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Ajimobi Confirmed Dead at 70_Ada Nkong

About ten days after rumours of his death trended on social media, former Governor of Oyo state Senator Abiola Ajimobi has passed on at 70. Ajimobi, was born on December 16, 1949, was a life support machine since last Friday at First Cardiology Hospital in Ikoyi, Lagos. Ajimobi who had COVID-19 related ailment was rushed… Continue reading Ajimobi Confirmed Dead at 70_Ada Nkong

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Police in Nigeria Rescue 300 Workers Locked in Rice Factory Ada Nkong

Police in Nigeria have rescued 300 people they say were locked in a rice-processing factory and forced to work throughout a coronavirus lockdown. From the end of March the men were allegedly not allowed to leave the mill in the northern city of Kano. The workers were promised an additional $13 (£10) a month on… Continue reading Police in Nigeria Rescue 300 Workers Locked in Rice Factory Ada Nkong

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Reading Stabbings: Victims Were ‘True’ Gentlemen_Ada Nkong

Tributes have been paid to three "true gentlemen" stabbed to death in a park in Reading. James Furlong, David Wails and Joe Ritchie-Bennett were regular customers at a pub near Forbury Gardens, where Saturday's attack took place. Local residents held silences and laid flowers around the town for the trio. Police continue to question suspect… Continue reading Reading Stabbings: Victims Were ‘True’ Gentlemen_Ada Nkong

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Malala Yousafzai Graduates From University Ada Nkong

Human rights campaigner Malala Yousafzai has expressed her “joy and gratitude” at graduating from Oxford. The 22-year-old, who survived a shot to the head by Taliban soldiers, studied politics, philosophy, and economics at Lady Margaret Hall. Tweeting earlier, she said: “I don’t know what’s ahead. For now, it will be Netflix, reading and sleep.” Ms… Continue reading Malala Yousafzai Graduates From University Ada Nkong

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Ambani Joins List of World’s 10 Richest Men_Ada Nkong

Mukesh Ambani, chairman and managing director of Reliance Industries (RIL) has entered into the list of world's top 10 richest, according to the Forbes Real-Time Billionaire list. Ambani's net worth rose to $64.6 billion on the back of RIL's stock price hitting an all-time high of ₹1,738.95 a share on Friday, after he announced that… Continue reading Ambani Joins List of World’s 10 Richest Men_Ada Nkong

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Lagos East Loses Senator_Ada Nkong

Senator Bayo Osinowo, representing Lagos East senatorial district, is dead. A source who confirmed the report says Senator Osinowo died Monday morning at the age of 64. The four-term member of the Lagos State House of Assembly. was elected into the Senate on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on February 23, during… Continue reading Lagos East Loses Senator_Ada Nkong

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Pastor Ighodalor’s Wife, Ex Beauty Queen Dies_ Raphael Bichene

Reports reaching Newsannexonline say, Mrs Ibidunni Ighodalo, the wife of popular Lagos Pastor, Ituah Ighodalo, has been confirmed dead.According to a family member, the boss of Elizabeth R, a leading upscale event planning outfit, died Sunday morning in her hotel room in Port Harcourt, Rivers State where she was handling a project. The mother of… Continue reading Pastor Ighodalor’s Wife, Ex Beauty Queen Dies_ Raphael Bichene

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Dabiri-Erewa .Otunba Runsewe Lead Call For Justice_Ada Nkong

The Chairman Nigerians in Diaspora commission, Abike Dabiri-Erewa has condemned violence, brutality and racial discrimination against blacks all over the world.A statement signed by Gabriel Odu of the media Unit NIDCOM says Dabiri- Erewa spoke at an event jointly organised by NIDCOM and Centre for arts and Culture.This comes as the global community with well… Continue reading Dabiri-Erewa .Otunba Runsewe Lead Call For Justice_Ada Nkong

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Police Apprehend Man Seen Kissing Minor in Viral video_Ada Nkong

The man who was deep kissing a minor in a viral video on social media has been arrested by the Lagos state police command. The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, DSP Bala Elkana said this in a statement on Friday. According to Elkana, the attention of the police was drawn to the video… Continue reading Police Apprehend Man Seen Kissing Minor in Viral video_Ada Nkong