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The Holiday AEDIT: 30 Beauty & Wellness Gifts For Her

  It’s that time of year again! From hostess gifts and Secret Santas to all the friends and family members in your holiday gift exchange, the most wonderful time of the year and quickly become the most stressful if you don’t know where to shop or what to get. Fortunately, The AEDITION is here to help. Looking for something for ...

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Ganduje buries hatchet, appoints Emir Sanusi as chairman

Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano state has laid to rest speculations that he will strip Emir of Kano Muhammadu Sanusi of his position under the new Emirate rules as he appoints the Emir as Chairman State Emirate Council. Ganduje said he made the appointment from the powers invested on him by Sections 4 (2) (g) and Section 5((1) (2) ...

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Chimamanda Adichie takes her annual writing workshop to Anambra

The Purple Hibiscus Creative Writing workshop will have a new home this year. Now in its 11th year, the workshop, which is organized by multiple award-winning Nigerian writer Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, will hold in Awka, Anambra State, from December 9 to December 14, 2019. It has previously been held in Lagos. Alongside Chimamanda, sessions at past workshops have been facilitated ...

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I kidnapped my step-sister to raise money for my girlfriend – Suspect

Operatives of the Special Anti- Robbery Squad , SARS Katsina State Police Command have arrested a 22-year-old man for allegedly masterminding the kidnap of his six-year-old step-sister in Makera Funtua Local Government Area of the state. The victim, Asiya Kazeem was abducted while returning from an Islamic school on April 16,2019. During investigation, the suspect, Ibrahim Kazeem, confessed to have ...

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It’s dangerous to be full housewives, NGO tells women

Mrs. Rachael Adewumi, founder of TAKEM Empowerment Initiatives (TEIs), an NGO, has advised women against remaining full-time housewives. Adewumi, at an end-of-year party on Sunday in Abuja, urged women to get an employment or learn a trade. The  party was organised by the NGO to support widows with household items. Adewumi explained that it was no longer news that a ...

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Saudi Arabia ends gender segregation in restaurants

Saudi Arabia will no longer require restaurants to have separate entrances segregated by sex, the government says. Previously, it was mandatory to have one entrance for families and women, and another for men on their own. The restrictions had already been quietly eased in practice, with many restaurants, cafes and other meeting places no longer enforcing segregation. A series of ...

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Killer of Nigerian businessman now hero of London Bridge terror attack

Former prisoner John Anthony Crilly, who robbed Nigerian businessman Augustine Maduemezia in his Manchester home in 2005 has turned out to be one of the heroes, who subdued the London Bridge terrorist, Usman Khan. Crilly, armed with a fire extinguisher, followed Khan to the bridge after fighting him at Fishmonger’s Hall where he had fatally stabbed Cambridge graduates, Jack Merritt ...

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Sowore: Wole Soyinka Centre steps down Integrity Award for Osinbajo

The Wole Soyinka Centre for Investigative Journalism (WSCIJ) has postponed the presentation of an Integrity Award to the Vice President Yemi Osinbajo amidst protests over the tightening of space for freedom of expression in the country. Osinbajo was slated to be presented with the award as part of the 2019 Wole Soyinka Award for Investigative Reporting holding on Monday night ...

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South Korea jails 3 Samsung executives over destroyed evidence that shocked the society

A South Korean court, on Monday, jailed three executives of Samsung Electronics for their role in a plot that included burying computers under factory floors at its biotech affiliate, in an investigation of alleged accounting fraud. Prosecutors began investigating the suspected fraud at Samsung Biologics after South Korea’s financial watchdog complained the firm’s value had been inflated by 4.5 trillion ...

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DSS asked Sowore to sign his death warrant… Falana makes shocking revelation on Tv

Femi Falana, counsel to Omoyele Sowore, convener of RevolutionNow Movement, on Monday, alleged that the Nigerian government offered the activist a “death warrant” deal while in custody of the Department of State Services, DSS. Falana disclosed that the Nigerian government reached out for the deal during Sowore’s first 45 days in detention. Featuring on TVC’s The View, Falana said: “They ...

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Why we sealed 24 pharmacies and patent medicine stores – Lagos State Government

Lagos State Government stated that it has sealed 24 pharmacies and patent medicine stores in various parts of the state for illegal operation and operating beyond scope of pharmaceutical practice.   Prof. Akin Abayomi, the state Commissioner for Health, disclosed this in a statement issued on Sunday, December 11th in Lagos saying the enforcement was part of the mandates of the Pharmaceutical Inspectorate ...

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Why deny court invasion after apologising to the judge? Femi Falana tackles DSS

Femi Falana, has lashed out at the Department of State Services (DSS) over its statement in which it denied invading a trial court to rearrest Omoyele Sowore.   Recall that the DSS alleged that the #RevolutionNow convener violated his bail conditions hence his rearrest. The secret police who insisted that they are a law-abiding agency, also claimed that Sowore’s supporters “stage-managed the drama” ...

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Finland’s 34-year-old Sanna Marin becomes world’s youngest Prime Minister ever

34-year-old Sanna Marin has become Finland’s youngest Prime Minister ever after winning Sunday’s election to replace Prime Minister Antti Rinne who resigned on Tuesday December 3, after losing the confidence of the coalition partner Centre Party over his handling of a postal strike.   The former transport minister whose party is the largest in a five-member governing coalition, will be the world’s youngest serving ...

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Building collapse: Lagos State government shuts down 19 buildings in Ikorodu

Officials of the Lagos State Building Control Agency, LASBCA, have shut down 19 buildings in Igbogbo Baiyeku area of Ikorodu, Lagos, Southwest Nigeria for violating the town planning laws of the State.   General Manager, LASBCA, Engr. Abiola Kosegbe, led the enforcement team of the agency, escorted by officials of the State Taskforce. The Chairman, Igbogbo Baiyeku Local Council Development ...

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Why Sowore was re-arrested – Presidency

  The Presidency has finally reacted to the maltreatment of Omoyele Sowore, the convener of RevolutionNow Movement by officials of the Department of State Services (DSS). TGB had reported earlier that the DSS released Sowore on Thursday night after spending 124 days in detention. Sowore’s release followed a court ruling ordering DSS to release him in the next 24 hours. ...

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40 killed as fire engulfs factory while workers sleep

  No less than 40 people were killed in a fire incident at a factory while the workers slept in the middle of the night. In a report by The BBC, the blaze broke out at the four-storey building in the city’s congested old quarter early on Sunday morning.   At least 100 people were sleeping inside the factory, which ...

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Sowore: DSS says operatives did not invade the courtroom

  Nigeria’s secret police, Department of State Services (DSS) has stated that they never invaded the courtroom to arrest Sowore Omoyele in the Federal High Court, Abuja. In a statement released by DSS on Saturday, the authorities accuse Sowore and his supporters for sharing false news about their operatives, claiming they invaded the court to arrest him.   The spokesman ...

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Reinhard Bonnke death: Evangelist Reinhard Bonnke cause of death

A statement from his family announcing Reinhard Bonnke death reads: “Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ,It is with sorrow that the Bonnke Family would like to announce the passing of our beloved husband, father, and grandfather, Evangelist Reinhard Bonnke. He passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family, on December 7, 2019.For the past 60 years he has preached the glorious ...

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