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Video: P Diddy meets Wizkid, hints at visiting Nigeria

Video: P Diddy meets Wizkid, hints at visiting Nigeria

American hip-hop superstar, Sean Combs, alias P Diddy has expressed a desire to come ‘back home’ after meeting Nigerian superstar Ayobami Balogun a.k.a Wizkid. Diddy, who is best known for his hit song, ‘Bad Boy For Life’, shared a video on his Instagram page on Friday following a visit to Wizkid’s home. In the video,

Buhari hosts Macron at Aso Rock

President Muhammadu Buhari and President Emmanuel Macron of France are currently engaged in bilateral talks bordering on security at the presidential villa in Abuja. The French leader and members of his entourage arrived the presidential villa at about 4:35pm. He was received at the forecourt of the presidential villa by Buhari. Others at the forecourt

Ultra-secure lab in Gabon equipped for Ebola studies

At a research facility in Gabon, one isolated building stands behind an electrified fence, under round-the-clock scrutiny by video cameras. The locked-down P4 lab is built to handle the world’s most dangerous viruses, including Ebola. “Only four people, three researchers and a technician, are authorised to go inside the P4,” said virologist Illich Mombo, who

US will not be a migrant camp –Trump

President Donald Trump vowed on Monday that the United States would not become a “migrant camp” as he faced mounting pressure to stop families being separated as a deterrent to illegal immigration. “The United States will not be a migrant camp, and it will not be a refugee holding facility,” Trump said in remarks delivered

Trump, Kim Sign Document to End Summit

United States President Donald Trump on Tuesday signed what he called a “pretty comprehensive” document alongside North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, capping off their historic summit in Singapore. Trump and Kim sat beside one another at a large wooden table in front of a bank of U.S. and North Korean flags to endorse the

Indian billionaire flees to Britain, seeks asylum

Indian billionaire jeweller Nirav Modi, wanted over an alleged massive bank fraud, has fled to Britain where he is seeking asylum, according to a report Monday. Modi, whose celebrity clients have included actress Naomi Watts and Kate Winslet, is accused of involvement in a $1.8 billion scam against Punjab National Bank (PNB), India’s second-largest state-run

Meghan Markle, Prince Harry heavily guarded amidst Taliban threat

Prince Harry was at Camp Bastion in Afghanistan during an assault by the Taliban which killed two US marines. American officials said small arms, rockets and mortars were used to attack the perimeter of the British base, home to troops from several countries. The Taliban said it was a response to an amateur US-made film

How UNICEF lied against Nigerian military – Report

The recent attempt by the United Nations International Children Fund (UNICEF) through its Global Horizontal Notes (GHN) report accusing the Nigerian Military of violating the rights of children in the North East, has been described as a grand plot aimed at destabilising the military operations in the North East, a reliable source has informed this