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Top 20 oldest secondary schools in Nigeria – These schools ...

Top 20 oldest secondary schools in Nigeria – These schools are older ...

The oldest secondary schools in Nigeria: There are thousands of secondary schools in Nigeria, some where established before the birth of so many people in the 90’s while some were recently established. These secondary schools are recognized today because of how long they have been in existence.... Read more »

London School of Economics dissociates from Dino Melaye – S...

London School of Economics dissociates from Dino Melaye – See letter

London School of Economics dissociates from Dino Melaye: The fiasco over Senator Dino Melaye’s fraudulent claims of possessing several degrees and certificates has continued to escalate as SaharaReporters learned today that the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) has... Read more »

Ahmadu Bello University reacts to Dino Melaye’s certificate...

Ahmadu Bello University reacts to Dino Melaye’s certificate controver...

Dino Melaye’s certificate controversy: The Ahmadu Bello University, ABU, Zaria has said it would not release information on the controversy surrounding the academic certificate Dino Melaye, the All Progressives Congress senator representing Kogi West District, until formally approached by... Read more »

China promises to spend $5billion on Nigerian projects

China promises to spend $5billion on Nigerian projects

China promises to spend $5billion on Nigerian projects: The Peoples Republic of China Ambassador to Nigeria, Zhou Pingjian said his home country had approved $5 billion to support infrastructure projects in Nigeria. Pingjian stated this yesterday when he paid a courtesy visit to the National... Read more »

Certificate Scandal: Dino Melaye delays public presentation of cr...

Certificate Scandal: Dino Melaye delays public presentation of credentials

Dino Melaye delays public presentation of credentials: Determined to prove that he was awarded a Bachelors Degree by the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Senator Dino Melaye, on Thursday, pledged to tender his certificate before a High Court of the Federal Capital Territory sitting at... Read more »

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Controversial Journalist Kemi Olunloyo sent to prison (Details)

Controversial Journalist Kemi Olunloyo sent to prison (Details)

Controversial Journalist Kemi Olunloyo sent to prison: Nigerian journalist and blogger, Kemi Olunloyo and a Port Harcourt-based publisher, Samuel Walson have been sent to prison after hearing on their bail application was stalled on Thursday. It was gathered that the absence Magistrate Alatuwo... Read more »

See the copy of defamation charges against Kemi Olunloyo as cont...

See the copy of defamation charges against Kemi Olunloyo as controversial ...

Copy of defamation charges against Kemi Olunloyo: Nigerian journalist and social media personality, Kemi Olunloyo, who is the controversial daughter of former governor of Oyo State, suffered a setback in a Magistrate Court sitting in Port Harcourt, the Rivers state capital on Thursday. The... Read more »

OMG! The number of people killed by cancer every single year will...

OMG! The number of people killed by cancer every single year will shock you

People killed by cancer: The World Health Organisation (WHO) said on Thursday that cancer killed no fewer than 8.8 million people every year. According to figures from WHO, each year, 8.8 million people die from cancer, mostly in low- and middle-income countries. The figure WHO said is so high... Read more »

No Chill! Nigerians attack President Buhari on Twitter over UK te...

No Chill! Nigerians attack President Buhari on Twitter over UK terrorist at...

Nigerians attack President Buhari: Nigerians on Twitter have lambasted President Muhammadu Buhari for being quick to commiserate with foreign nations when attacked but take donkey years or even keep mute when such attacks take place in Nigeria. This comes after the President condoled with the... Read more »

FG seizes multi-million naira properties of two Nigerian bankers ...

FG seizes multi-million naira properties of two Nigerian bankers who stole ...

Nigerian bankers who stole N8 billion: The Economic and Financial Commission, EFCC, on Wednesday, 22nd March, 2017 secured another conviction in the ongoing N8bn Currency Mutilation Scam before Justice Joyce Abdul Malik of the Federal High Court, Ibadan, Oyo State. In her ruling, the judge... Read more »

Black market bleeds as CBN’s policy crashes dollar – ...

Black market bleeds as CBN’s policy crashes dollar – See the la...

CBN’s policy crashes dollar: The Naira Thursday appreciated to N385 per dollar in the Abuja segment of the parallel market, causing panic and confusion among bureaux de change (BDC) operators. Vanguard investigation revealed that though the exchange rate of the Naira in the Lagos segment of... Read more »

Man snatches motorcycle at gunpoint in Ikeja, then this happened ...

Man snatches motorcycle at gunpoint in Ikeja, then this happened to him

Man snatches motorcycle at gunpoint: For allegedly snatching a motorcycle valued at N400, 000 at gunpoint, a 24-year-old man, Babatunde Sheffiu, was on Thursday brought before an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court. The accused, who claimed to be a welder, lives at No. 17, Ologunde St., Awoyaya in... Read more »

2 people found guilty for the murder of Cynthia Osokogu

2 people found guilty for the murder of Cynthia Osokogu

Murder of Cynthia Osokogu: Justice Olabisi Akinlade of a Lagos High Court has found two out of the four accused persons guilty in the murder of Cynthia Osokogu, the 24 year old Nasarawa State University post graduate student who was murdered at Cosmilla Hotel, Lakeview Estate in Festac town on July... Read more »

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2 Jailed for sending out fake BVN text messages

2 Jailed for sending out fake BVN text messages

Fake BVN text messages: EFCC today secured the conviction and sentences of the duo of Innocent Uche Clinton and Emmanuel Okanni before Justice Sa’ad Muhammad of the Gombe State High Court on two count charge bordering on conspiracy and theft. . The convicts who were sentenced to six months... Read more »

NYSC Batch A: See the 8 spectacular requirements every prospectiv...

NYSC Batch A: See the 8 spectacular requirements every prospective corps me...

NYSC Batch A: The National Youths Service Corps, NYSC, has released its plans for the 2017 Batch ‘A’ mobilization of prospective corps members. NYSC said it’s online registration portal will open as from Monday, April 17 to Thursday, May 4. The duration is to enable prospective corps... Read more »

Oops! Harvard University denies Dino Melaye ever studied there, o...

Oops! Harvard University denies Dino Melaye ever studied there, only attend...

Harvard University denies Dino Melaye: Harvard University in Boston, United States, has reportedly refuted a claim by Senator Dino Melaye that he was at any time educated at the prestigious Ivy League school. The Registrar’s Office immediately dismissed the suggestion yesterday as soon as an... Read more »

Pastor Oritsejafor gives church members N5m to start small scale ...

Pastor Oritsejafor gives church members N5m to start small scale businesses

To help families over the economic recession, Pastor Oritsejafor and his wife Helen via Word of Life Bible Church, (IGC) gave out N5million to 100 beneficiaries to start up small scale businesses, with the aim of boosting their standard of living. See photos;The beneficiaries who got 50,000... Read more »

Why Africans must burn their Bibles, Qurans – Bisi Alimi sa...

Why Africans must burn their Bibles, Qurans – Bisi Alimi says

Nigerian gay activist, Bisi Alimi says Africans must burn Bibles and Quran. He expressed resentment over the adoption of Christianity and Islamic religion by Africa. In a post on his instagram page, the gay activist, noted that he was looking forward to the day Africans will gather their Bibles... Read more »

Keystone Bank sold to Nigerian investors for N25 billion

Keystone Bank sold to Nigerian investors for N25 billion

Keystone Bank Limited, one of the banks acquired by Central Bank of Nigeria under the leadership of Sanusi Lamido Sanusi in 2009, has been sold off. The Asset Management Company of Nigeria, AMCON, in a statement yesterday, said the bank was sold to Sigma Golf Nigeria Limited and Riverbank... Read more »

Dino Melaye files N5bn libel suit against SaharaReporters over ce...

Dino Melaye files N5bn libel suit against SaharaReporters over certificate ...

Dino Melaye files N5bn libel suit against SaharaReporters: The Senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District, Dino Melaye has filled a N5 billion libel suit against online media platform, SaharaReporters for alleging that he didn’t graduate from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria.... Read more »

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The oldest secondary schools in Nigeria: There are thousands of secondary schools in Nigeria, some where established before the birth of so many people in the 90’s while some were... Read more »

London School of Economics dissociates from Dino Melaye – See letter

London School of Economics dissociates from Dino Melaye: The fiasco over Senator Dino Melaye’s fraudulent claims of possessing several degrees and certificates has continued to escalate... Read more »

Ahmadu Bello University reacts to Dino Melaye’s certificate controversy

Dino Melaye’s certificate controversy: The Ahmadu Bello University, ABU, Zaria has said it would not release information on the controversy surrounding the academic certificate Dino... Read more »

China promises to spend $5billion on Nigerian projects

China promises to spend $5billion on Nigerian projects: The Peoples Republic of China Ambassador to Nigeria, Zhou Pingjian said his home country had approved $5 billion to support... Read more »

Certificate Scandal: Dino Melaye delays public presentation of cr...

Dino Melaye delays public presentation of credentials: Determined to prove that he was awarded a Bachelors Degree by the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Senator Dino Melaye, on Thursday, pledged to... Read more »