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Nigeria’s ruling party splits

JOHANNESBURG, July 6  – Nigeria’s ruling party has split after a faction declared that it no longer supports the government of President Muhammadu Buhari, threatening his hopes of a securing a second term in an election due early next year, Reuters reported. A group of politicians who were part of the All Progressives Congress (APC) […]

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Diego Maradona fine after being treated by paramedics at World Cup

St Petersburg – Argentinian football icon Diego Maradona said early Wednesday he was fine, after requiring medical treatment following his former team’s dramatic 2-1 World Cup win against Nigeria the night before. “I want to tell everyone that I am fine, that I am not, neither was I interned,” Maradona said on Facebook. “I was checked by […]

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Condolences pour in following D’banj’s family tragedy

Solly Makganoto Johannesburg- Nigerian superstar D’banj and his wife Lineo’s one-year old son, Daniel, has tragically died. Daniel was the couple’s first and only child. According to Pulse Nigeria, D’banj’s son passed away in a drowning accident at D’banj’s Ikoyi residence, in Lagos, Nigeria, while the artist was at the BET Awards in Los Angeles. […]