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Cristiano Ronaldo becomes top goal scorer in football history, hits 760th

The Juventus forward has continued to defy his years since arriving from Real Madrid for around £100m in 2018 Juventus and Portuguese ace player, Cristiano Ronaldo has become the top goal scorer in football history after scoring his 760th goal to surpass Josef Bican for the most goals scored for club and country. Legendary Ronaldo Read more

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Bello most female unfriendly governor – Akpoti bashes group over “HE 4 SHE” award

Bello’s current serving Commissioner for Water Resources, Abdulmumin Danga, is facing prosecution charges on rape and assault on Elizabeth Oyeniyi while Bello refused to suspend the commissioner pending the determination of the criminal case against him. Natasha Akpoti, a former governorship candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) in Kogi State, has criticised the National Read more

Fraud: EFCC intensifies grilling of ex-FIRS boss, Fowler as probe stretches into second week - newsheadline247.com
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Fraud: EFCC intensifies grilling of ex-FIRS boss, Fowler as probe stretches into second week

CORRUPTION The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has continued its insistent interrogation of the former chairman of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), Babatunde Fowler, over alleged multiple frauds while in office. Fowler, who reportedly arrived at the Lagos State office of the anti-graft agency on Monday, is still being grilled over alleged corruption Read more

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COVID-19 Vaccine 94.5% Effective – Moderna

By AFP US biotech firm Moderna on Monday announced its experimental vaccine against Covid-19 was 94.5 per cent effective, marking a second major breakthrough in the vaccine hunt. Moderna released early results from a clinical trial with more than 30,000 participants, after US pharmaceutical company Pfizer and its German partner BioNTech last week said their Read more

#EndSARS: Young people in Nigeria are using social media to drive nationwide protests against Police brutality - newsheadline247.com
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Lekki Shootings: #EndSARS protester tells panel she saw corpse with bullet-torn head

One of the #EndSARS protesters, Kamsiyochukwu Perpetual, has disclosed that she saw many dead bodies, including one with a bullet-torn head, after the alleged shootings at #EndSARS protesters by soldiers at the Lekki tollgate on 20 October 2020. She claimed in a petition she submitted to the Lagos State Panel of Judicial Inquiry probing the Read more

Corruption: CCB summons suspended EFCC boss Magu, demands documents of his assets - newsheadline247.com
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Corruption: Magu won’t appear before CCB on Tuesday [REPORT]

The CCB had in July prepared charges against Magu for allegedly turning down the demand to declare his assets Suspended acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, will not appear before the Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB) on Tuesday, according to TheCable.  Magu had been summoned by the Bureau to Read more

COVID-19: Nigeria records 62 new infections as total cases near 70,000 - newsheadline247.com
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COVID-19 cases in Nigeria exceed 65,000 as 152 new infections emerge

HEALTH Of the over 65,000 total, about 61, 073 persons have been discharged from hospitals, after treatment Nigeria, on Sunday, recorded 152 new cases of coronavirus bringing the total of infected persons in the country to 65,000. This is according to an update by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC). This new infection cases Read more

Edo: Hearing on APC suit against Obaseki over ‘certificate forgery’ commences - newsheadline247.com
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Edo: Hearing on APC suit against Obaseki over ‘certificate forgery’ commences

POLITICS Despite APC claims, authorities of the University of Ibadan (UI) confirmed that Obaseki was a product of the institution A Federal High Court, Abuja, will today commence the hearing in the certificate forgery suit instituted against Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State by the opposition party in the state – the All Progressives Congress (APC). Read more