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    Nationwide flood: NEMA takes action
    National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has commenced nationwide sensitization and preparedness for flood. This followed the warning of looming massive downpour in 28 states. Abdulkadir Ibrahim, Principal Information Officer, NEMA North...
    By candynews August 13, 2020 448
    NCDC reveals why Nigeria’s COVID-19 cases are low
    The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has disclosed that the low number of the COVID-19 cases in the country is due to the lesser amount of samples collected across the states. Chikwe Ihekweazu, NCDC Director-General, stated this during...
    By candynews August 13, 2020 436
    Champions League: RB Leipzig to play PSG in semi-final
    RB Leizpig will face Paris Saint-Germain in the semi-final of the Champions League. The Bundesliga side beat Atletico Madrid 2-1 on Thursday night to book their spot. The first half ended without any goals, but with Leipzig dominating Diego...
    By Ola August 13, 2020 454
    Champions League: Bayern Munich reveals player to ‘take care’ of Messi during Barcelona clash
    Bayern Munich chief, Karl-Heinz Rummenigge, has identified Alphonso Davies as the player that will ‘take care’ of Barcelona captain, Lionel Messi when both sides clash in the Champions League quarter-final clash on Friday night at Benfica’s...
    By Ola August 13, 2020 421
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    Erdogan warns of 'heavy price' if Turkish ship attacked
    Turkish President and Leader of Turkey’s ruling Justice and Development (AK) Party Recep Tayyip Erdogan gestures as he delivers a speech during an event held for the AK Party’s 19th foundation anniversary in Ankara, on August 13, 2020....
    By Ola August 13, 2020 739
    Four dead in Ivory Coast clashes over Ouattara election bid
    Young demonstrators burn barricades on the road to protest against the third term of Ivory Coast President Alassane Ouattara in the Riviera Anono district of Abidjan on August 13, 2020, ahead of country’s presidential election in October...
    By Ola August 13, 2020 725
    Expired items: FCCPC seals Apples & Pears in Abuja [PHOTOS]
    The Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (FCCPC) has sealed Apple & Pears Ltd. It cited expired items in their retail and storage location in Abuja. Babatunde Irukera, FCCPC Chief Executive Officer, made the announcement...
    By utaka1596 August 13, 2020 580
    Super Eagles await approval from FIFA for two friendly matches in September
    The head coach of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr, has said the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) is awaiting approval from FIFA, for two proposed friendly matches in Austria next month. Rohr, speaking with SportingLife, said approval from the...
    By Ola August 13, 2020 696
    Juventus put Dybala for sale, give condition
    Juventus have reportedly made forward, Paulo Dybala available for sale this summer transfer, Express UK reports. The Serie A champions have also made it clear that they will only accept an extremely lucrative bid from any interested clubs for...
    By Ola August 13, 2020 677
    Atletico Madrid goalkeeper, Oblak speaks on joining Chelsea
    Atletico Madrid goalkeeper, Jan Oblak, has finally responded to Chelsea’s interest in him. CandyNews had reported that Chelsea boss, Frank Lampard, has made Oblak, his No.1 target this summer. The Blues boss is not pleased with current...
    By Ola August 13, 2020 642
    BREAKING: Bandits Kill 15 in Niger village, escape with animals
    No fewer than 15 persons were said to have been killed by armed bandits in Ukuru village in Mariga Local Government Area of Niger state. It was gathered that the attack took place in the community around 12noon on Thursday. Eyewitness account...
    By candynews August 13, 2020 799
    Folarin Coker’s death, great loss to Lagos — Sanwo-Olu
    Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has described the passing of the late Chief Nathaniel Folarin Coke, a socialite, as a great loss to the state and Nigeria as a whole. Coker passed away on Wednesday in Lagos after a brief illness...
    By Ola August 13, 2020 748
    Expired items: FCCPC seals Apples & Pears in Abuja
    The Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (FCCPC) has sealed Apple & Pears Ltd. It cited expired items in their retail and storage location in Abuja. Babatunde Irukera, FCCPC Chief Executive Officer, made the announcement...
    By utaka1596 August 13, 2020 534
    Fake lawyer bags three-year jail term in Ogun
    A fake lawyer, Adedeji Ebenezer Oluwagbenga, has bagged three years jail-term in Ogun State. Oluwagbenga, the police said, was arrested on August 5 at Itori Chief Magistrate Court, where he was appearing for a client. A statement by the Ogun...
    By utaka1596 August 13, 2020 580
    Amnesty wants Kano singer's death sentence quashed
    Amnesty International on Thursday called on the authorities in Nigeria’s Kano state to overturn the death sentence imposed on a singer for alleged blasphemy of Prophet Mohammed. An Upper Islamic Sharia court in the northern city of Kano on...
    By Ola August 13, 2020 784
    818 million children worldwide risk contracting COVID-19, says UNICEF
    The UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) says 818 million children worldwide are at risk of getting infected with COVID-19 and other infectious illnesses. Mr Mark Hereward, UNICEF’s Associate Director, Data and Analytics Division, Planning and...
    By Ola August 13, 2020 685
    Miyetti Allah Cattle explodes over alleged killing of Fulanis, indicts ‘murderous gang’
    The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) has condemned the alleged killing of Fulani pastoralists in Zuru Sakaba, Fakai and Dango/Wasagu Local Government. The LGs are all under Zuru Emirate Council in Kebbi State....
    By candynews August 13, 2020 681
    2023: Arewa youths speak on Tinubu’s presidential ambition, El-Rufai’s alleged push for vice president
    The Arewa Youths Consultative Forum, AYCF, has reacted to insinuations of Bola Tinubu, a National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, and Nasir El-Rufai, Governor of Kaduna State running for the office of the president and vice...
    By candynews August 13, 2020 672
    BBNaija 2020: Lucy supports Nengi, says Ozo playing games
    Big Brother Naija, BBnaija 2020 housemate, Lucy has backtracked on her perception about Nengi. Lucy had earlier during her fight with Nengi blamed Ozo for always supporting and letting Nengi use him. However, she changed her mind during her...
    By Ola August 13, 2020 715
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