-1...
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Wukari varsity offers jobs to 16 First Class graduates

The Federal University Wukari in Taraba offers automatic employment to all the16 graduating students of the institution that came out with first class degrees. The...
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Obama to Trump: I didn’t wiretap you

Former President Barack Obama did not wiretap Donald Trump at any time, Obama's spokesman says The post Obama to Trump: I didn’t wiretap...
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#AMVCA 2017: Dominic wins best actress, ’76 ‘ best movie

Rita Dominic wins “Best Actress in a Drama (Movie/TV Series)” for the movie “’76” at the African Movies Viewers Choice Award The post #AMVCA 2017:...
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Tor Tiv enthroned, says Tiv people marginalised

Newly installed Tor Tiv, HRM Orchivirigh Professor James Ortese Ayatse, calls on the federal government to give his people more appointments The...
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Cholera kills 110 people in Somalia

Prime minister Hassan Khaire has said no fewer than 110 people were killed and several left in serious conditions after cholera broke out in...
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UN Security Council Mission visits Nigeria

The United Nations Security Council Visiting Mission to Lake Chad Basin Region will arrive in Borno on Sunday and meet with the Acting...
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CNN crowns MFM striker Olatunbosun

MFM striker Sikiru Olatunbosun's goal against Rangers wins CNN goal of the week poll The post CNN crowns MFM striker Olatunbosun appeared first on News...
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Taraba Muslims, Christians pray for Buhari

By Nabilu Balarabe Muslims and Christians in Taraba on Saturday held a joint special prayer for the speedy recovery of President Mohammadu Buhari. The...
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Trump can’t spell ‘tap’ in Twitter rant against Obama

US President Donald Trump got his English lexicon mixed up again on Saturday as he  exploded on Twitter against former President Barack Obama, accusing...
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Return of Nokia 3310 excites residents

By Jean Ambele Some Abuja residents are excited with the recent announcement of the plan to release a revamped version of the popular Nokia...
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Duterte names third grandchild ‘Stonefish’

Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte names his third grandchild from mayor-daughter, Sara as Stonefish The post Duterte names third grandchild ‘Stonefish’ appeared first on News Agency...
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Lagos-Kano train partially derails in Osogbo

The cargo section of a passenger train travelling from Lagos to Kano on Saturday gets detached from the main body and later derails...
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Photos: Abomination at Tor Tiv coronation

A man at the JS Tarka Stadium Gboko commits the strange and abominable when he sat on the stool prepared for the coronation...
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Falana berates police over arrest of Peace Corps boss

Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana, condemns the police over the recent arrest of Mr Dickson Akor, the National Commandant, Peace Corps of Nigeria The...
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Niger State Imams pray for Buhari

Chief Imams in the 25 local councils of Niger state converge in Minna to offer special special prayers for President Buhari The post Niger State...
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Another 180 Nigerians expected home from Libya

The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora, Mrs Abike Dabiri-Erewa, says another set of 180 Nigerians are expected in...
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Vampire threatened Okorocha over N5m bounty

The slain kidnapper cum robber, Henry Chibueze a.k.a Vampire, threatened Governor Rochas Okorocha and his family The post Vampire threatened Okorocha over N5m...
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Maiduguri: 3 tankers bombed carried diverted petrol

The three tankers destroyed by female suicide bombers in Maiduguri on Friday, carried petrol meant for Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC)...
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OSUSTECH unions suspend strike

Labour unions in Ondo State University of Science and Technology (OSUSTECH), suspend six-week old strike The post OSUSTECH unions suspend strike appeared first on...
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Conde phones Buhari, wishes him well

By Ismaila Chafe The Chairperson of the African Union (AU), President Alpha Conde of Guinea on Friday initiated a phone call to President Muhammadu...
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Email Saga: U.S. vice president defends action

Vice President Mike Pence defends his use of a personal email account to conduct state business while he was Indiana's governor. The post Email Saga:...
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Nigeria frowns at non-repatriation of loots

By Isaac Aregbesola Nigeria has expressed concern over non-repatriation of its stolen funds running into millions of dollars stashed in foreign banks. The Minister...
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Nigeria lashes Amnesty International

By Isaac Aregbesola The Federal Government has condemned the 2015/2016 report of Amnesty International (AI) as lacking conformity to standards. The government said the...
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Downpour causes havoc in Ado-Ekiti

Heavy downpour has wreaked havoc in some parts of Ado Ekiti destroying, houses and other properties worth millions of Naira. The most hit part...
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Penis artwork fetches teacher sack

An Austrian teacher has been fired from his job at a secondary school after he let his 12-year-old students create an oversized model of...
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#BBNaija: Housemates cautious

By Collins Yakubu-Hammer As the eviction night draws closer, the housemates in the Big Brother Naija House are doing all they could to remain...
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OBJ at 80 lashes PDP

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo at 80, on Friday prayed that Nigeria will not sink like the troubled opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) The former...
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Germany, Tunisia tackle illegal migration

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has unveiled a new agreement with Tunisia on tackling illegal migration. Merkel visited Tunis on Friday to douse tensions over...
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African filmmakers revive 50 films

The Pan-African Federation of Filmmakers (FEPACI) has resolved to resuscitate 50 African films in a bid to restore the lost glory of the art...

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