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North Korea Successfully Tests Nuclear Bomb

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The North Korean Government has successfully tested a hydrogen bomb that can be loaded onto an Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM). An earthquake of magnitude 5.6 had been recorded inside the country, sparking debates on whether a nuclear bomb had been tested, Guardian reports. Afterward, the Chinese Government said it had detected a 6.3 magnitude shallow earthquake in North Korea that was a “suspected ...

Fayose Fires Press Secretary Over Poor Media Coverage At Eid Prayers

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Governor Ayo Fayose of Ekiti has sacked his Chief Press Secretary, Idowu Adelusi for reportedly failing to provide adequate media coverage when the governor attended Eid prayers on Friday. A statement by his Special Assistant on Public Communications and New Media, Lere Olayinka said Adelusi was sacked over “dereliction of duty.” Adelusi’s sack was made via the state-owned radio station. While no specific reason was ...

7 Things Happy Couples Do Before Sleeping

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We live in a fast-paced world and we are always running because of work, studies, children and the bills we need to pay. In the midst of it all, sometimes we end up leaving our relationship behind – after all, we are only human! But over time, a relationship that is not properly nurtured may end up ...

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5 Verbal Mistakes You Should Never Make

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For many of us, it’s easy to get carried away while speaking. Whether it’s in a meeting, a group discussion, or a job interview, it’s difficult to tell how much is too much when it comes to our words. But it is with these very verbal mistakes that we can do the most damage, especially when ...

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7 Ways To Instantly Improve Your Communication Skills

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There’s little debate on the idea that communication skills rank high on that list of life skills. Whether it is in social situations or at work, it is absolutely necessary for you to get your thoughts and ideas across in an effective manner. However, it is a mistake commonly made to confuse communication skills with language ...

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Xenophobia: Another Nigerian Reportedly Killed By South African Police

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The Nigeria Union in South Africa has confirmed the killing of a member, Kingsley Ikeri, at Vryheid town in Kwazulu Natal Province on Aug. 30. Ikeri, 27, was a businessman and native of Mbaitolu, Imo State. Bartholomew Eziagulu, Chairman of the union in the province, said in Durban, on Friday, that Ikeri was allegedly tortured to death by ...

Governor Udom Pledges $10,000 For Every Goal Scored By Super Eagles

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Akwa Ibom State Governor Emmanuel Udom has pledged to give to the Nigerian football national team Super Eagles $10,000 for every goal they score. He visited the Super Eagles in their training camp in Akwa Ibom State as they prepare for the 2018 World Cup qualifier against the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon. He said: We are here because there is nothing as ...

Kenya Presidential Election Cancelled By Supreme Court

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Kenya's Supreme Court has annulled the result of last month's presidential election, citing irregularities, and ordered a new one within 60 days. The election commission had declared incumbent Uhuru Kenyatta the winner by a margin of 1.4 million votes. Raila Odinga, Mr Kenyatta's opponent, said members of the commission had committed a monstrous crime. President Kenyatta said he ...

Super Eagles Show Support To Goalkeeper Carl Ikeme

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The Nigerian football team, Super Eagles, on Wednesday paid tribute to goalkeeper Carl Ikeme who is battling acute-leukaemia. The team wore t-shirts branded with Ikeme’s face to their press conference, and after ward for a photo session. On the shirts were the words: “Stay strong, Carl.” The team shared photos on their official Twitter page, saying: We stand together, in solidarity with our ...

South East Governors Meet With Nnamdi Kanu

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The South East Governors Forum on Wednesday met with the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu in a closed door meeting. The news was revealed by Emmanuel Uzor, the Chief Press Secretary of the Ebonyi State Governor Dave Umahi. He said the call by IPOB for citizens to boycott the Anambra elections could be the most important issue ...

Ooni Of Ife Speaks Up About His Split With Wife

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Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, the Ooni of Ife, has in a statement through his Director of Media and Public Affairs Moses Olafare spoken on his split with former Olori Wuraola, now Zaynab-Otiti Obanor. The former Olori had in a statement released on her Instagram confirmed the split, saying she is moving on to the next phase of her life. The Ooni through Olafare said: In ...

South African Health Minister Blasts African Leaders Who Travel Abroad For Medical Treatment

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South African Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi has condemned African presidents for seeking medical treatment outside the continent. The minister said this at a regional health dialogue organised by the World Health Organisation (WHO) in Zimbabwe. The meeting had over 30 health ministers from several countries in Africa in attendance, BBC reports. Motsoaledi’s comments were reportedly met with silence, and he admitted that ...

“Who Wants To Be A Millionaire” Back On Air With New Sponsors

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Hit TV game show “Who Wants to be A Millionaire” will once again begin airing on Nigerian television stations after a brief hiatus. The popular TV game show went on an indefinite break in June after its sponsors MTN pulled out. Ultima Studios, the production team behind the show, announced new sponsors Airopay on Twitter on Tuesday. They wrote: Welcome ...

“The Ooni And I Are No More” Olori Wuraola Confirms Separation Rumours

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The now-former queen of Ife Olori Wuraola, now Zaynab-Otiti Obanor, has confirmed rumours of her split with the Ooni of Ife Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi. She confirmed the news on her Instagram, saying that a lot of false information about her has been circulated. “What I can confirm, is that the Ooni and I are no more,” she said. Olori Wuraola urged people ...

Evans Pleads Guilty To Kidnapping Charges

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Suspected kidnap kingpin Chukwudubem Onwuamadike popularly referred to as Evans has reportedly pleaded guilty to the kidnapping charges leveled against him. He and five of his suspected accomplices were arraigned on a two-count charge of conspiracy and kidnapping at the Ikeja High Court. The judge adjourned the case until October 19, with Evans and the other male defendants to be remanded at Kirikiri ...

Missile Launch: South Korea Replies North Korea With Bombs

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South Korea’s air force effectively fired back at North Korea’s missile launch over Japan by conducting a live-fire drill involving powerful bombs, officials said early Tuesday. Four F-15 fighters dropped eight MK-84 bombs that accurately hit targets at a military field near South Korea’s eastern coast, Seoul’s presidential spokesman Park Su-hyun said. Each bomb has an explosive ...