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SEE Imo Christmas Tree That Cost N600 Million

The Imo state government has broken a record by erecting the tallest Christmas tree in Nigeria.

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Christmas tree, decor are worth over N 600 million.

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A woman that was kidnapped and raped by the Boko Haram insurgents in the interview granted to the CBS news narrated her heartbreaking story.

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Aisha Musa, how she identified herself, has given birth, after the militants had killed her family and made her at gunpoint to become a ‘jihadi’ bride.

The Boko Haram victim disclosed how she had been living in the packed ‘Minawao’ refugee camp for seven months and survivd by selling corn meal at the local market. Continue reading

War against Boko Haram is largely won, says Lai Mohammed

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The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, said on Wednesday that the Nigerian military had met the December deadline to defeat the Boko Haram terrorists. The minister said this during his maiden meeting with editorial heads of media houses in Lagos. President Mohammadu Buhari had, upon assuming office, issued a December 31 deadline to the military to defeat the Boko Haram terrorists. Continue reading

Porn star Rocco Siffredi offers to teach sex in Italy’s schools

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Porn star Rocco Siffredi, known as the “Italian stallion”, has launched a petition demanding sex education become mandatory in Italy’s schools and offered himself up as a teacher.

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LAGBUS to provide free bus rides on Christmas Day

lagbusThe Lagos State Government, through LAGBUS and its franchises, said it would provide free bus rides to residents on Friday, to commemorate this year’s Christmas celebration.

This is contained in a press statement signed by Mr Yemi Adesoye, the LAGBUS Public Relations Officer, which was made available to newsmen in Lagos.
According to the statement, the move is aimed at promoting the use of public transportation, as well as reducing congestion on Lagos roads during the festivities.
The statement said that the free bus rides would cut across parts of the metropolis, within the operational hours of 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
It said that the free bus services would ensure that fewer vehicles were on the roads during the period, appealing to motorists not to drink and drive to prevent avoidable accidents, which usually occurred during celebrations.
While wishing residents a Merry Christmas, the LAGBUS management commended them for their unflinching patronage.

Nigeria’s first ever stage musical, Kakadu returns to Lagos

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Internationally acclaimed Stage musical, Kakadu will be showing in Lagos this holiday season. It will be showing at the Agip Recital hall, Muson center on the 29th and 30th 2015, and from the 1st to the 3rd of January 2016.

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Photos: Radio Biafra Director, Nnamdi Kanu appears in Court

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Director of Radio Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, sandwiched between security operaives, leaving the court yesterday in Abuja.

Following a fresh six-count charges filed by the Federal Government of Nigeria against the embattled Director of Radio Biafra and Leader of Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, he (Kanu) appeared before Justice Ahmed Mohammed-led Federal High Court, sitting in Abuja, on Wednesday. Continue reading

Somalia bans Christmas, New Year festivities

somaliaSomalia’s government has banned celebrations of Christmas and New Year in the Muslim majority country, saying the festivities might attract Islamist attacks. “All events related to Christmas and New Year celebrations are contrary to Islamic culture, which could damage the faith of the Muslim community,” the director general of the religious affairs ministry told reporters on Tuesday.

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US investors to buy Everton Football Club for £200 million

everton 2A consortium led by two US technology investors is negotiating to buy Everton Football Club for an estimated £200 million (272 million euros, $297 million), The Times newspaper reported on Wednesday.

The report said the group had signed a preliminary agreement with owner and chairman Bill Kenwright and was checking the club’s accounts with the aim of completing a takeover within the next six weeks.

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Breaking: Judge exempts self from hearing treason charges against Nnamdi Kanu

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Director of Radio Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, sandwiched between security operaives, leaving the court yesterday in Abuja.

Following the fresh six-count charges filled by the Federal Government of Nigeria against the embattled leader of  Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mr. Nnamdi Kanu, a  federal High Court judge has exempted himself from hearing the case. Justice Ahmed Mohammed who announced the decision on Wednesday in Abuja after Mr. Kanu objected to the case, said that it was needless, as the federal government had repeatedly disobeyed previous court rulings. Continue reading

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