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Fenerbahce 1⃣ 🆚 1⃣ Krasnodkar …

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Why does a Nigerian Muslim leader want to restrict polygamy?

Polygamy is widely accepted all over Nigeria but one of the country's most prominent Muslim leaders is trying to ban the practice - in some cases.

The Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi, suggested that polygamy among the poor was linked to the rise of the Islamist militant group Boko Haram, which …

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MMM victim, who drank insecticide, dies in Abuja

A ponzi investor identified as Ada Kole has died in Kubwa, a satellite town in the Federal Capital Territory after drinking insecticide following the crash of the MMM scheme.

The young man, whose wedding was rescheduled from December last year to May, 2017 reportedly died on Monday night following complications …

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Xenophobic attacks: I lost N240.6m, says Nigerian mechanic

A 42-year-old South Africa-based Nigerian automobile mechanic, Mr. Simon Adeoye, said on Tuesday that he lost N240.6m (R10m) to the xenophobic attacks by South Africans on his workshop on Saturday Adeoye told the News Agency of Nigeria on the telephone from Pretoria, South Africa, that he got a call …

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PDP, others react as Buhari says he needs longer time to rest

The Peoples Democratic Party and major groups, including the Nigeria Voters' Assembly and the National Association of Resident Doctors, on Tuesday, differed on the latest development on President Muhammadu Buhari's medical vacation.

In his reaction, the President of the NVA, Mashood Erubami, in an interview with The PUNCH in Abuja …

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Scores Of Bodies Wash Ashore In Libya

Authorities in Libya have counted at least 87 bodies washed ashore in the Libyan city of Zawiya.

It is believed that the bodies were part of a group trying to cross the Mediterranean, but had drowned at sea.

A torn rubber boat was found nearby, even as it is feared …

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Proud Griezmann eyes more Atletico history

Atletico Madrid star Antoine Griezmann wants to create further history after his record-breaking Champions League goal.

The France international struck in the first half of Atletico's 4-2 win over Bayer Leverkusen in the opening leg of the last-16 tie on Tuesday.

Griezmann was delighted to surpass Luis Aragones as Atletico's …

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