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Elton John Loses Voice In The Middle Of Performance

A visibly upset Sir Elton John has been forced to cut short a concert in New Zealand after falling ill with walking...

NBA renames MVP award after Kobe Bryant

The National Basketball Association has renamed its NBA All-Star MVP award as the ”Kobe Bryant MVP Award”. Adam Silver,...

Eight-year-old girl becomes world’s youngest person to die of old age

A girl aged eight has died of old age in Ukraine after suffering from an exceptionally rare genetic progeria disease which only...

1,700 Chinese medical workers infected with Coronavirus

Zeng Yixin, Deputy Director of the National Health Commission, has confirmed that more than 1,700 medical workers in China have been infected...

UEFA bans Manchester City from Champions League for two seasons

UEFA has banned Manchester City from all European club competition in 2020/21 and 2021/22 after being found to have committed “serious breaches”...

Woman steals $562,000 from church to support ‘lavish lifestyle’

A 43-year-old woman was charged with embezzling $561,777 from a Florence church, Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina said in a news release...

87% Nigeria’s poverty rate in North – World Bank

The North accounted for 87 per cent of all the poor people in Nigeria in 2016, the World Bank has disclosed in...

Coronavirus: 3,996 recover, 1016 die in China

Chinese health authorities announced Tuesday that 3,996 patients infected with the novel coronavirus have been discharged from hospital after recovery.

Obamas’ first film wins best documentary Oscar

The Barack and Michelle Obama-produced film “American Factory” snagged an Oscar on Sunday for best documentary — a win for Netflix, which...

Oscars 2020 Winners [Full list]

The 92nd edition of most prestigious movie awards, Oscars held last night and the results have left so many spellbound.

Messi becomes highest paid footballer

Barcelona captain, Lionel Messi has ranked as the highest-paid footballer in the world, overtaken his close rival, Cristiano Ronaldo and other football...

13 migrants frozen to death in Turkey

No fewer than 13 migrants died in a snowstorm in eastern Turkey night after crossing the border from Iran, a human rights...
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Muhammed Audu: EFCC arrests ex-Kogi gov’s son for alleged fraud

Anti-graft operatives have arrested Muhammed Audu in Lagos. Mr Audu, a son of former Kogi governor Abubakar Audu, was...

Ex-UNILAG lecturer sentenced to 21yrs for raping 18-yr-old admission seeker

Justice Josephine Oyefeso (Mrs) of an Ikeja High Court, Lagos on Thursday sentenced Dr. Afeez Akin Baruwa, an ex-lecturer of the University...

“Man Who Plunged Into Lagoon Not Our Graduate” – LASU

The management of Lagos State University (LASU) has debunked reports that the dead Daibo Davies who plunged into Lagos lagoon was a graduate...

Super Eagles retain 31st position in new FIFA Ranking

The Super Eagles of Nigeria were non movers as they retained number 31 in the latest FIFA ranking released on Thursday.