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bbc #sexforgrades documentary exposes university of lagos, ghana lecturers

An undercover documentary  released by the the BBC Africa Eye on Monday, has exposed certain strategies employed by lecturers in West African universities, especially in Nigeria and Ghana, in harassing their students for sex in exchange for grades and marks. The BBC Africa Eye in the documentary video said it found out that …

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Bhojsons unveils Kirloskar Green Remote Management Technology, introduces 1000KVA generators

L-R: Product Head, Bhojsons PowerHub Kirloskar, Balaji Thiruvenkatam; Chief Executive Officer, Bhojsons Plc, Sivarama Krishnan; Service Engineer, Kirloskar, Jitendra Jagdale and Sales Manager, Bhojsons PowerHub, Vincent Uwagbai during the launch of Kirloskar Remote Monitoring System(KRM) at the Power Nigeria 2019 Expo held in Lagos recently. The company also announced the …

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Osinbajo will have the last laugh – Pastor Bakare

Tunde Bakare, the senior pastor of the Latter Rain Assembly, on Sunday, September 29, prophesied that Vice President Yemi Osinbajo will overcome his ordeals and present predicaments. Bakare said: “Vice President Osinbajo will have the last laugh. You think I am stupid? Except he has violated his oath,” The Nation …

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Kogi election: Governor Yahaya Bello defeats others, becomes APC governorship candidate

Governor Yahaya Bello has won APC governorship ticket to contest the election for second term INEC is conducting governorship election in the state on November 16 – Bello polled 3,596 votes cast by the delegates during the primary Governor Yahaya Bello on Thursday, August 29, emerged the standard bearer of …

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Election tribunal: House of Representatives member Sarki loses seat

An election petition tribunal sacks the Abdulkadir Umar Sarki, a member of the House of Representatives from Bauchi state – The tribunal orders the withdrawal of certificate of returns to Sarki by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) – The election tribunal also directs INEC to conduct a rerun into …

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Wadume update: Kidnap kingpin testifies before army panel as more suspects arrested

Kidnap kingpin Hamisu Bala Wadume has reportedly indicted some soldiers as he appears for an investigative panel set up by the army – The panel is probing the allegation that some soldiers aided Wadume’s escape when he was first arrested and killed three policemen and a civilian – Wadume reportedly …

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Israeli technology chosen to ease Lake Chad water crisis

UN meeting results in deployment of Watergen’s water-from-air generator in Nigeria to provide desperately needed clean drinking water. Watergen provides drinking water in Sierra Leone. Photo: courtesy An Israeli invention that pulls water from air will be deployed in Nigeria following a meeting at United Nations headquarters in New York …

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Enyimba keeps Champions League hopes alive, Pillars crash out

Enyimba trounced Rahimo 5-0 in the second-leg of their Champions League preliminary qualifying match and progressed to the first round with a 5-1 aggregate win. The NPFL champions overturned a 1-0 first-leg defeat in Burkina Faso with a rampant performance behind closed doors inside the Enyimba international stadium. Reuben Bala …

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Kevin MacDonald leaves Aston Villa after bullying investigation

Aston Villa’s head of football development Kevin MacDonald has left the club following an investigation into allegations of bullying. He had been reassigned to non-player-facing duties during the investigation. Ex-midfielder Garreth Farrelly was “relentlessly negative” to him as a youth coach in the 1990s. “Aston Villa wishes to apologise to all former …

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Buhari appoints 4 heads of federal agencies

President Buhari has appointed four new heads of federal agencies – The agencies affected are those whose heads were recently appointed as ministers . Presidential spokesman Garba Shehu said the appointments take immediate effect President Muhammadu Buhari has approved replacements for heads of federal government agencies that were recently appointed …

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Firms collaborate to expand toy production across Africa

Auldon Toys has signed a memorandum of understanding with Polesie, one of Europe’s biggest toy manufacturer, for a retail deal and local assembling of high-quality toys that meet international safety standard within Nigeria. The partnership, which was sealed with Nigerian-based Auldon Toys in Kobrin, Belarus, will see Polesie JV Limited …

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#RevolutionNow Symposium: Nigeria Police Arrest, Release BBC Journalist

andrew Gift, a journalist with the British Broadcasting Corporation, has been released. The journalist who was arrested by Nigerian policemen on Monday was released at 10:50 am. Speaking with SaharaReporters, Gift said he was arrested and taken to a police van and asked to delete videos he had recorded. As …

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WHO calls for ban on tobacco

The World Health Organization (WHO) has called for total ban on advertising, promotion and sponsorship of tobacco in the world over to discourage people from patronizing and consuming the carcinogenic product for a healthy living. The UN health agency in its latest campaign against tobacco smoking released on Saturday, stated …

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Nnamdi Kanu places N1m bounty on overseas traveling schedule of South-East govs

The leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, has vowed to reward anyone with useful information on overseas traveling schedule of South-East governors and other Igbo leaders. “So if you are working in any Government House in Southeast and you know which city in the …

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UK receives report documenting Saudi cover-up of unlawful Yemen airstrikes

An international law group has submitted new evidence to the UK government alleging that the Saudi-led coalition in Yemen has covered up evidence of its unlawful airstrikes on civilian targets. The allegations will put pressure on the UK government as it prepares its response to a court order directing it to reconsider …

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Villarreal upgrade Chukwueze hands him Famous number

Samuel Chukwueze and Santi Cazorla on the pitch together, will be looking to achieve great things this season with Villarreal, spotting new jersey numbers. Chukwueze, who starred last season with the Yellow Submarines, wore the number 30 in his breakout season at the club, but is opting for something that …

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Taraba killings: Leaked memo deepens rift between army, police authorities

The killings of the three police detectives and a civilian by troops of 93 Battalion, Takum, Taraba state continues to generate reactions – A recent memo by the Nigerian army on the situation seems to have fueled distrust among security agencies – There are fears that the two security institutions …

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Insecurity: Nigerian Army acquires new mine resistant vehicles to fight Boko Haram

Nigerian Army has acquired four new mine resistant vehicles to fight Boko Haram insurgency in the north-east region The new vehicles were acquired following a strong partnership between the military and Ogun state based indigenous company The new mine resistant vehicles will hopefully provide protection and enhance fire power for …

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Manchester City fined but avoid transfer ban for breaching Fifa rules on under-18 signings

Manchester City have avoided a transfer ban after admitting breaching Fifa rules on signing youth players. The Premier League champions have been fined 370,000 Swiss Francs (£315,000). Fifa said City breached article 19 of its regulations: “International transfers of players are only permitted if the player is over the age …

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