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What have you believed about Egungun? That they are masquerades or mere symbolic manifestations of the ancestors or spirits? Or men and boys dressed up in elaborate cloth and raffia costumes and dance, jeer, or joke depending on who they are manifesting? 

Ogun State Governor Ibikunle Amosun Tuesday said the state is yet to receive financial support to check the spread of the Ebola virus.

Explosion rocks federal college of education kano.

The Lagos State Commissioner for Town Planning and Urban Development, Mr Toyin Ayinde, on Wednesday stated that the Lagos state government will investigate thoroughly the recently collapsed building within the Synagogue Church of All Nations because findings by the ministry showed that the collapsed building had no approval by the Ministry.

A youth group, Northern Youth Good Governance and Democratic Coalition, have accused the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, of trying to  scuttle president Goodluck Jonathan’s 2015 ambition.

Reports online has surfaced that Omawumi has secretly tied the knot traditionally with her fiancé Tosin Yusuf in Warri over the weekend. The event which was planned to coincide with her father’s 10th year memorial and had her bff Waye and a few trusted friends in attendance.

According to star magazine, Kim and Kanye have trust issues. We hope this is not true as they have only been married for a few months. Read what star magazine says;

Katy Perry scores seven nominations at the MTV Europe Music Awards, just one more than fresh singer Ariana Grande.

 These fathers are proud to be fathers. This photo is amazing. He captioned the photo

 

‘Proud #Daddies 

Yea right! He’s got the 6pack and he’s handsome too. What else would you say attracted a 31 year old Fashion stylist, Toyin Lawani to a 21 year old boy? Boy not man.

The Alumni Association of the Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, Owo (RUGIPO) has appealed to the Ondo state government to renew the tenure of the Institution's rector, Prof. Igbekele Ajibefun for a second term.

The National Union of Textile Garment and Tailoring Workers of Nigeria (NUTGTWN), has urged the Federal Government to increase the 100 billion naira Textile Intervention Fund from to one trillion Naira if it is serious about reviving the textile and garment industry in the country.

Prominent Human rights activist and Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Femi Falana, on Wednesday lambasted the culture of parading suspects by Nigerian law enforcement agencies, noting that only poor citizens were treated in such ways.

Former Governor, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, has stated that he defected from the opposition All Progressives Congress (APC) to the ruling Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) in order to help put an end the numerous problems facing his state, especially the insurgency fueled by the deadly Islamic terrorist sect, Boko Haram, a terror group sworn to eradicate western education and values.

Unknown gunmen on Tuesday night killed no fewer than 46 persons in attacks on three villages in Sanga local government area of Kaduna State.
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Cardholders of Africa’s leading financial institution, the United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, are in for a swell time as the bank in partnership with Verve International has launched an offer which it tagged “UBA Verve Rewards” in which Cardholders would be opportuned to win e-cash, free airtime, Nokia mobile phones and up to N35,000  cashback.

Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke Tuesday said, the federal government is committed to fully execute the cleanup of Ogoniland as recommended in the environmental assessment report submitted to it by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP).

The Agriculture component of the Delta Beyond Oil economic development model of the Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan administration in Delta State has started to produce result as it is set to revolutionalize the economy of the state.

Dr Obafemi Hamzat,Lagos State Commissioner for Works and 2015 governorship aspirant on the platform of All Progressives Congress, APC,said is optimistic that he would clinch the party’s ticket in November during its primary.