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Super Eagles defender Semi Ajayi played a key role as West Bromwich Albion extended their unbeaten streak to nine games in the Sky Bet Championship on Saturday.

West Brom got an impressive 2-0 win over hosts Queens Park Rangers (QPR) at Loftus Road Stadium in London.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the game was Ajayi’s ninth league appearance for the Baggies, having scored twice for the club.
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The versatile player has also played every minute of West Brom’s league games following his arrival from Rotherham United this summer.
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Gov Yahaya Bello: Endorsed by Miyetti Allah.
The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) has adopted Gov. Yahaya Bello as its candidate for the forthcoming Nov. 16 governorship election in the state.

The National Organising Secretary of the group, Alhaji Aliyu Saleh, who made the declaration at a news conference in Lokoja on Saturday, directed Fulanis in the state to immediately embark on Ruga-to-Ruga campaign for the re-election of Bello.
Saleh said that the group decided to support the governor for providing a secure environment for Fulanis to operate in the state.
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Story Written By: by Victor Ogunyinka

For the Founder, Promoter and convener of Arise Women, Dr Siju Iluyomade known simply as Siju, for this posh lawyer, “it is time for women to Arise and Bloom, a time for the Arise Women, like a ship, to sail and chart new territories and to lend a voice to their dream and flourish like the flower.
Siju Iloyomade
The Arise Conference, however, is a climax of the programmes set up for the empowerment of women, the ultimate goal of the not-for-profit organization.

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For instance, between Tuesday, September 24 and Saturday, September 28, the … >>> Read Full Story



The serial killer Iorwuese Kpila, left, with the head of Operation Zenda, SP Justin Gbernoyer
A suspected serial killer in Benue State arrested for killing 16 persons, mostly commercial motorcyclists and burying them in shallow graves in a cassava farm, has started singing in custody.

Iorwuese Kpila has confessed that he was not just stealing motorcycles from victims, but also doing so to acquire ‘power to appear and disappear’.
Kpila, the 30 year-old suspect and son of a late native doctor, said a spirit known as ‘Queen’ told him to kill 18 persons to acquire supernatural powers.
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…Says Gracious David West not alone in the criminality
By Egufe Yafugborhi, Port Harcourt
Rivers State House of Assembly, RVHA, has urged Police in the state to look beyond Gracious David West, arrested prime suspect of serial killing of women, to fish out probable collaborators at large.

Rivers State House of Assembly.

RVHA made the appeal weekend in Port Harcourt when the House Adhoc Committee on Serial Killings visited Rivers Command of Special Anti-Robbery Squad, SARS, where the lawmakers learned that the suspect had killed as much as 17 women in fresh confessions.
 

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The Nigeria Stock Exchange.
Ahead of the country’s independence anniversary on Oct. 1, Nigerian capital market operators have identified some highs and lows of the market as the nation turns 59.

They spoke in separate interviews with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Saturday in Lagos, while reviewing Nigeria’s capital market performance over the years.
Prof. Sheriffdeen Tella, Professor of Economics, Department of Economics, Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago-Iwoye, Ogun, said that the country’s capital market development and activities had been affected by macroeconomic instability.
Tella, who observed that the capital market had come a long way in terms of development and operations, said that … >>> Read Full Story



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By Dirisu Yakubu
The Acting Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, HCSOF, Dr. Folasade Yemi-Esan has urged federal civil servants to be dedicated to duty in the service to their fatherland.
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Dr. Yemi-Esan stated this on Friday night at the Dinner and Award Ceremony of the 2019 Nigerian Civil Service Week, held at the State House, Abuja.

The former Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Education who at the occasion honoured some deserving civil servants for their dedication, also tasked others to learn from the awardees, adding that the government of President Muhammadu Buhari would not hesitate to … >>> Read Full Story