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BREAKING NEWS! Pandemonium As Another Aircraft From Burkina Faso Mysteriously Disappears With 110 Passengers

Algerian airline 'loses contact' with plane carrying 110 passengers after it disappears off radar while flying from Burkina Faso to Algiers

Algeria’s national airline says it has lost contact with a plane carrying 110 passengers and six crew members after it disappeared off the radar on a flight from Burkina Faso to Algiers. Air navigation services lost track of the Airbus A320 around 50 minutes after take-off early today. The plane, which is owned by Spanish […]

Countdown to #OsunDecides: Aregbesola Will Deliver On Campaign Promises, Akere Tells Osun Electorate

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Chairman of Governor Rauf Aregbesola re-election Campaign Committee for Ila Federal Constituency, Mr Sunday Akere has told the electorate in Osun State that the governor is dedicated to improving the lot of the people of Osun State. The campaign chairman assured the people that Aregbesola would not only deliver on his electioneering promises as he […]

Countdown to OSUN 2014: Make August 9th A Landslide Victory For Apc; Adeleke Urges Elctorates

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Former governor of Osun State, Senator Isiaka Adeleke, has urged electorate in the state to vote Governor Rauf Aregbesola for second term in the August 9 governorship election. Adeleke, who urged voters in the state to guard their voter cards jealously, said voting Aregbesola for a second time would be a demonstration of the people’s […]

Countdown to OSUN 2014: No Federal Security Agent Can Stop Me From Serving My People Says Aregbesola

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The Governor of the State of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, has said the federal police and other security operatives in the country cannot deter him from performing his civic duty, saying he is not afraid of being arrested. The governor, who spoke at a campaign rally in Ejigbo, said he was ready to sacrifice everything […]

Countdown to OSUN 2014: Once A Hero With A Kero, Now A Zero With Kerosene – Fola Ojo

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Its henchmen used to drink from a golden kero. They lived large, talked big, swirled with swagger, because they were in power. After seven years and some months in the palace, times changed. They were mad as hell, and they still are, and they want the mantle back by all means necessary. They quickly forgot […]

Again, FRSC Sets New Drivers’ Licence And Number Plate Enforcement Deadline!

FRSC to enforce new drivers' licence and number plate

The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) on Tuesday said it would begin enforcement of the new drivers’ licence and number plate on Aug. 1. The Lagos State Sector Commander of FRSC, Mr Chidi Nkwonta, told newsmen that the decision followed the new court judgment. “This new judgment made it very clear that as from Aug. […]

#OsunDecides OPINION: As Osun Guber Poll Approaches

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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) earned the bragging rights it currently flaunts everywhere over the August 9, 2014 Osun State governorship election. It confounded all bookmakers, (except its own that were probably in the know of its newly-acquired magical winning formula,) with the shell-hacking it gave bitter rival, the All Progressives Congress (APC) while displacing […]

Ekiti 2014: Things You Need To Know Before You Officially Assume Office In October – Fayemi Tells Fayose

Gov. Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti and Governor-Elect, Mr Ayo Fayose, during Fayose’s visit to the Governor in Ado-Ekiti

Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State, on Wednesday, urged the state Governor-elect, Ayodele Fayose, to wait till he officially assumes office, rather than meddling in government policies unnecessarily. Fayemi who spoke through the Commissioner for Information and Civic Orientation, Tayo Ekundayo, said he did not require any approval from Fayose to perform his officials duties. […]

World Record!!! Meet The 17-Year-Old Boy With Over 232 Teeth [Pictured]

Ashik Gavai, a 17-year-old boy with a very rare condition

Doctors in India have extracted 232 teeth from the mouth of a 17-year-old boy in a seven-hour operation. Ashik Gavai was brought in with a swelling in his right jaw, Dr Sunanda Dhiware, head of Mumbai’s JJ Hospital’s dental department, told the BBC. The teenager had been suffering for 18 months and travelled to the […]

#OSUNDECIDES: ‘PDP’s Tricks Have Been Exhausted In Osun’ – Salaam , Adebiyi

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Speaker of the State of Osun House of Assembly, Honourable Najeem Salaam and the Acting State Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Elder Adelowo Adebiyi, have stated that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) leaders and members have exhausted all their antics to win the August 9, 2014 governorship election. They said that inspite of […]


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