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ENTERTAINMENT

2 Nollywood Stars Who Worked As Professional Boxers Before They Became Successful

These two Nollywood Actors are Professional Boxers but they decided to quit their boxing Career to pursue a Career in the Movie Industry and today they are widely known in the Country. 01: Ibrahim Yekini This talented Nollywood Actor, Director and Television Personality did several menial jobs before he became Famous in the Entertainment Industry.

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2 Nollywood Stars Who Worked As Professional Boxers Before They Became Successful

MILITARY

Why Are Bandits Still Gaining Momentum In The North When They've Been Surrendering To The Military?

Series of negative news has filled the air lately about the activities of bandits in the North West, and the North East parts of the country concerning how these criminals instead of experiencing a weakness in the rate of their attacks due to the intervention of the Nigerian military are rather growing stronger and destroying every good thing within their path.

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Why Are Bandits Still Gaining Momentum In The North When They've Been Surrendering To The Military?

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: Gunmen attack Adamawa residents, kidnap nursing mother; PDP begins sale of forms for a national convention

Gunmen attack Adamawa police station, residents, kidnap nursing mother This is a sad report from Yola South Local Government Area, Adamawa State, where suspected kidnappers reportedly kidnapped a nursing mother after a successful attack on the Ngurore Police Station at about 2 am on Sunday. According to the report by Premium Times, the Police Public Relations Officer in the State, Mr. Sulaiman Nguroje, who confirmed the attack to the News Agency of Nigeria(NAN) said the criminals divided themselves into two groups; one attacked the police station to divert the attention of security operatives as the other group attacked one Alhaji Umaru's house and kidnapped his wife and her daughter.

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Today's Headlines: Gunmen attack Adamawa residents, kidnap nursing mother; PDP begins sale of forms for a national convention

POLITICS

2 Secret businesses of Peter Obi revealed by Pandora Papers

The recent document released by Pandora Papers, an international investigative platform has revealed the hidden businesses of the former Governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi. Photo credit: PUNCH The International investigative report revealed the hidden businesses of more than 35 current world leaders and more than 130 public officials from over 91 different countries around the world.

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2 Secret businesses of Peter Obi
revealed by Pandora Papers

POLITICS

How Ken Nnamani Used Live Transmission Of Plenary Proceedings To Abort Obasanjo's Third Team Agenda

Former Senate President Ken Nnamani has disclosed how he used live transmission of the plenary on May 16, 2006, to abort the third team agenda of former President Mr. Olusegun Obasenjo when an alteration of the constitution to allow three terms for Nigeria’s presidents was debated.

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How Ken Nnamani Used Live Transmission Of Plenary Proceedings To Abort Obasanjo's Third Team Agenda

POLITICS

I Did Not In Any Respect Violate Any Law - Peter Obi

Peter Obi has dismissed a report by Premium Times, which disclosed that the former governor had concealed a number of offshore businesses and investments when he was at the helm of affairs in Anambra State. Peter Obi, the former governor of Anambra State, has been hard forced to dispute the disclosures about his secret international business connections since local media outlets began publishing the leaked Pandora Papers.

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I Did Not In Any Respect Violate Any Law - Peter Obi

POLITICS

2022 Budget: Why The N457 Million Allocated To The President And His Vice For Meal Should Be Slashed

Some days ago, President Muhammadu proposed a total budget of N16.39 trillion for the year 2022 to the National Assembly as reported by Channels TV. It was also reported on Premium Times that out of the budget, the allocation for the meals of the Buhari and Osinbajo office has been pegged at N457 million in the proposed 2022 budget.

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2022 Budget: Why The N457 Million Allocated To The President And His Vice For Meal Should Be Slashed

ENTERTAINMENT

5 Things Prince Kpokpogri Recently Revealed About Tonto Dikeh and Their Failed Relationship

Cc: Tonto Dikeh/Prince Kpokpogri Instagram page Recently, Prince Kpokpogri made some revelations about Tonto Dikeh and his failed relationship with her. He did this in an exclusive interview with Premium Times on the 19th of October. This came shortly after he got released from police detention.

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5 Things Prince Kpokpogri Recently Revealed About Tonto Dikeh and Their Failed Relationship

ENTERTAINMENT

I Was On My Own When Dikeh Was Introduced To Me, I Never Promised Her Marriage - Prince Kpokpogri

Prince Kpokpogri, the ex-boyfriend of Tonto Dikeh has opened up on how he met the actress and how she kept flaunting their relationship on social media while he did nothing. He went on to clarify that he never promised her marriage and that he did not, contrary to popular belief, have the sex tapes of over 30 women on his phone.

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I Was On My Own When Dikeh Was Introduced To Me, I Never Promised Her Marriage - Prince Kpokpogri

SOCIETY

The Shut Down Of Networks In Zamfara & The Abduction Of Corps Members By Bandits

The Nigerian Police Force has confirmed the abduction of two prospective corps members by armed bandits in Zamfara State. According to reports, the abducted corps members were on their way to orientation camp when the incident happened on Tuesday, October 19, 2021. According to Premium Times, about six others were missing after the incident.

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The Shut Down Of Networks In Zamfara & The Abduction Of Corps Members By Bandits

JUSTICE

2 Precautions #EndSARS Memorial Protesters Are Expected To Take As Lagos Police Approves The Protest

According to report, the Lagos State Police Command has made a U-turn on its stance concerning the planned protest in commemoration of the first anniversary of last year's EndSARS demonstrations. While addressing journalists, the Lagos State Commissioner of Police disclosed that the police only want the organisers of such protests to work together and have a meeting point.

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2 Precautions #EndSARS Memorial Protesters Are Expected To Take As Lagos Police Approves The Protest

POLITICS

'I Will Never Regret Campaigning For Buhari' - Jide Kosoko Says

Veteran Nollywood Actor and Septuagenarian, Jide Kosoko has insisted that he has no regrets campaigning for President Muhammadu Buhari in 2015. The actor, who made this statement during a chat with Premium Times, said that though he is disappointed in some of the decisions taken by the President, he cannot say, however, that Buhari is a bad person.

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'I Will Never Regret Campaigning For Buhari' - Jide Kosoko Says

SOCIETY

Sit-At-Home: How Ordinary People Strive To Earn Living

The security situation being faced in the southeastern region of the country is causing significant hardship, tension and anxiety especially among the common people who depend on their daily petty trades to earn a living. The alleged Sit-At-Home order imposed by the proscribed organisation has caused fear and uncertainty in the minds of people.

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Sit-At-Home: How Ordinary People Strive To Earn Living

POLITICS

Why Peter Obi may be prosecuted by revelations of Pandora Papers about his secret businesses

The former Governor of Anambra State and PDP Vice Presidential candidate in the 2019 presidential election, Peter Obi was listed in an investigation conducted by Pandora Papers, an international investigative platform. Photo credit: Premium Times The document released by the International Paper unveiled hidden offshore companies of current 35 leaders from different countries and also unveiled the hidden companies of 130 public officials from over 91 countries of the world.

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Why Peter Obi may be prosecuted by revelations of Pandora Papers about his secret businesses

MILITARY

People Can Live In Peace With Bandits Says Sheikh Gumi: How True Is That

Image credit: premiumtimesng.com There is a popular saying in South Africa that has gone through several translations from different perspectives. It is even more poetic than literal. The word is "Ubuntu" which means "I am because we are". It is why no one should be surprised at the proliferation of armed bandits particularly in the North-west region of the country.

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People Can Live In Peace With Bandits Says Sheikh Gumi: How True Is That

POLITICS

I Am Yet To Receive A Formal Invitation From EFCC in Connection With The Pandora Paper -Peter Obi

Several news sources reported over the weekend that the anti-graft commission, EFCC invited the former vice presidential candidate to face questioning over his secret business dealings and offshore accounts exposed in the Pandora papers leak. According to Premium Times, The Pandora Papers alleges that Peter Obi incorporated offshore holdings, which he did not declare to the Code of Conduct Bureau when he served as governor of Anambra state.

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I Am Yet To Receive A Formal Invitation From EFCC in Connection With The Pandora Paper -Peter Obi

MILITARY

Bandits Attack On Sokoto Market: They Now Attacking The Economic Activities Of People In The North

Bandits attacks are becoming incessant in Nigeria, particularly in the Northern part of Nigeria. The attacks by these people have resulted in the loss of lives and properties of people in the North. According to a report by Premium Times, there was another bloodbath in Sokoto State Sunday evening as bandits reportedly gunned down at least 30 people and maimed many others during an attack on a weekly market in Goronyo local government area of the state.

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Bandits Attack On Sokoto Market: They Now Attacking The Economic Activities Of People In The North

POLITICS

Nigeria’s former CJN, governors, pastors named in Pandora Paper

According to Premium Times, a number of high-profile Nigerians have been mentioned in the Pandora Papers controversy for breaking "existing laws and legislations as they hide these assets." The Pandora Papers investigation is based on the leak of 11.9 million documents from 14 financial services companies around the world, involving 600 journalists from outlets such as The Washington Post, the BBC, The Guardian, and Nigeria's Premium Times.

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Nigeria’s former CJN, governors, pastors named in Pandora Paper

POLITICS

2023: Bauchi Governor Speaks on His Rumoured Presidential Ambition

Governor Bala Mohammed of Bauchi state has said he is not desperate to contest the 2023 presidential election because power comes from God. Daily Trust newspaper reports that the Bauchi state governor made the comment during the prayer session held at Government House, Bauchi on Tuesday, October 5 to mark his 63rd birthday.

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2023: Bauchi Governor Speaks on His Rumoured Presidential Ambition

EDUCATION

Federal Government: Teachers To Enjoy New Salary Structure And Incentives From January 2022

The Minister of Education Commission, Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, announced that Nigerian Teachers will begin to enjoy the new salary structure that was promised by president Muhammadu Buhari from January 2022. He further disclosed that other incentive privileges such as monthly allowance, housing, training and elongation of service retirement year from 35 years to 40 years which was promised by the president will kick off on January as well.

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Federal Government: Teachers To Enjoy New Salary Structure And Incentives From January 2022