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Arewa youth groups plans asking National Assembly to allow referendum on Biafran secession

AREWA youth groups have indicated that they may pressurise the National Assembly to pass legislation calling for a referendum on allowing the southeast to remain part of Nigeria as a way of addressing the ongoing political imbroglio in the country.

 

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Leicester City consider offloading Ahmed Musa to WBA following the purchase of Iheanacho

LEICESTER City are contemplating selling Super Eagles winger Ahmed Musa to Premier League rivals West Bromwich Albion (WBA) having successfully secured the services of compatriot Kelechi Iheanacho from Manchester City over the last week.

 

 

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US finally agrees to proceed with the sale of 12 A-29 Tucano attack planes to Nigeria's military

WASHINGTON has finally agreed to sell Nigeria 12 A-29 Super Tucano attack planes in a deal worth $593m as part of its contribution towards assisting in the fight against Boko Haram insurgents operating in the northeast of the country.

 

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Nigeria to begin taxing first and business class air tickets as government steps up revenue drive

NIGERIA is to begin taxing first and business class airline tickets soon as part of the government's continued drive to increase its revenue pool and end its dependency on crude oil export income.

 

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World Boxing Association mandates Anthony Joshua to fight Cuban Luiz Ortiz as Klitschko retires

NIGERIAN-born heavyweight boxing champion Anthony Joshua has been mandated by the World Boxing Association (WBA) to defend his title against Cuba's Luis Ortiz pointing out that he has 30 days to reach a deal on the fight.

 

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Biafra Independence Movement leader Uwazuruike says anyone calling for Anambra poll boycott is anti-Igbo

BIAFRA Independence Movement (Bim) leader Chief Ralph Uwazuruike has responded to recent calls for the boycotting of the Anambra State gubernatorial election on November 18 described anyone backing such demands as anti-Igbo.

 

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Asaba sex worker arrested after stabbing client to death as row over payment turns sour

MEN of the Delta State Police Command have arrested a commercial sex worker in Asaba for stabbing a client to death during an argument believed to be over the payment of the agreed fee between the two.

 

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Governor Akeredolu attacked by Ondo women's groups for only naming two female commissioners

WOMEN'S groups have severely criticised Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State after he sent his list of cabinet nominees to the state house of assembly and only two of the 18 commissioners on his list were female.

 

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Former AFN president Solomon Ogba made chief scutineer of London IAAF championships

FORMER president of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) Evangelist Solomon Ogba has been appointed as the chief scrutineer for the 51st International Amateur Athletics Federation (IAAF) championship that just kicked off in London.

 

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Governor Ambode pledges to make Lagos State the third largest economy in Africa

GOVERNOR Akinwunmi Ambode has pledged that his administration is committed to making Lagos State the third largest economy in Africa as its ongoing economic diversification programme continues unabated.

 

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