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Latest news this afternoon (Tuesday, February 11, 2020)


  • Queen Elizabeth’s grandchild breaks up with Canadian wife
  • Barca fans want Oshoala to solve men’s team goal crisis
  • Judge’s absence stalls resumption of Sowore’s trial
  • Boeing 737 MAX return: Focus on process important than timelines – FAA
  • PDP leaders protest at EU, French embassies
  • Suicide bombing kills six near military academy in Kabul
  • Cheque transactions dip by N550bn as e-platforms’ preference rise
  • Ighalo in Man United squad for Chelsea clash
  • Patience Jonathan returns to Aso Rock, shares experience with Aisha Buhari
  • Senate suspends plenary for Longjan
  • APC secretary house attacked in Benin
  • US finds it unbearable to accept Iran’s victory – President Hassan Rouhani
  • Jigawa: Mother kills one-day-old baby, buries him in bush
  • Why Trump supporters are so wrong
  • 15 refugees drown after boat sinks off Bangladesh
  • Ilaro poly SUG president caught during initiation, suspended, impeached
  • Kidnappers collect N1m, release OOU law graduate
  • Fleeing army officer arrested in Benin Republic
  • Ondo residents protest BEDC’s ‘outrageous bills’
  • Police rescue 14-year-old raped by abductors
  • Girl shot during Lagos protest not our pupil – Proprietor
  • NTDA, developers conniving to build on flood-prone green belt – Magodo CDA
  • Two siblings drown in Ebonyi river
  • Nigerians react as pupil turns ATM gallery light into reading lamp
  • Barca fans want Oshoala to solve men’s team goal crisis
  • Ighalo in Man United squad for Chelsea clash
  • Nwakaeme gets €100,000 bonus for goals contribution
  • Again, gunmen raid Plateau community, kill three
  • Akande replaces Lawan as APC reconstitutes peace panel
  • PDP to protest at EU, AU Abuja embassies on Tuesday
  • Dad left 40 children, four-year-old at 86 –Reps leader
  • Public hearing on sexual harassment bill holds Feb 17
  • Intercontinental Bank’s assets deteriorated under Akingbola — Witness


The Nation

  • Bombing: Factional APC scribe blames Obaseki 
  • BREAKING: Supreme Court to deliver judgment in case against Lyon 
  • UPDATED: Aisha Buhari, Patience Jonathan meet at Presidential Villa
  • Photos: Aisha Buhari hosts Patience Jonathan in Aso Rock
  • Traffic jam, drainage blockage as Onitsha records first rain 
  • BREAKING: PDP leaders resume protests, storm EU secretariat 
  • Ajuwa Grammar School’s ex-Principal Gargiulo’s ashes arrive from UK  
  • Ondo 2020: PDP chair Faboyede resigns position
  • BREAKING: Court adjourns Lawan’s trial to March 5
  • Buhari, APC, Lawan, others mourn Plateau Senator Longjan 
  • BREAKING: Bomb explosion rocks Edo APC scribe residence 
  • Uzodinma: no more marginalisation in Imo 
  • Sowore’s trial resumes Wednesday 
  • Obaseki accepts Akande led-APC Nat’l Reconciliation C’ttee 
  • Buhari raises hope for Leah Sharibu’s release
  • Southwest governors to sign Amotekun bill Friday 
  • Supreme Court laments shortage of Justices
  • Osun’s Ajemart records 6,000 producers 
  • ‘7.5% VAT not extra-burden for MSMEs’ 
  • Reps knock PPPRA over silence on fuel consumption 
  • CWG urges youths on hard work 
  • ICSAN appoints Olusesi as Registrar 
  • SON shuts 13 firms over standards infractions 
  • Buhari assures IOCs of security on investments
  • Hyena recaptured six hours after escape 
  • Iwu: Uzodinma will rebuild Imo
  • Akande leads APC’s panel on reconciliation 
  • Woman, others held as kidnapped girl rescued in Anambra
  • Getting Nigerian Institute of Advanced Legal Studies back on track 
  • Oyo suspends 13 headteachers over ‘illegal fees’
  • ‘Policy somersaults stall maritime growth’ 
  • Ali insists on compliance with service rules 
  • MAN: Fresh race to university status begins 
  • Delta community in fear of herdsmen reprisal
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