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Former House of rep member awards scholarships to 50 OAU students

Ladi Adebutu, a former member of the House of representatives, has paid the school fees of over 50 Ogun State Students in Obafemi Awolowo University. Mr Adebutu represented the Remo, Shagamu and Ikenne constituencies in the green chambers from 2015 to 2019. According to the President of the National Association of Ogun State Students, Ajayi Oluwafemi, the Ogun state government has neglected…
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Nigerian developer wins Dubai innovation contest

John Beloved Nigeria software developer, Abdulkarim Bashir, has emerged the overall winner of a $10,000 cash prize at a Dubai technology and innovation contest after creating an anti-theft app. The competition, which was orchestrated by Dubai’s World Trade Centre was…
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Nigeria gets new Country Director of World Bank

Olusola Elijah The World Bank has appointed Shubham Chaudhuri as the new Country Director for Nigeria, succeeding Rachid Benmessaoud who completed his term recently. A statement issued by the World Bank’s Senior Communications Officer, Nigeria, on Wednesday in Abuja, said Mr Chaudhuri assumed office on Tuesday. It said that Mr Chaudhuri, a U.S. national who grew up in India, joined the…
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Game of thrones star, Peter Dinklage shines at Emmy Awards

John Beloved Game of Thrones actor Peter Dinklage made history on Sunday by becoming the actor with the most wins in the same category:Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series. His win at the 71st Emmy Awards is the fourth earned for his role as Tyrion Lannister…
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Bovi and wife prank friend ahead of his 40th birthday

John Beloved Nigerian comedian, Bovi Ugboma and his wife, Kris Ugboma pranked a friend identified as Mohammed ahead of his 40th birthday. In a video shared on Thursday, the ace comedian and his wife tested the loyalty of their friend as they celebrate his new age. As a practical joke, Kris while standing beside her husband called Mohammed on phone to seek her husband’s whereabout.
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Niger: Tribunal affirms Governor Bello's victory

Olusola Elijah The Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Minna, Niger State capital has on Wednesday upheld the victory of Governor Abubakar Bello of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the March 2019 governorship election. People’s Democratic…
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Tribunal dismisses Atiku's petition against Buhari

Olusola Elijah The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal has on Wednesday dismissed the petition filed by Atiku Abubakar and the Peoples Democratic Party challenging the victory of President Muhammadu Buhari and All Progressive Congress in the February 2019 Presidential Election. The Tribunal said the petitioners did not present before it any evidence to show that the 2019 presidential…
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