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Thousands of Mourners Attend The Funeral Service Of Reinhard Bonke

Reinhard Bonnke, the German evangelist known as “The Billy Graham of Africa,” was lauded at a Saturday (Jan. 4) memorial service as “a giant and...

Nigerians going to US reduce sharply, largest global drop-off

Data from the US travel and tourism office shows a 21 per cent drop in the number of Nigerians travelling to the...

Google Celebrates Nigeria Filmmaker, Amaka Igwe With Doodle

Late veteran Nollywood filmmaker, Amaka Igwe, has been honoured with a Google Doodle on her 57th posthumous birthday.A Google Doodle is a...

Burna Boy, Rema make Obama’s 2019 list of favourite music

Nigerian artistes, Grammy nominee Burna Boy and Mavin Records new sensation Rema have made former US President Barack Obama’s list of ‘Favourite...

Equatorial Guinea: IMF wants world’s longest-serving ruler to declare his assets for a bailout

Equatorial Guinea’s leader Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, the world’s longest-serving president, should declare his assets before the nation receives more financial support,...

Nigerian Writer, Akwaeke Emezi Goes Topless To Reveal Her Scars after Breast Removal Surgery [Photos]

Nigerian-Tamil writer, Akwaeke Emezi, 32, shared a topless photo to show her chest after undergoing breast removal surgery. The award-winning...

UK govt’s investigation uncovers massive fraud in Christ Embassy Church

After a five-year-long investigation into the finances of United Kingdom (UK) branch of Christ Embassy, founded by Pastor Chris Oyakhilome, the UK Charity...

No date fixed for reopening of land borders -FG

The federal government says there is no date yet for reopening of the country’s land borders which were closed in August.

Single currency: ECOWAS adopts Ec as ECO symbol

The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Authority of Heads of State and Government, have adopted ‘Ec’ as the symbol for...

U.S. places Nigeria on ‘Special Watch List (SWL)’ of countries that tolerate religious persecution

The U.S. government has added Nigeria to a “Special Watch List (SWL)” of countries that have engaged in or tolerated “severe violations...

Nigerian woman, 49, jailed 2yrs over £114K benefits fraud in UK

A Nigerian woman who fraudulently obtained over £114,000 from a local council in the UK, has been handed a two-year jail sentence....

Immigration: With new visa regime, we’ll screen specially visitors from Kenya, Libya, Somalia

The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) says it will conduct special screening for visitors coming into the country from Kenya, Somalia and Libya.
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