Nigerians urged to practice yoga to fight stress

. . As Indians mark World Yoga Day By Perpetua Egesimba Nigerians have been told to embrace Yoga game to relax their bodies to overcome stress. The advice was given by the President of Skal International, Mrs Rita Obidike during the World Yoga Day celebration held on Sunday at the garden of the Chancery of…

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Sorrow, tears in Kano

… Newly married man, seven-month-pregnant wife die in fire From Desmond Mgboh, Kano In the past few days, residents of Kano have been in shock, following the death of a couple in an inferno in the city. Emeka Sunday Nnatuaneya, 35, and his seven-month pregnant wife, Anulika Eunice Nwogbo, were consumed in an inferno that…

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Court delivers judgment on invasion of Peace Corps Headquarters July 6

‎From: Godwin Tsa, Abuja A Federal High Court in Abuja has reserved judgement in the N2 billion fundamental human rights suit brought against ‎the  Attorney General of the Federation (AGF), Inspector General of Police (IGP) and the Director General of the Department of State Service (DSS) by the Peace Corps of Nigeria over the unlawful…

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Armed robbers attack Adamawa Queens players, officials

Armed robbers attacked the players and officials of Adamawa Queens Football Club of Yola on Wednesday on their way from Yola to Benin City where they were billed to play a football match. According to a report made available in Yola, the Adamawa State capital, the players and officials of the women football team were…

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7 Things About Shopping For Diamonds Online

Jewellery, especially precious diamonds, has always been the first love of every woman. With new designs added daily to the store keeps her updated about the trending fashion. This has also given her an opportunity of making smart purchases during festivals and wedding season. Online diamond jewellery shopping exhibits one of the wonderful shopping experiences. Easy to buy – No wonder the technology has eased the discomfort of tiring shopping experience. Sitting at home or while going to your workplace, you can shop from anywhere and at any time. This modern concept of shopping has eased the tedious work. This way, even the home makers are able to access the complete collection of jewellery. No hesitation – Till now you must be thinking that diamonds are for rich people. Believe me, your mindset will change once you visit the store. You will definitely find the diamond masterpieces to suit your pocket. It’s no more a rich person’s belongings. Without hesitation you can buy as many ornaments without letting anyone know not even your husband. Secured payment – When you buy online jewellery, your payment is secure and website is user friendly to provide to enriching shopping experience. You immediately get the confirmation. This helps you in saving yourself from cheaters who try to rob the ignorant people. Delivered at the doorstep – You may be busy or unable to step out of your house for buying a diamond ring for the man you love the most. Online shopping lends you a helping hand at this state. It presents you a pool of diamond rings for men. These rings reflect the true masculine flair. Perfectly matches their manly nature. Surprise the man in your life with a surprise gift delivered at home. User friendly website – When you shop online, it’s the easy access that makes your shopping easier and quick. The user friendly website assists in making purchases within a blink of an eye. You won’t have to wait for the diamond collection to load. Just touch the collection and the mysterious and enticing world of diamond jewellery opens in front of your eyes. Authentic jewellery – At the online store you will find real diamonds. The stones that could be transformed into a masterpiece are cherry picked by the craftsman. The diamond that could bear hard test qualifies for the brand name. This way you get a genuine and pure diamond. For a designer in you – One of the amazing shopping experience is it drags a designer out of you. You may have any design in your mind or simply want jewellery to suit your need and comfort. Online shopping helps you with it. Get in touch with the designers at the store and explain your requirement. He would love to present you with your own created design at earliest.

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Suntai former Taraba Gov, dies

The former Governor Dambaba Suntai of Taraba State who survived an air crash at the Yola Airport in Adamawa State in 2012 has died. Suntai died at home where he was undergoing rehabilitation for brain injuries arising from the plane crash. SaharaReporters quoted a former commissioner of information in the state, Emmanuel Bello  as having…

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Teachers protest LG autonomy in Oyo, want profession under State

Teachers under the aegis of Nigerian Union of Teachers (NUT), Oyo State Wing Wednesday stormed the streets of Ibadan, the Oyo state capital to protest the proposed local government autonomy. They insisted that if local government autonomy is to be achieved, funding and management of primary schools should be taken away as a responsibility of…

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JUST IN: Top EFCC Official, Austin Okwor Shot In Port Harcourt

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, says one of its operatives who is investigating corrupt judicial officials has escaped death by the whiskers. The anti-graft agency said some gunmen opened fire on him in Port Harcourt, Rivers state on Monday, June 26, 2017. In a statement issued on Wednesday, Wilson Uwujaren, EFCC spokesman, said Austin Okwor, the operative who works in the property fraud section of the EFCC zonal office in Port Harcourt, “had closed late for the day and as he left the office, he was suddenly accosted by a gang of hoodlums who opened fire on him”. “Luckily for him, he was able to shake off his assailants but not without sustaining some bullet wounds as they kept firing at him. He was rushed to a private hospital in Port Harcourt where he is receiving treatment,” he said. “According to Ishaq Salihu, head of the zonal office, the incident has already been reported to the police in Port Harcourt. “Okwor is one of the operatives investigating some sensitive cases including that pertaining to corrupt judicial officials. “Before the incident, the officer had been receiving threat messages. One of such messages which he received sometime in May 2017 was reported to the police. “This incident underlines the hazards which operatives of the commission are daily exposed to in the discharge of their duties. “In 2010, precisely September 14, the head of the commission’s Forensic Unit, Abdullahi Muazu was shot and killed by unknown gunmen in Kaduna. Six months earlier a team of prosecutors returning to Enugu after a court appearance in Owerri, Imo state was attacked by gunmen who opened fire on them. Sergeant Eze Edoga the police escort was cut down while a senior counsel with the commission, Joseph Uzor was critically wounded but survived.”

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South Africa: Ambassador intervenes on behalf of distressed Nigerian students

The Nigerian High Commission in South Africa says it has resolved the case of Nigerian students of Amnesty Programme who are facing financial challenge in South Africa. Amb. Martin Cobham, Nigeria’s Acting High Commissioner in South Africa, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja on Wednesday in Abuja by telephone from Pretoria that…

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Russia may retaliate on further EU sanctions, Kremlin warns

Russia reserves the right to take retaliatory steps against the European Union after the bloc decided to extend its economic sanctions on Russia, the Kremlin said on Wednesday. “No one has abolished the principle of reciprocity,” RIA news agency quoted Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov as saying. The European Union formally extended its economic sanctions on…

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Attack: Clan head makes case for displaced persons

The Head of Ikyurav clan in Makurdi Local Government Area of Benue, Chief Julius Adi, on Wednesday, called on the government and spirited individuals to assist the displaced persons in his domain. Adi, who made this call in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Makurdi, said that on June 12, his…

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Northern CAN calls for unity

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) in the 19 Northern States and Abuja on Wednesday urged Nigerians to shun calls for the division of the country and to unite for the good of the nation. The call was part of the resolutions adopted by the body at the end of its emergency meeting held in Kaduna….

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Keep off the road or risk shutdown, Lagos warns street traders

The Lagos State Government on Wednesday warned traders in the habit of displaying their wares on the road for sale beyond the confines of the market thereby causing traffic gridlock and other environmental nuisance to desist henceforth, otherwise markets where such illegal activities are perpetrated would be shut down till further notice. The State Governor,…

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Permanent Sec urges MDAs to develop a robust 2018 budget

The Federal Government has urged relevant Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) in population and development to leverage on the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP) to develop a robust 2018 budget on demographic dividend. Mrs Fatima Mede, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Budget and National Planning made the call at a meeting of the National Task…

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NDLEA arrests 280 drug suspects in Cross River

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) in Cross River arrested 280 suspected drug peddlers in the past one year. The NDLEA Commander in the state, Mrs Anthonia Edeh, made the disclosure in Calabar on Wednesday at a news conference to commemorate the 2017 International Day Against Drug Abuse and Trafficking. International Day Against Drug…

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Edo Assembly confirms Obaseki’s list of commissioners

The Edo State House of Assembly has confirmed the list of nominees sent by Governor Godwin Obaseki for confirmation. The nominees were drawn from the 18 Local Government and will now become members of his cabinet. Confirmation of the nominees is coming some days after it was sent to the Assembly to be read during…

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