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Former Education commissioner killed by armed robbers

A former Commissioner for Education in Katsina state, Prof. Halimatu Sa’adiya Idris, is dead.

She was killed by armed robbers along the Abuja-Kaduna expressway yesterday Sunday July 22nd.

According to reports, daredevil armed robbers attacked travellers on the busy road yesterday, killed several of them and allegedly abducted some. The attack occurred near Gidan Busa village, located between Jere and Kateri along the expressway.

Prof. Halimatu Sa’adiya Idris, is dead
Prof. Halimatu Sa’adiya Idris, is dead
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Politics

Lai Mohammed: 80% of what you read on social media is fake

The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has warned Nigerians in the diaspora to be careful of the news they read about Nigeria online because 80% of them are fake.

Lai Mohammed made this known when he met with the Nigerian ambassador to the US, Sylvanus Nsofor, in Washington over the weekend.

“Fake news and misinformation when mixed with hate speech threaten the peace, unity, security and corporate existence of Nigerians. Many people in the diaspora depend a lot on Social media for news about Nigeria. However, 80 percent of what you read on social media is fake. Please, we implore you to visit our website fgnnformation.iapp where you can find information that is genuine about Nigeria. When you go by social media, the impression you get is as if Nigeria is at war and as if Muslims...

Politics

President Trump issues stern warning to the president of Iran

President of the United States of America, Donald Trump has issued a strict warning to the President of Iran, Hassan Rouhani, stating clearly that he would face strict consequence if he keeps threatening the United States.

After President Trump withdrew from the Iranian Nuclear deal, Hassan Rouhani continually expressed his displeasure over the decision to withdraw from the deal it broke in 2015.

However, during a short briefing with Iranian diplomats, Rouhanni cautioned president Trump that "America should know that peace with Iran is the mother of all peace, and war with Iran is the mother of all wars", "Mr Trump, don't play with the lion's tail, this would only lead to regret."

Taking to his twitter page in response to the threat from Rouhani, Trump issued a stern warning declaring the consequence of making...

Entertainment News

Being a pastor doesn’t stop Eucharia Anunobi from promiscuous roles

Actress Eucharia Anunobi has revealed that being a pastor doesn’t stop her from acting roles given to her.

While speaking with Sunday Scoop, the actress said, “Some people think that when you become a minister of the gospel, you are not supposed to have a career. However, being a minister does not stop you from working.

“Since I started acting, I have never taken a break and I am not going there. I think what caused this misconception is that because of the activities of pirates, many movie producers were not publicising our works. So when people don’t see you in movie adverts, they think that you are no longer on the scene.

“As a matter of fact, I just got back from set. Even as a pastor, I can still act a movie like Glamour Girls because my individuality is different from whatever character I portray in a movie....

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