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Muslim bodies protest decision of National Assembly to postpone sitting on hijab controversy

SEVERAL Muslim organisations held a protest rally at the National Assembly Complex earlier today over the decision of House of Representatives Committee on Justice and Judiciary to cancel a public hearing on the hijab controversy.



Olisa Metuh asks Abuja court to grant him leave to go to the UK for medical treatment

FORMER Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) publicity secretary Chief Olisa Metuh has asked an Abuja high court to grant him permission to travel to the UK for medical treatment despite facing corruption charges.



Nigeria ranked 91st happiest country in the world by UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network

NIGERIA has been ranked as the 91st happiest nation on earth according to the United Nations' Sustainable Development Solutions Network’s (SDSN) 2018 World Happiness Report published this week.


In the report published today, Finland was ranked the happiest nation on earth, with Burundi at the bottom of the happiness index. Rather surprisingly, the survey also found that Americans were getting less happy even as their country became richer.



Barcelona eye Wilfred Ndidi with a view to purchasing him from Leicester at the end of the season

SPANISH giants Barcelona have set their sights on Super Eagles midfielder Wilfred Ndidi with a view to purchasing him from English Premiership side Leicester City at the end of the season.



Rohr explains why Alampasu and Ajiboye were dropped for Poland and March friendlies

SUPER Eagles head coach Gernot Rohr has explained why he left goalkeepers Dele Alampasu and Dele Ajiboye out of the squad to face Poland and Serbia in two friendly games due to take place later this month saying they have not taken past chances given to them.



Unidentified Nigerian man jumps to his death at Heathrow to avoid being deported

AN unidentified man believed to be a Nigerian facing deportation from the UK is said to have jumped to his death at Heathrow Airport just as immigration officials were leading him towards a plane to take him to Lagos.


Over the weekend, the man was being escorted to a plane to deport him to Nigeria but in the early hours of Saturday decided to take his life rather than face deportation. He jumped down from the level from where he was to the one below and died instantly.



Nigerian Army warns that commanders who fail to tackle Fulani herdsmen will face court martial

NIGERIAN Army top brass has warned all battalion commanders that whoever fails to take decisive action against murderous Fulani cattle herdsmen currently rampaging across the country will face a court martial.


Governor Wike tells NFF that fans will not accept failure from the Super Eagles come the World Cup

RIVERS State governor Nyesom Wike has told the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) that the country will not accept failure at the forthcoming World Cup this summer as the fans expect the team to advance to the knock-out stage of the tournament.



Former Benue governor Senator George Akume tell Buhari local people are not happy with him

FORMER Benue State governor Senator George Akume has lashed out at President Muhammadu Buhari informing him that the people of the state are not happy with his administration over his handling of the Fulani herdsmen crisis.



Nigerian Women in Diaspora Leadership Forum urges ladies break the glass ceiling barriers

FEMALE campaign group the Nigerian Women in Diaspora Leadership Forum (NWIDLF) held an international seminar over the weekend during which it charged its members to push the boundaries on gender equality to the next level by refusing to accept glass ceilings.




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