Wednesday, February 24, 2021

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Joe Biden signs privileges for dogs to freely walk into his office, shares adorable photos with animals .

 President Joe Biden of the United States said two dogs have been given Oval Office walk-in privileges . The US president made the disclosure on his Instagram page and posted photos of the canines . Social media users have commended President Biden for giving the dogs such privileges 

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Troops, Boko Haram in UNIMAID gun duel

 There were heavy explosions and a gun duel between Boko Haram insurgents and security operatives in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, on Tuesday.

The Nation

Japan Appoints “Minister Of Loneliness” Following Increase In Suicide Rates

 

Japan has appointed a “minister of loneliness” in a bid to reduce loneliness and social isolation among its residents as the country deals with rising suicide rates.

TheGuardian

Court orders man to pay his ex wife N2.9m for housework she did for 5 years .

 Just how much value can you attach to household chores like washing dishes, babysitting and doing laundry, especially if done by a spouse?

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Woman jailed 28 years for stealing two pupils

 High Court in Uyo, the Akwa Ibom State capital, has sentenced a mother of three, Mary Okon Effiong to 28 years in prison for stealing two pupils of Saint Philip’s Primary School, Use Offot in Osisioma Ngwa, Abia State.

The Nation

Gunmen kill policeman, loot station armoury in Aba

 Gunmen have attacked a police station in Aba, the commercial nerve of Abia State, killing a guard duty official.

The Nation

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Lil Nas X Chronicles His Life Story On TikTok

 Lil Nas X has never shied away from being honest about his rapid rise to fame, and like any comedian, he often uses humour to cope with the hardships he’s endured throughout his life.

TheGuardian

Lagos shuts down Third Mainland Bridge again on Friday

 The Lagos State Government will shut down the Third Mainland Bridge for 24 hours from midnight Friday, February 26th to midnight Saturday.

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Oscar-Nominated French Actor Gérard Depardieu Charged With Rape

 French actor Gérard Depardieu has been charged with rape and sexual assault allegedly committed in 2018 against an actress in her 20s.

TheGuardian

Vanessa Bryant Addresses Meek Mill Over “Insensitive” Lyrics

 Vanessa Bryant took to Instagram to call out Meek Mill over a line that many viewed as being disrespectful to late Lakers legend Kobe Bryant.

TheGuardian

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Dr. Dre Raps About Divorce from Estranged Wife and Brain Aneurysm in Preview of New Song

Dr. Dre has new music coming — and it touches on the rapper's turbulent past few months.The new track, which features the music mogul, 56, and his former pupil, KXNG Crooked, was previewed on Monday during an Instagram Live by Dre's longtime affiliate, DJ Silk.

People

“I have a Sugar Mummy and we’re both happy” – Singer, Joeboy reveals

 Award-winning Nigerian singer, Joseph Akinwale Akinfenwa alias Joeboy has revealed he has a ‘Sugar Mummy’ who treats him well.

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Aries Horoscope: February 24, 2021

 Your financial situation is at the forefront now and you will be expected to work hard to achieve your latest goals.

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India's richest family is planning to build the world's largest zoo, and the 280-acre project has already sparked a protest by animal activists

 India's richest family, known for its lavish lifestyle and control of India's most valuable company, has a new venture: building the world's largest zoo.

BUSINESS INSIDER

BBNaija’s Kaisha dazzles in beautiful apparel as she celebrates 25th birthday


 BBNaija star, Umaru Aisha simply known as Kaisha has shared beautiful photos of herself online to mark her 25th birthday.

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Sagittarius Horoscope: February 24, 2021

 The extra energy that you’ve put into your goals is paying off, but physically, you are probably feeling drained. 

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Burna Boy features alongside Messi, Pogba in Pepsi’s advert

 A Track of the Grammy-nominated Afrobeat singer, Burna Boy has featured in Pepsi’s advert, one of the most popular drinks in the world.

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Oklahoma man released early from prison accused in 3 deaths

 An Oklahoma man who had been released early from prison in January as part of a mass commutation effort is now accused of three killings, including the death of a neighbor whose heart he cut out, authorities said.

AP

Virgo Horoscope: February 24, 2021

 Your adrenaline is pumping today and an adventure might do you some good. Step out of your usual setting and expand your mind in order to make the most of this time.

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Actress Uche Ogbodo Knocks Troll Who Criticized Her See-through Outfit

Nollywood actress, UcheOgbodo has found time to reply to a troll who criticized her for wearing a see-through outfit.

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Nigerian Senate confirms Abdulrasheed Bawa as EFCC chairman .



 The Senate screened Abdulrasheed Bawa for the position of EFCC boss - After asking him questions for over an hour, Nigerian lawmakers confirmed his appointment  This comes a week after President Muhammadu Buhari conveyed a letter to the Senate on the matter

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Leo Horoscope: February 24, 2021

 Career change is on the horizon and it appears to be better suited to what you need out of life. If you’re noticing power struggles, stubborn coworkers, and haphazard routines are causing you strife in the workplace, it’s time to start looking for another job.

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Rapper Falz Shows Off His Bald Hairdo


 Popular rapper, actor and activist,Falz the Bahd Guy recently bid adieu to his blonde look and he is now rocking a new hairdo.

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Cryptocurrency aids kidnapping, terrorism, banditry in Nigeria, says ICPC boss .

 A case has been made against cryptocurrencies in Nigeria . The argument, put forward by the ICPC, is that the virtual assets create anonymity for hardened criminals in the country . The commission claimed that bandits, kidnappers and terrorists used the media to cover their identities making investigations into their crimes difficult .

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.Capricorn Horoscope: February 24, 2021

You receive a burst of energy today that heightens your senses and fills you with drive. This restlessness needs an outlet, so you could direct some of your passion toward a physical activity or a love interest, or you may pick up an old project and have it finished much faster than you expected

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Dino Melaye dragged for showing off fake Hublot wristwatch



 Popular Politician, Dino Melaiye has been called out by a blogger for flaunting a fake wristwatch online to impress his fans.

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Dangote to hold Arsenal talks with Kroenke

 Aliko Dangote has been out of the spotlight when it comes to Arsenal Football Club in the past year.That is not entirely unexpected, given the coronavirus pandemic that has swept the globe.However, according to football.london, talks over a potential takeover at Arsenal could start up in the not too distant future.

The Nation

Taurus Horoscope: February 24, 2021

Your impulsivity and optimism could cause you to get a reaction that you weren’t looking for. You may not even be aware of it, but the universe is instilling a confidence in you right now that causes you to think that you can’t fail

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Upcoming cross-dresser, Michelle page challenges Bobrisky to a ‘no makeup’ contest

 An upcoming cross-dresser, Michelle has taken to social media and challenged his senior colleague, Bobrisky, to a ‘no makeup’ contest.

Gistreel

29-year-old still madly in love with 80-year-old husband as she ignores critics .

 The love story of a 29-year-old woman and her 80-year-old husband has been widely covered in South Africa .

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Tuesday, February 23, 2021

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Davido reunites with second daughter, Hailey in America

 Popular songwriter, Davido Adeleke has reconnected with his second daughter, Hailey, in America as the duo share quality time together.

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Rapper Bobby Shmurda Released From Prison

 Brooklyn rapper Bobby Shmurda has been released from prison, the New York State Department of Corrections and Community Supervision has confirmed.

TheGuardian

Scorpio Horoscope: February 23

 It’s important to hear both sides of a story before you jump to conclusions. If someone tells you something shocking about a person you know, don’t be too quick to believe it, especially if it sounds out of character for the other person.

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Strange Occurrences:A star went missing

 Have you ever heard of a massive star just...disappearing? For nearly 2 decades, astronomers studied a star in a galaxy 75 million light years away, reports The Atlantic

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Tiger Woods Injured in Single Car Crash in L.A. Extracted with Jaws of Life

Tiger Woods was hospitalized following a bad single-car accident in L.A. County on Tuesday morning -- with officials requiring the jaws of life to free him from the vehicle.

TMZ

Cancer Horoscope: February 23, 2021

You can trust your body to be honest with you even when your mind is uncertain. Listen to what your gut is trying to tell you and feel the emotions that you’re feeling without judgment.

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RIDDLES:Try to Solve This Pickleball Puzzle

 Kenny, Abby, and Ned got together for a round-robin pickleball tournament, where, as usual, the winner stays on after each game to play the person who sat out that game. At the end of their pickleball afternoon, Abby is exhausted, having played the last seven straight games. Kenny, who is less winded, tallies up the games played:

Kenny played eight games

Abby played 12 games

Ned played 14 games

Who won the fourth game against whom?

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