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Peseiro has been named the Super Eagles' new head coach.

Peseiro has been named the Super Eagles' new head coach.

The Nigeria Football Federation has chosen Jose Peseiro as the next head coach of the Super Eagles. After a video conference meeting of the NFF executive committee on Wednesday, the 61-year-old was appointed.

According to the NFF, Peseiro

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Obasa warns Lagos police to stop extortion if they want to be respected.

Obasa warns Lagos police to stop extortion if they want to be respected.

On Wednesday, Lagos State House of Assembly Speaker Mudashiru Obasa warned the state's policy against the harassing, intimidating, and extorting people, urging them to be respected.

 

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In Abuja, police are investigating the alleged extortion of writer Solomon Buchi.

In Abuja, police are investigating the alleged extortion of writer Solomon Buchi.

CP Sunday Babaji, the Commissioner of Police for the Federal Capital Territory Police Command, has ordered a probe into the alleged extortion of a writer, Solomon Buchi, by police officers in Abuja.

'FCT Police Command Commences

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Despite a warning, Bauchi police authorize Peter Gonto's memorial celebration

Despite a warning, Bauchi police authorize Peter Gonto's memorial celebration.

Despite the division in Tafawa Balewa and Bogoro Local Government Areas of Bauchi State over the planned 21st memorial anniversary of the late leader of the Sayawa people, Peter Gonto, the event will still hold, The PUNCH can confirm.

This is even as the Bauchi State Commissioner of Police, Umar...

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Gideon Okeke, an actor, explains how he was wasteful during his bachelor years.

Gideon Okeke, an actor, explains how he was wasteful during his bachelor years.

Gideon Okeke, a Nollywood actor, said on Wednesday that he was wasteful during his bachelor years.

The actor turned to Instagram to complain about how he paid N4.8 million to pay a cook for eight years.

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Tonto Dikeh says 2021 was a year of love and betrayal for her

Tonto Dikeh says 2021 was a year of love and betrayal for her

Tonto Dikeh, a Nollywood actress, said on Wednesday that 2021 was a year of love and betrayal for her.

The actress came to Instagram to reflect on the previous year and express her hopes for a better year in 2022

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Peseiro, Mourinho's former assistant, has been named as the next coach of the Super Eagles.

Peseiro, Mourinho's former assistant, has been named as the next coach of the Super Eagles.

On Wednesday, the Nigeria Football Federation named Jose Peseiro, a Portuguese technician, as the Super Eagles' head coach.

The NFF announced this in a statement issued following

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BREAKING NEWS: The Lagos Assembly has approved a N1.7 trillion budget for 2022

BREAKING NEWS: The Lagos Assembly has approved a N1.7 trillion budget for 2022.

The Lagos State House of Assembly cleared the 2022 budget estimate on Wednesday evening, with a modest rise in the grand total from N1.38 trillion to N1.758 trillion.

After a presentation of the report by Chairman of the Committee on Economic Planning

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I'm so proud of you. On his birthday, Josh2funny's wife congratulates him

I'm so proud of you. On his birthday, Josh2funny's wife congratulates him.

Josh Alfred, a Nigerian comedian who turned 31 on Saturday, was eulogized by his wife, Bina, who had kind words to say about her husband.

The celebrant's wife turned to her Instagram page to express her admiration for her husband, saying she was really proud of him.

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ICPC Chief Tells UN, Global Community to Unmask Owners of Artificial Entities

ICPC Chief Tells UN, Global Community to Unmask Owners of Artificial Entities

Prof. Bolaji Owasanoye (SAN), Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), has called on the United Nations and the international community to unmask the owners of artificial legal entities in order to combat money laundering, Illicit Financial Flows (IFFs), and hidden ill-gotten wealth.

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A Trump supporter is sentenced to five years in prison for assaulting the Capitol

A Trump supporter is sentenced to five years in prison for assaulting the Capitol

A Trump supporter is sentenced to five years in prison for assaulting the Capitol

For attacking police officers while participating in the attack on the US Capitol on January 6, a Donald Trump fan was sentenced to five years in jail, the toughest term yet handed down in the inquiry into the violence.

Officials say at least 23 people have died as a result of the typhoon in the Philippines

Officials say at least 23 people have died as a result of the typhoon in the Philippines.

As of Saturday, at least 23 people had died in the worst typhoon that has hit the Philippines this year. There have also been reports of "alarming" devastation on islands that bore the brunt of the storm, according to authorities.

In Kabul, the Taliban government has resumed issuing Afghan passports

Afghanistan: Taliban fighters

Taliban officials in Afghanistan said on Saturday that they will begin issuing passports in Kabul, providing optimism to those who feel threatened by the Islamists' authority.

Thousands of Afghans have also sought for fresh travel passports in order to flee an escalating economic and humanitarian

Marriages performed by the Ikoyi Marriage Registry and other FG registries are unconstitutional.
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Marriages conducted by Ikoyi Marriage Registry, FG registries are illegal

The Ikoyi Marriage Registry is one of Nigeria's most popular locations for the solemnization of marriages, however, the Federal High Court in Lagos has ruled that it is no longer permitted to do so.

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Zainab Ahmed says there could be more taxes in 2022, During hard times,

Zainab Ahmed

According to the Minister of Finance, "since the economy is currently on a recovery path," new tariffs and taxes may be introduced in 2022.

Mrs. Zainab Ahmed stated this while speaking to stakeholders at the House of Representatives Committee on Finance's public hearing

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Gunmen dressed in military attire ambush police officers at Abia command, killing one.

police officers at Abia

Early Monday, gunmen dressed in military fatigues opened fire on police officers stationed outside the Abia State Command Headquarters, killing one Inspector Friday Adama.

Adama's death was verified by the state's Police Public Relations Officer, Geoffrey Obonna.

Royal Air Maroc Flights To And From Morocco Have Been Cancelled till December

Royal Air Maroc Flights To And From Morocco Have Been Cancelled till 31 December

DELAYS AND DISRUPTIONS

Flights to and from Morocco have been canceled till 31 December.

 

EFCC seeks Maxwell Odum in N213bn forex scam
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EFCC seeks Maxwell Odum in N213bn forex scam

Maxwell Odum, the Chief Executive Officer of MBA Capital and Trading Limited, a Lagos-based forex training and capital investment firm, has been proclaimed sought by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission for suspected fraud of N213 billion.
In a warning issued on Wednesday, the anti-graft agency urged members of the public with information regarding Odum's whereabouts to contact any of the EFCC's offices countrywide or security agencies.

Royal air maroc Flights to and from Morocco have been cancelled.
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Royal air maroc Flights to and from Morocco have been cancelled.

DELAYS AND DISRUPTIONS

Flights to and from Morocco have been canceled.

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COVID-19: Lagos announces the start of the 4th wave

COVID-19: Lagos announces the start of the 4th wave

Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has warned Nigerians of an oncoming fourth wave of the coronavirus epidemic, claiming that the positive rate indicates that the country may soon see a spike in infections.

The governor blamed the incident on Nigerians' failure to follow preventive measures, according to a statement he personally signed on Tuesday.