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Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala to release Book “Fighting Corruption is Dangerous: The Story Behind the Headlines”

Former Minister of Finance Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala is set to release a book titled “Fighting Corruption is Dangerous: The Story Behind the Headlines.” Okonjo-Iweala made the announcement on her Twitter, revealing that it was “risky” for her to write the book. The book provides insight into what it means to deal with corruption from …

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University of Ibadan shuts down medical school

Following the recent protest buy the medical students of the University of Ibadan on the increment of their school and hostel fess, the management of the school has shut down medical school on Sunday and gave the directives to all students to vacate the hostels by noon on the same day. …

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Belgian Cyclist Michael Goolaerts Dies at 23 after a crash in Paris-Roubaix.

Belgian cyclist Michael Goolaerts has died aged 23 after a crash in Paris-Roubaix. The Veranda’s Willems-Crelan rider fell on the second set of cobbles in the one-day classic in northern France. He suffered cardiac arrest and was airlifted to hospital in Lille but died at 21:40 BST on Sunday. “It …

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RHOA star, Kenya Moore and Husband, Marc Daly, are expecting their first child together

The Real Housewives of Atlanta star, 47, revealed on Sunday’s season 10 reunion part 1 that she’s pregnant with her first child — a surprise revelation that happened at the top of the show when host Andy Cohen inquired if a baby was on the way. “We will definitely be welcoming a boy or …

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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie to receive Honorary Degree from Bowdoin College

Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie has been announced as one of three people who will receive honorary degrees from Bowdoin College on May 26th. Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie to receive Honorary Degree from Duke University She will receive the honorary degree alongside chemist and Nobel laureate Thomas R. Cech and former diplomat and government official Susan E. …

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Patrick Reed wins Masters 2018 for first major title

Patrick Reed held off fellow Americans Jordan Spieth and Rickie Fowler to claim his first major title with a one-shot win at the Masters at Augusta. The world number 24, who had been ahead since the second round, led Rory McIlroy by three shots overnight. McIlroy, chasing his first Green …

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Nollywood Actor Abiodun Aremu aka Baba Sabiko is dead

Nollywood actor Baba Sabiko, real name Abiodun Aremu, is dead. The big boss of Baba Sabiko Theatre and Comedy Group Int’l, based in Ibadan, Oyo State lost his life last Friday April 6th and reports say his death has been announced on radio stations in Ibadan. OAP Ademola Aremu also confirmed the …

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Ice Cube is Reportedly Suing BIG3 Investors For $1.2 Billion

 Ice Cube is reportedly suing three Persian Gulf investors for $1.2 billion, according to The Washington Post. In the lawsuit — filed Thursday (April 5) in Los Angeles Superior Court — the West Coast gangsta rap vet claims the trio tried to take control of his BIG3 basketball league even after they failed to fully fund …

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They took me to an ATM to withdraw money – Rapper CDQ shares experience with Custom officers in Ibadan

Rapper CDQ took to his Instagram page to narrate how bribe-seeking Customs officers in Ibadan drove him to an ATM machine despite almost getting him killed. According to CDQ, the customs officers wearing mufti stopped him on the express road in the middle of the night and a trailer coming from behind …

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Rick Ross Gifts Birthday Bentley To His Daughter Toie Roberts for Her Sweet 16.

Rick Ross celebrated his daughter’s birthday in style by throwing her a lavish party at Miami’s Casa Casuarina, the former Versace Mansion. During the celebration, Rozay gave Toie Roberts a new Bentley for her Sweet 16. DJ Khaled and A Boogie wit da Hoodie were among the notable names at the …

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