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Bank of America suggests consolidation of cryptocurrencies

The Bank of America has advised the consolidation of cryptocurrencies, stating that there’s too much of cryptoassets in the digital market. The firm’s suggestion comes amid the crash of the digital currencies. Analyst at the financial institution, Jason Kupferberg, said the saturation of the cryptocurrency market is similar to the internet stocks of 2000, when […]

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Mercy Aigbe opens up on fight with Lagos socialite, Olukotun

Nollywood actress, Mercy Aigbe, has opened up on the altercation between her and a Lagos socialite, Omolara Olukotun. The two women exchanged hot words before Olukotun threw a bottle at the actress direction last weekend. Aigbe later took to her Instagram Stories on Monday to explain what transpired between them. She wrote: “I have been […]

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Nigerian govt orders Facebook, Twitter, others to delete harmful content, register with CAC

The Federal Government on Monday issued new regulations for Facebook, Twitter, and other social media platforms in Nigeria. The spokesperson for the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), Hadiza Umar, who announced the new guidelines in a statement in Abuja, said they were designed to protect Nigerians and foreigners living in the country as well […]

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Lagos govt declares three days of mourning for victims of Owo church attack

The Lagos State Government has declared three days of mourning in honour of worshippers killed at a Catholic Church in Owo, Ondo State. Gunmen on June 5 killed 40 worshippers at St. Francis Catholic Church in Owo local government area of Ondo State. The injured victims are currently receiving treatment at Federal Medical Centre and […]

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Australia qualify for Qatar World Cup after beating Peru on penalties

Australia have secured their ticket to the 2022 FIFA World Cup billed to hold in Qatar between 21 November and 18 December this year. Australia became the 31st team to book their place at the global showpiece after defeating Peru on penalties in an intercontinental play-off on Monday night. Both teams played a goalless 120 […]

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‘Reject Labour Party in 2023 elections,’ Umahi tells people of Ebonyi

The Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi, on Monday urged the people of the state to vote for All Progressives Congress (APC) in the 2023 general elections. Umahi, who made the call during a meeting with leaders of the Christian Association of Nigeria and traditional rulers at the new executive chambers of the Government House in […]

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2023: Fani-Kayode drums support for Tinubu, questions Atiku’s nationality

The former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, on Monday, canvassed support for the presidential candidate of the All Progressive Congress, (APC) Bola Tinubu, saying he would replicate his success in Lagos at national level. Fani-Kayode, who stated this on his Twitter handle, described the APC national leader as a modern reformer. He also questioned the […]

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2023: Tinubu Is A Baby Weight Compared To Atiku – Melaye

The former lawmaker representing Kogi West senatorial district, Dino Melaye on Monday said the Presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu is a baby weight compared to the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar. He further stated that Tinubu is lesser than the former Vice President in all ramifications, politically, medically, […]

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Group urges APC to shun temptation of Muslim-Muslim ticket

The National Stakeholders Forum of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Monday warned the party’s leadership against pairing the presidential candidate, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, with another Muslim in the 2023 election. The Convener of the group, Aliyu Audu, who made the call at a programme to mark the June 12 Democracy Day, urged the APC […]

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APC Stakeholders Reject Muslim-Muslim Ticket

Governors elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress and the leadership of the party have been called on by the National Stakeholders of the party to pick a Northern Christian as the vice-presidential candidate. There have been reactions over the alleged move to select a Muslim as the running mate of the party’s […]

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Police arrests two suspected armed robbers in Lagos

Police operatives in Lagos on Monday arrested two suspected armed robbers at Abiola Gardens in the Ketu area of the state. The command’s spokesman, Benjamin Hundeyin, confirmed the arrest in a statement. He said a team of detectives arrested the suspects who specialise in robbing motorists with dangerous weapons. Hundeyin said: “The arrest followed repeated […]

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Moghalu dumps ADC after losing presidential ticket

A former deputy governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Kingsley Moghalu, has dumped the African Democratic Congress (ADC). Moghalu dumped the ADC just a few days after losing the party’s presidential ticket. The ex-CBN official was defeated by Dumebi Kachikwu, younger brother of former Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Ibe Kachikwu, in the […]

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2023: Omokri Reveals 14 APC Governors That Dislike Tinubu

Controversial social-political activist and former Presidential aide, Reno Omokri, has alleged that some Northern Governors elected under the platform, of the All Progressives Congress (APC), do not like Bola Tinubu. Recall that Tinubu recently won the APC’s presidential primary election to emerge as the party’s 2023 presidential candidate. Best News Network understands that it was […]

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Political spendings, others push currency in circulation to all-time high of N3.3trn

Currency in circulation has hit an all-time high of N3.31 trillion, thanks to heavy spendings ahead of political parties’ primary elections This is according to the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) ‘Money and Credit Statistics’ obtained from its website on Monday. A breakdown shows CIC grew from N3.24 trillion in March 2022 to N3.31 trillion […]

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