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Tuesday, July 26, 2016


Against all Odds! Blind Couple Tie the Knot; Blind Son Serves...

The 25-year-old who lost her sight as a reaction to wrong swine flu prescription drugs met her husband, Tony Chandler, 46 at the Royal National School for the Blind.

French Police Shoot 2 Men Dead After They Killed a Priest...

A total of five people, including two nuns and two worshipers – were taken hostage by the assailants. French media reports that the police got wind of the situation when one of the hostages managed to escape to raise alarm.

Arsenal Defender Per Mertesacker Faces a 5-Month Injury Layoff

The German centre-back was top in line to be named new club captain at the Emirates following Mikel Arteta's retirement and eventual departure to Manchester City to serve on Pep Guardiola’s coaching crew

Nze Sylva’s Corner: Africa, Megatrends and the Future

A number of megatrends that are critical to current and future growths in Africa has been identified. These trends (five of which will be discussed in this piece) are critical because they have a major influence on the economic and commercial landscape over the next decade; permeate across all sectors of the economy and society; and fundamentally disrupt our lifestyle and the way we do business.

Michelle Obama Gives Inspiring Speech Endorsing Hillary Clinton at the DNC

I want a President who will teach our children that everyone in this country matters –- a President who truly believes in the vision that our founders put forth all those years ago: That we are all created equal, each a beloved part of the great American story.

When Mercy Aigbe Gentry Missed the Red Carpet Mark

The garment was certainly A-List, but the styling wasn't in the least bit flattering. Because of Mercy's choice of dress, every other glam element from hair and makeup to accessories should have been muted.

Buhari to Commission Abuja-Kaduna Railway as FG Boasts of 70% Non-Oil...

The railway line was completed by the Buhari administration through the supervision of the ministry of transportation headed by former Rivers state governor, Mr Rotimi Amaechi.

‘Embrace Dialogue Now or We would Use Force’ – Buratai to...

Buratai advised Niger Delta militants to embrace dialogue or the army would resort to forceful means of resolving the conflict in the region.

RMD is Suing JUMIA Over Unauthorised use of His Photo, Fans...

The 55-year-old actor has called out Jumia for the consistent use of his image to promote their products without his permission after they posted his photo on their Jumia Fashion Instagram page yesterday.

Corrupt APC Members Will be Prosecuted – Buhari

Buhari denied claims that he was protecting those who sponsored his campaign and some members of the APC in his anti-corruption war. He said he would come down hard on any of his backers with a proven case of corruption

2 Days Early! Adekunle Gold Releases His Anticipated Album ‘GOLD’

The album promises to blow minds as Adekunle Gold brings on versatility like never seen before. On the album, he experiments with different sounds but remains true to his well-known style as well as the quality of his message.

5 Times Dencia’s Celebrity Lifestyle Made Fans Green With Envy

For someone who is always dragged on social media over her line of business, Dencia's lifestyle isn't a bad compensation

Fear of Fresh Fuel Scarcity as Tanker Owners Set to Begin...

The tanker owners have threatened to commence the strike today after the expiration of a seven-day ultimatum to the PEF to pay outstanding freight rates.

Storm Over: Team Nigeria Departs for Rio 2016 August 1

President Muhammadu Buhari had earlier approved the N2.9 bn budget to the sports ministry to enable a successful outing at Rio 2016.

Too Much PDA? Fans React to James Packer groping Mariah Carey...

Mariah Carey's fiance can't get enough of her! See how the Australian billionaire cupped the singer's breast during a night out in Capri over the weekend.

Shehu of Bama Reunites with Wife and Daughter Kidnapped by Boko...

The Shehu of Bama, Alhaji Kyari Ibn Ibrahim Elkanemi, was on Monday reunited with his wife and daughter who had been in Boko Haram captivity for two years

United Star Martial Trolled by Ex-Wife as Ibrahimovic Takes his no...

The France international wore the jersey with pride on his debut after his record breaking move for a teenager, scoring 17 goals in 55 games. But after just one season, he had to make way for the big Zlatan Ibrahimovic.

Africa gets 2 more slots as World Cup Expands to 40...

Infantino, 46, disclosed this during his media chat immediately after an U13 exhibition match between FCT and Enugu at the National Stadium, Abuja, during his two-day visit to Nigeria on Monday.

In Ghana: Policeman Kills Himself After Shooting Wife and 2 Children

The police officer with the Rapid Deployment Force in Tema, Ghana, shot himself to death yesterday after killing his wife and two children. The same officer made headlines last month after he inflicted multiple cutlass wounds on a motorist during a heated argument

Nigerian-American Omarosa Manigault is Engaged! See Her Massive Ring

Omarosa Manigault's engagement comes days after the 42-year-old was announced as the director of the African-American Outreach for Donald Trump's presidential campaign

CBN Orders Banks to Publish Details of Forex Transactions as Naira...

The CBN directive comes at a time when the Nigerian currency, the Naira, has depreciated by 1.5 percent (N4.5) at the interbank foreign exchange market

Kaffy Reveals Career-Threatening Groin Injury She Suffered After Son’s Birth

Kaffy shared an adorable photo of herself and her son Sean doing a full split. The famous dance instructor went on to reveal the terrifying injury she suffered after the birth of her son.

Dr. Dre Handcuffed At His Malibu Home After Road User Claims...

Music mogul, Dr. Dr was handcuffed and patted down by the police at his Malibu home after a road user called cops on him. No arrest was made as the freeze proved he had no weapons on him.

Justin Timberlake: Man Arrested for Slapping Singer at a Golf Tournament

An overzealous fan has been arrested after he slapped Justin Timberlake during the American Century Celebrity Pro-Am golf tournament in Lake Tahoe. The police later found out that he was intoxicated.

Japan Knife Attack: 15 killed and at Least 45 Wounded

In a bloodbath called the Japan Knife Attack, a man armed with a knife stabbed 15 people to death and wounded 45 at a disabled people's facility in Tokyo.

Buhari Orders NNPC to Intensify Oil Exploration in North-East as Senate...

President Buhari has directed the new NNPC management to intensify oil exploration efforts in Nigeria's northeast

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